Green Zone News
Pentagon Chief Carter Visits Baghdad to Review Anti-ISIS Operation
Footage from the Pentagon press secretary shows U.S. Secretary of Defense Ash Carter's helicopter touching down in what is described as Baghdad's Green Zone.
Bombs Rock Baghdad in Deadliest Day of Violence This Year, Killing 93
ISIS has claimed responsibility for three separate bomb explosions that rocked Baghdad today, killing at least 93 people and injuring at least 165, making it the deadliest day of violence in the Iraqi capital this year, according to The Associated Press. The largest of the car bombings killed 63
State of Emergency Declared in Iraqi Green Zone
Protesters scaled the walls of the heavily fortified Green Zone in Baghdad, calling on the prime minister to end corruption in the Iraqi government.
Iraqi Parliament Approves Partial Cabinet Change Amid 'Million Man March'
Thousands of Iraqis traveled to Baghdad Tuesday to voice their opposition to government leaders, rallying for an end to political corruption. The "million-man march" was called for by influential Shiite cleric Muqtada al-Sadr ahead of a scheduled parliament session to vote on a new government. Many
Inside Iraq's Fight Against ISIS
Oh. Oh yeah. Security here is very tight this hotel was hit by a car bomb and is because they're getting very careful. Check. Look at this this is the whole made. By the car bomb in front of this hotel you can see it just blew out a massive area of the pavement steel reinforced. Three people were
The Anti-Assassin Assassin: Former Spy Says CIA Should Get Out of Business of Killing
Robert Baer's new book makes a case against the effectiveness of assassinations.
Father Relives Day Elliot Rodger Went on Rampage
Act 1: Recalling the Santa Barbara attacks, Peter Rodger says he frantically tried to reach his son.
The Agony of Peter Rodger, a Dad Whose Son Became a Mass Killer
It was in the parking lot of a Home Depot in Isla Vista, Calif., that Peter Rodger would learn that his 22-year-old son Elliot was dead. "I'll remember this forever the rest of my life," Rodger said. "The way [the sheriff] just looked me in the eye, and he said, 'We've found a deceased person and
Inside the U.S. Embassy in Iraq Under Threat
Outside the U.S. Embassy in Baghdad, Iraq, the city is gearing up to fend off the militant Sunni group ISIS, enlisting volunteers to help protect Baghdad from attack. Inside the embassy's Baghdad compound, U.S. employees are waiting for the arrival of 100 U.S. Marines and army troops to help
Sunni Militants Kill Hundreds of Shiite Soldiers
President Obama made a statement assuring there are no plans to put boots on the ground in Iraq.