ISIS

As Daesh loses territory, U.S. and Iraqi military leaders pledge further...

Secretary of Defense Ash Carter and Iraqi Defense Minister Khalid al-Obeidi reaffirmed their commitment to degrading and ultimately defeating Daesh.

Iraqi and American efforts push back Daesh as Iraqis build their...

The U.S. commitment to Iraq’s democracy has not wavered, President Obama affirms as he welcomes Iraqi Prime Minister Haider Al-Abadi to Washington.

Iraqi-American partnership halting and reversing Daesh gains

The Iraqi-U.S. partnership is reversing Daesh's gains. As Vice President Biden said, “ISIL has been defeated at Mosul Dam, Mount Sinjar, and now Tikrit.”

Humanitarian workers targets of terrorism in Syria and Yemen

Terrorists including Daesh (ISIS, ISIL) continue to attack humanitarian relief workers. The U.S. condemns the recent murders in Syria and Yemen.

Global coalition airstrikes take toll on Daesh military capabilities

Daily airstrikes by the global anti-Daesh (ISIS, ISIL) coalition, through Operation Inherent Resolve, continue to wither the terror group’s arsenal in Iraq and Syria.

International group takes aim at Daesh funding

Money is about to become more scarce for Daesh (ISIS, ISIL) terrorists, thanks to the international Counter-ISIL Finance Group.

Archeologists protect Iraqi and Syrian past to benefit the future

Daesh (ISIS, ISIL) terrorists have been destroying the cultural heritage of Iraq and Syria. These archeologists are working to stop them.

Kerry: Daesh is assaulting Iraqi and Syrian heritage

Daesh’s destruction of ancient treasures at Nimrud in Iraq is “an assault on the heritage of the Iraqi and Syrian people by an organization...