He was there on a counterterrorism operation against the Islamic State.
The U.S. secretly backed both Iran and Iraq in their 1980s war. Their current alliance now spells trouble for American policy in the Middle East.
Ten U.S. military personnel were aboard the aircraft flown by pilots from the elite 160th Special Operations Aviation Regiment.
After meeting the man who abused her under ISIS captivity, Ashwaq Ta'lo said she "decided to return to Kurdistan and never go back to Germany."
Ameen is believed to have assassinated a police officer in the town of Rawah in 2014 while fighting for ISIS.
Some militants are still fighting while others are "hiding out in sympathetic communities and urban areas," according to a new U.N. report.
The antiques will be given to Iraqi Ambassador Salih Husain Ali in a formal ceremony at the British Museum on Friday.
Upstream Turkey controls the flow of the Euphrates and Tigris Rivers, and a new report details why it's creating tensions with Iraq and Syria.
"There has been a marked deterioration in coalition ability to recognize civilian harm," war monitor Airwars said.
"The United States has a lot of policies in place to protect veterans and active duty and their families, and it is absolutely, incredibly, frustrating that these are not being made available to the wife of a decorated veteran..."
ISIS claims shooter Faisal Hussain was a "soldier" of its "caliphate," but authorities are skeptical.
Rapper I-NZ's "This Is Iraq" is a dark, satirical and politically charged assault on the U.S. invasion of Iraq and the violence that has ensued there ever since.
Iran's Ayatollah Ali Khamenei said Mecca "belongs to all Muslims," and their security during Hajj was a God-given right that Saudi Arabia fails to uphold.
The U.S.-led coalition said its warplanes or "partnered forces" may have been behind strikes that killed up to 28 civilians in eastern Syria.
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani's hardline rhetoric is earning him a key ally among the country's military elite.
Shrinking ISIS pockets house the last of the jihadis that once ruled half of both Syria and Iraq.
The Iraqi authorities are fast-tracking trials for prisoners in the war against ISIS, including European women who traveled to Iraq to marry fighters for the group.
Opposition negotiator Nasr al-Hariri said such "U.S. silence" could only be due to a "malicious deal" made between foreign powers involved in Syria's war.
The U.S.-led coalition battling ISIS has denied responsibility for the strikes.
Sarah Idan and her family received death threats after the beauty queen posted a photo with Miss Israel in 2017.
The fire damaged a warehouse complex holding half of Baghdad's votes from last month's disputed Iraqi parliamentary election.
U.S. allies in Iraq are also supporting the operation.
An Iranian Revolutionary Guards official said his forces were in Iraq and Syria legally, and "if anyone should leave the region, it would be the meddlesome U.S."