Channels
CHANNEL 4 4SEVEN E4 MORE4 FILM4 4MUSIC 4oD
stage

Iraq

Show:

article 01 October 2014 World, Iraq
Watch the missiles fall: British jets hit IS in Iraq
Watch the missiles fall: British jets hit IS in Iraq

Channel 4 News witnesses RAF fighter jets carry out an air strike in Iraq as part of the US-led mission against the Islamic State group, as British forces ramp up their campaign.

post 30 September 2014
Read more from Jonathan Rugman his blog British strikes on Islamic State group begin: the view from Iraq

As RAF Tornados carry out their first strikes against Islamic State militants, I report on what this means on the ground from Dohuk, northern Iraq.

article 29 September 2014 World, Iraq
News
Darshna Soni by Can returning jihadis be reintegrated into society?

While the UK imposes stringent measures on returning jihadis, some countries are more liberal. Channel 4 News obtains rare footage of a Danish programme that seeks to bring them back into the fold.

article 29 September 2014 UK, Iraq
News
Islamic State group and Iraqi army clash near Baghdad

Islamic State group militants are said to be just one mile away from Baghdad - despite Iraqi ground forces holding them back in a key town near the city.

video 28 September 2014 World, Iraq

Please wait while this video loads. If it doesn't load after a few seconds you may need to have Adobe Flash installed.

Airstrikes against IS continue - as new threat is issued

Allied airstrikes are hitting more Islamic State targets in Syria - striking three makeshift oil refineries near the Turkish border. Jonathan Rugman has been with Peshmerga fighters in northern Iraq.

video 27 September 2014 World, Iraq

Please wait while this video loads. If it doesn't load after a few seconds you may need to have Adobe Flash installed.

Iraq mission 'politicial', says former SAS commander - video

Richard Williams, former SAS commander in Iraq and Afghanistan, says air force action alone cannot win the US-led fight against the Islamic State group.

article 27 September 2014 World, Bahrain
UK jets hit Islamic State in Iraq
UK fighter jets fly into Iraq on combat mission

British Tornado fighter jets fly into Iraq ready to carry out air strikes against the Islamic State group, but the Ministry of Defence says no targets were hit in the first approved combat operation.

article 27 September 2014 World, Iraq
US warplane (Reuters)
Will oil strikes hurt Syrian civilians?

An aid agency warns that the US-led bombing campaign against the Islamic State group could knock out the electricity supply to Syrian hospitals.

video 26 September 2014 UK, Iraq

Please wait while this video loads. If it doesn't load after a few seconds you may need to have Adobe Flash installed.

Do we want boots on the ground in Iraq? - video

Tom Blundell from the Royal British Legion, speaking from Wootton Bassett, says "boots on the ground" are needed. Latif al-Habib, from Swindons Islamic Centre, says should we stick to air strikes.

To read news stories from other countries, please select a country from the list below.