Jun 12, 2014 — Al-Qaida-linked fighters have taken Mosul and Tikrit, while Kurdish fighters have seized Kirkuk. President Obama says he hasn't ruled out any options for a U.S. response.
Feb 3, 2013 — The coordinated suicide attack targeted the police headquarters in the oil-rich city of Kirkuk. No one has claimed responsibility, but the city is claimed by both Kurds and Arabs.
Jan 23, 2008 — We're trying to get a better picture of Iraq, beyond Baghdad.
Dec 18, 2007 — Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice visits Iraq, unannounced.