1. Iraqi forces dig in to keep militants from capturing Baghdad
    If the Sunni Muslim insurgents lurking west of Baghdad decide to rush the Iraqi capital, Ahmed Ali knows the quickest route runs past his fruit stand.
  2. A look at Iraqi politicians considered possible candidates to replace embattled prime minister
    This combination of four file photos shows Iraqi politicians clockwise from top left: Bayan Jabr, Ayad Allawi, Ahmad Chalabi, Ibrahim al-Jaafari.
  3. Iraq cobbling together makeshift air force to fight ISIS