Deployment comes one day after US serviceman killed in an Isis rocket attack
The delay was criticised by families of those who died during the eight-year occupation of Iraq between 2003 and 2011
A dreary, inaccurate hatchet job on Tony Blair's legacy infuriates Andy McSmith
David Kilcullen advised General David Petraus on countering the Iraq insurgency
'I wish the first time it was done correctly'
Mr Trump called the Iraq War a 'big, fat mistake'
Exclusive: Letter from human rights organisations warns PM's dismissal of claims 'damages important ongoing work'
More than 1,500 cases of unlawful killing and abuse have been passed to the Iraq Historic Allegations Team established by the MoD
The standards we rightly apply to our armed forces serving in the field are universal, and are there for a reason
Exclusive: The unit established to test allegations of torture and unlawful killings has been overwhelmed with cases
Loading high explosive Paveway bombs onto the RAF’s latest jet - to be dropped on people in Libya who posed no threat to my country - was the final straw in my military career
David Cameron called on all his command of history, Etonian diplomacy and wit to call his opponents “terrorist sympathisers”
A spokesperson for the former Prime Minister has dismissed the claims as 'nonsense'
Labour MPs who despair of Corbyn must think very carefully whether they have heard enough from the PM to justify air strikes
Labour leader will propose 'a different kind of foreign policy – where war is a last resort'
Some say he was a relentless activist who would stop at nothing to overthrow Saddam Hussein. Others blame him for the disastrous 2003 invasion of Iraq. Patrick Cockburn remembers a much-maligned but highly motivated man