NBC's Duncan Golestani, reports the Iraqi parliament's deputy speaker Haider al-Abadi has been announced as the country's new Prime Minister by President Fuad Masum.
Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton criticized President Obama's Syria policy. CNBC's John Harwood reports Hillary Clinton is putting distance between her and President Obama.
Discussing the high risks for energy executives in choosing to drill in Iraq, and whether Russia would be a better bet, with Carl Larry, Oil Outlooks & Opinions President.
Ethnic minorities try to flee ISIS attacks in Iraq, reports CNBC's Tyler Mathisen. CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis provides insight on Iraq's oil production, and Michelle-Caruso-Cabrera, discusses the Kurdistan region's next big move in oil.
The US airstrikes in Iraq came just in time; here's what needs to happen next, says former White House adviser David L. Phillips.
With chaos increasing in the Middle East, CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis reports oil giants like Chevron and Exxon Mobile are cutting staff in the region, but the oil supply remains steady.
Discussing the political crisis in Iraq, Rep. Ed Royce chairman of the House Foreign Affairs Committee, (R-Calif.), says Iraq needs to establish some kind of competent leadership and replacing Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki is a step in the right direction.
New prime minister Haider al-Abadi called on Iraqis to unite against the "barbaric" campaign waged by Islamic State militants.
NBC's Duncan Golestani, reports the Iraqi parliament has chosen deputy speaker Haider al-Abadi to become Prime Minister as current Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki says he will not give up power willingly.
Douglas Ollivant, New America Foundation, and Dan Senor, Foreign Policy Initiative, discuss the ongoing crisis in Iraq, and President Obama's next move.
NBC's Duncan Golestani, reports the latest details on the growing crisis in Iraq as Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki announces he will not allow the newly-elected president to take over, as the U.S. steps up airstrikes against militant group ISIS.
Neil Atkinson, head of analysis at Lloyd's List Intelligence, says there is "loads of oil" in the world and prices are likely to fall despite continued geopolitical tensions.
William Martel, Associate Professor of International Security Studies at Tufts University, says people in Iraq feel that Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki isn't serving the interests of the country.
James Dorsey, Senior Fellow at the S Rajaratnam School of International Studies, discusses the effectiveness of the U.S. air strikes and air drops of humanitarian aid in Iraq.
Mark Keenan, Cross Commodity Research Strategist at Societe Generale, expects oil prices to stay low as supplies remain unaffected. He later explains his bearish stance on gold prices moving forward.
Discussing the risks to crude supply amid ISIS events, and the next catalyst to move oil, with John Kingston, Platts director of news.
CNBC's Hampton Pearson reports on the two confirmed airstrikes in Iraq.
Discussing Iraqi Prime Minister Nouri Al-Maliki's idea of success there, and the U.S. efforts against ISIS, with Retired 4-star General Barry McCaffrey, and Thomas Sanderson, Center For Strategic and International Studies.
The Pentagon is confirming the two U.S. airstrikes in Iraq Friday. Insight with CNBC's Eamon Javers.
U.S. military warplanes launched another round of airstrikes against an Islamic State target in Iraq, American officials tell NBC News.