Secretary of State John Kerry is in northern Iraq urging the leaders of the Kurdistan region to stand with Baghdad in an attempt to hold Iraq together as a country. CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera reports the latest in the crisis.
If Iraqi Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki stays in power, expect more fighting. But a replacement will be just as telling.
Iraqi Kurdistan needs Turkey’s political and security support to emerge as an independent state, says former White House adviser David L. Phillips.
Morris Reid, managing director at Mercury, comments on the latest developments in Iraq and says that ultimately the U.S will "step up and do the right thing."
CNBC's Patti Domm sits down with CNBC Chief International Correspondent Michelle Caruso-Cabrera to discuss her recent travels to Iraq and her take on the big concerns over oil.
Providing his perspective on Iraq, former U.S. Secretary of Defense William Cohen, says the most important thing to do is sure up the defenses in Jordan and Saudi Arabia to prevent ISIS from destabilizing both countries.
As long as the Sunni insurgency remains contained in the northern part of Iraq, pressure on oil prices may start to ease soon, says Jason Feer, COO, Americas at Argus Media.
Dennis Gartman of "The Gartman Letter" says oil traders should keep a close eye on Nigeria.
Discussing how turmoil in Iraq could impact gas prices, with John Hofmeister, former president Shell Oil Company and founder and CEO of Citizens for Affordable Energy. Hofmeister says he is worried about the U.S. taking this event seriously and doing something to protect Americans from volatility and uncertainty.
Secretary of State John Kerry is meeting with Iraqi officials to try and get them to form a new government as ISIS captures more towns. NBC's Ayman Mohyeldin reports the latest from the besieged country.
CNBC's Sue Herera, Simon Hobbs and Julia Boorstin, look at today's "Power Lunch" stories, including a study on "rich people problems."
Discussing oil's next move amid crisis in Iraq, with Peter Amandio, Chicago Energies President.
More Iraqi cities have fallen to the heavily armed al-Qaida linked Sunni group. CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera has the details.
NBC's Ayman Mohyeldin reports Secretary of State John Kerry has arrived in Iraq and has met with Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki. Mohyeldin says ISIS fighters have taken control of the border between Syria and Iraq.
Secretary of State John Kerry has arrived in Baghdad to meet with top Iraqi officials, reports NBC News' Ayman Mohyeldin. ISIS fighters continued to take territory along the Jordanian, Syrian and Iraqi borders, over the weekend.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis provides insight to oil and gas prices, and the status of the Iraqi oil supply.
We need to do whatever we can for the Kurds up in the north, says Sen. Ron Johnson, (R-Wis.), sharing his thoughts on the political turmoil sweeping Iraq and what the U.S. should do to help.
John Kingston, Platts Global director of news, provides insight on oil production in Iraq as the ongoing crisis prompts some cutbacks in northern production.
David Phillips, "The Kurdish Spring" author, explains why the U.S. needs a plan on the Iraq crisis and should foster a relationship with Turkey.
CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera reports Secretary John Kerry is urging Iraqi PM Nouri al-Maliki to form an inclusive government.