If journal editors fail to retract or properly flag data revealed as inaccurate, they leave open the possibility that it'll be cited for years to come.
Looting of Iraq's national museum began on April 10, 2003. At least half of the artefacts taken remain missing and disturbingly, the illegal trade in stolen antiquities has grown in the years since.
After the US invasion brought their dictator down, Iraqis' everyday lives were marked by chaos and violence.
Reportedly passed over for secretary of state because of his moustache, John Bolton has made it into Donald Trump's administration at last.
Coalition forces are careful about how they report civilian deaths. And we think war is painless, as a result.
The revelation that a Bosnian company had broken the arms embargo on Iraq unified three armies which had been fighting each other a decade before.
Why are Iraqi applicants for asylum in the UK treated so much worse than Syrians?
The wars in Syria and Iraq are products of secretive decision-making by the executive. Their disastrous consequences are evidence of the need for war powers reform.
After footage from America's first 'living room war' shocked the public, the government would clamp down on media coverage of future military conflicts.
For-profit corporations are deeply embedded in US national security infrastructure – and they're not going anywhere.
Are Trump’s missile strikes against Syria constitutional? An expert on Congress and foreign policy provides a brief history of how the separation of war powers has blurred over time.
Even when ISIS is defeated, unless different groups can repair their relationship, violent extremism will remain, and peace in Iraq will stay elusive.
As the Trump era begins, Australian are having an overdue debate about the need for greater self-reliance at a time when American power may be receding.
Three key rulings by the UK Supreme Court and their legal implications.
Brexit and Trump aren't to blame. The rise of 'post-truth' is rooted in the middle-classes, not the masses.
America appears as divided over key aspects of foreign policy as it is at home. So how does President-elect Trump hope to handle that divide, and what will be the major issues facing him?
Guerrilla tactics are hampering the advance into Iraq's northern capital.
British prime minister Anthony Eden justified attacking Egypt as necessary to restrain the country's 'dangerous' leader. We still hear similar things before every Western intervention.
There are striking parallels between Eden's handling of Suez and Blair's march into the Iraq War.
British armed forces have to adapt to a changing threat. Small, highly-trained units will be a key part of that.