Iran Pivots Toward Oil Deal; Expect Iraq To Go Rogue
A member of forces from Iraq's elite Rapid Response Division monitors the area at the site of a suspected mass grave on November 19, 2016 on the outskirts of the village of Tall Adh-Dhahab, located some 10 kilometres (6 miles) south of Mosul. Iraqi ...
Iraq retakes town of Nimrud near ancient Assyrian city, Iraqi military says
On Saturday, Iraqi forces reclaimed the modern town of Nimrud, close to the ancient city, as part of the ongoing battle for Mosul -- ISIS' last major stronghold in Iraq, according to a statement from Iraq's Joint Military Command. Several ISIS ...
Mosul advances prove power of Iraq government: Iran VP
A city west of Mosul is poised to become the 'city of revenge' for Iraq's powerful Shia militias
UN: Iraq faces massive scope of humanitarian need
Iraq's Christians seek autonomous region to build future safe from persecution, as they return to homes and churches ...
“Seeing what they did to your city, your house, your church, you think: Can we live here again?” he asked. “I don't want to leave Iraq but this is a ghost town.” Beyond the physical damage to their villages, Iraqi Christians feel betrayed and ...
Outrage over Army intelligence officer accused of child sex offences in 'witch hunt' against Iraq war veterans
The officer, a father of two with a blemish free record, was interviewed under caution by private investigators working for the Government's controversial unit carrying out criminal inquiries into events in Iraq a decade ago. He faces jail if ...
ISIS likely produced mustard gas used in Syria, Iraq attacks – OPCW chief
The sulfur mustard gas that was used in terrorist attacks in Syria and Iraq might have been manufactured by Islamic State on its own, said Ahmet Uzumcu, head of the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW). The OPCW experts ...
Wall Street Journal
Iraq Now Optimistic About OPEC Oil-Output Deal
Wall Street Journal
Iraq's oil minister said Friday that he is optimistic about OPEC reaching an agreement at its next meeting, a change in tone that suggests the cartel's most recalcitrant member is coming around to the idea of cutting oil output. “I'm really optimistic ...
Iraq's oil contracts make joining OPEC output cut more painful
Iran and Iraq Asked to Freeze, Not Cut, Oil Production
Iran, Iraq Oil Ministers Said to Skirt Energy Talks With Saudis
Counter-ISIL Strikes Hit Terrorists in Syria, Iraq > U.S. ...
Department of Defense
U.S. and coalition military forces continued to attack Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant terrorists in Syria and Iraq, Combined Joint Task Force Operation ...
With Iraq And Mosul, Will Iran Become An Oil Superpower?
Kurdish Peshmerga soldiers fire artillery at Islamic State positions in Bashiqa, east of Mosul, Iraq, Monday, Nov. 7, 2016. Iraqi Kurdish fighters are exchanging heavy fighters with militants as they advance from two directions on a town held by the ...
Battle for Mosul: Iraq asks for UK help to get thermobaric weapons
Mosul Iraq battle: Bad weather slows advance inside city
What is Trump's next move in Iraq?
UN News Centre
Iraq: Sustained funding 'crucial' as Mosul displacement grows, says UN refugee agency
UN News Centre
If needed, UNHCR and its partners, including the Government of Iraq, can potentially host 700,000 people, including a number of shelter solutions outside of camps. But funding for this is crucial, he stressed. So far, more than 5,705 emergency relief ...
Pictures of slain Iran fighters put up on way to Iraq's shrines
Through pictures displayed along the streets of the holy cities of Karbala and Najaf in Iraq, Tehran portrayed the number of Iranian soldiers and militia fighters killed in Syria, which has reached the milestone of 3,000. It has been an Iranian policy ...
Iran closes borders to fuel tankers from Iraq