Iraq says ISIS leader Abu Mohammed al-Adnani wounded in airstrike
While Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, as the caliph of the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria, has been the terror group's unquestioned leader, Adnani has been perhaps its most public figure, having made several audio recordings. He has been floated as its next ...
Iraq: ISIS spokesman wounded in airstrike
Iraq military says ISIS spokesman Adnani wounded: state TV
A Test For Iraq Amidst The Saudi-Iranian Rivalry
Given the current state of the region, it is easy to expect things to go from bad to worse in Iraq because of the events over the weekend, but that may be a hasty conclusion that ignores the weight of Prime Minister Abadi's role as “reconciler” and a ...
Turkey's interests in Iraq could be threatened over troop dispute
Iraq Caught In Saudi-Iran Crossfire
Iraq offers to help diffuse Iran-Saudi rift
Iraq confronts a new enemy—the Persian Gulf
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At the Huweza Station for Marsh Research in southern Iraq, Badir Albadran pulls out a Swiss Army knife, cuts a plastic soda bottle in half, and fills it with river water. Using a pocket salinity meter, the geologist at the University of Basra pegs the ...
Iraq in delicate balancing act amid Saudi-Iranian feud
BAGHDAD — Amid rising tensions between Iran and Saudi Arabia, one country has stayed noticeably out of the fray. Wedged between the two foes, Iraq is concerned that the conflict between its neighbors could further destabilize the country, where the ...
Iraq Offers to Mediate Dispute Between Saudi Arabia and Iran
Iraq offers to mediate between Saudi and Iran, fearing for ISIS campaign
Iraq offers to mediate in Saudi Arabia-Iran row
Two refugees from Iraq living in US arrested on terrorism-related charges
Two Palestinian men who were born in Iraq and came to the United States as refugees have been arrested in connection with terrorism investigations, federal prosecutors said Thursday. Aws Mohammed Younis Al-Jayab, 23, of Sacramento, Calif., was ...
US approves $800 million sale of Hellfire missiles to Iraq
The Defense Security Cooperation Agency, which oversees foreign arms sales, told lawmakers the government of Iraq had asked to buy 5,000 of the air-to-ground missiles and 10 training missiles. The missiles would contribute to the United States ...
Iraq approved for 5000 Hellfire missiles as US boosts output
Iraq requests Hellfire and Captive Air Training missiles
The BRICS Post
'Iraq has been defined by the people's resilience'
The BRICS Post
For over 50 years, Iraq has been defined by the resilience of its people. Multiple generations have withstood attacks on their communities through the undermining of democracy, dictatorship, war, sanctions and most recently, a complete collapse of the ...
Ramadi Grapples With Scars of War After Its Return to Iraqi Hands
Has Ankara abandoned Iraq's Turkmens?
When I was touring the museum at the Imam Ali Shrine in Karbala in Iraq recently, a coffin was brought into the shrine's mausoleum. The coffin contained the body of a young Turkmen killed in a clash with the Islamic State (IS). Nowadays the coffins of ...
Voice of America
Flow of Foreign Fighters to Iraq, Syria Unrelenting
Voice of America
Western efforts to stem the flow of foreign fighters to the conflict in Syria and Iraq are starting to have an impact, but would-be militants are still finding their way to the battlefront. According to the most recent estimate, more than 34,000 ...
'About 2500' IS fighters killed in Iraq and Syria last month
"In December, we estimate approximately 2,500 enemy fighters were killed in coalition air strikes across Iraq and Syria," Baghdad-based military spokesman Colonel Steve Warren told Pentagon reporters. He said that since coalition air strikes began in ...
Saudi-Iran Feud Poses Threat to Iraq's Effort to Combat ISIS
ISIS in TURMOIL as terror group loses huge swathes of territory in Iraq and Syria
'About 2500' ISIS fighters killed in Iraq and Syria last month