A Wichita contractor freed after 31 days as a hostage in Iraq last year has died
On the night he died, Russell Frost and his family had hope another surgery might save him. Frost, a private contractor in the Middle East who was kidnapped and held hostage in Iraq for 31 days last year, died Thursday from health complications ...
CIA director sent warning to Iran over threatened US interests in Iraq
CIA director sent warning to Iran over threatened US interests in Iraq. Mike Pompeo says he sent a letter to a top Iranian military official; Pompeo refuses to answer questions on reports he may replace Rex Tillerson. Mike Pompeo was reported to be ...
Mike Pompeo warns Iran against anti-US action in Iraq
CIA Chief Sends Letter To Iranian General Over Threats To US Forces In Iraq
CIA chief Pompeo says he warned Iran's Soleimani over Iraq aggression
He survived the Iraq War, then lost an ugly battle against opioid addiction
About one of every 10 soldiers who returns from Afghanistan and Iraq experiences problems with alcohol and other drugs. • Nearly one out of three veterans who seeks treatment for substance use disorder suffers from post-traumatic stress disorder ...
Iraq after ISIL: 'It was like a ghost town'
Telskof, northern Iraq - Linda Adib Younis' house in the Iraqi town of Telskof has high ceilings, with shelves all the way to the top stacked with trinkets - cuddly toys, ornate porcelain figures, vases. There were even more before she was displaced by ...
France's Macron calls on Iraq to dismantle all militias
“It is essential that there is a gradual demilitarisation, in particular of the Popular Mobilisation that established itself in the last few years in Iraq, and that all militias be gradually dismantled,” he told a Paris news conference held with Iraqi ...
French President Emmanuel Macron backs Iraq talks after Kurdish concessions
Iraq slams calls to disband Hashd al-Shaabi militia alliance
France calls for national dialogue in Iraq
UNAMI Human Rights Office launches Study Tour for NGOs in Iraq and the Kurdistan Region of Iraq
Geneva, Switzerland, 27 November 2017 – The United Nations Assistance Mission for Iraq (UNAMI) Human Rights Office (HRO) launched a Study Tour for NGOs in Iraq and the Kurdistan Region of Iraq (KR-I). The study tour focuses on the Economic and Social ...
UN Casualty Figures for Iraq for the Month of November 2017
117 killed, 264 injured in Iraq in November, says UNAMI
UN casualty figures show conflict in Iraq killed 117 civilians in November
France and UNESCO partnering to promote community reconciliation and peaceful coexistence in Iraq through ...
Baghdad, 29 November 2017 - during a ceremony hosted by the Iraqi Communications and Media Committee (CMC), H. Exc. Mr. Bruno Aubert, Ambassador of France to Iraq and Mrs. Louise Haxthausen, UNESCO Director and Representative to Iraq, signed the ...
France, UNESCO introduce project to promote 'peaceful coexistence' in Kurdistan, Iraq
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Macron calls for 'dialogue' in Iraq and dismantling of militias
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Regional Kurdistan Government Deputy PM Qubad Talabani leaves the Elysee Palace after a meeting with French President Emmanuel Macron on Saturday. PHOTO: THOMAS SAMSON / AFP. AFP. email@example.com · @thelocalfrance. 3 December 2017. 04:14 ...
Pro-Iran factions hope to conquer all in Iraq elections
With around 3 million people (mostly Sunnis) displaced by ongoing instability across the central provinces of Iraq, there has never been a better opportunity for a power-grab by Iran-backed sectarian forces via parliamentary and provincial elections ...
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Anti-ISIS coalition looks to stabilize Iraq and eastern Syria as war winds down
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Retaking Mosul from ISIS (credit: SETH J. FRANTZMAN). “We are approaching a military shift,” says Maj.-Gen. Felix Gedney, the deputy-commander for strategy and support of the US-led coalition. “We are coming to an end of the liberation of Iraq and ...