ISIS's Last Stand Falls In Iraq, Prime Minister Says
After ISIS swept into Iraq in the summer of 2014, it managed to overtake nearly a third of its territory, according to an Associated Press tally. But Iraqi forces, alongside the U.S.-led military coalition, battled to regain ground, capped by this ...
Iraq says war against ISIS is over: 'Your land' is liberated
Iraq Prime Minister Declares Victory Over ISIS
PM announces on state TV Iraq's war against IS has ended
Iraq and Iran sign Kirkuk oil swap deal
BAGHDAD (Reuters) - Iraq has agreed to swap up to 60,000 barrels per day of crude produced from the northern Iraqi Kirkuk oilfield for Iranian oil, Iraqi Oil Minister Jabar al-Luaibi said on Saturday. The agreement signed by the two countries provides ...
UN: Oil-for-Food Program in Iraq fully implemented
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Shia militias in Iraq threaten US and Israel after Jerusalem move
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Shia militias in Iraq threaten US and Israel after Jerusalem move. Shia fighters gather to fight against Islamic State militants in al-Fatha northeast of Baiji, October 18, 2015. (photo credit: THAIER AL-SUDANI/REUTERS). Qais al-Khazali, the leader of ...
Iraqi Kurdistan PM Keen to Repair Relations with Iraq and Neighbors
'If we do nothing, there will be many more tragedies': Iraq issues warning as Arab foreign ministers slam Trump at ...
'If we do nothing, there will be many more tragedies': Iraq issues warning as Arab foreign ministers slam Trump at emergency meeting over his Israel decision. In speech after speech, Arab League officials spoke furiously of Trump's move; Iraq's foreign ...
Trump's Jerusalem decision could incite extremists, Iraq warns
Iraq declares final victory over ISIS
Iraq declares final victory over ISIS. Dec. 9, 2017 3:01 PM ET |By: Yoel Minkoff, SA News Editor. Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi declared final victory over Islamic State on Saturday, three years after the militant group captured about a third of ...
After fighting common enemy ISIS, how will rising tensions between US and Iran affect Iraq?
In a 2016 offensive to take Mosul back from ISIS, the U.S. and Iran fought on the same side without ever publicly acknowledging it. The militant group defeated, both countries still have a stake in Iraq and tensions have been rising. Special ...
This Iran-backed militia helped save Iraq from ISIS. Now Washington wants them to disband
It was Soleimani who led many of the PMF brigades in a three-year ground campaign that overpowered ISIS and eventually set the stage for Iraqi forces to defeat the extremist group in Mosul, its last major stronghold in Iraq. This is the town of ...
Russian Military Wants to Help Trump Destroy ISIS in Iraq
Russia has offered to assist the U.S. in the final stages of the fight against the Islamic State militant group (ISIS) in Iraq after Moscow declared total victory against the jihadis in neighboring Syria. Russia has long questioned the effectiveness ...
Iraq Study Group papers of Lee Hamilton available digitally through IU Libraries
"The Iraq Study Group marked a serious effort by Congress to examine the conduct of the Iraq War and to play its proper role by providing oversight of American foreign policy," Hamilton said. "I am grateful to Indiana University Libraries for ...
Does Iran's deep religious influence in Iraq translate to politics?
But, first, we begin tonight a three-part series we're calling Iran Rising in Iraq. Special correspondent Reza Sayah and videographer Gelareh Kiazand, in partnership with the Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting, traveled throughout Iraq to examine the ...