No big New Year's celebrations for Iraq's displaced
BARTELLA, Iraq – There were no big New Year's celebrations for the Iraqi men, women and children who narrowly escaped the fighting in Mosul, only to wait for hours under armed guard while the fighting-age males among them were cleared of links to the ...
Coalition Strikes Continue Against ISIL in Syria, Iraq
Iraq forces hold 60% of east Mosul, draw U.S. praise, face close-quarters fight west of Tigris
Iraq forces retook over 60% of east Mosul: commander
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IS Launches Attack in Southern Iraq, Killing 7
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Iraqi security forces inspect the site of a bomb attack at a police checkpoint near the southern Iraqi city of Najaf, Iraq, Jan. 1, 2017. Authorities say seven people were kllled and at least 15 people wounded in an attack Sunday near the town of ...
Suicide bombers kill 9 south of Iraq's capital
Iraq Baghdad: 28 dead as twin bombs rip through market
Islamic State attack on Iraq police checkpoint kills seven, shows guerrilla-style capability
The Many Armies of Iraq: If ISIS Goes, Do They Turn on Each Other?
ERBIL, Iraq — Two injured Iraqi soldiers stretched on hospital beds were still in their uniforms, a haphazard mix of mismatched camouflage in the military ward of a hospital north of Mosul. The walls were peach-colored, as if painted for some other ...
Iraq Seeks To Double Crude Production, Rivaling Saudi Arabia
Iraq recently awarded seven contracts to increase its production by over 4.7 million barrels per day (mmbd) in the years ahead. Lukoil (OTCPK:LUKOY), the largest oil firm in Russia, signed a deal to develop one of the world's largest untapped oil ...
Saddam Hussein's death was supposed to mark a 'new era' for Iraq. It didn't last five minutes.
In a statement shortly after the execution, President George W. Bush said that while the execution wouldn't immediately end the sectarian violence already tearing apart Iraq, it would mark “an important milestone on Iraq's course to becoming a ...
Why Is Iraq At War? Saddam Hussein Was Executed 10 Years Ago For Crimes Against Humanity, But Violence Continues
ISIS, sectarian conflict & chaos: Iraq 10 years after Saddam Hussein's death
A decade after Saddam Hussein's hanging what has changed in Iraq
Iraq Becomes Top Foreign Destination
Iraq was the top foreign destination of Iranians in the first half of the current Iranian year (started March 20), knocking Turkey down to second place, the tourism deputy at Iran's Cultural Heritage, Handicrafts and Tourism Organization said. Speaking ...
France's Hollande to visit French troops in Iraq
President Francois Hollande said he would on Monday visit French troops fighting Islamic State jihadists in Iraq, as he warned that the terrorist threat within France was still alive. "We are not yet finished with the scourge of terrorism. We must ...
France's Hollande says to visit Iraq Monday
French president says to visit Iraq Monday
Hollande to Visit Iraq on Monday to Meet With French Servicemen
Humanitarian Overview of Five Hard-to-Reach Areas in Iraq, December 2016
The intensification of military operations in the summer of 2016 has been accompanied by an escalating humanitarian crisis. Iraq currently hosts roughly 3 million IDPs2 of which the vast majority are from Anbar, Ninewa and Salah al-Din governorates.
Iraq resumes Mosul operation after a two-week lull
Iraqi troops backed by US-led air strikes have pushed deeper into eastern Mosul after a two-week lull in the operation to retake the city held by the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL, also known as ISIS) group. Staff Lieutenant-General ...
After Mosul, Will Iraq's Shiite Militias Head to Syria?
Iraq's PM says ISIS could be defeated 'within 3 months'
After Mosul fight against ISIS stalls, Iraq sends reinforcements
Iraq: Twin blasts rip through central Baghdad; 28 killed, 54 wounded
"The available data indicate that Iraq requires three months to eliminate Daesh," Haider al-Abadi told a televised news conference, referring to the jihadist group by an Arabic acronym. Previously, he had vowed that the IS-occupied city of Mosul would ...