Saudi Arabia to reopen border with Iraq after 27 years
Sohaib al-Rawi, the governor of Iraq's southwestern Anbar province, whose staff was on hand for the ceremonies, said the Iraqi government had deployed troops to protect the desert route leading to Arar and called its opening a "significant move" to ...
Shiite Iraq Cleric Key Player in Sunni Attempts to Curb Iran
Iraq's Shiites Test Iran
What's next for GCC-Iraq ties after Sadr's UAE visit?
Thousands flee as Iraq steps up airstrikes on IS-held town
FILE - in this Sunday, May 29, 2016 file photo, Iraqi security forces and allied Popular Mobilization forces fire artillery during fight against Islamic State militants in Fallujah, Iraq. Iraq's mostly Shiite militia forces say they will participate in ...
Thousands flee as Iraq steps up airstrikes on Islamic State-held town
Tal Afar and the surrounding area is one of the last pockets of IS-held territory in Iraq after victory was declared in July in Mosul, the country's second-largest city. The town, about 93 miles east of the Syrian border, sits along a major road that ...
Iraq bombing Islamic State-held Tal Afar ahead of assault: Iraqi military spokesman
Iraq army launches aerial offensive against IS-controlled Tal Afar
Iraq is preparing to take Tal Afar, here's why it matters
Tipping the Scales of Political Power in Iraq
Iraq's political parties will have to balance the financial and political support they accept from external patrons such as Iran, Turkey and the Gulf states with the kind of nationalism voters in the country increasingly demand. To that end, Iraq's ...
Iraq minister faces questions over trade corruption allegations
BAGHDAD (Reuters) - Iraq's parliament on Tuesday questioned acting Trade Minister Salman al-Jumaili over corruption allegations linked to the ministry, mostly stemming from a deal to import Indian rice in 2016. The minister, a Sunni Muslim in a ...
Pentagon: US soldiers killed in Iraq were casualties of artillery "mishap"
WASHINGTON -- A Pentagon spokesman says the two U.S. soldiers killed Sunday in Iraq were casualties of a U.S. artillery "mishap. The soldiers have been identified as 22-year-old Sgt. Allen L. Stigler Jr. of Arlington, Texas, and 30-year-old Sgt. Roshain E.
Brooklyn sergeant among two killed in Iraq mortar accident
Two Fort Bragg paratroopers killed in Iraq
Pentagon identifies two soldiers killed in artillery incident in Iraq
Three years ago, the Islamic State massacred Yazidis in Iraq. Why?
Three years ago this month, the Islamic State started a systematic attack against the Kurdish-speaking Yazidi minority based in the Sinjar area of northwestern Iraq. We now have a better understanding of the militant group's patterns of violence and ...
2 US Soldiers Killed in Iraq in Combat Operations
New York Times
BAGHDAD — Two American soldiers were killed while conducting combat operations in Iraq, the United States military said in a statement on Sunday, adding that “initial reports indicate the incident was not due to enemy contact.” Five other soldiers ...
2 US Service Members Killed, 5 Injured In Northern Iraq
Two US service members killed, five others injured in Iraq
Pentagon cites artillery 'mishap' in 2 US deaths in Iraq
Iraq oil city governor quits, travels to Iran after corruption investigation
BAGHDAD (Reuters) - The governor of the oil city of Basra has stepped down and gone to Iran after Iraq's anti-corruption body began investigating graft allegations against him, people close to him and officials said on Tuesday. Iraq's Integrity ...
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Soldier killed in Iraq remembered in Brooklyn as proud, respectful man
A U.S. solider killed in Iraq is remembered in Brooklyn community as a proud, respectful man. NY1's Clodagh McGowan filed the following report. On a quiet block in Canarsie, home to many veterans, a family is mourning the death of one of their own.
Army sergeant from Brooklyn killed in Iraq
NY flags lowered in honor of Brooklyn soldier killed in Iraq
Brooklyn Sergeant Killed During 'Mishap' In Iraq, Army Says