French Minister: Hundreds of Jihadis Have Returned From Iraq and Syria
Hundreds of jihadi militants have returned to France from Iraq and Syria, France's interior minister said on Sunday. In an interview with French newspaper Le Journal du Dimanche, Gerard Collomb said that an estimated 271 radical Islamists who fought ...
France has seen 271 jihadi militants return from Iraq and Syria: minister
High alert in France as nearly 300 militants return from Iraq, Syria
More than 270 returnees from Iraq and Syria under investigation in France
Trump's War On ISIS 'Dramatically Accelerated' Coalition Gains in Iraq And Syria
Brett McGurk, the special presidential envoy for the global coalition to defeat ISIS, in a briefing with reporters said that Trump's strategy in the battle against the jihadist group in Iraq and Syria had “dramatically accelerated” progress in the ...
New report sheds light on civilian deaths in Iraq & Syria
Abadi rejects al-Sadr call to dissolve Hashd al-Shaabi
Haidar al-Abadi, Iraqi prime minister, has rejected a call by Muqtada al-Sadr, the oowerful Iraqi Shia leader, to dissolve a controversial militia involved in battling the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) group. Hashd al-Shaabi, a Shia unit ...
Iraq's Hashd forces reject call to come under state control
Addressing Iranian Influence in Iraq
Leading Iraqi Clerics Call For Dismantling Iran-Backed Shi'ite Militias
Iraq Secures $195 Million Japanese Loan for Electricity Sector - The ...
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Japan has agreed to lend Iraq up to $195 million for a project to help repair a thermal power station in the southern province of Basra, an Iraqi government ...
Iraq: Mosul Humanitarian Response: Weekly Explosive Incidents Report (30 July - 05 August 2017)
Iraqi Military Forces launched airstrikes on ISIS positions near Iraqi-Syrian border, which destroyed weapons and munitions cache belonging to ISIS. Iraqi Security Forces with the cooperation of civilians managed to arrest 12 ISIS who sneaked from the ...
For Iraq's Kurds, independence looks tantalisingly close
Next month, Iraq's Kurds head to the polls in an eagerly-awaited independence referendum. Ahead of the vote, on September 25th, the country's Kurdistan Regional Government is searching for inspiration from abroad. Brexit, unsurprisingly, is an obvious ...
Kurdish Miss Iraq Vian Sulaimani stripped of title
Kurdish PM: Kurds Have 'Completely Lost Hope' in Iraq
Iraq's Kirkuk province spurns plan to ship its oil to Iran
Smart Moves on Iraq's Economy
When American journalists and policymakers talk about Iraq, their focus is overwhelmingly on security. Will Iraqi forces mop up the remnants of the Islamic State? Will Iran extend and formalize its influence in Iraq (as the Iranian and Iraqi Defense ...
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Iraq: Salvaging history – Dominican priest saves historic manuscripts from IS *EXCLUSIVE*
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BEIRUT, LEBANON (5:00 P.M.) – A Dominican Priest likened rescuing thousands of manuscripts from the so-called Islamic State (IS, formerly ISIS/ISIL) to 'saving history' after he salvaged the books from Iraq's largest Christian city, Qaraqosh, three ...
Iraq urges international coordination to free remaining IS-held areas
BAGHDAD, Aug. 6 (Xinhua) -- Iraqi parliament on Sunday called for further coordination with the U.S.-led international coalition to regain control of the remaining regions still held by the Islamic State (IS) militants. A statement by the Iraqi ...
At least 170 IS fighters killed in army airstrikes, north of Salahuddin
Ex-Blackwater Guard's Conviction in Iraq Massacre Overturned, Appeals Court Rules
Nicolas Slatten, 33, was convicted in April 2015 of first-degree murder by a federal jury in Washington, D.C., but now gets a retrial in the case. Three former guards with the private military company who were found guilty in the same incident — each ...
Blackwater guard gets murder conviction tossed in Iraq massacre
Murder conviction in Blackwater Iraq shooting case thrown out
Maryville guard granted chance at new sentence in appeal from deadly Iraq shooting case