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US forces in Iraq hit by rockets

US forces in Iraq hit by rockets

World

Tue, Feb 16 2021

The rockets landed in and around a military air base operated by the coalition at Erbil International...

IS claims Baghdad twin bombing that...

IS claims Baghdad twin bombing that...

Middle East

Fri, Jan 22 2021

The first attacker drew a crowd at the bustling market in the capital's Tayaran Square by claiming...

Gunmen kill 11 in attack on Iraqi army...

Gunmen kill 11 in attack on Iraqi army...

World

Mon, Nov 9 2020

The Iraqi military said in a statement that a 'terrorist group' of four elements attacked a post...

Solidarity from Iraq: We want to breathe,...

Solidarity from Iraq: We want to breathe,...

Middle East

Sat, Jun 6 2020

Violence left more than 550 people dead, but virtually no one has been held accountable -- mirroring...

Rockets hit US coalition base in...

Rockets hit US coalition base in...

Middle East

Sun, Feb 16 2020

There were no immediate reports of casualties

Ultra-rare snowfall carpets

Ultra-rare snowfall carpets

World

Tue, Feb 11 2020

Iraqis young and old said it was the first time they had ever seen snow falling in Baghdad

Iraq security forces clash with protesters...

Iraq security forces clash with protesters...

Middle East

Sun, Jan 26 2020

Protesters on Sunday threw petrol bombs and stones at security forces which responded by firing tear...

Iraqi security forces raid Baghdad's...

Iraqi security forces raid Baghdad's...

Middle East

Sat, Jan 25 2020

There were no immediate reports of casualties but at least seven people were wounded in clashes with...

Iraqi militias quit US Embassy in Baghdad...

Iraqi militias quit US Embassy in Baghdad...

World

Thu, Jan 2 2020

Iraq’s military said all protesters had left by the evening

US Embassy in Baghdad evacuated as violent...

US Embassy in Baghdad evacuated as violent...

Middle East

Tue, Dec 31 2019

They threw stones at the gate while others chanted, 'No, no, America! No, no, Trump!'

Iraqi protesters torch buildings, block...

Iraqi protesters torch buildings, block...

Middle East

Thu, Dec 26 2019

Government offices and schools remain closed across almost all of Iraq's south

Talks in Baghdad as violence hits shrine...

Talks in Baghdad as violence hits shrine...

Middle East

Tue, Dec 3 2019

It is part of a larger complex that has been surrounded for days by demonstrators denouncing the rule...

Iraqi forces kill 3 protesters, cleric...

Iraqi forces kill 3 protesters, cleric...

World

Sat, Nov 23 2019

At least 329 people have been killed since the start of mass unrest in Baghdad and southern Iraq in early...

Renewed live fire in Baghdad as blackout,...

Renewed live fire in Baghdad as blackout,...

World

Wed, Nov 6 2019

 On Wednesday, a group of protesters tried to cross a fourth bridge, Al-Shuhada, but were met with...

Iraq protests ramp up, shutting roads,...

Iraq protests ramp up, shutting roads,...

Middle East

Sun, Nov 3 2019

Students took part in sit-ins at their schools, and the national teachers union extended a strike they...

157 dead in Iraq protests

157 dead in Iraq protests

Middle East

Tue, Oct 22 2019

The official toll included 149 civilians and eight members of the security forces killed between October...

As US-Iran tension simmers, rocket fired...

As US-Iran tension simmers, rocket fired...

Middle East

Mon, May 20 2019

The attack came two weeks after US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo warned Iraqi leaders during a surprise...

Iraq caught up in US-Iran tension

Iraq caught up in US-Iran tension

Middle East

Sat, May 18 2019

On the streets of Baghdad, some shrugged off the rising tensions while others worried their country could...

Security official: At least 8 dead in...

Security official: At least 8 dead in...

Middle East

Fri, May 10 2019

There was no immediate claim of responsibility

Iraqi cleric Sadr announces disarmament...

Iraqi cleric Sadr announces disarmament...

Middle East

Sat, Jun 9 2018

Sadr had urged his followers to remain calm after the explosion and ordered his office to investigate...

Election recount, Baghdad bomb fuel...

Election recount, Baghdad bomb fuel...

Middle East

Thu, Jun 7 2018

Iraq's parliament passed a law on Wednesday ordering a nationwide manual recount of votes in the...