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In Iraq, no resting place for coronavirus...

In Iraq, no resting place for coronavirus...

World

Mon, Mar 30 2020

'We couldn't hold a funeral for him and haven't been able to bury his body, even though it's...

Rockets hit Iraq's Green Zone, US-led...

Rockets hit Iraq's Green Zone, US-led...

Middle East

Thu, Mar 26 2020

An Iraqi security source told AFP the intended target appeared to be the US embassy

Iraq’s Shia defy curfews to commemorate...

Iraq’s Shia defy curfews to commemorate...

Middle East

Sat, Mar 21 2020

On Friday, his representative issued another rare statement urging Muslims to abide by medical advice...

Iraq names new PM as rockets hit base...

Iraq names new PM as rockets hit base...

Middle East

Tue, Mar 17 2020

President Barham Saleh said he had nominated Zurfi to replace outgoing premier Adel Abdel Mahdi

New rockets target Iraq base where US,...

New rockets target Iraq base where US,...

Middle East

Sat, Mar 14 2020

At t least 33 rockets hit Iraqi air defence units at the Taji air base on Saturday

Coronavirus: Middle Eastern countries...

Coronavirus: Middle Eastern countries...

Foreign Affairs

Thu, Mar 12 2020

On arrival visas suspended for China, South Korea, Iran and Italy in a bid to control the spread of coronavirus,...

US, UK troops among 3 dead in Iraq rocket...

US, UK troops among 3 dead in Iraq rocket...

World

Thu, Mar 12 2020

Wednesday's attack on the Taji air base was the 22nd on US installations in Iraq

Pentagon linguist exposed US informants...

Pentagon linguist exposed US informants...

World

Thu, Mar 5 2020

An indictment said Mariam Taha Thompson, 61, formerly of Rochester, Minnesota, was a contract linguist...

Iraq crisis deepens after PM-designate...

Iraq crisis deepens after PM-designate...

Middle East

Mon, Mar 2 2020

Iraq has been in legal limbo since outgoing premier Adel Abdel Mahdi stepped down in December, as the...

Iraq parliament postpones confidence...

Iraq parliament postpones confidence...

Middle East

Sat, Feb 29 2020

Kurds and Sunnis are also opposed to a non-binding vote passed by parties representing the Shiite majority...

Iraqi Kurds rally against 'corruption'...

Iraqi Kurds rally against 'corruption'...

Middle East

Sun, Feb 23 2020

On Saturday, thousands took to the streets of the city to decry tough living conditions in a region which...

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

Iraq protest camps splinter over cleric's...

Iraq protest camps splinter over cleric's...

Middle East

Mon, Feb 3 2020

Most young protesters have rejected Allawi as too close to the ruling elite but powerful cleric Moqtada...

Iraqi president names new PM, dividing...

Iraqi president names new PM, dividing...

Middle East

Sun, Feb 2 2020

Protesters in Hillah blocked off all roads leading into the city and chanted, 'Allawi is not the...

Stalemate over Iraq PM pick as deadline...

Stalemate over Iraq PM pick as deadline...

Middle East

Sat, Feb 1 2020

Faced with pressure from the street and from the Shia religious leadership, Prime Minister Adel Abdel...

Sistani condemns use of force against...

Sistani condemns use of force against...

World

Fri, Jan 31 2020

'It is imperative to hurry and hold an early election for the people to have their say, and for the...

Violence escalates in Iraq as government...

Violence escalates in Iraq as government...

Middle East

Tue, Jan 28 2020

Ambassadors of 16 countries in Baghdad including the United States, France and Britain condemned the...

Iraq protesters rebuild torched camps...

Iraq protesters rebuild torched camps...

Middle East

Mon, Jan 27 2020

The attack, which wounded one person, marked a dangerous shift after volleys of rockets in recent months...

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...

Thousands protest in Iraq to demand...

Thousands protest in Iraq to demand...

World

Fri, Jan 24 2020

'If all this is implemented, we will deal with it as a non-occupying country - otherwise it will...