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US agrees to move 'remaining combat...

US agrees to move 'remaining combat...

Middle East

Thu, Apr 8 2021

The moves come amid near-daily rocket fire on US forces attributed to Shia paramilitary groups linked...

Security Sources: 7 rockets target Iraq...

7 rockets target Iraq base housing US...

Middle East

Tue, Mar 16 2021

There have been several such attacks in recent weeks targeting locations where US forces operate

Pope Francis departs Iraq after historic...

Pope Francis departs Iraq after historic...

World

Mon, Mar 8 2021

In his packed three full days in Iraq, the Pope made more than a half-dozen speeches in nearly as many...

Pope Francis prays for 'victims of war'...

Pope Francis prays for 'victims of war'...

Middle East

Sun, Mar 7 2021

The IS onslaught forced hundreds of thousands of Christians in northern Iraq's Nineveh province to...

Infographic: Christian denominations...

Infographic: Christian denominations...

World

Thu, Mar 4 2021

Iraq hosts several ancient Christian communities but they now number only around 250,000 people, down...

One dead in rocket attack on Iraq base...

One dead in rocket attack on Iraq base...

World

Wed, Mar 3 2021

It also comes just two days before the first-ever papal visit to the country by Pope Francis

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...

Iraq court orders Trump arrest over...

Iraq court orders Trump arrest

World

Thu, Jan 7 2021

The warrant for Trump's arrest is issued under Article 406 of the penal code, which provides for...

Trump warns Iran over rocket strike...

Trump warns Iran over attack on embassy...

World

Thu, Dec 24 2020

‘… if one American is killed, I will hold Iran responsible,’ says the US...

Pope plans historic Iraq trip in...

Pope plans historic Iraq trip in...

World

Mon, Dec 7 2020

Francis will be the first head of the Roman Catholic Church to visit Iraq

Trump to withdraw most troops from Somalia...

Trump to withdraw most troops from...

Africa

Sat, Dec 5 2020

The withdrawal was ordered to be completed by January 15, the same deadlines for drawdowns in Afghanistan...

UN says 50 face execution in Iraq after...

50 face execution in Iraq after unfair...

Middle East

Sat, Nov 21 2020

Some 4,000 prisoners, most of them charged with terrorism offences, are believed to be on death row in...

Infographic: Pentagon to cut troop levels...

Infographic: Pentagon to cut troop levels...

North America

Thu, Nov 19 2020

The US will reduce troop numbers in Iraq and Afghanistan to their lowest levels in nearly 20 years or...

Senate chief blasts Trump troop withdrawal...

Senate chief blasts Trump troop withdrawal...

North America

Tue, Nov 17 2020

‘It would be reminiscent of the humiliating America departure from Saigon in 1975’

Iraq hangs 21 on terrorism charges in...

Iraq hangs 21 on terrorism charges

Middle East

Tue, Nov 17 2020

Among those executed at a prison in the southern Iraqi city of Nassiriya were people involved in two...

France to urge US to remain in Afghanistan...

France to urge US to remain in Afghanistan...

Europe

Fri, Nov 13 2020

Trump said in October that he wanted all US troops home from Afghanistan by Christmas

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...

Iraqi militias agree 'conditional ceasefire'...

Iraqi militias agree 'conditional ceasefire'...

Middle East

Sun, Oct 11 2020

US officials blame Kataib Hezbollah for dozens of rocket attacks against US installations in Iraq

A year after unprecedented Iraq protests,...

A year after unprecedented Iraq protests,...

Middle East

Tue, Sep 29 2020

The World Bank said Iraq's poverty rate could double to 40% this year and that youth unemployment,...

From foe to friend: How Iran transformed...

How Iran transformed post-war Iraq...

Middle East

Sun, Sep 20 2020

Of Iraq's six post-invasion prime ministers, three spent much of the 1980s in Tehran

US formally announces troop reduction...

US formally announces troop reduction...

North America

Thu, Sep 10 2020

In 2016 Trump campaigned on ending America’s “endless wars,” but US troops remain in...