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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...

Two protesters killed as Iraqi police...

Two protesters killed as Iraqi police...

Middle East

Wed, Jan 22 2020

A Reuters photographer saw one protester die after being hit in the head by a tear gas canister fired...

Trump to meet EU chief, Iraqi president...

Trump to meet EU chief, Iraqi president...

World

Tue, Jan 21 2020

The meeting with President Barham Saleh will be the first between Trump and Iraqi officials

4 dead as anti-government protests resume...

4 dead as anti-government protests resume...

Middle East

Mon, Jan 20 2020

‘Protesters threw petrol bombs and stones at police who responded with tear gas and stun...

11 US troops wounded in last week's...

11 US troops wounded in last week's...

World

Fri, Jan 17 2020

The strike caused significant material damage but no casualties, according to previous reports from the...

The loser in a proxy war?

The loser in a proxy war?

Anik Kabir

Fri, Jan 17 2020

How Iraq’s relationship with Iran shifted 

Hours of forewarning saved US, Iraqi...

Hours of forewarning saved US, Iraqi...

World

Tue, Jan 14 2020

No one was injured or killed

Iraq warns of 'collapse' if Trump blocks...

Iraq warns of 'collapse' if Trump blocks...

Middle East

Mon, Jan 13 2020

The US already sanctions Iraqi nationals, armed groups and even banks for links to Tehran, Washington's...

Hundreds mourn reporters shot dead after...

Hundreds mourn reporters shot dead after...

Middle East

Sun, Jan 12 2020

Ahmad Abdessamad, a 37-year-old correspondent for local television station Al-Dijla, and his cameraman...

Ali al-Sistani fears worse bloodshed...

Ali al-Sistani fears worse bloodshed...

Middle East

Fri, Jan 10 2020

Grand Ayatollah Ali al-Sistani said attacks by both sides inside Iraq this month showed blatant disregard...