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Iraq govt strikes historic agreement with Kurdistan over disputed city

Iraq govt strikes historic agreement with Kurdistan over disputed city

The Iraqi government has struck a historic agreement with the semi-autonomous region of Kurdistan over the status of the disputed Yazidi ...Read More

Iraqi FM Fuad Hussein visits Iran to discuss bilateral ties, regional development

Iraqi FM Fuad Hussein visits Iran to discuss bilateral ties, regional development

Iraqi Foreign Minister Fuad Hussein paid an official visit to neighboring Iran during the past two days for discussions over the situatio...Read More

US will reduce its soldiers in Afghanistan to 4,000 and to 2,000 in Iraq in a 'very short period of time': Donald Trump

US will reduce its soldiers in Afghanistan to 4,000 and to 2,000 in Iraq in a 'very short period of time': Donald Trump

Washington: The United States will reduce the number of its troops in Afghanistan to 4,000 in a very short period of time, President Dona...Read More

Remember the guy who threw a shoe at Bush? He's there on Twitter

Remember the guy who threw a shoe at Bush? He's there on Twitter

On December 14, 2008, an Iraqi journalist threw both his shoes at George Bush, the then President of the United States, at an Iraqi press...Read More

Rocket hits near US embassy in Baghdad's Green Zone

Rocket hits near US embassy in Baghdad's Green Zone

Baghdad [Iraq]: A rocket hit near the US embassy in Baghdad on early Tuesday morning and caused a large explosion, according to the milit...Read More

US judge orders Chelsea Manning's jail release

US judge orders Chelsea Manning's jail release

Despite the release order, the judge upheld the $256,000 in fines she had accrued for refusing to testify.

East Syria strike kills 26 Iraqi fighters

East Syria strike kills 26 Iraqi fighters

Before the strike near the border town of Albu Kamal, rockets were fired at a military base north of Baghdad hosting coalition troops, ki...Read More

Latest news on Coronavirus in India: Indian Embassy helps to Navi Mumbai family stuck in Iran

Latest news on Coronavirus in India: Indian Embassy helps to Navi Mumbai family stuck in Iran

They had reached Tehran on February 21 and were supposed to take a connecting flight for Najaf in Iraq the same day.

Iraqi women defy Shia cleric, take to streets

Iraqi women defy Shia cleric, take to streets

Iraqi female activists called for the march through social media after al-Sadr said in a tweet on February 8 that it was immoral for men ...Read More

Rare snowfall carpets Baghdad , second time in century

Rare snowfall carpets Baghdad , second time in century

The last recorded snowfall in the city was in 2008, but it was a quick and mostly slushy affair and prior to that, it had been a century ...Read More

17-yr-old boy detained for supporting ISIS

17-yr-old boy detained for supporting ISIS

Singapore: A 17-year-old boy has been detained in Singapore for being a staunch supporter of the Islamic State terror group in Iraq and S...Read More

How much did internet shutdown cost to India's revenue in 2019?

How much did internet shutdown cost to India's revenue in 2019?

Amid the abrogation of Article 370 and 35A of the Constitution and the ongoing protests against the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) and N...Read More

Iraq anti-govt protests: Ten dead in 24 hrs

Iraq anti-govt protests: Ten dead in 24 hrs

Baghdad: Ten protesters were killed in Iraq over the past 24 hours during mass anti-government protests, the national High Commission for...Read More

New ISIS leader identified

New ISIS leader identified

Intelligence services have identified the new leader of the Islamic State (IS) group as Amir Mohammed Abdul Rahman al-Mawli al-Salbi, Bri...Read More

Three rockets hit near US embassy in Baghdad, no casualties

Three rockets hit near US embassy in Baghdad, no casualties

Baghdad: Three rockets hit near the US embassy in the Iraqi capital's high-security Green Zone, security sources told AFP, with no immedi...Read More

Iraq nabs 250 Kg ISIS leader 'Jabba the Jihadi'

Iraq nabs 250 Kg ISIS leader 'Jabba the Jihadi'

Mosul: The SWAT team of Iraqi forces recently scored a "big" catch in the city of Mosul when they nabbed a morbidly obese ISIS cleric who...Read More

Rockets hit Iraq base hosting US troops: Military

Rockets hit Iraq base hosting US troops: Military

Samarra (Iraq): A volley of rockets slammed into an Iraqi airbase north of Baghdad where US forces have been based, wounding four local t...Read More

Four rockets hit Iraq airbase 
hosting US troops

Four rockets hit Iraq airbase hosting US troops

Military bases hosting US troops have been subject to volleys of rocket and mortar attacks in recent months that have mostly wounded Iraq...Read More

Iraq's request for troop withdrawal denied

Iraq's request for troop withdrawal denied

Washington: The US State Department has said that any delegation going to Iraq would not discuss the American troops withdrawal from Iraq...Read More

Iran likely shot down Ukrainian plane with missiles, says Canada, US and UK

Iran likely shot down Ukrainian plane with missiles, says Canada, US and UK

A Ukrainian airplane which crashed in ran, killing all 176 people aboard, was likely brought down by an Iranian missile. On Thursday, Pri...Read More

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