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    Iraqi youth faces trial for killing German teenage girl

    Agence France-Presse . Wiesbaden, Germany | Updated at 02:15pm on July 10, 2019

    An Iraqi man faces his verdict in Germany Wednesday over the rape and murder of a teenage...

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    China & Gulf expansion to boost Trade Bank of Iraq’s revenues: chairman

    Reuters . Abu Dhabi | Updated at 12:00am on July 08, 2019

    State-owned Trade Bank of Iraq (TBI) is expanding into China and the Gulf, seeking to lift its revenues from retail banking and international operations to...

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    Baghdad’s new era of freedom

    Judit Neurink | Updated at 12:00am on July 08, 2019

    SLOWLY, normality is returning to Baghdad. Since the terrorist militia ‘Islamic State’ was ousted from Iraq, the city of eight million inhabitants has changed considerably....

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    Babylon designated UNESCO World Heritage Site

    Reuters . Ruins of Babylon | Updated at 12:00am on July 07, 2019

    The ancient city of Babylon, first referenced in a clay tablet from the 23rd century BC, was designated a UNESCO World Heritage Site on Friday,...

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    Mosul 18 months after ‘liberation’

    TJ Coles | Updated at 12:00am on July 06, 2019

    RECENT news of drought has brought Mosul, Iraq, to the attention of Western media; for the drought has led to the discovery of ancient ruins...

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    US soldier faces trial for committing war crimes in Iraq

    Agence France-Presse . Los Angeles | Updated at 03:18pm on June 18, 2019

    The trial of an elite US Navy Seal accused of shooting...

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    New Zealand to withdraw troops from Iraq next year

    Reuters . Wellington | Updated at 12:10am on June 11, 2019

    New Zealand will withdraw its troops from Iraq by June next year, prime minister Jacinda Ardern said on Monday, ending a mission that helped train...

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    Iraq sentences all 11 French IS suspects to death

    Agence France-Presse . Baghdad | Updated at 08:26pm on June 03, 2019

    A Baghdad court Monday sentenced to death two more French nationals for belonging to the Islamic State group, leaving all 11 Frenchmen transferred from...

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    Iraq warns Iran of war

    Agence France-Presse | Updated at 03:03pm on May 27, 2019

    Iraqi leaders have warned of the risks of war during a visit by Iranian foreign minister Mohammad Javad Zarif, whose country...

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    Iraq reluctant to jump on anti-Iranian bandwagon

    Jean Périer | Updated at 12:00am on May 13, 2019

    IT WENT somewhat unnoticed by the international media that US secretary of state, Mike Pompeo paid an urgent unannounced visit to Iraq in early May....