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    14 fighters killed in Syria airstrikes

    Agence France-Presse . Beirut | Updated at 10:52pm on November 22, 2020

    At least 14 pro-Iran militia fighters from Iraq and Afghanistan were killed in air strikes in war-torn eastern Syria, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights...

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    9 Iraqis dead in IS ambush

    Agence France-Presse . Samarra | Updated at 10:38am on November 22, 2020

    Six Iraqi security personnel and three civilians were killed in an ambush Saturday carried out by the Islamic State group north of Baghdad, police and...

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    Iraq, Saudi Arabia reopen land border after 30 years

    Agence France-Presse. Baghdad | Updated at 07:35pm on November 18, 2020

    Iraq and Saudi Arabia on Wednesday reopened their land border for the first time in 30 years, with closer trade ties between the two countries...

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    Iraq hangs 21 ‘terrorism’ convicts

    Agence France-Presse . Nasiriyah | Updated at 09:11pm on November 16, 2020

    Iraq executed 21 men convicted of ‘terrorism’ Monday at the notorious Nasiriyah prison in the country’s south, medical and police sources said. The Iraqi men...

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    Iraq’s pro-Iran factions see hope with Biden

    Agence France-Presse . Baghdad | Updated at 10:41am on November 09, 2020

    Iraq’s pro-Tehran factions had welcomed Joe Biden’s election as the United States president, alarming officials and activists in Baghdad who feared a US-Iran de-escalation could...

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    Europeans must not fall into the Islamic State trap

    Karim El-Gawhary | Updated at 12:00am on November 09, 2020

    THE attack in Vienna proves once again that it was always a pious hope that IS, the so-called Islamic state, was defeated with the reconquest...

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    Hundreds in Baghdad demand ouster of US troops from Iraq

    Agence Fance-Presse . Baghdad | Updated at 10:12pm on November 08, 2020

    Several hundred protesters gathered in the Iraqi capital on Saturday afternoon to demand US troops leave the country in accordance with a parliament vote earlier...

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    Iraq protesters, police clash again one year after uprising started

    Agence France-Presse . Baghdad | Updated at 10:28pm on October 26, 2020

    Dozens of Iraqi protesters again clashed with security forces in Baghdad Monday, a day after a rally marked the first anniversary of the start of...

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    US policies in Iraq: another fiasco

    Vladimir Platov | Updated at 12:00am on October 06, 2020

    AFTER US policies in Afghanistan failed, Washington has been facing similar difficulties in Iraq, a country that has been ravaged by conflicts, which began with...

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    US repatriates dozens of IS fighters

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 09:58pm on October 02, 2020

    The US Justice Department said Thursday that it brought home 27 Americans who went to Syria and Iraq to join the Islamic State group, as...