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The capture and extradition of a top ISIS leader from Iraq to Turkey has revealed a new level of intelligence cooperation between Ankara, Baghdad and Washington (AFP)
February 19, 2018 - 10:54 GMT
The capture and extradition of a top ISIS leader from Iraq to Turkey has revealed a new level of intelligence cooperation between Ankara, Baghdad and Washington.
Two soldiers were killed and five others injured in a terror attack in Iraq's western Anbar province late Sunday, said an Iraqi military officer (AFP)
February 19, 2018 - 10:53 GMT
Two soldiers were killed and five others injured in a terror attack in Iraq's western Anbar province late Sunday, said an Iraqi military officer.
Mosul Eye Founder Omar Mohammed claims Iraq is ripe for another iteration of ISIS if rebuilding efforts continue to miss the core problems facing society in Iraq (AFP/FILE)
February 18, 2018 - 14:24 GMT
Mosul Eye Founder Omar Mohammed claims Iraq is ripe for another iteration of ISIS if rebuilding efforts continue to miss the core problems facing society in Iraq.
An Iraqi official has expressed his opposition to the presence of foreign forces in Iraq, saying they only aggravate problems in the war-stricken country/ AFP
February 18, 2018 - 13:20 GMT
An Iraqi official has expressed his opposition to the presence of foreign forces in Iraq, saying they only aggravate problems in the war-stricken country.
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February 18, 2018 - 04:18 GMT
Qatar Football Association and Gulf Football Federation president Sheikh Hamad bin Khalifa bin Ahmed al-Thani has affirmed that...
People stand by Turkish flags as they attend a funeral ceremony for Koray Karaca, a Turkish soldier who was killed in cross-border clashes with Kurdish People's Protection Units (YPG) forces in Afrin, Syria, in Istanbul on Feb. 11, 2018. On Jan. 20, Turkey launched a military operation against the Kurdish People's Protection Units (YPG) militia in the Afrin region, backing Syrian rebels with air strikes and ground troops.
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February 16, 2018 - 09:45 GMT
Russia on Thursday accused the U.S. of arming Kurds across Iraq. Speaking at news conference in Moscow, Russian Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Maria Zaharova said: “Provoking Turkey, Americans keep sending the Kurds new and new convoys with weapons across the territory of Iraq."
Kuwaiti Foreign Minister Sheikh Sabah al-Khaled al-Sabah (C) stands next to Iraq Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi, EU Foreign Policy Chief Frederica Mogherini, U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres as they pose with other officials for a group photo on the second day of an international conference for reconstruction of Iraq , in Kuwait City, on Feb. 14, 2018 (YASSER AL-ZAYYAT / AFP)
February 14, 2018 - 17:00 GMT
Qatar, Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) on Wednesday collectively pledged $3 billion for the reconstruction of post-ISIS Iraq.
Resettling people who are looking for someone to blame back in Raqqa and Mosul threatens to violently renew social divisions. More must be done to reconcile Iraq and Syria's social divisions (AFP/FILE)
February 14, 2018 - 15:28 GMT
Resettling people who are looking for someone to blame back in Raqqa and Mosul threatens to violently renew social divisions. More must be done to reconcile Iraq and Syria's social divisions.
Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi (L), Emir of Kuwait Sheikh Sabah al-Ahmad al-Jaber al-Sabah (C) and Secretary general of the United Nations Antonio Guterres at an international conference for the reconstruction of Iraq, in Kuwait City, on Feb. 14, 2018 (YASSER AL-ZAYYAT / AFP)
February 14, 2018 - 12:00 GMT
The announcement came at an international donor conference held in Kuwait for the reconstruction of Iraq following the war against ISIS.
Israel's increasing isolation in the region could make for longer and more deadly wars (Rami Khoury/Al Bawaba)
February 13, 2018 - 15:14 GMT
Israel's increasing isolation in the region could make for longer and more deadly wars
Women fighters were featured in an ISIS propaganda video released on Feb. 7 2018
February 13, 2018 - 12:51 GMT
ISIS has released a new video depicting women fighting in battle for the first time. Is this a violation of its own beliefs and an admission of defeat, or a trade-off they are prepared to make to survive their new challenges?
The jihadist chief had been wounded in
February 12, 2018 - 18:29 GMT
The leader of ISIS is alive and being treated at a field hospital in Syria after being wounded in an air strike, an Iraqi interior ministry official claims.
French Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian (AFP/FIle)
February 12, 2018 - 11:29 GMT
Iraq aims to secure investments worth $100 billion to rebuild its infrastructure in the post-ISIS era.
Half of Iraq's schools need repairs and over three million children had their education interrupted (AFP/File)
February 11, 2018 - 12:27 GMT
Half of Iraq's schools need repairs and over three million children had their education interrupted.
No group has claimed responsibility for the attacks, though Iraqi officials blame the violence on ISIS (AFP/File)
February 11, 2018 - 10:43 GMT
No group has claimed responsibility for the attacks, though Iraqi officials blame the violence on ISIS.
In 2013, Jordan and Iraq agreed on the idea of the 1,700-kilometer (1,000-mile) pipeline to run from Basra to Aqaba at a cost of $18 billion. (Shutterstock)
February 07, 2018 - 09:02 GMT
The project aims to export Iraqi oil with the pipeline passing through Jordan while supplying Jordan with some of its oil needs.