War in Iraq
US to complete its combat mission in Iraq by December 31
The United States is set to complete its combat mission in Iraq by December 31, but will retain its support for local security forces and Kurdish paramilitary groups, the two states said in a joint …
US warns Iraq about possible shutdown of embassy in Baghdad
The US Administration warned the Iraqi authorities about its readiness to shut down its embassy, should Baghdad fail to stop the missile strikes that threaten the American side, the Wall Street …
Turkish military hammers Iraq's north with airstrikes
The Turkish air forces have launched a series of strikes on northern Iraq, Sky News Arabia TV reported Friday, citing Kurdish sources.
According to the sources, the province of Duhok (part of …
Turkish Defense Ministry begins operation against Kurdistan Workers Party in Iraq
The Turkish Air Force began air strikes against the Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK) in northern Iraq as part of the new anti-terrorist operation, Eagle Claw, the Turkish Ministry of National Defense …
Iraq complains to UN, Security Council over US airstrikes
Baghdad has lodged complaints with the United Nations and the Security Council over recent US airstrikes against Iraq, including that targeting the Karbala airport under construction, Iraqi Foreign …
US conducts precision strikes against Kata'ib Hizbollah facilities in Iraq
The United States conducted precision strikes on Thursday against Kata'ib Hizbollah facilities in Iraq in response to an earlier attack on Camp Taji, the US Department of Defense said in a …
Several rockets fall near US Embassy in Baghdad
No one was injured when several rockets fell near the US Embassy in the Iraqi capital, Al-Hadas, TV channel reported on Monday.
According to the channel, two missiles exploded in this area of the …
Stabilization in Iraq must proceed in line with interests of all citizens
Russian President Vladimir Putin has said that Moscow stands for preserving the territorial integrity of Iraq.
"Russia systematically works for preserving the sovereignty and territorial integrity of …
Iraqi government to have final say on US military presence
The final decision on US military presence in Iraq will be made by the country’s government, US Secretary of State Michael Pompeo said on Monday in a speech at the Hoover Institution at Stanford …
Kids evacuated from Iraq arrive in Russia’s Far East
Two Russian kids evacuated from Iraq have arrived in the Primorsky region in Russia’s Far East where their grandmother lives, Children’s Rights Commissioner for Primorsky Regional Governor …