Iraq

Trump Can’t Afford to Forget About Iraq

In January, with an eye toward national elections on May 12, Iraqi Prime Minister Haider...

Iraq Holding More than 19,000 Because of IS, Militant Ties

Iraq has detained or imprisoned at least 19,000 people accused of connections to the Islamic...

Mattis Accuses Iran of Using Money to Sway Iraq’s Elections

Defense Secretary Jim Mattis on Thursday accused Iran of funneling money into Iraq to sway...

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Supporters of a black-turbaned Shiite cleric are seeing red in the runup to Iraq’s May...

Iraq’s Abadi Inducts Iran-linked Militias into Security Forces

Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi issued a decree on Thursday formalising the inclusion of Iran-linked...

Abadi: Iraq will Lift Ban on Kurdistan Airports, Send Salaries of Employees...

Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi on Tuesday said his government would lift the international flight...

Baghdad Claims to be Mediating Between Saudi Arabia and Iran

Iraqi Foreign Minister Ibrahim Al-Jaafari said today that his country is ‘still making efforts’ to...

In Iraq, Hezbollah’s Got U.S. Tanks, and Washington Wants Them Back

Pro-Iranian militias in Iraq got their hands on at least nine high-tech, U.S.-made M-1 tanks as early as 2015,...

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Kuwait International Conference

Iraq must have a transparent budget for the reconstruction process...

Allies Promise Iraq $30 Billion, Falling Short of Baghdad’s Appeal

Iraq received pledges of $30 billion, mostly in credit facilities and investment, on Wednesday from...

U.S. Urges Help for Iraq, Extends $3 Billion Credit Line

The United States on Tuesday urged members of the coalition fighting Islamic State to help...

Iraq Wants $88 Billion for Rebuilding. Allies Offer a Fraction of That.

Devastated by a war with Islamic State extremists that razed its cities and left millions...

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