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Iraq issues warrant to arrest Donald Trump for ‘premeditated murder’ over the airstrike which saw its paramilitary chief killed alongside Iran’s General Soleimani A Baghdad court has...

Baghdad: Iraqi explosives experts were working to defuse a large mine discovered on an oil tanker in the Persian Gulf and evacuate its crew, authorities said Friday. The statement came a day after two...

Baghdad: The Iraqi military is training a former member of an Iran-backed militia, who is under US sanctions for killing protesters, to become a high-ranking officer in the army, according to six government,...

Iraq’s economy is so riddled with corruption that minor border post jobs are changing hands for as much as $100,000, Iraq’s deputy prime minister, Ali Allawi, has admitted. In an extraordinarily frank...

Al-Hashemi was attacked by unknown gunmen near his home in the Iraqi capital, Baghdad. A leading Iraqi expert on ISIL (ISIS) and other armed groups was shot dead in Baghdad on Monday after receiving...

Iraq condemns UK-based news agency’s story that claimed number of new infections much higher than official figures. Iraq has revoked Reuters news agency’s reporting licence for three months...

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The United States waged a series of precision air strikes on Thursday against an Iran-backed militia in Iraq that it blamed for a major rocket attack a day earlier that killed...

Washington: Two American personnel and one from Britain were killed and about a dozen people were wounded when 15 small rockets hit Iraq's Taji military camp north of Baghdad on Wednesday, two US...

Beirut: Iraq said on Thursday that its military has resumed operations with the US-led coalition against the Islamic State, after their joint mission was suspended amid calls for foreign troops to leave. A...

Ancient Assyrian rock carvings unearthed in Iraq after narrowly avoiding destruction by ISIS show a king surrounded by gods astride mythical beasts Assyrian rock carvings are the first of their kind found...

Ancient carvings menaced by the advance of ISIS have finally been revealed after the terror group’s defeat, in the first discovery of its kind for more than 150 years. The ten rock reliefs were unearthed...

At least six killed, 22 injured after riot in Baghdad’s women shelter causes fire, says official. A fire at a women’s shelter in Iraq’s capital has killed several lodgers, according...

Human Rights Watch report says teenage boys falsely confessed to joining ISIL while under torture by the authorities. Security forces in the Kurdish regions of Iraq have been “torturing children”...

The Vatican on Saturday urged Iraqi President Barham Saleh to guarantee the safety of Christians and ensure they have a future place in the war-battered country. Saleh met with Pope Francis, the Vatican...

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The United States should expect Iran to retaliate over the U.S. killing of Iranian military commander Qassem Soleimani, Defense Secretary Mark Esper said on Tuesday, as a top...

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump on Tuesday said he discussed stability in the Middle East as well as oil prices, security and military issues at a White House meeting with Saudi...