Iraq news


Islam Times - Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov has called for a UN Security Council briefing over a recent US airstrike on Mosul which claimed the lives of over 200…
03.28 / 12:09
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Islam Times - US military has confirmed the forces under its command have attacked a region in Mosul that led to the death of hundreds of Iraqi…
03.28 / 12:09
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Islam Times - A senior Iraqi military official has said that a US-led coalition airstrike on a Daesh truck carrying explosives resulted in the civilian deaths in last week’s Mosul i…
03.28 / 12:09
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Polls are to take place next year, and Sadr supporters had previously demonstrated for changes to the law and to the country's electoral committee, which is dominated by affiliates of powerful political parties.If "the law remains... this means that we will order a boycott of the elections," Sadr said in televised remarks made at a demonstration at Baghdad's Tahrir…
03.28 / 12:08
yourmiddleeast.com
The US military only provides periodic updates on estimates of IS fighters but in 2015 and 2016, the Pentagon put the number at between 20,000 and 30,000 in the two countries.Some months saw the jihadists being killed in the thousands, though initially at least they were able to replenish their ranks through a porous border with Turkey that now is effectively…
03.23 / 20:12
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