Iraqi Forces Start Offensive to Take Back Isis-Held City of Tal Afar

Iraqi Forces Start Offensive to Take Back Isis-Held City of Tal Afar

Iraqi security forces launched on Sunday (August 20) an offensive to

China Makes Huge Contributions to Iraq's Post-War Reconstruction

China Makes Huge Contributions to Iraq's Post-War Reconstruction

China has been playing an active role in Iraq's post-war

Displaced Speak Of Life under Isis As Iraqi Forces Prepare To Retake Tal Afar

Displaced Speak Of Life under Isis As Iraqi Forces Prepare To Retake Tal Afar

 Five weeks after securing victory in Mosul, Iraqi forces have

Iraqi Parliament Delays Vote on Two Articles from Provincial Council’s Proposal

Iraqi Parliament Delays Vote on Two Articles from Provincial Council’s Proposal

The Iraqi Parliament has postponed votes on two articles of a proposal

Rescued Ezidi Boy Reunited With Family in Canada

Rescued Ezidi Boy Reunited With Family in Canada

An Ezidi boy rescued from the battlefield in Mosul after three years in

Isis Bombs Electricity Transmission Towers in Jalawla, Qarah Tapah

Isis Bombs Electricity Transmission Towers in Jalawla, Qarah Tapah

 Islamic State (ISIS) bombs knocked down a number of electricity

Tillerson Condemns Isis 'Genocide' Of Religious Minorities in Annual Report

Tillerson Condemns Isis 'Genocide' Of Religious Minorities in Annual Report

 U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson on Tuesday (August 15)

Iran Welcomes Talks between Erbil, Baghdad

Iran Welcomes Talks between Erbil, Baghdad

Spokesman for Iranian Foreign Ministry, Bahram Ghasemi reiterated on Tuesday (August 15) his country’s support

Turkey Says Kurdistan Referendum Could Lead To Civil War

Turkey Says Kurdistan Referendum Could Lead To Civil War

 Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu warned a planned

Hashid Al-Shaabi Says Operation to Liberate Tal Afar To Begin In Near Future

Hashid Al-Shaabi Says Operation to Liberate Tal Afar To Begin In Near Future

Hashid al-Shaabi (Popular Mobilization Forces) said an operation to liberate the Islamic State (ISIS) held district

Kurdish Delegation Meets with Iraqi Pm In Baghdad

Kurdish Delegation Meets with Iraqi Pm In Baghdad

 A Kurdish delegation from the High Referendum Board met with Iraqi

Saudi Arabia Seeks Iraq’s Mediation to Mend Ties with Tehran

Saudi Arabia Seeks Iraq’s Mediation to Mend Ties with Tehran

The government of Saudi Arabia has called for Iraq’s mediation to

Coalition: Two U.S. Service Members Killed In Northern Iraq

Coalition: Two U.S. Service Members Killed In Northern Iraq

Two U.S. service members were killed while conducting combat operations

Sulaimani Soccer Stadium Internationally Recognized By IFA, AFC

Sulaimani Soccer Stadium Internationally Recognized By IFA, AFC

The Sulaimani soccer stadium became the first internationally recognized

Spokesman: Issues between Iraq, Kurdistan Could Be Tackled Through Dialogue

Spokesman: Issues between Iraq, Kurdistan Could Be Tackled Through Dialogue

 The spokesman of the Iraqi government said the issues between the

Sadr States Does Not Want To Press Kurds Over Referendum

Sadr States Does Not Want To Press Kurds Over Referendum

 Iraqi Shia cleric Moqtada al-Sadr said he did not want to press

Bleak Future For Mosul Residents A Month After City Is Taken Back From Isis

Bleak Future For Mosul Residents A Month After City Is Taken Back From Isis

 It took nine months to liberate Mosul from Islamic State which had

Iraq's Central Bank Bans Financial Deals With North Korean Banks

Iraq's Central Bank Bans Financial Deals With North Korean Banks

 Central Bank of Iraq has prohibited financial deals with the banks

Ezidis Rebuild Shrine Destroyed By Islamic State

Ezidis Rebuild Shrine Destroyed By Islamic State

Ezidis in a town near Mosul are hoping to celebrate their first religious festival in three years come September in a

Turkish Minister Says Kurdistan Referendum To Harm Energy Cooperation

Turkish Minister Says Kurdistan Referendum To Harm Energy Cooperation

 Turkish Minister of Energy Berat Albayrak said a decision by the

U.N. Warns Of More Evacuations Amid Ops Against Isis In Iraq

U.N. Warns Of More Evacuations Amid Ops Against Isis In Iraq

 The U.N.’s humanitarian aid coordinator for Iraq warned of possible evacuations of hundreds of thousands

Barzani: Those Asked To Postpone Referendum Must Have Stronger Alternative

Barzani: Those Asked To Postpone Referendum Must Have Stronger Alternative

Masoud Barzani said the Kurdistan Region cannot and will not postpone a planned referendum if those who asked to

Behind Scenes At Iraq Radio Station Offering Secret Lifeline To Mosul Residents

Behind Scenes At Iraq Radio Station Offering Secret Lifeline To Mosul Residents

 Hiding behind distorted voices and fake-names, residents of Mosul living under Islamic State (ISIS) rule would

Iraqi Troops Discover Suspected Mass Grave In Ramadi

Iraqi Troops Discover Suspected Mass Grave In Ramadi

The Iraqi army found in the province of Anbar a mass grave containing

Mosul Residents Begin Repairing Their City Without Waiting For Financial Support

Mosul Residents Begin Repairing Their City Without Waiting For Financial Support

After nine months of fighting, some businessmen in Mosul began

U.S. State Department Says Sinjar Massacre By Isis Was ‘Brutal’

U.S. State Department Says Sinjar Massacre By Isis Was ‘Brutal’

The U.S. Department of State said what happened to the Ezidis in the

U.N. Commission Urges International Community To Recognize Ezidi Genocide

U.N. Commission Urges International Community To Recognize Ezidi Genocide

United Nations called on the international community to recognize that

Three Years Since Islamic State Attack, Yazidi Wounds Still Open

Three Years Since Islamic State Attack, Yazidi Wounds Still Open

Iraq's Ezidis marked three years since Islamic State launched what

Many Ezidis Still Fear Returning To Sinjar

Many Ezidis Still Fear Returning To Sinjar

The streets and playgrounds of the Iraqi town of Sinjar are once again

Arab League Secretary-General Asks Barzani To Reconsider Referendum – Report

Arab League Secretary-General Asks Barzani To Reconsider Referendum – Report

Arab League Secretary-General, Ahmed Aboul Gheit, asked Masoud Barzani

Iraqi Refugees Wary Of Returning Home Despite Mosul Liberation

Iraqi Refugees Wary Of Returning Home Despite Mosul Liberation

 Both Iraqi refugees themselves and a UN refugee organization say

Families Of Isis Militants Unsure Of Their Fate, Face 'Ideological Rehabilitation'

Families Of Isis Militants Unsure Of Their Fate, Face 'Ideological Rehabilitation'

Families of Islamic State militants living in a refugee camp near Mosul

Security Forces Seize Several Suicide Belts, Bomb Laden Motorcycles In Anbar

Security Forces Seize Several Suicide Belts, Bomb Laden Motorcycles In Anbar

Iraqi security forces have seized several explosive suicide belts and four bomb laden motorcycles in the province of

Displaced Iraqi Families Living In Limbo In Mosul Camp

Displaced Iraqi Families Living In Limbo In Mosul Camp

 Displaced Iraqis from Mosul, a city shattered by the nine-month

Rescued Ezidi Boy Hopes To Join His Family In Canada

Rescued Ezidi Boy Hopes To Join His Family In Canada

 An Ezidi boy rescued from the battlefield in Mosul after three years in Islamic State captivity asked on

Putin, Maliki Discuss Supplies Of Russian T-90 Battle Tanks

Putin, Maliki Discuss Supplies Of Russian T-90 Battle Tanks

 Russian President Vladimir Putin met with Iraqi Vice President

Iraqi Bridge Is Sole Link For Mosul Residents Rebuilding Lives

Iraqi Bridge Is Sole Link For Mosul Residents Rebuilding Lives

On a pontoon bridge connecting East and West Mosul, residents of a city shattered by the battle to expel Islamic

Iraqi Forces Hunt For Hidden Isis Fighters In Mosul

Iraqi Forces Hunt For Hidden Isis Fighters In Mosul

 Iraqi forces have starting house-to-house searches in districts

Iraqi Forces To Launch Operation To Liberate Eastern Shargat, Says Spokesman

Iraqi Forces To Launch Operation To Liberate Eastern Shargat, Says Spokesman

 Iraqi forces will begin an operation to liberate the eastern

HRW: International Observers Discovered Execution Site In Western Mosul

HRW: International Observers Discovered Execution Site In Western Mosul

Human Rights Watch (HRW) said international observers have found an

EU Ambassador Surveys Humanitarian Challenge Facing Mosul

EU Ambassador Surveys Humanitarian Challenge Facing Mosul

 The EU's Ambassador to Iraq, Patrick Simonnet, visited parts

Turkish PM Says Ankara Ready To Help Reconstruct Mosul

Turkish PM Says Ankara Ready To Help Reconstruct Mosul

Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yildirim said Ankara was ready to help

Merkel Urges Abadi To Investigate Alleged Human Rights Abuses In Mosul

Merkel Urges Abadi To Investigate Alleged Human Rights Abuses In Mosul

German Chancellor Angela Merkel urged Iraqi Prime Minister Haider

Security Forces Detain 35 Suspected Isis Members Around Kirkuk

Security Forces Detain 35 Suspected Isis Members Around Kirkuk

Kurdish security forces in Kirkuk detained 35 suspected Islamic State

FM Says Iran Advised Kurdish Leaders Against Referendum

FM Says Iran Advised Kurdish Leaders Against Referendum

 Iran’s Foreign Minister Mohammed Javad Zarif said they have advised Kurdish leaders including Masoud

Transforming A Basra Oil Installation Into An Ambitious Tourist Resort

Transforming A Basra Oil Installation Into An Ambitious Tourist Resort

 Busy dismantling the metal sheets of huge oil storage depots and a

Malala Visits Iraq’s Displaced Children At Refugee Camp In Erbil

Malala Visits Iraq’s Displaced Children At Refugee Camp In Erbil

 In her first visit to the Kurdistan Region, Nobel Peace Prize

Foreign Islamic State Militants Surrender In Mosul

Foreign Islamic State Militants Surrender In Mosul

Iraqi security forces have released videos showing foreign Islamic State (ISIS) militants surrendering in

Iraqi Forces Clash With Isis In Mosul Days After Declaring Victory

Iraqi Forces Clash With Isis In Mosul Days After Declaring Victory

 Iraqi forces clashed with the Islamic State (ISIS) militants in

Top U.S. General In Iraq Unable To Say Whether Baghdadi Dead Or Alive

Top U.S. General In Iraq Unable To Say Whether Baghdadi Dead Or Alive

The U.S.-led coalition battling Islamic State does not have concrete