Russia Says U.S. 'Pretending' To Fight Islamic State in Iraq

Russia Says U.S. 'Pretending' To Fight Islamic State in Iraq

Russia accused the United States of reducing its airstrikes against the

EU Ambassador to Iraq Supports Dialogue between Erbil and Baghdad

EU Ambassador to Iraq Supports Dialogue between Erbil and Baghdad

 European Union Ambassador in Iraq hoped the Kurdistan Region and

Iraqi Oil Minister Orders Restoration of Old Kirkuk-Ceyhan Pipeline

Iraqi Oil Minister Orders Restoration of Old Kirkuk-Ceyhan Pipeline

Iraqi Ministry of Oil orders the reconstruction of an old crude pipeline

Maliki Says Referendum Results Must Be Reversed Before Erbil, Baghdad Dialogue

Maliki Says Referendum Results Must Be Reversed Before Erbil, Baghdad Dialogue

 Former Prime Minister of Iraq, Nouri al-Maliki announced on Sunday (October 8) that there is no use holding a

Iraqi Government Seeks To Control Kurdistan Mobile Communications Network

Iraqi Government Seeks To Control Kurdistan Mobile Communications Network

 The Iraqi National Security Council passed, on Monday (October 9),

Cinders and Desolation in Iraq's Hawija after Isis

Cinders and Desolation in Iraq's Hawija after Isis

One side of the billboard calls for jihad, while the other warns of

Iraq-Syria Border Set For Last Major Assault on Isis: Us General

Iraq-Syria Border Set For Last Major Assault on Isis: Us General

The "final large fight" in Iraq against the Islamic State group will take place on the border with Syria, a

Iraq’s Allawi Says He Had “Good” Meeting with Barzani in Sulaimani

Iraq’s Allawi Says He Had “Good” Meeting with Barzani in Sulaimani

Iraqi Vice President Ayad Allawi visited on Saturday (October 7) the city of Sulaimani, where he laid bouquets of

Iraqi Forces Liberate Center Of Hawija from Isis

Iraqi Forces Liberate Center Of Hawija from Isis

Iraqi security forces announced on Thursday (October 5) the liberation

Abadi Confirms Fall of Islamic State's Last Stronghold in Hawija

Abadi Confirms Fall of Islamic State's Last Stronghold in Hawija

 The Iraqi Prime Minister on Thursday (October 5) confirmed the

More Civilians Flee Isis-Held Hawija towards Peshmerga Positions

More Civilians Flee Isis-Held Hawija towards Peshmerga Positions

More civilians fled from the Islamic State-held town of Hawija on

Iran, Turkey Vow to Halt Kurds' Secession from Iraq

Iran, Turkey Vow to Halt Kurds' Secession from Iraq

The presidents of Iran and Turkey vowed during talks in Tehran on

Macron Says France Ready to Mediate Between Kurdistan Region, Iraq

Macron Says France Ready to Mediate Between Kurdistan Region, Iraq

 French President Emmanuel Macron on Thursday (October 5) offered

Erdogan: Turkey, Iran and Iraq Will Decide On Closing Kurdish Oil Taps

Erdogan: Turkey, Iran and Iraq Will Decide On Closing Kurdish Oil Taps

 Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said on Thursday (October

Iraqi Forces Launch Operation to Liberate Center Of Hawija

Iraqi Forces Launch Operation to Liberate Center Of Hawija

 Iraqi forces began an operation to liberate the center of Hawija

Barzani Declares Seven Days of Mourning in Kurdistan for Loss of Talabani

Barzani Declares Seven Days of Mourning in Kurdistan for Loss of Talabani

Masoud Barzani declared on Tuesday (October 3) seven days of national

Abadi Urges ‘Joint Administration’ Of Kirkuk under Baghdad's Authority

Abadi Urges ‘Joint Administration’ Of Kirkuk under Baghdad's Authority

Iraq's Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi on Tuesday (October 3) called

International Community Expresses Condolences over Death of Jalal Talabani

International Community Expresses Condolences over Death of Jalal Talabani

The international community has expressed condolences on the passing of

Abadi Announces Three Days of Mourning in Iraq for Talabani’s Death

Abadi Announces Three Days of Mourning in Iraq for Talabani’s Death

 Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi announced on Wednesday (October 4) three days of mourning in the country

Thousands of Families Flee Islamic State-Held Hawija

Thousands of Families Flee Islamic State-Held Hawija

 More than 3,000 people, mainly women and children fleeing the

Isis Torches Oil Wells to Slow Advance of Iraqi Forces near Hawija

Isis Torches Oil Wells to Slow Advance of Iraqi Forces near Hawija

 Islamic State (ISIS) militants set fire to three oil wells near

Basra Youth Volunteers Aim To Plant A Million Trees to Combat High Temperatures

Basra Youth Volunteers Aim To Plant A Million Trees to Combat High Temperatures

Iraqi volunteers in the southern city of Basra have launched a drive to plant one million trees.

Erdogan Says Turkey to Impose More Sanctions against Kurdistan Region

Erdogan Says Turkey to Impose More Sanctions against Kurdistan Region

 Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said on Tuesday (October 3)

PUK Spokesman: Former Iraqi President Jalal Talabani Dies in Berlin at Age 84

PUK Spokesman: Former Iraqi President Jalal Talabani Dies in Berlin at Age 84

Jalal Talabani, the former President of Iraq and the Secretary-General

Abadi Rejects Referendum, Accuses Kurdish Leaders of Corruption

Abadi Rejects Referendum, Accuses Kurdish Leaders of Corruption

 Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi said the government of Iraq

Iraq Asks Foreign Countries to Halt Oil Trading With Kurdistan Region

Iraq Asks Foreign Countries to Halt Oil Trading With Kurdistan Region

Iraqi government asked the foreign countries to halt oil trading with the Kurdistan Region, as the Kurds cast their

Voting Starts in Kurdistan's Independence Referendum

Voting Starts in Kurdistan's Independence Referendum

Voting started on Monday (September 25) in an independence referendum organized by the Kurdish Region in northern

Iraqi Forces Advance in Offensive to Retake Isis-Held Hawija

Iraqi Forces Advance in Offensive to Retake Isis-Held Hawija

 Iraqi forces advanced on Friday (September 22) on the second day

Syrians Vote in Kurdish-Led Regions of North

Syrians Vote in Kurdish-Led Regions of North

Syrians voted on Friday (September 22) in an election organized by the Kurdish-led authorities of northern Syria, the

Barzani Says Kurds Willing To Pay Any Price for Freedom

Barzani Says Kurds Willing To Pay Any Price for Freedom

Masoud Barzani said on Friday (September 22) that Kurds were ready

Turkey Wants Kurdistan Region to Drop Referendum, Avoid Sanctions

Turkey Wants Kurdistan Region to Drop Referendum, Avoid Sanctions

Turkey appealed on Saturday (September 23) to the Kurdistan Region to

Turkey Ratchet Up Its Rhetoric against Barzani Over Independence Referendum

Turkey Ratchet Up Its Rhetoric against Barzani Over Independence Referendum

Turkey knows how to speak the language Masoud Barzani will understand if

Saudi Minister Calls on Barzani to Accept International Mediations

Saudi Minister Calls on Barzani to Accept International Mediations

Saudi Minister of State for Gulf Affairs Thamer al-Sabhan called on

Iraqi Minister Says Ready to Settle Oil Issues With Kurdistan Region

Iraqi Minister Says Ready to Settle Oil Issues With Kurdistan Region

Iraqi Oil Minister Jabar al-Luaibi said on Tuesday (September 19) he was

 Turkish Army Points Weapons at Iraq in Military Drill along Border

Turkish Army Points Weapons at Iraq in Military Drill along Border

Turkish military vehicles took up positions and pointed their weapons towards Iraq on Tuesday (September 19), a day

U.S. Military Base Comes under Attack of Suicide Bombers near Makhmour

U.S. Military Base Comes under Attack of Suicide Bombers near Makhmour

 A U.S. military base came under attack of suicide bombers near

Flights between Iraq and Russia Resume After 13-Year Halt

Flights between Iraq and Russia Resume After 13-Year Halt

 Airlines resumed flights between Russia and Iraq on Sunday

Abadi Says Iraq Could Use Force If Kurdistan Referendum Results In Violence

Abadi Says Iraq Could Use Force If Kurdistan Referendum Results In Violence

 Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi said he’s prepared to intervene militarily if the Kurdistan

Car Bomb Kills Two in Kirkuk

Car Bomb Kills Two in Kirkuk

An explosion hit Kirkuk city on Saturday (September 16), killing two

Turkey's Erdogan to Discuss Kurdish Referendum with Iraqi PM

Turkey's Erdogan to Discuss Kurdish Referendum with Iraqi PM

Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan said on Sunday (September 17) he would

Erdogan Says Barzani's Decision Not To Postpone Referendum "Very Wrong"

Erdogan Says Barzani's Decision Not To Postpone Referendum "Very Wrong"

 Massoud Barzani's decision not to postpone an independence referendum later this month is "very

White House Calls Referendum on Kurdistan Independence 'Provocative'

White House Calls Referendum on Kurdistan Independence 'Provocative'

The White House issued a statement on Friday (September 15) reiterating the U.S. position against plans by the

Iraqi MPS Petition To Terminate Kirkuk Provincial Council

Iraqi MPS Petition To Terminate Kirkuk Provincial Council

A petition has been lodged by the Iraqi lawmakers on Saturday (September

U.S. Not Aware Of Alternative Presented By Mcgurk to Kurdish Referendum - State Dept

U.S. Not Aware Of Alternative Presented By Mcgurk to Kurdish Referendum - State Dept

The U.S. State Department Spokeswoman, Heather Nauert said on Thursday

Suicide Attacks on Restaurants and Checkpoint Kill 60 in Southern Iraq

Suicide Attacks on Restaurants and Checkpoint Kill 60 in Southern Iraq

Three suicide attacks claimed by Islamic State killed at least 60 people

Barzani Vows to Press on With Kurdish Referendum, Defying Iraqi Parliament

Barzani Vows to Press on With Kurdish Referendum, Defying Iraqi Parliament

 Masoud Barzani vowed to press ahead with a referendum on Kurdish

Iraqi PM Calls for Urgent Talks with Kurdish Leadership

Iraqi PM Calls for Urgent Talks with Kurdish Leadership

 Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi called for urgent talks with Kurdish leadership, hours after parliament

Arab League Chief Calls for Dialogue Ahead Of Kurdish Referendum

Arab League Chief Calls for Dialogue Ahead Of Kurdish Referendum

Arab League Chief Ahmed Aboul Gheit called on Tuesday (September 12) for

Turkish Court Hears Case against Journalists from Cumhuriyet Newspaper

Turkish Court Hears Case against Journalists from Cumhuriyet Newspaper

Turkish court on Monday (September 11) resumed the trial against 17

Barzani Says Referendum to Be Held On Scheduled Date

Barzani Says Referendum to Be Held On Scheduled Date

Masoud Barzani reiterated on Monday (September 11) referendum on independence of Kurdistan will be held on the