U.S. Embassy Says Returned Antique Chess Set Owned By Saddam Hussein

U.S. Embassy Says Returned Antique Chess Set Owned By Saddam Hussein

 The U.S. Embassy in Baghdad has announced an artifact stolen after the U.S.-led invasion that toppled Saddam

U.S. Military Commander Believes Al-Baghdadi Is Still Alive

U.S. Military Commander Believes Al-Baghdadi Is Still Alive

 The head of U.S forces in Iraq and Syria said he believes Islamic

U.N. Casualty Figures Show Conflict in Iraq Killed 125 Civilians in August

U.N. Casualty Figures Show Conflict in Iraq Killed 125 Civilians in August

 Conflict in Iraq during the month of August caused the deaths of

Iraq Generates $4.5 Billion from Oil Exports in August

Iraq Generates $4.5 Billion from Oil Exports in August

The Iraqi government generated over $4.5 billion from oil revenue

Abadi Announces Full Liberation of Nineveh Province from Isis

Abadi Announces Full Liberation of Nineveh Province from Isis

Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi on Thursday (August 31) announced

Around 150 Isis Members Surrender To Peshmerga Northwest of Tal Afar

Around 150 Isis Members Surrender To Peshmerga Northwest of Tal Afar

 About 150 Islamic State (ISIS) members and their families surrendered to Peshmerga forces in Sahil al Malih, a

Iraq's Siba Gas Field to Start Production by Year End

Iraq's Siba Gas Field to Start Production by Year End

 Iraq's Siba gas field will start production by the end of the

Abadi Says Iraq Will Announce Victory against Isis in Tal Afar Soon

Abadi Says Iraq Will Announce Victory against Isis in Tal Afar Soon

Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi said Iraq would announce victory

Peshmerga Forces Kill 130 Isis Militants over Last Three Days

Peshmerga Forces Kill 130 Isis Militants over Last Three Days

The General Command of Peshmerga Forces announced on Tuesday (August 29)

Isis Attacks Peshmerga with Female Suicide Bomber near Tal Afar

Isis Attacks Peshmerga with Female Suicide Bomber near Tal Afar

 An Islamic State (ISIS) female fighter blew herself up at Peshmerga forces near Tal Afar, killing three

Iraqi Army Announces Full Liberation of Tal Afar from Islamic State

Iraqi Army Announces Full Liberation of Tal Afar from Islamic State

 Iraqi forces took full control of Tal Afar, Islamic State's

Vigil Held for Soldiers Lost After Iraqi Ship Sinks

Vigil Held for Soldiers Lost After Iraqi Ship Sinks

Rescuers have recovered the bodies of 16 more sailors from an Iraqi ship

Iraq's Foreign Minister Welcomes French Counterpart in Baghdad

Iraq's Foreign Minister Welcomes French Counterpart in Baghdad

 Iraq's Foreign Minister Ibrahim al-Jaafari welcomed his

Iraqi Forces Dislodge Isis From 70 Percent of Tal Afar, Commanders Say

Iraqi Forces Dislodge Isis From 70 Percent of Tal Afar, Commanders Say

 Iraqi forces have dislodged the Islamic State (ISIS) from 70

Iraq’s Defense Minister Al-Hayali Says Tal Afar Liberation Imminent

Iraq’s Defense Minister Al-Hayali Says Tal Afar Liberation Imminent

 Iraq's Defense Minister Arfan al-Hayali said on Saturday (August 26) that the liberation of Tal Afar would

Roadside Bomb Kills One Peshmerga, Wounds Six in Southern Kirkuk

Roadside Bomb Kills One Peshmerga, Wounds Six in Southern Kirkuk

 One Peshmerga onboard a minibus in the south of the Kirkuk

French Ministers of Defense and Foreign Affairs Arrive In Erbil

French Ministers of Defense and Foreign Affairs Arrive In Erbil

 French Foreign Minister, Jean-Yves Le Drian and French Defense Minister Florence Parly arrived on Saturday

Iraqi Forces Breach Isis Defense Lines in Tal Afar Center

Iraqi Forces Breach Isis Defense Lines in Tal Afar Center

 Iraqi forces on Friday (August 25) announced they have breached Islamic State (ISIS) defense lines in the

Ezidi Female Fighters Eager to Rescue Fellow Women Held By Isis

Ezidi Female Fighters Eager to Rescue Fellow Women Held By Isis

An all-female unit of Kurdish fighters are as brave and skillful as the

Turkish FM Arrives In Baghdad to Meet Senior Officials

Turkish FM Arrives In Baghdad to Meet Senior Officials

 Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu arrived in the Iraqi capital of Baghdad on Wednesday morning (August

British Major General Calls Fight for Mosul 'Toughest Since World War Two'

British Major General Calls Fight for Mosul 'Toughest Since World War Two'

 Major General Rupert Jones, British deputy commander of the international coalition on Wednesday (August 23)

Turkish FM Meets With Barzani, Political Parties in Erbil

Turkish FM Meets With Barzani, Political Parties in Erbil

Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu held talks with Masoud Barzani

Iraqi Forces Continue Offensive in Tal Afar Against Islamic State

Iraqi Forces Continue Offensive in Tal Afar Against Islamic State

Iraqi security forces launched an offensive to take back the city of Tal

Hashid Al-Shaabi Says Fighters Enter First Neighborhood of Tal Afar

Hashid Al-Shaabi Says Fighters Enter First Neighborhood of Tal Afar

 Hashid al-Shaabi (Popular Mobilization Forces) said its fighters

Iraqi Forces Breach Islamic State Stronghold Tal Afar

Iraqi Forces Breach Islamic State Stronghold Tal Afar

 Iraqi forces breached the city limits of Tal Afar on Tuesday (August 22), an Islamic State (ISIS) stronghold

U.S. Defense Secretary Arrives In Kurdistan Region

U.S. Defense Secretary Arrives In Kurdistan Region

U.S. Secretary of Defense James Mattis arrived in the Kurdistan Region

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