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Oct 04, 2019
Iraq protests: 46 killed in mass uprising against govt corruption, curfew imposed; top cleric blames politiciansDozens of demonstrators were killed across Iraq on Thursday and Friday as violent protests against government corruption swelled into a mass spontaneous uprising.
Sep 11, 2019
More than 30 dead, 100 wounded in Iraq's Karbala as stampede breaks out at Shiite shrineIt is Iraq's deadliest stampede in recent history during Ashura, whose commemorative marches had previously been targeted by Sunni extremist groups
Jun 10, 2019
Pope Francis expresses desire to visit Iraq in 2020, hoping it does not return to tensions that come from 'never-ending conflicts'Pope Francis on Monday said that he wants to visit Iraq as early as 2020 in spite of the security conditions.
Nov 21, 2018
Oil prices aren't determined by a triumvirate alone: Here are some more from West Asia to South America to Africa who also call the shotsOil is a complex tradable commodity and involves a whole lot of catalysts which influence its price.
Sep 24, 2018
In response to US sanctions, Iran president Hassan Rouhani says Donald Trump will fail against Tehran like Saddam HusseinUS President Donald Trump will fail in his confrontation with Iran, just like Iraq’s Saddam Hussein, Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said on Saturday, referring to the war between the two West Asian powers and vowing that Tehran will not abandon its missiles.
Sep 22, 2018
Iran will defeat Trump just like it did Saddam, says President Hassan Rouhani, vows not to abandon missilesIran has suggested in recent weeks that it could take military action in the Gulf to block other countries’ oil exports in retaliation for US sanctions intended to halt its sales of crude.
May 12, 2018
Iraq holds first polls since victory over Islamic State, analysts say incumbent Haider al-Abadi marginally aheadIraqis voted in the first election since defeating Islamic State, but few people expect its new leaders to stabilise a country beset by conflicts, economic hardship and corruption since the fall of Saddam Hussein in 2003
Apr 25, 2018
After 15 years in power and decades fighting Saddam Hussein’s oppression, Iraq's Shi’ites split ahead of crucial voteUnited in their fight against Saddam Hussein’s oppression for decades, Iraq’s Shi’ites have become deeply fragmented and disillusioned with their leaders
Mar 16, 2018
US defence secretary Jim Mattis accuses Iran of funneling money into Iraq to influence its electionsDefense Secretary Jim Mattis, on Thursday, accused Iran of funneling money into Iraq to sway the outcome of its elections, calling it part of a broader pattern of destabilising Iranian actions across West Asia
Feb 15, 2018
Kuwait says $30 billion pledged to help rebuild Iraq, falling well short of Baghdad's $88-billion goalInternational donors pledged $30 billion to help rebuild Iraq after the war against the Islamic State group, Kuwait announced on Wednesday, overcoming Western doubts and donor fatigue over Mideast crises to help the battle-ravaged nation.