January 26, 2014
Israeli media reported on Sunday that Defense Minister Moshe Ya'alon had approved plans to allow construction material into the Gaza Strip in order to help repair buildings destroyed in December's severe winter storm.
Car bombs in Kirkuk and Baghdad left six dead and at least 14 wounded Sunday.
January 23, 2014
11 Iraqi nationals were hung on Thursday on "terrorist offenses", the interior ministry said, bringing the total number of people executed in a week to 37.
At least 50 militants were killed in Iraq's Anbar Wednesday while U.S. President Obama met with Iraqi parliamentarians to discuss Sunni leadership integration into the government.
January 22, 2014
Iraq’s oil exports and revenues declined in 2013 compared to the previous year, official figures showed Wednesday
January 21, 2014
Iraq executed 26 prisoners Sunday who were convicted on terrorism-related charges.
After his capture, a Shi'ite militia leader has made claims that leaders of Maliki's political group will be assassinated if he is not released within 24 hours.
January 20, 2014
Seven bomb explosions went off in Baghdad on Monday, killing 26 people and injuring 67, police and medics reported.
January 19, 2014
As Iraqi government forces and allied tribal militias launched an all-out offensive against al-Qaeda-linked militants on Sunday in the Sunni stronghold of Anbar, Iraq’s premier accused “diabolical” and “treacherous” Arab states of being behind strife in the country.
The Iraqi army launched a new operation on the anti-government controlled city of Ramadi Sunday and imposed a ban on all movement within the area.
Now a renowned Oud player, the brilliant Iraqi composer Naseer Shamma says he's always known it was his destiny to play the beautiful Arabic instrument.
A wave of violence struck Baghdad on Saturday as seven attacks - including six car bombs - killed 20 people amid the government's standoff in Anbar province with Al Qaeda-affiliates.
January 17, 2014
The United States is planning to use U.S. troops to train Iraqi counter terrorism units in a third country, a defense official said on Friday
January 16, 2014
Iraqi Prime Minister Nouri Al Maliki on Wednesday said that although the war against Al Qaeda and its affiliated groups will be long, "the battle will end in victory".
January 14, 2014
Violence throughout Iraq Tuesday left at least 12 people dead mostly near the country's capital.