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Low oil prices took a toll on Iraq's revenue, which saw a decrease of nearly $1 billion compared with the previous month. (AFP/File)
September 03, 2015 - 22:31 GMT
Low oil prices took a toll on Iraq's revenue, which saw a decrease of nearly $1 billion compared with the previous month.
US Secretary of State John Kerry made the comments while speaking with CNN's Christian Amanpour on Wednesday. (AFP/File)
September 03, 2015 - 14:57 GMT
Washington's top diplomat acknowledged for the first time a need for acting forces on the ground in Syria to combat Daesh, but reiterated Obama's stance that American troops would not be deployed in the war-torn country.
Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan (C) addresses the Turkish Parliament during a debate as the parliament. (AFP/File)
September 02, 2015 - 15:30 GMT
Turkey's parliament will discuss a motion to extend military operations in Iraq and Syria.
The men were reportedly working at a construction site in Baghdad when they were kidnapped. (AFP/File)
September 02, 2015 - 10:30 GMT
Over 18 Turkish workers were kidnapped Wednesday by masked men in military uniforms during a raid in Baghdad.
Pro-government fighters and Iraqi troops continue to clash with Daesh in Anbar province. (AFP/File)
September 02, 2015 - 10:00 GMT
Over 12 Iraqi soldiers were killed after being hit by mortar shells during clashes with Daesh militants in Anbar province.
The majority of fatalities occurred in and around Baghdad and in Diyala province. (AFP/File)
September 02, 2015 - 07:30 GMT
Violence in Iraq killed 1,325 people during the month August, according to the UN.
Iraqi policemen are seen on patrol inside a military base in Baghdad, on June 11, 2014, after the declaration of a state of emergency by the government. (AFP/Ahmad al-Rubaye)
September 01, 2015 - 12:34 GMT
The new strategy will address the recent bombings across Iraq’s violence-wracked capital.
Welcome to the year where a brutal terrorist organization has more 'brand recognition' that the Vatican and Jersey. (AFP/File)
August 31, 2015 - 21:51 GMT
Welcome to the year where a brutal terrorist organization has more 'brand recognition' that the Vatican and Jersey.
It is still unclear when the executions took place. (AFP/File)
August 31, 2015 - 11:44 GMT
Four Iraqi Shia fighters believed to be from the Popular Mobilization forces were chained up and burned alive in a new video released by Daesh extremists.
Theeb gets new release date in Iraq's cinemas, the ninth Arab country to host the film. (File photo)
August 31, 2015 - 08:22 GMT
Theeb gets new release date in Iraq's cinemas, the ninth Arab country to host the film.
Turkey joined the US in launching airstrikes against Daesh in Syria last week. (AFP/File)
August 31, 2015 - 07:00 GMT
The US-led coalition against Daesh hasn't made much of an impact on the militant group, and with Turkey announcing joint airstrikes in Syria with America last week, it made matters worse.