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U.S.-led coalition troops in Iraq is important to prevent the threat of terrorism in the country. (AFP/ File Photo)
March 20, 2019 - 07:40 GMT
The presence of the U.S.-led coalition troops in Iraq is important to prevent the threat of terrorism in the country, the head of northern Iraq’s Kurdish Regional Government (KRG) said Tuesday.
The volume of bilateral trade between the State of Qatar and Iraq rose by 52 percent last year to reach QR473 million. (Shutterstock)
March 19, 2019 - 18:00 GMT
The volume of bilateral trade between the State of Qatar and Iraq rose by 52 percent last year to reach QR473 million compared to QR310 million in 2017, said Chairman of Qatar Chamber Sheikh Khalifa bin Jassim bin Mohammed al Thani .
Protests in Algeria in March 2019 (AFP/FILE)
March 19, 2019 - 15:06 GMT
Ending practices of corruption and cronyism requires movements that aren’t framed as spontaneous ‘Springs’ of youth but as constituent parts of a broad-based, durable intergenerational call for justice from below.
U.S. Vice President Mike Pence (Twitter)
March 19, 2019 - 08:24 GMT
U.S. Vice President Mike Pence and Iraqi Prime Minister Adil Abdul-Mahdi on Monday discussed the next steps to be taken following the territorial defeat of the ISIS terrorist group.
Iraq's Oil Exports Drop in February. (Shutterstock)
March 14, 2019 - 07:37 GMT
Iraq’s state oil marketer SOMO announced Tuesday that Feb. oil exports dropped 0.11 percent compared to Jan., noting that the barrel price in Feb. reached USD 60.83.
 Iran's Rouhani visits Iraq (Twitter)
March 13, 2019 - 09:05 GMT
Iraq, an oil-rich country with a complex ethnic and sectarian composition, recently hosted the leaders of two rival countries on separate occasions: Iranian President Hassan Rouhani and US President Donald Trump. Both leaders used Iraq as a diplomatic platform to send messages to each other and the world.
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani (L) speaks during a joint press conference with his Iraqi counterpart Barham Saleh at the Presidential palace in Baghdad on March 11, 2019. (AFP/ File)
March 12, 2019 - 13:14 GMT
Mohammad Javad Zarif says the United States cannot “stop” Iran and Iraq’s mutual relations.
Iraqi, Kuwaiti Ports: From Competitors to Partners. (Shutterstock)
March 11, 2019 - 12:02 GMT
Kuwait is investing heavily in the development of the Mubarak al-Kabeer Port, whose primary economic purpose is to serve the Iraqi market and beyond, perhaps even reaching European markets.
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani shakes hands with his Iraq counterpart Barham Salih in Tehran on Saturday morning. (AFP/ File Photo)
March 10, 2019 - 08:43 GMT
Zarif says an upcoming visit by President Hassan Rouhani to Iraq will be the beginning of a new chapter in Tehran-Baghdad relations.
Iranian Parliament (Majlis) Speaker Ali Larijani hails situation in Iraq after ISIS. (AFP/ File Photo)
March 06, 2019 - 15:11 GMT
Iran’s Parliament Speaker Ali Larijani has expressed satisfaction with the current security situation in neighboring Iraq, which managed to defeat the Takfiri terror group of Daesh in late 2017 with the help of Tehran.
(Screenshot/The Daily Show)
March 06, 2019 - 12:05 GMT
The Daily Show host, Trevor Noah has been facing an outcry sparked by his Indian viewers after joking about the Indian-Pakistani rising tensions.
Iraqi refugees in camps. (Shutterstock/ File Photo)
March 04, 2019 - 14:46 GMT
More needs to be done to ensure the future of internally displaced Iraqis stuck in refugee camps, the United Nations has urged.
Maryam Hussein appeared crying in a clip on her Snapchat account, as a result of a strange situation she encountered. (Source: queen maryoum - Instagram)
March 04, 2019 - 11:25 GMT
Maryam Hussein appeared crying in a clip on her Snapchat account, as a result of a strange situation she encountered.
President Mahmoud Abbas arrives at presidential palace in Baghdad to meet Iraqi Prime Minister Adel Abdel Mahdi. (Twitter)
March 04, 2019 - 10:56 GMT
Mahmoud Abbas arrived in Baghdad, Iraq’s capital, and met with Iraqi Prime Minister Adel Abdel Mahdi, where they discussed the latest political developments in the Palestinian cause.
US President Donald Trump (AFP)
March 03, 2019 - 07:58 GMT
U.S. president on Saturday criticized his country's foreign policies in Iraq and Syria, saying that his administration will focus on fixing up America's infrastructure rather than fighting "endless wars".
Iraqi Prime Minister Adel Abdul-Mahdi (Twitter)
February 27, 2019 - 10:46 GMT
Iraq is ready to transfer non-Iraqi members of the ISIS terrorist group to their countries, Iraqi Prime Minister Adel Abdul-Mahdi said Wednesday.