Iranians scramble to the ground during the attack in Ahvaz, Iran (MORTEZA JABERIAN /AFP)
September 24, 2018 - 14:00 GMT
Saudi Arabian crown prince Mohammad bin Salman vowed to bright the attack Iran inside its own borders. The Ahvaz attack may be the first realization of that threat.
Iraqi F-16 fighter jet (AFP/ File Photo)
September 24, 2018 - 12:57 GMT
Six Daesh terrorists were killed Monday in an airstrike carried out by Iraqi warplanes in the eastern Diyala province, according to a local police source.
Trita Parsi (AFP/FILE)
September 24, 2018 - 10:36 GMT
Trita Parsi thinks the U.S.' backing of a cult to affect regime collapse in Iran may not be the best idea after all.
Iraqi soldiers firing mortars. (AFP/File)
September 24, 2018 - 08:10 GMT
Nine members of the self-proclaimed Daesh terrorist organization were killed and another nine were arrested during recent military operations launched Saturday in Iraqi desert areas, military sources on Sunday said.
Iraqi ambassador in Iran Rajih al-Moussawi goes to a polling station. (Twitter)
September 20, 2018 - 15:54 GMT
The Iraqi Foreign Ministry on Thursday recalled its ambassador to Iran, Rajih al-Moussawi, so that he might be investigated for alleged “irresponsible behavior”.
Barham Salih and his wife, during the May election. Salih has been nominated by the PUK to be the next president of Iraq. (AFP/File)
September 20, 2018 - 11:32 GMT
Veteran Kurdish leader Barham Salih has been nominated to be the president of Iraq.
Turkish soldiers are deployed on Mount Bersaya, north of the Syrian town of Azaz near the border with Turkey. (AFP Photo)
September 20, 2018 - 11:26 GMT
Turkish counter-terrorism forces have arrested the former head of ISIS’ military operations in Iraq’s Sinjar region, security sources said Tuesday.
The incident has come amid a spate of militant attacks [Twitter]
September 20, 2018 - 07:54 GMT
A bomb attack in Iraq's contested Kirkuk city has killed at least one person and wounded seven others on Wednesday evening.
MEK at Camp Ashraf (AFP/FILE)
September 19, 2018 - 12:56 GMT
The Iranian opposition group, the MEK have been radical student activists, guerrilla fighters, terrorists, a Saddamist milita, and a U.S. foreign policy tool. But are they a cult?
Iraq’s Kurdish Regional Government (Twitter)
September 19, 2018 - 10:52 GMT
U.S. diplomats and military officers on Wednesday met with officials of northern Iraq’s Kurdish Regional Government (KRG) to discuss ongoing efforts to form a new federal government in Baghdad.
Basra protests are still the talk of the hour for Iraqis nationwide. (AFP)
September 18, 2018 - 13:40 GMT
Basra protests are still the talk of the hour for Iraqis nationwide. Riots are clearly being echoed in the capital Baghdad. The recently-appointed parliament speaker Mohamed Al Halbusi arrived in Basra on Tuesday to attempt to end the standoff.
Newly-elected parliamentary speaker Mohammed Al-Halbusi (AFP Photo)
September 18, 2018 - 13:28 GMT
Newly-elected Parliament Speaker Mohamed al-Halbusi arrived in Iraq’s southern city of Basra on Tuesday to meet with local officials.
Saudi's late king Abdullah bin Abdulaziz al-Saud (AFP/FILE)
September 18, 2018 - 10:51 GMT
The MEK got at least 3 tons of gold bars from Saudi Arabia and a share of Iraq's oil revenue under Saddam Hussein.
A general view of the Iraqi Parliament during a meeting in Baghdad. (AFP/FILE)
September 16, 2018 - 07:50 GMT
Iraq's parliament on Saturday elected Sunni politician Mohammed al-Halbusi as assembly speaker after winning majority votes.
MEK leader Maryam Rajavi (AFP/FILE)
September 13, 2018 - 12:22 GMT
The MEK is one of the strangest groups in the world today. Considered a terrorist cult by many, it paid enough money to U.S. politicians they were the only hope for a free Iran. How?
A picture taken on September 3, 2018 shows a general view of the Iraqi parliament during a meeting in the capital Baghdad.(AFP/ File)
September 12, 2018 - 13:53 GMT
Sunni political blocs have failed to agree on a nominee for the post of speaker of Iraq’s newly-elected parliament, a lawmaker said Wednesday.