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France seeks to save IS jihadis from death penalties in Iraq

PARIS (AP) — France’s foreign minister says his government is working to spare four French former members of the Islamic State group from execution after Iraq sentenced them to death. However, France has made no effort to br...

France seeks to save IS jihadis from death penalties in Iraq

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France opposes Iraq's death penalty against French Isis trio Men captured in Syria by US-backed force fighting jihadists have 30 days to lodge appealFrance has confirmed it would take “the necessary steps” to t...
2019-05-27, 12:48

Has any World Cup had more goals from penalties than France 2019? | The Knowledge Plus: Ronaldo’s same-city derby feat, armband-swapping club and country captains (part two) and ball-popping captains. Mail us or tweet @TheKnowledge...
2019-07-03, 15:16

'Death penalties are the norm in Saudi Arabia' Saudi Arabia is once again planning to execute religious activists, according to the "Middle East Eye" website. Madawi Al-Rasheed, an expert on Saudi...
2019-05-24, 02:16

German foreign minister arrives in Iraq, seeks to address regional tensions German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas arrived in Iraq on Saturday as part of a wider trip to the Middle East seeking to de-escalate tensions between Ira...
2019-06-08, 15:48

| HRW condemns France 'outsourcing' of ISIS trials to Iraq Human Rights Watch has condemned France's "outsourcing" of trials of Islamic State group suspects to "abusive justice systems", after seven of its na...
2019-06-01, 10:32

France approves of trials in Iraq for French IS fighters France's foreign affairs ministry says the Iraqi court that sentenced three French citizens to death for being members of the Islamic State group has...
2019-05-27, 11:48

France denies Iraq has yet asked for money to try jihadist fighters France's foreign ministry denied on Thursday a report that it had been asked by Iraqi authorities to pay up to $2 million per fighter for Baghdad to ...
2019-06-13, 17:16

France Hands ISIS Suspects to Iraq, Which Sentences Them to Hang For countries struggling with what to do with their citizens who joined the Islamic State, Iraq offers a solution. But does Iraqi justice meet intern...
2019-05-29, 21:32

France opposed in principle to execution in Iraq of three French Islamic State members The French foreign ministry said on Monday it was opposed in principle to the death penalty, but also said it accepted Iraqi sovereignty as Iraq's ju...
2019-05-27, 10:32

Iraq sentences last 2 French IS members to death BEIRUT (AP) — An Iraqi judicial official says a Baghdad court has sentenced to death two more French nationals convicted of being members of the Isla...
2019-06-03, 14:00

Iraq protests: Death toll rises to 93 Five Iraqis died in Saturday protests, raising the total death toll to 93 since the anti-government demonstrations began last week, a human rights co...
2019-10-06, 05:32

Iraq sentences 3 French citizens to death Kevin Gonot, Leonard Lopez and Salim Machou have one month to apply for the ruling to be overturned. The trio are accused of joining the "Islamic Sta...
2019-05-27, 01:16

Iraq sentences two more French citizens to death The verdicts take the number of French citizens who have been found guilty of joining Islamic State to 11. Legal experts have said the rulings leave ...
2019-06-03, 17:16

Vaccines group seeks $7.4 billion to save up to 8 million lives The GAVI global vaccines alliance on Friday called on donors for $7.4 billion to help immunize 300 million children against life-threatening diseases...
2019-08-30, 01:48

French ISIS Supporters on Death Row in Iraq Ask for Mercy France is facing criticism from rights advocates that 11 of its citizens and one resident will hang in Iraq for supporting ISIS. Will it try to save ...
2019-06-04, 03:32

| UPDATE | Iraq protest death toll nears 100 The death toll from mass protests in Baghdad and cities across southern Iraq rose to 93 on Saturday as the unrest entered its fifth day, parliament's...
2019-10-05, 15:00

Spain seeks ex-ETA boss' extradition from France: source Spain has officially requested the extradition of Basque separatist group ETA's long-time leader Josu Ternera following his arrest in France last mon...
2019-06-19, 22:48

Iraq Court Sentences Two French Men To Death For Being ISIS Fighters An Iraqi court sentenced two French men to death on Sunday after finding them guilty of being members of ISIS, a prosecutor told Reuters. Iraq is con...
2019-06-02, 20:48

Death toll rises amid mass protests in Iraq Iraqi Prime Minister Adel Abdul-Mahdi has said he would respond to "rightful demands" by anti-government protesters. Prominent Shiite cleric and poli...
2019-10-05, 10:32

Iraq protests: UN demands end to violence as death tolls nears 100 Five days of anti-government demonstrations across the country have left at least 99 dead and thousands woundedThe UN has called for an end to the vi...
2019-10-06, 06:32

A dozen French ISIS members sentenced to death in Iraq Two more French members of the Islamic State were convicted on terrorism charges and sentenced to die by the Iraqi government Monday, meaning that al...
2019-06-05, 00:32

Iraq sentences three French citizens to death for joining Isis Human rights groups have criticised the country’s trials of fighters captured in SyriaAn Iraqi court has sentenced three French citizens to death aft...
2019-05-26, 15:32

France seeks to fend off blame for FCA-Renault deal collapse France sought to fend off a hail of criticism on Thursday after it was blamed for scuppering a $35 billion-plus merger between carmakers Fiat-Chrysle...
2019-06-06, 14:32

France seeks jobs protection if Renault and Fiat merge France's finance minister has insisted that car making jobs in his country must be protected in the event of a proposed €36bn (£32bn) mega...
2019-05-28, 17:16

Budget carrier XL Airways seeks rescue deal with Air France French airline XL Airways has called on Air France to discuss a rescue deal to avert the collapse of the budget carrier that halted ticket sales and...
2019-09-22, 14:00

Death toll rises to 104 amid anti-government protests in Iraq Iraqi officials said at least seven people died in Baghdad Sunday, raising the death toll from clashes between anti-government protesters and securit...
2019-10-07, 19:00

Lawmakers urge Trump to stop deportations to Iraq after Michigan man's death Dozens of House Democrats are urging President Donald Trump to stop detaining and deporting Iraqi nationals after the death of a Michigan man sent to...
2019-08-14, 15:32

Iraq protests blamed on 'malicious hands' as death toll passes 100 Interior ministry spokesman denies claims security forces clashed with demonstratorsAn Iraqi interior ministry spokesman has said an investigation i...
2019-10-07, 10:00

Death toll in Iraq passes 100 as police, protesters continue to clash The Interior Ministry said the toll was now 104 killed and more than 6,000 wounded in violence since Tuesday but denied government forces had shot di...
2019-10-06, 23:32

Death toll climbs, unrest spreads in Iraq in days of protests Iraqi security forces opened fire on thousands of demonstrators who defied a curfew in Baghdad on Thursday and exchanged fire with gunmen in southern...
2019-10-03, 23:32

Death toll surges to 46 as Iraq unrest accelerates; cleric blames politicians The death toll from days of violent demonstrations across Iraq surged to 46 on Friday, most of them killed in the last 24 hours as unrest rapidly acc...
2019-10-04, 14:00

Iraq handing out thousands of death sentences in hasty trials for ISIS fighters As the dust from the years of ISIS occupation settles in a still damaged and bleeding Iraq, Baghdad has sentenced thousands of convicted Iraqi nation...
2019-06-07, 20:32

Former Miss Iraq and linguist for US troops still under rape, death threats after advocacy for Israel It was an occasion that should have been marked by excitement, smiles, unification – and a little hairspray. But the Miss Universe 2017 Pageant in La...
2019-07-09, 02:32

Iraq extends curfew and internet blackout as protest death toll rises to 34 Iraqi authorities have extended a curfew to several of country's southern cities as the death toll from three days of protests climbed to at least 34...
2019-10-04, 02:32

Jihadis celebrate 9/11 anniversary, vow to strike America again Pro-ISIS and pro-Al-Qaeda channels on the Telegram messaging app have been inundated with posts relating to 9/11, including threats and calls for Mus...
2019-09-12, 21:32

UK, France and Germany in last-ditch effort to save Iran deal Diplomatic offensive aims to dissuade Tehran from breaching uranium limitsBritain, France and Germany are to mount a last-ditch effort to dissuade Ir...
2019-06-19, 20:00

France’s Macron trying to save Iran nuclear deal by July 15 French President Emmanuel Macron says he wants Iran to renew dialogue with Western partners by July 15 to calm tensions over its renewed nuclear ambi...
2019-07-06, 22:16

English women's football seeks legacy from France 2019 but frailties remain The huge audience for England’s semi-final is testament to the progress made by the women’s game, particularly at the grassroots, but that growth is ...
2019-07-06, 10:16

Death toll climbs as Iraq unrest hits Baghdad's volatile Sadr City Protesters began gathering in Baghdad's Sadr City district late on Monday after overnight clashes with security forces spread to the vast, poor swath...
2019-10-08, 00:32

ISIS ‘Beatles’ jihadis apologize for their role in execution squad Two members of an infamous ISIS cell dubbed “The Beatles” were interviewed just a week before being taken into US custody — grudgingly offering...
2019-10-11, 23:32

France Dangles $15 Billion Bailout for Iran in Effort to Save Nuclear Deal President Emmanuel Macron has proposed a deal to compensate Iran for lost oil sales in exchange for the country agreeing to return to compliance with...
2019-09-03, 10:00

Eight months after son’s death, a mother seeks closure TUCSON- Michelle Arbizo says her late son Dominic Romero lived life to the fullest with a smile on his face. “He was one of a kind, he was one of a k...
2019-09-07, 08:00

IS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi calls on fighters to free detained jihadis and families Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi is purported to have issued his first message since April. He called on fighters to free tens of thousands of jihadis and family...
2019-09-17, 05:00

Morocco seeks death penalty for jihadists who murdered backpackers Moroccan prosecutors are seeking the death penalty for three suspected ISIS jihadists who admitted to butchering two female Scandinavian backpackers ...
2019-06-28, 19:00

Venezuela seeks extradition of suspect accused of burning man to death Enzo Franchini Oliveros accused over death of Orlando José Figuera, 21, who was set alight during anti-government protestsVenezuela is seeking the ex...
2019-07-12, 06:32

10-man England defeated at the death by France "Orogel Stadium-Dino Manuzzi, U-21 EURO, Group C - England U-21 1 (Foden, 54, Choudhury, red card, 63\u0027) France U-21 2 (Ikone ,89\u0027, Wan-Biss...
2019-06-19, 01:16

"Cold, Calculated": US Seeks Death Penalty For Chinese Student's Murder U.S. prosecutors argued on Monday that an Illinois man who raped and murdered a Chinese graduate student two years ago should be executed, and called...
2019-07-09, 08:32

Women's Panel Seeks Report On Death Of 2 Tribal Hockey Players The National Commission for Women on Wednesday asked the Jharkhand DGP to submit a detailed report on the alleged killing of two tribal women hockey ...
2019-08-14, 19:00

U.S. seeks death penalty for 'calculated' murder of grad student from China U.S. prosecutors argued on Monday that an Illinois man who raped and murdered a Chinese graduate student two years ago should be executed, and called...
2019-07-09, 01:32

Driver convicted in Charlottesville death seeks leniency as sentencing looms The 22-year-old white supremacist who killed a woman and injured dozens of other people protesting a white nationalist rally in Charlottesville, Va. ...
2019-06-23, 07:00

Polish activists try to save cows condemned to death A herd of about 180 free-roaming cows in Poland must be slaughtered, authorities have ruled, to the dismay of activists fighting to save them as a ca...
2019-05-28, 21:32

Morocco prosecutor seeks death sentences in Scandinavian women murder trial A Moroccan prosecutor on Thursday demanded the death sentence for three suspects in the murder of two female Scandinavian tourists in the Atlas mount...
2019-06-27, 21:48

California seeks death penalty in alleged torture killing of Anthony Avalos The Los Angeles County District Attorney's Office announced Wednesday they are seeking the death penalty for a mother and her boyfriend accused of to...
2019-08-29, 15:16

Suit filed against de Blasio seeks ‘judicial inquiry’ into Eric Garner’s death Eric Garner’s mother and sister filed suit Tuesday to force a “judicial inquiry” into claims that Mayor Bill de Blasio and other officials violated a...
2019-08-28, 12:16

Iran says two border crossings to Iraq closed because of unrest in Iraq Two border crossings to Iraq, including one widely used by Iranian pilgrims, have been closed because of unrest in Iraq, the semi-official news agenc...
2019-10-03, 10:32

After Iraq base blasts, Iranian-backed militias’ threats heighten speculation Israel is bombing Iraq A statement from Iranian-backed militias blamed Israeli drones for four big blasts at militia bases over the past month and accused the U.S. military...
2019-08-22, 07:16

Torn Apart By Grief: This Couple Was Unable To Save Their Marriage After The Death Of Verne Troyer Everyone reacts differently to the death of someone they love, and the sad reality is that sometimes, a profound loss can be too much for a romantic ...
2019-09-03, 17:00

UK's pollution death toll higher than Ireland, France and Spain The UK has a higher death rate from toxic air than many European neighbours including Ireland, France and Spain, the World Health Organisation reveal...
2019-06-28, 01:00

More elephants found dead at Thai waterfall after herd falls trying to save calf; death toll at 11 The carcasses of five more elephants were discovered in Thailand downstream from a waterfall known as the Ravine of Hell, where six other elephants p...
2019-10-09, 13:32

Mo Salah says VAR will win him more penalties Mohamed Salah has warned Liverpool's opponents that VAR's introduction will lead to him winning more penalties -- despite insisting he's no fan of th...
2019-08-20, 20:16

France and Rwanda: Re-examining France’s role in the genocide A French commission of experts is taking a fresh look at France’s role in the Rwandan genocide twenty five years ago. To come up with a fair assessme...
2019-06-06, 20:48

Aubameyang responsible for penalties, says Emery "Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang is still Arsenal\u0027s first-choice penalty taker, despite Nicolas Pepe\u0027s success from the spot against Aston Villa ...
2019-09-23, 13:00

Norway through to last 16 with two penalties against South Korea Two penalties, one early in each half, gave Norway a 2-1 victory over South Korea in the Women’s World Cup at Stade Auguste-Delaune in Reims to secur...
2019-06-18, 03:16

Blues looking to limit penalties in Game 4 ST. LOUIS -- Throughout the Stanley Cup Final, the St. Louis Blues have spoken repeatedly of playing a disciplined game and staying out of the penalt...
2019-06-03, 00:32

What France---Yes, France---Can Teach the U.S. About Free Markets You wouldn’t think to look to France as a model of unfettered markets. But from cellphones to airfares, competition has risen in Europe but shrunk in...
2019-09-04, 17:32

Honda decision when to take F1 penalties with Red Bull 'very complicated' The decision on when Honda's next upgraded Formula 1 engine will be introduced, which will trigger grid penalties for Red Bull, is "very complicated"...
2019-08-18, 12:16

Youthful Arsenal need penalties to overcome Angers "Unai Emery opted to give youth a chance as an experimental Arsenal side won on penalties after being held to a 1-1 draw by Angers in their penultima...
2019-08-01, 02:48

Benin knocks out Morocco on penalties at African Cup Benin started the African Cup of Nations knockout stages with a major upset, beating Morocco in a penalty shootout to reach the quarterfinals  ...
2019-07-05, 21:48

| England take Nations League 3rd place on penalties England deservedly claimed the consolation prize of third place at the Nations League 6-5 on penalties on Sunday after a 0-0 draw against a limited S...
2019-06-09, 18:32

Tottenham crash out of Carabao Cup to Colchester on penalties Eric Dier summed it up best after a goalless 90 minutes, telling his teammate Victor Wanyama that it had been an embarrassing performance from Totten...
2019-09-25, 07:32

Norway defeat Australia on penalties to reach last eight "Women\u0027s World Cup last 16, Allianz Riviera, Nice - Norway 1 (Herlovsen 31\u0027) Australia 1 (Kellond-Knight 83\u0027). Norway win 4-1 on penal...
2019-06-23, 02:16

Tariffs Would Hit Many Goods That Previously Avoided Penalties Proposed U.S. tariffs on all imports from Mexico would hit sectors that have had little exposure to the Trump administration’s aggressive trade initi...
2019-05-31, 23:48

Cool approach to penalties sees Norway through There was a sense of inevitability for Norway as they rallied together ahead of the penalty shootout that sent them into the quarter-finals of the wo...
2019-06-23, 02:32

Brady turns off TNF, citing 'ridiculous penalties' Patriots quarterback Tom Brady tweeted his displeasure over the high number of penalties in the first half of Thursday night's Titans-Jaguars game an...
2019-09-20, 20:32

'It's not the end of the world' - Barkley vows to step up to take more penalties "Ross Barkley says he will not be deterred from taking further penalties despite missing one in Chelsea\u0027s loss to Valencia in the Champions Leag...
2019-09-18, 17:00

Tennis Toughens Penalties for Weak First-Round Performances Two players have lost all their prize money from Grand Slam tournaments to cover fines for failing to “perform to a professional standard” in first-r...
2019-07-12, 01:48

England claims 3rd place in Nations League after penalties England beat Switzerland 6-5 in a sudden death penalty shootout Sunday to claim the consolation prize of third place in UEFA's inaugural Nations...
2019-06-09, 18:48

Exit Australia on penalties as Kerr misses from the spot Australian star Sam Kerr flunked her spot kick as the Matildas lost a penalty shoot-out to Norway after a pulsating last 16 Women's World Cup clash i...
2019-06-23, 01:48

Middlesbrough tumble out of Carabao Cup after losing to Crewe on penalties • ‘It was a terrible performance,’ says Jonathan Woodgate • Forest Green beat Charlton thanks to debutant keeperDavid Artell felt League Two Crewe de...
2019-08-14, 12:32

Penalties expected for Renault, McLaren for new F1 Spec C engine The four drivers from the Renault and McLaren Formula 1 teams are set to take grid penalties at Spa and Monza when a new Spec C power unit is introdu...
2019-08-01, 20:48

Verstappen: Formula 1 stewards forced to give certain penalties Max Verstappen believes stewards do not want to give certain penalties during Formula 1 races but are obliged to do so because of how the rulebook is...
2019-06-20, 17:16

Hospitals treat patients without admitting them, to avoid penalties (Reuters Health) - Hospitals appear to be treating Medicare patients in emergency departments (EDs) and observation areas to avoid readmissions and t...
2019-08-23, 01:48

Sierra Leone toughens penalties for sexual violence Sierra Leone's parliament voted on Thursday to significantly increase prison sentences for rape, a move that follows the president's declaration earl...
2019-09-20, 00:32

White House freezes fuel efficiency penalties The Trump administration said late on Friday it was issuing final rules to suspend a 2016 Obama administration regulation that more than doubled pena...
2019-07-13, 07:48

Renault wants time penalties instead of grid drops in Formula 1 Renault Formula 1 team boss Cyril Abiteboul says a time penalty served within or at the end of a race would be a better alternative to grid penalties...
2019-09-20, 14:32

Premier League will not use VAR to ensure keepers toe line on penalties "Video Assistant Referees (VAR) in the Premier League will not determine whether goalkeepers have moved off their line during penalties, leaving the ...
2019-06-20, 22:00

Trump administration freezing fuel efficiency penalties The Trump administration said late on Friday it was issuing final rules to suspend a 2016 Obama administration regulation that more than doubled pena...
2019-07-13, 05:00

| Madagascar edge DR Congo on penalties to keep dream run alive Africa Cup of Nations debutants Madagascar kept their remarkable run going with a penalty shootout victory over the DR Congo to secure a place in the...
2019-07-07, 23:32

Tottenham crash out of Carabao Cup to Colchester on penalties – as it happened Colchester dumped Spurs out of the Carabao Cup after some shootout drama, while Crawley saw off Stoke and Southampton eviscerated arch-rivals Portsmo...
2019-09-25, 00:32

Community Shield: Man City beats Liverpool on penalties After completing a clean sweep of domestic trophies last season Manchester City opened the new campaign by lifting the Community Shield following a s...
2019-08-04, 20:48

Trump Administration Freezing Fuel Efficiency Penalties In The US The Trump administration said late on Friday it was issuing final rules to suspend a 2016 Obama administration regulation that more than doubled pena...
2019-07-14, 09:16

United defeat Milan on penalties in International Champions Cup "Principality Stadium, International Champions Cup - Manchester United (Rashford 14\u0027 Lingard 72\u0027) AC Milan 2 (Suso 26\u0027 Lindelof o.g. 6...
2019-08-04, 09:48

Penalties not lowering hospital-acquired infection rates (Reuters Health) - A penalty program established to reduce infections and other complications in U.S. hospitals hasn't made these events less likely ...
2019-07-10, 21:32

London drivers issued with 1.4m traffic penalties in one year News 3 Jul, 2019 Authorities in London issued 1,439,942 moving traffic penalties in 2017-18 – a 30 per cent increase on the previous fi...
2019-07-03, 21:00

Telecom Panel Said to Again Defer Decision on Jio Interconnection Penalties No decision could be taken on the issue of penalty as one of the Secretaries had to leave early, so the issue has been deferred, official sources sai...
2019-06-14, 15:00

Man City beat Liverpool on penalties to win Community Shield Manchester City struck an early blow for the forthcoming Premier League campaign as they beat Liverpool on penalties to win the Community Shield at W...
2019-08-04, 19:32

F1 outlines how ballast could work instead of engine grid penalties Formula 1's exploration of alternatives to grid penalties has led to an outline of how ballast could be used instead, but the idea has been questione...
2019-09-20, 14:32

E-ZPass scofflaw whines about $62,000 owed in penalties and fees Dear John: I was recently contacted by the Triborough Bridge and Tunnel Authority’s E-ZPass division because of tolls that I owe. I’m not disputing t...
2019-08-05, 18:32

MPs call for tougher penalties on drivers using mobile phones Committee says ban on hands-free use should be considered amid rise in road deathsTougher restrictions on drivers using mobile phones, including exte...
2019-08-13, 07:00

Trump Administration to Expand Penalties for Currency Manipulators The administration proposed expanding a trade penalty that is typically used to put tariffs on countries for unfair subsidies to address manipulated ...
2019-05-24, 05:48

Lowly Colchester dump Spurs out of Carabao Cup on penalties "Fourth-tier Colchester United dumped last season\u0027s Champions League finalists Tottenham Hotspur out of the League Cup 4-3 on penalties after a ...
2019-09-25, 01:00

Brawn: F1 should explain penalties better after Vettel Canada episode Formula 1 should work to find ways to better explain penalty decisions in the wake of the Sebastian Vettel's controversial demotion in the Canadian G...
2019-06-11, 17:48

12 states challenge White House plan to freeze mpg penalties Led by California and New York, 12 states petitioned to reverse Trump administration's decision to suspend a 2016 Obama administration rule that more...
2019-08-02, 22:16

Indonesia has not imposed tough enough penalties for plantation fires: Greenpeace Indonesia has not imposed serious enough penalties on pulpwood and palm oil firms that had large fires on their land from 2015 to 2018, and more fire...
2019-09-25, 07:00

China Keeps Penalties on U.S. Pork and Soy While Exempting 16 Products From Additional Tariffs (BEIJING) — China announced Wednesday it will exempt American industrial grease and some other imports from tariff hikes in a trade war with Wa...
2019-09-12, 01:00

Juncker criticizes Italy's excessive deficit as EU penalties loom The EU remains at odds with the Italian government's 2019 budget. European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker warned Rome to rethink, though It...
2019-06-12, 08:48

UPDATE 1-Trump administration freezing fuel efficiency penalties The Trump administration said late on Friday it was issuing final rules to suspend a 2016 Obama administration regulation that more than doubled pena...
2019-07-13, 05:00

London drivers issued with 1.4 million traffic penalties in 2017-18 News 3 Jul, 2019 Authorities in London issued 1,439,942 moving traffic penalties in 2017-18 – a 30 per cent increase on the previous fi...
2019-07-03, 19:16

UPDATE 3-Trump administration freezing fuel efficiency penalties The Trump administration said late on Friday it was issuing final rules to suspend a 2016 Obama administration regulation that more than doubled pena...
2019-07-13, 09:16

Insys becomes first drugmaker to file for bankruptcy to cover opioid penalties The moves comes one week after the company agreed to pay $225 million to resolve a federal investigation into a bribery scheme designed to induce doc...
2019-06-10, 19:16

City Hall to end homeowner penalties for tree sidewalk damage City Hall will no longer punish homeowners for failing to fix sidewalks buckled by city-owned trees, ending a years-long controversy that marred an e...
2019-09-11, 01:32

FIA agrees with F1 teams to punish unsafe releases with time penalties Autosport can reveal that the FIA has agreed with Formula 1 teams that unsafe pitstop releases will be punished with time penalties rather than fines...
2019-08-01, 20:48

Alfa Romeo appeal German GP post-race penalties Alfa Romeo have formally appealed stewards' decisions that dropped Kimi Raikkonen and Antonio Giovinazzi out of the points at the German Grand Prix...
2019-08-01, 18:32

Massive Hike In Penalties For Traffic Violations Begin From September Starting from September 1, 2019, the penalties for traffic violations will see a massive hike across a number of offences. The Motor Vehicles (Amendm...
2019-09-01, 13:48

U.S. Weighs Letting Companies Seek New Penalties Over Currency Manipulation U.S. companies would be able to seek penalties against foreign competitors they say benefit from artificially weak currencies, under a new rule propo...
2019-05-25, 00:16

Jordan Pickford saves the day as England beat Switzerland on penalties On the face of it, this should have been cause for celebration. England have finished third at a major finals for the first time since the 1968 Europ...
2019-06-09, 21:00

Norris to avoid penalties as German GP engine issue identified Lando Norris is set to escape further power unit-related penalties at the Hungarian Grand Prix after McLaren and Formula 1 engine supplier Renault id...
2019-08-01, 00:32

De Blasio calls for stiffer penalties against speeding in school zones Mayor Bill de Blasio proposed Friday that the state Legislature pass a new law to stiffen fines — and even yank the licenses — of reckles...
2019-05-25, 17:48

Canada hints at penalties for internet firms that allow child exploitation Internet companies that do not actively combat the online exploitation of children should face financial consequences, Canada's public safety ministe...
2019-08-06, 23:32

Manchester City Defeat Liverpool On Penalties To Win Community Shield Manchester City have won back-to-back FA Community Shield trophies for the first time in club history after defeating Liverpool 5-4 on penalties. Bra...
2019-08-05, 01:48

Penalties see lacklustre Norway beat Korea to seal last 16 spot "Two penalties were enough to book Norway\u0027s ticket to the last 16 at the women\u0027s World Cup after an uninspiring 2-1 win against a feisty So...
2019-06-17, 23:48

Ole Gunnar Solskjær has faith in Paul Pogba to keep taking penalties Pogba denied in Manchester United’s draw at Wolves‘Paul has scored many before so there’s no problem’Ole Gunnar Solskjær says he has no intention of ...
2019-08-20, 13:48

Ole Gunnar Solsjkær has faith in Paul Pogba to keep taking penalties • Pogba missed from spot in Manchester United’s draw at Wolves• ‘Paul has scored many before so there’s no problem’Ole Gunnar Solskjær says he has no...
2019-08-20, 04:48

| Chile beat Colombia on penalties to reach Copa semis Champions Chile maintained their hopes of a third straight Copa America victory after beating Colombia on penalties on Friday to reach the semi-final...
2019-06-29, 10:00

Here's a lesson for 401(k) investors: Don't just save, save to create wealth The story of my hardworking mother and the rise of Starbucks serve as a road map to financial success: To create wealth, you must save to invest. &...
2019-07-09, 22:48

Algeria beat Ivory Coast on penalties to reach the AFCON semis "Africa Cup of Nations quarter-final - Suez Stadium – Ivory Coast 1 (J. Kodjia 62\u0027) Algeria 1 (S. Feghouli 20\u0027) Algeria win 4-3 on penaltie...
2019-07-12, 01:32

Should Man City and Tottenham have been awarded penalties? VAR controversy strikes Premier League again Another weekend of Premier League football in 2019/20, another raft of VAR controversies to spark fierce debate over the use of technology in the gam...
2019-08-25, 23:16

US issues final rules halting increase of fuel efficiency penalties The Trump administration isn't deterred by legal attempts to preserve a once-planned increase in fuel efficiency penalties. The NHTSA has issue...
2019-07-14, 00:32

Leclerc, Perez, Hulkenberg escape Monaco GP weight check penalties Charles Leclerc, Sergio Perez and Nico Hulkenberg have all escaped further action after missing weight checks during qualifying for the Monaco Grand ...
2019-05-25, 20:32

Slow golfers to face stiffer penalties on European Tour next season • One-shot penalty introduced for two poor times per round• Slow coaches face £26,000 fine – up from £9,000The European Tour is to step up efforts to...
2019-08-19, 21:16

Polygamy debate returns to Utah capital, as lawmaker looks to reduce penalties Utah has enacted tough penalties for polygamy in recent years, in a bid to move past the state's complicated history with the practice. But a state s...
2019-09-09, 02:32

Renault pair, Sainz back to Spec B engine despite Spa grid penalties Daniel Ricciardo and Nico Hulkenberg plus McLaren's Carlos Sainz Jr have reverted to Renault's Spec B engine despite taking Belgian Grand Prix grid p...
2019-08-31, 17:48

'It sucks to go out on penalties': Matildas rally round Sam Kerr after shootout miss Captain misses spot kick as Australia crash out to NorwayNorway 1-1 Australia (4-1 on pens): player ratingsMatildas skipper Sam Kerr has vowed to com...
2019-06-23, 03:32

| SABC suffers R482m loss, spends R81m on interest, penalties The losses follow a period of SABC executives warning government and Parliament that the public service broadcaster needed financial assistance if it...
2019-10-01, 12:00

England’s Fran Kirby fears VAR handball law offers cynical way to win penalties • England profit from ‘unnatural position’ rule in Scotland win• Kirby says players could be tempted to aim at defenders’ armsEngland’s Fran Kirby fe...
2019-06-12, 04:48

England beat Switzerland on penalties to secure third place in Nations League – as it happened After 120 turgid minutes, Jordan Pickford scored and saved a penalty in the shoot-out against Switzerland as England claimed third place in the Natio...
2019-06-09, 21:00

Texas, Oklahoma Hit With Team-Wide Unsportsmanlike Conduct Penalties For Pregame Scuffles The surest sign that a sports rivalry is for real, and not one that some big company or network has tried to manufacture, is when the players end up ...
2019-10-13, 10:16

Motor Vehicles Bill Clears Rajya Sabha; Stricter Penalties For Violations The Rajya Sabha on Wednesday passed a bill to tighten road traffic regulations such as issuance of driving licence and imposed stricter penalties for...
2019-08-01, 00:32

Premier League rule changes explained: VAR, handball, free-kicks, substitutions and penalties The Premier League is back and while there are the customary new signings, coaches and shirts for fans to get used to, there are a number of rule cha...
2019-08-09, 16:00

Explainer: Ex-Google engineer faces severe penalties in self-driving trade secrets case U.S. prosecutors on Tuesday brought a criminal case against a former high-ranking Google engineer, alleging he stole confidential technology from the...
2019-08-28, 03:48

Gareth Bale makes goalscoring return as Real Madrid edge Arsenal on penalties Spanish side recover to level and win in penalty shootoutReal Madrid 2-2 Arsenal (aet; 3-2 on pens) – as it happenedReal Madrid beat Arsenal in a pen...
2019-07-24, 04:16

Turkey has until next month to cancel a multibillion-dollar Russian arms deal or face US penalties Turkey must cancel a multibillion-dollar deal with Russia and buy the U.S.-made Patriot missile system or face removal from Lockheed Martin's F-...
2019-05-21, 22:32

Nancy Pelosi's plan to lower drug costs calls for more gov't authority, fiscal penalties House Speaker Nancy Pelosi unveiled a plan Thursday designed to lower the cost of prescription drugs by giving U.S. health officials more power to ne...
2019-09-19, 23:00

Leicester beat Newcastle on penalties in Carabao Cup, Ajax into Champions League draw - as it happened Everton prevailed 4-2 at Lincoln before the draw set up a South Coast derby with Portsmouth drawing Southampton and Rochdale heading to Old Trafford ...
2019-08-29, 01:16

Hurricane Dorian death toll rises to 20 in Bahamas as PM announces his brother's death The Bahamas health minister said Wednesday that the death toll for Hurricane Dorian has risen from seven to 20 and more deaths are expected as the st...
2019-09-05, 23:00

Death row inmate with rare condition may suffer excruciatingly painful death, lawyers say The fate of a condemned Missouri inmate rests with Gov. Mike Parson, who must decide if the risk posed by Russell Bucklew's unusual medical condition...
2019-10-01, 12:32

Death of Queens woman death thought to be suicide now ruled a homicide The death of a Queens woman, thought to be a suicide, was ruled a homicide, police said Friday. The incident happened on June 24 in Richmond Hill, po...
2019-09-27, 19:00

New York man previously indicted in girlfriend's death now charged in death of two toddlers The New York City man charged with killing his girlfriend in June after he allegedly found her home with his two murdered children has now been charg...
2019-10-03, 23:32

Peter Lindbergh death: Meghan Markle pays tribute to renowned fashion photographer after his death age 74 The Duchess of Sussex, Emma Watson and Nicole Kidman are among those who paid tribute to renowned fashion photographer Peter Lindbergh after his deat...
2019-09-05, 11:00

Prosecutor won’t seek death penalty in death of grandmother FLORENCE, Ariz. (AP) – Pinal County prosecutors won’t seek a death sentence for a Maricopa man accused of fatally stabbing his grandmothe...
2019-07-07, 05:16

Alana Cutland death: Brit passenger desperately fought to stop Cambridge University student falling to her death from plane in Madagascar A plane passenger fought a desperate five-minute battle to stop Cambridge University student Alana Cutland falling to her death from a plane in Madag...
2019-08-01, 11:32

Ten Sovereigns wins in France, Japan wins in France Ten Sovereigns hits the win column impressively in the Darly July Cup at Newmarket in England while Japan travels from Ireland to win the Grand Prix ...
2019-07-16, 03:48

What's behind the protests in Iraq? Crisis-ridden Iraq has been plagued by violent protests that have left dozens dead. Anger over living conditions in the country shows no sign of abat...
2019-10-06, 14:32

What’s behind the protests in Iraq? Crisis-ridden Iraq has been plagued by violent protests that have left dozens dead. Anger over living conditions in the country shows no sign of abat...
2019-10-06, 00:00

Death penalty possible for man accused of teen’s death LUMBERTON, N.C. (AP) — A North Carolina prosecutor says he will seek the death penalty against the man accused in the kidnapping, rape and murder of ...
2019-06-06, 23:48

Internet down across most of Iraq on third day of protests Monitor says ‘intentional restrictions’ by major providers have caused near-blackoutThe internet is down across most of Iraq on the third day of prot...
2019-10-03, 14:00

Internet access cut across much of Iraq: NGO Internet access has been cut off across much of Iraq including the capital Baghdad with connectivity falling below 70%, internet blockage observatory...
2019-10-02, 23:00

The British spy who tried to stop the Iraq war – podcast In the weeks leading up to the war in Iraq, Katharine Gun exposed a US plot to spy on the UN in leaks published in the Observer. She joins former Obs...
2019-09-23, 08:00

Bernie Sanders Needs to Go for the Jugular on Iraq Every candidate going into Thursday night’s third Democratic primary debate should have had two different goals: stand out from the rest of the field...
2019-09-14, 04:32

Man who had never been to Iraq dies in Baghdad after deportation from US An Iraqi national who grew up in the US has died in Baghdad after being deported as part of Donald Trump's crackdown on illegal immigration, even tho...
2019-08-09, 13:32

The Latest: Iraq to try help end crisis between US and Iran BAGHDAD (AP) — The Latest on developments in the Persian Gulf region and elsewhere in the Mideast amid heightened tensions between the U.S. and Iran ...
2019-05-26, 10:32

In Iraq Museum, ‘Things There That Are Nowhere Else in the World’ The Iraq Museum has a majestic, world-class collection of ancient art dating back 5,000 years, but it struggles to connect with an audience of younge...
2019-06-09, 09:16

ISIS Is Regaining Strength in Iraq and Syria Five months after its territorial defeat, the Islamic State is conducting guerrilla attacks as defense officials acknowledge that the terrorist group...
2019-08-20, 02:48

Car bomb in northwestern Iraq kills 5, wounds 8 BAGHDAD (AP) — Iraq’s military says a car bomb has killed five people and wounded eight in a northwestern village near the Syrian border. A mil...
2019-05-26, 18:16

Three Ex-Blackwater Guards Are Resentenced in Iraq War Massacre The men will serve about half of their original 30-year sentences for their roles in a 2007 shooting of unarmed civilians in Iraq, which an appeals c...
2019-09-06, 22:00

Joe Wilson, ambassador who opposed Iraq War, dead at 69 Valerie Plame, a former CIA operative who was outed in apparent revenge after Wilson blew the whistle on Bush, said the cause was organ failure. Wils...
2019-09-27, 23:32

Iraq Struggles to Contain Wave of Deadly Protests Dozens of people have died in the unrest, and the prime minister sought to find a message that would curb widespread demonstrations over corruption a...
2019-10-04, 23:00

At least 31 die in stampede at Muslim religious festival in Iraq At least 31 pilgrims have died after a walkway collapsed, causing a stampede at a Shia Muslim religious ritual in the Iraqi city of Karbala, official...
2019-09-10, 23:32

Hundreds of Second World War graves restored in Iraq Hundreds of Second World War graves that were damaged in Iraq have been restored after decades when it was thought too dangerous to risk carrying out...
2019-09-30, 17:32

Military Leaders Fear They’ve Seen This Before. It Ended in the Iraq War. Officials are sounding alarms that clearing the way for Turkey to bomb the Kurds could have long-term repercussions, just as the desertion of allies ...
2019-10-10, 15:00

IS claims Iraq minibus bombing that killed 12 The Islamic State group has claimed responsibility for a minibus bombing in Iraq a day earlier, which killed 12 people outside the Shiite holy city o...
2019-09-21, 21:00

Iraq: Caught between militias and 'Islamic State' Iraq's prime minister wants to integrate militias into the Iraqi army, but in Bashiqa the local Shiite militia refuses to leave. Is the region plungi...
2019-08-07, 20:00

Iraq offers to mediate in crisis between the US and Iran BAGHDAD — Iraq offered Sunday to mediate in the crisis between its two key allies, the United States and Iran, amid escalating Middle East tensions a...
2019-05-27, 00:32

Iraq who lived in US since he was an infant dies after being deported Jimmy Aldaoud/ CNN Newsource DETROIT (AP) — A 41-year-old Iraqi-born man who had lived in the U.S. since he was an infant but was deported in June fo...
2019-08-09, 16:00

U.S. to give Iraq nearly 50 IS fighters transferred from Syria The move comes after Turkey began a military offensive into northern Syria against U.S.-backed Kurdish-led fighters of the Syrian Democratic Forces w...
2019-10-11, 08:00

German FM in Iraq to address regional tensions BAGHDAD (AP) — German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas is in Iraq as part of a wider trip to the Middle East seeking to de-escalate tensions between Iran ...
2019-06-08, 12:16

Iraq Struggles to Contain Wave of Chaotic Protests At least 22 people were killed on Thursday as the prime minister sought to find a message that would curb widespread protests over corruption and une...
2019-10-04, 12:32

Will IS fighters face an international court in Iraq? Calls for an international tribunal to prosecute "Islamic State" fighters are growing louder ahead of an EU meeting. European states, including Germa...
2019-06-06, 20:48

US Man Deported To Iraq, Where He Never Lived. He Died Of A Disease Jimmy Aldaoud crouched on a sidewalk, miserable, hungry and short on insulin. The 41-year-old with diabetes and severe mental illness had spent nearl...
2019-08-09, 07:00

Marine killed in action in Iraq is ID’d by Pentagon The Marine who died Saturday in Iraq’s Nineveh province while assisting the country’s security forces was identified as Gunnery Sgt. Scott A. Koppenh...
2019-08-12, 21:32

U.S. Says Saudi Pipeline Attacks Originated From Iraq U.S. officials have concluded that drone attacks on Saudi Arabia’s oil industry in May were launched from Iraq, not Yemen, raising concerns that Iran...
2019-06-28, 20:16

Road to war in Iran looks a lot like the path that took the U.S. against Iraq in the past The U.S. went to war in Iraq in 2003 based on flawed intelligence supported by hawkish policy makers. Is it doomed to repeat the error with Iran? &#...
2019-05-30, 13:32

Joe Biden’s claim that he got ‘150,000 combat troops out of Iraq’ Biden had a big hand in withdrawing U.S. forces from Iraq during Obama’s first term. But he was still the vice president during Obama’s second term, ...
2019-07-22, 10:00

Escalating Iran crisis looks a lot like the path US took to Iraq war The U.S. went to war in Iraq in 2003 based on flawed intelligence supported by hawkish policy makers. Is it doomed to repeat the error with Iran? &#...
2019-05-30, 15:48

Iraq declares curfew in Baghdad until further notice: PM Iraq is declaring a curfew in Baghdad starting early on Thursday until further notice, Prime Minister Adel Abdul Mahdi announced late on Wednesday, a...
2019-10-03, 04:32

'Death knows no privilege': David Cameron hits back at controversial Guardian editorial on death of son Ivan David Cameron has spoken out for the first time about a controversial editorial published by the Guardian which claimed he only felt privileged pain ...
2019-09-19, 10:00

Alana Cutland death: Cambridge student, 19, 'was sick from medication' two days before plunging to death from plane in Madagascar The family of a Cambridge student who plunged to her death from a plane in Madagascar say she was "mumbling and incoherent" two days before she died,...
2019-08-02, 11:00

Death of NASCAR crew chief Nick Harrison, 37, came as 'total shock.' Cause of death unknown. Nick Harrison, 37, was the crew chief for Justin Haley in the NASCAR Xfinity Series with the Kaulig Racing Team.       ...
2019-07-23, 00:32

A viral video remixed Greta Thunberg's UN speech as Swedish death metal. She said she'll 'be doing death metal only' from now on. Carlo Allegri/Reuters Greta Thunberg gave a tearful speech at the United Nations Climate Action Summit in New York City last week in which she chast...
2019-10-01, 02:00

Security forces kill more than 80 in 5 days of Iraq protests Officials say security forces have fired live ammunition and tear gas at demonstrators on the fifth day of anti-government protests in the Iraqi capi...
2019-10-06, 02:32

Facebook Connected Her to a Tattooed Soldier in Iraq. Or So She Thought. Renee Holland sent her Facebook friend thousands of dollars. She became entwined in a global fraud that the social network and the United States mili...
2019-07-31, 21:48

Protesters Rise Up Over Iraq's Missed Economic Opportunities Years of runaway spending, economic mismanagement and corruption in Iraq have combusted in protests that have killed more than 100 people and risk sp...
2019-10-07, 06:00

UN expresses concern following wave of street protests in Iraq and elsewhere Authorities in Iraq have been urged by the UN human rights office, OHCHR, to allow citizens to exercise their right to freedom of expression after th...
2019-10-04, 20:32

'Ignoring reality': Biden got it wrong on Iraq, Mattis says Former Defense Secretary Jim Mattis doesn’t recite any of his conversations with President Trump in his upcoming book (much to the consternation of W...
2019-08-31, 07:48

2 Turkish soldiers killed in operation against Kurds in Iraq ISTANBUL (AP) — Turkey’s Defense Ministry says two Turkish soldiers have been killed in northern Iraq in a new operation against Kurdish milita...
2019-05-29, 19:48

Over 100 Dead and Thousands Wounded in Iraq as Unrest Continues (BAGHDAD) — Seven anti-government demonstrators were killed Sunday in ongoing protests in the capital Baghdad, the latest fatalities in six day...
2019-10-07, 04:32

Iraq hands over 188 Turkish children of suspected IS members Iraq has handed over 188 Turkish children of suspected Islamic State members to Turkey in the presence of government officials from both countries an...
2019-05-29, 12:48

Joseph Wilson, Who Challenged Iraq War Narrative, Dies at 69 He contradicted a statement in President George W. Bush’s State of the Union address. A week later, his wife at the time, Valerie Plame, was outed as...
2019-09-27, 22:00

Iraq Kurdish region gets new president, opposition boycotts IRBIL, Iraq (AP) — Iraq’s self-governing Kurdish region has elected a new president in a parliamentary vote boycotted by a key opposition party...
2019-05-28, 15:48

Explainer: Deadly civil unrest - what is happening in Iraq? At least 18 Iraqis have died in recent days in clashes between protesters and the security forces during street demonstrations that caught the author...
2019-10-03, 13:00

Lockheed awarded $1.1B in contracts for F-16 work for Slovakia, Iraq Lockheed Martin was awarded $1.1 billion in two separate contracts Wednesday for production and support of F-16 aircraft for Slovakia, and F-16 suppo...
2019-08-02, 00:00

After endless conflicts, an entrepreneurial ecosystem blooms in Iraq You’ll have to cut Iraq some slack for being late to the tech startup party. Since at least the early 2000s, the country was the embodiment of civil ...
2019-07-19, 14:16

Iraq: Many killed in renewed anti-government protests Anti-government protesters took to the streets after authorities lifted a two-day round-the-clock curfew. Dozens of people have been killed after fou...
2019-10-06, 00:00

Israel Strikes Iraq in Expansion of Campaign Against Iran Israel struck a weapons depot near Baghdad in July, a U.S. official said, in what appears to be the first Israeli military campaign in Iraq in almost...
2019-08-23, 21:16

Iraq: several killed as anti-government protests persist The civil unrest has endured for a second day across the country. Protesters were venting their fury at Prime Minister Adel Abdul-Mahdi's government,...
2019-10-03, 10:00

Israel Responsible For Attacks On Our Paramilitary Bases, Says Iraq PM Iraq's premier has said for the first time that his government had "indications" Israel was behind some attacks on paramilitary bases this summer, bu...
2019-10-01, 05:00

IS mortar attack on soccer field kills 6 in Iraq Police in Iraq say Islamic State militants have fired mortar rounds at a soccer field near a Shiite shrine, killing six civilians and wounding nine o...
2019-08-25, 12:16

| Iraq warns of 'danger of war' as Iran's top diplomat visits Iraqi leaders have warned of the risks of war during a visit by Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif, whose country is locked in a tense sta...
2019-05-28, 01:32

Deadly clashes break out again in Iraq, 11 killed in capital Clashes between police and protesters killed 11 people in Baghdad on Saturday in a new flare-up of anti-government unrest, as security forces deploye...
2019-10-05, 23:32

Sanders slams Biden, says he was ‘wrong big time’ on Iraq War In some of his most forceful criticism to date against 2020 Democratic rival Joe Biden, Sen. Bernie Sanders said he has some “pretty significant” pol...
2019-07-16, 19:00

Iraq to open border-crossing with Syria on Monday Iraq's Prime Minister Adel Abdul Mahdi has approved the reopening on Monday of the Qaim border-crossing with Syria, state news agency INA said, the l...
2019-09-28, 03:00

‘Just Give Us a Country’: Thousands in Iraq Protest Corruption At least 14 people have been confirmed dead after people took to the streets to express frustration about poor public services, graft and unemploymen...
2019-10-03, 20:00

Iraq President Calls For "Halt To Escalation" After Protests Iraq's president called Monday for a "halt to escalation" and proposed a national dialogue in response to nearly a week of anti-government protests t...
2019-10-08, 03:32

Joseph Wilson, U.S. diplomat who spoke out on Iraq War, dies at 69: NYT Joseph Wilson, a U.S. diplomat who questioned the central underpinning for the invasion of Iraq under former President George W. Bush, died on Friday...
2019-09-27, 22:32

EU supports Iraq-proposed conference on US-Iran tensions The European Union’s foreign policy chief says the EU is fully supportive of an Iraqi proposal to hold a regional conference to deal with rising tens...
2019-07-13, 18:32

One dead, at least 24 wounded as bombs hit buses in Iraq's Kirkuk One person was killed and at least 24 wounded when bombs hit two crowded passenger buses in Iraq's oil-rich city of Kirkuk on Thursday, officials sai...
2019-06-27, 21:48

After years of war and drought, Iraq's bumper crop is burning Iraqi farmer Riyadh woke on May 13 to find his wheat crop ablaze. In his fields in Diyala province, he found the remains of a mobile phone and plasti...
2019-06-20, 09:00

German defense minister AKK tours Iraq and Jordan Germany’s Defense Minister Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer is touring the Middle East to meet German troops based there. The minister has come out strongl...
2019-08-21, 08:16

GenDyn tapped for 120mm tank ammunition for Iraq General Dynamics Ordnance and Tactical Systems has been awarded a $92.4 million contract to produce 120mm ammunition cartridges for Iraq's M1A1 Abra...
2019-05-21, 16:00

US service member killed in combat mission in Iraq A U.S. service member died in Iraq while on a combat mission with Iraqi Security Forces in the northern Ninewah province on Saturday, the U.S. milita...
2019-08-11, 03:32

Trump leans away from striking Iran: ‘How did going in Iraq work out?’ ‘ACT OF WAR,’ NOW WHAT?: Secretary of State Mike Pompeo stated the obvious yesterday, referring to last week’s drone and cruise missile attack on Sau...
2019-09-19, 22:00

U.S. service member killed in Iraq: coalition statement A United States service member advising Iraqi security forces on a mission was killed on Saturday in the northern Nineveh province, the U.S.-led inte...
2019-08-10, 21:32

| New Zealand calls time on non-combat mission in Iraq New Zealand will begin scaling back its non-combat mission in Iraq and bring home the last of its troops by mid-2020, Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern h...
2019-06-10, 11:48

New Zealand plans to withdraw all Iraq troops by next June WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — New Zealand says it will withdraw all of its troops from Iraq by next June. The South Pacific nation has a small conti...
2019-06-10, 12:01

Iraq gets new extension for Iran energy sanctions waiver BAGHDAD (AP) — Two Iraqi officials say the United States has given Iraq a new 90-day extension for an Iran sanctions waiver allowing Baghdad to impor...
2019-06-15, 15:00

Pope Francis intends to visit Iraq in 2020 In a Vatican audience, the pope reiterated his desire to visit Baghdad, despite security concerns. He also called out Western hypocrisy for claiming ...
2019-06-10, 20:48

Michigan man with diabetic condition dies after being deported to Iraq A Michigan man with a diabetic condition was deported to Iraq. He died just months later, and the ACLU said it's due in part to his struggles to...
2019-08-09, 23:00

Iran honors 150 soldiers who died during 1980s war with Iraq Thousands gathered in the streets of Tehran Thursday to honor unidentified Iranian soldiers who died during the decade-long war with Iraq during the ...
2019-06-28, 02:48

Biden tried to buy Putin’s support for Iraq war with promise of oil money Joe Biden sought out Russian president Vladimir Putin before the 2003 invasion of Iraq to propose a deal in which Russia would be given the oil profi...
2019-09-11, 16:00

UN envoy: Islamic State revival in Iraq must be prevented The U.N. envoy for Iraq is calling for "wide-based international support" to prevent Islamic State extremists from regaining a foothold in the countr...
2019-05-22, 05:00

Iraq, Lebanon to stay away from Mideast peace conference An Iraqi foreign ministry spokesman says his government will stay away from a Mideast peace conference expected to take place in late June in the tin...
2019-06-12, 19:32

Keira Knightley: ‘Iraq was the first time I’d been politically engaged’ In an exclusive interview, the actor talks about her new film Official Secrets, in which she plays Katharine Gun, the whistleblower who tried to stop...
2019-09-22, 20:32

Rocket Strikes at Site of Foreign Oil Firms in Iraq A rocket hit a compound in southern Iraq used by Exxon Mobil and other international oil firms, heightening fears among Iraqi officials that tensions...
2019-06-20, 05:48

Turkey says it has 'neutralized' 43 Kurdish militants in northern Iraq Turkey's Defense Ministry said on Saturday a total of 43 members of the outlawed Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK) had been "neutralized" so far as part ...
2019-06-08, 13:32

Canadian man gets 26 years for aiding in murder of US troops in Iraq A Canadian man who aided in the 2009 murder of five American soldiers in Iraq was sentenced to 26 years in jail by a Brooklyn federal judge Tuesday —...
2019-06-19, 07:32

U.S. Probing Whether Friendly Fire Killed Marine in Iraq The U.S. military is investigating whether friendly fire caused the first combat death in Iraq since U.S. troops returned there in 2014 to battle Isl...
2019-08-12, 21:00

Rocket attack at major oil base in Iraq – two injured A ROCKET exploded on the site of major oil companies, including US giant ExxonMobil, near Iraq's city of Basra this morning, wounding two Iraqi worke...
2019-06-19, 14:16

Oil climbs on Iraq and Ecuador unrest, regional tensions Oil prices increased on Tuesday as unrest in Iraq and Ecuador raised supply concerns, but worries about U.S.-China trade negotiations capped the mark...
2019-10-08, 12:00

2020 rival on Biden's abortion reversal: 'Now do the Iraq War' 2020 presidential contender Seth Moulton offered a backhanded compliment to Joe Biden for reversing his support for the Hyde Amendment, a provision t...
2019-06-07, 17:32

Iraq’s oil ministry says it has no connection to oil tanker seized by Iran Iraq's oil ministry said on Sunday it has no connection with an oil tanker seized by Iran in the Gulf for smuggling fuel, Iraqi News Agency reported....
2019-08-05, 13:32

Oil climbs on Iraq unrest, while demand worries on hold Oil prices rose on Tuesday as unrest in crude producers Iraq and Ecuador raised supply concerns and demand worries were put on hold as investors awai...
2019-10-08, 10:00

Dozens of Shiite pilgrims killed in Iraq stampede Hundreds of thousands of gathered to commemorate the death of Imam Hussein, a grandson of the prophet Muhammad who was killed in a 7th-century battle...
2019-09-10, 19:32

The Latest: 2 rockets land on oil company sites in Iraq Iraqi officials say two rockets have landed on oil company sites in Iraq’s southern Basra province, one landing near the facilities of a Turkish comp...
2019-06-19, 18:16

Gunfights rage in southern Iraq, protests spread nationwide Iraq deployed counter-terrorism troops in the southern city of Nassiriya on Wednesday after police "lost control" when gunfights broke out between pr...
2019-10-02, 23:00

Rep. Duncan Hunter says his unit ‘killed probably hundreds of civilians’ in Iraq The California Republican’s remarks in a podcast interview are his latest eyebrow-raising comments since being charged in 2018 with spending campaign...
2019-06-04, 03:16

Gunmen Kill Turkish Diplomat at Restaurant in Northern Iraq (IRBIL, Iraq) — Unknown gunmen opened fire inside a Turkish-owned restaurant in the northern Iraqi city of Irbil on Wednesday, killing at least...
2019-07-18, 00:48

Iraq government pledges to investigate live firing on protesters Interior ministry spokesman denies claims security forces clashed with demonstratorsAn Iraqi interior ministry spokesman says an investigation is und...
2019-10-07, 01:00

Islamic State claims responsibility for Iraq bus bombing that killed 12 Islamic State militants have claimed responsibility for a bus bombing that killed 12 people near the Iraqi city of Kerbala, the Amaq news agency repo...
2019-09-21, 21:00

11 Killed As Anti-Government Protests Turn Violent In Iraq Eleven people were killed during protests overnight in two southern Iraqi cities, including a policeman, police and medical sources said on Thursday,...
2019-10-03, 11:00

She’s 14, Disabled From a Bomb Blast and One of Iraq’s Top Table Tennis Players Najla Imad Lafta survived a bomb placed under her father’s car but was missing three limbs and saw little point in life. Then she discovered a sport ...
2019-07-31, 21:16

American to Lead NATO Intelligence as Iraq-War-Era Concerns About U.S. Linger The alliance’s intelligence arm has been a priority for President Trump, but the appointment could make NATO’s analysis look like a rubber stamp for ...
2019-07-18, 21:32

Turkish diplomat shot dead in middle of Iraq restaurant A prominent Turkish diplomat was among two people gunned down in a popular Iraqi restaurant in “a treacherous attack” that has officials ...
2019-07-17, 19:48

Explosion in Iraq near Shiite mosque kills 3, wounds dozens Iraqi security officials say a motorcycle rigged with explosives went off near a Shiite mosque south of the capital Baghdad, killing three people and...
2019-08-24, 15:16

"Enemies Seek To Sow Discord" Between Iran And Iraq: Ayatollah Khamenei Iran's supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei said "enemies" were trying to drive a wedge between Tehran and Baghdad in a tweet on Monday following de...
2019-10-07, 15:32

Iraq suspends US-funded broadcaster Al Hurra over graft investigation Iraq has suspended the license of a U.S.-government funded broadcaster after it ran an investigation alleging corruption within the country's religio...
2019-09-02, 20:32

Iraq anti-corruption protests leave at least 1 dead, more than 200 injured Anti-government protests in Baghdad and other Iraqi cities Tuesday left at least one person dead and hundreds injured, police and health officials sa...
2019-10-02, 04:00

Gunmen Attack Turkish Diplomats in Kurdish Region of Iraq At least one consulate employee was killed in the shooting at a restaurant, the authorities said. It was not immediately clear who was behind the ass...
2019-07-17, 16:16

Turkish diplomat killed in Iraq's Kurdish capital, Irbil At least one diplomat has been killed in Irbil, the capital of Iraq's autonomous Kurdish zone. An unknown gunman was reported to have fired at a grou...
2019-07-17, 23:01

'Is he confusing them?': Biden appears to have mixed up Iraq and Afghanistan in debate Former Vice President Joe Biden, who has made his foreign policy prowess and experience a centerpiece of his 2020 White House bid, appeared to mix up...
2019-09-15, 01:00

Official Secrets shines a light on a nearly forgotten Iraq War whistleblower Virtually everyone now agrees that the 2003 invasion of Iraq was a colossal mistake based on faulty (at best) or fabricated (at worst) intelligence. ...
2019-08-27, 21:48

Iraq imposes curfew in three southern cities: police sources Iraq has imposed a curfew in the southern cities of Nassiriya, Amara and Hilla, police sources told Reuters on Wednesday, as renewed anti-government ...
2019-10-02, 23:00

GE poised for significant power orders in Iraq after U.S. push -sources General Electric Co potentially stands to win a large share of multibillion-dollar contracts to rebuild Iraq's electricity system, reflecting a chang...
2019-06-14, 19:16

Staff evacuated as rocket strikes near foreign oil firms in Iraq A rocket hit a site in southern Iraq used by foreign oil companies on Wednesday, including U.S. energy giant ExxonMobil, wounding three people and th...
2019-06-19, 14:32

Iraq's drought unveils 3,400-year-old palace of mysterious empire Receding wasters in the Mosul Dam reservoir have unveiled "one of the most important archaeological discoveries in the region." Researchers said the ...
2019-06-28, 03:48

Former U.S. Army interpreter from Iraq gets 30 years for dealing fentanyl on dark web An Iraqi immigrant who worked as a U.S. Army interpreter was sentenced to 30 years in prison on Thursday for dealing the powerful opioid fentanyl ove...
2019-10-04, 03:00

Turkish soldier killed, six wounded in operation in Iraq's north A Turkish soldier was killed and six wounded on Friday in an operation in northern Iraq during clashes with the outlawed Kurdistan Workers' Party (PK...
2019-07-19, 19:48

Rocket hits site of foreign oil firms in Iraq's Basra A rocket landed at the headquarters for several global major oil companies, including U.S. giant ExxonMobil, near Iraq's southern city of Basra ...
2019-06-19, 10:32

Protests Escalate in Iraq, Leaving Nine Dead and Hundreds Wounded BAGHDAD (AP) — At least seven people were killed and dozens were wounded in clashes that spread across several Iraqi provinces on Wednesday as ...
2019-10-03, 18:00

Afghanistan and Iraq veterans were the 'ground zero' of the opioid crisis: Study Veterans who were stationed in Afghan and Iraqi war zones after the 9/11 terror attacks have been hit hardest by the opioid crisis, according to new ...
2019-09-18, 14:32

Iraq faces political crisis after days of deadly protests Iraqi authorities have lifted a curfew in the capital, Baghdad, two days after imposing the measure in an attempt to quell anti-government demonstrat...
2019-10-05, 14:32

Dozens dead after days of violent protests rock Iraq At least 72 are dead in Iraq and hundreds more were injured after four days of protests and unrest in Baghdad Saturday, according to Reuters. A curfe...
2019-10-05, 19:32

Nearly 100 killed, 4,000 wounded in Iraq as anti-government protests reach fifth day At least 94 people have been killed and over 4,000 have been wounded as tens of thousands of protesters have taken to the streets in Baghdad and sout...
2019-10-06, 03:32

Iraq and Iran play in landmark football matches on Thursday The author and journalist James Montague is a Middle East football expert. He spoke to CNN World Sport's Don Riddell about why it's taken so long for...
2019-10-14, 14:48

Rep. Duncan Hunter Admits He Probably Killed 'Hundreds of Civilians' in Iraq California Rep. Duncan Hunter, previously best known for investigations into his misuse of funds while in office and vaping on the floor of Congress,...
2019-06-03, 02:32

Iraq, U.S. deny planned evacuation of contractors from Iraqi base Iraqi and U.S. military spokesmen denied on Saturday that U.S. forces were preparing to evacuate hundreds of staff of Lockheed Martin Corp and Sallyp...
2019-06-23, 04:48

Iraq's top Shi'ite cleric urges protesters, security forces not to use violence Iraq's top Shi'ite cleric on Friday urged security forces and protesters not to use violence, and criticized Iraqi leaders for failing to eradicate c...
2019-10-04, 14:00

Medic testifies he killed Islamic State fighter in Iraq A Navy SEAL medic shocked the murder trial of special operations chief Edward Gallagher Thursday when he testified that he killed a wounded Islamic S...
2019-06-21, 16:16

In Iraq, religious ‘pleasure marriages’ are a front for child prostitution BBC investigation exposes Shia clerics in Baghdad advising men on how to abuse girlsI’m walking through the security cordon that leads into Kadhimiya...
2019-10-06, 14:32

At least 31 dead in Iraq as anti-government protests grip country At least 31 people in Iraq have been killed and hundreds more wounded after three days of clashing between anti-government demonstrators and Iraqi se...
2019-10-04, 11:32

Iraq's racy TV in Ramadan revives an industry - and draws censure On a studio set in Baghdad, a director watches the star of his TV series hold a knife against the neck of a fellow actor, in a dramatic revival of fo...
2019-05-21, 20:16

Eleven people killed in southern Iraq protests overnight Eleven people were killed during protests overnight in two southern Iraqi cities, including a policeman, police and medical sources said on Thursday,...
2019-10-03, 10:32

Navy SEAL platoon being sent home from Iraq over misconduct, reports say A Navy SEAL platoon from San Diego, Calif., is being ordered back to the U.S. from Iraq because of a “deterioration of good order and discipline,” th...
2019-07-25, 09:16

Iraq boosts security measures at base where US trainers stay BAGHDAD (AP) — A top Iraqi air force commander says security measures have been increased at one of the country’s largest air bases that houses...
2019-06-22, 12:32

‘Perseverance is key’ to Iraq’s future, UN envoy tells Security Council Although Iraq is “hard at work building on progress made to date”, a top United Nations official told the Security Council on Wednesday that decades ...
2019-08-28, 21:48

Iraq reopens Syria crossing in win for mutual ally Iran Iraq reopened its Qaim border-crossing with Syria on Monday after eight years of closure amid regional turmoil, in the latest sign of normalization b...
2019-09-30, 16:00

Navy SEAL acquitted of murder in killing of captive in Iraq The verdict was met with an outpouring of emotion as the military jury also cleared Special Operations Chief Edward Gallagher of attempted murder in ...
2019-07-03, 06:48

Saudi Crown Prince Hosts Iraq PM For Talks On Oil Attacks Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman hosted Iraq's Prime Minister Adel Abdel Mahdi for talks on Wednesday focused on attacks on the kingdom's oil i...
2019-09-26, 09:00

ISIS using booby-trapped bovines to go after enemies in Iraq, reports say Two booby-trapped cows loaded with explosives detonated in a village in eastern Iraq on Sunday killing one civilian, according to local reports. It's...
2019-09-04, 12:00

US confirms Israel behind last month's air strike in Iraq against Iranian base U.S. officials said Israel was responsible for the bombing of an Iranian weapons depot in Iraq last month, and former Iraqi Prime Minister Nouri al-M...
2019-08-24, 02:48

Stampede kills 31 Muslim pilgrims at Ashoura procession in Iraq Panic erupted at a Muslim shrine south of Baghdad Tuesday when part of a walkway collapsed, causing a stampede that killed at least 31 people and inj...
2019-09-11, 03:32

30 Dead, Hundreds Injured After Stampede During Ritual At Iraq Shrine More than 30 pilgrims were killed and dozens injured Tuesday in a stampede at a major shrine in the Iraqi city of Karbala on the Shiite holy day of A...
2019-09-11, 00:00

Iraq: Stampede during Ashoura ritual leaves dozens dead At least 31 people have died and more than 100 have been injured in a stampede in Iraq's Shiite city of Karbala. Panic broke out when a walkway repor...
2019-09-10, 23:00

Iraq war veteran jailed for killing Britain’s Got Talent finalist Desmond Sylva given life term for stabbing girlfriend Simonne Kerr in fit of angerAn Iraq war veteran has been jailed for life for murdering a Britai...
2019-07-03, 20:01

Ahead of offensive, Turkey says it strikes Syria-Iraq border Turkey's military struck the Syrian-Iraqi border to prevent Kurdish forces using the route to reinforce northeast Syria, as Ankara prepared to attack...
2019-10-08, 20:00

US bombs ISIS-'infested island' in Iraq, new video shows U.S. jets bombed an ISIS-“infested island” in northern Iraq Tuesday, according to new video and a statement from the U.S.-led coalition battling the ...
2019-09-10, 21:00

Iraq begins examining Yazidi mass graves remains Iraq will use DNA testing to identify the remains of 141 bodies found in mass graves believed to contain the Yazidi victims of Islamic State group ma...
2019-06-09, 17:48

110 Killed In Iraq As Protesters Continue Demanding Change In Government Protesters began gathering in Baghdad's Sadr City district late on Monday after overnight clashes with security forces spread to the vast, poor swath...
2019-10-08, 03:32

Rory Stewart: I've negotiated in Iraq - I can handle the Tories He's electrifying crowds on the campaign trail by speaking Dari and standing for the 'radical centre'. Tory leadership hopeful Rory Stewart tells Cha...
2019-05-28, 14:48

Ex-French President Jacques Chirac, Who Defied US On Iraq War, Dies At 86 Former French president Jacques Chirac, a centre-right career politician who served as head of state from 1995 to 2007, has died, his family told AFP...
2019-09-27, 01:00

ISIS is 'resurgent' in Syria and 'consolidating' in Iraq: Watchdog report The lead inspector general for Operation Inherent Resolve, the U.S.-led campaign in Iraq and Syria combating ISIS, said in a report Tuesday that the ...
2019-08-07, 12:00

Protesters storm Bahrain Embassy in Iraq over U.S. peace deal Protesters stormed the Bahrain Embassy in Iraq late Thursday, burning the Israeli and U.S. flags in opposition to the peace conference more than 700 ...
2019-06-28, 17:32

Turkish Air Strikes Hit Kurdish Militant Targets In Northern Iraq Turkish air strikes hit Kurdish militant targets in northern Iraq, Ankara's defence ministry said Tuesday. The ministry said on Twitter that "nine te...
2019-10-08, 15:32

Iraq offers to mediate between US, Iran amid ongoing tensions Iraq offered to mediate in the crisis between its two key allies, the United States and Iran, amid escalating Middle East tensions and as Tehran's nu...
2019-05-27, 11:48

Three ex-Blackwater guards get new sentences in Iraq War massacre: New York Times Three former private security guards for the former security firm Blackwater were given new sentences on Thursday by a federal court for convictions ...
2019-09-06, 18:32

| Saudi crown prince hosts Iraq PM for talks on oil attacks Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman has hosted Iraq's Prime Minister Adel Abdel Mahdi for talks focused on attacks on the kingdom's oil infrastruc...
2019-09-27, 04:32

Exclusive: Iraq close to pipeline deal with BP and Eni, rather than Exxon - sources Iraq is close to reaching a deal with oil majors BP and Eni for an export pipeline project that was initially planned as part of a mega-deal with U.S...
2019-08-08, 22:00

Tension between Iran, U.S. has implications for Canadian troops in Iraq: analysts The escalating tensions in the Persian Gulf between Iran and the United States have implications for the future safety of Canadian troops in Iraq, an...
2019-07-09, 02:32

Iraq blames 'malicious' forces for violence as more protesters are killed New clashes in Baghdad claimed several lives despite the government's pledge to help those suffering from poverty. Security forces deny firing direct...
2019-10-07, 16:00

Biden's Iraq War support a ripe target for Democratic rivals In the 2008 Democratic primary season, Hillary Clinton got hit repeatedly for her vote in favor of the 2002 Iraq War resolution. Her chief opponent, ...
2019-08-02, 21:00

US Condemns Iraq Violence, Urges Government To "Exercise Restraint" US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has condemned deadly violence during protests in Iraq and called on the country's government to "exercise maximum r...
2019-10-09, 10:00

Elton John: 'I'm sick to death of politicians, I'm sick to death of Brexit' – video Musician says Brexit has made him ashamed of the UK. Speaking in Verona on his last world tour, Farewell Yellow Brick Road, John tells fans: 'I am a ...
2019-05-31, 14:48

Kuwait emir to visit Iraq amid Gulf tensions: KUNA Kuwait's ruler will visit Iraq on Wednesday, state news agency KUNA reported, saying the trip comes amid unprecedented regional tensions after attack...
2019-06-18, 12:48

Iraq says Eni, BP deal doesn't mean Exxon excluded from southern mega-project Iraq's oil ministry said on Saturday that it was still in talks with U.S. energy giant ExxonMobil over a major deal to improve the country's southern...
2019-08-10, 14:32

U.S. Blames Iran For Recent Tanker Bombings Near the U.A.E. and Iraq Rocket Attack (WASHINGTON) — A senior Pentagon officer says the U.S. blames Iran and its proxies for the recent tanker bombings near United Arab Emirates and...
2019-05-25, 03:48

Joseph Wilson, diplomat at heart of Iraq war firestorm, dies aged 69 Ex-wife Valerie Plame announces death of former ambassadorPlame was exposed as CIA operative by aide to George W BushJoseph Wilson, the former ambass...
2019-09-28, 21:00

FIFA clears Iraq to host World Cup qualifying games in Basra FIFA says the southern Iraqi city of Basra can host the national team's return to playing World Cup qualifying games at home    ...
2019-08-20, 23:16

Troop insomnia shot up 652% after Iraq invasion, with deployments eyed as culprit The rate of insomnia among troops shot up 652% after the invasion of Iraq, according to a new study, raising concerns that increased deployment is ha...
2019-08-06, 19:32

Iraq Shi'ite militia blame Israel for deadly air raid near Syria border Iraqi Shi'ite paramilitary groups blamed Israel on Sunday for raids by unmanned aircraft which they said killed at least one of their fighters near t...
2019-08-25, 22:48

German defense minister meets Islamic State victims in Iraq Germany's defense minister has met with female victims from the Yazidi minority group in northern Iraq. It is the German minister's third and final d...
2019-08-22, 10:48

Iraq celebrates naming Babylon a UNESCO World Heritage site Iraq is celebrating the UNESCO World Heritage Committee’s decision to name the historic city of Babylon a World Heritage Site in a vote in Azerbaijan...
2019-07-05, 20:48

Facebook identifies secret campaign to influence voters in Iraq and Ukraine Earlier today, Facebook announced it had terminated multiple accounts, pages, and groups belonging to two campaigns targeting voters in Iraq and Ukra...
2019-09-17, 19:32

Former US Ambassador Joseph Wilson, diplomat who challenged case for war in Iraq, dies at 69 Joseph Wilson, the American diplomat who publicly challenged U.S. intelligence used to justify the war in Iraq, has died in Santa Fe, N.M., according...
2019-09-28, 08:32

As Iraq Tries to Beat the Heat, U.S. Renews Sanctions Waiver on Power From Iran The U.S. has allowed Iraq to import natural gas and electricity from Iran without risking sanctions for another four months, Iraqi officials said, as...
2019-06-18, 17:00

Hundreds of Islamic State militants are slipping back into Iraq. Their fight isn’t over. About 1,000 fighters have crossed into Iraq from Syria over the past eight months, bolstering a low-level insurgency after the caliphate’s collapse, ...
2019-07-22, 00:16

Powerful cleric urges Iraq government to quit as protests rage One of Iraq's most influential clerics called on Friday for the government to resign as the death toll rose to 65 in three days of violent national p...
2019-10-05, 04:32

Protests resume in Iraq's Sadr City as uprising enters second week Protests resumed overnight in Baghdad's Sadr City district, with at least one member of the security forces killed, although much of the country appe...
2019-10-08, 18:32

Inherent Resolve: 1,300 civilians accidentally killed in Syria, Iraq since 2014 U.S.-led fighting in Iraq and Syria have inadvertently killed more than 1,300 civilians over the last five years, U.S. military officials said Friday...
2019-05-31, 19:48

Hundreds of protesters wounded in Iraq as police fire tear gas, bullets Iraqi forces fired live rounds Wednesday to disperse anti-government protesters in Baghdad, killing at least one person after hundreds were wounded a...
2019-10-02, 19:00

Majority of US military veterans back Trump, think Iraq and Afghanistan were mistakes In a new Pew Research Center survey among the nation's veterans, the majority of them support President Trump and view the wars on Iraq and Afghanist...
2019-07-11, 22:48

Rocket hits site of foreign oil firms in Iraq's Basra, two hurt A rocket landed at a residential and operations headquarters of several global major oil companies, including U.S. giant ExxonMobil, near Iraq's sout...
2019-06-19, 07:32

Iranian-backed militia blames US and Israel for attacks on bases in Iraq Claim that drone strike caused blast near Baghdad follows leaked findings of Iraqi inquiryAn Iranian-backed militia in Iraq has accused the US and Is...
2019-08-21, 19:48

Iraqi-Canadian receives 26 years for plot to kill U.S. soldiers in Iraq A federal judge in New York sentenced an Iraqi-Canadian man to 26 years in prison Tuesday for plotting to kill U.S. soldiers in Iraq, the Justice Dep...
2019-06-19, 02:48

Turkey to advance into northeast Syria after strike against supply route in Iraq Turkey said Tuesday it was ready to advance into northeast Syria following an overnight strike against a supply route that linked Syrian Kurds with K...
2019-10-08, 19:00

Iraq Protests: 93 Dead, Firebrand Cleric Demands Government's Resignation The death toll from mass protests in Baghdad and cities across southern Iraq rose to 93 on Saturday as the unrest entered its fifth day, parliament's...
2019-10-05, 15:32

After bloodshed hits flashpoint district, Iraq scrambles to stem violence Days of deadly anti-government protests in Baghdad and other Iraqi cities brought few real concessions from the authorities. But when bloodshed sprea...
2019-10-08, 20:00

Drone targets base of Iran-backed militia in northern Iraq Iraqi security officials announced Friday that an unmanned drone dropped explosives on a base belonging to Iran-backed paramilitary forces in norther...
2019-07-19, 23:16

Canadian citizen gets 26 years after US soldiers killed in Iraq suicide attack “There’s no excuse for even trying to kill American soldiers,” the judge said, adding the sentence “sends a message” to...
2019-06-19, 13:00

Navy SEAL Platoon Kicked Off Iraq For Drinking While Deployed: Officials The commander of a U.S. Special Operations task force in Iraq has sent home a platoon of Navy SEALs for drinking while deployed, U.S. defense officia...
2019-07-25, 06:48

Iraq declares curfews as gunfights rage and protests spread nationwide Iraqi Prime Minister Adel Abdul Mahdi on Wednesday declared a curfew in Baghdad until further notice after at least seven people were killed and more...
2019-10-03, 04:32

Turkish consul employee killed in Iraq's Kurdish capital, Irbil At least one diplomat has been killed in Irbil, the capital of Iraq's autonomous Kurdish zone. An unknown gunman was reported to have fired at a grou...
2019-07-17, 16:16

Siemens, Orascom sign deal to rebuild Iraq power plant Siemens and Orascom Construction signed an agreement on Saturday with the Iraqi government to rebuild two power plants in the north of the country th...
2019-09-15, 00:32

"Sushma Swaraj Was A Phone Call Away": Families Of Indians Killed In Iraq Families of the 39 Indian workers who were kidnapped and killed by ISIS terrorists in Iraq in 2014 recalled how Sushma Swaraj had worked painstakingl...
2019-08-08, 00:32

Iraq denies its territory was used to launch attack on Saudi oil facilities: statement Iraq denied on Sunday that its territory had been used to carry out attacks on oil facilities in Saudi Arabia, referring to an incident that knocked ...
2019-09-15, 12:32

UPDATE 6-Iraq, U.S. deny planned evacuation of contractors from Iraqi base Iraqi and U.S. military spokesmen denied on Saturday that U.S. forces were preparing to evacuate hundreds of staff of Lockheed Martin Corp and Sallyp...
2019-06-23, 08:48

Over 100 Killed In Iraq, Government Issues Reforms To Calm Angry Protests Iraqi Prime Minister Adel Abdel Mahdi's cabinet issued a series of reforms early Sunday after an "extraordinary" session overnight in response to swe...
2019-10-06, 23:32

US warplanes drop 40 tons of bombs on ISIS-infested island in Iraq US warplanes dropped more than 40 tons of bombs on a ISIS-infested island in Iraq on Tuesday, authorities said. The operation, which targeted the Qan...
2019-09-11, 05:32

Iraq stampede kills dozens at pilgrimage during Islamic holy holiday More than 30 people were killed and nearly 100 injured in Iraq after a stampede was set off while Shiite Muslims celebrated one of the holiest days o...
2019-09-10, 21:00

Iraq denies its territory was used to launch attack on Saudi oil facilities - statement Iraq denied on Sunday that its territory had been used to carry out attacks on oil facilities in Saudi Arabia, referring to an incident that knocked ...
2019-09-15, 15:32

Wounded by Chemical Weapons in Iraq, Veterans Fight a Lonely Battle for Help Annette Nellis and three other airmen came forward with health issues years after they were exposed to chemicals during a training exercise. When wil...
2019-06-27, 18:48

Jamel Herring: from the Iraq War to boxing glory ... and West Side Story As a marine, he did two tours of Iraq. As a boxer, he has won a world title. And as an actor, he has impressed Steven SpielbergJamel Herring, a forme...
2019-09-13, 01:00

Iraq, U.S. deny U.S. forces preparing to evacuate contractors from Iraqi base Iraqi and U.S. military spokesmen denied on Saturday U.S. forces were preparing to evacuate hundreds of staff of Lockheed Martin Corp and Sallyport G...
2019-06-22, 20:32

Iraq anti-government protests leave two dead, hundreds wounded Thousands took to the streets in Baghdad to protest unemployment and the government's failure to provide basic services. But protesters were repelled...
2019-10-02, 03:00

U.S. says Saudi pipeline attacks originated in Iraq: Wall Street Journal Drone attacks on Saudi Arabia's oil industry in May originated in Iraq, not Yemen, U.S. officials have concluded, drawing questions from Iraqi offici...
2019-06-28, 22:16

No casualties reported after Iraq air base home to U.S. troops hit by mortar shells The attack comes amid rising tensions in the Middle East between the United States and Iran, which ratcheted up on Thursday after suspected attacks o...
2019-06-15, 17:32

Iraq rocket attack: oil firms begin evacuating staff from Basra site Three people injured in strike on compound housing Shell, ExxonMobil and EniThree people have been injured after a rocket hit an Iraqi compound housi...
2019-06-19, 18:32

Iraq Prime Minister calls protesters' demands 'righteous,' as 41 killed in demonstrations Iraq's Prime Minister says the government needs to do more to combat corruption after the country was rocked by three days of deadly protests over un...
2019-10-05, 01:32

Official Secrets: Keira Knightley stars in story of Iraq war whistleblower – trailer The trailer for a film based on the true story of GCHQ whistleblower Katharine Gun, called Official Secrets, has been released. Gun was working as a ...
2019-06-13, 18:32

Judge reduces ex-Blackwater contractors' sentences for 2007 Iraq shooting that killed 14 A federal judge Thursday reduced the sentences of three ex-Blackwater security contractors who opened fire at a traffic circle in Baghdad in 2007, ki...
2019-09-07, 02:00

Iraq Prime Minister calls protesters' demands 'righteous' after 34 killed in demonstrations Iraq's Prime Minister says the government needs to do more to combat corruption after the country was rocked by three days of deadly protests over un...
2019-10-04, 11:32

Iraq protests descend into bloodshed as activists say Iran making them 'strangers in our country' Mayhem ricocheted through Baghdad and southern Iraqi cities with a clear message from civilians: Cut the corruption and provide essential services, a...
2019-10-08, 08:00

UPDATE 3-Rocket hits site of foreign oil firms in Iraq's Basra, three hurt A rocket struck the site of the residential and operations headquarters of several global major oil companies, including U.S. giant ExxonMobil, near ...
2019-06-19, 09:48

Rand Paul wants Congress involved in Iran decision, says war would be 'a bigger mistake' than Iraq Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky, said a war with Iran would be an even bigger mistake than the war with Iraq, and pushed for Congress to get involved in the pro...
2019-06-19, 03:00

Survivors of ISIL terror in Iraq want justice, not revenge, says head of UN investigation team The scale and barbarity of the crimes committed by ISIL have ultimately served not to divide but to unify, Karim Asad Ahmad Khan, head of the UN Inve...
2019-07-16, 02:16

UPDATE 2-Rocket hits site of foreign oil firms in Iraq's Basra, two hurt A rocket landed at a residential and operations headquarters of several global major oil companies, including U.S. giant ExxonMobil, near Iraq's sout...
2019-06-19, 08:32

Iraq war veteran accused of mowing down pedestrians in California charged with hate crimes An Iraq war veteran with a history of PTSD has been charged with hate crimes, in addition to murder charges, for mowing down pedestrians.  ...
2019-05-31, 08:48

Saudi Arabia says firm stand needed to deter Iran, Iraq demurs Saudi Arabia's King Salman told an emergency Arab summit on Friday that decisive action was needed to stop Iranian "escalations" following attacks on...
2019-05-31, 09:32

US to move about 50 ISIS fighters from Syria to Iraq amid Turkish assault, officials say Around 50 Islamic State fighters that the U.S. removed from Syria in recent days amidst a Turkish military assault are headed to Iraq, officials ther...
2019-10-11, 11:00

Five years on from ISIL ‘caliphate’ proclamation in Iraq, Security Council makes first-ever visit The Security Council has concluded a first-ever visit to Iraq on Saturday, five years on from the proclamation, by the ISIL terrorist group, of a “ca...
2019-07-01, 20:48

UPDATE 1-Iraq says Eni, BP deal doesn't mean Exxon excluded from southern mega-project Iraq's oil ministry said on Saturday it was still in talks with U.S. energy giant ExxonMobil over a major deal to improve the country's southern oil ...
2019-08-10, 14:32

Nechirvan Barzani takes presidency of Iraq's Kurdish region, vacant since 2017 The prime minister of Iraq's semi-autonomous Kurdish region, Nechirvan Barzani, was sworn on Monday in as its president, filling the most powerful re...
2019-06-10, 15:16

UPDATE 4-Iraq, U.S. deny U.S. forces preparing to evacuate contractors from Iraqi base Iraqi and U.S. military spokesmen denied on Saturday U.S. forces were preparing to evacuate hundreds of staff of Lockheed Martin Corp and Sallyport G...
2019-06-22, 21:48

Iraq Prime Minister calls protesters' demands 'righteous,' as 93 killed in demonstrations Iraq's Prime Minister says the government needs to do more to combat corruption after the country was rocked by three days of deadly protests over un...
2019-10-06, 04:00

Source: 'High probability' Saudi attack launched from Iranian base near Iraq Saudi and US investigators have determined "with very high probability" that the weekend attack on the Saudi oil industry was launched from an Irania...
2019-09-17, 20:32

A Yazidi woman from Iraq told Trump that ISIS killed her family. ‘Where are they now?’ he asked. An awkward exchange with Nobel laureate Nadia Murad was just one of several when the president met with survivors of religious persecution this week....
2019-07-19, 18:32

Ashoura pilgrimage: At least 31 dead after walkway collapses causing stampede in Karbala, Iraq At least 31 pilgrims have died in Iraq after part of a walkway collapsed causing a stampede on one of the most sacred religious holy days for the Shi...
2019-09-10, 18:32

Iraq sending teams to Tehran, Washington to calm tensions: prime minister Iraq will send delegations to Washington and Tehran to help "halt tension" amid fears of a confrontation between the United States and Iran in the Mi...
2019-05-21, 16:00

| WATCH | Teen blinded under ISIS rule in Iraq realises radio dream During Islamic State's control of Mosul, an Iraqi teenager lost her eyesight due to lack of medical access. But the setback did not dent the persever...
2019-08-25, 05:16

Ashura Day procession: At least 31 dead after walkway collapses causing stampede in Karbala, Iraq At least 31 pilgrims have died in Iraq after part of a walkway collapsed causing a stampede on one of the most sacred religious holy days for the Shi...
2019-09-10, 19:00

At least 110 people killed as Iraq unrest hits Baghdad's volatile Sadr City The spread of the violence into Sadr City on Sunday night poses a new security challenge for authorities dealing with the worst violence in the count...
2019-10-08, 02:00

ISIS replacing Taliban as biggest threat to peace in Afghanistan while rebounding in Iraq and Syria THE VIRULENCE OF ISIS: A pair of congressionally mandated Pentagon reports out this month paint a sobering picture of brutal Islamic State fighters w...
2019-08-21, 18:48

Snipers testify that Navy SEAL Edward Gallagher shot young girl and old man in Iraq The trial of decorated Navy SEAL Edward Gallagher continued on Friday, with DNA experts and military snipers taking the stand to talk about the evide...
2019-06-22, 08:16

Exclusive: Exxon's $53 billion Iraq deal hit by contract snags, Iran tensions - sources Just weeks ago, U.S. energy giant ExxonMobil looked poised to move ahead with a $53 billion project to boost Iraq's oil output at its southern fields...
2019-06-21, 10:16

Iraq war veteran accused of mowing down pedestrians in California will face hate crime charges An Iraq war veteran with a history of PTSD will be charged with hate crimes, in addition to murder charges, for mowing down pedestrians.   ...
2019-05-30, 22:01

Saudi Arabia says firm Arab stand needed to deter Iran — but Iraq objects Saudi Arabia's King Salman told an emergency Arab summit on Thursday that decisive action was needed to stop Iranian "escalations" in the region...
2019-05-31, 05:48

Army vet who served in Iraq to face new hate crime charges after pedestrians run down by car in California last month SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Army vet who served in Iraq to face new hate crime charges after pedestrians run down by car in California last month. The post ...
2019-05-30, 19:48

Israel secretly expanded its Iran fight to Iraq, and it risks igniting a much larger conflict REUTERS/Amir Cohen Israel appears to have expanded its fight against Iranian activities into Iraq, risking a major escalation. Several ammo depots c...
2019-08-23, 22:16

'Arrogance': Mattis co-author Bing West says US efforts to transform Iraq and Afghanistan were doomed When Henry Kissinger told James Mattis he should write a book about his more than four decades in the Marine Corps, it was no surprise he chose fello...
2019-09-15, 11:00

Attacks from ISIS sleeper cells in Iraq and Syria could set the stage for a future land grab Remnants of the Islamic State are engaged in a campaign of violence, extortion, and terrorism in Syria and Iraq in an apparent effort to regroup afte...
2019-06-30, 05:32

Mattis slams Obama, Biden for 'ignoring reality' in Iraq, leading to rise of ISIS Former Defense Secretary James Mattis, in stark terms, lambasts Barack Obama and Joe Biden's leadership in his new book, and suggests their naivete a...
2019-09-04, 02:32

White House and State greenlight Israeli strikes on Iranian proxies in Iraq despite Pentagon disapproval Washington gave Israel its blessing to strike Iranian-backed forces in Iraq a day after Pentagon leaders distanced themselves from the operations, em...
2019-08-30, 06:48

Navy SEAL team leaders fired amid sex assault, drinking allegations that led to removal from Iraq Three senior leaders of SEAL Team 7 were relieved from their positions "due to a loss of confidence that resulted from leadership failures," Naval Sp...
2019-09-07, 02:00

Iraq needs support to ‘leave violent past behind’, says UN envoy as Security Council extends UN mission for one year Iraq’s democratic transition – weighed down by political infighting, weak institutions, corruption, and the constant threat of ISIL – needs more inte...
2019-05-22, 02:16

'Your blood is on the hands of ICE and this administration': A Detroit man died in Iraq after being deported in Trump's immigration enforcement efforts Facebook Jimmy Aldaoud, a 41-year-old man from Detroit, was found dead on Tuesday in Iraq after being deported in the midst of the Trump administrat...
2019-08-09, 16:32

State Department orders nonemergency staff to leave Iraq amid escalating tensions with Iran U.S. military put its forces in Iraq on high alert and the State Dept. orders all nonemergency staff to leave the country right away.   &#...
2019-05-21, 16:16

ISIS sleeper cells burn, blow up and slaughter hundreds in uptick of attacks across Iraq and Syria It has been months since ISIS was expelled from its territorial control in Iraq and Syria, but the brutal terrorist outfit continues to wreak havoc i...
2019-06-10, 22:48

Navy SEAL Eddie Gallagher's defense lawyers: Officers partied with enlisted men at Iraq base rooftop bar Defense lawyers for Navy SEAL Chief Edward Gallagher, who stands accused of murder, have set about trying to "annihilate the government's case," sugg...
2019-06-20, 17:16

White House and State green-light Israeli strikes on Iranian proxies in Iraq despite Pentagon disapproval Washington gave Israel its blessing to strike Iranian-backed forces in Iraq a day after Pentagon leaders distanced themselves from the operations, em...
2019-08-30, 01:16

White House and State Department greenlight Israeli strikes on Iranian proxies in Iraq despite Pentagon disapproval Washington gave Israel its blessing to strike Iranian-backed forces in Iraq a day after Pentagon leaders distanced themselves from the operations, em...
2019-08-30, 20:48

Tiger Woods on wrongful death lawsuit: 'We're all very sad' over employee's death Tiger Woods expressed condolences over 24-year-old bartender's death Tuesday, a day after Woods was hit with wrongful death lawsuit.  ...
2019-05-21, 22:48

Merck Seeks More Deals Merck & Co. is searching for small and midsize deals, including more transactions aimed at expanding its portfolio of cancer treatments beyond the co...
2019-06-19, 12:32