Dozens of Iraqi Shia militiamen and their supporters have broken into the US Embassy compound in Baghdad, smashing a main door and setting fire to a reception area in protest over deadly US air strikes targeting the Iran-backed militia.
Tue, 31 Dec, 2019
Iraq and the Kurdish regional government have charged hundreds of children with terrorism for alleged affiliation with the Islamic State group, often using torture to coerce confessions, Human Rights Watch said.
Wed, 06 Mar, 2019
An Irish photographer who captured the human cost of the battle for the city of Mosul in Iraq has spoken of his hope for the country and his time embedded with Iraqi forces during some of the bloodiest fighting against Islamic State (IS).
Wed, 09 May, 2018
Iraq’s parliament has approved May 12 as the date for holding national elections despite calls from the country’s Sunni community to delay the vote until the return of nearly three million people displaced by the fight against the Islamic State group.
Mon, 22 Jan, 2018
Iraqi Kurdish forces have abandoned their positions outside Kirkuk's airport, and civilians are fleeing in large numbers as federal forces close in on the disputed city following an overnight attack from the south.
Mon, 16 Oct, 2017