Iraq military says Turkish drone kills 2 senior commanders

This post was originally published on this siteBAGHDAD — A Turkish drone strike killed two senior Iraqi security officials, Iraq’s military said Tuesday, marking the first time

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Troubled Iran struggles to maintain sway over Iraq militias

This post was originally published on this siteBAGHDAD — Iraqi militia factions expected the usual cash handout when the new head of Iran’s expeditionary Quds Force made his first

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US military plane crashes into Iraqi base, no fatalities

This post was originally published on this siteBAGHDAD — A U.S. military plane crashed into an Iraqi military base north of the capital on Monday without causing fatalities, the U.S.-led

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Iraqi military: 3 rockets target US oil company in south

This post was originally published on this siteBAGHDAD — At least three rockets hit near the site of an American oil field service company in southern Iraq early on Monday, Iraq’s

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Iran general visits Baghdad, tries to forge political unity

This post was originally published on this siteBAGHDAD — A top Iranian general arrived in Baghdad this week to try and unify Iraq’s fractured political leaders, Iraqi officials said

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One-two punch of new coronavirus, falling oil prices threaten Iraq

This post was originally published on this siteBAGHDAD (AP) — The economic fallout from the coronavirus coupled with a sudden drop in oil prices is threatening to catapult Iraq into an

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Iraqi officials: 1 protester shot dead in fresh violence

This post was originally published on this siteBAGHDAD (AP) – One protester was shot dead and at least six wounded in renewed violence between anti-government demonstrators and security

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Iraqi officials: Mortar shell hits airbase, no casualties

This post was originally published on this siteBAGHDAD (AP) – A mortar shell slammed into an airbase hosting U.S. troops in northern Iraq late Thursday causing no casualties, two Iraqi

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Iraqi officials say protester shot, killed in southern Iraq

This post was originally published on this siteBAGHDAD — Iraqi security forces shot and killed at least one protester in the country’s south on Monday, official said as the five-month

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Iraqi officials: US will grant vital Iran sanctions waiver

This post was originally published on this siteBAGHDAD — The United States has signaled to Iraq its willingness to extend sanctions waivers enabling the country to continue importing vital

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