Iraqi TV: Iran’s president arrives on first official trip to Iraq, nation that Tehran backed against Islamic State group

BAGHDAD (AP) — Iraqi TV: Iran’s president arrives on first official trip to Iraq, nation that…

First time in Baghdad: Iran’s president to visit Iraq

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran’s president is making his first official visit to Iraq this week…

Former Yazidi captives of IS reunite with families in Iraq

GERSHIN, Iraq (AP) — A group of Yazidi women and children reunited with their families in…

Iraq’s president in Paris; will discuss French IS detainees

PARIS (AP) — All Islamic State group militants who committed crimes against Iraq will be put…

BAGHDAD | Iraqi security official: U.S.-backed Syrian militia hands over more than 150 Iraqi Islamic State group members to Iraq

BAGHDAD (AP) — Iraqi security official: U.S.-backed Syrian militia hands over more than 150 Iraqi Islamic…

WASHINGTON News: Former Blackwater Employee, Nicholas Slatten Found Guilty of Murder in Fatal 2007 Shooting at Nisur Square in Iraq

Jury Finds Nicholas Slatten Guilty of Killing Aspiring Doctor WASHINGTON – Nicholas Slatten, 35, a former…

United States | Secretary Pompeo and Secretary Mattis’ Meeting with Canada’s Foreign Minister Freeland and Defense Minister Sajjan

United States – Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo and Secretary of Defense James Mattis hosted…

TEHRAN, Iran | Over 500 hurt in magnitude 6.3 earthquake in western Iran

TEHRAN, Iran — A magnitude 6.3 earthquake struck western Iran near its border with Iraq on…

TEHRAN, Iran | Over 170 hurt in magnitude 6.3 earthquake in western Iran

TEHRAN, Iran — A magnitude 6.3 earthquake struck western Iran near its border with Iraq on…

DAHUK, Iraq | Iraqi minority shuns children born of IS rape, enslavement

DAHUK, Iraq — The 26-year-old Yazidi mother faces a heartbreaking choice. Her family is preparing to…

State TV: Iraq’s new president taps Shiite politician Adel Abdul-Mahdi to form new government

BAGHDAD— State TV: Iraq’s new president taps Shiite politician Adel Abdul-Mahdi to form new government. By Associated…

United States | Secretary Pompeo’s Call With Speaker Mohammed al-Halbusi

United States – The below is attributable to Spokesperson Heather Nauert: ‎ Secretary of State Michael…

United States | Coordinator for Counterterrorism Nathan A. Sales on the Release of the Country Reports on Terrorism 2017

United States – MR PALLADINO: Thank you. Hello, everyone. This is Robert Palladino. Thank you so…

U.S. Department of State News: Secretary Pompeo’s Call with Iraq’s Vice President Ayad Allawi

WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of State today released the following information: The below is attributable…

U.S. Department of State News: Secretary Pompeo’s Call with Iraq’s Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi

WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of State today released the following: The below is attributable to…

Kurdistan News: Secretary Pompeo’s Call With Masud Barzan

Kurdistan – The below is attributable to Spokesperson Heather Nauert: ‎ Secretary of State Michael R.…

U.S. Department of State News: Secretary Pompeo’s Meeting With Qatari Foreign Minister Mohammad bin Abdulrahman Al Thani

WASHINGTON – U.S. Department of State released the following statement: The below is attributable to Spokesperson…

U.S. Department of State News: Secretary Pompeo’s Calls With Iraq’s Prime Minister Abadi and Iraqi Kurdistan Region Prime Minister Barzani

WASHINGTON – U.S. Department of State released the following statement: The below is attributable to Spokesperson…

UNITED NATIONS | UN report: Up to 30,000 Islamic State members in Iraq, Syria

UNITED NATIONS— The Islamic State extremist group has up to 30,000 members roughly equally distributed between…

U.S. Department of State News: Remarks at the Ministerial to Advance Religious Freedom

WASHINGTON – U.S. Department of State today released the following statement: SECRETARY POMPEO: Good morning, everyone,…

U.S. Department of State News: The Bureau of Overseas Buildings Operations Breaks Ground on the New U.S. Consulate Compound in Erbil, Iraq

WASHINGTON – U.S. Department of State today released the following statement: In a demonstration of enduring…

U.S. Department of State News:Secretary Pompeo’s Call With Canadian Foreign Minister Freeland

WASHINGTON – U.S. Department of State today released the following statement: The below is attributable to…

GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip  | Anti-Israel marches in Iraq, Iran to mark ‘Jerusalem Day’

GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip — Thousands of Shiite Muslims marched in the capitals of Iran and…

U.S. Department of State: Statement Regarding Iraqi Parliamentary Election

WASHINGTON – The United States congratulates the Iraqi people on today’s parliamentary election.  Citizens from every…

BAGHDAD  | Polls close across Iraq in first vote since victory over IS

BAGHDAD  — Polls have closed across Iraq Saturday evening in the first national election since the…

After Afrin victory, Turkey’s president vows to expand military operations into other Kurdish-held areas in Syria, Iraq

ANKARA, Turkey /March 19, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) —  After Afrin victory, Turkey’s president vows to expand military…

Iraq seeks aid to rebuild after IS, but donors could be wary

BAGHDAD/January 23, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) — Iraq hopes to raise billions of dollars at a conference next month to…

US urges caution, warns of possible terror attacks in Kosovo

PRISTINA, Kosovo /January 14, 2018(AP)(STL.News)— The United States is warning its citizens to “exercise increased caution…

Trump’s tweeted choice for Florida governor enters the race

TALLAHASSEE, Fla/January 05, 2018(AP)(STL.News)— A congressman who recently won President Donald Trump’s tweeted endorsement for the…