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Iraqi elections: The players, parties and alliances

Mon, 07 May 2018 - 03:29 GMT

At a time of internal divisions, external pressures and touch security, economic, and social pressures, these elections come at a crucial time for the Iraqi people.

Iraq in jubilation after ousting of ISIS

Mon, 11 Dec 2017 - 06:07 GMT

What parameters stipulate success? In this case, the absence of territory held by ISIS is the success.

May becomes first British PM to visit Iraq in almost a decade

Fri, 01 Dec 2017 - 04:53 GMT

We must recognize that the threat remains and we must obviously deal with the issue of potentially people from Daesh [ISIS] dispersing elsewhere.”

Iraqi Kurdistan’s Media Suppression

Mon, 30 Oct 2017 - 02:29 GMT

Realities on the ground in Iraqi Kurdistan are changing at a rapid pace, and for the passive international observer, it is impossible to stay informed

Kirkuk: One man’s story of a lost city

Wed, 25 Oct 2017 - 01:05 GMT

“I was born in Kirkuk; I’ve lived here all my life. Now I am a stranger, in a strange city.”

The crisis in Iraq belongs to Baghdad, not Kurdistan

Mon, 23 Oct 2017 - 06:51 GMT

The renewed conflict in Iraq will not come as a massive surprise to anyone with an understanding of the Middle East and U.S. foreign policy.