News/Iraq

The Iraqi parliament failed to set the date for the elections after the withdrawal of several blocks. A parliamentary source for the Shafaq News, said…
The coalition of Iraqi forces formally submitted a request to postpone the Iraqi elections. A brief statement to the presidency of the bloc, said that…
Iraq’s Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi announced a coalition called “Victory” for the elections scheduled on May, his office said on Saturday. In a statement, the…
The Iraqi Electoral Commission Thursday evening announced the closure of the registration of political entities to participate in parliamentary elections. The political map showed separate…
President of the Republic of Iraq Fuad Masoum on Wednesday 10-1-2018 at the Peace Palace in Baghdad received the representative of the Secretary-General of the…
The Iraqi parliament on Monday decided to form an investigative committee on the violations committed against the Kurds in Tuz Khurmato south of Kirkuk after…
The Iraqi Council of Representatives was scheduled to hold a meeting on Wednesday on the discussion of the general budget for the year 2018, but…
A human rights organisation has accused Yazidi fighters in Iraq of forcibly kidnapping and killing 52 civilians from the Imteywit tribe earlier this year. Human…
The Joint Operations Command, on Tuesday issued an explanation for the "mobilization" of Iraqi army forces near the provinces of Sulaymaniyah and Erbil. "These forces…
Iraq's Shia paramilitaries have deployed fighters to the Syrian border to support security forces after multiple attacks from within Syria. "After several Iraqi border guard…
A source said that the three presidencies of the President of the Republic and the heads of the legislative and executive authorities have entered a…

Abadi stresses holding of elections on time

Prime Minister Haidar al-Abadi and head of the Supreme Islamic Council Humam Hamoudi on Saturday stressed the need to hold elections on time and resolve…
Two offices of the Iraqi Turkmen Front (ITF) were attacked by unknown assailants, in Iraq's Kirkuk province on Saturday, local police said. Speaking to Anadolu…
Iraqi Oil Minister Jabbar al-Allaibi said on Saturday that the signing of an agreement between Iraq and Iran provides for Iraq to export oil from…
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