News/Iraq

Five Iraqi soldiers were killed late Saturday in a Daesh attack in the western Anbar province, an army officer has said. Daesh militants attacked a…
The House of Representatives on Saturday raised its usual meeting to next Monday, according to a parliamentary source. The source to Shafaq News said that…
The US ambassador to Iraq, Stuart Jones, stressed forming a supreme committee to coordinate and follow up the outstanding issues between the governments in Baghdad…
Iraq's parliament postponed voting on the amnesty law, to next Thursday. The amnesty law is controversial , which Parliament could not pass it to more…
Iraq has hanged 36 men convicted over the 2014 massacre of hundreds of military recruits, government officials say. They had been found guilty of involvement…

Oil flow restarts from Kirkuk to Ceyhan

The flow in the Kirkuk-Yumurtalik oil pipeline from northern Iraq into Turkey has resumed, an energy official from the city told Anadolu Agency on Friday.…

Iraqi parliament speaker to visit Iran

An Iraqi lawmaker has denied any link between a visit by parliament speaker Salim al-Jabouri to Iran and questioning the country’s defense minister, Khaled al-Obeidi,…
Iraq's parliament approved on Monday the appointment of Jabar Ali al-Luaibi, a former head of state-run South Oil Company, as oil minister in an overhaul…
Iraqi President Fuad Masum on Sunday ratified the death sentences of 36 people in connection with the 2014 mass killing of hundreds of Iraqi air…
At least welve prematurely born babies were killed in a fire that broke out in the early hours of Wednesday on a maternity ward in…
Iraqi Council of Representatives on Tuesday voted on a request by the President of the Council, Salim al-Jubouri, the lifting of his immunity in order…
Scheduled calling Iraqi Minister of Finance to the Council of Representatives of Iraq in the near future for the purpose of accountability about the squandering…
Iraqi Defense Minister Khaled al-Obeidi has survived an assassination attempt near the northern city of Mosul, the Defense Ministry has confirmed. The ministry said in…

Suicide bombing kills 11 Iraqis in Mosul

At least 11 Iraqis were killed, including six army troops, in a suicide bombing south of Mosul on Sunday, according to a local Iraqi official.…