US defense chief in Iraq to discuss fight against ISIL

US Secretary of Defense Ashton Carter made an unannounced visit to Baghdad on Monday for talks with Iraqi officials on the war against the...

Countering the Economist’s biased article about Iraq’s PMU

April 16th 2016, the Economist wrote an article about the battle of Mosul that will take place in 2016. In this article the Economist...
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Important Fallujah offensive expected soon

The Iraqi Army and Hashd Al-'Anbar forces are preparing for the important offensive to liberate the strategic desert city of Fallujah from the Islamic State...

Iraqi Army pushes west towards the Syrian border

The Iraqi Army - backed by the Popular Mobilization Forces (PMF) and local tribesmen - imposed full control over several sites near the recently...
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Iraq, Tunisia reject denouncing Hezbollah at Istanbul Summit

Spokesman of the Iraqi foreign ministry Ahmad Jamal announced in a statement that Iraq expressed strong reservations about the item that denounces Hezbollah as...

Prominent Iranian General arrives in Moscow for military talks

Earlier today, several diplomats and anonymous officials revealed that Iranian Major General Qassem Soleimani has departed to the Russian capital as to discuss military...
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Iraq MPs vote to remove parliament speaker amid political row

Iraqi lawmakers voted Thursday to remove the parliament speaker and his deputies amid a major row over the cabinet lineup that has caused chaos...

ISIS demolishes priceless historical sites in Iraq

The Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS) continues its ruthless anti-civilization campaign in Mesopotamia by ravaging the 4000-year old archeological Wall of Nineveh. Local...
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Obama: ISIL group’s ‘cause is lost’

The so-called Islamic State in Iraq and Syria terrorist group is on the defensive and "their cause is lost," US President Barack Obama said...

Pentagon says first step in anti-IS battle in Iraq, Syria ‘complete’

The US-led coalition campaign against the Islamic State group in Iraq and Syria has successfully completed its first "phase" of operations, a US military...
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