Iran has shifted its military strategy regarding U.S. forces in Iraq ahead of the U.S. presidential election in November, reducing the number of rockets launched at bases and potentially withholding its response to the January killing of its top general, according to an intelligence assessment described by U.S. officials.
Today, I am taking new actions to restrict Iran’s nuclear, ballistic missile, and conventional weapons pursuits.
Iran is ready for a full prisoner exchange with the United States, Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said in a virtual address to the Council on Foreign Relations in New York.
In a recent interview, Iraqi Prime Minister Mustafa Al-Kadhimi said he envisaged the Middle East as a region that he called “the New Levant,
The Iraqi Border Authority have announced that the country's borders are closed, a response to videos posted on social media showing some
The head of Iran’s nuclear agency said Monday that the landmark 2015 deal between Tehran and world powers on his country’s atomic program
Iraqi Prime Minister Mustafa al-Kadhimi has planned an official visit to Paris which is likely to take place in mid-October.
President Michel Aoun warned on Monday Lebanon was going “to hell” if a new government was not formed, and said agreeing one could need a
Iranian wrestler Navid Afkari was executed earlier this month for murder, the country’s foreign minister said on Monday, rejecting assertions by
A total of 730 new cases of COVID-19 recorded within the past 24 hours brings the total tally to 41,732, Kurdistan Region’s health ministry said.
The United States on Monday slapped new sanctions on the Iranian defense ministry and others involved in Iran’s nuclear and weapons program
Kurdish prominent leader and the president of ruling Kurdistan Democratic Party (KDP) issued a message to mark the 50th anniversary of the Kurdistan Islamic Scholars’ Union, saying the religious figures significantly contributed to the Kurdish cause.
With nearly 4,000 new cases, the coronavirus tally across Iraq reached 322,856 on Sunday, the country's health ministry reported.
Kurdistan Region Prime Minister Masrour Barzani has hailed the contribution of the Islamic religious scholars to the long Kurdish struggle for freedom.
Honduras will move its embassy to Jerusalem this year, and Israel will open an embassy in the Honduran capital of Tegucigalpa, the Prime Minister’s Office said in a statement released early Monday.
On Sunday, the President of the Republic, Barham Salih, appreciated the efforts of the security forces and the speed of their response and coordination with the Kurdistan region in following up the causes of Al-Mansour’s crime and arresting the perpetrator, stressing his support for the security and judicial agencies to uncover those involved in a criminal practice.
On Sunday, the President of the Republic, Barham Salih, discussed with the US Ambassador Matthew Tueller the relations between the two countries, while stressing the need to reduce tensions and use the language of dialogue in resolving outstanding issues.
US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Sunday said European leaders "haven't lifted a finger" to halt arms sales to Iran after they rejected a unilateral US declaration that UN sanctions on Tehran were back in force, AFP reported.
Iran's President Hassan Rouhani has said the US "faces defeat" in its move to reimpose UN sanctions on the country as European allies called the unilateral declaration legally void.
United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres told the Security Council on Saturday he cannot take any action on a U.S. declaration that
The United States faces defeat in its move to reimpose U.N. sanctions on Tehran, Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said on Sunday, as Washington
Syrian opposition sources said Russian jets bombed rebel-held northwestern Syria on Sunday in the most extensive strikes since a Turkish-
Bahrain said on Sunday it had foiled a “terrorist attack” backed by Iran’s Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps, Saudi state television Al-Ekhbariya
Unidentified perpetrators on Saturday night kidnapped a protest activist in south of Iraq and left another with injuries.
The Kurdistan Region recorded 444 new cases of COVID-19 with 667 recoveries in the past 24 hours, the health ministry said on Sunday.
A village populated by the Kurdish Kakais was attacked on Saturday, a local source said.
At least four IS militants were killed in an operation by the Iraqi forces in Salahaddin province.
Iran's Parliament Speaker Baqer Ghalibaf has criticized the “passive” reactions of the Hassan Rouhani's government to the US move to re-impose sanctions on Tehran.
On Sunday, the Iraqi Ministry of Health reported 3,438 new cases of coronavirus and 64 deaths in the country.
Iran dismissed U.S. efforts to restore all U.N. sanctions on the country as mounting economic pressure from Washington pushed the local currency down to its lowest level ever on Sunday.
Iraqi security forces arrested two ISIS militants in raids in the capital Baghdad, according to the Defense Ministry on Sunday.