Members of Iraq’s parliament have expressed doubt that Iraq’s early elections, set for June 6, 2021, will take place on time.
An IED explosion on Saturday targeted a vehicle of the Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) in Syria's Deir ez-Zor province.
A Kurdish prisoner in Iran has died under torture, a human rights group revealed on Friday.
The Iraqi security forces killed two militants of the extremist ISIS group and arrested six others on Saturday across the country, the Iraqi military said, Trend reports citing Xinhua.
A Libyan political dialogue arranged by the United Nations has made progress towards agreeing a new transitional government to oversee the run
The United States on Friday imposed sanctions on companies in Iran, China and the United Arab Emirates for doing business with the Islamic
Iran’s Revolutionary Guards on Saturday fired long-range ballistic missiles into the Indian Ocean on the second day of a military exercise,
European powers on Saturday voiced deep concern over Iran's plans to produce uranium metal, warning that Tehran has "no credible civilian
Iran’s paramilitary Revolutionary Guard conducted a drill Saturday launching anti-warship ballistic missiles at a simulated target in the Indian
Iran’s move towards producing uranium metal could only be used to produce weapons, the governments of France, Germany and the United Kingdom warned in a statement on Saturday.
Saudi Arabia’s Embassy in the United States has called on its citizens in Washington D.C. to avoid protest sites.
An outbreak of bird flu was responsible for the deaths of tens of thousands of chickens in central Iraq, officials said on Friday. An outbreak of bird flu was responsible for the deaths of tens of thousands of chickens in central Iraq, officials said on Friday.
Saudi Arabia’s allies have strongly denounced the drone attack launched from Yemen’s Hodeida governorate by the Iran-backed Houthi militia targeting the Kingdom.
The World Health Organization (WHO) said on Friday it was opposed "for the time being" to the introduction of certificates of vaccination — so-called "vaccine passports" — against COVID-19 as a condition for allowing international travelers entry into other countries.
The coronavirus pandemic has slowed global migration by nearly 30 percent, with around two million fewer migrants between 2019 and 2020, according to a UN report released on Friday.
Verified statistics covering the Kurdistan Region’s oil exports, consumption, and revenues for the period 1 January 2020 to 30 September 2020, prepared and verified by Deloitte, was published by the Kurdistan Regional Council of Oil and Gas Affairs on Friday.
The Kurdistan Region's Ministry of Interior on Friday announced a travel ban to more than 20 countries amid the emergence of the mutant coronavirus in some parts of the world.
Residents from three villages in Dukan district blocked the Dukan-Koya road with large boulders and burning tires on Friday to protest their lack of access to basic public services and a decrease in the number of hours of electricity provided by the national grid.
At least seven other coronavirus patients lost their lives in Iraq on Thursday, the country's health ministry said in a statement.
Council of Representatives lawmaker Musana Amin claimed on Thursday that Iraq's oil marketer SOMO has promised officials from the Kurdistan Region that it will work to resolve a controversial 50-year energy deal between the Region and Turkey on condition that Erbil does not sell oil independently.
The Arab Coalition forces have intercepted and destroyed three armed drones launched by the Iran-backed Houthi militias, targeting Saudi Arabia, the coalition’s spokesperson Brig. Gen. Turki Al-Maliki said on Friday.
The parliament of Iraq is set hold a second sitting for discussions on the government-proposed budget bill of 2021, a lawmaker said.
The Pentagon announced on Friday that the number of US troops in Iraq has now been reduced to 2,500 as part of a previous plan in this regard.
The Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) in Deir ez-Zor province has released at least eight detainees it previously arrested in the region, a monitor said on Thursday.
The Kurdistan Region's Ministry of Health said on Thursday that it had detected nearly 70 new infections of COVID-19 within the past day.
Another Kurdish porter, better known as Kolbar, was wounded by the Iranian border guards on Thursday.
Iran’s Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei is banning highly effective coronavirus vaccines from Iran because they are made in the United States and other Western countries.
Iran's health ministry reported 6,485 daily COVID-19 cases on Friday, raising the total nationwide infections to 1,318,295.
Iran’s paramilitary Revolutionary Guard conducted a drill Friday that saw “suicide drones” crash into targets and explode, triangle-shaped aircraft that strongly resembled those used in a 2019 attack in Saudi Arabia that temporarily cut the kingdom’s oil production by half.
Israel is revising military options for a possible clash with Iran, an Israeli newspaper reported on Thursday, as Prime Minister Benjamin
Iran fired cruise missiles Thursday as part of a naval drill in the Gulf of Oman, state media reported, amid heightened tensions with the US
The United Nations’ atomic watchdog agency confirmed Thursday that Iran has informed it that the country has begun installing equipment for the