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 2018-06-24 14:00 

FARS News Agency

Senior ISIL Commander, Aides Hunted in Baghdad...

TEHRAN (FNA)- A notorious commander of the ISIL terrorist group and five of his aides were killed in an offensive of Iraqi troops North of Baghdad, police announced on Sunday....

 2018-06-24 10:00 

The Week

Is democracy finally taking root in Iraq?...

Iraq is again struggling to form a new government. Fifteen years after the U.S.-led invasion, has democracy taken root? Here's everything you need to know: What is daily life like? There are distinct signs of progress: Downtown Baghdad is bustling, an...

 2018-06-24 07:19 

Napa Valley Register

In about-face, Iraq's maverick al-Sadr moves closer to Iran...

BAGHDAD (AP) — Muqtada al-Sadr, the maverick Shiite cleric who emerged as the main winner in Iraq's parliamentary elections last month, campaigned on a platform to end sectarian politics and replace it with a government that puts Iraqis first....

 2018-06-24 06:45 

China Post

In about-face, Iraq's maverick al-Sadr moves closer to Iran...

BAGHDAD (AP) — Muqtada al-Sadr, the maverick Shiite cleric who emerged as the main winner in Iraq's parliamentary elections last month, campaigned on a platform to end sectarian politics and replace it with a government that puts Iraqis first.In...

 2018-06-24 06:11 

The Daily Mail

In about-face, Iraq's maverick al-Sadr moves closer to......

BAGHDAD (AP) - Muqtada al-Sadr, the maverick Shiite cleric who emerged as the main winner in Iraq's parliamentary elections last month, campaigned on a......

 2018-06-24 06:11 

bgdailynews.com

[ KY ]

In about-face, Iraq's maverick al-Sadr moves closer to Iran...

BAGHDAD (AP) — Muqtada al-Sadr, the maverick Shiite cleric who emerged as the main winner in Iraq's parliamentary elections last month, campaigned on a platform to end sectarian politics and replace it with a government that puts Iraqis first....

 2018-06-24 06:11 

WTOP

In about-face, Iraq's maverick al-Sadr moves closer to Iran...

BAGHDAD (AP) — Muqtada al-Sadr, the maverick Shiite cleric who emerged as the main winner in Iraq's parliamentary elections last month, campaigned on a platform to end sectarian politics and replace it with a government......

 2018-06-24 06:09 

National Post

In about-face, Iraq's maverick al-Sadr moves closer to Iran...

BAGHDAD — Muqtada al-Sadr, the maverick Shiite cleric who emerged as the main winner in Iraq's parliamentary elections last month, campaigned on a platform to end sectarian politics and replace it with a government that puts Iraqis first. Instea...

 2018-06-24 06:08 

AP

In about-face, Iraq's maverick al-Sadr moves closer to Iran...

BAGHDAD (AP) — Muqtada al-Sadr, the maverick Shiite cleric who emerged as the main winner in Iraq's parliamentary elections last month, campaigned on a platform to end sectarian politics and replac......

 2018-06-24 04:14 

IANS

Iraq's Sadr-Abadi forge alliance...

Baghdad, June 24 (IANS) Iraqs outgoing Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi and radical Shiite cleric Moktada al-Sadr have said they have become political allies in an effort to form a new government in the wake of a widely discredited May elections....

 2018-06-24 02:48 

Kuwait News Agency

Briefing of KUNA main news for Saturday until 00:00 GMT...

VIENNA -- Kuwait will increase oil output in line with a recent OPEC agreement to open taps for one million barrels per day (bpd), a deal that will have "positive" impacts on markets, Oil Minister Bakheet Al-Rashidi said. BAGHDAD -- Iraqi jets hav...

 2018-06-24 01:48 

Manila Bulletin

IS threatens to execute 6 Iraqis unless women prisoners freed...

The Islamic State group on Saturday threatened to execute within three days six Iraqi men it said it is holding, unless authorities in Baghdad release Sunni Muslim female prisoners....

 2018-06-24 00:21 

Kuwait News Agency

"Daesh" chief killed in coalition strike West Iraq...

BAGHDAD, June 23 (KUNA) -- Coalition military aircraft have raided hideout of a chief of the notorious "Islamic State" organization, resulting in his death. The Iraqi Information Security Center said in a statement on Saturday that the IS (Daesh) ...

 2018-06-24 00:10 

Kuwait News Agency

Iraqi cleric Al-Sadr, Premier Al-Abadi form new coalition...

BAGHDAD, June 23 (KUNA) -- Iraqi prominent cleric Muqtada Al-Sadr and Prime Minister Haider Al-Abadi agreed Saturday on creating a coalition to form a new government. "We announce a cross-sectarian, cross-ethnic alliance to speed up forming the next g...

 2018-06-23 23:13 

The Daily Star

[ Lebanon ]

Iraq PM warns armed groups against stockpiling weapons...

Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi warned on Saturday he would not allow militias to stockpile arms, two weeks after a weapons depot belonging to an armed group exploded in Baghdad....

 2018-06-23 21:07 

Ynetnews

ISIS demands release of Iraq women prisoners in hostage video...

BAGHDAD - The Islamic State group released a hostage video on Saturday demanding the release of all Sunni women prisoners from Iraqi jails. The group said it was giving the government a deadline of three days before it would execute the six men in the vid...

 2018-06-23 21:05 

Channel NewsAsia

Islamic State - free Sunni women or Iraqi security men die...

BAGHDAD: Islamic State militants have kidnapped six members of Iraq's security forces and threatened to kill them in three days unless the ......

 2018-06-23 20:27 

The Daily Mail

Iraqi PM al-Abadi announces coalition with elections......

BAGHDAD (AP) - Iraq's Prime Minister Haidar al-Abadi and Shiite cleric Muqtada al-Sadr are announcing a political coalition amid talks to form a new......

 2018-06-23 20:27 

National Post

Iraqi PM al-Abadi announces coalition with elections winner...

BAGHDAD — Iraq's Prime Minister Haidar al-Abadi and Shiite cleric Muqtada al-Sadr announced on Saturday a political coalition amid talks to form a new government after national elections last month. Al-Sadr's political bloc won the largest s...

 2018-06-23 20:24 

WTOP

Iraqi PM al-Abadi announces coalition with elections winner...

BAGHDAD (AP) — Iraq's Prime Minister Haidar al-Abadi and Shiite cleric Muqtada al-Sadr are announcing a political coalition amid talks to form a new government. Al-Sadr's political bloc won the largest share of seats in......

 2018-06-23 19:34 

The Daily Mail

IS threatens to execute 6 Iraqis unless women prisoners......

The Islamic State group on Saturday threatened to execute within three days six Iraqi men it said it is holding, unless authorities in Baghdad release Sunni......

 2018-06-23 19:32 

France 24

IS threatens to execute 6 Iraqis unless women prisoners freed...

The Islamic State group on Saturday threatened to execute within three days six Iraqi men it said it is holding, unless authorities in Baghdad release Sunni Muslim female prisoners.The threat came in a video released by the jihadists' Amaq propaganda ...

 2018-06-23 19:00 

WTOP

IS demands release of Iraq women prisoners in hostage video...

BAGHDAD (AP) — The Islamic State group released a hostage video on Saturday demanding the release of all Sunni women prisoners from Iraqi jails. The group said it was giving the government a deadline of......

 2018-06-23 18:32 

Kuwait News Agency

Iraqi army kills 45 IS militants...

BAGHDAD, June 23 (KUNA) -- Iraqi jets have launched air strikes against the positions of the so-called Islamic State (IS) in Syria, killing 45 IS militants, including commanders. "Iraqi F-16 jets carried out a successful air strike that targeted a mee...

 2018-06-23 16:41 

The Nation

[ Pakistan ]

Iraq says 45 Daesh militants killed in Syria strike...

BAGHDAD: Iraq said Saturday it had killed 45 militants of the Daesh group, including senior members, in an air strike in eastern Syria, the second such operation in less...

 2018-06-23 16:00 

France 24

Iraq PM warns armed groups against stockpiling weapons...

Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi warned on Saturday he would not allow militias to stockpile arms, two weeks after a weapons depot belonging to an armed group exploded in Baghdad.At least 16 people were killed and around 30 injured when the cache, own...

 2018-06-23 15:50 

One America News Network

Iraqi PM Abadi meets with cleric Sadr...

BAGHDAD - Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi, whose political bloc came third in a May parliamentary election, met on Saturday with cleric Moqtada al-Sadr, whose bloc came first, in the...

 2018-06-23 15:47 

The Daily Mail

IS demands release of Iraq women prisoners in hostage......

BAGHDAD (AP) - The Islamic State group has released a hostage video demanding the release of all Sunni women prisoners from Iraqi jails.The group says it is......

 2018-06-23 15:47 

US News & World Report

Iraqi PM Abadi Meets With Cleric Sadr...

BAGHDAD (Reuters) - Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi, whose political bloc came third in a May parliamentary election, met on Saturday with......

 2018-06-23 15:44 

US News & World Report

IS Demands Release of Iraq Women Prisoners in Hostage Video...

The Islamic State group has released a hostage video demanding the release of all Sunni women prisoners from Iraqi jails....

 2018-06-23 15:44 

Glen Falls Post-Star

IS demands release of Iraq women prisoners in hostage video...

BAGHDAD (AP) — The Islamic State group has released a hostage video demanding the release of all Sunni women prisoners from Iraqi jails....

 2018-06-23 14:24 

JPost.com

Islamic State: free Sunni women or Iraqi security men die...
 2018-06-23 13:30 

IRNA

[ Iran ]

Iraq: US sanctions not to influence Iran oil swap...

Baghdad, June 23, IRNA Iraqi Oil Minister Jabbar al-Luiebi said that US sanctions will have no effect on Tehran-Baghdad oil swap agreement, according to Iraqi media 'Al Forat'....

 2018-06-23 13:15 

Channel NewsAsia

Iraq bombs meeting of Islamic State leaders in Syria: Military...

BAGHDAD: Iraq has launched an air attack on a gathering of Islamic State leaders inside neighbouring Syria, killing 45 members of the hardline ......

 2018-06-23 12:51 

US News & World Report

Iraq Bombs Meeting of Islamic State Leaders in Syria: Military...

BAGHDAD (Reuters) - Iraq has launched an air attack on a gathering of Islamic State leaders inside neighboring Syria, killing 45 members of the......

 2018-06-23 11:55 

NPR

Antiquities Return To Iraq...

Antiquities that had been smuggled into the U.S. and bought by Hobby Lobby, the craft store giant, are headed back to the Iraq Museum in Baghdad, Iraq's main archeological museum....

 2018-06-23 10:44 

FARS News Agency

Iraq: Oil Swap with Iran to Remain Unaffected by Sanctions...

TEHRAN (FNA)- Iraqi Oil Minister Jabbar al-Luiebi underlined that the US sanctions will have no effect on Tehran-Baghdad oil swap agreement, media reports said....

 2018-06-23 05:41 

JPost.com

Iraq conducts air strike on Islamic State position in Syria...
 2018-06-22 16:12 

Borneo Bulletin

Iraq set for election recount to salvage tainted result...

BAGHDAD (AP) Iraq's Supreme Court on Thursday upheld a disputed law ordering a hand recount of the ballots from last month's national elections after widespread allegations of fraud embarrassed political leaders and marred the initial result. More...

 2018-06-21 22:55 

Gulf Times

60th Ascot win for Dettori; al-Attiyah's Baghdad triumphs...

Mohamed bin Hamad Khalifa al-Attiyah's Baghdad capped the day's proceedings with a thrilling victory in the King George V Stakes Handicap, even as Frankie Dettori rode his 60th Royal Ascot winner yesterday....

 2018-06-21 21:20 

The Jordan Times

Top Iraq court orders manual election recount...

BAGHDAD, Iraq — Iraq's supreme court on Thursday ordered a manual recount of May 12 legislative elections, a process expected to take weeks although parliament's mandate runs out at the end of this month. The recount due to suspicions of ele...

 2018-06-21 21:19 

AP

Iraq set for election recount to salvage tainted result...

BAGHDAD (AP) — Iraq's Supreme Court on Thursday upheld a disputed law ordering a hand recount of the ballots from last month's national elections after widespread allegations of fraud embarrassed p......

 2018-06-21 21:19 

WXXA News 10

[ Albany, NY ]

Iraq set for election recount to salvage tainted result...

BAGHDAD (AP) - Iraq's Supreme Court on Thursday upheld a disputed law ordering a hand recount of the ballots from last month's national elections after widespread allegations of fraud embarrassed political leaders and marred the initial result. Wh...

 2018-06-21 17:29 

Business Insider India

OPEC is gearing up to hike oil production during what could be a 'contentious' meeting...

AP/Karim KadimIraq Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi left, listens to Oil Minister Jabar Ali al-Luaibi, right, during the Iraq Energy Forum in Baghdad, Iraq,...

 2018-06-21 12:47 

Glen Falls Post-Star

Iraqi court endorses manual recount for May election...

BAGHDAD (AP) — Iraq's Supreme Court on Thursday endorsed a manual recount of all ballots from last month's national elections, but rejected the invalidation of ballots from abroad and from voters displaced by recent conflict....

 2018-06-21 10:10 

Channel NewsAsia

Iraq's top court upholds election recount, reverses vote cancellations...

BAGHDAD: Iraq's top court upheld on Thursday a law mandating a nationwide recount of votes in a May parliamentary election but ruled that the ......

 2018-06-21 08:58 

The Strait Times

Top Iraq court orders manual election recount...

BAGHDAD (AFP) - Iraq's Supreme Court on Thursday (June 21) ordered a manual recount of last month's legislative elections that resulted in a surprise victory for a populist Shi'ite cleric.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2018-06-21 08:43 

WNCT-TV

Iraqi court endorses manual recount for May election...

BAGHDAD (AP) - Iraq's Supreme Court has endorsed a manual recount of all ballots from last month's national elections but rejected the invalidation of ballots from abroad and from voters displaced by the conflict with the Islamic State. The court ...

 2018-06-21 08:43 

WTOP

Iraqi court endorses manual recount for May election...

BAGHDAD (AP) — Iraq's Supreme Court has endorsed a manual recount of all ballots from last month's national elections but rejected the invalidation of ballots from abroad and from voters displaced by the conflict with......

 2018-06-21 08:28 

National Post

Iraqi court endorses manual recount for May election...

BAGHDAD — Iraq's Supreme Court has endorsed a manual recount of all ballots from last month's national elections but rejected the invalidation of ballots from abroad and from voters displaced by the conflict with the Islamic State. The court...

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