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Wadi Al-Salam, which translates to Valley of Peace in English, is located in the city of Najaf and accounts for 13 per cent of its total area.
Published on Nov 22, 2023 08:36 PM IST
A government spokespersons said the pre-dawn strikes on Tuesday and Wednesday were carried out "without the knowledge of Iraqi government agencies".
Published on Nov 22, 2023 04:42 PM IST
The surge in attacks on American troops is linked to the latest war between Israel and Hamas.
On Tuesday, "at two different points, three drones attacked the international coalition", the anti-terrorism service of autonomous region of Kurdistan said
Published on Nov 07, 2023 07:47 PM IST
After an earlier visit to the occupied West Bank, Blinken landed in Baghdad on Sunday evening for his first visit to the country as the US top diplomat
Published on Nov 06, 2023 12:31 AM IST
The Pentagon said Textron unit Bell Helicopter was the prime contractor for the weapon.
Published on Nov 03, 2023 01:16 AM IST
American forces face surge in attacks linked to Israel-Hamas conflict.
Published on Oct 28, 2023 12:49 AM IST
AFP | | Posted by Singh Rahul Sunilkumar
The party was dissolved and banned after Hussein was toppled during the 2003 US-led invasion of Iraq.
Published on Oct 23, 2023 12:24 AM IST
AFP | | Posted by Sreelakshmi B
Armed factions close to Iran have threatened to attack American interests in Iraq over US support for Israel since militants from Hamas killed more than 1,400.
Published on Oct 20, 2023 02:53 PM IST
Drones attack a US military base in southern Syria and there are minor injuries, US officials say
Updated on Oct 20, 2023 05:30 AM IST
Prime Minister Mohammed Shia Al-Sudani visited victims of the blaze at two local hospitals on Thursday and pledged to hold those responsible to account.
Published on Oct 01, 2023 07:57 PM IST
Reuters | | Posted by Lingamgunta Nirmitha Rao
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The drone strike targeted anti-terror forces at the Arbat airfield, southeast of Sulaimaniyah, which is mainly used by crop-spraying aircraft.
Updated on Sep 19, 2023 01:05 AM IST
AFP | | Posted by Sreelakshmi B
Arbid is a small airport used for helicopters and is located 50 km (30 miles) to the east of the city of Sulaimaniya in the northeast of the country.
Published on Sep 18, 2023 10:17 PM IST
Those wounded, including Kurds, Arabs and three members of the security forces, were hit by gunfire, stones or glass, said Khalaf.
Published on Sep 03, 2023 07:53 AM IST
One of the medical sources said 31 people, including women and children, were injured and five of them were in a critical condition.
Published on Aug 28, 2023 10:37 PM IST
Baghdad advertising screens: Following the order, several screens that usually show advertisements were switched off.
Iraq does not explicitly criminalise gay sex but loosely defined morality clauses in its penal code have been used to target members of the LGBT community.
Published on Aug 09, 2023 03:04 PM IST
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The batch was manufactured by Fourrts (India) Laboratories Pvt. Ltd for Dabilife Pharma Pvt. Ltd, WHO said.
Published on Aug 07, 2023 08:38 PM IST
The app is widely used in Iraq for messaging but also as a source of news and for sharing content.
Published on Aug 06, 2023 05:30 PM IST
Despite his age, or maybe because of it, Joe Biden has been the most clear-headed and effective US president of this century
Iraq Power Cut: This comes as the country's electrical system faces other challenges- fuel shortages and surging demand during a major heat wave.
An Iraqi government statement said Baghdad had also recalled its charge d'affaires in Sweden
Published on Jul 20, 2023 09:04 PM IST
Tourists are heading to Iraq to see attractions spanning from vast desert and marshland ecosystems to ruins of the worlds earliest cities and empires
Published on Jul 11, 2023 06:04 PM IST
Reuters | | Posted by Zarafshan Shiraz, Baghdad
In a 2019 Facebook post, Elizabeth Tsurkov had detailed her experience “meeting survivors of the genocide & ethnic displacement” while in Iraq
Updated on Jul 06, 2023 01:59 PM IST
India, the world's third biggest oil consumer and importer, buys more than 80% of its oil from overseas markets.
Published on Jun 21, 2023 06:56 PM IST
46th US President Joe Biden's recurring factual error regarding his late son's death, which has raised concerns about his mental acuity.
The Erdogan regime has a stranglehold over all major institutions, from the judiciary, police to the parliament, and is duly served by the Turkish media
Hashemi was an expert on Sunni extremism and a government security adviser.
Published on May 07, 2023 04:35 PM IST
AFP | | Posted by Yagya Sharma