Monday November 20th 2017

Iraq Latest News

Latest news about Iraq updated often by rss feeds.

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How to Avoid an ISIS 2.0 in Iraq

  1. How to Avoid an ISIS 2.0 in Iraq  Scout
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Posted on 19 November 2017 | 4:39 pm

WHO strengthens the capacity of family physicians in Iraq as an approach towards achieving universal health coverage …

  1. WHO strengthens the capacity of family physicians in Iraq as an approach towards achieving universal health coverage …  ReliefWeb
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Posted on 19 November 2017 | 9:48 am

Abadi bans militia leaders from Iraq elections

  1. Abadi bans militia leaders from Iraq elections  The National
  2. Iraq PM Bans Militia Leaders From May Election  Antiwar.com
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Posted on 19 November 2017 | 5:28 pm

ISIS just lost its last town in Iraq

  1. ISIS just lost its last town in Iraq  Vox
  2. Iraqi forces retake last ISIS-held town  CNN
  3. Officials: Iraq Has Recaptured Last Town Held by ISIS  Daily Beast
  4. ‘New York Times’ Reporter On The Investigation Into US Airstrikes In Iraq  NPR
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Posted on 17 November 2017 | 3:40 pm

KRG FM calls on world to be pragmatic in dealing with Iraq

  1. KRG FM calls on world to be pragmatic in dealing with Iraq  Rudaw
  2. Riyadh Sought to Undermine Iran’s Security via Iraq’s Kurdistan: Ex-Envoy  Tasnim News Agency (press release)
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Posted on 19 November 2017 | 9:07 pm

Iraq Humanitarian Fund Hawiga Response Allocation Factsheet (as of 31 October 2017)

  1. Iraq Humanitarian Fund Hawiga Response Allocation Factsheet (as of 31 October 2017)  ReliefWeb
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Posted on 19 November 2017 | 5:22 pm

DeMario Mayfield is Iraq’s new basketball star. And he’s American.

  1. DeMario Mayfield is Iraq’s new basketball star. And he’s American.  NBCNews.com
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Posted on 18 November 2017 | 8:42 am

Recent Iran-Iraq earthquake a reminder to be ready for all types of risk

  1. Recent Iran-Iraq earthquake a reminder to be ready for all types of risk  The National
  2. UN agencies rush in medical supplies for thousands wounded in Iran-Iraq earthquake  UN News Centre
  3. Medical supplies for thousands wounded in Iran-Iraq quake  Scoop.co.nz (press release)
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Posted on 19 November 2017 | 1:24 pm

Listen to ‘The Daily’: Counting Civilian Casualties in Iraq

  1. Listen to ‘The Daily’: Counting Civilian Casualties in Iraq  New York Times
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Posted on 17 November 2017 | 11:03 am

Iraq Struggles To Keep Oil Exports Elevated

  1. Iraq Struggles To Keep Oil Exports Elevated  OilPrice.com
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Posted on 17 November 2017 | 11:01 pm

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Obama’s Iraq blunder nurtured ISIS; Trump’s Syria policy might prevent ISIS 2.0

by Washington Examiner | Nov 19, 2017, 12:01 AM Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Email this article Share on LinkedIn Print this article Ultimately, the U.S. ground presence in Syria forces President Bashar Assad and his allies to recognize that they …

Posted on 19 November 2017 | 9:39 pm

Iran-Iraq earthquake: Israeli offers of help to victims ‘turned down’

More than 530 people died, and thousands were injured, in the deadliest earthquake in the world so far this year AP Offers from Israel of humanitarian aid for those affected by the devastating earthquake in Iran and Iraq were rejected, Israeli Prime …

Posted on 19 November 2017 | 9:37 pm

Civilian casualties in Iraq go under reported

Kasie DC discusses the latest reporting from New York Times Magazine, which found that the number of casualties as a result of airstrikes in the fight against ISIS is much greater than has been previously reported. … more Duration: {{video.duration.momentjs}

Posted on 19 November 2017 | 8:26 pm

Mass Grave Found in Yazidi Town; 46 Killed in Iraq

The Canadian reconnaissance mission to Iraq will conclude its support for the Coalition forces and return home in December after carrying out 850 sorties over the last three years. The Canadian military mission will continue until at least March of 2019.

Posted on 19 November 2017 | 8:18 pm

Iraq PM Bans Militia Leaders From May Election

In a surprise move, Iraqi Prime Minister Hayder Abadi has announced that “militia leaders” will be forbidden from running as candidates in the upcoming May 15 elections, both for members of parliament and for provincial posts. Abadi says that he …

Posted on 19 November 2017 | 5:52 pm

US Marines are returning to ‘old stomping grounds’ in Iraq to fight an evolving enemy

NOW WATCH: Here’s what it was like to live in a city controlled by ISIS See Also: SEE ALSO: The Air Force’s top officer wants the light-attack aircraft to be part of a high-tech battlefield

Posted on 19 November 2017 | 10:03 am

Iran-Iraq quake damages Iraq’s Diyala River dam

Engineers in northern Iraq are carrying out repairs on a vital dam damaged by the earthquake that also devastated areas in neighbouring Iran. 15 Nov 2017 19:17 GMT Engineers in northern Iraq are carrying out repairs on a vital dam damaged by the earthquake …

Posted on 18 November 2017 | 2:44 pm

DeMario Mayfield is Iraq’s new basketball star. And he’s American.

A Georgia-born former college basketball player has become an Iraqi citizen so he can play for the country’s national team. DeMario Mayfield moved to Baghdad seeking redemption two years ago after his hoop dreams were left in tatters by a run-in with the law.

Posted on 18 November 2017 | 4:42 am

Listen to ‘The Daily’: Counting Civilian Casualties in Iraq

Basim Razzo lost his family and his home in an airstrike by the American-led coalition fighting the Islamic State. Video of the strike shows a target hit with military precision. Why was Mr. Razzo’s home targeted? And how often does this happen?

Posted on 17 November 2017 | 1:08 pm

The Latest: Earthquake on Iran-Iraq border kills over 400

TEHRAN, Iran – The Latest on a powerful earthquake near the Iran-Iraq border that has killed more than 400 people (all times local): 7:30 p.m. A powerful 7.3 magnitude earthquake near the Iraq-Iran border has killed over 400 people across both countries …

Posted on 17 November 2017 | 7:22 am