Iraq seeks to strengthen Mideast dialogue: PM

Iraq seeks to strengthen Mideast dialogue: PM

Iraqi Prime Minister Mustafa al-Kadhimi stressed Saturday that Iraq seeks to strengthen the environment of dialogue in the Middle East, and considers that the atmosphere of economic co-operation and security co-ordination in the region directly serves the interests of the Iraqi people..

Sandstorm forces closure of Iraqi airports, public buildings

Sandstorm forces closure of Iraqi airports, public buildings

Iraq closed public buildings and temporarily shut airports Monday as another sandstorm -- the ninth since mid-April -- hit the country, authorities said.

QRCS concludes medical convoy in Iraq

QRCS concludes medical convoy in Iraq

As part of its annual medical convoy programme, Qatar Red Crescent Society (QRCS) has concluded a medical convoy project, benefitting internally displaced people (IDPs) and Syrian refugees in Erbil, Iraq.

Motorcycle bomb kills four, wounds 20 in Iraq's Basra

Motorcycle bomb kills four, wounds 20 in Iraq's Basra

A bomb killed four people in the southern Iraqi city of Basra on Tuesday, the first such attack in years in a part of the country that has enjoyed relative stability, and a senior official said Islamic State militants were suspected of carrying it out.

Qatar condemns attack in Iraq

Qatar condemns attack in Iraq

Qatar has expressed its strong condemnation of the attack in Al Anbar governorate in western Iraq, which caused deaths and injures.

10 rockets hit Iraq base hosting US troops

10 rockets hit Iraq base hosting US troops

At least 10 rockets hit a military base in western Iraq hosting US-led coalition troops on Wednesday, security sources said, two days before Pope Francis's historic visit to the country.

Iraq rocket attack kills foreigner, wounds several US contractors

Iraq rocket attack kills foreigner, wounds several US contractors

A volley of rockets targeting an airbase in Iraq's Kurdistan region killed a foreign civilian contractor and wounded five others and a US soldier, the US-led coalition said.

Qatar condemns killing of  Turkish citizens in Iraq

Qatar condemns killing of Turkish citizens in Iraq

Qatar Monday expressed its strong condemnation and denunciation of the killing of 13 Turkish citizens in northern Iraq.

US to slash troop levels in Iraq, Afghanistan

US to slash troop levels in Iraq, Afghanistan

The US will slash troop levels in Afghanistan and Iraq to their lowest levels in nearly 20 years of war after President Donald Trump pledged to end conflicts abroad, the Pentagon announced Tuesday

Qatar slams attack on military post in Iraq

Qatar slams attack on military post in Iraq

Qatar has strongly condemned the attack on a military post west of the Iraqi capital, Baghdad, which resulted in deaths and injuries.

One dead, 4 injured in double explosions in northeastern Iraq

One dead, 4 injured in double explosions in northeastern Iraq

At least one woman was killed and four others were injured in a double explosion on the outskirts of Al Abara subdistrict, northeast Baqubah in Diyala Province, an Iraqi security source announced on Thursday.

Two children killed in blast targeting Iraq pipeline

Two children killed in blast targeting Iraq pipeline

An explosion targeting a gas pipeline in southern Iraq killed two children Saturday after a blast in the north this week forced the closure of another pipeline, authorities said.