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Saudi official in Baghdad, a month after Iran talksKurdistan24 - 2021-05-13 22:27
Saudi Arabia pledges to revamp fire-ravaged Baghdad hospital | Mena – Gulf NewsGulfnews - 2021-05-13 17:58
Saudi Arabia to rebuild Baghdad’s Ibn-al Khatib hospital, treat blaze survivorsRûdaw - 2021-05-13 17:48
UN slams Iraqi Kurdistan for ‘intimidating’ journalists, activistsE-Kurd - 2021-05-13 02:03
BAGHDAD,— The UN on Wednesday accused authorities in Iraq’s autonomous Kurdistan region of intimidating and arbitrarily detaining journalists and activists. “Over the last year, journalists, human rights activists and protesters who questioned or criticis ...
EU diplomatic delegation, Amnesty blast Iraqi Kurdistan’s appeal court decision on journalistsE-Kurd - 2021-05-10 21:46
BAGHDAD,— The European Union’s diplomatic delegation in Iraq and Amnesty International have hit out at Iraqi Kurdistan region’s court of appeals for its decision to uphold a verdict against five Duhok journalists and activists, saying the decision negativ ...
Baghdad: Three children suffocate to death in carRûdaw - 2021-05-09 11:48
Iraqis celebrate removal of billboard of Iranian Qassem Soleimani in BaghdadE-Kurd - 2021-05-08 16:06
BAGHDAD,— Iraqis held a peaceful protest in their Sunni neighborhood of Adhamiya, Baghdad, on May 5, 2021. They demanded that the huge billboard of three Iranians and one Iraqi be torn down. The Iraqi Security Forces removed it under pressure from the dem ...
US sending aid to reopen Baghdad’s Ibn al-Khatib hospitalRûdaw - 2021-05-06 10:27
Kurdistan government has not transmitted income, oil to Baghdad yet: Iraq’s oil ministryE-Kurd - 2021-05-05 19:49
BAGHDAD,— Spokesperson for Iraq’s Ministry of Oil, Asim Jihad, said on Tuesday that the Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) has not yet sent any customs income or oil to the federal government, which it is obligated to do under the terms of the 2021 Feder ...
Turkish state seeks help in Baghdad and Hewlêr in the face of guerrilla resistanceANF - 2021-05-05 13:51
The Turkish state cannot get a foot on the ground vis-à-vis the guerrilla resistance in Metina. Now the AKP/MHP regime has turned to the KDP and Baghdad for help. ...
Workers begin US-funded refurbishment of Baghdad hospital damaged in deadly fireKurdistan24 - 2021-05-05 08:11
Baghdad records 82 COVID-19 cases among Iraqis returning from IndiaKurdistan24 - 2021-05-05 00:10
US first official visit to Baghdad since Biden took officeNPA Syria - 2021-05-04 19:39
The meeting touched on the withdrawal of the combating forces from #Iraq, and "developing and expanding cooperation in the economic, cultural and commercial fields." The post US first official visit to Baghdad since Biden took office appeared first on Nor ...
Iraqi health minister resigns over deadly Baghdad hospital fireKurdistan24 - 2021-05-04 18:14
Iraq slams Turkish minister’s visit to troops in Kurdistan region, summons AmbassadorE-Kurd - 2021-05-04 12:37
BAGHDAD,— Iraq’s foreign ministry on Monday summoned Turkey’s top diplomat over the country’s “continued violation” of Iraqi sovereignty, including a recent “uncoordinated” trip by the Turkish defense minister to border areas of the Kurdistan Region, the ...
Iraq’s Foreign Ministry summons Turkish chargé d'affairesANF - 2021-05-04 08:30
The Iraqi Foreign Ministry has summoned the chargé d'affaires of the Turkish Embassy in Baghdad. The country protests the continued occupation operation in the South Kurdistan areas and the presence of the Turkish defense minister. ...
Two rockets target Baghdad airport base housing US troopsSpacewar - 2021-05-03 16:44
Rockets target Baghdad International Airport, no casualties reportedRûdaw - 2021-05-03 10:41
Arrest made over attempted arson at Baghdad COVID-19 hospitalRûdaw - 2021-05-03 10:41
Unidentified missiles target Baghdad International AirportNPA Syria - 2021-05-02 22:12
#US bases in #Iraq, especially in #Erbil, are exposed to missile attacks, and #Iran is unofficially accused. The post Unidentified missiles target Baghdad International Airport appeared first on North press agency. ...
Masrour Barzani addresses Baghdad negotiations, ISIS, militias, Iran, and COVID-19Kurdistan24 - 2021-05-02 17:06
Baghdad to repatriate 100 suspected ISIS families from Syria’s al-Hol: MPRûdaw - 2021-05-01 19:39
President Barzani renews call for establishment of joint force with Baghdad after ISIS attackRûdaw - 2021-05-01 19:39
Four Iraqi soldiers killed in blast north of Baghdad: militaryRûdaw - 2021-05-01 19:39
President Barzani renews call for establishment of joint force with Baghdad after ISIS attackGulan Media - 2021-05-01 15:46
शक्तिशाली बम विस्फोट से दहली इराक की राजधानी बगदाद, एक की मौत, कम से कम 12 लोग घायल | Middle East News in Hindi Bomb Blast in Iraq Capital Baghdad many people wounded and killed| TV9 BharatvarshTv9hindi - 2021-05-01 00:08
Baghdad can’t tackle ‘deep state’ corruption in an election year: MPRûdaw - 2021-04-30 12:45
French president Macron expected to meet Kurdistan Region president in BaghdadKurdistan24 - 2021-04-30 00:09
Menzies/Iraqi Airways JV aims to 'clean up' cargo handling at Baghdad Airport - The LoadstarTheloadstar - 2021-04-29 00:56
Iranian Foreign Minister Zarif visits Iraqi Kurdistan, meets with officialsE-Kurd - 2021-04-28 13:23
HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraqi Kurdistan region,— Iranian foreign minister Mohammad Javad Zarif arrived in Iraqi Kurdistan capital Erbil on Tuesday for talks with Kurdish officials, following meetings in Baghdad. He was welcomed by Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG ...
Iran’s FM preaches regional dialogue in Baghdad as Tehran flexes muscles | | AWThearabweekly - 2021-04-27 22:30
Iraq’s Barham Salih gets COVID-19 vaccineE-Kurd - 2021-04-27 22:28
BAGHDAD,— Iraqi President Barham Salih received his first coronavirus (Covid-19) vaccine on Monday, the presidency of Iraq said. Salih hailed the role played by the frontline workers and the medical staff, and paid tribute to their great sacrifices made o ...
ISIS enters Iraq from Syria, Sinjar problem is not security: Iraqi ArmyNPA Syria - 2021-04-27 19:12
"We are determined that the Sinjar agreement succeeds and be implemented," referring to the agreement concluded between #Baghdad and #Erbil on October 9, 2020 The post ISIS enters Iraq from Syria, Sinjar problem is not security: Iraqi Army appeared first ...
UK will work with Erbil and Baghdad to ensure ‘accountability’ after militia attacks: envoy to IraqKurdistan24 - 2021-04-27 14:56
Fury in Iraq as fire at Baghdad COVID hospital kills at least 82, wounds 110 | The Times of IsraelTimesofisrael - 2021-04-27 13:24
Iraqi rights commission calls for accountability in deadly Baghdad hospital fireKurdistan24 - 2021-04-27 08:01
IRAQ. Baghdad fa da paciere tra Teheran e RiyadhAgcnews - 2021-04-27 03:03
Iraq Interior Ministry: 82 killed in Baghdad hospital fire | Arab NewsArabnews - 2021-04-26 21:42
Iraqi military: 3 rockets strike close to Baghdad airport | Arab NewsArabnews - 2021-04-26 16:23
Activists in Kurdistan’s Erbil show solidarity with Baghdad fire victimsNPA Syria - 2021-04-26 15:37
Activists in #Kurdistan's #Erbil stand with victims of #Baghdad hospital fire, say "doors and hospitals are open" to victims and families. The post Activists in Kurdistan’s Erbil show solidarity with Baghdad fire victims appeared first on North press agen ...
Iranian Foreign Minister Meets with Iraqi Counterpart in BaghdadGulan Media - 2021-04-26 14:05
Baghdad, 1941: The Farhud (pogrom) through the eyes of an 11-year-old | Dorota Molin | The BlogsTimesofisrael - 2021-04-26 13:54
Iran's top diplomat praises Iraq efforts as regional broker Yemen Riyadh Kurdish Mohammad Javad Zarif Baghdad | The IndependentIndependent - 2021-04-26 13:02
Two Unknown Groups – One Kurdish And One Shi'ite – Claim Responsibility For Rocket Fire At Baghdad Airport | MEMRIMemri - 2021-04-25 23:12
Fire at Baghdad COVID hospital hospital kills at least 82E-Kurd - 2021-04-25 19:23
BAGHDAD,— A fire sparked by an oxygen tank explosion killed at least 82 people and injured 110 at a hospital in Baghdad that had been equipped to house COVID-19 patients, an Interior Ministry spokesman said on Sunday. “We urgently need to review safety me ...
Iraq Interior Ministry: 82 killed in Baghdad hospital fireGulan Media - 2021-04-25 17:09
Kurdistan Region offers assistance to victims of Baghdad coronavirus hospital fireGulan Media - 2021-04-25 17:09
82 killed, more than 100 wounded in Baghdad hospital fireNPA Syria - 2021-04-25 16:02
82 died and more than 110 were wounded in a hospital fire in a #coronavirus ward in #Iraq’s capital #Baghdad, the Iraqi Ministry of Interior announced on Sunday. The post 82 killed, more than 100 wounded in Baghdad hospital fire appeared first on North pr ...
Kurdistan Region offers assistance to victims of Baghdad coronavirus hospital fireKurdistan24 - 2021-04-25 11:50
3 rockets land near Baghdad airport: Iraqi militaryRûdaw - 2021-04-24 19:34
CENTCOM: US has “no plans” to draw down forces in Iraq; Baghdad wants us to stayKurdistan24 - 2021-04-23 18:32
KRG Ready for Joint Electricity Projects with Baghdad: PM BarzaniGulan Media - 2021-04-23 16:49
3 rockets hit Baghdad airport base housing US troops: security sourcesGulan Media - 2021-04-23 16:49
3 rockets hit Baghdad airport base housing US troops: security sourcesKurdistan24 - 2021-04-23 09:28
Kurdistan Region is preparing "a different type of negotiations" with Baghdad: OfficialKurdistan24 - 2021-04-22 03:37
UNAMI ready to assist with Erbil-Baghdad dialogue, says UN spokespersonRûdaw - 2021-04-21 21:45
Iran welcomes Iraq’s mediation in region after reports of Saudi-Iran talks in BaghdadRûdaw - 2021-04-21 12:24
Baghdad has not sent civil servant salaries for 10 months, PM Barzani tells European diplomatsRûdaw - 2021-04-21 12:24
Kurdistan Region president calls for greater UN role in solving Erbil-Baghdad disputesKurdistan24 - 2021-04-19 22:30
Multiple rockets hit Iraqi airbase, wounding two soldiersAl Jazeera - 2021-04-19 06:25
At least five rockets target Balad airbase, north of Baghdad, which hosts US contractors and Iraqi security forces. ...
Il Papa è decollato da Baghdad per Roma, concluso viaggio in IraqAskanews - 2021-04-19 00:27
Car bomb blast kills four, injures 20 in Baghdad’s Sadr City | Arab NewsArabnews - 2021-04-18 09:01
Il Papa è decollato da Baghdad per Roma, concluso viaggio in Iraq - Tiscali NotizieTiscali - 2021-04-17 00:59
1 killed, 12 wounded in market explosion in Baghdad | Arab NewsArabnews - 2021-04-15 19:21
From Baghdad to Boston: Dental Student’s Journey Is About Healing and Building Bridges | Tufts NowTufts - 2021-04-15 18:10
Explosion results in casualties in BaghdadANF - 2021-04-15 18:02
One person was killed and 12 injured, according to a preliminary investigation. ...
Deadly explosion rocks Baghdad: Security Media CellRûdaw - 2021-04-15 15:07
Anfal genocide: Kurdistan Region leaders call for sped up victim compensation from BaghdadRûdaw - 2021-04-14 16:56
KRG demands financial compensation from Baghdad for Anfal survivors: PMGulan Media - 2021-04-14 12:08
Things not entirely peaceful in BaghdadNewagebd - 2021-04-14 01:15
President Nechirvan Barzani receives a letter from His Holiness Pope FrancisPresidency of Kurdistan - 2021-04-13 06:26
Baghdad, Iraq, April 12, 2021 In a message to Kurdistan Region President Nechirvan Barzani, His Holiness Pope Francis expresses his gratitude for the warm reception His Holiness received during his apostolic visit to the Kurdistan Region and appreciates t ...
President Nechirvan Barzani reaffirms the need for a common vision for the future of IraqPresidency of Kurdistan - 2021-04-13 06:26
Baghdad, Iraq, April 12, 2021 On the third and last day of his visit to Baghdad, Kurdistan Region President Nechirvan Barzani held separate meetings with the leaders of the Iraqi political parties and groups, including Mr. Salim al-Jubouri, Head of the Ci ...
President Nechirvan Barzani arrives back in ErbilPresidency of Kurdistan - 2021-04-13 06:26
Erbil, Kurdistan Region, April 12, 2021 Following a three-day visit to Baghdad and separate meetings with Iraq’s President, Prime Minister, Speaker of Parliament and senior leaders and officials of the Iraqi political groups and parties, Kurdistan Region ...
Erbil Committed to Resolve Disputes with Baghdad through Dialogue: PM BarzaniGulan Media - 2021-04-13 06:04
Baghdad to pay Iran energy debts ‘soon'Rûdaw - 2021-04-12 20:22
Kurdistan Region President visits KDP Branch in BaghdadGulan Media - 2021-04-12 19:28
Iraqi security delegation visits Sinjar under Erbil-Baghdad agreementNPA Syria - 2021-04-12 19:18
"The issue of reconstruction and managing the city is more important, and thus they positively affect the issue of the return of the displaced." #Iraq #Sinjar The post Iraqi security delegation visits Sinjar under Erbil-Baghdad agreement appeared first on ...
Kurdistan Region President visits KDP Branch in BaghdadPresidency of Kurdistan - 2021-04-12 14:01
Barzani in Baghdad: Kurdish public wants budget reassurancesRûdaw - 2021-04-11 23:53
Iraq: delegazione curda a Baghdad per colloqui su budget, salari e zone contese | Agenzia NovaAgenzianova - 2021-04-11 14:44
Kurdistan Region president meets Iraqi leaders in BaghdadKurdistan24 - 2021-04-11 12:17
Nechirvan Barzani visits Baghdad, meets senior Iraqi leadersE-Kurd - 2021-04-11 11:45
BAGHDAD,— Nechirvan Barzani, the president Iraqi Kurdistan region, led a high-level delegation to Baghdad on Saturday and met with senior Iraqi leaders, including prime minister Mustafa al-Kadhimi, president Barham Salih, and Speaker of the council of rep ...
President Nechirvan Barzani receives an invitation from the Arab LeaguePresidency of Kurdistan - 2021-04-11 11:00
Baghdad, Iraq, April 10, 2021 Kurdistan Region President Nechirvan Barzani met with Mr. Ahmed Aboul Gheit, President of the Arab League in Baghdad on Saturday. During the meeting, the situation in Iraq and the Kurdistan Region were discussed, and the two ...
Kurdistan Region President meets with President of Iraq’s Supreme Judicial CouncilPresidency of Kurdistan - 2021-04-11 11:00
Baghdad, Iraq, April 10, 2021 Kurdistan Region President Nechirvan Barzani met with Mr. Faiq Zaidan, President of the Iraqi Supreme Judicial Council, and a number of judges and heads of courts in Baghdad on Saturday. During the meeting, President Nechirva ...
Kurdistan Region President meets with Speaker of Iraq’s ParliamentPresidency of Kurdistan - 2021-04-11 11:00
Baghdad, Iraq, April 10, 2021 Kurdistan Region President Nechirvan Barzani met with the Speaker of Iraq’s Parliament, Mr. Muhammad Al-Halbousi, in Baghadad on Saturday. Topics of discussion included the latest developments in Iraq, the importance of conti ...
President Barzani visits Baghdad to meet Iraqi leadershipRûdaw - 2021-04-11 03:27
Nechirvan Barzani's visit to Baghdad sends message of goodwill: PM KadhimiRûdaw - 2021-04-11 03:27
President Nechirvan Barzani to visit BaghdadPresidency of Kurdistan - 2021-04-10 22:17
Erbil, Kurdistan Region, April 10, 2021 Kurdistan Region President Nechirvan Barzani is to visit Baghdad on Saturday and hold meetings with Iraq’s Prime Minister, President, Speaker of Parliament, Head of the Supreme Judicial Council, President of the Ara ...
President Nechirvan Barzani and Iraq’s Prime Minister Kadhimi meet in BaghdadPresidency of Kurdistan - 2021-04-10 22:17
Erbil, Kurdistan Region, April 10, 2021 Kurdistan Region President Nechirvan Barzani met with the Prime Minister of Iraq, Mr. Mustafa Kadhimi, in Baghdad on Saturday. Discussions focused on cooperation and coordination between the institutions of the Fede ...
Kurdistan Region President meets with President of IraqPresidency of Kurdistan - 2021-04-10 22:17
Baghdad, Iraq, April 10, 2021 Kurdistan Region President Nechirvan Barzani met with Iraq’s President Dr. Barham Salih in Baghdad on Saturday. Discussions focused on the political situation in Iraq, the latest developments in the country and the upcoming e ...
Spanish Foreign Minister to visit Erbil on a tour that includes Baghdad and KuwaitKurdistan24 - 2021-04-10 13:22
Baghdad, KRG appeal to citizens to get vaccinated amid weak turnoutRûdaw - 2021-04-09 22:47
Sadr representative survives assassination attempt in BaghdadRûdaw - 2021-04-09 22:47
18 years after Saddam’s fall, Iraqi youth see little hopeE-Kurd - 2021-04-09 13:42
BAGHDAD — Eighteen years ago Saddam Hussein’s brutal rule came to an end, but the prospects for young Iraqis who never witnessed his dictatorship remain blighted by insecurity, rampant corruption and joblessness. When American troops seized Baghdad on Apr ...