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De-escalation of US-Iran Tensions Top Priority at UNGA: French FM

BAS News - 2019-09-23 13:44
ERBIL — French Foreign Minister said on Sunday that his country’s top priority at the 2019 United Nations General Assembly is the examination of mechanisms to de-escalate the tensions between Iran and the United States. Jean-Yves Le Drian told reporters ...

Venezuela will denounce the US blockade at the UN summit

ANF - 2019-09-23 10:28
Venezuela confirmed that its delegation to the United Nations General Assembly will denounce the illegal blockade imposed by the United States government. ...

US to Deploy Troops to Saudi Arabia

BAS News - 2019-09-21 21:13
ERBIL - The United States has said that it will deploy forces to Saudi Arabia amid the attacks on the oil facilities in the country. Secretary of Defense Mark Esper, however, explained in a statement that the deployment would be "defensive in nature," wi ...

United States sending troops to bolster Saudi defenses after attack

Gulan Media - 2019-09-21 17:17

Putin Is Trolling the United States in the Persian Gulf – Foreign Policy

Foreignpolicy - 2019-09-20 00:16

President Barzani Meets Top US Diplomat in Iraq

KRG-Spain - 2019-09-20 00:01
Erbil, Kurdistan Region, 18 September 2019 Kurdistan Region President Nechirvan Barzani met with the United States Ambassador to Iraq, Matthew Tueller. Latest political developments in Iraq, including talks between Erbil and Baghdad to address outstanding ...

The Terrorist Threat Posed by Neglect and Indifference

Foreign Policy Research Institute - 2019-09-19 17:50
Months after the collapse of its territorial caliphate, the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS) remains a viable threat to the United States and the international community writ large. The organization’s leader, Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, is alive and on th ...

President Barzani Meets Top US Diplomat in Iraq

Presidency of Kurdistan - 2019-09-19 13:37
Erbil, Kurdistan Region, 18 September 2019 Kurdistan Region President Nechirvan Barzani met with the United States Ambassador to Iraq, Matthew Tueller. Latest political developments in Iraq, including talks between Erbil and Baghdad to address outstandin ...

U.S. continues to arm Kurds in Syrian Kurdistan: Pentagon

E-Kurd - 2019-09-19 07:41
WASHINGTON,— The United States continues to provide Kurdish forces in Syrian Kurdistan (Rojava) in northeastern Syria with arms and vehicles, despite the creation of a buffer zone with Turkey along the border, a US defense official said Wednesday. The US ...

The Rise of Donald Trump in the White House and the UN’s decline in Global Affairs!

E-Kurd - 2019-09-17 11:44
Omar Sindi | Exclusive to Ekurd.net During the election period when Donald Trump was seeking to win the Republican party nomination for the presidency of the United States, he was criticizing the United Nations (UN) role in Global Affairs, and different ...

U.S.-led coalition says ‘good progress’ in north Syria buffer zone

E-Kurd - 2019-09-16 20:40
GIRE SPI, Syrian Kurdistan,— The US-led coalition said Sunday that “good progress” was being made in implementing a buffer zone in Syrian Kurdistan (Rojava) in northern Syria along the Turkish border. Turkey and the United States last month agreed on the ...

Yes, the United States Needs to Withdraw From Afghanistan

Jacobinmag - 2019-09-15 06:33

Turkey says United States stalling on safe zone | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2019-09-11 12:56

What Do ISIS and Al Qaeda Do Now?

Foreign Policy Research Institute - 2019-09-10 00:17
Although the United States and its allies severed the Islamic State’s hold over a considerable amount of territory in Iraq […] ...

US Considering Sanctions on Turkey over S-400 Purchase: Mnuchin

BAS News - 2019-09-09 23:52
ERBIL - The United States is reportedly considering sanctions on its NATO ally Turkey over Ankara's purchase of Russian S-400 air defense missile system, Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin revealed on Monday. The US official made the comments outside the ...

US Welcomes Denmark's Plan to Deploy Forces to Syria

BAS News - 2019-09-08 06:25
ERBIL - The United States has welcomed a plan by Denmark to deploy forces to Syria to support the international coalition against the Islamic State (IS) war in the middle eastern country. "The United States welcomes the announcement by the Danish Governm ...

ISIS aims for resurgence in Iraq, Syria: UN experts, United States News & Top Stories - The Straits Times

Straitstimes - 2019-09-03 16:02

Kurds Falling Prey to Turkey Expansionist Policy

E-Kurd - 2019-08-31 22:18
Manish Rai | Exclusive to Ekurd.net Turkey and the United States have agreed on the creation of a buffer zone in northern Syria in areas controlled by Syrian Kurdish forces. Details of the agreement remain sketchy but roughly it’s has been agreed that th ...

President Barzani and Vice President Pence discuss developments in Kurdistan Region and Iraq

Presidency of Kurdistan - 2019-08-30 15:57
Nechirvan Barzani, President of the Kurdistan Region, and Mike Pence, Vice President of the United States of America, during a telephone conversation, discussed the situation in the Kurdistan Region and Iraq, and stressed the continuing partnership betwe ...

Erdogan says Turkey won’t allow U.S. stalling in Syria deal

E-Kurd - 2019-08-29 10:20
ISTANBUL,— President Tayyip Erdogan said Turkey’s deal with the United States to set up a “safe zone” in Syrian Kurdistan (Rojava) in northeast Syria was a correct step and that Ankara would not let Washington delay the plan, CNN Turk reported on Thursda ...

Deputy Minister of Peshmerga meets with high military delegation from the United States

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2019-08-27 17:05
Media Center, Ministry of Peshmerga On August 26, 2019, Sarbast Lazgin (Deputy Minister of Peshmerga), in the attendance of Brigadier-General Hazhar Omar (Peshmerga Director of Cooperation & Relations), received a U.S. military delegation consisting of C ...

Turkish troops will enter planned Syria safe zone ‘soon’, Erdogan says

E-Kurd - 2019-08-26 15:54
ANKARA,— Turkish ground troops will enter a planned safe zone in Syrian Kurdistan (Rojava) in northern Syria “very soon,” President Tayyip Erdogan said on Monday, after a joint operation centre with the United States opened at the weekend. Turkey and the ...

How the Safe Zone will Affect the Syrian Kurds: The United States and Turkey Agree on its Creation.

Washington Kurdish Institute - 2019-08-26 14:39

WTO without United States? - Modern Diplomacy

Moderndiplomacy - 2019-08-24 18:17

Turkey says Syria safe zone center to start work next week: Anadolu

E-Kurd - 2019-08-16 23:14
ISTANBUL,—A joint Turkish-U.S. operation centre to establish and manage a safe zone in Syrian Kurdistan (Rojava) in northeast Syria will be fully operational next week, Turkish Defence Minister Hulusi Akar said on Friday. Turkey and the United States agr ...

Pentagon says Syria safe zone agreement with Turkey will come in ‘stages’

E-Kurd - 2019-08-15 18:21
WASHINGTON,— An agreement between the United States and Turkey to establish a safe zone in Syrian Kurdistan (Rojava) in northern Syria will be implemented gradually, with some operations beginning soon, a Pentagon spokesman said Wednesday. “We are curren ...

Turkish drones start operating in Kurdish northern Syria: ministry

E-Kurd - 2019-08-14 21:23
ISTANBUL,— Turkish drones have started operating in Syrian Kurdistan (Rojava) in northern Syria where Washington and Ankara have agreed to create a safe zone, Turkey’s Defence Ministry said on Wednesday. Turkey and the United States agreed last week to s ...

United States and Turkey Agree to a Syrian “Safe Zone," Betraying the Kurds

Therealnews - 2019-08-14 12:17

America Should Talk to the Houthis

International Crisis Group - 2019-08-12 15:35
A Houthi missile or drone strike aimed at Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates or Red Sea shipping lanes could spark a broader conflict involving the United States, its Gulf allies and Iran. ...

Trump criticizes Macron for sending Iran 'mixed signals'

Rûdaw - 2019-08-09 06:06
"Nobody speaks for the United States but the United States itself ...

Syrian government says U.S.-Turkish deal is an attack on Syria

E-Kurd - 2019-08-08 18:31
BEIRUT,— The Syrian government said on Thursday that an agreement between Turkey and the United States over Syrian Kurdistan (Rojava), northeastern Syria, represented a “blatant attack” on Syria’s sovereignty and territorial unity and a “dangerous escala ...

Islamic State is ‘resurging’ in Syria as U.S. withdraws troops, watchdog says

E-Kurd - 2019-08-07 17:49
BEIRUT,— The Islamic State (IS) jihadist group is “resurging” in Syria even as the United States withdrew troops, and is solidifying its insurgent capabilities in neighboring Iraq, a Defense Department watchdog said Tuesday. The Islamic jihadists — who s ...

Pentagon chief says a solo incursion by Turkey into Syria is ‘unacceptable’ but doesn’t pledge to stop it

Washington Post - 2019-08-06 17:58
Defense Secretary Mark T. Esper said the United States does not intend to "abandon” Kurdish units in Syria, but he would not promise to defend them. ...

Turkey calls on U.S. to end its support for Syrian Kurds

E-Kurd - 2019-08-06 12:08
ISTANBUL,— Turkey called on the United States to end its support for a Kurdish militia in Syrian Kurdistan (Rojava) in northern Syria as the two countries held talks on Monday aimed at preventing a fresh Turkish invasion. “The US should positively answer ...

U.S. warns unilateral Turkey attack on Kurds in Syria ‘unacceptable’

E-Kurd - 2019-08-06 12:08
TOKYO,— The United States warned Tuesday that any “unilateral” offensive by Turkey to remove a Kurdish militia in Syrian Kurdistan (Rojava) would be “unacceptable” and vowed to step up talks to prevent such action. “Clearly we believe any unilateral acti ...

United States opposes 'destabilising' behaviour by China in Indo-Pacific – Pentagon chief

Yahoo - 2019-08-04 19:15

US imposed sanctions on Iranian Foreign Minister

ANF - 2019-08-01 08:46
The United States has imposed sanctions on Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif. ...

Turkish diplomats have spied extensively on critics in the United States – Nordic Monitor

Nordicmonitor - 2019-07-27 09:01

Peshmerga Officers participated in U.S. Defense Language Institute

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2019-07-27 01:35
Media Center, Ministry of Peshmerga As part of the military cooperation between the United States and Kurdistan Region, a number of Peshmerga officers participated in military training programs across the U.S. this year, with higher participation numbers ...

Erdogan says Turkey will destroy militants in north Syria regardless of U.S. talks

Reuters - 2019-07-26 13:37
Turkey is determined to destroy the "terror corridor" east of the Euphrates river in Syria regardless of how talks conclude with the United States on a planned safe zone in the country's north, President Tayyip Erdogan said on Friday. ...

Erdogan says Turkey will destroy Kurdish militants in north Syria regardless of U.S. talks

E-Kurd - 2019-07-26 13:26
ANKARA,— Turkey is determined to destroy the “terror corridor” east of the Euphrates river in Syria regardless of how talks conclude with the United States on a planned safe zone in the country’s Kurdish north, President Tayyip Erdogan said on Friday. Tu ...

An announcement by Mazloum Abdi, the Commander-in-Chief of the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF), after meeting the commander of United States Army Central Command in the Middle East

SDF Press - 2019-07-22 19:37
The Commander-in-Chief of the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF), Mazloum Abdi, assured in a press announcement, after meeting Kenneth McKenzie, the commander of United States Army Central Command in the Middle East, that the meeting centered on present situa ...

Nobel laureate from Iraq told Trump that ISIS killed her family. 'Where are they now?' he asked, United States News & Top Stories - The Straits Times

Straitstimes - 2019-07-21 17:16

US extradites American citizen accused of fighting with ISIS back to the United States - TheBlaze

Theblaze - 2019-07-20 10:15

Syrian Christians Plead with United States to Protect Them from Possible Attack by Turkey - Will Maule

Christianheadlines - 2019-07-20 00:23

Steven Cook: Turkey is decoupling from the United States | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2019-07-17 06:38

Why Turkey Doesn’t Trust the United States – Foreign Policy

Foreignpolicy - 2019-07-15 17:40

The US multiplies deportation of Central Americans

ANF - 2019-07-14 10:30
According to recent figures published by the Immigration Institute of Mexico (INM), the number of Central Americans deported to Mexico from the United States, between January and July of this year, amounts to 18,503. ...

Why Turkey Turned Its Back on the United States and Embraced Russia

Foreignaffairs - 2019-07-09 15:15

US Calls for German Troops in Syrian Kurdistan

BAS News - 2019-07-07 11:25
ERBIL — The United States has called on Germany to send ground troops to support the Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) against the remnants of the Islamic State (IS). "We want ground troops from Germany to partly replace our soldiers," James Jef ...

Putin signs bill withdrawing from nuclear arms treaty with the United States

Gulan Media - 2019-07-05 18:15

No Talks with US Unless Sanctions are Lifted: Iran

BAS News - 2019-07-02 00:53
ERBIL - Iran has made it clear that it would hold no talks with the US unless the current sanctions on the country are lifted, Iranian Oil Minister Bijan Zanganeh revealed on Monday. "If United States and the administration wants to change the environmen ...

US Airstrike Targets al-Qaeda in Syria

BAS News - 2019-07-01 15:49
ERBIL — The United States said on Sunday its warplanes in the Middle East targeted a military training facility belonging to al-Qaeda in Syria’s northwestern province of Aleppo. “U.S. Forces conducted a strike against al-Qaida in Syria (AQ-S) leadership ...

Asaib Ahl al-Haq Accuses US of Using Basra Protests to Weaken Iraq

BAS News - 2019-06-30 00:58
ERBIL - The United States is reportedly attempting to seize the Basra protests as an opportunity to weaken the Iraqi government and create a situation similar to what happened in Libya, the Asaib Ahl al-Haq, a militia group operating under the umbrella o ...

The tension between Iran and the United States - Modern Diplomacy

Moderndiplomacy - 2019-06-27 10:20

Turkey court lifts house arrest on United States consulate staffer, World News | wionews.com

Wionews - 2019-06-26 21:52

Masrour Barzani Receives US Diplomatic Delegation in Erbil

BAS News - 2019-06-24 17:06
ERBIL — Chancellor of Kurdistan Region Security Council and the Prime Minister-designate Masrour Barzani received a diplomatic delegation of the United States on Monday. US Ambassador to Iraq, Matt Tueller, the Deputy Assistant Secretary of State for Ira ...

Britain could join US military action against Iran: UK FM

Rûdaw - 2019-06-24 13:47
"We will stand by the United States" ...

UK Concerned about “Accidental War” Between US and Iran

BAS News - 2019-06-24 11:42
ERBIL — The United Kingdom has warned of an accidental war to break out between the United States and Iran despite the sides wishing no war. “We are very concerned: we don’t think either side wants a war, but we are very concerned that we could get into ...

Kurdish woman Herro Mustafa nominated as U.S. Ambassador to Bulgaria

E-Kurd - 2019-06-20 15:06
WASHINGTON,— United States President Donald Trump has nominated Kurdish woman Herro Mustafa, born in the Iraqi Kurdistan capital of Erbil, a career diplomat currently deputy chief of mission at the US embassy in Lisbon, to be the next ambassador to Bulga ...

Could the United States Leave the Middle East by 2031? - A Reply to Anand Toprani on U.S. Strategy in the Persian Gulf | Small Wars Journal

Smallwarsjournal - 2019-06-20 11:15

KRG Deputy Prime Minister met with a Military Delegation from the United States

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2019-06-19 19:27
Media Center, Ministry of Peshmerga Qubad Talabani, KRG Deputy Prime Minister, received a military delegation from the United States, led by General Gregory and Steven Fagin, U.S. Consul General in Erbil. During the meeting, both sides discussed the figh ...

Trump appoints a Kurdish from Erbil as ambassador to America in Portugal

Waar Media - 2019-06-19 15:44
WAAR_DUHOK The White House announced the appointment of the Kurdish politician Heroo Kader Mohammad Amin Mustafa as US ambassador to Portugal. Heroo has held several diplomatic positions in the US government and worked at the United States Embassy in Por ...

US Considering Three Sanction Packages Against Turkey over S400 Missile

BAS News - 2019-06-19 12:57
ERBIL — The United States is taking into consideration three different sets of sanctions to be imposed against Turkey if it continues with the purchase of the Russian S-400 defense missile system. Among the options, Countering America’s Adversaries Throu ...

Distrust of US propels Turkey’s Russian missile purchase, despite US threats of sanctions, United States News & Top Stories - The Straits Times

Straitstimes - 2019-06-19 12:26

Disciplining Iran is Necessary

E-Kurd - 2019-06-19 09:44
Luqman Hma Salih | Exclusive to Ekurd.net When the United States liberated Iraq, it would not to let Iran move freely in Iraq the way they wished. Instead the United States wanted Iraq to become a typical democratic nation and stronghold in the Middle Ea ...

Trump threatens massive expulsions of undocumented migrants

ANF - 2019-06-19 08:51
Continuing with his tactics of permanent threats, the President of the United States, Donald Trump, announced in his Twitter account that the massive expulsion of undocumented immigrants will begin. ...

Today Donald Trump will announce his candidacy for reelection

ANF - 2019-06-18 09:56
The current President of the United States, Donald Trump, will today present his candidacy for re-election during a rally in the city of Orlando, State of Florida. ...

US Hails Barzani's Role in Improving Erbil-Baghdad Relations

BAS News - 2019-06-15 20:22
ERBIL - The United States has hailed the role of the prominent Kurdish leader and former President of the Kurdistan Region, Masoud Barzani, in improving the relations between Erbil and Baghdad. The message was conveyed by the new US Ambassador to Iraq Ma ...

Trump talks about 'nations of terror'. Has he never met the United States? | The Canary

Thecanary - 2019-06-15 14:49

UK Holds Iran Responsible for Tankers Attack in Gulf of Oman

BAS News - 2019-06-15 12:00
ERBIL — Alike the United States, the UK on Friday laid the blame for the attacks on two tankers in the Gulf of Oman on the Islamic Republic of Iran. British Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt condemned the attack and said that London believes no other state o ...

US Seeking International Consensus after Tanker Attack in Gulf of Oman

BAS News - 2019-06-15 12:00
ERBIL — The United States is now working to build an international consensus over the attacks on two tankers in the Gulf of Oman, for which Washington blames Iran, according to US Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan. The secretary said on Friday that Whit ...

Bringing the "Uyghur Crisis" to the Heart of the United States

Bitterwinter - 2019-06-14 23:59

The United States sent heavy weapons, armoured vehicles to Syrian Kurds - Sputnik | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2019-06-14 15:59

US Blames Iran for Attacks on Oil Tankers in Oman Gulf

BAS News - 2019-06-13 21:37
ERBIL - The United States has blamed Iran for attacks on the oil tankers in the Oman Gulf, which is a significant route for the world's oil trade. The comments were made by Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Thursday where he also pointed out that the int ...

U.S. sanctions Iraqi company suspected of ties to Iran’s IRGC

E-Kurd - 2019-06-13 15:30
WASHINGTON,— The United States on Wednesday sanctioned an Iraqi company and two of its associates, which it said had helped Iran’s Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps-Quds force evade sanctions by smuggling hundreds of millions of dollars worth of weapons. ...

Die Linke MPs called on German government to "protect Rojava"

ANF - 2019-06-13 11:49
The attempts by the United States to create a “no fly zone” in Rojava and getting Germany Tornado planes to join it have been debated in the German public for some time. ...

The United States’ favorite foreign policy tool is genocidal – Alternet.org

Alternet - 2019-06-12 06:33

Turkish F-35 pilots training in the U.S. grounded

ANF - 2019-06-11 11:05
The U.S. military has grounded the Turkish pilots training on the F-35 fighter jet in the United States over its plans to purchase a missile system from Russia. ...

Deputy Minister of Peshmerga and KRG Representative in USA attend Board of Reform meeting

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2019-06-11 09:40
Media Center, Ministry of Peshmerga On June 9, 2019, Sabast Lazgin (Deputy Minister of Peshmerga) received Bayan Sami Abdulrahman (KRG Representative in the United States) at the Ministry of Peshmerga’s Main Hall. During the visit, the parties discussed ...

KURDISH-LED AUTHORITY SAYS TWO U.S. WOMEN, SIX CHILDREN REPATRIATED TO UNITED STATES FROM NORTHEAST SYRIA

Yahoo - 2019-06-05 19:05

Syrian Kurds repatriate 2 women, 6 children from Islamic State families to U.S.

E-Kurd - 2019-06-05 17:14
QAMISHLO, Syrian Kurdistan,— Two American women and six children from families of suspected Islamic State group members were repatriated to the United States on Wednesday in the latest transfers from a crowded camp in Syria. The move is part of an effort ...

It is time for the United States to play a smaller role on the international stage - Highlander

Highlandernews - 2019-06-04 21:44

Trump and 24 Democrats running for president

Waar Media - 2019-06-01 17:40
WAAR_DUHOK The 2020 United States presidential election, scheduled for Tuesday, November 3, 2020, will be the 59th quadrennial U.S. presidential election. Voters will select presidential electors who in turn on December 14, 2020, will either elect a new ...

Many of Donald Trump's advisers tried to derail Syria withdrawal, United States News & Top Stories - The Straits Times

Straitstimes - 2019-05-31 23:15

The destabilizing factor of the Arab stabilization forces in Syria

E-Kurd - 2019-05-31 09:14
Sardar Mesto | Exclusive to Ekurd.net In the actions of the United States in the Middle East, among Trump’s obscure and contradictory statements on Twitter, a clear, definite US policy towards Syria finally emerged. After limited and ineffective attacks ...

Britain tells Iran: Do not provoke the United States or Trump will retaliate

Yahoo - 2019-05-31 00:09

Jonathan Gold tells you what to order at the only Kurdish restaurant in the western United States - Los Angeles Times

Latimes - 2019-05-30 20:59

Pentagon will send 1,500 troops to Saudia and Qatar

Waar Media - 2019-05-30 17:41
WAAR_DUHOK The Pentagon will send additional American troops, drones and fighter jets to the Middle East amid increasing tensions between the United States and Iran. “The deployment will include approximately 1,500 U.S. military personnel and consist of ...

No Prospect of Negotiations with US: Iran

BAS News - 2019-05-29 11:14
ERBIL — In contradiction to recent remarks by US President Donald Trump about the possibility of a new deal with Tehran, the Iranian government says it sees no prospect of negotiations with the United States. Earlier on Monday, Trump said that he believe ...

China and the United States face off in Djibouti - CNN

CNN - 2019-05-27 09:37

The United States is forcing Turkey to decide its loyalties - analysis | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2019-05-27 06:05

Trump set to go ahead with arms sales to Saudis, UAE, United States News & Top Stories - The Straits Times

Straitstimes - 2019-05-25 09:02

Demonstration in Baghdad Calls on Iraq to Avoid Iran-US Conflict

BAS News - 2019-05-25 01:06
ERBIL — Thousands of people gathered in Iraq’s capital Baghdad overnight Friday to urge the Iraqi government to stay out of the growing conflict between Iran and the United States. The protests came after Muqtada al-Sadr, a powerful Shi’ite cleric and th ...

American people expect war between Iran and the United States: poll

Kurdiu - 2019-05-24 13:01

There would not be an independent Kurdish state in Syria: U.S. Envoy

E-Kurd - 2019-05-23 13:55
WASHINGTON,— The United States is reminding its Syrian Kurdish allies not to get overly ambitious while at the same time trying to allay concerns Washington will abandon them to Turkey or a possibly resurgent Islamic State terror group. Kurdish fighters, ...

UK to Respond If Use of Chemical Weapons Confirmed in Syria: PM

BAS News - 2019-05-22 16:00
ERBIL — The United Kingdom will “respond appropriately” if the use of chemical weapons in Syria is confirmed, said UK Prime Minister Theresa May. "We condemn all use of chemical weapons, we are in close contact with the United States, we are monitoring t ...

Assad regime using chemical weapons in Syria’s Idlib: US

Rûdaw - 2019-05-22 11:47
"The United States and our allies will respond quickly and appropriately" ...

Abdul-Mahdi Confirms Iraq's Plan to Meditate Between US and Iran

BAS News - 2019-05-21 18:45
ERBIL - Iraqi Prime Minister has confirmed Baghdad's plan to meditate between the United States and Iran whose relations have drastically deteriorated lately. The Iraqi premier was cited by Reuters on Tuesday as explaining that no Iraqi groups had attemp ...

US Ensures Not Using Iraq as War Launchpad

BAS News - 2019-05-21 15:33
ERBIL — The United States says it is committed to prohibit using Iraqi territories as a launchpad to attack other countries. The assurance was given by US Embassy Chargé d'Affaires Joey Hood on Tuesday while meeting with Iraqi National Security Advisor F ...
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