The New Arab Logo

Breaking News

Results from 31 to 40 out of 8823 about "Iraq"

Iraq activists plan protests for one-year anniversary of uprising

23 September, 2020

The Covid-19 pandemic has weakened the anti-government protests this year but activists are determined to mark the first anniversary of their movement.

Relatives of IS 'Beatles' victims relieved as trial nears

23 September, 2020

The relatives of two Britons killed by the Islamic State group welcomed a UK high court's decision permitting the UK to share evidence about two British suspects with the US.

Russia's influence in Iraq: A challenge for the US

23 September, 2020

Russia is making inroads into the Middle East at the expense of US power.

Coronavirus crisis mounting in refugee camps

23 September, 2020

Covid-19 cases in refugee camps across the Middle East have spiked in the last month.

UK rules alleged IS members can face US trial

22 September, 2020

A British court has dismissed a challenge by the mother of an alleged IS member, paving the way for a pair of so-called 'Beatles' militants to be tried in US

Assange 'may commit suicide' if extradited to the US

22 September, 2020

Michael Kopelman, emeritus professor of neuropsychiatry at King’s College London said WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange is at a 'very high' risk of suicide if he's extradited.

Khamenei: war with Iraq proved Iran can defend itself

21 September, 2020

Iran's supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei said the Islamic republic's 1980-88 war with Iraq showed the country can defend itself, without directly addressing the current circumstances.

Over 240 refugees at new Greek camp have coronavirus

21 September, 2020

Greek health authorities have announced that over 240 people at a temporary camp for refugees, built after a fire destroyed the notorious Moria camp, are infected with coronavirus

Hundreds protest in Iraq after attacks on activists

20 September, 2020

Hundreds of protesters have blocked roads and bridges in the southern Iraqi city of Nasiriyah after one activist was kidnapped and another injured by unknown militias.

How Iran transformed post-war Iraq ties

20 September, 2020

In the 17 years since the US-led invasion of Iraq, Iran's ancient allies have cycled through Iraq's corridors of power.

Most Popular

Most Popular