Iraq

Iraq’s Kurdistan to hold fresh elections in 8 months

The parliament in the autonomous Iraqi region of Kurdistan has announced that legislative and presidential elections that were delayed due to the ongoing political stand-off with Baghdad would be held ...

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Iraqi Kurdistan vote postponed as ‘civil war’ looms large

Iraq’s Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) has decided to postpone the presidential and legislative elections in the northern semi-autonomous region amid spiraling tensions with the Baghdad government in the wake of last ...

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Kurdish forces withdraw to June 2014 line: Iraqi commander

A senior Iraqi military commander says Kurdish Peshmerga forces have pulled back to the positions they held in June 2014, before the Daesh Takfiri terrorist group swept through the Arab ...

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Iraq to prosecute 100 European Daesh members

Iraq is to prosecute at least 100 European Daesh terrorists, most of whom face the death penalty, says Belgium’s ambassador to the country. The envoy Jawad al-Chlaihawi made the remarks ...

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