Iraq | Diplomat News Network
 

 

  • Custom Search

Iraq

By Tajuddin
In TOP STORY
Oct 16th, 2016
0 Comments
506 Views
Ankara, Turkey ( Anadolu Agency + DIPLOMAT.SO) – Turkey will not allow terrorist organizations to enter Mosul, Iraq, President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said Saturday. “We will not allow Mosul to be given to either Daesh or other terrorist organizations,” Erdogan told a ceremony in the B...
By Tajuddin
In WORLD NEWS
Oct 14th, 2016
0 Comments
353 Views
Washington ( Anadolu Agency + DIPLOMAT.SO) – Turkish forces entered Iraq with Baghdad’s consent, a senior State Department official said Thursday. The Turkish military “began to train some of these forces on the ground at the invitation of the Iraqi government”, according to the official ...
By Tajuddin
In WORLD NEWS
Oct 12th, 2016
0 Comments
309 Views
Baghdad, Iraq (AP + DIPLOMAT.SO) — Iraq’s prime minister is rejecting Turkish claims that their forces must be included in an operation to retake the militant-held city of Mosul. “We will liberate our land through the determination of our men and not by video calls,” Haider al-Abadi...
By Tajuddin
In TOP STORY
Oct 11th, 2016
0 Comments
362 Views
Ankara, Turkey ( Anadolu Agency + DIPLOMAT.SO) – Turkey will not take instructions from Iraq on Bashiqa Camp, President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said Tuesday. In his address to the 9th Eurasian Islamic Council in Istanbul, Erdogan told Iraqi Prime Minister Haidar al-Abadi to “know his limits,...
By Tajuddin
In WORLD NEWS
Sep 27th, 2016
0 Comments
318 Views
Baghdad, Iraq ( Anadolu Agency + DIPLOMAT.SO) – The number of troops on the ground in Iraq as part of a U.S.-led coalition against the Daesh terrorist group now stands at some 8,000, a U.S. official announced on Tuesday. “The number of coalition forces in Iraq is now 8,000 personnel, incl...
By Tajuddin
In TOP STORY
Aug 15th, 2016
0 Comments
379 Views
Baghdad, Iraq ( Reuters + DIPLOMAT.SO) – Kurdish Peshmerga forces launched a fresh attack on Islamic State (IS) forces early on Sunday as part of a campaign to capture Mosul, the militants’ de facto capital in Iraq, Kurdish officials said. The advance began after heavy shelling and air st...
By Tajuddin
In OPINION
Aug 14th, 2016
0 Comments
461 Views
This article by: Fadi Elhusseini, Ph.D. Political Counselor & Associate Research Fellow (ESRC) The content of this [report/study/article/publication…] does not reflect the official opinion of the DIPLOMAT NEWS NETWORK. The views expressed in this article are the author’s own. – The Middle East r...
By Tajuddin
In WORLD NEWS
Aug 14th, 2016
0 Comments
376 Views
Former Prime Minister of Lebanon Saad Rafik Hariri, a Sunni, backed by Saudi Arabia. Sheikh Hassan Nasrallah, leader of Hezbollah group, the biggest armed force in Lebanon, a Shiite, backed by Syria, Iran and Iraq. Beirut, Lebanon (AP + DIPLOMAT.SO) — Donald Trump has found at least one person who ag...
By Tajuddin
In WORLD NEWS
Aug 13th, 2016
0 Comments
372 Views
Washington ( Reuters + DIPLOMAT.SO) – The leader of Islamic State’s branch in Afghanistan and Pakistan was killed in a U.S. drone strike on July 26, a Pentagon spokesman said on Friday after the Afghan ambassador to Pakistan announced the news to Reuters. The death of Hafiz Saeed Khan is ...
By Tajuddin
In TOP STORY
Aug 11th, 2016
0 Comments
376 Views
Baghdad, Iraq ( Reuters + DIPLOMAT.SO) – The Islamic State militant in charge of the group’s oil operations in Iraq and Syria was killed on Thursday in a joint operation between the Iraqi Kurdish and U.S. Special forces, the Kurdistan Region Security Council said in a statement. Sami Jass...

By continuing to use the site, you agree to the use of cookies. more information

The cookie settings on this website are set to "allow cookies" to give you the best browsing experience possible. If you continue to use this website without changing your cookie settings or you click "Accept" below then you are consenting to this.

Close