Iraqi Parliament dismisses Kurdish independence referendum

BEIRUT, LEBANON (4:00 A.M.) - Members of the Iraqi Parliament voted to dismiss the governor of Kirkuk province Najmiddin Karim, during a session in...

At least 50 killed, over 80 injured in gun & bomb...

At least 50 people have been killed and over 80 more injured in a pair of gun and car bomb attacks in the southern...

Iraq readies to retake ISIL bastion near Syria border

Iraqi forces backed by tribal fighters are maneuvering into position in the western desert bordering Syria to launch an offensive against one of the...

Iraq: Thousands of Kurds rally for independence ahead of upcoming referendum

BEIRUT, LEBANON (6:50 A.M.) - Thousands of Kurds rallied in favour of independence in the Kurdistan Region capital Erbil, Wednesday, ahead of an upcoming...

Most brutal battle against ISIS in Iraq yet to happen: a...

BEIRUT, LEBANON (10:30 P.M.) - The most brutal battle against ISIS in Iraq is yet to take place. The location of this battle is...

In pictures: ISIS convoy overwhelms Iraqi Army outpost

DAMASCUS, SYRIA (1:00 A.M.) – On Tuesday, a large gathering of Islamic State insurgents conducted a succesful hit-and-run operation in northern Iraq after targeting...

Graphic video: ISIS militants hunt down Iraqi car in GTA-style attack

DAMASCUS, SYRIA (10:30 P.M.) – The Islamic State's media wing has released propaganda footage of its fighters chasing a vehicle belonging to the Popular...

13,000 ISIS fighters still in Syria, Iraq, 2,500 of them Europeans

BEIRUT, LEBANON (7:45 P.M.) - According to two official sources, one American and one European, that have conducted separate investigations into the current demographic...

Iraqi parliament votes against Kurdistan independence referendum – reports

The Iraqi Kurdistan independence referendum set to be held on September 25 has reportedly been rejected by the country's parliament. The Iraqi parliament voted against...

Israeli Minister of Justice: “Independence of Kurdistan benefits West, Israel”

DAMASCUS, SYRIA (3:30 PM) - Israeli Minister of Justice Ayelet Shaked has on Monday declared that the independence of Iraqi Kurdistan would be a...