Breaking: Iraqi forces liberate ISIS stronghold in Al-Anbar

BEIRUT, LEBANON (5:05 P.M.) - The Iraqi Armed Forces have liberated the Islamic State (ISIS) stronghold of Al-Rumanah, today, after a short battle in...

ISIS sets up last stand at Rawa town while Iraqi Army...

DAMASCUS, SYRIA (3:05 P.M.) – The operation to liberate Rawa town has begun, Lieutenant General Abdel Amir Yarallah said in a statement on Saturday...

Graphic video: ISIS snipers take deadly toll deep behind Iraqi Army...

DAMASCUS, SYRIA (5:00 A.M.) – Islamic State sleeper cells are still operating deep behind enemy lines, this time targeting Iraqi military bases south of...

Four Assyrian civilians detained by Kurdish police in northwest Iraq

BEIRUT, LEBANON (7:00 A.M.) - Four Assyrian civilians were detained by the Kurdish Asayish inside the town of Teleskof in the Nineveh Governorate on...

US congress to put sanctions on Iranian-backed elements of the Iraqi...

DAMASCUS, SYRIA (10:05 P.M.) – New steps have been taken by the US to impose sanctions on what it describes as 'Iranian proxy militias'...

Iraq: Huge crowds commemorate Arbaeen in Karbala – video

BEIRUT, LEBANON - Drone footage captured millions of people gathering in Karbala, Thursday, for the annual Shia pilgrimage of Arbaeen, where millions of pilgrims...

Iraqi Kurdistan lost 50% of oil profits after Baghdad took over...

An Iraqi Kurdistan energy official has told Sputnik about how the recent capture of the oil-rich Kirkuk region and escalated tensions over recent months...

Iraqi military allowed Syrian Army, allies to attack Albukamal from Iraq

BEIRUT, LEBANON (6:30 A.M.) - The Iraqi military allowed the Syrian military and their allies, including Iraq's Hashd Al-Sha'abi (Popular Mobilization Units), to attack...

Syrian Army, IRGC meet up with Iraqi forces at Deir Ezzor...

BEIRUT, LEBANON (11:30 A.M.) - The Syrian Arab Army (SAA) and Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) of Iran have met up with the Iraqi...

Iraqi Prime Minister gives troops green light to attack ISIS in...

BEIRUT, LEBANON (5:20 P.M.) - Iraqi Prime Minister Haidar Al-'Abadi has given his troops the green light to attack the Islamic State (ISIS) in...