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Given the ongoing displacement and fight against ISIS, some Iraqi politicians have said they may not take place until 2018.
The US will have to link economic assistance and diplomatic co-operation - in short, "tough love" - to clarify that in exchange for such help, Iraqi politicians have to be flexible on troops. US support for Iraq beyond security has been remarkable ...
"The leader of terrorists al-Baghdadi has left Mosul. He is now based in Syria, moving across the ISIS-held areas near the Iraqi border," the Iraqi intelligence said in a statement on Monday.
This threat could be addressed, in part, by giving local Sunni populations a say in municipal councils and by giving local and federal forces joint control of security, but few Iraqi politicians in Baghdad have demonstrated either aptitude or appetite ...
"Before the JCPOA, the IRGC was able to provide lethal aid to proxy militias in Iraq that resulted in the death of Americans, resulted in the death of Iraqis, resulted in intimidation campaigns against Iraqi politicians who were willing to work with ...
... is portrayed as a provider of help rather than a country that needs it. However, the question remains: Will Iraqi politicians be able to build on this move or will political conflicts play a negative role, maintaining Iraq's agitated role in ...
A sharp rise in civilian casualties in Mosul has outraged several Iraqi politicians and members of the public - most of whom do not accept an alternative narrative circulating in the Iraqi media that ISIS IEDs are responsible for the March 17 incident ...
Turkmen residents of the northern Iraqi city of Kirkuk took to the streets on Wednesday in protest at the recent decision by local authorities to raise the Kurdistan Regional government (KRG) flag in the city.
Iraqi forces have been forced to pause the offensive on the ISIS stronghold of Mosul by the "catastrophic" rate of civilian casualties reported in the city.
Here, we need support of the international community, to remind Iraqi politicians of the importance of really building a state based on law that respects everyone and protects the lives of every citizen because, as it stands, I would doubt we would be ...
Iraqi forces have been forced to pause the offensive on the ISIS stronghold of Mosul by the "catastrophic" rate of civilian casualties reported in the city.
Here we need support of the international community, to remind Iraqi politicians of the importance of really building a state based on law that respects everyone and protects the lives of every citizen because, as it stands, I would doubt we would be ...
Concern has mounted, however, about the future of the city if and when IS are driven out. Many fear that the conditions that originally drove much of the city to support the group still persist and Iraqi politicians have been keen to stress their ...
Mala Ali said he believes that Iraq and Syria are occupied by evil spirits and that most Iraqi politicians and many Iraqi officials are possessed by them.
And Iraqi politicians would not agree to postpone that deadline on terms that could be justified to the American people. One can only imagine the reaction of the US Congress, including those who wanted to keep US troops in Iraq as long as they have ...
Many Iraqi politicians urged the government to ban Americans from Iraq in response, despite the potential effects that might have on the fight against Islamic State.
As the deadline for the departure of the remaining American forces in Iraq approaches, Iraqi politicians have agreed to meet in two weeks time in order to give a final decision about extending the U.S.
... or Morocco," he said. "And yet, Iraq appears like a reluctant ally of the US; we rarely hear Iraqi officials praising the Americans when talking to an Iraqi audience," he said, suggesting this is because Iraqi politicians and officials follow the ...
A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Daily Star on February 04, 2017, on page 8. Recommended. Advertisement.
It has already drawn severe criticism from the Iraqi government, whose forces are working closely with U.S. forces against ISIS, and from Iraqi politicians now threatening to impose travel restrictions on Americans entering Iraq," he added. Silvia ...
Iraqi politicians voted to reciprocate the ban imposed by Trump and majority of the voters agreed to ban the US from entering Iraq.
In a move that is considered a reciprocal one, Iraq has placed a ban on US citizens entering the country. This follows an initial executive order signed by President Donald Trump placing a temporary ban on seven Muslim-dominant countries with Iraq ...
Iraqi politicians called Trump's move "unfair" and are pressing their government to now ban Americans coming into their country.
Some analysts warn that retaliation might rile up the Trump administration and warned that a mutual ban could hurt Iraq much more than it would the U.S.
... towns and cities are liberated from so-called Islamic State. Be transported to a desert camp home to 50,000, a Baghdad mosque where families have taken shelter, and meet the Iraqi politicians wrapped up in the crisis that will play a key role in ...
U.S. military commanders on the ground in Iraq at the time struggled to convince Iraqi politicians to embrace reconciliation rather than intensify sectarian rivalries and deepen old wounds.
Eastern Mosul has now been freed from so-called Islamic State. But more than three million people across the country are still displaced, and many are facing another threat: the bitter winter cold.
Eastern Mosul has now been freed from so-called Islamic State. But more than three million people across the country are still displaced, and many are facing another threat: the bitter winter cold.
Iraqi politicians have previously stated that the release of more photos would spark discussions in the parliament. "I believe the release of these new photos will bring the issue into parliament discussion again," Ashwaq Jaf of parliament's Human ...
Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yildirim's visit to Iraq last week reflected both countries' desire to turn a new page in their bilateral relations, according to Iraqi politicians and academics. "Yildirim's visit was critical to fostering trust between ...
Hashimi and Juburi had a similar opinion, with Hashimi noting that electoral motives led to a majority approval of the decision because elections are imminent and Iraqi politicians need to offer people something tangible to regain their trust. National ...
reconciliation efforts took a hit last month when the Iraqi Parliament approved a law legalising the Popular Mobilisation Forces (PMF), a group of powerful Shia militias.
Today, Iraq's array of Shiite, Sunni, and Kurdish military forces are locked in battle against IS in Mosul, seeking to dislodge the jihadists from their last stronghold in Iraq.
Leaders from the Shia-dominated National Iraqi Alliance (NIA) and other major parties have held a series of meetings with Iraqi opposition leaders in Beirut to discuss a "historical settlement" after IS is defeated, sources told The New Arab.
In addition, some Iraqi politicians believe the US warnings about Mosul dam may just be conspiracies to maintain Western influence on the northern region of Iraq.
The truth is that it was Bush who, having plunged the U.S. into war in Afghanistan and Iraq, in 2008 signed the Status of Forces Agreement that allotted three years to withdraw all U.S.
A number of Iraqi politicians have recently called for the appointment of a "military governor" to run Nineveh on a temporary basis following its recapture from Daesh.
The catastrophic strike, which reportedly caused the death of whole families at a market area, presumably by mistake, has drawn condemnation by Iraqi politicians who called for an investigation to identify the military party to which the jets belonged ...
The statement came after several Iraqi politicians, including parliament speaker Salim al-Jabouri, said on Wednesday that dozens of civilians were killed in air strikes on a market area in Al-Qaim, close to the border with Syria.
"But did anyone expect that there will be this moment where Iraqi politicians suddenly transform themselves?" Syria is even more complex.
And Iraqi politicians would not agree to postpone that deadline on terms that could be justified to the American people. One can only imagine the reaction of the US Congress, including those who wanted to keep US troops in Iraq as long as they have ...
George Casey, emphasized that sending still more US troops to Iraq would simply reassure leading Iraqi politicians that they could relax and continue to take forever to get their act together.
And Iraqi politicians would not agree to postpone that deadline on terms that could be justified to the American people. One can only imagine the reaction of the US Congress, including those who wanted to keep US troops in Iraq as long as they have ...
On Saturday, Iraq's Parliament passed a law that formally integrated the volunteer paramilitary organisation known as Hashed Al Shaabi into the security forces.
Once the announcement came that Trump had won, many Iraqi politicians and citizens expressed joy. Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi congratulated the new US president for his victory, and said that he looks forward to further cooperation between the two ...
With the help of some Iraqi politicians, Iran is seeking to reunite the Shiites in the near future, to strengthen them and allow them to play a greater role in the Iraqi political process and participate in determining the future of Iraq in the post ...
The issue of Saudi prisoners in Iraq has long been quite critical for Iraqi politicians; when former Saudi Ambassador Thamer Sabhan visited al-Hoot prison in Dhi Qar province in southern Iraq in June, a number of Iraqi politicians expressed their ...
Many leading Iraqi politicians spent decades in Iran and have close ties there. Thousands of Iraqis even fought on the Iranian side in the Iran-Iraq war in the 1980s.
Sunni Iraqi politicians expressed concern over the increasing record of violations, saying the crimes committed in Mosul were previously reported in other Iraqi cities.
Many leading Iraqi politicians spent decades in Iran and have close ties there. Thousands of Iraqis even fought on the Iranian side in the Iran-Iraq war in the 1980s.


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