The unmanned RAF Reaper drone attacked the suspected ISIS terrorists with a 500lb GBU-12 laser guided bomb after they ambushed local forces in Anbar province, west of Baghdad.
Daily Mail. Wed, 14 Oct 2020 20:17:26 +0100.
The camp is dominated by the most extreme supporters of Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant, with insufficient guards to provide internal security.
Sydney Morning Herald. Tue, 06 Oct 2020 08:00:00 +1100.
BAGHDAD (AP) - In the span of 30 seconds, Ali Jasb, a young rights lawyer, vanished into the night in southern Iraq. On an evening a year ago, a woman emerged from a dimly lit street in the city of Amara and greeted Jasb. ...
Samya Kullab. Washington Times. Fri, 02 Oct 2020 02:14:01 -0400.
The US Justice Department said Thursday that it brought home 27 Americans who went to Syria and Iraq to join the Islamic State group, as Washington again urged other nations to do the same.
Yahoo. Thu, 01 Oct 2020 16:29:31 -0400.
President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has already intervened militarily in Syria, Libya and Iraq this year. His aggressive policies put him increasingly at odds with Russia.
Carlotta Gall. New York Times. Thu, 01 Oct 2020 19:08:05 +0000.
Washington has warned that it will not tolerate attacks on U.S. interests in Iraq by Iran-backed militias, as Baghdad voiced concern about a possible American withdrawal.
Radio Liberty. Wed, 30 Sep 2020 20:22:51 +0000.
Sheikh Sabah Al Ahmad Al Sabah, the ruler of Kuwait who drew on his decades as the oil-rich nation’s top diplomat to push for closer ties to Iraq after the 1990 Gulf War and solutions to other regional crises, has died
Via Ap News Wire. The Independent. Tue, 29 Sep 2020 14:50:47 GMT.
According to the WSJ sources among the US officials, US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo conveyed this information to the Iraqi President and the Prime Minister during an earlier phone call
Tass. Mon, 28 Sep 2020 02:02:09 +0300.
Al Villanueva put the name of a Black soldier killed on duty in Iraq on the back of his helmet.
ESPN. Wed, 16 Sep 2020 13:41:30 EST.
Facts About Iraq
The Republic of Iraq, located in southwest Asia, is governed by a
federal government comprised of executive, legislative, and judicial
branches plus various independent commissions.
Its capital city is Baghdad, and its currency is the Iraqi Dinar.
The primary languages used in Iraq are Arabic and Kurdish, and in 2020,
Iraq's estimated population was 40,222,493. Approximately 77% of
Iraqis are Arab, 18% are Kurdish, and 5% are other ethnicities.
Click on the small Iraq map shown at right to display a full-size
map of Iraq.