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Foreigners scramble out of Iraqi Kurdistan ahead of retaliatory flight ban

Foreigners scrambled to leave Iraqi Kurdistan on Friday hours before the start of a flight ban imposed by Baghdad in retaliation for an independence referendum that has sent regional tensions soaring. 149 more words

Saudi Arabia and Iraq to Re-Open Border Crossing After 27 Years

By REUTERS

AUG. 15, 2017, 7:00 A.M. E.D.T.

RIYADH — Saudi Arabia and Iraq plan to open the Arar border crossing for trade for the first time since 1990, when it was closed after the countries cut ties following Saddam Hussein’s invasion of Kuwait, Saudi local media reported on Tuesday. 323 more words

Iraq Has Consistently Failed To Maintain Partnership Agreements With The Kurdish People

(THIS ARTICLE IS COURTESY OF THE SAUDI NEWS AGENCY ASHARQ AL-AWSAT)

Barzani: Iraq Failed to Maintain Partnership with Kurds

ASHARQ AL-AWSAT7 hours ago 81… 335 more words

Iraq

How About a Federalized Iraq?

I am slowly returning to my main focus…..conflicts and their resolution….it has been a long thoroughly hilarious 6 months…..now back to work.

We invade then occupied Iraq in 2003….after the major hostilities were over there were some that were calling for a federal republic for Iraq….among those was VP Joe Biden…..most people scoffed at the idea for various reasons…..I for one was not convinced that it would be a good idea….but as time went on I came around to the idea. 289 more words

International Situations

Where's The Iraqi News?

AS the battles rage across Iraq….the military and militias are attempting to put an end to ISIS in Iraq…..the conflict has had many set backs in recent years….but with the help of US and its allies the conflict is swinging in the direction of the Iraqis. 327 more words

International Situations

Isis shoots 40 civilians and hangs their bodies from poles in Mosul

Isis shot 40 civilians dead on Tuesday and hung their bodies from electricity poles.

The horrific execution took place in Mosul, according to the United Nations, where a fierce battle is being fought between Iraqi forces and the terror group. 307 more words

World

Turkey Threatens to Launch Ground Operation in Iraq

(CNSNews.com) – A rift between two U.S. allies threatened to deepen Tuesday as Turkey’s foreign minister warned his country could launch a military ground operation in Iraq if it feels its interests there are threatened. 730 more words