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News Iraq: Unhappy Iraq, Buffeted from Within and Without

News source: https://nationalinterest.org/blog/paul-pillar/unhappy-iraq-buffeted-within-and-without-31642
Publicated on: Sunday 23 September 2018

Syria is getting most of the attention these days as a Middle Eastern cockpit of competition among outside powers, with one of the latest moves being the White House’s indefinite extension of ...

News Iraq: Iraq’s southern crude oil exports approach record

News source: https://www.gulf-times.com/story/607095/Iraq-s-southern-crude-oil-exports-approach-record
Publicated on: Sunday 23 September 2018

An employee walks near a degassing facility inside the Zubair oil and gas field, north of the southern Iraqi province of Basra. Southern Iraqi exports in the first 19 days of September averaged 3.6mn ...

News Iraq: What Is Germany Doing in Iraq?

News source: https://www.thetrumpet.com/17709-what-is-germany-doing-in-iraq
Publicated on: Sunday 23 September 2018

Der Spiegel reported that German forces began training the Iraqi army at Camp Taji near Baghdad on August 11. German troops previously trained Kurdish Peshmerga fighters in northern Iraq, but now they ...

News Iraq: Siemens nears multi-billion euro deal in Iraq: Handelsblatt

News source: https://www.reuters.com/article/us-siemens-iraq-idUSKCN1M30HT
Publicated on: Sunday 23 September 2018

FRANKFURT (Reuters) - German engineering group Siemens (SIEGn.DE) is working on a deal worth up to 9 billion euros ($10.6 billion) to supply energy generation technology to Iraq, business daily Handel...

News Iraq: Mazin Al-Eshaiker, a technocrat who may be new Iraq premier

News source: https://www.msn.com/en-ae/news/other/mazin-al-eshaiker-a-technocrat-who-may-be-new-iraq-premier/ar-AAAwxDk
Publicated on: Saturday 22 September 2018

Mazin Al-Eshaiker, as well as Adel Abulmahdi, is among a shortlist of candidates rumored to be nominees for Iraqi premier. — Courtesy photo By Ismaeel Naar and Hassan Al-Saeedi SOURCES with close know...

News Iraq: Iraq not allowing Turkish troops back to Bashiqa: Report

News source: http://www.iran-daily.com/News/231774.html
Publicated on: Sunday 23 September 2018

According to Al-Nahrain Center for Strategic Studies, the move is in line with the Iraqi government's efforts to put an end to Turkish military presence in the country. The measure had been adopted ov...

News Iraq: Without waivers, US sanctions on Iran will cripple Iraq

News source: https://theiranproject.com/blog/2018/09/24/without-waivers-us-sanctions-on-iran-will-cripple-iraq/
Publicated on: Sunday 23 September 2018

Financial Tribune – Iraqi officials, struggling to form a new government months after the May parliamentary elections, now have an even more pressing concern: persuading the Trump administration to wa...

News Iraq: Iraq court condemns to death 'deputy of IS leader'

News source: https://sg.news.yahoo.com/iraq-court-condemns-death-deputy-leader-135923198.html
Publicated on: Wednesday 19 September 2018

The Iraqi authorities announced in February that Ismail Alwan Salman al-Ithawi had been extradited from Turkey after fleeing first Iraq and then Syria as the group's self-proclaimed "caliphate" crumbl...

News Iraq: Nikki Haley: Iran proxies reportedly developing missile production in Iraq

News source: https://www.jpost.com/International/Nikki-Haley-Iran-proxies-reportedly-develop-missile-production-in-Iraq-567691
Publicated on: Sunday 23 September 2018

As you can imagine, more people are reading The Jerusalem Post than ever before. Nevertheless, traditional business models are no longer sustainable and high-quality publications, like ours, are being ...

News Iraq: Can Political Consensus Rescue Iraq?

News source: http://www.aina.org/news/20180923133650.htm
Publicated on: Sunday 23 September 2018

Since 2003, Iraq has been ruled according to the principle of sectarian and ethnic consensus. This has led to fortify of the quota mechanisms in the Iraqi political system. Later, many anti-Iraq power...

News Iraq: President Masum: Iraq wants bolstering ties with Iran in all fields

News source: http://www.irna.ir/en/News/83041658
Publicated on: Sunday 23 September 2018

Baghdad, Sept 23, IRNA – Iraqi President Fuad Masum in a meeting with Iran's Ambassador to Baghdad Iraj Masjedi on Sunday underlined bolstering ties between the two countries in all fields. In the mee...

News Iraq: Iraq appreciates Iran's support for its support

News source: http://www.iran-daily.com/News/231760.html
Publicated on: Sunday 23 September 2018

He made the remarks in a meeting with Iran's Ambassador to Iraq Iraj Masjedi, IRNA reported. In the meeting, the two sides discussed ways to bolster bilateral ties as well as security and political si...