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News Iraq: Iraq refuses to comply with U.S. sanctions on Iran

News source: https://www.jpost.com/Middle-East/Iraq-refuses-to-comply-with-US-sanctions-on-Iran-572496
Publicated on: Wednesday 21 November 2018

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News Iraq: Iraq proposes suspending war reparations to Kuwait

News source: https://defence.pk/pdf/threads/iraq-proposes-suspending-war-reparations-to-kuwait.588017/
Publicated on: Wednesday 21 November 2018

Iraq's prime minister designate Adel Abdel Mahdi arrives with parliament speaker Mohamhed Halbusi at the parliament headquarters in the capital Baghdad. Iraqi parliament Speaker Mohammed Halbousi has ...

News Iraq: Iraq to unify customs procedures with Kurdistan, PM says

News source: https://www.reuters.com/article/us-iraq-politics-idUSKCN1NQ2F9
Publicated on: Wednesday 21 November 2018

BAGHDAD (Reuters) - Iraq will unify customs procedures in all of its border areas, including within semi-autonomous Kurdistan, the prime minister said on Wednesday, signaling a further thaw in ties be...

News Iraq: Iraq Refuses to Comply With U.S. Sanctions on Iran

News source: https://johnib.wordpress.com/2018/11/22/iraq-refuses-to-comply-with-u-s-sanctions-on-iran/
Publicated on: Wednesday 21 November 2018

The Iraqi government is refusing to comply with a second round of United States economic sanctions targeting Iran’s crucial energy, shipping and banking sectors. “The decision isn’t international, Ira...

News Iraq: Horror of Islamic State revealed as Iraq, Syria reclaim occupied lands

News source: https://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2018/nov/20/isis-horror-mass-graves-syria-iraq-revealed/
Publicated on: Wednesday 21 November 2018

Its vaunted “caliphate” is in shambles, but the brutal legacy of the Islamic State is only now coming into clearer focus as rebuilding efforts across Iraq and Syria uncover hundreds of mass graves and ...

News Iraq: Iraq launches air strikes against Islamic State in Syria

News source: https://sg.news.yahoo.com/iraq-launches-air-strikes-against-islamic-state-syria-124209980.html
Publicated on: onday 19 November 2018

CAIRO (Reuters) - Iraq launched air strikes on Islamic State targets inside neighbouring Syria on Tuesday, destroying two buildings housing 40 fighters and weapons, its military said. F-16 fighter jet...

News Iraq: US turns up the heat on Iraq’s militias

News source: http://weekly.ahram.org.eg/News/25925.aspx
Publicated on: Wednesday 21 November 2018

On 4 November the US state department posted a message on Twitter saying that “the Iranian regime must respect the sovereignty of the Iraqi government and permit the disarming, demobilisation and inte...

News Iraq: Iraq's president meets Saudi king after visiting rival Iran

News source: https://www.newstimes.com/news/world/article/Iraq-s-president-meets-Saudi-king-after-visiting-13402884.php
Publicated on: Wednesday 21 November 2018

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia (AP) — Saudi Arabia's King Salman received Iraq's president in Riyadh on Sunday, a day after the Iraqi official visited the kingdom's rival, Iran. Barham Salih's back-to-back visi...

News Iraq: In Iraq, bloody tribal custom now classed as 'terrorism'

News source: https://sg.news.yahoo.com/iraq-bloody-tribal-custom-now-classed-terrorism-035337269.html
Publicated on: Wednesday 14 November 2018

A bloody, age-old custom used by Iraq's powerful tribes to mete out justice has come under fire, with authorities classifying it as a "terrorist act" punishable by death. For centuries, Iraqi clans ha...

News Iraq: Rouhani sees Iran, Iraq expanding trade despite US sanctions

News source: https://sg.finance.yahoo.com/news/rouhani-sees-iran-iraq-trade-rising-20-billion-090818101--finance.html
Publicated on: Saturday 17 November 2018

DUBAI (Reuters) - Iran and Iraq could raise their annual bilateral trade to $20 billion from the current level of $12 billion, President Hassan Rouhani said on Saturday, despite concerns over the econ...

News Iraq: Iran, Iraq look to expand economic ties

News source: http://vestnikkavkaza.net/analysis/Iran-Iraq-look-to-expand-economic-ties.html
Publicated on: Wednesday 21 November 2018

Weeks after the United States reimposed sanctions on Iran — even though UN monitors said Iran was in compliance with the nuclear deal that was signed under former US President Barack Obama's ...

News Iraq: Iraq | Town fearful as battle against IS rages next door

News source: https://macaudailytimes.com.mo/iraq-town-fearful-as-battle-against-is-rages-next-door.html
Publicated on: Wednesday 21 November 2018

More than a year after the Iraqi town of Qaim was freed from the Islamic State group, booms from airstrikes still echo and columns of smoke rise beyond the berms and concrete walls marking the ...