ANKARA: Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan vowed on Sunday to bring peace and safety to Iraq and areas in Syria not under Turkish control and said terrorist organizations in those areas would be eliminated. Turkey, which has backed some…
A strong 6.0-magnitude earthquake struck western Iran near the border with Iraq early Sunday, killing two people and injuring more than 200, officials said. The shallow quake hit 26 kilometres (16 miles) southwest of the city of Javanrud…
The British Museum said it is returning to Iraq a collection of 5,000-year-old looted antiquities seized from a London dealer shortly after the US-led invasion in 2003.
IRAQ: At Luxury Time, a restaurant in the Kurdish city of Erbil, there are no man-size portions. The women-only restaurant, with its all-female staff, was opened this month by 23-year-old business graduate Tara Mohammed Ihssan who was…
U.S. photographer Brian McCarty wants you to see the horrors of war, but through the eyes of a child. He uses art-therapy drawings and interviews with the children to depict their accounts using toys.
Iraqi cellist and conductor Karim Wasfi has played a concert for "peace and co-existence" amid the ruins of Mosul.
Iraq executes 13 death row militants to avenge killings over the Islamic State group's murder of abducted civilians.
NEW YORK: At the United Nations, Pakistan warned the international community that divergences between major regional powers and big power rivalries could push the Middle East into a wider conflict. Speaking in the Security Council debate…
Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi and cleric Moqtada Sadr said they had formed an alliance in a bid to create a new government after May polls.
Angelina Jolie visited a camp for Syrian refugees in northern Iraq to drum up support for those displaced by years of civil war.