Wednesday, September 22, 2021

Iraq

Iran rancang rundingan baru bersama Arab Saudi

Kedua-dua negara yang bermusuhan itu memutuskan hubungan diplomatik pada 2016.

Few masks as Iraq pilgrims ignore Covid for Shiite mourning

Even though only a little over 5% of Iraqis have been fully vaccinated against Covid, pilgrims insisted they had no need of masks, counting on divine providence to protect them.

US combat forces to leave Iraq by end of year

For the US president, the announcement marks the end of another war that began under former president George W Bush.

Nearly 30 killed in Iraq market suicide bombing claimed by IS

The bombing which came ahead of Eid celebrations was one of the worst in recent years.

Hospital fire in Covid ward kills dozens in Iraq

The coronavirus pandemic has severely strained Iraq's health service, already suffering from years of war, neglect and corruption.

US launches airstrikes against Iran-backed militants

The strikes were in response to drone attacks against American troops and facilities.

US cutting forces, missile batteries in Middle East

Pentagon spokesman says some of the Patriot anti-missile batteries are being redeployed to other countries and some are returning to the US for maintenance.

Iranian-British Shia businessman kidnapped in Iraq, handed over to Iran

The old friend of Ayatollah Khomeini was in Iraq to spend the final days of Ramadan in the Shia holy cities of Karbala and Najaf.

Health minister suspended after fire kills 82 at Iraqi Covid hospital

Iraq's fire service says the hospital had no fire protection system and firefighters had been late reaching the hospital, in the remote outskirts of Baghdad.

Pegawai kanan risikan Iraq maut ditembak

Mangsa ditembak ketika berada di rumah saudaranya di Mansour, barat Baghdad.

Pope’s risky trip to Iraq’s former IS strongholds pays off

The security threats prompted Iraqi forces to guard the papal visit with utmost care, including a near total lockdown of Baghdad.

Pope Francis adakan lawatan 4 hari ke Iraq

Ini adalah lawatan luar negara pertama beliau sejak pandemik Covid-19.

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