[washington] A feared resurgence of the Islamic State has not so far materialised in Iraq, paving the way for a further coalition troop drawdown, a US commander said on Wednesday.

[RIYADH] Saudi Arabia's 84-year-old ruler King Salman was admitted to hospital in Riyadh Monday for gall bladder inflammation, the royal court said, prompting the postponement of the Iraqi prime...

[AFAK, Iraq] Unlike in years past, Iraqi farmer Ahmed Mohsen now walks past his local market with a smile on his face. The pale green melons he harvested are selling fast, thanks to the...

[AL-BADAA, Iraq] The broad leaves and delicate purple flowers floating on the Euphrates look breathtaking -- but they are suffocating the waterways of Iraq, celebrated as the "land of the two...

[WASHINGTON] The United States promised Thursday to reduce troops from Iraq over the coming months after talks with Baghdad, where lawmakers have pushed for their withdrawal.

[BASRA] Shell temporarily evacuated foreign staff, numbering around 60, from Iraq's Basra Gas Company for security reasons and flew them out of the country but production was not disrupted,...

[NEW DELHI] Saudi Arabia replaced Iraq as the top oil supplier to India in April after a gap of three months as refiners in Asia's third largest economy were drawn by deep discounts on Saudi...

[BAGHDAD] One rocket hit near the US embassy in Baghdad early Tuesday morning, security sources told AFP, the first to land in the high-security zone in weeks.

[BAGHDAD] Islamic State (IS) group remnants in Iraq are exploiting a coronavirus lockdown, coalition troop withdrawals and simmering political disputes to ramp up deadly attacks, according to...

[BAGHDAD] Iraq's interior ministry announced on Sunday that it would not allow foreigners travelling from China to enter the country over fears of an outbreak of coronavirus.