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Iraqis reject Iranian threat to bomb US forces in Iraq Politics |

Iraqis reject Iranian threat to bomb US forces in Iraq

In the wake of recent threats and aggression, Iraqi citizens and lawmakers say they want Iran to stop meddling in their country's affairs.
Society | Iran quietly expands influence in Albu Kamal
Iran quietly expands influence in Albu Kamal

Signs of Iranian influence are becoming difficult to avoid in the strategic Syrian border town of Albu Kamal, local residents say.

Crime & Justice | Iraq to establish court to prosecute high-profile corruption cases
Iraq to establish court to prosecute high-profile corruption cases

The central criminal court will try cases that involve defendants who hold senior government positions.

Analysis | Russian forces eye long-term presence in Syria
Russian forces eye long-term presence in Syria

Four years after they intervened in Syria in support of the regime, Russian military forces are showing no signs of leaving the country.

Protests | Daily protests in Daraa fueled by anger at regime
Daily protests in Daraa fueled by anger at regime

At least two Syrian regime soldiers have been killed and others wounded in armed attacks on security checkpoints in al-Sanamayn.

Security | Iraqi intelligence intensifies campaign against ISIS remnants
Iraqi intelligence intensifies campaign against ISIS remnants

Intelligence forces have recently racked up victories against ISIS through pre-emptive operations that have significantly reduced its threat to citizens.

Terrorism | Al-Baghdadi beset by hypocrisy, delusions: analysts
Al-Baghdadi beset by hypocrisy, delusions: analysts

Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi's latest speech attempted to rally fighters and boost morale, but instead exposed ISIS's weakness, Iraqi analysts say.

Politics | IRGC in recruitment drive for Deir Ezzor militia
IRGC in recruitment drive for Deir Ezzor militia

In recruiting for a large new militia in rural Deir Ezzor, the IRGC seems set on supplanting Syrian regime and Russian influence in the area.

Security | Iraq works to bring Anbar desert back under control
Iraq works to bring Anbar desert back under control

Iraqi forces are consolidating their control over the province's western desert and preventing ISIS from gaining a foothold in remote areas.

Security | ISIS mines cleared from areas of western Ninawa
ISIS mines cleared from areas of western Ninawa

Mine-clearing work has been completed in the Upper Euphrates and parts of Sinjar district, and is ongoing in other areas.

Politics | Russia raises profile in Syria amid battle for influence
Russia raises profile in Syria amid battle for influence

A recent media event that showcased Russian advisers training a Syrian battalion shows Russia is working hard to extend its influence.