Iraq Newswire (Page 8)

Iraq Newswire (Page 8)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Iraq. (Page 8)

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  1. Operation Inherent Resolve Strikes Continue in Syria, IraqRead the original story

    Thursday | U.S. Department of Defense

    U.S. and coalition military forces have continued to attack Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant terrorists in Syria and Iraq, Combined Joint Task Force Operation Inherent Resolve officials reported today. -- Near Habbaniyah, two strikes struck a large ISIL tactical unit, destroying three ISIL vehicles and four ISIL vehicle-borne improvised explosive devices and denying ISIL access to terrain.

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  2. Iraq building wall, trench around Baghdad to protect the cityRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Fox News

    Iraq said Wednesday it has begun building a wall and a trench around Baghdad in a bid to prevent militant attacks and reduce the large number of checkpoints inside the city. The Interior Ministry's spokesman, police Brig.

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  3. Security wall being built around BaghdadRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Al Bawaba

    Quoting Brigadier General Saad Maan, AFP states that Iraq has already begun constructing a three-meter-high wall and trench around Baghdad in an effort to deter the penetration of militants and car bombs in the city. Since Daesh militants control areas to the north and west of the capital city, construction of the walls in these areas have top priority in the first phase of the two phase construction project.

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  4. WikiLeaks' Assange 'arbitrarily detained' in Ecuador's London embassy, U.N. panel to sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Reuters

    ... military campaign in Afghanistan, followed by almost 400,000 internal U.S. military reports detailing operations in Iraq. Those disclosures were followed by the release of more than 250,000 classified cables from U.S. embassies. It would go on to ...

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  5. How blank books are rebuilding Baghdad's war-torn libraryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | CNN

    At its height, the college of fine arts library at the University of Baghdad housed more than 70,000 books. From floor to ceiling, the topics ranged from the history of art, modern forms of art, and oral history.

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  6. Italy to send 130 military personnel to Iraq to recover woundedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Channelnewsasia.com

    ROME: Italy will send a team specialised in treating war wounded to Iraq as it prepares to send troops to guard Mosul dam maintenance workers, Defence Minister Roberta Pinotti said on Thursday. In the wake of the deadly Islamic State attacks in Paris in November, Italy declined French and American calls to join in air strikes in Syria.

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  7. Iraq building security wall around BaghdadRead the original story

    Thursday | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    Iraq is building a three-meter-high security wall and trench defenses around Baghdad in an effort to thwart jihadist attacks, a security official said on Thursday. The aim is to prevent the infiltration of "terrorists" and car bombs into the city, Brigadier General Saad Maan said.

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  8. Snowden's Chronicler Reveals Her Own Life Under SurveillanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Wired

    ... involved with anti-coalition forces." According to the FBI file, a member of the Oregon National Guard serving in Iraq identified Poitras and "a local [Iraqi] leader" - the father of the family that would become the subject of her film. The soldier, ...

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  9. Military action in Libya 'not imminent'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | ANSA.it

    ... were growing over the influence of the Islamic State (ISIS) militants. She said ISIS "is experiencing defeats in Iraq and Syria and is thinking of moving into Libya, where we have recorded the transfer of some leaders to protect themselves from ...

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  10. Terror Strategy Fail? Official: Isis army resilient despite Us-led airstrikesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Fox News

    ... fighters flocking to ISIS' self-declared caliphate. The U.S. military estimates that 40 percent of its territory in Iraq has been retaken. The progress is not so defined in Syria, where just 5 percent of ISIS-controlled land has been retaken. ...

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  11. UN panel to rule in Assange's favour over 'unlawful' detentionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Indian Express

    ... military campaign in Afghanistan, followed by almost 400,000 internal US military reports detailing operations in Iraq. Those disclosures were followed by the release of more than 250,000 classified cables from U.S. embassies. It would go on to add ...

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  12. Iraq Receives More F-16sRead the original story

    Thursday | Middle East Newsline

    WASHINGTON [MENL] -- The United States has sent additional fighter-jets to Iraq. The administration of President Barack Obama has approved the delivery of the second batch of F-16 Block 52 multi-role fighters to Iraq.

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  13. The Kurdish referendum and Barzani's political survivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Al Jazeera

    Ibrahim al-Marashi is an assistant professor at the Department of History, California State University, San Marcos. He is the co-author of "Iraq's Armed Forces: An Analytical History."

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  14. Cheap Oil Buoys Industry, Shakes Up Global GovernmentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Construction Equipment Guide

    ... for deep water exploration and production oil contracts, as part of its historic energy reform. Saudi Arabia and Iraq have been furiously pumping oil, per OPEC's decision to maintain robust production. Their hope is that the 12-year lows in crude ...

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  15. Independence of Iraqi Kurdistan would further complicate Sykes-Picot instability: Turkey's AKPRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2011 | Turkish Daily News

    Turkey's ruling Justice and Development Party has suggested that the prospective independence of Iraq's Kurdistan Regional Government would "further complicate the picture" in a region destabilized by the "artificial borders of the Sykes-Picot agreement" of 1916. AKP spokesperson Omer Celik said the Sykes-Picot agreement, the centennial of which will be marked in May, drew "artificial borders" that have had a destabilizing impact on the entire Middle East.

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  16. WikiLeaks' Assange 'unlawfully detained' Ecuador embassy, UN panel to rule, BBC saysRead the original story

    Thursday | Stabroek News

    ... military campaign in Afghanistan, followed by almost 400,000 internal U.S. military reports detailing operations in Iraq. Those disclosures were followed by the release of more than 250,000 classified cables from U.S. embassies. It would go on to ...

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  17. Industry leaders gather to tackle energy efficiency at EEES 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Al Bawaba

    Cutting straight to the heart of the Middle East's energy efficiency challenges, the inaugural Emirates Energy Efficiency Summit has brought together some of the industry's most influential thinkers this week, to tackle the biggest issues facing the region today. Hosted by founding partners GE and The Prince Albert II of Monaco Foundation, the invitation-only summit comes following a year of continued global energy crises and renewed volatility in the crude oil market - making the informative program of roundtable discussions and expert presentations more relevant and vital than ever before.

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  18. WikiLeaks' Assange 'unlawfully detained' in Ecuador...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Channelnewsasia.com

    ... military campaign in Afghanistan, followed by almost 400,000 internal U.S. military reports detailing operations in Iraq. Those disclosures were followed by the release of more than 250,000 classified cables from U.S. embassies. It would go on to ...

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  19. WikiLeaks' Assange says to leave Ecuador embassy, accept arrest if loses UN caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | New Vision

    ... military campaign in Afghanistan, followed by almost 400,000 internal U.S. military reports detailing operations in Iraq. Those disclosures were followed by the release of more than 250,000 classified cables from U.S. embassies. It would go on to ...

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  20. Iraq is Building a Wall and Trench Around Baghdad in a Bid to Stop Militant AttacksRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | TIME.com

    People collect their belongings from a building heavily damaged by a car bomb explosion and attack left at least 18 people dead, in the commercial area of New Baghdad, Iraq, Jan 12, 2016. - Iraq said Wednesday it has begun building a wall and a trench around Baghdad in a bid to prevent militant attacks and reduce the large number of checkpoints inside the city.

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