Gulf Times - Iraq
Turkey to end flight ban on Sulaymaniyah airport in Iraq

Turkey to end flight ban on Sulaymaniyah airport in Iraq

A ban on flights to Sulaymaniyah Airport in Iraq will be lifted on Friday, Turkey's Transport and Infrastructure Minister said on Wednesday.

Impressive Qatar oust Iraq to set up South Korea clash

Impressive Qatar oust Iraq to set up South Korea clash

A glorious Bassam al-Rawi free-kick proved the difference Tuesday as Qatar beat a determined Iraq 1-0 to progress through to the AFC Asian Cup UAE 2019 quarter-finals.

Qatar condemns explosion in Iraq

Qatar condemns explosion in Iraq

Qatar has strongly condemned the explosion that took place inside a market in Al-Qaim town of Western Iraq's Anbar province killing two people and injuring eight others.

Iraqi president arrives in Doha

Iraqi president arrives in Doha

Iraq's President Barham Salih arrived in Doha on Wednesday on an official visit to Qatar.

Car bomb blast kills two people in Iraq's Tikrit

Car bomb blast kills two people in Iraq's Tikrit

A car bomb killed two people and injured six in the Iraqi city of Tikrit on Tuesday, the military said.

Rakhine Buddhist rebels kill 13 in attack on police posts

Rakhine Buddhist rebels kill 13 in attack on police posts

Buddhist Rakhine insurgents killed 13 policemen and injured nine in attacks on four police posts in Myanmar's Rakhine state on Friday as the country marked Independence Day, the official news agency said.

Children of Russian IS fighters return home from Iraq

Children of Russian IS fighters return home from Iraq

Thirty Russian children whose mothers are in Iraqi prison for belonging to the Islamic State group left Baghdad on Sunday to return home, a Russian diplomatic source said.

Trump declares end to US 'policeman' role in surprise Iraq visit

Trump declares end to US 'policeman' role in surprise Iraq visit

President Donald Trump used a lightning visit to Iraq -- his first with US troops in a conflict zone since being elected -- to defend the withdrawal from Syria and declare an end to America's role as the global ‘policeman.’

Iraq celebrates one year since 'victory' against IS

Iraq celebrates one year since 'victory' against IS

Iraq's premier Monday marked a year since his country announced victory against the Islamic State militants by pledging to root out corruption and ensure hundreds of thousands of displaced return home.

Iraq floods leave 21 dead in two days

Iraq floods leave 21 dead in two days

At least 21 people have died and tens of thousands displaced by heavy rains that have battered Iraq over two days, the health ministry and United Nations said on Sunday.

Car bomb blast kills five in Iraq's Tikrit: police, medics

Car bomb blast kills five in Iraq's Tikrit: police, medics

A car bomb blast killed at least five people and wounded 16 others in the Iraqi city of Tikrit on Sunday, police and medical sources said.

Rouhani sees Iran, Iraq expanding trade despite US sanctions

Rouhani sees Iran, Iraq expanding trade despite US sanctions

Iran and Iraq could raise their annual bilateral trade to $20 billion from the current level of $12 billion, President Hassan Rouhani said on Saturday, amid concerns in Tehran over the economic impact of renewed US sanctions.