Iraq declares three-day mourning period after deadly

Baghdad ( – Iraqi Prime Minister Adil Abdul Mahdi has declared three days of mourning as deadly protests have swept over several provinces, including the capital Baghdad, since October 1.

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Erdogan announces start of military operation in

Ankara ( – Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan announced on Wednesday the launch of a military operation against Kurdish militants in northern Syria. “The Turkish Armed Forces, together with the


Air raid kills two Islamic State militants

Diyala ( – Two members of the Islamic State militant group were killed Wednesday in an air raid on a terrorist hotbed in the eastern province of Diyala, a security


Two Iraqi soldiers wounded after bomb explosion

Diyala ( – An Iraqi security source said on Wednesday that two soldiers were wounded after a house explosion in Miqdadiyah district, northeast of Diyala. “A booby-trapped house exploded in