Author Articles

September 09, 2017

As the official cam­paign for Kurdis­tan’s independence referendum opened September 5, foreign di

June 17, 2017

London - The Trump administration has announced its inten­tion to “annihilate” the forces of the

May 13, 2017

London - Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan had said he was looking forward to turning a new

April 29, 2017

London- If there is one area of their strategy on Syria in which the United States and Russia see

April 09, 2017

London - All news is local, as the journalistic saying goes.

March 18, 2017

London - Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi is about to join a select number of world leaders t

March 11, 2017

London - The wanton destruction of ancient sites overrun by the Islamic State (ISIS) after it swe

February 25, 2017

London - Unemployment among young people in the Arab world is on an “alarming scale”, delegates a

February 18, 2017

London - An enterprising restau­rant owner in the Iraqi Kurdish town of Dohuk earned free adverti

February 04, 2017

London - In January, the United States backed Iraq’s issue of $1 billion of government bonds as B

January 14, 2017

London - Syria’s dominant Kurdish group, the Democratic Union Party (PYD), has — unsurprisingly —

January 14, 2017

London - After a Moscow meet­ing on the Syrian crisis in mid-December — a meeting notable for the

December 24, 2016

Whoever is advising US president-elect Donald Trump needs to remind him of the cliché that, while

December 17, 2016

Diplomats at the United Nations, frus­trated by the inability of the sclerotic UN Security Counci

December 10, 2016

Authorities in Bagh­dad and Erbil have been attempting to smooth the latest divisions to surface

November 26, 2016

London - Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, seeming­ly invigorated by the fail­ure of the Ju

November 05, 2016

LONDON - A war of words has bro­ken out between former Iraqi prime minister Nuri al-Maliki and Ma

November 05, 2016

Iraqis were judged in a recent international survey to be the nationality that most readily shows

October 22, 2016

LONDON - Time may be running out for the Islamic State (ISIS) in Mosul as Iraqi forces mass outsi

October 16, 2016

London - A German journalist who became the first West­erner to report from ter­ritory held by th