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July 29, 2017

Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi has started cashing in politically on the victory over the I

July 22, 2017

Minutes after the celebrations of the victory over the Islamic State (ISIS) in Mosul, signs of se

July 01, 2017

Following the defeat of the Islamic State (ISIS) — the eponym of extremism, death and savagery —

June 17, 2017

For many, the Qatari crisis and the unprec­edented harsh meas­ures taken by Gulf nations against

June 03, 2017

It is no coincidence that, following the US occupation of Iraq, Qatar became a safe haven for the

March 25, 2017

Barack Obama’s administration refrained from intervening in Iraq and remained watchful of the hea

February 04, 2017

All geopolitical indicators point to a major shift in the US power structure with Donald Trump as

January 21, 2017

US President Donald Trump has said and tweeted a great many things but made scant reference to Ir

November 19, 2016

During the recent US elections and amid overwhelming negative media coverage of Donald Trump’s ca

November 12, 2016

There have been increasing calls for national reconcilia­tion in Iraq, particu­larly from Shia-le

October 29, 2016

There can be no doubt that the Mosul offensive will end with the defeat of the Islamic State (ISI

October 16, 2016

The expected battle to claim back the northern Iraqi city of Mosul from Islamic State (ISIS) has

July 23, 2016

Britain’s Chilcot inquiry is a damning indictment of the Iraq war, concluding the conflict was ba