Iraq

Parents who lost their newborns in hospital fire speak out

Shaima Hussein has spoken of her heartbreak after ‘not being allowed’ to try to rescue her newborn baby during a fire at maternity hospital in Iraq. Report...

Hospital in Iraq Catches fire and takes the lives of newborns

Parents of newborns who died in a hospital fire in the Iraqi capital Baghdad have spoken of their loss, with one saying she couldn’t even tell that the remains...

A suicide bomber blew himself up near a security checkpoint in the Baghdad district of Shula

In several areas of Baghdad province many suicidal bombings take place. One of many bombing took place  near a security checkpoint in the Baghdad district of Shula.(...

Destruction of Kurdish-controlled city,Qamishli

Syrian state TV reports have claimed that forty-four people have been killed in a massive bombing in the Kurdish-controlled city of Qamishli in north-east Syria.The...

Deaths in car bomb attack on market near Baghdad

At least 12 killed and dozens wounded in car bomb blast at outdoor market in Rashidiyah, north of Iraqi capital. A car bombing has killed 12 people and wounded dozens...

Daesh (ISIS) starts selling Yazidi women over smartphone apps

The Daesh terrorist organization has built a database of slaves and has started to sell women as sex slaves over smartphone apps in an effort to tighten its grip on the...

Bloody day in Baghdad; ISIS explosion kills 131 and injure 200

Early Sunday morning, a car bomb exploded on a busy street in the central district of Karrada, mainly Shiaa area. The street was busy with  Ramadan shoppers. Haider...

Civilians fleeing Iraq’s Falluja should not be “coerced” to return – aid agencies

LONDON, July 1 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – Civilians who have fled Falluja should not be coerced to return because of poor conditions in displacement camps or...

Children under severe threat in Iraq, says Unicef

‘A Heavy Price for Children’ report finds serious risk of death, violence and abduction Some 3.6 million children in Iraq are at serious risk of death, injury,...

Linguist returns to Iraq after 20 year odyssey

CAMP TAJI, Iraq – With Iraq in the clutches of Saddam Hussein, one man made the critical decision to leave his native country. It took him 20 years but he finally...