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June 8, 2017
Thousands of Iraqis have fled Mosul, but this American family moved in
MOSUL, Iraq - The Eubank family has a guiding principle - if other families are forced to live in war zones, there should be no issue with theirs...
June 8, 2017 - 3:09pm
April 2, 2017
Iraq has pledged to fully comply with oil cut deal, OPEC chief says
BAGHDAD, April 2 - Iraq has assured OPEC it will fully comply with an agreement to cut oil supply in order to bolster crude prices, OPEC Secretary General Mohammed Barkindo said on Sunday in Baghdad. Iraq's compliance stands now at 98 percent, the nation's oil minister Jabar al-Luaibi...
April 2, 2017 - 3:51pm
March 25, 2017
US confirms coalition airstrike in Mosul district; dozens of civilians believed killed
MOSUL, Iraq – The U.S military confirmed on Saturday that U.S. warplanes had hit an Islamic State-held area of the besieged Iraqi city of Mosul...
March 25, 2017 - 2:05pm
March 6, 2017
Trump signs new travel ban order, Iraq left off
WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump signed a revised executive order for a U.S.travel ban on Monday, leaving Iraq off the list of targeted countries,...
March 6, 2017 - 11:18am
February 20, 2017
Trump's defense chief says in Iraq: We're not here for your oil
BAGHDAD, Iraq—The U.S. military is "not in Iraq to seize anybody's oil," Defense Secretary Jim Mattis said as he arrived for talks with...
February 20, 2017 - 5:44pm
February 11, 2017
Sold by Islamic State, bought by strangers: Yazidi child reunited with family
RASHIDIYAH, Iraq—His name was Ayman, but the couple who brought the boy home to their Iraqi village after buying him for $500 called him...
February 11, 2017 - 8:22pm
February 5, 2017
Mosul hotel catered to elites: from Saddam allies to suicide bombers
MOSUL, Iraq—When Islamic State seized the five-star Ninewah Oberoi Hotel in east Mosul it replaced wealthy Iraqi patrons with another kind...
February 5, 2017 - 10:00am
February 4, 2017
Animals starve to death in Mosul's ruined zoo
MOSUL, Iraq—A bear paces around a filthy cage next to a starving lion, the only two animals left in Mosul's zoo. At the edge of their tiny...
February 4, 2017 - 2:43pm
January 29, 2017
Iraqis with ties to U.S. are first to sue over Trump immigration order
NEW YORK — An initial volley in a potential barrage of legal challenges to President Donald Trump's new restrictions on immigration came on Saturday on behalf of two Iraqis with ties to U.S. security forces who were detained at New York's JFK Airport. In a lawsuit filed in federal...
January 29, 2017 - 10:00am
October 27, 2016
Iraqi army aims to reach site of Islamic State executions south of Mosul
SOUTH OF MOSUL, Iraq—The Iraqi army was trying on Thursday to reach a town south of Mosul where Islamic State has reportedly executed dozens...
October 27, 2016 - 5:08pm
October 18, 2016
Islamic State said to use human shields as coalition advances on Mosul
BAGHDAD/ERBIL — Residents of Mosul said Islamic State was using civilians as human shields as Iraqi and Kurdish forces captured outlying...
October 18, 2016 - 4:19pm
August 23, 2016
Massacre reports show US inability to curb Iraq militias
WASHINGTON—Shi'ite militias in Iraq detained, tortured and abused far more Sunni civilians during the American-backed capture of the town...
August 23, 2016 - 2:21pm
August 2, 2016
Editorial: Donald Trump was wrong in his Khan criticism
Donald Trump continues to display his inability to keep quiet when criticized and has opened an unwinnable debate with the Muslim American parents...
August 2, 2016 - 2:00am
July 23, 2015
Father of man killed in Iraq War dies
WILLMAR — The father of a Willmar soldier killed in the war in Iraq has died. Gregory C. Schmit, 56, of Willmar, died Tuesday. A fundraising web page says that he “lost his battle with dealing with the loss of his son.” U.S. Army Sgt. Joshua Schmit, 26, died April 14, 2007,...
July 23, 2015 - 11:29pm
August 22, 2014
Brother of executed journalist served at Grand Forks Air Force Base
GRAND FORKS, N.D. — It was a photo of his brother in military uniform on James Foley’s laptop that earned the kidnapped reporter harsher...
August 22, 2014 - 11:22pm