Jamal Badrani

Rockets land in Erbil hours after Iraqi PM pledges to protect diplomats

Sep 30 2020

SULAIMANIYA/MOSUL, Iraq Iran-backed militias launched rockets targeting U.S. troops that landed near Erbil airport in the semi-autonomous Kurdistan Region of Iraq, a Kurdish security agency said on Wednesday, hours after Iraq's premier pledged to protect foreign missions.

Grief turns to anti-government anger after boat capsize in Iraq's Mosul

Mar 22 2019

MOSUL, Iraq Scores of angry protesters swarmed Iraq's president and the governor of Mosul on Friday, forcing them to leave the site of a river ferry accident that killed at least 90 people in the northern city the day before.

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