Iraq Headlines

  • Iraq religious tourism squeezed by Iran sanctions

    With hotels facing mass cancellations, Iraqis in the holy city of Najaf are being hit hard by US sanctions on neighbouring Iran, which have forced...

    Mail Online
  • Suspected ISIS member arrested in Sacramento County, allegedly committed ‘most heinous crimes’

    Omar Abdulsattar Ameen, 45, was arrested in Sacramento and was to appear in federal court Wednesday afternoon as part of extradition proceedings to return him to Iraq to face trial on a charge of premeditated murder.

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  • US officials: Iraqi refugee was part of terror group

    A refugee from Iraq was arrested Wednesday in Northern California on a warrant alleging that he killed an Iraqi policeman while fighting for the Islamic State organization. Omar Abdulsattar Ameen, 45, and other members of ISIS killed the officer after the town of Rawah, Iraq, fell to the...

    ABC News
  • U.S. Senate to consider massive spending bill, faces Trump objections

    U.S. senators agreed on Wednesday to debate and vote in the next few days on more than $850 billion in spending on defence, labour and healthcare programs, as the Trump administration announced its objections to some parts of the bill.

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  • Senate to consider massive spending bill, faces Trump objections

    U.S. senators agreed on Wednesday to debate and vote in the next few days on more than $850 billion in spending on defense, labor and healthcare programs, as the Trump administration announced its objections to some parts of the bill.

    U.S.
  • Colorado Editorial Roundup

    The (Grand Junction) Daily Sentinel, Aug. 15, saving the Land and Water Conservation Fund: After returning to his family home in the shadow of Pikes Peak, Garett Reppenhagen retreated to the outdoors to reflect on his experience as an Army sniper in Iraq's Sunni Triangle. "Without the solace and serenity ...

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