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News Iraq » Events: Joseph Yacoub: In Iraq and Syria, “one of the oldest Christian communities is dying”

News channel or source: https://aleteia.org/2018/02/23/joseph-yacoub-in-iraq-and-syria-one-of-the-oldest-christian-communities-is-dying/
Publication date: Friday 23 February 2018

In Iraq as in Syria, it is one of the oldest Christian communities ... nationalism did not integrate Eastern Christianity and pre-7th century civilizational events in their analyses and in their political project. How can the cultural diversity embodied ...

News Iraq » Events: Iraq urges FIFA to lift ban on hosting internationals

News channel or source: http://www.arabianbusiness.com/sport/390494-iraq-urges-fifa-to-lift-ban-on-hosting-internationals
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

... following the US-led invasion and the Islamic State group's occupation of a swathes of northern and western Iraq turned hosting sports events into a major challenge. But Iraq in December declared victory over the jihadists following a three-year ...

News Iraq » Events: Kuwait's First Film on Iraq Invasion to Make Local Debut

News channel or source: http://www.naharnet.com/stories/en/242486-kuwait-s-first-film-on-iraq-invasion-to-make-local-debut
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

Kuwaiti cinemas on Thursday will launch public screenings of "Swarm of Doves", the Gulf state's first feature-length film about the 1990 invasion of the Gulf state by Saddam Hussein's Iraq. The film is "inspired by true events" that occurred during the ...

News Iraq » Events: Iraq’s “Liberation Day”

News channel or source: https://consortiumnews.com/2018/02/15/iraqs-liberation-day/
Publication date: Wednesday 14 February 2018

Today is the 15-year anniversary of what was described as “the largest protest event in human history” – the Feb. 15, 2003 coordinated day of demonstrations against the imminent U.S. invasion of Iraq. On this occasion we republish an article by Nat ...

News Iraq » Events: US appreciates coalition's 'generous contributions,' but more is needed to rebuild Iraq: Tillerson

News channel or source: https://www.cnbc.com/2018/02/13/enduring-defeat-of-islamic-state-not-yet-achieved-tillerson.html
Publication date: uesday 13 February 2018

"In Iraq and Syria, ISIS is attempting to morph into an insurgency. In places like Afghanistan, the Philippines, Libya, West Africa, and others it is trying to carve out and secure safe havens." Tillerson said he was concerned over recent events in ...

News Iraq » Events: QRCS plans $2mn projects in Iraq

News channel or source: http://www.gulf-times.com/story/581894/QRCS-plans-2mn-projects-in-Iraq
Publication date: hursday 15 February 2018

QRCS said it has already implemented dozens of humanitarian projects for the benefit of those affected by the events in Iraq, ranging from shelter, healthcare, water, sanitation, food and non-food assistance. QRCS said the total value of these projects ...

News Iraq » Events: Defeated in Iraq, ISIS still haunts dreams of Yazidi children

News channel or source: http://www.foxnews.com/world/2018/02/19/defeated-in-iraq-isis-still-haunts-dreams-yazidi-children.html
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

Prodromou noted that some Yazidis keep their suitcases packed in the event they have to leave at a moment’s notice ... is helping to train more psychologists in the Yazidi region of Iraq. The state has contributed $1.2 million for the training ...

News Iraq » Events: Gulf States Pledge Billions to Rebuild Iraq After Islamic State Defeat

News channel or source: https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2018-02-14/gulf-states-pledge-billions-to-rebuild-iraq-after-is-defeated
Publication date: Wednesday 14 February 2018

“It could prove to be a smart move depending on what they end up directing the money towards, and what the people and power in Iraq see this as.” The Islamic Republic, which was represented at the event by Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad ...

News Iraq » Events: US urges help for Iraq, extends $3 billion credit line

News channel or source: http://www.jordantimes.com/news/region/us-urges-help-iraq-extends-3-billion-credit-line
Publication date: uesday 13 February 2018

"In Iraq and Syria, ISIS is attempting to morph into an insurgency. In places like Afghanistan, the Philippines, Libya, West Africa, and others, it is trying to carve out and secure safe havens," he said. Tillerson said he was concerned over recent events ...

News Iraq » Events: Coalition members must help Iraq rebuild, Tillerson says

News channel or source: https://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-tillerson-mideast/coalition-members-must-help-iraq-rebuild-tillerson-says-idUSKBN1FX0RK?il=0
Publication date: onday 12 February 2018

“In Iraq and Syria, ISIS is attempting to morph into an insurgency. In places like Afghanistan, the Philippines, Libya, West Africa, and others it is trying to carve out and secure safe havens.” Tillerson said he was concerned over recent events in ...