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News Iraq » Nineveh: $88.2B price tag for rebuilding Iraq after Islamic State war

News channel or source: http://abcnews.go.com/International/wireStory/war-kuwait-hosts-conferences-rebuilding-iraq-53012992
Publication date: onday 12 February 2018

"The majority of the damage was to western Mosul as it went through one of the worst and fiercest battles in history," said Nofal al-Akoub, the governor of Iraq's Nineveh province. It "led to the total destruction of its infrastructure." Al-Akoub said $42 ...

News Iraq » Nineveh: Archbishop of Erbil: Christians in Iraq are ‘scourged, wounded, but still there’

News channel or source: https://www.catholicnewsagency.com/news/archbishop-of-erbil-christians-in-iraq-are-scourged-wounded-but-still-there-62878
Publication date: hursday 22 February 2018

After an attack by ISIS displaced more than 125,000 Christians, Warda said that there is a core of the faithful who will not leave their ancestral homeland in the Nineveh plains in Iraq. In a single night, ISIS took nearly everything from the bishop’s ...

News Iraq » Nineveh: US Lawmaker Introduces Bill to Assist Assyrian Victims of ISIS in Iraq

News channel or source: http://www.aina.org/news/20180221121537.htm
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

U.S. Representative Jeff Denham (R-Turlock) introduced a bill to protect Christians and vulnerable minorities in Iraq, specifically in the Nineveh Plain region. H.Res. 741 facilitates the safe return of displaced peoples, helps assist victims of ISIS ...

News Iraq » Nineveh: Ancient Tomb of Biblical Prophet Discovered in Iraq Contain Engravings Describing Brutal Assyrian Ruler

News channel or source: http://www.msn.com/en-us/news/msn/ancient-messages-found-under-prophet-jonahs-tomb/ar-BBJq1rF
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

In present-day Mosul, Iraq, archaeologists have been exploring and documenting tombs from the kingdom of Nineveh. Looters, with a suspected affiliation with ISIS, had dug a tunnel under the supposed tomb of the biblical prophet Jonah. Archaeologists took ...

News Iraq » Nineveh: After ISIS, Iraq needs $88.2 billion to rebuild

News channel or source: https://www.cnn.com/2018/02/13/middleeast/iraq-isis-intl/index.html
Publication date: uesday 13 February 2018

Thousands became widows and many were kidnapped by members of the group. "Nineveh has been so badly damaged that 90% of it is destroyed and it is the second largest city in Iraq," said Jaafari in a reference to Mosul. Civilians also were killed by ...

News Iraq » Nineveh: Iraq wants oil exported through Turkey

News channel or source: https://www.upi.com/Energy-News/2018/02/20/Iraq-wants-oil-exported-through-Turkey/1941519127934/
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

Crude oil from northern Iraq flows primarily by truck and through a pipeline ... Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi said in late August that Nineveh province and its capital, Mosul, were liberated from the Islamic State, also known as ISIL, ISIS, and ...

News Iraq » Nineveh: $88 billion price tag for rebuilding Iraq after IS war

News channel or source: http://www.news-gazette.com/news/nationworld/2018-02-12/88-billion-price-tag-rebuilding-iraq-after-war.html
Publication date: onday 12 February 2018

"The majority of the damage was to western Mosul as it went through one of the worst and fiercest battles in history," said Nofal al-Akoub, the governor of Iraq's Nineveh province. It "led to the total destruction of its infrastructure." Al-Akoub said $42 ...

News Iraq » Nineveh: Iraq invites bids for construction of Mosul oil refinery: ministry

News channel or source: https://www.reuters.com/article/us-iraq-oil/iraq-invites-bids-for-construction-of-mosul-oil-refinery-ministry-idUSKCN1G419W
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

ERBIL, Iraq (Reuters) - Iraq has invited foreign companies and investors to bid for the construction and operation of a new 100,000 barrel per day (bpd) refinery near Mosul in the northern province of Nineveh, the oil ministry said on Tuesday. Bidding ...

News Iraq » Nineveh: Iraq: ACN Provides Aid to Christians

News channel or source: https://zenit.org/articles/iraq-acn-provides-aid-to-christians/
Publication date: uesday 13 February 2018

Since 2014, when Daesh seized the Nineveh Plains, Aid to the Church in Need has provided more than $40 million for Iraq’s Christians. ACN provided nearly half of all emergency aid – food, medicine, shelter, and schooling – for displaced families ...