Latest news and today's news from Iraq » People

... from Bing and Google News

Iraq , Friday 23 February 2018

News Iraq » People: People Are Spending Thousands of Dollars on 'Distinguished' Cellphone Numbers in Iraq

News channel or source: https://gizmodo.com/people-are-spending-thousands-of-dollars-on-distinguish-1823003198
Publication date: Wednesday 14 February 2018

In Manhattan, people are known to covet a phone number with a 212 area code—sometimes paying up to $1,000 for those three little digits. But in Iraq, the scramble for the coolest number is on another level entirely, with some cellphone numbers being ...

News Iraq » People: IED attack wounds two people in Iraq's Baghdad

News channel or source: http://www.janes.com/article/78006/ied-attack-wounds-two-people-in-iraq-s-baghdad
Publication date: Sunday 18 February 2018

TWO people were wounded when an improvised explosive device (IED), emplaced by unidentified militants near stores in al-Furat district in Iraq's Baghdad province, detonated on 15 February, Iraqi News reported. No group immediately claimed responsibility ...

News Iraq » People: Four people killed, injured in two bomb attacks in Iraq’s Diyala

News channel or source: https://www.iraqinews.com/iraq-war/four-people-killed-injured-two-bomb-attacks-iraqs-diyala/
Publication date: Sunday 11 February 2018

Diyala (Iraqinews.com) – Four people, including a well-placed municipal official, were killed and wounded Monday in two bomb attacks in Iraq’s Diyala province, security sources were quoted as saying. Speaking to Alghad Press news website, a source said ...

News Iraq » People: 700 families in West Mosul receive housing units from UNHCR with funds from the people of Japan [EN/AR/KU]

News channel or source: https://reliefweb.int/report/iraq/700-families-west-mosul-receive-housing-units-unhcr-funds-people-japan-enarku
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

“Although the emergency is now over, we have a responsibility to continue to support the people of Iraq. Sustainable return is a cornerstone of the transition towards a better future. We must not let them down at this critical juncture.”

News Iraq » People: Kuwait conference reviews support to Iraqi people

News channel or source: http://menafn.com/1096457935/Kuwait-conference-reviews-support-to-Iraqi-people?src=RSS
Publication date: onday 12 February 2018

The European participants stressed, in a session on the high-level experts of the Iraq reconstruction program and the role of financial institutions, human dimension should be a priority as a result of the suffering of the Iraqi displaced people from the ...

News Iraq » People: Iran-Iraq earthquake kills more than 400, officials say

News channel or source: http://www.foxnews.com/world/2017/11/13/iran-iraq-earthquake-death-toll-surpasses-200-officials-say.html
Publication date: Sunday 12 November 2017

More than 400 people were killed when a powerful 7.3 magnitude earthquake struck near Iraq-Iran boarder on Sunday, sending residents fleeing as thousands of residents were left injured, officials said on Monday. The quake was centered 19 miles outside the ...

News Iraq » People: The US and Iran are closer in Iraq than people realize — and things are getting ugly

News channel or source: http://www.businessinsider.com/us-and-iran-working-together-in-iraq-2015-4
Publication date: Saturday 04 April 2015

The Obama administration is no longer hiding the fact that the US is serving as the air force for Iran-backed Shia militias fighting ISIS in Iraq. Helen Cooper of The New York Times reports that the US and Iran "have found a template for fighting the Sunni ...

News Iraq » People: More than 400 people dead in Iran-Iraq earthquake

News channel or source: https://news.sky.com/story/at-least-164-people-dead-in-iran-iraq-earthquake-11124423
Publication date: onday 13 November 2017

More than 400 people have been killed and thousands injured after a magnitude 7.3 earthquake struck near the border between Iran and Iraq. The earthquake was centred about 19 miles outside the eastern Iraqi city of Halabja at about 6.20pm UK time on Sunday.

News Iraq » People: Former Iraq Mayor On ISIS: Win The People, Win The Battle

News channel or source: http://dailycaller.com/2015/02/25/former-iraq-mayor-on-isis-win-the-people-win-the-battle/
Publication date: Wednesday 25 February 2015

WASHINGTON — A former Iraq mayor applied lessons from his time dealing with al Qaida to the current ISIS threat, and said that success depends on gaining trust and intelligence from the Iraqi public. “If we win the people we win the battle,” said Maj.

News Iraq » People: Photos: Christians Celebrate Christmas in Iraq Without Islamic State: ‘People Have More Hope’

News channel or source: http://www.breitbart.com/national-security/2017/12/30/christmas-free-from-islamic-state-shackles-in-iraq-christian-people-have-more-hope/
Publication date: Friday 29 December 2017

An estimated 50,000 Christians returned home in Iraq in time to celebrate the birth of Jesus Christ on Christmas after facing genocide at the hands of Islamic State (ISIS/ISIL) jihadists who forced them out of their homeland in 2014, reveals the president ...