Gulf Times - Iraq
Iraqis keep up anti-regime demos despite PM's vow to quit

Iraqis keep up anti-regime demos despite PM's vow to quit

Iraqis kept up their anti-government protests in Baghdad and across the south on Saturday, unsatisfied with the prime minister's planned resignation and insisting "all corrupted people"

Iraq stay top of the group with win over UAE

Iraq stay top of the group with win over UAE

Iraq once again proved they are strong contenders for the title at the 24th Arabian Gulf Cup, with a second straight win Friday.

Iraq to organise 25th Arabian Gulf Cup

Iraq to organise 25th Arabian Gulf Cup

The Arab Gulf Cup Football Federation (AGCFF) has granted Iraq the right to organise the next Arabian Gulf Cup edition, which will be held two years from now in Basra.

Iraq's deadly unrest closes roads, schools across south

Iraq's deadly unrest closes roads, schools across south

Iraqi anti-government protesters blocked roads in the country's south with burning tyres on Wednesday, as schools and public offices stayed shut a day after deadly clashes with security forces.

Protester killed in Baghdad, dozens wounded across Iraq: medics

Protester killed in Baghdad, dozens wounded across Iraq: medics

An Iraqi protester was killed on Tuesday in the capital Baghdad and dozens more wounded across the country's restive south as sit-ins turned violent, medics told AFP.

Security forces kill eight in Iraq protests

Security forces kill eight in Iraq protests

Security forces opened fire on protesters in Baghdad and several cities in southern Iraq on Sunday, killing at least eight people and wounding dozens of others

Security forces kill five in southern Iraq as protests continue: sources

Security forces kill five in southern Iraq as protests continue: sources

Security forces opened fire on protesters in southern Iraq, killing at least five people and wounding dozens others, police and medical sources said, as weeks of unrest in Baghdad and some southern cities continue.

Trump's deputy visits US troops in Iraq amid anti-government unrest

Trump's deputy visits US troops in Iraq amid anti-government unrest

US Vice President Mike Pence visited US troops in Iraq during a surprise visit to the protest-hit country on Saturday.

Amir holds phone conversations with Iraqi president, PM

Amir holds phone conversations with Iraqi president, PM

His Highness the Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani held telephone conversations Friday with Iraqi President Barham Salih and Prime Minister Adil Abdul-Mahdi

QNL trains Iraqi conservation experts

QNL trains Iraqi conservation experts

Qatar National Library, in collaboration with the Ministry of Culture and Sports, recently concluded an intensive training programme for a delegation of conservation specialists from Iraq.

Iraqi forces kill four protesters, cleric warns of crisis

Iraqi forces kill four protesters, cleric warns of crisis

Iraqi security forces killed four protesters in Baghdad on Friday and forcibly dispersed activists blocking the main port near Basra

At least seven killed as Iraq seeks to quell uprising

At least seven killed as Iraq seeks to quell uprising

Seven people were killed on Thursday when Iraqi security forces shot live fire and tear gas canisters at demonstrators in Baghdad, security and medical sources said ...