Iraq warns of 'collapse' if Trump blocks oil cash account at the Fed

Iraq warns of 'collapse' if Trump blocks oil cash account at the Fed

Iraqi officials fear economic "collapse" if Washington imposes threatened sanctions, including blocking access to a US-based account where Baghdad keeps oil revenues that feed 90 per cent of the national budget.
Oil spikes after Iran attacks US forces

Oil spikes after Iran attacks US forces

The price of oil spiked Wednesday (Jan 8) after Iran launched revenge attacks on US forces in Iraq, making good on its pledge to hit back over the killing of its top general.
4 dead in Iraq capital as top cleric bluntly pushes reform

4 dead in Iraq capital as top cleric bluntly pushes reform

Four anti-government protesters were killed in clashes with security forces in Iraq's capital on Friday (Nov 22) as the country's top Shiite cleric bluntly pushed politicians to enact electoral reforms.
More than 30 dead in stampede at Iraqi Shiite shrine

More than 30 dead in stampede at Iraqi Shiite shrine

More than 30 pilgrims were killed and dozens injured on Tuesday (Sep 10) in a stampede at a major shrine in the Iraqi city of Karbala on the Shiite holy day of Ashura.
Vietnam lose 2-3 to Iraq in AFC Asian Cup’s opener

Vietnam lose 2-3 to Iraq in AFC Asian Cup’s opener

Vietnam lost 2-3 to Iraq in their first match of Group D in the AFC Asian Cup 2019, which took place in Zayed Sport City Stadium in Abu Dhabi, the United Arab Emirates, on January 8.
Bodies of 38 Indian workers killed by IS arrive home from Iraq

Bodies of 38 Indian workers killed by IS arrive home from Iraq

The bodies of 38 Indian construction workers kidnapped and murdered in Iraq by the Islamic State group returned home on Monday four years after their disappearance.