Wednesday, Jan 16, 2019 | Last Update : 01:48 PM IST
Iwai has been in post in Baghdad for less than 3 yrs, but his fan base reaches far beyond heavily fortified walls of diplomatic Green Zone.
19 Jul 2018 7:33 PM
Around 20,000 were arrested in a three-year battle by Iraqi forces to drive out IS, which had seized western and northern Iraq in 2014.
29 Jun 2018 9:12 PM
Executions on Thursday came shortly after Abadi ordered 'immediate' implementation of death sentences of hundreds of convicted terrorists.
29 Jun 2018 3:20 PM
Polls opened across Iraq on Saturday in the first national election since the declaration of victory over the Islamic State group.
12 May 2018 11:54 AM
Muntazer al-Zaidi shot to prominence in Dec 2008 when he flung his shoe at Bush who was holding press conference in Baghdad.
06 May 2018 12:30 PM
He created an 'electoral list' and aptly called it 'Love and Loyalty', composing a poem for Assouz, a pseudonym for his fiancée.
02 May 2018 2:54 PM
The abducted workers, most from northern India, had been employed by a construction company operating near Mosul.
20 Mar 2018 8:42 PM
Iraq is conducting the trials of hundreds of foreign women who have been detained, with hundreds of their children.
26 Feb 2018 3:39 PM
There was no immediate claim of responsibility, but most such attacks in Iraq are the work of the Islamic State jihadist group.
15 Jan 2018 12:41 PM
‘Daesh no longer hold significant territory in Iraq or Syria,’ says Theresa May.
11 Dec 2017 6:01 PM