MENASource Jan 13, 2024
Iraq’s prime minister is sending mixed messages on whether US forces should withdraw or not
By Abbas Kadhim
It would not be an exaggeration to state that US-Iraqi relations are rapidly approaching the dynamics observed under the Trump administration in 2020.
MENASource Nov 22, 2023
Islamic Resistance in Iraq appears to be responsible for attacks in the country and there’s no end in sight
By Lizzie Porter
Iraq is witnessing part of the regional fallout from the Israel-Hamas war, and Iraqi bases housing US troops are feeling that most forcefully.
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