The Foreign Minister of France, Jean-Yves Le Drian, arrived in Kurdistan Region’s capital on Monday for a series of meetings with top Kurdish officials.
The leader of the Iranian-backed Shia militia Asaib Ahl al-Haq, claimed the US' presence in Iraq "serves an Israeli project," and vowed to target them if they do not leave the country.
The leader of the Iranian-backed Shia militia Asaib Ahl al-Haq has welcomed the shooting down of the Israeli fighter jet by the Syrian regime on Saturday, calling it a “great change” in the balance of power.
German defence minister Ursula von der Leyen inaugurated the first phase of a planned private Peshmerga hospital in Erbil.
According to Transparency International’s Corruption Index, Iraq ranks among the most corrupt countries in the world: 166 out of 176.