Hundreds of Thousands of people in the Iraqi capital of Baghdad have gathered in Tahrir square to mark Resistance martyrs and express their voice for the expulsion of US troops from the country.
Iraq has agreed to release Iranian funds blocked in the Arab country because of American sanctions for Iran’s purchase of staples
“Fried chicken, fried fish, rice!” Mohammed al-Mohammedawi shouts to pilgrims passing his roadside food tent in Baghdad on their way to the holy city of Karbala on foot.
Iraqi security forces arrested two senior members of the ISIS terror group in the capital Baghdad, according to Iraq’s Interior Ministry.
French President Emmanuel Macron is in Baghdad on his first official visit to Iraq for talks with the country’s senior officials.
Baghdad has decided to bar all foreign pilgrims from visiting Iraq for this year’s Arbaeen season due to the outbreak of the coronavirus, an Iranian deputy minister said.
Iran ambassador in Baghdad Iraj Masjedi voiced Iran’s readiness to help Iraq reconstruct its historical and ancient sites.
Iranian President stressed the need to boost Tehran-Baghdad relations and cooperation as well as speeding up the implementation of previously signed agreements.
Iraqi Prime Minister Mustafa al-Kadhimi ordered police to launch a swift investigation into the deaths of two protesters during clashes with security forces in the capital Baghdad on the weekend.
Iran’s Ambassador to Baghdad Iraj Masjedi said the Islamic Republic and neighboring Iraq have plans to boost ties in all areas.