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Drones Target US Troops At Northern Iraqi Airport

Sep 12, 2021 Associated Press (AP)

US forces will end their combat mission in Iraq by the end of this year, but will continue to train and advise the Iraqi military.

13 Policemen Killed In IS Suspected Attack In Iraq

Sep 05, 2021 Associated Press (AP)

The gunmen opened fire on the policemen at a federal police checkpoint in rural northern Iraq.


US Withdraws Last Soldier From Afghanistan: Glimpses Through The History Of 20-Years American War

America's longest war of the decade in Afghanistan is estimated to have spent an amount of $2 trillion and taken lives of around 25,000 U.S. troops and 240,000 Afghans, approximately.

Baby Born In Iraq With Three Penises, Creates History

Apr 03, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

The case has surprised the doctors who said that it is a rare case because the baby was not exposed to any drugs in the womb and his family too does not have a history of genetic anomaly.


Rockets Attack Military Base In Iraq Hosting US Troops

The Iraqi military released a statement saying the attack did not cause significant losses and that security forces had found the launch pad used for the missiles.

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16 February, 2021

Atleast 1 Killed, 8 Hurt After Rockets Strike Near US Base In Iraq

Associated Press (AP)

At least three rockets hit areas between the civilian Irbil international airport in the semi-autonomous Kurdish-run region and the nearby base hosting U.S. troops


28 November, 2020

5 Killed In Iraq After Cleric’s Supporters Clash With Anti-Government Protestors

PTI

The anti-government protestors allegedly attempted to block the path of a rally organised in support of Shiite leader Moqtada al-Sadr


24 October, 2020

Gilgamesh: A Tale Of Love, Death And Immortality

Lalit Kumar

How one of the world’s oldest poems rose from the ashes.


08 October, 2020

The Common Threads Of Arbaeen And Shaheen Bagh

Zehra Naqvi

Arbaeen is not just a pilgrimage but also a protest gathering of people from across the globe—protesting against injustice, not allowing the world to forget what happened at Karbala.


21 September, 2020

Covid-19: The Temporary Shock And The Permanent Change

Anindya

The permanence of change is not so much of a function of the crisis itself but more a response to address the existing inefficiencies that get highlighted during these shock events.


13 April, 2020

Iraqi Couple Gets Police Help to Wed Amid Coronavirus Curfew

Associated Press (AP)

As a government-ordered curfew banned large public gatherings and wedding halls were shuttered in Najaf, the police responded by providing the groom with vehicles, complete with blasting music. They also transported bride to the family home for a small celebration of just six people.


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09 January, 2020

Two Rockets Hit Baghdad's Green Zone Day After Iran Missile Attacks On US Targets

AFP

Just before midnight, two loud blasts were heard in Baghdad, followed by the wailing security sirens of the Green Zone.


08 January, 2020

'We Don't Retreat In Face Of America': Iran President Hassan Rouhani

AFP

"If America has committed a crime... it should know that it will receive a decisive response," Rouhani said in a televised address, hours after Iran fired missiles at Iraqi bases housing US troops.


08 January, 2020

Oil Prices Up, Stocks Down After Iran Missile Attack At US Bases In Iraq

Associated Press (AP)

Brent crude was up 73 cents at $69.02. At the start of Wednesday's trading, it spiked $3.48 to $71.75 before retreating.


08 January, 2020

US-Iran Tensions Live Updates: 'A Slap,' Says Khamenei After Tehran's Attack On US Airbase In Iraq

Outlook Web Bureau

Ain al-Asad has a 4 km runway at 188m altitude from sea levels, which is the main and the largest US airbase in Iraq.


08 January, 2020

80 'American Terrorist Forces' Killed In Missile Attack: Iran State Media

IANS

The United States is yet to officially comment on the number of casualties in the attack.


08 January, 2020

Iran Will Welcome Any Peace Initiative By India For De-escalating Tensions With US: Iranian Envoy

PTI

"We are not for war, we are looking for peace and prosperity for everybody in this region. We welcome any Indian initiative or any project that can help peace and prosperity in this world," Iranian Ambassador to India Ali Chegeni said.


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08 January, 2020

MEA Issues Advisory On Travel After Iran Fires Missiles At Iraq Airbases Housing US Troops

Outlook Web Bureau

'Indian nationals residing in Iraq are advised to be alert and may avoid travel within Iraq,' MEA said.


Photo Gallery

Pakistan's cricket captain Babar Azam, left, and Mohammad Rizwan celebrate their victory in the Cricket Twenty20 World Cup match between India and Pakistan in Dubai, UAE.

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Pakistan's Mohammad Rizwan runs to celebrate their victory in the Cricket Twenty20 World Cup match between India and Pakistan in Dubai, UAE.

AP Photo/Aijaz Rahi

Indian cricket captain Virat Kohli, centre, hugs Pakistan's Mohammad Rizwan after Pakistan won the the Cricket Twenty20 World Cup match between India and Pakistan in Dubai, UAE.

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India's Mohammed Shami reacts after he was hit by three consecutive boundaries during the Cricket Twenty20 World Cup match between India and Pakistan in Dubai, UAE.

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Pakistan's Mohammad Rizwan reacts after hitting a six during the Cricket Twenty20 World Cup match between India and Pakistan in Dubai, UAE.

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