Ukraine's court jails two foreigners for involvement in ISIS smuggling chain – SBU The criminals created a hub in Ukraine's Kharkiv region for terrorists' transfer to Iraq and Syria.
16:55, 02 July 2020
Ukrainian Army to join NATO mission in Iraq – defense chief Now Ukraine is determining specific tasks, levels of engagement, and personnel numbers.
23:50, 13 February 2020
Iraq considers new air defense weapons, including from Ukraine The Iraqi government will soon deploy a delegation to study the options available.
10:20, 21 January 2020
Ukraine says ready to become NATO's operational partner in Iraq Ukraine is set to deploy 20 troops to support the NATO mission in Iraq after the Alliance resumes its work there.
23:30, 14 January 2020
Tehran avenges Soleimani killing, but plans no new military action – Iran envoy to UN Tehran's action was completed, the diplomat said.
09:40, 09 January 2020
CNN: Pentagon says Iran launches more than a dozen ballistic missiles at two Iraqi bases (Video) U.S. officials working on initial battle damage assessments.
02:35, 08 January 2020
Pentagon chief denies U.S. is leaving Iraq – media Esper said Washington was still committed to countering Islamic State in Iraq, alongside allies and partners.
17:55, 07 January 2020
Reuters: Oil tumbles as investors rethink Mideast disruption risk Prices surged during the previous two sessions.
12:50, 07 January 2020
U.S. senators call on Trump to declassify war powers act notification to Congress of initiation of hostilities against Iran The senators say decisions on important national security matters must be shared with the American people in a timely manner.
23:50, 06 January 2020
Trump threatens sanctions on Baghdad after lawmakers call on U.S. troops to leave – media Trump said that if Iraq asked U.S. forces to leave and it was not done on a friendly basis, "we will charge them sanctions like they've never seen before ever."
09:42, 06 January 2020
U.S. Embassy urges its citizens to depart Iraq immediately All public consular operations are suspended.
14:55, 03 January 2020
Reuters: Oil prices jump $1 after U.S air strike kills Iran, Iraq military personnel An air strike at the Baghdad International Airport early on Friday killed Iranian Major-General Qassem Soleimani, head of the elite Quds Force, and Iraqi militia commander Abu Mahdi al-Muhandis.
09:00, 03 January 2020
Ukraine expects to agree new dates for Pompeo visit shortly – Prystaiko The visit, previously scheduled for January 3, was abruptly scrapped in the wake of the recent attempted attack on the U.S. embassy in Baghdad.
21:00, 02 January 2020
Pompeo postpones travel to Ukraine over situation in Iraq – State Dept. Pompeo's trip will be rescheduled in the near future and he looks forward to the visit at that time.
09:56, 02 January 2020
Yacht with 74 illegal migrants and two Ukrainian crew on board found off Italy coast The two men are facing prosecution for soliciting illegal migration.
20:30, 19 November 2019
U.S. forces prepare to evacuate contractors from Iraqi base: Reuters Nearly 400 contractors from the two firms were getting ready to leave the base.
12:40, 22 June 2019
Islamic State faces final territorial defeat in eastern Syria battle – Reuters Thousands of IS fighters and followers, who had retreated to Baghouz as the group was gradually driven out of those lands, have poured out of the tiny cluster of hamlets and farmlands in Deir al-Zor province over the last few weeks.
13:22, 02 March 2019
Ukraine's ex-defense minister charged with treason – PGO Dmytro Salamatin, who headed the ministry during the Yanukovych rule, is believed to have been working in Moscow's interests to oust Ukraine from global arms markets.
22:40, 14 January 2019
Ukraine triples sunflower oil exports to Iraq – UkrAgroConsult Iraq's higher demand for crude sunflower oil became a major driver for an increase in shipments of the Ukrainian product to the Middle East.
16:56, 10 September 2018