A motorcade of dozens of vehicles accompanied Francis out of the airport compound, which has recently come under rocket fire from militia groups.
15:15, 05 March 2021
At least three rockets were intercepted.
10:40, 21 December 2020
The criminals created a hub in Ukraine's Kharkiv region for terrorists' transfer to Iraq and Syria.
16:55, 02 July 2020
Now Ukraine is determining specific tasks, levels of engagement, and personnel numbers.
23:50, 13 February 2020
The Iraqi government will soon deploy a delegation to study the options available.
10:20, 21 January 2020
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's action was completed, the diplomat said.
09:40, 09 January 2020
U.S. officials working on initial battle damage assessments.
02:35, 08 January 2020
Esper said Washington was still committed to countering Islamic State in Iraq, alongside allies and partners.
17:55, 07 January 2020
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 IranThe 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 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
All public consular operations are suspended.
14:55, 03 January 2020
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
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's trip will be rescheduled in the near future and he looks forward to the visit at that time.
09:56, 02 January 2020
The two men are facing prosecution for soliciting illegal migration.
20:30, 19 November 2019
Nearly 400 contractors from the two firms were getting ready to leave the base.
12:40, 22 June 2019
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