War and fertility: How losing a pregnancy in Iraq changed my approach to miscarriage

When writer Amy McTighe had a miscarriage on a visit to Iraq, it gave her unexpected insights into her own situation.

05 Jan 2018 02:27

The Middle East: Who are the winners and losers?

How Saudi Arabia and Iran's strategic fight is influencing the conflicts in Syria, Iraq and Yemen.

04 Jan 2018 10:58

Will 2018 be a year of change in Iraq?

In 2018 Iraq will have its first elections after the defeat of ISIL. How will that change the Iraqi political scene?

29 Dec 2017 10:47

Pope warns of 'winds of war' in Christmas message

Pontiff hopes for peace in Israeli-Palestinian conflict, Yemen, Iraq and Syria as well as Korean Peninsula.

26 Dec 2017 06:07

Is ISIL finished for good?

ISIL has been defeated in Syria and Iraq, but is it destroyed? And where have all the group's fighters gone?

24 Dec 2017 02:10

Canada: Are Refugees Welcome?

We speak to the country's immigration minister, a former Somali refugee, and discuss the toll of US airstrikes in Iraq.

23 Dec 2017 12:39

CPJ: Iraq, Syria, deadliest countries for journalists

US-based NGO records 42 journalist deaths in 2017, at least 15 of which took place in Iraq, Syria.

21 Dec 2017 07:36

Iraqis win damages for 'ill-treatment' by British soldiers

Four Iraqis who were ill-treated by British soldiers win their compensation case at the High Court.

14 Dec 2017 05:35

Has ISIL been defeated in Iraq?

Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi says the war against armed group is over in the country.

11 Dec 2017 01:56

Iraqi VP 'baffled' by French demand to disband militia

Vice President Nouri al-Maliki blasts French president's comments that Iraq must dissolve powerful Hashd al-Shaabi.

05 Dec 2017 08:06

Iraq after ISIL: 'It was like a ghost town'

The northern town of Telskof is among the first areas of Iraq to start rebuilding in the wake of ISIL's occupation.

02 Dec 2017 04:46

Bikers of Iraq fly the flag for tolerance

These bikers travel across Iraq, flying the flag for tolerance and love of bikes.

23 Nov 2017 04:04

Thousands of homeless out in the cold after Iran quake

More than 70,000 people have been left homeless after 7.3 quake hits Iran's western region and neighbouring Iraq.

15 Nov 2017 12:56

How social media told story of Iran-Iraq earthquake

More than 400 have people died and 2,500 were injured after 7.3 magnitude quake in border area between Iran and Iraq.

14 Nov 2017 03:13

'The villages have vanished': Earthquake stories

Witnesses describe the aftermath of a devastating earthquake which hit the Iran-Iraq border region.

14 Nov 2017 03:13

Iran-Iraq earthquake: More than 300 die in heavy tremor

Powerful 7.3 magnitude tremor strikes Iran-Iraq border, killing at least 328 people and wounding more than 2,500.

13 Nov 2017 03:22

Iran-Iraq earthquake: What happened and why

A 7.3 magnitude earthquake has struck the border region between Iraq and Iran.

13 Nov 2017 03:22

Iran-Iraq earthquake: Rescuers in race for survivors

Aid agencies, Turkey send help as death toll reaches more than 400 after 7.3 magnitude tremor hits Iran and Iraq.

13 Nov 2017 03:22

In Baghdad, signs of life back on the streets

More Iraqis are coming out on the streets as violence has gone down in the capital following the defeat of ISIL group.

10 Nov 2017 03:00

Seeing the funny side of being shot in the head

A gunshot wound to his skull was bad enough. Then Thom Tran lost a close friend in combat in Iraq.

10 Nov 2017 03:00