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Justin Meram: Iraq through and through - Soccer Iraq

Rarely will you find a player as loved as Justin Meram. Born and raised in the United States, he chose to represent Iraq in a decision that has led to him gaining a huge and loyal following of Iraqis from across the world. With the 2019 Asian Cup on the horizon, we sat down with the Lion of Mesopota


Iraq's Bashar Rasan Played Against Argentina On The Same Day His Mother Passed Away

The best clip of the first half from Bashar Resan, Iraq's best player. He was unaware of the death of his mother, who had passed away in the early hours before the game. He was told the news after the end of the game. He will return to Iraq & not take part against Saudi Arabia.- Hassanin Mubarak (@h


Iraqi youth tells synod martyrdom isn't the only form of persecution

A Christian militiaman stands guard during Easter Mass in Qaraqosh, Iraq, Sunday, April 16 2017. (Credit: AP Photo/Maya Alleruzzo.)


ISIS Suspect Faces Certain Execution If Sent Back To Iraq

Ameen, a 45-year-old father of four who has lived in Sacramento since early 2016, faces a court hearing in federal court Monday as part of the government’s efforts to extradite him back to his home nation of Iraq to face charges in the June 22, 2014, slaying of a police officer in Anbar province.


How to watch Iraq vs. Argentina online, TV

Argentina will face Iraq in a friendly at Prince Faisal bin Fahd Stadium in Saudi Arabia on Thursday, Oct. 11.This will be Argentina's third international contest since it was eliminated by France in the World Cup. Argentina defeated Guatemala 3-0 thanks to three goals all scored within 17 minutes o


US stance on Iran threatens Iraq’s electricity sector

Iraq’s new prime minister, Adel Abdul-Mahdi, faces the daunting task of fixing the country’s dire electricity situation, which will mean increasing the availability of gas to feed domestic power stations. The challenge will be greater once the next phase of United States’ sanctions against Iran – wh


Light earthquake, 4.6 mag was detected near Mandali in Iraq

A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 21 kilometers (13 miles) from Mandali in Iraq. All ids that are associated to the event: us2000hh9h. Unique identifier: us2000hh9h. The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not ind


Argentina minus Lionel Messi still thrash Iraq with 4-0 win  | Football News

Since taking over from Jorge Sampaoli after Argentina's poor performance at the World Cup in Russia, the South Americans have beaten Guatemala and Iraq and drawn with Colombia, without conceding a goal.


Germany to provide $115 million for Iraq, Syria development

The Foreign and Development Ministries said Wednesday 90 million euros would be made available through the U.N.'s Funding Facility for Stabilization for Iraq to restore electrical grids, water and sewer projects, street and bridge repairs and other infrastructure efforts.

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Iran Deserves Credit for the Ruin of ISIS

Until recently the United States viewed the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria, or ISIS, as a major threat to regional stability in the Middle East. Barack Obama made it a mission toroll back ISIS’s territorial and propagandistic gain, and Donald Trump campaigned on a promise to “kick ISIS’s ass.” The


NJ Congressman Smith continues push to save persecuted Iraq and Syrian Christians

A bi-partisan bill introduced byNew Jersey Republican Congressman Chris Smith (4th District covering Monmouth, Mercer and Ocean Counties)and Democratic Congresswoman Anna Eshoo (CA-18), to provide emergency relief to Christians and other minorities being driven from their homes, persecuted or killed


Iraq loses 0-4 against Argentina in Saudi friendly match despite Messi absence

Barcelona football star, Lionel Messi, did not play in the match. He has not played for Argentina since the World Cup in Russia.