Category: Iraq


Several U.S. troops on a military helicopter that crashed in Iraq Thursday are believed to have been killed. A Pentagon spokesman traveling with Defense Secretary Jim Mattis said all seven aboard died in the crash, NPR reported Friday. Other officials indicated […]


While children who have been through war typically draw devastating pictures of the violence they have suffered, few show themselves as the perpetrators. The suicide belts, car bombs and other explosives sketched again and again by a 14-year-old boy newly […]


Around 80 Jordanian trucks laden with various types of commodities unload their freight at the Jordanian-Iraqi border every day, with the number expected to rise sharply soon, the Jordan Truck Owners Association said on Monday. © Copyright The Jordan Times. […]


Two policemen and one civilian were killed Wednesday in two separate bombings in Iraq’s Kirkuk and Baghdad provinces, according to local security sources.  “Two police officers were killed and another two injured while attempting to defuse an explosive device,” Hamed […]