Iraqi oil wells bombed

Two oil wells at a field near the northern Iraqi city of Kirkuk were bombed by insurgents yesterday. According to the Iraqi Ministry of Oil, the blasts ignited several fires.…

US strikes Iran proxies in Syria

United States President Joe Biden authorized his first known military action by ordering air strikes on Iran-backed militia in eastern Syria at dawn. The strikes appeared to be limited in…

NATO to expand role in Iraq

The North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) is today preparing to bolster its role in the Middle East. Defense Ministers of member states are expected to approve plans to expand the…

Iraq tightens Syria border security

The Iraqi military announced a wide-scale operation to bolster security on its border with Syria to curb infiltration of terror groups, drug smugglers and other illegal activities. The remote 600…