First Shipment of Iraqi Fuel Arrives in Lebanon

Al Mayadeen As scheduled, the first shipment of Iraqi fuel arrived in Lebanon on Thursday, while the second shipment will arrivenext week, as previously scheduled. After undergoing a test checking its specifications, the fuel will be unloaded later today. Lebanon and Iraq agreed to transport one million tons of oil, which will be replaced with fuel…

Meet the Anglo-Turkish Oil Company with an Iron Grip on KRG Oil

Hedwig Kuijpers Anglo-Turkish oil company Genel Energy has been the front-runner for Kurdish oil contracts and is unprepared to let go. Photo Credit: The Cradle The Kurdistan Regional Government has sold its soul to Turkish oil predators and Iraq is paying the price. Genel Energy is one such company, and the debt it has generated…

US Occupation Vehicles Laden with Stolen Syrian Oil Leave al-Jazeera for Northern Iraq

14 September، 2021 Hasaka, SANA A convoy of US occupation tankers laden with stolen Syrian oil along with vehicles laden with military equipment have leaved the Syrian al-Jazeera region through al-Waleed illegitimate crossing in Hasaka Countryside heading for the Iraqi territory. Local sources from al-Yarubiya countryside in Hasaka northeastern countryside told SANA reporter that a…

Sayyed Nasrallah Announces Arrival of First Oil Tanker: Hezbollah Would Engage in Naval Confrontation with ‘Israel’ if it Strikes Ships

Hezbollah Secretary General Sayyed Hasan Nasrallah announced on Monday that the first fuel ship, which the Party decided to import from Iran, arrived in Banyas seaport early Sunday finished unloading its cargo, adding that the cisterns transferring the diesel load will enter Lebanon on Thursday. The diesel will be stored in specific tanks in Baalbeck…

IRGC Targets Terrorists’ Bases in Iraqi Kurdistan Region with Drones, Missiles

TEHRAN (FNA)- The Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) attacked the positions of terrorists in the Iraqi Kurdistan region with artillery fire, missiles and drones. The missile units of the IRGC Aerospace, with the participation of the IRGC Ground Forces’ UAV unit carried out successful operations on Wednesday, and pounded the headquarters of terrorists in Northern…

Iran Warns it Will Attack ISIS in Iraq if Border Security is Not Upheld

The Cradle Iranian officials said on 6 September that they will not tolerate the growing activity of terrorist groups in Iraq’s northern region, saying that security forces are ready to attack if Iran’s borders are threatened. “Given the growing threat from terrorist and armed groups in Kurdistan, in northern Iraq, as well as growing instability…

ISIL Attack Kills at Least 12 Iraqi Police

At least 12 Iraqi policemen have been killed in an attack carried out by the ISIL Takfiri group at a security checkpoint in the country’s north. The twin attack on Sunday, in the al-Rashad region south of Kirkuk city, took place just after midnight, Iraqi media reported. The attackers first engaged in a military confrontation…

Will the US Leave Iraq and Syria?

Steven Sahiounie After the chaotic exit from Afghanistan, many experts predict the withdrawal of US troops will next be from Iraq and Syria. US President Joe Biden has said the US is no longer in the ‘nation-building’ business abroad.  George W. Bush sold the US Congress and the UK on forcing democracy down the throat of the Iraqi people, who…

Iraqi President, Syrian Ambassador in Baghdad Discuss Bilateral Cooperation

29 August، 2021 Baghdad, SANA Iraqi President Barham Salih discussed with Syrian Ambassador in Baghdad, Sattam Jadaan al-Dandah bilateral relations between Syria and Iraq and situation in the region. The Iraqi Presidency said in a statement of which SANA received a copy of it that “during the meeting the relations between the two countries which…

Iran to Continue Supporting Iraq’s Independence

TEHRAN (FNA)- Iranian Foreign Minister Hossein Amirabdollahian in separate meetings with Iraqi President Barham Salih and Prime Minister Mustafa al-Kadhimi renewed Iran’s support for Iraq’s national sovereignty, independence, and territorial integrity. During the meetings that were held on the sidelines of ‘Summit on Regional Support for Iraq’ in Baghdad, Amir Abdollahian conveyed Iranian President Seyed…

Iraqi Militias Attack Eight US Logistics Convoys in 24 Hours

Ilya Tsukanov Baghdad-allied Shia militias in Iraq have expressed dissatisfaction with the government’s recently-signed US forces agreement, which allows for a limited contingent of US troops to stay in the country, and have insisted that all US personnel, including trainers and elements of the US Air Force, leave the country immediately. Shia militias targeted as…