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Baghdad (Xinhua/UNI) Saudi Arabian Minister of Commerce and Investment Majid a-Qasabi, who is on a visit to Iraq, on Wednesday announced that his country will open a new consulate in the Iraqi capital Baghdad on Thursday. more
Continue ‘their mission’ urges UN chief, as the victims of the Baghdad bombing are remembered, 15 years on

New York,  Remembering 22 colleagues killed by the “horrific terrorist attack” on the United Nations headquarters in Baghdad 15 years ago, Secretary-General Antóni ...

Iraq elections: Is Prime Minister Abadi set to lose?

Baghdad: With the lion share of the votes counted, Iraq's Prime Minister Haidar al-Abadi is set to lose the polls.

UN envoy ‘confident’ Baghdad and Erbil can work hand in hand to overcome differences

New York, Oct 27(Just Earth News): Even as Iraq breathes a sigh of relief with the defeat of the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL or Da’esh), it has been hit by another crisis ...

In Baghdad, UN chief Guterres pledges solidarity with Iraqi government and people

New York, Mar 31 (Just Earth News): On what he called a "visit of solidarity" with Iraq, Secretary-General António Guterres on Thursday welcomed the commitment of the country’s l ...

Flooding in Baghdad, emergency response hurt by lagging funds: UN relief wing

New York, Nov 11 (Just Earth News/IBNS): Torrential downpours have caused flooding in and around the Iraqi capital, Baghdad, prompting a state of emergency to be declared in areas overwhelme ...

UN agency opens two new camps for displaced Iraqis in Baghdad

New York, Sept 24 (JEN) The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR), partners and local authorities announced on Wednesday the recent opening of two new camps for internally di ...

UNESCO lauds reopening of National Museum in Baghdad

New York, Mar 3 (JEN): The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) has congratulated Iraqi authorities for the 12-year effort to re-open the Baghdad Museum, ...