The civil government of postwar Iraq was headed originally by the High Commissioner, Sir Percy Cox, and his deputy, ColonelArnold Wilson. British reprisals after the murder of a British officer in Najaf failed to restore order. The most striking problem facing the British was the growing anger of the nationalists, who continued to fight against the imposition of British authority. British administration had yet to be established in Iraqi Kurdistan.
Overall, military deaths peaked after the invasion of Iraq...Bush's2003 invasion of Iraq ... In Iraq, the insurgency became a breeding ground for terrorist groups such as the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria ... military announced the death of two soldiers in Iraq without providing further detail on the circumstances of their death ... the Iraq War.
Ahmed al-Zaki, director of the Baghdad InternationalBookFair, told reporters on Tuesday that the 10-day exhibition, which opened on Monday with various cultural and artistic activities, is an important cultural event in Iraq.
At the time, we were discussing the coverage of our road to the Iraq War, but subsequent events have demonstrated that this national illness is far more advanced than either of us had suspected ...Similar rumors swirl around events much farther back in history as well, sometimes with enormous consequences ... Events then took a much more ominous turn.
Nearly a hundred years after the sinking of the Ertugrul, Turkish Airlines' transportation in 1985 of many Japanese citizens stranded in Tehran during the Iran-Iraq war is also remembered as a landmark event in bilateral relations. Türkiye and Japan consider these two historical events turning points in their mutual relations.
There are all kinds of strange happenings at work, all kinds of uncanny events ... invasion and occupation of Iraq, or the Asian tsunami, these huge cataclysmic events, I was, I think as you are, the journalist who comes in with a notepad, maybe a camera, and I am interviewing other people about their shock, but really I’ve had a reportorial distance.
13 (Xinhua) -- Iraq's international oil expo has seen enthusiastic participation from Chinese companies, which are ready to join Iraq to further develop its rich oil resources ... He added that Chinese companies' participation in the event reflects their interest in Iraq and keenness to share Chinese expertise with Iraqis for mutual benefit.
The interviews with the officials were conducted on Monday following a series of roundtable discussions hosted by IFC and MIGA under the umbrella of “Promoting Foreign Direct Investment in Jordan and Iraq”. The event was attended by senior officials from both countries, CEOs of banks and businesspeople ... Jordan-Iraq nexus.
French soldier killed in Iraq died in four-hour gun battle with ISIS... "The Iraqi delegation clearly declared that Iraq today doesn't need combat troops, and this is a continuation to our stance in every event; we don't need combat troops in Iraq," he said ... None were found in Iraq and the country was plunged into chaos after the invasion.