Middle Eastern foreign policy of the Barack Obama administration
For purposes of U.S. foreign policy, the Middle East consists of Gaza, Iran, Iraq, Israel, Libya and Syria.
On February 2, 2009, President Obama signed a memorandum "directing more than $20 millio...
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Obama Hid “Secret Details” Of Iran Deal, Put Every Single American At Risk!
The deal included releasing seven Iranians and lifting warrants on fourteen others. These individuals pose a resl threat to American Security.
Amal Clooney: Do not let Iraq be another Rwanda
Addressing UN member states, human rights lawyer and activist Amal Clooney has called for action on ISIS genocide crimes in Iraq. Report by Sarah Duffy.
Barack Obama poised to punish Vladimir Putin for US election meddling
The White House plans to revise an executive order designed to punish cyber attacks. The current order doesn't cover interference with U.S. elections.
Sand River in Iraq, All you need to know about it, a rare phenomenon Viral Video 2015
The video footage shows a river of hail running through the desert following a storm on November 16, 2015. It has been named as the 'sand river'.
Iranian Vessels Come Within 300 Yards Of US Destroyer
A US Navy official told CNN four Iranian Revolutionary Guard Corps vessels conducted a "high-speed intercept" of the USS Nitze in waters near the Strait of Hormuz Tuesday, deeming the incident "unsafe...
Kuwait, Iraq sizzle in 129-degree heat, setting all-time eastern hemisphere record
Both Kuwait and Iraq reached the hottest temperature on record in Asia, at 129 degrees Fahrenheit.
Obama Kicks Off Historic Cuba Visit
The visit is the first by a U.S. president in 88 years. President Barack Obama arrived to small but cheering crowds on Sunday at the start of a historic visit to Cuba that opened a new chapter in U.S....
U.S., Cuba Announce Plans To Resume Commercial Flights
The deal on commercial flights comes exactly one year after Obama and Raúl Castro agree to re-establish ties. The U.S. and Cuban governments announced an agreement to restore commercial flights betwee...
The New Tallest Building In The World Is Set To Rise In Iraq
If the plan for a brand-new tower known as "The Bride" is completed as proposed by AMBS Architects, it will be the new tallest building in the world. Set to rise in Iraq's oil-rich Basra Province, the...
The 'Iraqi Rambo' Has Killed 1,500 ISIS Members And Is A Beast
Meet the ultimate tool in the fight against ISIS – the Iraqi Rambo. Abu Azrael – which roughly translates to ‘The Angel of Death’ – is purportedly the leader of a Shi’ite militia, the Imam Ali Brigade...
A Look Inside Iraq's Incredible Graveyard City, Wadi Us Salaam
About two hours drive south of Baghdad sits Wadi us-Salaam, also known as the Valley of Peace. From afar, it looks like a densely-packed cluster of dwellings, one that should be teeming with activity....
Helmet Camera Footage Shows Joint U.S. Delta Force-Kurdish Raid To Rescue Islamic State Hostages
A video first posted Saturday by Rudaw, a Kurdish news site, purportedly shows footage of the joint U.S.-Kurdish raid that freed about 70 hostages from an Islamic State prison in northern Iraq early T...
Facebook is the new travel guide for migrants headed to Europe
Iraqis are using the social network to crowdsource everything from how to find a smuggler to what to pack.
US official: 'IS making and using chemical weapons in Iraq and Syria'
There is a growing belief within the US government that the Islamic State militant group is making and using crude chemical weapons in Iraq and Syria, a US official has told the BBC. The US has identi...
ISIS's No. 2 Fadhil Ahmad Al-Hayali Killed In US Airstrike, White House Says 
A US airstrike has killed the Islamic State's 'second in command', according to the White House. Fadhil Ahmad al-Hayali was killed in a strike while traveling near the Iraqi city of Mosul on Tuesday, ...
Foreign policy of the Barack Obama administration
The foreign policy of the Barack Obama administration has been the foreign policy of the United States since Obama's January 2009 inauguration as President of the United States. Obama named his chief ...
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Arab-Israeli peace process
The Arab–Israeli conflict (Arabic: الصراع العربي الإسرائيلي‎ Al-Sira'a Al'Arabi A'Israili; Hebrew: הסכסוך הישראלי-ערבי‎ Ha'Sikhsukh Ha'Yisraeli-Aravi) refers to the political tension a...
Arab-Israeli peace process - Wikipedia
Gaza
Gaza may refer to:
2008-2009 Israel-Gaza conflict
The Gaza War, also known as Operation Cast Lead (מבצע עופרת יצוקה‎), or the Gaza Massacre (مجزرة غزة‎) and by Hamas as the Battle of al-Furqan (معركة الفرقان‎), was a three-week arme...
2008-2009 Israel-Gaza conflict - Wikipedia
Iran-United States relations
Because there are no formal diplomatic relations between the Islamic Republic of Iran and the United States of America instead of exchanging ambassadors, Iran maintains an interests section at the Pak...
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Iraq
Iraq (/ɪˈræk/, /ɪˈrɑːk/, or /aɪˈræk/; Arabic: العراق‎ al-‘Irāq, Kurdish: Êraq), officially the Republic of Iraq (Arabic:  جمهورية العراق  Jum...
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Iraq War
The Iraq War was a protracted armed conflict that began with the 2003 invasion of Iraq led by the United States. The invasion toppled the government of Saddam Hussein. The conflict, however, continued...
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Iraq-United States relations
Iraq–United States relations are the diplomatic relations between Iraq and the United States.
American commercial interaction with the Ottoman Empire (which included the area that later became mod...
Libya-United States relations
Libya–United States relations are today cordial and cooperative, with particularly strong security cooperation only after the 2012 attack on the US liaison office or mission in Benghazi. Furthermore, ...
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Syria-United States relations
Syria–United States relations are officially non-existent. Relations have been severed due to the Syrian Civil War. Priority issues between the two states include the Arab–Israeli conflict, the Golan ...
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History of Iraq (1958-1968)
The Iraqi Republic (Arabic: الجمهورية العراقية‎ al-Jumhūrīyah al-‘Irāqīyah) was a state forged in 1958 under the rule of President Muhammad Najib ar-Ruba'i and Prime Minister Abd al...
History of Iraq (1958-1968) - Wikipedia
2008-2009 Gaza Strip aid
Following the Gaza War, humanitarian and reconstruction aid for the Gaza Strip was donated by many countries and international bodies. Damage from the Israeli offensive was estimated to be almost $2 b...
2008-2009 Gaza Strip aid - Wikipedia
U.S. list of most-wanted Iraqis
In April 2003, the United States drew up a list of most-wanted Iraqis, consisting of the 55 members of the deposed Iraqi regime whom they most wanted to capture. The list was turned into a set of play...
Karbala provincial headquarters raid
The Karbala provincial headquarters raid was an infiltration attack carried out on January 20, 2007 by insurgent commandos, with possible Iranian involvement, on the American contingent of the Joint S...