Iraq hands over 188 children of jihadists to Turkey

Iraq hands over 188 children of jihadists to Turkey

The Iraqi authorities have handed over to Turkey 188 Turkish children born to suspected members of the Islamic State group, a spokesman for Iraqi justice said on Wednesday. Representatives of Unicef, the United Nations Children’s Fund, attended the operations. These children, Iraqi judge Abdel Sattar Birqdar said, were “abandoned by Daesh terrorists in Iraq”.

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Seventh French jihadist sentenced to death in Iraq

Seventh French jihadist sentenced to death in Iraq

Another national was sentenced to death in Iraq on Wednesday for belonging to the Islamic State jihadist group. He will join the six French jihadists already convicted in Iraq since last Sunday: 29-year-old Yassine Sakka was sentenced by a court in Baghdad on Wednesday. The young man was arrested in Syria, then transferred to Iraq […]

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French jihadists in Iraq France multiplies the steps to avoid the death penalty

French jihadists in Iraq: France “multiplies the steps” to avoid the death penalty

France “multiplies the steps” so that four French sentenced to death in Iraq for belonging to the group Islamic State (ISIS) escape the death penalty, said Tuesday, May 28, the head of French diplomacy. “We are multiplying the steps to avoid the death penalty to these four French,” said Jean-Yves Le Drian on France Inter […]

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Six French ISIS sentenced to death in three days in Iraq

Six French ISIS sentenced to death in three days in Iraq

Half of the 12 French transferred from Syria to Iraq were sentenced to death in three days for joining the Islamic State (IS), Paris ensuring “multiply the steps” to avoid the death penalty to its nationals. Brahim Nejara, 33, accused by French intelligence of having facilitated the sending of jihadists to Syria, and Karam El […]

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Three French jihadists sentenced to death in Iraq

Three French jihadists sentenced to death in Iraq

The Iraqi judiciary blames them for belonging to the Islamic State. They have thirty days to appeal. Three French men were sentenced to death Sunday in Iraq for belonging to the jihadist group Islamic State (IS), a verdict unpublished for nationals of this country, according to a judicial source. These are Kévin Gonot, Leonard Lopez […]

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Iraq: withdrawal of American diplomats due to an "imminent threat" in relation with Iran

Iraq: withdrawal of American diplomats due to an “imminent threat” in relation with Iran

As pressure between Washington and Tehran continues to mount, the United States has decided to remove some of its diplomats from Iraq. A decision motivated by “imminent threat” in “direct link with Iran”, according to senior US officials. Iraq appears as the collateral victim of the escalation between the Americans and Iran. In recent days, […]

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Is Donald Trump right to say that ISIS is defeated in Syria and Iraq

Is Donald Trump right to say that ISIS is defeated in Syria and Iraq?

After the loss of ISIS territories in Iraq and Syria, the group is still a concrete threat to civilians but also to the armed forces on the ground. It also continues to inspire attacks in Europe, like that of December in Strasbourg. “We defeated ISIS in Syria”. This is what Donald Trump asserts in a […]

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Iraq Trump's surprise visit to US troops

Iraq: Melania and Trump’s surprise visit to US troops

The US president Donald trump, accompanied by his wife, Melania, landed Wednesday at Al Assad air base, west of Baghdad. In front of the military and journalists, he defended his decision to withdraw the American soldiers present in Syria. Bombers on the back, Donald Trump traveled Wednesday in Iraq for a surprise visit of a few […]

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Rohani calls Muslims to unite against United states

Rohani calls Muslims to unite against United states

Iranian President Hassan Rohani on Saturday called on Muslims around the world to unite against the United States, rather than “rolling out red carpets to criminals”. Iranian President Hassan Rohani on Saturday called on Muslims around the world to unite against the United States, instead of “rolling out red carpets to criminals”. Donald Trump disengaged […]

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