T/iraq

  1. La tumba del venerado profeta Josué atrae a los creyentes en Bagdad en Español, Yesterday

    Nadie sabe con certeza si el profeta del Antiguo Testamento, vivió realmente o dónde podría estar enterrado. Pero durante siglos, los enfermos y los fieles han peregrinado a la tumba en Bagdad donde se cree que descansan sus restos.

  2. U.S. Airstrikes in Syria Target Iran-Backed Militias That Rocketed American Troops in Iraq Washington, February 25

    President Biden ordered retaliatory strikes against the militias whose attacks in Erbil this month killed one civilian contractor and wounded a U.S. service member.

  3. U.S. Airstrikes in Syria Target Iran-Backed Militias That Rocketed U.S. Troops in Iraq U.S., February 25

    President Biden ordered retaliatory strikes against the militias whose attacks in Erbil this month killed one civilian contractor and wounded a U.S. service member.

  4. Shlomo Hillel, Who Helped 120,000 Jews Flee Iraq, Dies at 97 Obits, February 21

    Working undercover, he used bribes, fake visas and a network of smugglers to bring refugees to Israel in the late 1940s and early ’50s.

  5. Tomb of Joshua, Revered Prophet, Beckons Believers in Baghdad Foreign, February 20

    No one knows for certain if Joshua, the Old Testament prophet, actually lived or where he might be buried. But for over 1,000 years, the sick and faithful have visited a Baghdad tomb said to be his.

  6. Rocket Attack in Iraq Kills a U.S. Military Contractor Foreign, February 15

    Some saw the barrage of rockets aimed at an airport in the northern city of Erbil as a test of the new administration in Washington.

  7. A Decade After the Arab Spring, Autocrats Still Rule the Mideast Foreign, February 14

    The popular uprisings of 2011 mostly failed, but they gave the region a taste for democracy that continues to whet an appetite for change.

  8. Years After a Massacre, Yazidis Finally Bury Their Loved Ones Foreign, February 7

  9. In Beleaguered Babylon, Doing Battle Against Time, Water and Modern Civilization Foreign, February 6

    The ancient city of Babylon is a World Heritage Site, but it faces threats old and new. As some of its walls crumble, preservationists are fighting to preserve the past.

  10. U.S. Airstrike Kills Top ISIS Leader in Iraq Foreign, January 29

    The joint operation with Iraqi forces was aimed at stemming the group’s resurgence, and illustrates Iraq’s continued reliance on the U.S. military.