Christmas day becomes a national holiday in Iraq

Iraqi government on Monday, announced the approval to designate Christmas day, 25th December, as official holiday across Iraq. The Cabinet voted to amend the national holidays law in order to…

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Trump announces US withdrawal from Syria

President Trump Wednesday signalled the defeat of ISIS and the withdrawal of the US military from Syria. Trump said US is in Syria only to defeat the terrorists. We have…

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Iran to defy US sanctions and sell oil, Rouhani reportedly says

(Reuters) Iran will sell its oil and break sanctions reimposed by the United States on its vital energy and banking sectors, Iranian President Hassan Rouhani told economists at a meeting…

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US reinstates tough sanctions on Iran, hitting oil, banking and shipping

(BBC)The US unleashed its “toughest ever” sanctions against Iran on Monday, a move that has already sparked mass protests in the oil-rich nation. The Trump administration reinstated all sanctions removed…

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