Sunday, April 20, 2014 12:56

Iran-Iraq relations

Iraq checks another Iranian plane for arms

Another Iranian airplane bound for Syria was made to land in Iraq to undergo an inspection.This is this the fifth time in the past month that Iraq has made an Iranian airplane land so that it could be searched. » read more

Iraq tightens inspection of Iranian airplanes

Iraq says it has inspected three Iranian flights passing through that country en route to Damascus in the past week and found nothing suspicious. » read more

Iraq heightens scrutiny of Iranian planes bound for Syria

Iraq says it has intensified its inspection of Iranian flights passing through its airspace en route to Syria. » read more

Iran wants Iraq to end airplane inspections

Iran wants Iraq to stop searching Iranian airplanes heading for Syria, emphasizing there is no truth to allegations that Iran is delivering arms to Syria. » read more

Iraq to help solve dust problem

The deputy head of Iran’s Environment Organization announced that the president of Iraq has committed to greater cooperation to resolve the problem of dust particles. » read more

Iraq denies being conduit for Iranian oil

Ali Mousavi, the spokesman for Iraqi Prime Minister Nouri Al-Maleki has rejected claims by an American newspaper that Iraq is assisting Iran to circumvent U.S. sanctions. » read more

Iraqi PM visits amid regional tensions

Iraqi Prime Minister Nouri Maleki and his delegation entered Iran today for a two-day visit. » read more

Iran declines meeting in Europe for nuclear talks

Diplomatic sources say Iran has so far declined proposals to hold nuclear talks with the G5+1 in three European countries. » read more

U.S. "forced" out of Iraq: Supreme Leader

As American troops began exiting Iraq, Iran’s Supreme Leader Ayatollah Khamenei said the U.S. finally has been “forced” to leave Iraq. » read more

Iraqi president acted for release of U.S. detainees in Iran

Iraq has announced that its own president, Jalal Talebani, mediated the discussions that will bring about the imminent release of Shane Bauer and Josh Fattal, two American imprisoned in Iran. » read more