Al-Akhbar is currently going through a transitional phase whereby the English website is available for Archival purposes only. All new content will be published in Arabic on the main website (

Al-Akhbar Management

Iran's role in an Iraqi military offensive to recapture Tikrit could be positive as long as it does not fuel sectarian divisions in the country, the...
Wednesday, March 4, 2015
Read more
Iraqi Kurdish premier Nechirvan Barzani on Monday accused the Baghdad government of failing to give his autonomous Kurdish region its share of oil...
Tuesday, February 17, 2015
Read more | 1 Comment
Kurdish peshmerga fighters have fought their way to Iraq's Mount Sinjar and freed hundreds of people trapped there by Islamic State of Iraq and Syria...
Friday, December 19, 2014
Read more
Elie Chalhoub
The current wave of bombings in Iraq, which took hundreds of lives in just a few days, seems to be more closely related to what is happening on its...
Thursday, May 23, 2013
Read more | 1 Comment
Ahmad al-Moussawi
The first batch of fighters from the Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) have crossed into Iraqi territory. The Iraqi government was quick to reject the...
Thursday, May 16, 2013
Read more | 5 Comments
Yahya Dbouk
On Thursday, 21 February, 2013, the Israeli daily Yedioth Ahronoth revealed that a high-level Kurdish delegation had recently visited Israel to...
Friday, February 22, 2013
Read more
^ Back to Top
Syndicate content