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Posts Tagged: Iraq Israel

June 15, 2022 3:24 pm

Miss Iraq: Grotesque Antisemitic Iraqi Law Demands Strong Response

What does it mean when a society makes peace a crime, and adds the death penalty as a consequence? My native Iraq is about to...

June 2, 2022 11:27 am

Iraq Attacks Israel; What Should Happpen Next?

On May 26, Iraq approved a poorly thought out authoritarian law; its implications will hurt Iraqis in the diaspora, Iraqis in Iraq, and the Iraqi...

June 1, 2022 10:35 am

Why We Need to Remember the Farhud - Iraq is in the news again, this time due to its passage of a “draconian” law that forbids contact between Israel and Iraqi...

May 29, 2022 9:44 am

Iraq’s Blood-Curdling Bill Targets Israel (and Its Own People) – Nearly 20 years after the overthrow of Saddam Hussein’s regime in a US-led invasion, Iraq remains at war with Israel, as has been...

May 27, 2022 9:27 am

US Condemns Iraqi Law Criminalizing Contact With Israel

The United States has strongly condemned the passage of new legislation in Iraq that criminalizes contact between Iraqi citizens and Israelis on pain of death. The...

May 12, 2022 2:20 pm

Iraqis Could Face Death Penalty for Promoting Israeli Normalization

i24 News – Iraqis could face the death penalty or life imprisonment for promoting normalization with Israel according to a bill being discussed in parliament,...

October 6, 2021 11:46 am

An Iraqi Perspective on Israel

Growing up in Iraq, my curriculum in Baghdad’s elementary school included a “nationalism class” and required that we read a text by the Governor of...

February 1, 2019 12:11 pm

The False Promise of Iraqi-Israeli Peace

No one should be misled by the revelation that several Iraqi delegations visited Israel in 2018, and let that turn into optimism about Iraqi-Israeli relations....

June 18, 2018 4:07 pm

Iraqi Parliamentarian, Friend of US and Israel, Calls for ‘Mideast Summit’ as Islamists Burn Ballots in Baghdad

Last week, as Islamists burned ballot boxes in Baghdad, Iraqi Parliamentarian Mithal al-Alusi -- whose unconventional career in Parliament has included championing normalized relations between his country...

June 3, 2016 3:34 am

When Iraq Expelled Its Jews to Israel: The Inside Story

After Adolf Hitler’s defeat in May 1945, many Nazis melted away from the Reich, smuggled out by such organizations as the infamous Odessa group and...

October 24, 2013 2:20 pm

Senator Chuck Schumer: Iraqi Archive Belongs to Jewish Community - Sen. Chuck Schumer (D-NY) wants to stop the State Department from returning 2,700 Jewish books and ancient documents to Iraq. Sixteen American...

September 17, 2013 7:00 am

Should Iraq’s Jewish Archive be Returned to the Country? - A few years ago, in response to a Palestinian critic who made a disparaging remark about the fact that I don't speak...

February 25, 2013 11:44 am

Report: UK Deployed SAS to Iraq Ahead of Invasion to Prevent Attack on Israel

In the lead up to the country's entry into the Iraq war British Prime Minister Tony Blair deployed an elite unit to Iraq in...

July 18, 2012 2:22 am

Iraq Says No to U.S. Offer on Jewish Archives

Last month, Iraq announced that it would halt archaeological cooperation with the United States until all archives that were removed during Operation Iraqi Freedom in...


Israeli Forces Advance Deeper into Rafah as Hamas Rejects Ceasefire Deal

Israeli tanks advanced deeper into the western area of Rafah. Israel said its assault aimed to wipe out Hamas' last intact combat units in Rafah, a city which had sheltered more...


Doctor Treating 4 Rescued Israeli Hostages Says They Endured ‘A Lot O...

The doctor treating the four Israeli hostages who were rescued from Gaza over the weekend said they were abused in...

Middle East

Yemen’s Houthis Chief: Operations With Islamic Resistance in Iraq Aga...

The leader of Yemen's Houthis, Abdul Malik al-Houthi, said on Thursday the terrorist group's operations against Israel, carried out with...

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