Powerful Shi'ite cleric Muqtada al-Sadr told tens of thousands of supporters that Iraqi Prime Minister Haidar al-Abadi must root out corruption and carry out promised reforms or risk losing power.
A Shi’ite mosque in Baghdad was hit by twin explosions causing multiple casualties and news reports said two suicide bombers may have been responsible.
Authorities in northern Iraq's Kurdish autonomous region say a teenage Swedish girl who was being held by Islamic State (IS) militants has been rescued in a raid by Iraqi Kurdish special forces.
The Pentagon is preparing to submit a long-awaited report to Congress about closing the U.S. military's detention center at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba.
Iraq's Environment Ministry says that radioactive material that was missing in the country has been found dumped near a gas station in the southern town of Zubair.
Clashes between Iraqi tribesmen and the Islamic State (IS) militant group in Fallujah have reportedly halted after the militants detained dozens of residents.
An Iraqi court has sentenced 40 men to death for their role in the 2014 massacre of hundreds of army recruits by the Islamic State (IS) group.
Turkey says its warplanes have bombed Kurdish positions across the border in northern Iraq, following a deadly bomb attack in the Turkish capital.
The government of Iraq's Kurdish region has challenged Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi to deliver on an offer to pay 400,000 public workers' salaries.
U.S.-led air strikes on Islamic State (IS) cash-storage sites have cost the militant group hundreds of millions of dollars, a U.S. military spokesman says.
Iraqi officials say Islamic State (IS) militants shot down a military helicopter west of Baghdad, killing two crew members and a member of the armed forces.
Iraq has informed an international watchdog agency of the theft last November of an industrial radiography device that carries potentially fatal radioactive substances.