Iraq

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There Will Be No More Night review – chilling meditation on modern warfare
Éléonore Weber’s documentary, air-strike footage of pilots on night missions, could work well in a gallery

Cath Clarke

24, Jan, 2022 @10:00 AM

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Saudis hit back with deadly airstrikes in Yemen after Houthis’ UAE drone attack
Coalition announces strikes on Houthi strongholds as global leaders rally round Abu Dhabi

Martin Chulov Middle East correspondent

18, Jan, 2022 @1:33 PM

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The Queen is ill-advised in knighting Tony Blair | Letters
Letters: Sir Keir Starmer seems to have forgotten his principles, writes Keith Flett. How can the Queen be so out of touch, asks Dr Patrick Hoyte

Letters

05, Jan, 2022 @6:03 PM

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Geoff Hoon ‘told to burn memo that said Iraq invasion could be illegal’
Defence secretary under Tony Blair claims he was told to burn legal advice written by attorney general

Jessica Elgot Deputy political editor

05, Jan, 2022 @12:53 PM

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‘Gushing oil and roaring fires’: 30 years on Kuwait is still scarred by catastrophic pollution
Oilwells set alight by Iraqi forces in 1991 were put out within months, but insidious pollution still mars the desert

Richa Syal

11, Dec, 2021 @10:00 AM

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Iraqis who helped ADF fight Islamic State say they have been abandoned by Australia
Exclusive: Dozens of Iraqis say they have had no response from the Australian government for more than a year

Ben Doherty

07, Dec, 2021 @4:30 PM

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The Guardian view on a byelection test: Labour voters should back the Lib Dems | Editorial
Editorial: North Shropshire should show that opposition parties don’t have to enter formal pacts for their supporters to opt for the candidate best placed to dislodge the Tories

Editorial

06, Dec, 2021 @7:12 PM

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Kurdish village fears the worst for its loved ones after Channel disaster
Relatives await news on 10 men whose phones have gone silent and a map pin that remains stubbornly stuck halfway between Britain and France

Martin Chulov and Nechirvan Mando in Ranya, Iraqi Kurdistan

27, Nov, 2021 @8:00 AM

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Kurdish woman is first victim of Channel tragedy to be named
Maryam Nuri Mohamed Amin from northern Iraq was messaging her fiancé when dinghy started sinking

Harry Taylor

26, Nov, 2021 @11:03 PM

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Channel drownings unlikely to slow exodus from Iraqi Kurdistan
As officials grapple with crisis, even more Kurds are preparing to make dangerous journey to Europe

Martin Chulov Middle East correspondent and Nechirvan Mando

26, Nov, 2021 @5:00 AM

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Australian engineer imprisoned in Iraq pleads to Scott Morrison for help
Robert Pether says he was tricked into signing confession over dispute between his firm and Central Bank of Iraq

Christopher Knaus

24, Nov, 2021 @4:30 PM

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Call to British Airways might have averted 1990 Kuwait hostage crisis
Ambassador warned Foreign Office an Iraqi invasion was under way but this was not passed on to airline

Patrick Wintour Diplomatic correspondent

23, Nov, 2021 @6:21 PM

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