Iraq





Trump admin. authorizes new sanctions on Iran

The Trump administration is rolling out new sanctions on the Iranian regime. While speaking at the White House Friday, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said the Trump administration will continue to cut off resources to Iran to stop its global terrorist activities.


Iraqi Kurdistan president calling on U.S. troops for help

The president of Iraqi Kurdistan is insisting the region needs the help of American forces to fight ISIS terrorists. On Wednesday, President Nechirvan Barzani denounced a resolution passed by the Iraqi parliament over the weekend to cancel a request for military assistance from a U.S.-led coalition.



Ayatollah’s threats of war stir power vacuum in Iraq

New reports claim President Trump is facing tough choices of either handing Iraq to Iran or risking future escalation of military tensions with the Ayatollah regime. This comes amid speculation of a possible withdrawal of U.S. troops from Iraq. One America’s Kristian Rouz examines the claims.