Iraq

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Pope calls for peace from ruins of Iraq’s war-battered Mosul

Francis headed to the northern city of Mosul, which was heavily damaged in the war against IS, to pray for Iraq’s war victims.

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Pope lands in Iraq on his first international trip since the pandemic began

Pope Francis arrived in Iraq today in what is his first visit to the country. It is his first international trip since the start of the pandemic.

At least 32 dead in double suicide bombing in busy Baghdad market

No one immediately took responsibility for the attack, which is the first of its kind in the area in three years.