A lack of water threatens Iraq's plans to raise its oil output, boost its stumbling economy and become a leading producer in the region after Saudi Arabia.
A multi-billion-dollar common seawater injection s
The most senior US military officer raised the possibility on Tuesday that American troops might need to take on a larger role in Iraq's ground war against Islamic State militants, but the White House stressed they would not deploy on a comb
For the 20 years between 1991 and 2011 - the interval between Operation Desert Storm and the final withdrawal of U.S. forces after a lengthy occupation of Iraq - Washington policymakers, Republican and Democratic, relied on various forms of coer
Arab nations have rallied behind US President Barack Obama's call to expand operations against jihadists in Iraq and Syria.
Bahrain and nine other Arab countries agreed, in a joint communique, to do more to stop the flow of fu
Iraqi Kurdistan has shipped a total of 11.2 million barrels of crude oil since May via a pipeline to Turkey's Mediterranean port of Ceyhan, Turkish energy minister Taner Yildiz told a conference in the southeastern city of Gaziante
Sometimes they came pretending to buy things. Sometimes they texted, sometimes they called, but the message was always the same: "Give us money."
Months before they took control of the Iraqi city of Mosul in June, Islami
Brent crude nudged higher to stay above $98 a barrel on Thursday amid geopolitical concerns in the Middle East, although worries about ample supply and weak demand that dragged prices to 17-month lows in the previous session kept a lid on gains.
Iran's scheduled start of gas exports to neighbouring Iraq will be delayed because of fighting between Islamic State militants and Iraqi troops, the Iranian Oil Ministry's official website Shana quoted Oil Minister Bijan Zanganeh as sa
Kuwait Energy, an independent oil and gas exploration and production company, has announced that a consortium comprising Kuwait Energy and Dragon Oil has made its first oil discovery at Block 9, Iraq.
The discovery was at the cons
Iraq's new oil minister is a veteran politician who will need to deploy all his experience to resolve disputes over Kurdish oil production and allay foreign investor fears about Islamist militia control in northern oil fields.