Destruction at Karbala airport, one of the areas targeted by US military air strikes on Thursday night. Photograph: Mohammed Sawaf/AFP via Getty Images

Iraq condemned overnight US air strikes on Friday, saying they killed six people and warning of dangerous consequences for what it called a violation(...)

 President Hassan Rouhani  offering his condolences to the family of killed Iranian Revolutionary Guards commander Qassem Suleimani. Photograph: Iranian Presidency/AFP/ Getty Images

July 25, 2015 – The US, Iran and other world powers including the UK announce an agreement they describe as a “first step” toward preventing Iran from(...)

Iranian supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei meeting family of    Qassem Suleimani in Tehran. The general  was killed in a targeted US strike as he left Baghdad International Airport  on Friday morning. Photograph: office of the Iranian supreme leader via AP

Tehran on Friday night vowed to avenge the killing of its most senior military commander by US forces, prompting fears that the US and Iran could be (...)

Iraqis burn a US  flag during a demonstrationagainst  attacks by US planes on several bases belonging to the Hezbollah brigades near Al-Qaim. Photograph:  Haidar Hamdani/AFP via Getty Images

Iraqi prime minister Adel Abdul Mahdi on Monday condemned US air strikes on Iranian-backed Iraqi militia bases, a move that could plunge Iraq further (...)