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Qassim Soleimani

Qassim Soleimani

Is the US-Saudi Relationship Having Problems?

The decision taken by the United States Department of Defense to scale down its military firepower deployed to Saudi Arabia — a key allied country in the oil-rich and strategically important Gulf region — has sparked a wave of speculations regarding the reasons and timing of such an American step. Reports of…
bubmag
May 11, 2020
Qassim Soleimani

Newly Appointed Iraqi PM Meets with US and Iran Ambassadors

By VOA News May 10, 2020 Iraq's new prime minister, Mustafa al-Kadhimi, chaired his first cabinet meeting Saturday after being sworn in earlier in the week. Kadhimi had meetings with U.S. Ambassador Matthew H. Tueller and Iranian Ambassador Iraj Masjedi. His meeting with the Iranian envoy comes as tensions between…
bubmag
May 11, 2020
Qassim Soleimani

Newly Appointed Iraqi PM Meets with US and Iran Ambassadors

Iraq's new prime minister, Mustafa al-Kadhimi, chaired his first cabinet meeting Saturday after being sworn in earlier in the week. Kadhimi had meetings with U.S. Ambassador Matthew H. Tueller and Iranian Ambassador Iraj Masjedi. His meeting with the Iranian envoy comes as tensions between the United States and Iran have…
bubmag
May 10, 2020
Qassim Soleimani

Former Iraqi intelligence chief approved as new premier

By: AP | Baghdad | Published: May 7, 2020 10:35:28 am The speaker of Iraq’s parliament Mohammed al-Halbousi meets with Iraqi Prime Minister-designate Mustafa al-Kadhimi before the vote on the new government at the parliament headquarters in Baghdad, Iraq (Reuters)Iraq’s former spy chief was sworn in as prime minister by…
bubmag
May 7, 2020
Qassim Soleimani

Former Iraqi intelligence chief approved as new premier

BAGHDAD (AP) — Iraq’s former spy chief was sworn in as prime minister by lawmakers early Thursday after weeks of tense political negotiations, as the country faces a severe economic crisis spurred by plummeting oil prices and the coronavirus pandemic. The majority of 255 legislators attending the session approved the…
bubmag
May 7, 2020
Qassim Soleimani

Former Iraqi intelligence chief approved as new premier

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bubmag
May 7, 2020
Qassim Soleimani

Former Iraqi intelligence chief approved as new premier

BAGHDAD (AP) — Iraq’s former spy chief was sworn in as prime minister by lawmakers early Thursday after weeks of tense political negotiations as the country faces a severe economic crisis spurred by plummeting oil prices and the coronavirus pandemic. The majority of 255 legislators attending the session approved the…
bubmag
May 7, 2020