Al-Azhar released a statement concerning the recent violent events in Iraq.
The attack of The Islamic State of Iraq and al Sham (ISIS) on Mossul and its march on Baghdad has taken the international community by surprise.
Iraq’s Sunni Mufti Rafe’ Al-Refaey was interviewed by Al-Arabiya about Iraq’s current crisis.
Al-Sistani called on Iraqi citizens who are well and able to take up arms in order to fend of the terrorists and protect their country.
Prominent Shia’a cleric Muqtada Al-Sadr released a statement Tuesday regarding recent violent events taking place in Iraq.
As the ISIS took over one of Iraq’s most strategic cities, Mosul, analysts assess Iraq’s needs.
Islamist fighters have overrun Iraq's second-most populous city, prompting the prime minister to request a state of emergency.
Soldiers in Mosul threw down their guns and stripped off their uniforms as Sunni insurgents approached and raised their black flags on Tuesday.
Iraq ranks 131st on the UN Human Development Index.
Although Iraq has seen a sharp rise in the number of higher education institutions in recent years, the quality remains poor.