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World 30 Jan 2017 | 4:17 PM

Travel curbs show U.S. hatred of Muslims, say Islamist sympathisers - SITE

DUBAI (Reuters) - Entry curbs imposed by U.S. President Donald Trump on travellers from seven Muslim-majority countries are proof of America's “hatred towards Muslims”, sympathisers of Islamist militant groups said according to the U.S.-based SITE monitoring service.

Corporate News 30 Jan 2017 | 3:03 PM

Wall St drops on jitters over Trump's travel curbs

NEW YORK: U.S. stocks opened lower on Monday as investors turned defensive due to uncertainty sparked by President Donald Trump's orders to curb travel and immigration from some countries.

World 30 Jan 2017 | 4:12 AM

Global backlash grows against Trump's immigration order

BAGHDAD/CAIRO (Reuters) - A global backlash against U.S. President Donald Trump's immigration curbs gathered strength on Sunday as several countries including long-standing American allies criticised the measures as discriminatory and divisive.

World 29 Jan 2017 | 11:43 PM

Iraq to lobby against U.S. travel curbs to preserve cooperation against Islamic State

BAGHDAD/MOSUL, Iraq (Reuters) - Iraq will lobby against new travel limits to the United States by Iraqis, arguing both countries need to uphold their fight against Islamic State (IS), Iraqi parliamentarians said on Sunday.

World 29 Jan 2017 | 8:00 PM

Trump order dashes dreams of Iraqi family bound for United States

CAIRO/ERBIL, Iraq (Reuters) - Fuad Sharef and his family waited two years for a visa to settle in the United States, selling their home and quitting jobs and schools in Iraq before setting off on Saturday for a new life they saw as a reward for working with U.S. organisations.

World 29 Jan 2017 | 7:24 PM

Influential Shi'ite cleric Sadr says Americans should leave Iraq

BAGHDAD (Reuters) - An influential Shi'ite cleric said on Sunday American nationals should leave Iraq, in retaliation for the new travel curbs imposed by the U.S. administration on the Iraqis.

World 29 Jan 2017 | 5:41 PM

Iraq parliament panel asks government to 'reciprocate' to U.S. travel curbs

BAGHDAD (Reuters) - Iraq's foreign affairs committee on Sunday said the U.S. travel curbs imposed on Iraqis were "unfair," and asked the government in Baghdad to "reciprocate" to the American decision.

World 29 Jan 2017 | 4:53 PM

Iraq Shi'ite paramilitary calls for ban on U.S. nationals

BAGHDAD (Reuters) - Iraq's Popular Mobilization on Sunday called on the Iraqi government to ban U.S. nationals from entering Iraq and to expel those who are already in the country, in a reaction to the new U.S. travel curbs on Iraqis.

World 29 Jan 2017 | 4:23 AM

In Middle East, U.S. travel curbs decried as unjust, insulting

CAIRO/BAGHDAD (Reuters) - Arabs and Iranians planning U.S. trips reacted with fury on Saturday to new American travel curbs they said were insulting and discriminatory, as five Iraqis and a Yemeni were stopped from boarding a New York-bound flight in Cairo.

World 19 Oct 2016 | 4:07 AM

Yemen Houthis back truce, U.N., U.S. call for aid to flow

SANAA (Reuters) - Yemen's Houthi-run administration welcomed a 72-hour ceasefire starting on Wednesday intended to allow aid to reach areas cut off by months of fighting and in dire humanitarian need.