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Tennessee National Guard troops deploying for Middle East

Soldiers from the Tennessee National Guard’s 1st Battalion, 181st Field Artillery Regiment, are deploying for a 10-month tour of the Middle East.

Local Artillery Guard unit heading to the Middle East

CHATTANOOGA (WDEF) - A Chattanooga-based National Guard unit is about to head overseas. The Tennessee National Guard’s 1st Battalion, 181st Field Artillery Regiment is leaving...

Iraq offers to mediate in crisis between its allies Iran, US

BAGHDAD (AP) — Iraq offered Sunday to mediate in the crisis between its two key allies, the United States and Iran, amid escalating Middle...

Iran’s top diplomat presses efforts to save nuclear deal

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran’s foreign minister traveled Friday to China on his Asian tour aimed at keeping world markets open to Tehran amid...

Once again, Iraq caught up in tensions between US and Iran

BAGHDAD (AP) — When U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo sat down with Iraqi officials in Baghdad last week as tensions mounted between America...

James Mahon Reports: Kurdish Independence

84 percent of Kurds in Iraq want independence. President Trump's support for Syrian Kurds, in the fight against ISIS, is raising hopes even higher. But both Turkey and Iran have spoken out against Kurdistani independence, which they feel could destabilize the Middle East further.

Mosul Refugee Camp Special Report

News 12 Now correspondent James Mahon visits a refugee camp on the outskirts of Mosul asking what more needs to be done to help...
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