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W.G. Dunlop
Deputy Iraq Bureau Chief for the news wire, based in Baghdad since 2011. All views here my own. Tweet/RT//follow ≠ endorsement. william.dunlop@afp.com
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W.G. Dunlop Jul 25
Eight years of Middle East reporting in coins: Tunisia, Egypt, Libya; UAE, Kuwait, Bahrain; Lebanon, Syria, Turkey.
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W.G. Dunlop Jul 14
Videos appear to show killing, beatings by Iraq forces in Mosul area
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W.G. Dunlop Jul 14
Residents of west Mosul begin huge task of rebuilding by
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Philip Coggan Jul 13
Clearing out my desk I find Bear Stearns report from March 2007: "The long-term fundamentals for mortgage-backed securities remain strong."
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W.G. Dunlop Jul 11
Replying to @wgdunlop
Actually, at least one of those may have been reported wounded -- would have to check.
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W.G. Dunlop Jul 11
Replying to @ingarogg
Oh, definitely more than that. He was reported dead near Qaim and near Mosul a couple years ago.
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W.G. Dunlop Jul 11
Replying to @mike_giglio
Or maybe one of the Iraqi flags they dropped over Mosul yesterday?
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AFP news agency Jul 11
in 1995, Bosnian Serb forces seize control of Srebrenica, before killing 8,000 Muslim males in Europe's worst massacre since WWII
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W.G. Dunlop Jul 10
And thus coverage of the Mosul op ends much as it began, with 'Wild Tiger' filling in for missing sleep.
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W.G. Dunlop Jul 10
Iraq PM hails victory over 'brutality and terrorism' in Mosul, says it marks 'failure' of jihadists' state
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W.G. Dunlop Jul 10
: Loss of Mosul a 'decisive blow' against IS: US-led coalition
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W.G. Dunlop Jul 10
: Iraq now faces missions of stabilisation, rebuilding: PM
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W.G. Dunlop Jul 10
: Mosul victory marks 'end and failure and collapse' of jihadists' state: Iraq PM
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W.G. Dunlop Jul 10
: Iraq PM declares victory over 'brutality and terrorism' in Mosul
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AFP news agency Jul 10
US issues apology to Beijing for 'Republic of China' gaffe at G20 summit in Hamburg
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Evan McMurry Jul 9
Photo on the left is making the rounds on social media. Photo on the right is the original Getty Image.
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W.G. Dunlop Jul 10
Iraq PM hails forces for securing Mosul victory, delays announcement out of 'respect' for those still fighting
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W.G. Dunlop Jul 9
Replying to @PatrickOsgood
Limits of 140 chars -- hails them for securing it but not yet completing, which makes a bit more sense.
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W.G. Dunlop Jul 9
PM walked back statement from his office that had declared the city 'liberated' earlier in the day.
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W.G. Dunlop Jul 9
Iraq PM hails forces for Mosul 'victory', says he won't announce it yet out of respect for those still fighting
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