IRAQ

 

Name Region Established Language Owner Period Format Political View Topics Circulation Website AMW Credibility Score AMW Verified
Xendan National 2010 Arabic, Kurdish Xendan News Agency Daily Online Neutral All      570,000 Website 8.73 NO
Bas News National 2011 English, Turkish, Arabic Private Daily Online Pro-Kurdish All      771,000 Website 8.69 NO
Almada Newspaper National 2003 Arabic Al-Mada Foundation for Media, Culture and Arts Daily Online Left-wing All      954,000 Website 8.68 NO
Kitabat National 2002 Arabic Private Daily Online Neutral All      500,000 Website 8.57 NO
Alghad Press National 2004 Arabic Private Daily Online Neutral All      848,000 Website 8.56 NO
Iraqi News National 2000 English Private Daily Online Neutral All   1,200,000 Website 8.56 NO
Azzaman Baghadad 1997 English; Arabic Saad Al-Bazzaz Daily Print, online Pan-Arab All      176,000 Website 8.52 NO
Kurdiu National 1999 English, Turkish, Arabic Private Daily Online Pro-Kurdish All      508,000 Website 8.51 NO
Rudaw National 2008 English, Turkish, Arabic Rudaw Company Daily Online Pro-Kurdish All      392,000 Website 8.50 NO
Shafaq National 2012 Arabic, Kurdish SHAFAQ Foundation for Culture and Media Daily Online Neutral All      412,000 Website 8.50 NO
Shakwmakw National 2007 Arabic Private Daily Online Neutral All      252,000 Website 7.97 NO
Sbeiy National 2007 Arabic Nawshirwan Mustafa Daily Online Pro-Kurdish All      179,000 Website 7.91 NO
Bahra Baghadad 1982 Arabic, Syrian Assyrian Democratic Movement Weekly Print, online Conservative Politics      162,000 Website 7.72 NO
Firat News National 2005 Turkish, Kurdish, English, Arabic, German, Spanish, Russian and Persian   Daily Online Pro-Kurdish All      286,000 Website 7.50 NO
Sot al-Iraq Iraqi Kurdistan 1998 Kurdish Kurdistan Democratic Party Daily Online Centre-right Politics, culture      325,000 Website 7.45 NO
Awene News National 2006 Arabic, Kurdish, Pashto Asos Ahmed Hardi Weekly Online Pro-Kurdish All        69,000 Website 7.31 NO
Hawlati Iraqi Kurdistan 2000 Kurdish Tariq Fatih Bi-weekly Print, online Left-wing All        73,000 Website 7.21 NO
The Kurdish Globe Kurdistan 2005 English Private Weekly Online Neutral Politics, culture        40,000 Website 7.17 NO
Iraqi Media Network National 2003 Arabic Iraqi Government Daily Online Pro-government All        84,000 Website 7.13 NO
Bahzani National 2004 Arabic Private Daily Online Neutral All      168,000 Website 7.03 NO
SOMA Digest Kurdistan 2006 English Khak Press & Media Center Weekly Online Pro-PUK Politics, culture        48,000 Website 5.96 NO
Voice of Iraq National 2003 Arabic, Iraqi Turkish Private Daily Online Neutral All       116,000 Website 5.72 NO
Face Iraq National 2012 Arabic Private Daily Online Neutral All      101,000 Website 5.53 NO
Alforat News National 2011 Arabic Ammar al-Hakim Daily Online Islamism All        92,000 Website 5.51 NO
Xebat Iraqi Kurdistan 2004 Kurdish Kurdistan Democratic Party Daily Online Centre-right Politics, culture        77,000 Website 5.36 NO
Nahrain National 2000 Arabic Al Nahrain Foundation for Culture and Information Daily Online Neutral All        88,000 Website 5.35 NO
Al-Mashriq Baghadad 2010 Arabic Private Daily Online Centrism All        69,000 Website 5.26 NO
Rozhnama Kurdistan 2007 English Wusha corp Daily Online Centrism Politics, culture        75,000 none 5.14 NO
Al-Mutamar Baghadad 2007 Arabic Iraqi National Congress Daily Print, online Centrism Politics        72,000 Website 5.06 NO

 

NOTES

The above rankings were last updated on February 28, 2019, and are based on the most recent Credibility Score Reports and Annual Audit Reports issued as of the end of 2018.

 

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