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Shaida al-Amin
Oil is one of the primary issues in Iraq today, and a main factor in driving its political process. From the southern provinces all the way to the...
Friday, February 6, 2015
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Iraq Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi has ordered an end to a years-old nightly curfew in Baghdad in a bid to ease restrictions on daily life despite...
Thursday, February 5, 2015
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Fighting and other violence in Iraq killed at least 1,375 people including 790 civilians in January, the United Nations Assistance Mission for Iraq (...
Sunday, February 1, 2015
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Updated at 2:18 pm (GMT+2): Strikes and suicide attacks in Baghdad, Samarra and Kirkuk killed at least 21 and wounded 105 on Friday, according to...
Friday, January 30, 2015
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A double suicide attack on a base housing militia groups fighting alongside the government north of Baghdad killed at least six people on Thursday,...
Thursday, January 29, 2015
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A suicide attack in the Taji area, north of the Iraqi capital, killed at least seven people and wounded 17 on Thursday, security and medical...
Thursday, January 22, 2015
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A search team has discovered 16 corpses in an area of northern Iraq formerly controlled by Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) extremist militants...
Thursday, January 15, 2015
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Salam Zaidan
The expansion of the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) in the north of Iraq has revived the debate about establishing new regions in Iraq. It is...
Wednesday, January 14, 2015
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Fatima Hanan Elreda
A woman hanging laundry looks out the window, makes eye contact with her neighbor in a silent conversation that moves faster than the speed of sound...
Monday, January 12, 2015
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