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Updated at 2:33 pm Iran, which is helping Iraq in its fight against jihadist-led militants, sent its foreign minister to Baghdad Sunday, as gunmen...
Sunday, August 24, 2014
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A suicide bomber blew up a vehicle packed with explosives at the interior ministry's intelligence headquarters in central Baghdad on Saturday,...
Saturday, August 23, 2014
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Gunmen opened fire on worshippers during Friday prayers at a mosque in the town of Imam Wais, northeast of Baghdad, killing at least 32 people, Iraqi...
Friday, August 22, 2014
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Al-Akhbar conducted an exclusive six-hour-long interview with Hezbollah Secretary General, Sayyed Hassan Nasrallah. In a multi-part series published...
Friday, August 15, 2014
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Two car bombs killed 12 people in different parts of the Iraqi capital Baghdad on Tuesday, police sources said. A witness said he saw black smoke...
Tuesday, August 12, 2014
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Adnan Abu Zeid
The name of Haider al-Abadi was not widely circulated in Iraqi media; the man liked to keep to himself and to stay out of the spotlight. People who...
Tuesday, August 12, 2014
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Updated 4:00 pm (GMT +3) The Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS) militants captured the town of Jalawla northeast of Baghdad at dawn on Monday...
Monday, August 11, 2014
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Updated at 4:45 (GMT +3) Iraq's National Alliance parliamentary bloc has chosen Haidar al-Abadi as its nominee for prime minister in place of...
Monday, August 11, 2014
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Updated at 4:22 pm (GMT+3) The Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS) militants extended their gains in northern Iraq on Thursday, seizing three more...
Thursday, August 7, 2014
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