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Militants on Monday assaulted the final area of the Iraqi town of Dhuluiyah still outside their control, after tribesmen rejected an offer to let...
Monday, July 14, 2014
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At least seven people including four policemen were killed in northern Baghdad on Monday when a suicide bomber blew up a car packed with explosives...
Monday, July 7, 2014
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Shelling west of Baghdad killed the commander of the Iraqi army's 6th division on Monday, Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki's security spokesman said....
Monday, July 7, 2014
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Mostafa Nasser
Clashes between security forces and supporters of Mahmoud al-Hasani al-Sarkhi, a controversial cleric in Karbala, have left many wondering what was...
Thursday, July 3, 2014
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Hassan Chakrani
It was a historic moment in 2011 that brought many questions and challenges too: Iraq’s output had crossed the threshold of 2.5 million barrels per...
Saturday, June 28, 2014
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Powerful Shia cleric Muqtada al-Sadr vowed late Wednesday to "shake the ground" under the feet of advancing jihadi militants, days after thousands of...
Thursday, June 26, 2014
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Ziad Ghosn
With the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS) and al-Nusra Front in control of several oil fields in Syria, the two radical Islamist groups entered...
Wednesday, June 25, 2014
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Elie Chalhoub
The curtains have fallen on the last scene in the settlement farce in the region. War has extended its tentacles into Iraq and along the borders with...
Monday, June 23, 2014
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Sixty-nine detainees were killed in a militant attack on an Iraqi convoy transporting them in an area south of Baghdad on Monday, officials said. One...
Monday, June 23, 2014
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