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Updated at 1:12 pm (GMT +2): The Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) group has begun bulldozing the ancient Assyrian city of Nimrud in Iraq, the...
Friday, March 6, 2015
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Salam Zeidan
Turkey is investing in the upcoming battle for the liberation of Mosul to expand its influence in Iraq. An increasing number of credible reports...
Wednesday, March 4, 2015
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Iraqi forces on Tuesday completed the recapture of the town of Dhuluiyah, parts of which had been held by the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS)...
Tuesday, December 30, 2014
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Updated at 2:19 pm (GMT +2): Some of the 1,500 new US troops authorized to “advise and train” Iraqi forces in their fight against the Islamic State...
Friday, November 21, 2014
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A car bomb explosion in Baghdad Thursday has killed at least five civilians, officials said. Two police officers said the vehicle packed with...
Thursday, May 16, 2013
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At least 90 Iraqi teenagers with "emo" appearances have been stoned to death by religious extremists in Baghdad in the past month after an...
Friday, March 9, 2012
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Saudi Foreign Minister Prince Saud al-Faisal called Thursday on the US-led coalition conducting airstrikes against the Islamic State of Iraq and...
Thursday, March 5, 2015
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Updated at 3:40 am/pm (GMT+ 2): Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) militants have set fire to Iraqi oil wells in the Ajil field east of the city...
Thursday, March 5, 2015
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Iran's role in an Iraqi military offensive to recapture Tikrit could be positive as long as it does not fuel sectarian divisions in the country, the...
Wednesday, March 4, 2015
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