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Alaa al-Lami
Leadership rows, including those based on a statement by one top official suggests that sectarianism has found its way into the top echelons of Iraq’...
Wednesday, January 18, 2012
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Gunmen killed a village chief and his three sons when they burst into his home just south of Baghdad on Wednesday before fleeing, Iraqi security and...
Wednesday, January 18, 2012
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Mariam Abdallah
The Iraqi writer Hamed al-Maliki, unlike many of his colleagues, managed to build a rich career for himself in his home country despite the grim...
Tuesday, January 17, 2012
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More Iraqi refugees returned to their homeland in 2011 than in any other year since 2004, UN figures showed on Tuesday, with the largest number...
Tuesday, January 17, 2012
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Gunmen attacked a police checkpoint in Iraq's western desert, close to the Syrian and Jordanian borders, killing five policemen early on Tuesday in...
Tuesday, January 17, 2012
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A car bomb exploded inside a residential complex housing displaced Shia Muslims in the Iraqi city of Mosul on Monday, killing at least eight people...
Monday, January 16, 2012
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Alaa al-Lami
The self sacrifice of Iraqi army Lieutenant Nazhan Faleh al-Jabouri to save Shia pilgrims poked a hole in the dominant narrative of sectarian strife...
Sunday, January 15, 2012
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US marines could see only "silhouettes" as they entered a house where some of a total of 24 Iraqi civilians were massacred in a controversial 2005...
Wednesday, January 11, 2012
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An Iraqi MP close to Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki urged oil-rich Kuwait to review the billions of dollars of war reparations it demands for Saddam...
Monday, January 9, 2012
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