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Al-Qaeda's Iraq franchise claimed responsibility for a wave of bombings last week that killed scores of people and heightened sectarian tensions days...
Tuesday, December 27, 2011
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The Iraqi capital suffered another suicide bomb attack on Monday as political leaders scramble to resolve a crisis threatening the fragile country's...
Monday, December 26, 2011
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Crisis talks between political leaders set for Friday, a day after Iraq's worst attacks in four months, were cancelled amid a worsening row that has...
Friday, December 23, 2011
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Khaled Al-Ghorabi
Sidon - In the Hisba (farmers’ market) area of Sidon, hard labor is no longer the reserve of Palestinians and Syrians. Arab workers strive to make a...
Thursday, December 22, 2011
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A string of bombs ripped through Baghdad on Thursday, killing at least 57 people as Iraq falls deeper in a political crisis that threatens the...
Thursday, December 22, 2011
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Alaa al-Lami
The largely sectarian-based political groupings in Iraq have made major U-turns in the year running up to US withdrawal. Amid current claims of...
Wednesday, December 21, 2011
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Iraqi Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki urged Kurdish authorities in the autonomous Iraqi Kurdistan on Wednesday to hand over Iraqi Vice President Tariq...
Wednesday, December 21, 2011
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Elie Chalhoub
The dramatic fallout between Iraqi PM Nouri al-Maliki and his VP Tariq al-Hashimi in the wake of US withdrawal from the country is part of a larger...
Tuesday, December 20, 2011
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Updated 3:49pm: Iraq's Sunni Arab vice president denied terror charges against him and vowed to defend himself in a defiant news conference on...
Tuesday, December 20, 2011
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