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Iraq Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi has ordered an end to a years-old nightly curfew in Baghdad in a bid to ease restrictions on daily life despite...
Thursday, February 5, 2015
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Abdel Rahman Nassar
The solidarity and support Jordan has received over the ordeal of its captured pilot, Moaz al-Kasasbeh, gives Amman legitimacy to fight the Islamic...
Thursday, February 5, 2015
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Updated at 5:51 pm (GMT+2): The ongoing conflict in the country pitting the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) jihadist group against Iraqi and...
Thursday, February 5, 2015
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President Barack Obama's nominee for defense secretary on Wednesday vowed to cut through "red tape" slowing US arms deliveries to Jordan, which plans...
Thursday, February 5, 2015
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Nearly 1,000 Iraqi Kurdish peshmerga fighters have been killed battling the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) jihadist group since June, a...
Wednesday, February 4, 2015
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The United Arab Emirates (UAE) pulled out of the air campaign fighting Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) militants after the capture of a...
Wednesday, February 4, 2015
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UNESCO on Tuesday voiced concern over reports of mass book-burning in Iraq, saying it would be one of the most "devastating" such actions in history...
Wednesday, February 4, 2015
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Updated at 5:22 pm (GMT +2): Jordan hanged two Iraqi jihadists on Wednesday, including a female militant, in response to an Islamic State of Iraq and...
Wednesday, February 4, 2015
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Updated at 9:31 pm (GMT+2): Supporters of the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) jihadist group circulated images on social media on Tuesday...
Tuesday, February 3, 2015
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