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Iraq's defense minister criticized the United States on Sunday for declaring a timeframe for an offensive to recapture the Islamic State of Iraq and...
Monday, February 23, 2015
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Shaida al-Amin
Oil is one of the primary issues in Iraq today, and a main factor in driving its political process. From the southern provinces all the way to the...
Friday, February 6, 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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Updated at 2:18 pm (GMT+2): Strikes and suicide attacks in Baghdad, Samarra and Kirkuk killed at least 21 and wounded 105 on Friday, according to...
Friday, January 30, 2015
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Kurdish Security Forces (KSF) launched an operation to retake the town of Sinjar in northwest Iraq from the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS)...
Thursday, December 18, 2014
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A suicide car bomb killed nine pro-government fighters in an attack near the Iraqi city of Tikrit on Wednesday. The attack comes in the light of an...
Wednesday, December 10, 2014
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Franco Galdini, Andrea Lombardo
In a two-part series, Al-Akhbar English examines the mobilization and alliances, as well as challenges, between various Kurdish factions as they...
Wednesday, November 26, 2014
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A suicide bomber driving a car packed with explosives blew himself up in the capital of Iraq's Kurdistan region on Wednesday, killing at least five...
Wednesday, November 19, 2014
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US-led airstrikes hit Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) positions around the Syrian border town of Kobane on Friday in an apparent bid to pave...
Friday, October 31, 2014
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