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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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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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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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Iraq has banned Sunni Muslim Vice President Tareq al-Hashemi from leaving the country, a security source said on Monday, sharpening a sectarian-...
Monday, December 19, 2011
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Alaa al-Lami
The future political fortunes of Iraqi Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki rest on the outcome of his talks in Washington over immunity of US soldiers,...
Wednesday, December 14, 2011
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Leah Caldwell
The US military’s Camp Bucca has been described as “Iraq’s Guantanamo,” but for the protagonist in Shakir Noori’s novel Madmen of Boca, it is hell on...
Wednesday, December 14, 2011
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In a significant diplomatic victory for the Palestinian Authority, the Palestinian flag was hoisted on Tuesday at the UNESCO headquarters in Paris, a...
Tuesday, December 13, 2011
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Iran dismissed on Tuesday a request by US President Barack Obama for the return of a US drone downed in Iranian territory. A foreign ministry...
Tuesday, December 13, 2011
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Iran will reverse-engineer the US drone it has in its possession, and is in the "final stages" of unlocking the aircraft's software secrets, the head...
Monday, December 12, 2011
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