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Rebels repel Iraqi attempt to retake Tikrit
Residents said there was no fighting in the city on Wednesday morning, four days after Iraqi army assault began.
Last updated: 16 Jul 2014 13:23 GMT
Iraq MPs break deadlock and elect speaker
Sunni MP Salim al-Juburi is nominated as a consensus choice, winning 194 votes in the 328-seat parliament.
Last updated: 15 Jul 2014 14:17 GMT
Iraqi army launches assault on Tikrit
Security forces attempt to take back town that fell to Sunni rebels last month, security sources say.
Last updated: 15 Jul 2014 08:23 GMT
Iraq parliament defers vote on new government
Acting parliament speaker ends brief session due to disagreement on nominees and absence of Kurdish delegation.
Last updated: 14 Jul 2014 07:19 GMT
Why Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi is an impostor
If there were a real caliphate today, Baghdadi would have been declared an apostate.
Osman Rifat Ibrahim
Last updated: 14 Jul 2014 06:17 GMT
Iraq's political impasse persists
Iraqi leaders are set to choose a new parliament speaker, but deep-seated divisions remain unresolved.
Mohammed A Salih
Last updated: 13 Jul 2014 11:12 GMT
Iraq rebels storm town near Baghdad
Sunni fighters seize control of official buildings and police station in Dhuluiyah, which army recaptured last month.
Last updated: 13 Jul 2014 10:02 GMT
Iraq's Sunnis pick parliament speaker
Salim al-Juburi chosen as candidate for parliament speaker as UN warns of 'chaos' if no political progress is achieved.
Last updated: 13 Jul 2014 06:04 GMT
Dozens of women killed in Baghdad raid
Armed men kill 25 women and wound at least eight people in raid on two buildings in Iraqi capital, police say.
Last updated: 12 Jul 2014 20:54 GMT
Iraqi security accused of executing prisoners
Amid reports of fighting in Anbar province, Human Rights Watch alleges massacre of 255 Sunni prisoners in June.
Last updated: 12 Jul 2014 14:54 GMT
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