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ISIL pounded as Iraqi and Kurd forces advance
Peshmerga and Iraqi forces say they have retaken key areas in Iraq's north and south, supported by 22 US air strikes.
Last updated: 26 Oct 2014 15:08 GMT
Deadly car bombings hit Iraq's Karbala
String of five car bombings in the Shia shrine city kills at least 15 people and injures another 48, officials say.
Last updated: 20 Oct 2014 17:02 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
Iraq air raids hit 'rebel positions in Baiji'
Military announces new push on key oil refinery as Shia religious leader deplores failure to form coalition government.
Last updated: 04 Jul 2014 14:09 GMT
Report: Saudi troops deployed to Iraq border
Saudi-owned TV station says 30,000 troops move to border after Iraqis withdraw, while evidence of Iranian aid emerges.
Last updated: 03 Jul 2014 20:39 GMT
Shias killed in clashes with Iraqi police
At least 25 people are killed as Iraqi police stop a march by supporters of outspoken Shia leader in Karbala.
Last updated: 02 Jul 2014 13:48 GMT
Iraq's Kurds rule out giving up Kirkuk
Massoud Barzani says ambition of incorporating city "achieved", amid growing calls for inclusive government in Baghdad.
Last updated: 28 Jun 2014 16:52 GMT
Iraq cleric issues call to arms against ISIL
Grand Ayatollah Ali al-Sistani calls on volunteers to fight armed group battling government forces close to Baghdad.
Last updated: 14 Jun 2014 02:10 GMT
Deadly blasts hit Iraqi religious procession
Explosions in north and south of Baghdad mark peak of Ashoura commemoration rituals despite heightened security.
Last updated: 14 Nov 2013 20:58 GMT
Bahrain arrests 'Iran-linked' cyber group
Bahrain accuses Hezbollah of interfering in internal security affairs by backing local Shia opposition groups.
Last updated: 13 Jun 2013 13:46 GMT
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