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Iraqi Kurdistan referendum: Going it alone
Is Barzani's plan to hold a referendum on independence ill-timed or a long time coming?
Last updated: 02 Jul 2014 14:07 GMT
Mapping Iraq's fighting groups
A synopsis of the various fighters in Iraq grouped by religion, culture, region, and political agendas.
Last updated: 27 Jun 2014 07:15 GMT
Iraq asks US for air strikes on ISIL rebels
Iraqi FM asks Obama administration to launch attacks as his country's armed forces struggle to stop fighters' advance.
Last updated: 19 Jun 2014 06:41 GMT
Iraq claims making gains against ISIL rebels
Iraqi PM announces counter-offensive as Sunni gunmen seize three villages and allegedly abduct foreign workers.
Last updated: 18 Jun 2014 14:44 GMT
Kurdish-Turkmen tension on the rise in Kirkuk
Kirkuk's Turkmen vow to take up arms if the city is not returned to Iraqi central government.
Last updated: 18 Jun 2014 07:07 GMT
Iraq in turmoil: The rise of 'Syraq'
Colonial politics may have led to the problem, but current crisis was sparked by Iraq government's poor policy choices.
Last updated: 17 Jun 2014 13:51 GMT
Analysis: The Kurds take Kirkuk, now what?
Debate rages on whether the Kurds are fighting for Iraq or fighting for a piece of it.
Last updated: 16 Jun 2014 13:23 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
Iraq, ISIL and the region's choices
Even if ISIL is halted before it reaches Baghdad, it has left virtually every regional actor scrambling for a response.
Last updated: 12 Jun 2014 18:13 GMT
Fall of Mosul: What's at stake for the Kurds?
Emboldened Iraqi Kurds may find momentum for greater gains on the back of ISIL's rapid expansion in Iraq.
Last updated: 12 Jun 2014 11:30 GMT
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