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Indian nurses stranded in Iraq return home
More than 40 women from Kerala were trapped while working in a hospital in the city of Tikrit when rebels attacked.
Last updated: 05 Jul 2014 15:39 GMT
Iraqis fear sectarian violence in Baghdad
As violence edges closer to the capital, scores of Iraqis are desperately trying to leave the country.
Last updated: 30 Jun 2014 11:05 GMT
Sunni rebels declare new 'Islamic caliphate'
Armed group ISIL changes name to Islamic State, and says its empire extends from Diyala in Iraq to Syria's Aleppo.
Last updated: 30 Jun 2014 07:53 GMT
Iraq in turmoil: Is Maliki calling the shots?
Prime minister fights back against Sunni-led rebellion - and those who want him replaced.
Last updated: 29 Jun 2014 20:25 GMT
Iraq takes delivery of Russian fighter jets
Baghdad hopes batch of five second-hand planes will bolster efforts to retake large parts of the country lost to rebels.
Last updated: 29 Jun 2014 16:23 GMT
Iraqi military battles for control of Tikrit
Army helicopters land in rebel-held city as locals complain that government forces were firing indiscriminately.
Last updated: 27 Jun 2014 18:29 GMT
Q&A: What do Iraqi Sunnis want?
Iraq is a victim of intolerant armed groups and inaction of central government, analyst Zaid al-Ali told Al Jazeera.
Last updated: 25 Jun 2014 14:07 GMT
When Iraq was the bastion of a thriving cosmopolitan culture
Iraq must remain a unified cosmopolitan country, as must all its neighbours.
Last updated: 23 Jun 2014 13:25 GMT
Iraqi Shia groups rally in show of power
Thousands parade across country after powerful cleric Moqtada al-Sadr calls on supporters to turn out in force.
Last updated: 22 Jun 2014 04:30 GMT
Iraqi army claims gains against rebels
Army says it has wrested back territory from ISIL fighters, as Washington orders aircraft carrier to head to the Gulf.
Last updated: 15 Jun 2014 02:52 GMT
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