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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
Sunni rebels seize more towns in Iraq
Fighters led by ISIL capture more territory as Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki comes under growing pressure.
Last updated: 22 Jun 2014 08:56 GMT
Epidemic of birth defects in Iraq and our duty as public health researchers
Birth defects and cancer rates are rising in Iraq after the 2003 invasion, immediate environmental clean-up is needed.
Last updated: 15 Mar 2013 11:39 GMT
Moqtada al-Sadr returns to Iran
It is not immediately clear why the Shia leader left Iraq and how long he will stay in Iran.
Last updated: 22 Jan 2011 23:32 GMT
Al-Sadr back in Iraq stronghold
Shia leader returns to Najaf after several years in Iran, following his bloc's strong showing in last year's election.
Last updated: 05 Jan 2011 15:46 GMT
'PM should be acceptable to all'
INA's Ammar Hakim says alliance with al-Maliki's State of Law may be imminent.
Last updated: 17 Apr 2010 17:17 GMT
Multiple explosions rock Baghdad
String of attacks on residential buildings across Iraqi capital leaves dozens dead.
Last updated: 06 Apr 2010 21:36 GMT
UN backs Iraq election results
Security Council urges parties to respect results and avoid "inflammatory" actions.
Last updated: 01 Apr 2010 02:54 GMT
Profile: Ammar al-Hakim
The Shia cleric inherited the helms of a powerful organisation after his father died.
Iraq Election 2010
Last updated: 07 Mar 2010 09:50 GMT
Iraq's most powerful coalitions
A review of the most influential political blocs to emerge after the US-led invasion.
Iraq Election 2010
Last updated: 04 Mar 2010 13:35 GMT
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Denmark introduces rehab for Syrian fighters
An innovative rehabilitation programme offers Danish fighters in Syria an escape route and help without prosecution.
Islamic State fears take hold in Netherlands
Street tension between radical Muslims and Holland's hard right rises, as Islamic State anxiety grows.
Gaza: Nowhere to hide
More than one-quarter of Gaza's population has been displaced, causing a humanitarian crisis.
Ugandans baffled by sleeping ministers
Ministers and MPs caught on camera sleeping through important speeches have sparked criticism that they are not working.
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In Pictures: DR Congo's dance battles
Salaam Kivu International Film Festival gives the people of war-weary eastern DR Congo a chance to forget their misery.
In Pictures: Water still a luxury in Ethiopia
While 52 percent of Ethiopia's people have access to improved water, only 10 percent have water piped into their homes.
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