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Iraq begins to form new government
In second meeting since March election, parliament elects new president and speaker despite Sunni coalition walkout.
Last updated: 12 Nov 2010 02:56 GMT
Iraqi MPs vote on new government
Lawmakers have chosen a new speaker of parliament but have a month to fill the government's vacant cabinet positions.
Last updated: 11 Nov 2010 19:42 GMT
Power-sharing deal reached in Iraq
Rival blocs set to form a new government that retains al-Maliki as prime minister and Talabani as president.
Last updated: 11 Nov 2010 12:40 GMT
Iraqi politicians 'break deadlock'
Rival blocs set to form new government in deal that would allow al-Maliki to remain prime minister.
Last updated: 11 Nov 2010 09:45 GMT
Iraqi PM eyes improved Syria ties
Amid continued domestic political deadlock, Maliki seeks to turn the page in relations with visit to Damascus.
Last updated: 13 Oct 2010 16:00 GMT
Filling Iraq's security void
US combat troops may be leaving, but private security firms look set to replace them.
Last updated: 29 Aug 2010 13:37 GMT
Mission accomplished or abandoned?
As the US military presence winds down in Iraq, we ask where Iraq goes from here.
Last updated: 29 Aug 2010 13:02 GMT
Iraq's political wrangling
What would it take for Iyad Allawi and Moqtada al-Sadr to form a political alliance?
Last updated: 21 Jul 2010 10:37 GMT
US hands over last prison in Iraq
Iraqi justice minister promises to run a 'model prison' but others are concerned.
Last updated: 16 Jul 2010 08:38 GMT
Biden visits Iraq amid vote impasse
US vice-president plays down concerns that polls deadlock could lead to crisis.
Last updated: 04 Jul 2010 04:12 GMT
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Gunning down the taxmen of Somalia
At least 25 tax collectors have been killed since 2012 in Mogadishu, a city awash in weapons and abject poverty.
Down and out in upscale Japan
Tokyo government claims its homeless population has hit a record low, but analysts - and the homeless - beg to differ.
3D printing and the future of disaster relief
3D printers can cheaply construct homes and could soon be deployed to help victims of catastrophe rebuild their lives.
Protecting Mongolia's parent-less children
Lack of child protection laws means abandoned and orphaned kids rely heavily on the care of strangers.
JOURNALISM UNDER FIRE
Sistine Chapel for rent: Is nothing sacred?
What happens to the Caucasus when Russia stumbles
Will France take Sarkozy back?
Western fascination with 'badass' Kurdish women
Bashir's calculated diplomatic dance
Big rethink for counterterrorism
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