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Kurds decide on new Iraqi president
Fouad Massoum, a member of the PUK, succeeds Jalal Talabani as Iraq's president after weeks of wrangling between Kurds.
Mohammed A Salih
Last updated: 24 Jul 2014 12:57 GMT
Security slips as US prepares to leave Iraq
Sunni and Kurdish politicians worry about abuses by Iraqi security forces, and Iraq still has no defence minister.
Last updated: 28 Jun 2011 17:47 GMT
Kurds to safeguard political gains
Though talk of secession has decreased, Kurdish minority seek more influence in Baghdad.
Tanya Goudsouzian and Lara Fatah in Sulaimaniyah
Iraq Election 2010
Last updated: 04 Mar 2010 08:30 GMT
Iraqi cabinet agrees draft oil law
Oil-wealth sharing agreement to be sent to parliament for approval.
Last updated: 27 Feb 2007 13:50 GMT
Iraqi minister rejects UK defeatism
The Iraqi deputy prime minister has warned against defeatism and panic as his US and British allies come under growing pressure to change their Iraq strategy.
Last updated: 23 Oct 2006 14:05 GMT
Iraqi coalition talks resume
Negotiations to form Iraq's next government intensified as Shia candidate Ibrahim al-Jafari, the frontrunner to become the next prime minister, and Kurdish leader Masud Barzani held talks on forming a coalition.
Last updated: 01 Mar 2005 18:24 GMT
Iraqi deputy PM in Tehran
Iraq's interim Deputy Prime Minister, Barham Salih, arrived in Tehran on Sunday for what the Iraqis say will include a call for a halt to what is referred to as "interference" by Iran.
Last updated: 29 Aug 2004 22:37 GMT
Kurds reject Turkish soldiers in Iraq
Kurds oppose any form of Turkish military deployment in Iraq, according to an official from the Patriotic Union of Kurdistan.
Last updated: 08 Oct 2003 08:28 GMT
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