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Deadly car bombings hit Iraq's Karbala
String of five car bombings in the Shia shrine city kills at least 15 people and injures another 48, officials say.
Last updated: 20 Oct 2014 17:02 GMT
Deadly suicide blast hits Baghdad funeral
At least 21 people killed in suspected sectarian attack as army face setback in campaign to retake key city from ISIL.
Last updated: 20 Oct 2014 05:36 GMT
Iraqi PM reveals 'ISIL plot to attack West'
US and French have no evidence to back up Haider al-Abbadi's claim that transport systems in Paris and in US face threat
Last updated: 26 Sep 2014 13:08 GMT
Obama: US will not fight ground war in Iraq
US president vows troops in Iraq will not engage ISIL in combat a day after top general left door open to possibility.
Last updated: 17 Sep 2014 18:56 GMT
Iraq parliament rejects PM security nominees
Parliament rejects prime minister's nominees for crucial defence and interior ministry posts as US intensifies strikes.
Last updated: 16 Sep 2014 17:25 GMT
Back for more: The US and Iraq
The US knows it cannot destroy ISIL alone but the region knows it cannot do without US leadership and firepower.
Last updated: 16 Sep 2014 10:22 GMT
A new Iraqi government strategy to fight IS
The newly formed Iraq government has issued an 18-point document on its plans to take on the Islamic State group.
Last updated: 10 Sep 2014 14:48 GMT
Kurds' Baghdad ties continue to weaken
Younger generations increasingly talking about independence as fate of ties with central government hang in the balance.
Last updated: 10 Sep 2014 11:49 GMT
Iraq's government: united and inclusive?
New prime minister Haider al-Abbadi wins parliamentary approval for a power-sharing cabinet.
Last updated: 09 Sep 2014 20:20 GMT
Iraq's parliament approves new government
Haider al-Abbadi officially named Iraq's new PM and most ministerial posts filled following political wrangling.
Last updated: 09 Sep 2014 05:12 GMT
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UK charity crackdown riles Syria aid workers
Muslim volunteers face questioning and threat of arrest, while aid has been disrupted or blocked, charities say.
Abandonment of 'Bring Back Our Girls'
Six months on, outrage and sorrow over the mass schoolgirl abduction has disappeared - except for families in Nigeria.
A soft approach to returning British fighters
ISIL combatants seeking an 'exit strategy' from Mideast conflict need positive reinforcement back home, analysts say.
Austrian youth flocking to ISIL
European nation hit by a wave of Islamophobia as many young fighters join ISIL in Syria and Iraq.
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