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Islamic State's 'caliph' lauds Iraq rebellion
Video emerges of Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi in Mosul mosque delivering sermon justifying fighting Baghdad government.
Last updated: 06 Jul 2014 07:18 GMT
Iranian pilot killed fighting in Iraq
Iran's official news agency says colonel was killed while defending a Shia Muslim shrine in the city of Samarra.
Last updated: 05 Jul 2014 11:40 GMT
Post-sanctions Iran: The next China?
As Tehran and world powers inch closer to a final nuclear agreement, Iran is poised to become a major emerging power.
Richard Javad Heydarian
Last updated: 30 Jun 2014 11:41 GMT
Analysis: Iran's double game in Iraq
Borders between Syria and Iraq are already falling and ISIL is establishing its new 'state' on Iran's doorstep.
Last updated: 27 Jun 2014 13:53 GMT
Iraq policies mired in contradictions
US, Iranian, and Iraqi officials have been woefully unclear and inconsistent regarding the crisis in Iraq.
Last updated: 26 Jun 2014 11:13 GMT
Iran top leader opposes US action in Iraq
Ayatollah Ali Khamenei says he is against US intervention in Iraq, where Sunni fighters seized a number of towns.
Last updated: 22 Jun 2014 14:27 GMT
Iran bans women fans from volleyball matches
Female journalists were also barred from mixing with male spectators in World League volleyball match in Tehran.
Last updated: 22 Jun 2014 14:19 GMT
Iran and Turkey: Unlikely duo amid regional turmoil
Cooperation between Turkey and Iran is critical for the resolution of persisting conflicts in the Middle East.
Last updated: 16 Jun 2014 14:06 GMT
Iraq steps up offensive against rebels
Security forces try to reclaim ground lost to Sunni rebels led by ISIL, as a US carrier strike group heads to the Gulf.
Last updated: 15 Jun 2014 23:30 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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