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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
A tale of two policies: US in Iraq and South Sudan
The US is becoming very skilled on conjuring up failed states, and helping them fail even more.
Last updated: 19 Jun 2014 07:12 GMT
Multiple bombings target Kurds in Iraq
Twin bombings strike offices of Iraqi president Jalal Talabani's Kurdish political party, killing at least 18 people.
Last updated: 08 Jun 2014 17:47 GMT
Q&A: Iraq elections explained
Iraqi analyst Zaid al-Ali explains the political and security context within which residents will cast their votes.
Last updated: 30 Apr 2014 10:04 GMT
Iraq elections unlikely to bridge sectarian divide
Iraqi Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki is accused of marginalising Sunni and Kurdish voices ahead of April 30 vote.
Last updated: 29 Apr 2014 06:41 GMT
Iraqi Kurds voice scepticism over elections
Amid tensions with Baghdad, Kurdish voters seem largely pessimistic that forthcoming vote will change the status quo.
Last updated: 27 Apr 2014 12:14 GMT
Iraqi Kurdistan: Old structures, new realities
How Talabani's continued absence from the political scene and the PUK's decline may rock the peace in Iraqi Kurdistan.
Last updated: 12 Feb 2014 11:32 GMT
The rise of Syria's Kurds
Kurds declare autonomous zone in northern Syria despite some objections from brethren in Iraq.
Last updated: 23 Jan 2014 12:48 GMT
US 'shock and audit' over Iraq expenses
Unsparing analysis of $60bn spent 'rebuilding' Iraq lays bare the waste trail that may lead all the way to Afghanistan.
Last updated: 27 Mar 2013 09:24 GMT
Iran criticises Arab League over Syria
Tehran says the pan-Arab bloc's decision to hand over seat to Syrian opposition is "dangerous behaviour".
Last updated: 27 Mar 2013 09:19 GMT
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