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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
Arab League welcomes Syrian opposition
Hamad bin Khalifa Al Thani, Qatar's emir, opens summit by offering support for "political solution" to the Syria crisis.
Last updated: 27 Mar 2013 01:35 GMT
Iraq protesters clash with official's guards
Deputy prime minister's security personnel wound two people after Sunni demonstrators throw objects at them.
Last updated: 30 Dec 2012 23:09 GMT
Iraq Sunnis block trade routes in new protest
Tens of thousands of protesters gather in Anbar province to denounce allegedly sectarian policies of PM Nouri al-Maliki.
Last updated: 26 Dec 2012 16:39 GMT
Iraqis protest against 'sectarian policies'
Thousands demonstrate in cities of Ramadi and Falluja against what they call sectarian policies of PM Nouri al-Maliki.
Last updated: 23 Dec 2012 17:43 GMT
Iraqi president in Germany for treatment
Jalal Talabani's condition "improving", doctors say, after he reportedly suffered a stroke.
Last updated: 20 Dec 2012 10:38 GMT
Iraq President Talabani stable after stroke
Kurdish leader Jalal Talabani in stable condition after suffering "health emergency" and rushed to Baghdad hospital.
Last updated: 18 Dec 2012 18:00 GMT
More deadly bombings hit Iraq
Bombs targeting Shia places and police officials across Iraq kill at least 20 people.
Last updated: 17 Dec 2012 08:44 GMT
Multiple blasts hit two Iraqi cities
At least nine dead in series of car bombs targeting Shia worshippers in Kirkuk and Kurdish security office in Jalawla.
Last updated: 16 Dec 2012 23:18 GMT
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