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US 'abandons' plans to keep troops in Iraq
Senior official suggests troops will leave Iraq by end of year deadline, but White House and Pentagon play down remarks.
Last updated: 16 Oct 2011 03:00 GMT
What is the US up to in Iraq?
While the Sadrists want the end of the occupation, Washington would be happy to settle for a client state.
Last updated: 16 Sep 2011 13:39 GMT
Middle East Policy: A zero-sum game?
The Obama administration has failed to bridge the gap between the United States and the Muslim world.
Last updated: 17 Aug 2011 06:45 GMT
Iraqi leaders agree to discuss US troop stay
Leaders of major political parties authorise Iraqi PM to negotiate with US the terms of stay of US soldiers.
Last updated: 03 Aug 2011 06:51 GMT
US urges 'quick Iraq decision' on troop stay
Mullen says his forces must be given immunity from prosecution as Baghdad politicians hold talks on US withdrawal.
Last updated: 02 Aug 2011 12:47 GMT
Sadr supporters rally over US troops in Iraq
Iraqi cleric's supporters march in Baghdad, threatening to take up arms if US troops stay beyond year-end deadline.
Last updated: 26 May 2011 15:27 GMT
Al-Sadr back in Iraq stronghold
Shia leader returns to Najaf after several years in Iran, following his bloc's strong showing in last year's election.
Last updated: 05 Jan 2011 15:46 GMT
Iraq elections: Political deadlock
Iraq's elections in March resulted in more than eight months of political deadlock.
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Last updated: 28 Dec 2010 10:07 GMT
Iraq gets a new government
Parliament unanimously approves Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki and his new government, ending nine months of deadlock.
Last updated: 21 Dec 2010 21:21 GMT
Iraqi PM unveils partial cabinet
Nouri al-Maliki submits shortlist to parliament in major step towards forming government nine months after polls.
Last updated: 21 Dec 2010 08:25 GMT
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Displaced CAR Muslims in dire straits
UNHCR says hundreds of people trapped in Yaloke town risk death if they are not evacuated to safety urgently.
'Enough is enough': US anti-racism protests
'Justice for All' demonstrations swell across the US over the deaths of African Americans in police encounters.
Uruguayans cautiously welcome former inmates
Six former Guantanamo detainees are now free in Uruguay with some hailing the decision to grant them asylum.
Australia's indigenous incarceration crisis
Disproportionately high number of Aboriginal people in prison highlights inequality and marginalisation, critics say.
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