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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
Iraqi Sunnis open to backing new PM
Leaders and clerics say they are ready to join new administration of Haider al-Abadi if certain conditions are met.
Last updated: 15 Aug 2014 19:45 GMT
US and genocide: Who gets bombed, who gets saved?
Invoking 'genocide' to validate US strikes on the Islamic State group cannot be morally justified after Halabja.
Last updated: 10 Aug 2014 14:29 GMT
Sistani: Iraq leaders must not cling to power
Iraq's top cleric says political leaders should not cling to their posts, in apparent reference to PM Nouri al-Maliki.
Last updated: 26 Jul 2014 00:08 GMT
A 'rare' Arab intellectual: Fouad Ajami (1945-2014)
Ajami condemned autocratic Arab governments and called on the West to confront what he called a 'culture of terrorism'.
Joseph A Kechichian
Last updated: 24 Jun 2014 12:13 GMT
Two more towns fall to armed fighters in Iraq
Towns fall to unidentified fighters after security forces in Diyala province lay down weapons and leave posts.
Last updated: 13 Jun 2014 13:19 GMT
ISIL vows to march on Iraq's capital
Iraq's parliament fails to reach agreement on state of emergency despite threat of attack on Baghdad.
Last updated: 12 Jun 2014 15:04 GMT
Iran vows to combat 'terrorism' in Iraq
President Rouhani accuses ISIL of "acting savagely" as its fighters continue their lightning advance towards Baghdad.
Last updated: 12 Jun 2014 13:43 GMT
Iraq braces for more election violence
After a major attack on an election rally, Iraqis wonder whether security forces can keep them safe on polling day.
Last updated: 26 Apr 2014 21:00 GMT
Will the violence in Iraq ever ebb?
Iraq's PM talks the security talk but fails to walk the stability walk.
Joseph A Kechichian
Last updated: 09 Apr 2014 06:17 GMT
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Denmark introduces rehab for Syrian fighters
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Islamic State fears take hold in Netherlands
Street tension between radical Muslims and Holland's hard right rises, as Islamic State anxiety grows.
Interactive: Drawdown in Afghanistan
Take an immersive look at the challenges facing the war-torn country as US troops begin their withdrawal.
Ugandans baffled by sleeping ministers
Ministers and MPs caught on camera sleeping through important speeches have sparked criticism that they are not working.
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Can the left fight back in Europe?
An ideological pendulum in the Arab world
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Mysteries linger over Westgate Mall attack
Westgate: A photographer's story
Photographer Kabir Dhanji revisits the people he met inside Westgate Mall during the attack on September 21, 2013.
In Pictures: Destruction in Ukraine's Luhansk
More than 500 people have been killed in the contested city, where a shaky ceasefire holds.
In Pictures: Mexico on severe weather alert
Less than a week after the category three storm hit Baja California, Tropical Storm Polo narrowly misses the peninsula.
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