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No Eid celebrations for Iraqi refugees
Many Iraqis feel unable to celebrate the Muslim holiday of Eid as violence continues to ravage their country.
Last updated: 29 Jul 2014 06:56 GMT
Iraqis protest over Islamic State persecution
Religious groups accuse Sunni rebels of persecution after thousands were forced to leave Iraqi city.
Last updated: 25 Jul 2014 19:20 GMT
Iraqi Kurds prepare for referendum
Recent territorial gains revives Erbil's aspiration for independence.
Last updated: 20 Jul 2014 13:07 GMT
Profile: Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant
Al-Qaeda offshoot is seeing its influence rapidly grow as its seeks to establish an Islamic caliphate.
Last updated: 11 Jun 2014 09:21 GMT
Suspension of Libyan parliament sought
Government demands parliament be suspended until next polls, day after building was attacked by forces of ex-general.
Last updated: 20 May 2014 01:15 GMT
Armed group deployed in Libyan capital
Militia linked to al-Qaeda deployed in Tripoli in a bid to restore order in the wake of an attack on parliament.
Last updated: 19 May 2014 15:45 GMT
Armed group attacks Libyan parliament
Government insists it is in control after attack on parliament by forces loyal to a renegade general.
Last updated: 19 May 2014 12:46 GMT
Gunfire erupts outside Libyan parliament
Attackers enter parliament, demanding suspension of congress and handover of power, as Benina airbase comes under fire.
Last updated: 19 May 2014 02:24 GMT
Saif al-Islam appears before Libya court
Muammar Gaddafi's son appears before Tripoli court via videolink from Zintan on charges of corruption and war crimes.
Last updated: 11 May 2014 14:57 GMT
Libya faces people smuggling problem
Syrian refugees, fearing rising violence in Tripoli, pay thousands of dollars to try to escape to Europe.
Last updated: 09 May 2014 17:37 GMT
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