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Bus bombing claims lives in Baghdad
At least seven people killed in mainly Shia area, just a day after 10 deaths in two blasts in the Iraqi capital.
Last updated: 27 Nov 2014 09:29 GMT
A very secular jihad
Western fighters on the Kurdish front lines is a counter-narrative to the thousands of foreigners who have joined ISIL.
Last updated: 26 Nov 2014 05:36 GMT
Will ISIL put an end to Iraq?
Iraq's former National Security Adviser Mowaffak al-Rubaie debates ISIL strategy, sectarianism, and the nation's crisis.
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Last updated: 21 Nov 2014 20:29 GMT
Why peace with Israel was bad for Jordan
Jordanians have strong reasons for rejecting Israel - for some, these are nationalistic, for others, they are religious.
Last updated: 26 Oct 2014 10:27 GMT
The staggering failure of US-trained foreign troops
Why the mainstream US media hasn't gone for the juicy bone that is the obvious corruption in the US military.
Last updated: 16 Oct 2014 08:31 GMT
Is 'Peshmerga chic' offensive?
Female Peshmerga have genuinely inspired people, offering an alternative image of Muslim women to mainstream media.
Last updated: 11 Oct 2014 09:10 GMT
What gives legitimacy to ISIL's rhetoric?
Failure of top-down modernisation and disintegration of post-colonial national borders have cost the region dearly.
Last updated: 10 Oct 2014 10:24 GMT
US could deploy ground forces in ISIL fight
Most senior military officer says he might recommend having US forces accompany Iraqis during complicated offensives.
Last updated: 17 Sep 2014 11:27 GMT
US to strike ISIL 'sanctuaries' in Syria
US defence secretary says the strikes will include control structures, logistics capabilities and infrastructure.
Last updated: 16 Sep 2014 19:55 GMT
Escaping an Islamic State execution in Iraq
An Iraqi soldier recounts fleeing an Islamic State group massacre in Tikrit, where at least 560 soldiers were executed.
Last updated: 07 Sep 2014 11:05 GMT
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The photo controversy over indigenous people
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'We got this, Bob Geldof, so back off'
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