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Mapping Iraq's fighting groups
A synopsis of the various fighters in Iraq grouped by religion, culture, region, and political agendas.
Last updated: 27 Jun 2014 07:15 GMT
Iraqi cleric Sadr retires from politics
Shia leader Muqtada al-Sadr says he will withdraw from politics and close his offices in a letter posted on his website.
Last updated: 16 Feb 2014 14:14 GMT
Allawi seeks Iraq support from Sadr
Former PM meets Shia leader in Syria for talks on formation of new government.
Last updated: 19 Jul 2010 20:43 GMT
Sadr urges Iraqi political progress
Shia leader meets Allawi in Syria for talks on negotiating formation of new government.
Last updated: 19 Jul 2010 19:19 GMT
Sadrists shun Iraq front-runners
Ex-prime minister Ibrahim al-Jaafari wins unofficial vote on who should be next PM.
Last updated: 19 Apr 2010 11:14 GMT
Sadrists close 'ballot' for Iraq PM
Results of unofficial plebiscite by election kingmaker due "in the next few days".
Last updated: 03 Apr 2010 17:47 GMT
Sadrists hold Iraqi PM poll
Shia leader organises "referendum" to find out who has support of the people.
Last updated: 02 Apr 2010 12:33 GMT
Anti-US base protest in Sadr City
Shia protesters demand that US troops withdraw from the neighbourhood.
Last updated: 20 Mar 2007 08:43 GMT
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Gaza: Nowhere to hide
More than one-quarter of Gaza's population has been displaced, causing a humanitarian crisis.
Ugandans baffled by sleeping ministers
Ministers and MPs caught on camera sleeping through important speeches have sparked criticism that they are not working.
Are UK banks targeting Muslim charities?
Muslim charities claim discrimination after major UK banks began closing their accounts.
Migrants in Italy: Arrival and survival
Italy struggles to deal with growing flood of migrants willing to risk their lives to reach the nearest European shores.
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The 'other' Kurds fighting the Islamic State
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Modi's 100 days: Biding his time, circling the wagons
Erosion of Hong Kong's core values
From a failed elite to a farce in Somalia
Abdi Ismail Samatar
The 'Afghan Spring' turns into an 'Autumn of Discontent'
In Pictures: Iraqi schools closed to students
Children are unable to begin classes as thousands of displaced Iraqis seek shelter in schools across the Kurdish region.
In Pictures: The Beslan massacre, 10 years on
The deadliest terror attack in modern Russia's history led to the deaths of 334 hostages, more than half children.
In Pictures: Kashmir's parkour generation
Inspired by Gaza's free runners and traceurs, parkour is making inroads in India-administered Kashmir.
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