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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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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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Libya: Let the scramble for oil money begin
Turkey's first ladies and the headscarf controversy
Confronting ISIL: Why bombing is doomed to fail
In Pictures: Lebanon's dying fishing industry
Plagued by pollution, over-fishing and rapid development along the coast, Lebanon's fishermen struggle to make a living.
In Pictures: Sierra Leone's Ebola survivors
Survivors of the disease are often stigmatised after they return to their communities.
In Pictures: Kashmir copes with floods
Volunteers spring up across Srinagar city to help overcome worst flooding in century amid fear of disease outbreak.
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