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Iraq's Kurds demand expanded US operation
While a majority in Iraq's Kurdish region supports US army intervention, critics say it could lead to greater conflict.
Mohammed A Salih
Last updated: 13 Aug 2014 09:01 GMT
Conflict hurting Iraq's football team
The U21 squad for the Asian Games find it difficult to train in Baghdad with only 12 members turning up for the session.
Last updated: 12 Aug 2014 13:27 GMT
Iraq divided over control of Kirkuk
Baghdad has accused the Kurdistan Regional Government of using the chaos in Iraq to seize control of the disputed city.
Last updated: 11 Jul 2014 12:14 GMT
Baghdad bombers face an unbowed public
As Iraq prepares to vote, deadly violence is surging. But at the site of one bomb attack, people insist life must go on.
Last updated: 25 Apr 2014 12:41 GMT
'Paradigm shift': Palestinians join treaties
Israel has called Palestinian accession to 15 international treaties 'blackmail', but what does the move really mean?
Last updated: 22 Apr 2014 07:27 GMT
Palestinian fighters warn of third intifada
Al-Aqsa Martyrs Brigades commander promotes reconciliation among armed groups, and a response to 'Israeli crimes'.
Last updated: 26 Jun 2013 15:38 GMT
Palestinian Authority PM offers resignation
Two weeks after being appointed to form new government, Rami Hamdallah offers resignation to PA president.
Last updated: 20 Jun 2013 15:40 GMT
New Palestinian Authority cabinet sworn in
New Prime Minister Rami Hamdallah says cabinet will rule until a unity government between Fatah and Hamas is formed.
Last updated: 06 Jun 2013 18:18 GMT
Abbas names new Palestinian prime minister
Palestinian president names academic and Fatah party member Rami Hamdallah as new prime minister.
Last updated: 02 Jun 2013 19:57 GMT
Palestinian power plays
As Prime Minister Salam Fayyad quits after a feud with President Abbas, we ask how will it impact on the peace process.
Last updated: 15 Apr 2013 12:11 GMT
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Protecting Mongolia's parent-less children
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