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Iraq asks US for air strikes on ISIL rebels
Iraqi FM asks Obama administration to launch attacks as his country's armed forces struggle to stop fighters' advance.
Last updated: 19 Jun 2014 06:41 GMT
Iraq claims making gains against ISIL rebels
Iraqi PM announces counter-offensive as Sunni gunmen seize three villages and allegedly abduct foreign workers.
Last updated: 18 Jun 2014 14:44 GMT
Bomb kills politicians in disputed Iraqi town
Explosion rips through armoured car, killing two local politicians in town of Tuz Khurmatu, officials say.
Last updated: 26 Mar 2013 08:03 GMT
Dozens killed in Iraq suicide bomb attack
Blast targeted Shia mosque where funeral was being held for a politician killed a day earlier, at least 35 killed.
Last updated: 23 Jan 2013 18:22 GMT
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Gunning down the taxmen of Somalia
At least 25 tax collectors have been killed since 2012 in Mogadishu, a city awash in weapons and abject poverty.
Down and out in upscale Japan
Tokyo government claims its homeless population has hit a record low, but analysts - and the homeless - beg to differ.
3D printing and the future of disaster relief
3D printers can cheaply construct homes and could soon be deployed to help victims of catastrophe rebuild their lives.
Protecting Mongolia's parent-less children
Lack of child protection laws means abandoned and orphaned kids rely heavily on the care of strangers.
JOURNALISM UNDER FIRE
Sistine Chapel for rent: Is nothing sacred?
What happens to the Caucasus when Russia stumbles
Will France take Sarkozy back?
Western fascination with 'badass' Kurdish women
Bashir's calculated diplomatic dance
Big rethink for counterterrorism
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