Iraq's battle with al-Qaeda continues

Al Jazeera looks at the security situation in Iraq a year after US troops left the country.

    Iraq is being hit once again by a wave of attacks claimed by groups linked to al-Qaeda.

    The armed group was forced back after Sunni tribesman turned against them to fight alongside US forces.

    But many now many fear al-Qaeda is making a return.

    In an Al Jazeera special series, we take a look at Iraq one year after US troops left the country.

    Al Jazeera's Jane Arraf reports from Samara.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


    YOU MIGHT ALSO LIKE

    How Moscow lost Riyadh in 1938

    How Moscow lost Riyadh in 1938

    Russian-Saudi relations could be very different today, if Stalin hadn't killed the Soviet ambassador to Saudi Arabia.

    Interactive: Coding like a girl

    Interactive: Coding like a girl

    What obstacles do young women in technology have to overcome to achieve their dreams? Play this retro game to find out.

    The War in October: What Happened in 1973?

    The War in October: What Happened in 1973?

    Al Jazeera examines three weeks of war from which both Arabs and Israelis claimed to emerge victorious.