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Bomb attacks in Baghdad as US sends more military to Iraq – Channel 4 News

Reuters Bomb attacks in Baghdad as US sends more military to IraqChannel 4 NewsA suicide bomber attacks a checkpoint near the home of new Iraqi prime minister designate Haider al-Abadi, as he begins his efforts to unite the country against … Continue reading

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Iraq PM to sue president, security forces deploy across Baghdad – The Express Tribune

The Express Tribune Iraq PM to sue president, security forces deploy across BaghdadThe Express TribuneAlleged that Iraq's, Kurdish veteran, had violated the constitution by failing to designate him prime minister. By AFP. Published: August 11, 2014. Tweet · Share this … Continue reading

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Islamic State kills at least 500 from Iraq’s Yazidi minority – Baghdad – Reuters UK

Reuters UK Islamic State kills at least 500 from Iraq's Yazidi minority – BaghdadReuters UKBAGHDAD (Reuters) – Islamic State militants have killed at least 500 members of Iraq's Yazidi minority in northern Iraq, burying some of their victims alive and … Continue reading

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Islamic State kills at least 500 from Iraq’s Yazidi minority – Baghdad – Reuters UK

Reuters UK Islamic State kills at least 500 from Iraq's Yazidi minority – BaghdadReuters UKBAGHDAD (Reuters) – Islamic State militants have killed at least 500 members of Iraq's Yazidi minority in northern Iraq, burying some of their victims alive and … Continue reading

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The Kurdish push for independence is a big problem for Baghdad – Christian Science Monitor

Christian Science Monitor The Kurdish push for independence is a big problem for BaghdadChristian Science MonitorIraqi Kurdistan is moving ahead with independence plans. With Kurds also holding an important swing vote in Iraq's parliament, this is a problem. A big … Continue reading

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Video: Baghdad on edge

Fears are growing of a sectarian war in Iraq Asia homepage

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ISIS joins forces with Saddam loyalists in bid to take Baghdad – Fox News

Fox News ISIS joins forces with Saddam loyalists in bid to take BaghdadFox NewsFor 10 years, members of Saddam Hussein's Baathist party — including many of the dead dictator's top generals — have hidden in the shadows of Iraq, persecuted … Continue reading

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Iraq crisis: John Kerry in Baghdad as Isis seizes more towns – BBC News

BBC News Iraq crisis: John Kerry in Baghdad as Isis seizes more townsBBC NewsUS Secretary of State John Kerry has arrived in Iraq's capital, Baghdad, as Sunni insurgents expand their control of towns across north-western Iraq. In Egypt on Sunday, … Continue reading

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In Iraq, militants press on toward Baghdad – CNN

CNN In Iraq, militants press on toward BaghdadCNNBaghdad, Iraq (CNN) — Militant fighters tightened their grip Sunday on western Iraq as security forces withdrew from a handful of towns in Anbar province, moving closer to Baghdad. The news that Iraqi … Continue reading

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US seeks support for Baghdad shake-up

US secretary of state will be seeking political cover from allies in the Gulf for possible US military action against Sunni militants in northern Iraq Asia homepage

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