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Breaking News: Fallujah back in the hands of Islamic State: But are we surprised?
Posted by: larsknutson SelectMedia

Fallujah :: Iraq | updated 2014-01-09 12:36:36 -0800 | political-news

The Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS), affiliated with al-Qaida, raised its flag over the Iraqi city of Fallujah on Friday. Fallujah is the same city where United States Marines fought the bloodiest battle of the Iraq War in...
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Breaking News: Female TV presenter shot dead in Iraq
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Mosul :: Iraq | updated 2013-12-24 09:25:24 -0800 | disasters-news

Al-Mosuliyah TV presenter Nawras al-Nuaimi was shot dead Sunday near her home in Mosul, Al-Mosuliyah TV said. Police confirmed that she had been shot by unknown gunmen. Al-Mosuliyah TV also said it is not yet clear why she was targeted....
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Breaking News: Capture Fallujah from al-Qaida on your own, US tells Iraq
Posted by: aymaan30 SelectMedia

Fallujah :: Iraq | updated 2014-01-08 14:12:56 -0800 | disasters-news

The United States has reportedly communicated to Iraq that it would support the trouble-torn nation in its fight against al-Qaida, but without the help of US forces. Al-Qaida local branch known as the Islamic State in Iraq and Levant has...
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Breaking News: Fallujah fallout: Know-nothing neocons, loose-cannon liberals and foreign policy havoc
Posted by: larsknutson SelectMedia

Baghdad :: Iraq | updated 2014-01-08 11:23:49 -0800 | political-news

US Secretary of State John Kerry promised absolutely no troops and no contingent for Nouri al-Maliki's Iraqi government Sunday, Jan. 5 in his first address in Jerusalem since militants affiliated with al-Qaida overran the city of Fallujah Saturday. "This is...
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Breaking News: A suicide attack on a Baghdad Shiite university causes two deaths
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Baghdad :: Iraq | updated 2014-04-20 08:15:07 -0700 | disasters-news

At least two policemen were killed and nine others injured in an attack by two suicide against a Shiite religious university in Baghdad attack, Efe reported security sources. The first bomber blew up an explosives belt at a checkpoint of...
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Source: Toronto Star

Baghdad :: Iraq | updated 2014-04-20 08:51:23 -0700 | political-news

It will be a day of Catholic pride, says church historian Massimo Faggioli. To the faithful, the ritual is a consecration of what has long been obvious: both popes were the subject of strong calls for immediate sainthood at the...
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Source: Khaleej Times

Baghdad :: Iraq | updated 2014-04-20 07:44:59 -0700 | travel-news

Attacks in Iraq, including a suicide bombing at a university in north Baghdad, killed at least nine people on Sunday, security and medical officials said. The attacks, which come as Iraq suffers a prolonged surge in bloodshed, took place less...
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Breaking News: Iraqi prime minister urges people of Fallujah to expel 'terrorists'
Posted by: arkar

Fallujah :: Iraq | updated 2014-01-09 13:25:24 -0800 | disasters-news

A surge in sectarian violence in Iraq apparently has led to the recent takeover of the historical city of Fallujah by militant groups, wresting control from the government. Sunni tribesmen and militant groups associated with al-Qaida took over the city...
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Fallujah :: Iraq | updated 2014-03-26 01:12:52 -0700 | disasters-news

While facing continuing protests for a crackdown in Sunni-dominated Anbar province and other Sunni areas, the government of Nouri al-Maliki now faces al-Qaida in Iraq, which has captured parts of two major cities. The al-Qaida in Iraq (AQI) operations began...
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Baghdad :: Iraq | updated 2014-03-11 07:18:15 -0700 | disasters-news

The United States is sending dozens of Hellfire missiles along with low-tech surveillance drones to Iraq to help fight an al-Qaida insurgency that is gaining ground both in Iraq and Syria. The equipment was sent after Iraqi Prime Minister Nouri...
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Breaking News: Female TV host murdered in Iraq - sixth  journalist killed since October
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Baghdad :: Iraq | updated 2013-12-18 22:34:12 -0800 | political-news

Nawras al-Nuaimi, a TV journalist, was shot dead near her home in Mosul and was the sixth journalist to get killed in the city since October. Her murder was another instance of the trend to target journalists in Iraq. It...
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Baghdad :: Iraq | updated 2014-03-13 18:55:46 -0700 | disasters-news

Iraqi security forces have been surrounding and closing off majority Sunni neighborhoods, effectively shutting residents inside, raiding homes, and carrying out mass arrests in advance of the Muslim holy month of Muharram, Human Rights Watch said today. The Iraqi government...
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Breaking News: Suicide bomber attacks Iraqi Shia pilgrims, killing 35
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Baghdad :: Iraq | updated 2013-11-25 04:21:32 -0800 | disasters-news

A suicide consultant blew himself up throughout a Shia Muslim religious ritual in the to the east Iraqi city-limits of al-Sadiya on Thursday, murdering at atomic 35 humans and unpleasant 75 a chief authorized and aegis causes said. No accumulation...
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Breaking News: Iraq : attacks on Shiites 39 killed and 67 wounded
Posted by: rawaha

Karbalā' :: Iraq | updated 2013-11-17 14:20:02 -0800 | disasters-news

The pilgrims were headed to Karbala to take part in the celebrations of the Day of Ashura , the day when Shiites recall the death of Imam Hussein increases to 39 the number of Shiite pilgrims slain and 67 the...
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Karbalā' :: Iraq | updated 2013-11-21 06:56:18 -0800 | obituaries-news

Today, Muslims all over the world are mourning the martyrdom of Hussein ibn Ali. He was born in January 626 CE to Ali ibn Abi Ṭalib (final Rashidun Caliph and first Shia Imam) and Fatimah Zahra (daughter of the Islamic...
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