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2014/08/28 11:45
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A colonel in the Kurdish peshmerga forces said they had launched a major attack that has seen the jihadists pushed back from several villages in the area of the oil field. ISIS-led militants launched...
2014/08/28 11:45
2014/08/28 11:45
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2014/08/28 02:37
2014/08/28 02:37
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Explain real meaning of jihad, Umno urges National Fatwa Council Iraqi Kurdish protesters hold placards and shout slogans denouncing the Islamic State (IS) threat to Yazidi women and girls in the...
2014/08/27 22:39
2014/08/27 22:39
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The U.N. food aid agency said Wednesday that a convoy of supplies had reached 2,000 desperate families, crammed into the Iraqi city of Karbala after fleeing jihadist attacks. It said the delivery...
Read more at Japan Today, Scoop.co.nz
2014/08/27 14:53
2014/08/27 14:53
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What follows is an approximate transcription of the interview. But I think with such visits by the Iranian Foreign Minister would definitely assist and help in easing some of the tension and would...
2014/08/27 11:09
2014/08/27 11:09
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Iraqi warplanes carried out nine air strikes on Tuesday against the militants besieging Amerli, an officer said. Helicopters delivering aid and ammunition to the area are targeted with machinegun...
2014/08/27 06:44
2014/08/27 06:44
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STAVANGER, Norway, Aug 26, (RTRS): The recent flare-up of violence in Iraq is past its worst and Kuwait Energy is keen to invest more in the country because of its potential, Chief Executive Sara...
Read more at Arab Times, Zawya
2014/08/27 00:50
2014/08/27 00:50
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Iran provided weapons to Iraqi Kurds; Baghdad bomb kills 12 Arbil Iraq (Reuters) - Iran has supplied weapons and ammunition to Iraqi Kurdish forces, Kurdistan President Massoud Barzani said on...
2014/08/25 22:26
2014/08/25 22:26
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Syria willing to cooperate with US, UK to see air strikes against Islamic State terrorists, foreign minister says Syria says it is willing to work with the international community, including the...
2014/08/25 21:44
2014/08/25 21:44
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KIRKUK, Iraq, Aug 25, (Agencies): Iraqi Kurdish forces backed by air power retook three villages from jihadist militants northeast of Baghdad on Monday and also held off two assaults elsewhere,...
2014/08/25 20:06
2014/08/25 20:06
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With its reign of terror over a large population and ability to self-finance on a staggering scale, the extremist group that beheaded American journalist James Foley resembles the Taliban with oil...
2014/08/25 18:49
2014/08/25 18:49
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GENEVA/BAGHDAD (Reuters) - The United Nations condemned on Monday "appalling, widespread" crimes by Islamic State forces in Iraq, including mass executions of prisoners that could amount to war...
2014/08/25 12:06
2014/08/25 12:06
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Syria says it is willing to work with the international community, including the United States, to tackle 'terrorism' but that any strikes on its territory must be co-ordinated with Damascus. Syrian...
2014/08/25 05:53
2014/08/25 05:53
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Iraq’s Kurdish regions have seen a surge in violence by the ISIL terrorist group, as Kurdish Peshmerga forces backed by Iraqi troops continue their fight against the Takfiri militants, Press TV...
2014/08/25 00:53
2014/08/25 00:53
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Kurds Advance in Nineveh and Diyala amid surge of violence in Iraq In Iraq, the Kurdish Peshmerga fighters backed by Iraqi forces have kicked off a fresh operation in the northeastern province of...
2014/08/24 16:27
2014/08/24 16:27
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Britain says it close to identifying beheading suspect BAGHDAD/WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Britain is close to identifying a suspected British national shown beheading American journalist James Foley in a...
2014/08/24 04:20
2014/08/24 04:20
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UPDATE 1-Bomb explodes in Iraqi Kurdish capital Arbil-local TV (Adds details) Arbil, Iraq, Aug 23 (Reuters) - A bomb exploded on Saturday in Arbil, the capital of Iraq's Kurdistan region, a...
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2014/08/23 23:50
2014/08/23 23:50
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Three bombs that went off in oil-rich Kirkuk are believed to have been directed at Iraqi Kurdish forces based nearby. SOUNDBITE: EYEWITNESS SAYING: "Suddenly, right in front of us was an explosion. It...
2014/08/23 09:08
2014/08/23 09:08
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Washington has acquired an unlikely ally in its battle against Islamic State militants in Iraq – a group of fighters it formally classifies as terrorists. The outlawed Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK),...
2014/08/23 00:50
2014/08/23 00:50
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Iraqi Yazidis flee violence, cross into Turkey Fleeing the violence and instability in their homeland, Iraqi Yazidis trek a dusty mountain road on foot to seek refuge across the border in Turkey....
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2014/08/22 22:44
2014/08/22 22:44
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PARIS, Aug 22, (AFP): From the rescue plane which took them on a one-way journey to France, two Iraqi refugees revealed tales of rape and fear at the hands of Islamic State that forced them to flee...
2014/08/28 11:45
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