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Daily Mail
Obama to meet Abadi at UN as Mosul offensive loomsBaghdad say the liberation of the city will spell the end of IS on Iraqi soil.
Obama to meet Abadi at UN as Mosul offensive looms
Daily Mail / Posted 14 days ago
Baghdad say the liberation of the city will spell the end of IS on Iraqi soil. The air base is expected to be rebuilt to allow US and coalition aircraft to operate there. The strip will provide a staging area and enable the striking of suspected... Read more
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The Washington Times
U.S.-led coalition’s progress in ISIS fight tainted by Iranian-backed militias’ atrocitiesFALLUJAH, Iraq — The liberation of this fiercely contested city in central Iraq
U.S.-led coalition’s progress in ISIS fight tainted by Iranian-backed militias’ atrocities
The Washington Times / Posted 17 days ago
FALLUJAH, Iraq — The liberation of this fiercely contested city in central Iraq’s volatile Anbar province should have been a high water mark in the campaign to break the Islamic State’s hold on the country and reclaim swaths of territory swallowed up... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
Iraq’s uneasy amnestyThe hope must be that the general amnesty law that the Iraqi parliament passed
Iraq’s uneasy amnesty
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 21 days ago
The hope must be that the general amnesty law that the Iraqi parliament passed last week is aimed at bringing an end to the grievances of the country’s Sunni minority at its exclusion by the majority Shia, paving the way to much-needed national... Read more
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Island Packet
Remember the 3 Americans kidnapped in Iraq? Here’s the real storycontractors say their captors belonged to the latest incarnation of the old Mah
Remember the 3 Americans kidnapped in Iraq? Here’s the real story
Island Packet / Posted 24 days ago
contractors say their captors belonged to the latest incarnation of the old Mahdi Army militia led by longtime U.S. enemy Muqtada al Sadr, a powerful Shiite cleric who protests Abadi’s policies but also has pledged to help government forces retake... Read more
26d
The News & Observer
Remember the 3 Americans kidnapped in Iraq? Here’s the real storycontractors say their captors belonged to the latest incarnation of the old Mah
Remember the 3 Americans kidnapped in Iraq? Here’s the real story
The News & Observer / Posted 26 days ago
contractors say their captors belonged to the latest incarnation of the old Mahdi Army militia led by longtime U.S. enemy Muqtada al Sadr, a powerful Shiite cleric who protests Abadi’s policies but also has pledged to help government forces retake... Read more
26d
The Sacramento Bee
Remember the 3 Americans kidnapped in Iraq? Here’s the real storycontractors say their captors belonged to the latest incarnation of the old Mah
Remember the 3 Americans kidnapped in Iraq? Here’s the real story
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 26 days ago
contractors say their captors belonged to the latest incarnation of the old Mahdi Army militia led by longtime U.S. enemy Muqtada al Sadr, a powerful Shiite cleric who protests Abadi’s policies but also has pledged to help government forces retake... Read more
28d
Al-Ahram Weekly
No way forward on Iraqi graftand his chief security officer lucrative housing stipends, travelling in privat
No way forward on Iraqi graft
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 28 days ago
and his chief security officer lucrative housing stipends, travelling in private jets at government expense and giving salaries and travel allowances to more than 400 bodyguards from the state’s coffers. He also renovated a villa for Masoud... Read more

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