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  1. Krekar is accused of leading the Rawti Shax, a network with alleged links to the Islamic State

    Norway jails controversial Iraqi preacher

  2. A member of the Iraqi Kurdish security forces stands guard outside the restaurant where two people

    Turkish diplomat among two shot dead in Iraq's Arbil

    The Turkish vice consul to Iraq's autonomous Kurdish region was among at least two people shot dead Wednesday in the regional capital Arbil, ...
  3. Haider al-Abadi declared the Islamic State group defeated in December 2017, shown here in a picture

    Iraq's former prime minister Abadi hints at comeback

    Iraqi ex-prime minister Haider al-Abadi is eyeing a sequel to his turbulent single term, he hinted to AFP, warning a failure to tackle ...
  4. Members of the Parliament of the Kurdistan region vote to nominate Masrour Barzani for Prime Minist

    New Kurdish PM says priority is stronger Baghdad ties, rather than independence

    Two years after a failed independence bid plunged Iraq's Kurdistan Region into months of instability, the new regional prime minister said his ...
  5. Bashar later confessed to the killing but denied the rape

    Iraqi gets life in jail for teen rape-murder in Germany

    An Iraqi man was sentenced to life in jail by a German court on Wednesday for the rape and murder of a teenage girl that fuelled far-right ...
  6. Bashar later confessed to the killing but denied the rape

    Iraqi faces verdict in Germany's 'Susanna' rape-murder trial

  7. Dutch Judges Perquin, Renchens and Holleman prior to the trial in the courtroom in the courthouse i

    Alleged Islamic State fighter faces Dutch war crimes charges

    An alleged Dutch-born Islamic State militant went on trial in the Netherlands on Monday for war crimes in Iraq and Syria, including breaches of ...
  8. Iraq had been trying since 1983 to have the site recognised by UNESCO

    UNESCO lists Iraq's Babylon as World Heritage Site 

    UNESCO's World Heritage Committee voted on Friday to list the sprawling Mesopotamian metropolis of Babylon as a World Heritage Site after three ...
  9. Navy SEAL Edward Gallagher heads to court

    US Navy SEAL found not guilty of murder in war crimes trial

  10. A workaround allowing Iraq to continue buying gas and electricity from Iran would allow Baghdad to

    Iraq sets up 'loophole' in US sanctions to buy Iranian power