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  1. Qasem Soleimani, commander of the elite Quds Force of the Iranian Revolutionary Guards Corps, seen

    Warning Iran, US slaps sanctions on Iraqi militia leaders

    The United States on Friday imposed sanctions on three Iranian-backed Iraqi militia leaders over a deadly crackdown on protests in the country, as ...
  2. The protesters have remained on the streets despite fears among some of kidnapping or worse

    Iraq's top cleric says no role in talks on new PM as protests persist

    Iraq's top Shiite cleric said Friday he had no role in talks on a new premier for the protest-hit country, where apprehensive protesters remained ...
  3. An Iraqi girl carrying a bag walks amidst piles of rubbish in a landfill in Diwaniyah, south of the

    Still in streets, Iraqis say problem is poverty

    Chants demanding complete regime change have echoed across Iraq for weeks, but what first brought demonstrators onto the street was the profound ...
  4. Smoke billows from a shrine in the Shiite holy city of Najaf dedicated to the late Ayatollah

    Iraq parties, allies debate new PM as violence hits shrine cities

    Iraqi politicians and their regional allies gathered in Baghdad on Tuesday (Dec 3) to discuss a way out of two months of protests that brought ...
  5. Iraqi Prime Minister Adel Abdel Hadi, seen in this October picture, has said he will resign under

    Iraqis keep up anti-regime demos despite PM's vow to quit

    Iraqis kept up anti-government protests in Baghdad and the south on Saturday, unsatisfied with the premier's vowed resignation and insisting on ...
  6. FILE PHOTO: A protester holds an Iraqi flag amid a cloud of smoke from burning tires during ongoing

    Threats, arrests, targeted killings silence Iraqi dissidents

    After armed men raided the home of Hussein Adel al-Madani and his wife Sara Talib last year, the Iraqi activists spent months of self-imposed ...
  7. Iraqi demonstrators are seen as smoke rises from burning vehicles of Iraqi security forces after cl

    Iraq PM announces resignation after call from top Shi'ite cleric

    Iraqi Prime Minister Adel Abdul Mahdi announced his resignation on Friday after the country's top Shi'ite Muslim cleric called for lawmakers to ...
  8. A view of the Iranian consulate after Iraqi demonstrators stormed and set fire to the building duri

    Iraqi forces kill 14 protesters after Iranian consulate torched

  9. Iraq unrest

    Iraqi protesters torch Iran consulate amid deadly protests