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  • Sunnis, Kurds shun Iraq parliament after no Maliki replacement named

    July 1, 2014 | 10:39 am

    Sunnis and Kurds walked out of the first session of Iraq's new parliament on Tuesday after Shi'ites failed to name a prime minister to replace Nuri al-Maliki, dimming any prospect of an early national unity government to save Iraq from collapse.

    The United States, United Nations,...

  • Obama warns of U.S. action as jihadists push on Baghdad, Iraq

    June 12, 2014 | 1:33 pm

    President Barack Obama threatened U.S. military strikes in Iraq on Thursday against Sunni Islamist militants who have surged out of the north to menace Baghdad and want to establish their own state in Iraq and Syria.

    Iraqi Kurdish forces took advantage of the chaos to take...

  • Ten car bombs kill 39 in Iraqi capital

    June 24, 2013 | 2:37 pm

    Ten car bombs exploded across the Iraqi capital on Monday, killing nearly 40 people in markets and garages on the evening of a Shi'ite Muslim celebration, police and medical sources said.

    Some of the attacks targeted districts where Shi'ites were commemorating the anniversary of...