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France’s Macron stresses support for Iraqi sovereignty in Baghdad visit

This post was originally published on this siteBAGHDAD (Reuters) – French President Emmanuel Macron voiced support on Wednesday for a sovereign Iraq and said its main challenges are Islamic

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Two protesters die after clashes with police in Baghdad: medics, security sources

This post was originally published on this siteBAGHDAD (Reuters) – Clashes between Iraqi protesters and security forces in central Baghdad killed at least two demonstrators overnight,

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German Arts Advocate Kidnapped in Baghdad

This post was originally published on this siteBAGHDAD — Kidnappers in two vehicles seized a German arts advocate at dusk on Monday as she was leaving her office near one of Baghdad’s

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Iran FM visits Baghdad ahead of Iraq PM trip to Saudi Arabia

This post was originally published on this siteBAGHDAD (AP) — Iran’s foreign minister on Sunday stressed that Iran-Iraq relations would not be “shaken” ahead of the Iraqi

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Prominent researcher of jihadi groups shot dead in Baghdad

This post was originally published on this site(CNN) A prominent Iraqi expert on jihadi groups in the Middle East, including ISIS, was shot dead by unknown gunmen late Monday in front of his home

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Rocket fired at Baghdad’s international airport, not far from US troops and diplomats

This post was originally published on this siteAn unguided Katyusha rocket was fired at Baghdad’s international airport Sunday night near where American troops and diplomats are housed one

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Rockets Fired at Baghdad Airport Complex Used by US-Led Coalition

This post was originally published on this siteRockets landed inside the Iraqi capital’s airport complex in the early hours of Tuesday, the latest in a spate of recent attacks on facilities

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Rocket hits near US embassy in Baghdad

This post was originally published on this siteBAGHDAD: One rocket hit near the US embassy in Baghdad early Tuesday morning, security sources told AFP, the first to land in the high-security zone

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Pompeo calls on Baghdad to drop sectarian ‘quota’ system amid struggle to form new government

This post was originally published on this siteSecretary of State Mike Pompeo says leaders in Iraq should get rid of their country’s sectarian quota system in order to facilitate a

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Iran general visits Baghdad, tries to forge political unity

This post was originally published on this siteBAGHDAD — A top Iranian general arrived in Baghdad this week to try and unify Iraq’s fractured political leaders, Iraqi officials said

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