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Iraqi police arrest 5 for Daesh links

Iraqi police on Monday arrested five people for suspected links with the Daesh terrorist group, according to a senior security official. The suspects were arrested…
Iraqi Prime Minister Haidar al-Abadi and Shia cleric Muqtada al-Sadr on Sunday called for speeding up the formation of the new government following the country’s…
Prominent Iraqi Shia cleric Muqtada al-Sadr said Thursday that the Iraqi people would make decisions for themselves without interference from the U.S. or Iran. “Our…
UN Special Representative to Iraq Jan Kubic on Thursday called on the Independent High Electoral Commission to conduct an immediate and full inquiry into all…
The Electoral Commission, on Wednesday, set the date of announcement of the final results of the elections held on 12 of this month. The Commission…
Iraq’s Sairoon coalition, led by opposition leader Muqtada al-Sadr, came in first in Saturday’s parliamentary polls, while the pro-government Al-Fatih coalition, led by Hadi al-Amiri,…
The Al-Wataniya Alliance of former Vice-President Iyad Allawi on Sunday called for annulling the results of the country’s parliamentary election, citing low turnout and alleged…
Iraqi Prime Minister Haidar al-Abadi’s coalition is leading in the country’s parliamentary election, a coalition spokesman told Anadolu Agency. “Preliminary results show that the Victory…
Iraqis began voting in the country’s first parliamentary election on Saturday since Iraq declared victory against the Daesh terrorist group. Polling stations across the country,…
Italian Defense Minister Roberta Pinotti arrived in Baghdad on Tuesday for an unannounced visit to Iraq. According to an Iraqi military source, Defense Minister Irfan…
Unidentified attackers on Monday killed a parliamentary candidate south of Mosul, regional capital of Iraq’s northern Nineveh province, according to a local police source. Speaking…
Preparations for securing Iraq’s May 12 parliamentary polls wrapped up Thursday, according to the Interior Ministry. “The security plan for the elections… has been finalized,”…
The U.S.-led coalition signaled on Monday the end of major combat operations against Islamic State in Iraq, announcing the “deactivation” of the command headquarters of…
The Czech and Iraqi defense ministers have vowed to further boost the military cooperation between their states. The Czechs previously sold 15 Czech-made L-159 light…
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