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"Security has returned, the stalls on the market have re-opened and the clients are also here," he said, chopping up meat as cows' heads dangled from hooks behind him in the main market of Al-Zahraa neighbourhood."What we would still need is to be able to come and go freely to get our supplies," said Haj Ramzi, who runs another butcher's shop facing his…
01.19 / 11:45
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Islam Times - At the time being, the key problem– even outstripping the threat posed by ISIS terrorist group– that the regional government of Iraq's Kurdistan is grappling with is the economic crisis. The Kurdish region’s government has always argued that foreign and imposed factors coming from developments in Iraq, the region, and the world have given rise to such a situation. …
01.14 / 11:52
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Islam Times - ISIS terrorists have cut off water supply in areas of Mosul where were liberated by the Iraqi national army. …
01.11 / 09:56
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(Reuters/IraqiNews.com) A car bomb blast killed at least 12 people and wounded 50 others at a vegetable market in eastern Baghdad on... The post UPDATED: At least 12 killed, 50 wounded in eastern Baghdad car bombing appeared first on Iraq news, the latest Iraq news by Iraqi…
01.08 / 07:01
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But Noora Arkavazi, a Kurdish Muslim, and Orthodox Christian Bobi Dodevski quickly fell in love after they met at the muddy border in early March -- and celebrated their wedding four months later.Bobi recalls the rainy day he first saw Noora in no man's land between the two Balkan countries, when he was working only by chance after swapping shifts with a…
01.07 / 17:44
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Islam Times - Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yildirim will be traveling to Iraq on an apparent mission to mend fences with the Iraqi leadership, which has been bitterly disapproving of but unable to stop Turkish military presence in Iraqi territory. …
01.06 / 14:24
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Islam Times - Iraqi Prime Minister called on the international community to further support for the country’s war on terrorism. …
01.05 / 06:51
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Baghdad (IraqiNews.com) A security source revealed that the kidnapped Iraqi journalist, Afrah Shawqi was freed more than a week after being abducted... The post Iraqi journalist Afrah Shawqi released week after kidnapping appeared first on Iraq news, the latest Iraq news by Iraqi…
01.04 / 12:09
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Islam Times - An American general in charge of the ground forces for the so-called US-led coalition allegedly against Daesh (ISIL) speaks of a “positive indicator” in the fight against the Takfiri terrorists in control of Iraq’s second largest city. …
01.03 / 08:31
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Baghdad (Reuters/IraqiNews.com) Islamic State claimed responsibility for a suicide car bomb in Baghdad’s Sadr City district on Monday which killed 24 people... The post UPDATED: Islamic State claims blast in Baghdad’s Sadr City, 2 bombs ensue appeared first on Iraq news, the latest Iraq news by Iraqi…
01.02 / 11:20
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Baghdad (IraqiNews.com) France’s President Francois Hollande arrived in Baghdad in a visit which the presidency said is meant to reiterate support for... The post Hollande arrives in Baghdad to reiterate support for Iraq against IS appeared first on Iraq news, the latest Iraq news by Iraqi…
01.02 / 06:55
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Islam Times - The developments of Iraq's Kurdistan region in the past two years have been affected by rise of ISIS terrorist group and its advances in Iraq. Meanwhile, in addition to grappling with an array of major problems including economic troubles, entry of refugees from other terror-hit parts of Iraq, fighting ISIS, and a shortage in military supplies, the autonomous region has witnessed divisions between its key political parties. …
01.01 / 08:30
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The interview is in two parts — one, two — and in the first, Jubaili addreses the bleak future put forward in his story, “a vision of what a century of private deals with unaccountable foreign corporations will do to the city.”Jubaili also talks about why the literary scene in Basra has been vibrant, and remains so:"Yes, fiction in Basra, as compared to other cities, is good not only now but from the 1960s, which was a golden period. Basra is a pioneer in writing fiction and this is probabl…
12.30 / 12:45
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Islam Times - Iraqi forces are gearing up for a three-pronged attacked against Daesh terrorists in the city of Mosul following a two-week lull in their anti-terror operations, says a high-ranking Iraqi commander. …
12.29 / 05:39
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Baghdad (IraqiNews.com) Iraq’s foreign ministry fired back on Tuesday at criticisms of Shia-led al-Hashd al-Shaabi militias by Saudi foreign minister Adel al-Jubeir... The post Iraq hits back at Saudi FM over al-Hashd al-Shaabi sectarianism remarks appeared first on Iraq news, the latest Iraq news by Iraqi N…
12.27 / 11:13
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Kirkuk (IraqiNews.com) A dog has refused to be left behind and walked 60 kilometers to catch up with his owners who migrated... The post Dog walks 60 km, catches up with owners at Kirkuk refugee camp appeared first on Iraq news, the latest Iraq news by Iraqi…
12.26 / 05:43
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The package includes loan guarantees from the UK for about $372 million, and from Canada for about $72 million."Despite an ongoing war and low oil prices, Iraq is undertaking bold transformational reforms that will safeguard economic stability and lay the foundations for longer term private sector development and inclusive growth for all Iraqis," said Ferid Belhaj, World Bank director for the Middle…
12.26 / 04:59
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Nineveh (IraqiNews.com) Newborns in the restive city of Mosul are desperate for official recognition as local authorities rebuff their birth certificates issued... The post Mosul newborns in limbo over Islamic State-stamped certificates appeared first on Iraq news, the latest Iraq news by Iraqi…
12.24 / 09:39
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Diyala (IraqiNews.com) A police officer was killed and four others were wounded on Saturday when a booby-trapped vehicle exploded in Diyala, security... The post Diyala explosion kills police officer, wounds 4 appeared first on Iraq news, the latest Iraq news by Iraqi…
12.24 / 08:18
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Babil (IraqiNews.com) Iraqi security seized on Friday a rare manuscript that had been stolen from a Kuwaiti museum during the Iraqi invasion... The post Rare Kuwaiti manuscript from Kwuait seized from former Iraqi soldier appeared first on Iraq news, the latest Iraq news by Iraqi…
12.24 / 05:56
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