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Kurds offer land for independence in struggle to reshape Iraq - The Guardian Sat, 25 Feb 2017 20:33:53 GMT

Hindustan Times

Kurds offer land for independence in struggle to reshape Iraq
The Guardian
As Iraqi forces continue their advance towards key Isis-defended districts in west Mosul, attention is turning to what northern Iraq will look like once the jihadi group is routed. Ministers from the Kurdistan regional government (KRG) believe that one ...
Kurdish reporter Shifa Gardi killed in IraqCNN
Mosul battle: Kurdish reporter Shifa Gardi killed in IraqBBC News
Kurdish Journalist Killed Covering Iraq's Battle For MosulRadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty
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ISIS is using commercially available drones to drop grenades in Iraq - MarketWatch Sat, 25 Feb 2017 15:11:00 GMT

MarketWatch

ISIS is using commercially available drones to drop grenades in Iraq
MarketWatch
An Iraqi special forces member shoots at a drone flown by Islamic State group jihadists in Mosul on Jan. 8, 2017. MOSUL, Iraq—As they advance into Islamic State's remaining urban stronghold of west Mosul, Iraqi forces are struggling to counter the ...
Iraq Air Force Bombs ISIS in Syria for First TimeNBCNews.com
US-backed troops move into ISIS' last Iraq bastionCBS News
US changes rules of engagement for Mosul fight in IraqWashington Post
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Saudi's Adel Al-Jubeir makes surprise visit to Baghdad - Aljazeera.com Sat, 25 Feb 2017 19:24:37 GMT

Aljazeera.com

Saudi's Adel Al-Jubeir makes surprise visit to Baghdad
Aljazeera.com
Saudi Arabia's foreign minister has made a rare visit to Baghdad in an attempt to mend the kingdom's tense relations with Iraq. Adel al-Jubeir's surprise trip on Saturday marked the first official visit by a Saudi foreign minister since 1990, and the ...
Saudi foreign minister makes landmark visit to IraqBBC News
Saudi Arabia to Appoint New Iraq Envoy, Iraqi Foreign Ministry Official SaysU.S. News & World Report
'Iraq's neutrality can help Iranian-Saudi rapprochement' – Saudi FM on surprise Baghdad tripRT
Arab News -UPI.com -The National
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Australia joined 2003 Iraq War solely to boost ties with Bush – army think-tank - RT Sat, 25 Feb 2017 20:50:00 GMT

RT

Australia joined 2003 Iraq War solely to boost ties with Bush – army think-tank
RT
It also gives insight into how the political decision to enter the unpopular war was made – Howard's statements about enforcing UN resolutions, combatting global terrorism, and contributing to the post-war reconstruction of Iraq were dismissed in ...

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Counter-ISIS Strikes Continue in Syria, Iraq - Department of Defense Sat, 25 Feb 2017 14:22:16 GMT

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Counter-ISIS Strikes Continue in Syria, Iraq
Department of Defense
SOUTHWEST ASIA, Feb. 25, 2017 — U.S. and coalition military forces continued to attack the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria yesterday, Combined Joint Task Force Operation Inherent Resolve officials reported today. Officials reported details of ...
Iraq hits ISIS in Syria - with Russia, without USDEBKA file
Top general: US mulling 'long-term commitment' in IraqCNN
Pentagon prepares for bigger, bloodier war in Iraq and SyriaWorld Socialist Web Site
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The British charity clearing up landmines in Iraq - The Telegraph - Telegraph.co.uk Sat, 25 Feb 2017 09:01:23 GMT

Telegraph.co.uk

The British charity clearing up landmines in Iraq - The Telegraph
Telegraph.co.uk
As Western-backed Iraqi troops retake Mosul, families are returning to their homes, despite the deadly threat posed by Isil's booby traps and landmines.

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Clearing land in Iraq - Reliefweb Fri, 24 Feb 2017 22:43:02 GMT

Reliefweb

Clearing land in Iraq
Reliefweb
After decades of conflict, Iraq is now one of the most contaminated countries in the world. Since early January, Handicap International's weapons clearance teams have identified, collected, and destroyed more than 1,000 explosives in the governorates ...


UNESCO meeting lays groundwork for reviving, protecting Iraq's cultural heritage - UN News Centre Fri, 24 Feb 2017 23:16:03 GMT

UN News Centre

UNESCO meeting lays groundwork for reviving, protecting Iraq's cultural heritage
UN News Centre
24 February 2017 – As details on the destruction of and damage to Iraq's rich and diverse cultural heritage emerge, the United Nations cultural agency has appealed to the international community to help protect and revive the country's archaeological, ...
Iraq hopes to reclaim heritage lost to Islamic State group - Art ...Jakarta Post

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Suicide PUPPIES? Horror footage shows tiny dog 'strapped with explosives by ISIS' - Express.co.uk Sat, 25 Feb 2017 12:12:27 GMT

Express.co.uk

Suicide PUPPIES? Horror footage shows tiny dog 'strapped with explosives by ISIS'
Express.co.uk
The PMU, or Al-Hashd Al-Sha'abi, is a group of militia, brought together and state-sponsored to battle with jihadis in Iraq. In 2014 the group was incorporated into the country's armed forces to help fight on the battlefield as major cities were ...

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Iraq: US Advisors Empowered To Call In Airstrikes - STRATFOR Sat, 25 Feb 2017 17:31:26 GMT

Iraq: US Advisors Empowered To Call In Airstrikes
STRATFOR
U.S. military advisors assisting with the recapture of Mosul from the Islamic State have been empowered to call in strikes instead of routing requests through a joint command center further from the battle zone, U.S. Army Lt. Col. James Browning said Feb.

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