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Amal Clooney to Iraq: Allow UN probe of Islamic State Yazidi crimes - Reuters Fri, 10 Mar 2017 02:14:54 GMT

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Amal Clooney to Iraq: Allow UN probe of Islamic State Yazidi crimes
Reuters
Islamic State is committing genocide against the Yazidis in Syria and Iraq to destroy the minority religious community through killings, sexual slavery and other crimes, U.N. experts reported in June last year. Clooney, who represents Nadia Murad and ...
Amal Clooney urges Iraq to allow probe of Islamic State crimesMiddle East Eye
Amal Clooney urges UN to tackle Islamic State 'genocide' in IraqBelfast Telegraph

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Suicide Bombers Kill Dozens at Wedding Party in Iraq - New York Times Thu, 09 Mar 2017 13:12:10 GMT

New York Times

Suicide Bombers Kill Dozens at Wedding Party in Iraq
New York Times
The wedding party was being held for a family that had been displaced from Anbar Province, which is in western Iraq and is home to a tribe that opposes the Islamic State group. Islamic State militants captured Tikrit during its blitz across Iraq in the ...
Iraq: IS suicide bombers kill 26 at Tikrit wedding partyBBC News
Suicide Bombers Strike Wedding in Iraq, Kill at Least 26Voice of America
Suicide bomb blasts hit wedding near Iraq's TikritAljazeera.com
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Iraq aims to drive Islamic State from west Mosul within a month - Reuters Thu, 09 Mar 2017 14:23:25 GMT

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Iraq aims to drive Islamic State from west Mosul within a month
Reuters
As Iraqi forces advance deeper into west Mosul, they are facing increasingly stiff resistance from Islamic State militants using suicide car bombs and snipers to defend their last major stronghold in Iraq. Their operation to retake the eastern bank of ...
Suicide bombers kill 26 at Iraq weddingThe Hindu
Inside The “Mad Max-Style” Tactics ISIS Is Using In Its Last Stand In IraqBuzzFeed News
The Islamic State's Mark on IraqFair Observer
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Counter-ISIS Strikes Continue in Syria, Iraq - Department of Defense Thu, 09 Mar 2017 14:21:22 GMT

Department of Defense

Counter-ISIS Strikes Continue in Syria, Iraq
Department of Defense
SOUTHWEST ASIA, March 9, 2017 — U.S. and coalition military forces continued to attack the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria, conducting 22 strikes consisting of 82 engagements against ISIS targets yesterday, Combined Joint Task Force Operation Inherent ...
Iraq and beyond: hidden, secret warsOpen Democracy
Pentagon: Islamic State has lost access to Iraq's oilStars and Stripes
Marines have arrived in Syria to fire artillery in the fight for RaqqaWashington Post
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As ISIS loses ground in parts of Iraq, religious minorities join forces - Fox News Thu, 09 Mar 2017 19:59:05 GMT

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As ISIS loses ground in parts of Iraq, religious minorities join forces
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The religious minorities of northern Iraq are joining forces to form a province of their own in a region that the Islamic State had nearly decimated. Assyrian Christians, Yazidis, Turkmen and other religious minorities have jointly made their case to ...


Kate, William and Harry join the Queen to honour Afghanistan and Iraq War heroes – but families are furious as Blair ... - The Sun Thu, 09 Mar 2017 12:54:17 GMT

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Artist may tweak new Iraq and Afghanistan memorial after Duke of Edinburgh said he can't read it - Telegraph.co.uk Thu, 09 Mar 2017 20:01:24 GMT

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Artist may tweak new Iraq and Afghanistan memorial after Duke of Edinburgh said he can't read it
Telegraph.co.uk
But a candid passing remark by the Duke of Edinburgh may inadvertently change the face of London's newest monument, after he told the artist he could not see its lettering clearly. The Duke had accompanied the Queen around a landmark new memorial to ...

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I Was Part of the Iraq War Surge. It Was a Disaster. | The Nation - The Nation. Thu, 09 Mar 2017 19:26:16 GMT

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I Was Part of the Iraq War Surge. It Was a Disaster. | The Nation
The Nation.
The other day, I found myself flipping through old photos from my time in Iraq. One in particular from October 2006 stood out. I see my 23-year-old self, along with ...
This Cannot End Well: Iraq (2003-2017 And Beyond) | The ...Huffington Post

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Trump's New Travel Ban Blocks Migrants From Six Nations, Sparing Iraq - New York Times Tue, 07 Mar 2017 01:41:02 GMT

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Trump's New Travel Ban Blocks Migrants From Six Nations, Sparing Iraq
New York Times
The new order continued to impose a 90-day ban on travelers, but it removed Iraq, a redaction requested by Defense Secretary Jim Mattis, who feared it would hamper coordination to defeat the Islamic State, according to administration officials.
Trump removed Iraq from travel ban in recognition of fight against Isis, State Department saysThe Independent
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Over 40 soldiers killed by ISIS suicide bombing in central Iraq - AMN Al-Masdar News (registration) Thu, 09 Mar 2017 12:46:00 GMT

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Over 40 soldiers killed by ISIS suicide bombing in central Iraq
AMN Al-Masdar News (registration)
BEIRUT, LEBANON (2:15 P.M.) – Over 40 people were killed in central Iraq on Thursday when two Islamic State (ISIS) terrorists carried out a suicide mission south of Baiji. According to the Islamic State's official media wing, the two terrorists ...