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Teenager shot in the head by Bahraini police dies

25 March, 2017

Eighteen year old Mustafa Hamdan died of cardiac arrest on Friday, nearly two months after he was shot in the head by Bahraini security forces.

Third of Yemen provinces on brink of famine: UN​

24 March, 2017

The United Nations warned on Friday that 60 percent Yemen's population is going hungry as a third of the war-torn country are on the brink of famine.

The Iraq Report

24 March, 2017

This week in Iraq: Your weekly digest brought to you by Tallha Abdulrazaq.

A chronology of failure in 'liberated' Iraq

24 March, 2017

Comment: Little did Iraqis know that transition away from tyranny would rest on wedding the political system to Iraq's religious institutions, writes Nazli Tarzi.

As Mosul falls, a new threat to peace looms

23 March, 2017

Comment: The war on IS has partially suppressed disagreements among the different Shia blocs in Iraq, but as victory draws closer, tensions are rising once again, writes Mona Alami.

Controversy over participation of Iran-linked militia in Iraqi elections

23 March, 2017

Political divisions are emerging within Iraq's ruling National Alliance over whether the controversial Hashd al-Shaabi militia should be permitted to take part in nationwide, local elections scheduled for September

Luxembourg court refuses to release Iran's $1.6 billion

23 March, 2017

A Luxembourg judge has refused to unfreeze the assets as it is still being held up by a separate court judgement.

Iraq and Trump: The first two months

22 March, 2017

Comment: Just two months after Trump's inauguration, significant damage has already been done to American-Iraqi relations, despite amendments to the travel ban, writes Ibrahim Al-Marashi.

Israel plans mass evacuations if future war breaks out

22 March, 2017

Israel is drawing up contingency plans to evacuate up to a quarter-million civilians if a full-scale war erupts with Hizballah and Hamas.

Missing CIA contractor's family to sue Iran over disappearance

22 March, 2017

Ten years ago former CIA agent Robert Levinson went missing in Iran. His family are now taking Tehran to court believing him to be held by the regime.

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