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America's got 99 problems...

19 July, 2018

Comment: America's spiralling descent towards fascism and dictatorship is almost entirely of its own making, writes Khaled Diab.

The Iraq Report: Basra's fury spreads to Baghdad

19 July, 2018

Our weekly round-up of events in Iraq this week includes a look into the causes of the most recent unrest, while Iraqi officials get sent to Riyadh.

Bombs and mortars rock Iraq's restive city of Kirkuk

18 July, 2018

A series of explosives in the northern Iraqi city of Kirkuk has injured at least 11 people.

At least 19 refugees drown off north Cyprus coast

18 July, 2018

The boat was carrying 150 people when it went down off the coast of north Cyprus.

Arab views of US low, support for Palestinians high

18 July, 2018

Comment: Washington continues to be seen as a threat, writes Derek Davison.

Japan's Arabic speaking ambassador wins Iraqi hearts and minds

18 July, 2018

While foreign diplomats often struggle to win over ordinary Iraqis, Japan's departing ambassador has stolen hearts - thanks to witty social media videos in classical Arabic and local dialects.

Dutch jail jihadist fighters still missing in action

17 July, 2018

A Rotterdam court sentenced three men in their absence to up to seven years in jail for joining a "terrorist" organisation in Iraq and Syria.

Iraq seeks Saudi help with crisis as protests continue

17 July, 2018

This comes after Iran scaled back the quantity of electricity shared with Iraq as Tehran grapples with its own domestic tensions.

Thousands abandon blockaded Strip as Egypt opens crossing

17 July, 2018

Feature: Thousands of Gazans hit hard by the sharply deteriorating economic and living conditions rushed to leave the Gaza Strip, after Egypt opened the crossing, writes Ali Adam.

Iraq troops deployed across Baghdad to quell protests

17 July, 2018

Iraqi counter-terrorism forces have been deployed across the capital Baghdad, as protests rallies continued into their second week, putting the government's weaknesses under the spotlight.

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