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High-ranking IS militant sentenced to death by Iraqi court

19 September, 2018

Ismail Alwan Salman al-Ithawi has been sentenced to death by the Iraqi courts on terrorism charges.

Could the Russia-Turkey deal avert disaster in Idlib?

18 September, 2018

Analysis: The deal has bought more time for international diplomacy, but Syrians remain wary - and who could blame them?

Iranian-backed paramilitary leader Hadi al-Ameri withdraws candidacy for PM

18 September, 2018

Hadi al-Ameri, head of a leading Iraqi Shia miltia, has withdrawn his candidacy for the post of prime mininster, easing the political crisis in Iraq.

Water crisis in Basra hospitalises top Iraqi football team

17 September, 2018

The water crisis in oil-rich Basra province has put 60,000 people in hospital since mid-August, according to the provincial council for human rights.

Two women dead after refugee boat capsizes off Turkey

17 September, 2018

Two women died and sixteen other mainly Iraqi refugees, including eight children, were rescued on Monday after their boat capsized off the southwestern Turkish coast.

Iraq deploys troops along border to monitor 'Turkey violations'

17 September, 2018

Iraq will deploy security forces along the mountainous border with Turkey and take action against Ankara at the United Nations over air strikes on Kurdish separatists based in northwest Iraq.

New Zealand extends Iraq, Afghanistan training missions to 2019

17 September, 2018

The island country has 143 military trainers in Iraq stationed alongside Australian troops, and 11 in Afghanistan.

Anarchists attack Iran embassy in Athens

17 September, 2018

The Iranian embassy in Athens was attacked on Monday by members of the Rubicon group who said they were protesting Tehran's treatment of its Kurdish population.

Humans of New York photoblog turns lens to Egypt

16 September, 2018

Among children's cheeky grins and uplifting family tales are stories of unpursued dreams and heartbreaking poverty.

Iran praises Iraq's 'pro-Tehran' parliament selection

16 September, 2018

The selection of a parliamentary speaker and first deputy could end gridlock over the formation of a new government in Iraq.

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