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Iraq army puts Basra on lock-down amid protest turmoil

06 September, 2018

Populist cleric Muqtada al-Sadr has called for Iraqi officials to address the violence in Basra or resign, after another protester was killed by government forces on Wednesday.

Iraq protesters set fire to government building in Basra

05 September, 2018

Protesters in the southern Iraqi city of Basra have set fire to the main government building, a day after six people were killed in demonstrations over poor public services.

Six killed as police open fire on Basra protesters

05 September, 2018

Demonstrators have been criticising economic conditions and the poor state of public services in Iraq's restive south.

Iran 'using civilian flights' to smuggle arms to Hizballah

04 September, 2018

Iran is using civilian aircraft to deliver weapons to its proxies in Lebanon, a report by US news network Fox News has claimed citing intelligence sources.

Iraqis flock to Basra governor building after protester killed

04 September, 2018

Hundreds of Iraqis have gathered in Basra, after a protester was shot dead on Monday night by security forces.

Trump warns Syria, Russia and Iran against Idlib 'tragedy'

04 September, 2018

Syrian regime forces, backed by Russia and Iran, are amassing around the north western province of Idlib, in preparation for an expected assault on the last opposition stronghold.

Israel threatens to strike Iranian targets in Iraq

03 September, 2018

Israeli Defence Minister Avigdor Lieberman signalled on Monday that his country could strike Iranian targets in Iraq

Eight civilians killed in Iraq in suspected IS attacks

03 September, 2018

Eight people were killed and four others wounded in separate suspected IS attacks in northern Iraq on Monday.

Iraq's Sadr, PM Abadi form bloc, resolving political deadlock

03 September, 2018

Iraq's parliament is convening its first session since it was elected in May, after nationalist Shia cleric Moqtada Sadr agreed to form the largest parliamentary bloc.

Eighteen injured in German protests for and against refugees

02 September, 2018

Eighteen people were injured as the anti-migrant far-right and counter-protesters held opposing rallies in the German city of Chemnitz, which was hit by xenophobic demonstrations last week.

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