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Society: Young Iraqis are filling the city's airwaves, after the Islamic State group's radio ban in Mosul.

Interview: Quentin Muller speaks to Moqtada al-Sadr's chief of staff, Dhia al-Asadi, about the Iraqi cleric's vision for Iraq.

The Iraq Report: Sadr and Iran kiss-and-make-up

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The Iraq Report: Sadr and Iran kiss-and-make-up

Our weekly spotlight on events in Iraq takes in the aftermath of the election

IS stage mass kidnappings, executions during Iraq resurgence

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IS stage mass kidnappings, executions during Iraq resurgence

IS take advantage of weak security in Mosul, waging three days of attacks including mass kidnappings, executions and bombings that have ...

Angelina Jolie on Iraq's devastation: 'I have no words'

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Angelina Jolie on Iraq's devastation: 'I have no words'

'This is the worst devastation I have seen in all my years with UNHCR': The film star and UN envoy is in Iraq rallying support for survivors of ...

Francesca Mannocchi

The price of fear in Afghanistan

In-depth: The situation in Afghanistan has become worse, as life becomes even more perilous for civilians, writes Francesca Mannocchi.

Marta Bellingreri

Iraqi journalists struggle for survival

Feature: Iraq remains one of the world's most dangerous countries for journalists as they continue to be targeted,but different voices are still ...

Charlie Hoyle

Brothers of the Gun: A memoir of Syria's war

The New Arab Meets: Syrian journalist Marwan Hisham and American artist Molly Crabapple speak about their powerful new book 'Brothers of the ...

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Canada ends military training of Iraqi Kurds

Ottowa has said its Special Operations Task Force has ended training Iraqi forces after suspending the assistance last year.

Iraq court jails French woman over IS membership

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Iraq court jails French woman over IS membership

A French woman faces life imprisonment in Iraq for travelling to join IS.

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IS kills 12 members of family in Iraq attack

Twelve members of the same family and four officers were killed on Saturday in suspected IS attacks in Salahuddin province, northern Iraq.

Search for bodies continues months after <em>Mosul</em> battle

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Search for bodies continues months after Mosul battle

After almost a year since IS were ousted from Mosul, Iraqi services are still discovering bodies of militants and their victims.

The New Arab Meets: <em>Mosul</em> Eye founder Omar Mohammed

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The New Arab Meets: Mosul Eye founder Omar Mohammed

Interview: He called himself Mosul Eye and wrote about the atrocities of Islamic State in his city for two years. Francesca Mannocchi ...

Iraqis shun first election since defeat of IS

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Iraqis shun first election since defeat of IS

More than half of the nearly 24.5 million voters did not show up at the ballot box in the parliamentary election, the highest abstention rate ...

Iraq holds first elections since victory over IS

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Iraq holds first elections since victory over IS

Worries about security will dominate the first parliamentary elections in Iraq since declaring victory against the Islamic State in Decemeber.

Marta Bellingreri

Challenges and hope for female parliamentary candidates in Iraq

In-depth: Nearly a third of the 7,000 candidates in Iraq's elections are women - but many have had campaign posters torn down and faced threats and abuse, writes Marta Bellingreri.

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Iraq prepares for first parliamentary election since IS defeat

Polls in Iraq open on Saturday morning for the first parliamentary election since the defeat of extremist Islamic State group.

Yomi Kleinmann

Iraq: As parties fracture, signs of change emerge

Analysis: Ethnicity alone is no longer sufficient to unite Iraq's political elite as the country's politics begin to move past years of ...

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The Iraq Report: Elections without participation is no democracy

Election 2018 special edition of our weekly round-up of events in Iraq.

Libya's radical Madkhalists are the latest threat

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Libya's radical Madkhalists are the latest threat

In-depth: A fringe Salafist group is slowly building huge influence on several fronts in Libya's chaos, and locals are saying the rise of an ...

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Iraq parliamentary candidate killed in his home near Mosul

The Islamic State group said it was behind the assassination of Farouq Zarzour, a candidate for Iraq's upcoming general election.

Iraq's displaced forgotten in elections

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Iraq's displaced forgotten in elections

Out of a total displaced population of around two million people, some 285,000 are registered to vote, according to the electoral commission.

Iraq speaker seeks pardon for Saddam's defence minister

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Iraq speaker seeks pardon for Saddam's defence minister

Authorities in Iraq have been urged to pardon the former defence minister of dictator Saddam Hussein on health grounds, the speaker of Iraq's ...

The Iraq Report: Attempts to move on after IS

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The Iraq Report: Attempts to move on after IS

In-depth: Our round-up of this week in Iraq

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