| Al Jazeera |
Why Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi is an impostor
So Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi claims he has replaced the caliphs of old; those men of wisdom and learning who presided over the glorious days of Islamic civilisation, from the first Abu Bakr, father-in-law... (photo: AP / Militant video)
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| Reuters |
Iraq government talks delayed again as fighting rages
BAGHDAD (Reuters) - Iraq's parliament failed on Sunday to break a damaging political deadlock which is holding up the formation of new government to tackle an Islamist-led insurgency raging less than... (photo: AP)
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| The Independent |
Iraq crisis: 'Government forces execute 255 Sunni prisoners in revenge for Isis atrocities'
Iraqi forces have illegally executed at least 255 Sunni prisoners in the past month, according to a report by Human Rights Watch (HRW). The group said it found evidence... (photo: AP / Jaber al-Helo)
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| The Irish Times |
Kurds seize Iraq oilfields as ministers pull out of government
Kurdish forces seized two oilfieds in north Iraq today and took over operations from a state-run oil company, while Kurdish politicians formally suspended their... (photo: AP / Hussein Malla)
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| Belfast Telegraph |
Data laws 'will keep people safe'
David Cameron has insisted the Government is acting to keep people safe after he and Nick Clegg announced fast-track legislation to ensure police and security services... (photo: AP / Jon Super)
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| CNN |
Iraq to split in three: So why not?
July 7, 2014 -- Updated 1557 GMT (2357 HKT) The main obstacle to a peaceful settlement in Iraq is the absence of oil in Sunni areas in the west. (CNN) -- Iraq is tearing... (photo: WN / Jamal Penjweny)
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| The Observer |
Ahmad Chalabi: from pariah to Iraq's next prime minister?
Ahmad Chalabi visiting a refugee camp in Mosul: 'He is a consummate puppet master.' Photograph: Boris Niehaus/Demotix/Corbis He was a presidential patron, then a pariah;... (photo: UN / Stephenie Hollyman)
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| The Independent |
Iraq crisis: Kurds pin hopes on an oil-rich future
Iraqi Kurds have already governed their territory, a land of wheat fields and rugged mountains that extends from Iraq's northern and western border with Turkey to the... (photo: WN / Jamal Penjweny)
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