More than 90,000 people flee violence in Iraq's Anbar province-UN

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More than 90,000 people flee violence in Iraq's Anbar province-UN

More than 90,000 people have fled their homes in Iraq's western province of Anbar where Islamic State militants have been gaining ground over the past week, the United Nations said on Sunday.

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Blackwater guards sentenced for 2007 Baghdad killings

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A federal judge sentences four former Blackwater security guards to lengthy prison terms in the 2007 massacre of 14 unarmed Iraqis.

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Ex-Blackwater guards sentenced to prison in Baghdad killings

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Ex-Blackwater guards sentenced to prison in Baghdad killings

A former Blackwater security guard was sentenced to life in prison and three others got 30-year terms on Monday in the massacre of 14 unarmed Iraqi civilians at a Baghdad traffic circle in 2007, closing a case that had outraged Iraqis and inflamed anti-U.S. sentiment around the world.

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Biden: Islamic State 'actually united' Iraq in common fight

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U.S. Vice President Joe Biden says "irony of all ironies" in fight against Islamic State in Iraq is that "it actually united Iraqis."

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U.S.-led coalition, Iraqis pound Islamic State in Tikrit

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U.S.-led coalition, Iraqis pound Islamic State in Tikrit

U.S.-led coalition warplanes launched their first airstrikes against Islamic State targets in Tikrit on Wednesday, officials said, coming off the sidelines to aid Iraqi forces fighting alongside Iran-backed Shi'ite militia on the ground.

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Abu Azrael: Iraq's celebrity anti-IS fighter

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Abu Azrael: Iraq's celebrity anti-IS fighter

Abu Azrael -- Father of the Angel of Death -- is the black-bearded, blade-wielding embodiment of the retribution many Iraqis want against brutal jihadists who seized swathes of their country.

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Their nation in pieces, Iraqis ponder what comes next

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The machine gun poking out from between a framed portrait of a Shi'ite imam and a stuffed toy Minnie Mouse was trained on anyone who approached the checkpoint.

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A grim Christmas for displaced Iraqis

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Many Iraqi Christians displaced by the advancement of Islamic State say they have no means or desire to celebrate Christmas and new year this year.

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Iraqis displaced by IS brace for winter

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Millions displaced by Islamic State in Iraq are set to face a very harsh winter as the humanitarian situation there worsens.

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Obama to send 1,500 more troops to Iraq as campaign expands

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Obama to send 1,500 more troops to Iraq as campaign expands

President Barack Obama has approved sending up to 1,500 more troops to Iraq, roughly doubling the number of U.S. forces on the ground to advise and retrain Iraqis in their battle against the militant group Islamic State, U.S. officials said on Friday.

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Deadly blasts and approaching Islamic State militants spark concerns in Baghdad

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A series of blasts kill 36 people in and around Baghdad over a two-hour span, and an Islamic State advance on the city spark concern among Iraqis.

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Kurds thwart IS in Kobane, Turkey boosts involvement

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Attacking Islamic State jihadists met firm Kurdish resistance in the Syrian battleground town of Kobane, as neighbouring Turkey heeded pressure to intervene and handed the US access to its air bases.

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Kurds thwart IS militants in Syrian town of Kobane

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Kurds thwart IS militants in Syrian town of Kobane

In Kobane, a pall of black smoke hung over the strategic town as the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights reported heavy militant losses.

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Iraqis welcome Paris conference to address Islamic State

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Iraqis say they are hopeful about a one-day conference aimed at attacking the threat from Islamic State militants.

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Obama relies on Mideast allies to counter Islamic State

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Obama relies on Mideast allies to counter Islamic State

President Barack Obama is relying on Middle East allies including Saudi Arabia as linchpins in escalating the offensive against Islamic State extremists with airstrikes on both sides of the Iraq-Syria border.

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