Bombs in Baghdad kill 14, including some Shi'ite pilgrims

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Police say three bombs went off in and around Baghdad on Monday, killing at least 14 people, including Shi'ite Muslim worshippers conducting an annual pilgrimage.

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Iraqi protesters end Green Zone sit-in

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One day after an unprecedented breach of Baghdad's Green Zone, Iraqi protesters peacefully exit the area while issuing demands for political reform and pledging to return by the end of the week.

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Rare IS group bombings in southern Iraq kill 33

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Rare IS group bombings in southern Iraq kill 33

The Islamic State group claimed responsibility for rare attacks in Iraq's deep Shiite south on Sunday, twin suicide car bomb blasts in the city of Samawa killing at least 33 people.

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Twin bombings in southern Iraq kill 33: Security officials

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Twin bombings in southern Iraq kill 33: Security officials

"The hospitals have received 33 dead," a senior official in the Muthanna health department, which covers Samawa, told AFP.

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Protesters storm Baghdad's Green Zone

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Hundreds of supporters of Shi'ite Muslim cleric Moqtada al-Sadr storm into Baghdad's Green Zone and set up tents beside parliament after Sadr denounces the failure of politicians to reform a political quota system blamed for rampant corruption.

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Thousands protest Baghdad vote stalemate

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Báo Thanh Niên English 1 week(s) ago

Protesters fill the streets of Baghdad demanding parliament vote on a cabinet reshuffle aimed at fighting corruption.

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As Islamic State is pushed back in Iraq, worries about what's next

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As Islamic State is pushed back in Iraq, worries about what's next

As U.S.-led offensives drive back Islamic State in Iraq, concern is growing among U.S. and U.N. officials that efforts to stabilize liberated areas are lagging, creating conditions that could help the militants endure as an underground network.

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Kerry urges Iraq not to let politics impede war against IS

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Kerry urges Iraq not to let politics impede war against IS

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry, visiting Baghdad on Friday, urged Iraq not to let its political crisis interfere with the fight against Islamic State and voiced unequivocal support for Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi.

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U.S. firm to de-mine Iraqi city of Ramadi retaken from Islamic State

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U.S. firm to de-mine Iraqi city of Ramadi retaken from Islamic State

A U.S. de-mining company is removing explosives and training Iraqis to dismantle the devices planted by Islamic State in the largest Iraqi city retaken from the militants, a diplomat and two U.S. officials said on Monday.

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Vietnam upbeat ahead of Iraq clash in World Cup qualifying campaign

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Vietnam upbeat ahead of Iraq clash in World Cup qualifying campaign

The Vietnamese head coach is confident he can lead his team to a miracle at the AFC 2018 World Cup qualifying encounter tonight (March 30), after hope of continuing the campaign was revived last week.

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Islamic State dealt hefty body blow with death of top aide: officials

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Islamic State dealt hefty body blow with death of top aide: officials

Islamic State will struggle to recover from the death of a top aide, reported this week in a U.S. air strike, whose overview of the group's finances, politics and administration was unmatched, Iraqi and U.S. sources said.

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Suicide bomber kills at least 26 at Iraqi soccer match

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Islamic State is claiming responsibility for a suicide bombing that killed at least 26 people and wounded at least 71 others at the end of an amateur soccer game outside Baghdad.

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Iraqi forces make slow progress south of Mosul

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Iraqi forces make slow progress south of Mosul

Iraqi forces made slow progress against Islamic State in the north of the country on Friday in the second day of an offensive touted as the beginning of a broader campaign to clear areas around the city of Mosul.

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Iraqi army starts offensive in region around Mosul, State TV says

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Iraqi army starts offensive in region around Mosul, State TV says

Iraq's armed forces started an offensive against Islamic State on Thursday in the region around Mosul with air cover from the U.S.-led coalition, pushing the militants out of several villages, according to a military statement read on state TV.

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At least 60 killed, scores wounded in Iraq blast

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Islamic State militants claim responsibility for an attack at an Iraqi police checkpoint south of Baghdad that kills at least 60 people and wounds more than 70 others.

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