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Iraqi cleric Sadr announces disarmament...

Iraqi cleric Sadr announces disarmament...

Middle East

Sat, Jun 9 2018

Sadr had urged his followers to remain calm after the explosion and ordered his office to investigate...

Moqtada Sadr meets Iraq PM Abadi, hinting...

Moqtada Sadr meets Iraq PM Abadi, hinting...

Middle East

Sun, May 20 2018

Winning the largest number of seats does not automatically guarantee that Sadr will be able to hand-pick...

Cleric Moqtada Sadr wins Iraq election...

Cleric Moqtada Sadr wins Iraq election...

Middle East

Sat, May 19 2018

Sadr rose to prominence in the wake of the US invasion, when his militia fought a bloody insurgency against...

Sadr eyes government as election upset...

Sadr eyes government as election upset...

Middle East

Tue, May 15 2018

After years on the sidelines, he has now reinvented himself as a crusading champion of the poor who has...

Fiery cleric, paramilitary leader surge...

Fiery cleric, paramilitary leader surge...

Middle East

Tue, May 15 2018

Sadr has reinvented himself as an anti-graft crusader after rising to prominence as a powerful militia...

Baghdad twin suicide bombing kills...

Baghdad twin suicide bombing kills...

Middle East

Mon, Jan 15 2018

There was no immediate claim of responsibility

Iraq, Syria converge on Islamic State's...

Iraq, Syria converge on Islamic State's...

Middle East

Thu, Oct 26 2017

In a statement welcoming the offensive, the US-led coalition said approximately 1,500 Islamic State fighters...

Baghdad piles pressure on Iraqi Kurds...

Baghdad piles pressure on Iraqi Kurds...

Middle East

Wed, Sep 27 2017

Final results released on Wednesday showed nearly 93% in favour of independence, and 7.3% against.

Turnout high as Iraqi Kurds defy threats...

Turnout high as Iraqi Kurds defy threats...

Middle East

Tue, Sep 26 2017

Voters were asked to say 'yes' or 'no' to the question: Do you want the Kurdistan Region and Kurdistani...

Iraq refuses talks with Kurdistan about...

Iraq refuses talks with Kurdistan about...

World

Tue, Sep 26 2017

The referendum is held despite intense international pressure on Barzani to call it off, amid fears that...

IS evacuation deal sparks Iraqi...

IS evacuation deal sparks Iraqi...

Middle East

Wed, Aug 30 2017

Hundreds of jihadists started leaving the area on Monday, heading by bus for Syria's eastern province...

Iraqi PM formally declares victory over...

Iraqi PM formally declares victory over...

World

Tue, Jul 11 2017

The fall of Mosul effectively marks the end of the Iraqi half of the Islamic State caliphate

Iraqi PM says Mosul offensive going...

Iraqi PM says Mosul offensive going...

World

Thu, Oct 20 2016

Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi said on Thursday the offensive against Islamic State in Mosul was...

Turkey's Erdogan tells Iraq PM to 'know...

Turkey's Erdogan tells Iraq PM to 'know...

World

Tue, Oct 11 2016

"He is insulting me personally. You are not my interlocutor, you are not at my level," Erdogan told a...

Iraq warns of 'regional war' over Turkish...

Iraq warns of 'regional war' over Turkish...

Middle East

Wed, Oct 5 2016

Turkey says it deployed troops to a base in northern Iraq late last year as part of an international...