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Baghdad (Xinhua/UNI) Nine Islamic State (IS) militants were killed in an airstrike by Iraqi airforce and international coalition aircraft in Iraq's northern province of Kirkuk, the Iraqi military said. more
One killed, six injured in bomb attack in central Iraq

Bagdad (Xinhua/UNI): An explosive expert affiliated to the Iraqi paramilitary Hashd Shaabi forces was killed and six paramilitary members were wounded on Sunday in a roadside bomb explosi ...

Six IS militants killed in operation in eastern Iraq

Baghdad (Xinhua/UNI): A total of six Islamic State (IS) militants were killed and seven of their hideouts destroyed in a two-week operation by security forces to chase the extremist milit ...

IS militants kill 5 fishermen in western Iraq

Baghdad, Feb 23 (Xinhua/UNI): The Islamic State (IS) militants killed five fishermen near the al-Tharthar Lake in Iraq's western province of Anbar, a security source told Xinhua on Sa ...

Iraq: Security Council told ‘despair’ has ‘given way to hope’ but road to stability ‘long and far from easy’

New York: Despite some positive developments following years of brutal conflict, Iraq is gripped by political stalemate and a continued humanitarian crisis that is hampering the stabiliza ...

Deadly bombing in Iraq's Tal Afar kills 2, ISIS claims responsibility

Baghdad: At least two people were killed when a car bomb exploded in an outdoor market in the city of Tal Afar in northwestern Iraq on Tuesday, media reports said.

Iraq: Bomb blast kills 2 in Baghdad

Baghdad: Two Iraqi civilians were injured in a bomb blast in Baghdad city of Iraq on Wednesday, media reports said.

Iraq milestone: Some four million people return home, displacement drops to four-year low

New York, For the first time in nearly four years, the number of displaced Iraqis has fallen below two million, according to a new report released on Tuesday by the United Nations migrati ...

UN urges new, ‘post-ISIL’ Iraq to draw on diversity, support religious minorities

New York: As Iraq rebuilds after defeating a terrorist group, the country must draw on its religious diversity and protect minorities, including Yezidi and Christians, a senior United Nat ...

Iraq: 16 Turkish women with ISIS links handed capital punishment

Baghdad: A court in Iraq has handed capital punishment to 16 Turkish women after it was established that they had links with the so-called Islamic State.