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Salam Faraj

Salam Faraj

    Wave of attacks kills 56 in Iraq
    Wave of attacks kills 56 in Iraq
    The latest violence brings the number of people killed in attacks so far this month to 86, according to an AFP tally based on the sources.
    Iraq's political crisis deepens after US forces withdraw
    Iraq's political crisis deepens after US forces withdraw
    Iraqi Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki called on lawmakers on Sunday to withdraw confidence from one of his deputies, as the country's political...
    Gunmen slaughter Iraqi families, behead victims
    Gunmen slaughter Iraqi families, behead victims
    Gunmen shot dead two Iraqi families, mostly children, and beheaded some of the 11 victims on Monday as a spate of brutal attacks hit the country...
    Dozens killed as blasts target Baghdad hotels
    Dozens killed as blasts target Baghdad hotels
    At least 36 people were killed and 71 wounded in three massive apparently coordinated minibus-borne bombings that targeted hotels in Baghdad on...
    Baghdad governor wants minister sacked over carnage
    Baghdad governor wants minister sacked over carnage
    Baghdad's governor called on Tuesday for the Iraqi interior minister and the capital's security forces chief to be fired over twin bombings claimed...
    Iraq shoe-thrower to walk free
    Iraq shoe-thrower to walk free
    Muntazer al-Zaidi, the television reporter jailed for throwing his shoes at former United States president George Bush, is finally expected to...
    Baghdad Shi'ite mosques bombed, 27 killed
    Baghdad Shi'ite mosques bombed, 27 killed
    A string of powerful bomb attacks targetting Shi'ite Muslim worshippers as they emerged from mosques across Baghdad on Friday killed 27 people and...
    Iraq wants all non-US foreign troops out by July
    Iraq wants all non-US foreign troops out by July
    All foreign troops except for American forces will be out of Iraq by the end of July, the head of the Iraqi Parliament's foreign affairs committee...
    More than 900 killed in Iraq's Sadr City clashes
    More than 900 killed in Iraq's Sadr City clashes
    More than 900 people have been killed in clashes between militiamen and security forces in Baghdad's Sadr City, which broke out last month, a...
    Fighting rages in Baghdad Shi'ite bastion
    Fighting rages in Baghdad Shi'ite bastion
    Fierce fighting raged on Tuesday as United States and Iraqi forces battled heavily armed Shi'ite militiamen in their Baghdad bastion of Sadr City...
    Iraq death toll surges in March
    Iraq death toll surges in March
    The number of Iraqis killed in March climbed to 1 082, mostly civilians, the highest monthly figure since August, amid a spike in violence...
    Protests in Baghdad as Basra rocked by fighting
    Protests in Baghdad as Basra rocked by fighting
    Followers of radical cleric Moqtada al-Sadr staged noisy protests on Thursday against a crackdown on Shi'ite fighters in Basra as the southern oil...