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IRAQ POLITICS: Iraqi Parliament Rejects Iraqi Kurdish Referendum: Lawmakers

IRAQ POLITICS: Iraqi Parliament Rejects Iraqi Kurdish Referendum: Lawmakers

Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi’s government had previously rejected the referendum as unilateral and unconstitutional.

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IRAQ POLITICS: Iraq Successfully Test-Fires Indigenous Short-Range Yaqeen-1 Rocket

IRAQ POLITICS: Iraq Successfully Test-Fires Indigenous Short-Range Yaqeen-1 Rocket

Iraq has successfully test-fired a locally designed and manufactured rocket as part of efforts to revive its defense industries and use indigenous military hardware in the fight against Daesh Takfiri terrorist group and potential foreign threats.

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IRAQ POLITICS: 36 Hours After Haider al-Abadi Declared Victory in Mosul Iraqi Forces Strike ISIS in Mosul

IRAQ POLITICS: 36 Hours After Haider al-Abadi Declared Victory in Mosul Iraqi Forces Strike ISIS in Mosul

“There are still going to be losses from the Iraqi security forces as they continue to secure Mosul.”

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IRAQ POLITICS: Abadi Rejects Calls By Iran Allies in Iraq to React to Trump Travel Ban

IRAQ POLITICS: Abadi Rejects Calls By Iran Allies in Iraq to React to Trump Travel Ban

Abadi said at a news conference that Iraq was best served by preserving U.S. alliance. “We are in a battle and we don’t want to harm the national interest.”

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IRAQ: Haider al-Abadi Warns Turkey Of ‘Regional War’

IRAQ: Haider al-Abadi Warns Turkey Of ‘Regional War’

“We have asked more than once the Turkish side not to intervene in Iraqi matters,” Haider al-Abadi said.

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IRAQ: Khaled al-Obeidi Impeached, Sacked From Office

IRAQ: Khaled al-Obeidi Impeached, Sacked From Office

Parliament voted 142-102 to withdraw confidence from Khaled al-Obeidi, two lawmakers said, after questioning him this month about weapons contracts.

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IRAQ: Haider al-Abadi Fires Head Of Baghdad Security After Shrine Attack

IRAQ: Haider al-Abadi Fires Head Of Baghdad Security After Shrine Attack

After the Baghdad attack, Haider al-Abadi announced new security measures, but it was unclear if any of the measures have yet been implemented.

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IRAQ: 120 People Killed, 200 Wounded By Islamic State Bombings

IRAQ: 120 People Killed, 200 Wounded By Islamic State Bombings

Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi had ordered the offensive after a series of deadly bombings in Baghdad.

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IRAQ: Iraqi Forces Take Falluja Government Building From Islamic State

IRAQ: Iraqi Forces Take Falluja Government Building From Islamic State

Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi said on Twitter that he would soon declare victory in Falluja, as government forces continued pushing into the city.

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IRAQ: Haider al-Abadi To Abolish Vice Presidential Posts, Deputy Premiers Offices

Iraq Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi’s Cabinet backed the plan. Read more.

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