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Iraq Watch: Islamic State claims responsibility for suicide bombings, parliament agrees to meet SundayTuesday, July 8, 2014 at 8:36 AM
The Islamic State claimed responsibility Tuesday for two suicide bombings that killed 12 people in Shiite areas of Baghdad in recent days.
When the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria announced Sunday that it was changing its name and reviving the caliphate, the news lit up the Internet and headlined news reports around the world.
Saudi Arabia has deployed 30,000 troops to reinforce its border with Iraq, according to Saudi-owned television station al-Arabiya.
The Islamic State has ordered rival Sunni militant groups in Iraq to lay down their arms and swear allegiance.
A major U.S.-funded power plant built in Afghanistan by Kansas-based contractor Black & Veatch is barely being used and is not properly maintained by poorly trained Afghan staff, according to a recent audit.
Iraq Watch: Newly elected parliament adjourns without speaker, Kurdish leader plans referendum on independenceTuesday, July 1, 2014 at 7:45 AM
Iraq’s newly elected parliament adjourned Tuesday without deciding on a new speaker.
Iraq Watch: Maliki’s political opponents maneuver to unseat him, ISIS seeks allegiance from all MuslimsMonday, June 30, 2014 at 7:17 AM
WASHINGTON Iraqi Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki may not be able to muster enough support in parliament to keep his job.
Iraq Watch: Top Shiite cleric urges politicians to set aside differences, Iraqi forces try to retake TikritFriday, June 27, 2014 at 6:18 AM
Iraq’s top Shia cleric on Friday stressed the need for Iraqi politicians to put aside their differences in order to choose the next prime minister before a new parliament convenes next week.
A new type of savings account taps into the Powerball fantasies of Americans by giving customers the opportunity to win cash prizes every time they make a deposit.
Iraq Watch: Iraq’s prime minister welcomes Syrian airstrikes, ISIS fighters reportedly an hour from BaghdadThursday, June 26, 2014 at 6:13 AM
Iraqi Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki told the British Broadcasting Corporation on Thursday that he welcomed Syrian airstrikes against radical Sunni militants on the border between Syria and Iraq.