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Sadr pursues a wise strategy to secure the support of all Iraqi political factions

Despite initial suggestions that the victory of Moqtada al-Sadr’s faction in the Iraqi elections would lead to a fragmented political structure, he has so far shown an open approach toward cooperating with other major political camps. In this vein, Sadr and current Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi have announced the formation of a new coalition.

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The Frustrating Hunt for Mr. ISIS: Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi. The ‘Caliph’ Must Be Captured, or Die

Last month Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al Abadi declared the territorial defeat of ISIS in Iraq. Yet a pressing question remains—where is Abu Bakr al Baghdadi, the head of the terrorist group that took over a third of Iraq’s territory in 2014 to establish the so-called “Caliphate,” which terrorized millions in the region, horrified people all over the world, and inspired gruesome attacks in Europe and the United States?

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Baghdad to pay Peshmerga, Kurdistan civil servants

Iraqi Prime Minister Haider Al-Abadi announced on Tuesday that federal security forces had redeployed in all disputed areas adjacent to the Kurdish region.

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Signs of a closer Iran-Iraq partnership as Abadi visits Tehran

Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi was on an official visit to the Iranian capital, Tehran on Thursday for talks with the neighboring country’s high-ranking officials on issues of bilateral and regional significance.

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Iraq launches military operation to recapture western border region

Iraqi Prime Minister Haider Al-Abadi announced early on Thursday an offensive to recapture the western border region of al-Qaim and Rawa, close to the Syrian border, from the Islamic State militant group.

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King Salman receives Iraqi PM in Riyadh

Iraqi Prime Minister Haider Al-Abadi arrived in Riyadh on Saturday in a visit aimed at further enhancing strategic ties.

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Iran warns Iraq not to weaken Shi’ite militias

Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei warned the Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi on Tuesday against any measures that could weaken the Tehran-backed Shi’ite paramilitary groups, saying such actions would endanger Baghdad’s stability.

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Iraqi PM says Kurdish referendum “illegal”, will not support it

Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi said Sunday that a planned independence referendum by Kurdistan Region next September is “illegal”, adding that it complicates the country’s problems.

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Mosul battle reaching final stages: Abadi

Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi said the government offensive to recapture the city of Mosul from Islamic State militants was in its final stages.

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Iraq to continue striking Islamic State targets in Syria, Abadi says

Iraq will continue hitting Islamic State targets in Syria, as well as in neighboring countries if they give their approval, Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi said on Wednesday.

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Iraq to continue striking Islamic State targets in Syria, Abadi says

Iraq will continue hitting Islamic State targets in Syria, as well as in neighboring countries if they give their approval, Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi said on Wednesday.

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Iraq to continue striking Islamic State targets in Syria, Abadi says

Iraq will continue hitting Islamic State targets in Syria, as well as in neighboring countries if they give their approval, Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi said on Wednesday.

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Iraq’s New Offensive to Retake Mosul ‘Unlikely to Feature Lightning Advances’

On Sunday, Iraqi Prime Minister Haider Abadi announced the start of the operation to liberate the western part of the city of Mosul from Daesh terrorists. However, Middle East expert Tallha Abdulrazaq explained to Radio Sputnik why the battle to break the terrorists’ remaining hold on the city is unlikely to have any “lightning advances”.

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