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Trump to Iraqi PM: How about that oil?

President Trump twice raised to the Iraqi prime minister the idea of repaying America for its wars with Iraqi oil, a highly controversial ask that runs afoul of international norms and logic, sources with direct knowledge tell me.

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Russia, Iraq discuss strengthening bilateral relations

Russia’s special envoy to the Middle East and Africa, Mikhail Bogdanov, yesterday arrived in the Iraqi capital of Baghdad in an unannounced visit to discuss strengthening relations between the two countries, Anadolu Agency has reported.

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The Iraqi President met with Ayatollah Khamenei

The Supreme Leader of the Islamic Republic of Iran Ayatollah Ali Khamenei received President Barham Salih, on Saturday, November 17, 2018, at his office in Tehran, as part of Iraqi Presedent official visit to Iran.

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Iraqi army says 25 Daesh militants killed in Kirkuk, north

The Iraqi army announced on Sunday that 25 members of the Daesh militant group also known as Daesh had been killed and a number of the group’s sites and equipment were destroyed in Kirkuk, 300 km north of the capital, Baghdad.

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Iraq rejects US Embassy’s statement on its relation with Iran

The Iraqi Foreign Ministry rejected on Saturday a statement issued by the US embassy in Baghdad in which it called on Tehran to “respect the sovereignty of the Iraqi government and permit the disarming, demobilisation, and reintegration” of Shia militias.

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Series of Explosions Leave 8 People Dead, 16 Injured in Baghdad – Reports

Eight people were killed, and 16 others suffered injuries in a series of explosions in the Iraqi capital of Baghdad, local media reported on Monday, citing a source in local security forces.

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Iraq Rejects US Tweets Regarding Its Dealings With Iran

The Iraqi Foreign Ministry rejected Saturday what it called U.S. interference in its affairs after the U.S. embassy issued a statement telling neighboring Iran to respect Iraq’s sovereignty and allow demobilization of Shiite militias.

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Europe Fighting For Its Tolerant Identity As Far Right Marches On – OpEd

Witnessing the tens of thousands of people attending an anti-racism concert in the eastern German city of Chemnitz was heart-warming. It was as much a spontaneous occasion as it was an organized event, in response to a recent wave of violent ultra-right and neo-Nazi demonstrations after a Syrian and an Iraqi were revealed to be suspects in a fatal stabbing incident.

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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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Some Election Results Tossed; Five Killed in Iraq

The Iraqi Independent High Electoral Commission cancelled the election results of 1,021 polling stations after checking into irregularities reported at them.

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Shiite cleric Sadr leads in Iraq’s initial election results

The political coalition of influential Shiite cleric Muqtada al-Sadr took an early lead in Iraq’s national elections in partial returns announced late Sunday by the Iraqi electoral commission.

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Shiite cleric Sadr leads in Iraq’s initial election results

The political coalition of influential Shiite cleric Muqtada al-Sadr took an early lead in Iraq’s national elections in partial returns announced late Sunday by the Iraqi electoral commission.

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Pro-gov’t coalition vows firm action against Turkey if northern Iraq threatened

Iraq would take a firm action against Turkey if the latter violated international laws and penetrated into northern Iraqi territories to strike Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) fighters, a pro-government coalition was quoted as saying Wednesday.

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Militants Kill Shepherd and Steal Flock; 18 Killed in Iraq

Peshmerga reopened a highway that links Erbil with Kirkuk. However, the Iraqi government maintains checkpoints on the part of the road that is in territory currently held by Iraq.

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۱۶ Turkish women sentenced to death in Iraq

Sixteen Turkish women were found guilty of terrorism and sentenced to death by an Iraqi court on Sunday.

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Iraqi Official Says Islamic State Leader Baghdadi Still Alive But In Ill Health

An Iraqi official said Islamic State group leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi remains alive and is being treated at a hospital in Syria after being wounded in battle.

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