Iraq Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. Brasch WordsFOOTBALL, Fraternities and Other Intellectual ConcernsRead the original story

    Jan 31, 2011 | American Reporter

    ... and angry at a cut in bandwidth and connectivity, have a bad case of the "give mes." In the "liberation" of Iraq none of these young men with passion and conviction in their faces similar to the Cairo mobs, lifted a broom or a brush or a hand to ...

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  2. During scorching heat, Iraq mandates holidayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Arkansas Online

    It's a 15-minute walk through a lush palm grove from Baghdad's al-Takia refugee camp to the nearest well, but as temperatures hovered about 126 degrees Fahrenheit on Thursday, Zakiyah Abdullah, who is eight months pregnant, said it felt like an eternity.

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  3. Four Indian abducted by militants in LibyaRead the original story

    Friday | Mid-Day Mumbai

    The kidnapping comes even as the fate of 39 Indians kidnapped in June 2014 from Mosul in Iraq remains unknown. The 39 were kidnapped by the Islamic State militants.

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  4. Four Indians kidnapped in LibyaRead the original story

    Friday | Newkerala.com

    ... made as yet, sources said. The kidnapping comes even as the fate of 39 Indians kidnapped in June 2014 from Mosul in Iraq remains unknown. The 39 were kidnapped by the Islamic State militants. The government maintains the men, all labourers from ...

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  5. Revealed: The private firms tracking terror targets at heart of US drone warsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Juan Cole

    ... a broom for an enemy combatant can have dire consequences" - Contractor The US dependence on armed contractors in Iraq and Afghanistan has attracted close scrutiny, partly because of the notorious 2007 incident in which employees of the company then ...

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  6. Four Indian teachers abducted in Libya, ministry saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | PanArmenian Network

    PanARMENIAN.Net - Four Indian teachers have been kidnapped in Libya, India's foreign ministry has said. The four were abducted at a checkpoint near the city of Sirte, where they were teaching at a university, BBC News reports.

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  7. Islamic State 'no weaker' a year after US air strikesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Independent.ie

    Islamic State militants open fire during a battle against Syrian government forces in Deir el-Zour province The Islamic State group is fundamentally no weaker than it was when the US-led bombing campaign began a year ago, American intelligence agencies have concluded. The military campaign has prevented Iraq's collapse and put IS under increasing pressure in northern Syria, particularly squeezing its self-proclaimed capital in Raqqa.

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  8. Despite bombing, Islamic State is no weaker than a year agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The New Zealand Herald

    " After billions of dollars spent and more than 10,000 extremist fighters killed, the Islamic State group is fundamentally no weaker than it was when the U.S.-led bombing campaign began a year ago, American intelligence agencies have concluded. The military campaign has prevented Iraq's collapse and put the Islamic State under increasing pressure in northern Syria, particularly squeezing its self-proclaimed capital in Raqqa.

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  9. 4 Indians kidnapped in Libya: GovtRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Times of India

    ... behind kidnapping of Indians. The kidnapping comes even as the fate of 39 Indians kidnapped in June 2014 from Mosul in Iraq remains unknown. The 39 were kidnapped by the Islamic State militants. The government maintains the men, all labourers from ...

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  10. Indian teachers 'kidnapped in Libya'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | BBC News

    The Indians were teaching at a leading Mumbai-based social science school before leaving for Libya on an assignment at the University of Sirte. In June 2014, 40 of its citizens - all construction workers - were kidnapped in the violence-hit Iraqi city of Mosul.

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  11. Now the Turks Are All InRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Townhall

    ... on him and began to permit jihadists to enter Syria. When ISIS terrorists seized Raqqa in Syria, and Mosul and Anbar in Iraq, Erdogan refused to let U.S. planes based at Incirlik bomb them. When America supported Syrian Kurds with air power, ...

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  12. .com | Looted in Mosul, sold in Munich?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | News24

    ... auction houses in Munich. "It's pretty simple: exporting looted art from conflict-ridden countries such as Syria and Iraq would not be possible if it wasn't for the solid infrastructure that the European art market provides," says Ulli Seegers, an ...

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  13. Four Indians kidnapped in Libya, ISIS hand suspected: ReportRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Times of India

    ... kidnapped Indian teachers. Meanwhile, the suspense still continues over 39 Indians who were kidnapped in Mosul town of Iraq by ISIS militants over a year ago. All 39 Indians held hostage by ISIS in Iraq are safe: Govt Union minister of state for ...

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  14. 10 most dangerous nations in the worldRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Rediff.com

    ... in Hasaka city, Syria. Photograph: Rodi Said/Reuters Syria remains the world's least peaceful country, followed by Iraq and Afghanistan. The burgeoning regional influence of ISIL, the Sunni jihadist group, was an important factor behind the ...

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  15. Abduction of US-linked Syrian commander a setback in fight against ISISRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Erie Times News

    IRBIL, Iraq "" In an apparent setback for the Obama administration" s campaign against Islamic State extremists, al-Qaida" s branch in Syria has captured a commander of a new U.S.-trained anti-jihadist force and several fighters, according to Turkish officials and Syrian rebels. The abduction, confirmed on the ground but with details disputed by the Pentagon, underlines the risk the United States incurs by fielding a force in a battlefield so messy that a group trained to target one set of jihadists is seized by a rival set of jihadists before it even really began fighting enemy No.

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  16. Goran Tomasevic/ReutersMullah Omar's Death Is a Win for ISISThe...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Daily Beast

    ... 2014, al Qaeda disowned Baghdadi and his Islamic State, which claims to rule as a caliphate over large portions of Iraq and Syria. Ever since then, Baghdadi and his ISIS supporters have vied with al Qaeda for supremacy in the jihadist world. ...

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  17. Radio Free Iraq Signs Off After 17 Years Of ServiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | Big News Network.com

    ... and is administered by Mainstream Media EC on behalf of Big News Network. WASHINGTON -- RFE/RL's Arabic Service to Iraq, Radio Free Iraq (RFI) will air its final broadcast on July 31. The resources of RFI will be merged with Radio Sawa Iraq to ...

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  18. Taliban leader Mullah Omar's death could lead to more ISIS recruitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | CNN

    ... Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi is the leader of ISIS, the militant group that wants to create an Islamic state across areas of Iraq and Syria. Not much is known about the ruthless leader. A reward of up to $10 million has been offered by the U.S. government. ...

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  19. ISIS executioner 'Jihadi John' alive, U.S. believesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | CNN

    ... in Kobani. Residents examine a damaged mosque after an Iraqi Air Force bombing in the ISIS-seized city of Falluja, Iraq, on Sunday, May 31. At least six were killed and nine others wounded during the bombing. People search through debris after an ...

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  20. Obama practices the fine art of betraying the Kurds yet againRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | Daily Kos

    ... for the Kurds against ISIS. Many of those Kurds arrested in Turkey were preparing to fight ISIS in Syria and Iraq. While western political leaders talk a good game about how ISIS is an 'imminent threat to every interest we have', and how their ...

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