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Iraq's Kurds said on Thursday Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki was "hysterical" and not fit to run the country, further dimming the prospect of a new leadership uniting to face jihadist fighters.
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Iraqi security forces found 53 corpses, blindfolded and handcuffed, south of Baghdad on Wednesday as Shi'ite and Kurdish leaders traded accusations over an Islamist insurgency raging in the country's Sunni provinces.
Deepening its involvement in the crisis in Iraq, Iran has sent three Russian-made attack planes to the Iraqi government that could be deployed against the Sunni militants who have wreaked havoc on Iraqi military forces, the New York Times reported Tuesday, citing unnamed U.S. and Iraqi officials.
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Bomb attacks in Iraq's capital have left civilians wounded or dead almost daily over the past year At least eight people were killed north of Iraq's capital Tuesday as Baghdad officials attempt to counter the jihadist offensive sweeping the country, according to Agence France Presse.
Although Lesima Jerose Monisha is relieved that her worst days are over after she along with her 45 colleagues returned to India from warn-torn Iraq, she has no idea whether she'll ever get her four-and-half-months' salary that the Iraqi government owes her.
When the Iraqi government promised her a salary of Rs 40,000 per month, she didn't hesitate to take up the offer.
The United States "has no reason to doubt" the authenticity of a video that purports to show ISIS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi delivering a sermon at the Great Mosque of al-Nuri in Mosul, two U.S. officials said.
But it isn't clear who was flying the planes! The U.S. denies it was Americans, and the spokesman for the Baghdad government said he did not know anything about it.
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