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  1. VA Scandal, Part 1: Before Dying From Neglect in Miami, Nick Cutter Survived IraqRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Broward-Palm Beach

    ... screams. Nick was on the fifth floor of the Miami Veterans Affairs Hospital, but his mind was still in Samarra, Iraq. He tore past three half-asleep roommates and into an empty, halogen-lighted hallway. Then he ducked into another room and shook ...

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  2. Militant gains highlight 'aggressive' use of water as weapon of warRead the original story

    Yesterday | Stars and Stripes

    Militants from the Islamic State now control or threaten key facilities on the Euphrates and Tigris rivers, generating fears that the Al-Qaeda splinter group could turn off the taps to the Shiite south of Iraq, sparking a massive humanitarian crisis.

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  3. ISIS gains highlight 'aggressive' use of water as weapon of warRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | The Daily Star

    BEIRUT: Militants from ISIS now control or threaten key facilities on the Euphrates and Tigris rivers, generating fears that the Al-Qaeda splinter group could turn off the taps to the Shiite south of Iraq, sparking a massive humanitarian crisis.Last month's ISIS-led offensive across Iraq saw it overrun cities and battle for oil refineries as the ... (more)

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  4. Bombings kill 27 in Iraq's capitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Korea Herald

    A series of bombings, including three over a span of less than 10 minutes, killed at least 27 people across Baghdad on Saturday, shaking the fragile sense of security the capital has maintained despite the Sunni militant offensive raging across northern and western Iraq.

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  5. Islamic State group claims Baghdad bombingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 19 | Stars and Stripes

    The Islamic State extremist group has claimed responsibility for four bombings in Baghdad which were among a string of attacks Saturday that left at least 27 people dead.

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  6. Militias that fought U.S. lead fight against Sunni militantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 18 | The Washington Post

    Iranian-trained A Shiite militias that accounted for a significant proportion of U.S. combat deaths during the Iraq war are now at the leading edge of the Shiite-led Iraqi government's battle to repel the Sunni militants who seized a vast arc of Iraqi territory last month.

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  7. Bombings kill 27 in BaghdadRead the original story

    Saturday | SFGate

    A series of bombings killed at least 27 people across Baghdad on Saturday, shaking the fragile sense of security the capital has maintained despite the Sunni militant offensive raging across northern and western Iraq.

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  8. After threat from Islamic extremists, Christians flee northern Iraqi city of MosulRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 19 | Lifestyles

    A series of bombings, including three over a span of less than 10 minutes, killed at least 27 people across Baghdad on Saturday, shaking the fragile sense of security the capital has maintained despite the Sunni militant offensive raging across northern and western Iraq.

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  9. Baghdad bombs kill at least 27Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 19 | NEWS.com.au

    UKRAINE has accused Russia of helping separatist rebels destroy evidence at the MH17 crash site, while the Dutch PM has called for Putin's cooperation.

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  10. Iranian commanders on front line of Iraq's fightRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 17 | Deseret News

    In this Saturday, June 14, 2014 file photo, people hold posters showing Iran's spiritual leaders Ayatollah Khomeini, while Iraqi Shiite fighters deploy with their weapons in Basra, Iraq.

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  11. Iraq 'retreats' after Tikrit assault stallsRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 16 | Arab Times

    BAGHDAD, July 16, : Iraqi forces have withdrawn from the militant-held city of Tikrit after their new offensive met heavy resistance, in a blow to the government effort to push back Sunni insurgents controlling large parts of the country.

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  12. Series of bombings in Iraq, including 3 in quick succession, kill at least 27 in BaghdadRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 19 | Brandon Sun

    A series of bombings, including three over a span of less than 10 minutes, killed at least 27 people across Baghdad on Saturday, shaking the fragile sense of security the capital has maintained despite the Sunni militant offensive raging across northern and western Iraq.

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  13. Bombings in Iraq's capital kill at least 27 peopleRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 19 | Marine Corps Times

    Civilians inspect the site of a bomb attack in the Jihad neighborhood in Baghdad on Saturday.

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  14. Iraq bombings kill at least 27 in BaghdadRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 19 | CBC News

    Civilians inspect the site of a bomb attack in the Jihad neighbourhood in Baghdad on Saturday, one of a series of bombings, including three over a span of less than 10 minutes, that killed and wounded dozens across the Iraqi capital.

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  15. What is the Islamic state and its prospects?Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 19 | OUPblog

    The What Everyone Needs to Know series offers a balanced and authoritative primer on complex current event issues and countries.

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  16. Iraq recalls envoy to Jordan after opposition meets in AmmanRead the original story

    Friday Jul 18 | Ma'an News Agency

    Baghdad on Friday said it had recalled its ambassador to Jordan, two days after Sunni Iraqi leaders meeting in Amman described a jihadist-led insurgency sweeping parts of Iraq as a "popular revolt."

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  17. Iraq recalls its ambassador in JordanRead the original story

    Friday Jul 18 | Xinhuanet

    Iraq decided to call its ambassador in Amman Jawad Abbas back for consultations, the statement read, without giving more details.

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  18. Iranian commanders on Iraq's front lineRead the original story

    Friday Jul 18 | Post-gazette.com

    A powerful Iranian general has emerged as the chief tactician in Iraq's fight against Sunni militants, working on the front lines alongside 120 advisers from his country's Revolutionary Guard to direct Shiite militiamen and government forces in the smallest details of battle, militia commanders and government officials say.

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  19. Iranian commanders on front line of Iraq's fightRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 17 | Seattle Times

    A powerful Iranian general has emerged as the chief tactician in Iraq's fight against Sunni militants, working on the front lines alongside 120 advisers from his country's Revolutionary Guard to direct Shiite militiamen and government forces in the smallest details of battle, militia commanders and government officials say.

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  20. Australian Islamic State suicide bomber attacks Shia shrine in BaghdadRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 17 | The Long War Journal

    The Islamic State claimed that an Australian fighter killed several Iraqis in a suicide attack at a Shia shrine in Baghdad today.

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