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Jordan ready to swap inmate for pilot held by Islamic State

An exchange would set a precedent for negotiating with IS militants.

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American Sniper: In the cross hairs

Headed for the Oscars, the Clint Eastwood-directed film is now being subjected to the harsh light of reality.

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Islamic State group releases 200 captive Yazidis in Iraq

The militants transported them from Tal Afar, where they were being held for the past five months.

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Iraqi Yazidi girls abducted by IS endured horror

International watchdog group says that women and girls from Iraq have endured horrors

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Islamic State group shoots down Iraqi helicopter

The attack happened in the Shiite holy city of Samarra, about 95 kilometers (60 miles) north of Baghdad.

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Hagel in Baghdad to meet with Iraqi officials

US wants to help Iraq regain the territory it lost to Islamic State militants.

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Islamic State attacks border checkpoint, kills 15 Iraq police

The attack which killed atleast 15 and wounded 5, took place in al-Walid on Iraq’s side of the border.

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Iraq premier orders more aerial support to fight Islamic State

Al-Abadi called for the additional support after a meeting late Saturday with delegates from the Anbar Provincial Council.

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Iraq, Turkey vow to work together against IS group

Iraq’s prime minister said his country and Turkey have agreed on closer security and intelligence cooperation.

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New Kurdish offensive targets Islamic State group

Kurdish forces, backed by US-led airstrikes, launched a new offensive Wednesday targeting the Islamic State group.

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Suicide car bomber hits Iraq Kurdish city, 4 killed

No group immediately claimed responsibility for the midday attack near the ancient citadel in Irbil.

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Iraq forces break jihadist siege of main oil refinery

A US-led coalition is carrying out air strikes against IS jihadists in both Iraq and Syria.

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Two car bombs kill at least 17, injure 57 in Iraq: Officials

Car bomb blasts in two northern Baghdad neighbourhoods killed at least 17 people and wounded at least 57.

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Iraqi forces drive Islamic State from refinery town of Beiji

The officials say that Iraqi troops on Friday also lifted the Islamic State group’s siege of the oil refinery, Iraq’s largest.

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Iraq: Suicide bomber attacks army post, kills 7

A suicide bomber rammed his explosives-laden car into a military outpost, killing seven soldiers.