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John Kerry to meet with new Iraqi prime minister

US and nine other counties agreed last week to create a united front against the mostly Sunni extremist group that has overrun much of northern Iraq and Syria.

Iraq's al-Maliki steps up struggle to keep his job

A parliament session scheduled for Monday to discuss the nomination of the new PM was postponed until Aug 19.


Ready to support new and inclusive government in Iraq, says US

The C-17 and three C-130 cargo aircraft together dropped a total of 88 bundles of supplies.

Iraq under pressure for new government as turmoil deepens

PM Nuri al-Maliki's bid for a third term has been battered by the jihadist-led offensive that has seized large chunks of five provinces.

Iraq Crisis: Sunni militants launch fresh raid on oil refinery

The refinery is located in the heart of the Sunni- dominated areas in northern Iraq.

John Kerry in Baghdad on mission to shore up Iraq; confronts threat of new war

Obama will not send combat forces back to Iraq, however, did not rules out launching of airstrikes against the insurgents.


Shia fighters make show of force in Iraqi cities, ISIL seizes 2 towns

First official border gate controlled by militants, 30 troops killed

Iraq PM under pressure from Shiite cleric, US

Al-Maliki's Shiite-led government has long been accused of discriminating against Iraq's Sunni and Kurdish populations.

India and Iraq consider local currencies as medium of exchange after rupee decline

Value of trade between India and Iraq stands at 21 billion US dollars.

2 car bombings kill 13 civilians in Iraq

The Iraqi army and al-Qaeda militants are fighting in two provinces of the country.