August 12, 2014 4:51 pm
Iran was influential in ensuring that Maliki served a second term following Iraq's inconclusive general election in 2010.
July 02, 2014 1:02 am
United States, United Nations, Iran and Iraq’s own Shia clergy have pushed hard for politicians to come up with an inclusive government as Sunni insurgents bear down on Baghdad.
June 14, 2014 4:19 am
There are now concerns that sectarian and tribal conflict might dismember Iraq into Shia, Sunni and Kurdish entities.
May 29, 2014 3:11 pm
Three other car bombs blew up in the Amin, Sadr City and Jihad districts, costing 20 more lives.
May 01, 2014 11:51 am
Maliki's critics have accused him of concentrating power and marginalising the Sunni minority.
January 27, 2014 3:18 pm
ISIL has been involved in the fighting, and witnesses and tribal leaders in Fallujah say the group has tightened its grip on the city in recent days.
April 26, 2010 4:28 pm
A recount of votes cast in the Iraqi capital during a national election in March will likely begin next week.
March 22, 2010 1:40 am
Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki called for a nationwide recount of votes from Iraqs March 7 parliamentary election,warning the country could return to violence if the demand was not met.