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Al-Ahram Weekly - World
10/14/2021 9:49:00 AM
Iraqis voted for a new parliament in last weekend’s elections, but it could be weeks or months before a viable new government takes office.

World - Region
10/13/2021 9:11:26 PM
Russian President Vladimir Putin said Wednesday that battle-hardened militants from Iraq and Syria are "actively" entering Afghanistan.

Egypt - Politics
10/13/2021 7:49:02 PM
Up to 140 terrorist attacks were carried out in the larger Middle East through September, with Iraq and Afghanistan ranked the most exposed nations to such acts, according to a report.

World - Region
10/12/2021 5:40:06 PM
Sunday's parliamentary election -- the fifth in the war-scarred country since the 2003 US-led invasion toppled dictator Saddam Hussein -- was marked by a record low turnout of 41 percent

World - Region
10/12/2021 9:50:53 AM
An alliance of Iraqi candidates representing Shia militias supported by neighboring Iran has emerged as the biggest loser in the country's national elections, according to partial results released Monday.

World - Region
10/11/2021 9:01:49 PM
Iraq said on Monday it has detained a top leader of the Islamic State group and a longtime al-Qaida operative in a cross-border operation.

World - Region
10/11/2021 10:09:09 AM
Iraq saw a record low election turnout since the U.S.-led invasion that toppled dictator Saddam Hussein, the independent body that oversees the election said Monday.

World - Region
10/11/2021 10:07:16 AM
Iraq said on Monday it has detained a top leader of the Islamic State group and a longtime al-Qaida operative in a cross-border operation.

World - Region
10/10/2021 10:17:00 AM
Iraq's elections on Sunday come with enormous challenges: Iraq's economy has been battered by years of conflict, endemic corruption and more recently, the coronavirus pandemic. State institutions are failing, the country's infrastructure is crumbling. Powerful paramilitary groups increasingly threaten the authority of the state, and hundreds of thousands of people are still displaced from the years of war against the Islamic State group.

World - Region
10/10/2021 9:59:46 AM
Iraq closed its airspace Sunday as voters headed to the polls to elect a parliament that, despite widespread skepticism, some Iraqis hope will deliver reforms after decades of conflict and mismanagement

World - Region
10/8/2021 6:53:37 PM
As Iraq votes in parliamentary elections Sunday, here is a timeline of the troubled Middle Eastern country since the US-led invasion of 2003 that toppled Saddam Hussein.

Al-Ahram Weekly - World
10/8/2021 6:03:00 PM
Next week’s parliamentary poll in Iraq will determine not only the government of the country, but whether Iraq has a viable future as a state.

Al-Ahram Weekly - Opinion
10/8/2021 5:02:00 PM

World - Region
10/8/2021 4:01:46 PM
Iraqis go to the polls Sunday for parliamentary elections, two years after a wave of anti-government protests swept the war-scarred country, but analysts say the vote is unlikely to deliver major change.

World - Region
10/6/2021 8:14:10 PM
Iraq and Iran on Wednesday exchanged the remains of 31 soldiers killed in the 1980-1988 war between the two countries which have since become allies, the Red Cross said.

World - Region
10/6/2021 7:06:15 PM
The National Council of Resistance of Iran (NCRI) said that the drones were being manufactured at eight plants in Iran, sometimes using materials smuggled from abroad, and then sent to countries like Iraq and Syria where they are assembled and then deployed.

Opinion -
10/6/2021 4:57:37 PM
The countdown to the early legislative elections in Iraq, scheduled for 10 October, began with the participation of the majority of parties and nationalities across the country. All of them target a majority of seats to form a government alone, which is difficult in the outcome of what the national consensus has decided since the 2005 constitution on the division of the three presidencies.

World - Region
10/6/2021 3:26:25 PM
When Iraqis go to the polls Sunday, they will vote for individual candidates rather than parties for the first time under a new electoral law meant to appease a youth-led protest movement fed up with the country's old-style politics.

World - Region
10/5/2021 12:18:58 PM
Iraq will hold early elections Sunday as a concession to a youth-led protest movement, but in Nasiriyah, the city at the heart of the revolt, most young people won't vote.

World - Region
10/3/2021 1:28:44 PM
Members of a paramilitary organisation integrated into Iraq's regular security forces deplored Sunday an official decision preventing them from voting in the same way as other security personnel

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