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Oct 12, 2017
Iraq's Kurdish fighters block roads to country's second city Mosul in response to troop movementsThe move came after Kurdish authorities said they feared Iraq government forces and allied paramilitary units were preparing to launch an assault on the autonomous northern region.
Sep 28, 2017
All foreign flights from Iraq Kurdish capital of Arbil to be suspended on Baghdad's ordersAll foreign flights to and from the Iraqi Kurdish regional capital Arbil will be suspended from Friday evening on Baghdad's orders, its airport director said, following a controversial independence referendum.
Sep 25, 2017
Iraqi Kurds vote in an independence referendum defying BaghdadIraqi Kurds voted in an independence referendum on Monday in defiance of Baghdad which has warned of measures to defend Iraq's unity
Sep 25, 2017
Iraq Kurds begin historic independence referendum defying government; leave Baghdad, Ankara and Tehran fumingIraqi Kurds started voting in an independence referendum today in defiance of Baghdad which has warned of "measures" to defend Iraq's unity and threatened to deprive their region of lifeline oil revenues.
Aug 17, 2014
Iraq: US conducts air strikes near Arbil and Mosul damThe United States on Saturday conducted air strikes in Iraq against Islamic State fighters near the Kurdish capital of Arbil and the Mosul dam, the US Central Command said.