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Jul 21, 2018
Toll rises to 9 after police firing kills another protester in Baghdad; Iraq says 260 security personnel wounded in clashes so farUnemployment protests in Iraq close in on the capital Baghdad. The police firing has so far claimed 9 lives in the southern part of the country
Jul 15, 2018
Basra protests: Two more die in southern Iraq in demonstrations against unemployment; PM Haider al-Abadi promises investmentTwo more demonstrators were killed in southern Iraq, officials said, as protests against unemployment spread on Saturday from the port city of Basra to other parts of the country.
Jul 13, 2018
Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi visits southern region gripped by protests over unemployment, in a bid to restore calmHaider al-Abadi flew straight into the city from Brussels where he attended a NATO summit to discuss the Islamic State group and immediately held talks with officials, a statement said.
Jul 11, 2018
Iran criticises India for not investing in Chabahar Port, warns about losing 'special privileges' if oil imports are cutIran on Tuesday criticised India for not fulfilling its promise of making investments in expansion of the strategically located Chabahar Port
Jul 10, 2018
Asian Games 2018: India men's handball team included in tournament draw despite IOA snubIndia's men's handball team has been included in the draw released by the Asian Games organizers even though it was not there in Indian Olympic Association (IOA)'s list of 534 athletes published on 5 June.
Jul 07, 2018
Iran hangs eight men in connection with 2017 Islamic State attack on Parliament, shrine of Ayatollah Ruhollah KhomeiniIran executed eight men who were connected to the 2017 Islamic State attack on parliament and on Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini's shrine
Jul 05, 2018
Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi's son killed fighting govt forces in Syria’s Homs, claims Islamic StateThe Islamic State news channel claimed on 3 June that the son on their chief Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi was killed in Syria's Homs
Jul 04, 2018
US seeks to de-naturalise Khaleel Ahmed, Indian-origin man convicted of terrorism in 2009The civil de-naturalisation complaint alleges that Ahmed concealed and misrepresented his criminal conduct throughout his naturalisation proceedings.
Jun 24, 2018
Iraq prime minister allies with Shia politician Sadr to 'transcend sectarianism', sparks speculation over successorIraq prime minister Haider-al Abadi on Saturday travelled Najaf to meet Shia politician Moqtada Sadr, announcing an alliance to form a new government after May polls.
Jun 22, 2018
Recep Tayyip Erdogan says Turkey warplanes have dealt heavy blow to Kurdish rebels, killed 35 of their leadersTurkish President Erdogan has said that the warplanes have eliminated 35 leaders of the Kurdish rebels in Iraq