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World Sep 08Security forces deploy in Iraq’s Basra following violence
Iraqi security forces deployed on the streets of Basra on Saturday, a day after protesters in the southern city stormed the Iranian consulate and torched government buildings.
World May 20Iraq’s al-Sadr, promising reform, is constrained by Iran
Iraq's Muqtada al-Sadr, the maverick Shiite cleric whose political coalition beat out Iran's favored candidates to come in first in national elections, says he wants to form a government that puts Iraqis first.
World May 12Polls close across Iraq in first vote since victory over ISIS
Polls have closed across Iraq Saturday evening in the first national election since the country declared victory over the Islamic State group.
World Feb 11Policeman killed during anti-government protests in Baghdad
Two rockets landed in Baghdad's highly fortified Green Zone on Saturday night following clashes at anti-government protests that left five dead.