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Islamic State emir arrested in Diyala: Military intelligence

An Islamic State emir has been arrested in Diyala, the military intelligence announced on Thursday.

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Updated: Villages in common regions between three provinces liberated

The pro-government paramilitary troops have liberated several villages, within operations that launched earlier on the day to free al-Jazeera regions, located between three provinces of Nineveh, Salahuddin and Kirkuk.

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Baghdad mulls USD 300 bn loan from Italy for projects

Baghdad is seeking USD300 billion to Italy to finance a number of projects, the capital’s governor was quoted saying in a statement on Wednesday.

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Government: Iraq’s total imports up to USD 50 bn in 2016

The worth of Iraq’s total foreign imports surged to USD50 billion in 2016, according to a government official who spoke on Tuesday.

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Huge amounts of Islamic State’s weapons seized, southwest of Mosul

Iraqi troops confiscated huge amounts of weapons of Islamic State in southwest of Mosul, a security source from Nineveh said on Sunday.

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Sadr urges fresh protests to demand “technocrat” government

Iraqi religious and political leader Muqtada al-Sadr has urged fresh massive protests for political reform and to demand a neutral government in Iraq.

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Tens of IS militants killed in liberation of last stronghold in western Anbar

Tens of Islamic State militants were killed during the liberation of the group’s last stronghold in western Anbar, an official was quoted saying on Saturday.

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UPDATED: Offensive launched for Islamic State’s very last haven: Iraqi military

Iraqi forces launched on Friday a final offensive against the Islamic State’s very last bastion in Iraq, seeking to end the group’s three-year old occupation of Iraqi territories.

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Safe passageways opened for civilians besieged in western Anbar: Official

Iraqi troops have managed to free the civilians besieged by Islamic State militants in its last bastion in western Anbar, the Russian Sputnik agency quoted a source as saying.

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Abadi says will control border crossings, regions not reached since 2003

Iraqi Prime Minister Haidar al-Abadi has promised regaining control on all border crossings, indicating intentions for taking measures after Kurdistan retreated from the draft agreement with Baghdad.

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