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An Iraqi man inspects the wreckage of a burnt car on May 1, 2015 a day after a car bomb attack in the Baghdad neighbourhood of Talbiya. (AFP/Ali Al-Saadi)
May 03, 2015 - 10:30 GMT
Twin car bombs killed 19 people in a busy district of Baghdad late Saturday night.
Iraqi security forces take position during fighting against Daesh in the Al-Karma district, west of the Iraqi capital Baghdad in the Anbar province's eastern edge, on April 26, 201. (AFP/Ahmad Al-Rubaye)
May 03, 2015 - 07:58 GMT
Iraqi security forces clashed with Daesh militants in the city of al-Karma is Anbar province.
Iraqi security forces inspect the site of a mass Yazidi grave near Sinjar, February 3, 2015. (AFP/File)
May 03, 2015 - 07:53 GMT
Daesh militants reportedly executed up to 600 Yazidis in northern Iraq, according to several media reports.
Bystanders inspect the site of a car bomb attack in Baghdad, October 14, 2014. (AFP/File)
May 01, 2015 - 11:13 GMT
Separate car bombs killed at least 16 people in and around the Iraqi capital of Baghdad, security officials confirmed Thursday.
Iraqi Kurdistan is home to strategic oil fields (File-AFP)
April 30, 2015 - 05:00 GMT
Kurds will deliver up to 625,000 barrels per day beginning in June.
Peshmerga forces have been involved in heavy fighting against Daesh in northern Iraq (File/AFP)
April 29, 2015 - 17:26 GMT
UK Chief of Staff promises continued assistance in meeting with Kurdish President Barzani.
Muqtada al-Sadr is one of Iraq's most prominent Shia clerics (File-AFP)
April 29, 2015 - 13:53 GMT
Muqtada al-Sadr says Iraqis will not accept "division of their country."
The Golan Heights have been he site of recent fighting between Daesh and other militant groups (File-AFP)
April 29, 2015 - 13:36 GMT
Tuesday's mortar attack on Israeli-occupied territory the work of Daesh, report says.
Saudi security forces have detained 93 people suspected of belonging to Daesh and stopped an attack on the US embassy, the interior ministry said Tuesday. (AFP/File)
April 28, 2015 - 15:42 GMT
Saudi security forces have detained 93 people suspected of belonging to Daesh and stopped an attack on the US embassy, the interior ministry said Tuesday.
Iraqi forces prepare to fire on Daesh positions in the Garma district, west of the Iraqi capital Baghdad. (AFP/AHMAD AL-RUBAYE)
April 27, 2015 - 07:43 GMT
The Iraqi government troops reportedly make gains in Daesh-held territory of Anbar province, between Baghdad and Fallujah.
Aftermath of an August 2013 car bomb in Baghdad. Sunday's attacks killed over one dozen and injured over 50.  (AFP/File)
April 26, 2015 - 17:02 GMT
Car bombs across Baghdad killed over one dozen and injured over 50, police say.