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 5 months | Powerful earthquake strikes the Iraq-Iran border, at least 213 dead

              A powerful earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 7.3 has struck northwest Iran near the border with Iraq, killing at least 213 people and injuring more than 2,100 others, local officials say. The shaking was felt across the Middle East.   



 9 months | Foreign Islamic State Militants Surrender in Mosul - Iraqi Security

              Iraqi security forces have released videos showing foreign Islamic State (IS) fighters surrendering in Mosul's Old City area on Wednesday (July 12), with some using crutches to walk. One video showed a group of bare-chested IS fighters sitting on rubble. Another video, said to be shot on Tuesday (July 11) showed others taking off their shirts before surrendering. James Valles reports. (BNO News)   

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 1 yr | Iraqi PM: Turkish military presence in Iraq could spark regional war

              As each summoned the other's ambassador in a growing row, Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi has warned Turkey that it risks triggering a regional war by keeping troops in Iraq. The Syrian civil war and the rise of the Islamic State militant group have broadly strained relations between the two regional powers already.   

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 1 yr | U.S. rejects ISIS claim of downed warplane in western Iraq

              The Islamic State's news agency claimed Monday that a U.S. military aircraft had been shot down in the vicinity of the Ayn al-Asad Airbase in Iraq's western province of Al Anbar, but officials have rejected the claim. (more)   



  2 yrs | U.S. Navy SEAL killed by ISIS militants in northern Iraq

              A U.S. Navy SEAL has been killed in northern Iraq during fierce clashes between Islamic State militants and Kurdish forces, marking the third American combat death in the fight against ISIS, military officials say. (more)   

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