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    World Pope Francis lands in Iraq on Papal visit – New Telegraph
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    Metro Obese ISIS religious leader is arrested in Iraq and is so heavy he has to be loaded onto back of truck – Ladun Liadi’s Blog

    An obese ISIS 'mufti' arrested in Iraq is so heavy that he had to be loaded onto the back of a truck to be transported. Shifa al-Nima, considered one of the biggest captures in recent months, was hauled from his Mosul bolthole by Iraqi security forces after he was discovered.... Read more...
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    World US reacts to latest rockets attacks on its Iraqi airbase by Iran – Daily Post Nigeria

    The United States, US, has condemned the latest rocket attacks on its airbase in Baghdad, the capital of Iraq. Recall that officials and military sources had on Sunday evening disclosed that at least four Iraqi airmen were wounded...... Read more via Daily Post Nigeria –...
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    World Another rockets hit Iraq military base hosting US troops – TODAY

    Airbase north of Baghdad targeted with rocket barrage, wounding four Iraqi soldiers, as US-Iran tensions simmer. Rockets slammed into an Iraqi airbase north of Baghdad on Sunday where US troops have been based, wounding at least four Iraqi troops.... Read more via TODAY –...
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    World Rockets hit Iraq base hosting US troops – Vanguard News

    A volley of rockets slammed into an Iraqi airbase north of Baghdad where US forces have been based, wounding four local troops, the Iraqi military said on Sunday.... Read more via Vanguard News – Get more World News
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    World 3 rockets hit US military base in Baghdad – P.M. News

    Three rockets have hit US military air base 80 kilometres north of Baghdad. The Al-Balad military air base hosts US forces in Iraq. It was not clear where the missiles came from. ... Read more via P.M. News – Get more World News
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    Metro Incredible! 25-Year-Old New Mum Gives Birth 7 Healthy Babies In Single Birth (Photos) – Tori News

    A young woman who was giving birth for the first time, has delivered seven healthy babies in an incredible natural single birth.... Read more via Tori News – Get More Nigeria Metro News
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    World Photos: President Trump and Melania pay an unannounced visit to US troops in Iraq – Linda Ikeji’s Blog

    President Trump and Melania pay an unannounced visit to US troops in Iraq President Donald Trump made a surprise visit to Iraq on Wednesday, making it his first trip to US troops deployed in a war zone since being elected two years ago. The President … Read more via Linda Ikeji’s Blog...
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    World Troops Take Selfies with Trump, Melania on Surprise Visit to Iraq –

    US Troops took selfies with President Donald Trump on Wednesday in a surprise visit to Iraq, his first trip to troops deployed in a war zone since being elected two years ago. Trump, accompanied by his wife Melania, landed at 7:16 pm local time at Al-Asad Air Base in … Read more via...
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    World Ex-Miss Iraq ‘receives death threats’ – BBC News

    A former Miss Iraq says she has received death threats, days after another Iraqi model was shot dead. Shimaa Qassem voiced fears for her life in a live video broadcast online, saying she had received.... Read more via BBC News – Get more World News
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    World Iraqi Model and Social Media Star Shot Dead –

    Iraqi model and Instagram starlet Tara Fares has been shot dead at the wheel of her Porsche convertible in central Baghdad. The interior ministry opened a probe into Thursday’s murder of the 22-year-old who suffered... Read more via – Get more World News
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    World Iraqi police fires teargas at anti-corruption protest in Basra – PressTV

    Police used teargas to disperse around 3,000 protesters who gathered on Sunday outside the provincial government headquarters in the southern oil hub of Basra, amid growing unrest in southern cities over poor public services and corruption. Some protesters also set fire to tires outside the...
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    Metro Two policemen die in suicide bomb attack – TODAY.NG

    A suicide bomber has killed two Iraqi policemen near a former bastion of the Islamic State group, days after IS claimed a similar attack near Syria’s border, a security official said on Friday. On Thursday morning a “suicide bomber wearing... Read more via TODAY.NG –
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    World Iraq caught in crossfire of US sanctions on Iran – The Guardian Nigeria Newspaper

    Caught in the crossfire between its key allies Tehran and Washington, Iraq’s economy could suffer the heaviest collateral damage from the... Read more via The Guardian Nigeria Newspaper – Get more World News
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    World Iraqi PM orders immediate execution of ‘all convicted terrorists’ – Al Jazeera News

    Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi on Thursday ordered the immediate execution of all convicted "terrorists" of the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL, also known as ISIS) group, on death row, in swift retaliation for the group’s execution of eight captives. Abadi "ordered the...
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    Court sentences French woman to life for IS membership – Punch Newspapers

    An Iraqi court on Sunday sentenced a French woman to life in jail for membership of the Islamic State group as her lawyers accused authorities in Paris.... Read more via Punch Newspapers – Get more World News
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    Iraq holds first nationwide elections after IS defeat – Punch Newspapers

    Iraq headed to the polls Saturday for its first parliamentary election since declaring victory over the Islamic State group, in hope of shoring up a fragile peace and rebuilding. Voters across the war-scarred nation cast their ballots under tight security, as the jihadists still pose a major...
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    World Iraq election campaigning begins amid controversy - The Guardian Newspaper

    Campaigning began Saturday for Iraqi parliamentary elections with some candidates embroiled in controversy after aides pulled down pictures of fighters killed in combat with jihadists and replaced them with their own posters. Around 7,000 candidates have registered to stand in the May 12 poll...
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    World ISIS Accepts Defeat In Iraq,Orders Fighters to Run Or Commit Suicide

    Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, ISIS leader has ordered his fighters to leave Iraq or kill themselves in suicide attacks as they have been defeated in the country. According to Al Arabiya, Iraqi television network Alsumaria is reporting that al-Baghdadi has admitted defeat in the country...