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    Business Chevron Plans to Return to Iraq’s Kurdistan –

    Chevron Corp. plans to resume drilling in Iraq’s Kurdistan as tensions between the semi-autonomous region and the federal government abate. The U.S. oil major plans to drill the Sarta 3 well north of Erbil, Chevron said in a statement Tuesday. It temporarily halted exploration work in October...
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    World ISIS Militants Wear Makeup, Padded Bra To Avoid Capture [See Photos]

    Radical Islamic terrorist group Islamic State also know as ISIS have dressed up as women, with make up and hair attachments so as to escape after losing their stronghold Monsul to Iraqi forces One militant was pictured trying to disguise himself with bright red lipstick, purple eyeshadow...
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    World Donald Trump's Muslim Ban Suffers Major Blow

    A US Federal Judge today issued an emergency order against US President Donald Trump's executive order barring citizens of 5 predominantly Muslim countries from entering the US. INDEPENDENT UK reports that Los Angeles district judge Andre Birotte's temporary ruling states that immigrants...
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    World Iraq Imposes Travel Ban on American Citizens

    Iraq parliament today approved a travel ban for Americans entering Iraq. The order follows U.S. President Donald Trump's executive order temporarily banning citizens from Iraq and six other Muslim-majority countries from entering the United States.
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    World Trump Set to Stop US Embassy From Issuing Visas to Citizens of 7 Countries [LIST]

    U.S. President Donald Trump is expected to sign executive orders today that includes a suspension of visas for citizens of Syria and six other Middle Eastern and African countries; REUTERS reports. This was revealed by congressional aides and immigration experts, who asked not to be named...
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    World Iraqi Finance Minister Sacked

    The Iraqi parliament today voted to sack Finance Minister Hoshyar Zebari. AL ARABIYA reports that in Iraq’s 328-seat parliament, 156 voted in favor of sacking Zebari, who is also deputy prime minister.
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    Business Oil Extends Gains in Asia After US Output Falls to 18-Month Low

    Oil prices gained momentum Thursday after data showed US production fell to 18-month lows as Iraq pushed for a fresh meeting of crude majors on limiting output. The advances come just days after the collapse of weekend talks aimed at negotiating an output freeze, which had fuelled worries a...
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    World Iraq: 41 Killed, 105 Injured in Stadium Bombing

    Iraqi officials have updated the death toll from a recent bombing in a soccer stadium near the capital, Baghdad, saying 41 people confirmed dead in the terror attack which was claimed by the DaeshTakfiri group . Security and public health officials, speaking on condition of anonymity, provided...
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    World Iraq: Suicide Bombing in Hilla Kills At Least 60 People

    A truck bomb at an Iraqi checkpoint south of Baghdad killed at least 60 people and wounded more than 70 on Sunday, medical and security officials said, and Islamic State claimed responsibility for the blast. The suicide attack, involving an explosive-laden fuel tanker, is the second deadliest...
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    World Iraq: Suicide Bomber 'Kills At Least 20' At Funeral

    A suicide bomber killed at least 20 people when he detonated an explosive belt at a funeral northeast of the Iraqi capital on Monday, security officials said. The attack in Muqdadiyah, which was hit by revenge attacks on homes and mosques after a January suicide bombing at a popular cafe, also...
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    World Shocking! ISIS Militant, Ali Saqr al-Qasem Publicly Executes His Own Mother

    In a very shocking revealing, a Militant from the so-called Islamic State, publicly executed his own mother after accusing her of apostasy. The activist group Raqqa is Being Slaughtered Silently (RIBSS) said 20-year-old jihadi Ali Saqr al-Qasem shot his mother Lena, 45, in the head with an...
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    World 2 Sunni Mosques Bombed in Iraq, Muezzin Shot Dead

    Explosions have rocked two Sunni mosques in central Iraq Monday, amid fears of renewed sectarian strife following Saudi Arabia’s execution of a prominent Shiite cleric, police and medics said. Groups of men wearing military uniforms detonated explosives at two Sunni mosques overnight in the...
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    World ISIS Threatens Newly Crowned Miss Iraq: Join Us Or Be Abducted

    Miss Iraq 2015, Shaymaa Qasim has been warned by terrorist group ISIS in a spine chilling phone call that she will be abducted unless she joins them. According to the Jerusalem Post and Kuwaiti daily al-Watan, Student Shaymaa, who is Iraqi's first beauty queen since 1972 was told to join the...
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    Metro Suspected Boko Haram Suicide Bombers Kill 9 in Borno

    Three suspected Boko Haram suicide bombers on Sunday night attacked Benisheikh, a town in Borno State, detonating an Improvised Explosive Devices (IEDs), which killed nine people, including two of the suspects. This was disclosed yesterday in a statement by the Acting Director of Army Public...
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    World Islamic State Finance Chief Killed in Iraq Air Strike - US

    A coalition air strike killed an Islamic State finance chief in Iraq last month, the US military said Thursday, hailing it as another scalp in its bid to blow apart the extremists’ financial network. Abu Saleh was killed in late November, US military spokesman Colonel Steve Warren said in a...
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    World Syria conflict: Iran to join Vienna talks

    Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif will attend multilateral talks on finding a political solution to the conflict in Syria in Vienna this week, a government spokeswoman has said. It will be the first time Iran - an ally of President Bashar al-Assad - has attended such a summit with...
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    World Tony Blair Apologises for Aspects Of The Iraq War

    Former British Prime Minister, Tony Blair has finally apologised for the Iraq War. Tony Blair said he accepts that the conflict has been a factor in the rise of Islamic State. Blair made the startling confession during a TV interview in which he acknowledged the 'hell' that had resulted from...
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