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Soleimani killing adds dangerous new dimension to Iraq unrest

23 Jan 2020

BAGHDAD Iranian-backed Shi'ite factions have exhorted Iraqis to turn out for a "million-strong" march on Friday aimed at whipping up anti-American sentiment as the United States' struggle with Iran plays out on the streets of Baghdad.

Exclusive: BP pulls out of Iraq's Kirkuk field as expansion plans stall

21 Jan 2020

LONDON/BAGHDAD BP has pulled out of Iraq's giant Kirkuk oilfield after its $100 million exploration contract expired with no agreement on the field's expansion, dealing a fresh blow to Iraq's hopes to increase its oil output, three sources told Reuters. | Video

Iraq wants foreign troops out after air strike; Trump threatens sanctions

06 Jan 2020

BAGHDAD/WASHINGTON Iraq's parliament called on Sunday for U.S. and other foreign troops to leave as a backlash grows against the U.S. killing of a top Iranian general, and President Donald Trump doubled down on threats to target Iranian cultural sites if Tehran retaliates. | Video

Trump bekräftigt Warnung an den Iran und droht Irak mit Sanktionen

06 Jan 2020

Washington/Bagdad Nach der gezielten Tötung des iranischen Generals Kassem Soleimani verschärfen sich auch die Spannungen zwischen den USA und dem Irak.

Iraqi parliament backs government push to expel foreign troops

05 Jan 2020

BAGHDAD Iraq's parliament on Sunday backed a recommendation by the prime minister that all foreign troops should be ordered out after the U.S. killing of a top Iranian military commander and an Iraqi militia leader in Baghdad.

WRAPUP 10-Iraq wants foreign troops out after air strike; U.S. urges leaders to reconsider

05 Jan 2020

* Iraqi PM backs measure demanding departure of foreign troops

Iraqi parliament backs government push to expel foreign troops

05 Jan 2020

BAGHDAD Iraq's parliament on Sunday backed a recommendation by the prime minister that all foreign troops should be ordered out after the U.S. killing of a top Iranian military commander and an Iraqi militia leader in Baghdad. | Video

WRAPUP 9-Iraq calls for foreign troops to leave after U.S. killing of Iranian commander

05 Jan 2020

* Iraqi PM backs measure demanding departure of foreign troops

WRAPUP 6-Iraq calls for foreign forces to leave after U.S. killing of Iran commander

05 Jan 2020

* Iraqi PM backs measure demanding departure of foreign troops

WRAPUP 5-Iraq calls for foreign forces to leave after U.S. killing of Iran commander

05 Jan 2020

* Iraqi PM backs measure demanding departure of foreign troops

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