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Kuwait marks 20 years since first Gulf war

August 2nd, 2010 - 10:28 pm ICT by IANS
Kuwait City, Aug 2 (DPA) Kuwait's cabinet Monday marked the 20th anniversary of the 1990 invasion of the country by Iraqi troops, noting that the war had a lasting impact on citizens. Minister ... Read more...

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Early Iraq poll results show tight race

March 13th, 2010 - 6:28 pm ICT by IANS
Baghdad, March 13 (DPA) As early results from Iraq's parliamentary elections trickled in, leading politicians Saturday began what promised to be complicated negotiations on forming a government. Iraqi state television reported that only ... Read more...

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U.S. Senator John McCain recognizes importance of Iraq’s parliamentary elections

March 9th, 2010 - 12:12 am ICT by BNO News
WASHINGTON, D.C. (BNO NEWS) – U.S. Senator John McCain recognized and applauded Iraq’s parliamentary elections on Monday.“I congratulate the people of Iraq on a successful and inspiring election yesterday. Despite terrorist attacks ... Read more...

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Matt Damon says taking up first ‘Bourne’ film was a smart move

March 8th, 2010 - 5:40 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Mar 8 (ANI): Matt Damon thinks signing the first 'Bourne' film was the smartest move he ever made.All set to play an US Army officer in the new Iraq-set thriller ... Read more...

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Iraqi Shia leader dies of cancer in Iran

August 26th, 2009 - 9:46 pm ICT by IANS
Baghdad/Tehran, Aug 26 (DPA) Abdulaziz al-Hakim, the leader of one of Iraq's most powerful Shia political groups, died at a Tehran hospital Wednesday after a battle with cancer, Iranian media reported. The head ... Read more...

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New Iraq ‘prisoner abuse’ photographs surface in Australia

May 15th, 2009 - 3:22 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 15 (ANI): Graphic photographs of alleged prisoner abuse in Iraq have surfaced in spite of the Obama administration trying its level best to halt its release.The images emerged from ... Read more...

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