Stories Tagged 'Iraq'
Iraq hanged 38 Sunni Muslim militants on Thursday after they were sentenced to death on terrorism charges, the Justice Ministry said in a statement.
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At least 396 people were killed when a magnitude 7.3 earthquake jolted the northern border region between Iran and Iraq on Sunday, state media in the two countries said, and rescuers were searching for dozens trapped under rubble in the mountainous area.
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Nepal finished bottom of the AFC U-16 Championship 2018 qualifying tournament with a 2-1 loss against Palestine at the Halchowk grounds on Sunday.
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Nepal suffered 1-0 loss at the hands of defending champions Iraq during their first Group ‘D’ match of AFC U-16 Championship 2018 Qualifiers at the Armed Police Force (APF) Ground in Halchok , Kathmandu, on Wednesday.
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Turkish warplanes struck Kurdish militant targets in northern Iraq on Wednesday, killing six militants, the military said in a statement, as part of a widening campaign against the outlawed Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK).
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The battle to dislodge Islamic State from the Old City of Mosul, where hundreds of thousands of Iraqi civilians are trapped, could turn into the worst humanitarian catastrophe in the war against the militants, the United Nations warned on Tuesday.
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