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Iraq

Iraq (Arabic: العراق Al-Irāq), officially the Republic of Iraq (Arabic:  جمهورية العراق (help·info) Jumhūrīyat Al-Irāq, Kurdish: كؤماری عه‌راق‎, Komara Îraqê, Assyrian: ܥܝܪܐܩ) is a country in Western Asia spanning most of the northwestern end of the Zagros mountain range, the eastern part of the Syrian Desert and the northern part of the Arabian Desert. Read More

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Missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370: a new theory claiming America possibly shot down the plane, is going viral on the internet.  (Photo: Reuters)
America Shot Down Missing Malaysia Plane MH370 and Kept it Secret? Conspiracy Theory Goes Viral

By IBTimes IN

Missing Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370: A new theory claiming America possibly shot down the plane, is going viral on the internet. (9:54 pm)

MORE TOPICS: PENNSYLVANIA

Boston Marathon Bombings: Dzhokhar and his brother (pictured) were not connected to any known terrorist groups, but were motivated by extremist Islamic beliefs. (Photo: Reuters)
Boston Marathon Bombing Anniversary: Remembering Tragedy, Baffling Motives of Tsarnaev Brothers

By IBTimes IN

It's been a year since the tragic bombings rocked the finish line of Boston Marathon on 15 April. (Apr 15)

MORE TOPICS: AL-QAEDA, AFGHANISTAN, JOE BIDEN, FBI

Glenn Greenwald and Laura Poitras
Reporters who Broke Snowden Story Return to U.S. for First Time

By Reuters

Glenn Greenwald and Laura Poitras, the U.S. journalists who reported on spy agency analyst Edward Snowden's leaks exposing mass government surveillance, returned to the United States on Friday for the first time since revealing the programs in 2013. (Apr 12)

MORE TOPICS: BARACK OBAMA, GERMANY, RUSSIA, JOURNALISM, ATTORNEY GENERAL

Hillary Clinton was forced to duck on Thursday when a female protester threw what was described as a shoe at her. (Reuters)
WATCH: Shoe Thrown at Hillary Clinton in Las Vegas; 'Good Thing She Didn't Play Softball Like I Did’ Replies Clinton after Dodging Attack

By IBTimes IN

After George W Bush, it seems it is now Hillary Clinton's turn to get a shoe hurled at her. (Apr 11)

MORE TOPICS: HILLARY CLINTON, GEORGE W. BUSH, NEW YORK, MANAGEMENT

Iraqi security personnel in Baghdad's Sadr City. Reuters (file photo)
At least 20 Iraqi Soldiers Killed in Attacks

By Reuters

At least 20 Iraqi soldiers were killed on Saturday, most of them upon entering a house rigged with explosives northwest of the capital, security officials said. (Apr 06)

MORE TOPICS: UNITED NATIONS, ELECTIONS

North Korea tells World 'wait and see' on New Nuclear Test
North Korea tells World 'wait and see' on New Nuclear Test

By Reuters

North Korea said on Friday that the world would have to "wait and see" when asked for details of "a new form" of nuclear test it threatened to carry out after the United Nations Security Council condemned Pyongyang's recent ballistic missile launch. (Apr 05)

MORE TOPICS: AFGHANISTAN, HUMAN RIGHTS, JAPAN, SOUTH KOREA, COURT, UNITED NATIONS

A Free Syrian Army fighter holds his weapon as he walks during clashes with forces loyal to Syria's President Assad in Morek
U.S. Finalizing Plan to Boost Support for Syrian Rebels - Sources

By Reuters

The U.S. government is finalizing a plan to increase training and small-arms shipments for Syrian rebels, two U.S. security sources said on Friday, as Syrian government troops gain momentum following the collapse of U.S.-backed peace talks. (Apr 05)

MORE TOPICS: AL-QAEDA, BARACK OBAMA, RUSSIA, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES, CONGRESS

Anti-Assad allies rebuff Syrian presidential election plan
Anti-Assad Allies Rebuff Syrian Presidential Election Plan

By Reuters

International powers who support the Syrian opposition have firmly rebuffed any idea of a presidential election organised by the Syrian government in the midst of a civil war, describing the plans as a "parody of democracy" that would kill peace talks. (Apr 04)

MORE TOPICS: UNITED NATIONS, RUSSIA, ELECTIONS, EGYPT

Ford Hood Shooting: Lt. Gen. Mark Milley addresses the media during a news conference at the entrance to Fort Hood Army Post in Texas April 2, 2014. (Photo: Reuters)
Ford Hood Shooting: Ivan Lopez, Soldier who Killed 3 and Himself was Being Treated for Depression, Anxiety

By IBTimes IN

The soldier behind Wednesday's deadly shooting at Fort Hood, Texas, who killed three before killing himself, had mental health issues and was being treated for depression and anxiety. (Apr 03)

MORE TOPICS: LOS ANGELES

US President Barack Obama
Soldier Kills Three, Wounds 16 Before Taking Own Life at Texas Army Base

By Reuters

A U.S. soldier shot dead three people and injured at least 16 on Wednesday before taking his own life at an Army base in Fort Hood, Texas, the site of another deadly rampage in 2009, U.S. officials said. (Apr 03)

MORE TOPICS: BARACK OBAMA, AFGHANISTAN, U.S. NAVY