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Iraq steps up security measures in preparation for Friday's protests

Fri, 24 Jan 2020 - 12:14 GMT

These measures come in conjunction with today's expected "one million-strong" march that was called for by Iraq's Muqtada al-Sadr against the US, the source added.

Baghdad will not sign agreement keeping US forces in Iraq: gov't spox

Tue, 14 Jan 2020 - 09:55 GMT

He stressed that the Iraqi government will support the parliament’s vote on the withdrawal of US forces from the country.

US says killed 40 Islamists in Somalia strikes

Mon, 13 Nov 2017 - 11:20 GMT

The Pentagon said Monday that US forces had killed 40 Shabaab and Daesh fighters in a series of strikes on Somalia that began late last week.

US drone strike kills 4 Daesh militants in Afghanistan

Mon, 21 Aug 2017 - 07:12 GMT

The US forces based in Afghanistan pounded the hideouts of the Daesh militants in eastern Nangarhar, leaving at least four militants dead.