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Iran files CAS complaint against AFC for awarding Bahrain World Cup qualifiers

Inside The Games 11 Apr 2021
These were set to take place in Tehran against rivals Iraq, Bahrain and Hong Kong, while their only away game against Cambodia was set to be held in Pnom Penh. A goal that will forever live with Iraqi fans - Alaa Abbas’s last second winner to send Iraq top of their group at the expenses of Iran.
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Strom: A dangerous approach to security

The Roanoke Times 11 Apr 2021
Christopher Strom. Like most Americans, I was disgusted by the riots that took place on Jan. 6 on Capitol Hill ... So why did the FBI interview these same citizen soldiers without cause and who authorized it? ... In an attempt to learn what went wrong on Jan ... Strom, is a U.S ... An NYPD Intelligence Cop fights Terror in Iraq.” He lives in Roanoke County. .
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Turkey accuses Greece of supporting ‘terror’ without evidence

The Jerusalem Post 10 Apr 2021
... in Syria, Iraq and other places ... After signing deals with Russia, including importing Russia’s S-400 air defense system, Turkey continued threats by increasing attacks on northern Iraq and threatening to invade the Sinjar region of Iraq where Yazidi genocide survivors live.
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35 COVID-19 patients succumb to fatal germ in Iraq

MENA FN 10 Apr 2021
(MENAFN - Kuwait News Agency (KUNA)) BAGHDAD, April 9 (KUNA) -- Up to 35 individuals who contracted the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) gave up struggle for their lives across Iraq over past hours, ... .
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BBC Persian censors comments on Prince Philip, provokes immediate backlash online

Press TV 10 Apr 2021
“Disable the comments on @bbcpersian Instagram for all posts on #PrincePhilip death while celebrating his fond memories with the Iranian Shah the notorious dictator,” Iraq Live Update said, posting pictures of BBC Persian’s coverage of Prince Philip’s visits to Tehran during the Shah’s rule.
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BBC Persian Mourns Prince Philip With Disgrace

Kayhan 10 Apr 2021
"Disable the comments on @bbcpersian Instagram for all posts on #PrincePhilip death while celebrating his fond memories with the Iranian Shah the notorious dictator,” Iraq Live Update said, posting pictures of BBC Persian’s coverage of Prince Philip’s visits to Tehran during the Shah’s rule ... "Next time, do not say that the ... ....
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Iraqi youth see little hope 18 years after Saddam's fall

The New Arab 09 Apr 2021
Living in Nasiriyah, a cradle of revolts throughout history in the country's south, he recalls people speaking of a "bloody regime". It was one which "embroiled Iraq in wars that wasted many lives and resources," alongside crippling sanctions from the 1990s, said the political sciences student ... 'Poor can't live'.
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Former Iraqi PM faces French lawsuit over protester killings

The New Arab 09 Apr 2021
... out in Iraq in October 2019 ... The case was raised in France because Abdul Mahdi, who is 79, lived in the country from 1969 to 2003, when he returned to Iraq following the overthrow of former dictator Saddam Hussein ... Iraq Report - Saddam-era defamation laws used to silence dissent.
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Slotkin, Meijer introduce bill to aid veterans exposed to toxic burn pits

Michigan Live 09 Apr 2021
Meijer and Slotkin are both veterans who served in Iraq ... “As someone who lived close to a burn pit in each of my three tours in Iraq, I know this is an important first step in cutting through red tape and getting veterans care for the conditions caused by toxic exposure.”.
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'Sense of urgency': Lawmakers introduce several bills to aid vets exposed to toxic fumes

Stars and Stripes 09 Apr 2021
“As someone who lived close to a burn pit in each of my three tours in Iraq, I know this is an important first step in cutting through red tape and getting veterans care for the conditions caused by toxic exposure,” said Slotkin, who served as a CIA analyst ... a deployment to Iraq.
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Hopes, No Dates, for US Withdrawal From Iraq

Beijing News 08 Apr 2021
In a tweet late Tuesday, Iraqi Prime Minister Mustafa al-Kadhimi described the talks with Washington as a "gateway to restore the normal situation in Iraq" and said the Iraqi people deserve to live without fear of conflict ... currently has about 2,500 troops in Iraq and just under another 1,000 troops in neighboring Syria.
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Hopes, But No Firm Dates, for US Withdrawal From Iraq

Beijing News 08 Apr 2021
In a tweet late Tuesday, Iraqi Prime Minister Mustafa al-Kadhimi described the talks with Washington as a "gateway to restore the normal situation in Iraq" and said the Iraqi people deserve to live without fear of conflict ... currently has about 2,500 troops in Iraq and just under another 1,000 troops in neighboring Syria.
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Muslim-American organization calls on Microsoft, Sony, and Valve to ban Six Days in Fallujah

Polygon 08 Apr 2021
In a statement published Wednesday , the Council on American-Islamic Relations called Six Days in Fallujah an “Arab murder simulator” that “glorifies violence that took the lives of over 800 Iraqi civilians, justifies the illegal invasion of Iraq, and reinforces Islamophobic ...
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Iraq: Security personnel blamed for protester deaths

Gulf News 08 Apr 2021
... of the province of Dhi Qar in southern Iraq. A statement from Iraq’s Joint Operations Command said that an investigation committee had identified those who had fired live ammunition to disperse demonstrators in violation of orders.
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Iraq: Humanitarian Snapshot (March 2021)

Reliefweb 08 Apr 2021
In March 2021, the Iraq Inter-Cluster Coordination Group completed an analysis of the 2020 humanitarian response, which summarized gaps in the ... In the 2020 HRP, partners set out to cover the critical needs of 1.8 million people living in 63 out of Iraq’s 101 districts.
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