Iraq says deal reached over withdrawal of Turkish forces from Bashiqa
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Iraq's Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi and his Turkish counterpart Binali Yildirim review a guard of honour during a welcoming ceremony in Baghdad, Iraq, January 7, 2017. Hakan Goktepe/Prime Minister's Press Office/Handout via REUTERS Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yildirim and his Iraqi counterpart Haider al-Abadi are seen during a welcoming ceremony in Baghdad, Iraq, January 7, 2017. Hakan Goktepe/Prime Minister's Press Office/Handout via REUTERS BAGHDAD Iraq's Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi sai..
Iraq's Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi and his Turkish counterpart Binali Yildirim review a guard of honour during a welcoming ceremony in Baghdad, Iraq, January 7, 2017. Hakan Gokt..
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Iraqi Forces Punch to Tigris, as IS Mounts Attacks Elsewhere in Iraq
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Turkish Prime Minister Visits Iraq With List of Issues to Discuss
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MOSUL, Iraq (Reuters) - Iraqi special forces, backed by U.S.-led air raids, clashed with Islamic State militants near a historic site in Mosul on Sunday, an officer in Iraq's count..
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ANKARA Jan 5 Turkey has told U.S. officials it has not received sufficient support in its fight against Islamic State in the last month-and-a-half and expects full support in its b..
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Iraqi Forces Reach The Tigris River In Mosul In Fight Against ISIS
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