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Rockets fall inside Baghdad's Green Zone, child killed - military

18 Nov 2020

BAGHDAD Four Katyusha rockets landed in Baghdad's heavily fortified Green Zone and security officials said the attack targeted the U.S. embassy, Iraqi police and security sources said on Tuesday.

Under attack and losing hope, Iraqi activists flee abroad

20 Oct 2020

AMARA, Iraq Hasanain Alminshid had received death threats for his human rights activism for years, but ignored most of them. After his mentor was gunned down outside a police station, he finally made the difficult choice to flee Iraq. | Video

Iraqis gather in Baghdad to mark anti-government protests anniversary

02 Oct 2020

BAGHDAD A few hundred Iraqis gathered in Baghdad's central Tahrir square on Thursday to mark the anniversary of anti-government unrest that erupted last year and to put pressure on the authorities to meet their demands.

Violence mounts against Iraqi doctors as COVID cases spike

24 Sep 2020

NAJAF, Iraq Iraqi doctor Tariq Al-Sheibani remembers little else beyond cowering on the ground as a dozen relatives of a patient, who had just died of COVID-19, beat him unconscious. | Video

Coronavirus crisis spells trouble for many Egyptian breadwinners

07 Apr 2020

CAIRO Squatting with other day labourers under a bridge in Cairo, 48-year-old Yasser Nagi says he has waited in vain for two weeks for work on a construction site so he can feed his family.

Egypt's health sector races to scale up coronavirus readiness

02 Apr 2020

CAIRO Egypt has ramped up efforts to fight the coronavirus, ordering manufacturers to channel medical protective equipment to public hospitals and announcing 1 billion Egyptian pounds ($64 million) in extra funding for its health services.

Egypt's health sector races to scale up coronavirus readiness

02 Apr 2020

CAIRO Egypt has ramped up efforts to fight the coronavirus, ordering manufacturers to channel medical protective equipment to public hospitals and announcing 1 billion Egyptian pounds ($64 million) in extra funding for its health services.

Egypt's health sector races to scale up coronavirus readiness

01 Apr 2020

CAIRO, April 1 Egypt has ramped up efforts to fight the coronavirus, ordering manufacturers to channel medical protective equipment to public hospitals and announcing 1 billion Egyptian pounds ($64 million) in extra funding for its health services.

Arabs prioritize key ties with U.S. against Iran in reacting to Trump peace plan

30 Jan 2020

RIYADH/CAIRO Arab powers appear to be prioritizing close ties with the United States that are vital to countering Iran over traditional unswerving support for the Palestinians in their reaction to President Donald Trump's Middle East peace plan.

Arabs prioritise key ties with U.S. against Iran in reacting to Trump peace plan

30 Jan 2020

RIYADH/CAIRO Arab powers appear to be prioritising close ties with the United States that are vital to countering Iran over traditional unswerving support for the Palestinians in their reaction to President Donald Trump's Middle East peace plan.

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