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Kurdish rebels withdraw from Iraq's Sinjar
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BAGHDAD (AP) -- A Kurdish rebel group will withdraw from the town of Sinjar in northern Iraq on Friday, it said in a statement, following threats of attack from Turkey's president who has launched a series of airstrikes against suspected Kurdish rebel camps over the past week....

The Latest: Kurd group PKK says will withdraw from Sinjar
BAGHDAD (AP) -- The Latest on developments regarding Iraq ,Turkey and Kurdish rebels (all times local):...

Turkey targets Kurdish militants in northern Iraq
ANKARA, Turkey (AP) -- Turkey's state-run news agency says Turkish jets have attacked suspected Kurdish rebel camps across the border in northern Iraq, in an operation that reportedly "neutralized" nine militants....

Iraq holding more than 19,000 because of IS, militant ties
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BAGHDAD (AP) -- Iraq has detained or imprisoned at least 19,000 people accused of connections to the Islamic State group or other terror-related offenses, and sentenced more than 3,000 of them to death, according to an analysis by The Associated Press....

Iraqi fans celebrate lifting of 3-decade FIFA ban
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BAGHDAD (AP) -- Iraqi soccer fans are celebrating the lifting of FIFA's three-decade-long ban on their country holding international competitions as the southern city of Basra prepared to host a friendly match with Qatar on Wednesday....

Pentagon releases names of 7 airmen killed in crash in Iraq
The Defense Department has released the names of seven airmen who were killed Thursday when an HH-60 Pave Hawk helicopter crashed in western Iraq. The cause of the crash remains under investigation....

Pentagon: No survivors in American helicopter crash in Iraq
BAGHDAD (AP) -- All seven service members aboard a U.S. helicopter that crashed in Iraq were killed, the Pentagon said Friday in a written statement....

The Latest: Trump offers condolences in helicopter crash
BAGHDAD (AP) -- The Latest on the military helicopter crash in Iraq (all times local):...

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