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Iraqi city still a ghost town a month after defeat of IS

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BAGHDAD (AP) -- Iraqi government forces drove the Islamic State group out of Abu Mustafa's hometown of Tikrit over a month ago, but he has yet to return, fearing the Shiite militias that now patrol its bombed and battered streets....

Congressmen to reconsider separate funding for Iraq factions
BAGHDAD (AP) -- Congress may reconsider a provision in an upcoming bill funding the training of the Iraqi army that would also send weapons directly to Arab Sunnis and Kurds, a congressman visiting Baghdad said Sunday....

In Iraqi malls, Syrian women work jobs spurned by locals

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IRBIL, Iraq (AP) -- Two years after fleeing from her home in Damascus, 22-year-old Rahaf Abdullah is working at a gleaming mall in Iraq's Kurdish region, selling sweets to local women who largely refuse to take such jobs....

UK trial: US soldier describes chaos after Iraq explosion
LONDON (AP) -- A U.S. soldier has testified at a British court about the carnage after an explosion caused by an improvised bomb in Iraq in 2007....

Falling prices, rising threats cool interest in Kurdish oil

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IRBIL, Iraq (AP) -- The hall for the Irbil Oil and Gas Exhibition this week was crowded with company displays, executives and investors. But conspicuously absent were international oil giants like Shell, Exxon-Mobil and Chevron that only a year ago were eager to exploit the promising reserves of Iraq's autonomous Kurdish region....
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