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An alleged blast that rocked the Iraq-Kuwait border is being investigated by the US military.

Rockets hit the Al-Taji and Speicher bases again on Monday evening.

US officials: Missile defence systems now operating in Iraq

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US officials: Missile defence systems now operating in Iraq

New air defence systems are being installed in Iraq to protect US forces and allies, officials say.

Soleimani successor visits Baghdad as Iran-US tensions rise

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Soleimani successor visits Baghdad as Iran-US tensions rise

The US and Iran appear to be heading for another major confrontation in Iraq.

Iraq still in chaos 17 years after US invasion

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Iraq still in chaos 17 years after US invasion

The US invasion in 2003, which promised liberty and democracy, led to the deaths of millions of Iraqis, destroyed much of the country's ...

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Iraqi officials say rockets strike Baghdad's Green Zone

Rockets have been fired at two Iraqi bases hosting coalition troops over the past week, killing three servicemen and injuring five soldiers.

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Rocket attack hits base housing US troops: Iraq officials

More than a dozen rockets have hit Iraq's Camp Taji, where an attack on Wednesday killed two Americans and one British soldier.

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Iraq warns of consequences after US air strikes

The Iraqi military warned of consequences in response to the US' precision air strikes on weapons storage facilities in the country, which Iraq ...

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The Iraq Report: An outbreak of virus and violence

As Baghdad tries to get to grips with the coronavirus, Iran-sponsored groups have been blamed by the US and UK for attacks that claimed the ...

US launches precision strikes on Iran-backed militia in Iraq

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US launches precision strikes on Iran-backed militia in Iraq

The US military launched air strikes against a pro-Iranian group in Iraq following the deaths of two Americans and a Briton in a rocket attack.

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US, Iraq deny new air strike near Baghdad

Early reports suggested a US airstrike killed six members of the Iran-backed Hashd al-Shaabi.

The Iraq Report: US interests face attack in Iraq

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The Iraq Report: US interests face attack in Iraq

This week, American military have been repeatedly targeted by rocket attacks, with many suspecting that Iranian agents or proxies are ...

US assets come under 'repeated fire' in Iraq

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US assets come under 'repeated fire' in Iraq

US assets in Iraq have been hit by shelling six times in as many days, officials said on Wednesday, amid a tense standoff between Washington and ...

Exxon workers evacuated after Katyusha attack in southern Iraq

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Exxon workers evacuated after Katyusha attack in southern Iraq

40 workers from Exxon have been evacuated after a rocket attack on an oil-drilling site in southern Iraq.

Rockets hit Iraqi base housing US troops

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Rockets hit Iraqi base housing US troops

Three Katyusha rockets have hit an Iraqi military installation where US trainers were present after the US said it would send more troops to the ...

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New Zealand extends Iraq, Afghanistan training missions to 2019

The island country has 143 military trainers in Iraq stationed alongside Australian troops, and 11 in Afghanistan.

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British soldier dies at anti-IS coalition base in Iraq

A British soldier has died at a camp in Iraq, part of a UK army contingent training Iraqi forces fighting Islamic State group militants ...

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Australia to deploy 300 additional troops for Mosul battle

The move comes as the battle to retake Mosul intensifies. In total Australian deployment to Iraq to help combat IS is set to cost $940.7 million ...

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