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jane arraf
Journalist, writer. Happily roaming Iraq, other places to report for television and newspapers inc Jazeera English and America and the Christian Science Monitor
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Green lemon Mar 3
A tea break for Qassem Soleimani near where Iraqi forces, Hashd & allies are fighting .
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Jacob Weisberg Mar 3
Bibi: don't meddle in my country's politics while I meddle in yours. via
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David Cloud Mar 3
Frozen in Antarctic ice, an old wooden box with 22 negatives taken by Shackleford expedition...
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jane arraf Mar 3
sitting out battle while forge ahead. PM Abadi says though militias under control. This is a defining battle.
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jane arraf Mar 3
PM Abadi makes stakes clear in fight - says anyone who says they are neutral is supporting . No sidelines here.
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jane arraf Mar 3
Expanded role seen in fight, including new equipment, Quds force advisors and miltia units of Iran-based fighters.
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Max J. Joseph Mar 2
as an actual assyrian, imagine how i feel
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BasNews English Mar 2
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Iraq Live Update Mar 2
Abadi arrives at Iraqi Parliament to report on government performance and military operations in past 6 months
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jane arraf Mar 2
at parliament as Sunni lawmakers end boycott. More than 20,000 forces surrounding in major test before retaking Mosul.
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jane arraf Mar 2
Iraqis mourn destruction of ancient Assyrian statues My piece on taking the destruction personally
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Lokman Karadag لقمان Mar 2
National Defense Minister Ismet Yilmaz, will go to Iraq on Wednesday. Ismet Yilmaz will we meet also with the Kurdistan regional government
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UN Refugee Agency Feb 28
Follow to help make lives in refugee camps a bit brighter
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jane arraf Feb 28
PM Abadi re-opens Museum to public. Says message after Mosul destruction that ISIL can't destroy culture.
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jane arraf Feb 27
Museum in set to reopen today. Billed as first time the archaeology museum will reopen to public since looting in 2003.
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jane arraf Feb 27
tells Mosul residents smashing statues in museum, Ninevah palace just the beginning, next on to ancient Nimrud
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jane arraf Feb 26
rampages through museum, smashing statues and taking power drill to 3,000 year old winged bulls at Ninevah palace
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jane arraf Feb 25
Downtown morning - chained eagles at pet market, men pushing carts, struggle to make a living always trumps security here.
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jane arraf Feb 24
central library destroyed by ISIS over weekend, unclear what books were lost says head of 's national library.
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jane arraf Feb 23
Jian, 2, survived Sinjar and died near Zakho Friday of a totally treatable illness. Everyone failed this girl.
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