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W.G. Dunlop
Deputy Iraq Bureau Chief for the news wire. All views here my own. Tweet/RT/MT/follow ≠ endorsement. | william.dunlop@afp.com
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Mohamad Ali Harissi May 22
as not seen on TV: Far from Libya chaos, drivers battle it out in dunes
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سلطان سعود القاسمي May 18
Qatar authorities detained BBC reporter and crew
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W.G. Dunlop May 18
Ramadi fall failure of Iraq PM's anti-IS strategy: analysts by
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W.G. Dunlop May 18
Shiite militia forces converge on Iraq's Ramadi after IS jihadists overran the capital of Anbar by
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W.G. Dunlop May 17
I'm still out of Iraq so not sure, but send from this they're all gone
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captain nemo May 15
Watching Ramadi fall to ISIS tears me up. 103 people from my Brigade died there. Not typo. I'm 24, dumb, & in combat.
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W.G. Dunlop May 17
IS jihadists take Ramadi as Iraq forces pull out; estimated 500 civilians & sec personnel killed in recent days
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W.G. Dunlop May 17
IS jihadists take over Anbar ops command in Ramadi, Iraq: official
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W.G. Dunlop May 14
College Student to Jeb Bush: 'Your Brother Created ISIS' Was actually around 400,000 Iraq soldiers disbanded in 2003.
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W.G. Dunlop May 1
I'll be out of Baghdad for a couple weeks; follow colleagues and for Iraq coverage.
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W.G. Dunlop Apr 30
Iraq offers amnesty covering security personnel who fled IS jihadists, if they return to units within 30 days
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W.G. Dunlop Apr 30
Aided by rumours of high casualties, IS won propaganda victory w/ Anbar attacks, putting Iraq govt on defensive
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W.G. Dunlop Apr 30
Children aged 8-15 told UN that French soldiers sexually abused them when they sought food in CAR
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W.G. Dunlop Apr 30
The Guardian: UN aid worker suspended for leaking report on child abuse by French troops
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W.G. Dunlop Apr 29
Gunfire in central Baghdad, stray bullet hits tree near house, thus ending sitting on the balcony for the moment.
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W.G. Dunlop Apr 29
Aided by rumours of high casualties, IS wins propaganda victory w/ Anbar attacks, putting Iraq govt on defensive
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W.G. Dunlop Apr 29
Iraq government on political defensive after IS wins propaganda victory with Anbar attacks
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W.G. Dunlop Apr 29
SMS from Iraq govt bit like self-help advert "Dear citizen: The govt programme is a true plan to return our country to the path of success."
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W.G. Dunlop Apr 28
When in fact it's not. Had this conversation with various fighters before & they're usually more OK with term afterwards (3)
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W.G. Dunlop Apr 28
Criticising foreign press over word w/ different Eng meaning likely validates assumption it's being used as an insult (2)
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