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Iraq PM Abadi Visits Jordan for security talks
PNA - Iraqi premier Haidar al-Abadi was to visit Jordan Sunday for talks on combatting jihadists from the Islamic State group, continuing a diplomatic push after a trip to Iran, his office said.
Iraq PM Rules Out Foreign Boots on the Ground
PNA - Iraqi Prime Minister Haidar al-Abadi on Monday ruled out any foreign ground intervention to assist government forces in retaking territory lost to jihadists and urged Sunnis to give up such hopes.
Kerry welcomes Iraq desicion for approving defence, interior ministers
PNA - US Secretary of State John Kerry Saturday hailed Iraqi lawmakers for approving Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi's nominees for the posts of defence and interior ministers
Arab League chief to visit Iraq Next Week
PNA - "The visit comes within the framework of Arab League support for the new Iraqi government and its efforts to fight terrorism.
US uses attack helicopters near Baghdad
PNA - The top U.S. military officer says the U.S. called in Apache helicopters to prevent Iraqi forces from being overrun by Islamic State militants in a recent fight near Baghdad's airport.
Dutch F-16s to join anti-IS strikes in Iraq
PNA - Six Dutch F-16 fighter bombers are to join the US-led air campaign against the Islamic State group in Northen Iraq
Iraqi PM opposes foreign ground forces in Iraq
PNA- During a meeting with Australian Defence Minister David Johnston in Baghdad, Abadi reaffirmed his “rejection of any ground intervention in Iraq”.
Australia to deploy planes to Iraq against ISIS
PNA - Hours after IS threatens Australian civilians with death, Canberra says it will physically join the fight against Islamist extremists.
Swiss send first direct aid to Kurdistan Region
PNA - Switzerland is sending 50 tonnes of winter aid relief, worth $427,000, to Kurdistan Region – home to thousands of refugees fleeing the militant Islamic group Islamic State (IS).
France welcomes Another 150 Iraqi Christians fleeing IS
PNA - A hundred and fifty Iraqi Christians have arrived in France where they have been granted political asylum because of the threat from ISIL extremists.
Kerry: Iran can help defeat IS
PNA - US Secretary of State John Kerry says Iran has a role to play in the fight against Islamic State (IS) militants.
France to start air strike against ISIS in Northern Iraq
PNA - resident Francois Hollande kicked off a rare news conference Thursday with the dramatic announcement that France would conduct air strikes in Iraq.
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