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Germany to send rifles, tank busters to aid Kurds fighting Islamic extremists in Iraq
BERLIN (AP) -- Germany will send high-end rifles, tank-busting weapons and armored vehicles to aid Kurdish fighters battling Islamic extremists in Iraq, officials said Sunday....

Military officials say 5 US airstrikes hit Islamic State forces near Iraq's Mosul Dam
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The U.S. military says fighter aircraft and unmanned drones have struck Islamic State militants near Iraq's Mosul Dam....

Pentagon says Iraq airstrikes, operations have cost about $560 million so far
WASHINGTON (AP) -- U.S. military operations in Iraq, including airstrikes and surveillance flights, have cost about $560 million since mid-June, the Pentagon said Friday....

With little outside help, Iraqis defend their town against Islamic militant onslaught

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BAGHDAD (AP) -- As Islamic militants rampage across northern Iraq, seizing vast swaths of territory and driving hundreds of thousands of people from their homes, the Shiite Turkmens living in the hardscrabble town of Amirli have decided to stay and fight....

Germany's Merkel rules out sending combat troops to Iraq and giving weapons to Kurdish PKK

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BERLIN (AP) -- Chancellor Angela Merkel has ruled out sending German combat troops to Iraq and is dismissing suggestions her country could send weapons to the separatist Kurdish PKK movement....

UK appoints security envoy to Iraqi Kurdistan as part of fight against Islamic State militants
LONDON (AP) -- Britain has appointed a security envoy to Iraq's Kurdistan region as part of efforts to defeat militants of the Islamic State group....

At Paris march, hundreds of Kurds decry Islamic State assaults against civilians in Iraq

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PARIS (AP) -- Hundreds of ethnic Kurds marched in Paris on Saturday to demand more international support for civilians in Iraq facing assaults by Islamic State militants....

Iraq family's flight reveals depth of Sunni grief, grievances amid Islamic State group's surge

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BAGHDAD (AP) -- For nearly a decade Abu Omar has been fleeing Iraq's many conflicts, but they always seem to catch up to him....

Iraq's national museum opens 2 renovated halls with more than 500 artifacts

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BAGHDAD (AP) -- The Iraqi National Museum inaugurated two renovated halls adorned with life-size stone statues on Thursday, highlighting the rich history of a country once again shattered by war....

US is intensifying airstrikes in Iraq but details on how it is done are sometimes thin

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WASHINGTON (AP) -- America has returned to war, of a sort, in Iraq with airstrikes that have intensified in recent days against Islamic State militants. But details about the execution of this limited campaign, which so far includes no reported U.S. ground combat, are thin....
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