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Troops gone, U.S. increasingly sidelined in Iraq

Dec 20 2012

BAGHDAD/WASHINGTON When a group of Americans and their heavily armed guards arrived at the Turkish embassy for a party in September, Iraqi police outside blocked their path.

Troops gone, U.S. increasingly sidelined in Iraq

Dec 20 2012

BAGHDAD/WASHINGTON When a group of Americans and their heavily armed guards arrived at the Turkish embassy for a party in September, Iraqi police outside blocked their path.

Iraq summons Turkey envoy to protest over visit

Aug 03 2012

BAGHDAD Iraq made a formal protest to Turkey's envoy in Baghdad on Friday after the Turkish foreign minister made a surprise visit to an oil-rich Iraqi city claimed by both the central government and the country's autonomous Kurdistan region.

Iraq summons Turkey envoy to protest over visit

Aug 03 2012

BAGHDAD Iraq made a formal protest to Turkey's envoy in Baghdad on Friday after the Turkish foreign minister made a surprise visit to an oil-rich Iraqi city claimed by both the central government and the country's autonomous Kurdistan region.

Iraq summons Turkey envoy to protest over visit

Aug 03 2012

BAGHDAD Iraq made a formal protest to Turkey's envoy in Baghdad on Friday after the Turkish foreign minister made a surprise visit to an oil-rich Iraqi city claimed by both the central government and the country's autonomous Kurdistan region.

Iraq summons Turkey envoy to protest over visit

Aug 03 2012

BAGHDAD Iraq made a formal protest to Turkey's envoy in Baghdad on Friday after the Turkish foreign minister made a surprise visit to an oil-rich Iraqi city claimed by both the central government and the country's autonomous Kurdistan region.

"Closed" Iraq torture jail still open - rights group

May 15 2012

BAGHDAD Human Rights Watch said on Tuesday Iraqi authorities were still running a jail they said had been shut over a year ago after reports of prisoners being beaten and electrocuted, but the government denied this, saying the site was empty.

Iraq summons Turkish envoy over Erdogan broadside

Apr 23 2012

BAGHDAD Iraq, locked in a public row with neighbouring Turkey, has summoned Ankara's ambassador in Baghdad to protest at critical remarks by Turkish Prime Minister Tayyip Erdogan, the foreign ministry said on Monday.

Iraq calls Turkey "hostile state" as relations dim

Apr 20 2012

BAGHDAD Iraqi Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki on Friday branded Turkey a "hostile state" with a sectarian agenda, the latest in a series of bitter exchanges between the neighbors.

Iraq calls Turkey "hostile state" as relations dim

Apr 20 2012

BAGHDAD Iraqi Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki on Friday branded Turkey a "hostile state" with a sectarian agenda, the latest in a series of bitter exchanges between the neighbours.

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