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News Iraq » Al Anbar: Many Anbar Locals Have Given Up On Iraqi Politics, Won’t Vote

News channel or source: http://www.niqash.org/en/articles/politics/5834/
Publication date: Wednesday 14 February 2018

we will find that a lot of the new candidates are actually just implementing the agendas of the big political blocs that most Iraqi people no longer like, especially people in Anbar,” says Mazen al-Khalifawi, a 38-year-old resident of Ramadi.

News Iraq » Al Anbar: Revenge awaits families of IS fighters in Iraq's Anbar

News channel or source: https://www.yahoo.com/news/revenge-awaits-families-fighters-iraqs-anbar-042523652.html
Publication date: Sunday 11 February 2018

Ramadi (Iraq) (AFP) - In Iraq's Sunni-dominated Anbar province, residents struggling to rebuild after years of Islamic State group rule are adamant: there will be no return for the families of jihadists. Omar Shihan al-Alwani, who fought against the group ...

News Iraq » Al Anbar: Iraqi troops destroy IS arms depot, three trenches in western Anbar

News channel or source: https://www.iraqinews.com/iraq-war/iraqi-troops-destroy-arms-depot-three-trenches-western-anbar/
Publication date: Sunday 18 February 2018

Speaking to Basnews, the source said, “A joint force from the Iraqi army and police started a military operation Monday, targeting Islamic State hideouts scattered at desert areas near Al-Qa’im and Ar-Rutbah districts in western Anbar, and on the ...

News Iraq » Al Anbar: 2 troops killed in ISIL blast in Iraq's Anbar

News channel or source: http://www.worldbulletin.net/world/198975/relief-turns-to-horror-in-mexico-helicopter-crash
Publication date: Sunday 18 February 2018

Two soldiers were killed and five others injured in a terror attack in Iraq's western Anbar province late Sunday ... Army Colonel Walid al-Dulaimi said. ISIL’s presence has recently been purged from Iraq -- by Iraqi forces and a U.S.-led military ...

News Iraq » Al Anbar: Iraq holds over 1,500 women, children from families of IS militants

News channel or source: http://www.xinhuanet.com/english/2018-02/22/c_136991576.htm
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

In Iraq's Sunni-dominated Anbar province, residents struggling to rebuild after ... bringing their number to more than 1,500," the al-Mashriq newspaper quoted Mohammed al-Sudani, the Minister of Labor and Social Affairs, as saying. Sudani said that his ...

News Iraq » Al Anbar: Iraqi tribesmen warn ISIL fighters' families

News channel or source: http://www.aljazeera.com/news/2018/02/iraq-tribesmen-return-isil-fighters-families-180212142136914.html
Publication date: onday 12 February 2018

Anbar is the biggest province in Iraq and one of the last places to be freed from ISIL, or the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant group. ISIL, also known as ISIS, swept into the province in 2013. The cities of Falluja, Ramadi and al-Qaim soon became ...

News Iraq » Al Anbar: Urgent reconstruction needed for returning Iraqi refugees: IOM

News channel or source: http://www.rudaw.net/english/middleeast/iraq/220220183
Publication date: Friday 23 February 2018

ERBIL, Kurdistan Region – Iraq must urgently fast-track reconstruction to ... predominantly in the four governorates of Ninewa, Salah al-Din, Kirkuk and Anbar. Anbar Governorate has received the largest number of returnees in the last three years owing ...

News Iraq » Al Anbar: Jordan, Iraq crossing to be revamped

News channel or source: http://menafn.com/1096486809/Jordan-Iraq-crossing-to-be-revamped
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

The reopening will generate more jobs, and help decrease unemployment rate, according to the governor of Iraq's Anbar province, Mohammad al-Halbusi.

News Iraq » Al Anbar: Reconstruction Needed as Displaced Iraqis Continue to Return: IOM Iraq [EN/AR/KU]

News channel or source: https://reliefweb.int/report/iraq/reconstruction-needed-displaced-iraqis-continue-return-iom-iraq-enarku
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

Salah al-Din, Kirkuk and Anbar. Since the start of the crisis in early 2014, with ISIL later holding large parts of central Iraq and the subsequent conflict to retake these areas, nearly six million Iraqis have been displaced. Their communities have ...

News Iraq » Al Anbar: Iraq’s Sunnis want PMU out of their cities as elections near

News channel or source: https://www.al-monitor.com/pulse/originals/2018/02/iraq-sunni-election-pmu-shiite-militias.html
Publication date: Sunday 11 February 2018

AHMAD AL-RUBAYE/AFP/Getty Images Fighters ... Ninevah, Salahuddin and Anbar after helping liberate them from the Islamic State (IS), which seized some one-third of Iraqi territory in 2014. These factions believe they have the right to remain in Sunni ...