• iraqi pm designate haider al abadi calls for unity

    Iraqi PM-designate Haider al-Abadi calls for unity

    World | August 13, 2014 10:59 IST

    Baghdad: Prime Minister-designate Haider al-Abadi urged Iraqis to stand united in fight against the jihadists, while controversial incumbent Premier Nuri al-Maliki still refused to say whether he is willing to step down to put an

  • will not send us troops back to iraq barak obama

    Will not send US troops back to Iraq: Barak Obama

    World | June 14, 2014 6:26 IST

    Washington: US President Barack Obama said on Friday he will not send US troops back to Iraq to help fight Islamist militants."We will not be sending US troops back into combat in Iraq," Obama told