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Iran and the Iraqi Crisis: Actions and Reactions

The Iraqi crisis continues to dominate the headlines, just as it continues to influence the situation facing the entire Middle East. In a story that simultaneously highlights the extent of Iranian interference in the region and clarifies the ways in which current developments could complicate Iranian ambitions, the World Tribunereports that Iran-backed fighters are actively being shifted out of Syria and into Iraq.

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Reminiscent of Syria, Iran Offers to “Defend Shiite Shrines” in Iraq

Iran’s police chief, Esmail Ahmadi-Moghaddam has publicly commented on the ongoing situation in Iraq, in which insurgent groups have captured major cities and threatened Baghdad in a wide-ranging rebellion against the Shiite-dominated and Iranian-allied government of Nouri al-Maliki.

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Iraq: a new disinformation

Huffington Post- by: Yves Bonnet,honorary governor,former chief of the French Counter-Terrorism Organisation

Publication: 17/06/2014


 It is several days that the western media, which have fallen into the trap of an enormous lie regarding the events that shook Iraq, have extensively resorted to a new disinformation.

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Iraqi religious leader supports liberation of Mosul, calls ISIS terrorists

Dr. Rafe Al-Refai, a prominent Iraqi religious leader said on Friday: "It is rather amazing that the ‘freedom loving revolutionaries’ in Iraq are accused of being affiliated with terrorist groups such as ISIS.”

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Don't meddle in Iraq, Saudi warns Iranian regime

NCRI- Saudi Arabia gave an apparent warning to the Iranian regime on Wednesday not to intervene in the conflict in Iraq which it said could escalate to full civil war with implications beyond Iraqi frontiers.

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Iran dispatches IRGC to Iraq

According to the Wall Street Journal, Iran has already dispatched at least three battalions of the Revolutionary Guard Corps’ Quds Force to Iraq, as uprisings by various groups rocked the country and threatened Nouri al-Maliki’s hold on power. This in turn has threatened the Shiite dominance and close Iranian alliance that Maliki engendered for Iraq.

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Free Iran 2018 Gathering - 30 June 2018 - Villepinte, Paris

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