Iraqis unite to mock politicians

Anger over economic crisis boils over in jokes on social media

Protesters storm Iraqi parliament

Protest follows failure to enact proposals to reform government

Obama ‘concerned’ over Iraqi premier

US president speaks of Baghdad crisis at end of Saudi visit

US to send further troops to Iraq

Deployment is latest escalation of military presence in country

Iraq parliament in turmoil over patronage

MPs vote to sack speaker in wake of push for technocratic cabinet

Iraqi Kurds plead for financial help

Deputy PM warns fight against Isis at risk without additional funds

US takes cyber warfare mainstream

No one, Moscow included, will argue against America’s use of the internet to attack Isis

Iraq: What happens next?

Isis is on the run but cities are in ruins, 3m people displaced and Baghdad cannot afford to rebuild

What Arab youth thinks of Isis

Lack of jobs works to militants’ advantage, survey finds

Iraqis grow nostalgic for authoritarianism

Bloodletting leads to shift from identity- to issue-led politics

Zaha Hadid, architect, dies aged 65

Few could match her for style, originality or charisma

Iraq’s Shia militias see opportunity

As paramilitary forces grow in popularity they may take on more political roles

US says it has killed senior Isis leader

Al Qaduli described as the group’s ‘finance minister’

Iraqi forces launch push to retake Mosul

Military aims to expel Isis from Iraq’s second city this year

Iraqis protest outside Baghdad green zone

Move deepens rift among Iraq’s Shia Muslim majority

Isis oil: Jihadis continue pumping

Islamist group determined to stay in business despite air strikes

Total fined €750,000 in Iraq corruption case

French court finds oil major guilty of corrupting foreign officials in UN oil for food programme

Kurds are key to a Middle East solution

Powers great and small must contend with the group’s demands

‘Blood Year’ by David Kilcullen

An insider’s account of the failures of the war on terror

Germany’s Iraqi migrants beat path home

Outflow reflects growing disenchantment with life in the west