Iraqi Prime Minister Haidar al-Abadi has named 14 new cabinet ministers who he said are the kinds of policy experts protesters have been demanding for months to fight corruption in the government.
Prominent Iraqi-British architect Zaha Hadid, whose modernist, futuristic designs included the aquatic center for the 2012 London Olympics, has died at the age of 65.
Iraqi Prime Minister Haidar al-Abadi on March 29 asked for guidance from parliament on whether he should appoint party politicians or independent technocrats to a new cabinet.
A suicide bombing in Baghdad has killed three people and wounded more than 20.
Powerful Iraqi Shi'ite Muslim cleric Muqtada al-Sadr met with Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi late March 27 after starting his sit-in following weeks of protests in the Iraqi capital.
The death toll from a suicide bombing at an Iraqi soccer stadium has climbed to at least 30, officials said on March 26.
The Pentagon will submit a proposal to U.S. President Barack Obama to increase the number of American troops in Iraq, the nation's highest-ranking military officer said on March 25.
U.S. President Barack Obama will meet with NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg at the White House on April 4, the White House announced on March 25.
Powerful Iraqi Shi'ite Muslim leader Muqtada al-Sadr warned of an escalation in street protests if politicians obstruct a government overhaul planned by Prime Minister Haidar al-Abadi.
Dozens of people have been killed by a suicide-bomb attack south of the Iraqi capital, Baghdad.
U.S. Defense Secretary Ashton Carter says the second-in-command of the Islamic State terrorist organization has been killed in a U.S. raid.
The Iraqi military says a major operation to recapture the northern city of Mosul from Islamic State (IS) militants "has begun."