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The suspects are being tried by two courts, one near the former jihadist stronghold of Mosul in northern Iraq and another in Baghdad which is dealing notably with foreigners and women.
Two Russian women, both holding children in their arms, were also sentenced to life in prison at the same hearing.
A bomb targeted a funeral procession in Asdira, near the town of Sharqat, for fighters killed the previous day.
A new early warning satellite system has revealed that India along with Spain, Morocco and Iraq faces the risk of shrinking reservoirs that can lead to taps going dry.
One of the attackers detonated his explosive belt while political leaders held a meeting at the campaign headquarters in the city of Hit.
The MoS for External Affairs said Raju Yadav's DNA matched only 70 percent and his sample for sent for DNA testing again. His body will be brought back as soon as testing is completed.
The mortal remains of the five construction workers from Bihar’s Siwan district killed by ISIS in Iraq were flown to Patna in a special IAF plane late on Monday evening.
Singh today brought back the mortal remains of 38 Indians from Iraq in a special aircraft that landed at the Amritsar International airport here.
Although 39 Indians were killed as the Islamic State took over Mosul in June 2014, the mortal remains of 38 were brought back as the identification of one body is still pending.
Minister of State for External Affairs V. K. Singh, who left for Mosul on Sunday, informed that one man's remains would not be brought as his case was still pending.
Mortal remains of only 38 Indians will be brought back from Iraq: Minister of State for External Affairs V. K. Singh
The 39 Indian from Iraq, most of whom hailed from Punjab, were working on projects near Mosul when they were kidnapped.
Foreign minister Sushma Swaraj had told Parliament that as many as 40 Indians were abducted by terror group ISIS from Mosul in Iraq in June 2014, but one of them escaped posing as a Muslim.
Mosul deaths: Minister of State for External Affairs VK Singh to visit Iraq on April 1 to bring back mortal remains of 39 Indians
Minister of External Affairs Sushma Swaraj informed Parliament last week that all 39 Indians abducted by ISIS in 2015 had been killed and their bodies recovered from a mass grave in Badoosh, Iraq.
Iraq is studying the possibility of building crude oil storage facilities in South Korea and Japan as part of a plan to increase sales to Asian clients.
Amarinder Singh said that the state government will work out a proper assistance package for families of those from Punjab among the 39 Indians killed by IS in Iraq.