Islamic State Blows Up Iconic Nuri Mosque In Mosul

Islamic State Blows Up Iconic Nuri Mosque In Mosul

 Islamic State (ISIS) militants have blown up the iconic Nuri

U.N. Says 5 Million Iraqi Children In Need Of Urgent Humanitarian Aid

U.N. Says 5 Million Iraqi Children In Need Of Urgent Humanitarian Aid

 The United Nations said on Wednesday (June 21) that conflict in Iraq has left more than 5 million children in

Russia Says There's A 'High Degree Of Certainty' That Isis Leader Baghdadi Is Dead

Russia Says There's A 'High Degree Of Certainty' That Isis Leader Baghdadi Is Dead

 The Russian Foreign Ministry announced on Thursday (June 22) that

Special Forces Inch Forward Amid Isis Suicide Attacks In Iraq

Special Forces Inch Forward Amid Isis Suicide Attacks In Iraq

 Iraqi special forces are still facing deadly suicide bomb attacks

Abadi Says He Will Announce Full Liberation Of Mosul In Next Few Days

Abadi Says He Will Announce Full Liberation Of Mosul In Next Few Days

 Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi said the government of Iraq

Iraqi Forces Regain Key Area, Encircle Isis In Mosul’s Old City

Iraqi Forces Regain Key Area, Encircle Isis In Mosul’s Old City

 Iraqi forces have encircled the Islamic State (ISIS) stronghold in

Iraqi Forces Retake Syria Border Crossing From Isis

Iraqi Forces Retake Syria Border Crossing From Isis

 The Iraqi army and Sunni tribal fighters have dislodged Islamic

British Police Say 16 Suspected Iraqi Nationals Found In Back Of Lorry

British Police Say 16 Suspected Iraqi Nationals Found In Back Of Lorry

 British police announced on Saturday (June 17) that they had

Iraqi Forces About To Fully Encircle Isis-Held Old City Of Mosul

Iraqi Forces About To Fully Encircle Isis-Held Old City Of Mosul

 Iraqi forces said they are about to complete the encirclement of

Iraqi Residents Risk Their Lives To Flee Conflict Zone In Western Mosul

Iraqi Residents Risk Their Lives To Flee Conflict Zone In Western Mosul

 Residents in the western region of Mosul have no choice but to flee in a bid to survive as the ongoing conflict

U.N. Says Over 100,000 Civilians Behind Isis Lines In Mosul

U.N. Says Over 100,000 Civilians Behind Isis Lines In Mosul

 Over 100,000 civilians remain trapped behind Islamic State (ISIS)

Syrian Military Officials Meet With Iraqi Counterparts To Discuss Border Security

Syrian Military Officials Meet With Iraqi Counterparts To Discuss Border Security

 The Iraqi Defense Ministry announced on Wednesday (June 14) that a Syrian military delegation had visited

Sinjar Mayor Says 3,392 Ezidis Still In Isis Captivity

Sinjar Mayor Says 3,392 Ezidis Still In Isis Captivity

 Based on statistics there are still 3,392 Ezidis, including

Radio Station Provides Outlet For Locals In War-Torn Mosul

Radio Station Provides Outlet For Locals In War-Torn Mosul

 The anti-extremist radio station Alghad FM wants to spread the

Two Peshmerga Killed During Clashes With Isis In Tuz Khurmatu

Two Peshmerga Killed During Clashes With Isis In Tuz Khurmatu

 Two Peshmerga were killed after Kurdish forces foiled multiple

Iraqi Forces Continue Advancing In Western Mosul

Iraqi Forces Continue Advancing In Western Mosul

 Iraqi forces on Tuesday (June 13) reported progress in their

Food Poisoning Kills Woman And Child At Iraqi Camp, UN Says

Food Poisoning Kills Woman And Child At Iraqi Camp, UN Says

 A woman and a child have died and hundreds have fallen ill after a mass outbreak of food poisoning at a camp

HRW Says Coalition Forces Used White Phosphorus In Iraq, Syria

HRW Says Coalition Forces Used White Phosphorus In Iraq, Syria

Human Rights Watch (HRW) has said the U.S.-led Coalition forces have

Iraqi Forces Try To Contain Isis Militants In Mosul To Save More Civilians

Iraqi Forces Try To Contain Isis Militants In Mosul To Save More Civilians

 Iraqi security services are trying to contain Islamic State (ISIS) militants in Zanjilli District of west Mosul

Polluted Kirkuk River Poses Risk To Environment

Polluted Kirkuk River Poses Risk To Environment

Once a raging river, Iraq's Khasa River in Kirkuk has become a refuse site and a parking lot.

Iraqi Forces Carry Out Assault On Mosul As Forces Repel Fierce Isis Attack

Iraqi Forces Carry Out Assault On Mosul As Forces Repel Fierce Isis Attack

Iraqi forces repelled a major counter-attack by Islamic State (ISIS)

Official: Nearly 500 Iraqi Displaced People Poisoned In Khazir Camps

Official: Nearly 500 Iraqi Displaced People Poisoned In Khazir Camps

 Around 500 Iraqi displaced people have been poisoned after eating foods distributed by an organization in the

Iraqi PM Says Offensive To Liberate Hawija, Tal Afar Imminent

Iraqi PM Says Offensive To Liberate Hawija, Tal Afar Imminent

 Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi on Saturday (June 10) called

Iraqi VP Says Now Not Time For Kurds To Hold Referendum

Iraqi VP Says Now Not Time For Kurds To Hold Referendum

The Vice President of Iraq said now is not the time for the Kurdistan Region to hold a referendum, which has been set

Iraqi Forces Oust Isis From Zanjili In Western Mosul

Iraqi Forces Oust Isis From Zanjili In Western Mosul

 Iraqi forces on Saturday (June 10) regained Zanjili district

Two Blasts Kill At Least 29 In Karbala, Babil

Two Blasts Kill At Least 29 In Karbala, Babil

 At least 29 people were killed on Friday (June 9) following two

University Of Mosul Resumes Classes Despite Difficulties

University Of Mosul Resumes Classes Despite Difficulties

The University of Mosul resumed class in difficult conditions recently

Joint Ops Command Says Military Plan To Liberate Hawija Completed

Joint Ops Command Says Military Plan To Liberate Hawija Completed

 The Iraqi Joint Operations Command has announced the military plan

Masoud Barzani Condemns Tehran Attacks, Says ‘Terrorism’ Common Enemy

Masoud Barzani Condemns Tehran Attacks, Says ‘Terrorism’ Common Enemy

 Masoud Barzani condemned on Wednesday (June 7) the attacks in

Iraqi Army Makes Tentative Advance Through Mosul

Iraqi Army Makes Tentative Advance Through Mosul

 Iraqi forces have made tentative advances on the last Islamic

Abadi: Iraq Not Taking Sides In Dispute Between Saudi, Gulf States And Qatar

Abadi: Iraq Not Taking Sides In Dispute Between Saudi, Gulf States And Qatar

 Iraq is not taking sides in the dispute that pits Saudi Arabia and

Official: Retaking Of Al-Nuri Mosque Indicates Mosul To Be Liberated Soon

Official: Retaking Of Al-Nuri Mosque Indicates Mosul To Be Liberated Soon

The battle to recapture Mosul is going on smoothly and the city is to be

UN: Lives Of 100,000 Children Remain At Extreme Risk In Western Mosul

UN: Lives Of 100,000 Children Remain At Extreme Risk In Western Mosul

 The United Nations has said the lives of an estimated 100,000

Iraqi Forces Push Inside Mosul's Isis-Held Zanjili District

Iraqi Forces Push Inside Mosul's Isis-Held Zanjili District

 Iraqi federal police forces pushed further into Mosul's

Hashid Al-Shaabi Announce Liberation Of Baaj From Isis

Hashid Al-Shaabi Announce Liberation Of Baaj From Isis

The Shia paramilitary forces, known as Hashid al-Shaabi, announced on

U.N. Ambassador Nadia Murad Makes Emotional Return To Her Village

U.N. Ambassador Nadia Murad Makes Emotional Return To Her Village

U.N. Goodwill Ambassador for the Dignity of Survivors of Human

Iraqi Forces Fight Islamic State In Western Mosul

Iraqi Forces Fight Islamic State In Western Mosul

 Iraq's Rapid Response force engaged in fierce fighting with

Iraqi Forces Push Towards Mosul's Old City

Iraqi Forces Push Towards Mosul's Old City

 Iraqi federal police forces pushed further into Mosul's

Besieging Old City Main Target For Liberation Of Mosul, Official Says

Besieging Old City Main Target For Liberation Of Mosul, Official Says

 The main objective for the Iraqi army is to besiege Mosul's

Eiffel Tower Goes Dark In Honor Of Baghdad Bomb Victims

Eiffel Tower Goes Dark In Honor Of Baghdad Bomb Victims

Lights were switched off at Paris' Eiffel Tower just before midnight (2200GMT) on Tuesday (May 30) in honor of

Car Bomb Kills At Least 10 At Baghdad Ice Cream Parlor

Car Bomb Kills At Least 10 At Baghdad Ice Cream Parlor

 At least 10 people were reported to have been killed when a car

Car Bomb Kills At Least Seven In Central Baghdad

Car Bomb Kills At Least Seven In Central Baghdad

 A car bomb killed at least seven people and wounded 38 near a government office in the district of Karkh in

Abadi Calls On Neighboring Countries To Respect Iraq’s Sovereignty

Abadi Calls On Neighboring Countries To Respect Iraq’s Sovereignty

Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi has called on neighboring countries to respect the sovereignty of Iraq and to

Iraqi Army Launches Fresh Offensive To Secure Isis-Held Areas In Mosul

Iraqi Army Launches Fresh Offensive To Secure Isis-Held Areas In Mosul

 Iraqi forces began on Saturday (May 27) a fresh offensive to

NATO Secretary Says Alliance Is To Join Anti-Isis Coalition

NATO Secretary Says Alliance Is To Join Anti-Isis Coalition

 NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg said on Thursday (May 25)

U.S. Admits $1 Billion Black Hole Over Arms Transfers To Iraq

U.S. Admits $1 Billion Black Hole Over Arms Transfers To Iraq

 A new declassified U.S. Department of Defense audit has revealed that the U.S. Army has admitted to failing to

Iraqi President Arrives In Jordan For World Economic Forum

Iraqi President Arrives In Jordan For World Economic Forum

Iraqi President Fuad Masoum arrived in Jordan on the official invitation

Abadi Says Operation To Liberate Hawija Begins In Near Future

Abadi Says Operation To Liberate Hawija Begins In Near Future

 Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi said the offensive to

Isis On The 'Brink Of Defeat' In Mosul, Military Official Says

Isis On The 'Brink Of Defeat' In Mosul, Military Official Says

Iraqi forces have dislodged Islamic State (ISIS) from all but 12 square kilometers (7.5 miles) of Mosul, a military

Iraqi Forces Continue Advance On Isis Enclave In Mosul

Iraqi Forces Continue Advance On Isis Enclave In Mosul

 U.S.-backed Iraqi forces advanced into neighborhoods under the