Military Strikes Continue Against ISIL in Syria, Iraq
Department of Defense
SOUTHWEST ASIA, June 12, 2016 — U.S. and coalition military forces continued to attack Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant terrorists in Iraq and Syria yesterday, Combined Joint Task Force Operation Inherent Resolve officials reported today ...
Pentagon says 19 strikes hit Syria, Iraq on Thursday
Coalition conducts 16 strikes against IS in Syria, 20 in Iraq
Middle East IS loses 70 percent territory in Iraq and Syria
Voice of America
New Civilian Corridor Allows 4000 to Flee Iraq's Fallujah
Voice of America
June 12, 2016 6:07 PM. An Iraqi general said troops seeking to recapture the Islamic State stronghold of Fallujah have opened a safe corridor that humanitarian workers say has allowed about 4,000 residents to flee the embattled city in the past day.
Iraq army secures 'relatively safe' exit route out of Fallujah
Safe corridor allows 4000 to flee Iraq's Fallujah
Thousands flee Falluja using first safe exit route secured by Iraqi army
'Out of Iraq': How Two Men Found Love in the Midst of War
Their unlikely love story is the subject of a new documentary, "Out of Iraq," which was screened at the United Nations on Thursday and will premiere on Logo Monday night. The film follows their journey from their first encounter on a battlefield in ...
FM Jaafari: Iraq needs Iran, Soleimani in fighting Daesh
Iraqi Foreign Minister Ibrahim al-Jaafari says his country needs Iran's assistance in fighting terrorists, dismissing US questions about Tehran's role in the Arab country. Jaafari told Lebanon's al-Mayadeen television in an exclusive interview aired on ...
Opec's Biggest Quota Threat Is Iraq, Not Iran
Hellenic Shipping News Worldwide
Actually, it's smaller neighbour Iraq that could wind up being the bigger problem. Over the last two years cartel discipline amongst the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries has gone out the window, as producers scramble to produce more ...
Plot to prosecute Blair for Iraq deepens Labour rift
Labour infighting is intensifying before publication of the report into the decision to join the Iraq war. It will be published at the start of next month. Asked whether the Labour leadership would call for Mr Blair to face prosecution as a war ...
What Blair accidentally revealed about Iraq during his criticism of Jeremy Corbyn was very interesting indeed
Patrick Cockburn: Blair's Iraq revelation
Having British troops in Syria proves that the lessons of Iraq have not been learnt
Residents Return to Iraq's Ar-Rutbah in Western Anbar Province
It was one of the first towns captured by the Daesh terror group in Iraq in mid-2014. "Some 70 percent of Ar-Rutbah residents have returned to their homes. The life – markets, shops – is getting back on track," town mayor Emad Dulaimi told the Al ...
Bombings kill at least 28 in Iraq's Baghdad
In an online statement, the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) group claimed responsibility for the attack on the commercial street. No one has claimed responsibility for the other attack, which comes as Iraqi forces are trying to dislodge ...
Islamic State Claims Deadly Car Bombing in Iraq
ISIS claims deadly attack on army checkpoint
Rare deadly ISIS bombing in Iraq's Karbala
Thousands escape ISIL in Iraq and Syria
BAGHDAD // A secure corridor established by the Iraqi army has allowed 4,000 civilians safe passage out of the extremist-held city of Fallujah in 24 hours. Hundreds of civilians on Sunday also escaped from Manbij, an ISIL stronghold in northern Syria ...
Iraq's army storm Fallujah's major neighborhood, kills 42 from IS
ISIL attack on army barracks near Fallujah kills dozens
MuslimVillage.com (press release) (blog)
Libyan forces taking back ISIS stronghold
As Geoff Porter, an expert in Libya and president of North Africa Risk Consulting, puts it: "The Islamic State in Libya does not have to be a replica of the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria to be dangerous and disruptive for Libya and it neighbors." ...
Situation Report: ISIS being beaten back in Iraq and Libya
Libyan forces take back Daesh base outside Iraq-Syria