Iraq Says it Has 'Fully Liberated' Ninevah Province From ISIS Control
(BAGHDAD) — The northern town of Tal Afar has been "fully liberated" from the Islamic State group (ISIS), Iraq's prime minister said Thursday, further shrinking the territory controlled by the extremists who overran nearly a third of the country three ...
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New York Times
Even as Iraq's national television station broadcast the announcement of the liberation of Tal Afar, the plume of smoke from an airstrike could be seen in the area. And in Ayadiya, a nearby village where some Islamic State fighters put up a last stand ...
US lauds a "stunning victory" by Iraqi forces over ISIS
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UK sending dozens more troops to Iraq in fight against Isis
British troop numbers in Iraq are being bolstered as the fight to wipe out Isis in the country enters its final push, the Defence Secretary has announced. Some 44 Royal Engineers are being sent to Al Asad airbase in Anbar province, western Iraq, Sir ...
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Iraq memorial comes to Dover
Foster's Daily Democrat
Hanging in a stairwell window at Dover City Hall is a glass plaque with the names of fallen New Hampshire servicemen killed during the Iraq war, including that of Durham resident and U.S. Navy SEAL Nathan Hardy, who died in battle on Feb. 4, 2008.
Iraq: Humanitarian Dashboard (July 2017)
As of July, 148 humanitarian partners reached 5.5 million people in 857 geographical locations across Iraq, representing 89 per cent of the targeted population. Large-scale fighting in Mosul ended at the start of the month, but the needs of people ...
IS slides from defeat to defeat in Iraq
The News International
BAGHDAD: The Islamic State group's defeat in Nineveh province, once its stronghold in northern Iraq, was the latest in a long list of military setbacks for IS over the past two years. The group is also on the defensive in its other main stronghold of ...
Iraq's Sunni, Shiite leaders unite to condemn Kirkuk's referendu
The Man Raising an Army of Psychologists in Iraq
A year after helping more than 1,000 escaped ISIS captives resettle in Germany, Kurdish-German psychologist Jan Ilhan Kizilhan has returned to northern Iraq with a plan to save thousands of other psychologically scarred war victims left behind. With ...
Britain will send more troops to Iraq to bolster IS fight
Britain will send a small contingent of expert troops to Iraq to help coalition forces drive out Islamic State jihadists, Defence Minister Michael Fallon said Thursday. "We are stepping up our contribution to the fight against Daesh (IS) and fulfilling ...
Where does IS stand after Iraq, Syria losses?
The Islamic State group has suffered a string of defeats on the battlefield that have left its "caliphate" straddling Iraq and Syria in tatters, three years after it was declared. With Baghdad's announcement on Thursday that Niniveh province is back ...
Jordan, Iraq reopen border crossing, vital to trade
Iraq, Jordan say border crossing to reopen on Wednesday
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ISIL evacuation deal angers Iraq
Iraqis have denounced a Hezbollah and Syria-backed deal allowing fighters from the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL, also known as ISIS) group to evacuate a Syrian-Lebanese frontier region towards the Iraqi border. Hundreds of fighters ...
US coalition bombs road to block ISIS movement from Syria into Iraq
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