Mosul is split by the Tigris River, and its western side is referred to as the right bank, while the east is known as the left bank.
16 May 2017 7:05 PM
Iraq's Federal Police said it had made a new push against the ISIS holed up in the Old City.
17 Apr 2017 9:31 AM
Various members of the forces, Iraqi and foreign, battling the jihadists have disagreed in the past on control of territory figures.
11 Apr 2017 5:44 PM
It did not specify what type of helicopter was shot down, nor say whether it was hit by gunfire or a surface-to-air missile.
06 Apr 2017 8:25 PM
Police and army officers said that the attack, which began on Tuesday night, also wounded at least 42 people.
05 Apr 2017 3:50 PM
Iraqi forces, backed by a US-led coalition, have been battling since October to retake the city of Mosul.
02 Apr 2017 4:18 PM
This is not the first time the ISIS has indulged in carrying out such executions in the name of Islam.
30 Mar 2017 4:40 PM
Each day, the hospital looks after around 100 patients, both civilians and security personnel, often the victims of gunshot wounds.
27 Mar 2017 10:37 AM
Many Iraqis from around Mosul are unable to return because the militants rigged homes with explosives as they withdrew.
16 Mar 2017 12:34 PM
Security forces are searching for ISIS jihadists trying to sneak out of the city among civilians.
14 Mar 2017 3:11 PM
After recapturing east Mosul, Iraqi forces last month set their sites on the west, where hundreds of thousands of civilians remain trapped.
12 Mar 2017 7:31 PM
ISIS reportedly killed up to 600 people after seizing the jail in 2014, and held hundreds of women from Iraq's Yazidi minority.
11 Mar 2017 8:01 PM
There was no immediate claim of responsibility for the attack in Hajjaj, 20 km (14 miles) north of Tikrit.
09 Mar 2017 9:59 AM
, Mattis has also sought an exemption from Trump's travel ban for Iraqis who served with US troops, including translators.
20 Feb 2017 8:21 PM
The report found that Islamic State revenue has declined from up to $1.9 billion in 2014 to at most $870 million in 2016.
19 Feb 2017 1:03 PM
In Iraq's conservative society, the young woman cuts an unusual figure when she rides her red bicycle in the streets of the capital.
10 Feb 2017 9:45 AM
The witnesses said it was not immediately clear if the attack was carried out by the US-led coalition or Iraqi forces.
14 Jan 2017 3:06 PM
The warnings came in report released on environmental damages caused by oil fires intentionally started by retreating IS militants.
13 Jan 2017 1:28 PM
Islamic State targets crowded market ahead of New Year celebration
01 Jan 2017 6:34 AM
Backed by airstrikes, Iraqi special forces, army troops and federal police launched a push on five neighborhoods early Thursday.
29 Dec 2016 1:16 PM