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Iraq

Iraqi police accuse ISIS of chemical weapons attack in Mosul

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

ISIS now controls less than 7 percent of country: Iraq army

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

2 killed in Iraqi helicopter shot down by ISIS in Mosul: military

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

31 dead in Iraq’s Tikrit ISIS suicide bombing

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

Second-in-command ISIS leader Ayad al-Jumaili killed in Iraqi airstrike

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

Man pushed from rooftop by ISIS militants, stoned to death for being gay

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

Iraq: School in Mosul used by ISIS becomes field hospital

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

Brought to Mosul by ISIS, Iraq’s displaced seek to return home

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

Iraq holds ISIS suspects in ill-kept facilities near Mosul: HRW

Security forces are searching for ISIS jihadists trying to sneak out of the city among civilians.

14 Mar 2017 3:11 PM

Iraqi forces recapture one-third of west Mosul

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