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Iraq: Toll rises to 74, including 7 Iranians, in gun, car bomb attacks claimed by ISIS

Rescue workers of security forces placed bodies in ambulances and cleared away rubble and the carcasses of burnt-out cars from the site.

15 Sep 2017 10:46 AM

ISIS militants trapped in Iraq-Syria military wise: Jim Mattis

Mattis arrived in the Iraqi capital on an unannounced visit just after Trump made a fresh approach to the stalemated war in Afghanistan.

22 Aug 2017 1:47 PM

In bid to distance Iran, Saudi strengthen ties with Iraq

Sadr's rare visit to Saudi Arabia came at the invitation of Riyadh, which played up his meeting with Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman.

22 Aug 2017 1:09 PM

Alomst after 27 years, Saudi Arabia, Iraq look to reopen border

Riyadh and Baghdad reached a deal 'to renovate the Arar border post and fully open it for trade and passage for visitors'.

17 Aug 2017 12:16 PM

Suicide bomber attacks displaced Iraqis camp, 14 killed

Iraqi forces retook the cities of Ramadi and Fallujah from ISIS, but the jihadists still hold areas in western Anbar.

03 Jul 2017 9:10 AM

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Iraq: ISIS starves Yazidi sex slave for 3 days, deceives her to eat 1-yr-old son

The lawmaker broke down live while recollecting the ghastly, unfortunate incident following which the interview was stopped for minutes.

28 Jun 2017 9:26 PM

ISIS destroys 800-yr-old Mosul mosque where al-Baghdadi became 'caliph'

US-led coalition condemned the destruction as a crime against 'the people of Mosul and all of Iraq'..

22 Jun 2017 8:25 AM

Woman detonates hidden bomb in Iraq market; 31 dead, 35 hurt

ISIS claimed the attack in the town of Musayab, south of Baghdad, in a statement on its Amaq news agency.

09 Jun 2017 3:37 PM

Baghdad: 27 killed, over 100 wounded in 2 bombings; ISIS claims first attack

In the second attack, a car bomb exploded near one of the capital's main bridges this morning, killing 11, the officials said.

30 May 2017 4:52 PM

27 killed, 100 wounded in 2 bomb attacks in Baghdad

The ISIS claimed responsibility for the first attack but the second attack is still unclaimed.

30 May 2017 7:47 AM

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Iraq forces recapture 90 per cent of west Mosul from Islamic State

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

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

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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

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

Iraq: Remains of hundreds executed by ISIS found at Badush prison

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

US 'not in Iraq to seize anybody's oil': Mattis

, 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

ISIS bleeding money, its 'business model' in free fall

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

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