'Tal Afar city is about to fall completely into the hands of our forces, only five percent remains' under IS control, said Iraqi army.
27 Aug 2017 9:45 AM
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
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
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
The government-sanctioned groups became known as the Popular Mobilization Forces, known as Hashed al-Shaabi in Arabic.
24 Jul 2017 5:54 PM
But before this can happen, the chaotic mess caused by the conflict that devastated Mosul must be cleared away.
19 Jul 2017 1:07 PM
The official said that Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi was alive and located in southern Syria in the city of Raqqa.
17 Jul 2017 2:19 PM
The video also showed that the troops fired shots at motionless body which was earlier thrown by the troops.
14 Jul 2017 8:30 PM
Army choppers strafed the Old City and blasts sent plumes of smoke into the air, though it was unclear if they were bombs.
13 Jul 2017 10:40 AM
US Department of Defense said the Counterterrorism Service, which has spearheaded the fight in Mosul, had suffered 40 percent losses.
10 Jul 2017 2:14 PM
The battle has left large parts of Mosul in ruins, killed thousands of civilians and displaced nearly 1 million people.
09 Jul 2017 7:40 PM
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
The mosque's destruction came three days after government forces launched an assault on the Old City.
29 Jun 2017 5:36 PM
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
A second bomber managed to enter a shopping arcade and blew himself up among civilians, killing at least 2 and wounding 9, police said.
24 Jun 2017 2:01 PM
US-led coalition condemned the destruction as a crime against 'the people of Mosul and all of Iraq'..
22 Jun 2017 8:25 AM
The camp southeast of Mosul, where Iraqi forces are deep into the eighth month of a massive operation against the ISIS terrorist group.
11 Jun 2017 12:19 PM
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
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
The soldier was able to find his way to the front in 24 hours after his arm was shot with shrapnel from the explosion.
30 May 2017 4:20 PM