British suicide bomber in Iraq had won compensation for Guantanamo stay
Reuters - 2017-02-22 13:25
LONDON/CAIRO (Reuters) - An Islamic State suicide bomber from Britain who blew himself up in an attack on Iraqi forces this week had been given compensation for his detention in the Guantanamo Bay military prison, Western security sources said on Wednesda ...
Families flee as Iraqi forces advance towards Mosul airport
NRT - 2017-02-22 13:01
Iraqi forces brace for surge of families fleeing west Mosul
Rûdaw - 2017-02-22 11:46
ISIS executed 40 people this week who tried to flee ...
Western Mosul Operational Update – 19th February
The Global Coalition - 2017-02-21 23:06
Western Mosul Operational Update as of close Sunday Feb 19th – courtesy of the War Media Cell of the Iraqi Armed Forces 1. Federal Police and Emergency Response Division Axis: Units were able to liberate the villages of Lazaka, Karama, Albu Jawari, Jamas ...
Iraqi forces reach vicinity of Mosul airport - military
NRT - 2017-02-21 19:22
Iraqi forces consolidate their position in preparation for Mosul airport offensive
Rûdaw - 2017-02-21 18:19
ISIS used a combination of sniper fire and suicide bombers to try and stop the advance ...
Iraqi forces fighting Islamic State set to storm airport, clear way to western Mosul
Reuters - 2017-02-21 17:01
SOUTH OF MOSUL, Iraq, BAGHDAD (Reuters) - U.S.-backed Iraqi forces closing in on the Islamic State-held western half of Mosul prepared on Tuesday to storm the airport and a nearby military base on its southern outskirts to create a bridgehead for a thrust ...
Kirkuk Asayish Arrests IS Terrorist, Former Iraqi Soldier
BAS News - 2017-02-21 15:47
He was trying to enter central Kirkuk KIRKUK — Security Forces of Kirkuk province released a statement, announcing the arrest of a "terrorist" of the Islamic State (IS) in the city. Relying on precise intelligence, "our forces managed to arrest an IS ter ...
Iraqi forces 2km from Mosul airport
Rûdaw - 2017-02-21 13:52
Iraqi Air Forces intensively shell ISIS targets in Mosul Airport
Waar Media - 2017-02-21 12:45
WAAR-DUHOK: Iraqi Air Forces on Tuesday carried out intensive shelling on ISIS sites in Mosul International Airport in western the city. In statements on Tuesday, Iraqi Captain Mosaeb Hamid al-Noamani said Iraqi F-16 warplanes carried out at dawn Tuesday ...
Iraqi forces reach vicinity of Mosul airport
Reuters - 2017-02-21 00:54
BAGHDAD (Reuters) - U.S.-backed Iraqi forces reached the vicinity of Mosul airport on Monday after dislodging Islamic State fighters from a nearby hill, the Iraqi military said in a statement. ...
Two days into Phase 3: Iraqi forces ready to retake airport, perimeter of west Mosul
Rûdaw - 2017-02-20 21:38
the initial mission for the Iraqi forces has concluded, paving the way for the next page ...
ISF Retakes Strategic Villages South Of Mosul
BAS News - 2017-02-20 21:24
MOSUL — The Iraqi Security Forces (ISF) recaptured three strategically important villages south of the city of Mosul as part of the ongoing offensive against the Islamic State (IS) in Western Mosul, an Iraqi army source said. The representative of the Ir ...
Iraqi forces take key village south of Mosul airport
Rûdaw - 2017-02-20 15:56
ISIS militants can be seen fleeing on motorcycles ...
Iraqi forces enter last village, advance towards Mosul airport
NRT - 2017-02-20 15:33
Iraqi forces battle their way toward Mosul airport
NRT - 2017-02-20 11:58
Iraqi forces will face ISIS suicide bombers, IEDs as they target Mosul airport
Rûdaw - 2017-02-20 11:38
some 25,000 children and 14,000 elderly in Mosul have starved to death ...
Iraqi forces battle their way toward Mosul airport
Reuters - 2017-02-20 09:23
SOUTH OF MOSUL/BAGHDAD, Iraq (Reuters) - U.S.-backed Iraqi forces fought Islamic State fighters on Monday to clear the way to Mosul's airport, on the second day of a ground offensive on the jihadists' remaining stronghold in the western side of the city. ...
Iraqi forces face army of 1800 ISIS militants, 200 suicide bombers in West Mosul
Rûdaw - 2017-02-19 22:54
The real fight will begin when Iraqi forces reach the edges of western districts of Mosul ...
Peshmerga Not Part of Western Mosul Operation: Official
BAS News - 2017-02-19 17:00
The Kurdish forces will be staying on their current position with no advancement ERBIL — Kurdish Peshmerga forces are not taking part in the new military offensive by the Iraqi army aiming at the liberation of western Mosul, said a Kurdish official. “Pes ...
[Video] Iraqi forces engage in fierce clashes with ISIS in offensive for western Mosul
NRT - 2017-02-19 13:47
Iraqi forces advance towards Mosul airport
NRT - 2017-02-19 13:47
Iraqi forces secure two villages, power plant in western Mosul
NRT - 2017-02-19 10:19
Iraqi military says advancing toward west Mosul from the south
Reuters - 2017-02-19 09:39
BAGHDAD (Reuters) - Iraqi forces captured several villages on Sunday, as they advanced from the south toward the western side of Mosul that is still under control of Islamic State, Iraqi military said. ...
Iraqi Forces Begin Battle to Free Western Mosul from ISIS
Waar Media - 2017-02-19 09:23
WAAR-DUHOK: Iraqi government forces have launched an offensive to liberate the western part of the city of Mosul from ISIS. Iraq has launched an operation to regain control of western Mosul from ISIS militants, Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi said Sunday. ...
US Special Forces Arrive at Southwestern Mosul to Set Up Base
Waar Media - 2017-02-19 09:23
WAAR-DUHOK: US Special Forces have arrived at southwestern Mosul to set up a base outside the town of Hamam al-Alil. The base is likely to be established in the grounds of outside the town of Hamam al-Alil to help the Iraqi army in the operation to retak ...
ISIS Sites Near Mosul Airport Come Under Intensive Shelling
Waar Media - 2017-02-19 09:23
WAAR-DUHOK: ISIS positions in the vicinity of Mosul airport have come under intensive shelling, Iraqi security forces told press. The bombardment included Albu Sayf area, al- Ghezlani camp and an ISIS blockade near Baghdad Dora neighborhood in Mosul, the ...
Iraqi forces advance on strategic area south of Mosul
NRT - 2017-02-19 08:15
EPP Head Stresses Need of KRG-EP Ties
BAS News - 2017-02-18 22:13
German support to Iraqi and Peshmerga forces has led to significant results MUNICH — German MEP Manfred Weber, Head of the European People's Party (EPP) grouping in the EU Parliament, met with the Kurdistan Region President Masoud Barzani in the margins ...
Thousands More Iraqi Troops Join Mosul Assault after Training
BAS News - 2017-02-18 19:15
ERBIL — Approximately 5,000 Iraqi Security Forces have completed their coalition training and will proceed to assist as hold forces in eastern Mosul, thereafter taking part in the fight against the Islamic State (IS) in western Mosul, reported the US Dep ...
ISIS Member: Killed More than 500 Civilian
Waar Media - 2017-02-18 13:45
WAAR-DUHOK: An Iraqi ISIS member has killed more than 500 civilian including children and women, and raped more than 200 girls, since he joined Islamic State (ISIS) in 2013. Amar Hussein, is one of ISIS member who captured by Peshmerga forces in Kirkuk ci ...
IS Captive Says He Has Raped 200 Women and Killed 500 People
BAS News - 2017-02-18 11:52
He was captured by the Kurdish Counter-terrorism forces during Kirkuk attack ERBIL — The Islamic State (IS) militant Ammar Hussein who is now a captive in Sulaymaniyah province confessed that he has raped more than 200 women from Iraqi minorities particu ...
EU Calls On Iraq to Put Mosul Civilians Safety First
BAS News - 2017-02-17 22:03
LEEDS — The European Union (EU) on Friday called on the Iraqi authorities and military forces to put the protection of local civilians at the core of their military tactics in the city of Mosul. The EU Commissioner for Humanitarian Aid, Christos Styliani ...
Fearing Revolt, IS Bans Friday Prayer in Tel Afar
BAS News - 2017-02-17 17:51
The decision was made after IS lost seven local leaders in the district ERBIL — After seven Islamic State (IS) local leaders were killed in confrontations with Iraqi forces in Tel Afar district of Nineveh province, the extremist organization banned Frida ...
Islamic State readies for close combat in alleyways of west Mosul
Reuters - 2017-02-17 15:27
BAGHDAD (Reuters) - Islamic State militants are developing a network of passageways and tunnels in the narrow alleys of west Mosul that will enable them to hide and fight among the civilian population when Iraqi forces launch an attack that is expected an ...
Update on Canada’s engagement in Iraq and the region
The Global Coalition - 2017-02-16 12:31
The liberation of East Mosul, formally announced by Prime Minister al-Abadi of Iraq on January 24th, is a significant achievement for the Government of Iraq and the Iraqi security forces. While it represents a momentous step towards defeating Daesh, much ...
Reports of Arbitrary Detentions of Civilians in Liberated East Mosul: MP
BAS News - 2017-02-16 00:05
MOSUL — Some of the Iraqi security forces are arbitrarily arresting civilians in the liberated areas of eastern Mosul without legitimate reason, said a member of the Iraqi parliament. In a statement released on Wednesday, MP Farah Siraj said he has recei ...
IS Militants Drown 13 Iraqi Civilians in Central Mosul
BAS News - 2017-02-15 22:34
LEEDS — Islamic State (IS) militants drowned 13 Iraqi civilians in central Mosul over charges of "collaborating with the Iraqi Security Forces (ISF) and the Kurdish Peshmerga Forces," a source told al-Sumaria News on Wednesday. According to the source wh ...
[Video] NATO begins training Iraqi forces in the country, Secretary General says
NRT - 2017-02-15 19:54
NATO begins training Iraqi forces in the country, Secretary General says (video)
NRT - 2017-02-15 18:58
MOSUL: 14-years-old Suicide Bomber Captured in Time
BAS News - 2017-02-15 18:49
His attack in western Mosul was successfully foiled MOSUL — Iraqi security forces on Wednesday foiled a terrorist attack in a newly-liberated district of eastern Mosul after capturing an Islamic State (IS) suicide bomber. A local source confirmed to BasN ...
U.N. aid to Mosul paused on security concerns, to resume soon
Reuters - 2017-02-15 17:18
ERBIL, Iraq (Reuters) - Security concerns forced the United Nations to pause its aid operations this week in east Mosul, which Iraqi forces recaptured from Islamic State last month, but they will resume soon, a U.N. humanitarian official said on Wednesday ...
Iraqi Parliament Speaker Calls for Protection of Judicial Authorities
BAS News - 2017-02-13 20:51
Unauthorized people must be disarmed, said al-Jabouri BAGHDAD — Iraqi Parliament Speaker Salim al-Jabouri on Monday urged the government and security forces to protect the judicial authorities against violent actions. In a press conference in Baghdad, Ja ...
Iraqi forces detain suspected ISIS sleeper cells in eastern Mosul
NRT - 2017-02-13 16:57
Iraqi Forces, Preparation for Western Mosul Battle
Waar Media - 2017-02-13 15:11
WAAR-DUHOK: As Iraqi forces prepare to launch the military operation to retake the western part of Mosul from the Islamic State (ISIS), photos on social media circulated Monday showing military trucks transporting floating bridges to the city. The post I ...
Nouri Al-Maliki Behind Violence of Baghdad Protests: MP
BAS News - 2017-02-13 10:12
Protesters demand changes in the electoral commission, a move opposed by Maliki BAGHDAD — Nouri al-Maliki, Iraqi former PM and current VP, is suspected to be behind the violence that erupted between the protesters and the security forces during Saturday' ...
Iraqi forces ready to launch offensive to liberate western Mosul, says commander
NRT - 2017-02-12 17:07
At least five protesters killed in Saturday's demos in Baghdad: interior ministry
Reuters - 2017-02-12 11:49
BAGHDAD (Reuters) - At least five protesters loyal to Shi'ite cleric Moqtada al-Sadr were killed, and 174 others wounded, in clashes that happened Saturday with Iraqi security forces in downtown Baghdad, according to an updated toll by the interior minist ...
Four protesters Killed by Iraqi forces at Tahrir Square
Waar Media - 2017-02-11 13:53
WAAR-DUHOK: Four protesters were killed on Saturday when Iraqi security forces opened fire on protesters at Tahrir Square in central Baghdad. Thousands of the Sadr Movement supporters have flocked on Saturday to Tahrir Square in central Baghdad, demandin ...
Two IS Suicide Attacks Target Iraqi Troops in East Mosul
BAS News - 2017-02-10 17:46
The offensives were carried out through a car bomb and a suicide bomber MOSUL — Two terrorist attacks targeting Iraqi security forces in eastern part of Mosul resulted in the death of nine people. Kurdish counter-terrorism stated two separate suicide att ...
Iraqi Hizbollah Secretary General Killed in Basrah
BAS News - 2017-02-09 11:35
He was assassinated by unknown gunmen ERBIL — The Secretary General of the Iraqi Hizbollah militia was assasinated by unknown gunmen in Basrah last night. Local security forces in Basrah province, south of Baghdad, reported Basim al-Safi died on Wednesda ...
Iraqi Forces Repel IS Attack in Salahaddin Province
BAS News - 2017-02-09 00:46
LEEDS — Iraqi security forces (ISF) have managed to repel an attack by the Islamic State (IS) militants in the province of Salahaddin on Wednesday. The attack occurred in midnight on Wednesday after dozens of IS extremists managed to spar heavy clashes, ...
High absenteeism in Iraqi parliament, MPs complain
Rûdaw - 2017-02-08 22:11
MPs are permitted to miss sessions if serving with Hashd al-Shaabi forces ...
ISF Kills 26 IS Militants, Destroys Drones
BAS News - 2017-02-08 21:50
LEEDS — Twenty-six Islamic State militants have reportedly been killed in different parts of Mosul by the Iraqi Security Forces (ISF), while targeting drones guided by the IS terrorists, Iraqi army officials said on Wednesday. Adel al-Jubouri, a commande ...
IS Burns 10 Civilians to Death
BAS News - 2017-02-08 21:09
The extremist group has also executed seven of its own militants MOSUL — Islamic State (IS) on Wednesday burned 10 civilians to death in Mosul after accusing them of cooperating with the Iraqi government forces. Iraqi officer Khalid Jwari told reporters ...
At least 40 IS Militants Killed near Tel Afar
BAS News - 2017-02-08 20:18
IS attack on Hashd al-Shaabi thwarted ERBIL — Iraqi army, pro-government forces and the US-led coalition jets killed at least 40 Islamic State (IS) militants on Wednesday during confrontations in and around Mosul, north of the country. Naif Subedi, an Ir ...
Offensive for west Mosul will begin soon, says Iraqi army chief
Rûdaw - 2017-02-08 18:50
"the Iraqi army, federal police and counter-terrorism forces are set to conduct the operation." ...
Abadi: Peshmerga will withdraw to bases before Mosul operation
Waar Media - 2017-02-08 14:05
WAAR-DUHOK: Speaking to FRANCE 24 in the Iraqi capital of Baghdad, Abadi said according to our agreement with KRG officials, peshmerga forces are going to withdraw from areas which controlled by them to those own bases befor Mosul operation. and related ...
Security Measures Tightened in Baghdad After US Warning
BAS News - 2017-02-08 00:51
BAGHDAD — Iraqi security forces have boosted security measures in the capital city following Monday’s warning by the US embassy over possible terrorist attacks in the city. Places frequented by foreign diplomatic missions and bodies in the Iraqi capital ...
No coordination between Peshmerga, Hashid al-Shaabi forces: official
KurdPress - 2017-02-07 12:27
The secretary general of the Kurdish forces of Peshmerga stated that there is no coordination between the Kurdish forces and the forces of Hashid al-Shaabi to liberate the Iraqi northern city of Tel Affar in Nainawa province. ...
Canada to arm Iraqi Kurdish forces fighting IS
KurdPress - 2017-02-07 07:33
The Canadian Defense Ministry says it has received official approval from Iraqi authorities to supply Kurdish Peshmerga forces with light weapons, communication tools, defense equipment and medicine to help them fight Islamic State terrorists in Iraq. ...
Iraqi forces use ISIS corpses to wage psychological warfare
NRT - 2017-02-06 21:08
Documents of Car Brands Used by IS Discovered in Mosul
BAS News - 2017-02-06 20:18
Most of the vehicles have been forcibly taken from civilians MOSUL — A number of documents of the vehicles used by the Islamic State (IS) militants have been found by the Iraqi forces in a house in the province of Nineveh just outside the city of Mosul. ...
Iraqi forces wage psychological war with jihadist corpses
Reuters - 2017-02-06 16:28
MOSUL, Iraq (Reuters) - The flyblown corpses of Islamic State militants have been rotting along a main street in north Mosul for two weeks, a health risk for passersby. Suicide bombers' belts beside the fighters can still explode, killing anyone nearby. ...
Rojava Asayish Admits Presence of Iraqi Militia in Qamishlo
BAS News - 2017-02-06 14:08
The security forces have detained a number of militiamen QAMISHLO — The Kurdish Security forces (Asayish) in Qamishlo of Jazira canton admits that the Iraqi Shi'ite Hashd al-Shaabi militiamen are present in the areas of Qamishlo which are under the Syria ...
NATO Provides Iraqi Troops with Counter-IED Training
BAS News - 2017-02-06 09:29
The effort is aimed at strengthening Iraq's ability to fight IS ERBIL — The North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) launched a new training programme in Iraq on Sunday, 5th of February 2017, to help the Iraqi security forces counter the Improvised Expl ...
ISF Discover Another IS Tunnel in Hamrin Lake
BAS News - 2017-02-05 23:41
LEEDS — Iraqi Security Forces (ISF) have discovered an underground tunnel and four premises used by the Islamic State (IS) including their headquarters in Hamrin Lake, northeast of Baqubah, an official said on Sunday. The Head of the Muqdadiyah District ...
Iraqi MPs to Scrap IHAT Investigation Into Alleged Human Rights Violations
BAS News - 2017-02-05 19:12
LEEDS — Iraqi MPs are expected to call for the immediate scrapping of an investigation into allegations of abuse by British armed forces in Iraq. The Iraq Historic Allegations Team (IHAT) which was established in 2010 to probe claims about the British so ...
Four IS Women Arrested in East Mosul
BAS News - 2017-02-05 16:36
The security forces also dismantled four improvised explosive devices MOSUL — A source from the Iraqi counter-terrorism forces said on Sunday that the security forces have dismantled four improvised explosive devices during the ongoing combing operations ...
NATO to increase military activities in Iraq
KurdPress - 2017-02-05 14:08
The North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) announced on Saturday that it will start its training effort in Iraq on the 5th of February, aiming to increase the assistance provided to the Iraqi forces in the fight against the so-called Islamic State (IS) ...
NATO to begin training Iraqi forces inside the country on Sunday
NRT - 2017-02-05 09:18
Syria’s Raqqa operation will be doomed without Kurds: KRG envoy
E-Kurd - 2017-02-05 08:42
MOSCOW,— The operation to recapture the Syrian city of Raqqa from the Islamic State terror group will be doomed if the Kurdish forces lose the possibility to take part in it, the representative of the Iraqi Kurdistan Regional Government in Russia, Aso Ja ...
NATO Increases Military Efforts in Iraq
BAS News - 2017-02-05 00:19
LEEDS — The North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) announced on Saturday that it will start its training effort in Iraq on the 5th of February, aiming to increase the assistance provided to the Iraqi forces in the fight against the so-called Islamic S ...
Qayara Oil Wells' Fire Uncontrolled for Five Months
BAS News - 2017-02-04 16:57
Iraqi emergency forces endeavor to extinguish the fire ERBIL — Out of the eight oil wells in Qayara, southeast of Mosul, four are still burning from a fire set by the Islamic State (IS) militants and this will only affect Iraq's economy negatively, said ...
Raqqa operation doomed without Kurds: KRG envoy
KurdPress - 2017-02-04 15:26
The operation to recapture the Syrian city of Raqqa from the Islamic State (IS) terror group will be doomed if the Kurdish forces lose the possibility to take part in it, the representative of the Iraqi Kurdistan Regional Government in Russia, Aso Jangi T ...
39 IS Militants Arrested in Mosul
BAS News - 2017-02-04 15:04
The Iraqi security forces have begun a combing operation in the liberated part of the city MOSUL — The Iraqi Counter-terrorism forces managed to capture 39 Islamic State (IS) militants in the eastern part of Mosul during a combing operation on Saturday.M ...
Hashid al-Shaabi asks Baghdad to expel PKK out of Iraq
KurdPress - 2017-02-04 08:21
The spokesman for the Iraqi Shiite forces of Hashid al-Shaabi asked the central government in Baghdad to expel the Kurdish forces of Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) from Iraq. ...
Islamic State turns to drones to direct suicide car bombers in Iraq
E-Kurd - 2017-02-03 14:08
MOSUL,— Faced with a diminishing number of fighters, the Islamic State group is relying on retrofitted commercial drones to guide suicide car bombers to their targets and to launch small-scale airstrikes on Iraqi forces. The extremist group is spending f ...
Kurdish animal rights group feeds Mosul zoo animals starved for a month
E-Kurd - 2017-02-03 14:08
MOSUL,— A bear paced around its filthy cage next to a lion with hunger in its eyes. They are the only animals left in a destroyed zoo in Mosul on Thursday, a city shattered by fighting between Iraqi forces and Islamic State. When military advances began ...
IS Third Senior Official Killed near Tel Afar
BAS News - 2017-02-02 20:49
Shi'ite forces also took control over some areas near Tel Afar ERBIL — Third top official of the Islamic State (IS) organization, Abubakir al-Khatuni, was killed on Thursday in the Iraqi forces' bombardments near the town of Tel Afar, west of Mosul. Iraq ...
Iraqi forces have secured 60 percent of Mosul, says Coalition
NRT - 2017-02-02 10:48
ISF Destroy IS Tunnels near Ramadi
BAS News - 2017-02-02 03:22
LEEDS — Iraqi Security Forces (ISF) have started to destroy the tunnels of the Islamic State (IS) in the area of Khalidiya, east of Ramadi, a source in the province of Anbar has revealed according to Al Sumaria News. According to the source who has spoke ...
$150,000 fake notes seized near Iraqi Kurdistan capital
E-Kurd - 2017-02-01 19:33
HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— Kurdish security forces seized around $150,000 counterfeit USD in Soran district, northeast of the capital of Iraq’s Kurdistan Region, Erbil, as an economic crisis continues to plight the region. Director of Soran ...
Iraqi Kurdistan News in brief – January 27, 2017
E-Kurd - 2017-02-01 19:33
Iraqi Kurdish forces say Islamic State routed from most areas, but still posing serious threat Erbil: Islamic State (IS) may have been routed from many of its previous territories including the eastern side of Mosul city, but it still poses a serious thr ...
Iraqi Shiite militias call shelling Peshmerga a ‘mistake’, launch investigation
E-Kurd - 2017-02-01 19:33
SINJAR, Northwest Iraq,— Iraqi Shiite Hashd al-Shaabi announced Friday morning that it has opened an investigation into what it described a “mistake”, in reference to an incident where its forces were reported to have shelled Peshmerga positions in Sinja ...
Iraqi Kurdistan News in brief – January 30, 2017
E-Kurd - 2017-02-01 19:33
Kurdish forces detain a perpetrator of 2015 blast near U.S. Consulate in Erbil Kurdistan Region’s Counter-Terrorism Directorate has said that security forces have detained one of the perpetrators of bomb attack near the U.S. Consulate-General in Erbil in ...
Iraqi Troops Begin Operations to Liberate West Mosul
BAS News - 2017-02-01 18:44
The federal police and counter-terrorism forces have begun pushing towards western part of Mosul MOSUL — After reclaiming full control of the eastern part of Mosul, Iraqi Counter-terrorism forces started on Wednesday a push towards the western part of th ...
17 IS Militants Killed in an Airstrike in Tigris River
BAS News - 2017-01-31 19:52
LEEDS — Iraqi Air Forces have managed to strike six boats and three ferries, belonging to the Islamic State (IS) in Badush area of northern Mosul, military intelligence directorate said in a statement released on Monday. The airstrike has hit the IS wate ...
Iraqi forces parade strength, raise giant flag in central Mosul
NRT - 2017-01-28 09:35
[Video] Iraqi forces target ISIS across Tigris as battle for west Mosul looms
NRT - 2017-01-27 14:07
Iraqi forces target ISIS across Tigris as battle for west Mosul looms
NRT - 2017-01-27 10:11
PHOTOS: Iraqi forces intercept giant ISIS car bomb in Mosul
Rûdaw - 2017-01-22 23:59
[Video] Iraqi forces maintain pressure on ISIS after taking eastern Mosul
NRT - 2017-01-22 18:40
Islamic State blows up hotel to prevent landing in west Mosul, witnesses say
Reuters - 2017-01-22 12:56
BAGHDAD (Reuters) - Islamic State detonated explosives in the largest hotel in western Mosul on Friday, in an attempt to destroy it and prevent Iraqi forces from using it as a landing spot or base in their offensive to capture the city, witnesses said on ...
Iraqi forces struggle to liberate key district in northern Mosul
Rûdaw - 2017-01-22 11:30
Fighting has been going on for the last three days. ...
Iraqi forces maintain pressure on ISIS militants after taking eastern Mosul
NRT - 2017-01-22 10:22
Iraqi forces battle Islamic State near Tigris river in Mosul
Kurdiu - 2017-01-22 03:10
Photos ... ISIS uses drones against Iraqi forces and peshmerga
Kurdiu - 2017-01-22 03:10
Iraqi forces fight to retake last remaining parts of eastern Mosul
NRT - 2017-01-20 16:25
Iraqi forces retake Christian town of Tel Kaif, northern Mosul
Kurdistan24 - 2017-01-20 08:06
Smokes rise from the retaken Christian town of Tel Kaif, northern Mosul, January 19, 2016. (Photo: Kurdistan24) ...