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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) ...

Most ISIS commanders in Mosul already killed, Iraqi general says
NRT - 2017-01-19 19:38

Iraq counts on U.S. advisers, mostly out of sight, in war on Islamic State
Reuters - 2017-01-19 15:49
BARTELLA, Iraq (Reuters) - When Iraqi forces faced a fierce Islamic State counter-attack last month at a hospital in Mosul they had stormed without enough troops to hold it, U.S. advisers behind the front lines shepherded them to safety. ...

Iraq: Mosul Est non tutta ripresa a Isis
ANSA - 2017-01-19 15:01
Diversi quartieri rimangono nelle mani dell'Isis ...

Most Islamic State commanders in Mosul already killed, Iraqi general says
Reuters - 2017-01-19 14:43
MOSUL, Iraq (Reuters) - Most Islamic State (IS) commanders in Mosul have been killed in battles with Iraqi government forces that raged over the past three months in the eastern side of the city, an Iraqi general said on Thursday. ...

Kuwait medical aid for Mosul IDPs lands in Erbil
Rûdaw - 2017-01-19 11:58
10 tons of medicine was delivered to the KRG for Mosul IDPs ...

UPDATED: Iraqi forces enter Tel Kaif, north of Mosul
Rûdaw - 2017-01-19 11:58
They say they have taken control of 30 percent of the town ...

Will anything remain of Mosul’s Jewish history after ISIS?
Rûdaw - 2017-01-19 11:58
5 ancient synagogues in Mosul are in ruins, dumped with garbage ...

Iraq announce liberation of eastern Mosul
KurdPress - 2017-01-19 08:55
Iraqi Counter-Terrorism Forces have announced the complete liberation of eastern Mosul – the left bank of the Tigris River – from Islamic State (IS) on Wednesday, January 18. ...

Parigi: identificato kamikaze 13 novembre. A famiglia 5mila dollari e gregge pecore
ANSA - 2017-01-19 04:23
Si trattava, si apprende questa mattina, di un iracheno con falso passaporto siriano, proveniente da Mosul ...

Iraqis announce victory over ISIS in Eastern Mosul
ARA News - 2017-01-18 23:44
ARA News Erbil – On Wednesday, the Iraqi security forces announced the full liberation of Eastern Mosul from ISIS, despite ongoing clashes in the northeast of Mosul. Officials say the rest of Mosul can still take months to be liberated, as are still 3,000 ...

Iraq special forces chief says mission accomplished in east Mosul
Waar Media - 2017-01-18 20:12
Waar, Duhok: Elite Iraqi forces have driven Islamic State fighters from all districts of eastern Mosul they were tasked with recapturing, their commanding officer said on Wednesday, bringing almost all of the city’s eastern half under government control. ...

As caliphate crumbles, Islamic State lashes out in Iraq
Waar Media - 2017-01-18 20:12
Waar, Duhok: Two days after Iraqi forces launched a new push against Islamic State in Mosul, bomb blasts ripped through a marketplace in central Baghdad – the start of a spate of attacks that appear to signal a shift in tactics by the Islamist group. The ...

Esercito Iraq, abbiamo preso Mosul est
ANSA - 2017-01-18 19:44
Dopo averne scacciato i militanti dell'Isis ...

Iraqi forces announce control of eastern side of Mosul
Kurdistan24 - 2017-01-18 19:26
Iraq's elite counter-terrorism forces patrol outside the town of Bartella, Iraq, Oct. 22, 2016. (Photo: AP/Khalid Mohammed) ...

VIDEO: The ruined shrine of Prophet Jonah in Mosul
Kurdistan24 - 2017-01-18 19:26
The ruined shrine of Prophert Jonah in the center of Mosul, Iraq, Jan. 18, 2017. (Photo: Kurdistan24) ...

Iraqi forces prepare to fight ISIS in western Mosul after re-capturing eastern side
NRT - 2017-01-18 19:16

Next months critical in Iraq-Turkey relations on Bashiqa, says ambassador
Rûdaw - 2017-01-18 18:21
"1000s" of ISIS militants fled Mosul, Tel Afar to Turkey ...

Irakiska armén återtar hela östra Mosul | Nyheter | Expressen
Expressen - 2017-01-18 13:34

Iraqi counter-terror forces declare victory in E.Mosul, clashes in north ongoing
Rûdaw - 2017-01-18 13:23
'We are celebrating the victory and liberation today' ...

Iraqi troops advance in northeastern Mosul - military
Daily Mail - 2017-01-18 13:23
BAGHDAD, Jan 18 (Reuters) - Iraqi army units advanced further into northeastern Mosul on Wednesday, pushing back Islamic State as they fought for the few dis... ...

Iraqi Counter-Terrorism Forces announce liberation of eastern Mosul
NRT - 2017-01-18 13:11

Mosul battle: Iraqi army retakes city's east from IS
BBC - 2017-01-18 12:57
Iraq's counter-terror chief says the army now controls all of the eastern bank of the Tigris river. ...

As caliphate crumbles, Islamic State lashes out in Iraq
Reuters - 2017-01-18 12:53
BAGHDAD (Reuters) - Two days after Iraqi forces launched a new push against Islamic State in Mosul, bomb blasts ripped through a marketplace in central Baghdad - the start of a spate of attacks that appear to signal a shift in tactics by the Islamist grou ...

Iraqi troops advance in northeastern Mosul: military
Reuters - 2017-01-18 12:32
BAGHDAD (Reuters) - Iraqi army units advanced further into northeastern Mosul on Wednesday, pushing back Islamic State as they fought for the few districts still held by militants east of the Tigris river, a military statement said. ...

EXCLUSIVE: Iraqi Shiite soldiers boast of revenge killing ISIS in Mosul
Rûdaw - 2017-01-18 09:27
“He said ‘I will behead you like a sheep’, I told him 'Woe, woe betide you. We are Ali-Shiites' and I threw a grenade and killed him.” ...

Iraqi forces push ISIS further back in Mosul, says military
NRT - 2017-01-18 07:19

Sinjar to be cleared after Mosul offensive: envoy
KurdPress - 2017-01-18 06:04
Iraq’s ambassador to Ankara Hashim al-Allawi has stated that an operation will start after Mosul operation to liberate Sinjar, northern Iraq. ...

Iraq’s battle for Mosul made over 148,000 homeless
Orient News - 2017-01-18 02:08

Iraqi MP warns against attacks on Mosul dam
Kurdistan24 - 2017-01-17 23:52
A Peshmerga fighter looks out into the water flowing away from the Mosul Dam. (Photo: AFP) ...

ISIS drone attack injures two local journalists in Mosul
ARA News - 2017-01-17 23:33
ARA News Erbil – Two journalists on assignment for the U.S.-funded Arabic TV station Al-Hurra Iraq have been injured by an ISIS drone attack in eastern Mosul, showing the increased risks involved in covering Mosul. Al Hurra reporter Abdul Hamid Zebari, a ...

Coalition will support Peshmerga even after Mosul operation: Spokesperson
Kurdistan24 - 2017-01-17 21:44
US Army Colonel and Spokesperson for the Combined Joint Task Force – Operation Inherent Resolve (CJTFOIR) John L. Dorrian during a live broadcast interview with Kurdistan24. (Photo: Kurdistan24) ...

Iraqi forces push into ISIS-held pocket in Mosul
NRT - 2017-01-17 17:47

600 areas liberated since start of Mosul operation: Operation Command
Kurdistan24 - 2017-01-17 16:38
Peshmerga and Iraqi security forces gather in eastern Mosul during preparations to attack the city. (Photo: Reuters/Azad Lashkari) ...

Iraqi forces push into IS-held pocket in Mosul: military
Reuters - 2017-01-17 12:22
BAGHDAD (Reuters) - Iraqi special forces pushed into a pocket of Islamic State-held territory in eastern Mosul on Tuesday, the military said, seeking to recapture the remaining districts under the group's control east of the Tigris river. ...

Iraqi forces control Mosul’s third bridge, fighting ongoing in two districts
Rûdaw - 2017-01-17 11:39
"There are only six districts under ISIS control in eastrn Mosul ...

Iraqi forces secure three more areas in Mosul
NRT - 2017-01-17 11:11

Car bombs target Iraqi forces as they push into eastern Mosul
NRT - 2017-01-17 07:40

Iraqi forces push into new Mosul district in clashes with Islamic State
E-Kurd - 2017-01-17 05:22
MOSUL,— Iraqi special forces pushed into a new district in Mosul near the Tigris river and battled Islamic State militants there on Monday, bringing them closer to recapturing the east of the city. The clashes took place in the Shurta district, a Reuters ...

I Curdi iracheni vogliono creare uno stato indipendente dopo la liberazione di Mosul
Sputnik - 2017-01-17 00:16

Iraqi forces control Nabi Younis Shrine in eastern Mosul as ISIS runs
Rûdaw - 2017-01-16 16:54
“Nothing remains inside the shrine. It is all destroyed,” ...

Trapped by war, Mosul residents bury their dead wherever they can
NRT - 2017-01-16 15:43

VIDEO: Mosul child loses sight by IS mortar, calls for help
Kurdistan24 - 2017-01-16 15:23
Du'aa, a 7-year-old child from Mosul, lost her sight after being hit by a mortar shell from the so-called Islamic State (IS). (Photo: Kurdistan24) ...

Iraqi forces push into Mosul district in clashes with Islamic State
Waar Media - 2017-01-16 14:25
Waar, Duhok: Iraqi special forces pushed into a new district in Mosul near the Tigris river and battled Islamic State militants there on Monday, bringing them closer to recapturing the east of the city. The clashes took place in the Shurta district, a Reu ...

Mosul Operation: 600 residential areas liberated since October
ANF/English - 2017-01-16 13:51
Ninova Operation General Command has announced that 600 villages and districts around Mosul have been liberated from ISIS occupation since October 17. ...

Trapped by war, Mosul residents bury their dead wherever they can
Reuters - 2017-01-16 11:50
MOSUL, Iraq (Reuters) - When four rockets crashed into his east Mosul home in November, Abu Abdel Malik's 60-year-old step-mother was killed instantly. But she wasn't properly buried for more than a month. ...

Iraqi forces push into Mosul district in clashes with Islamic State
Reuters - 2017-01-16 11:26
MOSUL, Iraq (Reuters) - Iraqi special forces pushed into a new district in Mosul near the Tigris river and battled Islamic State militants there on Monday, bringing them closer to recapturing the east of the city. ...

Bombed and burnt Mosul University hopes to once again be top Iraqi school
Rûdaw - 2017-01-16 10:39
ISIS reportedly used the university’s labs to produce weapons ...

Baghdad forces push ISIS out of Mosul University
Orient News - 2017-01-16 02:01

ISIL on retreat in Iraq: Mosul University fully liberated by coalition of Shiite, Sunni, and Kurdish troops | National Post
Nationalpost - 2017-01-16 00:24

Western aid group chief urges NGOs to deliver direct aid to people inside Mosul
ARA News - 2017-01-15 22:38
ARA News Erbil – Preemptive Love Coalition, one of the few NGOs that operate inside Iraq’s Mosul city, urged aid groups to deliver direct humanitarian assistance not only to civilians that are displaced by the conflict outside of the city, but also to fam ...

Mosul University: the last straw that broke the ISIS back, major weapon factory lost
Rûdaw - 2017-01-15 21:19
Iraqi forces liberated two more districts, eastern and north of Mosul on Sunday ...

VIDEO: American volunteer tells of motivation to aid Peshmerga
Kurdistan24 - 2017-01-15 20:03
Tom Kelly, a 66-year-old former American-football coach, provides relief aid to Kurdish Peshmerga and Mosul civilians in the Kurdistan Region, Jan. 14, 2017. (Photo: Kurdistan24) ...

Irakiska och kurdiska styrkor närmar sig Mosul - Nyheter (Ekot) | Sveriges Radio
Sverigesradio - 2017-01-15 18:57

Kurdish forces round up 60 ISIS militants, kill 14 in 2016 in Kurdistan Region
Rûdaw - 2017-01-15 18:35
“Security forces arrested 60 ISIS terrorists among them active militants who had come from Mosul ...

Iraqi special forces sweep Mosul University for remaining militants: spokesman
Reuters - 2017-01-15 17:22
BAGHDAD (Reuters) - Iraqi special forces swept through the campus of Mosul University on Sunday to clear it of any remaining Islamic State militants after taking full control of the area, a spokesman said. ...

Iraqi forces complete capture of Mosul University and nearby district
NRT - 2017-01-15 14:43

3,000 civilians displaced in Mosul on daily basis
Kurdistan24 - 2017-01-15 13:00
Displaced Iraqi people, who fled the Islamic State (IS) stronghold of Mosul, make bread at Khazir camp, Kurdistan Region, Dec. 10, 2016. (Photo: Reuters/Ammar Awad) ...

In parts of Mosul, a semblance of normality despite war
NRT - 2017-01-15 12:39

Mosul University taken from ISIS
ANF/English - 2017-01-15 12:32
Iraqi Special Forces announced that they liberated Mosul University from ISIS gang groups. ...

Irak anuncia que ha liberado por completo el sureste de la ciudad de Mosul
Europa Press - 2017-01-15 11:15
Las fuerzas iraquíes han liberado la zona del campus de la Universidad de Mosul, así como partes del sur y del este de la ciudad en el banco izquierdo del río Tigris, que divide en dos la ciudad, han asegurado fuentes oficiales a la agencia kurda Rudaw. ...

In parts of Mosul, a semblance of normality despite war
Reuters - 2017-01-15 08:40
MOSUL, Iraq (Reuters) - In some parts of Mosul, you can almost forget that a war is being waged over the city between Iraqi forces and Islamic State militants who still control more than half of it - at least momentarily. ...

Western aid group urges NGOs to deliver direct aid to people inside Mosul
ARA News - 2017-01-15 02:06
ARA News Erbil – Preemptive Love Coalition, one of the few NGOs that operate inside Iraq’s Mosul city, urged aid groups to deliver direct humanitarian assistance not only to civilians that are displaced by the conflict outside of the city, but also to fam ...

Mosul University liberated along with entire southeastern parts of the city, security officials say
Rûdaw - 2017-01-15 00:17
"there are only a numer of small districts" under ISIS control, surrounded by Iraqi forces. ...

Court set up near Mosul to confer Iraqi IDs on refugees with ISIS-issued documents
Rûdaw - 2017-01-15 00:17
It shows parents' names,place and date of birth, but not infant's name ...

Mosul. Iracka flaga na siedzibie władz prowincji Niniwa
Tvn24 - 2017-01-14 21:11

[Video] Iraqi forces fight ISIS at Mosul university
NRT - 2017-01-14 19:26

Iraq, ucciso a Mosul il capo dei foreign fighters: è l'olandese Abu Omer Hollandi
Mediaset - 2017-01-14 19:10
Duro colpo per l'Isis, che perde l'uomo che comandava le "truppe scelte" degli Inghimasi, capaci di penalizzare fortemente le milizie irachene negli ulltimi mesi ...

Mosul: Iraqi forces push to retake university from IS
Waar Media - 2017-01-14 18:42
Waar, Duhok: Iraqi forces were engaged in fierce clashes with Islamic State at University in the eastern part of the city, military officials said. Elite troops entered the compound on Friday in an attempt to rescue the area. According to local media repo ...

Mosul field hospital set up in Bartella close to frontline
NRT - 2017-01-14 16:45

Amid primary care struggle, field hospital opens near Mosul fighting
Reuters - 2017-01-14 15:59
NEAR MOSUL, Iraq (Reuters) - Civilians and soldiers wounded as Iraqi forces attempt to retake Mosul from Islamic State are receiving treatment in a high-tech field hospital about 20 km from the frontlines. ...

Mosul’s fleeing residents double with 3000 on daily basis, Kurdish official
Rûdaw - 2017-01-14 15:46
more than 3,000 wounded treated in Kurdistan ...

Iraqi Special Forces recapture district of Yarimja in southern Mosul
NRT - 2017-01-14 15:15

Kurdistan Region sheltering over 90,000 displaced from Mosul battle
NRT - 2017-01-14 14:16

On Mosul frontlines, Islamic State's local fighters direct the battle
Reuters - 2017-01-14 12:15
MOSUL, Iraq (Reuters) - As Iraqi government forces advanced towards his eastern Mosul neighborhood in November, a group of Islamic State militants stormed Abu Rami's home, put a gun to his head and told him and his family to get out immediately. ...

Iraqi forces control Mosul University campus
Kurdistan24 - 2017-01-14 11:40
Iraqi rapid-response forces fire mortar shells towards Islamic State (IS) positions in Wahda district of eastern Mosul on Jan. 6, 2017. (Photo: Reuters) ...

Iraqi Kurdistan News in brief – January 13, 2017
E-Kurd - 2017-01-14 11:23
Kuwait hands over food baskets to 25,000 displaced Iraqis in Kurdistan Kuwait has distributed food items to around 25,000 Iraqi displaced from Mosul and taken up refuge in Depkh camp, near Iraqi Kurdistan capital of Erbil. The Kuwait general consulate in ...

Iraqi special forces liberate Mosul University from Islamic State
E-Kurd - 2017-01-14 11:23
MOSUL,— Iraqi special forces stormed the Mosul University complex in the city’s northeast on Friday and pushed Islamic State further back to reach another bridge across the Tigris river, the military said. The militants were fighting back at the universit ...

Air raid targeting IS militant kills up to 30 in Iraq's Mosul: residents
Reuters - 2017-01-14 09:46
BAGHDAD (Reuters) - Residents of the Iraqi city of Mosul said up to 30 civilians died in an air strike on a district held by Islamic State this week. ...

Iraqi forces have reached Nineveh government building in Mosul
NRT - 2017-01-14 06:43

Kurdos iraquíes debatirán la independencia de Kurdistán tras la toma de Mosul
Sputnik - 2017-01-14 03:04

Iraqi forces capture Mosul governorate building, coalition says ISIS days ‘coming to an end’
ARA News - 2017-01-14 02:39
ARA News Erbil – The Iraqi security forces on Friday made new advances in eastern Mosul, taking several key buildings from ISIS after a slow-down in the operation in December last year. The Iraqi Counter Terrorism Service raised the Iraqi flag above the N ...

ISIS using weaponized drones in Mosul: Coalition commander
ARA News - 2017-01-13 23:34
ARA News Erbil – US Colonel Brett Sylvia, commander of the Coalition’s Task Force Strike in Iraq, confirmed that ISIS has been using weaponised drones and dropping munitions on Iraqi security forces in Mosul. Iraqi Shia Popular Mobilization Units (PMU) al ...

Iraqi forces capture Mosul governorate building and key areas, coalition says ISIS days ‘coming to an end’
ARA News - 2017-01-13 23:34
ARA News Erbil – The Iraqi security forces on Friday made new advances in eastern Mosul, taking several key buildings from ISIS after a slow-down in the operation in December last year. The Iraqi Counter Terrorism Service raised the Iraqi flag above the N ...

Iraqi forces storm Mosul University, secure al-Hurriya bridge
Kurdistan24 - 2017-01-13 18:42
Iraqi special forces took part in an operation on Wednesday against Islamic State (IS) militants in Gokjali, east of Mosul, Iraq. (Photo: Thaier al-Sudani/Reuters) ...

[Video] Iraqi forces push ISIS out of Mosul university
NRT - 2017-01-13 16:26

Iraqi forces push Islamic State out of Mosul university
NRT - 2017-01-13 14:59

Fight to recapture Mosul sees substantial progress but faces grave challenges
NRT - 2017-01-13 13:59

Iraqi army takes back more areas from ISIS in Mosul
ANF/English - 2017-01-13 12:42
Commander of Ninowa Operation Abdulemir Rashid Yarela announced that the Iraqi army has taken back the second bridge and the governorate and assembly buildings in Mosul city center from ISIS. ...

Civilians flee Mosul as operation to retake the city continues
NRT - 2017-01-13 12:16

[Video] Iraqi forces clash with ISIS militants in southern Mosul
NRT - 2017-01-13 11:14

LIVE UPDATES: Iraqi forces gaining significant ground in Mosul
Rûdaw - 2017-01-13 11:03
Iraqi forces have entered Mosul University ...

A Mosul le truppe irachene conquistano terreno
Internazionale - 2017-01-13 10:32
A Mosul le truppe irachene conquistano terreno. L’esercito di Baghdad ha annunciato di aver conquistato il ponte della Libertà che collega la zona orientale della città da quella occidentale, ancora sotto il controllo dei jihadisti dello Stato islamico. È ...

Iraqi forces reach a second Mosul bridge, fight near university, military says
Reuters - 2017-01-13 09:25
MOSUL, Iraq (Reuters) - Iraqi special forces pushed forward to reach a second bridge that links eastern Mosul to the city's west, which is still fully controlled by Islamic State, a military statement said on Friday. ...

5,300 Iraqi Turkmen Resettled in the Kurdish areas of Southern Turkey
BAS News - 2017-01-13 00:51
LEEDS — A camp built for more than 5,300 Iraqi Turkmen in the predominantly Kurdish Sivricehoyuk village in the province of Kahramanmaras received its first wave of refugees fleeing from the Islamic State (IS)-held town of Tal Afar and the city of Mosul ...

Barzani: Those Abandoning Mosul to IS Disliked Mosul Operation Enforcement
BAS News - 2017-01-13 00:51
The Kurdish president also said that nobody has the right to object to Kurds over territorial unity of Iraq ERBIL — Kurdistan Region President Masoud Barzani stated that the people who left Mosul for the Islamic State (IS) to occupy it were also reluctant ...

Iraqi Forces Close to Recapture Strategic Mosul University
BAS News - 2017-01-13 00:51
LEEDS — The Iraqi Security Forces (ISF) are preparing to recapture the University of Mosul after taking control over the surrounding areas, Counter Terrorism Service (CTS) said on Wednesday. The Iraqi forces backed by the US-led coalition have besieged t ...

Iraqi army, coalition kill 108 ISIS fighters in Mosul
Rûdaw - 2017-01-12 21:59
two boats, five car bombs and six shelters used by the militants were destroyed, ...

Iraqi forces link up in north Mosul, make gains in southeast
Daily Mail - 2017-01-12 18:10
By John Davison and Stephen Kalin BAGHDAD/ERBIL, Iraq, Jan 12 (Reuters) - Iraqi forces joined flanks in northern Mosul and drove back Islamic State militants... ...

ICRC commends Iraqi forces for measures to protect civilians in Mosul
NRT - 2017-01-12 16:03

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