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Islamic State militants die booby-trapping donkey in Kirkuk

Islamic State militants die booby-trapping donkey in Kirkuk

Waar Media - 2017-08-17 15:11
WAAR-DUHOK: Eight Islamic State militants were killed and wounded when explosives they were fitting to a donkey exploded in Kirkuk, a security source was quoted saying. The source told Alsumaria News that eight militants were putting an explosives vest o ...
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ISIS execute senior leader for fleeing Kirkuk stronghold

Waar Media - 2017-09-15 14:59
WAAR-DUHOK: Islamic State (ISIS) militants have executed a senior leader for attempting to flee the group’s stronghold in southwestern Kirkuk, a local source was quoted saying on Friday. Iraqi news website SNG quoted the source saying that the so-nicknam ...

IS Burns to Death 8 Civilians Including An Infant in Hawija

BAS News - 2017-08-25 00:06
ERBIL — Islamic State (IS) militants burned to death eight civilians, including one infant, after trying to flee the areas held by the extremist group in southwest Kirkuk. According to a security source, who spoke to Al Sumaria News on condition of anony ...

Islamic State war crimes see prosecutorial delays in Iraq

Washington Times - 2017-08-24 07:10
Many in the international community agree the Islamic State has carried out war crimes in northern Iraq, but human rights activists say bureaucratic bungling by the Iraqi central government has delayed the prospect of international criminal trials agains ...

One Killed, Four Wounded After IED Explosion in Baghdad

BAS News - 2017-08-21 00:18
ERBIL — Five civilians were killed or wounded as a result of an IED explosion in Baghdad, a security source said on Sunday. According to the source, who spoke to Baghdad Today on condition of anonymity, the bomb exploded near a store at al-Hamamiyat al-T ...

Three IS Militants Killed in Headquarter Shelling in Western Anbar

BAS News - 2017-08-19 23:40
ERBIL — Three Islamic State (IS) militants were killed in a shelling that targeted the group’s headquarters in western Anbar, a security source said on Saturday. According to the source, who spoke to Alghad Press on condition of anonymity, the shelling t ...

IS Militants Killed Amid Booby-trapping a Car

BAS News - 2017-08-19 19:28
ERBIL — Several Islamic State (IS) militants were killed or wounded while booby-trapping a vehicle in the town of Tel Afar, a local source said on Saturday. According to the source, who spoke to al-Sumaria News on condition of anonymity, several IS membe ...

Peshmerga Kills IS Militants Who Attacked Iraqi Officer in Dibis, Kirkuk

BAS News - 2017-08-19 09:24
KIRKUK — The Islamic State (IS) militants who raided the house of a police officer and killed seven members of his family in Dibis district in northwestern Kirkuk Province on Thursday were killed by the Peshmerga forces. Police Captain Ali Mohamed, head ...

Iraq seeks international help to investigate Islamic State crimes

Nadia Murad - 2017-08-17 19:12
Britain, international human rights lawyer Amal Clooney and Nadia Murad, a woman from the Yazidi religious minority who was enslaved and raped by Islamic State fighters in Mosul, have been pushing Iraq to allow a U.N. inquiry. Read more on Reuters. ...

Twelve Islamic State militants killed as fighter jets bombard Tal Afar

Waar Media - 2017-08-15 12:37
WAAR-DUHOK: The U.S.-led coalition launched air raids against Islamic State locations in Tal Afar town, west of Mosul, an Iraqi army officer was quoted saying. Speaking to Shafaq News, Lt.Gen. Thiyab Abdullah al-Amri said twelve militants, including prom ...

Massoud Barzani says Turkmens of Iraq’s Tal Afar loyal to Islamic State

E-Kurd - 2017-08-11 22:46
HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— Massoud Barzani has said that most of Sunni Turkmen citizens in Nineveh’s Tal Afar in northwest Iraqi are loyal to the self-proclaimed Islamic State. Barzani’s remarks on Wednesday to Saudi Arabic newspaper Al Haya ...

Syrian Kurds say 17 Indonesians who escaped Islamic State leave Syria

E-Kurd - 2017-08-11 22:46
QAMISHLO, Syrian Kurdistan,— A group of 17 Indonesians who had joined the Islamic State group in the northern Syrian city of Raqqa have been handed over to representatives of their country and have left Syria, a local Kurdish official and a spokeswoman i ...

Teenager Kills IS Official for Having Affair with His Mother

BAS News - 2017-08-06 17:44
ERBIL— An Islamic State (IS) teenager on Sunday gunned down an IS official in Tal Afar and wounded his own mother seriously. According to a report by Iraqi al-Sumaria news, when he returned to their home in Tal Afar, the young IS recruit saw the chief fo ...

US Military Evacuates Spies Planted Within the IS Ranks

BAS News - 2017-08-05 23:30
ERBIL — The US military has recently made an airdrop of troops, aiming to evacuate US spies, who have been planted within the Islamic State (IS) ranks in western Mosul, a military source was quoted saying. According to an unnamed Iraqi military source, w ...

Nine Islamic State militants killed in Kirkuk air raid

Waar Media - 2017-08-04 13:34
WAAR-DUHOK: Iraqi warplanes killed nine Islamic State militants while moving in a convoy for an attack on security forces near Salahuddin, a local source in Kirkuk was quoted saying on Friday. Alsumaria News quoted the source saying that the strike, carr ...

Suicide bomber kills 3 army soldiers west of Mosul

Waar Media - 2017-07-21 14:39
WAAR-DUHOK: An Islamic State suicide bomber killed three Iraqi army soldiers at an area recaptured weeks ago by paramilitary forces west of Mosul, a police officer was quoted saying Thursday. Cap. Younis Aref, from Nineveh police department, told BasNews ...