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IS Oil Stocks near Hawija Destroyed

IS Oil Stocks near Hawija Destroyed

BAS News - 2017-09-08 10:29
ERBILL— The oil stocks of the Islamic State (IS) organization in the vicinity of Hawija (55 km southwest of Kirkuk) were destroyed in an air strike on Thursday night. Iraqi al-Sumaria news, citing an informed source, reported on Friday that the internati ...
IS Oil Stocks near Hawija Destroyed - BAS News

IS Commander Close to Baghdadi Killed near Hawija

BAS News - 2017-10-07 17:08
ERBIL- A commander from the Islamic State (IS) organization with close ties with the IS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi was killed on Saturday. Russia Today reported Abu Tareq, a former senior Iraqi army official who had escaped from a prison in Iraq, was am ...

IS Preacher in Hit Arrested upon Requesting Salary

BAS News - 2017-09-17 23:06
ERBIL— Iraqi intelligence service on Sunday arrested the preacher of the Islamic State (IS) organization in the town of Hit, in Anbar province. Iraqi media reported an informed source as saying Mullah Salih Abdullah Jubair was arrested as he submitted a ...

IS investigations chief killed

ANHA - 2017-09-13 14:52
NEWS DESK- The investigations chief of IS was killed in Hawija town in Iraq. Information sources from Hawija town announced that some elements from IS in checkpoints had faced strong attack and through this aerial attack, the IS investigations’ chief who ...

IS Investigation Officer in Hawija Killed by Iraqi Air Force

BAS News - 2017-09-13 10:57
KIRKUK — Iraqi war jets pounded Islamic State (IS) positions inside Hawija district in southern Kirkuk, leaving a senior commander of the group and four of his aides dead. Intelligence sources inside Hawija reported on Wednesday, the air strikes against ...

Over 100,000 Hawija Civilians Displaced Since August 2016

BAS News - 2017-09-12 19:53
ERBIL — More than 100,000 civilians have been displaced from Islamic State (IS)-held city of Hawija between August 2016 and September 2017, said the Iraqi Observatory for Human Rights. The majority of the internally displaced persons (IDP) have entered t ...

Kurdistan Referendum Will Not Delay Hawija Operation: MP

BAS News - 2017-09-10 17:50
ERBIL— The operation to retake the control of the Islamic State (IS)-held town of Hawija, southwest of Kirkuk, will launch before the end of September, said an Arab MP from Kirkuk on Sunday. Khaled al-Mafraj was cited by some Iraqi media reports as sayin ...

Coalition, Iraqi Jets Step up Airstrikes on IS-held Hawija

BAS News - 2017-09-10 00:41
ERBIL — The Iraqi Air Forces (IAF) and the US-led coalition against the so-called Islamic State (IS) have increased the airstrikes on IS positions in the town of Hawija, according to Iraq's minister of defense. According to the Iraqi Defense Minister, Er ...

Iraqi Jets Drop Leaflets over Hawija, Urging IS Militants to Surrender

BAS News - 2017-09-09 15:58
HAWIJA — The Iraqi Air Forces (IAF) dropped thousands of leaflets over the town of Hawija on Friday, calling on the Islamic State (IS) militants to surrender ahead of the upcoming military operation against the extremist group. According to Iraqi Defense ...

4 IS Warlords Killed in Russian Airstrikes near Deir ez-Zor

BAS News - 2017-09-08 09:24
ERBIL— The Islamic State (IS) commanders near the Syrian city of Dier ez-Zor were targeted by the Russian airstrikes which killed about 40 militants, including four "influential" warlords, Russian Ministry of Defense stated on Friday. The Ministry's stat ...

"IS Princess" Killed near Hawija

BAS News - 2017-09-07 18:39
ERBIL— The chief of Women Battalion in the Islamic State (IS) organization has been killed with her husband and their two sons around Hawija (60 km southwest Kirkuk). An informed source from Kirkuk told Iraqi al-Sumaria news that the woman, who is known ...

IS Militants in Hawija Considering to Surrender

BAS News - 2017-09-05 23:33
ERBIL — Islamic State (IS) militants in Kirkuk consider surrendering to the Iraqi forces who are currently preparing to recapture the group's stronghold in the province, a local source said on Tuesday. According to the source, who spoke to Al Sumaria New ...

Twin Blasts Hit IS-held Hawija

BAS News - 2017-09-03 20:10
ERBIL — Two successive blasts hit on Sunday the northern Iraqi town of Hawija which is the last pocket held by Islamic State (IS). According to local sources from Kirkuk, one of the explosions targeted an IS convoy and has reportedly left dozens of jihad ...

Dozens of IS Militants in Tel Afar Surrender to Peshmerga

BAS News - 2017-08-29 18:12
ERBIL— Fleeing with their families, tens of Islamic State (IS) members gave themselves in to the Peshmerga forces on Tuesday, according to a report. Iraqi al-Sumaria news cited an informed source from Kurdistan Peshmerga forces as saying the IS members a ...

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 ...

IS Executes 3 Brothers for Refusing to Join the Group in Anbar

BAS News - 2017-08-17 13:46
ANBAR — The Islamic State (IS) executed three brothers from al-Qaim town, in western Anbar province, after they refused to join the extremist organization. Qatari al-Obeidi, a leader from a local tribal force in al-Baghdadi town, told Al Sumaria News tha ...

IS Demands Members to Grow Hair Or Else Get Whipped

BAS News - 2017-08-14 19:47
ERBIL— The Islamic State (IS) organization in Hawija, 60 km southwest of Kirkuk, has demanded its members not to cut their hair short or they will be whipped. Iraqi al-Sumania news, citing informed sources from Kirkuk, reported on Monday that the IS memb ...

PYD Frees 75 IS Captives in Raqqa

BAS News - 2017-08-13 16:54
ERBIL— The forces affiliated with the Democratic Union Party (PYD) on Sunday freed some 75 members of the Islamic State (IS) organization in Raqqa who had recently surrendered to the Kurdish forces. Raqqa Civil Council, formed by the PYD, said in a state ...