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US-led Coalition Says 1,257 Civilians Killed in Anti-IS Air Raids

US-led Coalition Says 1,257 Civilians Killed in Anti-IS Air Raids

BAS News - 2019-03-29 22:13
ERBIL - A total of 1,257 civilians have been killed in Iraq and Syria since the US-led international coalition started airstrikes against the Islamic State (IS) jihadist group in the two countries in 2014, the coalition said in a statement. According to ...
US-led Coalition Says 1,257 Civilians Killed in Anti-IS Air Raids - BAS News

Coalition Reveals Number of Civilian Casualties During anti-IS Campaign

BAS News - 2019-04-26 21:10
ERBIL - The US-led international coalition has revealed that it had "unintentionally" killed a total of 1,291 civilians in Iraq and Syria since 2014. The coalition carried out 34,646 airstrikes against the Islamic State (IS) during the five-year deadly w ...

Coalition Reveals Number of Collateral Civilian Casualties During anti-IS Campaign

BAS News - 2019-04-26 00:19
ERBIL - The US-led international coalition has revealed that it had "unintentionally" killed a total of 1,291 civilians in Iraq and Syria since 2014. The coalition carried out 34,646 airstrikes against the Islamic State (IS) during the five-year deadly w ...

US-backed forces launch 'decisive battle' against last Islamic State enclave in Syria - ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

ABC - 2019-04-22 20:17

Iraqi court sentences four to death for joining Islamic State

E-Kurd - 2019-04-21 20:59
BAGHDAD,— An Iraqi court has sentenced four people to death by hanging for belonging to the Islamic State militant group and committing terrorist crimes in Iraq and Syria, a judiciary statement said on Sunday. The four men, wanted by Iraqi authorities, w ...

Nineveh: Former IS Lawyer Sentenced to Death

BAS News - 2019-04-07 21:48
ERBIL - A court in the Iraqi province of Nineveh sentenced on Sunday a former Islamic State (IS) lawyer to death, the Supreme Judicial Council of Iraq said in a statement. According to the press release, the death penalty was ordered by Iraq’s Nineveh Cr ...

French Forces to Withdraw from Iraq and Syria: Spokesperson

BAS News - 2019-04-04 22:59
ERBIL - The French forces, who alongside the other US-led coalition forces, were combatting the Islamic State (IS) in Iraq and Syria, will withdraw from the region, French army spokesperson Patrick Steiger revealed on Thursday. Talking to reporters, Stei ...

IS Insurgent Killed in Anbar

BAS News - 2019-03-31 22:19
ERBIL - At least one Islamic State (IS) member was killed in the Iraqi province of Anbar on Sunday before he could target the Iraqi security forces in the area. A security source explained to al-Maalomah news agency that another militant was captured as ...

GRAPHIC: 2 US service members, 2 US civilians killed in Syria blast

WTOL - 2019-03-30 01:17

Five IS Militants Killed in Salahaddin

BAS News - 2019-03-29 22:13
ERBIL - A dangerous Islamic State (IS) leader alongside four of his abides have been killed in the Iraqi province of Salahaddin, pro-Iranian Hashd al-Shaabi militias said on Friday. Shafaq News cited the militiamen as explaining that the jihadist leader ...

US-led coalition: 1,257 civilians killed in airstrikes against ISIS

Airforcetimes - 2019-03-29 20:16

Over 50 Islamic State militants killed by U.S.-led airstrikes in Syria’s Baghouz

E-Kurd - 2019-03-29 09:46
BEIRUT,— At least 50 Islamic State IS militants were killed Thursday by U.S.-led airstrikes on a caves area in eastern Syria, a war monitor reported. The air raids targeted the caves in the Baghouz, the last IS redoubt in the eastern countryside of Deir ...

Baghouz: Coalition Jets Kill Tens of IS Insurgents

BAS News - 2019-03-28 22:38
ERBIL - The US-led international coalition warplanes killed on Thursday tens of Islamic State (IS) jihadists in the village of Baghouz, eastern Syria, a monitoring group said. The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said in a statement that the airstrike ...

Aleppo: 12 Civilians Killed, Injured in Landmine Blast

BAS News - 2019-03-27 22:41
ERBIL - A dozen of civilians were either killed or wounded on Wednesday due to the explosion of a landmine in the Syrian city of Aleppo. According to a report by the Syrian Arab News Agency (SANA), the incident took place in the town of Jbein, Tal Rifa'a ...

Where is the Islamic State group still active around the world?

BBC - 2019-03-27 01:34
Iraq and Syria continue to see the most IS attacks, but the group is active in many other countries. ...

ISIS caliphate pounded with strikes in final 2 weeks: US-led coalition

Rûdaw - 2019-03-26 16:42
"In Syria, CJTF-OIR conducted 193 strikes consisting of 338 engagements ...

US Says Timeline for Its Presence in Syria is Undetermined

BAS News - 2019-03-26 12:28
ERBIL — The United States has made it clear that its limited number of troops in Syria will stay there with no determined timeline for now. The US has already confirmed that 400 troops will stay in Syria to help the local Kurdish partners in clearing the ...

HRE: Six terrorists were killed in Afrin and Mare

ANF - 2019-03-26 02:42
Afrin Liberation Forces announced that at least 6 invaders were killed in actions against Turkish occupation forces and the gangs they control. ...

Syria Kurdish forces advancing into Islamic State enclave

E-Kurd - 2019-03-14 12:41
NEAR BAGHOUZ, Syria,— The Kurdish-led fighters backed by U.S. besieging Islamic State’s final shred of territory in eastern Syria said they had pushed further into the enclave following clashes and air strikes by the U.S.-led coalition on Thursday. The S ...

Islamic State group calls on followers to avenge Syria siege

Seattle Times - 2019-03-12 11:38
BAGHOUZ, Syria (AP) — Besieged by U.S.-backed forces in their last foothold in eastern Syria, Islamic State militants are calling on supporters across the world to stage attacks in their defense, according to a newly released audio recording. The recordi ...

British Jets Killed over 4,000 Militants in Iraq, Syria Since 2014

BAS News - 2019-03-07 11:56
ERBIL — British Royal Air Forces (RAF) has killed or injured a total of 4,315 enemy fighters in both Iraq and Syria between September 2014 and January this year, the Ministry of Defence (MoD) said. According to figures released to the charity Action on A ...