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Dangerous IS Member Captured in Anbar

Dangerous IS Member Captured in Anbar

BAS News - 2019-05-05 21:51
ERBIL - A dangerous insurgent of the Islamic State (IS) was captured on Sunday in the city of Fallujah, Anbar province. Iraqi media reports said that the militant was responsible for gathering information on the army troops during the military campaigns ...
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Anbar: Dangerous IS Member Captured

BAS News - 2019-05-26 23:25
ERBIL - The Iraqi security forces captured on Sunday a dangerous member of the Islamic State (IS) in the province of Anbar, confirmed the Military Intelligence Directorate in a statement. The directorate explained that the IS militant was identified as A ...

Lawyers Visit PKK's Ocalan Again

BAS News - 2019-05-23 14:09
ERBIL - Lawyers of the jailed leader of Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK) Abdullah Ocalan, visited the Kurdish leader on Turkey’s Imrali Island on Wednesday. Turkish media reports said that the two lawyers will have regular meetings with Ocalan as Turkey ha ...

UN Team Exhumed 12 Mass Graves of Yezidi Victims So Far

BAS News - 2019-05-21 15:55
ERBIL — A US special team investigating Islamic State (IS) crimes in Iraq has so far unearthed 12 mass graves of Yezidi victims, according to a UN report seen by AFP. The team began work last year in October, but it discovered and exhumed the first mass ...

IS Camp Destroyed in Anbar

BAS News - 2019-05-18 21:03
ERBIL - A camp belonging to the Islamic State (IS) jihadists was destroyed in the Iraqi province of Anbar on Saturday, said the Ministry of Defense in a statement. Ayn Al Iraq news agency cited the ministry's press release as explaining that the camp had ...

Was wird aus deutschen IS-Kämpfern in Gefangenschaft?

Tagesschau - 2019-05-11 17:53
70 deutsche IS-Kämpfer sitzen in kurdischen Gefängnissen. Die Gefahr der Re-Radikalisierung steigt. Eigentlich müsste Deutschland sie zurücknehmen. Doch Minister Seehofer sagt: Jeder Fall müsse erst geprüft werden. Von M. Stempfle. ...

[PICTURES]: Leader of IS Terrorist Cell Captured near Kirkuk

BAS News - 2019-05-08 16:44
ERBIL — Iraqi intelligence service announced on Wednesday the arrest of a leading member of the Islamic State (IS) in an area between Kirkuk and Salahaddin provinces in northern Iraq. The man was the leader of an IS terrorist ring in the area who was res ...

Over a Dozen of IS Jihadists Killed in Anbar

Gulan Media - 2019-05-07 21:21

Over a Dozen of IS Jihadists Killed in Anbar

BAS News - 2019-05-07 20:21
ERBIL - Over a dozen of Islamic State (IS) jihadists have been killed during an operation in the Iraqi western province of Anbar. Iraqi Ministry of Defense explained in a statement that a fighter jet was targeted with gunfire in Qaem city, in Anbar, wher ...

Mosul: IS Insurgent Captured Among IDPs

BAS News - 2019-05-07 19:23
ERBIL - The Iraqi security forces captured on Tuesday an insurgent of the Islamic State (IS) in an IDP camp in Mosul city. According to a report by Alghad Press, the jihadist was arrested by the Military Intelligence Directorate troops based on "intellig ...

Iraq Says It Foiled Dangerous Plot by IS

BAS News - 2019-05-05 00:52
ERBIL - Iraqi officials from the Ministry of Interior said on Saturday that they had foiled a dangerous plot by the Islamic State (IS) insurgents who were attempting to infiltrate into Iraq from neighboring Syria. Iraqi media reports said that the securi ...

Dangerous IS Insurgent Captured in Mosul

BAS News - 2019-05-01 22:04
ERBIL - A dangerous member of the Islamic State (IS) has been captured in the Iraqi city of Mosul who was reportedly behind the killing scores of people in Iraq. Alghad Press quoted a statement by the Military Intelligence Forces as explaining that the i ...

Seven IS Militants Captured in Nineveh

Gulan Media - 2019-04-30 21:20

Seven IS Militants Captured in Nineveh

BAS News - 2019-04-30 20:26
ERBIL - At least seven insurgents of the Islamic State (IS) were captured in the Iraqi province of Nineveh on Tuesday. The seven were arrested by the intelligence forces during an operation in the district of al-Baaj, Nineveh province, Fadel Abu Reghif, ...

IS leader appears in video for first time in 5 years

FOX News - 2019-04-30 06:47
The leader of the Islamic State group has appeared for the first time in 5 years in a video released by the extremist group's propaganda arm. ...

Dust Storm in Iraq's Karbala: Death Toll Rises

BAS News - 2019-04-30 01:05
ERBIL - The death toll for the victims of a fierce dust storm in central Iraq has risen to five which scores more were also wounded, said the Ministry of Health in a statement on Monday evening. Earlier the day, Iraqi media reports said that two people w ...

Senior IS Leader Captured in Khanaqin

BAS News - 2019-04-29 01:03
ERBIL - A senior Islamic State (IS) leader was captured on Sunday in the disputed town of Khanaqin, the Iraqi Directorate of General Military Intelligence said. The directorate said in a statement, a copy of which was shared with BasNews, that the IS lea ...

Erbil Security Refutes Arrest of Former Nineveh Governor

BAS News - 2019-04-21 20:04
ERBIL - Directorate of Erbil Security Affairs has refuted the reports claiming that former Nineveh Governor Nawfal Hamadi was arrested in Kurdistan Region's capital Erbil. Earlier the day, Iraqi media reports claimed that Hamadi, who has been blamed for ...

US Service Member Dies in Iraq

BAS News - 2019-04-20 15:53
ERBIL — A US service member died in Iraq’s Nineveh province, north of the country, on Saturday, the US-led Coalition said on Saturday. It revealed that the soldier died in a “non-combat incident”. The statement did not provide details for the incident, n ...

Unidentified Gunmen Kill Civilian in Northern Baghdad

BAS News - 2019-04-15 23:46
ERBIL - A group of unknown armed men opened fire at a civilian on Monday in the Iraqi capital Baghdad, killing him instantly. Iraqi media reports said that the incident took place on a main street in Husseina district where the assassins shot the civilia ...

German Islamic State woman on trial for letting Yazidi ‘slave’ girl die of thirst

E-Kurd - 2019-04-09 13:19
BERLIN,— A German woman who joined the Islamic State group ISIS goes on trial Tuesday accused of the war crime of letting a five-year-old “slave” girl die of thirst. Prominent London-based human rights lawyer Amal Clooney is part of the team representing ...