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Barzani, US Special Presidential Envoy Discuss IS in Iraq and Syria

BAS News - 2019-12-07 13:10
ERBIL — Kurdish prominent leader and the president of ruling Kurdistan Democratic Party (KDP), Masoud Barzani, received a US delegation led by James Jeffrey, the Special Presidential Envoy to Syria Affairs and the Coalition against Islamic State (IS), du ...

IS Attacks Iraqi Police near Jalawla, Injures Three

BAS News - 2019-12-07 11:12
ERBIL — Islamic State (IS) jihadists carried out an attack on the Iraqi forces overnight on Friday near Jalawla in Diyala province, injuring at least three policemen. Local sources confirmed the report to BasNews and said that heavy fire exchange had tak ...

PM Barzani Receives US Special Presidential Envoy to Anti-IS Coalition

BAS News - 2019-12-07 11:12
ERBIL — Kurdistan Region Prime Minister Masrour Barzani on Saturday received James Jeffrey, the US Special Presidential Envoy to the Coalition against Islamic State (IS). PM Barzani and the US envoy are expected to discuss a range of issues related to Ku ...

Terrorists will seize northern Syria if Turkish troops leave, Ankara says

TASS - 2019-12-06 19:54
Turkey plans to resettle refugees in northern Syria where it has carried out three large-scale military operations against the Islamic State and Kurdish forces, including the People's Protection Units, which Ankara deems a terrorist organization ...

Roundtable: Iranian Missiles on Parade

Foreign Policy Research Institute - 2019-12-06 17:54
On December 4, 2019, the New York Times reported that the Islamic Republic of Iran had exported ballistic missiles to its non-state clients in Iraq. The news is similar to Tehran’s activities in Yemen, where Iranian forces have sent ballistic and cruise m ...

London Bridge attack: UK defence chief issues chilling terror update on Islamic State | UK | News | Express.co.uk

Express - 2019-12-06 14:57

The Latest: US, Kurds target Islamic State in joint action

KSAT - 2019-12-06 12:28

Peshmerga Ministry Pledges Continued Battle against IS after Wednesday’s Attack

BAS News - 2019-12-05 15:13
ERBIL — Kurdistan Region’s Ministry of Peshmerga Affairs has pledged continue its battle with full determination to root out the Islamic State (IS) after a deadly attack overnight Wednesday. IS jihadists, for the second time in a week, attacked Peshmerga ...

IS Still a Serious Threat to the Region: Barzani

BAS News - 2019-12-05 15:13
ERBIL — Kurdish prominent leader and the president of ruling Kurdistan democratic Party (KDP), Masoud Barzani, on Thursday warned that the Islamic State (IS) is still a serious threat to the security and stability of the entire region despite groups’ def ...

The Latest: US, Kurds target Islamic State in joint action

Clickondetroit - 2019-12-05 13:53

Kurdistan President Urges Coalition to Continue Serious Battle against IS

BAS News - 2019-12-05 11:21
ERBIL — Kurdistan Region President Nechirvan Barzani said on Thursday that the Islamic State (IS) is yet to be eradicated, for which the US-led Coalition is required to continue the battle against the jihadist group with full commitment. Barzani made the ...

Three Peshmerga Troops Killed in IS Attack near Khanaqin

BAS News - 2019-12-05 09:06
ERBIL — Islamic State (IS) jihadists carried out an attack near Kullajo district of Khanaqin overnight Wednesday, in which three Kurdish Peshmerga fighters were killed and two others were wounded, officials said. A commander from the area told BasNews th ...

Yezidi Girl Liberated from IS

BAS News - 2019-12-05 01:27
ERBIL - A Yezidi girl was liberated on Wednesday from the Islamic State (IS) captivity in Syria, several years after she was kidnapped by the insurgents, Kurdistan Region’s special office for Yezidi abductee affairs said. Speaking to BasNews, Hussein Qa’ ...

Khanaqin: IS Attacks Peshmerga, Casualties Reported

BAS News - 2019-12-04 22:17
ERBIL - The Islamic State (IS) jihadists carried out an attack on the Kurdistan Region's Peshmerga forces in the disputed town of Khanaqin on Wednesday night, with casualties reported. Jimoor Rostam, a Peshmerga commander in the area, confirmed to BasNew ...

Syrian Kurdish Forces Arrest Man Helping IS Detainees Escape al-Hol Camp

BAS News - 2019-12-04 20:37
ERBIL — The Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) announced on Wednesday the capture of a man who is accused of smuggling the Islamic State (IS) detainees out of al-Hol Camp in north of Syria. Al-Hol Camp is home to 73,000 detained members of IS and ...

Explained: Kerala’s Islamic State connection | Explained News, The Indian Express

Indianexpress - 2019-12-04 12:09

Baghdadi's Former Representative in Kirkuk Captured

BAS News - 2019-12-04 08:27
ERBIL - The representative of slain Islamic State (IS) leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi in Kirkuk was captured on Tuesday. Iraq's Security Media Cell said in a statement that the senior IS member was arrested by a Hawija police force based on intelligence inf ...

Turkey Repatriates Five IS Fighters to Germany

BAS News - 2019-12-04 08:27
ERBIL - Turkey on Tuesday repatriated five Islamic State (IS) fighters to Germany, as hundreds of insurgents are held in Turkish jails. Turkish Interior Ministry said in a statement that "extradition of foreign terrorist fighters to their countries conti ...

France’s Macron accuses Turkey of working with Islamic State proxies

E-Kurd - 2019-12-04 08:23
LONDON,— French President Emmanuel Macron accused Turkey on Tuesday of working with Islamic State proxies and said Ankara’s ambiguity toward the group was detrimental to its NATO allies fighting in Syria and Iraq. Relations between Macron and Turkey’s Pr ...

Islamic State supporters escape in Syria as US pulls back

Abc12 - 2019-12-04 00:10

Macron Accuses Turkey of Working with "IS Proxies"

BAS News - 2019-12-03 21:09
ERBIL - French President Emmanuel Macron has accused Turkey of working with the Islamic State (IS) "proxies," saying that Paris cannot recognize the Syrian Kurdish forces as terrorists. Relations between France and Turkey started to deteriorate after Ank ...

Peshmerga, Security Forces Capture Several IS Insurgents

BAS News - 2019-12-02 18:44
ERBIL - Kurdistan Region's Peshmerga and security forces have captured a number of Islamic State (IS) jihadists, an official said on Monday. Speaking to Kurdistan 24, Kurdistan Regional Government's (KRG) Coordinator for lnternational Advocacy, Dindar Ze ...

Yazidi survivor still hears brothers before Islamic State kills them in Iraq

E-Kurd - 2019-12-02 13:37
UNITED NATIONS,— A survivor of the mass slaughter of the Yazidi minority in Iraq five years ago told the U.N. Security Council on November 26 that he still hears his brothers and nephews calling his name before they were killed by Islamic State extremist ...

Separate IS attacks in Iraq Leave Several Troops Killed and Injured

BAS News - 2019-12-02 12:13
ERBIL — Islamic State (IS) militants carried out three separate attacks on Iraqi army and Shia militias of Hashd al-Shaabi overnight Sunday, killing and injuring several armed forces. According to local sources, the first attack targeting Iraqi army troo ...

America’s Anti-Islamic State Volunteers - Lawfare

Lawfareblog - 2019-12-01 18:36

Islamic State detainee arrested on her return to Ireland from Turkey

Reuters - 2019-12-01 18:15
An Irish citizen aligned to Islamic State deported from Turkey along with her two-year-old daughter was arrested on her return to Dublin on Sunday on suspicion of terrorist offenses, Irish police said. ...

U.S., Europeans Clash Over How to Handle Islamic State Detainees - WSJ

WSJ - 2019-12-01 16:43

Turkish ISIS member: Turkey’s soldiers helped us cross the border

ANF - 2019-12-01 14:06
An ISIS member from Turkey arrested in Northern Syria reports in detail in an ANF interview how Turkish policemen and soldiers helped him to cross the border into the "Islamic state". ...

IS Claims Responsibility for London Bridge Attack

BAS News - 2019-12-01 12:42
ERBIL — The Islamic State (IS) on Saturday claimed responsibility for Friday’s London Bridge attack which left two people killed. Amaq, a news agency affiliated with the jihadist group, said the perpetrator of the deadly attack was a member of IS. It did ...

IS Still Present on the Ground: Peshmerga Minister

BAS News - 2019-12-01 10:26
ERBIL — The Islamic State (IS) is still active on the ground and it is still a threat, said Kurdistan Region’s Peshmerga Minister Shorish Ismail. “The recent attacks by IS prove that they are still alive and it is yet to be rooted out,” the Kurdish minis ...

Eradicating IS Requires Greater International Cooperation: Barzani

BAS News - 2019-11-30 17:25
ERBIL - Kurdish prominent leader and former president of the Kurdistan Region, Masoud Barzani, has argued that eradicating the Islamic State (IS) jihadist group requires greater international cooperation. Barzani made the remarks in a message of condolen ...

Portuguese Parliament Recognizes Yezidi Genocide Committed by IS

BAS News - 2019-11-30 12:52
ERBIL — The parliament of Portugal unanimously voted on Friday to recognize the genocide committed by the Islamic State (IS) against the Kurdish Yezidis in 2014. After the fall of Mosul into the hands of IS, on 3rd August 2014, the IS jihadists attacked ...

PM Barzani Sends Condolences after IS Kills Kurdish Security Forces

BAS News - 2019-11-30 11:59
ERBIL — Kurdistan Region Prime Minister Masrour Barzani sent condolences after Islamic State (IS) attacked the security forces in Garmiyan, killing three personnel and wounding eight others. “I send my condolences to the families of the victims, may they ...

Islamic State attack kills three security Asayish members in Iraqi Kurdistan

E-Kurd - 2019-11-30 11:58
GERMIYAN, Iraqi Kurdistan,— Islamic State militants attacked a small town in a part of Iraqi Kurdistan known as Garmiyan late Friday, killing three Kurdish Asayish (security) personnel including a commander and injuring eight others. A top-ranking local ...

IS Kills Three Kurdish Security Personnel in Garmiyan

BAS News - 2019-11-30 10:54
ERBIL — Islamic State (IS) militants attacked a subdistrict of Kullajo in Garmiyan area of Kurdistan Region overnight on Friday, killing three security personnel and wounding several others, including women and children. Simko Ali, head of Kullajo direct ...

Kurdish Yezidi Girl Faces Former IS Captor: “Why? I was Only 14”

BAS News - 2019-11-30 10:54
ERBIL — Kurdish Yezidi survivor of Islamic State (IS) brutality faced her captor years after she escaped the jihadists group, collapsing soon after speaking with the handcuffed man who had raped her while She was only 14 years old. Ashwaq Ta’lo made the ...

IS Mortar Attack Wounds Several Civilians, Security Forces in Jalawla

BAS News - 2019-11-29 22:48
ERBIL - The jihadists of the Islamic State (IS) attacked Jalawla, in south of disputed Kurdish province of Kirkuk, on Friday night, resulting in the wounding of several civilians and security forces. Speaking to BasNews, Luqman Mohammed, an eyewitness, p ...

Assad says Islamic State members in Syrian Kurdish jails to stand local trial

E-Kurd - 2019-11-28 17:24
DAMASCUS, Syria,— Syrian President Bashar Assad said in remarks published Wednesday that members of the Islamic State group held in the country will stand trial in local courts specialized in terrorism cases. Assad made his comments in an interview with ...

The conversation: 5 years after Islamic State massacre, Yazidi people (Iraqi minority) are transformed by trauma

Justice for Kurds - 2019-11-28 06:06
It’s been five years since the Islamic State killed 3,100 Yazidi people in Iraq – mostly men and the elderly – forced 6,800 women and children into sexual slavery, marriage or religious conversion and sent hundreds of thousands fleeing. The Islamic State ...

Assad: Islamic State members in Syrian Kurds jails to stand local trial - Middle East - Stripes

Stripes - 2019-11-27 19:43

Assad: IS members in Syrian Kurds jails to stand local trial

Washington Post - 2019-11-27 14:48
Syrian President Bashar Assad says members of the Islamic State group held in the country will stand trial in local courts specialized in cases of terrorism ...

Denmark strips 2 ISIS members of their nationality

ANF - 2019-11-27 14:10
The Danish government confirmed today that two dual Danish nationals who joined the Islamic State group in Syria have been stripped of their citizenship under a new law applied for the first time. ...

U.N. investigators eye 160 Islamic State militants over Yazidi massacres

E-Kurd - 2019-11-27 14:00
UNITED NATIONS,— United Nations investigators have so far identified 160 Islamic State militants accused of massacres of Yazidis in northern Iraq in 2014 and are building legal cases against them, the head of the team told the U.N. Security Council on Tu ...

Iraqi Forces Destroy IS Hideout after Killing a Jihadist in Kirkuk

BAS News - 2019-11-27 13:57
ERBIL — Iraqi forces discovered an Islamic State (IS) hideout in Kirkuk province and destroyed it during a precise operation, federal police said in a statement. One jihadist was killed during the operation which took place in Abu Shahma area. A member o ...

U.S. wants to bolster fight against Islamic State after its leader's death - Reuters

Reuters - 2019-11-27 10:16

UN Investigative Team Identifies 160 IS Jihadists Suspected of Crimes Against Yezidis

BAS News - 2019-11-27 09:24
ERBIL — The United Nations Investigative Team for the Accountability of Islamic State crimes (UNITAD) has identified up to 160 Islamic State (IS) jihadists who committed atrocities against Kurdish Yezidis during the groups’ genocidal attack on Sinjar. Ka ...

Islamic State Names New Leader to Succeed Baghdadi - WSJ

WSJ - 2019-11-27 03:41

Iraqi air force drops Paveway II laser-guided bombs on ISIS positions near Tikrit

The Defense Post - 2019-11-26 23:13
Iraqi Air Force F-16 fight jets dropped GBU-10 Paveway II laser-guided bombs on Islamic State positions in northern Iraq The post Iraqi air force drops Paveway II laser-guided bombs on ISIS positions near Tikrit appeared first on The Defense Post. ...

U.N. investigators eye 160 Islamic State militants over Yazidi massacres

Reuters - 2019-11-26 23:11
United Nations investigators have so far identified 160 Islamic State militants accused of massacres of Yazidis in northern Iraq in 2014 and are building legal cases against them, the head of the team told the U.N. Security Council on Tuesday. ...

Trump parades Baghdadi dog

BBC - 2019-11-26 00:03
The president honoured Conan, who was injured in the US raid that killed the Islamic State group leader. ...

PM Barzani Reaffirms Peshmerga's Commitment to Regional Security

BAS News - 2019-11-25 23:41
ERBIL - Kurdistan Region Prime Minister Masrour Barzani has reaffirmed the Peshmerga forces' commitment to the regional security and the fight against the Islamic State (IS). The Kurdish premier made the remarks during a meeting with John Rood, the US Un ...

European police knocked out internet servers used by Islamic State

E-Kurd - 2019-11-25 19:09
THE HAGUE,— European police agencies have knocked out several internet servers used by Islamic State in a significant blow to the armed group’s ability to spread propaganda online, the Europol police agency said on Monday. The move shut down a large numb ...

The Latest: US, Kurds target Islamic State in joint action | KAALTV.com

Kaaltv - 2019-11-25 06:29

IS Attacks Iraqi Army in Jalawla: Casualties Reported

BAS News - 2019-11-24 22:08
ERBIL - The Islamic State (IS) insurgents carried out an attack on the Iraqi army in Jalawla, south of Kirkuk, on Sunday night, with casualties reported. Confirming to BasNews, Mahmood Dalo, a Kurdistan Democratic Party's (KDP) representative to the area ...

Iraq to Renovate Abu Ghraib Prison: Source

BAS News - 2019-11-24 20:54
ERBIL - The Iraqi government has plans to renovate Abu Ghraib prison in efforts to receive thousands of Islamic State (IS) prisoners, an Iraqi source revealed on Sunday. According to the source, the government has cancelled previous plans to destroy the ...

The Latest: US, Kurds target Islamic State in joint action - StarTribune.com

Startribune - 2019-11-24 15:50

The Latest: US, Kurds target Islamic State in joint action

Washington Post - 2019-11-24 06:54
American-led forces and their Syrian Kurdish allies have carried out their biggest joint operation against the Islamic State in Syria since President Donald Trump ordered a pullback of U.S. forces there ...

US, SDF to Resume Anti-IS Operations in Syria

BAS News - 2019-11-23 22:32
ERBIL - The US Central Command chief General Kenneth McKenzie revealed on Saturday that the US forces cooperatively with the Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) will resume the fight against the Islamic State (IS) in Syria soon. "Now I’ve got abou ...

Syrian Kurds say repatriated Islamic State U.S. child, German and children

E-Kurd - 2019-11-23 17:43
QAMISHLO, Syrian Kurdistan,— Syria’s Kurds have handed over an American toddler and three German children and their mother to their respective governments, a Kurdish official and a Kurdish source said on Saturday. After years of leading the battle agains ...

Iraqi, Coalition Forces Arrest IS Logistic Official, Kill Several Jihadists

BAS News - 2019-11-23 12:38
ERBIL — Iraqi security forces and the warplanes of the US-led Coalition carried out separate operations in Iraq on Friday, during which they arrested an Islamic State (IS) logistics official and killed several jihadists belonging to the group. “An intern ...

Britain repatriates some Islamic State orphans left in Syria

E-Kurd - 2019-11-22 13:28
LONDON,— Britain said on Thursday it had arranged for some orphans to be brought home from Syria, joining Germany, Belgium and Australia in repatriating children whose parents were suspected members of Islamic State. Britain has generally been reluctant ...

US withdrawal enabling Islamic State to regroup in Syria, Pentagon says

Irishtimes - 2019-11-22 02:11

Timeline of the rise and fall of the Islamic State group - POLITICO

Politico - 2019-11-22 01:53

11-month old ISIS orphan handed over to Danish delegation

ANF - 2019-11-21 15:47
The autonomous administration of North and East Syria has handed over an eleven-month-old baby to Denmark. The parents belonged to the jihadist militia "Islamic State" and died. ...

KRG Devising New Framework to Find and Free Yezidi Abductees

BAS News - 2019-11-21 13:49
ERBIL — With he recent developments and after the territorial defeat of the Islamic State (IS), the Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) is devising a new framework to find and rescue the remaining Yezidi abductees. In August 2014, after IS jihadists over ...

Islamic State supporters escape in Syria as US pulls back

KMVT - 2019-11-21 13:28

IS Attacks Hashd al-Shaabi near Khanaqin

BAS News - 2019-11-21 09:19
ERBIL - The pro-Iranian Hashd al-Shaabi came under attack by the Islamic State (IS) jihadists near the disputed town of Khanaqin on Thursday. Confirming to BasNews, Adnan Mohammed, head of the local administration of Sharaban town, in Diyala, said that t ...

Islamic State claims responsibility for killing 30 Malian soldiers

Yahoo - 2019-11-20 20:28

Germany arrests citizen accused of Islamic State membership upon return home

Yahoo - 2019-11-20 15:09

Afghanistan’s president claims victory over Islamic State

E-Kurd - 2019-11-20 14:44
JALALABAD, Afghanistan,— Security forces have “obliterated” Islamic State (IS) militants in Afghanistan, President Ashraf Ghani said on Tuesday, hours after a prisoner swap with Taliban insurgents raised hopes of a lull in violence in the country. More t ...

Islamic State exploited Turkey’s Syria invasion, drawdown of U.S. troops: Pentagon report

E-Kurd - 2019-11-20 14:44
WASHINGTON,— Islamic State has exploited Turkey’s incursion into Syrian Kurdistan, the Kurdish region in northeastern Syria, and the drawdown of U.S. troops from the region, according to a report published on Tuesday by the Pentagon’s Inspector General, ...

Islamic State supporters escape in Syria as US pulls back

Cbs19news - 2019-11-20 14:16

US Sanctions People, Networks Accused of Supporting Islamic State | Voice of America - English

Voanews - 2019-11-20 12:59

SA police seek to control movement and social media of former Islamic State suspect Zainab Abdirahman-Khalif - ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

ABC - 2019-11-20 09:50

Turkey says it will repatriate most IS detainees by year-end

Reuters - 2019-11-19 23:24
Turkey will have repatriated most of its Islamic State detainees to their home countries by the end of the year, Interior Minister Suleyman Soylu said on Tuesday, a week after Turkish authorities began the repatriation program. ...

IS exploited Turkey's Syria invasion, drawdown of U.S. troops: Pentagon report

Reuters - 2019-11-19 23:24
Islamic State has exploited Turkey's incursion into northeastern Syria and the drawdown of U.S. troops from the region, according to a report published on Tuesday by the Pentagon's Inspector General, adding that the militant group will likely have the "ti ...

Iraqi Official Warns of IS Plot to Release Prisoners in Iraq and Syria

BAS News - 2019-11-19 23:05
ERBIL - Director of Iraqi Military Intelligence Major General Saad al-Alaq has warned of a plot by the Islamic State (IS) leaders to release the group's prisoners held in Iraq and Syria. Speaking to CNN, Alaq pointed out that a number of IS senior leader ...

U.S. blacklists two Turkish men for support of ISIS

ANF - 2019-11-19 08:18
Turkey-based Sahloul Money Exchange Company, Al-Sultan Money Transfer Company and ACL Ithalat Ihracat were targeted for providing financial and logistical support to Islamic State, as were Turkish nationals Ismail Bayaltun and his brother Ahmet Bayaltun. ...

Total of 2,893 Kurdish Yezidis Still Missing Despite IS’s Defeat

BAS News - 2019-11-18 11:31
ERBIL — A total of 2,893 Kurdish Yezidi men, women, and children are still missing months after the last inches of territory was liberated from the Islamic State (IS) to mark the end of the so-called Caliphate. The IS jihadists abducted 6,417 Yezidis in ...

Islamic State supporters escape in Syria as US pulls back

WITN - 2019-11-18 09:59

German ISIS returnee arrested in Frankfurt

ANF - 2019-11-17 11:44
German citizen Nasim A. was arrested at Frankfurt airport after her deportation from Turkey. The Federal High Court issued an arrest warrant for membership in the "Islamic State". ...

Four Relatives of Baghdadi Captured in Turkey

BAS News - 2019-11-16 15:33
ERBIL - Turkish police said on Saturday that it had captured four close relatives of the former leader of the Islamic State (IS), Abu Bakir Al-Baghdadi, during an operation based in Turkey's central Anatolian province of Kirsehir. According to state medi ...

Germany arrests woman, accused of joining IS, on return home

Seattle Times - 2019-11-16 12:16
BERLIN (AP) — A German woman accused of joining the Islamic State group in Syria and marrying an IS fighter has been arrested on arrival in Germany. Federal prosecutors said the woman, identified only as Nasim A., was arrested Friday evening. They said S ...

Islamic State supporters escape in Syria as US pulls back

WEAU - 2019-11-16 07:32

Concern Islamic State May Not Have Suffered 'Enduring Defeat' - OpEd - Eurasia Review

Eurasiareview - 2019-11-16 03:27

Islamic State supporters escape in Syria as US pulls back

KY3 - 2019-11-15 21:44

Rudaw: At least 8 ISIS members among Turkish-backed proxies: Syrian Observatory for Human Rights

Justice for Kurds - 2019-11-15 20:55
ERBIL, Kurdistan Region – There are at least eight cases of proven Islamic State (ISIS) members being embedded in the ranks of the Turkish-backed Syrian National Army (SNA) according to Rami Abdulrahman, the chief of the UK-based watchdog organization Syr ...

Iraqi Army Kills Five IS Militants in Mount Hamrin

BAS News - 2019-11-15 19:18
ERBIL - The Iraqi army killed on Friday five militants of the Islamic State (IS) in Mount Hamrin, in the province of Diyala. Confirming to BasNews, Nihad Mohammed, a spokesperson for Diyala Police, said that the insurgents were targeted during an operati ...

U.S. Troops Still Fighting Islamic State Remnants in Syria

Breitbart - 2019-11-15 09:36

US, Europeans clash on jihadists' fate in Islamic State talks

Yahoo - 2019-11-15 07:47

Mike Pompeo: Anti-ISIS coalition shifts focus to Africa's Sahel region

Washington Times - 2019-11-15 06:09
The global coalition to defeat Islamic State is focusing new attention on a region in North and West Africa as the terror group's "caliphate" has been mostly abolished in Syria and Iraq, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said Thursday. "West Africa and the ...

US gives assurances on Islamic State fight but asks allies for more

France24 - 2019-11-15 01:06

Pompeo Urges Coalition to Repatriate IS Detainees

BAS News - 2019-11-14 19:36
ERBIL - US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo urged on Thursday the members of the international coalition to repatriate the Islamic State (IS) detainees who are held in Syria. Pompeo made the call at the opening of a meeting of foreign ministers from the gl ...

Turkey to deport American Islamic State detainee after Greece slams door - Reuters

Reuters - 2019-11-14 17:41

French Prime Minister says resurgence of Islamic State is inevitable due to Turkish offensive

RFI - 2019-11-14 16:22

[PICTURES]: Seven IS Hideouts Destroyed in Kirkuk

BAS News - 2019-11-14 14:30
ERBIL — Iraqi security forces destroyed seven hideouts in Kirkuk used by Islamic State (IS) sleeper cells. Iraqi War Media Cell confirmed the report in a statement on Thursday, saying that the hideouts were destroyed during an operation near Ramal villag ...

Islamic State: What happens to those expelled by Turkey? - BBC News

BBC - 2019-11-14 11:31

Islamic State: What happens to those expelled by Turkey? - BBC News

BBC - 2019-11-14 08:10

US Troops in Syria "Only" for Oil: Trump

BAS News - 2019-11-14 00:06
ERBIL - US President Donald Trump has once again stressed in the fact that his country's troops are in Syria "only for oil." The Pentagon has previously said that Washington's mission in Syria is to fight the remnants of the Islamic State (IS), but Trump ...

U.S. forces say they’ll redeploy, work with Kurds to continue pressure on Islamic State - National | Globalnews.ca

Globalnews - 2019-11-13 23:46

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