Iraq

Iraqi forces in control of 80% of Eastern Mosul

Iraq’s Counter-Terrorism Service (CTS) says government forces have liberated at least 80 percent of eastern Mosul from the grip of Takfiri Daesh militants as part of a major anti-terror operation ...

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Iraqi Hashad Sha’abi fighters gearing up for Mosul operation

Iraqi fighters from the Popular Mobilization Units are reportedly moving their heavy military equipment and armored vehicles to the western flank of Mosul in preparation from an anti-Daesh offensive. Abu ...

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Nineveh operation in final phase: Iraqi premier

Iraq’s Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi says the counter-terrorism push against Daesh in the northwestern province of Nineveh is in its final phase. Speaking Sunday on the occasion of Iraqi Armed ...

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Another car bombing hits Baghdad’s Sadr City

Another car bomb explosion has hit Sadr City of the Iraqi capital Baghdad, leaving at least 13 people dead and some 50 more wounded. On Sunday, a bomber detonated an explosives-laden ...

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Iraqi Special Forces liberate 4 more districts in eastern Mosul

Iraqi forces retake four neighborhoods east of Mosul, as part of the major operation to liberate the flashpoint northern city form Daesh terrorists. The commander of Nineveh Liberation Operation, General Abdul Amir ...

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