Iraq

Official: Iraqi forces control 97% of western Mosul

Iraqi government forces are in control over 97 percent of territories at the western side of Mosul, a municipal official said Sunday as battles against the Islamic State near a ...

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More villages liberated in Qairawan, west of Mosul

The paramilitary troops have freed three villages in Qairawan region, near Mosul, on the fifth day of an offensive launched to drive Islamic State out of the region. A statement ...

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Mass ISIS members grave found in western Mosul

A mass grave of ISIS members was found Monday at a district retaken by Iraqi security forces in western Mosul as operations to clear the region from militants reach their final ...

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Iraqi figure decries inaction on Saudi crackdown in Awamiya

Secretary general of Iraq’s al-Nujaba Movement, a major Shiite resistance group, deplored the international community’s muted response to the Saudi regime’s repressive measures against Shiite people in the town of ...

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ISIS kill over 140 civilians in Mosul: Report

The Daesh (ISIL or ISIS) terrorist group executed at least 145 civilians, including women and children, for trying to flee the western part of the Iraqi city of Mosul, a ...

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