As Iraqi-led forces continue to press forward toward Mosul to push the Islamic State out of the country's second-largest city, forces East of the city have besieged Qaraqosh, a town 20 miles Southeast.. Christian Post
Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi said on Thursday the offensive against Islamic State (IS) in Mosul was progressing more quickly than originally planned.
"The forces are pushing towards the town.. DNA
Iraqi military forces continued their drive towards Mosul on October 19, clearing landmines and other explosives in the Khazir area east of the city, according to an RFE/RL reporter traveling with the.. Source: Storyful Studio -
Dozens of Yazidi women captured and enslaved by ISIS in 2014 have been moved from Mosul in Iraq to the Syrian city of Raqqa, according to a statement from the UK-based Syrian Observatory for Human.. Source: Wochit News -
Donald Trump: Iran should write us a thank you letter (CNN)Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump suggested Wednesday that Iraqi forces have launched a major, months-long offensive on an ISIS.. Source: Wochit News -
Kurdish Peshmerga forces uncovered a tunnel made by Islamic State fighters in a mosque in Sheikh Amir, a village on the road to Mosul, on Wednesday, October 19, after liberating the area from the.. Source: Storyful Studio -
This operation against the Islamic State in Mosul is the largest deployment of Iraqi forces since the 2003 US invasion.
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--> Thu, 20 Oct 2016-09:40am , PTI Major General Gary Volesky, who heads the anti-IS coalition's land component said, "We are telling Daesh (IS) that their leaders are abandoning them. We've seen a.. WorldNews Also reported by •Firstpost •Deccan Herald •Raw Story
TAZA, Iraq ― Four-year-old Fatima was playing outside when the rockets started falling. It was far from the first time her town had endured a barrage of terror from the self-described Islamic State,.. Huffington Post
QAYARA AIR BASE, Iraq (AP) — For Saif, an Iraqi army corporal, the battle for Mosul is intensely personal. Over the course of two years of Islamic State rule, the extremists destroyed his home,.. Seattle Times Also reported by •FOXNews.com
US Army Apache attack helicopters have entered the battle for Mosul in support of Iraqi forces fighting the Islamic State terror group, the head of the famed 101st Airborne Division running the.. FOXNews.com