Artillery fire and coalition aircraft pounded ISIS positions in the Iraqi city Sunday night into Monday. Humanitarian workers are prepping for scenarios as varied as thousands being trapped as human.. Christian Science Monitor
American warplanes and Special Operation commandos help launch one of the biggest offensives against ISIS in Iraq. Also, the firebombing of a Republican office in North Carolina is being called.. Source: CBS News -
The battle to recapture the Iraqi city of Mosul – the capital of ISIL’s so-called caliphate – has begun.
The long awaited assault is being carried out by Kurdish Peshmerga, Iraqi government and.. Source: euronews (in English) -
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QAYYARAH, Iraq ― For over two years, heavily armed men from the so-called Islamic State dictated nearly every aspect of life for women in this northern Iraqi town.
Women were forced to hide.. Huffington Post
As the Syrian refugee crisis continues to worsen, the United Nations warns of another massive crisis in the Middle East. The battle against ISIS is moving towards the city of Mosul, which is ISIS's.. Huffington Post
As the Iraqi army, backed by US airstrikes, attempts to take back the city of Mosul from ISIS we can't forget about humanitarian aid to civilians. When the guns start firing, Iraqi families are going.. Huffington Post