At least 5 policemen killed in attack by IS in Iraq's Samarra
11-28 21:27
At least five policemen were killed on Monday when suicide bombers of the Islamic State (IS) group attacked the city of Samarra in Iraq's northern central province of Salahudin, a provincial security source said.
68,000 individuals have fled Iraq's Mosul as fighting rages: IOM
11-22 20:53
Some 68,100 individuals have fled the Iraqi city of Mosul since military operations to recapture one of the Islamic State (IS)'s last strongholds began on Oct. 17, the International Organization for Migration (IOM) said Tuesday.
Iraqi paramilitary forces launch operation to encircle IS-held Tal Afar
11-22 18:27
The Iraqi paramilitary units of Hashd Shaabi on Tuesday launched an operation to encircle the town of Tal Afar before storming it to drive out the Islamic State (IS) militants, a military statement said.
Iraqi forces kill 43 IS militants in attacks south of Mosul
11-19 19:41
Iraqi security forces on Saturday repelled attacks of Islamic State (IS) militants in south of Mosul, killing 43 IS militants and capturing 11 others, security sources said.
6 suicide bombers, 6 people killed in clashes near Iraq's Karbala
11-14 16:39
The Iraqi security forces on Monday killed six suicide bombers who tried to carry out attacks in a town near the holy Shiite city of Karbala in central Iraq, leaving six people killed, an Interior Ministry spokesman said.
Close to 48,000 displaced since beginning of Mosul operations: UNHCR
11-11 21:11
A number of 47,730 civilians have fled their homes since military operations to retake the Islamic State (IS) controlled Iraqi city of Mosul began last month, the UN Refugee Agency (UNHCR) reported Friday.
Up to 43 killed in triple attacks in Iraq's Salahudin
11-06 21:13
The death toll from two bombings and a gunfire attack that hit Iraq's Salahudin province Sunday rose to 43, including four Iranian pilgrims, a provincial security source said.
Iraqi forces retake last town south of Mosul
11-06 15:37
Iraqi security forces advancing northward along the Tigris River towards Mosul on Saturday recaptured the last town south of the city, as battles continued against Islamic State (IS) militants in the eastern part of Mosul.