Turkey urges ground operations against IS in Syria and Iraq
04-22 22:00
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan Wednesday urged the coalition to launch ground operations against the Islamic State (IS) along with the ongoing airstrikes in Syria and Iraq.
Iraqi forces free new areas from IS militants in Iraq's Ramadi
04-21 22:20
Iraqi security forces on Tuesday retook control of more districts in the city of Ramadi, the capital of Anbar province, after heavy clashes with the Islamic State (IS) militants, provincial security sources said.
Iraqi president visits Turkey to discuss IS challenge
04-21 17:36
As Iraqi President Fuad Masum kicks off his visit to Turkey on Tuesday, the security threats posed by the Islamic State (IS) militants are expected to be one of the key topics between the two nations' leaders.
Iraqi forces gain more ground from IS in Anbar province
04-20 20:40
Iraqi security forces on Monday continued battles against Islamic State (IS) militants and seized new areas in Ramadi, the capital of Iraq's western province of Anbar, security and medical sources said.
UN mission appeals for aid to massive displaced in Iraq
04-19 18:14
More than 90,000 people are fleeing violence in Iraq's western province of Anbar and need urgent humanitarian assistance, UN Assistance Mission for Iraq (UNAMI) said in a statement on Sunday.
Iraqi forces recapture largest oil refinery in Salahudin province
04-18 20:08
Iraqi security forces on Saturday retook control of the oil refinery in Salahudin province after heavy clashes with the Islamic State (IS) militants, a provincial official said.
U.S. condemns deadly attack near American consulate in Iraq's Arbil
04-18 08:58
The United States on Friday slammed a car-bombing attack near the U.S. consulate in the Iraqi city of Arbil, in which three civilians were killed.
Battles against IS militants persist, as bomb attacks hit Iraq
04-18 04:30
Iraqi security forces and allied militias continued on Friday heavy battles with the IS militants, while bomb attacks struck Baghdad and the U.S. consulate in the semi-autonomous region of Kurdistan.