Iraqi forces recapture areas around IS-held Ramadi
10-07 22:18
Iraqi security forces on Wednesday retook control of several areas from the Islamic State (IS) militants around the city of Ramadi, the capital of the western province of Anbar, a military spokesman and provincial security source said.
Iraq may ask for Russian air strikes on IS soon
10-07 20:53
Iraq may ask Russia to carry out air strikes against the Islamic State (IS) militant group in the country soon, head of the parliament security and defense committee said on Wednesday.
At least 51 people killed in car bomb attacks, 70 executed by IS in Iraq
10-06 08:44
A total of 51 people were killed and 92 others wounded on Monday in a wave of car bomb attacks in southern and central Iraq, while the Islamic State (IS) militant group executed some 70 men from an anti-IS Sunni tribe in the province of Anbar, police sources and tribal leader said.
IS militants execute 70 tribesmen in western Iraq
10-05 18:10
The Islamic State (IS) militant group executed some 70 men from an anti-IS Sunni tribe in Iraq's western province of Anbar on Monday, the tribal chief said.
24 killed in Baghdad twin suicide attacks
10-04 08:49
Up to 24 people were killed and 61 others wounded on Saturday in two suicide car bomb attacks in northern the Iraqi capital of Baghdad, a police source said.
At least 717 people killed in Iraq's violence in September: UN
10-02 22:05
A total of 717 Iraqis were killed and 1,216 others injured in terrorist attacks and violence in September, the UN Assistance Mission for Iraq (UNAMI) said in a statement on Friday.
35 killed in bomb attacks, clashes with IS militants in Iraq
09-29 08:42
A total of 35 people were killed on Monday in bomb attacks and clashes with Islamic State (IS) militants in Iraq's western province of Anbar, security sources said.
16 kidnapped Turkish workers freed in Iraq
09-28 15:58
Sixteen Turkish workers held in Iraq since early September have been released, a group purportedly behind the kidnapping said in an online statement on Monday.