Announcement comes three months after army launches campaign to ‘liberate’ Daesh-held city
The head of Iraq's elite Counter-Terror Service, which has been doing most of the fighting in Mosul, as well as Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi announced Wednesday that the city's east bank had been "liberated".
Bond guarantee to support Iraq in fight against ISIL
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Iraqi authorities typically blame such attacks on embattled ISIL extremist group
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Curfew declared in Baqubah.
Jan. 6 airstrikes carried out in Qandil region, Turkish military says
Army counter-extremism forces recapture Nineveh’s provincial HQ from ISIL extremist group
Turkey currently training forces at camp just northeast of Mosul
Government decides to continue training mission for Kurdish Peshmerga until next year amid continuing threat posed by ISIL
Kurdish MP warns of potentially adverse effect on relations if ‘Turkey’s enemies’ remain in Iraq
Turkish military will stay in Iraq until ISIL extremists are removed from the region, says Turkish defense minister
Airstrikes take place in the Zap, Gara, Hakurkm and Avasin-Basyan regions Tuesday night
Aborted rally organized by Iraq’s Sadrist movement to protest capital’s rapidly deteriorating security situation
Baghdad's forces have retaken a series of areas in eastern Mosul since launching an operation to recapture the city from the Islamic State group on October 17, but the west remains under IS control.
Thousands leave city in days as Iraqi army launches second phase of effort to remove ISIL terrorists
Reports are emerging of coalition warplanes hitting convoy of civilian vehicles and residential neighborhood in Mosul
"A soldier at the gate of Jamila market opened fire on a suicide car bomb after noticing a suspect vehicle but the terrorist blew up his car," interior ministry spokesman Saad Maan said.
Extremists carry out two deadly howitzer attacks in ISIL stronghold