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Daesh controls one-fifth of Iraq's 10,000 world-renowned historical sites. (AFP/File)
July 02, 2015 - 17:55 GMT
UNESCO head Irina Bokova met with experts in London to discuss the extent of looting of ancient sites by the Daesh group.
Japanese journalist Kenji Goto was one of 71 journalists killed in the first six months of 2015. (AFP/File)
July 02, 2015 - 14:41 GMT
War in the Middle East is being blamed for a seven percent rise in the number of journalists killed in the first six months of this year.
In October media reports said Daesh beheaded nine Kurdish fighters, three of them women. (AFP/File)
July 02, 2015 - 08:50 GMT
A cursory Google image search says otherwise.
Images were uploaded of a bag that seemed to sport a Daesh flag. (AFP/File)
July 02, 2015 - 05:43 GMT
Images were uploaded of a bag that seemed to sport a Daesh flag.
The Iraqi Ministry of Human Rights reported 4,722 people have been killed since June 2014. (AFP/File)
July 02, 2015 - 05:00 GMT
The Iraqi Ministry of Human Rights reported 4,722 people have been killed since June 2014.
Egyptian security sources told Arabic news Wednesday more than 60 soldiers were killed. (AFP/File)
July 01, 2015 - 11:29 GMT
Egyptian security sources told Arabic news Wednesday at least 70 soldiers were killed.
Iraqi army soldiers stand before a conference on fighting Daesh attended by Iraq's tribal leaders, militiamen and members of the government, at the Al-Asad air base, in Iraq's mainly Sunni Anbar province. (AFP/File)
June 30, 2015 - 17:00 GMT
Iraqi soldiers have retaken full control of Jebbeh near the city of Hit in Anbar province.
Walmart issued an apology after the retail giant designed a cake with a Daesh flag. (AFP/Frederic J. Brown)
June 30, 2015 - 12:22 GMT
Walmart may want to look into some cultural sensitivity training.
While al-Qaeda claims to be fighting for the establishment of an Islamic State, Daesh purports to be one. (AFP/File)
June 30, 2015 - 09:57 GMT
While al-Qaeda claims to be fighting for the establishment of an Islamic State, Daesh purports to be one.
Iraqi medics attend to a wounded man at a hospital in Fallujah, west of Baghdad, on May 17, 2013 following a bomb blast in a coffee shop (AFP/File)
June 30, 2015 - 05:00 GMT
At least 71 civilians have been killed and 90 injured since the beginning of Ramadan due to the repeated shelling of Fallujah city in Iraq’s western Anbar province
North Oil Company COO Saad al-Kabalaie was killed after attackers forced him to stop his vehicle. (AFP/File)
June 28, 2015 - 15:54 GMT
North Oil Company COO Saad al-Kabalaie was killed after attackers forced him to stop his vehicle.