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An American soldier stands guard at the Taji base complex, which hosts Iraqi and US troops. (AFP/Ali al-Saadi)
May 22, 2015 - 06:00 GMT
A British national was convicted on Thursday of killing a US soldier in a roadside bombing in September 2007.
An image made available by the extremist Twitter account al-Baraka news, showing Daesh militants on a newly cut road through the Syrian-Iraqi border between the Iraqi Nineveh province and the Syrian town of al-Hasakah. (AFP/File)
May 22, 2015 - 00:25 GMT
Several officials confirmed Daesh has taken control of the border crossing in the Homs province.
Daesh has stepped up its campaign in Ramadi since last Sunday. (AFP)
May 21, 2015 - 19:41 GMT
Reports indicate that over 40,000 people have escaped Daesh in Ramadi, the capital of Anbar province in Iraq.
No, Hollywood star turned anti-Daesh fighter Michael Enright was not arrested by the YPG in Syria. (AFP/File)
May 21, 2015 - 18:35 GMT
Watch a Reddit news "exclusive" go delightfully wrong.
Foreign involvement and internal turmoil has sent many of these MENA countries into a corruption black hole. (AFP/File)
May 21, 2015 - 17:56 GMT
Here are the MENA countries that made it to the top ten list no one wants to be on.
Islamic laws haven't stopped this group of atheists from producing their own secular programming. (YouTube)
May 21, 2015 - 14:26 GMT
Islamic laws haven't stopped this group of atheists from producing their own secular programming.
A screenshot shows a Daesh militant holding up a black flag in the Iraqi city of Ramadi, May 18, 2015. (AFP/File)
May 21, 2015 - 08:35 GMT
French authorities confirmed Wednesday they would hold a meeting with the international community on how to stop Daesh militants in Iraq and Syria.
An image grab taken from a video allegedly shows Daesh fighters in a street of Ramadi, the Iraqi capital of Anbar province. (AFP/AAMAQ NEWS AGENCY)
May 21, 2015 - 08:08 GMT
Major General Hadi al-Rzayej will replace Kadhim al-Fahdawi after his security forces failed to rid Ramadi of Daesh.
The former US secretary of state admitted she made a mistake in voting for the American invasion of Iraq. (AFP/File)
May 20, 2015 - 11:20 GMT
Former US secretary of state Hillary Clinton admitted she made a mistake by voting in favor of the 2003 invasion of Iraq by American forces.
Iraqi fighters from the Shiite Muslim Al-Abbas Popular Mobilization unit hold up their weapons in the area surrounding the village of Nukhayb in the embattled Anbar province west of the capital Baghdad, on May 19, 2015. (AFP/Mohammed Sawaf)
May 19, 2015 - 19:00 GMT
The president of Anbar Provincial Council, Sabah Karhoot, announced that the Popular Mobilization brigades and Iraqi forces control the areas od al-Sajariyah, al-Sufiyah, and areas near al-Mallab,
Muath Kasasbeh's execution video shocked Jordan in February and prompted the kingdom to intensify bombing efforts against Daesh in Syria. (AFP/File)
May 19, 2015 - 13:09 GMT
Remember Abu Sayyaf? The key Daesh figure the Pentagon killed in a special forces raid on Saturday? Turns out, he may have also been a key figure in the execution of Jordanian pilot Muath al-Kasasbeh in January.