It is unclear if the attack was deliberate or an accident due to expired food. (AFP/File)
July 07, 2015 - 13:30 GMT
Nearly 150 Daesh militants sat down for a group Iftar in Mosul when they became ill from poisoned food. So far, 45 have died as a result.
Child abductions have totaled 1,420 since Daesh took control of the city over a year ago, an official said Tuesday.
July 07, 2015 - 07:45 GMT
Child abductions have totaled 1,420 since Daesh took control of the city over a year ago, an official said Tuesday.
The subreddit users take footage of extremist attacks out of context to create parody videos. (AFP/File)
July 06, 2015 - 17:22 GMT
Funny or insensitive? You can be the judge.
A file picture released on July 1, 2014 by the Iraqi Ministry of Defense shows a Sukhoi Su-25 fighter jet recently delivered by Russia sitting at an army base in the capital Baghdad. (Image: Iraqi Ministry of Defense)
July 06, 2015 - 14:00 GMT
A technical issue aboard an Iraqi warplane caused a bomb to accidental drop in Baghdad, killing seven people.
Dozens of militants were killed, according to a statement by Iraq's Ministry of Defense. (AFP/File)
July 06, 2015 - 11:00 GMT
Dozens of Daesh extremists were killed by Iraqi security forces backed by volunteer Shia fighters Sunday.
The Egyptian Foreign Ministry said certain terms
July 05, 2015 - 16:15 GMT
"Savages" made the list of acceptable terms to use.
The refinery town of Baiji has changed hands several times since it was first seized by Daesh in June 2014. (AFP/File)
July 05, 2015 - 14:16 GMT
Two Daesh suicide bombs preceded an attack on the the northern Iraqi town of Baiji, home to Iraq's largest oil refinery, forcing army troops and Shiite militia out of the town center.
Fighter jets from the Iraqi air force. (AFP/File)
July 05, 2015 - 10:30 GMT
The self-proclaimed governor for the town of al-Rutbah, along with a number of other militants, were killed in airstrikes in Anbar province.
Iraqi Shiite fighters from the Popular Mobilization units wave their guns in the town of Baiji north of Tikrit, as they fight alongside Iraqi forces agains tDaesh to try to retake the strategic northern Iraqi town for a second time, on July 2, 2015. Baghdad regained control of Baiji. (AFP/Ahmad al-Rubaye)
July 05, 2015 - 07:38 GMT
Daesh remains in control of approximately 40 percent of Iraqi territory, including vast oil fields.
An elderly displaced Iraqi woman, who fled her home in the city of Ramadi after it was seized by Daesh, stands at a makeshift camp for internally displaced persons (IDP) in Baghdad, on June 30, 2015. (AFP/Ahmad al-Rubaye)
July 05, 2015 - 07:05 GMT
Iraqi Parliament Speaker Salim al-Jabour highlighted that few families return to their homes because of the "the conditions imposed upon them by some entities that attribute themselves to al-Hashd al-Shaabi and the armed forces.”
An Iraqi soldier travels away from Mosul after Daesh's takeover of the city in June 2014.  (AFP/Marwan Ibrahim)
July 05, 2015 - 05:00 GMT
Iraqi jets flew over Daesh-controlled Mosul over the weekend, dropping pamphlets promising to retake the city from the extremist group.