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The international coalition campaign is now in its ninth month. (AFP/File)
June 03, 2015 - 09:35 GMT
US Deputy Secretary of State Antony Blinken said more than 10,000 Daesh militants since the international coalition began its campaign nine months ago.
Iraqi pro-government militiamen hold a position on a road after liberating a town from Daesh north of Baghdad on June 2, 2015. (AFP/Mohammed Sawaf)
June 03, 2015 - 08:33 GMT
With Iraq's various ethnic groups fighting for their own interests, Iraq stands no chance in the battle against Daesh.
British Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond made the announcement during an anti-Daesh summit in Paris, June 2, 2015. (AFP/File)
June 03, 2015 - 08:00 GMT
British Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond said the UK would send $3.1 million to a special UN fund to combat Daesh.
Iraqi Sunni volunteers from the Anbar province, who joined Iraq's Popular Mobilization force as part of government efforts to make the fight against Daesh a cross-sectarian drive, take part in their first training session in Habaniyah, west of Baghdad on May 27, 2015. (AFP/Azhar Shallal)
June 03, 2015 - 07:30 GMT
The Iraqi airforce hit Daesh targets west of the provincial capital, Ramadi, as well as in the regions of Anah and Rawah.
A pro-government militiaman holds position after battling Daesh, 70 kilometres north of Baghdad, June 2, 2015. (AFP/File)
June 03, 2015 - 07:00 GMT
The White House confirmed Tuesday sending anti-tank missiles to Iraqi forces fighting Daesh militants across the country.
The Haditha Dam overlooking the Euphatres River. (AFP/Jaime Razuri)
June 02, 2015 - 15:00 GMT
Water cuts could cause more Iraqis to flee the city of Ramadi, increasing the number if internally displaced people.
US-led coaltion airstrikes targeted Daesh positions in Iraq and Syria (AFP/File)
June 02, 2015 - 14:55 GMT
The United States and its allies carried out ten strikes in Syria and five in Iraq since Monday.
Iraqi Shia fighters from the Popular Mobilization units reposition on the Tharthar front line on the edge of Anbar province, on June 1, 2015. (AFP/File)
June 02, 2015 - 12:30 GMT
The Iranian ambassador to Baghdad denied reports that 15 military advisers from Iran were killed in a Daesh attack in Iraq's Anbar province on Monday.
Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi said Iraq needed the
June 02, 2015 - 10:20 GMT
Iraq's Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi Tuesday blamed the international community for not providing enough support against the rise of Daesh across the country.
The Daesh-affiliated group operating in Gaza said top Hamas commander Saber Siam was killed after militants placed a bomb in his car. (AFP/File)
June 02, 2015 - 10:04 GMT
The Daesh-affiliated group operating in Gaza said top Hamas commander Saber Siam was killed after militants placed a bomb in his car.
Defenders of democracy must work out a better way to combat growing instability in the Middle East. (AFP/File)
June 02, 2015 - 09:54 GMT
Why are so many young Westerners opting to wage a violent jihad by joining Daesh? Could democracy be the way forward to stop this ideology?