September 27, 2016 - 07:00 GMT
The Pentagon says that Daesh could use mustard gas to defend against an offensive by the Iraqi forces to retake Mosul, Iraq's second-largest city.
September 26, 2016 - 05:00 GMT
The Iraqi Defense Ministry stated that only Iraqi and local fighters will advance on Daesh on Mosul.
September 25, 2016 - 09:00 GMT
The militants first opened fire on a checkpoint, then went on to detonate a car bomb.
September 22, 2016 - 07:00 GMT
US officials reported that Daesh fired a shell containing low-purity mustard gas at the Qayarrah air base.
September 21, 2016 - 16:00 GMT
Iraqi army forces continue to make gains in the Daesh-controlled Anbar province as they push toward Mosul.
September 20, 2016 - 14:00 GMT
Iraq says its army and volunteer forces have begun operations to rid a town near the Daesh stronghold of Mosul of the extremist group’s presence.
September 20, 2016 - 08:00 GMT
Daesh militants reportedly attacked a security headquarters in al-Rutba in western Iraq, police officer Ahmed al-Duleimi.
September 17, 2016 - 13:00 GMT
A military patrol struck a roadside bomb in al-Tarmiya, north of Baghdad, killing two soldiers and injuring four others,
September 17, 2016 - 09:00 GMT
On Friday protesters gathered at Tahrir Square in Baghdad, calling for change in governmental organizations.
September 11, 2016 - 08:00 GMT
Obama noted progress against extremist groups, but added that the 'threat has evolved.'
September 10, 2016 - 06:00 GMT
The US-led coalition aims to retake Mosul by the end of the year.
September 10, 2016 - 03:00 GMT
Two suicide bombings at a Baghdad mall killed at least a dozen people in Baghdad late Friday evening.
September 09, 2016 - 06:00 GMT
France is sending weapons and an aircraft carrier to Iraqi forces in advance of a planned operation on Mosul.
September 08, 2016 - 14:30 GMT
Two bombings in Baghdad killed three people on Thursday morning.
September 07, 2016 - 13:00 GMT
A new UNICEF report says the number of child refugees has jumped by 75 percent over the last five years.