August 28, 2016 - 09:00 GMT
Iraqi forces cleared Khalidiya, in the Anbar province, of Daesh militants, as the army continues to advance toward Mosul.
August 27, 2016 - 10:00 GMT
Warplanes launched airstrikes southeast of Mosul’s Al-Hadar district, killing 12 militants and destroying an ammunition depot, the ministry said in a statement.
August 25, 2016 - 14:00 GMT
More than 30 Daesh militants were reportedly killed in clashes with Iraqi troops since morning.
August 22, 2016 - 08:30 GMT
Feminists have typically opposed war, but taking up arms is one way for women to defend their communities and to define their place in them.
August 22, 2016 - 07:00 GMT
Footage showed security forces defusing explosives strapped to a young boy.
August 21, 2016 - 13:09 GMT
They had been found guilty of involvement in the "Speicher" massacre, named after a base near Tikrit where up to 1,700 recruits were kidnapped before being executed in a massacre claimed by the Daesh group.
August 21, 2016 - 10:30 GMT
Five suicide bombers struck a group of military vehicles in northern Iraq on Sunday.
August 19, 2016 - 10:00 GMT
No group has yet claimed responsibility for the attacks.
August 18, 2016 - 10:30 GMT
The PMF are accused of attacking, killing and capturing residents, as well as destroying houses and mosques.
August 17, 2016 - 10:30 GMT
Iraqi forces continue their advance on Mosul, recapturing villages in the Nineveh province after airstrikes and heavy artillery fire.
August 16, 2016 - 15:30 GMT
Parliament approved five new ministers, but failed to vote on a candidate for the ministry of trade.
August 16, 2016 - 15:00 GMT
A number of the fighters were themselves killed in ensuing clashes, while others fled to the desert after fighting intensified.
August 15, 2016 - 15:00 GMT
Residents in Hawijah, Iraq, report that Daesh placed 25 civilians in a building and detonated explosives, after charging the civilians with "espionage."
August 11, 2016 - 09:30 GMT
US Coalition spokesman Sean MacFarland said Daesh's forces have been reduced to 15,000 to 30,000 fighters.
August 10, 2016 - 10:30 GMT
An electrical fire at a Baghdad hospital killed almost a dozen newborns later Tuesday night.