Qatar and Iraq have agreed to reopen Qatar's embassy in Baghdad.
85,000 people have been displaced since Daesh overtook Ramadi two weeks ago, said a UNHCR spokesman Friday.
A Daesh statement on Twitter claimed responsibility for the car bomb attack on a Shiite mosque in Saudi that left four dead.
Ten people were killed in two separate car bombings targeting two high-profile hotels in the Iraqi capital of Baghdad. Dozens others were injured, according to security officials.
May 28, 2015
An Iraqi security expert identified the group's second-leading religious authority as Ali Attiya al-Jubouri, also known as "the blind judge."
According to Arabic media reports, Daesh militants say they're headed for the Jordanian border.
The bodies come from four burial sites, the largest of which contained 400 bodies.
May 27, 2015
On Wednesday, Al Jazeera Arabic aired an exclusive interview with the Syrian al-Qaeda leader inside Syria. Here's what he had to say.
With the one-year anniversary of Daesh's so-called caliphate approaches, experts expect an increase in attacks around the world.
Iraqi forces backed by Shia militias retook control of two areas in southern Ramadi Wednesday, according to a government official.
According to an Iraqi spokesman, the multiple suicide bombing attacks occurred in the Daesh-held city of Fallujah.
Other Daesh targets were hit and vehicles destroyed during the clean up mission.
May 26, 2015
While US and Iranian official fire back and forth over the Ramadi disaster, Iraqi Shiite militias helping fight in there have their own thoughts on how the battle's being handled.
Iraqi security forces announced a large military operation to drive out Daesh from Anbar and Salahuddin provinces.
Algerian Minister Mohamed Issa warned against some 46,000 potential jihadi websites promoting Daesh militancy across the Middle East.
May 25, 2015
Monitor says Syrian air force conducted at least 15 airstrikes targeting Daesh positions in and around Palmyra Monday.
Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi vowed to retake control of Ramadi from Daesh militants after the city was overrun by the terrorist group.
US Pentagon chief, Ashton Carter, has said that the Iraqi military lacked the will to defend themselves in the battle for the Iraqi city of Ramadi.
May 24, 2015
Twitter users around the world have come up with some priceless Daesh puns.
Daesh executed the merchants who were transporting food from Daesh-seized Baiji to government-controlled Haditha on Sunday.
An Iraqi official said Saturday that the US was planning to partially withdraw from Iraq should Daesh take control of an air base in Ramadi.
Iran said its army will need more funding to address the growing threat of Daesh on its borders.
Separate bombing attacks targeted two residential areas in Iraq's capital city of Baghdad.
After taking the Syrian side three days prior, Daesh is now in full control of both sides of the border crossing.
$2.97 billion was deposited into the 'Kuwait Fund' as compensation for environmental damages caused during the 1990 invasion by Iraq.
Iraq is determined to complete the oil and gas pipeline linking Basra to Aqaba despite 'challenges on the ground' according to the Iraqi Deputy Prime Minister.
Iraqi government forces have managed to take back the town of Husaybeh from Daesh in Anbar province,Iraq.
May 23, 2015
Iraqi armed forces have retaken a police station in a western town in the country’s Anbar Province from ISIL militants after they started a military operation to liberate the provincial capital, Ramadi.
Daesh's propaganda magazine Dabiq featured an article suggesting the group is expanding so rapidly it could buy its first nuclear weapon within a year.
May 22, 2015
A spokesman for Popular Mobilization, a Shiite militia, announced Iraqi forces plan to launch Ramadi offensive in upcoming days to retake the city from Daesh.
A British national was convicted on Thursday of killing a US soldier in a roadside bombing in September 2007.
Several officials confirmed Daesh has taken control of the border crossing in the Homs province.
May 21, 2015
Reports indicate that over 40,000 people have escaped Daesh in Ramadi, the capital of Anbar province in Iraq.
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Islamic laws haven't stopped this group of atheists from producing their own secular programming.
French authorities confirmed Wednesday they would hold a meeting with the international community on how to stop Daesh militants in Iraq and Syria.
Major General Hadi al-Rzayej will replace Kadhim al-Fahdawi after his security forces failed to rid Ramadi of Daesh.
May 20, 2015
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.
May 19, 2015
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,
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.
Iraqi forces have repelled an attack by Daesh on a town between two militant-controlled cities in the Anbar province, a tribal leader said Tuesday.
The fall of Ramadi to Daesh militants is probably the biggest loss for the Iraqi government since the terrorist group took over Mosul in June 2014. What will Iraq's Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi and the international community do next?
The UN warned of a looming humanitarian crisis as thousands of families fled the Iraqi city of Ramadi after Daesh militants raided and seized Ramadi's capital.
A group of 64 Iraqis were welcomed by Turkish troops after traveling through Syria for more than two weeks.
Thousands of Iraqis belonging to Shia militias arrived in Anbar Province for an assault against Daesh in Ramadi after the group seized hold of the province's capital.
Hundreds of civilians have been killed by Daesh militants in the Iraqi city of Ramadi while 8,000 others were forced to flee their homes amid ongoing violence.
An Israeli NGO said Monday that 94 percent of Israel's investigations into attacks on Palestinians by Jewish settlers ended without indictments.
May 18, 2015
Sometimes they're only as fierce as a bunch of Instagramming teenagers.
A series of bombs ripped through several residential neighborhoods in the Iraqi capital of Baghdad.
The US-led coalition fulfilled requests to increase support to Iraqi military forces in Ramadi.
The killing of a top Daesh commander by US forces in Syria could have a severe impact on the country's oil industry, experts have said.
By Sunday night, the Iraqi city of Ramadi fell completely to Daesh militants, here's a video purporting to be the moment Iraqi security forces decided to flee.
Shiite volunteer forces will fight with Iraqi military troops to rid Ramadi of Daesh after the militants seized the city last night.
May 17, 2015
"Ramadi has fallen," says Anbar government spokesman.
Iraqi government announced Sunday its plans to send Shiite Popular Mobilization fighters to combat Daesh in Ramadi.
Military officers say Daesh militants overtook a military base outside Ramadi, seized more neighborhoods from Iraqi government forces.
Nearly 8,000 Iraqis have fled the ongoing violence in Ramadi, as Daesh militants fight to wrest control of Anbar province's capital from Iraqi government forces.
The Pentagon killed a high-level Daesh commander on Saturday, now the news is trying to figure out who he was.
A series of suicide car bombs have killed ten Iraqi troops in the Daesh stronghold days after the militants took over the city.
May 16, 2015
Daesh militants were pushed out of the government's headquarters in the Iraqi city of Ramadi Saturday, a day after raising their black flag on the building.
US pledges weapons shipment to Iraq following Daesh seizure of main government compound in Ramadi, capital of Anbar province.
The TV channel of Iraq's former ruling Baath party on Friday released an audio recording purportedly of Saddam Hussein’s deputy some officials said had been killed last month, AFP reported.