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Two Iraqi army generals were killed Thursday when a Daesh suicide bomber detonated his vehicle in the provincial capital of Ramadi. (AFP/File)
August 27, 2015 - 09:43 GMT
Two Iraqi army generals, among others, were killed Thursday when a Daesh suicide bomber detonated his vehicle in the provincial capital of Ramadi.
Iraqi Kurdish fighters keep position in an area between the districts of Daquq and Tuz, some 55 kilometers south of the Kurdish-controlled city of Kirkuk, where battles have been raging against militants from the Daesh group on August 26, 2015. (AFP/Marwan Ibrahim)
August 26, 2015 - 18:31 GMT
Kurdish forces in northern Iraq launched an early morning offensive against Daesh militants in Kirkuk province on Wednesday, seizing ten villages and 250 square kilometers of territory.
The Iraqi city of Mosul was overrun by Daesh militants in June, 2014. (AFP/File)
August 26, 2015 - 08:30 GMT
Ten people were executed in front of their family members by Daesh in the Iraqi town of Mosul, a Kurdish spokesperson said.
Iraqi soldiers carry the coffin of an Iraqi fighter, who belonged to Iraq's Popular Mobilization units and was killed in the town of Baiji during clashes against Daesh, on August 25, 2015. (AFP/Haidar Hamdani)
August 25, 2015 - 20:00 GMT
A suspected Daesh militant struck an Iraqi military convoy with an explosives laden vehicle near Ramadi.
Turkey began a military offensive against the PKK in late July. (AFP/File)
August 25, 2015 - 13:28 GMT
Turkish security sources announced that 34 suspected PKK members have been killed in northern Iraq during an aerial asssault.
The council held its first discussion solely dedicated to gay rights on Monday. (AFP/File)
August 25, 2015 - 08:23 GMT
The council held its first discussion solely dedicated to gay rights on Monday.
The calls come amid widespread protests in Iraq over corruption, Daesh and sectarianism. (AFP/File)
August 25, 2015 - 06:00 GMT
Lawmakers in Iraq called on Prime Minister Haider Al-Abadi to sever ties with the Islamic Da’wa Party and declare a state of emergency in the country.
Members of the Popular Mobilisation units gather around a vehicle on the front line during a military operation against Daesh militants in Iraq's Anbar province on August 19, 2015. (AFP/Haidar Mohammed Ali)
August 24, 2015 - 15:57 GMT
Three suicide car bombs were used in an attack on an Iraqi military outpost in Anbar province that killed eight soldiers on Monday.
Some 500,000 people were told by Kirkuk's council they had one month to leave the city. (AFP/File)
August 24, 2015 - 06:00 GMT
At least 500,000 people fleeing violence from the Iraqi province of Diyala were told to leave Kirkuk within one month by the city's council.
Iraqi security forces conduct a training exercise in Baghdad on July 23, 2015. (AFP/File)
August 23, 2015 - 16:16 GMT
Daesh militants used suicide bombs and mortars in an attack that killed 17 Iraqi soldiers and six Sunni militiamen in Iraq's Anbar province on Sunday.
Daesh militants raided the villages of Tel Ali and Shawook close to the town of Hawijah. (File Photo)
August 23, 2015 - 10:00 GMT
Daesh abducted 20 people from villages near Kirkuk after accusing them of cooperating with the Iraqi government.