March 11, 2017 - 17:01 GMT
Iraqi military forces seized control of Badoush prison from Daesh militants earlier this week, where over 600 prisoners were said to have been executed by the extremist group.
March 09, 2017 - 09:00 GMT
No group has so far claimed the attack, but Daesh has previously carried out suicide attacks in retaliation for the Iraqi army's offensive in Mosul.
March 09, 2017 - 08:00 GMT
The leader of the extremist group was targeted in airstrikes earlier this month, but he is believed to have fled Mosul and his whereabouts are still unknown.
March 08, 2017 - 14:00 GMT
The US took Iraq off the blacklist after Baghdad started sharing certain data on individuals with Washington, and agreed to a new visa vetting regime.
March 08, 2017 - 06:00 GMT
According to UN, an estimated 750,000 civilians in western Mosul still face serious humanitarian crisis.
March 07, 2017 - 12:00 GMT
Meanwhile US-backed forces took control of two of the city's five bridges spanning the Tigris river
March 06, 2017 - 08:00 GMT
The latest offensive has seen some of the fiercest fighting since the campaign to take west Mosul began.
March 05, 2017 - 07:00 GMT
Iraqi authorities said around 14,000 civilians fled western Mosul on Friday.
March 03, 2017 - 14:00 GMT
On one side is the militia of the Yezidis, a persecuted religious group, allied with the leftist Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK), and on the other are Syrian Kurds allied with conservative Iraqi Kurdish leader Masoud Barzani.
February 28, 2017 - 12:38 GMT
Wadi Hajar is the fourth neighborhood to fall since the operation began.
February 27, 2017 - 16:00 GMT
Iraqi forces are fighting to drive Daesh militants from western Mosul.
February 27, 2017 - 09:00 GMT
Female war correspondent Shifa Gardi, who worked for Rudaw Media Network, was known as one of its 'most daring journalists' who cracked the glass ceiling.
February 26, 2017 - 09:00 GMT
Last year, Saudi Arabia reopened its embassy in Baghdad after 25 years.
February 23, 2017 - 12:00 GMT
Abu-Zakariya al-Britani, believed to also be known as Jamal al-Harith, blew himself up earlier this week at a military base near Mosul.
February 23, 2017 - 10:00 GMT
The commander in charge of Iraq's Federal Police Forces said much of Daesh's fortifications had already been destroyed.