Government troops backed by the US-led coalition killed 38 Daesh militants Wednesday. (AFP/File)
March 05, 2015 - 07:50 GMT
Security forces backed by the US-led coalition killed 38 Daesh militants in Anbar province, the country's army confirmed.
A still from the clip shows the sleeve of one of the gunmen donning an Iraqi flag, suggesting claims that assailants are Iraqi military men may be true. (AFP/File)
March 04, 2015 - 13:13 GMT
A video emerged Wednesday purporting to show Iraqi military men shooting dead an 11-year-old boy in the northern Iraqi city of Samarra.
Displaced Iraqis fleeing al-Baghdadi receive aid from the United Nations Refugee Agency (UNHCR) in the western Mansour Sunni neighbourhood of the capital, Baghdad. (AFP/File)
March 03, 2015 - 13:00 GMT
At least 400 families have fled their homes after Daesh began shelling the residential area of al-Baghdadi.
Iraqi troops allied with local militias take position during an operation to retake Tikrit from Daesh, March 2, 2015. (AFP/File)
March 03, 2015 - 12:14 GMT
Daesh said a US suicide bomber blew himself up during clashes with the Iraqi army in Tikrit. The country's security forces have yet to respond.
Iraqi government forces and allied militias fire weaponry from a position in the northern part of Diyala province, bordering Salaheddin province, as they take part in an assault to retake the city of Tikrit from Daesh. (AFP/File)
March 03, 2015 - 10:30 GMT
Iraqi forces and volunteer fighters have recaptured the town of Hamrin in Salahuddin province from Daesh.
An additional 300 Australian soldiers will be deployed to Iraq as part of the US-led coalition. (AFP/File)
March 03, 2015 - 08:45 GMT
In response to a request from the US, Australia pledged 300 troops to bolster an international training coalition, the country's Prime Minister Tony Abbott announced Tuesday.
Iraqi employees clear debris a day after a bomb blast in Jisr Diyala neighbourhood, on the southeastern edge of the capital Baghdad. (AFP/File)
March 03, 2015 - 08:00 GMT
Numerous attacks across the Iraqi capital city of Baghdad killed at least seven people and injured 33 others on Monday.
Iraqi security forces head to Tikrit to launch an assault against Daesh. (AFP/File)
March 02, 2015 - 14:44 GMT
Daesh has allegedly executed four Sunni tribesmen as punishment for collaborating with the Iraqi government.
Members of the Iraqi security forces heading from the city of Samarra north of Baghdad drive towards al-Dawr area south of Tikrit. (AFP/File)
March 02, 2015 - 08:30 GMT
The Iraqi army along with Shia militias have pushed Daesh out two areas within the city of Tikrit.
Daesh militants also killed at least five civilians in the same region of Iraq Saturday. (AFP/File)
March 02, 2015 - 07:50 GMT
Daesh militants killed at least three Iraqi minors in Anbar Province Sunday, while three women were injured. Meanwhile, the country's military said it is preparing for a wide-scale operation in Tikrit.
Volunteer Shiite fighters, who support the Iraqi government forces in the combat against Daesh, fire a Howitzer artillery canon in the village of Awaynat near the city of Tikrit. (AFP/File)
March 01, 2015 - 12:04 GMT
The UN Assistance Mission for Iraq (UNAMI) announced that in the month of February at least 1,100 people have died in Iraq.