Development In Iraq
October 3, 2014
Australia is due to send fighter jets to bomb Islamic State targets in northern Iraq within days after the country's government approved military action alongside the U.S.-led coalition.
October 2, 2014
A former Marine has traveled to Syria and is now fighting alongside Kurdish forces to defeat IS.
Turkey's parliament has begun discussing a motion that would authorize the government to launch a military strategy against the Islamic State militants in Syria and Iraq.
Islamic State militants launched attacks in the towns of Ramadi and Heet Thursday.
More than 1,119 Iraqis were killed including 854 civilians during the month of September according to a report by the UN Wednesday.
Civilian deaths are on the rise in Iraq since IS intensified car bomb and mortar attacks across the country, despite U.S. air strikes.
The ISIL terrorists have purportedly opened a consulate in Turkey and use it to issue visas for those who want to join the fight against the Syrian and Iraqi governments.
October 1, 2014
RAF Tornados launch second wave of attacks on targets in Iraq
Iraqi tribesmen have found a depot of Jordan-made weapons belonging to ISIL Takfiri militants in northern part of the country.
Islamic State militants have beheaded nine Kurdish fighters who were captured during clashes near Kobani.
Iraqi Kurdish troops drove IS fighters from a strategic border crossing with Syria Tuesday.
The British Royal Air Force has begun air strikes against Islamic State militants in Iraq.
September 30, 2014
Kurdish Peshmerga forces are carrying out military operations against Islamic State militants on three different fronts in northern Iraq.
Islamic State militants have released a new video featuring British hostage John Cantlie criticizing Obama's military strategy.
Iraqi soldiers have recaptured over a dozen villages in Diyala province from IS militants.