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Daesh militants pose for a group photo in Iraq. (Twitter)
February 14, 2016 - 12:29 GMT
Daesh drowned eight prisoners in a residential swimming pool.
An Iraqi policeman in Ramadi sits on an armored vehicle mounted with a national flag on Feb. 12, 2016, after security forces retook the eastern outskirts of the city from Daesh. (AFP/Ahmad al-Rubaye)
February 13, 2016 - 19:00 GMT
As Saudi conducts a joint military exercise and plans for a possible ground invasion of Syria, Iraq has said incursion on its borders will not be tolerated.
Iraqi special forces take part in a drill simulating a hostage rescue operation at an Iraqi army base on June 19, 2013. (Twitter)
February 13, 2016 - 07:56 GMT
Iraqi military deployed troops to a base southeast of Mosul for a mission to recapture Mosul. The operation will involve approximately 4500 forces.
Iraqi pro-government forces drive their armored vehicles in the Jwaibah area, on the eastern outskirts of Ramadi, on February 8, 2016. (AFP/Moadh al-Dulaimi)
February 09, 2016 - 11:30 GMT
Iraqi forces and their allies were able to retake the last remaining Daesh strongholds surrounding Ramadi.
A member of Iraq's elite counter-terrorism service sits in a vehicle after being wounded in fighting with Daesh militants on February 3, 2016. (AFP/Ahmad al-Rubaye)
February 08, 2016 - 15:30 GMT
Some 4,500 soldiers are expected to arrive at a military base near Makhmur, 70 km southeast of Mosul.
The aftermath of a car bombing in Baghdad in November. (AFP/File)
February 08, 2016 - 12:00 GMT
A string of attacks in Iraq yesterday left ten dead.
Iraqi Foreign Minister Ibrahim al-Jaafari (R) meeting with the new Saudi ambassador to Iraqi Thamer al-Sabhan in the capital Baghdad in January 2016. (AFP/File)
February 08, 2016 - 06:00 GMT
Saudi Arabia also plans to open an embassy in the Iraqi capital of Baghdad, following a 25-year hiatus.
Iraqi firemen work at four-star Capitol Hotel in Arbil, the capital of the autonomous Kurdish region of northern Iraq, on February 5, 2016. (AFP/Safin Hamed)
February 06, 2016 - 07:00 GMT
"Until now, 17 people died, among them 14 foreign nationals, the majority from the Philippines," a spokesman said.
A recently arrived F-16 sits on the tarmac in Iraq on July 20, 2015. (AFP/File)
February 04, 2016 - 05:20 GMT
The arrival of the warplanes brings the total number of F-16s in Iraq's air force to six.
Iraqi soldiers patrol the suburbs of Ramadi, the capital of Iraq's Anbar province, 120 kilometers west of Baghdad, on February 2, 2016. (AFP/Ahmad al-Rubaye)
February 03, 2016 - 16:00 GMT
The operation Wednesday marks a small step towards the ultimate goal of recapturing Mosul.
Slovenian soldiers at the border with Croatia. (AFP/File)
February 03, 2016 - 08:30 GMT
Slovenia is making moves against Daesh.
Bullet casings litter the streets of Ramadi. (AFP/File)
February 02, 2016 - 17:00 GMT
The corpses of Daesh militants in Ramadi are potentially contaminated with plague and other diseases.
Iraqi police patrolling in Baghdad. (AFP/File)
February 02, 2016 - 16:00 GMT
Two car bombs and an IED exploded in Baghdad today.
US soldiers chat as they train Iraq's 72nd Brigade in a live-fire exercise in Basmaya base, southeast of the Iraqi capital, Baghdad, on January 27, 2016. (AFP/Ahmad al-Rubaye)
February 02, 2016 - 05:52 GMT
Lt. Gen. Sean MacFarland said the battle against the militant group in Syria would be much more complex.
Soldiers walk through Ramallah. (AFP/File)
February 01, 2016 - 11:37 GMT
Israel will only let people with Ramallah IDs enter, and no one can leave the city.
Iraqi refugees arriving in Erbil from Mosul. (AFP/File)
January 31, 2016 - 16:00 GMT
The Iraqi government announced that it could only fund up to 43 percent of the humanitarian needs from its budget.