Original reports said the Daesh leader had been killed in an airstrike. (AFP/File)
October 12, 2015 - 07:37 GMT
Daesh leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi was not among the convoy of militants killed by an airstrike in Iraq, hospital sources said.
The alleged leader of Daesh Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, aka Caliph Ibrahim, addressing worshipers at a mosque in the militant-held northern Iraqi city of Mosul, July 5, 2014. (AFP/File)
October 11, 2015 - 13:33 GMT
Sources say Iraqi forces have bombed Daesh leader Ibrahim al-Samarrai aka Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi's convoy in Anbar province.
Daesh members later took away the bodies of the slain militants with them to an unknown location. (AFP/File)
October 11, 2015 - 11:54 GMT
Daesh militants executed dozens of fellow members across Iraq for charges of espionage and collaborating with Iraqi security personnel.
According to the United Nations, 537 civilians were killed in September alone. (Al Bawaba/File)
October 11, 2015 - 05:58 GMT
At least eight people have been killed in a series of attacks around the Iraqi capital, Baghdad, police say.
Four neighborhoods in Diyala province were targeted in the attacks. (AFP/File)
October 09, 2015 - 12:00 GMT
At least 27 Iraqis were killed and 13 others injured after residential buildings were targeted in a series of mortar attacks in Diyala province.
A file picture taken on September 11, 2015, shows smoke rising in the distance behind a Daesh flag and banner. (AFP/Marwan Ibrahim)
October 08, 2015 - 13:00 GMT
The abductees were taken as punishment for allegedly collaborating with Iraqi security forces.
A member of the Kurdish Peshmerga walks by the Khubbaz oil field, some 25 kilometers west of the northern city of Kirkuk in Iraq, as smoke billows in the background on February 2, 2015. (AFP/File)
October 07, 2015 - 13:30 GMT
Daesh militants stormed the Khabbaz oil field near Kirkuk and set it ablaze on Wednesday,
The US-led coalition has been bombing Daesh targets in Iraq since August 2014. (AFP/File)
October 07, 2015 - 09:30 GMT
Italian officials said the country would discuss with its allies whether it would participate in US-led coalition airstrikes against Daesh in Iraq.
The tribesmen were abducted by Daesh from the western Iraqi province of Anbar on Sunday. (AFP/File)
October 06, 2015 - 07:18 GMT
Daesh militants executed 70 Sunni tribesmen after they were abducted from the western Iraqi province of Anbar.
Burnt cars are seen at the site of a car bomb explosion near a liquor store in central Baghdad's Battaween area early on September 29, 2015. (AFP/Sabah Arar)
October 05, 2015 - 19:59 GMT
Out of the three bombings, the most devastating killed 35 people in the town of Khalis in the eastern province of Diyala on Monday.
A security check outside the Green Zone in Baghdad, March 2013. (AFP/Ali al-Saadi).
October 05, 2015 - 13:23 GMT
A statement released by the office of Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi said opening the four square miles of fortified area is part of a reform package promised to the Iraqi people.