An Iraqi solider walks past a sign pointing toward Mosul. (AFP/File)
April 29, 2016 - 07:00 GMT
The US Army determined that launching a full-scale operation on Mosul would not happen within the next five weeks.
A courtesy photo of Al Jazeera offices. (Twitter)
April 28, 2016 - 10:04 GMT
Iraqi officials have revoked the operating license of the Qatar-based Al Jazeera news network and closed its bureau in the capital, Baghdad, over its violation of government guidelines.
Controversial Iraqi Shia cleric Muqtada al-Sadr. (AFP/File)
April 26, 2016 - 13:57 GMT
Supporters of Iraqi Shia cleric Muqtada al-Sadr are protesting until the government initiates widespread reforms.
Iraqi passersby stand at the site of a suicide bombing in the Baghdad Jadida area on April 25, 2016. The blast ripped through shops in eastern Baghdad, killing at least seven people. (AFP/Haidar Mohammed Ali)
April 26, 2016 - 08:30 GMT
No group has claimed responsibility for the attack, although other recent bombings have been carried out by Daesh.
Iraqi troops inspect the scene of a car bomb explosion in Baghdad. (AFP/File)
April 24, 2016 - 08:56 GMT
A car-bomb struck a security checkpoint in northern Baghdad, killing 10 people and injuring 29 others, a security source said.
Daesh gunmen in Mosul. (AFP/File)
April 22, 2016 - 08:31 GMT
Iraqi army forces have freed scores of people who had been imprisoned by the Daesh group near the embattled northern city of Mosul.
An Iraqi Kurdish Peshmerga fighter holds his weapon while on patrol in Bashiqa, a town northeast of Mosul. (AFP/File)
April 20, 2016 - 06:00 GMT
Daesh militants attacked a Turkish military camp in northern Iraq and lost almost three dozen militants.
Thousands of Iraqis gather to protest for sweeping government reforms. (AFP/Sabah Arar)
April 18, 2016 - 06:50 GMT
Al-Sadr loyalists staged protests to demand a cabinet reshuffle in parliament.
Iraqi fighters pose under Daesh posters near the town of Hit, Iraq. (Twitter)
April 14, 2016 - 17:23 GMT
Iraqi forces have recaptured the city of Hit located in Anbar Province from Daesh militants following weeks of fighting, the military says.
Members of the Iraqi army are seen entering the Ramadi suburbs earlier this month. (AFP/Ahmad Al-Rubaye)
April 11, 2016 - 09:00 GMT
35 militants killed in airstrikes by anti-Daesh coalition forces.
Civilians escape Islamic State grip as Iraqi forces push on in Ramadi. (AFP/File)
April 11, 2016 - 06:36 GMT
Thousands of displaced Iraqi families have returned to the western Iraqi city of Ramadi more than three months after government forces and volunteer fighters retook it from Daesh militants.
Iraqi Kurdish forces watch explosions in the distance while holding a position. (AFP/File)
April 11, 2016 - 05:00 GMT
Turkey has been conducting airstrikes in northern Iraq in retaliation for PKK militant attacks inside Turkey.
Iraqi soldiers hold a position on the roof of a building near the frontline on April 9, 2016 during military operations to recapture the northern Nineveh province from Daesh. (AFP/Safin Hamed)
April 10, 2016 - 17:30 GMT
Eight airstrikes hit Mosul alone, destroying Daesh tactical units and communications facilities.
Iraqi forces in March 2016. (AFP/File)
April 10, 2016 - 11:21 GMT
Jordan has teamed up with NATO to conduct specialized defense training for Iraqi security forces.
US Secretary of State John Kerry. (AFP/File)
April 08, 2016 - 13:30 GMT
US Secretary of State John Kerry is in Baghdad to discuss the ongoing fight against Daesh.
Iraqi women and children who have fled Fallujah wait at an army checkpoint. (AFP/Ahmad al-Rubaye)
April 07, 2016 - 18:00 GMT
Those living in Fallujah are at the brink of death due to starvation, and are being admitted into the hospital in large numbers seeking medication.