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Female Members of the Islamic State Group (IS) (AFP/File  Photo)
September 21, 2017 - 08:32 GMT
They were moved to a detention center south of Mosul under control of Iraqi security forces.
RAF pilots stop ISIS public execution in Iraq and Syria
September 20, 2017 - 11:08 GMT
Footage reveals crowds of civilians being forced at gunpoint to gather in a Syrian town
Iraqi Kurds campaign for the independence referendum (AFP/File Photo)
September 19, 2017 - 09:14 GMT
The U.S. is in a bind; it wants to stabilise Iraq without supporting Iran.
Sean Spicer last night at the Emmys. (Frederic J Brown / AFP)
September 18, 2017 - 16:11 GMT
Few expected Stephen Colbert to introduce his surprised guest at the Emmys last night—but in retrospect, it was unavoidable.
Iraqi Kurds fly an Israeli flag and Kurdish flags during an event to urge people to vote in the upcoming independence referendum (Safin Hamed/AFP)
September 18, 2017 - 14:57 GMT
An unexpected sight has been appearing at Kurdish pro-independence rallies.In amongst the red, white and green of the Kurdish flags, the blue and white of Israel has been spotted.
Kurdistan is set to hold a referendum on 25 September. (AFP/File)
September 18, 2017 - 12:44 GMT
Iraq's supreme court has ordered Erbil to scrap the planned Kurdish referendum which in a week's time.
Iraqi Kurdish protesters wave flags of their autonomous Kurdistan region during a demonstration (AFP File Photo)
September 18, 2017 - 08:09 GMT
National Security Council rejected Kurdish referendum for independence in northern Iraq late Sunday.
Iraqi forces are seen outside the town of Akashat, northwest of the al-Anbar province, as they prepare a military operation to push out ISIS (Moadh Al-Dulaimi/AFP)
September 17, 2017 - 14:42 GMT
Over the past 72 hours, Daesh appears to have stepped up its attacks -- with both car bombs and suicide bombers -- in Iraq’s eastern Diyala province; central Baghdad province; southern Dhi Qar province; and the northern Kirkuk and Saladin provinces.
Klodia, with her
September 17, 2017 - 14:33 GMT
Klodia Hanna will be playing Saddam Hussein's daughter in an upcoming film.
Iraqi security forces inspect the scene of a car bomb explosion that targeted a shop selling alcohol in the mainly Kurdish Iraqi city of Kirkuk on September 16, 2017. (Marwan Ibrahim/AFP)
September 17, 2017 - 09:11 GMT
The attack targeted a liquor store in the oil-rich city.
Iraqi forces are seen outside the town of Akashat, northwest of the al-Anbar province, as they prepare a military operation to push out ISIS (Moadh Al-Dulaimi/AFP)
September 16, 2017 - 12:30 GMT
Iraq has launched a new offensive towards the Syria border, where some of the country's last remaining Islamic State group fighters are making a last stand.
Iraqi Kurds fly Kurdish flags during an event to urge people to vote in the upcoming independence referendum in Irbil. (Safin Hamed/AFP)
September 16, 2017 - 08:58 GMT
The United States on Friday strongly urged northern Iraq's autonomous Kurdish Regional Government (KRG) to call off a controversial referendum on independence from Baghdad.
Photo: The AFC
September 12, 2017 - 19:23 GMT
Goals from Anas Bouta and Hadi Al Masri saw Syrian side Al Wahda take the early advantage in the AFC Cup Zonal Final after a 2-1 first leg win over Iraq’s Air Force Club at Saida International Stadium in Lebanon on Tuesday.
Destroyed grave of Prophet Jonah, Iraq, Mosul. (Lena Ha / Shutterstock)
September 11, 2017 - 18:56 GMT
Mosul, finally free from the grip of ISIS, is home to a swath of ancient treasures.
Iraqi Kurds wave Kurdish flags and hold torches as they walk up a mountain during a gathering to show support for the upcoming independence referendum and encourage people to vote in the town of Akra, some 500 kilometres north of Baghdad on September 10, 2017. (SAFIN HAMED / AFP)
September 11, 2017 - 09:13 GMT
Kurdish Rally
The Iraqi Minister of Youth Abdul-Hussein Abtan thanked the players before they flew from Basra (Photo: @hassaninmubarak)
September 10, 2017 - 14:12 GMT
The Iraqi city of Basra saw 65,000 football-mad spectators enjoy a thrilling 90-minute spectacle featuring international legends and Iraq's own football stars in efforts to lift the country's FIFA ban.