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Iraq aims to recapture the ISIS-held Hawija district in northern Iraq (AFP/File Photo)
September 24, 2017 - 12:57 GMT
They aim to recapture the ISIS-held Hawija district in northern Iraq.
The Kurdish Independence Referendum is scheduled for Sept. 25, 2017 (AFP/File Photo)
September 24, 2017 - 11:30 GMT
Protesters denounced the Sept. 25 vote.
Turkish troops on Syrian grounds (AFP/File Photo)
September 24, 2017 - 09:04 GMT
The extension of the mandate is intended to protect Turkey from "threats".
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.
Part of Mosul's Old City. (AFP)
July 07, 2017 - 08:00 GMT
Repairing Mosul's infrastructure after a US-backed Iraqi offensive to recapture the city from the Islamic State will cost more than $1 billion, a UN official said on Wednesday.
Displaced Iraqi Family in Mosul City. (AFP)
July 04, 2017 - 15:00 GMT
A total of 415 Iraqi civilians were killed and another 300 injured in acts of terrorism, violence and armed conflict in Iraq in June 2017, United Nations Assistance Mission for Iraq (UNAMI) says.
Displaced Iraqis receive aid food during the Muslim holy month of Ramadan at al-Khazir camp for the internally displaced, located between Arbil and Mosul, on June 5, 2017. (AFP/Karim Sahib)
June 06, 2017 - 14:00 GMT
The remaining districts of Mosul under Daesh control are still home to large numbers of civilians in grave danger due to the fighting.
Iraqis leave the Zanjili neighborhood in west Mosul on June 3, 2017, during the ongoing offensive by security forces to retake the city from Islamic State (IS) group fighters. (AFP/Karim Sahib)
June 06, 2017 - 10:00 GMT
Handcuffed and blindfolded bodies of at least 26 people have been discovered in government-held areas around Mosul since October.
Smoke billows in a neighborhood of west Mosul's near Al-Shifa hospital (L) on May 30, 2017 during ongoing battles between Iraqi forces to retake the city from Islamic State (IS) group fighters. (AFP/Karim Sahib)
May 31, 2017 - 08:00 GMT
It wasn't clear whether the aircraft that carried out the raids belonged to Iraqi forces or the US-led coalition.
Police charged Jeremy Christian with stabbing and killing two men and injuring a third. (AFP/File)
May 30, 2017 - 10:00 GMT
President Donald Trump finally tweeted a condemnation of the attack. Two men were killed trying to intervene when Jeremy Christian started yelling hate speech against two Muslim women.
People gather around the incident site as security forces cordon the area after a road-side parked car-bomb attack in Karrada district of Baghdad, Iraq on May 29, 2017. (AFP/Mehmet Hapitoglu)
May 30, 2017 - 09:00 GMT
An explosives-packed car was detonated remotely while it was parked near the city center.
The massive operation to retake Mosul from Daesh began seven months ago. (AFP/File)
May 30, 2017 - 08:00 GMT
Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi reportedly arrived in Mosul and issued orders to prepare for celebrations for the city's recapture.
Members of the Iraqi forces patrol streets in the western neighborhood of Tamuz in Mosul on May 23, 2017, after the area was retaken during the ongoing offensive against Islamic State (IS) group fighters. (AFP/Ahmad al-Rubaye)
May 23, 2017 - 19:00 GMT
The Hashd al-Shaabi militia wrested control of the al-Qayrawan district from Daesh earlier in the day.
An Iraqi man inspects the wreckage of a bus, that was damaged following a car bomb attack, in the southern Iraqi city of Basra on May 20, 2017. (AFP/Haidar Mohammed Ali)
May 20, 2017 - 16:00 GMT
A series of bombings struck Baghdad and the southern city of Basra.
Iraqi Shia cleric Moqtada al-Sadr. (AFP/File)
May 16, 2017 - 07:00 GMT
The Shia cleric called on the rival countries to hold 'serious dialogue' to prevent more sectarian fighting.
An Iraqi soldier. (AFP/file)
May 11, 2017 - 20:00 GMT
An employee had hidden a grenade inside the ministry that they wanted to use in the killing.