Saturday, 20 May 2017 Suicide bombings at checkpoints in Baghdad and south Iraq claimed by the so-called Islamic State militant group have killed at least 35 people and wounded dozens more, officials said this morning.
Iraq's Iran-backed Shi'ite paramilitary force said it has dislodged Islamic State from a number of villages west of Mosul. The statement could mean the group is making further progress toward the border with Syria. The villages taken by the Popular Mobilisation paramilitary force include Kojo, where...
ERBIL, Iraq (Reuters) - Aid officials in Iraq said they were "gravely concerned" about the fate of about 1,400 foreign wives and children of suspected Islamic... Reuters - WorldAlso reported by •France 24 •Zee News
BAGHDAD (Reuters) - A Russian Islamic State fighter was sentenced to death by hanging in Iraq on Tuesday, authorities said, a rare conviction of a foreign... Reuters India - WorldAlso reported by •France 24 •Zee News •Reuters
At least 50 people including Iranians were killed Thursday in twin gun and car bomb attacks near the city of Nasiriyah in southern Iraq, local officials said.... France 24 - ScienceAlso reported by •Reuters