On Monday President Trump pulled the plug on TPP making good on one of his many campaign promises, but not everyone was in support of that decision. Sen. John McCain criticized Trump for the move,.. Source: Wochit News -
In Eastern Mosul, students are returning to their university. Now recaptured from the Islamic State group, dozens of students and youth movements gather on campus to rise the Iraqi flag once more. Source: news across the world -
The Iraqi army has gained control of the east of Mosul after an offensive which began last October, more than two years after jihadists declared a caliphate in the city. Lt. Gen. Talib Shaghati is the.. Source: Euronews English -
U.S.-backed Iraqi forces recaptured Mosul University from Islamic State militants on January 14th and 15th. The extremist group had been using the campus to build bombs and possibly develop chemical.. Source: WSJLive -
As Iraq retakes its second-largest city, it made a point of raising a flag at Mosul University, which the militants had all but destroyed. Such schools teach the virtues for running modern societies in.. Christian Science Monitor
After more than 100 days of hard urban combat, Iraqi officials announced the liberation of eastern Mosul today.
While clearance operations are ongoing, the Iraqi security forces control all areas.. Eurasia Review
Iraqi forces retook Mosul's university from the Islamic State jihadist group, the latest key advance in efforts to recapture the eastern side of the city, officers said. Video provided by AFP
Islamic State militants were ousted from the Mosul University campus, a strategic victory for U.S.-backed government troops fighting to retake the extremist group’s last major stronghold in the.. Wall Street Journal
Here are the top stories for Sunday, January 15th: Damaging ice storm hits Illinois; Iraqi security forces battle for Mosul University; Middle-east talks held in Paris; Bosnia river frozen solid.
Iraqi special forces swept through the campus of Mosul University on Sunday to clear it of any remaining Islamic State militants after taking full control of the area, a spokesman said. A military.. VOA News