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Apr 06, 2017
Battle for Mosul: Humanitarian crisis deepens as displacement peaks in Islamic State strongholdThe fighting in west Mosul in Iraq has forced up to 15,000 people to flee their homes every day recently, straining humanitarian resources and leaving many in very difficult conditions.
Dec 28, 2016
US 'never supported Islamic State', terms Turkey president Erdogan's accusation 'ludicrous'The US has described as "ludicrous" a claim by Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan that it supported Islamic State militant group in Syria.
Dec 09, 2016
US-led coalition killed at least 50,000 Islamic State jihadists in Iraq, SyriaAt least 50,000 Islamic State jihadists have been killed by the US-led coalition since it began operations in Iraq and Syria in late 2014, a senior US military official has said
Dec 06, 2016
Battling radicalism with Sufism: Is Jamiat-Ulama-i-Hind using Ajmer Sharif for political gains?While at one end the Jamiat-Ulama-i-Hind is using Sufism to appeal to the liberal Muslims in India, its rejection to identify it as a part of Islam shows its dual political stand, which also spans across issues like Triple Talaq and uniform civil code
Dec 06, 2016
In Afghan province, government woos local leaders to counter Islamic StateAfghan authorities are appealing to local elders in the remote eastern province of Nuristan to help prevent militants loyal to Islamic State from expanding into new territory.
Nov 04, 2016
Islamic State leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi has fled Mosul, says BritainThe top boss of the Islamic State — who on Thursday denied the terror group was on the brink of losing control in the besieged northern Iraqi city of Mosul — has himself fled, Britain's Secretary of State for Foreign Affairs Boris Johnson said on Friday.
Oct 27, 2016
Islamic State militants drive people into Mosul, use them as human shieldsIslamic State militants have been going door to door in villages south of Mosul, ordering people at gunpoint on a mileslong trek into the city and using them as human shields as the extremists prepare to defend it from Iraqi forces, according to residents swept up in the forced evacuations.
Oct 17, 2016
End of Islamic State? With fall of Dabiq, Mosul, chinks in terror group's armour exposedThe end of the Islamic State (IS) is near. If not dead, its Caliph would soon become a homeless tyrant armed with a radical ideology that threatened doomsday, but in the end brought about its own downfall.
Oct 17, 2016
Mosul liberation operations begin: Iraqi PM announces battle against Islamic StateIraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi announced the start of military operations to liberate the northern city of Mosul from Islamic State militants on Sunday, launching the country on its toughest battle since American troops left nearly five years ago.
Oct 16, 2016
Iraqi army drops leaflets over Mosul as warning sign of offensive reaching its final stageThe Iraqi army dropped tens of thousands of leaflets over Mosul before dawn on Sunday, warning residents that an offensive to recapture their city from Islamic State was in its final stages of preparation, according to a military statement in Baghdad.