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Dec 11, 2017
World leaders congratulate Iraq as Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi declares victory over Islamic StateWorld leaders congratulated Iraq on Sunday following the prime minister's declaration of victory over the Islamic State group.
Oct 24, 2017
Watch: Syria's Raqa before, during and after IS 'caliphate'The Islamic State group's former Syrian stronghold Raqa has been captured, but it lies ruined, littered with explosives, and lacking electricity or running water for residents desperate to return. Aid groups and the United Nations say clearing and rebuilding what was once the jihadist group's de facto Syrian capital will be a massive, expensive effort, and it could be months before life resumes.
Oct 22, 2017
Foreigners who joined Islamic State face almost certain death in last stand in RaqqaThe forces fighting the remnants of the Islamic State (IS) group in Syria have tacit instructions on dealing with the foreigners who joined the extremist group by the thousands: Kill them on the battlefield
Oct 17, 2017
Islamic State fighters stage last stand as Raqa capture nearsOnly around 300 IS fighters are believed to remain in the devastated city of Raqa, once the de facto Syrian capital of the jihadist group's self-styled "caliphate" straddling Syria and Iraq.
Oct 09, 2017
Islamic State militants use civilians as human shields in Iraq's Raqqa as US-backed forces advanceAs fighters from the Islamic State group retreat into Syria's Raqa, they are dragging along civilians for cover against a ferocious US-backed onslaught
Sep 24, 2017
Kurdish referendum: Iraq's Kurds to vote on independence amid fears of unrest; Iran blocks all flights to regionFears of instability has stirred the entire Middle East as Iraq's Kurds are set to vote tomorrow in Kurdish referendum on support for independence
Sep 18, 2017
NIA arrests suspected Islamic State operative Shakul Hammed in ChennaiThe National Investigation Agency arrested suspected Islamic State operative Shakul Hammed in Chennai for his alleged involvement in a conspiracy to stage attacks in Tamil Nadu.
Aug 20, 2017
Iraqi forces launch offensive on Islamic State in Tel Afar, recapture three villagesThe Iraqi federal police has recaptured three villages in the west of Tel Afar from the Islamic State terror organisation as an offensive that was launched on Sunday began to deliver results.
Aug 16, 2017
Iraq prime minister Haider al-Abadi vows to free 'every inch' of nation from Islamic StateIraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi pledged to liberate "every inch" of Iraq's land from Islamic State, confirming that Iraqi troops are preparing for a new offensive.
Aug 09, 2017
Watch: Locals in besieged Syrian town of Douma are swapping meat for mushroomsMushrooms are now a substitute for meat in the rebel stronghold, where a government blockade has created food shortages.