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Iraq declares end of Islamic State caliphate after coalition forces captures historic Nuri mosque in Mosul
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Iraq declares end of Islamic State caliphate after coalition forces captures historic Nuri mosque in Mosul

Iraq government troops on Thursday captured the ruined mosque at the heart of Islamic State's de facto capital Mosul

Iraqi forces successfully storm Mosul, last stronghold of Islamic State: US reports
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Iraqi forces successfully storm Mosul, last stronghold of Islamic State: US reports

Iraqi forces began storming the Islamic State-held Old City of Mosul on Sunday, an assault they hope will be the last in the eight-month campaign

Iraqi troops raid last Islamic State stronghold in Mosul; 819,000 people forced to flee due to fighting
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Iraqi troops raid last Islamic State stronghold in Mosul; 819,000 people forced to flee due to fighting

Iraqi forces began their offensive in Mosul city, the last enclave of the Islamic State in Iraq's city to fall into the hands of the terror group.

Iraq: Three killed in IS attack on police station in Samarra
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Iraq: Three killed in IS attack on police station in Samarra

According to security officials from Salaheddin province, in which Samarra is located, a group of four gunmen wearing suicide vests stormed Mutawakil police station in Samarra late on Monda

‘Significant step forward’: US hails Iraq’s victory over Islamic State in Ramadi
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‘Significant step forward’: US hails Iraq’s victory over Islamic State in Ramadi

In a significant development in the war against militant group Islamic State, Iraqi forces have retaken control of Ramadi from Islamic State with the US also hailing their victory.

New Zealand to help train Iraq army fight the Islamic State
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New Zealand to help train Iraq army fight the Islamic State

New Zealand will send soldiers to help train Iraq's armed forces fight Islamic State militants, but would not be involved in combat, the government said on Tuesday.

To restore bilateral relations, Turkey, Iraq mutually abolish visa requirements
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To restore bilateral relations, Turkey, Iraq mutually abolish visa requirements

Turkey and Iraq have mutually abolished visa requirements during a visit by Iraq's new Foreign Minister Ibrahim al-Jaafari to Ankara on Wednesday.

Iraq PM orders army reshuffle in wake of bloody attacks
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Iraq PM orders army reshuffle in wake of bloody attacks

The military shakeup will include commanders of divisions and operation commands nationwide.