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Nov 05, 2018
Iraq: Six killed, several injured in multiple explosions in Baghdad's Shia-majority districtsIn the eastern district of Sadr City, two people were killed and four wounded in two explosions in the conservative Shiite neighbourhood. And two other blasts went off on busses in other parts of Baghdad's northeast, wounding seven. There was no immediate claim of responsibility for any of the explosions.
Oct 31, 2018
Human Rights Watch says US should not transfer suspected jihadists from Syria to Iraq 'if they will be at risk of torture or unfair trial'The New York-based watchdog said the United States had transferred suspected members of the Islamic State group for trials in Baghdad. "The US should not be transferring IS suspects from Syria to Iraq or elsewhere if they will be at risk of torture or an unfair trial," HRW's Nadim Houry said.
Jul 27, 2018
UK suspends mutual legal assistance process with US over fear that two suspects from Islamic State's 'Beatles' group could be executedThe Home Office said it had agreed to a "short-term pause" of the mutual legal assistance process with the US over Alexanda Amon Kotey and El Shafee el-Sheikh after a request from lawyers acting for one of the men.
Jun 30, 2018
Mali suicide attack: Six persons dead, several injured in bomb blast at G5 Sahel headquarters in SevareA suicide attack in the G5 Sahel headquarters in Mali's Sevare claimed six lives and injured several others three days before a conference with French president Emmanuel Macron
Jun 08, 2018
Islamic State attacks kill 22 pro-regime fighters, including 9 Iranian soldiers, in south Syria, claims reportIslamic State group jihadists on Thursday killed 22 pro-regime fighters including 11 soldiers among them two officers, in surprise attacks in southern Syria, a monitor said.
Jun 07, 2018
Russia World Cup under threat from Islamic State as propaganda warns of attacks by 'lone wolves' or local jihadistsDisturbing photo-montages circulated on social media last year warned of possible Islamic State attacks during the football World Cup in Russia.
Feb 17, 2018
Mosul after Islamic State: Ulemas battle to rid locals of extremist ideas following city's recapture from jihadistsThe ulema, or Islamic scholars, aim to set up "brigades" tasked with ridding Mosul residents of extremist ideas of Islamic State following city's recapture
Feb 12, 2018
Families of Islamic State fighters in Iraq's Anbar province fear returning home as local residents vow revengeIn Iraq's Anbar province, residents struggling to rebuild after years of Islamic State rule are adamant: there will be no return for families of jihadists
Jan 27, 2018
Mass grave containing remains of over 75 civilians and security personnel unearthed in Iraq's Kirkuk provinceA mass grave containing the remains of dozens of civilians and security personnel apparently executed by jihadists has been found in northern Iraq's Kirkuk province, its governor
Dec 15, 2017
Iraq hangs 38 Islamic State, Al-Qaeda operatives in mass execution; human rights groups express concernIraq hanged 38 jihadists belonging to the Islamic State group or Al-Qaeda for terrorism offences on Thursday in the southern city of Nasiriyah