Defeating ISIS in Mosul will be in the interest of Sunni Arabs in general as much asit will be in the interests of Iran and Shia Arabs in Iraq. The primary victims of this terrorist group have been the.. Huffington Post
ISIL has tried to cut off all communication lines from Mosul, which means it is very difficult to get information out of the city. But there is one radio station which is breaking that siege, radio Al.. Source: Al Jazeera STUDIO -
Iraqi forces have made a major push to retake the district of Hamdaniya on the outskirts of Mosul from the ISIL, the armed group’s last major urban stronghold in the country. Source: Al Jazeera STUDIO -
Kurdish Peshmurga forces have repulsed a major ISIL attack on the city of Kirkuk.
A combination of sleeper cells and fighters who reportedly entered the city posing as refugee villagers killed 18.. Source: euronews (in English) -
The Iraqi army and its allies have laid siege to the town of Bartella, just east of Mosul. Commanders say counter-terrorism forces are now clearing the area of the remaining ISIL fighters and their.. Source: Al Jazeera STUDIO -
Turkey and Iraq have reached an agreement in principle that could eventually allow a Turkish role in the campaign to retake Mosul from Islamic State Sydney Morning Herald Also reported by •The Age •Brisbane Times
BY land and air Australian Defence Force personnel have joined the push to retake the Islamic State’s stronghold of Mosul, capturing 200 square kilometres in just 24 hours. Daily Telegraph Also reported by •The Advertiser