Isabel Coles and Ali al-Rubaie

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Islamic State attacked an Iraqi police checkpoint near the southern city of Najaf on Sunday, killing seven policemen as government forces in the n...

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Iraqi special forces drove back Islamic State militants in the Mosul University campus on Saturday, while elite police units took over large areas...

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Iraqi special forces pushed deeper into Islamic districts in eastern Mosul and army units fought the insurgents inside a military base in the ci...

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Iraq will lobby against new travel limits to the United States by Iraqis, arguing both countries need to uphold their fight against Islamic State ...

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His name was Ayman, but the couple who brought the boy home to their Iraqi village after buying him for $500 called him Ahmed. Islamic State milit...

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Isabel Coles

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U. S. Iraqi forces on Sunday launched a ground offensive to dislodge Islamic State militants from the western part of the city of Mosul, and put ...

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U. S. Iraqi forces closing in on the Islamic western half of Mosul prepared on Tuesday to storm the airport and a nearby military base on its s...

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U. S. Iraqi security forces captured Mosul airport from Islamic State on Thursday, advancing on multiple fronts towards the jihadists’ last major...

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U. S. Iraqi forces pushed deeper into western Mosul on Saturday, advancing in several populated southern districts after punching through the def...

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Isabel Coles

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Iraqi forces seized a damaged Mosul bridge on Monday which could link up their units on either side of the Tigris river, as thousands of civilians...

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The families cowered in basements, huddling in the dark as war raged overhead between Iraqi forces and Islamic State militants fighting for contro...

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Isabel Coles

Reuters


The number of civilians escaping the fighting in Mosul has increased significantly as battles intensify between U. S. Iraqi forces and Islamic St...

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The mouth of the tunnel is hardly visible on a muddy hillside overlooking Mosul, where fighting now rages between Iraqi forces and Islamic State m...

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Isabel Coles

Reuters


U. S. Iraqi forces captured the second of Mosul’s five bridges on Monday, giving a boost to their onslaught on Islamic State’s remaining strongho...

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Iraqi forces battled Islamic State militants in their stronghold of Mosul on Wednesday and took control of the last major road leading west from t...

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The senior U. S. commander in Iraq acknowledged on Tuesday that the U. S. coalition probably had a role in an explosion in Mosul believed to have...

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Iraqi forces pushed further into Mosul from the north on the second day of a new push to speed up the nearly attempt to dislodge Islamic State, ...

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Isabel Coles

Reuters


Iraqi armed forces launched an operation on Saturday to capture the last Islamic enclave in Mosul, according to a military statement. The fall o...

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Islamic State will struggle to recover from the death of a top aide, reported this week in a U. S. air strike, whose overview of the group’s finan...

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It was barely more than a squiggle, but the mark of a single letter sprayed overnight on a wall in the heart of Islamic State’s caliphate was a ...

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