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Take that Obama! Trump takes credit for defeating IS

18 October, 2017

US President Donald Trump has claimed credit for defeating the Islamic State in Syria and Iraq in an interview late on Tuesday

US-backed forces announce full capture of Raqqa from IS

17 October, 2017

The US-backed Syrian Democratic Forces said on Tuesday they had fully captured the Islamic State group's former Syrian stronghold Raqqa, after more than four months of fighting.

Iraqi-Kurdistan's relationship with the US has had its ups-and-downs

16 October, 2017

Analysis: While most Iraqi Kurds have a positive perception of the US, they haven't forgotten darker moments in the relationship, writes Paul Iddon.

Morocco arrests 11 suspects linked to Islamic State militants

15 October, 2017

Moroccan police arrested 11 members of an "extremely dangerous terrorist" cell linked to the Islamic State group and seized chemical products used to make bombs, the interior ministry said.

Syria regime, allies 'capture Mayadeen from IS'

15 October, 2017

Syrian regime troops and allied forces captured the city of Mayadeen from the Islamic State group on Saturday, state media said.

Evacuation deal for Syria's Raqqa as city's capture nears

14 October, 2017

Foreign and Syrian jihadists from the Islamic State group are to evacuate their former stronghold of Raqqa, as US-backed forces near the capture of the city.

Syrian IS fighters 'to leave Raqqa' following evacuation deal

14 October, 2017

IS control in Raqqa is coming to an end, according to a monitor, as the last Syrian militants prepare to leave the group's self-declared 'capital'.

Battle of Raqqa to end 'within day or two'

14 October, 2017

Buses entered the Syrian city of Raqqa, with the evacuation of IS fighters and their families expected in the coming days, giving the US-backed SDF full control of the city.

Safe passage of Raqqa civilians 'under discussion'

11 October, 2017

Raqqa's local government in exile says it is 'discussing' the safe passage of civilians from areas of the war-torn city still controlled by Islamic State group fighters.

Iran warns US on designating Guards as terrorist group

10 October, 2017

Iran said that the United States would be siding with the Islamic State group if it designated the Revolutionary Guards as a terrorist organisation, reports said on Tuesday.

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