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Thousands rally for Al-Quds Day in Iran

23 June, 2017

Hundreds of thousands of Iranians took to the streets in an annual show of solidarity with Palestinians, marking Al-Quds Day with chants against Israel, Saudi Arabia and the US.

Iconic Mosul mosque where IS leader declared caliphate 'destroyed'

21 June, 2017

Mosul's iconic leaning minaret and the adjacent mosque where IS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi declared himself "caliph", was destroyed on Wednesday.

The Iraq Report: Iraq becomes vehicle for Iranian power

21 June, 2017

Analysis: Welcome to The New Arab's weekly digest of events in Iraq

Defiant Mosul students return for exams amid devastation

19 June, 2017

University of Mosul students returned to sit exams interrupted when Islamic State group militants took control of their city three years ago.

Algeria army kills three 'armed Islamists' in ongoing crackdown

18 June, 2017

Algeria's army said it had killed three armed Islamists and captured several others in an ongoing operation in the country's east on Sunday.

Roadside bomb kills Egyptian police officer in Cairo suburb

18 June, 2017

A roadside bomb killed an Egyptian policeman and wounded four others on a highway on the southern outskirts of Cairo on Sunday, the interior ministry said.

US-led coalition 'cannot confirm' IS chief death

17 June, 2017

The Russian army said earlier that it hit IS leaders in an airstrike in Syria last month and was seeking to verify whether Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi had been killed.

Police ban face veil to guard Iraq's post-IS Mosul

16 June, 2017

Iraqi forces, who have retaken eastern Mosul from the Islamic State group after three years, banned the face veil as part of a package of measures to curb attacks.

Moscow claims it may have killed IS leader Baghdadi

16 June, 2017

Moscow says its jets may have killed leader of world's most notorious terror organisation in a May airstrike. If true it would be a major propaganda coup for the Russians.

IS struggles to hold back Syrian force in Raqqa

13 June, 2017

IS militants are waging a ferocious defensive battle against Syrian Democratic Forces' fighters attempting to advance towards the walls of the Old City in Raqqa, the militant group’s Syria bastion.

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