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Iraq holds military parade to celebrate 'victory' over IS

11 December, 2017

The Iraqi military has held a celebration to celebrate the end of the campaign against IS, while others warn the fight is not yet over.

Islamic State re-enters Syria's Idlib after clashes

09 December, 2017

After several days of clashes, IS recaptures villages in Syria's Idlib province, four years after they were first expelled, as Russian airstrikes in the province continue.

Abadi declares 'end of war against IS' in Iraq

09 December, 2017

Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi on Saturday declared victory over IS following a bloody three-year campaign, a group which at its height endangered Iraq's very existence.

'Fewer than 3,000 IS fighters' left in Iraq, Syria

05 December, 2017

There are fewer than 3,000 IS fighters left in Iraq and Syria as the group clings to the remnants of its self-styled caliphate, the US-led coalition said on Tuesday.

Egyptian state media attack BBC, Guardian for criticising Sisi

27 November, 2017

Egyptian media had a field day after feeling that British media responded "unfairly" to President Sisi's response to the mosque terror attacks.

Iraq launches operation to clear IS holdouts from desert

23 November, 2017

Iraqi forces have launched a major operation targeting the last vestiges of the Islamic State group in sparsely populated wastelands between the country's two rivers.

As Islamic State knows, to change is to survive

22 November, 2017

Comment: As Islamic State begins its insurgent stage, the way the United States selected and rewarded its partner forces will matter, writes James Snell.

Suicide car bomb kills 21 north of Baghdad

21 November, 2017

At least 21 people were killed and dozens more injured after a suicide car exploded in the middle of a fruit and vegetable market in Tuz Khurmatu, north of Baghdad.

Iran's General Soleimani spotted with Iraqi fighters in Syria

20 November, 2017

Iran's General Qassem Soleimani has been filmed with Iraq's Popular Mobilisation Forces in eastern Syria, in new footage that emerged on Sunday.

Syria army, allied militias retake IS stronghold Albu Kamal

19 November, 2017

Syria regime forces and allied militias have recaptured Albu Kamal, the Islamic State group's last urban stronghold in the country.

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