While Iraq's parliament speaker Salim al-Jabouri has expressed concern over reports of airstrikes that may have killed more than 100 civilians in western Mosul.
The 68-nation US-led coalition against the Islamic State group will meet in Washington on Wednesday to accelerate efforts to destroy the remaining jihadist strongholds in Iraq and Syria.
In an exclusive interview with The New Arab, Atheel al-Nujaifi, the embattled former governor of Mosul, accuses the Iraqi government of seeking to alter the city's demographics after liberation
Iraqi forces are gearing up to capture Mosul's al-Nuri Mosque, where the Islamic State group leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi had infamously declared his 'caliphate'
A mass graveyard of Islamic State militants containing some 500 grave stones was discovered near al-Saqlawiya, northwest of Fallujah, the Iraqi ministry of defence announced on Tuesday.
UN envoy says no Islamic State group chemical attack took place in Mosul, despite reports indicating that one occurred earlier in March.
IS militants are fleeing the the front lines with Iraqi forces in west Mosul, a senior army commander told The New Arab on Friday.
Israeli Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu expressed concerns to Russian President Vladimir Putin over increased Iranian influence in war-torn Syria.
British firms set to benefit from multi-billion pound loans that will be given to Iraq to improve war-ravaged infrastructure, but funds can only be spent with British firms
Islamic State has shown 'homicidal creativity' in the design and deployment of deadly booby traps in the town of al-Bab, which it lost to Syrian rebels in late February