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US will counter Iran in post-war Iraq: diplomat

11 December, 2017

The United States' ambassador in Iraq says the defeat of IS will allow Iraq to reassert its sovereignty after three years of war.

Lebanon slams Iraq militia visit to Israel ceasefire line

10 December, 2017

A visit by an Iraqi Shia militia leader to Lebanon's ceasefire line with Israel was criticised by Lebanon's prime minister on Saturday, who said it violated local law.

The narrowing distinctions between the PKK and its offshoots

08 December, 2017

Comment: Under fire from all sides, armed Kurdish groups are more likely to work together, writes Paul Iddon.

Mosul Eye: Blogger who exposed IS atrocities reveals identity

07 December, 2017

When the city went dark under Islamic State's rule, Mosul Eye bravely documented its atrocities. Now, the blogger has ended his anonymity with the story of his double life.

'Destroy and eliminate' Britons fighting with IS: UK minister

07 December, 2017

The UK's new defence minister Gavin Williamson said British citizens fighting for Islamic State group should be located, killed and banned from returning to the country.

Pentagon admits US has 2,000 troops in Syria

06 December, 2017

The US has 2,000 troops in Syria and 5,200 in Iraq, the Pentagon announced on Wednesday, casting doubt over the numbers officially announced last month.

Russian airstrikes kill 21 civilians in east Syria: monitor

06 December, 2017

Russian airstrikes killed 21 civilians early Wednesday in a village held by the Islamic State group near the Euphrates River in eastern Syria, a monitor said.

Lafarge ex-CEO quizzed over financing extremists in Syria

06 December, 2017

Former Lafarge CEO Bruno Lafont was questioned on Wednesday over allegations that the French cement-maker indirectly financed extremists, including Islamic State, in Syria.

HRW: Widespread violations in Iraq against IS suspects

05 December, 2017

The leading rights group found that Iraqi authorities were committing widespread violations against those detained on suspicion of having ties to the Islamic State

Half of Yazidis kidnapped by IS 'still missing'

03 December, 2017

More than 3,000 Yazidis - mostly women or girls - are still being held by Islamic State group militants or are considered missing, Iraqi Kurdish officials said on Sunday.

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