Despite the province being entirely under Iraqi Army control, runaway ISIS members have created a secret training camp On October 4, ISIS was officially driven out of Hawija city following a large-scale offensive by the Iraqi Army and Popular Mobilization Units which effectively eliminated a year-long Islamic State pocket in the Kirkuk region. However, some…
The Iraqi and Syrian forces have launched simultaneous offensives in Al-Anbar (Iraq) and Deir Ezzor (Syria) governorates in a bid to secure the vast border area between Iraq and Syria. Since launching the offensive, the Iraqi Armed Forces have liberated more than 22,000 square kilometers of territory near the Syrian border. Meanwhile, their counterparts from…
Iraqi troops, backed by the Tribal Mobilization Forces launched wide-scale campaign to liberate al Rayhana region as well as Annah town from ISIS. It is reported that ISIS prevented civilians from fleeing toward the western side of the town, forcing them to stay at homes.
Iraqi authorities are holding 1,400 foreign wives and children of suspected Islamic State fighters after government forces expelled the terrorist group from one of its last remaining strongholds in Iraq.
ISIS reported that their fighters stormed barracks in the Jamouna area, near al-Tanaf in Syria, on Monday 7 August.
Mosul’s last remaining streets held by Islamic State group fighters could fall to the Iraqi military in just a few days, according to an army commander leading the assault on the city.
Iraqi government forces took over a major area in western Mosul’s Old City on Monday, hours after the Islamic State militants launched a series of suicide attacks.
Dozens of civilians were killed in fresh airstrikes targeting a district in Mosul’s Old City on Tuesday, as Iraqi forces press on to recapture the neighbourhood from ISIS group control.
Two villages were liberated to the north of Mosul as Iraqi forces exterminated 70 fighters of the ISIS terrorist group.
Iraqi forces launched on Thursday the second phase of their operations to liberate the eastern part of Mosul controlled by terrorist ISIS organization.