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IRAQI TROOPS LAUNCH OPERATION TO LIBERATE MORE ISIS-HELD AREA IN ANBAR PROVINCE

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. 61 more words

ISIS

Iraqi forces poised for victory over Daesh in Tal Afar

By AFP – Aug 28,2017 – JORDAN TIMES

Fighters from Hashed Al Shaabi (Popular Mobilisation units), backing the Iraqi forces, gather at Tal Afar’s airport during an operation to retake the city from the Daesh terror group on Sunday. 372 more words

Arab World

Islamic State stronghold Tal Afar about to fall  

After a week-long offensive, Iraqi forces have raised the national flag on top of Tal Afar’s citadel building in the heart of the city which is Islamic State’s stronghold in the country’s northwest. 81 more words

America-Go-Round

IRAQI FORCES PUSH TOWARD MOSQUE BLOWN UP BY ISIS

In their battle for Mosul, Iraqi forces are pushing toward a landmark mosque blown up last week by the Islamic State group. 61 more words

ISIS

POLICE SAY 70% OF MOSUL’S OLD CITY RECAPTURED FROM ISIS

Iraqi forces have taken over 70 percent of western Mosul’s Old City district, Islamic State fighters’ last refuge in Iraq’s second largest city, police forces said. 35 more words

ISIS

Iraqi forces capture border crossing to Syria from IS

Iraqi forces captured today a border crossing point to Syria from the Islamic State group, increasing pressure on the extremists and getting closer to meeting up with Syrian troops and their allies who reached the border earlier this month for the first time in years. 256 more words