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Iraq sentences 27 men to death for roles in 2014 Speicher massacre

Added: 08.08.2017 23:40 | 4 views | 0 comments

Iraq sentenced 27 prisoners to death for their part in a 2014 massacre that killed as many as 1,700 men in ISIS-controlled territory, according to a statement released by Iraq Central Criminal Court.

Tags: ISIS, Prison, Iraq, Cher

Court overturns murder conviction in '07 Baghdad shooting

Added: 04.08.2017 20:29 | 5 views | 0 comments

A federal appeals court overturned the first-degree murder conviction of a security contractor involved in the 2007 shooting in Baghdad's Nusoor Square at the height of the Iraq War -- a deadly encounter that left 17 people dead.


Ancient artifacts seized in Jerusalem

Added: 01.08.2017 16:50 | 7 views | 0 comments

Israeli police arrested five antiquities dealers in Jerusalem over the weekend, seizing gold coins, ancient weapons and an international investigation of smuggled Iraqi artifacts -- some of which made their way into the United States, according to Israeli police and the Israel Antiquities Authority.


Bomb attack triggers four-hour embassy battle

Added: 31.07.2017 13:54 | 5 views | 0 comments

Several gunmen were reported killed after they attacked the Iraqi Embassy in Afghanistan's capital, Kabul, on Monday morning.


Schoolgirl 'who joined ISIS' found in Iraq

Added: 24.07.2017 17:34 | 7 views | 0 comments

A 16-year-old German girl who ran away from home in 2016 and allegedly joined ISIS has been found alive in Iraq, the German government confirmed Monday.


The next steps in the fight against ISIS

Added: 18.07.2017 1:10 | 16 views | 0 comments

A week after Iraq's Prime Minister Haider Al Abadi declared victory over ISIS in Mosul, Iraqi troops are continuing to clear the country's second biggest city of remaining fighters but US and coalition officials are already focusing on the next objectives in the campaign to defeat the terror group.


Can ISIS ever be eradicated?

Added: 18.07.2017 1:10 | 15 views | 0 comments

As ISIS continues to lose ground in Iraq and Syria CNN's Nick Paton Walsh explores if they will ever truly be gone.

Tags: Syria, ISIS, Iraq

Mosul completely freed from ISIS: What's next for city left in ruins?

Added: 11.07.2017 4:50 | 15 views | 0 comments

Flanked by Iraqi forces of all stripes, Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi declared Mosul has been recaptured from ISIS.


Inside the last battle for Mosul

Added: 10.07.2017 20:14 | 16 views | 0 comments

In the ravaged heart of this once-vibrant city, a stone's throw from the Tigris River, Iraqi forces have cornered the last pocket of ISIS fighters.

Tags: ISIS, Iraq

Mosul: What's next for the city ISIS left in ruins?

Added: 10.07.2017 17:44 | 15 views | 0 comments

Iraq's leader says national forces backed by a US-led coalition have retaken the city of Mosul after more than three years of ISIS rule. Now Iraqis are facing the daunting task of what to do with their historic city, much of it reduced to rubble and still at threat of ISIS attacks.

Tags: ISIS, Iraq

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