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Saudi Arabia to build entertainment...

Saudi Arabia to build entertainment...

Middle East

Sun, Apr 9 2017

The construction will begin early next year and the first stage finished by 2022

IS leader Baghdadi flees Mosul as Iraqi...

IS leader Baghdadi flees Mosul as Iraqi...

Middle East

Thu, Mar 9 2017

Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi in an audio message in November urged supporters to make a stand in the city rather...

Iraqi forces seize Mosul bridge as thousands...

Iraqi forces seize Mosul bridge as thousands...

Middle East

Mon, Feb 27 2017

If the govt force defeat IS in Mosul, that would crush the Iraq wing of the caliphate that the group's...

Islamic State shifts to Libya's desert...

Islamic State shifts to Libya's desert...

Middle East

Fri, Feb 10 2017

Some fighters were based outside Sirte before last year's campaign, some fled during the battle and some...

IS file reveals foreign militants refused...

IS file reveals foreign militants refused...

Middle East

Wed, Feb 8 2017

From ‘sick notes’ to claims of martyr missions in Europe, the documents show jihadis are losing faith...

'Western weapons used to commit war...

'Western weapons used to commit war...

Middle East

Thu, Jan 5 2017

Shia Muslim militias, known collective as the Hashid Shaabi, deny having sectarian aims or committing...

'70% of east Mosul retaken from Islamic...

'70% of east Mosul retaken from Islamic...

Middle East

Thu, Jan 5 2017

The western half of the city remains under the full control of Islamic State, which is fighting to hold...

UN: 6,878 civilians killed in Iraq in...

UN: 6,878 civilians killed in Iraq in...

Middle East

Tue, Jan 3 2017

According to UNAMI figures, at least 12,388 civilians were wounded in 2016

Yemen's children starve as war drags...

Yemen's children starve as war drags...

Middle East

Mon, Jan 2 2017

The coalition has been waging a fierce air campaign against the rebels since March 2015, trying unsuccessfully...

Baghdad suicide car bomb blast kills...

Baghdad suicide car bomb blast kills...

Middle East

Mon, Jan 2 2017

Many of the victims were daily labourers waiting for jobs at an intersection in Sadr City

US role in Iraq five years since military...

US role in Iraq five years since military...

Middle East

Sun, Dec 18 2016

Here a three key questions on the fifth anniversary of US troops leaving Iraq

IS launches ‘Agony Uncle’ radio show...

IS launches ‘Agony Uncle’ radio show...

Middle East

Wed, Dec 7 2016

In the show, clerics take on the role as an ‘Agony Uncle’ where they answer questions submitted by militants...

'Catastrophic' water shortages for 500,000...

'Catastrophic' water shortages for 500,000...

Uncategorized

Thu, Dec 1 2016

Nearly half a million civilians, already struggling to feed themselves day to day, are now without access...

Growing fears of IS use of weaponised...

Growing fears of IS use of weaponised...

Middle East

Tue, Nov 29 2016

Western countries have seen an unprecedented wave of attacks perpetrated or inspired by IS and the new...

The fight for Mosul efforts to bridge...

The fight for Mosul efforts to bridge...

Uncategorized

Fri, Nov 25 2016

The Iraqi military and security forces are predominantly Shia, but Sunnis have a significant presence...

Truck bomb blast kills 80 Shia pilgrims...

Truck bomb blast kills 80 Shia pilgrims...

Uncategorized

Thu, Nov 24 2016

The truck bomb ripped through a petrol station where buses packed with Shia pilgrims returning from the...

Nimrud's broken glory lies in dust after...

Nimrud's broken glory lies in dust after...

Middle East

Wed, Nov 16 2016

UNESCO has said that the destruction of Nimrud by Islamic States amounts to a war crime

Children reclaim their school after...

Children reclaim their school after...

Middle East

Sun, Nov 13 2016

According to the United Nations Children's Fund, 4.7 million children have been directly affected by...

Iraq troops battle IS in Mosul, UN says...

Iraq troops battle IS in Mosul, UN says...

Middle East

Fri, Nov 11 2016

The battle to retake Mosul is now in its fourth week, and while troops have entered the built-up area,...

Iraq forces gain ground in Mosul despite...

Iraq forces gain ground in Mosul despite...

World

Sun, Nov 6 2016

The elite Counter-Terrorism Service has been spearheading the attack on the eastern front of the three-week-old...

Iraqi forces in new push into

Iraqi forces in new push into

World

Sat, Nov 5 2016

CTS forces made their first real push into the streets of Mosul on Friday but were met by a deluge of...