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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

Obama in Europe to reassure allies over...

Obama in Europe to reassure allies over...

World

Tue, Nov 15 2016

Obama concludes his trip with a stop in Peru for a summit of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation forum...

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...

Elite Iraq forces punch into Mosul,...

Elite Iraq forces punch into Mosul,...

World

Sat, Nov 5 2016

CTS forces remained inside the city however and there were at least five regiments involved in the operation...

IS leader Baghdadi hiding in Mosul,...

IS leader Baghdadi hiding in Mosul,...

World

Wed, Nov 2 2016

The materials spell out beard requirements and guidelines for taking women as sex slaves

Iraqi forces advance on town where IS...

Iraqi forces advance on town where IS...

World

Wed, Nov 2 2016

The battle that started on October 17 with air and ground support from a US-led coalition is shaping...

Iraq forces poised for first push into...

Iraq forces poised for first push into...

World

Tue, Nov 1 2016

Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi appeared on state television on Monday wearing camouflage uniform, said,...

Yemen's rejects UN peace plan as Saudi-led...

Yemen's rejects UN peace plan as Saudi-led...

World

Sun, Oct 30 2016

The war has left nearly 7,000 people dead, according to the UN which had been struggling to convince...

Gas tanker attacked near key shipping...

Gas tanker attacked near key shipping...

World

Wed, Oct 26 2016

A small vessel had approached the tanker and fired a rocket propelled grenade (RPG)

Why Pakistan still sees huge militant...

Why Pakistan still sees huge militant...

World

Wed, Oct 26 2016

Militants and hard-line religious parties were given government support, including hundreds of millions...

IS 'shave beards' as pressure builds...

IS 'shave beards' as pressure builds...

World

Wed, Oct 26 2016

Some 3,000 to 5,000 IS fighters are believed to be inside Mosul, Iraq's second city, alongside more than...

Threatened in Mosul, IS uses alternative...

Threatened in Mosul, IS uses alternative...

World

Tue, Oct 25 2016

The Kirkuk assault was carried out by more than 50 sleeper cells. They struck targets in and around the...

Attack in Iraq's Kirkuk over, 74 IS...

Attack in Iraq's Kirkuk over, 74 IS...

World

Mon, Oct 24 2016

Tens of thousands of Iraqi forces are pressing a week-old offensive on Iraq's second city, which is also...