Iraq


IS Destroys Iconic Al-Nuri Mosque In Mosul

The Islamic State terror group destroyed Mosul’s al-Nuri mosque and its iconic leaning minaret known as al-Hadba when fighters detonated explosives inside the structures Wednesday night, Iraq’s Ministry of Defense…

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Car Bombs Kill 20 People in Central Baghdad

Two car bombs killed at least 20 people in Baghdad and wounded about 80 others in streets packed with crowds preparing for the Ramadan fast early on Tuesday, security sources…

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Iraq Says Iranian Commander Killed Fighting IS

A senior Iranian Revolutionary Guard commander was killed in an explosion during clashes with the Islamic State group west of Mosul, an Iraqi official told The Associated Press on Saturday,…

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Three Iraqi Policemen Killed in Suicide Attack

Three policemen were killed on Sunday in a suicide attack south of Mosul, the northern Iraqi city where Islamic State is fighting off a U.S.-backed offensive, security sources said. A…

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