Iraqi Army suffers heavy casualties due to ISIS raids across several...

DAMASCUS, SYRIA (2:10 A.M.) – Islamic State insurgents deployed hit-and-run operations to lethal effect this weekend, with so-called Inghimasi infiltration attacks targeting numerous military...

ISIL moves their capital from Raqqa to Deir Ezzor

(RT) In a move that may affect the protracted Raqqa offensive, Islamic State (IS, formerly ISIS/ISIL) terrorists have “essentially moved” their so-called capital in...

ISIS Cut Off The Ears of Dissident Fighters in Mosul

BEIRUT, LEBANON (2:54 P.M.) - ISIS is now punishing members who escape battles with Iraqi troops in Mosul by cutting their ears, local sources in...

Kurdish Peshmerga will not receive new weapons from Germany

BEIRUT, LEBANON (2:42 P.M.) - The German Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel in a visit to the Kurdistan Region on Thursday said that the German...

Iraqi Army liberates new district in west Mosul

BEIRUT, LEBANON (1:45 P.M.) - The Iraqi Armed Forces continued their large-scale offensive in west Mosul on Saturday, targeting the remaining districts under the...

US-led coalition to ‘methodically remove’ IS: Defense Secretary

BEIRUT, LEBANON (8:15 A.M.) - US Secretary of Defense James Mattis met with his Israeli counterpart, Avigdor Lieberman, at the Ministry of Defence headquarters...

US approves nearly $300 million weapons deal to Kurdish Peshmerga

BEIRUT, LEBANON (6:12 P.M.) - The US State Department has approved a possible sale of military equipment to the Peshmerga to an estimated cost...

Iraqi officials announce 26 Qatari hostages released after 16 months in...

BEIRUT, LEBANON (3:00 P.M.) - The 26 Qatari hostages from a hunting party in 2015 were released to the Iraqi government on Friday, the...

ISIS nears defeat in Mosul as Iraqi Army liberates several neighborhoods

DAMASCUS, SYRIA (10:50 P.M.) – This evening in Mosul, the Iraqi Armed Forces liberated the Al-Nasr district and virtually expelled ISIS militants from the...

Iraqi forces liberate new neighborhood in west Mosul

BEIRUT, LEBANON (10:45 A.M.) - The Iraqi Army, alongside the Federal Police forces, liberated a new district inside the western sector of Mosul, local...