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Tag Archives: iraq

Mop-up in Mosul as Iraq claims victory – Tehran congratulates Baghdad

MOSUL, Iraq, July 10, (AFP): Iraqi forces fought to eliminate the last pockets of Islamic State group resistance in Mosul on Monday after the premier …

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Iraqis surround Mosul Old City

BAGHDAD, May 11, (Agencies): US-backed Iraqi forces were moving to surround Mosul’s Old City on Thursday, a week after launching a fresh push to drive …

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Mosul clinic treats those with gravest injuries

BARTELLA, Iraq, April 13, (AP): A boy and a woman are delivered to the gates of the clinic by an Iraqi ambulance, bandaged and in …

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Cold weather ‘complicates’ Iraq’s humanitarian situation – Around 90,000 flee Mosul

BAGHDAD, Dec 9, (KUNA): As if the chaotic scenario in Iraq was not enough, the arrival of harsh and cold winter season in Mosul had …

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Iraq claims nearly 1,000 militants killed – Nearly half of eastern Mosul liberated

BARTELLA, Iraq, Nov 28, (RTRS): Iraqi special forces battling to clear Islamic State from eastern Mosul have killed nearly 1,000 militants but fighting has slowed …

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Iraqi forces recaptures 25 neighborhoods in Mosul – army

IRBIL, Nov 25 (KUNA) — The Iraqi army said Friday its forces regained control of more than 25 neighborhoods in Mosul since the launch of …

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Suicide truck bomb kills over 100

BAGHDAD, Nov 24, (Agencies): A suicide truck bomb killed about 100 people, most of them Iranian Shi’ite pilgrims, at a petrol station in the city …

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Kuwait continues offering humanitarian aid to Iraqis

IRBIL, Nov 20, (KUNA): The State of Kuwait on Sunday continued offering urgent humanitarian aid to the people in Mosul as part of the “Kuwait …

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Mosul advance slows

BAGHDAD/AIN ISSA, Syria, Nov 6, (RTRS): Islamic State fighters targeted Iraqi troops with car bombs and ambushes in Mosul, stalling an army advance in their …

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Iraqi troops in Mosul – Baghdadi recording says ‘no retreat’

KOKJALI/BAGHDAD, Iraq, Nov 3, (RTRS): Islamic State leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi told his followers on Thursday there could be no retreat in a “total war” …

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