Showing posts with label Mosul. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Mosul. Show all posts

Thursday, February 1, 2018

Much of Mosul still in ruins 8 months after Iraq declared victory over ISIS

Much of Mosul still in ruins
Many neighborhoods in Mosul remain in almost total ruin eight months after government forces, with the help of "international aerial support" [sic] and local militias, wrested control of the ancient city in northern Iraq from Islamic State terror organization militants, as reported in epa images released Thursday.

Friday, October 27, 2017

Iraqi government, Kurds agree to temporary ceasefire northwest of Mosul

ceasefire northwest of Mosul
The Iraqi government forces and Kurdistan's Peshmerga forces have agreed to a temporary ceasefire in a town located northwest of the northern city of Mosul, following nearly two weeks of fighting, a security official told EFE on Friday.

Thursday, July 27, 2017

Irak: des soldats formés par Washington ont mené des exécutions à Mossoul, selon HRW

Mossoul
Une unité de l'armée irakienne formée par les forces américaines a mené des exécutions sommaires de prisonniers à Mossoul, a rapporté jeudi Human Rights Watch (HRW), appelant les Etats-Unis à suspendre leur assistance à cette division.

Wednesday, July 19, 2017

Suicide bombing kills 3 Iraqi troops in Mosul

Mosul iraq
Three Iraqi policemen were killed in a suicide bombing in the Old City of Mosul on Wednesday, according to a federal police officer.

Iraqi PM Urges Turkish Troops to Withdraw Since Mosul Battle Ended

Turkish Troops Iraq
Iraqi Prime Minister Haider Abadi announced the end of the battle for Mosul and called on Turkish troops to withdraw from Iraq, media reported on Wednesday.

5 killed in attack by ISIS "militants" in Iraq's Kirkuk

Iraq's Kirkuk
A total of five people, including four civilians and a policeman, were killed on Tuesday in an attack by the Islamic State (IS) "militants" at a village near Iraq's northern city of Kirkuk, a local police source said.

Tuesday, July 18, 2017

Relief organizations distribute hygiene kits to displaced Iraqis

displaced Iraqis
Every month relief organizations distribute hygiene kits to Iraqi displaced families in Hammam al-Alil camp in the northern city of Mosul.

Sunday, July 16, 2017

Iraqi Forces Resume Operations to Liberate Tal Afar from ISIL Terrorists Soon

Tal Afar iraq syria borders
Commander of “Nineveh, We’re Coming” operations lieutenant general Abdul Amir Rashid Yarallah stressed Saturday that the fourth phase of the operations will be launched soon to liberate Tal Afar and other areas in order to regain the whole province from ISIL terrorists.

Friday, July 7, 2017

More than 500 buildings in Mosul's Old City need repair, U.N. says

The offensive to retake Mosul from Islamic State (IS) militant group has damaged thousands of structures in the historic Old City and destroyed nearly 500 buildings, satellite imagery released by the United Nations on Thursday showed.

Sunday, July 2, 2017

US Army Warns of Increased Friendly Fire Risk in Mosul

The day after the prime minister of Iraq declared the end of Daesh’s caliphate, US Army Col. Pat Work drove through western Mosul to caution Iraqi forces of another looming threat: friendly fire.

Friday, June 30, 2017

Iraqi forces attack last ISIS/ISIL stronghold in Mosul

Iraqi government forces attacked the so-called Islamic State's remaining stronghold in Mosul's Old City, a day after formally declaring the end of the insurgents' self-declared caliphate and the capture of the historic mosque which symbolised their power.

Friday, June 16, 2017

Thursday, June 8, 2017

UN says ISIS has killed hundreds fleeing Mosul

The UN human rights office has reports of a "significant escalation" of Iraqi civilians being killed by so-called Islamic State as they try to flee Mosul.

Saturday, April 22, 2017

Iraqi aviation bombs several ISIS positions west of Mosul in Iraq

The Iraqi aviation bombed several positions and weapon factories of the Islamist State terror organization in three regions west of the Iraqi northern city of Mosul, the army said in a statement on Saturday.

Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Trapped Mosul civilians could face worst catastrophe of Iraq conflict, UN warns

The battle to dislodge ISIS from the Old City of Mosul, where hundreds of thousands of Iraqi civilians are trapped, could turn into the worst humanitarian catastrophe in the war against the militants, the United Nations warned on Tuesday.

Monday, April 17, 2017

L'EI a utilisé des armes chimiques contre les forces irakiennes, affirme l'armée

Le groupe djihadiste Etat islamique (EI) a utilisé samedi des armes chimiques lors d'une attaque contre les forces irakiennes engagées dans la bataille pour reprendre la ville de Mossoul (nord), blessant quelques soldats, a indiqué dimanche l'armée irakienne.

Sunday, April 2, 2017

Saturday, April 1, 2017

Iraqi parliament votes against flying KRG flag in Kirkuk

The Iraqi Parliament on April 1 voted against the decision of Kirkuk Provincial Council to raise the flag of Iraqi Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) alongside the Iraqi flag in the disputed oil-rich city of Kirkuk.

Tuesday, March 28, 2017

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