Category: Iraq


ISIS destroyed 116 villages in Iraq’s Kirkuk province over a three-year period, its governor said late Tuesday. The terror group destroyed the villages between 2014-2017, said Rakan Saed. Saed said thousands of villagers are still living in tents near the […]


Despite the challenges, trepidations and potential setbacks that may happen in the weeks and months of 2018, let us for a moment bask in the sunshine because of the effective elimination or near ejection and eradication of Daesh (the self-proclaimed […]


A U.S.-led coalition carried out more than 14,100 military strikes against the ISIS in Iraq since the alliance was established in mid-2014, according to a coalition official. “From September 2014 to December 2017, the alliance carried out 14,104 strikes on […]


Christian worshipers in Iraq’s northern city of Mosul celebrated their first Mass on Sunday since ISIS overran the city in 2014. The Mass was held at the Church of St. Paul in eastern Mosul, said pastor Saad Saliwah. “Our church […]


The Iraqi government has suffered damages worth $47 billion in areas liberated from ISIS, the country’s planning minister said on Sunday. Salman al-Jumaili during a meeting with Swiss Ambassador to Jordan and Iraq Hans Peter Linz said the ministry had […]


Iraqi forces on Saturday uncovered two mass graves in northern Iraq, according to a local Iraqi official. “The two graves contain the remains of 90 victims, most of them were Yazidis,” Mohamed Khalil, the mayor of Sinjar city, told Anadolu […]