Tagged: iraq

Drone Video Shows Reclaimed al-Nuri Mosque

Drone footage taken by the Associated Press shows the compound of the landmark al-Nouri mosque in Mosul that was blown up last week by the Islamic State group. Iraqi forces recaptured the compound on...


Civilians Flee ‘Final Battle for Mosul’

Desperate civilians continued to flee western Mosul on Sunday as fears grow for the thousands still trapped in the densely populated Old City which remains under ISIL control. The human suffering is immense. A...


Hundreds of Civilians Free to Leave Mosul

Iraqi forces free hundreds of civilians in Mosul Old City as troops battle to retake the ancient quarter from Islamic State militants, mounting a last stand in what was the de facto capital of...