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Destruction After Mosul Freed, Aid Needed

Images from Mosul, Iraq show widespread devastation following the announcement that most Islamic State militants have been pushed out of the city. Meanwhile, aid groups say former residents are traumatized and in desperate need...


Iraqi PM Celebrates Victory in Mosul

Iraq’s Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi joined the victory celebratiions in Mosul after eight months of urban warfare brought an end to three years of jihadist rule in the city. Dozens of militants from the...


Troops Plant Iraqi Flag in Mosul

Iraqi special forces planted a flag on the Tigris River bank on Sunday after the country’s prime minister arrived to declare victory over the Islamic State group.