Tagged: Isis

Big Operation Against ISIS in Raqqa

ISIL militants are coming under further attack in the Syrian city of Raqqa by US-backed Kurdish-led forces. American jets are carrying out airstrikes as fighters from an alliance of Kurdish and Arab militias (SDF)...


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...


Iraq Declares Victory Over ISIS in Mosul

The U.S.-backed Iraqi army won the battle for Mosul on Sunday, ousting the Islamic State from the city it seized three years ago. Though sporadic resistance by cornered ISIS militants continues, Iraq’s Prime Minister...