Tagged: Islamic state

Iraqi Forces Push Deeper Into Mosul

US-backed Iraqi forces have pushed deeper into western Mosul and advanced in several populated areas in southern districts. This after re-taking the city’s airport from the so-called Islamic State, which is trying to cling...


Thousands Flee Fighting in Western Mosul

Thousands of civilians fled western Mosul on Sunday as Iraqi forces continued their advance into neighborhoods held by Islamic State group militants. One mother mourned over the body of her daughter who was killed...


Iraq Forces Take Full Control of Mosul Airport

Iraqi forces pushed into the first neighborhood in western Mosul on Friday and took full control of the international airport on the city’s southwestern edge from the Islamic State group, according to Iraqi officials.