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Suicide car bombing claimed by ISIS kills at least 119 in Baghdad

Suicide car bombing claimed by ISIS kills at least 119 in Baghdad

A suicide car bombing claimed by the Islamic State group ripped through a busy Baghdad shopping district Sunday, killing at least 119 people in the deadliest attack this year in Iraq`s capital.

Baghdad's deadliest single attack: Death toll reaches 119, ISIS says bombing targeted Iraq's Shiite Muslims

Baghdad's deadliest single attack: Death toll reaches 119, ISIS says bombing targeted Iraq's Shiite Muslims

A suicide car bombing in Baghdad shopping district killed at least 119 people, officials said.

Iraqi army declares Fallujah fully liberated from Islamic State

Iraqi army declares Fallujah fully liberated from Islamic State

Iraqi forces took the Islamic State group`s last positions in the city of Fallujah Sunday, establishing full control over one of the jihadists` most emblematic bastions after a month-long operation.

About 2,500 IS militants killed in Fallujah: Iraqi commander

Iraq's government forces on Tuesday dislodged the Islamic State group from two northern neighborhoods of Fallujah as an Iraqi military commander claimed the month-long offensive to recapture the city had left 2,500 IS militants dead.

30,000 displaced from Iraq's Fallujah in 3 days: NGO

Fighting in the Iraqi city of Fallujah has displaced at least 30,000 people in three days, the Norwegian Refugee Council said on Sunday, warning that a humanitarian disaster was unfolding.

Iraq forces retake central Fallujah from IS

Iraqi forces raised the national flag over the government compound in Fallujah today, top commanders said, a breakthrough in the nearly four-week-old offensive against the Islamic State group's bastion.

Iraq forces retake Fallujah government headquarter: Commanders

Iraqi forces retook the main government compound in the centre of the jihadist bastion of Fallujah from the Islamic State group on Friday, top commanders said.

Iraq probes human rights violations in Fallujah offensive

Iraq said it had launched an investigation into possible human rights abuses against civilians fleeing the Islamic State-held city of Fallujah.

Islamic State militants kill 18 civilians trying to flee Fallujah

Fighters from the Islamic State group killed at least 18 members of two families as they attempted to flee the besieged jihadist bastion of Fallujah, relatives said on Sunday.

Iraqi forces tighten grip on IS stronghold in Fallujah

The troops, backed by US-led coalition aircraft, carried out an operation in the early morning to recapture areas on the western side of Euphrates River, which flows on the edge of the western part of Fallujah, some 50 km west of the Iraqi capital of Baghdad, the source told Xinhua.

Amazing story: How one family escaped Iraq`s besieged Fallujah

Daesh calls the wives of its members `State women` and women in the city who have not pledged allegiance to the movement are called `common women`.

Civilians die trying to flee Iraq`s besieged Fallujah

Civilians desperate to flee Fallujah were having to dodge sniper fire from the Islamic State group, which was keen to keep its "human shields" inside the city as Iraqi forces closed in Monday.

Syrian army, Kurds advance on IS northern strongholds

The coincidence of the near-simultaneous attacks has raised speculation about possible coordination between the United States and Russia in the anti-IS fight.

Aid group says IS shooting civilians fleeing Fallujah battle

The Islamic State group has been shooting at civilians as they try to flee the nearly two-week battle between Iraqi government forces and IS militants in the city of Fallujah.

Iraqi forces free town near IS stronghold of Fallujah

Iraqi forces free town near IS stronghold of Fallujah

The troops took control of the government building and raised the Iraqi flag while continuing to drive out IS militants from the town, a source said.

More than 1,000 Iraqi forces wounded in Fallujah op

More than 1,000 members of the Iraqi forces have been wounded since the start of the operation to retake Fallujah from the Islamic State group, a health official said today.

Iraq forces face tough IS resistance on fringes of Fallujah

Iraq forces face tough IS resistance on fringes of Fallujah

Lieutenant General Abdelwahab al-Saadi, the overall commander of the Fallujah operation, said IS fighters mounted a fierce counter-attack on the area on Tuesday.

Fallujah offensive against Iraq: Five things you need to know about

Fallujah fell to anti-government fighters in early 2014 after security forces withdrew during unrest that began when they cleared a year-old anti-government protest camp near Ramadi.

Iraq forces begin assault on IS bastion Fallujah

Iraqi forces battled the Islamic State group on Monday in the opening stages of an operation to retake Fallujah, one of the toughest targets yet in Baghdad`s war against the jihadists.

Jihadi Jack, the first British boy who joined ISIS

Jihadi Jack, the first British boy who joined ISIS

The first white British man to join terror group ISIS has been identified, according to The Sunday Times report.