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ISIL under heavy assault by Kurds in Iraq
Peshmerga forces backed by US and UK air power launch attacks on three fronts against ISIL.
Last updated: 01 Oct 2014 08:15 GMT
Paris won't be bullied anymore over French hostages
Why the murder of Herve Gourdel will be a game-changer for French policy vis-a-vis terrorists.
Last updated: 26 Sep 2014 07:33 GMT
Exclusive: the fierce battle for Iraq's Zumar
Al Jazeera's Sue Turton is the first reporter to reach Zumar, where Peshmerga forces are battling ISIL.
Last updated: 25 Sep 2014 11:40 GMT
Iraqis sceptical about war on ISIL
Iraqis support campaign against ISIL but are doubtful about its outcome.
Mohammed A Salih
Last updated: 25 Sep 2014 05:11 GMT
Syrian Kurds urged US airstrikes against ISIL
Armed group fighting ISIL forces had long-called for the US to begin airstrikes against fighters in Syria.
Last updated: 23 Sep 2014 08:51 GMT
ISIL released Turks held hostage in Iraq
The 46 Turks, including children and diplomats, were seized from Mosul by ISIL fighters in June.
Last updated: 21 Sep 2014 00:31 GMT
Why ISIL keeps growing
Everyone wants to be on the winning side and right now ISIL is perceived by many as winning the ground campaign in Iraq.
Last updated: 18 Sep 2014 06:21 GMT
Obama: US will not fight ground war in Iraq
US president vows troops in Iraq will not engage ISIL in combat a day after top general left door open to possibility.
Last updated: 17 Sep 2014 18:56 GMT
Back for more: The US and Iraq
The US knows it cannot destroy ISIL alone but the region knows it cannot do without US leadership and firepower.
Last updated: 16 Sep 2014 10:22 GMT
Kurdish forces advance against IS in Iraq
Peshmerga fighters, backed by US air-strikes, aim to retake country's second largest city Mosul from Islamic State group
Last updated: 14 Sep 2014 08:46 GMT
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