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US expands air campaign against IS group
Jets attack Islamic State positions near strategic Haditha dam, destroying vehicles, fighting position and command post.
Last updated: 08 Sep 2014 07:24 GMT
Iraqi soldiers killed in clashes in the north
Five Iraqi soldiers and Kurdish volunteers killed in fighting in Salaheddin that also left seven IS fighters dead.
Last updated: 04 Sep 2014 12:11 GMT
Protesters break into Iraq's parliament
Family members of missing soldiers abducted by Islamic State angry at government's failure to find relatives.
Last updated: 02 Sep 2014 11:12 GMT
Iraq retakes more towns from Islamic State
Kurdish forces and Shia armed volunteers kill at least two senior Islamic State fighters as they make military gains.
Last updated: 01 Sep 2014 12:19 GMT
Iraq breaks Islamic State siege of Amerli
Government forces mainly composed of peshmerga fighters enter northern town where thousands of civilians were trapped.
Last updated: 01 Sep 2014 07:15 GMT
US jets target IS positions in Iraq
Warplanes attack fighters in besieged northern town of Amerli and airdrop humanitarian aid to civilians trapped there.
Last updated: 31 Aug 2014 19:13 GMT
Iraq army battles to lift IS siege of Amerli
Government troops launch operation to take back Shia Turkmen majority town Amerli, besieged by fighters for two months.
Last updated: 30 Aug 2014 22:32 GMT
Suicide bomber hits Baghdad military office
At least 13 people killed and 25 others injured in suicide attack at intelligence office in Iraq's capital.
Last updated: 23 Aug 2014 13:21 GMT
Kurdish forces take Iraq's largest dam
Peshmerga forces fighters, backed by US air strikes, are making gains in Iraq.
Last updated: 20 Aug 2014 12:00 GMT
Iraqi and Kurdish forces recapture Mosul dam
US president hails operation by Peshmerga and Iraqi troops as a "major step forward" against Islamic State group.
Last updated: 19 Aug 2014 12:03 GMT
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