Middle East

Execution site discovered in Iraq's Mosul

Human Rights Watch says observers discovered the corpses of 17 men, allegedly executed by Iraqi forces, in west Mosul.

Execution site discovered near Mosul's Old City

ISIS

ISIL families lament harsh treatment in Iraq

Dozens of families accused of having relatives in ISIL have been forcibly displaced to an 'open-air prison' camp.

ISIL families lament harsh treatment in Iraq

Middle East

Mosul refugees suffer from summer heatwave

Heatstroke, hypertension and dehydration are the new threats facing refugees who fled the Iraqi city.

Battle for Mosul

Mosul in ruins: 'I see only despair around us'

Soldiers have been working to save civilians still trapped among the rubble of war in Iraq's second-largest city.

Mosul in ruins: 'I see only despair around us'

Middle East

Iraq struggles to treat Mosul casualties as ISIL hunt goes on

Those wounded from the end of the nine-month battle are being treated in makeshift field clinics. And some families are returning home after living in refugee camps for months.

Middle East

What will post-ISIL Mosul look like?

Now that Iraq’s second-largest city has been retaken from the armed group, fears are mounting of intra-militia fighting.

What will post-ISIL Mosul look like?

Battle for Mosul

Battle for Mosul: Who controls what

Mosul, Iraq's second largest city, is now the scene of a battle for control between Iraqi, Kurdish, and ISIL forces.

Battle for Mosul: Who controls what

Iraq

Iraq war map: Who controls what

As fighting in parts of Iraq intensifies, a visual breakdown of the control of territory after years of war.

Iraq war map: Who controls what

Middle East

Battle for Mosul: Concerns over post-ISIL sectarianism

The Iraqi government says it has won the battle for Mosul, ISIL's stronghold since 2014.

Middle East

Despite victory over ISIL, sporadic fighting continues in Mosul

Sporadic fighting is continuing in Mosul, a day after Iraq's prime minister declared total victory over ISIL.

Iraq

The Yazidi men left behind: 'ISIL destroyed us'

Yazidi men whose wives and children were abducted by ISIL are struggling to cope with the uncertainty of their fates.

The Yazidi men left behind: 'ISIL destroyed us'

US & Canada

US judge halts Iraqis' deportation until court review

Judge Mark Goldsmith asserts district jurisdiction in the case over the objections of the Department of Justice.

US judge halts Iraqis' deportation until court review

Middle East

Amnesty: All sides violated international law in Mosul

Rights group calls for investigation into whether war crimes were committed in the battle to retake the city from ISIL.

Amnesty: All sides violated international law in Mosul

Inside Story

Is the threat from ISIL over?

It took the Iraqi army nine months of fierce fighting to finally declare Mosul liberated from the armed group.

Middle East

Iraqi PM declares 'total victory' over ISIL in Mosul

Haider al-Abadi announces 'collapse' of ISIL caliphate as US-led coalition says Iraqi troops have firm control of Mosul.