Syria's Civil War
US says air strike killed more than 100 al-Qaeda fighters just a day before President Obama left office.
Jabhat Fath al-Sham
War & Conflict
Middle East10 Jan 2017 05:17 GMT
Coalition official confirms soldiers carried out operation against armed group in eastern province of Deir Az Zor.
Iraq08 Jan 2017 14:30 GMT
Bombers strike Shia areas in Iraq's capital also wounding 50 others with one attack claimed by the armed group ISIL.
Iraq08 Jan 2017 08:59 GMT
At least 12 killed and 50 others wounded in blast that hits Shia neighbourhood in the Iraqi capital.
Iraq05 Jan 2017 18:08 GMT
At least 17 people killed and 15 others wounded in two separate car bomb blasts in the Iraqi capital.
ISIS05 Jan 2017 04:53 GMT
Sketch portraying British female members of the group in Syria criticised as tasteless by some but welcomed by others.
Middle East03 Jan 2017 20:19 GMT
State media reports that tips from citizens led to more detentions as MPs extend the state of emergency.
Iraq03 Jan 2017 13:26 GMT
UN mission in Iraq says the figure does not include casualties from western Anbar for May, July, August and December.
Battle for Mosul03 Jan 2017 07:13 GMT
In addition to using drones for reconnaissance in Iraq, ISIL has been sending them out with bombs attached.
Iraq03 Jan 2017 06:57 GMT
ISIL claims responsibility for suicide car bombing that kills day labourers in Sadr City, a mainly Shia suburb.
Inside Story02 Jan 2017 20:41 GMT
Massacre at Istanbul nightclub claimed by armed group based abroad signifies growing security challenges in the country.
Middle East02 Jan 2017 12:12 GMT
Group says it carried out New Year's Eve raid on Istanbul nightclub where "Christians celebrate their apostate holiday".
Middle East02 Jan 2017 05:13 GMT
French president also visits Iraq to salute troops which are taking part in a US-led military coalition against ISIL.
Iraq01 Jan 2017 14:58 GMT
Armed group claimed responsibility for the attack, which also wounded 17 people including civilians.
Middle East31 Dec 2016 15:40 GMT
At least 28 Iraqis killed and dozens wounded as blasts triggered by suicide bombers strike crowd during morning rush.
Media31 Dec 2016 07:11 GMT
Iraq and Afghanistan deadliest countries for journalists in 2016, IFJ says, as it deplores impunity for killings.
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