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The Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) has lost only a tiny fraction of captured territory in Iraq after five months of US-led airstrikes, the...
Saturday, January 24, 2015
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Japan said on Friday it was still trying to secure the release of two Japanese hostages, journalist Kenji Goto and troubled loner Haruna Yukawa, held...
Friday, January 23, 2015
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The United States and Iraq are preparing to retake Iraq's second-largest city Mosul from the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) by this summer,...
Friday, January 23, 2015
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A suicide attack in the Taji area, north of the Iraqi capital, killed at least seven people and wounded 17 on Thursday, security and medical...
Thursday, January 22, 2015
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Updated at 4:05 pm (GMT+2): Foreign ministers from the international coalition against the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) gathered for talks...
Thursday, January 22, 2015
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Syria has gone a year without a reported polio case, the World Health Organization (WHO) said on Wednesday, after a massive immunization campaign...
Wednesday, January 21, 2015
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A further delay in a report into Britain's role in the Iraq war sparked angry claims of a cover-up on Wednesday, illustrating the lingering...
Wednesday, January 21, 2015
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The United Nations on Tuesday decried numerous executions of civilians in Iraq by the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) group, warning that...
Tuesday, January 20, 2015
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Updated at 1:00 pm (GMT+2):The Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) extremist group, which holds swathes of territory in Iraq and Syria, issued a...
Tuesday, January 20, 2015
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