Tikrit

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Updated at 1:12 pm (GMT +2): The Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) group has begun bulldozing the ancient Assyrian city of Nimrud in Iraq, the...
Friday, March 6, 2015
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Updated at 3:40 am/pm (GMT+ 2): Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) militants have set fire to Iraqi oil wells in the Ajil field east of the city...
Thursday, March 5, 2015
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Iran's role in an Iraqi military offensive to recapture Tikrit could be positive as long as it does not fuel sectarian divisions in the country, the...
Wednesday, March 4, 2015
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Australia announced Tuesday it will send another 300 troops to Iraq in a joint mission with New Zealand to help train local forces fighting to...
Tuesday, March 3, 2015
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Iraq's armed forces, backed by volunteering fighters, attacked Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) strongholds north of Baghdad on Monday at the...
Monday, March 2, 2015
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The Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) group beheaded a man publicly on charges that he was a "sorcerer" north of their bastion of Tikrit on...
Thursday, December 18, 2014
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The Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) group on Monday released pictures of the execution of 13 men described as “anti-jihadist” tribal fighters...
Tuesday, December 16, 2014
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As talk in the US about the possibility of sending ground troops to Iraq increases, Baghdad has reiterated its opposition to the deployment of any...
Wednesday, November 19, 2014
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The Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS) extremists controlling the Iraqi city of Tikrit have blown up a Muslim shrine and rigged one of the region...
Thursday, September 25, 2014
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