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Islamic State claims responsibility for Iraq bus bombing that killed 12

Added: 21.09.2019 18:00 | 7 views | 0 comments

Islamic State militants have claimed responsibility for a bus bombing that killed 12 people near the Iraqi city of Kerbala, the Amaq news agency reported on Saturday.


Bus bombing kills 12 people near Iraqi city of Kerbala: security services

Added: 20.09.2019 21:16 | 10 views | 0 comments

A bus bombing killed at least 12 people and wounded several others on Friday near Iraq's holy city of Kerbala, south of Baghdad, a statement from Iraqi security services said.

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Bus bombing kills eight people near Iraqi city of Karbala

Added: 20.09.2019 19:35 | 6 views | 0 comments

At least eight people were killed and several others wounded in a blast from a bomb planted on a bus near the Iraqi city of Karbala south of Baghdad on Friday, two local police officers said.


How one Syrian camp shows the fight against ISIS isn't over

Added: 20.09.2019 9:30 | 23 views | 0 comments

Six months ago ISIS lost all of its territory and tens of thousands of fighters in Iraq and Syria — but it lives on.

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Dramatic footage of US warplanes hitting Iraq island 'infested' with ISIS insurgents

Added: 19.09.2019 2:17 | 14 views | 0 comments

News of the attack came as Donald Trump became embroiled in a new row over the departure of his National Security Adviser John Bolton.

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American Airlines mechanic who allegedly sabotaged plane has ISIS ties, prosecutor says

Added: 18.09.2019 21:00 | 22 views | 0 comments

The 60-year-old man, a naturalized U.S. citizen from Iraq, allegedly had ISIS videos on his phone and a witness said he claimed to have a brother in ISIS.

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Ashura Day procession: At least 31 dead after walkway collapses causing stampede in Karbala, Iraq

Added: 18.09.2019 2:17 | 4 views | 0 comments

At least 31 pilgrims have died in Iraq after part of a walkway collapsed causing a stampede on one of the most sacred religious holy days for the Shi'ite sect, officials said.

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Unidentified drone hits position at Syria-Iraq border

Added: 17.09.2019 12:51 | 9 views | 0 comments

An air strike by an unidentified drone hit a position near a Syrian government-held town at the Iraqi border overnight, a source in the regional alliance that backs Damascus and security sources in Iraq said on Tuesday.


Islamic State leader says 'daily operations' underway in purported message

Added: 16.09.2019 19:00 | 14 views | 0 comments

Islamic State's media network on Monday issued an audio message purporting to come from its leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi saying operations were taking place daily and urging freedom for women jailed in Iraq and Syria over their alleged links to the group.


Yemen faces an existential threat, says UN special envoy

Added: 16.09.2019 18:18 | 20 views | 0 comments

Yemen faces an existential threat in the wake of claims by Houthi rebels they fired the drones that caused major devastation at two Saudi oil facilities, Martin Griffiths, the UN special envoy for Yemen, said. According to Griffiths, even if that claim of responsibility is debunked, and the source of the drone attack proves to be Iranian-backed forces based in Iraq, as the US currently claims, the Houthi claim gave some credence to those contending “there is an axis between between Houthis and Iran”. Saudi Arabia, locked in a five-year war to dislodge the Houthis from Yemen’s capital Sana’a, has...

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