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Iraqi forces control New Mosul, Face Stiff Resistance Entering Old City

Plumes of smoke rise into the sky of western Mosul on Tuesday as Iraqi forces, supported by the US-led international coalition against ISIS have...

Iraq aims to wipe out Islamic State from west Mosul within...

Iraqi forces aim to dislodge Islamic State militants from west Mosul within a month, despite gruelling urban combat in densely populated terrain, the head...

Wild West Mosul

As we enter the tenth day since the Iraqi military began its assault to capture the western half of Mosul, it would perhaps be...

Sons of Iraq: Mosul will only recover if we heed the...

Sons of Iraq: Mosul will only recover if we heed the lessons of the US invasion Pui Hang Wong, United Nations University After months of fighting,...

Mosul is just the first item on Iraq’s list of critical...

Mosul is just the first item on Iraq's list of critical problems Balsam Mustafa, University of Birmingham The operation to retake Iraq’s second city of Mosul...

Kurdish president: We have deal with US and Baghdad to keep...

ERBIL, Kurdistan Region – Kurdistan Region President Masoud Barzani said Wednesday that Kurdish forces would not withdraw from lands they reclaimed from ISIS before...

The Iraqi Women Daring to Show their Real Faces

More than 10,000 civilians have fled Islamic State group-held Mosul and made their way to refugee camps spread across northern Iraq. Aid groups are gearing...

Mosul will fall – but it may take a bigger US...

Mosul will fall – but it may take a bigger US presence to force Islamic State out Paul Rogers, University of Bradford As the operation to defeat...

Is Turkey Aiming to take back the Ottoman’s Mosul?

Just when people thought the stage is set for reclaiming Mosul from Islamic State, a new factor has emerged. Turkey has aggressively put itself...

Even if Mosul is liberated, it won’t be the end of...

Even if Mosul is liberated, it won't be the end of Islamic State Simon Mabon, Lancaster University After weeks of speculation about an attempt to retake...