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Daily Mail
Parents and their two-old daughter are burned alive by ISISafter being caught trying to flee from ISIS in Iraq Mother and father were cap
Parents and their two-old daughter are burned alive by ISIS
Daily Mail / Posted 11 hours ago
after being caught trying to flee from ISIS in Iraq Mother and father were captured along with daughter south west of Kirkuk Three family members were burned alive as punishment for fleeing the area ISIS have 'tasked members with tracking... Read more
23h
CNN
Iraqis pack up a lifetime as they flee MosulIraq for those who had fled ISIS. The lucky ones might be able to rent apartmen
Iraqis pack up a lifetime as they flee Mosul
CNN / Posted 23 hours ago
Iraq for those who had fled ISIS. The lucky ones might be able to rent apartments in cities like Baghdad or Irbil or Kirkuk. When they will actually be able to go home is anyone's guess. Iraqi officials confidently predict ISIS will be... Read more
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International Business Times
Isis fighters dressed as women captured by Syrian Democratic Forces escaping Manbij it was reported that the terror group buried alive 35-45 militants for downing
Isis fighters dressed as women captured by Syrian Democratic Forces escaping Manbij
International Business Times / Posted yesterday
it was reported that the terror group buried alive 35-45 militants for downing weapons and trying to flee fighting near Kirkuk in Iraq. Coalition spokesman Colonel Chris Garver said IS had used civilians as human shields and bait, admitting... Read more
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International Business Times
Isis extremists execute a gay man by throwing him off a building, say activists was accused of being gay, say reports. The brutal execution is said to have tak
Isis extremists execute a gay man by throwing him off a building, say activists
International Business Times / Posted 2 days ago
was accused of being gay, say reports. The brutal execution is said to have taken place in the Isis (Daesh) stronghold of Kirkuk, 146 miles north of Baghdad. The bloodthirsty terrorists have murdered dozens of allegedly gay young men by pushing... Read more
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Aljazeera
'Either you join ISIL or you challenge them'believes many of these people feel alienated and are still too afraid of retrib
'Either you join ISIL or you challenge them'
Aljazeera / Posted 2 days ago
believes many of these people feel alienated and are still too afraid of retribution to return. Many displaced Sunnis in Kirkuk and Diyala provinces told Al Jazeera that they had little faith in receiving fair treatment from the government and... Read more
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Daily Mail
Terror group publishes photos of executions and enforcing fashiongroup also shows the execution of man accused of homosexuality Photos are repo
Terror group publishes photos of executions and enforcing fashion
Daily Mail / Posted 3 days ago
group also shows the execution of man accused of homosexuality Photos are reported shot in southern Damascus and in Iraq's Kirkuk state While the noose is tightening around ISIS in Raqqa and Mosul, the terror group have published sickening photos... Read more
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FOX News
Iraq's 'Black Devils' strike fear in the ISIS terrorists they huntgets attacked, we go there," said Raad. Much of the Black Devils’ work is focu
Iraq's 'Black Devils' strike fear in the ISIS terrorists they hunt
FOX News / Posted 5 days ago
gets attacked, we go there," said Raad. Much of the Black Devils’ work is focused in cities recaptured from ISIS such as Kirkuk, Makhmour and Sinjar Mountain, where ISIS slaughtered hundreds of Yazidi two years ago. Liberated to rebuild, the... Read more
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Reuters
Oil prices rally in late trading after Turkish military takes overfrom 12-year lows touched earlier in the year. For the oil market, a military
Oil prices rally in late trading after Turkish military takes over
Reuters / Posted 10 days ago
from 12-year lows touched earlier in the year. For the oil market, a military coup raises concerns of an impact to the Kirkuk-Ceyhan pipeline, which runs from Iraq's Kirkuk oil fields to the Mediterranean port of Ceyhan in Turkey. (Reporting... Read more
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Daily Mail
The 18 families driven from their village by ISISseveral times with her seven children as ISIS waged war on the area where she l
The 18 families driven from their village by ISIS
Daily Mail / Posted 11 days ago
several times with her seven children as ISIS waged war on the area where she lived. She now lives in a small village near Kirkuk but says even now in relative safety, her children are still afraid. Wafaa explained: 'I have six daughters and one... Read more
11d
New York Post
Captured ISIS fighter says terror group’s leader is a liarKIRKUK, Iraq — He had a ringside seat for the entire, bloody rise of ISIS, and
Captured ISIS fighter says terror group’s leader is a liar
New York Post / Posted 11 days ago
KIRKUK, Iraq — He had a ringside seat for the entire, bloody rise of ISIS, and by his own count killed dozens of innocent men, women and children. Now facing likely execution, Thahir Sahab Jamel disavows the black-clad Islamist army, but his Kurdish... Read more
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FOX News
Confessions of a captured ISIS fighterKIRKUK, Iraq – EXCLUSIVE: He had a ringside seat for the entire, bloody rise of
Confessions of a captured ISIS fighter
FOX News / Posted 12 days ago
KIRKUK, Iraq – EXCLUSIVE: He had a ringside seat for the entire, bloody rise of ISIS, and by his own count killed dozens of innocent men, women and children. Now facing likely execution, Thahir Sahab Jamel disavows the black-clad Islamist army, but... Read more
12d
Namibia Economist
Dream on holdIran is helping Mr Talabani’s men finance a second pipeline from its refineries
Dream on hold
Namibia Economist / Posted 12 days ago
Iran is helping Mr Talabani’s men finance a second pipeline from its refineries in Kermanshah to the oilfields of Kirkuk, which Mr Talabani’s forces control. Harder power is at play too. Iran and Turkey are training, arming and directing... Read more
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Christian Today
Young Iraqi Christians to recite Lord's Prayer in Aramaic before Popein Aramaic before the Pope at World Youth Day (WYD) in Krakow later this month.
Young Iraqi Christians to recite Lord's Prayer in Aramaic before Pope
Christian Today / Posted 13 days ago
in Aramaic before the Pope at World Youth Day (WYD) in Krakow later this month. The group, who come largely from Baghdad, Kirkuk and Erbil, will be accompanied by the Chaldean Bishop Basel Salim Yaldo and Archbishop Bashar Warda from Erbil, along... Read more
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heraldscotland
Chilcot report: The aftermathseeking high-profile attacks. We judge AQ-I will try to expand its sectarian ca
Chilcot report: The aftermath
heraldscotland / Posted 19 days ago
seeking high-profile attacks. We judge AQ-I will try to expand its sectarian campaign wherever it can: suicide bombings in Kirkuk have risen sharply since October when AQ-I declared the establishment of the notional ‘Islamic State of Iraq’... Read more
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The Christian Post
ISIS Boils 7 Jihadis Alive for Fleeing Battlefield in Iraqthe acid until "till the victims' organs dissolved." Also in May, IS militants
ISIS Boils 7 Jihadis Alive for Fleeing Battlefield in Iraq
The Christian Post / Posted 19 days ago
the acid until "till the victims' organs dissolved." Also in May, IS militants burned a family alive in the Iraqi city of Kirkuk for trying to escape from IS-held territories. The next day, militants executed 11 residents of Mosul for using cell... Read more
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22d
The Hindu
119 dead as car bomb rips through Baghdad shoppersto Mosul, IS still holds significant territory in Nineveh province, of which it
119 dead as car bomb rips through Baghdad shoppers
The Hindu / Posted 22 days ago
to Mosul, IS still holds significant territory in Nineveh province, of which it is the capital, as well as areas in Kirkuk to its west and Anbar to its south. The jihadist group seized control of large parts of Iraq and Syria in mid-2014,... Read more
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22d
Channel NewsAsia
IS-claimed Baghdad blast kills at least 119to Mosul, IS still holds significant territory in Nineveh province, of which it
IS-claimed Baghdad blast kills at least 119
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 22 days ago
to Mosul, IS still holds significant territory in Nineveh province, of which it is the capital, as well as areas in Kirkuk to its west and Anbar to its south. The militant group seized control of large parts of Iraq and Syria in mid-2014,... Read more
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iafrica.com
At least 119 dead in suicide bombingto Mosul, IS still holds significant territory in Nineveh province, of which it
At least 119 dead in suicide bombing
iafrica.com / Posted 22 days ago
to Mosul, IS still holds significant territory in Nineveh province, of which it is the capital, as well as areas in Kirkuk to its west and Anbar to its south. The jihadist group seized control of large parts of Iraq and Syria in mid-2014,... Read more
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The Borneo Post
IS-claimed Baghdad blast kills at least 119to Mosul, IS still holds significant territory in Nineveh province, of which it
IS-claimed Baghdad blast kills at least 119
The Borneo Post / Posted 22 days ago
to Mosul, IS still holds significant territory in Nineveh province, of which it is the capital, as well as areas in Kirkuk to its west and Anbar to its south. The jihadist group seized control of large parts of Iraq and Syria in mid-2014,... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Islamic State-claimed Baghdad blasts death toll rises to 119to Mosul, IS still holds significant territory in Nineveh province, of which it
Islamic State-claimed Baghdad blasts death toll rises to 119
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 22 days ago
to Mosul, IS still holds significant territory in Nineveh province, of which it is the capital, as well as areas in Kirkuk to its west and Anbar to its south. The jihadist group seized control of large parts of Iraq and Syria in mid-2014,... Read more
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22d
The Economic Times
IS-claimed Baghdad blast kills at least 75to Mosul, IS still holds significant territory in Nineveh province, of which it
IS-claimed Baghdad blast kills at least 75
The Economic Times / Posted 22 days ago
to Mosul, IS still holds significant territory in Nineveh province, of which it is the capital, as well as areas in Kirkuk to its west and Anbar to its south. The jihadist group seized control of large parts of Iraq and Syria in mid-2014,... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Scores dead in ISIS-claimed Baghdad blastto Mosul, ISIS still holds significant territory in Nineveh province, of which
Scores dead in ISIS-claimed Baghdad blast
News 24 South Africa / Posted 22 days ago
to Mosul, ISIS still holds significant territory in Nineveh province, of which it is the capital, as well as areas in Kirkuk to its west and Anbar to its south. The jihadist group seized control of large parts of Iraq and Syria in mid-2014,... Read more
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22d
Manila Bulletin
IS-claimed Baghdad blast kills at least 75to Mosul, IS still holds significant territory in Nineveh province, of which it
IS-claimed Baghdad blast kills at least 75
Manila Bulletin / Posted 22 days ago
to Mosul, IS still holds significant territory in Nineveh province, of which it is the capital, as well as areas in Kirkuk to its west and Anbar to its south. The jihadist group seized control of large parts of Iraq and Syria in mid-2014,... Read more
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23d
TribLIVE
Vet heeds calling to battle ISISthe camouflage fatigues of peshmerga fighters and a cot. Ryan joined a unit of
Vet heeds calling to battle ISIS
TribLIVE / Posted 23 days ago
the camouflage fatigues of peshmerga fighters and a cot. Ryan joined a unit of foreigners at a peshmerga base outside Kirkuk. The unit fluctuated between eight and 12 people, and included former soldiers from New Zealand, England, Scotland,... Read more
28d
express
RAF planes use air-launched cruise missiles against ISIS for first timeIV and GBU-12 guided bombs and Brimstone and Hellfire missiles. On Friday a Re
RAF planes use air-launched cruise missiles against ISIS for first time
express / Posted 28 days ago
IV and GBU-12 guided bombs and Brimstone and Hellfire missiles. On Friday a Reaper supported an Iraqi offensive west of Kirkuk in northern Iraq. Its crew used a Hellfire missile to destroy an engineering vehicle which was building defences... Read more
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The Washington Times
Why Kurdish independence mattersno doubt, Tehran wants to control Kurdistan next,” said Hussein Yazdanpana, a k
Why Kurdish independence matters
The Washington Times / Posted 1 months ago
no doubt, Tehran wants to control Kurdistan next,” said Hussein Yazdanpana, a key Kurdish commander operating near Kirkuk. “Their fighters are trying to enter portions of Kirkuk, but we won’t let them, and we don’t need them. Believe me,... Read more

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