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The Morning Call
U.S. intelligence says Islamic State is weakening after series of defeatshave to go get somebody and bring them all the way across the desert to reconst
U.S. intelligence says Islamic State is weakening after series of defeats
The Morning Call / Posted 13 hours ago
have to go get somebody and bring them all the way across the desert to reconstitute somebody who gets killed fighting near Ramadi or Haditha or someplace like that,” he said. ”And there's a good chance we'll spot them long before they get... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
We interviewed a Peshmerga soldier fighting ISIS on the frontlines — here's what he had to saysince 2014 — but to be honest, I thought we would have taken it back by the end
We interviewed a Peshmerga soldier fighting ISIS on the frontlines — here's what he had to say
Stamford Advocate / Posted 14 hours ago
since 2014 — but to be honest, I thought we would have taken it back by the end of last year,” he explained. “The fall of Ramadi postponed the operation, but I haven’t lost sight of my goal. Mosul has turned out to be my white whale.” What’s also... Read more
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Connecticut Post
We interviewed a Peshmerga soldier fighting ISIS on the frontlines — here's what he had to saysince 2014 — but to be honest, I thought we would have taken it back by the end
We interviewed a Peshmerga soldier fighting ISIS on the frontlines — here's what he had to say
Connecticut Post / Posted 14 hours ago
since 2014 — but to be honest, I thought we would have taken it back by the end of last year,” he explained. “The fall of Ramadi postponed the operation, but I haven’t lost sight of my goal. Mosul has turned out to be my white whale.” What’s also... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
We interviewed a Peshmerga soldier fighting ISIS on the frontlines — here's what he had to saysince 2014 — but to be honest, I thought we would have taken it back by the end
We interviewed a Peshmerga soldier fighting ISIS on the frontlines — here's what he had to say
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 15 hours ago
since 2014 — but to be honest, I thought we would have taken it back by the end of last year,” he explained. “The fall of Ramadi postponed the operation, but I haven’t lost sight of my goal. Mosul has turned out to be my white whale.” What’s also... Read more
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15h
Daily Press
U.S. intelligence says Islamic State is weakening after series of defeatshave to go get somebody and bring them all the way across the desert to reconst
U.S. intelligence says Islamic State is weakening after series of defeats
Daily Press / Posted 15 hours ago
have to go get somebody and bring them all the way across the desert to reconstitute somebody who gets killed fighting near Ramadi or Haditha or someplace like that,” he said. ”And there's a good chance we'll spot them long before they get... Read more
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15h
Orlando Sentinel
U.S. intelligence says Islamic State is weakening after series of defeatshave to go get somebody and bring them all the way across the desert to reconst
U.S. intelligence says Islamic State is weakening after series of defeats
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 15 hours ago
have to go get somebody and bring them all the way across the desert to reconstitute somebody who gets killed fighting near Ramadi or Haditha or someplace like that,” he said. ”And there's a good chance we'll spot them long before they get... Read more
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16h
Business Insider
We interviewed a Peshmerga soldier fighting ISIS on the frontlines — here's what he had to saysince 2014 — but to be honest, I thought we would have taken it back by the end
We interviewed a Peshmerga soldier fighting ISIS on the frontlines — here's what he had to say
Business Insider / Posted 16 hours ago
since 2014 — but to be honest, I thought we would have taken it back by the end of last year,” he explained. “The fall of Ramadi postponed the operation, but I haven’t lost sight of my goal. Mosul has turned out to be my white whale.” Although... Read more
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21h
Chicago Tribune
U.S. intelligence says Islamic State is weakening after series of defeatshave to go get somebody and bring them all the way across the desert to reconst
U.S. intelligence says Islamic State is weakening after series of defeats
Chicago Tribune / Posted 21 hours ago
have to go get somebody and bring them all the way across the desert to reconstitute somebody who gets killed fighting near Ramadi or Haditha or someplace like that,” he said. ”And there's a good chance we'll spot them long before they get... Read more
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22h
Sun-Sentinel
U.S. intelligence says Islamic State is weakening after series of defeatshave to go get somebody and bring them all the way across the desert to reconst
U.S. intelligence says Islamic State is weakening after series of defeats
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 22 hours ago
have to go get somebody and bring them all the way across the desert to reconstitute somebody who gets killed fighting near Ramadi or Haditha or someplace like that,” he said. ”And there's a good chance we'll spot them long before they get... Read more
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Irish Examiner
New Islamic State video appears to show a 'British boy executing a prisoner'Abu Abdullah al-Britani (the Briton) is white. Iraqi forces celebrate as they
New Islamic State video appears to show a 'British boy executing a prisoner'
Irish Examiner / Posted yesterday
Abu Abdullah al-Britani (the Briton) is white. Iraqi forces celebrate as they hold an Islamic State flag they captured in Ramadi, Iraq. (AP) The other children are said to be Abu Ishaq al-Masri (the Egyptian), Abu Fu’ad al-Kurdi (the Kurd) and... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Military victories against Islamic State leave Iraq's Sunni heartland shatteredmuch of the screening process is handed over to local Anbari officials and comm
Military victories against Islamic State leave Iraq's Sunni heartland shattered
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
much of the screening process is handed over to local Anbari officials and communities. I know the people of Fallujah and Ramadi, they will never let a single Daesh supporter return to their cities. This conflict has taken Iraq's Sunnis back 50... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Fort Hood Troops back from battle with ISISfight against a very evil group of people." McFarland said the turning point w
Fort Hood Troops back from battle with ISIS
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 4 days ago
fight against a very evil group of people." McFarland said the turning point was when their forces captured the city of Ramadi from ISIS in December. He said they completed most of their objectives with minimal forces on the ground. Colonel... Read more
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express
Twisted ISIS cowards hide bombs inside the Koran to target innocent civiliansin it The tactic has been used by the bloody-thirsty death cult to indiscrimin
Twisted ISIS cowards hide bombs inside the Koran to target innocent civilians
express / Posted 5 days ago
in it The tactic has been used by the bloody-thirsty death cult to indiscriminately target civilians in the Iraqi city of Ramadi. It is believed locals are picking up the books, which are hidden on roadsides and in bushes, and then blown up by... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Fort Hood Troops back from battle with ISISfight against a very evil group of people." McFarland said the turning point w
Fort Hood Troops back from battle with ISIS
KXXV Waco / Posted 5 days ago
fight against a very evil group of people." McFarland said the turning point was when their forces captured the city of Ramadi from ISIS in December. He said they completed most of their objectives with minimal forces on the ground. Colonel... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Fort Hood Troops back from battle with ISISfight against a very evil group of people." McFarland said the turning point w
Fort Hood Troops back from battle with ISIS
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 5 days ago
fight against a very evil group of people." McFarland said the turning point was when their forces captured the city of Ramadi from ISIS in December. He said they completed most of their objectives with minimal forces on the ground. Colonel... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Fort Hood Troops back from battle with ISISfight against a very evil group of people." McFarland said the turning point w
Fort Hood Troops back from battle with ISIS
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 5 days ago
fight against a very evil group of people." McFarland said the turning point was when their forces captured the city of Ramadi from ISIS in December. He said they completed most of their objectives with minimal forces on the ground. Colonel... Read more
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Deepika
World News DetailState (ISIS) terrorist group, according to UK media reports. Another worker is
World News Detail
Deepika / Posted 5 days ago
State (ISIS) terrorist group, according to UK media reports. Another worker is said to have been hurt clearing ordnance in Ramadi, 60 miles west of Baghdad, a US contractor said. Iraqi forces backed by coalition air strikes retook the city from... Read more
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Daily Mail
Briton killed in Iraq mine-clearing accidentto defuse a bomb, officials have said. The British Embassy confirmed that they
Briton killed in Iraq mine-clearing accident
Daily Mail / Posted 5 days ago
to defuse a bomb, officials have said. The British Embassy confirmed that they had just been made aware of the incident in Ramadi, 75 miles west of the capital Baghdad. The man was in the country working for a US company which was tasked with... Read more
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Daily Mail
ISIS fanatics are booby trapping copies of the Koran with bombsofficials are said to have confirmed the sneaky booby trap strategy involving l
ISIS fanatics are booby trapping copies of the Koran with bombs
Daily Mail / Posted 5 days ago
officials are said to have confirmed the sneaky booby trap strategy involving leaving Islam's holy book on the streets of Ramadi, Iraq, and waiting for locals to pick them up. Locals who pick up the books, which are said to be hidden in bushes or... Read more
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Reuters
British contractor killed in mine-filled Iraqi cityBAGHDAD A British national hired to clear mines planted by Islamic State in the
British contractor killed in mine-filled Iraqi city
Reuters / Posted 5 days ago
BAGHDAD A British national hired to clear mines planted by Islamic State in the western Iraqi city of Ramadi was killed on Monday in a work-related incident, his U.S. employer said. His death, the first of a Western de-mining expert in the city,... Read more
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Daily Star
Sadistic ISIS ‘leaving Korans booby-trapped with IED bombs' to kill innocent Muslimsthey have left bombs in refrigerators. “They have put bombs inside the Holy Ko
Sadistic ISIS ‘leaving Korans booby-trapped with IED bombs' to kill innocent Muslims
Daily Star / Posted 5 days ago
they have left bombs in refrigerators. “They have put bombs inside the Holy Koran – we found that on several occasions in Ramadi.”Iraqi forces Fallujah ISIS Daesh pictures ISIS’s tactics are becoming increasingly desperate as they lose ground to... Read more
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International Business Times
British man killed in Iraq while defusing Isis bombhave been killed by incendiary devices and booby-traps left by IS (Daesh) as th
British man killed in Iraq while defusing Isis bomb
International Business Times / Posted 5 days ago
have been killed by incendiary devices and booby-traps left by IS (Daesh) as they tried to return to their homes in Ramadi and the rebuilding of the city can start. "Daesh did not leave a metre on the ground in the city without planting in... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Hero Brit 'dies while defusing Islamic State bomb in Iraq'a bomb planted by ISIS, according to reports that said the UK embassy in Baghda
Hero Brit 'dies while defusing Islamic State bomb in Iraq'
Daily Mirror / Posted 5 days ago
a bomb planted by ISIS, according to reports that said the UK embassy in Baghdad was aware of the death of a Briton in Ramadi. Read More Iraqi forces backed by US-led air strikes drove ISIS out of the area at the end of last year. The... Read more
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The Economic Times
Juvenile suicide bomber foiled in Iraq's Kirkukcontractor working for an American demining firm was killed while defusing an e
Juvenile suicide bomber foiled in Iraq's Kirkuk
The Economic Times / Posted 5 days ago
contractor working for an American demining firm was killed while defusing an explosive device in the western Iraqi city of Ramadi. The demining firm began operations in Ramadi in April, after Iraqi forces liberated the city from the Islamic State... Read more
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dna
Juvenile suicide bomber in Iraq arrested before he could detonateworking for an American de-mining firm was killed while defusing an explosive d
Juvenile suicide bomber in Iraq arrested before he could detonate
dna / Posted 5 days ago
working for an American de-mining firm was killed while defusing an explosive device in the western Iraqi city of Ramadi. The firm, Janus Global Operations, announced the death today without providing further details. The British Embassy... Read more
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Bury Times
Briton killed in Iraq during operation to remove Islamic State minesdefuse a bomb planted by IS, according to reports that said the UK embassy in B
Briton killed in Iraq during operation to remove Islamic State mines
Bury Times / Posted 5 days ago
defuse a bomb planted by IS, according to reports that said the UK embassy in Baghdad was aware of the death of a Briton in Ramadi. Iraqi forces backed by US-led air strikes drove IS out of the area at the end of last year. The militant group... Read more
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guardian-series
Briton killed in Iraq during operation to remove Islamic State minesdefuse a bomb planted by IS, according to reports that said the UK embassy in B
Briton killed in Iraq during operation to remove Islamic State mines
guardian-series / Posted 5 days ago
defuse a bomb planted by IS, according to reports that said the UK embassy in Baghdad was aware of the death of a Briton in Ramadi. Iraqi forces backed by US-led air strikes drove IS out of the area at the end of last year. The militant group... Read more
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Harrow Times
Briton killed in Iraq during operation to remove Islamic State minesdefuse a bomb planted by IS, according to reports that said the UK embassy in B
Briton killed in Iraq during operation to remove Islamic State mines
Harrow Times / Posted 5 days ago
defuse a bomb planted by IS, according to reports that said the UK embassy in Baghdad was aware of the death of a Briton in Ramadi. Iraqi forces backed by US-led air strikes drove IS out of the area at the end of last year. The militant group... Read more
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This is West Country
Briton killed in Iraq during operation to remove Islamic State minesdefuse a bomb planted by IS, according to reports that said the UK embassy in B
Briton killed in Iraq during operation to remove Islamic State mines
This is West Country / Posted 5 days ago
defuse a bomb planted by IS, according to reports that said the UK embassy in Baghdad was aware of the death of a Briton in Ramadi. Iraqi forces backed by US-led air strikes drove IS out of the area at the end of last year. The militant group... Read more
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Gazette News
Briton killed in Iraq during operation to remove Islamic State minesdefuse a bomb planted by IS, according to reports that said the UK embassy in B
Briton killed in Iraq during operation to remove Islamic State mines
Gazette News / Posted 5 days ago
defuse a bomb planted by IS, according to reports that said the UK embassy in Baghdad was aware of the death of a Briton in Ramadi. Iraqi forces backed by US-led air strikes drove IS out of the area at the end of last year. The militant group... Read more
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Bolton News
Briton killed in Iraq during operation to remove Islamic State minesdefuse a bomb planted by IS, according to reports that said the UK embassy in B
Briton killed in Iraq during operation to remove Islamic State mines
Bolton News / Posted 5 days ago
defuse a bomb planted by IS, according to reports that said the UK embassy in Baghdad was aware of the death of a Briton in Ramadi. Iraqi forces backed by US-led air strikes drove IS out of the area at the end of last year. The militant group... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Briton killed in Iraq during operation to remove Islamic State minesdefuse a bomb planted by IS, according to reports that said the UK embassy in B
Briton killed in Iraq during operation to remove Islamic State mines
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 5 days ago
defuse a bomb planted by IS, according to reports that said the UK embassy in Baghdad was aware of the death of a Briton in Ramadi. Iraqi forces backed by US-led air strikes drove IS out of the area at the end of last year. The militant group... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Juvenile suicide bomber foiled in Iraqcontractor working for an American demining firm was killed while defusing an e
Juvenile suicide bomber foiled in Iraq
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 5 days ago
contractor working for an American demining firm was killed while defusing an explosive device in the western Iraqi city of Ramadi. The firm, Janus Global Operations, announced the death Monday without providing further details. The British Embassy... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
Briton killed in Iraq during operation to remove Islamic State minesdefuse a bomb planted by IS, according to reports that said the UK embassy in B
Briton killed in Iraq during operation to remove Islamic State mines
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted 5 days ago
defuse a bomb planted by IS, according to reports that said the UK embassy in Baghdad was aware of the death of a Briton in Ramadi. Iraqi forces backed by US-led air strikes drove IS out of the area at the end of last year. The militant group... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
Briton killed in Iraq during operation to remove Islamic State minesdefuse a bomb planted by IS, according to reports that said the UK embassy in B
Briton killed in Iraq during operation to remove Islamic State mines
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 5 days ago
defuse a bomb planted by IS, according to reports that said the UK embassy in Baghdad was aware of the death of a Briton in Ramadi. Iraqi forces backed by US-led air strikes drove IS out of the area at the end of last year. The militant group... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Briton killed in Iraq during operation to remove Islamic State minesdefuse a bomb planted by IS, according to reports that said the UK embassy in B
Briton killed in Iraq during operation to remove Islamic State mines
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 5 days ago
defuse a bomb planted by IS, according to reports that said the UK embassy in Baghdad was aware of the death of a Briton in Ramadi. Iraqi forces backed by US-led air strikes drove IS out of the area at the end of last year. The militant group... Read more
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Croydon Guardian
Briton killed in Iraq during operation to remove Islamic State minesdefuse a bomb planted by IS, according to reports that said the UK embassy in B
Briton killed in Iraq during operation to remove Islamic State mines
Croydon Guardian / Posted 5 days ago
defuse a bomb planted by IS, according to reports that said the UK embassy in Baghdad was aware of the death of a Briton in Ramadi. Iraqi forces backed by US-led air strikes drove IS out of the area at the end of last year. The militant group... Read more
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Daily Record
Briton killed in Iraq during operation to remove Islamic State minesdefuse a bomb planted by IS, according to reports that said the UK embassy in B
Briton killed in Iraq during operation to remove Islamic State mines
Daily Record / Posted 5 days ago
defuse a bomb planted by IS, according to reports that said the UK embassy in Baghdad was aware of the death of a Briton in Ramadi. Read More The militant group captured the capital of Anbar Province, which is 68 miles west of Baghdad, in May 2015... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
Briton killed in Iraq during operation to remove Islamic State minesdefuse a bomb planted by IS, according to reports that said the UK embassy in B
Briton killed in Iraq during operation to remove Islamic State mines
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 5 days ago
defuse a bomb planted by IS, according to reports that said the UK embassy in Baghdad was aware of the death of a Briton in Ramadi. Iraqi forces backed by US-led air strikes drove IS out of the area at the end of last year. The militant group... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Briton killed in Iraq during operation to remove Islamic State minesdefuse a bomb planted by IS, according to reports that said the UK embassy in B
Briton killed in Iraq during operation to remove Islamic State mines
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 5 days ago
defuse a bomb planted by IS, according to reports that said the UK embassy in Baghdad was aware of the death of a Briton in Ramadi. Iraqi forces backed by US-led air strikes drove IS out of the area at the end of last year. The militant group... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Briton killed in Iraq during operation to remove Islamic State minesdefuse a bomb planted by IS, according to reports that said the UK embassy in B
Briton killed in Iraq during operation to remove Islamic State mines
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 5 days ago
defuse a bomb planted by IS, according to reports that said the UK embassy in Baghdad was aware of the death of a Briton in Ramadi. Iraqi forces backed by US-led air strikes drove IS out of the area at the end of last year. The militant group... Read more
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The News and Star
Briton killed in Iraq during operation to remove Islamic State minesdefuse a bomb planted by IS, according to reports that said the UK embassy in B
Briton killed in Iraq during operation to remove Islamic State mines
The News and Star / Posted 5 days ago
defuse a bomb planted by IS, according to reports that said the UK embassy in Baghdad was aware of the death of a Briton in Ramadi. Iraqi forces backed by US-led air strikes drove IS out of the area at the end of last year. The militant group... Read more
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Northern Echo
Briton killed in Iraq during operation to remove Islamic State minesdefuse a bomb planted by IS, according to reports that said the UK embassy in B
Briton killed in Iraq during operation to remove Islamic State mines
Northern Echo / Posted 5 days ago
defuse a bomb planted by IS, according to reports that said the UK embassy in Baghdad was aware of the death of a Briton in Ramadi. Iraqi forces backed by US-led air strikes drove IS out of the area at the end of last year. The militant group... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Juvenile suicide bomber foiled in Kirkukcontractor working for an American demining firm was killed while defusing an e
Juvenile suicide bomber foiled in Kirkuk
Hawaii News Now / Posted 5 days ago
contractor working for an American demining firm was killed while defusing an explosive device in the western Iraqi city of Ramadi. The firm, Janus Global Operations, announced the death Monday without providing further details. The British Embassy... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
Briton killed in Iraq during operation to remove Islamic State minesdefuse a bomb planted by IS, according to reports that said the UK embassy in B
Briton killed in Iraq during operation to remove Islamic State mines
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 5 days ago
defuse a bomb planted by IS, according to reports that said the UK embassy in Baghdad was aware of the death of a Briton in Ramadi. Iraqi forces backed by US-led air strikes drove IS out of the area at the end of last year. The militant group... Read more
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Kingston Guardian
Briton killed in Iraq during operation to remove Islamic State minesdefuse a bomb planted by IS, according to reports that said the UK embassy in B
Briton killed in Iraq during operation to remove Islamic State mines
Kingston Guardian / Posted 5 days ago
defuse a bomb planted by IS, according to reports that said the UK embassy in Baghdad was aware of the death of a Briton in Ramadi. Iraqi forces backed by US-led air strikes drove IS out of the area at the end of last year. The militant group... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Briton killed in Iraq during operation to remove Islamic State minesdefuse a bomb planted by IS, according to reports that said the UK embassy in B
Briton killed in Iraq during operation to remove Islamic State mines
Oxford Mail / Posted 5 days ago
defuse a bomb planted by IS, according to reports that said the UK embassy in Baghdad was aware of the death of a Briton in Ramadi. Iraqi forces backed by US-led air strikes drove IS out of the area at the end of last year. The militant group... Read more
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Streatham Guardian
Briton killed in Iraq during operation to remove Islamic State minesdefuse a bomb planted by IS, according to reports that said the UK embassy in B
Briton killed in Iraq during operation to remove Islamic State mines
Streatham Guardian / Posted 5 days ago
defuse a bomb planted by IS, according to reports that said the UK embassy in Baghdad was aware of the death of a Briton in Ramadi. Iraqi forces backed by US-led air strikes drove IS out of the area at the end of last year. The militant group... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Juvenile suicide bomber foiled in Kirkukcontractor working for an American demining firm was killed while defusing an e
Juvenile suicide bomber foiled in Kirkuk
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 5 days ago
contractor working for an American demining firm was killed while defusing an explosive device in the western Iraqi city of Ramadi. The firm, Janus Global Operations, announced the death Monday without providing further details. The British Embassy... Read more
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Gazette
Briton killed in Iraq during operation to remove Islamic State minesdefuse a bomb planted by IS, according to reports that said the UK embassy in B
Briton killed in Iraq during operation to remove Islamic State mines
Gazette / Posted 5 days ago
defuse a bomb planted by IS, according to reports that said the UK embassy in Baghdad was aware of the death of a Briton in Ramadi. Iraqi forces backed by US-led air strikes drove IS out of the area at the end of last year. The militant group... Read more
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