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Australian aircraft support action vs. ISIS

Australia, Turkey mull military action against ISIS

Irbil, Iraq (CNN) -- A day after Britain's military launched its first airstrikes against ISIS in Iraq, the question is who will be next to join the U.S.-led coalition in its air campaign against the extremists who have seized a swath of Iraq and ... Austin American Statesman, 5 hours ago

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Kurds advance, U.K. joins fray in Syria

IRBIL, Iraq/MURSITPINAR, Turkey: Iraqi Kurdish troops drove ISIS fighters from a strategic border crossing with Syria Tuesday and won the support of members of a major Sunni tribe, in one of the biggest successes since U.S. forces began bombing the ...
 Lebanon Daily Star17 hours ago US strikes help Iraq Kurds, army advances against ISIS  Lebanon Daily Star1 day ago

Kurdish troops, backed by U.S. aircraft, recapture key town on Syrian border

IRBIL, Iraq — Kurdish militia have captured a strategic border town on the route between the Islamic State-held cities of Raqqa in Syria and Mosul in Iraq as part of a three-front offensive launched to retake territory lost to the group over the ...
 San Francisco Chronicle16 hours ago Kurdish troops, backed by US, British aircraft, recapture key town on Syrian border  Manila Times13 hours ago Kurdish Iraqi forces take border town from Islamic State  Los Angeles Times13 hours ago US-led raids hit jihadist oil sites Iraqi forces repel IS, Qaeda threatens reprisals  Kuwait Times2 days ago

Officials: ISIS strikes near Baghdad

Irbil, Iraq (CNN) -- Shortly after ISIS claimed to have carried out attacks within miles of Baghdad, police officials confirmed Tuesday that the ISIS militants had struck Iraqi military checkpoints on the southern outskirts of the capital during the ...
 CNN23 hours ago Vicar Of Baghdad Claims 'Every Christian Wants To Leave' Iraq As ISIS Approaches Capital City  Huffington Post23 hours ago ISIS reconciles with pro-Qaeda group  Bangladesh Daily Star1 day ago Pentagon: New airstrikes target refineries used by ISIS in Syria  CNN6 days ago

With the Rise of Islamic State, Iraq is Splintering Along Religious and Ethnic Lines

Iraqi Christians pray during a Sunday Mass at the St. Joseph church in Irbil (Mohamed Messara/EPA). BAGHDAD -- For millennia, Iraq has been one of the Middle East's most religiously and ethnically diverse lands. Its cities and villages are dotted ...
 AINA20 hours ago Iraqi Christians Fly to New Life in France Ater Escaping ISIS  NewsMax.com1 week ago Iraqi Kurdistan Church Helps Christian Children Cope  VOA News1 week ago

Kurd troops attack ISIS on three fronts in Iraq

IRBIL (Iraq): Kurdish troops backed by warplanes battled the Islamic State group on three fronts in northern Iraq on Tuesday, clawing back land they lost to the jihadists in recent months. The Kurdish peshmerga struck before dawn against the town ...
 Times of India1 day ago Kurd troops attack Iraq jihadists on three fronts  Lebanon Daily Star1 day ago

Irbil citizen: 'Fight to death'

As ISIS closes in on the ancient city of Irbil, some of its resilient residents say they are ready to fight to the death. If your browser has Adobe Flash Player installed, click above to play. Otherwise,
 CNN2 days ago Christians, Kurds flee Iraq ahead of ISIS  CNN4 hours ago ISIS Fighting One Mile From Baghdad  AINA1 day ago Kurds push back ISIS militants  CNN1 week ago

Syrian civilians in Raqqa cheer U.S. bombing

IRBIL, Iraq — Unable to sleep, Abdulkader Hariri sat on his porch at around 4 a.m Tuesday morning looking out into the night sky. His family had fled from Raqqa after the Islamic State claimed the northern Syrian city as its headquarters. So he ...
 USA Today3 days ago
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US air strikes target Islamic State militants near Iraq's Irbil

Boeing E-3 Sentry Type Airborne Warning And Control System (AWACS) aircraft Description The Boeing E-3 Sentry is a land-based, multi-operator, AWACS aircraft that can be refuelled in-flight; utilises a militarised Boeing 707-320B ...
 Jane's1 week ago Questions arise over how Turkey got Islamic State to release hostages  Stars and Stripes1 week ago In Fight Against Islamic State, Iraqi Kurds Are Problematic Partners  World Politics Review2 weeks ago US conducts massive airstrikes against IS militants in Iraq  Business Standard1 month ago

Iraqi Kurdish forces receiving western training

IRBIL, Iraq: Iraqi Kurdish forces have begun receiving training from western allies including the United States as they seek to beef up their capabilities against ISIS, a top Kurdish security official said Monday. Helgurd Hikmet, general director ...
 Lebanon Daily Star1 week ago German weapons delivery heads to Iraqi Kurdistan  Deutsche Welle6 days ago French Pres. visits Iraqi Kurdistan  Kuwait News Agency2 weeks ago Obama welcomes new Iraqi leaders as 'step forward'  Sify1 month ago
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