BAGHDAD (Reuters) - Iraqi forces on Friday captured the border town of Rawa, the last remaining town under Islamic State control, signalling the collapse of the group's self-proclaimed caliphate. Iraqi.. Firstpost Also reported by •All India Radio •Sify •Reuters India
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According to an 18-month investigation by the New York Times, the US-led coalition fighting ISIS has repeatedly recorded civilian deaths as enemy casualties, in what the Times said amounted to what.. Source: Wochit News -
At least 18 people, including eight policemen and 10 civilians, were killed after a suspected suicide bomber detonated his explosives in Kabul, Afghanistan, on November 16, TOLO News reported. The.. Source: Rumble -
On Thursday, a suicide bomb attack near a gathering of supporters of an influential regional leader killed at least nine people and wounded many others in the Afghan capital of Kabul. According to the.. Source: Wochit News -
*President Trump’s expansion of war is most evident in the skies of Somalia where an acceleration in drone strikes have been reported.*
U.S. Africa Command has conducted fourteen airstrikes since.. Zero Hedge
Russia cast the second veto in as many days at the United Nations Security Council on Friday to block the renewal of a probe to identify the perpetrators of chemical weapons attacks in Syria.
A.. Deccan Herald
A car bombing blamed on the Islamic State group killed at least 26 displaced people in eastern Syria on Friday, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights monitor said. Zee News Also reported by •All India Radio
MOSCOW/BEIRUT (Reuters) - Russian long-range bombers struck Islamic State on Friday in Albu Kamal in eastern Syria, where the jihadists have staged a counter-attack after the Syrian army declared.. Reuters India
The Iraqi army retook the last town in the country still held by the Islamic State group on Friday as the jihadists' self-proclaimed "caliphate" faced collapse on both sides of the border with Syria. IndiaTimes Also reported by •Sify •Deccan Herald
MANILA (Reuters) - Philippine troops shelled positions held by a small group of pro-Islamic State militants in southern marshland on Friday, as the military pushed on with a new offensive after the.. Reuters India
The United States has updated its advice to travellers heading for Europe, warning of an increased terrorist threat over the Christmas and New Year holiday season.
Washington has a long-standing.. Deccan Herald
Germany will spend an initial 10 million euros to help remove mines from the northern Syrian city of Raqqa, the Handelsblatt newspaper said in Friday editions.
The foreign ministry is set to.. Deccan Herald
The Islamic State group has lost 95% of the cross-border "caliphate" it declared three years ago in Iraq and Syria, the US-led coalition fighting it has said.
"Since our coalition was formed in.. DNA Also reported by •Zee News