Iraqi forces crossed the Syrian border to launch airstrikes on ISIS targets.
Courts in Nineveh province have sentenced hundred of militant suspects to death since the beginning of the year.
Seven militants wives were sentenced in an Iraqi court. Four of them were given death penalties.
Authorities announced the executions of 13 convicts. Meanwhile, militants staged several attacks across Iraq.
A bomb targeting a candidate left over a dozen casualties in Kirkuk.
The bodies of three brothers were discovered days after a Turkish airstrike.
Authorities in Mosul say that they have buried over 1,000 bodies in a mass grave. The bodies were recovered from the rubble of the city. Many more bodies remain in place, awaiting burial. They say most of the dead were militants. At least 10 people were killed: ISIS militants executed four civilians in Zab, for … Continue reading “Iraqi Government Buries 1,000 in Mass Grave; 10 Killed in Iraq”
Militants targeted a funeral with bombs.
At least 70 were killed or found dead and five were wounded in recent violence: Sixty bodies were discovered in a mass grave in Hammam al-Alil. Most of the victims were female. Turkish sources say that one Turkish soldier was killed and three were wounded when mortar fire struck their camp in the Kani Rash. … Continue reading “Turkish Soldier Among 10 Killed in Iraq; 60 Found in Mass Grave”
Scores of militants were killed during ongoing operations in Kirkuk province.