A mass grave was found in a town captured recently.
Once ISIS/Daesh is defeated, Muqtada al-Sadr promises to disband the military wing of his movement.
British advisers arrived at Ain al-Asad base in Anbar province.
Hundreds were able to make it out of ISIS/Daesh-territory in Anbar.
A long-awaited operation against ISIS/Daesh militants is expected to begin within days.
Locals have reported the arrival of hundreds of new ISIS/Daesh members in Anbar province. They may be arriving from Syria or other parts of Iraq.
Militants attacked a power plant in Samarra.
On Friday, the United Nations released its civilian casualty figures for August. They were only able to report 116 killed and 181 wounded. Despite operations in Nineveh province, U.N. representatives counted more casualties in Baghdad province. The organization admits there were heavy casualties that occurred in Nineveh but could not verify them. The Iraqi government … Continue reading “ISIS Fail in Fresh Tal Afar Attack; 13 Killed in Iraq”
At least 2,152 people were killed throughout Iraq during August.
The fighting in Ayadiya may already be over, according to Shi’ite militia reports. Iraq regular troops want the battles over by the start of the Eid al-Adha observances Thursday night.