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August 12, 2016
AP FACT CHECK: Trump wrongly calls Obama 'founder' of IS
Donald Trump says President Barack Obama is the "founder" of the Islamic State group. He's not, of course. According to the ...
August 08, 2016
2 years of anti-IS airstrikes have redrawn the Iraqi map
Two years ago, the U.S.-led coalition launched the first airstrikes on the Islamic State group, ushering in a deeper phase ...
August 07, 2016
Iraqis flee Mosul campaign for packed and underequipped camp
Camps for displaced civilians in Iraq's north are overflowing as Iraqi forces push toward the Islamic State group-held city ...
August 01, 2016
Republicans declare support for Khans in spat with Trump
Prominent Republicans are speaking out Monday against their own presidential candidate after he chose to scuffle with the ...
July 23, 2016
AP EXCLUSIVE: Iraq digs security trench around Fallujah
The Iraqi military will use a medieval tactic to keep control of Fallujah after recapturing it from the Islamic State group ...
July 20, 2016
Defense, foreign ministers to plan next steps against IS
Defense leaders at a counter-Islamic State meeting expressed concerns about what happens after the expected defeat of the ...
July 15, 2016
US Military: Pentagon open to sending more troops to Iraq
The U.S. military says the Pentagon is open to sending additional troops to Iraq if needed to meet specific requirements of ...
July 11, 2016
US sending 560 more troops to Iraq as Mosul push intensifies
The United States will send 560 more troops to Iraq to transform a freshly retaken air base into a staging hub for the ...
June 30, 2016
Iraq airstrikes kill scores of IS fighters fleeing Fallujah
Iraq's Defense Ministry has released footage showing airstrikes on dozens of vehicles described as a convoy of Islamic State ...
June 27, 2016
Homes burned, looted in Iraqi city after defeat of militants
Dozens of homes were looted and burned as Fallujah was liberated from the Islamic State group, and Iraqi government forces ...
June 26, 2016
AP PHOTOS: Iraqi special forces share treasured possessions
Sgt. Ahmed Abdelaziz, with Iraq's special forces, has been almost continually deployed fighting the Islamic State group ever ...
June 26, 2016
Fallujah fully liberated from IS group, Iraqi commander says
Five weeks after a military operation began, a senior Iraqi commander declared Sunday that the city of Fallujah was "fully ...
June 23, 2016
Iraqi forces focus on militants in north and west Fallujah
Iraqi commanders are preparing to dislodge Islamic State group fighters from pockets of territory in Fallujah's northern and ...
June 22, 2016
Islamic State militants push back in Syria, Iraq and Libya
Even as internationally backed forces chip away at Islamic State-held territory in Syria, Iraq and Libya, the militants have ...
June 21, 2016
US-led coalition says only 1/3 of Fallujah cleared of IS
Only a third of Fallujah has been "cleared" of Islamic State militants, the U.S.-led coalition said Tuesday, days after the ...
June 20, 2016
Iraqi forces battle IS in Fallujah days after city's fall
Iraqi forces battled Islamic State militants in pockets of Fallujah on Monday, days after the government declared the city's ...
June 18, 2016
Iraqi troops seize Fallujah hospital, clear mines
Iraqi forces gained control of the main hospital in Fallujah on Saturday and were clearing mines after driving the Islamic ...
June 17, 2016
Iraq says most of Fallujah retaken from IS militants
Iraqi special forces swept into Fallujah on Friday, recapturing most of the city as the Islamic State group's grip crumbled ...
June 15, 2016
Iraq says senior military commander killed while fighting IS
Sniper fire by Islamic State militants killed a senior Iraqi commander near the northern IS-held city of Mosul, the extremist ...
June 09, 2016
Setbacks seen for Islamic State in Syria, Iraq, Libya
U.S.-backed fighters in Syria converged from three sides on an Islamic State stronghold near the Turkish border Thursday, ...