Three militants loyal to ISIS have been killed by wild boars as they planned to ambush Iraqi tribesmen opposed to the group, according to a local anti-ISIS leader.
Millions of Muslims have converged on the Iraqi capital Baghdad to mark the martyrdom anniversary of the 7th Shia Imam, Imam Musa ibn Jafar al-Kazim (PBUH).
Units of Iraqi popular forces (Martyrs of Hashd al-Shabi) captured an ISIL terrorist before he could commit a suicide attack against the Shiite pilgrims who were heading towards Kadhemiya in the Northern neighborhood of Baghdad to commemorate the martyrdom anniversary of the 7th Shiite Imam, Imam Musa ibn Jafar al-Kazim (AS) that is concurrent with the third anniversary of the formation of Iraqi Popular Forces.
Special forces of the Iraqi army continue to fight against the ISIL terrorists in the Western part of the city of Mosul taking control over more territories.
Drone video appears to show ISIS forcibly moving civilians into a west Mosul home as human shields.
British forces have reportedly injured, hooded, handcuffed and locked an Iraqi asylum seeker inside a plane toilet while forcibly removing him from the UK back to his home country.
Iraqi Foreign Minister Ibrahim Al-Jaafari highlighted the deep ties between Tehran and Baghdad and lauded Iran’s backing for Iraq in its counter-terrorism campaign.
ISIS used chemical weapons, including chlorine and sulfur, at least 52 times in Syria and Iraq, according to a study released in November.
TEHRAN (FNA)- Iraq's military forces are gaining ground in ISIL's last strongholds in the terrorist group's de facto capital, Mosul, despite ISIL's almost daily use of chemical weapons.