Monday May 18, 2015
The US-led coalition against the self-styled Islamic State has conducted 19 air strikes in the vicinity of the Iraqi city of Ramadi over the past 72 hours.
Sunday April 12, 2015
The group calling itself Islamic State has released a video that shows militants smashing artefacts at the ancient Assyrian city of Nimrud in northern Iraq.
Friday March 06, 2015
The head of UNESCO has condemned the destruction of the ancient Assyrian city of Nimrud in Iraq by the Islamic State group, saying it amounted to a "war crime".
Thursday March 05, 2015
The Islamic State group have begun bulldozing the ancient Assyrian city of Nimrud in Iraq, the government said, in the jihadists' latest attack on the country's historical heritage.
Monday March 02, 2015
Iraq's armed forces, backed by Shia militia, attacked Islamic State strongholds north of Baghdad today.
Friday February 27, 2015
British Prime Minister David Cameron has vowed to find those who commit "appalling and heinous crimes" and "put them out of action".
Thursday February 26, 2015
Media reports have identified the militant who appeared in various Islamic State beheading videos as British man Mohammed Emwazi.
Friday February 20, 2015
The United States wants Iraq to launch its offensive to retake the strategic northern city of Mosul from the so-called Islamic State group in April or May, military officials have said.
Saturday January 31, 2015
An Islamic State chemical weapons expert was killed in a coalition airstrike last week in Iraq, the US Central Command said.
Thursday January 01, 2015
Violence in Iraq killed more than 15,000 civilians and security personnel in 2014, according to government figures, making it one of the deadliest years since the 2003 US-led invasion.