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Number Of Civilian Casualties In Mosul Sparks Vocal Criticism By Organizations...

Devastating numbers of reported civilian casualties, in the city of Mosul in Iraq, by the forces of the United States formed coalition; has prompted...

US Supports Fight Against ISIS In Syria With Air Assault And...

On Wednesday, a US official told CNN that fighters in Syria have begun a major ground offensive to retake a vital dam near Raqqa...

Nearly 19,000 Iraqi civilians killed in 22 months, says UN

3.2 million residents, including more than 1 million school-aged children internally displaced during same periodNEW YORK - The UN on Tuesday said violence...

Turkey arrests two in New Year’s Eve suicide bomb plot

Interior shots of a house used by suspected suicide bombers in Ankara, Turkey on December 30, 2015. Turkish police have arrested two suspects over...

Militant group hates Daesh name, says US-led coalition

Turkish President Erdogan has long insisted Daesh be used for groupWASHINGTON – One militant group hates to be called Daesh because it in...

FBI searching for motive behind US mass shooting

Female suspect pledged allegiance to militant leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi around time of attack, says CNN NEW YORK - U.S. federal authorities on Friday twice...

UN council adopts French resolution on fighting Daesh

A calls all able countries to 'take all necessary measures' to redouble efforts in fightNEW YORK - The UN Security Council on Friday...

Hacking group declares war on Daesh

Hackers announce wide-ranging campaign against terrorist group By Barry Eitel SAN FRANCISCO – Global hacking collective Anonymous on Monday declared a “cyber-war” on Daesh, following deadly...

Stable Turkey vital for Mideast peace, says US academic

'With an unstable Turkey, there is no hope of any stability in the Middle East,' according to Michael Reynolds of Princeton UniversityBy Mustafa CaglayanNEW...

UN condemns killing of Anadolu Agency journalist in Syria

Saleh Mahmoud Laila killed in suicide attack carried out by Daesh NEW YORK - The United Nations on Friday condemned the killing of Anadolu Agency...

UPDATE – France carries out first airstrikes in Syria

French President Hollande places blame on Assad for Syrian conflict UPDATES WITH REMARKS BY HOLLANDE AT UN PARIS/NEW YORK - France has carried out its first airstrikes...

Philippines Mayor wants to trade self for kidnap victims

Mayor​ of city near where three foreigners and Filipina kidnapped by still unidentified gunmen offering to give himself up in exchange for freedom of...

Yezidi women armed against Daesh in Iraq

Iraqi Yezidi women are seen during a military training in the garden of the Yezidi Conference Hall in Sahriya, Dohuk on September 10, 2015....

UN Security Council meets over Daesh attacks on gays

Informal meeting marks first time council has met on gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender rightsNEW YORK - The U.N. Security Council on Monday held...

Turkey PM slams Daesh support claims

PM Davutoglu categorically rejects 'unfair' allegationsLONDON - Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu has rejected claims that Turkey supported Daesh, in an exclusive interview with...