Iraq PM tells Kurds not to use Mosul battle to expand territory

Iraq PM tells Kurds not to use Mosul battle to expand territory

Mosul : Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi asked Kurdish leader Massoud Barzani not to exploit the war on Islamic State to expand the Kurds’ territory, according to a government statement published after their meeting on Thursday in Baghdad. The meeting discussed the preparation for the battle to dislodge Islamic State from Mosul, the largest city under the ultra-hardline Sunni group’s

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Warplanes in Libyan skies may signal next major battle in fight to contain Islamic State

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Jihadis in Libya are seizing control of greater chunks of the fractured nation’s territory and imposing a rule of terror. As another strategic city, Ajdabiya, comes under Isis attack, military planners across Europe are preparing the way for Nato forces to intervene Libya : Libyans have become expert sky watchers. On many days, social media fills with pictures of the

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