After ISIS defeat, V.K. Singh to Visit Iraq to Locate 39 Missing Indians

V.K. Singh

The Iraqi authorities have conveyed that all cooperation would be extended and instructions have been issued by them to all relevant Iraqi agencies to locate the missing. New Delhi : With the Iraq government announcing the capture of Mosul city from the so-called ISIS, Indian minister of state for external affairs V. K. Singh will travel to Kurdistan to locate the

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ISIS suicide bomber dressed as woman strikes displacement camp in Iraq; kills 14

Suicide bomber dressed as woman strikes displacement camp in Iraq; kills 14

According to the provincial councilman, the attack took place at dusk when authorities were accommodating families fleeing from the Islamic State-held town of Qaim New Delhi : At least 14 people were killed when a suicide bomber dressed in a woman’s attire, struck an Iraqi displaced persons’ camp on Sunday in the western province of Anbar, news agency AP reported.

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Islamic State gunfires, bombs kill 28 civilians in Mosul’s Old City

Islamic State gunfires, bombs kill 28 civilians in Mosul’s Old City

Mosul : Gunfire and landmines planted by Islamic State militants killed 28 civilians in western Mosul’s Old City on Sunday as operations continue to clear the last few meters held by the group. Maj. Maan Omar, from the Nineveh police department, told BasNews that 28 civilians, including 13 children and seven elders, died from gunshots and IED explosions while fleeing

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Islamic State member wounded as son kills himself playing with grenade

Islamic State member wounded as son kills himself playing with grenade

Shirqat : An Islamic State member was wounded and his child was killed when a grenade the latter was playing with exploded, a local source in Salahuddin province said on Wednesday. The source told Alsumaria News that the IS member, who belonged to the group’s so-called “soldiers bureau”, was badly wounded while his seven-year-old child died while playing with a

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Islamic State slaughters 7 civilians after Eid prayer near Kirkuk

Islamic State slaughters 7 civilians after Eid prayer near Kirkuk

Kirkuk (Iraq) : A local source in Kirkuk Province revealed that the Islamic State militants slaughtered seven civilians after Islam’s Eid al-Fitr prayer, southwest of the province, Alsumaria News reported on Sunday. The source said that the so-called Sharia court of the Islamic State group in Hawija District sentenced seven civilians to death, on charges of cooperation with Iraqi security

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Islamic State blows up two bridges near borders with Syria

Islamic State blows up two bridges near borders with Syria

Anbar : Islamic State has blown up two bridges on the international highway in west of Anbar province, tribal forces declared. “IS fighters blown up two pivotal bridges on the international highway, east of al-Waleed crossing on the borders between Iraq and Syria,”Shaker al-Rishawi, a senior commander of the Tribal Mobilization forces in Anbar, told AlSumaria News on Tuesday. “The

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Four Islamic State commanders killed in Iraq’s Mosul

Four Islamic State commanders killed in Iraq's Mosul

Baghdad : The US-led international coalition on Tuesday bombed Islamic State (IS) positions in Iraq’s Mosul city, killing four key commanders, military officials here said. According to a statement issued by the Military Intelligence, the coalition airstrikes hit several positions in the al-Tanak neighbourhood in western Mosul, Efe news reported. The warplanes of the international coalition resumed bombings on Tuesday

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