Self-styled Islamic State is under attack on two fronts as the collapse of its so-called caliphate continues.
In Iraq security forces have begun an
Iraqi security forces launched a U.S.-backed offensive to take back the city of Tal Afar, in the campaign to defeat Islamic State militants.
The town is the next big target for Iraqi forces after last month's recapture of Mosul
Hundreds of Iraqi's flee the city of Tal Afar over fears it will be the next battleground in the fight against so-called Islamic State
After nine months of continued conflict, work has begun to rebuild the Iraqi city of Mosul. Many of the residential districts have been heavily damaged, if not completely flattened.
Journalists covering the recapture of Raqqa from ISIL forces in Syria have been injured in a car bomb attack.
When all that's left is rubble: Iraqi families displaced by months of fighting between government forces and Islamic State group militants are returning to Mosul to find their homes destroyed.
Women can now be seen wearing bright clothes without face veils in post Islamic State Mosul since restrictions on them were lifted.
Four women including a 16-year old girl, captured in the Iraqi city of Mosul have been confirmed as German nationals
Residents return to West Mosul to find nothing
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Videos purporting to show the murder of suspected ISIL fighters at the hands of their militia and security forces captors have emerged on social media.
Iraqi forces conduct 'clearing operations' to remove jihadists holed-up in Mosul Old City
A look at how the nine-month battle has left Iraq's second city.
Amnesty International accuses all sides in battle for Mosul of committing possible war crimes against civilians
Displaced Iraqis mull returning home to Mosul
Thousands of civilians were killed in the battle which has left large parts of the city in ruins
The last remaining militants have been cleared from the city, a day after it was recaptured by the Iraqi army.
Nearly nine months of grueling urban warfare has left Mosul in ruins.
The Iraqi army has almost entirely driven out the self-styled Islamic State
Iraqi PM says Mosul is 'liberated' and only a few pockets of jihadists are holding out
Haider al-Abadi joined troops and commanders in the city to celebrate 'victory' against the self-proclaimed Islamic State.
Iraq's Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi joined the victory celebratiions in Mosul after eight months of urban warfare brought an end to three years of jihadist rule in the city.
Iraqi security forces are expect to take full control of Mosul in the next hours as Islamic State's defensive lines collapse, state TV reported on Saturday.
Iraq: Mosul civilians flee
After weeks of fighting Mosul hospital is back in government hands