Mosul

Type: City
Name: Mosul
Latitude: 36.299999
Longitude: 43.200001
First reported 23 hours ago - Updated 22 mins ago - 9 reports

Peshmerga forces recapture Syria-Iraq border crossing

Members of the Kurdish People’s Protection Units (YPG) man a weapon mounted on a pick-up truck as they take position behind cement blocks in the Iraqi city of Rabia on the Iraqi-Syrian border, on August 29, 2014. (REUTERS/Rodi Said) Erbil, Asharq ... [Published ASHARQ AL-AWSAT ( english) - 2 hours ago]
First reported 15 hours ago - Updated 4 hours ago - 2 reports

Latin American Herald Tribune - Kurdish Fighters Launch Offensive Against Three IS Positions in Iraq

MOSUL, Iraq Kurdish fighters, known as the peshmerga, launched an offensive against three positions of the Islamic State (IS) jihadist group in northern Iraq on Tuesday and retook lost territory, Kurdish sources told Efe.Peshmerga spokesman Helgurd Hikmet ... [Published DailyMe.Com - 4 hours ago]
First reported Sep 30 2014 - Updated 6 hours ago - 3 reports

Patriarch Sako Calls on Muslims to Condemn Extremism That Distorts Religion

In Eid Message, Says Not All Muslims Approve of ISIS, Underlines Importance of Education Baghdad, October 01, 2014 ( Zenit.org ) Staff Reporter | 1 hitChaldean Patriarch Louis Raphael I Sako has called on Muslims to condemn violent extremism that ... [Published Zenit - 6 hours ago]
First reported Sep 30 2014 - Updated 6 hours ago - 2 reports

At Least 41 Jihadists Killed in Northern Iraq

MOSUL, Iraq – At least 41 jihadists were killed in clashes between local defense forces and Islamic State (IS) fighters near Sinjar, a town 120 kilometers (75 miles) west of Mosul in northern Iraq, a police source told Efe on Tuesday.He said a large number ... [Published Latin American Herald Tribune - 13 hours ago]
First reported Sep 30 2014 - Updated 9 hours ago - 4 reports

Kurds backed by coalition air strikes claw back territory claimed by Islamic State militants

Kurdish peshmerga troops backed by warplanes have made advances against the Islamic State group on three fronts in northern Iraq, reclaiming land they lost to the jihadists in recent months. Kurdish peshmerga troops backed by warplanes have made advances ... [Published ABC Radio Australia - Sep 30 2014]
First reported Sep 30 2014 - Updated 14 hours ago - 3 reports

Special Report: Wheat warfare – Islamic State uses grain to tighten grip in Iraq

Villagers harvest wheat in a field in Albu Efan, southwest of Falluja, 50 km (30 miles) west of Baghdad, in this May 2, 2008 file photo. REUTERS/Mohanned Faisal/FilesFighters of the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) stand guard at a checkpoint ... [Published Bayou Buzz - Sep 30 2014]
First reported Sep 30 2014 - Updated 21 hours ago - 4 reports

Opinion: Solving the ISIS puzzle

In a statement on Sunday, Saudi Minister of Interior Prince Muhammad Bin Naif shed some light on the puzzle of the phenomenon of the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS). He said the Islamist organization was not randomly formed, but rather sponsored ... [Published ASHARQ AL-AWSAT ( english) - Sep 30 2014]
First reported Sep 30 2014 - Updated Sep 30 2014 - 7 reports

Kurd troops attack Daesh on three fronts

Peshmerga forces launch attacks near Syria border, Mosul and Kirkuk Arbil: Kurdish troops launched offensives against Daesh militant group on three fronts in northern Iraq on Tuesday, senior officers said.Troops struck before dawn against a town on the ... [Published Gulf News - Sep 30 2014]
First reported Sep 30 2014 - Updated Sep 30 2014 - 2 reports

SPECIAL REPORT-Wheat warfare: Islamic State uses grain to tighten grip in Iraq

Iraq@SHEKHAN, Iraq, Sept 30 (Reuters) - For Salah Paulis, it came down to a choice between his faith and his crop.A wheat farmer from outside Mosul, Paulis and his family fled the militant group Islamic State early last month. The group overran the family ... [Published CNBC - Sep 30 2014]
First reported Sep 30 2014 - Updated Sep 30 2014 - 2 reports

Iraq Crisis: Kurdish Troops Launch Attack on Isis on Three Fronts

A Kurdish Peshmerga fighter keeps guard as his colleagues train before deploying to fight Islamic State militants, at a temporary military camp near the front line in Gwar, northern Iraq(Reuters)Kurdish troops have launched three separate offensives on ... [Published International Business Times UK - Sep 30 2014]
First reported Sep 29 2014 - Updated Sep 29 2014 - 2 reports

First British Air Raid on (IS) Sites in Mosul

Mosul / NINA / Nine members of the Islamic State organization were killed due to a British raid, which is the first of its kind on the province of NinevehThe source told the reporter of the National Iraqi News Agency / NINA / that "The forensic medicine ... [Published National Iraq News Agency - Sep 29 2014]
First reported Sep 29 2014 - Updated Sep 29 2014 - 3 reports

Kurdish Peshmerga use British WWII relics in fight against IS

Etched on the breach of the field gun is “1941” - the year of manufacture of this 25-pounder, the best British artillery piece of the Second World War.They were shelling Islamic State positions on the outskirts of city of Mosul.Most of the surviving ones ... [Published itv.com - Sep 29 2014]

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"How can you put your complete trust in an army who responds like that?" he asked
"We are in control of the (Rabia) district. There are small pockets (of militants) in the surrounding villages. The only thing left is the hospital and that will be dealt with today" a Peshmerga fighter said by telephone

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Priceless Iraqi artefacts are sold to fund terror [Published Solsticewitch13's BOS - 1 hour ago]
Priceless Iraqi artefacts are sold to fund terror http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/world/europe/Priceless-Iraqi-artefacts-are-sold-to-fund-terror/articleshow/43947826.cms Reuters|Oct 1, 2014, 06.26 AM IST 1 comments 0 inShare Share More AA Ancient ...
Isis Threat to Crucify Lebanon's Christians as ... [Published Solsticewitch13's BOS - 2 hours ago]
Isis Threat to Crucify Lebanon's Christians as Islamic State Prepare to Cross Syria Border http://www.ibtimes.co.uk/isis-threat-crucify-lebanons-christians-islamic-state-prepare-cross-syria-border-1467898 By Jack Moore September 30, 2014 16:16 BS ...
Captured by the Islamic State, these two teenag... [Published Anwar Ibrahim - 14 hours ago]
Global Post Sara and Leila both survived the mass capture of Yazidi women and children in Iraq last month. These are their stories. 15-year-old Sara had considered suicide many times during her month-long ordeal. The old man she had been given to as ...
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The hosts on Tuesday’s “Outnumbered” on the Fox News Channel slammed the president for trying to blame the failure to anticipate the rise of ISIS in light of a new report by Breitbart News showing that the Government Accountability Institute’s [GAI] ...
Syrian Arab Republic: US, British strikes seek ... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - 23 hours ago]
Source: Agence France-PresseCountry: Iraq, Syrian Arab Republic 09/30/2014 19:57 GMT by Bulent Kilic MURSITPINAR, September 30, 2014 (AFP) - US warplanes launched multiple strikes against Islamic State jihadists in Iraq and Syria Tuesday, seeking to ...
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Released Turkish hostage describes capture by I... [Published Reuters Video: Top News - Sep 21 2014]
Turkish hostages in Iraq released [Published Reuters Video: Top News - Sep 20 2014]
U.S. hits Islamic State fighters at Mosul Dam [Published Reuters Video: Top News - Aug 17 2014]
Iraq and Libya: new oil concerns? [Published Reuters Video: Business - Aug 04 2014]
Christians given ultimatum by Islamic State fig... [Published Reuters Video: Top News - Jul 20 2014]
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IOM Provides Transportation Assistance to Displ... [Published IOM Press Briefing Notes - Sep 19 2014]
IOM Helps Displaced Families Fleeing Mosul [Published IOM Press Briefing Notes - Jun 16 2014]
IOM Races to Aid Newly Displaced in Iraq [Published IOM Press Briefing Notes - Jun 13 2014]
IOM Tracks Iraqi Displacement as 500,000 Flee F... [Published IOM Press Briefing Notes - Jun 11 2014]
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