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Iraqi PM Abadi declares victory over IS in Tal Afar

From: Hindustan Times Recommended by: Hindustan times Tal Afar became the next target of the US-backed war on the jihadist group following the recapture of Mosul, where it had declared its “caliphate” over parts of Iraq and Syria in
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Iraq PM declares end of IS ‘state of falsehood’ after capture of Mosul mosque

From: Hindustan Times Recommended by: Hindustan times Islamic State’s “state of falsehood” has come to an end, Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi said on Thursday, after Iraqi troops captured the wrecked historic mosque of Mosul in
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ISIS blows up historic al-Nuri mosque in Mosul where Baghdadi became ‘caliph’

From: Hindustan Times By Press Trust of India Recommended by: Hindustan times The ancient minaret known as “Al-Hadba” (Hunchback) lies next to the al-Nuri mosque and was the most loved and recognisable landmark in Mosul.Jihadists
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Iran says Tehran attackers had fought in Islamic State bastions Mosul, Raqqa

From: Hindustan Times By Tehran Recommended by: Hindustan times Islamic State has threatened to step up recruitment within Iran, releasing its first Persian-language video in March in which it threatened to “restore it to the
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US military acknowledges over 100 civilians died in Mosul air strike in March

From: Hindustan Times Recommended by: Hindustan times A US military investigation on Thursday acknowledged that more than 100 civilians were killed in a US air strike on a building in the Iraqi city of Mosul in March during operations
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Islamic State downs army helicopter over Mosul, says Iraqi govt

From: Hindustan Times Recommended by: Hindustan times The Iraqi government says Islamic State group militants have shot down an Iraqi army helicopter over Mosul, killing the two-member crew.The Ministry of Defence says in a statement
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Iraq aims to drive Islamic State from west Mosul within a month

From: Hindustan Times Recommended by: Hindustan times Iraqi forces aim to dislodge Islamic State militants from west Mosul within a month, despite gruelling urban combat in densely populated terrain, the head of the elite Counter
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Snapchat shows frontlines of battle for Mosul as it deepens a role in breaking news

From: Mashable By Kerry Flynn Recommended by: Mashable Snaps from the Battle from the "Attack of ISIS" Live Story Image: snapchat screenshotsAs Iraqi and Kurdish forces fight to take back the city of Mosul from Islamic State