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As Western Journalism has reported repeatedly, Iran is slowly taking over large parts of the Middle East and is busy carving out a corridor that leads from the Iranian border in the Mosul (Nineveh) region to the Mediterranean Sea and the Israeli border ...
A Yazidi woman who was abducted and raped bun ISIS but accused of supporting the terrorism group during a battle with the peshmerga, has been announced ...
In this Jan. 13, 2017 photo, Yazidis stand outside a temple in Lalish, the holiest site of the Yazidi religion, located in the Shekhan district of Nineveh province, Iraq. A new psychological trauma institute is being established at the university of ...
4:52 a.m. James Jett, 43, Shepherdville, driving while suspended; other district warrant. Released at 9:30 a.m. Feb. 16, transferred to District 2. (Hatchett).
Instead, they were headed to the northwestern province of Nineveh, where they would be under the command of Col. H.R. McMaster in the Third Armored Cavalry Unit.
The Mosul area, home to several archaeological sites including the ancient cities of Nineveh and Nimrud, is of particular importance.
God had called on Jonah to go to Nineveh (contemporary Mosul), to warn the Assyrian capital (the arch-enemies of ancient Israel) that unless they repented, God would destroy the city.
Photos shows destruction caused by the Daesh group at the archaeological site of Nimrud, some 30 kilometers south of Mosul in the Nineveh province, a few days after Iraqi forces retook the ancient city from Daesh jihadists. (AFP). Next. London ...
Mr Jeff Gardiner, Director of Operations for Advocacy and Relief Foundation at Restore Nineveh Now, has detected increased signs of a systematic effort at land grabs directed at the resource-rich Nineveh Plain by the Kurdish regional government (KRG).
On state-run television channels in Iraq, news reports from Mosul are shown with a standing logo that says in Arabic and English, "Nineveh, We Are Coming." Mosul, the last major city in Iraq where the Islamic State still maintains significant control ...
The new video, released on Tuesday (14 February), features two Yazidi boys from Sinjar in Iraq's Nineveh Province being used as suicide bombers in Mosul against anti-IS forces.
By rebuilding the shrine, we want to send a message that we survived and won't abandon our faith,"
Qaraqosh, Iraq/Abu Dhabi, Feb 13 (Reuters) - Sami Yuhanna was making a decent living as a wheat farmer until a jihadist put a gun to his head and declared his land in Iraq's Nineveh province the property of Islamic State. An army offensive has cleared ...
Coalition planes on February 14 targeted an IS position in Mosul and killed Haqi Ismael al-Hadidi, head of IS police in Nineveh Wilaiyat. According to information obtained by the Kurdistan Region Security Council's (KRSC) Counter terrorism Department ...
Jonah's message was very simple, "Yet forty more days, and Nineveh will be overthrown!" In other words, God would utterly annihilate them if they did not flee the wrath to come by repenting of their sins.
Nineveh ( A local source in Nineveh Province revealed that the Islamic State group imposed a curfew in the majority of Tal Afar, and started to arrest its local leaders in the district, Alsumaria News reported on Wednesday.
ISIS's campaign of genocide against minorities of the Nineveh province spurred urgent dialogue among political leaders across all dominations on a question vital to Iraq's future: What can be done to protect Iraq's vulnerable minorities?
Haqi Ismail Aued Haider was in charge of ISIS military police in Nineveh. Photo: handout. ERBIL, Kurdistan Region - The head of ISIS' military police in Mosul was killed in a coalition airstrike on the right bank of the city, the Kurdish counter ...
As the battle to rout ISIL from Iraq reaches its bloody crescendo, the world can catch a glimpse at the militant group leaves in its wake.
Nineveh ( Islamic State militants threw to death the son of the group's most famous bladesmith, hours after executing his father, according to a local source.
"They will be part of the Nineveh police forces." After IS occupied Mosul in June 2014, the extremist group began to arrest and execute members of the Nineveh police and security forces. "The visit of [Badr] was to discuss the issues in the liberated ...
The occupation of Nineveh by terrorists was a disaster for Iraq, the region and the world. But the collaboration of all forces, especially between Iraq and the Kurdistan Region was very vital.
Qaraqosh, Iraq/Abu Dhabi: Sami Yuhanna was making a decent living as a wheat farmer until a jihadist put a gun to his head and declared his land in Iraq's Nineveh province the property of Islamic State. An army offensive has cleared the militants from ...
Have you ever exercised your will over the will of God? Have you ever been so willful that you were going to go your own way no matter what God said?
Nineveh ( An Islamic State militant, the group's chlorine bombs expert, was killed mysteriously in western Mosul as the group builds up defenses anticipating a security offensive.
ERBIL, Kurdistan Region - In a bid to open the road connecting Raqqa, Syria, with Mosul, Iraq, and to push Shiite Hashd al-Shaabi paramilitary out of western Nineveh province, ISIS has launched a massive assault on the group including 10 car bombs ...
Nineveh ( Nineveh Operations Command announced on Sunday, that the international coalition warplanes attacked important locations of the Islamic State in western Mosul.
On the slopes of a low mountain, a chilly breeze blows up from the Nineveh plain and through the spires of the Assyrian, Chaldean and Syriac churches in the village of al-Qosh.
Davidson Middle school students Caitlin McCormack and Nineveh Winton chat while eating lunch together during No One Eats Alone Day at Davidson Middle School in San Rafael on Friday.
On the slopes of a low mountain, a chilly breeze blows up from the Nineveh plain and through the spires of the Assyrian, Chaldean and Syriac churches in the village of al-Qosh.
Wathaq al-Hamdani, Nineveh's police chief. Al-Hamdani said the area of the restaurant attack has since been closed off and blamed the attack on an IS sleeper cell.
IRBIL, Feb 10 (KUNA) -- Having been clouded with "terrorist" ideologies, Nineveh Governorate and its capital, Mosul, has taken upon its shoulders to bring ...
"After liberating most of the areas in Nineveh province, some 60,000 IDPs have returned home assisted by the security forces and the ministry of transportation," said Muhammad adding that his ministry receives between 1000 and 2500 IDPs a day after ...
At such times I could relate to prophet Jonah, who ran to avoid ministering to people in the city of Nineveh. In spite of Jonah's fears, he ended up doing what God called him to do in the place God called him to do it.
Nineveh ( A local source in Nineveh Province declared that the self-proclaimed Islamic State group imposed a comprehensive curfew in Wadi Akab, west of Mosul, amid intense movement of vehicles carrying blue barrels.
Hossam al-Abbar, a member of the Nineveh Governorate Council, was quoted by Almaalomah website as saying that IS had damaged 1000 houses during its occupation of Mosul and through its battles with security forces seeking to liberate the city.
Nineveh ( Islamic State militants have executed 15 civilians in northern Mosul, news reports quoted an local official on Tuesday as the group braces for a new, decisive round of battles with Iraqi government troops.
ERBIL, Kurdistan Region - Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi says that ISIS has been crushed militarily and pushed out of most areas in Iraq, but that the ...
Nineveh ( Two Islamic State militants died on Monday while implanting explosives in western Mosul, while a third was arrested upon attempting to flee the city.
Sako remarked, "A Christian community that was born in these lands cannot organize exodus trips that will mark its extinction.
ERBIL, Kurdistan Region - With a sharp decline in agricultural products in the Nineveh province as a result of two years of conflict, the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) has stepped in to raise production by providing tons of ...
The Christian town of Qaraqosh, Iraq, located on the Nineveh Plain, is in ruins. It is far worse than its appearance, which is bad enough.
(AP Photo/Karim Kadim). In this Wednesday, Feb. 1, 2017 photo, Nineveh police forces train with Spanish coalition members at Basmaya base 40 kilometers southeast of Baghdad, Iraq.
Watching the training at Basmaya, Nineveh police officer Lt. Col. Hassan Omar Abdullah said the recruits made him feel hopeful despite their lack of experience.
Archbishop Bashar Warda of Erbil has unveiled plans to provide a future for Iraq's displaced Christians - despite fresh reports showing the extent of the ...
After all, her grandfather did, and so did the other members of her family. But after her freshman year, Popplewell's high school no longer existed as Morgantown, Trafalgar and Nineveh high schools consolidated to form Indian Creek High School in 1967.
Nineveh ( The self-proclaimed Islamic State group amputated the hands of two children, in western Mosul, for refusing to carry out execution sentence on two civilians, a source told Alsumaria News on Thursday.
IRBIL, Feb 2 (KUNA) -- President of the Iraqi Kurdistan Region Masoud Barzani received Italian Minister of Defense Roberta Pinotti on Thursday to discuss the future of Nineveh Governorate, northwest Iraq, after the defeat of the so-called Islamic State ...
The man known as the 'ISIS executioner" is now believed to have been killed by an unknown assailant in Nineveh. Incidentally, a militant group in The Philippines known for beheading and kidnapping innocent people are also titled "Abu Sayyaf.






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