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Iraqi girl screams in Tal Afar
An Iraqi girl screams after her parents are killed by U.S. soldiers in Tal Afar
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updated Mon. March 27, 2017

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Qamishli (IraqiNews.com) Al-Hashd al-Shaabi foiled on Monday an attack by the Islamic Group against the Syrian city of Qamishli, which is predominantly inhabited by Kurds, southwest of Tal Afar. According to the military spokesperson, al-Hashd al ...
Ten years ago: truck bombs hit markets in Tal Afar (tahl AH'-fur), Iraq, killing at least 152 people and wounding more than 150.
Baghdad, 27 mar 09:53 - (Agenzia Nova) - Molti degli alti comandanti militari Dell'autoproclamato califfato provengono da Tal Afar che, durante il periodo di presenza in Iraq delle forze statunitensi, era divenuta la roccaforte del fondatore di al ...
Ammar Qassem, from the Iraqi Army, saying that clashes broke out between Iraqi forces and IS members near the town of Tal Afar, west of Mosul. He said the fights left dead 17 militants of multiple Arab and foreign nationalities. He added that the ...
Nineveh (IraqiNews.com) A member of the Islamic State's police service was injured, while his wife was killed as a bomb exploded under their vehicle in Tal Afar town, a strategic IS stronghold in northwestern Mosul, a local source in Nineveh province ...
... seem to have thus far been proven wrong. The Interior Ministry forces have taken much of the lead in the current phase, but who will be predominant in the fight for the nearby city of Tal Afar - which is likely to follow the taking of Mosul - is ...
Shi'ite militias taking part in the Mosul campaign began to close in on Tal Afar late a year ago, after the offensive was launched.
Nineveh (IraqiNews.com) A prominent booby trapping expert with the Islamic State has been killed along with four of his assistants in Tal Afar district, a strategic IS stronghold in western Mosul, a local source from Nineveh province said on Sunday.
Near Tal Afar, a strike engaged a vehicle bomb staging area. Part of Operation Inherent Resolve. These strikes were conducted as part of Operation Inherent Resolve, the operation to destroy ISIS in Iraq and Syria.
The real achievement was yet to come. In 2004 McMaster was assigned to command the 3rd Armoured Cavalry Regiment. His task was to hold and secure Tal Afar, a township in northwest Iraq close to the Syrian border, a task performed in a patchy way thus ...
Near Tal Afar, a strike destroyed an ISIS headquarters. Part of Operation Inherent Resolve. These strikes were conducted as part of Operation Inherent Resolve, the operation to destroy ISIS in Iraq and Syria.
Ten years ago: truck bombs hit markets in Tal Afar, Iraq, killing at least 152 people and wounding more than 150. NFL owners voted 30-2 (with Cincinnati and Arizona dissenting) to make the video replay system a permanent officiating tool.
Cracks are emerging in Iraq's ruling National Alliance coalition concerning the participation of members of Hashd al-Shaabi militias in local elections set to take ...
Near Tal Afar, two strikes engaged two ISIS tactical units and destroyed an ISIS headquarters and a vehicle-bomb facility. Part of Operation Inherent Resolve.
Young boys known as the "lion cubs" hold rifles during a parade after graduating from a religious school in Tal Afar, near Mosul, northern Iraq. AP. Inside Raqqa city, displaced people like Khalil Omar, who fled his town in the northern countryside ...
WASHINGTON, March 22 (KUNA) -- Coalition military forces conducted 29 strikes consisting of 60 engagements against the so-called Islamic State in Syria and Iraq, the Combined Joint Task Force announced on Wednesday.
Near Tal Afar, a strike destroyed an ISIS-held building. Part of Operation Inherent Resolve. These strikes were conducted as part of Operation Inherent Resolve, the operation to destroy ISIS in Iraq and Syria.
U.S. Special Forces are expected to be airlifted to Arbil or Tal Afar, then enter Syria from there following the Sinjar line and passing the Rabia gate.
Al-Hashd al-Shaabi, an alliance of Shia militias fighting IS on the government's side, have mostly been active around IS strongholds towns near the borders with Syria, especially the town of Tal Afar, west of Mosul. They claimed weeks earlier to have ...
The Washington Post: "In the Iraq war, McMaster commanded a 3,500-soldier brigade in the northern city of Tal Afar, which was being torn apart in 2005 by Iraq's civil war.
The Iraqi Red Crescent Society (IRCS) has distributed more than 20000 food meals daily to the displaced families in the camps of displacement.
Baghdad, 20 mar 16:27 - (Agenzia Nova) - Il ministero della Difesa iracheno ha annunciato che 67 militanti dello Stato islamico sono stati uccisi oggi vicino ai distretti di Tal Afar e Sinjar, nella provincia di Ninive. "Il comando delle forze aeree ...
Airstrikes targeted IS locations in Al-Mazraa, Tal al-Banat and Toula Bash in Tal Afar and Sinjar, according to the ministry.
... in the camps of Jada, Hamam Al-Alil, Khazer, Hasan Al-Sham and Jama Kour, in addition to distribute food meals for the families inside the liberated areas of the right side in the areas of Al-Ghazlani and Kawar areas, also the outskirts of Tal Afar ...
Taking as his starting point the four counterinsurgency principles of David Galula, the French counterinsurgency expert, McMaster offered ten "essential elements of a successful counterinsurgency, which he would himself employ during the Tal Afar ...
"So this is how I know Hala's fate," he told me as we sat in a cafe in Dohuk, northern Iraq, discussing his enslaved family - even as the battles to liberate Mosul, Hawija and Tal Afar from Islamic State raged on. "She's not the only one I am trying ...
In Syria, and near the cities of Raqqa and Palmyra, the coalition military forces conducted 7 strikes against Daesh targets, while in Iraq, the warplanes targeted terrorists locations in 8 strikes near al-Qaem, Baiji, Kesik, Mosul and Tal Afar, it ...
NEAR Tal Afar - On the rolling hills of the battlefield near Tal Afar in northern Iraq, fighters belonging to the armed brigades known as the Popular Mobilization Forces [PMF], made up of mostly Shiite tribal members, hustle to and from a front-line ...
Southwest Asia, March 18, 2017 - U.S. and coalition military forces continued to attack the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria yesterday, Combined Joint Task Force Operation Inherent Resolve officials reported today.
Southwest Asia, March 17, 2017 - U.S. and coalition military forces continued to attack the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria yesterday, Combined Joint Task Force Operation Inherent Resolve officials reported today.
That province would stretch across areas disputed between Arabs and Kurds but that are considered the homeland of several Iraqi minorities: the Ninevah plain (home to several minorities, particularly Christians and Shabak), Tal Afar (majority Turkmen ...
That province would stretch across areas disputed between Arabs and Kurds but that are considered the homeland of several Iraqi minorities: the Ninevah plain (home to several minorities, particularly Christians and Shabak), Tal Afar (majority Turkmen ...
According to Iraqi activists, the Popular Mobilization Units seized the entire Badush area west of Mosul City, fully cutting off the Islamic state terrorists from Tal 'Afar for the first time during this war. With Tal 'Afar fully surrounded, the ...
... Service, emergency response division and federal police are operating in the dense urban terrain in the city, while to the west, the 9th Iraqi Army Division continues clearing in the vicinity of Badush and along the main route out of Mosul toward ...
The successful operation is designed to prevent militants from bringing in supplies and reinforcements from Tal Afar, an ISIS-held town west of Mosul.
Google Maps view of Badush area (highlighted in red) that links between western Mosul and Tal Afar District. "The operation resulted in the killing of the lslamic State leader Abu Bakr al-Iraqi, along with seven of his aides," Khaqani added.
Tal Afar, a city only 15 kilometres away, is still under control of ISIS. We expect many more families to come as soon as Iraqi security forces re-launch the military operations towards Tal Afar. Hundreds of displaced families are waiting on the ...
Any Islamic State militants left in the Iraqi city of Mosul will die there, the US envoy to the multinational coalition battling the jihadist group says.
Nineveh (IraqiNews.com) A military source informed that security forces repulsed an attack on Tal Afar Airport, and killed 18 members of the Islamic State group, Alsumaria News reported on Sunday.
This has caught the attention of Turkey, who has voiced concern for the Tal Afar's large Sunni Turkmen population, who now dominate the city after it lost its Shia population (approximately one-third of its residents) when it was captured in the summer ...
Commander of Asa'eb al-Haq Movement affiliated to the Iraqi popular forces of Hashd al-Shaabi said that the US forces have carried out a rapid heliborne ...
The army's 92nd Brigade has also repelled an attack on the Tal Afar military airport, Al-Masdar online outlet reported.
Mass Yazidi graves have been found since Kurdish forces retook areas north of Sinjar in December 2014, and the town itself in November 2015, but ISIS had already transferred many Yazidis to other areas, including Tal Afar. Reports from the area suggest ...
Al-Talaybawi had warned late in February that the US forces tried hard to evacuate ISIL commanders from the besieged city of Tal Afar West of Mosul. After photos surfaced in the media displaying US forces assisting ISIL terrorists, al-Talaybawi said ...
Nineveh (IraqiNews.com) A local source in Nineveh Province informed that a fighter of the Islamic State group was killed, and three others were wounded by the explosion of a hand grenade, in central Tal Afar, west of Mosul, Alsumaria News reported on ...
Beirut, Lebanon (2:41 P.M.) - Combined Iraqi forces on Friday liberated another district in western Mosul from ISIS, whilst also repelling a failed assault on Tal Afar military airport. The district liberated was identified as al-Amle to the southwest ...
"He left before we isolated Mosul and Tal Afar," a town to the west of the city, the official added. Baghdadi is not believed to be exercising any kind of tactical influence on how the Mosul fight will play out, the official said.
The media bureau of Hashd al-Sha'abi also announced in a statement on Wednesday that the pro-government fighters had managed to take control of al-Sabouniyah train station linking the western side of Mosul to Tal Afar city, located 63 kilometers west ...
Nineveh (IraqiNews.com) We Are Coming, Nineveh Operations Command announced on Wednesday, that security forces retook the road linking Mosul to ...
On Tuesday elite military troops recaptured the city's provincial government headquarters, while on Wednesday the Iraqi Army claimed a key road leading west of Mosul towards Tal Afar, another IS stronghold, and on toward the Syrian border. IS leader ...


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