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Iraqi commander says to complete capture of Mosul in May - Nasdaq;

Iraqi commander says to complete capture of Mosul in May - Nasdaq

NasdaqIraqi commander says to complete capture of Mosul in MayNasdaq... * Army chief of staff: Mosul battle to take three more weeks * Soldiers killed in IS counter-attack near Old City * Islamic State attacks Iraqi army near Syrian border * Yazidi captives rescued north of Mosul, given U.N. aid (Adds fortifications ...and more »

82nd Airborne officer killed in explosion near Mosul - WAAY;

82nd Airborne officer killed in explosion near Mosul - WAAY

WAAY82nd Airborne officer killed in explosion near MosulWAAYAccording to 82nd Airborne Division, 1st Lt. Weston C. Lee, of Bluffton, Georgia was killed in an IED blast while on patrol outside of Mosul, Iraq, on Saturday. He was a platoon leader in the 1st Battalion, 325th Infantry Regiment, 2nd Brigade Combat ...and more »

Georgia Soldier Killed in Iraq - WSAV-TV;

Georgia Soldier Killed in Iraq - WSAV-TV

WSAV-TVGeorgia Soldier Killed in IraqWSAV-TVAn 82nd Airborne paratrooper from Bluffton, Georgia was killed in an explosion in Iraq Saturday. First Lt. Weston C. Lee died when an improvised explosive device detonated during a patrol outside Mosul. Lee, who was an infantry officer, joined the Army ...and more »

US service member killed near Mosul identified as infantry officer - WHBL Sheboygan

US service member killed near Mosul identified as infantry officerWHBL SheboyganWASHINGTON (Reuters) - A U.S. service member who died when an improvised explosive device detonated while he was on patrol outside the northern Iraqi city of Mosul was identified on Sunday as 1st Lieutenant Weston Lee. Lee, 25, of Bluffton, Georgia, ...and more »

Pentagon: blast kills USA service member outside Mosul - Herald Keeper;

Pentagon: blast kills USA service member outside Mosul - Herald Keeper

Herald KeeperPentagon: blast kills USA service member outside MosulHerald KeeperOn Saturday, the USA led military coalition has said that a U.S. service member has died of wounds caused by an explosive device outside the northern Iraqi city of Mosul. The coalition commanders were forced to temporarily pause the offensive last ...and more »

Fort Bragg-based Soldier Killed in Iraq - WXII The Triad;

Fort Bragg-based Soldier Killed in Iraq - WXII The Triad

WXII The TriadFort Bragg-based Soldier Killed in IraqWXII The TriadAn 82nd Airborne Division Paratrooper was killed in Iraq when an improvised explosive device detonated during a patrol outside Mosul. Advertisement. 1st Lieutenant Weston C. Lee, 25, of Bluffton, Georgia, was an infantry officer assigned to 1st ...and more »

US soldier killed in Iraq during a patrol outside Mosul - ABC News

US soldier killed in Iraq during a patrol outside MosulABC NewsThe Pentagon says an American soldier has died in Iraq after an improvised explosive device detonated during a patrol outside Mosul. Officials say the 1st lieutenant with the 82nd Airborne Division, 25-year-old Weston C. Lee of Bluffton, Georgia, died ...and more »

Fort Bragg-based paratrooper killed when an IED detonates during patrol outside Mosul - myfox8.com;

Fort Bragg-based paratrooper killed when an IED detonates during patrol outside Mosul - myfox8.com

myfox8.comFort Bragg-based paratrooper killed when an IED detonates during patrol outside Mosulmyfox8.comFORT BRAGG, N.C. – A Fort Bragg-based paratrooper was killed in Iraq when an improvised explosive device detonated during a patrol outside Mosul. 1st Lieutenant Weston C. Lee, 25, of Bluffton, Georgia, was an infantry officer assigned to 1st Battalion, ...and more »

US-led campaign against IS killed 352 civilians: Pentagon - Business Standard

US-led campaign against IS killed 352 civilians: PentagonBusiness StandardThe Pentagon said on Sunday at least 352 civilians were killed as a result of US-led campaign against the Islamic State (IS) in Iraq and Syria from August 2014 to March 2017. In its monthly report of assessment of civilian casualties, the Pentagon said ...and more »

US service member killed in blast near Mosul, coalition says - The Guardian;

US service member killed in blast near Mosul, coalition says - The Guardian

The GuardianUS service member killed in blast near Mosul, coalition saysThe GuardianAn Iraqi soldier in western Mosul, where US-backed forces have been fighting to retake the city from Isis. Photograph: Christophe Simon/AFP/Getty Images. US military. US service member killed in blast near Mosul, coalition says. Weston Lee member dies ...and more »

Pentagon: Strikes against Islamic State group have killed at least 352 civilians - KCRA Sacramento;

Pentagon: Strikes against Islamic State group have killed at least 352 civilians - KCRA Sacramento

KCRA SacramentoPentagon: Strikes against Islamic State group have killed at least 352 civiliansKCRA SacramentoCoalition strikes against the Islamic State group in Iraq and Syria have likely killed at least 352 civilians since the start of the operation almost three years ago, the U.S. military said Sunday. Advertisement. The numbers, contained in the monthly ...and more »

Dozens of Yazidi 'slaves' rescued by Iraqi troops - MWC News (satire) (registration) (blog);

Dozens of Yazidi 'slaves' rescued by Iraqi troops - MWC News (satire) (registration) (blog)

MWC News (satire) (registration) (blog)Dozens of Yazidi 'slaves' rescued by Iraqi troopsMWC News (satire) (registration) (blog)The group of 36 Yazidi survivors was saved by Iraqi forces fighting to retake Mosul from ISIL. Yazidi sect. A group of 36 Yazidi survivors has been rescued in Iraq after three years of "slavery" under ISIL's rule in northern Iraq, the United Nations ...and more »

US-led coalition airstrikes killed 45 civilians in Iraq and Syria - Business Insider;

US-led coalition airstrikes killed 45 civilians in Iraq and Syria - Business Insider

Business InsiderUS-led coalition airstrikes killed 45 civilians in Iraq and SyriaBusiness InsiderIraq Mosul ISIS explosion bombing airstrike Smoke rises after an airstrike during the battle against ISIS militants in the district of al-Mamoun in Mosul, Iraq, March 1, 2017. REUTERS/Alaa Al-Marjani. BAGHDAD (AP) — Investigations conducted during the ...and more »

US coalition strikes against ISIS killed at least 352 civilians since 2014, Pentagon says - The Dunlap Tribune;

US coalition strikes against ISIS killed at least 352 civilians since 2014, Pentagon says - The Dunlap Tribune

The Dunlap TribuneUS coalition strikes against ISIS killed at least 352 civilians since 2014, Pentagon saysThe Dunlap TribuneA new Pentagon report finds at least 352 civilians have been unintentionally killed by artillery and airstrikes in the U.S. coalition fighting ISIS in Iraq and Syria since the operation began in August 2014, according to the Pentagon. The U.S. military ...and more »

352 'civilians killed by US-led coalition airstrikes since 2014' - Arab News;

352 'civilians killed by US-led coalition airstrikes since 2014' - Arab News

Arab News352 'civilians killed by US-led coalition airstrikes since 2014'Arab NewsThis March 24, 2017 photo, residents carry the body of several people killed in airstrikes during fighting between Iraq security forces and Daesh on the western side of Mosul, Iraq. (AP). WASHINGTON: At least 352 civilians have been killed in US-led ...and more »

Mosul draws Iran-backed Shiite militias - Washington Times;

Mosul draws Iran-backed Shiite militias - Washington Times

Washington TimesMosul draws Iran-backed Shiite militiasWashington TimesIn this Sunday, Nov. 27, 2016 photo, an Iraqi special forces humvee passes with a Shiite flag bearing the likeness of Imam Hussein and Imam Ali with Arabic words reading “At your service Hussein,” in the front line neighborhood of ... more >. Print. By ...and more »

Payback is a … Iraqi Military turns the tables on ISIS and starts droning them back - SOFREP (press release) (subscription);

Payback is a … Iraqi Military turns the tables on ISIS and starts droning them back - SOFREP (press release) (subscription)

SOFREP (press release) (subscription)Payback is a … Iraqi Military turns the tables on ISIS and starts droning them backSOFREP (press release) (subscription)The Iraqi military apparently has gotten fed up with ISIS using hobby drones to drop grenades or IEDs on their forces and have decided to return the favor. Watch ISIS Drones Attacking Iraqi Forces ...and more »

US service member dies by ISIS explosive in Mosul - ARA News

US service member dies by ISIS explosive in MosulARA NewsA U.S. service member died from wounds sustained in an explosive device blast outside of Mosul city, in northwestern Iraq, on Saturday. “Further information [on the incident] will be released as appropriate. It is CJTF-OIR policy to defer casualty ...and more »

Pentagon: Over 350 civilians killed in US strikes on ISIS - The Hill;

Pentagon: Over 350 civilians killed in US strikes on ISIS - The Hill

The HillPentagon: Over 350 civilians killed in US strikes on ISISThe HillThe Pentagon said more than 350 civilians have been killed as a result of U.S. airstrikes against the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS) in those two nations from August 2014 to March 2017. “We regret the unintentional loss of civilian lives ...and more »

Pentagon says 352 civilians killed in strikes on Isis in Iraq and Syria - The Guardian;

Pentagon says 352 civilians killed in strikes on Isis in Iraq and Syria - The Guardian

The GuardianPentagon says 352 civilians killed in strikes on Isis in Iraq and SyriaThe GuardianFirefighters look for bodies buried under the rubble, after an air strike against Islamic State triggered a massive explosion in Mosul, Iraq. Photograph: STRINGER/Reuters. US military. Pentagon says 352 civilians killed in strikes on Isis in Iraq and ...and more »