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Iraqi forces advance to north in Mosul battle - Irish Independent;

Iraqi forces advance to north in Mosul battle - Irish Independent

Irish IndependentIraqi forces advance to north in Mosul battleIrish IndependentIraqi special forces react after a car bomb explodes during an operation to clear the al 1 Iraqi special forces react after a car bomb explodes during an operation to clear the al-Andalus district of Isil militants in Mosul. Isabel Coles in Mosul ...and more »

British air strikes destroy IS terror group's Mosul drone base - Belfast Telegraph;

British air strikes destroy IS terror group's Mosul drone base - Belfast Telegraph

Belfast TelegraphBritish air strikes destroy IS terror group's Mosul drone baseBelfast TelegraphBritish air strikes have destroyed a site used by Islamic State (IS) as a base for drones in the battle for Mosul, the Ministry of Defence has said. A pair of RAF Typhoons bombed the Mosul building used by the group, which the Government refers to as ...and more »

Iraqi Forces Are Close To Full Liberation Of Eastern Mosul From ISIS-Daesh - Center for Research on Globalization;

Iraqi Forces Are Close To Full Liberation Of Eastern Mosul From ISIS-Daesh - Center for Research on Globalization

Center for Research on GlobalizationIraqi Forces Are Close To Full Liberation Of Eastern Mosul From ISIS-DaeshCenter for Research on GlobalizationIraqi security forces (ISF), backed up by US-led coalition warplanes and military advisors, have regained more areas from the ISIS terrorist group inside the major Iraqi city of Mosul in the province of Nineveh. ISF troops have recently, liberated the ...and more »

ISIS strikes Iraq with drone grenades - Washington Times;

ISIS strikes Iraq with drone grenades - Washington Times

Washington TimesISIS strikes Iraq with drone grenadesWashington TimesA man inspects destroyed houses after fighting between Iraqi security forces and Islamic State militants in a neighborhood recently liberated from the militia on the eastern side of Mosul, Iraq, Tuesday, Jan. 17, 2017. (AP Photo/ Khalid Mohammed) more ...and more »

Iraqi Troops Retake Mosul University - Wall Street Journal;

Iraqi Troops Retake Mosul University - Wall Street Journal

Wall Street JournalIraqi Troops Retake Mosul UniversityWall Street JournalU.S.-backed Iraqi forces recaptured Mosul University from Islamic State militants on January 14th and 15th. The extremist group had been using the campus to build bombs and possibly develop chemical weapons, U.S. and Iraqi officials say. Photo: Reuters ...and more »

RAF Strikes Daesh Drone Facility in Mosul - Defense Update;

RAF Strikes Daesh Drone Facility in Mosul - Defense Update

Defense UpdateRAF Strikes Daesh Drone Facility in MosulDefense UpdateIraqi Sgt. Hussain Musa Kathum displays an ISIS drone he shot down in Anbar province. Photo Credit: Iraqi ministry of defence. Small drones used for surveillance, fire direction and attack are becoming a serious concern for coalition forces in Syria ...and more »

ISIS drone attack injures two local journalists in Mosul - ARA News

ISIS drone attack injures two local journalists in MosulARA NewsErbil – Two journalists on assignment for the U.S.-funded Arabic TV station Al-Hurra Iraq have been injured by an ISIS drone attack in eastern Mosul, showing the increased risks involved in covering Mosul. Al Hurra reporter Abdul Hamid Zebari, a Kurd ...and more »

Brit warplanes smash ISIS drone base in victory in bloody Battle for Mosul - Mirror.co.uk;

Brit warplanes smash ISIS drone base in victory in bloody Battle for Mosul - Mirror.co.uk

Mirror.co.ukBrit warplanes smash ISIS drone base in victory in bloody Battle for MosulMirror.co.ukTwo RAF Typhoons bombed a Mosul building used by the terror group which was being used to make and store the deadly flying bombs used by ISIS. On many occasions Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi's netwok has flown the unmanned craft laden with towards ...and more »

Watch Iraq's elite Counter Terrorism Service fight their way through the streets of ISIS' last Iraqi stronghold - Business Insider;

Watch Iraq's elite Counter Terrorism Service fight their way through the streets of ISIS' last Iraqi stronghold - Business Insider

Business InsiderWatch Iraq's elite Counter Terrorism Service fight their way through the streets of ISIS' last Iraqi strongholdBusiness InsiderThe new year has seen Iraqi government forces make marked progress against ISIS in the terror group's last stronghold in the country, the northern city of Mosul. The Iraqi Counter Terrorism Service, the country's top-tier special-forces contingent, and ...and more »

US military official: 85-90 percent of eastern Mosul cleared of ISIS militants - Fox News;

US military official: 85-90 percent of eastern Mosul cleared of ISIS militants - Fox News

Fox NewsUS military official: 85-90 percent of eastern Mosul cleared of ISIS militantsFox NewsThree months into its operation to recapture the Iraqi city of Mosul, US military officials say that upwards of 90 percent of the eastern part of the city has been cleared of ISIS militants. ADVERTISEMENT. U.S. Air Force Col. John Dorrian, a Baghdad ...and more »

Abadi Says Iraqi Forces Now 'Moving' Against IS Militants In Western Mosul - RadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty;

Abadi Says Iraqi Forces Now 'Moving' Against IS Militants In Western Mosul - RadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty

RadioFreeEurope/RadioLibertyAbadi Says Iraqi Forces Now 'Moving' Against IS Militants In Western MosulRadioFreeEurope/RadioLibertyBoys watch as demining experts from the Iraqi Army search for booby-trapped buildings in eastern Mosul on January 17. Share. Share on Facebook · Share on Twitter · Share on В Контакте · Share on Google+ · Email to a Friend. Print. Iraq's Prime Minister ...and more »

Iraqi forces push Islamic State further back in Mosul: military - Reuters;

Iraqi forces push Islamic State further back in Mosul: military - Reuters

ReutersIraqi forces push Islamic State further back in Mosul: militaryReutersA military vehicle of Iraqi Counter-Terrorism Service (CTS) forces is seen at the site of car bomb attack during a battle with Islamic State militants in Andalus neighborhood of Mosul, Iraq, January 17, 2017. REUTERS/Alaa Al-Marjani. 1/12. left. right ...and more »

Consumer Drones In Warfare? ISIS Is Using Off-The-Shelf Quadcopters To Wage War, Say Iraqi Security Forces - iDigitalTimes.com;

Consumer Drones In Warfare? ISIS Is Using Off-The-Shelf Quadcopters To Wage War, Say Iraqi Security Forces - iDigitalTimes.com

iDigitalTimes.comConsumer Drones In Warfare? ISIS Is Using Off-The-Shelf Quadcopters To Wage War, Say Iraqi Security ForcesiDigitalTimes.comISIS is now using consumer drones in warfare, say Iraqi Security Forces. The group has discovered numerous attacks by the radical group delivered via off-the-shelf drone quadcopters. When we hear the term “drone warfare” for many of us it brings to ...and more »

Capturing Mosul Solidified Islamic State. Losing It Could Break It. - RadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty;

Capturing Mosul Solidified Islamic State. Losing It Could Break It. - RadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty

RadioFreeEurope/RadioLibertyCapturing Mosul Solidified Islamic State. Losing It Could Break It.RadioFreeEurope/RadioLibertyA member of the Iraqi federal police fires toward Islamic State militants during clashes in eastern Mosul on January 13. Share. Share on Facebook · Share on Twitter · Share on В Контакте · Share on Google+ · Email to a Friend. Print. The dawn of the ...and more »

Oh boy, ISIS is outfitting drones that drop grenades and bombs - KnowTechie;

Oh boy, ISIS is outfitting drones that drop grenades and bombs - KnowTechie

KnowTechieOh boy, ISIS is outfitting drones that drop grenades and bombsKnowTechieISIS has found a new method to drop explosives on their enemies. It's now in the form of grenades that are deployed from a commercial drone. by. Kevin Raposo; January 17, 2017. ISIS Drone. ISIS has found a new method to drop explosives on their enemies ...and more »

On the Edge of Islamic State - Voice of America;

On the Edge of Islamic State - Voice of America

Voice of AmericaOn the Edge of Islamic StateVoice of AmericaThousands of people are running from the crumbling "Islamic State" in eastern Mosul every day. Other families are staying put, hiding in their homes as battles rage outside, later emerging on the streets as Iraqi forces claim victory. In the days that ...and more »

Iraqi troops capture historic Mosul mosque destroyed by IS - CTV News;

Iraqi troops capture historic Mosul mosque destroyed by IS - CTV News

CTV NewsIraqi troops capture historic Mosul mosque destroyed by ISCTV NewsMOSUL, Iraq -- Iraqi forces have captured the site of the Mosque of the Prophet Younis after driving Islamic State group militants from a new neighbourhood in eastern Mosul, a spokesman said on Tuesday. The progress comes as the UN warned that nearly ...and more »

Iraqi forces push into ISIS-held pocket in Mosul - Al-Arabiya;

Iraqi forces push into ISIS-held pocket in Mosul - Al-Arabiya

Al-ArabiyaIraqi forces push into ISIS-held pocket in MosulAl-ArabiyaISIS has been driven out of most eastern districts of its Iraqi stronghold in the three months since the US-backed campaign began. (AFP). Reuters, Mosul/Baghdad Tuesday, 17 January 2017. Text size A A A. Iraqi special forces pushed deeper into ISIS ...and more »

Iraqi Forces Recapture Destroyed 'Jonah's Tomb' From ISIS in Mosul - Newsweek;

Iraqi Forces Recapture Destroyed 'Jonah's Tomb' From ISIS in Mosul - Newsweek

NewsweekIraqi Forces Recapture Destroyed 'Jonah's Tomb' From ISIS in MosulNewsweekIraqi forces recaptured the area holding a famous shrine in the northern city of Mosul on Monday, according to officials, in the continued battle against the Islamic State militant group (ISIS). “We retook control of Nabi Yunus area...raised the Iraqi ...and more »

ISIS is now weaponizing consumer drones with bombs - The Next Web;

ISIS is now weaponizing consumer drones with bombs - The Next Web

The Next WebISIS is now weaponizing consumer drones with bombsThe Next WebWith its hold over territories in Syria and the Northern Iraqi city of Mosul slipping steadily, terrorist group ISIS is finding itself forced to improvise in its battle against Iraqi Security Forces (ISF). Its latest weapon: Bombers fashioned out of ...and more »