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On the Edge of Islamic State - Voice of America

Thousands 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 »

ISIS has converted commercial drones into bombers - Engadget

As Iraqi Security Forces attempt to drive ISIS out of Mosul, a large city in Northern Iraq that the terrorist organization has occupied since 2014, it's facing an arsenal of improvised, experimental weapons. One of ISIS' newest hand-made weapons is the ...and more »

'A new life; an uncertain life': Everyday life starts to reemerge as ISIS loses ground in Iraq - Business Insider

Iraqi Federal police take cover near the Tigris river during a battle with Islamic State militants Iraqi Federal police take cover near the Tigris river during a battle with ISIS militants in the district of Yarimja in southern Mosul. Thomson Reuters ...and more »

'For the sake of Allah, get out': Foreign fighters add to the chaos in the battle for ISIS' Iraqi stronghold - Business Insider

A member of Iraqi security forces take his position during a battle with Islamic State militants An Iraqi security forces member takes position during a battle with ISIS militants in Wahda district of eastern Mosul, January 6, 2017. Thomson Reuters ...and more »

Iraqi special forces are closing in on ISIS militants in a crucial part of Mosul - Business Insider

Iraq ISIS A member of Iraqi Special Operations Forces (ISOF) carries a rocket launcher at the University of Mosul during a battle with Islamic State militants, in Mosul, Iraq, January 14, 2017. REUTERS/Ahmed Saad MOSUL, Iraq/BAGHDAD (Reuters) - Iraqi ...and more »

US forces erect 4 military bases in Mosul preparing for new combat plans - Iraqi News

U.S. army forces participate in combat training in the northern Iraqi city of Erbil, December 22, 2016. Picture taken December 22, 2016. REUTERS/Ammar Awad. Baghdad (IraqiNews.com) U.S. forces have positioned in four districts in eastern Mosul to ...and more »

ISIS is dropping bombs with drones in Iraq - Popular Science

This artillery crew is providing indirect fire for Iraqi Security Forces as they fight to retake Mosul from ISIS. Daniel Johnson, U.S. Army. The latest bomber to make its debut over Iraq has four engines, no cockpit, and a flight time limited by the ...and more »

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

Mosul Iraq ISIS flag selfie A member of the Iraqi federal-police forces takes a selfie in front of a defaced black flag commonly used by ISIS militants, in the Wahda district of eastern Mosul, January 10, 2017. REUTERS/Alaa Al-Marjani. The new year has ...and more »

Watch a US-led coalition airstrike destroy an ISIS weapons factory near the group's Iraqi stronghold - Business Insider

The new year has seen Iraqi government forces make new progress in their fight against ISIS, gaining territory on the eastern side of Mosul, the northern Iraqi city that is the terrorist group's last stronghold in the country. Even as Iraqi forces look ...and more »

ISIS Weaponizes Everyday Consumer Drones, Turns The UAVs Into Bombers - Tech Times

Though people have tried to predict where it will strike, no one can ever really know what acts of terror the militant group ISIS will come up with next. In making itself known on social media, ISIS has shown that it knows how to hit the 21st century ...and more »