Life after liberation: West Point report shows ISIS danger remains in Syria, Iraq - RT

Islamic State militants continue to haunt cities in Iraq and Syria officially liberated from their control, while the devastation caused by the fighting poses challenges for restoring basic services, says a new study from the US Military Academy ...

As Iraq declares the end of ISIS, US military warns the group remains a threat in the region - Malaysia Sun (press release)

MOSUL, Iraq - Iraq is inching closer to imminent victory against the terror group that was born in the region and is about to die a brutal death in the very same region. However, the U.S.-led coalition forces fighting the common evil, the Islamic State ...

Spotlight: Conflict of interests hinders efforts to defeat IS in Syria - Xinhua

A Kurdish fighter from the People's Protection Units (YPG) fires heavy machine-gun at Islamic State militants in Raqqa, Syria June 21, 2017. (Reuters photo). DAMASCUS, June 30 (Xinhua) -- The defeat of the Islamic State (IS) in Iraq will surely empower ...

Iraqi forces close in on Daesh redoubt in Mosul - Arab News

A member of the Iraqi Army's 9th Armoured Division gives water to a girl that fled her home due to fighting in Mosul. (Reuters). MOSUL, Iraq: US-backed Iraqi forces attacked Daesh's remaining redoubt in Mosul's Old City on Friday, a day after hailing ...

ISIS Oil Revenue Tanks: Down 85% – Study - Oil & Gas 360

Three years after Islamic State leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi declared the 'Caliphate', the terrorist group known for its extreme brutality has lost more than 60 percent of its territory and 80 percent of its revenue, according to new analysis released ...

Iran says return of peace to Middle East possible - Trend News Agency

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani hailed liberation of Mosul and said that by continuing the ongoing approach in fighting terrorism, return of peace and stability to Middle East is quite possible, IRNA reported. He made the remarks in his congratulation ...

Inside the ISIS drone factory: Seized Mosul warehouse reveals the jihadis' crude reconnaissance planes and deadly ... - Daily Mail

Wooden propellers lie on a stripped-down drone, among tyres and gas canisters. Elsewhere, a four-wheeled contraption stands silent, preparing for its deadly mission. As the battle for Mosul rages on, Iraqi forces recently discovered this ISIS factory ...