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The military claimed it killed 35 Islamic State fighters in Dhuluiyah, 17 fighters in Tikrit, and seven more in Karma. The military also said it killed a sniper from Kazakhstan in the Hamrin Mountains. The Islamic State destroyed a mosque at the tomb of Jonah and the mosque of the prophet Seth in Mosul.




Islamic State releases photos of camp in Aleppo




Vatican Sends Emergency Aid to Persecuted Christians in Iraq




The Muslim who gave up his life for Mosul's Christians




Moroccan jihadists turn to crime




Defying Syria, United Nations Sends in Trucks Carrying Aid




Islamic State destroys ancient mosque in Mosul




Unidentified "gunmen" killed 52 prisoners and eight policemen during an ambush on a prison convoy in Taji. The military claimed it killed 28 Islamic State fighters in Dhuluiyah. Parliament elected Fouad Massoum, a Kurdish politician, to serve as president.




UN: Islamic State 'orders female genital mutilation' for women in Mosul




The Islamic State took control of a state-run pharmaceutical company north of Mosul. Parliament has postponed a decision to announce Iraq's new president. Eight people were killed during fighting outside of Ramadi. The government said it would arm the tribes in Ninewa, Salahadin, and Anbar to fight the Islamic State.




Why Islamic State is no al Qaeda clone




In a Syrian City, ISIS Puts Its Vision Into Practice




Islamic Front rejects rival's caliphate, as well as proposed emirate in Syria

The Islamic Front, a coalition of several leading insurgent groups in Syria, has issued a statement rejecting any attempt by its fellow insurgency groups to unilaterally create a new government.


Ansar al Islam claims new attacks on official Twitter feed

In one tweet earlier this month, Ansar al Islam implied that it had a hand in the killing of a top Iraqi general. But this claim cannot be independently verified and the few details offered by the group conflict with published reports based on Iraqi government sources.


A suicide bomber killed 21 Iraqis, including seven policemen, in an attack at a checkpoint in Baghdad. The military killed 19 people, most of them civilians, in airstrikes in Fallujah and Garma. The Islamic State released photographs of its training camps in Ninewa.




Islamic State crushes and coerces on march towards Baghdad




Islamic State touts training camp in northern Iraq

The images are the latest in a propaganda effort by various terror groups in both Iraq and Syria to promote their training camp infrastructure.


Gloves come off between Syrian regime, Islamic State




Islamic State jihadists sell Syrian oil to Iraqi businessmen




Iraqi military says it retakes control of key base in Tikrit