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Morocco ramps up counter-terror fight

The Iraqi military and the Peshmerga claimed to have retaken control of Mosul Dam. The US launched 15 airstrikes to aid the Iraqi forces near the Mosul Dam. The Iraqi military claimed it killed 17 Islamic State fighters in an airstrike in Mosul.

US airpower supports Peshmerga, Iraqi forces to retake Mosul Dam

President Obama expanded the US military mission in Iraq to include protecting "critical infrastructure" and supporting Iraqi Army and Peshmerga offensive military operations in northern Iraq.

Exclusive: Kurdish fighters protect Yazidis fleeing IS terror campaign

US adds Islamic State, Al Nusrah Front leaders to list of global terrorists

Abu Muhammed al Adnani is the Islamic State's controversial spokesman. Said Arif is a seasoned jihadist who has traveled to several battlefields and is now with the Al Nusrah Front in Syria.

The US launched airstrikes against the Islamic State near the Mosul Dam in support of Kurdish offensive operations to retake the dam. The chief of Iraq's military objected to US airstrikes and the arming of Kurdish forces as violations of Iraq's sovereignty. The Peshmerga retook control of the towns of Batmay and Telskef north of Mosul from the Islamic State and killed 17 Islamic State fighters in Diyala. The FAA prohibited US airlines from flying over Syria, and warned that extremist groups in Syria with anti-aircraft weapons are opposed to the provision of civil air service to Syria. The Islamic State posted a brief video on social media threatening Americans that it will "drown all of you in blood" if US airstrikes hit IS fighters.

Kurds push to drive militants from Mosul Dam with US air support

UK prime minister: Our generational struggle against a poisonous ideology

Officials: US airstrikes pound ISIS near Iraqi dam

Mount Sinjar dispatch: 'The pilot was afraid for my safety. Within days he would be dead'

Plight of Iraqi Minorities Worsens With Forced Conversions and Killings

US airstrikes at Mosul Dam likely offensive in nature

Britain to Keep Up Iraq Surveillance Flights

Strange bedfellows: terror groups, Kurdish factions unite against ISIS

Iraq Sunni Tribes Take Up Arms against Jihadists

The military claimed it killed 31 Islamic State fighters in Dhabetiya and the group's "financial officer" and six fighters in Babil. The Islamic State killed six Peshmerga and executed four civilians in Jalawla. The head of the Anbar Awakening said 25 tribes have united to fight the Islamic State. Prime Minister Maliki said he will relinquish his position.

ISIS leader flees to Syria fearing US airstrikes: Kurdish official

'Barbaric' sexual violence perpetrated by Islamic State militants in Iraq - UN

Iraq crisis: Philip Hammond says UK would consider arming Kurds

British 'jihadist' describes his plan to go to Iraq or Syria to fight