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Saddam aide, Iraqi insurgent leader al-Douri reported killed

17 Apr 2015

BAGHDAD/ERBIL Ezzat Ibrahim al-Douri, former right-hand man to late Iraqi President Saddam Hussein and a leader of Iraq's Sunni insurgency, has been reported killed by Iraqi forces and Shi'ite militias.

Saddam aide, Iraqi insurgent leader al-Douri reported killed

17 Apr 2015

BAGHDAD/ERBIL Ezzat Ibrahim al-Douri, former right-hand man to late Iraqi President Saddam Hussein and a leader of Iraq's Sunni insurgency, has been reported killed by Iraqi forces and Shi'ite militias.

Saddam aide, Iraqi insurgent leader al-Douri reported killed

17 Apr 2015

BAGHDAD/ERBIL Ezzat Ibrahim al-Douri, former right-hand man to late Iraqi President Saddam Hussein and a leader of Iraq's Sunni insurgency, has been reported killed by Iraqi forces and Shi'ite militias.

Islamic State militants seize Iraq village, press assault on Yazidis

23 Oct 2014

BAGHDAD Islamic State wrested a Sunni Muslim village in western Iraq on Thursday from tribal defenders who put up weeks of fierce resistance, and the insurgents tightened a siege of the Yazidi minority on a mountain in the north.

Islamic State militants seize Iraq village, press assault on Yazidis

23 Oct 2014

BAGHDAD Islamic State wrested a Sunni Muslim village in western Iraq on Thursday from tribal defenders who put up weeks of fierce resistance, and the insurgents tightened a siege of the Yazidi minority on a mountain in the north.

Islamic State advances against Yazidis on Iraq's Sinjar mountain

22 Oct 2014

ARBIL/BAGHDAD Islamic State militants advanced on Iraq's Sinjar mountain on Tuesday, tightening a siege of thousands of stranded Yazidis, who called on the United States and its allies to act to avert more bloodshed. | Video

Islamic State advances against Yazidis on Iraq's Sinjar mountain

22 Oct 2014

ARBIL/BAGHDAD Islamic State militants advanced on Iraq's Sinjar mountain on Tuesday, tightening a siege of thousands of stranded Yazidis, who called on the United States and its allies to act to avert more bloodshed. | Video

Islamic State advances against Yazidis on Iraq's Sinjar mountain

21 Oct 2014

ARBIL/BAGHDAD Islamic State militants advanced on Iraq's Sinjar mountain on Tuesday, tightening a siege of thousands of stranded Yazidis, who called on the United States and its allies to act to avert more bloodshed.

Islamic State advances against Yazidis on Iraq's Sinjar mountain

21 Oct 2014

ARBIL/BAGHDAD Islamic State militants advanced on Iraq's Sinjar mountain on Tuesday, tightening a siege of thousands of stranded Yazidis, who called on the United States and its allies to act to avert more bloodshed.

Kurds hold off Islamic State in Kobani; fighters strike in Iraq

13 Oct 2014

MURSITPINAR Turkey/BAGHDAD Kurdish defenders held off Islamic State militants in Syria's border town of Kobani on Sunday, but the fighters struck with deadly bombings in Iraq, killing dozens of Kurds in the north and assassinating a provincial police commander in the west. | Video

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