Mosul

Tuesday, July 25, 2017

Tuesday, July 25, 2017

Man poses as jihadi to rescue female sex slaves from Isis in Mosul

The Schindler of Mosul: Heroic conman Abu Shehad posed as Isis henchman to rescue sex slaves

The fake jihadi who posed as Isis henchman to rescue female sex slaves in Mosul

Abu Shehad says he grew a beard and wore clothes similar to that of Isis soldiers to help women escape Mosul

Monday, July 17, 2017

Monday, July 17, 2017

Kurdish counter-terrorism official claims Isis leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi is not dead

Kurdish counter-terror chief claims Isis leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi is not dead

Kurdish counter-terror chief claims Isis leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi is not dead

Lahur Talabany says he is 99% certain that Al-Baghdadi is alive in the south of Raqqa, Syria

Monday, July 3, 2017

Monday, July 3, 2017

Iraq: Suicide bomber dressed as woman kills 14 people in refugee camp

Iraq: Suicide bomber dressed as woman kills 14 people in refugee camp

Iraq: Suicide bomber dressed as woman kills 14 people in refugee camp

Councillor Taha Abdul-Ghani has said 20 others were also injured, as the attack took place whilst authorities were trying to help families

Monday, June 12, 2017

Monday, June 12, 2017

Isis suffers heavy defeat in failed advance on Deir Ezzor Airport - reports

Isis suffers heavy defeat in failed advance on Deir Ezzor Airport - reports

Isis suffers heavy defeat in failed advance on Deir Ezzor Airport - reports

The group is locked in battle with government forces in the city in eastern Syria

Tuesday, May 30, 2017

Tuesday, May 30, 2017

Kurdish police free hostage from Islamic state, kill abductors

Kurdish police free hostage from Islamic state, kill abductors

Kurdish police free hostage from Islamic state, kill abductors

The operation to free the hostage took place near the town of Dubiz in the Kirkuk province

Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Pro-Isis social media accounts reportedly celebrate Manchester Arena bombing

Isis social media accounts celebrate Manchester Arena bombing

Isis social media accounts celebrate Manchester Arena bombing

22 people died and up to 59 were injured after a bomb was detonated at a concert

Friday, April 28, 2017

Friday, April 28, 2017

Speculation has been rife of a formal reunification between Isis and al-Qaeda

Are Isis and al-Qaeda really about to kiss and make up?

Are Isis and al-Qaeda really about to kiss and make up?

Isis was banished by al-Qaeda in 2014 - but now a speech from the latter's leader has led to fevered speculation of a reunion

Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Government troops are seen holding an Isis flag captured after fighting in March. Isis troops have now used police uniforms to massacre civilians in Mosul's old city

Isis executioners pose as liberators to massacre civilians in Mosul

Isis executioners pose as liberators to massacre civilians in Mosul

Jihadists reportedly posed as police officers to carry out massacre

Tuesday, April 11, 2017

Tuesday, April 11, 2017

Lion and bear rescued from abandoned zoo in war-torn Mosul

Starving Lion and bear rescued from abandoned zoo in ruined Isis stronghold

Starving Lion and bear rescued from abandoned zoo in ruined Isis stronghold

A lion and a bear were the only surviving animals living at Motazah al-Morour Zoo

Wednesday, February 22, 2017

Wednesday, February 22, 2017

'Security services didn't watch Brit suicide bomber closely as he didn't plan a UK attack,' says terrorism expert

'Security services didn't watch Brit suicide bomber closely as he didn't plan a UK attack,' says terrorism expert

'Security services didn't watch suicide bomber Ronald Fiddler closely'

A British Islamic State fighter who died in Mosul during a suicide bomb attack on Iraqi forces is believed to be a former Guantanamo Bay detainee

Monday, February 6, 2017

Monday, February 6, 2017

Isis left the bodies as a grim reminder to others who try to flee

Isis massacres 12 young people as they flee Mosul

Isis massacres 12 young people as they flee Mosul

Bodies left in street as grim warning to 'anyone else who tries to escape'

Wednesday, February 1, 2017

Wednesday, February 1, 2017

Islamic State's chief executioner 'stabbed to death in Iraq'

Isis beheader-in-chief Abu Sayyaf 'stabbed to death in Iraq'

Isis beheader-in-chief 'stabbed to death in Iraq'

Islamic State's chief executioner, nicknamed Abu Sayyaf has reportedly been stabbed to death during an ambush in Iraq

Thursday, January 5, 2017

Thursday, January 5, 2017

Mosul dam could collapse at any moment, causing an environmental disaster and killing 1.5 million people

Mosul Dam could collapse any moment in 'nuclear-style' disaster', killing 1.5 million

Mosul dam could collapse at any moment, killing 1.5 million people

Experts and engineers have warned that Mosul Dam in Iraq may collapse in just a 'matter of time,' triggering an environmental disaster and killing more than a million people

Monday, November 28, 2016

Monday, November 28, 2016

Islamic State plans to attack Europe found by coalition forces

Isis Europe attack battleplans found by coalition forces

Isis Europe attack battleplans found by coalition forces

The plans were found as the battle to retake Mosul remains in full swing

Monday, November 7, 2016

Monday, November 7, 2016

Fight against Isis: Mass grave filled with 100 headless bodies found near Mosul

Mass grave filled with 100 headless bodies found near Mosul

Discovery made as troops continue to make gains in battle to liberate besieged city

Wednesday, November 2, 2016

Wednesday, November 2, 2016

Isis's key weakness is their 'old-fashioned' manner of fighting, says former Royal United Services Institute director-general

'Isis have an achilles heel - their old-fashioned manner of fighting'

'Isis have an achilles heel - their old-fashioned manner of fighting'

Michael Clarke, the former Director General of the Royal United Services Institute, said the group's outdated weapons and tactics could be exploited in Mosul

Friday, October 28, 2016

Friday, October 28, 2016

Isis using 'tens of thousands' of people as human shields in Mosul, says UN

Isis using 'tens of thousands' of people as human shields in Mosul, says UN

UN report also claims jihadists slaughtered at least 232 people last week

Wednesday, October 26, 2016

Wednesday, October 26, 2016

ISIS: Defence Secretary Michael Fallon hopeful Raqqa offensive will start in weeks

Battle for Raqqa: Defence Secretary Michael Fallon hopes final push against Isis will begin within weeks

UK defence secretary hopes final push against Isis will begin within weeks

Raqqa is the heart of Islamic State, having been the heart of their operations for over two years.

Thursday, October 20, 2016

Thursday, October 20, 2016

'The start of WW3 was 9/11' - Colonel Richard Kemp disputes Turkish minister's World War Three warning

'World War Three has already started - it began on 9/11' says Colonel Richard Kemp

'WW3 has already started - it began on 9/11' says Colonel Richard Kemp

The former Commander of British Forces in Afghanistan dismissed a Turkish claim that the conflict in Syria will eventually lead to World War Three

Tuesday, October 18, 2016

Tuesday, October 18, 2016

Mosul: Isis spin doctors go into overdrive as jihadists desperately search for positives

Isis spin doctors go into overdrive as Mosul battle begins

The fall of the Caliphate may be imminent but you wouldn't guess it from the messages being spun by the jihadi Pravda accounts

Mosul offensive: Colonel Bob Stewart calls on ground forces to protect civilians as battle continues

Mosul offensive: Coalition troops must protect civilians because Isis won't, says former UN commander

Coalition troops must protect Mosul civilians, says former UN commander

The battle to retake Mosul from the clutches of Islamic State began in earnest yesterday

Monday, October 17, 2016

Monday, October 17, 2016

Mosul: 70 soldiers killed after suicide bomb hits Iraqi military convoy

Mosul battle: 70 Iraqi soldiers killed by Isis suicide blast - reports

Mosul battle: 70 Iraqi soldiers killed by Isis suicide blast - reports

It is said the suicide bomber is a member of Islamic State and hit the convoy as it made advances to take back Mosul from Isis

Mosul - the great battle of our time

Mosul: the D-Day of our time

Mosul: the D-Day of our time

As the campaign begins to retake Mosul, the parallels with June 6th 1944 are obvious

Andrew Mitchell blasts Russia for breaches of humanitarian law in new interview

LISTEN Andrew Mitchell blasts Russia for 'acting with impunity' in Aleppo

Andrew Mitchell blasts Russia for 'acting with impunity' in Aleppo

The MP for Sutton Coldfield was speaking to Julia Hartley-Brewer about the situation in Syria

More than one million people at risk as coalition forces work to retake Mosul

Battle for Mosul leaves over one million people at risk

Battle for Mosul leaves over one million people at risk

Isis has been pushed back to one of its last strongholds, but thousands have been left with an 'impossible decision'

Monday, October 10, 2016

Monday, October 10, 2016

Isis: militant group is 'clearly deteriorating', claims Chatham House spokesman

Isis: militant group is 'clearly deteriorating', claims Chatham House spokesman

Isis: militant group is 'clearly deteriorating', claims Chatham House spokesman

Isis have been forced back towards the city of Mosul