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Daesh ambushes Iraqi Shiite-led force, killing 27 fighters

BAGHDAD: Daesh militants have ambushed a group of Iraq’s Shiite-led paramilitary fighters, killing at least 27.The Popular Mobilization Forces, an umbrella group of mostly Shiite militias, said on Monday that the attack took place the previous night in the Al-Saadounya ...

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Afrin: Kurdish fighters 'strike deal' with Syrian army

Kurdish fighters in northern Syria say they have struck a deal with the Syrian government under which it will send troops to help repel a Turkish offensive. The Syrian government in Damascus has offered no confirmation. Turkey regards the Kurdish ...

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Revenge awaits families of Daesh fighters in Iraq’s Anbar

Related Articles RAMADI: In Iraq’s Sunni-dominated Anbar province, residents struggling to rebuild after years of Daesh group rule are adamant that there will be no return for the families of jihadists.Omar Shihan Al-Alwani, who fought against the group, warned that ...

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Thousands of ISIS Fighters Flee in Syria, Many to Fight Another Day

Advertisement WASHINGTON — Thousands of Islamic State foreign fighters and family members have escaped the American-led military campaign in eastern Syria, according to new classified American and other Western military and intelligence assessments, a flow that threatens to tarnish American ...

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Defeated in Syria, ISIS Fighters Held in Camps Still Pose a Threat

Advertisement WASHINGTON — American-backed Kurdish militias in northern Syria are detaining hundreds of Islamic State fighters and family members in makeshift camps, raising fears among United States military officials of potentially creating a breeding ground for extremists — repeating a ...

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