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Civilians flee ISIL-held territory in Iraq

Civilians flee ISIL-held territory in Iraq

As Iraqi and coalition forces prepare for Mosul offensive, more people are seeking shelter in Iraq’s Kurdish region.

 

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Isis: Focus on Europe's refugees ignores plight of millions of Islamic State victims still in Syria and Iraq

Isis: Focus on Europe's refugees ignores plight of millions of Islamic State victims still in Syria and Iraq

“Unfortunately at the moment news editors are not interested in displaced people unless they are migrating.”

 

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Battle For Mosul Overwhelms Efforts To Shelter Fleeing Civilians

Battle For Mosul Overwhelms Efforts To Shelter Fleeing Civilians

The military efforts under way in Mosul are dwarfing the humanitarian response.

 

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Iraq gears up for late-year push to retake Mosul from Islamic State

Iraq gears up for late-year push to retake Mosul from Islamic State

The U.S.-led war on Islamic State has depleted the group’s funds, leadership and foreign fighters, but the biggest battle yet is expected later this year in Iraq’s northern city of Mosul…

 

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Iraq Readies for Offensive to Rid Mosul of ISIS

Iraq Readies for Offensive to Rid Mosul of ISIS

Military and humanitarian preparations are now in full swing for late-year offensive.

 

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Survival on Sinjar mountain

Survival on Sinjar mountain

“It’s hard to keep the family going, but we’re forced to stay here.”

 

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“ISIS Weather” Brings Battles and Bloodshed in Iraq

“ISIS Weather” Brings Battles and Bloodshed in Iraq

The terrorist group typically ramps up attacks during the country’s stormy winter.

 

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Iraq’s Mosul Liberation Operation Will Start Soon: US General Disclosed

Iraq’s Mosul Liberation Operation Will Start Soon: US General Disclosed

Preparations for the retaking Mosul are on full display…

 

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Expats bring rugby to displaced children in Iraq

Expats bring rugby to displaced children in Iraq

The Yazidi kids throwing rugby balls in a vacant lot in Iraqi Kurdistan don’t know much about the sport…

 

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Iraqi Kurdistan: Mothers Struggle to Take Care of Their Children

Iraqi Kurdistan: Mothers Struggle to Take Care of Their Children

As the winter approaches, thousands of refugees who have been displaced by the civil war in Syria and insurgency in Iraq are facing a precarious situation.

 

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Refugee Flood Heightens Long-Standing Tensions Between Turks and Kurds

Refugee Flood Heightens Long-Standing Tensions Between Turks and Kurds

The Islamic State’s assault on a Kurdish area in Syria increases tensions in Turkey, but may unite rival Kurdish factions.

 

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Iraqis Sheltering In Mosul Create Fresh Hurdles for Aid Agencies

Iraqis Sheltering In Mosul Create Fresh Hurdles for Aid Agencies

Aid agencies had planned for a massive exodus of residents from Mosul, but many residents decided to remain in their homes.

 

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