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  • Iraqis flee Anbar province as fighting with Islamic State rages

    Iraqis flee Anbar province as fighting with Islamic State rages
    More than 90,000 people are fleeing fighting in Iraq’s Anbar province, the United Nations said Sunday, as the Iraqi government and aid groups struggled to assist the legions of newly displaced. “Our top priority is delivering life-saving...
  • Oil refinery secured, but Iraq fighting still rages at Ramadi

    IRBIL, Iraq Iraqi security forces, backed by heavy air support from the American-led coalition, have secured Iraq's largest oil refinery from an Islamic State offensive. But they continued to struggle to fend of Islamic State fighters trying to capture...
  • 90,000 displaced by fighting in Iraqi province, UN says

    BAGHDAD ��More than 90,000 people have been displaced by fighting between Iraqi government forces and Islamic State militants in the western province of Anbar, the United Nations said Sunday. Humanitarian agencies are rushing to assist...
  • Officials say attacks around Iraq's capital kill 14 people

    Authorities in Iraq say bombings and mortar fire targeting public places have killed 14 people around the capital, Baghdad. Police officials say the deadliest attack happened Sunday night when a car bomb exploded on a commercial street in downtown...
  • A history of the Islamic State group after Ethiopians killed

    The extremist Islamic State group, which controls a third of both Iraq and Syria in its self-declared caliphate, released a video Sunday purportedly showing militants killing two groups of Ethiopian Christians in Libya. The release of the 29-minute video...
  • Islamic State blamed for Afghan suicide bombing killing 35

    A motorcycle-riding suicide bomber attacked a line of people waiting outside a bank Saturday in eastern Afghanistan, killing at least 35 and wounding 125 in an assault the country's president blamed on the Islamic State group. The accusation by President...
  • Iraqi soldiers enter refinery amid Islamic State attacks

    Iraqi soldiers surrounded and entered the country's biggest oil refinery Saturday, which has been besieged for days by Islamic State militants, a senior official said. The refinery at Beiji, some 250 kilometers (155 miles) north of Baghdad, has been held...
  • Iraq's Baiji oil refinery retaken from Islamic State

    Iraq's Baiji oil refinery retaken from Islamic State
    Iraqi government forces have fully liberated the strategic Baiji refinery from Islamic State militants, state media said Saturday, and military reinforcements were reportedly arriving at the embattled western city of Ramadi. Airstrikes from the U.S.-led...
  • Islamic State blamed for Afghan suicide bombing that killed 35

    Islamic State blamed for Afghan suicide bombing that killed 35
    A motorcycle-riding suicide bomber attacked a line of people waiting outside a bank Saturday in eastern Afghanistan, killing at least 35 and wounding 125 in an assault the country's president blamed on the Islamic State group. The accusation by...
  • Rouhani says Saudis will harvest hatred in Yemen

    Iranian President Hassan Rouhani harshly criticized Saudi Arabia Saturday, warning that the Saudi royal family in Riyadh will harvest the hatred it is sowing in Yemen through its airstrike campaign. Since March 26, the Saudi-led coalition has been...
  • Iraqi officials believe Saddam's top deputy killed

    He was the last member of Saddam Hussein's inner circle still on the run, depicted with his distinctive red moustache as the "king of clubs" on the U.S. military's deck of cards of most-wanted Iraqi regime fugitives. Now, officials say they believe...