UN Special Adviser: ISIL spared ‘nobody’ in its crimes | Talk to Al Jazeera

ISIL made headlines around the world in 2014, when its fighters pushed out Iraqi soldiers and took control of cities like Mosul and Sinjar. And in what became known as the Sinjar massacre, thousands of Yazidi men, women and children were killed. In response to ISIL’s rapid territorial gains, the United States and its allies … Read more UN Special Adviser: ISIL spared ‘nobody’ in its crimes | Talk to Al Jazeera

Iraq forces continue fight against ISIL without US air support

The recent crisis between Washington and Tehran could have a long-term impact on neighbouring Iraq, where efforts to root out remaining ISIL fighters are ongoing. Iraqi security forces are continuing the fight on their own, without valuable air support. Al Jazeera’s Simona Foltyn reports from Nineveh province, where she met with SWAT team members who … Read more Iraq forces continue fight against ISIL without US air support

Up to 5,805 civilians killed in Iraqi-US op during battle for Mosul – Amnesty Intl

Up to 5805 civilians may have been killed by Iraqi and US-led coalition forces in the last four months during the battle for Mosul. That’s the latest estimate from human-rights organization, Amnesty International. In its new report, the group says pro-government forces relied upon imprecise weapons during the liberation of West Mosul and ignored the … Read more Up to 5,805 civilians killed in Iraqi-US op during battle for Mosul – Amnesty Intl

Mosul: A city in rubble

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Battle for Mosul: “Regular airstrikes, artillery and heavy gun fire in the old city”

Subscribe to France 24 now: http://f24.my/youtubeEN FRANCE 24 live news stream: all the latest news 24/7 http://f24.my/YTliveEN Battle for Mosul: “Regular airstrikes, artillery and heavy gun fire in the old city” says FRANCE24”s correspondant Simona Foltyn. Visit our website: http://www.france24.com Subscribe to our YouTube channel: http://f24.my/youtubeEN Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/FRANCE24.English Follow us on Twitter: … Read more Battle for Mosul: “Regular airstrikes, artillery and heavy gun fire in the old city”

Iraqi PM in Mosul: “I announce the end, failure and collapse of the infamous islamic state group”

Subscribe to France 24 now: http://f24.my/youtubeEN FRANCE 24 live news stream: all the latest news 24/7 http://f24.my/YTliveEN SOUNDBITE – Haider al-Abadi, Iraqi Prime Minister (man, Arabic, 18 sec):”Our victory today is a victory over obscurantism, brutality and terrorism. And I announce from here to the entire world the end, failure and collapse of the infamous … Read more Iraqi PM in Mosul: “I announce the end, failure and collapse of the infamous islamic state group”

After the defeat of Islamic State Group in Mosul, what next for the militant group?

Subscribe to France 24 now: http://f24.my/youtubeEN FRANCE 24 live news stream: all the latest news 24/7 http://f24.my/YTliveEN Celebrating the liberation of Mosul… three years after the cleric Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi appeared at a mosque in the city to declare a self-styled caliphate.Since then, US intelligence officials estimate that more than sixty thousand fighters from the … Read more After the defeat of Islamic State Group in Mosul, what next for the militant group?

Mosul retaken: Focus turns to humanitarian crisis

Iraq’s Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi is hailing what he calls a victory over tyranny and barbarism, after his army finally re-took Mosul from ISIL. Monday’s announcement brings to an end a nearly nine-month offensive against the armed group. But the city now faces a humanitarian crisis, with neighbourhoods destroyed and almost a million people displaced. … Read more Mosul retaken: Focus turns to humanitarian crisis

THE DEBATE – After Mosul: How to win the peace in Iraq?

Subscribe to France 24 now: http://f24.my/youtubeEN FRANCE 24 live news stream: all the latest news 24/7 http://f24.my/YTliveEN François Picard and his guest panel debate the topic of the day. Viewers and web users can interact directly with the team using the #F24Debate hashtag. It”s now a matter of waiting for the last pockets of resistance … Read more THE DEBATE – After Mosul: How to win the peace in Iraq?

Challenges remain for Iraq after Mosul victory

The Iraqi prime minister has declared that the nearly nine-month long battle for Mosul is over. But despite celebrations, analysts say there is still more work to be done. Al Jazeera’s Mohammed Jamjoom reports. Subscribe to our channel http://bit.ly/AJSubscribe Follow us on Twitter https://twitter.com/AJEnglish Find us on Facebook https://www.facebook.com/aljazeera Check our website: http://www.aljazeera.com/

Mosul: Reconstruction without reconciliation means nothing

It’s now a matter of waiting for the last pockets of resistance to use up all their munitions. Iraqis celebrating the liberation of Mosul from Islamic State militants after three years of occupation. But the retaking of Iraq’s second city comes at a very high cost. Lives have been lost and trust has been broken … Read more Mosul: Reconstruction without reconciliation means nothing

No more ISIS flags in Mosul: Iraqi soldiers remove terrorists’ banners

ISIS flags taken down in Mosul. The city was liberated after the eight-month-long operation. COURTESY: RT’s RUPTLY video agency, NO RE-UPLOAD, NO REUSE – FOR LICENSING, PLEASE, CONTACT http://ruptly.tv RT LIVE http://rt.com/on-air Subscribe to RT! http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=RussiaToday Like us on Facebook http://www.facebook.com/RTnews Follow us on Twitter http://twitter.com/RT_com Follow us on Instagram http://instagram.com/rt Follow us on Google+ … Read more No more ISIS flags in Mosul: Iraqi soldiers remove terrorists’ banners

Battle for Mosul: “biggest challenge is to separate civilians from Islamic state group fighters”

Subscribe to France 24 now: http://f24.my/youtubeEN FRANCE 24 live news stream: all the latest news 24/7 http://f24.my/YTliveEN “The PM expected to give a speech later today…. even though victory declared yday operations continue….” Visit our website: http://www.france24.com Subscribe to our YouTube channel: http://f24.my/youtubeEN Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/FRANCE24.English Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/France24_en