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Hundreds of Iraqi's flee the city of Tal Afar over fears it will be the next battleground in the fight against so-called Islamic State
Hundreds of Iraqi civilians are fleeing the villages around Tal Afar, a city in northwest Iraq, that many fear will be the next battleground in the fight over so-called Islamic State enclaves. Aid workers say around 1,...
Suicide attacker kills seven Iraqi soldiers near city of Baiji
TIKRIT, Iraq: Seven Iraqi soldiers were killed on Wednesday when a suicide attacker tried to infiltrate a security headquarters near the northern...
Brexit: No customs posts on the Irish border
Britain has said there is to be no physical infrastructure such as customs posts or immigration checks on the Irish border after Brexit. The complex...
A cut above? Chimpanzees understand how to play rock-paper-scissors
Chimpanzees can understand how to play rock-paper-scissors, Japanese primatologists have claimed. Footage released by Kyoto University in Japan...
Colombia’s FARC completes disarmament
Colombia’s FARC rebels have handed in more than 8,000 weapons as part of a United Nations-supervised disarmament process that concluded Tuesday. “...
American Drone Warrior Saved Woman From ISIS
The Daily Beast
Brett Velicovich was justifiably proud of his counterterrorist expertise in Iraq, but it was a rescue mission of no strategic importance that put him...