Iraqi forces and militia progress against Islamic State in Anbar
Iraq's Popular Mobilisation forces (PMF), known as Hashid Shaabi, and Iraqi forces are making advancements in the western province of Anbar against radical groups in the country.
Trump rebuts criticism by Army father at DNC
Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump rejected criticism from the father of a soldier killed in Iraq who said the Republican presidential nominee had 'sacrificed nothing and no one.
France Attack: Priest killed in ISIL-linked attack on church
French president Francois Hollande says the two armed men who took hostages at a church had claimed allegiance to the Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant (ISIL).
ISIL leader Omar Al-Shishani killed in Iraq
The Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant has confirmed that its senior operative Abu Omar al-Shishani has been killed just south of Mosul.
Iraqi Army regain more territory control over Fallujah
Iraqi government forces have been involved in intense fighting to drive the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) group out of Fallujah in Anbar province.
ISIL kills at least 11 Libyan fighters near Sirte
At least 11 Libyan fighters have been killed in battles with fighters of the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) near the city of Sirte. Forces loyal to the government in Tripoli say they are making gains but ISIL denies it is losing ground.
Suicide blast rocks busy checkpoint in Iraq
At least 60 people have been killed in a suicide bombing in Iraq.
Electric brain stimulation patch could treat PTSD
Although combat is over in Afghanistan and Iraq, some of those soldiers who've returned home are still fighting. But they're not fighting al Qaeda or the Taliban... they're fighting Post Traumatic Stress Disorder