Islamic State leader al-Baghdadi appears in new video
For the first time in five years, the leader of IS has appeared on video. He talks about recent incidents, including the fall of Baghouz last month, and praises the Sri Lanka attacks.
Iraq tortured alleged IS children to coerce confessions: Human Rights Watch
Human Rights Watch has accused Iraq of violating laws that protect children who are recruited by armed groups. It cited "deeply flawed screening processes" and use of torture to extract confessions of IS membership.
Mass destruction in Deir al-Zor after Syrian gov't declares victory over IS
Mass destruction in Deir al-Zor after Syrian gov't declares victory over IS.
Syrian army and allies secure road after IS attack in Deir al-Zor -Hezbollah
Syrian army and allies secure road after IS attack in Deir al-Zor -Hezbollah.
U.S. joins battle as Philippines takes losses in besieged city
The Philippines army says US special forces are helping them to retake the southern city of Marawi from IS-linked militants.
Iraqi federal police blow up large IS weapons cache
Iraqi federal police blow up large IS weapons cache.
Iraqi commander: 'IS killed my cousins'
One of the top commanders in the offensive against IS in Mosul says it's a personal fight against the militants who killed his cousins.
Mosul mechanics fight IS group with wrenches
They are armed with wrenches instead of rifles and are rarely found on the front lines, but Mosul's mechanics say they are indispensable to the fight against the Islamic State group.