NATO chief warns 'fight against IS is not over'
Jens Stoltenberg has warned that NATO must continue its fight against IS after the US withdrawal from Syria. He welcomed Germany's call for an international presence in Syria as a possible political solution.
'Islamic State' returnees in Kosovo guided back into society
Thousands of foreign 'IS' supporters are held in Kurdish camps in Syria. Most European countries refuse to repatriate them, but Kosovo is bringing its citizens home. DW met with one female returnee under house arrest.
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.
Mosul residents try to recreate lives in the rubble
Now, a year after the IS were driven out, people in Mosul face the destruction of their society as reconciliation is a distant hope.
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.
Syrian Democratic Forces make headway in battle for Raqqa against IS
The SDF say they are continuing to push further into the Syrian city of Raqqa in the fight against IS.
Iraqi federal police blow up large IS weapons cache
Iraqi federal police blow up large IS weapons cache.
Wedding in Mosul displaced camp defies IS rule
Well-wishers danced in defiance of the Islamic State group on Thursday at the wedding of a bride and groom among families who fled the jihadists' brutal rule in Iraq's Mosul.