MOSUL, Apr. 03 (MNA) – The leader of ISIL terrorist group may be surrounded by Iraqi government forces in Mosul, a source in the Iraqi army told Sputnik.
MOSCOW, Mar. 27 (MNA) – Moscow has requested a special briefing of the UN Security Council in connection with the US actions in Mosul that left civilians dead, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said Monday.
TEHRAN, Mar. 26 (MNA) – Iraqi Interior Minister Qasim al-Araji met with Sheikh Akram al Ka'abi, Secretary General of Nojaba Islamic Resistance (NRI) Party in Baghdad on Saturday.
TEHRAN, Mar. 26 (MNA) – Iran’s SNSC secretary Ali Shamkhani condemned the airstrikes in Mosul which killed more than 200 civilians, describing it an act similar to behavior of terrorists who kill civilians.
MOSCOW, Mar. 22 (MNA) – ISIL executed possibly hundreds of detainees between 2014 and 2015, leaving the bodies in a sinkhole eight kilometers (about 5 miles) from western Mosul, a city in Iraq, Human Rights Watch (HRW) said Wednesday in its press release.
TEHRAN, Mar. 14 (MNA) – While the coordinated social media campaigns pretending to care for civilians in Syria's Aleppo were widely active during Syrian Army's siege on terrorist-held Aleppo, now with American forces bombing Mosul with larger civilian population, those fabricated accounts remain silent and there is no sign of ado and fuss.
MOSCOW, Mar. 05 (MNA) – Twelve people, among them women and children, are being treated for suspected exposure to chemical weapons in Mosul. If a chemical weapon attack is confirmed, it would be another war crime committed by ISIL in their desperate defense of the city, the UN says.
NEW YORK, Dec. 07 (MNA) – More than 82,000 people have been internally displaced in the last seven weeks, in the context of the military operations to expel the ISIL from Mosul, the United Nations (UN) said Tuesday.
MOSCOW, Oct. 13 (MNA) – More than 50,000 Iraqi government fighters are on a standby to start a military operation to liberate Nineveh province north of Iraq which has been under Daesh jihadist group occupation for the past two years, Nineveh Deputy Governor, Hasan Allaf told Sputnik on Wednesday.
TEHRAN, Sep. 27 (MNA) – Deputy FM Jaberi Ansari said Iran supports cessation of hostilities in Syria as well as backing any plan in line with peaceful settlement of the ongoing Syrian crisis.
BAGHDAD, Sep. 25 (MNA) – An Iraqi official has denied reports about the participation of foreign troops in an anticipated offensive to retake the northern city of Mosul from ISIL.
MOSCOW, Sep. 10 (MNA) – More than 400 additional US troops have arrived in Iraq in recent days as the battle for Mosul is expected to begin soon, a US defense official said Thursday.
TEHRAN, Aug. 28 (MNA) – Hezbollah Al-Nujaba Islamic Resistance's secretary-general Sheikh Akram al-Kaabi stated that political Daeshis (ISIL members) are some of the Iraqi politicians who serve ISIL by their political views.