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The Mosul campaign against ISIS will culminate soon

Newsroom24x7 Network It is our mission to ensure that any foreign fighter that joins this organization in Iraq and Syria dies in Iraq and Syria. We are not just going to push them from one area to another. -Brett McGurk Special Envoy of the US President for the Global Coalition to Counter ISIS Baghdad: The

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US condemns Baghdad bomb attacks

Newsroom24x7 Desk Baghdad: Several person’s were killed in a twin bomb attack at a Shi’ite mosque in the Shulaa neighbourhood here Thursday. There was one blast at the mosque and another when security personnel arrived on the scene. The twin blasts were triggered by suicide bombers. The United States was among the first countries to

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Double suicide attack kills 13 in Baghdad

Newsroom24x7 Desk Baghdad : Two suicide bombers blew themselves up in northwestern Baghdad today, killing at least 13 people and injuring more than two dozens, thus adding to the series of such attacks in the recent times. According to police information, a vehicle carrying explosives crossed over the shrine access point on Adan square –

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Iraq remains a dangerous place, US taking full precautions for American people and facilities

Newsroom24x7 Desk Washington DC: A vehicle-borne improvised explosive device was detonated directly outside an entry point on the perimeter of the U.S. consulate in Erbil in Iraq on Friday at 10:44 a.m. Eastern time when the duck and cover protocol was activated at the U.S. consulate. Briefing media persons on this incident Marie Harf, Acting

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