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Carter: More U.S. troops will not fix Iraq or Syria

Sending thousands more American troops into Iraq or Syria in a bid to accelerate the defeat of the I…

U.S. airstrikes kill 'several dozen' Islamic State fighters in Libya

B-2 bombers and MQ-9 Reapers attacked Islamic State military camps southwest of Sirte.

Iraq military: Troops have 'full control' of eastern Mosul

U.S.-backed Iraqi government troops announced on Wednesday they were in "full control" of eastern Mo…

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Carter: More U.S. troops will not fix Iraq or Syria

Sending thousands more American troops into Iraq or Syria in a bid to accelerate the defeat of the I…

U.S. airstrikes kill 'several dozen' Islamic State fighters in Libya

B-2 bombers and MQ-9 Reapers attacked Islamic State military camps southwest of Sirte.

Iraq military: Troops have 'full control' of eastern Mosul

U.S.-backed Iraqi government troops announced on Wednesday they were in "full control" of eastern Mo…

U.S. increasing airdrops of supplies to forces battling ISIS in Syria

The U.S. Air Force is increasing airdrops of weapons, ammunition and other equipment to a growing nu…

U.S. forces team with Turkey again to attack ISIS in Syria

American aircraft have hit at least four targets in the vicinity of al Bab, where Turkish units have…

Iraqi troops capture historic Mosul mosque destroyed by ISIS

Iraqi forces have captured the site of the Mosque of the Prophet Younis after driving Islamic State…

Iraqi troops advance in eastern Mosul amid fierce clashes

Iraqi special forces battled Islamic State militants on Monday in two key neighborhoods in the easte…

Military: Mosul University fully liberated by Iraqi troops

U.S.-backed Iraqi government troops on Sunday fully liberated the sprawling complex of Mosul Univers…

Iraq makes swift territorial gains against ISIS in Mosul

Iraqi forces have won a string of swift territorial gains in Mosul in the fight against the Islamic…

ISIS launches new assault on besieged eastern city in Syria

Islamic State militants launched their biggest assault in a year on government-held areas of the con…

Iraqi forces enter Mosul University in battling ISIS for city

Iraqi special forces entered Mosul University on Friday in their latest advance along the eastern fr…

U.S. troops will be needed in Iraq after Mosul falls, Pentagon chief says

But the Iraqi government would have to give its consent to hosting a residual American military forc…

Russian defense minister lashes back at Carter over Syria

Russia's defense minister has lashed back at the Pentagon chief for saying that Moscow has made virt…