IS militants destroy ancient city in Iraq

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Officials in Iraq say Islamic State militants have begun destroying the ancient Assyrian city of Nimrud.

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Iraq launches attack to retake Tikrit from Islamic State

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Iraq's armed forces, backed by Shi'ite militia, attacked Islamic State strongholds north of Baghdad in an offensive to retake the city of Tikrit and the surrounding Sunni Muslim province of Salahuddin.

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Iraq launches major assault to retake Tikrit from IS

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Iraq launches major assault to retake Tikrit from IS

Some 30,000 Iraqi troops and militia backed by aircraft pounded jihadists in and around Tikrit on Monday in the biggest offensive yet to retake one of the Islamic State group's main strongholds.

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Shi'ite militias in Iraq launch attacks on Islamic State

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Hashid Shaabi fighters gather near the northern Iraqi city of Samarra for a campaign to drive Islamic State out of nearby strongholds on the Tigris River.

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Pope denounces “intolerable brutality” in Iraq and Syria

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Pope Francis denounces violence, kidnapping and harassment against Christians and other religious groups in Iraq and Syria and prays for all victims.

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Iraq to track down antiquities after Islamic State museum rampage

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Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi reopens national museum and vows to prevent Islamic State militants from selling stolen artefacts.

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Reuters Images of February

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Báo Thanh Niên English 1 week(s) ago

Images taken by Reuters photographers from around the world for the month of February 2015, from the war in Ukraine and fighting Islamic State in Syria/Iraq, to New York Fashion Week and Oscars, as well as other moments of everyday life.

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Islamic State under pressure as Kurds take Syrian town

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Islamic State under pressure as Kurds take Syrian town

Kurdish forces dealt a blow to Islamic State by capturing an important town on Friday in the latest stage of a powerful offensive in northeast Syria, a Kurdish militia spokesman said.

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Islamic State says it destroyed ancient relics in Mosul museum

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Islamic State says it destroyed ancient relics in Mosul museum

In this image made from video posted on a social media account affiliated with the Islamic State group on Feb. 26, 2015, which has been verified and is consistent with other AP reporting, a militant topples an ancient artifact in the Ninevah Museum in Mosul, Iraq. The extremist group has destroyed a number of shrines --including Muslim holy sites -- in order to eliminate what it views as heresy.

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Combating terrorism: a joint task

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Combating terrorism: a joint task

(VOV) -Growing terrorism has triggered expanding anti-terrorism efforts. But defeating terrorism is a long-term project which will require the cooperation of many countries.

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Islamic State in Syria abducts at least 150 Christians

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Islamic State in Syria abducts at least 150 Christians

Islamic State militants have abducted at least 150 people from Assyrian Christian villages in northeastern Syria they had raided, Christian Syrian activists said on Tuesday.

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French carrier joins fight as US reviews anti-IS effort

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French carrier joins fight as US reviews anti-IS effort

US Defence Secretary Ashton Carter vowed the militants would suffer a "lasting defeat" as he convened the meeting of more than two dozen senior military officers, ambassadors and intelligence officials at the sprawling US Army base of Camp Arifjan in Kuwait.

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Islamic State parades captives in cages - video

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Another video has appeared purportedly showing Islamic State fighters showing off their captives. The prisoners, said to be Kurdish peshmerga soldiers, are shown being paraded in metal cages through a town in northern Iraq.

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U.S., allies stage 25 air strikes on Islamic State: joint task force

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U.S., allies stage 25 air strikes on Islamic State: joint task force

The United States and its allies staged 25 air strikes on Islamic State fighters in Iraq and Syria, focusing on the Syrian cities of Kobani and Hasakah, the Combined Joint Task Force said on Monday.

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Australia ramps up terror threat response

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Australia ramps up terror threat response

Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott warned Monday of a long-term era of heightened threats from "home-grown" extremists as he announced fresh measures to combat the issue including revoking citizenship for dual-nationals linked to terrorism.

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