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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Báo Thanh Niên English 2 day(s) ago

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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Assyrians in Syria pray for the release of abducted fellow Christians

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Syrian and Iraqi Christians pray for fellow Assyrian Christians abducted by Islamic State militants in the north of Syria.

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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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UNESCO says IS museum attack 'appalling'

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The United Nations body that protects world heritage sites says a recent Islamic State attack on an Iraqi antiquities museum was "appalling" and designed to threaten regional stability.

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Islamic State fighters smash priceless relics in Iraqi museum - video

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Islamic State posts video of its fighters destroying priceless antiquities dating back thousands of years.

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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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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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Westerners join Iraqi Christian militia to fight Islamic State

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Báo Thanh Niên English 2 week(s) ago

Several U.S. citizens have joined a small Christian militia to fight the Islamic State in Iraq.

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CBS reporter Bob Simon killed in car crash

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Veteran CBS News correspondent Bob Simon, whose decades-long career included covering major overseas conflicts and surviving Iraqi prisons, was killed in a car accident on Wednesday evening in New York City, police and CBS said. He was 73.

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Bob Simon of CBS News dead at 73 in New York City car crash

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Bob Simon of CBS News dead at 73 in New York City car crash

Veteran CBS News correspondent Bob Simon, whose decades-long career included covering major overseas conflicts and surviving Iraqi prisons, was killed in a car accident on Wednesday evening in New York City, police and CBS said. He was 73.

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Bob Simon of CBS News dead at 73 in New York City car crash

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Bob Simon of CBS News dead at 73 in New York City car crash

Veteran CBS News correspondent Bob Simon, whose decades-long career included covering major overseas conflicts and surviving Iraqi prisons, was killed in a car accident on Wednesday evening in New York City, police and CBS said. He was 73.

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Jordan pounds IS as Iraqi ground offensive looms

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VietNam News English 3 week(s) ago 1 related news

Jordan announced it has carried out dozens of air strikes on the Islamic State group, as a top US envoy said Iraqi troops would begin a major ground offensive against the jihadists in the weeks ahead.

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Jordan executes prisoners after Islamic State burns pilot alive

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Jordan executes prisoners after Islamic State burns pilot alive

Jordan executed two Iraqi prisoners a day after Islamic State militants released a video showing a captured Jordanian pilot being burned alive inside of a cage.

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Jordan executes two jihadists in response to pilot murder

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VietNam News English 3 week(s) ago 9 related news

Jordan executed two jihadist prisoners at dawn on Wednesday after vowing a harsh response to the Islamic State group's burning alive of a Jordanian pilot, government spokesman Mohammad al-Momani said.

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