Syria's Palmyra in peril after IS overruns most of city

0 vote(s)Comment

VietNam News English 1 week(s) ago

Islamic State group fighters overran most of the historic Syrian city of Palmyra on Wednesday, in a blow to efforts to repel the advancing jihadists after the fall of Iraq's Ramadi.

Keywords: 

Iraqi military releases dramatic rescue video after IS takes Ramadi

0 vote(s)Comment

Báo Thanh Niên English 1 week(s) ago

Iraq's military extracts 28 soldiers from Ramadi a day after Islamic State claimed the city.

Keywords: 

Iraq deploys tanks as Islamic State tightens grip on Ramadi

0 vote(s)Comment

Báo Thanh Niên English 1 week(s) ago 1 related news

Iraq deploys tanks as Islamic State tightens grip on Ramadi

Iraqi security forces on Tuesday deployed tanks and artillery around Ramadi to confront Islamic State fighters who have captured the city in a major defeat for the Baghdad government and its Western backers.

Keywords: 

Iraqi army, militias prepare to retake Ramadi from IS group

0 vote(s)Comment

Báo Dân Trí English 1 week(s) ago 2 related news

The Iraqi army and thousands of Shiite militiamen on Tuesday prepared to fight Islamic State (IS) group insurgents who seized the Iraqi provincial capital Ramadi at the weekend in the biggest defeat for government forces in nearly a year.

Keywords: 

U.S. fears Shi'ite militias could worsen Iraqi sectarian fires

0 vote(s)Comment

Báo Thanh Niên English 1 week(s) ago 2 related news

U.S. fears Shi'ite militias could worsen Iraqi sectarian fires

The use of Shi'ite militias to try to take back the Iraqi city of Ramadi from Islamic State risks unleashing more sectarian bloodletting, current and former U.S. officials said, but Washington and Baghdad appear to have few other options.

Keywords: 

Islamic State victory threatens to unravel Obama’s Iraq strategy

0 vote(s)Comment

Báo Thanh Niên English 1 week(s) ago 1 related news

Islamic State victory threatens to unravel Obama’s Iraq strategy

Islamic State’s seizure of the Iraqi city of Ramadi threatens to unravel President Barack Obama’s strategy for defeating the Sunni extremist group without sending U.S. ground troops back to Iraq.

Keywords: 

Shiite militias head to Ramadi in bid to oust IS group

0 vote(s)Comment

Báo Dân Trí English 1 week(s) ago 1 related news

Shiite militias converged on Ramadi Monday in a bid to recapture it from jihadists who dealt the Iraqi government a stinging blow by overrunning the city in a deadly three-day blitz.

Keywords: 

Shi'ite forces move in on Iraqi city taken by Islamic State

0 vote(s)Comment

VOV News English 1 week(s) ago 2 related news

Shi'ite forces move in on Iraqi city taken by Islamic State

Thousands of Shi'ite militiamen on May 18 prepared to fight Islamic State insurgents who seized the Iraqi provincial capital Ramadi at the weekend in the biggest defeat for government forces in nearly a year.

Keywords: 

Shi'ite forces move in on Iraqi city taken by Islamic State

0 vote(s)Comment

Báo Tuổi Trẻ English 1 week(s) ago 3 related news

Shi'ite forces move in on Iraqi city taken by Islamic State

A column of 3,000 Shi'ite militia fighters arrived at a military base near Ramadi on Monday as Baghdad moved to retake the western Iraqi city that has fallen to Islamic State militants in the biggest defeat for the government since mid-2014.

Keywords: 

Islamic State takes key Iraqi city

0 vote(s)Comment

Báo Thanh Niên English 1 week(s) ago

Islamic State has taken control of Ramadi, the capital of Iraq’s largest province, overrunning security and tribal forces. Bloomberg’s Elliott Gotkine reports on “Countdown.”

Keywords: 

Shiite militias converge on Iraq's Ramadi after IS takeover

0 vote(s)Comment

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

Shiite militia groups converged on Ramadi on Monday to help Iraqi security forces wrest the city back from Islamic State fighters who seized it in a deadly three-day blitz.

Keywords: 

Islamic State says it has full control of Iraq's Ramadi

0 vote(s)Comment

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

Islamic State says it has full control of Iraq's Ramadi

Islamic State militants said they had taken full control of the western Iraqi city of Ramadi on May 17 in the biggest defeat for the Baghdad government since last summer.

Keywords: 

IS group claims control of Iraq’s long-contested Ramadi

0 vote(s)Comment

Báo Dân Trí English 1 week(s) ago 3 related news

IS group claims control of Iraq’s long-contested Ramadi

Islamic State militants said they had taken full control of the western Iraqi city of Ramadi on Sunday, in the group's biggest victory in battling the Baghdad government since last summer.

Keywords: 

Islamic State says it has full control of Iraq's Ramadi

0 vote(s)Comment

Báo Thanh Niên English 1 week(s) ago 3 related news

Islamic State says it has full control of Iraq's Ramadi

Islamic State militants said they had taken full control of the western Iraqi city of Ramadi on Sunday in the biggest defeat for the Baghdad government since last summer.

Keywords: 

US targets IS leaders with multi-million-dollar bounties

0 vote(s)Comment

Báo Thanh Niên English 3 week(s) ago

US targets IS leaders with multi-million-dollar bounties

The United States ratcheted up pressure on the leaders of the Islamic State jihadist group on Tuesday, adding four names to those targeted by multi-million-dollar bounties.

Keywords: 

Top page