Kabul Shiite mosque suicide bomber kills at least 27

World Nov 22, 2016

Kabul Shiite mosque suicide bomber kills at least 27

A suicide bomber killed at least 27 people and wounded dozens in an attack Monday at a crowded mosque in Kabul, according to reports from the Afghan capital. The attacker reportedly blew himself or herself up inside the Baqir ul Olum mosque, used by members ...

Iraqi forces launch military push to drive Islamic State group from Mosul

World Oct 17, 2016

Iraqi forces launch military push to drive Islamic State group from Mosul

Iraqi government and Kurdish forces, backed by U.S.-led coalition air and ground support, launched coordinated military operations early Monday as the long-awaited fight to wrest the northern city of Mosul from Islamic State fighters got underway. Convoys of Iraqi, Kurdish and U.S. forces could be ...