Baghdad, Iraq Newswire (Page 2)

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  1. IS spokesman killed in Syria in major blow to militant groupRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Republic

    The Islamic State group's spokesman and chief strategist, who laid out the blueprint for the extremist group's attacks against the West, has been killed while overseeing operations in northern Syria, the group has announced. The IS-run Aamaq news agency said Abu Mohammed al-Adnani was "martyred while surveying the operations to repel the military campaigns in Aleppo."

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  2. IS spokesman killed in Syria in major blow to militant groupRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | Greenwich Citizen

    This undated militant image provided by SITE Intel Group shows Abu Muhammed al-Adnani, the Islamic State militant group's spokesman who IS say was "martyred" in northern Syria. The IS-run Aamaq news agency said Tuesday, Aug. 30, 2016 that al-Adnani was "martyred while surveying the operations to repel the military campaigns against Aleppo," without providing further details.

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  3. Russia says it killed ISIS spokesman Mohammad al-AdnaniRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | GantDaily.com

    A Russian airstrike in Syria killed official ISIS spokesman Mohammad al-Adnani, Russia's Ministry of Defense said on its official Facebook page. Adnani was one of up to 40 ISIS militants killed by a Russian bomber in Aleppo province, the ministry said.

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  4. As refugees from war torn countries surge in to U.S., group helps them build a new lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Statesboro Herald

    The Refugee Congress the only national refugee-led advocacy organization in the U.S. Delegates represent all 50 states and D.C. Delegates meet throughout the year.

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  5. Why the Iraqi Offensive to Retake Mosul Is So ImportantRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | ABC News

    An Iraqi man walks near smoke billowing from oil wells, set ablaze by Islamic State group militants before fleeing the oil-producing region of Qayyarah, Aug. 30, 2016. Qayyarah, a northern town considered strategic for any future offensive against the jihadists' last stronghold of Mosul.

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  6. Russia says it killed IS spokesman al-Adnani in Syria strikeRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Norwalk Citizen News

    The Defense Ministry says in a statement on Wednesday that its intelligence has confirmed that a Russian airstrike on Aleppo province killed 40 IS militants, including spokesman Abu Mohammed al-Adnani . His death is a major blow to the extremist group, which has been on the retreat in Syria and Iraq.

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  7. Oil fires burn across Qayyara after Iraqi army retakes city from DaeshRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Al Bawaba

    A man walks past an oil well set ablaze by Daesh after the militant group fled Qayyara. Smoke billowing into the sky during a Reuters visit on Monday blotted out the sun in central districts hours before nightfall, producing an apocalyptic scene in this desert settlement which lacks electricity amid 49 degree Celsius temperatures.

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  8. Death of Islamic State's tactician comes at critical momentRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Reuters

    IS spokesman and head of external operations Abu Muhammad al-Adnani is pictured in this undated handout photo, courtesy the U.S. Department of State. U.S. Department of State/Handout via The U.S. air strike believed to have killed Abu Mohammad al-Adnani has deprived Islamic State of the architect of its attacks on the West, as it faces the loss of swathes of its heartlands.

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  9. AbuMuhammadal-AdnanireutersRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | WJYI-AM Milwaukee

    Islamic State said on Tuesday one of its most prominent and longest-serving leaders was killed in what appeared to be an American air strike in Syria, depriving the militant group of the man in charge of directing attacks overseas. A U.S. defense official told Reuters the United States targeted Abu Muhammad al-Adnani in a Tuesday strike on a vehicle traveling in the Syrian town of al-Bab.

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  10. Oil Heads for Biggest Monthly Gain Since April Before OPEC TalksRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    Oil is poised for the biggest monthly advance since April as the global surplus diminishes and OPEC's planned talks fan speculation it could reach an accord on output. Futures slid 0.6 percent in New York, trimming the monthly gain to 11 percent.

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  11. IS spokesman, 'architect' of attacks, "Al Adnani" killed in SyriaRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Peninsula

    Beirut: Top Islamic State group strategist Abu Mohamed al-Adnani has been killed in Syria, the group said, robbing the jihadists of their propaganda chief and a key architect of attacks in the West. The United States said coalition forces had targeted Adnani, who had a $5 million bounty on his head, in an air strike in Aleppo province on Tuesday and that the Pentagon was still assessing the result.

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  12. Iraq Seeks Formal Deal With Kurds to Protect New Oil ExportsRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    Iraq's resumption last week of oil shipments through a Kurdish-controlled pipeline bumped up its export capacity by five percent almost overnight. Now OPEC's second-biggest producer is seeking a formal deal with the self-ruling Kurds to ensure it can maintain the increased flows.

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  13. US government puts A 2.3 million bounty on ISIS terrorist who THEY...Read the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Mirror.co.uk

    He becomes the third most wanted ISIS jihadist following yesterday's death of the group's second-in-command, Abu Muhammad Al-Adnani, in a US airstrike The US Government have put a 2.3 million bounty on an ISIS terrorist who they trained in elite counter-terrorism tactics. Gulmurod Khalimov has become the third most wanted ISIS jihadist following yesterday's death of the group's second-in-command, Abu Muhammad Al-Adnani, in a US airstrike.

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  14. IS spokesman 'killed by Russian air strike'Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | The Belfast Telegraph

    The United States said it launched an air strike targeting al-Adnani in the Syrian city of al-Bab, which is north-east of Aleppo. The IS group said its spokesman and chief strategist, who laid out the blueprint for the group's attacks against the West, was killed overseeing operations in northern Syria.

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  15. Key IS leader Adnani killed in SyriaRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Kenya Broadcasting Corporation

    The chief strategist of the Islamic State group, whose calls for attacks against the West during Ramadan led to mass bloodshed, has been killed in Syria, IS-affiliated media say. The Pentagon said an air strike had targeted Adnani in the town of al Bab and the results were being assessed.

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  16. Islamic State reports death of spokesman and senior leader in SyriaRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Post-gazette.com

    The Islamic State group on Tuesday reported the death of Abu Muhammad al-Adnani, its chief spokesman and senior strategist, potentially signaling the loss of a top militant who has steered the extremist organization's campaign to bring violent operations to the West. The Pentagon said that Adnani, a Syrian national who has been one of the militant group's most experienced and well-connected figures, had been the target of an airstrike near the Syrian city of al-Bab, but officials said it was too early to be certain he had been killed.

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  17. ISIS - File video, GenericRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | WKRN

    The Islamic State group's spokesman and chief strategist, who laid out the blueprint for the extremist group's attacks against the West, has been killed while overseeing operations in northern Syria, the group announced Tuesday. The IS-run Aamaq news agency said Abu Muhammed al-Adnani was "martyred while surveying the operations to repel the military campaigns in Aleppo," and vowed to avenge his death.

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  18. SitRep: U.S. Allies Fight it Out in Syria; China Fuels Submarine RaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 29 | Yahoo!

    U.S. allies shooting it out in Syria. Adding to Syria's already chaotic landscape, two U.S. allies who had pledged to fight the Islamic State have turned their guns on each other.

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  19. Death of senior leader caps bad month for ISISRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | KIDK CBS 3

    The death of one of ISIS' most prominent figures, Abu Mohammad al-Adnani, is one more example of the pressure the group is under in both Iraq and Syria. Al-Adnani was the most visible figure in ISIS' core leadership, and instrumental as the group's spokesman and external operations planner.

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  20. Extremist Islamic State admits spokesman killed in American attackRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | The Standard

    The Islamic State group's spokesman and chief strategist, who laid out the blueprint for the extremist group's attacks against the West, has been killed bu a US airstrike while overseeing operations in northern Syria, the group announced Tuesday. The US confirmed the killing by airstrike.

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