Iraqi Forces Today Launched an Offensive Against ISIS in Qaim District, Iraq Combined Joint Task Force Operation Inherent Resolve officials said they welcome the commencement today of the Iraqi forces’ […]» Read more
Daesh (Arabic, داعش, pronounced dāʿish) is the Arabic acronym for al-Dawla al-Islamiya al-Iraq al-Sham, meaning Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant. The Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL), also known as the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS), and Islamic State (IS), is a United Nations designated terrorist organisation associated with Al-Qaeda. It has been active in the Iraqi insurgency (2003–2011) and the Syrian Civil War (2011–present). It is currently led by Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi (born Ibrahim Awad Ibrahim al-Badri).
Drone Strike Interrupts Islamic State Killers The MOD has released video footage of a drone strike against an ISIS execution in progress. An RAF Reaper remotely piloted aircraft observed a […]» Read more
Syrian-Arab Coalition Begins ISIS Clearing Operation in Eastern Syria Combined Joint Task Force Operation Inherent Resolve welcomed the announcement, September 9, by the Syrian Arab Coalition of the commencement of […]» Read more