Iraq Archive

German Woman Who Joined ISIS With Her Two Daughters Will Be Executed In Iraq
An Iraqi court on Sunday has sentenced a German woman to death by hanging after she ran away to join ISIS group.

The unnamed woman of Moroccan origin was found guilty of “offering logistic support and helping the terrorist group to carry out criminal acts”, said Abdel Settar Bayraqdar, the spokesman of the Supreme Judicial Council. She …

Saudi Arabia Is Funding Remaining 10,000 ISIS-Loyalists In Iraq And Syria
While the number of active fighters on the battlefield is probably in the range of 1,000 to 1,500, the actual number of ISIS-loyalists in Iraq and Syria is closer to 10,000, expert says.

Despite the Iraqi government has declared ISIS caliphate’s collapse, experts both in and outside the U.S. government warn that there are many ISIS loyalists still on the scene. Earlier in October, the U.S. president Trump …

ISIS Widows Are Not Always Innocent Victims; Yazidi Sex Slave
A Yazidi woman named Seeham talked about the terrifying years of living as an ISIS’s sex slave, stressing that some of the ISIS’s wives were “worse” than the men.

She recalled an ISIS’s wife who put makeup on her and forced her to dress up when the husband came and raped her. Seeham said a woman forced her to shave her body and “brought …

Two Mass Graves Of 90 Yazidis Discovered In Northern Iraq
The mayor of Sinjar city in northern Iraq said two mass graves containing the remains of 90 victims, mostly women and children were uncovered by Iraqi officials

Mohamed Khalil told Anadolu Agency that most of the bodies found were Yezidis, a Kurdish ethno-religious community in northern Iraq who were slaughter by ISIS militants. Following ISIS emergence in 2014, they arrested and killed …

Watchdog Group: US Airstrikes Killed At Least 5,961 Civilians By The End Of October
The US-led coalition which began its airstrikes in August 2014 in Iraq and Syria, has killed far more civilians than the 800 it reported.

According to a report released by the US-led coalition on Thursday, about 800 civilians have been killed between August 2014 and October 2017 in Iraq and Syria by the US airstrikes. In their latest monthly …