IS counterattacks in retaken parts of Mosul stall Iraq push
Iraqi officer: IS counterattacks on western edge of Mosul stall Iraqi forces' push in Old City, IS last stronghold
CIA chief: Intel leaks on the rise, cites leaker 'worship'
CIA Director Mike Pompeo says he thinks the disclosure of America's secret intelligence is on the rise, fueled partly by the "worship" of leakers like Edward Snowden.
Swiss journalist dies of Mosul mine blast injuries
A Swiss journalist has died of injuries suffered from a mine blast earlier this week in Iraq while covering a military operation to root out Islamic State extremists from Mosul
Journalist dies of wounds from blast in Iraq's Mosul
The French Embassy in Baghdad says a Swiss journalist has died from wounds sustained in a Mosul mine blast earlier this week while reporting on the fight against the Islamic State group
Today in History
Today in History Today is Friday, June 23, the 174th day of 2017. There are 191 days left in the year. Today's Highlights in History: On June 23, 1967, President Lyndon B. Johnson, Soviet Premier Alexei Kosygin (ah-LEK'-say koh-SEE'-gihn) and their advisers opened a three-day summit at Glassboro
Iraqis: IS blew up mosque in 'formal declaration of defeat'
Iraqi officials say the destruction in Mosul of the historic 12th century al-Nuri Mosque and its iconic leaning minaret was an indication that the Islamic State's defenses are crumbling in the fight for the country's second=largest city
Iran begins exporting gas to Iraq
Iranian media are saying the country has begun exporting gas to neighboring Iraq. The Thursday report by the semi-official Fars news agency said the exports began late Wednesday through a pipeline straight to Baghdad. According to the report, the daily flow will start at around 7 billion cubic
Muslims 'absolutely' the group most victimized by global terrorism, researchers say
This week's terrorist attack targeting people leaving a London mosque after Ramadan prayers is part of a wider trend in which Muslims are frequently among those most affected by terrorism around the world, researchers told ABC News. While attacks by Muslims against non-Muslims in Europe have
EU discourages Iraqi Kurds from holding independence vote
The European Union is discouraging Iraq's semi-autonomous Kurdish region from holding an independence referendum in September
Iran calls missile attack on Syria militants a wider warning
Iran says its ballistic missile strike targeting the Islamic State group in Syria was not only a response to deadly attacks in Tehran, but a powerful message to archrival Saudi Arabia and the United States.