Landmines Complicate Civilians’ Flight From Mosul

Landmines Complicate Civilians’ Flight From Mosul | Iraq’s offensive has civilians making dangerous trek

Iraq’s West Mosul Invasion Slows to a Crawl

Iraq’s West Mosul Invasion Slows to a Crawl | Urban warfare, ISIS snipers bring advance to near halt

Turkey Claims Victory in Offensive Against North Syria’s al-Bab

Turkey Claims Victory in Offensive Against North Syria’s al-Bab | Hands over control of city to rebel faction

Despite Territory Losses, ISIS Moving Back Across Iraq

Despite Territory Losses, ISIS Moving Back Across Iraq | Officials blame corruption for ISIS’ quick recovery

Egypt Junta Aims to Restore Hamas Ties With Eye on Stabilizing Sinai

Egypt Junta Aims to Restore Hamas Ties With Eye on Stabilizing Sinai | Military eases restrictions on Gaza aid

Suspected US Airstrikes Kill 11 Civilians in Eastern Syria

Suspected US Airstrikes Kill 11 Civilians in Eastern Syria | 35 others wounded in attacks around town of al-Sur

Syrian Kurdish Forces Enter Deir Ezzor Province, Aiming to Surround Raqqa

Syrian Kurdish Forces Enter Deir Ezzor Province, Aiming to Surround Raqqa | Province is almost exclusively under ISIS control

Informants Eager to Help Iraq Purge ‘Enemy’ From Eastern Mosul

Informants Eager to Help Iraq Purge ‘Enemy’ From Eastern Mosul | Some locals say they were targeted by both ISIS and military

Iraqi Forces Take Area Around Mosul Airport

Iraqi Forces Take Area Around Mosul Airport | ISIS fighters expelled from strategic hill

Race to Raqqa Puts ISIS Enemies at Odds With One Another

Race to Raqqa Puts ISIS Enemies at Odds With One Another | Turkey, Syria, and Kurds all hope to take area