IS still controls the large towns of Hawijah and Tal Afar as well as remote areas along the border with Syria in western Iraq. Fighting in Mosul has been raging since last October and has turned into a deadly, dirty and bloody affair. "The Iraqi Security Forces continue their advance but it's very, very hard and it's just going to remain so for awhile", Dorrian added. A security source in northern Iraq's Nineveh province told the Arabic-language Alsumaria News on condition of ...
Michael Bongiovanni pulling 21-year-old Demetrius Bryan Hollins from his vehicle on a highway outside of Lawrenceville, Georgia. McDonald had been responding as backup to help the officer - Bongiovanni - who had pulled Hollins over. The red Acura Integra driven by 21-year-old Demetrius Bryan Hollins did not have a license plate, and Hollins changed lanes multiple times without signalling, according to an incident report.
Gen. John W. Nicholson, NATO commander in Afghanistan, at a news conference. The largest non-nuclear bomb the military has ever dropped, weighing 21,000 pounds, the GBU-43 creates a mushroom cloud visible up to 20 miles away. "The United States takes the fight against ISIS very seriously and in order to defeat the group we must deny them operational space, which we did", Spicer said.
Others believe Rouhani has depleted his political capital with the Supreme Leader by securing his consent to the 2015 nuclear deal, leaving nothing for domestic reforms. Vilified in the West for his barbs against America and Israel and questioning of the Holocaust, the blacksmith's son Ahmadinejad has upset predictions before by stealing the show in 2005 when he defeated powerful former president Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani in a run-off vote.
The row appeared to mark a blow to Le Pen's painstaking attempts to moderate her National Front party's image. Most of the Jews were crammed in appalling conditions into the Velodrome d'Hiver or Winter Velodrome cycling stadium, colloquially known as the Vel d'Hiv, before being deported to the Auschwitz extermination camp.
According to news agency Reuters, the attackers, who can be heard shouting " Allahu Akbar " in the video, beat Mashal until his skull caved in . An eyewitness told Dawn that Abdullah was first asked to reciteverses from the Quran before they started beating him.