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ID Number 87694439 – Religion: Atheist

Dawood Ali – Baghdad The Iraqi ID number in the title is not real. On the other hand, the requirement to identify one’s religion is. Why is it important t...

Overview of Mosul Operations 20 March

Reuters report that many young men on the west side of Mosul are being forced to fight for ISIL, with families hiding sons, and people refusing to attend mosque...

Mosul Operations Round-Up 19 March

Speaking to al-Mayadeen TV station, Badr Organisation Secretary-General Hadi al-Ameri claimed that all routes to Syria from Mosul have been closed off. "We pref...

Update on Mosul Operations 6 March

Unknown gunmen assassinated an Iraqi ISIL preacher called Abu Huthaifa, according to reports from al-Sumaria News. The attack took place in a neighbourhood stil...

Overview Of Mosul Offensive March 1

The month started with unattributed claims that self-declared caliph Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi had conceded defeat in Mosul. Al Sumaria TV claimed that the ISIL lead...