Before And After: ISIS Literally Turned Mosul Into A Brown Smudge [PICTURES]

World | Russ Read
A member of Iraqi Counter Terrorism Service (CTS) walks along destroyed buildings from clashes in the Old City of Mosul, Iraq July 10, 2017. REUTERS/Thaier Al-Sudani

‘We spent beautiful days here’

Iraq To Sell Off Oil Rights To Fund Anti-ISIS War

World | Saagar Enjeti
Flames emerge from a pipeline at Rumaila oilfield in Basra, Iraq, May 11, 2017. REUTERS/Essam Al-Sudani

Cost nearly $50 billion dollars

Iran Using US Victories Over ISIS To Control Middle East

National Security | Russ Read
FILE PHOTO: Members of the Iranian revolutionary guard march during a parade to commemorate the anniversary of the Iran-Iraq war (1980-88), in Tehran September 22, 2011. REUTERS/Stringer/File Photo

Iran is establishing its power in the wake of the ISIS fight

Germany Anticipates New Migrant Wave From Family Reunification

World | Jacob Bojesson
Migrants sing the traditional German christmas carol "Oh christams tree" during a Christmas gathering, organized by local relief organization "Die Johanniter", with christmas presents for the children at the refugee camp in Hanau, Germany, December 24, 2015. REUTERS/Kai Pfaffenbach

‘Billions and billions of tax money are being swallowed’

US-Backed Forces Score Their Biggest Victory Over ISIS Yet

National Security | Russ Read

Iraqi forces have finally retaken Mosul

This NYT Report On Immigration Is Flat Out Shameful

Opinion | Geoffrey Ingersoll
NEW YORK, NY - FEBRUARY 25: The front page of the New York Times carries a picture of President Donald Trump February 25, 2017 a day after he criticized in a speech the FBI and journalists in New York City. Certain media outlets were barred from attending a press briefing at the White House then day before. (Photo by Robert Nickelsberg/Getty Images)

A tidal wave of tears and unnecessary swipes at Trump

Iraqi Commander: 300 ISIS Fighters Left In Mosul

World | Jake Rennie
Iraqi Federal Police members hold an Islamic State flag, which they pulled down during fighting. REUTERS/Ahmed Saad

ISIS control in Mosul diminished to 500 square meters of land

ISIS Fighters Trying To Flee Mosul By Shaving Their Beards

World | Jonah Bennett
A fighter of the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) holds an ISIL flag and a weapon on a street in the city of Mosul, June 23, 2014. U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry held crisis talks with leaders of Iraq's autonomous Kurdish region on Tuesday urging them to stand with Baghdad in the face of a Sunni insurgent onslaught that threatens to dismember the country. Picture taken June 23, 2014. REUTERS/Stringer

‘Just yesterday we captured two among a group of women and children’

ISIS Fighter Dresses As A Woman To Bomb Refugees

National Security | Russ Read

14 were killed in the blast

Victory! Iraqi Forces Liberate Historic Mosque, Declare End To ISIS Caliphate

World | George Congdon
The al-Nuri mosque with its iconic 'leaning' minaret, before it was detonated by retreating ISIL forces. (Photo by Noe Falk Nielsen/NurPhoto via Getty Images)

‘Their fictitious state has fallen’

Report: ISIS Losing Land, Revenue

World | Jake Rennie
Photo: Reuters

Two thirds of land, 80 percent of revenue over past three years

David Ignatius's WaPo Column Accidentally Exposes A Major Truth Of The Trump Age

Opinion | Bedford
President Barack Obama greets President Donald Trump after his inauguration in January 2017. Joe Raedle/Getty Images.

There’s no way it’s intentional

Lawyers Ask Federal Judge To Freeze All Deportations Of Iraqis

US | Will Racke
Chaldean-Americans protest against the seizure of family members Sunday by Immigration and Customs Enforcement agents during a rally outside the Mother of God Chaldean church in Southfield, Michigan, U.S., June 12, 2017. (PHOTO: REUTERS/Rebecca Cook)

‘They need enough time to file those petitions’

Leader Of Leftist Party Won't Celebrate Canadian Sniper's Record-Setting Kill

World | David Krayden

‘Why have you not declared that the current military operation is now a combat mission?’

Night Vision Footage Of ISIS Blowing Up A Mosque In Mosul

Military | Henry Rodgers
Smoke rises from clashes near Mosul's Al-Habda minaret at the Grand Mosque, where Islamic State leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi declared his caliphate back in 2014, as Iraqi forces battle to drive out Islamic state militants from the western part of Mosul, Iraq, March 17, 2017. REUTERS/Youssef Boudlal TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY - RTX31ICY

‘This is a crime’

ISIS Blows Up The Mosque Where It Declared Its Caliphate

National Security | Russ Read
A fighter of the ISIL waves a flag as they celebrate in Mosul

The mosque was a famous landmark in Iraq

A Hollow Victory: Defeating ISIS In Iraq While Letting Their Victims Disappear

Opinion | Nate Lance

We need to do more to help Christians in Iraq.

Coalition Forces Make Final Push To Crush ISIS Forces In Mosul

National Security | Russ Read
A member of the Counter Terrorism Service (CTS) carries his weapon during a battle between Iraqi forces and Islamic State militants, in the city of Mosul, Iraq March 15, 2017. REUTERS/Thaier Al-Sudani

‘The operation now is about street fighting’