ISIS in Iraq

VICE on HBO

Inside the final battle to drive ISIS out of Iraq

VICE embedded with Iraqi forces on the road to Mosul as they began their assault on the Islamic State group's last stronghold in Iraq.
VICE News
3.6.18
VICE on HBO

This is the lost generation of Iraqi youth

More than a decade of war and government corruption have left millions of Iraqi youth growing up knowing nothing but endless war.
VICE News
3.1.18
Voices

Vital Humanitarian Support is Helping Thousands of Iraqis Rebuild Post-ISIS

Now more than ever, the Iraqi government and the international community must be committed to the urgent needs of Iraqi citizens.
Bob Kitchen
8.21.17
World Refugee Day

Displaced Family Gets New Lease on Life After Surviving Threat of ISIS

A soft-spoken Yazidi couple, Suleiman Khalf Kajo and his wife, Khabshe, have lived in a refugee camp in northern Syria with their family since fleeing ISIS in August 2014.
International Rescue Committee
6.20.17
Comment

Local Journalists Need More Protection in Post-Islamic State Iraq

"Almost everything has been destroyed. Journalists are trying to stay safe, but snipers and landmines prevent them from moving freely. There is no stability and they cannot return to their normal lives."
Ignacio Miguel Delgado Culebras
6.5.17
ISIS

U.S. just sent 400 more troops armed with heavy artillery to fight ISIS in Syria

David Gilbert
3.9.17
Islamic State

ISIS' last stand in Iraq

Kathleen Caulderwood
3.2.17
Photo

Photos of the Militia Men Who Quit Their Jobs to Fight ISIS in Iraq

What one British-Iraqi photographer learned after spending time with the soldiers from one of Hashd Al Shaabi's militia groups, out in northern Iraq.
Yassin Yassin; Words: Tshepo Mokoena
7.23.16
middle east

US Special Operations Forces Captured a 'Significant' Islamic State Militant — Now What?

Americans captured a ranking member of the Islamic State, the first of what may be many such detentions, and that raises the question of where the US will hold detainees and how long detentions will last.
Benjamin Gilbert
3.3.16
middle east

Iraqi Forces Say They're Close to Taking Ramadi From Islamic State

Helped by coalition airstrikes, the Iraqis are advancing in a key city heavily booby-trapped by IS militants.
Reuters and VICE News
12.26.15
News

A Missing Former Canadian Soldier Is Alive and Fighting the Islamic State

Brandon Glossop, a veteran of the Princess Patricia's Canadian Light Infantry, hopped on a plane in February to join the People's Protection Units in their fight against the infamous jihadists.
Ben Makuch
4.21.15
News

ISIS Stole Some Shiny New Weapons From the Iraqi Army

Six months ago, as it swept into the cities of Ramadi and Fallujah in Iraq, ISIS was looking a lot less triumphant in Syria. Since then, ISIS has rampaged even further into Iraq, enabling them to turn their attention back to Syria, now armed with a...
Memlik Pasha
7.10.14