Iraqi forces appear better positioned than ever this week to launch offensive on Ramadi
BAGHDAD: Iraq’s military said on Friday its forces had advanced on three fronts to begin clearing Islamic State militants from the western city of Ramadi, which security forces have been encircling for months.
17:28 Pentagon delivers draft plan to defeat Islamic State to White House11
03:36 H.R. McMaster Breaks With Administration on Views of Islam13
14:07 Iraqi jets strike Islamic State in Syria for first time as troops advance in Mosul20
13:41 In Syria, car bomb kills scores in area recaptured from Islamic State19