Iraqi forensic teams have started exhuming bodies from mass graves in Tikrit, believed to hold 1,700 soldiers captured and killed by the self-proclaimed Islamic State last June.
The Canadian military lost its first soldier in the fight against the self-proclaimed Islamic State (IS). However, the death was not a result of a terrorist attack, but a friendly fire incident, which now strains relations between t...
Fighting against ISIL with Russian air cover leaves at least 26 Syrian soldiers dead, monitoring group says.
ISIL is well-known for its use of child soldiers, but the Shia militias fighting against ISIL use minors too.