Aug 06, 2015

Breaking news on Fight against Islamic State militants - breakingnews.com

In response to advances made by the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (abbreviated ISIL or ISIS, calling itself the Islamic State, and usually referred to by Arabs as Daesh) militants in June and July 2014, many states began to intervene in the ongoing civil wars in Syria and Iraq, and eventually, in Libya, Nigeria, and Afghanistan. Rapid territorial gains from ISIL military operations in Iraq...

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