Iraq's Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi has announced the final victory over Daesh on December 9, following a years-long operation against the terrorists.
This most recent war of words followed consecutive announcements by Russian President Vladimir Putin and the head of the General Staff of the Armed Forces of the Russian Federation, Valery Gerasimov, who both claimed that the Islamic State group had faced a "complete rout" on the eastern and western banks of the Euphrates River - a claim quickly denied by the USA -led "coalition" heads in the Pentagon.
Broncos snap long losing streak by whipping Jets, 23-0
It was the 56th career receiving touchdown for Thomas, moving him past Shannon Sharpe for No. 2 on the Broncos' all-time list. This was the way the Denver Broncos thought they'd play against that other NY team all those months ago.
"All Iraqi lands are liberated from terrorist Daesh gangs and our forces completely control the global Iraqi-Syrian borders", Yarallah said in a statement, using the Arabic acronym for ISIL, also known as ISIS.
Members of the Hashed al-Shaabi watch the televised statement of Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi in Basra on Saturday.
Mosul, ISIL's de facto capital in Iraq, was freed from militants in July.
$450m 'Leonardo painting' heads to Louvre Abu Dhabi
He had bought the painting in 2013 for $127.5 million although he later accused a Swiss art dealer of overcharging him. It's one of fewer than 20 paintings by the Renaissance master known to exist and the only one in private hands.
Iraqi people fleeing Mosul in February.
Still, security analysts and military commanders warned that the end of large-scale military maneuvers did not mean the end of the Islamic State threat. "We must be clear however", said Prime Minister May, "that whilst Daesh is failing, they are not yet defeated". At first, some of those Iraqis were willing supporters of the insurgent force, in large part because of the years of sectarian violence and abuse they had experienced from Iraq's Shiite-majority politicians.
The Coalition congratulate the people of Iraq on their significant victory against #Daesh.
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The National Weather Service predicts accumulations of 4-6 inches and ice accumulations , making road conditions hazardous. The storm moved through the South to the Gulf Coast and the panhandle of Florida.
Once selected, you can choose the audience you want to broadcast to and add a short description to say something about your video. The first game that will implement the feature, when it is introduced early next year, is Words With Friends from Zynga .
Meanwhile, by the time he joined Man City, they were far from the side they are now in less lucrative times for the club. This game will be very intense and anything can happen at the theatre of dreams.
Douglas Blayney said patients may experience bone pain and have weakened bones and fractures if the cancer has already spread. Losing a stone and a half cuts a woman's risk of breast cancer by more than a third, according to data.
He zigged and zagged for 62 yards, dodging defenders all the way, until finally he got dropped from behind by a Vikings defender. An alternative way for the Vikings to win the NFC North - a loss or tie for both Green Bay and Detroit - didn't pan out.
India had vociferously opposed his death sentence and denied all allegations against Jadhav, who is a retired Indian Navy officer. However, India maintains that Jadhav was kidnapped from Iran where he had business interests after retiring from the Navy.
The protesters, covered in Palestinian flags, lit fires in the streets and threw stones and objects at the security forces. Official figures show there are about 450,000 Palestinians in Lebanon, but over the years the number has decreased.
Johns will stay as a chief creative officer with DC Entertainment, but his work on the films could be reduced to an advisory role. While one might assume that Justice League practically forced Toby Emmerich to take action, the president of Warner Bros.
Star Wars is taking over a site near downtown Los Angeles in anticipation of the premiere of the franchise's latest film. The exhibit , on Queen West, is open daily from 11AM to 7PM until December 17th and is presented by Walt Disney Canada.
Secondus is new PDP Chairman
Chief John Odigie-Oyegun, national chairman of the APC said, "I also congratulate other newly-elected PDP National Officials". The statement reads: "Our great party, the People's Democratic Party is, again, at the threshold of an historical moment".
Raiders WR Cooper making return vs. Chiefs
They've gone 2-9 in their last 11 games against Chiefs coach Andy Reid , dating back to 2013. The enthusiasm was off the charts, and the on-field play was similarly strong.
Freezing night in store as temperatures plummet as low as -8°
A YELLOW weather warning is still in place for the York area on Sunday - with very cold temperatures and the chance of snow. Lowest temperatures for Ulster tonight are expected to be between -2 to -6 degrees in light to moderate easterly winds.
5 things we learned from Bills OT win over Colts
Here's everything you need to know to watch the game, or follow along as we bring you the latest score, live updates and more. DeAndre Hopkins had 149 yards receiving and two touchdowns, but lost a fumble in the fourth quarter with the Texans down by 7.
Packers rally in overtime to beat the Browns
Hundley capped a six minute and ten second opening drive with a three-yard touchdown toss to a wide-open Jamaal Williams. Adams started the play on the outside of the formation, but ran toward the quarterback after the snap.
Oklahoma's Baker Mayfield wins the Heisman Trophy
Jackson finished the 2017 regular season with 3,489 passing yards, 25 touchdowns, 1,443 rushing yards and 17 rushing touchdowns. Oklahoma's other Heisman recipients are Billy Vessels (1952), Steve Owens (1969), Billy Sims (1978), and Jason White (2003).
The Last Guardian is getting a free PSVR experience
Sony has announced new milestone figures as evidence of the success of its current PlayStation games console lineup. The PlayStation Experience 2017 panel for "The Last of Us 2" will open on Saturday, Dec. 9, at 9:30 p.m.