Special forces say they have attacked a sprawling site adjacent to the city's airport in a bid to liberate the area from IS.Read the full story ›
Abu Zakariya al-Britani was detained in Guantanamo Bay and when he returned in 2004 he spoke to ITV News about the "harsh" conditions.Read the full story ›
Jim Mattis arrived in Baghdad on the day after US-backed Iraqi forces launched an operation to reclaim Mosul from IS.Read the full story ›
Iraq's prime minister, Haider al-Abadi, announced the offensive on the western half of the city after a lull in the fighting.Read the full story ›
The Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi announced the start of an offensive on the western side of Mosul against the so-called Islamic State.
Earlier, Iraqi planes dropped millions of leaflets on western Mosul warning residents that the offensive was imminent. The ongoing conflict in Mosul has forced 178.000 civilians to flee to refugee camps.
Iraqi forces retook control of east Mosul from IS in January. The defeat of the group in Mosul would effectively end the Iraqi half of the "caliphate".
Haider al-Abadi said: "We announce the start of a new chapter of Mosul operations to liberate the right side of Nineveh (Mosul) as we did with the other parts."
The explosion ripped through Iraq's capital shortly before sunset on Thursday.Read the full story ›
Under the militants, football was allowed but severely restricted.Read the full story ›
The Iraq Historic Allegations Team was set up in 2010 to probe claims of abuse of civilians following the 2003 invasion.Read the full story ›
Iraq is one of the seven mainly-Muslim countries affected by US President Donald Trump's immigration ban.
As many Iraqis risked their lives to help the US mission to fight Islamic State, the controversial ban has been met with anger and confusion.
ITV News Senior International Correspondent, John Irvine reports live from Irbil:
The Ministry of Defence said the soldier's death "is currently under investigation", but was "not a result of enemy activity".Read the full story ›