Isis And Iraq
Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant; الدولة الإسلامية في العراق والشام ad-Dawlah al-Islāmiyah fī 'l-ʿIrāq wa-sh-Shām
In Depth The fight against ISIS. Complete coverage of battle against extremist group in Iraq and Syria
News about the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria. Commentary and archival information about ISIS from The New York Times.
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Isis was a major goddess in ancient Egyptian religion whose worship spread throughout the Greco-Roman world.Isis was first mentioned in the Old Kingdom (c. 2686–2181 BCE) as one of the main characters of the Osiris myth, in which she resurrects her slain husband, the divine king Osiris, and produces and protects his heir, Horus.
The leaders of Iraq and Iran both declared the terrorist group ISIS defeated militarily in Iraq and Syria. Iraqis and Syrians, with assistance from the US and other regional militias, took their countries back from the terror group that declared its sovereign territory in the summer of 2014. ISIS ...
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