The New York Times is reporting that Islamic State radicals are using contraception to ensure enslaved women do not become pregnant and can be passed among its fighters as sex slaves.
The U.S. military says it has transferred an Islamic State (IS) chemical weapons expert captured last month, to the control of Iraq's government.
The European Union has urged its member states to start admitting 6,000 refugees each month from Greece and Italy to help ease Europe's migrant burden.
Documents containing the names, addresses, telephone numbers, and family contacts of 22,000 Islamic State (IS) extremist group supporters have been obtained by Sky News.
A top Islamic State (IS) militant commander who U.S. officials said was "likely" killed by air strikes last week was actually only badly wounded, Syrian observers and activists say.
U.S. and Iraqi officials say special forces have captured an Islamic State (IS) chemical weapons expert in a raid last month in northern Iraq.
U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Samantha Power has warned that a "humanitarian catastrophe of epic proportions" could occur if Iraq's Mosul dam is not repaired soon and collapses.
Iraqi Kurdish officials have accused Islamic State militants of using “poisonous substances” in the shelling of a village in northern Iraq.
A U.S. military aircraft with four crew members crashed in Iraq, but none was injured and initial reports ruled out hostile action, a Defense Department official said on March 8.
A Finnish prosecutor said he has brought charges against two Iraqis suspected of war crimes in their home country in 2014 and 2015.
Britain's counterterrorism chief has warned that the Islamic State (IS) militant group wants to launch "enormous and spectacular attacks" targeting Western lifestyles, not just military targets.
Iraqi officials say at least 47 people were killed and dozens more injured by a suicide car-bomb attack near the Iraqi capital, Baghdad, on March 6.