readers are travelers who want to see the world in an authentic and immersive way - that is what AmaWaterways is known for,' said Rudi Schreiner, president and co-founder of AmaWaterways.
The 2019 AFAR
Photo Awards will celebrate the diverse and creative ways travelers capture the world.
On August 31, Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi said the city of Tal Afar
and the entire Nineveh province had been purged of the Daesh Takfiri terrorist group.
Iraqi troops "eliminated and smashed" the militant group in Al-Ayadia district, northwest of Tal Afar
, where they had fled last week, Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi said in a statement.
Baghdad [Iraq], August 28 ( ANI ): Iraqi forces have recaptured virtually the entire stategically important city of Tal Afar
from ISIS jihadists, the ISIS stronghold in the country's northwest.
Riyad Tawfik, the commander of land forces in the Iraqi army, said in a statement that his troops had achieved major victories and "will continue to advance until the full liberation of Tal Afar
district, including the Ayadiyeh region west of the town".
A military spokesman said: "Tal Afar
city is about to fall completely into the hands of our forces.
MENEKSE TOKYAY | Special to Arab News Iraqi army fire against Daesh militants on the outskirts of Tal Afar
, Iraq, on Sunday,August 20, 2017.
The operations to retake Tal Afar
, one of the last cities in Iraq held by the Islamic State group, also known as ISIS, have begun, Prime Minister of Iraq announced Sunday.
Iraqi armoured units headed for the town of Tal Afar
, the main remaining Islamic State (IS) group stronghold in the northern part of the country
May 11, 2017 (ADDIS ABABA) - An Eritrean opposition group on Thursday accused the United Arab Emirates (UAE) of bombing ethnic Afar
fishermen on Eritrean territorial waters in the Danakalia region this week.