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Iraqi, Syrian Democratic Forces Destroy ISIS Caliphate

While Iraqi security forces and Syrian Democratic Forces have destroyed the idea of an Islamic State of Iraq and Syria Caliphate, much work remains to be done against the terror group, Pentagon spokesman Army Col. Robert Manning said today.

SOP newswire3UN Concerned for Safety of Five Million Displaced in Northern Iraq - As the Iraqi offensive in and near Hawija in Kirkuk Governorate is drawing to a close, the United Nations and its humanitarian partners expressed deep concern on Monday for the safety of civilian populations in the region.
SOP newswire3UN: Global Unemployment Passes 200 Million in 2017 - More than 200 million people are out of work around the world - an increase of 3.4 million since last year, the United Nations labour agency said Monday, calling for policies that can recharge sluggish growth of small and medium-sized businesses.
SOP newswire3UN Warns of Nutrition Crisis Affecting 165,000 Children in Mali - A nutrition crisis, exacerbated by continuing violence, instability and displacement, is threatening the lives and futures of thousands of children in Mali, the United Nations Childrens Fund warned today.
SOP newswire3Inherent Resolve Strikes Target ISIS in Syria, Iraq - U.S. and coalition military forces continued to attack the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria yesterday, conducting 26 strikes consisting of 40 engagements, Combined Joint Task Force Operation Inherent Resolve officials reported today.
SOP newswire3Africom Announces Death of 4th Service Member in Niger Attack - The body of another U.S. service member has been recovered from Niger, where an attack occurred Oct. 4 during an advise-and-assist mission, bringing the number of U.S. service members killed to four, U.S. Africa Commands director of public affairs said today.
SOP newswire3Mali Continues to Make Progress - While recent crises threatening the peace process in Mali had been overcome and new agreements reached, progress must be accelerated as the situation remains perilous for peacekeepers and civilians, the head of United Nations peacekeeping efforts in the West African country told the Security Council today.
SOP newswire3A Year After Hurricane Matthew, Haiti's Children Still Vulnerable to Disasters - One year has passed since Hurricane Matthew made landfall in southwest Haiti - leaving terrible destruction in its wake - but children and adolescents on the island still remain highly vulnerable to the effects of natural disasters and extreme weather events, the United Nations Childrens Fund has warned.
SOP newswire3U.S. Service Members Killed in Niger - Three U.S. service members and a service member from a partner nation were killed in southwestern Niger yesterday, U.S. Africa Command officials said.
SOP newswire3Coalition Continue Strikes to Defeat ISIS in Syria, Iraq - U.S. and coalition military forces continued to attack the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria yesterday, conducting 37 strikes consisting of 47 engagements, Combined Joint Task Force Operation Inherent Resolve officials reported today.
SOP newswire3Understanding Maria's Damage and the Job Ahead for Puerto Rico - To understand the problems the people of Puerto Rico face, it is important to understand the violence of Hurricane Maria, officials involved in the effort said.
SOP newswire3Unified Coordination Group Addressing Puerto Rico Recovery, Governor Says - Puerto Rican and federal officials are working as a unified coordination group and progress is being made in all lines of effort on the island, but Hurricane Maria devastation was so extreme and widespread that the island remains in emergency mode, Gov. Ricardo Rossello said in San Juan today.
SOP newswire3Conflict in Yemen an Endless Nightmare - Amid worsening famine and cholera in war-torn Yemen, the head of the United Nations migration agency has called for greater humanitarian access to enable relief workers reach those most in need and save lives.
SOP newswire3Half a Million Rohingya Arrive in Bangladesh - The United Nations refugee agency announced today that it has started distributing plastic sheeting and essential relief items to Rohingyas arriving in from Myanmar into neighbouring Bangladesh.
SOP newswire3DoD Accelerates Hurricane Relief, Response Efforts in Puerto Rico - The Defense Department is accelerating relief operations and the deployment of additional response capacity to Puerto Rico to meet the Federal Emergency Management Agencys need for a comprehensive commodities distribution network able to reach isolated communities and provide sustained medical support for the islands residents, Army Lt. Col. Jamie Davis, a Pentagon spokesman, said in a statement this morning.
SOP newswire3Strikes Kill ISIS Drone Experts - Coalition airstrikes killed three senior and highly skilled Islamic State of Iraq and Syria officials near Mayadin, Syria, Sept. 12-14, Combined Joint Task Force Operation Inherent Resolve officials reported today.
SOP newswire3DoD Continues Support in Hurricane-Ravaged Areas - The Defense Department is continuing relief operations in areas of the Caribbean Sea stricken by hurricanes in recent weeks.
SOP newswire3ISIS Losing on All Fronts - Coalition and partner forces are making significant progress in defeating the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria, the spokesman for Combined Joint Task Force Operation Inherent Resolve said today in Baghdad.
SOP newswire3UN: 25 Million Unsafe Abortions Occur Each Year - About 25 million unsafe abortions, accounting for 45 per cent of all abortions, occurred every year from 2010 to 2014 worldwide, with 97 per cent of those unsafe procedures occurring in developing countries in Africa, Asia and Latin America, a new United Nations study has found.
SOP newswire3UN Welcomes Saudi Arabia Decision to Lift Ban on Women Drivers - United Nations Secretary-General Guterres has welcomed the decision by Saudi Arabia to allow women to drive cars in the country.
SOP newswire3UN Condemns Killing of Israeli Security Personnel by Palestinian in West Bank - The United Nations envoy for the Israel-Palestine peace efforts has condemned todays fatal shooting attack by a Palestinian perpetrator against Israeli security personnel in the West Bank, deploring that such an incident undermines the prospect of a peaceful future for both sides.
SOP newswire3UN Condemns Hanging of 42 Prisoners in Iraq - The mass hanging of 42 prisoners on Sunday in a prison in southern Iraq raises massive concerns over the countrys use of the death penalty, the UN human rights chief said Wednesday.
SOP newswire3DoD, Partner Agencies Support Puerto Rico, Virgin Islands Hurricane Relief Efforts - The Defense Department and partner agencies are supporting ongoing assessment and response operations in the U.S. Virgin Islands and Puerto Rico, Pentagon spokesman Army Lt. Col. Jamie Davis said today in a statement.
SOP newswire3DoD: U.S. Seeks Only Peaceful Denuclearization of Korean Peninsula - Air Force B-1B Lancer bombers from Guam and Air Force F-15C Eagle fighter escorts from Okinawa, Japan, flew in international airspace over the waters east of North Korea, Sept. 23, Defense Department spokesman Army Col. Rob Manning said today.
SOP newswire3Mattis Travels to India - Defense Secretary Jim Mattis is traveling to India to underscore the enduring U.S. commitment to its strategic partner, Defense Department officials said.
SOP newswire3Military Strikes Continue Against ISIS Terrorists in Syria, Iraq - U.S. and coalition military forces continued to attack the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria yesterday, conducting 85 strikes consisting of 167 engagements, Combined Joint Task Force Operation Inherent Resolve officials reported today.
SOP newswire3Travis AFB C-17 Delivers Response Team to Mexico Earthquake - A C-17 Globemaster III from Travis Air Force Base arrived at Mexico City International Airport in support of earthquake relief efforts Sept. 21, 2017.
SOP newswire3UN Urges Countries to Prioritize Early Childhood Development - There is no period more critical in a child's development than the first 1,000 days of life, and yet 32 countries - including Bangladesh and the United States - lack three basic national policies to support parents of babies and young children, says a new United Nations report issued today.
SOP newswire3UN Condemns Torture - The torture and ill-treatment of persons suspected of crimes is not only deeply wrong but, from an interrogator's perspective, also counterproductive, the United Nations human rights chief said today at an event held in New York.
SOP newswire3 Liberation From ISIS Underway in Iraqi Towns - Operations have begun to liberate western Anbar and Huwayjah, the last two areas in Iraq where the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria hold territory, said Army Col. Ryan Dillon, spokesman for Combined Joint Task Force Operation Inherent Resolve.
SOP newswire3Treaty Banning Nuclear Weapons Opens for Signature at UN - The worlds first legally-binding treaty prohibiting nuclear weapons opened for signature today at United Nations Headquarters in New York at a ceremony at which speakers from international organizations, governments and civil society hailed this milestone in achieving a world free of such arsenals as well as the work that remains to be done.
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