Turkish Defence Ministry says a total of 2,442 terrorists were “neutralised” in 2018.
21 prisoners broke out of a prison in northern Iraq but 15 of them are recaptured.
Turkish ground troops launches operation “Olive Branch” in Afrin northern Syria to push an offensive against Kurdish militia.
At a house in Syria’s Raqqa, women and men danced together in celebration at a wedding that would have been unimaginable just months ago.
US-backed militias say they defeated the Islamic State group in its former capital Raqqa.
Iraq’s central government forces launch an advance into Kurdish territory, seizing a swathe of countryside surrounding the city of Kirkuk.
Iraq’s Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi demands that Kurdish authorities “cancel” the outcome of the independence referendum.