As Iraq's Yazidis gathered this week to celebrate their New Year, members of the minority group said they carried their sorrow with them.
Life has gradually returned to a more normal state since the defeat of ISIS, but the war on its remnants continues and underscores the importance of alliance between SDF and coalition.
The Mosul Eye project rose to prominence during the ISIS reign by bravely sharing news via Twitter from inside Mosul. Years later, founder Omar Mohammed wants to make sure nothing is forgotten.
Between February and April, Syrians search for desert truffles, risking threats by Iran-backed militias, attacks from ISIS elements and landmines planted by the extremists.
Following heavy losses in Yemen's Abyan and Shabwa provinces, the extremist group is weakened, and is having trouble raising tribal support.
Iraqi forces have tracked down and targeted ISIS remnants in their hideouts during a series of operations in provinces across the country.
A senior al-Qaeda figure identified as Hamad bin Hamoud al-Tamimi and his bodyguard died in a strike that targeted his rental home.
Three al-Qaeda elements were killed in the strike, including Hassan al-Hadrami, who reportedly manufactured explosives for the group.
Recent deadly attacks in Mudiyah district have sparked alarm in the southern province, but observers note the attackers' limitations.
The expected designation follows MI5 director general's accusation that IRGC is plotting to kidnap and potentially kill UK-based dissidents.