CNA #4

US Special Ops chief: More than 60,000 ISIS fighters killed

Reports claim that the US and its allies have killed over 60,000 ISIS figthers. This shows an increase compared to recent numbers. The US-led coalition continues to send airstrike attacks to Raqqa, Syria, while their allies in Iraq continually push out ISIS in Mosul.

Baghdad car bomb kills at least 48

A car bomb located near a car dealership in Baghdad exploded Feb. 16, resulting in at least 48 fatalities. The attack was aimed at the Shia population of Bayaa in the south of the city. This is the third and most fatal attack of the week.

Suicide attack on Pakistani shrine claimed by Islamic State kills 72

A suicide bomber attack on a Pakistani shrine Feb. 16, has claimed 72 lives and the death toll is likely to rise. The Islamic State claimed responsibility for the attack. Due to high death tolls, it is one of the most deadliest attacks in Pakistan within recent years.