The US Department of Defense requested $1.2bn in US budget funds for 2018 to continue supporting Iraqi forces.
Haider al-Abadi was quoted as saying he "congratulates the fighters and the people on the big victory" in the key city.
The Iraqi army, with backing from the United States military which has conducted air strikes, has been locked in a fight for the city since October previous year.
"For children and their families to process these horrors and rebuild their lives, psychological support will be absolutely crucial", said Ana Locsin, Save the Children's Iraq country director.
Mosul, 400 km north of Baghdad, is under IS control since June 2014 when government forces abandoned their weapons and fled, enabling IS militants to take control of parts of Iraq's northern and western regions. And the fighting over the last several months has left the city severely damaged.
Meanwhile, contract rebel Mesut Ozil has dropped a big hint he is staying by praising the signing of Lacazette. Sanchez hinted at a possible "exit" during the just concluded FIFA Confederations Cup in Russian Federation .
That's why a passing reference to Davis's nephew has many comics fans buzzing after having seen the movie last night. It's taken six tries, but Marvel has finally nailed the spirit of its most iconic character on the silver screen.
But you may notice something a little different than what you were expecting if you listen to Doomfist's speaking voice. His second ability channels his internal Street Fighter with an uppercut that would make Ryu jealous.
The plane taxied to the runway, but the pilot aborted takeoff and returned to the gate, where Takeoff was told to leave the plane. Migos' manager claims the three rappers were racially profiled when they were thrown off a Delta flight on Friday.
Bedford Police said they are monitoring the situation but that there is "no danger to the community at this time". Parts of the base have been evacuated, including the base's Vandenberg Gate and several facilities.
Chief executive Satya Nadella has been focusing on the firm's cloud unit, which has been a source of strength for Microsoft . According to CNBC , these layoffs amounts to almost 10% of sales division staff and 75% of those will be outside U.S.
The newly elected government unveiled an ambitious plan to ban all petrol and diesel vehicles from French roads by 2040. Germany and the Netherlands are among other nations working towards banning fuel-burning cars .
Highs tomorrow only in the mid to upper 70s with skies becoming mostly sunny and winds WNW 7-12 miles per hour . There is a low threat that these storms become severe with quarter size hail and 70 miles per hour wind gusts.
Turner set a record with 20.8 million votes, the most one player has ever received in the competition's 16-year history. Moustakas, who leads the Royals with 25 home runs, will appear in the T-Mobile Home Run Derby on Monday night on ESPN.
There were 245,000 more Americans who gained employment over the month and more individuals joined the labor force as well. The Federal Reserve is scheduled to make its next decision on interest rates following a two-day meeting later this month.
England vs South Africa 1st Test, Day 3
I've probably bowled a bit safe the past year or so, and today's the first day I went back to an attacking mindset. He also took the important wickets of Hashim Amla, Dean Elgar and Gary Balance when it was England's turn to bowl.
Did the Celtics make the right decision to trade Avery Bradley?
Bradley will be looking for a big payday in his next deal, and he could receive offers that are in the $20 million a season range. Bradley is entering the final season of a four-year contract, so it's not clear if he can be a long-term solution for Detroit.
Talks On Reunifying Cyprus Fail - For Now
But he said Turkey would do everything within the framework of global law to defend the rights of Turkish Cypriots. Turkish Cypriot President Mustafa Akıncı said the talks ultimately ended negatively despite serious efforts.
Ivanka Trump threatened by knife-wielding man
Benitez claimed that he was a US senator who owned Trump Tower and was there to speak with Ivanka Trump about her clothing line. No members of the Trump family were in the building, as the USA president and his daughter are in Germany for the G20 summit.
Amazon Aims To Hook Buyers with July 11 Prime Day
Then spend your $10 on any item sold and fulfilled by Amazon (make sure it's not a third-party seller) by 11:59pm PST on July 11. In the past, Prime Day went down for 24 hours, but apparently there were just too many deals, too little time.
Instagram Stories adds unique feature, Snapchat is shook
The new feature appears to be part of Instagram 10.29, which you can grab from APKMirror if it hasn't rolled out to you yet. You can even spice up your reply with face filters , stickers, or rewind mode, which lets you record in reverse.
Halo 5: Guardians will get a 4K upgrade with Xbox One X
The Xbox One X gives games true 4K gaming and Halo fans can now be sure that Halo 5 is best played on Xbox One X. Due out later this year, the update will bring "true 4K" support to the game, though that's all we know for now.