(BEIRUT) Latest: After the controversial liberation of #Kirkuk on Tuesday its been announced by Brig. Gen. Talal Sillo that there are no longer clashes taking place in the city of #Raqqa adding the remaining militants are held up in the stadium used as a prison #AceNewsDesk reports

CANADA: ‘ CF-18 FIGHTER JETS DROP FIRST LASER GUIDED BOMBS ON ISLAMIC STATE POSITIONS ‘

TURKEY: ‘ Foreign Minister Says Ground Operation Against Islamic State Unrealistic On Our Own ‘

AUSTRALIA: ‘ Canberra Authorizes Boots on the Ground in Iraq Against Islamic State ‘

‘ British Police Arrest Two Men Over Islamist State Links ‘

‘ UK Members Vote 524 – 43 to Support US-Led Coalition ‘

‘ Syrian Refugees Seeking Shelter Reaches 100,000 ‘

‘ Kurds Flee Islamic State Crossing Border To Turkey ‘

BRITAIN: ‘ Radicalisation of Youth and Islamic State ‘

WASHINGTON: ‘ Hagel – The United States is at War with Islamic State ‘

AUSTRIA: ‘ Plans to Ban Terrorist-Related-Symbols Starting with IS ‘

SYRIA: ‘ Unknown Militiamen Assassinated a Commander of al-Nursa Front – Reports ‘

GERMANY: ‘ Bans Islamic State to Prevent Militants Recruiting Young Jihadists ‘

IRAQ: ' Islamic State Militants Carried-Out Atrocities of 'Unimaginable Scale ' and Should be Constituted as War Crimes'