Middle East

U.N. chief: Daesh has as much as $300 million to finance fight

Members of Iraq's Special Operations Forces (ISOF) walk past grandes, rocket launchers, machine guns, recoilless rifles and unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV) seized by Iraqi security forces from areas formerly held by Islamic State (IS) group jihadists, exhibited during a graduation ceremony and show for new cadets of the Iraqi Counter-terrorism Service (ICTS) at the ICTS base in western Baghdad on August 6, 2019. / AFP / SABAH ARAR

 
A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Daily Star on August 07, 2019, on page 7.

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