Each week we post a selection of recent online items where you can find out about the latest developments in the countries in which the Foundation for Relief and Reconciliation in the Middle East operates – Iraq and Jordan.

This week’s media summary includes news about the toppling of ISIS in Mosul and the creation of a new charity for children with heart disease in Jordan.


BBC News: IS ‘caliphate’ crumbles as Iraq tightens noose on Mosul

Reuters: Khamenei’s representative says Islamic state’s Baghdadi’ definitely dead’: IRNA


The Jordan Times: Jordanian medical student creates life-saving charity for children with heart disease

Al Bawaba: Jordan’s Book Lovers Rescue Beloved Bookstore