Under the banner of a white flag with lion insignia, a new armed group emerges in northern Iraq. Locals fear ISIS is rebranding and regrouping for an era of guerrilla warfare.

Map. History of Iraq conflict

26 September 2018
KRG parliament speaker calls for rethinking strategy in Baghdad talks
9 month ago
Putin: We have historic relations with Kurds.
Two workers were killed and two others were injured after being hit by an unexplored mortars on the fence of a research department of the Ministry of Science and Technology in Tikrit
After a young Ezidi farmer was killed near the village of Tel Benat in SE Shingal yesterday, armed clashes erupted between Ezidis and the Sunni Arab tribe of Metweti. The Metwetis were mostly loyal to ISIS and involved in the genocide against the Ezidis in Sinjar
More and More PMF reinforcements are arriving to Tuz Khurmatu while preparing to launcha vast militayr operation to eliminate the so called "White Banners" "White Flags"group.
Mosul: Some kind of Military Parade is ongoing right now in Mosul.
New mass grave discovered in Sinjar could contain up to 50 bodies.
Under the banner of a white flag with lion insignia, a new armed group emerges in northern Iraq. Locals fear ISIS is rebranding and regrouping for an era of guerrilla warfare.
9 month ago
Turkey detains 13 old men from the same village in Siirt
PMF Leader Qais Khazali thanks Iran and Hezbollah for their sacrifices in Iraq; "Their dead will always be remembered".
IS claims to have assasinated 2 *spies* in east Mosul yesterday Iraq
Iraqi PMU (Hashd) Asa'ib Ahl al-Haqq: we refuse to be incorporated into the Iraqi Armed Forces. We must be independent. We refuse to disband.
Abadi: Peshmerga is part of our forces.
9 month ago
Germany extends training for Peshmerga for 2018
PUK sources: Iraqi helicopters bomb Kurdish villages in the vicinity of the town of Tuzkurmato
Heavy fighting has broken out between Kurdish volunteer fighters and PMF forces in Tuz Khurmato. Security forces have declared state of emergency.
Hashd al-Shaabi militia artillery shells Kurdish villages (Qalshan and Qom-palkan) near Khurmatu. Several families have been displaced.
Iraqi Sunnis calls on PMF militants to withdraw from Sunni areas recently freed from ISIS
Pentagon not yet ready to declare victory over ISIS in Iraq - @PentagonPresSec
US Department of State: We congratulate Iraq gov't and people on the complete liberation of their territory from ISIS. Though it is not the end of fight against terrorism, it is an important moment for @coalition and brave Iraqi Security Forces who fought to free Iraqi people from ISIS's brutal control.
9 month ago
Earthquake of magnitude 4.7 - 28km SW of Halabjah, Iraq
A 5.4 magnitude earthquake hits the Iranian border with Kurdistan Region, people in Sulaimani, Erbil, Kirkuk and Duhok felt it.
Turkish army: 17 PKK Members were killed in Northern Iraq.
9 month ago
Earthquake of magnitude 5.3 - 30km SW of Halabjah, Iraq
Syrian Democratic Forces and Iraqi Security Forces link-up at shared border yesterday to secure int'l border from ISIS
OIR Spokesman: Iraqi Security Forces and Syrian Democratic Forces link-up at shared border yesterday. Secure int'l border protects Iraqis and Syrians from remnant Daesh mvmt into and across the region as terrorist fighter/leaders attempt to flee the battlefield
[email protected] adds contribution of Peshmerga in fight against ISIS to his victory speech after criticism from Kurds
Estonian FM: Kurdistan Region is an important character in resolving all Iraq issues.
Muqtada Al-Sadr has ordered his powerful Saraya Al-Salam paramilitary units to hand over their weapons to the Iraqi state.
Iraq holds military parade celebrating victory over Islamic State
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