Iraq's armed forces have uncovered a mass grave containing the remains of 30 civilians in the 'Ayn Al-Jahsh village in Shura district, south of Mosul.

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20 October 2018
Iraq's armed forces have uncovered a mass grave containing the remains of 30 civilians in the 'Ayn Al-Jahsh village in Shura district, south of Mosul.
1 week ago
PM @HaiderAlAbadi: I directed my office to work closely with the Prime Minister Designate and his team to ensure a smooth transfer of power in Iraq
Reports circulating that current oil minister Jabbar al-Luiebi appointed head of Iraq National Oil Company (INOC) based on cabinet decision last night.
Ukrainian An124 heavy haulage flight from US / UK / Iraq- operated Ain Assad air base in Iraq's Anbar province.
Turkish foreign minister @MevlutCavusoglu to visit Erbil.
1 week ago
PM @HaiderAlAbadi: The Council discussed the operational and intelligence-gathering capabilities of our security services which have evolved in a remarkable way over the last few years; they successfully foiled several attempts by militants to harm Iraqi civilians
1 week ago
PM @HaiderAlAbadi: We also agreed several changes to simplify visa procedures for international investors; they have a leading role to play in the reconstruction and economic development of Iraq
1 week ago
PM @HaiderAlAbadi: This @IraqiGovt will continue to discharge its constitutionally-mandated duties, including maintaining stability and safeguarding Iraq's national security, until the new government is formed
1 week ago
PM @HaiderAlAbadi: I chaired a meeting earlier of the Ministerial Council for National Security to review ongoing counter-terrorism operations, and strategies to combat organised crime
1 week ago
PM @HaiderAlAbadi: We welcome the election of President @BarhamSalih, and the appointment of Prime Minister Designate @AdilAbdAlMahdi. I wish them both well as they begin the task of fulfilling the aspirations of the Iraqi people
1 week ago
PM @HaiderAlAbadi: I directed my office to work closely with the Prime Minister Designate and his team, and to brief them on security and defence matters, strategic investment projects, international relations and other important areas of policy
UN calls for rapid announcement of Kurdish Parliamentary election results and quick convening of Kurdish Parliament.
Deir ez-Zur: A military delegation of the Russian army arrived to al-Bokamal city this morning, met with leaders of the Iranian and Iraqi militias to share the border control in the province.
1 week ago
Turkish Parliament extends authorization for Turkish military to conduct operations in Syria and Iraq by 1 year starting from 30 October 2018.
Iraq will require all new contracts with foreign oil companies include the hiring of an 85 percent Iraqi workforce.
Fire at the Bzarkan oil field in Maysan province
Outbreak of a major fire at al-Barzkan oil field in southern Iraq since last night.1 week ago
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Outbreak of a major fire at al-Barzkan oil field in southern Iraq since last night.
VBIED detonated at the entrance of Baiji Refinery today. No casualties.
Inherent Resolve:French @EtatMajorFR Task Force Wagram supports ops to defeat ISIS. Coalition partners supported Operation Roundup, the military offensive to accelerate the defeat of the ISIS in the MERV and the Anbar region.
A bookseller in Dhi Qar province is in custody over charges of spreading atheism.
Iraqi PMF (Hashd) in Ninawa Province denies it arrested members of Ninawa Police. What happened was a misunderstanding at a security checkpoint and it is being investigated.
Killed and six wounded in the explosion of two explosive devices north of Baghdad on Sunday
4 Iraqi PMF (Hashd) and Army soldiers killed and injured in terrorist attack in Hit district in Anbar Province.
In Iraq, 2 bodies found in Basra City near provincial government building. There has been a noticeable increase in assassinations of activists and prominent persons in Basra and Baghdad. Some accuse Iranian backed militias as responsible.
Iraq Islamic State Claims Killing/Wounding 12 Shiites In An IED Blast In Jakuk Area In Kadhimiya Of Northern Baghdad.
Turkish Armed Forces released the aerial footage of airstrikes on Pkk targets in Northern Iraq.1 week ago
Turkish Armed Forces released the aerial footage of airstrikes on Pkk targets in Northern Iraq.
VBIED was set off in Fallujah today, wounding 2 police officers and 3 civilians. Kia sedan was parked next to an Emergency governmentnt office across from the Zarzour restaurant.
1 people killed, 32 wounded in an IED attack on the bus full of Northern Refinery staff in Baiji, Salahadin province. Iraq
Police say two bombs have exploded in former strongholds of the Islamic State group in central Iraq killing one person and wounding 16.
1 week ago
A warplane of the US-led coalition on Saturday targeted Islamic State (IS) militants on the outskirts of Erbil Province, killing five, said a Kurdish Peshmerga official. “The coalition jet struck six militants of Da’esh (IS) in the village of Kushaf, killing five,” said Sirwan Barzani, a Peshmerga Commander responsible for the area
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