Reports of an IED blast in eastern Baghdad.
1 year ago
1 person wounded in blast that targeted Shia pilgrims in Kirkuk
An explosion hits Kirkuk. No more information .
Iraqi Federal Police deny they have arrested and tortured innocent residents in Daquq district of Kirkuk Province. Rather they arrested 3 militants who had committed many crimes. There was no torture.
Iraqi court sentences a senior Islamic State (IS) leader to death: spokesman
Patriotic Union of Kurdistan (PUK) nominated Barham Saleh for the presidency of the Republic in Iraq
PM @HaiderAlAbadi: I asked Iraq's Integrity Commission to investigate the delays in infrastructure projects in Basra and other southern provinces which have impacted delivery of public services
ISOF carried out a raid in the Anbar desert near the Jordanian border which led to the killing of dozens of militants and destruction of several tunnels.
Turkish strikes on Kurdistan Region 'may break laws of war': @HRW
Iraqi Anbar Police arrest sorcerer in Ramadi who was spreading discord among the people, leading to divorce and insanity.
Speaker of the House of Representatives Mohamed Halabousi directs the Basra police chief to release the detained demonstrators who did not cause damage or burning of public property
PM @HaiderAlAbadi: While efforts to form the next government are underway, I urge political parties not to resort to negative attacks in order to undermine each other. There are many social media accounts dedicated to doing this. It is dangerous and harms our democracy
PM @HaiderAlAbadi: I reiterate my congratulations to the newly elected Speaker of Parliament. Political blocs must move forward so that a new government is formed
PM @HaiderAlAbadi: The Iraqi people expect their political representatives to cooperate and reach a broad consensus on an effective programme for government that meets their expectations for better public services and a strong economy
PM @HaiderAlAbadi: I ordered the army to remove all unauthorised, makeshift dams and end other transgressions affecting the flow of water to Basra from the Badaa Canal
PM @HaiderAlAbadi: I also asked the Integrity Commission to launch an investigation into the delays that have affected a number of infrastructure projects in Basra and other southern provinces. We need to establish if corruption played a role in such delays
PM @HaiderAlAbadi: The senior ministerial team deployed by the Cabinet to Basra remains in the province. We have given the team wide-ranging powers to deliver tangible improvement in the quality of water and other services to the people of Basra
IS attacked village in Diyala's Khanaqin dist in northeast burned homes occupied town for short period
Pentagon: Rocket attack on U.S. Embassy in Baghdad last week an 'isolated incident' spokesman says; rockets landed well short into 'open field.' Secretary of State Pompeo blamed Iran for the attack last Friday
Pentagon: Iranian-backed forces firing rockets at U.S. Embassy in Baghdad 'don't have very good aim,' spokesman says
American HH-60 Pave Hawk helicopter crashed in Al Qaim, Iraq; 7 people on board, fatalities expected
Baghdad will pay KRG salaries, says Abadi, but no 17% share of budget.
2 year ago
Another video with PKK in Kirkuk area
PMF burns a Peshmerga house in Khurmatu, southern Kirkuk.
KRG denies bringing in PKK fighters
Baghdad accuses Kurdish authorities of bringing PKK fighters to Kirkuk
Baghdad: PKK's presence in Kirkuk is a declaration of war
2 year ago
Iraq government accuses Kurdish authorities of bringing PKK fighters to Kirkuk, says PKK involvement in Kirkuk is ''declaration of war''
Iran shuts border crossings to Kurdistan Region, says Iraqi Foreign Ministry
Sources say KDP-PUK agreed on suspending the referendum for 1 yr, but this will be too problematic as future of Kirkuk will remain disputed