Iraqi Parliament Defense Committee denies that US Special Forces have arrived in Baghdad's Green Zone to protect US Embassy. False reports are circulating that US Delta Force is in Green Zone and that US combat troop presence has increased in Iraq.

Map. History of Iraq conflict

20 June 2018
Iraqi airforce F-16 carried out strikes against ISIS inside Syria
KDP delegation in Baghdad met with the Iranian ambassador to Iraq in their last day in Baghdad and summarised their meetings with the Iraqi leaders.
Islamic State claims responsibility for Thursday morning blasts in Baghdad - Amaq
Joint SDF Iraqi army points to prevent cross border ISIS infiltration
Iraqi Interior Ministry announces the capture of the commander of ISIS assassination detachment in Mosul. He was captured in Nour neighborhood of East Mosul.
Turkish warplanes shell several areas in Kurdistan Region
Iraqi Parliament Defense Committee denies that US Special Forces have arrived in Baghdad's Green Zone to protect US Embassy. False reports are circulating that US Delta Force is in Green Zone and that US combat troop presence has increased in Iraq.
Turkish jets shell Hakurk and Bradost
Muqtada Al-Sadr's tweets are being erected as billboards in Iraqi provinces.
ISIS militants attack village in Jalawla, killing three
Saudi Arabia strongly condemned the suicide bombing that struck al-Shoala district west of Baghdad
Suicide bomber in north Baghdad kills 4 and injures 15. He was trying to enter a park.
Main election winner in Iraq, Muqtada al-Sadr, meets with UN official in Baghdad and demands international support in preventing other governments and regional powers from intervening in election results (interference in forming new Iraqi government).
3 week ago
PM @HaiderAlAbadi: Our armed forces secured the Syrian side of the border with Iraq. Safeguarding Iraq's national security is the @IraqiGovt's overriding priority
Turkey continues deploying troops in Kurdistan Region Iraq Turkey
4 week ago
PM @HaiderAlAbadi: Once again, I want to congratulate all the winning candidates in the parliamentary elections. It is important that appeals against some results are investigated quickly, transparently and according to law
4 week ago
PM @HaiderAlAbadi: I call on political parties to adhere to the constitutionally mandated timetable for the convening of the new parliament and the formation of the next government
4 week ago
PM @HaiderAlAbadi: Protecting Iraq and the Iraqi people is our paramount duty; we will continue to take the necessary measures to safeguard Iraq's national security
4 week ago
PM @HaiderAlAbadi: We successfully secured our border with Syria and intensified our intelligence-gathering. I instructed our security forces to remain on alert and to relentlessly pursue Daesh remnants
Secretary of the Supreme National Security Council of Iran Shamkhani: Our presence in Iraq and Syria continues because it is coordinated with Baghdad and Damascus to combat terrorism
Iraq court sentences Belgian jihadist to death for IS membership
Iraqi 20th Division finds long ISIS tunnel with many branches in Hussainiya area in middle of Mosul. Tunnel contained about 10 ISIS fighters who were active cell. Tunnel destroyed by aircraft and ISIS killed. Tunnel too big to explore or clear on foot.
The Guards started establishing several posts along the Syrian border in west Anbar
Iraqi Ninawa Police arrest 13 ISIS in East Mosul.
Iraqi High Election Commission cancels the voting results for 103 voting stations in 5 provinces due to complaints of irregularities.
Israeli politicians seek support for Kurdish rights and independence, in new push;
Iraqi PMU (Hashd) Fatah party: our alliance with Nasr or Sairoon coalitions is conditioned on their agreement on a unified national program. Any new government must protect rights of PMU.
Governor of Kirkuk province, Iraq: we have presented our evidence of fraud in the Iraqi parliamentary elections to the legal committee of the High Election Commission.
Iraqi Ninawa police arrest 4 ISIS in Badush west of Mosul. Another ISIS arrested in Sumer neighborhood in East Mosul.
Iraqi cleric Sadr meets pro-Iran Amiri after election win
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