Iraq starts repairing Baiji oil refinery unit - ministry

Map. History of Iraq conflict

15 August 2018
PM Abadi meets @ShaswarQadir
Iraqi Government to send Kurdistan Region $210 million for the salaries of Kurdish state employees
Iraq starts repairing Baiji oil refinery unit - ministry
Iraqi central government lifts all financial sanctions on Kurdistan Region banks.
Iraqi Kurdish Region Peshmerga denies it is advancing on Kirkuk
Turkish Air Force reportedly destroyed 11 PKK targets in the Qandil Mountains of Iraq.
All Iraqi Army units have departed Kirkuk province and moved to Ninawa province. Local police take over Army's positions in Kirkuk province.
The number of killed Iraq police/local security force has reached 20. New reports claim, Iraq police responded US fire, but could not manage to deal with.
Iraq command says "armed group" stricken by coalition jets in Anbar
Several local security forces in Anbar were killed when a lack of communication caused a close quarters clash which led to a coalition air support strike.
US chopper opened fire on Iraq-i police in Baghdadiyah town of Anbar/Iraq killing 7 Iraq-i policemen and local guard and injuring at least 10.
6 month ago
Earthquake of magnitude 4.6 - 24km SSE of Mandali, Iraq
Local currency exchange owner in Iraq fights back against armed robbers , gun shots exchanged between the two
US authorities accuse two Seattle-based men of attempting to smuggle more than 70 firearms to Kurdish forces in Iraq. The weapons were hidden in the door cavities of used cars - a well-worn method used by traffickers in the US.
National Security Service have foiled a terrorist attempt to attack Al-Hajij village (20km North Tikrit) Suicide vest and Weapons have been found
Yesterday's attack at Gharib village: 25-40 ISIS being involved. A joint force from the Army and Federal Police arrived to the area today. Unfortunately, one of the wounded Brigade 56 died today. Total is 4 dead
A Brigade 51 patrol was attacked by ISIS elements near Sukniat village 5 hours ago. Incident would later end with 1 PMU KIA and 2 ISIS killed.
The @UN Security Council stands united in its condemnation of yesterday's horrific terrorist attack in Jalalabad, Afghanistan. Council's full statement:
Speaking at Davos, Iraq PM Abadi says the country needs $100bn to rebuild. Says donations and Iraq's own budget won't be enough to cover this, and so Iraq is seeking private investment
Abadi says Iraq's reconstruction may top $100 billion
Iraqi Prime Minister: Kurdistan Regional Government agreed to hand over all oil to the federal government
KRG @PMBarzani is in meeting with US Secretary of State Tillerson in Davos.
Car blast hits Kirkuk
Iraqi Prime Minister @HaiderAlAbadi meets with Kurdish Prime Minister @PMBarzani and Deputy PM @QubadJT in Davos, #WEF2018.
Iraqi Air Force T-50s - six were already delivered
Turkish Foreign Minister: we are in talks with Baghdad to conduct joint operations against PKK in Sinjar area of Ninawa province, Iraq. PKK are no different than ISIS.
Abu Mahdi al Muhandis has stated that the PMF are moving to secure and maintain important roads along the Iraqi-Syrian border, with the Crowd remaining with the ISF to meet the challenges.
Jens Stoltenberg: Good phone call with Prime Minister @HaiderAlAbadi today. NATO stands with Iraq in the fight against terrorism.
Turkish aviation operations reported in North Iraq
Barzani: We are worried about latest civilian casualties in Afrin, we urge all sides to sit and solve the issues peacefully.
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