About 3.5 million kurds are eligable to vote today in the Kurdistan region of Iraq. polling stations open between 8am and 6pm.

Map. History of Iraq conflict

20 October 2018
2 week ago
Governor of Ninawa Province, Iraq: even though Parliament designated Ninawa a disaster area, nothing has been done. No compensation, no information on missing persons, no budgets. Bridges and airport still wrecked.
2 week ago
Iraqi forces kill 3 ISIS and destroy ISIS tunnel on Syria-Iraq border in Qaim district in west Anbar Province.
Medical assistant (Haydar Shakir) was assassinated in Basra last night  in front of his workplace (hospital).2 week ago
Medical assistant (Haydar Shakir) was assassinated in Basra last night in front of his workplace (hospital).
2 week ago
About 3.5 million kurds are eligable to vote today in the Kurdistan region of Iraq. polling stations open between 8am and 6pm.
2 week ago
Forty-five bodies belonging to ISIS members were found in the Ashbah village south of Mosul
Gorran leader Omar Sayid Ali visits a polling station in Sulaimani to participate in the election as KurdistanVotes in a parliamentary election2 week ago
Gorran leader Omar Sayid Ali visits a polling station in Sulaimani to participate in the election as #KurdistanVotes in a parliamentary election
2 week ago
At UN, Bahraini Foreign Minister calls on Iran to stop intervening in Iraq through its use of militias.
2 week ago
In Iraq, MG Jafar al-Battat assumes duties as Basra Province police commander after leaving his post as chief of staff of Federal Police. LTG Rashid Faliih is Basra Operations Commander, having replaced LTG Jamiil al-Shammari. Part of protest demands.
.@PMBarzani calls all eligible voters in the Kurdistan Region to cast their ballot in the parliamentary election and exercise their democratic right.2 week ago
[email protected] calls all eligible voters in the Kurdistan Region to cast their ballot in the parliamentary election and exercise their democratic right.
President of the KDP Masoud Barzani casts his ballot as KurdistanVotes for its next parliament
2 week ago
The Kurdistan Region's parliamentary elections kicked off at 8:00 a.m., [local Erbil time] with more than 3 millions taking to the polls as they choose new parliament.
2 week ago
Iran to shut border crossings with KRG Sun. as Iraqi Kurds hold elections
Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi and the KDP candidate for the Iraqi presidency meet in Baghdad.2 week ago
Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi and the KDP candidate for the Iraqi presidency meet in Baghdad.
Passengers, crew survive plane crash near Kifri2 week ago
Passengers, crew survive plane crash near Kifri
2 week ago
Iran Foreign Ministry Spokesman Bahram Qassemi: The ridiculous justification for closing the US consulate in Basra raises doubts
2 week ago
Iraqi Security Forces arrest 2 militants planting improvised explosive devices in street in Sayyidiya area of south Baghdad.
No casualties reported in emergency Iraqi fighter jet landing around Khurmatu - MoD2 week ago
No casualties reported in emergency Iraqi fighter jet landing around Khurmatu - MoD
2 week ago
PM @HaiderAlAbadi: Iraq today is a united, strong nation that can look forward to a better future with confidence
2 week ago
Iraqi MP from Basra: the statements of some MPs are what caused the US to close its consulate in Basra. They made statements that US was behind Basra protests.
A slight change in the unofficial results for the early voting in the Kurdistan Region.2 week ago
A slight change in the unofficial results for the early voting in the Kurdistan Region.
2 week ago
US State Department orders the departure of its employees from the Basra Consulate in Iraq.
2 week ago
Iraqi government regrets US's decision to withdraw US consular staff from Basrah, Iraq is committed to protect and secure foreign diplomatic missions - MFA
3 week ago
[email protected]_barzani meets with PUK candidate for Iraqi presidency.
From Basra tonight: Protesters gather at Abdul Kareem Kassim Square to discuss mass demonstrations.3 week ago
From Basra tonight: Protesters gather at Abdul Kareem Kassim Square to discuss mass demonstrations.
This is the first official announcement that the latest assassinations in Iraq were not coincidental. PM Haidar Abadi directs security forces to focus efforts to take action on murders that happened high level implementation in concurrent timing in Baghdad and Basra3 week ago
This is the first official announcement that the latest assassinations in Iraq were not coincidental. PM Haidar Abadi directs security forces to focus efforts to take action on murders that happened high level implementation in concurrent timing in Baghdad and Basra
3 week ago
Iraqi PM Abadi has ordered an investigation into abductions and murders in Basra and Baghdad, demanding results within 48 hours
The Global Coalition to Fight ISIS has come up with guidelines on terminology to avoid. For example:  - Avoid Lone Wolf - Why?   'Wolf' has a positive, almost heroic connotation. Care should be taken not to glorify criminal activity.3 week ago
The Global Coalition to Fight ISIS has come up with guidelines on terminology to avoid. For example: - Avoid" "Lone Wolf" - Why? "'Wolf' has a positive, almost heroic connotation. Care should be taken not to glorify criminal activity."
Turkish armed unit enters Shapan village in the Kurdistan Region of Iraq3 week ago
Turkish armed unit enters Shapan village in the Kurdistan Region of Iraq
3 week ago
Special election kicked off in Iraqi Kurdistan, by which 17,469 members of Peshmergaand Kurdish security personals vote in 99 voting stations
Peshmerga and security personnel, police stand in long queues in Amedi to cast ballots as KurdistanVotes in early elections3 week ago
Peshmerga and security personnel, police stand in long queues in Amedi to cast ballots as KurdistanVotes in early elections
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