US State Department issues new security alert for Iraq after protests

Map. History of Iraq conflict

18 September 2018
Protests in Dhi Qar and Muthanna Clash in latter when protesters tried to storm Hikma offices. None in Basra
IRGC releases footage of missile strike, fired from Tabriz, on Kurdish opposition parties HQs and refugee camp in Erbil's Koya in Kurdistan Region. Out of 7 missiles only 1 hit the target.
Iraqi Defense Ministry announces arrest of 3 ISIS in Hammam Aliil south of Mosul. 1 was formerly the cook for ISIS commanders.
Acting Iraqi Parliament Speaker survives an assassination attempt in Baghdad.
Iranian Revolutionary Guards says it used 7 surface to surface missiles to attack Kurdish-Iranian opposition party meeting in Kurdish region of north Iraq yesterday.
Iranian Revolutionary Guards: leaders of these organizations did not take care of warnings by officials of the Kurdistan region of Iraq
Iran: Revolutionary Guards adopt missile strikes on the headquarters of the Kurdistan Democratic Party of Kurdistan in Iraq yesterday
In Iraq, Kurdish Regional Parliament condemns yesterday's Iranian bombardment of Kurdish Region targeting Kurdish-Iranian opposition group.
US State Department issues new security alert for Iraq after protests
An oil pipeline exploded in Dubz town in Kirkuk province, and as firefighter teams arrived at the scene another bomb exploded injuring two.
Turkish warplanes bombing PKK bases around Amedi, NE Duhok.
Abu Mahdi al-Mohandis: The US embassy is controlling the situation in #Basra.
Sources in the Kurdish region of western Iran say IRGC has deployed large number of troops in cities such as Kamyaran, Mariwan, Piranshahr and other cities
Iraqi authorities lifted curfew in Basra after a night without security incidents
Abu Mahdi al-Mohandis of Al-Hashd Al-Sha'abi: What happened in #Basra is similar to what happened in #Egypt during the period that lef to Moubarak's fall.
"Engineer" of Al-Hashd Al-Sha'abi: We call on the Government to determine its position on the presence of the coalition forces at the present time
"Engineer" of Al-Hashd Al-Sha'abi: We insisted that the coalition forces should not be included in the war against ISIS and our forces were able to liberate Mosul
Commander of Popular Mobilisation Committee: We will provide all evidence of the destructive role of the US consulate in Basra
Iraqi troops deploy to southern city of Basra after deadly unrest
Coalition forces conduct airstrikes against ISIS on Mount Hanjira
From Brigade 56 Intelligence Officer: An element of 2 ISIS is using motorbikes to transport a 82mm mortar to carry out sporadic attacks around Hawija and Riyadh.
Video footage of Iranian military base from where ballistic missiles were fired at PDKI's headquarters and refugee camps.
Iraq's top two parliament groups demand PM Abadi resign over Basra crisis
One person injured in Iran's attack on @PDKIenglish today is a Swedish citizen
1 week ago
Turkish military conducts airstrikes in Hakurk region targeting outlawed PKK camps in northern Iraq
Iraqi Parliament convenes. Heated exchange between PM and Governor of Basra Province.
The moment when artillery bombarded Kurdish-Iranian opposition groups in Koya, Kurdistan Region.
11 people lost their lives and 37 other wounded Koye Hospital officials confirmed
Most likely the reports about launch of SAM in NW. of Iran are not true. In-fact Iran has launched precision guided artillery rockets at PDKI group base in Koya deep inside N. Iraq in response to Yersterday attack of PDKI at Iran ian border guards.
According to reports from the Iraqi Kurdistan, today the Revolutionary Guards launched rocket attacks targeting the headquarters of Kurdistan Democratic Party in Konya in Erbil province. Several dead and wounded reported.
Rudaw says bombardments continues in Koya
Military reinforcements arrive in the city of Basra to restore calm
Mustafa Mawludi the Gen . sec of Iranian KDP have been Injured by Iranian attack against the headquarter of Iranian KDP in the western Kurdistan camp in Koye city near Erbil .
Artillery thought to be from IRGC has hit several targets in Koya, Kurdistan region of Iraq. Multiple civilian injuries, as rockets deviated from intended target of @PDKIenglish compound in city
Iraqi security source says PMF (Hashd) Asa'ib Ahl al-Haqq militia shot 4 rockets at Basra Airport in response to yesterday's burning of Iranian Consulate in Basra City.
The Iraqi Council of Ministers is currently holding a special session in order to discuss the situation in the Governorate of Basra.
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