Honoring Gunnery Sergeant Scott A. Koppenhafer, 35, from Mancos, Colo., killed in action in Iraq Saturday supporting local forces, survived by his wife and two children

Map. History of Iraq conflict

23 August 2019
One killed, 29 wounded in explosion in Hashd militia weapons depot south of Baghdad
Locals are fleeing the neighborhood in south of Baghdad due to the continuous blasts and rocket launching from the PMF base into the neighborhood. Video al-Sharqiya news agency
Multiple blasts targeted a weapons depot inside a PMF base in Abu Dashir neighborhood in south of Baghdad capital of Iraq. Multiple Sources reported. Video al-Sharqiya news agency
Weapons depot blast in Baghdad
Explosion of a weapons store in Abu Dashir area south of Baghdad
Sirens sounded at The US embassy in Baghdad due to shells falling in its vicinity
Iraqi FM: We seek to reduce tension in the region through negotiations
Iraqi Foreign Minister: Arab Gulf states are able to secure ships in the Gulf waters
Iraqi Foreign Minister: We reject the participation of Israel in any force to secure the passage of ships in the Gulf
ISOF carried out an Air Assault operation west of Rutbah, resulting in the killing of 8 militants
Honoring Gunnery Sergeant Scott A. Koppenhafer, 35, from Mancos, Colo., killed in action in Iraq Saturday supporting local forces, survived by his wife and two children
Iraq has closed down Mandali border crossing with Iran
In Iraq, 2 soldiers injured by armed attack on base and security checkpoint in Julula City in Diyala Province
US military serviceperson killed in anti-ISIS operation in Iraq's NInevah province, along with Iraqi interpreter. Said to have taken fire from an ISIS sleeper cell during a mission on the Tigris river.
One US soldier died today during an Iraqi mission in Ninewah province while advising and accompanying the ISF during a planned operation
1 week ago
6 suspected militants were killed by Turkish air forces in strikes on Gara and Haftanin in Northern Iraq
OIR Spokesman: A Coalition Unmanned Aerial Vehicle made an unscheduled landing in Baghdad Wednesday due to a mechanical problem. The aircraft landed safely and was successfully recovered by Iraqi Security Force troops. No one was injured and no property was damaged in the landing or recovery
2 week ago
From July 2-July 31 the US-led military coalition conducted 33 air or artillery strikes against ISIS targets in Iraq, targeting 101 ISIS tactical units, destroying 15 buildings, 7 tunnels, 7 weapons caches, 4 vehicles, and one improvised explosive device site, according to @CJTFOIR
Iraqi police forces arrested five ISIS members in Mosul, a spokesperson for the Iraqi Interior Ministry said on Tuesday
Military commanders in the Syrian and Iraqi armies conducted a joint exploration tour on the border between the two countries in order to establish a joint crossing between the Syrian-Iraqi border, starting from Albukamal on the Syrian border to the border crossing Al-Qaim
2 week ago
"We are determined to expel PKK militants from Iraq" - Erdogan
Iraq security forces captured 6 out of 15 inmates who escaped from al Qanat Prison, located in eastern Baghdad, all of whom had been convicted on drug dealing offenses. Iraqi interior minister fired Baghdad's chief of police and other senior officers
Iraq security forces captured 6 out of 15 inmates who escaped from al Qanat Prison, located in eastern Baghdad, all of whom had been convicted on drug dealing offenses. Iraqi interior minister fired Baghdad's chief of police and other senior officers
PMU close the road between Mosul and Erbil in protest against the decision of the Iraqi Prime Minister to withdraw militias from the Nineveh Plain
Mosul-Erbil road is blocked by these PMF guys to protest against the PM decision on the 30th brigade of the PMF
2 week ago
Iraqi Prime Minister announces the launch of a large-scale military operation against Daesh in Diyala and Nineveh
ISIS has released a new video showing the Baghdad attack
Iraqi oil ministry says has no ties to oil tanker seized by Iran
Iraq, Egypt, Jordan FMs bolster relations in Baghdad meeting
2 week ago
Tanker being detained by IRGC is reportedly Iraqi
Turkish Drones squawking 7600 - lost communications2 week ago
Turkish Drones squawking 7600 - lost communications
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