At least 60 people died as ferry capsized in the Tigris River in Iraq

Map. History of Iraq conflict

19 April 2019
4 week ago
Reports of infighting in Al-Hawl camp,between Syrian and Iraqi refugees,with Asayish intervening to stop the infighting
Iraqi Prime Minister Adil Abdul-Mahdi has arrived in Mosul to review situation as death toll rises to 93 in Mosul ferry disaster
Death toll from ferry sinking in Mosul rises to 85 persons.
Iraq Army 16th Division 91st Brigade sent troops to Makhoul range for a search operation.
Brigade 56 mobilized it forces for a sweeping operation near Hawija after reports of 3 ISIS being sighted in the vicinity.
Iraq Ministry of Health: 33 women, 12 children and 10 men drowned in the ferry drowning accident
At least 60 people died as ferry capsized in the Tigris River in Iraq
Deputy governor of Nineveh for Sky News Arab: the number of people on board of the ferry were 75 people, of which 20 people were rescued.
At least 45 dead as overloaded ferry sinks in a Tigris river near Mosul
The ferry was overloaded with about 100 people
At least 40 dead as overloaded ferry sinks in Tigris river near Mosul – Iraqi police and medical sources
Turkish warplanes bomb foothills of Qandil Mountain, say authorities
The situation in Shingal is 'under control,' said PM Abdul-Mahdi after clashes between Yezidi militia YBS and Iraqi army
Today Kurds in Kirkuk wanted to celebrate Newroz (New Year) peacefully and enjoy the spring with Kurdistan flags, however Iraqi Counter Terrorism forces takes every Kurdistan flag from the civilians and says that it's illegal to raise Kurdistan flag. Video from Facebook
Iraqi Popular Mobilization Forces PMF discovered a weapons and ammunition cache belonged to ISIS in Sadiya northeast of Diyala.
[email protected] hold a map showing the number of ISIS fighters in 2017 vs 2019 in Iraq / Syria. (ISIS in red)
In Iraq, armed group arrests 3 persons in al-Nabi Sheet area in middle of Mosul. Group believed to be from Asa'ib Ahl al-Haqq militia.
Iraq is granted 90-day waiver to purchase energy imports from Iran - State Department official
4 week ago
Following meeting between Chief of Staff of Iraqi Armed Forces and Joint Forces Command, Iraqi Security Forces go to high level of alert in Sinjar. Committee formed to detain those responsible for recent attacks on Iraqi Army.
New clashes between Iraqi Army, YBS in Sinjar
"In the coming days borders between Syria and Iraq will be reopened and trade between the two countries will resume." The Chief of Staff of Iraqi forces Othman al Ghanimi said, speaking after a meeting with the Syrian Defense Minister, Ayoub, and Iranian Chief of Staff Baqri
1 month ago
In Iraq, clashes renew between Iraqi Army and PKK in Sinjar area of Ninawa Province.
1 month ago
Reports that PKK attacked an Iraq Army patrol near Umm Ziban area in Sinjar region
According to ROJNEWS sources the Iraqi army has sent military reinforcement to Sinjar after clashes with the local Ezidi force YBŞ few days ago
The roads leading to Tarmiyah have been closed by the Army after soldiers from 6th Division, 59th Brigade entered an abandoned house that turned out to be booby-trapped.
8 Iraqi soldiers killed and wounded in an armed attack on a patrol north of Baghdad
Iraq and Iran agree to abolish visa fee
One person was killed and another was injured in a clash between a group of people in Sadr City, east of Baghdad.
Counter terrorism units arrested a band in Kirkuk which kidnapped a girl in Baghdad.
Iraq Prime Minister @AdilAbdAlMahdi tells @VP he'll personally investigate security and economic impediments to the "return of many of Iraq's religious components and other displaced persons," according to @WhiteHouse.
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