Iraq Army 20th Division, 60th Brigade started a new operation from direction of Tel Ibta today.
: "It was a very specific andcredible threat briefing that we heard today from Iran. In fact they've carried out and launched several attacks through their proxies including a rocket attack near our embassy in Baghdad, ships in Persian Gulf and drone attacks in Saudi Arabia"
In Iraq, new fires in grain fields in southwest Kirkuk Province in Riyadh subdistrict. There have been recent fires in grain fields in Ninawa, Diyala, Salah ad-Din, Kirkuk and Najaf Provinces.
Iraqi Prime minister: it is necessary to work with the Kurdistan region of Iraq and Turkey to provide alternatives for the export of oil
Iraq has alternatives in terms of Strait Hormuz closure - Iraqi PM
Iraqi Prime Minister: Baghdad sends delegations to Tehran and Washington to calm tensions
Iraqi Counter-terrorism service denies it made a statement about which group is responsible for missile attack on US Embassy. No statement was made and this is false news. (Kata'ib Hezbollah was reported as responsible but not true).
Iraqi Minister of Agriculture: The area of agricultural land affected by fires - 1185 dunums
Chairman of the Security Committee of the Iranian parliament: targeting the US embassy in Baghdad is the Saudi policy to drag the region to chaos
Six militants wearing explosive belts were killed in a joint operation of the Iraqi counterterrorism agency and the International Coalition in the Anbar Desert.
Lindsey Graham:Just received a briefing from National Security Advisor Bolton about escalating tensions with Iran. It is clear that over the last several weeks Iran has attacked pipelines and ships of other nations and created threat streams against American interests in Iraq.
4 civilians killed and 3 injured south of Tal Afar after they triggered 3 IEDs during the harvest of local crops
US takes what happened in Baghdad very seriously- State Dep. official
US will hold Iran accountable if any of these attacks were carried out by pro-Iran militias. Washington will respond to Iran accordingly - State Dep. Official
5 month ago
The rocket launch pad used to launch a rocket against the Green zone in Baghdad tonight targeting the U.S Embassy. This was placed jn the service road in front of the Technological university in Baghdad
Iraqi police confirm US embassy not hit by rocket attack, search for suspects and rocket launcher ongoing.
The Iraqi delegation just got up and left the room halfway through the Opec+ JMMC press conference in Jeddah
Iraqi media: security forces found a missile launcher in central Baghdad
A security source has told the BBC that a Katyusha rocket landed in an abandoned building belonging to a security company in Baghdad's Green Zone. It is close to the US embassy. The source said it is understood the rocket was fired into the Green Zone from eastern Baghdad.
5 month ago
It's old information
Iranian-backed Shiite militia affiliated Aletejah TV release first footage of rocket attack on US Embassy in Baghdad
Security forces: the missile, which landed in the Green Zone was launched from the Ghadir area in Baghdad
5 month ago
A rocket was launched 10 minutes ago possibly toward the U.S embassy in Baghdad. Launch location the Amana bridge in Baghdad. Blast was loud and us embassy warning all to take cover
Security forces begin a combing operation in the Green Zone of Baghdad
Reactive artillery rocket hits central Baghdad
An explosion in central Baghdad is heard
Baghdad: Diplomatic sources say the blast occurred near the Green Zone, which includes government buildings and embassies
Iraqi Oil Minister: Our production capacity is about 5 million barrels per day and we have spare capacity of about 400 thousand barrels per day
5 month ago
Iraqi police has arrested an Isis commander called Jihad Alansari. They have detained him in east part of Mosul
In Iraq, source says US has decided to arm the tribes of Anbar Province and allow them to play a role stretching to Baghdad Province. Some tribes welcome this move, others fear confrontation with Iranian backed groups.
Members of Iraqi parliament complain of security vacuum contributing to destruction of crops in disputed Khanaqin