Demonstrators in Khanaqin, Diyala Province, block the Munthiriyah port road with Iran, fearing Coronavirus

Map. History of Iraq conflict

3 April 2020
Iraqi Kata'ib Hezbollah gives all Iraqis working with US forces until 15 March to cease their activities. This includes Iraqi transportation & security companies, Ministries of Defense & Interior, PMF (Hashd), Counter-terrorism service & politicians
Demonstrations of the people of Karbala Governorate in the Al Ahrar Square
Turkish airlines just canceled its flight from Erbil due to "force majeure"
The Iraqi Ministry of Health announces the discovery of five new confirmed cases of the Coronavirus in Baghdad and Babil
Iraqia TV correspondent in Tehran was reported today with coronavirus
In Iraq, 2 security forces killed & 1 injured in 2 separate ISIS attacks in Daquq district of Kirkuk Province. ISIS attacked an Army position & a PMF (Hashd) position
Demonstrators in Khanaqin, Diyala Province, block the Munthiriyah port road with Iran, fearing Coronavirus
Demonstrations calling for the downfall of the political process, in the city of Nasiriyah in southern Iraq
Quoting Iraqi political sources: Most of the blocs informed Prime Minister-designate Muhammad Tawfiq Allawi of their opposition to his government
Iraq's parliament has approved a request from PM-designate Mohammed Tawfiq Allawi to postpone voting on the new cabinet until Sunday, deputy parliamentary speaker Bashir Hadad has told Rudaw
Iraqi PM-designated Mohammed Tawfiq Allawi sends an official request to the Iraqi parliament to postpone tomorrow's parliament session which was planned to be held to vote on Allawi's cabient, to be held on Sunday.
The Autonomous Administration of North and East Syria announces that Semalka border crossing will be closed to all non-emergency traffic for two weeks due to Corona virus fears, apart from UN and NGO staff who will be able to transit the crossing on Tuesdays only
A protester was killed and 13 others were wounded after clashes with security forces near the Tahrir Tunnel in the center of the Iraqi capital, Baghdad
In Baghdad, clashes between protesters & security forces renewed near tunnels of Tahrir Square. 7 injured
1 month ago
A civilian activist was stabbed to death in western Diwaniyah
Fifth coronavirus case confirmed in Kirkuk - MoH
Demonstration at Karbala governorate
Tensions between Iraqi security forces and protesters in Baghdad's Al Khilani square
KRG close the Semalka border-crossing with Syria due to coronavirues threats
Iraqi Parliament Speaker Mohammed Al-Halbousi suggests that the heads of the blocs postpone the vote-giving session on giving confidence to the Allawi government until next Saturday
Iraqi News Agency: Allawi's talks with Kurdish blocs failed
Iraqi Ministry of Health confirms first case of coronavirus in Baghdad. The infected person returned from Iran through Turkey
US State Department: Iraqi Hezbollah still poses a threat to our forces
State Department designates Kata'ib Hezbollah secretary general Ahmed al-Hamdawi as a specially designated global terrorist. The US designated KH a foreign terrorist organization back in 2009
Iraqi Ministry of Health: citizens travel to China, Iran, Thailand, South Korea, Japan, Singapore, Italy, Kuwait and Bahrain is banned
Protest in Basra
Iraqi demonstrators gather for anti-government protest at Habobi square, in Nasiriyah, Dhiqar province
1 month ago
Turkey issues warning to its citizens, advises against travel to Iraq due to coronavirus outbreak
Iraqi Prime Minister Muhammad Allawi announces voting on his cabinet tomorrow
The Minister of Health of the Kurdistan Region of Iraq announces the imposition of quarantine on the two thousand people who recently returned from Iran
We respect your privacy. Our website is using cookies for 3rd party advertising, analytics, language and user settings. By continuing to browse our site you agree to our use of cookies, Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.
I agree