31 July 2021
The US State Department: The attacks on Americans and coalition forces began as a result of the maximum pressure campaign and did not start with the Biden administration
State Dept spox says the Biden admin has shown it will take necessary & defensive military action, & act in coordination with the govt of Iraq & coalition partners. Says those will be hallmarks of "any forthcoming responses" when discussing the rocket attack on Al-Asad air base
Any response to the attacks in Iraq will be in coordination with the Iraqi government and our allies - State Department
4 month ago
British Foreign Minister: The attack on the Ain al-Assad base undermines the stability of Iraq
"It's a rocket attack and we have seen rocket attacks from Shia-backed militias in the past" per @PentagonPresSec, though he maintains it is still too early for attribution
The Pentagon: We are investigating with the Iraqi authorities on the side behind the missile attack that targeted the Ain Al-Assad base
4 month ago
Pentagon press secretary John Kirby: Rocket attack on al-Asad airbase was launched "east of the base"
Iraq: Defense Ministry video showing strikes launched by Iraqi F-16 fighter jets in the area north of Salah al-Din and southwest of Kirkuk against positions of ISIS militants4 month ago
Iraq: Defense Ministry video showing strikes launched by Iraqi F-16 fighter jets in the area north of Salah al-Din and southwest of Kirkuk against positions of ISIS militants
Three members of Kata'ib Hezbollah were reportedly killed near Jurf al-Naser in an IED explosion4 month ago
Three members of Kata'ib Hezbollah were reportedly killed near Jurf al-Naser in an IED explosion
4 month ago
Britain: We condemn the attack on Ain Al-Assad base in Iraq, which is hosting the coalition forces
4 month ago
Britain: We stand with Iraq against the militias that want escalation in the region
Images (c/o Iraqi Shiite insurgent source Sabereen News): Alleged photos showing the aftermath of an IED attack by Brigades of Qasim al-Jabarin targeting a convoy supplying the U.S. military as it passed through the town of Al-Yusifiya, south of the Iraqi capital Baghdad4 month ago
Images (c/o Iraqi Shiite insurgent source "Sabereen News"): Alleged photos showing the aftermath of an IED attack by "Brigades of Qasim al-Jabarin" targeting a convoy supplying the U.S. military as it passed through the town of Al-Yusifiya, south of the Iraqi capital Baghdad
Biden: We're trying to determine who is responsible for the missile attacks in Iraq
Iraqi Shiite insurgents have allegedly carried out at least 3 IED attacks today targeting convoys supplying the U.S. military as they passed through Samawah, Al-Diwaniyah, and the Baghdad area-at least one of which (the first) was claimed by "Brigades of Qasim al-Jabarin
4 month ago
According to Iraqi sources: Surveillance cameras showed that the vehicle carrying the missile platform had passed without being searched at a military checkpoint
4 month ago
Official in the US Central Command: The missiles used in the attack on the Ain Al-Assad base in Iraq are of 122 mm caliber and it is not ruled out that Shiite militias are behind it
Kataib Said al-Shuhada disowns the rocket attack on Erbil claims that perpetrator who was arrested by the Kurdistan Region's security forces confessed under "torture"
The White House: We maintain a proportional and calculated response to the attack on the Ain Al-Assad base
The Kurdistan Region's counterterrorism unit has published what appears to be the taped confession of one of the four alleged perpetrators of the February 15 rocket attacks on Erbil, who says the rockets were 'Iranian made'
Pro-Iran 14th Brigade of the PMF, Kata'ib Sayyid al-Shuhada are reportedly behind the attack against Erbil, Iraq after Haider Hamza Abbas al-Bayati, a reported member was arrested by Kurdistan Security Forces
Pro Iranian militia Kataib Sayid Al-Shuhada is behind recent Erbil attack
U.S. officials: American contractor died of heart attack today in Iraq at same base where 10 rockets hit at 7:20 am local time. Officials say it's not clear if the rockets caused the heart attack. The incident is under investigation. No U.S. troops killed or wounded in attack
Launch site of rockets that hit Asad airbase5 month ago
Launch site of rockets that hit Asad airbase
Al-Kazemi: Foreign forces entered Iraq at the request of the government at the time, and our dialogue even expelled 60% of them
Al-Kazemi: Holding the perpetrators accountable will damage the reputation of the Iraqi security forces
Pope says will make Iraq trip despite rocket attack - AFP
CRAM defense system did engage on nearly half of 122 mm rockets that were fired today on Ain Al Assad base in Iraq hosting US troops. At least 10 rockets hit the base
British Ambassador to Iraq: The coalition forces are present to confront ISIS at the invitation of Baghdad
Iraq: Sources report an IED attack that allegedly targeted a logistics support convoy led by Iraqi contractors on behalf of the international coalition in al Samawah governorate
The Iraqi Security Media Cell: The bombing of the Ain Al-Assad base was carried out with 10 Grad rockets, without losses
US forces say 10 missiles have targeted the Ain Al-Asad base in Iraq
OIR Spokesman: Initial report: 10 rockets targeted an Iraqi military base, Al Asad Airbase, hosting Coalition troops, on March 03, 2021 at approx 7:20 a.m. (Iraqi time). Iraqi SF are leading the response & investigation. Further information will be released as it becomes available
Pro-PMF Sabreen News shared the photo a launcher allegedly used to attack Al Asad base with rockets5 month ago
Pro-PMF Sabreen News shared the photo a launcher allegedly used to attack Al Asad base with rockets
Iraq- Following weeks of protests and multiple killing by security forces, sparking solidarity protests in other cities, the governor of Nasiriyyah has resigned
5 month ago
Internal Security Forces (Asayish) in Hawl Camp, east of Syria's Hasakah, found a body of an Iraqi refugee who was killed by unknown individuals
Iran-backed Hashd al-Shaabi operation against ISIS sleeper cells in Diyala province.  Using US armored vehicles delivered to Iraq army5 month ago
Iran-backed Hashd al-Shaabi operation against ISIS sleeper cells in Diyala province. Using US armored vehicles delivered to Iraq army
Something is going on in Iraq civil air traffic is diverting
Babel:Security alert and the closure of some streets in conjunction with the emergence of popular demonstrations
Heavy deployment of security forces in conjunction with the exit of protest demonstrations in Babylon
Harakat Hezbollah al-Nujaba's spokesman explained, "Despite considering the U.S. embassy in Baghdad as a den of spies, the resistance had agreed not to target it. From now on, it reserves the right to attack U.S. targets in this country
The spokesman for Iraqi Shiite militia Harakat Hezbollah al-Nujaba, Nasr al-Shammari, has declared, "All previous agreements [with the Iraqi government] have been annulled and the resistance now reserves the right to set its own priorities
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