17 July 2024
US assessing that it destroyed 80 of the 85 targets it hit during Friday's wave of airstrikes against Iran-backed militias in Iraq & Syria, per @PentagonPresSec MajGen Pat Ryder. No US estimate on casualties
Syrian Democratic Forces: We affirm our right to an appropriate military response to the source of the attack on the Al-Omar field
The Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) announces that six of its fighters were killed in a drone strike on a US base at al-Omar oilfield in eastern Syria - Statement
Iraqi armed factions: Targeting the American Al-Omar oil field base in Syria with drones
The Pentagon: An evaluation of the strikes in Iraq and Syria showed that 84 out of 85 targets were destroyed or functionally damaged.
An Iraqi security source told Al-Sharq: The leader of Asaib Ahl al-Haq, Naji al-Kaabi, was assassinated by fire from unknown gunmen in Maysan Governorate.
Biden in a message to the US House of Representatives: I did not violate the Constitution in the strikes on Syria and Iraq, and I will not hesitate to do so again
Biden in a message to the US House of Representatives: If necessary, I will direct additional measures, including against the Iranian Revolutionary Guard
Biden in a message to the US House of Representatives: The strikes on Syria and Iraq are aimed at deterring the Revolutionary Guard and its militias from threatening our forces and interests.
Biden in a message to the US House of Representatives: Iranian militias carried out attacks against our forces in Syria and Iraq, so a response was necessary.
Turkish Ministry of Defense: 5 Kurdistan Workers' Party militants killed in northern Iraq
5 month ago
Lebanon Hezbollah: “US aggression on Iraq, Syria, and Yemen expose false claims of not seeking to expand the conflict in the region; on the contrary, it contributes to inflaming conflict, tension, and escalating wars in the region”
Al-Nujaba militia, issues a threat of retaliation against the recent US airstrikes, asserting their capability to match and surpass the actions of the US — statement
Iraqi Prime Minister @mohamedshia announced one day general mourning for those who killed by the US attacks on Iranian Backed Groups in Iraq yesterday evening
5 month ago
Islamic Resistance in Iraq: We attacked the "Kharab al-Jir" base deep inside Syria with drones, and we confirm the continued destruction of enemy strongholds.
5 month ago
Russian Foreign Ministry: We call for a session of the UN Security Council to study the situation following the U.S. strikes
Turkish soldier killed in clash with PKK in Kurdistan Region5 month ago
Turkish soldier killed in clash with PKK in Kurdistan Region
The Iraqi Parliament: The international coalition forces are now threatening the security, stability and sovereignty of Iraq and must be removed immediately
The Iraqi Parliament: The repeated U.S. targeting of Iraqi security headquarters is a great disdain that cannot be accepted
Leader of the PMF, Hadi Al-Amiri: The Iraqi Prime Minister must quickly end the foreign military presence
The Iraqi Presidency: U.S. attacks will undermine the chances of success of the ongoing negotiations with the international coalition
The Iraqi Presidency: The attack on the city of Al-Qaim is a blatant violation of the country's sovereignty
The Iraqi Foreign Ministry summons the Chargé d'Affairs of the US Embassy in Baghdad "to protest the American aggression"
ABC Network, citing the Director of Operations at the US Joint Chiefs of Staff: Our strikes included 3 facilities in Iraq and 4 in Syria
Iranian Foreign Ministry: The U.S. attacks represent a "dangerous mistake" that will lead to increased tension and instability in the region
Iranian Foreign Ministry: We strongly condemn the American military attacks on a number of areas in Syria and Iraq
The Iraqi government: U.S. falsified the facts by claiming that the strikes were coordinated in advance with us
The Iraqi government states; the recent ‘blatant’ aggression resulted in the loss of 16 lives, including civilians, with 25 individuals sustaining injuries. Additionally, there were damages to residential buildings and private property owned by citizens
The Syrian Foreign Ministry condemns the U.S. attack and says that the United States is fueling the conflict in the region in a "dangerous way."
No attack was carried out on Harir airbase in Erbil province, contrary to claims by the Islamic Resistance in Iraq – Security source tells Rudaw