Map. History of Iraq conflict

18 August 2018
PMF announced the killing of 82 ISIS between Feb 24th and March 27th during operations in Riyadh and Rashad admin districts encompassing 20 villages. They eliminated notable commanders like Jassim Al-Marzouk, Emir of the Riyadh district (continued)
Special Technical governmentnt of Iraqi Police in Anbar carried out operation against IS cell in Tharthar desert north of Ramadi.
Iraqi premier Haider al-Abadi arrives in Japan for official visit
Commander Qassem Shasho (Yazidi) says that PKK withdrawal from Sinjar is a lie.
4 month ago
KCNA: "Before the Afghan War the U.S. claimed thatit would provide the Afghan people with 'genuine democracy.' The slogan when the U.S. put up to invade Iraq was to offer 'freedom' and 'democracy.' But the Iraqi people did not receive freedom and democracy."
4 month ago
"That's a very deep ideological divide" per @brett_mcgurk "That makes the problem harder than just, hey, we have to get the Kurds over the river and everything will be fine"
4 month ago
Ideological divides also playing out in/around Manbij per @brett_mcgurk - inside tending to be more secular while groups outside Manbij tend to be "more Islamist orientation"
4 month ago
"Where we are is a diplomatic process to try to resolve some of the tensions across that demarcation line outside of Manbij" per @brett_mcgurk "It's is incredibly complex"
4 month ago
The Iraq border - "That is where ISIS still remains," per @brett_mcgurk "We are committed to finishing the campaign against ISIS we're not finished"
4 month ago
"How desperate that situation was, it's really impossible to exaggerate" per Special Presidential Envoy @brett_mcgurk of Iraq ISIS in 2014 "We were dusting off plans to possible evacuate our embassy" FraughtTerrain
Iraqi Interior Minister Qassim al-Araji: Iraq, Kuwait and SaudiArabia set to work jointly on shared borders in post-ISIS period
4 month ago
PM @HaiderAlAbadi: I will visit Japan soon to discuss strengthening the partnership between the two countries and encourage Japanese investment in Iraq
Operation Tigris Shield: Turkish forces advance 17 km in Iraqi Kurdish region and establish new bases and roads in order to face PKK.
Hezbollah Battalion's fighters from Tuz Khurmato took part in search operations east of the city today.
Iraqi security: 65 Islamic State militants killed in Anbar ambush
Iraq condemns 6 Turkish women to death for ISIS membership - judiciary
Dilovan Barzani, brother of Kurdish Prime Minister @PMBarzani, dies from heart attack
Defense Ministry, Peshmerga, U.S. officials meet on forming joint task force at disputed regions: Official
4 month ago
Special flight carrying mortal remains of 38 Indians killed in Iraq's Mosul, lands in Amritsar. MoS MEA VK Singh is onboard
Turkish jets destroy eight targets used as shelters by militants in northern Iraq's Hakurk and Qandil regions on Sunday, Turkey's military says
4 month ago
PM @HaiderAlAbadi: The government is working on providing all the needs of the Independent High Electoral Commission without interfering in its work. We call upon all citizens to pick up their electoral cards, and we will hold accountable anyone who sells or buys these cards
Local official: PKK has departed Sinjar, Iraq. Iraqi Army, PMU (Hashd) and local police have fully deployed throughout Sinjar region.
Turkish Army says the operation to clean Pkk from Hakurk area in Northen Iraq continues."They had ran away from their hideouts in the area"
Protests continue in Kurdistan Region for 7th day in row
Iraqi Airways airplane landed at King Khalid International Airport in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia for the first time in 27 years.
Iraqi forces launch large scale operations against ISIS and Kurdish Islamists 'White Flags' in Southern Kirkuk province to maintain pressure on sleeper cells instigating rouge attacks on highways.
Iraqi MP from Parliament Defense Committee: Turkish President's statements about intervention in Sinjar are to gage possible Iraqi reaction to an intervention. There is coordination between Baghdad and Turkey. Unilateral Turkish intervention unlikely.
Just 11 airstrikes vs ISIS in Iraq and Syria from March 23-29, 4 in Iraq and 7 in Syria, per @CJTFOIR
[email protected]: Between March 23-March 29, US-led Coalition military forces conducted 7 strikes targeting ISIS in Syria and 4 strikes in Iraq
Member of Anbar Council, Iraq: PMU (Hashd) is preventing displaced residents from returning to their homes in Jazira Khaldiya area east of Ramadi. Local government and security officials want PMU out.
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