8 December 2021
SOCOM CASA CN235 96-6046 heading towards Erbil Iraq
PM Al-Kazemi directs the opening of an immediate investigation into the protests and clashes with security in Baghdad
The Sadrist Movement: The escalation of the losing blocs in the elections is a dangerous matter
30 injured in clashes between security and demonstrators rejecting the election results
Iraqi sources: The demonstrators tried to storm the Green Zone in Baghdad from a side close to the Ministry of Defense
Violent clashes between demonstrators and security forces in central Baghdad
Baghdad: So far one killed and several wounded
Pro Shia militia supporters cross the security lines. Clashes ongoing
Iraqi security forces open fire to disperse demonstrators near the Green Zone in Baghdad
Both Al-Sinak and Al-Jumhuriya bridges in Baghdad closed, amid tensions between the pro Shia militias and security forces
1 month ago
Turkish Drone orbiting west of Amedi
Closure of some entrances to the Green Zone in Baghdad in anticipation of the demonstrations of the forces rejecting the election results
We confirmed during talks with Iraqi officials that US is committed to maintain its military presence in Iraq - Pentagon
"The United States remain committed to maintaining the US military presence in Iraq at the invitation of the Iraqi government to support the Iraqi security forces & Kurdish Peshmerga as they lead in the fight against ISIS" @DeptofDefense's Cmdr Jessica McNulty tells @VOANews
Pentagon comment on mtg with #Iraq officials abt troop presence & eventual end of combat role "We will fulfill the commitments we made.following the July US-Iraq Strategic Dialogue & continue to work toward that objective with our Iraqi partners" per @DeptofDefense spox
Head of the State of Law Coalition, Nuri al-Maliki, receives the Ambassador of the Republic of Iran to Iraq, Iraj Masjedi, and discusses with him the developments of political and security situations on the regional and international arenas, and the early parliamentary elections in Iraq and the objections that resulted from the results and their impact on the political situation in the country
A meeting between two Iraqi committees and the international coalition to discuss plans after the withdrawal of the combat forces of the coalition
Clashes between Peshmarga forces and IS militants near Altun Kopri town between Erbil and Kirkuk
In Iraq, Basra Court sentences two civilians to death for killing a protester
Inherent Resolve:Iraqi Counter-Terrorism Service arrested a 6-member Daesh cell in Anbar, said @IraqiCTS1 month ago
Inherent Resolve:Iraqi Counter-Terrorism Service arrested a 6-member Daesh cell in Anbar, said @IraqiCTS
1 month ago
Turkish President Erdoğan: on Cross-border operation against terrorist organizations: will be done when it should be done, of course. You can't take a step back from it.
The Basra Criminal Court issued a death sentence against the person convicted of killing two Basrawi journalists Ahmed Abdel Samad (reporter) and Safaa Ghali (cameraman). Ahmed was an outspoken journalist who was criticising Iran & Iran-backed groups
Muqtada al-Sadr: We have no differences with the political forces except regarding internal and external reform
3 rockets fell at dawn on a neighborhood in western Baghdad, according to an Iraqi security source who spoke with Al-Jazeera
1 month ago
ISIS attack Peshmerga forces northern Kirkuk. Two Peshmergas killed
1 month ago
Kurdish media, on the authority of a security source: mortar shelling targets the village of Muqdadiya in Iraq
1 month ago
Curfew decided in Miqdadiyah town near Diyalah, Iraq due to security threats
170 polling stations undergoing manual recount in Iraq today. Roughly 2000 to be completed in total
Iraq: retaliatory measures against Sunni villages of Diyala province following the death and injury of a dozens of Shia sect
1 month ago
ISIS claims responsibility for the attack on the town of Al-Rashad in Muqdadiya, eastern Iraq
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