Iraq: 15 militants were killed in a joint military operation with the International Coalition in Mtaibija and Salah al-Din
Deir ez-Zur Medical sources: 21 killed and 36 wounded as a result of airstrikes on alHashed and the Iranian militias locations in Al Bukamal last night, and Iranian militias seized all the blood bags from city's hospitals for the wounded
At least 18 fighters killed in the attack in Syria-Iraq border: Syria n Observatory
According to the mayor of the Iraqi town of Al-Qaim on the Syrian border: Iranian plans to establish a "land bridge" through Iraq to Iran's regional allies in Syria and Lebanon are "nearly complete."
Iraqi security sources: Explosions targeted areas in the capital Baghdad, resulting in a number of wounded
One Iranian border guard was killed and another injured in a attack on a border post in Marivan District in the western province of Kurdistan
In a rare move, the top admiral overseeing US Navy SEALs has relieved the top 3 senior leaders of SEAL Team 7 from their positions Friday "due to a loss of confidence that resulted from leadership failures" after subordinates were accused of misbehavior while deployed to Iraq
Reports that US convoy of 108 trucks loaded with military equipment coming from Jordan through the port of Trebil arrived Ayn al Assad airbase in Iraq/Anbar. Last May more than 60 US military vehicles had also arrived Ayn al Assad base using same route from Jordan
Report claims @FATIHYILDIZ_MFA has breached Iraqi sovereignty, acts against diplomatic protocols by visiting Iraqi markets and ask Iraqi merchants to import Turkish eggs and put pressure on Iraqi government to cancel the decision to import Turkish eggs
The Saudi Crown Prince and Iraqi Prime Minister stressed by telephone the importance of joint coordination to achieve stability in the oil markets
The PMU in Iraq decides to form an air force of the PMU
Brigade 9 in PMF with backing from Iraq Army killed 3 ISIS southeast of Tikrit during operations earlier
This morning 1 civilian was injured by IED in the area of 'Abara near Baqubah
Reports that an American volunteer working for a NGO dismantling explosives was killed in an EOD accident about 2 hours ago near Qayyarah
Iraq: Army and militia forces launch anti-ISIS security operation on Al-Baghdadi Island, north of Ramadi
Authorities in Northern Syria ban operations of Kurdistan24 TV in SDF-held areas, shut down its offices, over 'talkshow insult' of PKK leading figure and KCK co-chair Besê Hozat
Iraq's govt suspends Hurra TV for 3 months over a program that exposed corruption among Sunni and Shiite clerics
Clashes between Sadrist Saraya al Salam and ISIS in Samarra city 313th brigade of Saraya al-Salam killed 8 ISIS members and clashes left 2 members of Saraya al Salam dead and 2 others wounded
A new US military logistics convoy enters YPG-controlled territory from Iraq
"We're not complacent about force protection" in Iraq, adds Dunford
"We remain focused on supporting Iraq and supporting our forces in Iraq to go after ISIS," says @EsperDoD
Iraq: Hundreds of displaced Iraqis were transferred today from Hammam al-Alil camp in Nineweh to their hometown in Hawija, despite major concerns by humanitarian actors
Iraqi Prime Minister Adil Abdul-Mahdi: "We affirm our readiness to respond firmly and by all available means to any aggression targeting Iraq."
Iraqi MP: next week, Parliament will discuss Israeli attacks on Iraq
Iraq: Cabinet met today and discussed "ongoing investigations" into attacks on PMF bases across Iraq over the last 5+ weeks, but no details on preliminary findings. With weekly presser with @AdilAbdAlMahdi cancelled, no opportunity today to ask him directly
Pentagon: "U.S. forces did not conduct the recent attack on a convoy or any recent attacks that resulted in the explosion of ammunition storage facilities in Iraq. Statements to the contrary are false, misleading, and inflammatory."
There are reports that Shiite militiamen from Iraq's Popular Mobilization Forces have downed an unidentified drone aircraft in Iraq's Nineveh province
Goverment of UK's The Foreign and Commonwealth Office advise not to travel Iraq esp. Anbar, Ninewa, Diyala,Salahaddin, Kirkuk. Saying "The security situation throughout Iraq remains uncertain, and could deteriorate quickly."
The Iraqi Foreign Ministry says it will take all diplomatic and legal measures to stop any action that violates Iraq's sovereignty
Iraqi Foreign Ministry: We will take all diplomatic and legal measures to address any action that violates Iraq's sovereignty and territorial integrity