Map. History of Iraq conflict

14 December 2019
Iraqi militias reject U.S. naming of Iran's Guards as terrorist group
Villagers are on alert in the Qarachogh mountains after they say ISIS opened fire on Iraqi forces. Chwar Choman village was evacuated a week ago, says a local. No immediate casualties reported as of Friday night.
Iraqi 8th Division receives 200 ISIS prisoners from Syrian Democratic Forces. Prisoners to be taken to Baghdad for investigation and trial.
8 month ago
Airstrikes against Zap and Avashin
In Iraq, Saraya Salam Militia announces it has stopped ISIS attempt to infiltrate Samarra from the east through a series of ambushes that killed a number of ISIS and turned remainder back.
Iraq: 1000+ Ukrainian Fort-19 9x19mm pistols apparently seized by Iraqi Border Police, from a container apparently marked as "Bicycles". The serials are even still visible, come in the full packaging and a spare magazine
Two brigades of Iraqi Counter-Terrorism Forces commence operation against ISIS remnants in northern Hamrin Mountains
Situation in Kurdistan has reached point that people will take to streets like Sudan, Algeria: New Generation
PM @AdilAbdAlMahdi orders the Counter-Terrorism Services, supported by the Army Aviation and @Coalition aircrafts, to conduct operations targeting Daesh remnants and their caves in the Hamrin Mountains.
Syria's Kurds announce the agreement with Baghdad to return about 31 thousand Iraqis to their country
IS militants claim it killed or wounded 7 Iraqi Tribal Hashd militia near Jumayla and an IED attack near the Umm al-Shababit Bridge, Shirqat
Three unidentified explosions in the Qaim district of western Iraq on the Syrian-Iraqi border.
Iraq: Baghdad has offered the US-led coalition to try hundreds of foreign IS suspects in exchange for millions of dollars, three Iraqi officials told @AFP
Military operations against ISIS continue: U.S.-led coalition says week after final ISIS territory recaptured, 52 strikes launched in Syria and Iraq: statement
Iraq's popular forces detonate a booby-trapped car driven by a suicide bomber in Salahuddine
Iraqi security forces reopen the closed roads and lift the "concrete" blocks in various neighborhoods and streets of Baghdad.
Iraqi Diyala Police deny they have withdrawn from Khanaqiin district in northeast Diyala Province. What is happening is a rotation of forces. Security situation in Khanaqiin is stabilized.
8 month ago
Islamic State: A sticky bomb (IED) killed an Iraqi intelligence officer and destroyed his vehicle, al-Qa'im, West Anbar, Iraq
Captured ISIS oil minister interrogated by Syrian Democratic Forces says ISIS stole 40 tons of gold from Mosul and took it to Syria
In Iraq, Anbar Province Council says ISIS suicide attacks in west Anbar near Syrian border are due to pressure from security forces; ISIS members have no choice but to blow themselves up as they are forced out of hiding places.
Security forces in Erbil defuse an IED bomb on Erbil-Kasnazan road
Turkish war jets heavily bombarding some sites belong to Christian villages between Akre and Amedi towns near Duhok in Kurdistan region of Iraq.
The Iraqi city of Basra is struggling to cope with a growing drug problem that has overcrowded prisons and strained police resources, only months after violent protests over poor municipal services.
In Iraq, improvised explosive device targeting patrol kills 1 security force member and injures another in village south of Baquba in Diyala Province.
A number of ISIS militants were killed in coalition airstrikes targeted their hideout in Kirkuk on Monday.
Iraqi Najaf Province police announce the arrest of one of the top ISIS desert reconnaissance officers. He was responsible for transporting ISIS fighters through desert areas and desert safe houses.
Iraqi Foreign Minister: we reject US sanctions on Iran.
8 month ago
Turkish forces 'neutralise' wanted PKK member Mehmet Soysuren in northern Iraq, Turkey's Defense Ministry says
Rouhani: IRGC protected Erbil and Sulaimani from ISIS assaults.
Iraqi FM says Baghdad is working to bring Syria back into the fold at the Arab League. "The time has come for this."
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