Map. History of Iraq conflict

21 January 2018
Massive Iraqi forces crowd spotted near Taza Khurmatu, southern Kirkuk.3 month ago
Massive Iraqi forces crowd spotted near Taza Khurmatu, southern Kirkuk.
3 month ago
"News of war or invasion are simply not true. No clashes are occurring. Federal forces returning their original positions" Iraqi Army Spox
We're here at K1 base and won't leave Kurdish soil. We'd rather give our lives than leave this land. - Kurdish Peshmerga Officer3 month ago
"We're here at K1 base and won't leave Kurdish soil. We'd rather give our lives than leave this land." - Kurdish Peshmerga Officer
Air activity over Kirkuk amid kirkukcrises over the objectives Iraqi army claims to aim for and frontlines3 month ago
Air activity over Kirkuk amid #kirkukcrises over the objectives Iraqi army claims to aim for and frontlines
3 month ago
Confirmed: K1 base and Kirkuk airfield is under Peshmerga control(1:40 am)
3 month ago
Iraqi forces are moving toward Kirkuk university(South of Kirkuk)
The governor of Kirkuk Najmaldin Karim urges the people of the city to come out on the streets to protect themselves from Hashd.3 month ago
The governor of Kirkuk Najmaldin Karim urges the people of the city to come out on the streets to protect themselves from Hashd.
3 month ago
Iraqi forces are moving toward in Nineveh plains to regain control areas controlled by Peshmerga.
3 month ago
Kirkuk Governor: We will defend our city and we will not remain spectators
3 month ago
It's fake
Iraqi media reports that K1 airbase was handed over to Iraqi forces by Peshmerga without any fight
3 month ago
Rudaw live: no gun fire or contacts between Iran backed militiamen and Peshmerga yet. Be aware of fakenews
3 month ago
Iraqi forces came to the north oil company and asked the forces inside to hand it over to federal govt forces. Kirkuk
3 month ago
Two Peshmerga from Maktab Khalid: we have withdrawn to Topzawa
Iraqi forces backed by Iranian militias heading towards Kirkuk.3 month ago
Iraqi forces backed by Iranian militias heading towards Kirkuk.
3 month ago
Iraqi military sources confirm the launch of a military operation in Kirkuk to surround the city
3 month ago
Forces that have been tasked to retake Kirkuk are: Iraq Army 9th and 15th Div , Federal police, Counter Terrorism, PMU not participating
3 month ago
Senior Peshmerga source: Shia Militias/other Forces are approaching our positions,a real risk of confronting now in Kirkuk
Video: Iraqi forces celebrating at they seized abandoned Peshmerga checkpoint3 month ago
Video: Iraqi forces celebrating at they seized abandoned Peshmerga checkpoint
3 month ago
Iraqi army says the movement is just "redeployment" of forces around Kirkuk."
3 month ago
KR Security council: Iraqi forces/PMF now advancing from Taza in South of Kirkuk in a major op with intention to enter the city and takeover K1 base and oil fields.
3 month ago
Iraqi forces are heading toward Bai Hassan oilfield Kirkuk.
3 month ago
Reuters: Iraqi forces advancing towards the city of Kirkuk
PMU that withdrew from Talward this afternoon are coming back3 month ago
PMU that withdrew from Talward this afternoon are coming back
Now in Taza Khurmatu. PMF Forces movements , telling people we are heading to Kirkuk.3 month ago
Now in Taza Khurmatu. PMF Forces movements , telling people we are heading to Kirkuk.
Video: Iraqi forces moving onto Kirkuk in the night3 month ago
Video: Iraqi forces moving onto Kirkuk in the night
Iraqi forces advancing towards Taza, Debis, Bai Hassan Oil fields and Kirkuk airbase3 month ago
Iraqi forces advancing towards Taza, Debis, Bai Hassan Oil fields and Kirkuk airbase
3 month ago
Report that Peshmerga hands over checkpoints and vehicles to Iraqi forces at Dibis district of Kirkuk
3 month ago
Iraqi forces are advancing toward Kirkuk airbase.
Iraqi forces deployed Abrams tanks to Kirkuk area3 month ago
Iraqi forces deployed Abrams tanks to Kirkuk area
3 month ago
PMF send more reinforcement from Hawija to Kirkuk perimeters.
Shia militias publish videos of burning Kurdish houses in Tuz Khormato in south Kirkuk Iraq Kurdistan via Turkmen Youths of Iraq T.G.M3 month ago
Shia militias publish videos of burning Kurdish houses in Tuz Khormato in south Kirkuk Iraq Kurdistan via Turkmen Youths of Iraq T.G.M
Iraqi Forces uncovered an IED / SVBIED factory in Akashat, West Anbar today.3 month ago
Iraqi Forces uncovered an IED / SVBIED factory in Akashat, West Anbar today.
3 month ago
KRG: we are ready to resolve all outstanding problems with the federal government through understanding and dialogue
Iraqi forces are on the move. Kirkuk3 month ago
Iraqi forces are on the move. Kirkuk
South Kirkuk now: CTS, Army, Federal police, and PMU commanders.3 month ago
South Kirkuk now: CTS, Army, Federal police, and PMU commanders.
Another video with PKK in Kirkuk area3 month ago
Another video with PKK in Kirkuk area
3 month ago
PMF burns a Peshmerga house in Khurmatu, southern Kirkuk.
3 month ago
KRG denies bringing in PKK fighters
3 month ago
Baghdad accuses Kurdish authorities of bringing PKK fighters to Kirkuk
3 month ago
Baghdad: PKK's presence in Kirkuk is a declaration of war
Iraq government accuses Kurdish authorities of bringing PKK fighters to Kirkuk, says PKK involvement in Kirkuk is ''declaration of war''3 month ago
Iraq government accuses Kurdish authorities of bringing PKK fighters to Kirkuk, says PKK involvement in Kirkuk is ''declaration of war''
3 month ago
Iran shuts border crossings to Kurdistan Region, says Iraqi Foreign Ministry
3 month ago
Sources say KDP-PUK agreed on suspending the referendum for 1 yr, but this will be too problematic as future of Kirkuk will remain disputed
3 month ago
KDP-PUK meeting seemed to be positive as they seem to have given up their stubborness. Both support dialogue and independence isn't mentioned
3 month ago
Jalal Talabani presidential special brigades (all Kurds but under Iraq control) to be brought to Kirkuk. Kirkuk governor to be changed
3 month ago
According to a source, KDP and PUK agreed on following to settle the Kirkuk crisis with Baghdad: a joint Pesh-ISF force in K1 base and airport
3 month ago
KDP and PUK reject demands to nullify the referendum results, refuse preconditions for dialogue with Baghdad
3 month ago
Iranian Ministry of Foreign Affairs denies that land borders with Kurdistan Region have been closed, ISNA
Barzani arrived at the meeting of Kurdish leaders in Dokan3 month ago
Barzani arrived at the meeting of Kurdish leaders in Dokan
3 month ago
President @masoud_barzani meets Iraqi President Fuad Masum in Sulaimani to discuss Kirkuk tension
Residents in Taza Kirkuk welcoming the Iraqi Army 9th Div, residents have opened their houses for the troops and cooked for them.3 month ago
Residents in Taza Kirkuk welcoming the Iraqi Army 9th Div, residents have opened their houses for the troops and cooked for them.
3 month ago
Iran closes its border crossings with the Kurdistan Region
3 month ago
Iran shuts down the trade line crossing border gate with Kurdistan in Haji Omaran and Bashmakh. Tourism line is still operational.
IQAF carried out several airstrikes near Horan Valley, to include destroying an ISIS oil tank convoy comprised of 300 vehicles.3 month ago
IQAF carried out several airstrikes near Horan Valley, to include destroying an ISIS oil tank convoy comprised of 300 vehicles.
Hashd (PMF) Forces on Baghdad-Kirkuk road are heading back to Taza town, Peshmerga intelligence officer says3 month ago
Hashd (PMF) Forces on Baghdad-Kirkuk road are heading back to Taza town, Peshmerga intelligence officer says
3 month ago
Bafel Talabani and 2 other senior military commanders of PUK have met today w Qassem Soleimani and Hadi alAmiri in Kirkuk to reach an agreement.
Kirkuk governor who visits people who have taken up arms in the city: this shows that you are loyal to Kirkuk, Kurdistan3 month ago
Kirkuk governor who visits people who have taken up arms in the city: this shows that you are loyal to Kirkuk, Kurdistan
Video: Golden Division anti-terror unit is waiting orders to move against separatists militias3 month ago
Video: "Golden Division" anti-terror unit is waiting orders to move "against separatists militias"
Counter-terrorism units active on the  road Baghdad-Kirkuk3 month ago
Counter-terrorism units active on the road Baghdad-Kirkuk
Ayub Yousif, Peshmerga commander south of Kirkuk: we have orders to engage in fighting if attacked by Iraqi forces, Hashd al-Shaabi3 month ago
Ayub Yousif, Peshmerga commander south of Kirkuk: we have orders to engage in fighting if attacked by Iraqi forces, Hashd al-Shaabi
3 month ago
Azad Jabari head of security committee at Kirkuk council says the Coalition warned both sides not make any moves
Kurdish forces are reinforcing to Makhmur3 month ago
Kurdish forces are reinforcing to Makhmur
3 month ago
There are rumors that Baghdad deadline has been extended for another 24 hours to give time for more negotiations with Kurds in Kirkuk
3 month ago
Kurdish Peshmerga rejects Iraqi forces warning to withdraw from junction south of Kirkuk
Civilians in Kirkuk take up arms, say we are volunteers, as Kurdistan Security Council say Iraq plans to attack tonight, Baghdad denies it3 month ago
Civilians in Kirkuk take up arms, say "we are volunteers," as Kurdistan Security Council say Iraq plans to attack tonight, Baghdad denies it
In Tuz Khormato , the situation is quiet , says a senior Peshmerga commander via telephone Iraq Kurdistan3 month ago
In Tuz Khormato , the situation is quiet , says a senior Peshmerga commander via telephone Iraq Kurdistan
Video released 2 days ago shows deployment of Barzani's Peshmerga Tanks to Kirkuk to confront Iraqi Army.3 month ago
Video released 2 days ago shows deployment of Barzani's Peshmerga Tanks to Kirkuk to confront Iraqi Army.
Over 100 barrels of Chlorine were found in Tal Afar today. 15th Division Engineers also dismantled 3 IED factories.3 month ago
Over 100 barrels of Chlorine were found in Tal Afar today. 15th Division Engineers also dismantled 3 IED factories.
PKK presence in Kirkuk city with images of Abdullah Ocalan seen earlier today3 month ago
PKK presence in Kirkuk city with images of Abdullah Ocalan seen earlier today
3 month ago
Special Presidential Envoy for the Global Coalition to Counter ISIS Brett McGurk expected to visit Kurdistan Region
Peshmerga are gathering now in Kurdish areas in Kirkuk waiting for the deadline to expire 2am to see if Iraqi army attacks (pics Shorija)3 month ago
Peshmerga are gathering now in Kurdish areas in Kirkuk waiting for the deadline to expire 2am to see if Iraqi army attacks (pics Shorija)
3 month ago
Peshmerga commander Kirkuki: Iraqi army has given Peshmerga until midnight to leave their posts in Kirkuk or face attack
3 month ago
PMF shelling Peshmerga positions in Khurmatu. 3 RPG hit senior PUK official home.
Member of the Iraqi parliament from Kirkuk on Kurdish media on camera with a gun saying he will fight the Iraqi army if they enter Kirkuk.3 month ago
Member of the Iraqi parliament from Kirkuk on Kurdish media on camera with a gun saying he will fight the Iraqi army if they enter Kirkuk.
3 month ago
Iraq National Security Service just finished a multiple successful raids on ISIS sleeper cells in west Mosul.
PMUs opened the first field hospital of south Hawija3 month ago
PMUs opened the first field hospital of south Hawija
3 month ago
ISIS attacks Iraqi PMU (Hashd) official internet site and tries to gain control of it.
3 month ago
US envoy @brett_mcgurk visits Iraq for first time after Kurdsitan Referendum met Iraqi officials not clear he will visit Erbil
3 month ago
A senior PUK delegation is visiting Baghdad today to meet PM al-Abadi, discussing the Kirkuk crisis; Abadi has refused to meet KDP leaders.
New berms going up between Peshmerga and Iraqi forces. Pesh pulled back around 2km here as PMUs, fed pol arrived and demanded they withdraw.3 month ago
New berms going up between Peshmerga and Iraqi forces. Pesh pulled back around 2km here as PMUs, fed pol arrived and demanded they withdraw.
Air dropped leaflet by ShiaMilitia PMF / ISF in Kirkuk telling civilians they're coming. Kurdish Peshmerga ready and prepared.3 month ago
Air dropped leaflet by ShiaMilitia PMF / ISF in Kirkuk telling civilians they're coming. Kurdish Peshmerga ready and prepared.
3 month ago
Peshmerga commander: It will be no withdrawal from our positions no matter what the price
3 month ago
Peshmerga commander to the Arab Sky News: There are foreign militias in PMU
This would confirm his presence in Iraq: Qassem Suleimanei visits Jalal Talabani's grave in Sulaymanei3 month ago
This would confirm his presence in Iraq: Qassem Suleimanei visits Jalal Talabani's grave in Sulaymanei
New defensive berms on the main road between Kirkuk and Baghdad.3 month ago
New defensive berms on the main road between Kirkuk and Baghdad.
PMU base in Taza, outside Kirkuk,  where commanders say Baghdad has given a 48 hour deadline for Pesh to withdraw.3 month ago
PMU base in Taza, outside Kirkuk, where commanders say Baghdad has given a 48 hour deadline for Pesh to withdraw.
TODAY: More Iraqi forces military convoys heading to Kirkuk permitter3 month ago
TODAY: More Iraqi forces military convoys heading to Kirkuk permitter
Armed persons blow up Korek Telecom office in Hillah, kidnap 7 employees3 month ago
Armed persons blow up Korek Telecom office in Hillah, kidnap 7 employees
Presumably an American plane monitoring the escalating Kirkuk situation3 month ago
Presumably an American plane monitoring the escalating Kirkuk situation