Map. History of Iraq conflict

23 April 2018
PMUs completed planning for the border battle in Anbar6 month ago
PMUs completed planning for the border battle in Anbar
6 month ago
[email protected]: PM Al-Abadi receives a call from President @EmmanuelMacron who praised the government measures taken to protect the unity of Iraq
US President Trump takes credit for ISIS giving up6 month ago
US President Trump takes credit for ISIS "giving up"
Celebrations in Bashiqa city as Iraqi forces enter and Kurdish Peshmerga flee their positions6 month ago
Celebrations in Bashiqa city as Iraqi forces enter and Kurdish Peshmerga flee their positions
Ahmed Alubedi, Senior leader of Hashd al-Shaabi killed in clashes with Peshmerga troops in Mosul dam earlier today.6 month ago
It's rumor, not confirmed information, possible fake or hoax
Ahmed Alubedi, Senior leader of Hashd al-Shaabi killed in clashes with Peshmerga troops in Mosul dam earlier today.
6 month ago
Sec of @StateDept Tillerson made calls to officials in region
6 month ago
Barzani: Peshmerga is in control of Makhmur
6 month ago
Abadi: Soon we will announce the liberation of all Iraqi territory from ISIS
6 month ago
Iraq PM says Kurdish independence vote now "a thing of the past"
Iraqi Kurdish President Mesoud Barzani issued a statement6 month ago
Iraqi Kurdish President Mesoud Barzani issued a statement
6 month ago
PUK leader after statement: we expected Barzani to officially declare failure of his referendum; to apologise to Kurdish people; and resign.
6 month ago
[email protected]'s Joseph Penington: US interests in Iraq are defeating ISIS, stability, energy flow to markets and curbing bad Iran's influence.
6 month ago
#Iraq PM @HaiderAlAbadi: “ I deny all the rumors of splitting Kurdistan into 3 region”.
6 month ago
#Iraq PM @HaiderAlAbadi: “ I am committed to what i said before which is enforcing the federal law across all of Iraq”.
6 month ago
#Iraq PM @HaiderAlAbadi: “The referendum its a thing of the past and we call for dialogue under the Iraqi constitution”.
6 month ago
#Iraq PM @HaiderAlAbadi: “ We made the borders peacefully unlike the others that wanted to achieve that with blood”
6 month ago
#Iraq PM @HaiderAlAbadi: “ I am calling on the Kurdish politicians not to break up the #Peshmerga into groups that loyal to them”
6 month ago
#Iraq PM @HaiderAlAbadi : “ Our Kurdish citizens have asked us to free them from the dictator”
6 month ago
#Iraq PM @HaiderAlAbadi: " The #Iraqi flag is for all the Iraqi people and it must be raised across all of Iraq”
6 month ago
#Iraq PM @HaiderAlAbadi: “we will not start a civil war, i said this one and i will say it again”
6 month ago
#Iraq PM @HaiderAlAbadi : “ I told the #Kudish commanders the referendum will hurt the people”.
6 month ago
Iraq PM @HaiderAlAbadi we will announce all the Iraqi land completely captured soon.
6 month ago
Peshmerga, Iraqi forces agree on pre-Mosul operation borders: Peshmerga Ministry
6 month ago
PUK retreats from Bashiqa. Uncertain about KDP.
6 month ago
Direct orders from Iraq PM @HaiderAlAbadi to the Army 16th Div and 53 PMU brigade to regain control of Mosul dam.
PMU and Iraqi forces retreat from Kalar and Parwaz Khan border crossing with Iraq, at least for now KRG6 month ago
PMU and Iraqi forces retreat from Kalar and Parwaz Khan border crossing with Iraq, at least for now KRG
Iraqi forces regained control of Rabia town after seizing Rabia border crissing and the flag has been raised on all govt department6 month ago
Iraqi forces regained control of Rabia town after seizing Rabia border crissing and the flag has been raised on all govt department
Kirkuk: German FM @sigmargabriel calls on all sides to immediately stop military operations and avoid escalating the conflict6 month ago
Kirkuk: German FM @sigmargabriel calls on all sides to immediately stop military operations and avoid escalating the conflict
6 month ago
Iraqi oil ministry confirms all oil facilities in Kirkuk province now under government control following clashes with Kurdish forces
Peshmerga Forces have evacuated Mar Mattai (Matthew) Monastery East of Bashiqa anticipating the arrival of federal forces.6 month ago
Peshmerga Forces have evacuated Mar Mattai (Matthew) Monastery East of Bashiqa anticipating the arrival of federal forces.
6 month ago
Iraqi Oil Ministry announces its intention to build a new oil refinery in Kirkuk and strengthen oil production from the current fields
6 month ago
Baghdad: oil fields in Kirkuk became under the control of the central government
Peshmerha Command: On 16 Oct, PMF - part of Iranian Quds Force, backed by Iraqi forces, conducted a large-scale operation on Kirkuk and surrounding areas.6 month ago
Peshmerha Command: On 16 Oct, PMF - part of Iranian Quds Force, backed by Iraqi forces, conducted a large-scale operation on Kirkuk and surrounding areas.
6 month ago
Ex PM Maliki’s TV claims Iraq army to enter Erbil in the next 48 hours and evict Kurdish leaders Barzani and Talabani
Iraq controls the checkpoint on Mosul - Erbil road after Peshmerga retreated.6 month ago
Iraq controls the checkpoint on Mosul - Erbil road after Peshmerga retreated.
6 month ago
Iraqi forces declared full control of Rabia border crossing.
6 month ago
Advisor to Kurdish President: US also to blame for loss of Kirkuk, US knew in advance attack was coming and didn't warn us.
6 month ago
Advisor to Kurdish Pesident: we hold Iran responsible for loss of Kirkuk, Iran Revolutionary Guard was on ground.
6 month ago
Iraq Peshmerga retreated from Dibis dam 40km south of Erbil
6 month ago
Peshmerga withdraw from Rabia area in Ninawa province, Iraq.
NRT says PMU is beating Kurdish Civilians in Kalar- Youth is throwing stones on them6 month ago
NRT says PMU is beating Kurdish Civilians in Kalar- Youth is throwing stones on them
Kurdish flags removed or painted over in Tuz Khurmatu by Iraq's League of Righteous PMUs.6 month ago
Kurdish flags removed or painted over in Tuz Khurmatu by Iraq's League of Righteous PMUs.
6 month ago
Russia evacuate consulate in Erbil
6 month ago
Peshmerga retreat from Rabia and Zumar districts north east of Sindshar near Syrian border
6 month ago
President @masoud_barzani to address the nation today regarding latest developments in the Region
6 month ago
Vanquished Peshmerga forces digging trenches and piling berms 40km north of Kirkuk
6 month ago
8 PKK Members were Killed by TAF in Northen Iraq and 2 Turkish Soldiers soldiers in Northen Iraq.
6 month ago
Peshmerga withdraw from the Khanaqin on the Iraqi - Iranian border
6 month ago
PKK-tied media accuses Erbil of having negotiated a deal with Baghdad to withdraw to 2003 borders #Iraq
Iraqi forces seized KDP headquarters in Khanaqin Diyala6 month ago
Iraqi forces seized KDP headquarters in Khanaqin Diyala
6 month ago
Gwer town in southwest Erbil will be taken by Iraqi Forces today
Iraqi Security Forces at the entrance of Bashiqa town.6 month ago
Iraqi Security Forces at the entrance of Bashiqa town.
Yazidi PMU captured the Snuny north to Sinjar6 month ago
Yazidi PMU captured the Snuny north to Sinjar
6 month ago
Hashd Al-Shaabi militiamen claim to control Bashiqa, near Mosul.
6 month ago
Thousands of civilians stream back to Kirkuk, day after fleeing as Iraqi troops pushed Kurdish forces out of the city.
Kurdish Peshmerga withdraw from Mosul's Makhmur district, southwest of Erbil6 month ago
Kurdish Peshmerga withdraw from Mosul's Makhmur district, southwest of Erbil
Peshmerga commander in Bashiqa tells Rudaw we are defending our position. Wait for some hours6 month ago
Peshmerga commander in Bashiqa tells Rudaw we are defending our position. Wait for some hours
6 month ago
The Iraqi Army has entered Khanaqin north Diyala without no clashes.
6 month ago
Kurdish forces will retreat to no-fly zone decree "Resolution 688" which adopted by UNSC .
Kirkuk: all seems quiet and life is coming back to normal in downtown. University and Schools are open.6 month ago
Kirkuk: all seems quiet and life is coming back to normal in downtown. University and Schools are open.
6 month ago
NRT quotes a military source saying the Peshmerga have retreated from Makhmour in southwest Erbil
6 month ago
Iraq forces declare full control of all the oilfields in Kirkuk.
6 month ago
Iraq federal police units have entered Baashiqa after Peshmerga withdrew from it
6 month ago
Iraqi forces enter Jalawla, Khanaqin in Diyala province
Rudaw reporter on Sehil Bridge near Duhok says he has seen no Peshmerga retreating from Sinjar region6 month ago
Rudaw reporter on Sehil Bridge near Duhok says he has seen no Peshmerga retreating from Sinjar region
6 month ago
Kirkuk: ISOF repelled IS infiltration attempt on Dibs district and have crossed Zab River, reportedly recaptured Hassan Bey and Afana oil fields
6 month ago
Iraqi forces enter Sinjar from two axes
6 month ago
Several reports suggest pro-government forces have now been ordered to head towards the city of Sinuni north of the Sinjar mountains
6 month ago
Following Kirkuk, Ezidi PMU forces enter Sinjar city and take over Peshmerga positions after Kurdish fighters abandon the town overnight
Iraqi PMUs take over Sinjar in northern Iraq after the Peshmerga withdrew6 month ago
Iraqi PMUs take over Sinjar in northern Iraq after the Peshmerga withdrew
6 month ago
After Kirkuk, reports on Iraq security forces and Hashd militia entering Sinjar as Kurdish Peshmerga withdrew. Seems bloodless, no clashes
6 month ago
KDP Peshmerga heading toward Erbil and Duhok, while PUK Pesh toward Sulaymaniyah, in total 14 Brigades
People are fleeing Dibs after abandoned by Peshmerga- The man in the video says we are on the way to Erbil6 month ago
People are fleeing Dibs after abandoned by Peshmerga- The man in the video says we are on the way to Erbil
6 month ago
Bai Hassan, Avana Dome, Baba Dome, Jambur, Khabbaz, NOC HQ all under fed security and, tomorrow, operational control
Iranian Maj. Gen. Qasem Soleimani planning Kirkuk attack on Peshmerga positions, pictured with Hadi Al-Ameri, prominent leader of Hashd.6 month ago
It's old informationFake - image from 2016
Iranian Maj. Gen. Qasem Soleimani planning Kirkuk attack on Peshmerga positions, pictured with Hadi Al-Ameri, prominent leader of Hashd.
6 month ago
Barzani Hussein: Without informing anyone, the PUK force withdrew suddenly from Mallah Abdullah where they were stationed and vacated the route for entry.
6 month ago
Pentagon threatens to end Iraq train-and-equip mission
6 month ago
Trump just said of fighting between Iraqi government and the Kurds in Kirkuk "we're not taking sides"
PMU (Christians) convoys supported by federal police moved toward Niineveh plains to regain control of it and Baashiqa east Mosul.6 month ago
PMU (Christians) convoys supported by federal police moved toward Niineveh plains to regain control of it and Baashiqa east Mosul.
6 month ago
Hussein Barzani: Hashd al Sha'abi hasn't been in Kirkuk for a day and already, beheading, arson, looting, and arbitrary arrests have ensued in the city.
Iraq joint operations announced a complete security brief for Kirkuk operations.6 month ago
Iraq joint operations announced a complete security brief for Kirkuk operations.
6 month ago
US @StateDept on the fighting in Kirkuk: "We are engaged with all parties in Iraq to de-escalate tension."
Kirkuk - Erbil checkpoint now, drinking water is crucially needed for the returning Peshmerga and volunteers6 month ago
Kirkuk - Erbil checkpoint now, drinking water is crucially needed for the returning Peshmerga and volunteers
6 month ago
Pentagon: Dialogue is the best way to defuse the tension between Baghdad and Erbil and Washington supports the united Iraq
Kurdish protesters currently attacking the Iraqi embassy in London6 month ago
Kurdish protesters currently attacking the Iraqi embassy in London
Armoured vehicles, given to the Kurds by the US and other western allies, have been abandoned along Kirkuk's main roads.6 month ago
Armoured vehicles, given to the Kurds by the US and other western allies, have been abandoned along Kirkuk's main roads.
6 month ago
Currently roughly 5,200 US personnel in Iraq and 500 in Syria - per Pentagon
6 month ago
US troops, inc special ops forces "in the vicinity of Kirkuk," taking force protection measures. Not saying how many. - Pentagon
6 month ago
Pentagon spox says no info to support misuse of U.S military equipment, no comment on McCain statement
6 month ago
Iraqi security announced that its units plus Hashd militia will be advancing into Nineveh and Sinjar, taking control of border sites with Turkey
6 month ago
"We have not seen levels of violence suggested in some of the media reports." - Pentagon spokesman on Kirkuk
6 month ago
Kirkuk police has enforced a curfew in the city from 7:00 PM to 6:00 AM.
6 month ago
8 PKK Members were Killed By Turkish Air Force in Northen Iraq
6 month ago
Turkish government: We will begin to hand over control of the Khabur crossing with the Kurdistan region to the government in Baghdad
Statement by Senator @SenJohnMcCain on attacks on Kurdistan by Iranian proxies using American weapons6 month ago
Statement by Senator @SenJohnMcCain on attacks on Kurdistan by Iranian proxies using American weapons
6 month ago
Government Spokesman Bekir Bozdag: Turkish Airspace closed to flights from northern Iraq
Iraqi soldiers taking down Kurdistan symbols in Kirkuk city6 month ago
Iraqi soldiers taking down Kurdistan symbols in Kirkuk city
6 month ago
Masoud Barzani has ordered all KDP branches and offices to leave Slemani and Halabja provinces. PUK expect to do same in Erbil
6 month ago
Hashd al-Shaabi thanked PUK faction which ordered withdrawal of Peshmerga from some areas south of Kirkuk
Iraqi Army and Hashd Shabi troops are in the palace of the Governor of Kirkuk.6 month ago
Iraqi Army and Hashd Shabi troops are in the palace of the Governor of Kirkuk.
6 month ago
Iraqi forces are now in full control of Kirkuk, says Iraqi government
Federal Police led by Raed Shaker Jawdat are at the Kirkuk gas company.6 month ago
Federal Police led by Raed Shaker Jawdat are at the Kirkuk gas company.
PKK holding a rally in Slemani right now6 month ago
PKK holding a rally in Slemani right now
6 month ago
Iraq Army 8th Division just reached Al-Baghdadi town in W Anbar for the coming offensive.
The Iraqi army has completely controlled Kirkuk.6 month ago
The Iraqi army has completely controlled Kirkuk.
Everybody here on Kurdish side outside Kirkuk in state of shock. Peshmergas can't believe Kirkuk has fallen in one day6 month ago
Everybody here on Kurdish side outside Kirkuk in state of shock. Peshmergas can't believe Kirkuk has fallen in one day
Image of a (KDP) Peshmerga convoy fleeing Makhmour, towards Erbil, as Iraq's armed forces continue their operations6 month ago
Image of a (KDP) Peshmerga convoy fleeing Makhmour, towards Erbil, as Iraq's armed forces continue their operations
6 month ago
Iraqi forces fully controlling Kirkuk.
6 month ago
Lahur Talabani spoke on KurdSat from Kirkuk via phone. He is embedded with Iraqi forces in the city.
6 month ago
Turkey's National Security Council recommends extending domestic state of emergency, closing airspace to flights from Northern Iraq.
6 month ago
KDP: Abadi and his party handed Iraq to the Iranians
6 month ago
PM Abadi orders the lifting of the Iraqi flag in Kirkuk and other disputed areas
This is the road from Kirkuk to Slemani with thousands of people fleeing violence in Kirkuk Iraq6 month ago
This is the road from Kirkuk to Slemani with thousands of people fleeing violence in Kirkuk Iraq
Images from Tuz Khurmato as Iraq's armed forces retake checkpoints and other military positions from Kurdish militias6 month ago
Images from Tuz Khurmato as Iraq's armed forces retake checkpoints and other military positions from Kurdish militias
6 month ago
Peshmerga: until 4am we were chasing the Iraqis and then the order came to withdraw and that is when we lost the battle
6 month ago
Kirkuk Oil is still flowing through the Ceyhan pipeline. The KRG will take no steps to stop that flow - MNR
Iraqi army is entering Kirkuk city6 month ago
Iraqi army is entering Kirkuk city
Iraqi army at Kirkuk airport, raising Shia sectarian flag6 month ago
Iraqi army at Kirkuk airport, raising Shia sectarian flag
In the shadow of Peshmerga statue. the exodus from Kirkuk. Feels like entire city is leaving6 month ago
In the shadow of Peshmerga statue. the exodus from Kirkuk. Feels like entire city is leaving
Hashd's commande Hadi Al Ameri tells BBC that PM Abadi has banned iraqi forces of entering the city of Kirkuk itself.6 month ago
Hashd's commande Hadi Al Ameri tells BBC that PM Abadi has banned iraqi forces of entering the city of Kirkuk itself.
6 month ago
Federal police enter the Kirkuk governorate building without a fight
PMF recorded entering Kirkuk governors palace as their grip on city tightens6 month ago
PMF recorded entering Kirkuk governors palace as their grip on city tightens
Iraqi Security Forces march on to Telkif and Ninewa valley6 month ago
Iraqi Security Forces march on to Telkif and Ninewa valley
6 month ago
An explosion in southeast Turkey kills 2 soldiers in Hakkari city near the Turkey-Iraq border
6 month ago
Asa'ib Al Haq (AAH) militia move in armoured columns towards Bartella and Bashir
Update from @IraqiGovt on redeployment of federal troops in Kirkuk and disruption by regional party militias outside Kirkuk6 month ago
Update from @IraqiGovt on redeployment of federal troops in Kirkuk and disruption by "regional party militias outside Kirkuk"
6 month ago
Iraq/Kurdistan region: both Daquq and Tuz Khurmatu seem to be under ISF/PMU control, PUK Peshmerga abandoning positions en masse
6 month ago
Iraqi PMU force heading to Salamiya area in Ninawa province, probably to take over disputed area.
6 month ago
Iraqi forces and PMU entered the office of Kirkuk governor Najmuddin Karim and stripped the guards of their weapons
6 month ago
Iraq's North Oil co says received signals from Kurdish authorities they will shut down production at Kirkuk’s oil fields
6 month ago
More than 40 wounded Peshmerga arrive at hospital in Sulamaniya province.
Iraqi Special Forces pose in front of the Peshmerga statue along Erbil-Kirkuk entrance to the city6 month ago
Iraqi Special Forces pose in front of the Peshmerga statue along Erbil-Kirkuk entrance to the city
US Consulate in Erbil issues a statement6 month ago
US Consulate in Erbil issues a statement
Massive peshmerga withdrawal from Dibis today too. Hundreds of vehicles6 month ago
Massive peshmerga withdrawal from Dibis today too. Hundreds of vehicles
6 month ago
Washington: We support a joint administration in Kirkuk in accordance with the Iraqi constitution
CENTCOM statement on Kirkuk: exchange of fire = misunderstanding (we hope.) urges all sides to avoid escalatory actions.6 month ago
CENTCOM statement on Kirkuk: exchange of fire = misunderstanding (we hope.) urges "all sides to avoid escalatory actions."
Iraqi forces reach the peshmerga statue on the other side of Kirkuk. There has been almost no Kurdish resistance6 month ago
Iraqi forces reach the peshmerga statue on the other side of Kirkuk. There has been almost no Kurdish resistance
Iraqi army tank crashing road sign with Barzani portrait on the way to Kirkuk6 month ago
Iraqi army tank crashing road sign with Barzani portrait on the way to Kirkuk
6 month ago
Presidency of the Kurdistan region of Iraq: Baghdad will pay a heavy price because of its military campaign on Kirkuk
6 month ago
PUK's Aras Talabani tells NRT that the Iraqi army was not supposed to come inside the city.
6 month ago
Electricity in Kirkuk city was cut off
6 month ago
Peshmerga reinforcements leaving from Dibis town towards Kirkuk.
Iraq counter-terrorism units reached Arfaa NW Kirkuk city.6 month ago
Iraq counter-terrorism units reached Arfaa NW Kirkuk city.
Destroyed vehicles of Peshmerga in Kirkuk6 month ago
Destroyed vehicles of Peshmerga in Kirkuk
6 month ago
Agence France Presse: 10 of the Peshmerga killed in night battles with Iraqi forces
6 month ago
Statement of the presidency of the Iraqi Kurdistan says that the Iraqi forces that attack the Kirkuk is led by the Iranian Revolutionary Guards
6 month ago
Heavy clashes between the Zeravani and PMF at ​​Mullah Abdullah, near Kerkûk.
6 month ago
Peshmerga forces command issue statement following Iraqi army entry into Kirkuk, saying “this is a war against the Kurds.”
Kirkuk exit road. The mix of volunteers, PKK, peshmerga remnants on city edges say determined to fight but little idea of events in city6 month ago
Kirkuk exit road. The mix of volunteers, PKK, peshmerga remnants on city edges say determined to fight but little idea of events in city
6 month ago
Peshmerga Command: 'Some PUK officials have collaborated in this conspiracy against the people of Kurdistan. This is major historic betrayal.'
6 month ago
Peshmerga Command: Shia PMF belonging to Iran and led by Iqbalpur have launched an open-direct war against Kurdistan in Kirkuk areas.
HPG (PKK) Guerrillas in Kerkuk6 month ago
HPG (PKK) Guerrillas in Kerkuk
Massive evacuation from Kirkuk6 month ago
Massive evacuation from Kirkuk
6 month ago
Iraq’s Prime Minister @HaiderAlAbadi appoints an Arab as the governor of Kirkuk, Rakan al-Jbourri.
PKK fighters in Kirkuk6 month ago
PKK fighters in Kirkuk
Smoke rising in the direction of Kirkuk airport and K1 military base. City is emptying rapidly.6 month ago
Smoke rising in the direction of Kirkuk airport and K1 military base. City is emptying rapidly.
Kurdish forces seen withdrawing from Rahim Awaa in Kirkuk toward Sulaymaniyah.6 month ago
Kurdish forces seen withdrawing from Rahim Awaa in Kirkuk toward Sulaymaniyah.
Coalition aircrafts circling over Kirkuk6 month ago
Coalition aircrafts circling over Kirkuk
6 month ago
The civilian disaster in Kirkuk is huge. The Kirkuk-Sulaimani road is now filled with thousands of cars of Kurdish civilians fleeing Kirkuk.
6 month ago
AP: Peshmerga leave their positions around the airport of Kirkuk
6 month ago
Ankara: we are ready to cooperate with Baghdad to end the existence of PKK in Iraq
6 month ago
Iraqi forces take control of Tuz Khurmatu after Peshmerga burn government HQ and withdraw, Kirkuk province.
9th armoured division of Iraqi army advances on road towards Lyalan, Kirkuk6 month ago
9th armoured division of Iraqi army advances on road towards Lyalan, Kirkuk
6 month ago
Iraqi militias have now reached the outskirts of Rahimawa, the largest Kurdish neighbourhood in Kirkuk.
Head of Gorran movement says Iraq would have still attacked Kirkuk even if the referendum was not held6 month ago
Head of Gorran movement says Iraq would have still attacked Kirkuk even if the referendum was not held
6 month ago
Iraqi forces take control of Baba Gurgur oil field near Kirkuk city.
Iraq PM Abadi: It is my constitutional duty to defend Iraq's unity, assert federal authority and protect Iraq's resources and citizens6 month ago
Iraq PM Abadi: It is my constitutional duty to defend Iraq's unity, assert federal authority and protect Iraq's resources and citizens
6 month ago
Iraq federal police units took full control of Peshmerga military camp in Qarah Tapah north Diyala after they fled.
6 month ago
Iraq’s Prime Minister @HaiderAlAbadi says Peshmerga troops must come under the control of Baghdad
6 month ago
Report of heavy fighting in Kirkuk industrial area, 12 Iraqi PMU killed and 7 vehicles destroyed.
6 month ago
Incoming mortar fire and heavy gunfire on edge of Kirkuk city now. Absolute chaos.
Iraqi tanks entering the city of Kirkuk.6 month ago
Iraqi tanks entering the city of Kirkuk.
These Kurds are now shooting towards k1 base, seems like mortars incoming6 month ago
These Kurds are now shooting towards k1 base, seems like mortars incoming
6 month ago
Reinforcements from Iraq 8th DIV arrive at Ein Asad base in W Anbar in preparation for liberation of Qaim.
Two men, believed to have volunteered to protect Kirkuk city from Hashd al-Shaabi suffer significant injuries.6 month ago
Two men, believed to have volunteered to protect Kirkuk city from Hashd al-Shaabi suffer significant injuries.
Peshmerga set on fire their HQ and withdraw from Daquq6 month ago
Peshmerga set on fire their HQ and withdraw from Daquq
6 month ago
PMF, Iraqi forces enters Kirkuk from K1 base axe western the city.
Rudaw’s war reporter Hunar Ahmed attempts to help civilians attacked by Hashd al-Shaabi in Kirkuk6 month ago
Rudaw’s war reporter Hunar Ahmed attempts to help civilians attacked by Hashd al-Shaabi in Kirkuk
First footage inside June 1st entrance to Kirkuk city, abandoned by Kurdish Peshmerga, Iraqi forces advancing into city6 month ago
First footage inside June 1st entrance to Kirkuk city, abandoned by Kurdish Peshmerga, Iraqi forces advancing into city
6 month ago
Meeting between members of PUK politburo and US consular in Erbil.
6 month ago
PUK Spokesperson says these events are preplanned by Turkey, Iran and Iraq and all the Kurdish political parties were aware of.
6 month ago
AlSumaria: PUK retreats from Qara Tappa, Diyala
6 month ago
Iraq Oil Ministry Statement: Kurds agreed to avoid fighting/confrontations near oil infrastructure in Kirkuk.
6 month ago
News that Hashd-Al-Shaabi have taken the airbase is false(daylight one), they have however moved as far as Qaiwan
6 month ago
Iraqi forces take control of the K-1 military base near Kirkuk: State TV (new, daylight claim)
Clashes between PUK and KDP members in Kirkuk after PUK decision to hand over positions to ISF6 month ago
Clashes between PUK and KDP members in #Kirkuk after PUK decision to hand over positions to ISF
6 month ago
ERD now at Tal Jalaw checkpoint just outside Kirkuk. No sign of Peshmerga.
6 month ago
Around 40 wounded Peshmerga are being treated at Azadi hospital in Kirkuk, medical source
Kurdish Peshmerga arresting their fighters fleeing with all their ammunition from Kirkuk city6 month ago
Kurdish Peshmerga arresting their fighters fleeing with all their ammunition from Kirkuk city
The Iraqi army (Hashd Shaabi), are moving towards Kirkuk6 month ago
The Iraqi army (Hashd Shaabi), are moving towards Kirkuk
6 month ago
Peshmerga commanders in a meeting with International coalition commanders about Kirkuk crisis and Hashd Al-Shaabi attacks
Kurds burning tyres on exit road out of Kirkuk6 month ago
Kurds burning tyres on exit road out of Kirkuk
Three vehicles of PKK fighters going to the airbase in Kirkuk Picture via Hanna Noori6 month ago
Three vehicles of PKK fighters going to the airbase in Kirkuk Picture via Hanna Noori
6 month ago
Wasta Rasul says they thought they cannot continue fighting, chose to come back to Kirkuk to protect Kirkuk, urban fighting. The withdrawal has been consulted/ordered with Shaykh Jaafar, commander of 70 Division & Kosrat Rasul, deputy VP; both very close to Barzani
6 month ago
PUK Peshmerga commander Wasta Rasul rejected planned withdrawal, saying they fought but they were outnumbered, outgunned. PMF aims oilfields
Iraqi Joint operations announced the control of the North Gas facility, refinery, power station, areas and roads in Kirkuk and confirm the progress continues6 month ago
Iraqi Joint operations announced the control of the North Gas facility, refinery, power station, areas and roads in Kirkuk and confirm the progress continues
Kurdish volunteers in Kirkuk to Kurdish Leadership; “you are all traitors, you sold Kirkuk”6 month ago
Kurdish volunteers in Kirkuk to Kurdish Leadership; “you are all traitors, you sold Kirkuk”
Kurdish civilians throw rocks at retreating PUk peshmarga forces in Kirkuk and accuse them of betraying the city6 month ago
Kurdish civilians throw rocks at retreating PUk peshmarga forces in Kirkuk and accuse them of betraying the city
Kirkuk. Everywhere peshmerga, armed citizens, chaotic atmosphere. Burning tires, barricades on some streets.6 month ago
Kirkuk. Everywhere peshmerga, armed citizens, chaotic atmosphere. Burning tires, barricades on some streets.
Fighters of the Iraqi army (Hasadi Shabi) seized the town of Kifri in Tuzhurmatu region6 month ago
Fighters of the Iraqi army (Hasadi Shabi) seized the town of Kifri in Tuzhurmatu region
6 month ago
Peshmerga: PUK forces give up their positions near Kirkuk and handed over to the Iraqi forces.
6 month ago
OIR Spokesman: @CJTFOIR closely monitoring sit. near Kirkuk; urge all sides to avoid escalatory actions. Finish the fight vs. ISIS, biggest threat to all
Iraqi tank used by Iran-backed militias was destroyed by Kurds in Kirkuk6 month ago
Iraqi tank used by Iran-backed militias was destroyed by Kurds in Kirkuk
This is Kirkuk right now. Roads blocked. Very very tensed on the streets. People really angry6 month ago
This is Kirkuk right now. Roads blocked. Very very tensed on the streets. People really angry
Iraq joint operations oficially announced control of the following locations in Kirkuk.6 month ago
Iraq joint operations oficially announced control of the following locations in Kirkuk.
6 month ago
Joint operations: control of the North Gas facility, and a refinery and Kirkuk power station
Footage of clashes between Peshmerga and Hashid Al Shaabi southern Kirkuk6 month ago
Footage of clashes between Peshmerga and Hashid Al Shaabi southern Kirkuk
6 month ago
Hussein Barzani: PUK forces withdrew from Mallah Abdullah village checkpoint last night, leaving entrance to Kirkuk exposed. Shameful.
Kurds statement on conflict near Kirkuk6 month ago
Kurds statement on conflict near Kirkuk
Footage today shows Iranian-backed PMF deployed near Maktab Khalid, SW of Kirkuk, using US equipment for attack on Kirkuk6 month ago
Footage today shows Iranian-backed PMF deployed near Maktab Khalid, SW of Kirkuk, using US equipment for attack on Kirkuk
6 month ago
The Pentagon urges Iraq to “avoid escalatory actions” and turn to dialogue to resolve differences
6 month ago
VP Kosrat Rasul issues statement, says unfortunate Iraqi forces and Hashd al-Shaabi have started to attack Kirkuk.
6 month ago
Tuz Khurmato: Rudaw reporting that PMU fighters are withdrawing towards Amrli
6 month ago
US has banned Iraqi fighter jets from being used in the attacks against Peshmerga or will be shut down - Kurdish MP in Baghdad.
Tuz Khurmatu: Violent clashes are ongoing between Peshmerga and Iraqi Forces6 month ago
Tuz Khurmatu: Violent clashes are ongoing between Peshmerga and Iraqi Forces
NRT live shows a heavy force coming towards the Kurdish volunteers positions and the volunteers  withdrew6 month ago
NRT live shows a heavy force coming towards the Kurdish volunteers positions and the volunteers withdrew
6 month ago
KDP: 11 Hashid Al Shaabi fighters have been killed due to clashes
6 month ago
Rudaw: US AirForce orders jet fighters to fly over Kirkuk
Complete US Defense Department statement on the clashes near Kirkuk between Baghdad and KRG. “We oppose violence from any party”6 month ago
Complete US Defense Department statement on the clashes near Kirkuk between Baghdad and KRG. “We oppose violence from any party”
6 month ago
Kurdish sources: exchange of artillery fire south of Kirkuk
6 month ago
A Peshmerge commander from first brigade confirmed that they have ambushed four advancing PMF Hamvees, destroyed all of them and pushed them back in Taza Khuramtu
6 month ago
President Barzani has no alternative but to order Kurdish forces to repel and defend despite not wanting to engage in War.
6 month ago
An Iraqi forces convoy tried to enter Kirkuk from southern axe near Taza Khurmatu. Targeted by Peshmerga, 4 vehicles destroyed.
6 month ago
Pentagon: We are focused on fight against ISIS and call on those in the region to avoid stoking tensions among the Iraqi people
6 month ago
One Peshmerga killed and one wounded in the industrial area between Taza and Kirkuk when a mortar from Shia militias landed, -Peshmerga sources
6 month ago
Peshmerga forces respond to gunshots and shellings by the Iraqi Shia militias in the Taza frontline.
6 month ago
Peshmerga troops push back Hashd al-Shaabi militias in Tuz Khurmato according to senior adviser to Kurdish President Barzani.
6 month ago
Clashes between Peshmerga and Iraqi counter-terrorism forces, 9 armoured division on the road between Taza Khurmatu and Kirkuk, mortars and GRAD
Gunfire live on Rudaw on the outskirts of Kirkuk, Iraq6 month ago
Gunfire live on Rudaw on the outskirts of Kirkuk, Iraq
Heavy gunfire started live on Rudaw in Kirkuk6 month ago
Heavy gunfire started live on Rudaw in Kirkuk
Yet another explosion in Tuz Khurmatu right now.6 month ago
Yet another explosion in Tuz Khurmatu right now.
Peshmerga on the way to Taza: Clashes have started in Taza, 2 big explosions occured6 month ago
Peshmerga on the way to Taza: Clashes have started in Taza, 2 big explosions occured
6 month ago
Fire was opened on the Iraqi special ops forces near industrial district in Kirkuk, they answered back. Seems like clashes are going on
6 month ago
President Barzani: "If they attack you, give them a lesson that they will never forget in history."
Seems like clashes have died out now.6 month ago
Seems like clashes have died out now.
Kurdistan 24 LIVE footage shows heavy fire exchange in Tuz Khurmatu6 month ago
Kurdistan 24 LIVE footage shows heavy fire exchange in Tuz Khurmatu
In Tuzhurmatu, Kirkuk clashes started6 month ago
In Tuzhurmatu, Kirkuk clashes started
Explosion in Tuz Khurmatu right now. TV commentators say it's due to an RPG-7.6 month ago
Explosion in Tuz Khurmatu right now. TV commentators say it's due to an RPG-7.
Fire/explosion in Tuz Khurmatu6 month ago
Fire/explosion in Tuz Khurmatu
Exchange of gunshots inside Tuz Khurmatu right now.6 month ago
Exchange of gunshots inside Tuz Khurmatu right now.
Kurdistan's Task Force Black (Hêze Reşeke) just arrived in Kirkuk6 month ago
Kurdistan's Task Force Black (Hêze Reşeke) just arrived in Kirkuk
6 month ago
Kurdish military sources: Iraqi forces a few kilometers from the industrial neighborhood in Kirkuk.
6 month ago
US led Coalition planes are flying over Kirkuk right now
6 month ago
Iraiq PM @HaiderAlAbadi orders ISF to cooperate with Peshmerga and avoid confrontations, and to protect all civilians in the province
6 month ago
Iraqi Commander-in-Chief @HaiderAlAbadi has instructed Iraqi Army, Federal Police, CTS to secure bases and federal installations in Kirkuk province
Iraqi television says Iraqi forces have taken control of large areas in  Kirkuk.6 month ago
Iraqi television says Iraqi forces have taken control of large areas in Kirkuk.
6 month ago
The price of Brent oil just spiked $0.60 to $57.85 as a move on Kirkuk is reported to be underway
State TV - Iraq PM Hiader al-Abadi calls upon the Armed Forces to protect all people from all sects in Kirkuk.6 month ago
State TV - Iraq PM Hiader al-Abadi calls upon the Armed Forces to protect all people from all sects in Kirkuk.
6 month ago
Iraq’s Prime Minister @HaiderAlAbadi declares start of offensive to take control of Kirkuk city from Peshmerga troops.
6 month ago
PMU: The goal of the Kirkuk operation is not to storm the city but to control the oil fields
6 month ago
Kurdistan Region VP just arrived Kirkuk accompanied by 5000 Peshmerga. Boosts Kirkuk citizens moral.
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