Map. History of Iraq conflict

25 September 2020
Iraqi pro-Iranian factions: If there is no agreement on withdrawal, then we have the right to move to escalation and target US interests in Iraq
Iraqi pro-Iranian factions: We were surprised that the prime minister's visit did not include the implementation of the decision to remove the American forces in Iraq
US State Department: We strongly condemn the assassinations of activists and the targeting of demonstrators in Baghdad and Basra
Trump asked Iraqi PM to dissolve Hashd al-Shaabi (PMF) militias that alligned with Iran - source
Tonight Iraqis & protesters held a ceremony for the slain Riham Yaqoob, the activist who was assassinated in Basra yesterday night. The coffin of Riham carried by protesters inside a shrine in Najaf tonight with chants "If you kill 10 or 100 of us, we will continue" #IraqProtests
Iraqi Security Media Cell: improvised explosive device targets 2 civilian vehicles in Dujail district of Salah ad-Din Province. 2 police & 4 civilians killed. 7 injured
Iraqi Foreign Minister: We are in one trench with Washington to fight ISIS
"We look forward to the day when we don't have to be there," @POTUS said of US troops in Iraq but doesn't state a specific time frame.
Iraq hopes to reach "an understanding" with Turkey "I know PKK forces are still in Iraq & PKK forces, in principle, are fighting against Turkish army" per Iraq Foreign Affairs Minister Fuad Hussein
Al-Kazemi, following the Trump meeting: We thank President Trump and our American friends for helping in our fight against ISIS
Al-Kazemi: I agreed with the US President to strengthen the economic partnership
Al-Kazemi: I finished a meeting with Trump and we agreed to continue pushing back the remnants of ISIS
Joint US-Iraq statement issued
Iraqi Foreign Minister: We seek to deal with neighboring countries without interference in our internal affairs
Trump: We have started with the withdrawal of American forces from Iraq
"You're very hard to understand," @POTUS tells Iraqi reporter asking question in Oval Office
Iraqi Foreign Ministry: We assured Washington of the need to unilaterally reduce the Turkish escalation
The Iraqi Ministry of Foreign Affairs: The continuation of the Turkish operations has major adverse repercussions
Iraqi Foreign Ministry: We will strengthen the strategic partnership with the United States
The representative of the European Union demands accountability for those involved in the assassination of Iraqi activists
The European Union condemns the assassination campaign of activists in Iraq
1 month ago
Iraq records 87 deaths and 3,995 new cases of Coronavirus
Iraqi President: We will hold early elections to curb corruption and build a strong democracy
US-Iraqi statement: Affirmation of the commitment of the two sides to a strong and fruitful relationship
Washington renews its support for economic reforms in Iraq
The Iraqi government affirms its commitment to fruitful relations with Washington
The US embassy in Baghdad condemns the recent assassinations campaign
Spokesman for the Commander in Chief of the Iraqi Armed Forces: Corrupt men trying to destabilize security in Basra
30 people were wounded in last night's protest at Ibrahim Khalil border crossing. Director of Zakho Hospital said 26 of them are security forces and 4 from protesters. All have left the hospital after getting treatment last night1 month ago
30 people were wounded in last night's protest at Ibrahim Khalil border crossing. Director of Zakho Hospital said 26 of them are security forces and 4 from protesters. All have left the hospital after getting treatment last night
Turkish surveillance drone reportedly shot down by PKK near Shiladze, northwestern Duhok1 month ago
Turkish surveillance drone reportedly shot down by PKK near Shiladze, northwestern Duhok
1 month ago
Villager killed by Turkish airstrikes in Duhok province: local official
Turkish Ministry of Defense: "Four more PKK militants detected by reconnaissance and surveillance tools in the northern Iraq's Gara and Avashin regions and determined to be in preparation for an attack were neutralized by air operations."
1 month ago
Four PKK members, were killed in air strikes in Northern Iraq
Suspected ISIS militants have reportedly carried out a bombing near a Shiite religious shrine in Dujail in Iraq's Salahudeen Province and clashed with Shiite militiamen in the area
In Baghdad, gunmen fire on female medic in Tahrir Square
1 month ago
The US and Iraqi defense ministers discuss bilateral security partnership
ISIS attacks Iraqi security forces in Khazraj village, Dujail northern Baghdad. So far one security member killed
The White House: Al-Kazemi's visit comes at a sensitive time and regional threats
Besides the US, @NATO, over the next couple of months, is also evaluating its role in Iraq, says senior US official
A US senior administration official, speaking about Thursday's visit to the @WhiteHouse by @MAKadhimi, says "this is a critical time for both the United States and for Iraq."
The situation is quite terrible tonight in Zakho. The sound of heavy gunfire can be heard1 month ago
The situation is quite terrible tonight in Zakho. The sound of heavy gunfire can be heard
Chaos at Ibrahim Khalil border crossing in Zakho, Duhok province as protesters block the main route to stop access, and prevent the Turkish trucks from entering into Kurdistan Region.1 month ago
Chaos at Ibrahim Khalil border crossing in Zakho, Duhok province as protesters block the main route to stop access, and prevent the Turkish trucks from entering into Kurdistan Region.
There's protest of people of Zaxo district in Shouk province against the authorities of the Ibeahimkhalil border and zaxo because there's no work for Kurdish just for Turkish citizens.  So  security and police attacked them1 month ago
There's protest of people of Zaxo district in Shouk province against the authorities of the Ibeahimkhalil border and zaxo because there's no work for Kurdish just for Turkish citizens. So security and police attacked them
Large protest erupts in Duhok's Zakho town tonight, reportedly protesters are preventing Turkish trucks to enter Kurdistan through Ibrahim Khalil border crossing.   Security forces are using live ammunition to disperse protesters.  KurdistanProtests1 month ago
Large protest erupts in Duhok's Zakho town tonight, reportedly protesters are preventing Turkish trucks to enter Kurdistan through Ibrahim Khalil border crossing. Security forces are using live ammunition to disperse protesters. #KurdistanProtests
Head of the Victory Coalition in the Iraqi Parliament: Assassinations are a declaration of war on the state
Al-Arabiya Correspondent: One of the paramedics survived an assassination by gunmen
Iraqi MP says recent attacks in Basra is declaration of war on state, calls for the deployment of Counter Terrorism Service in Basra to cleanse Basra from the criminals "who are more dangerous than ISIS"
Washington - A White House official on Al-Kazemi's visit: Our goal is to stop Iran's disgraceful behavior in Iraq
Iraq: Activist Falah Al-Hasnawi survives an assassination attempt on him and his fiancée
A failed attempt to assassinate the activist Zaidoun Imad in Baghdad
Another Kurdish civilian casualty due to the Turkish airstrikes in Kurdistan Region of Iraq.  Abdulkhaliq Abdulrahman, 60, was a teacher from Kani Mazn village of Duhok's Amedi town. Today he was killed after the Turkish warplanes bombed the village1 month ago
Another Kurdish civilian casualty due to the Turkish airstrikes in Kurdistan Region of Iraq. Abdulkhaliq Abdulrahman, 60, was a teacher from Kani Mazn village of Duhok's Amedi town. Today he was killed after the Turkish warplanes bombed the village
The Saudi Crown Prince and the Iraqi Prime Minister stress the importance of the commitment of all member states in the "OPEC" agreement to its implementation and the agreed compensation mechanism.
The Saudi Crown Prince discusses with the Iraqi Prime Minister the efforts made to stabilize the global oil markets and restore balance to them
The Saudi crown prince is discussing with Iraqi PM Al-Kazemi rebalancing the oil markets
Iraq: Gunmen assassinate Dr. Reham Yaqoub in Basra
Al-Kazemi fires the Basra police chief and two security directors over the recent assassinations
The Saudi crown prince and the Iraqi prime minister are discussing, by phone, opportunities to develop and develop bilateral relations between the two countries
Riham, a doctor and activist was assassinated tonight in Basra. This is the 5th assassination attempt in Basra city in southern Iraq in a span of a week. So far, out of 5 activist two have died and three other activist have survived but wounded.
Iraqi Intelligence: We thwarted an attempt to target the security forces in Tal Afar
1 month ago
Turkish army: 8 PKK militants were killed in air strikes in the Metina region in the north of Iraq
1 month ago
Turkish warplanes bomb Bazi, Kani Mazn villages in Duhok's Kani Masi area
US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo declines to comment on future US troop numbers in Iraq after meeting with Iraqi Foreign Minister Fuad Hussein. Pompeo urges people to focus on broader US-Iraq cooperation, declares an additional $204 million in USAID humanitarian aid to Iraq
The Iraqi Ministry of Health: 85 people infected with Coronavirus died during the past twenty-four hours
Turkish airstrikes hit village near Duhok province's Akre town
1 month ago
Turkish warplanes penetrate the airspace of Iraq and bomb two sites north of Dohuk
An Iraqi activist and organizer of recent public protests in the southern province of Dhi Qar survived an assassination attempt on Wednesday
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