20 September 2021
As Iraq relaxes its coronavirus lockdown, @WHOIraq expresses "high concern" at the number of people back out in the streets
Four brigades split from Iraq's PMF in sign of internal rift - Loyal to Shiite cleric Ali Al Sistani, the brigades are now under the direction of the prime minister's office
Iraqi Prime Minister-designate @MAKadhimi reveals his government ministers:- Electricity/Adnan Al-Zarfi; Foreign Affairs / Harith Hassan; Higher Education/Ibrahim Bahr Al-Alum; Finance / Fouad Hussein Justice; / Khaled Shawani; Agriculture / Mohamed al-Sudani; Oil/ Hisham Saleh Dawood;Municipalities/ Rizan Muhammad;Water Resources/Jassem Muhammad Al-Asadi;Planning/ Khaled Battal;Labor/ Kadhim Al-Sahlani;Culture/ Hashem Al-Shadidi;Interior/ Muzahim Al-Tamimi;Education/Muzahim Al-Khayyat or Falah Mahmoud Ahmed to choose one of them
3 people reportedly injured by celebratory gunfire in Zakho, Duhok province in celebration of the victory over Coronavirus/COVIDー19
The Iraqi oil minister says that OPEC may take additional steps to absorb the surplus oil
Iraqi Security Media Cell: Between 1 January & 15 April, 88 security forces were killed & 174 injured. 82 civilians were killed & 120 injured. 1060 security operations conducted
Pro-Iran militiamen attacked peaceful demonstrators in Baghdad's Tahrir Square, casualties reported
Two people reported killed, several others injured in Baghdad's Tahrir Square as pro-Iran militiamen brutally attacked demonstrators
Iraq: Clashes between demonstrators and riot police near Al-Khilani Square in central Baghdad
1 year ago
Two civilians were killed by an explosive device in Salah al-Din, Iraq
Two PMU members were killed and others wounded when an explosive device exploded south of Mosul
1 year ago
PMF repelled an attack by ISIS near Yathrib
Najaf Provincial Health Department announces a new infection with the Coronavirus
In Iraq, 2 soldiers killed & 3 injured in ISIS attack on Army checkpoint south of Baquba in Diyala Province. Iraqi Federal Police & PMF (Hashd) kill 2 ISIS while ISIS attempts attack on Federal Police
Iraqi official tells AFP: "Washington told us they'd simultaneously hit 122 targets in Iraq if more Americans died." Plan set aside for amid COVID19, three diplomats said, but that could change "if there's another attack & it kills an American."
Two rockets have fallen in the vicinity of a site belonging to a Chinese oil company in the Iraqi capital of Baghdad. No casualties
Iraq records 17 new cases of coronavirus in Basra Governorate
Turkish armed drones kill two women in Makhmour refugee camp, northern Iraq. The camp has been targeted before by Turkish planes, killing four women including a 14 year old girl
Britain's ambassador to Iraq ⁦@sblhickey⁩: PM Kadhimi must prioritize 'security threats'
1 year ago
The Kurdistan Regional Government of Iraq announces the extension of the curfew until April 23 as part of measures to limit the spread of coronavirus
Workers and shopkeepers took to the streets to protest against the extension of the curfew in Kalar District, Garmyan Region
In Sulaymaniya, vendors protesting the further extension of the curfew as they haven't been able to work for more than a month
Military spokesman for Iraqi PM: the Turkish airstrike on a PKK base in northern Iraq is a hostile act & Ankara bears the responsibility. If this continues it will hurt relations
Turkish warplanes target Makhmour refugee camp, southwest of the Kurdistan Region capital Erbil, casualties reported
5 PKK fighters have been killed by Turkish airplanes this morning in Balakaiayty Erbil Iraqi Kurdistan
1 year ago
Turkish warplanes strike Zini Warte
ISIS claims IED attack on army convoy between Baiji and Kirkuk today
Civilian vehicle struck an IED near Makhoul
Iraqi Border Crossing Council on Iranian plan to resume religious pilgrimages to Iraqi holy places: our borders are completely closed until further notice. The decision to reopen borders is up to Health Ministry
Twenty-three ISIS militants killed in Kirkuk operation: commander
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