Map. History of Iraq conflict

26 September 2018
1 year ago
UN Secretary General: "The decision to hold the referendum in disputed areas, notably in Kirkuk, is particularly destabilizing."
1 year ago
Iraqi Prime Minister: We are not ready to discuss the results of the referendum and we will not deal with it
1 year ago
Abadi: We will step up our actions and protect all citizens in Kurdistan
1 year ago
Iraqi PM says the referendum is illegitimate and will seek punishment for those responsible for holding it.
1 year ago
Iraqi PM says the federal authorities will return to Kirkuk and all Iraq.
Photos of 1st governmentnt unit near the border in Anbar. They just finished clearing out Wadi Houran.1 year ago
Photos of 1st governmentnt unit near the border in Anbar. They just finished clearing out Wadi Houran.
Large Peshmerga forces arrived in Kirkuk to join Hawija operation1 year ago
Large Peshmerga forces arrived in Kirkuk to join Hawija operation
Photos of PMU Brigade 51 in freed areas north of Baiji1 year ago
Photos of PMU Brigade 51 in freed areas north of Baiji
No delay in Hawija operation - Army reinforcements and PMU rocket forces arrived to the area.1 year ago
No delay in Hawija operation - Army reinforcements and PMU rocket forces arrived to the area.
1 year ago
Iraqi PM Al Abadi will give a televised speech after a while
Celebration in Duhok now1 year ago
Celebration in Duhok now
1 year ago
72% turnout in Kurdistan referendum: election commission
1 year ago
Iraq Sec. and Def. Committee - army has "taken all required actions" in order to "retake" areas which were seized by Kurdish forces in 2014
1 year ago
Canadian Prime Minister: We respect the process initiated by the Kurds
September 25 - Military Strikes Continue Against ISIS in Syria and Iraq1 year ago
September 25 - Military Strikes Continue Against ISIS in Syria and Iraq
Kurdistan region Referendum: 93.7% for after 227 858 votes counted1 year ago
Kurdistan region Referendum: 93.7% for after 227 858 votes counted
54.70 percent voted in Halabja. majority voted yes in two other sub-districts1 year ago
54.70 percent voted in Halabja. majority voted yes in two other sub-districts
1 year ago
The White House: U.S hopes for a unified Iraq to destroy the Islamic state organization and confront Iran
ISIS released video from North of Baghdad [Tarmiyeh and its region] with a compilation of old images and news of ops and executions1 year ago
ISIS released video from North of Baghdad [Tarmiyeh and its region] with a compilation of old images and news of ops and executions
Celebrations in Qamishli city for Iraqi Kurdistan Referendum.1 year ago
Celebrations in Qamishli city for Iraqi Kurdistan Referendum.
1 year ago
Pentagon: ISIS executed 45 of its own fighters between Iraqi cities of Anah and Rawa “as a warning to others,” who were fleeing Anah, spox
1 year ago
Iran to join large-scale Iraq-Turkish military exercises on the common border between the two countries
1 year ago
Turkish military confirms joint maneuvers, says will conduct the drills with Iraqi army at the border
Turkish Air Force drone UAV tracking north of Iraq1 year ago
Turkish Air Force drone UAV tracking north of Iraq
1 year ago
Iraqi Ministry of Defense: a large-scale military exercises with the Turkish army started on the border between the two countries
Kurds in Iran marching in support of today's KRG referendum on Kurdish independence - which Tehran strictly opposes.1 year ago
Kurds in Iran marching in support of today's KRG referendum on Kurdish independence - which Tehran strictly opposes.
Kurds in Iran are on the streets to support KRG referendum in Iraq1 year ago
Kurds in Iran are on the streets to support KRG referendum in Iraq
1 year ago
Pentagon: Kurdish referendum 'distraction' from ISIS fight. "This is an issue for Iraq, they are going to have to sort that out,” spox says
Iranian Kurds in the town of Sanadaj marched in support of the Kurdistan Region, protesting Iran1 year ago
Iranian Kurds in the town of Sanadaj marched in support of the Kurdistan Region, protesting Iran
Ballot boxes sealed throughout Kurdistan Region as voting ends in Kurdistan Referendum.1 year ago
Ballot boxes sealed throughout Kurdistan Region as voting ends in Kurdistan Referendum.
1 year ago
Inherent Resolve:Sep 23-24, Coalition forces conducted 85 strikes consisting of 167 engagements vs ISIS in Syria and Iraq
1 year ago
Hashd al-Shaabi forces say they are prepared to do battle in Kirkuk after Iraqi PM ordered troops deployment in disputed areas.
Photos from the continued Turkish Army drill on the border with Iraqi Kurdish Region today.1 year ago
Photos from the continued Turkish Army drill on the border with Iraqi Kurdish Region today.
1 year ago
Voter turnout in Khanaqin in Diyala Province is 90%, according to Kurdistan Referendum Commission
1 year ago
Polls just closed in Kurdistan Referendum: 76% Participation
1 year ago
Iraqi government redeploys various divisions from the outskirts of Hawijah to Tuz Khurmatu PMU as reinforcements.
1 year ago
Kirkuk governor declares a curfew will be imposed Monday night after referendum polling stations close.
1 year ago
Rudaw has footage of clashes between Shia militia and peshmerga in Tuz Khormato: one driver died and peshmerga wounded
1 year ago
IHEC extends voting deadline for KurdistanReferendum for one hour across Kurdistan region
1 year ago
At the request of parliament, Iraqi PM Abadi has ordered troops to disputed areas to 'protect citizens.'
Kirkuk governor Karim; I ask people of Kirkuk to be calm,no celebratory gunfire. Keep ur bullets for when it is necessary to defend the city1 year ago
Kirkuk governor Karim; I ask people of Kirkuk to be calm,no celebratory gunfire. Keep ur bullets for when it is necessary to defend the city
1 year ago
Iraq PMU (Hashd) leader says small clashes occurred between Peshmerga and PMU in Tuz Khurmatu, Saladin province.
1 year ago
Turkish Higher Authority for Broadcasts to have emergency meeting at 3pm to take out @Rudawkurdish from Turk-Sat.
1 year ago
UK’s Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson says “Iraq’s future lies in dialogue” and that his country is prepared to help.
1 year ago
Britain’s Foreign Secretary @BorisJohnson urges “all parties to remain calm, work together to defeat ISIS.”
1 year ago
Erdogan and Putin agreed during a telephone conversation on the unity of Iraqi and Syrian territories
1 year ago
Turkish President Erdogan and his Russian counterpart Putin discussed the Kurdistan Referendum over a phone-call.
1 year ago
Kurdistan’s referendum is the declaration of war against the unity of the people of Iraq — Iraq’s VP Nouri al-Maliki.
Iraqi Afaq TV: Iraqi Parliament votes on requiring PM to deploy forces in Kirkuk.1 year ago
Iraqi Afaq TV: Iraqi Parliament votes on requiring PM to deploy forces in Kirkuk.
1 year ago
Iraqi parliament votes to close all borders of Kurdistan Region with the outside world following today's independence referendum.
1 year ago
Iraqi PM orders security services "to protect citizens being coerced" in Kurdistan
1 year ago
Erdogan threatens to halt oil exports from Iraqi Kurdistan via Turkey
1 year ago
Erdogan: We will not hesitate to carry out a military operation in Iraq if necessary
1 year ago
Erdogan: We won't allow a terrorist state on our borders and we'll enter "suddenly one night" to prevent it
1 year ago
Erdogan: We will close our border with northern Iraq in both directions in the coming days
1 year ago
Erdogan: the army has taken the necessary measures on the border with Iraq
1 year ago
President Erdogan: We do not accept referendum in Kurdistan region
Locals of Bashiqa at a polling station in the town.1 year ago
Locals of Bashiqa at a polling station in the town.
Queue at a polling station in Khorsabad, Ninewa.1 year ago
Queue at a polling station in Khorsabad, Ninewa.
1 year ago
Iran decided to close border with Iraqi Kurdistan
1 year ago
Iran closes border with Iraqi Kurdistan: foreign ministry
@PMBarzani: Hearing @HaiderAlAbadi's threats Sunday reminded me of the threats from the old government of Saddam. We did not expect this type of language.1 year ago
@PMBarzani: "Hearing @HaiderAlAbadi's threats Sunday reminded me of the threats from the old government of Saddam. We did not expect this type of language."
1 year ago
"We will only coordinate with Baghdad moving forward" Turkish PM @BA_Yildirim says
PM Yıldırım: Iraqi forces will participate in Turkey's military exercises near the border with Iraq1 year ago
PM Yıldırım: Iraqi forces will participate in Turkey's military exercises near the border with Iraq
1 year ago
Turkey suspends Peshmerga training program in Bashiqa.
1 year ago
Turkish PM: We are considering imposing sanctions on Iraqi Kurdistan after decision to go ahead with referendum
OIR Spokesman: ISF kept up the fight to defeatDaesh thru the weekend - 66 villages captured near Hawija and Sharqat; >850km2 cleared1 year ago
OIR Spokesman: ISF kept up the fight to #defeatDaesh thru the weekend - 66 villages captured near Hawija and Sharqat; >850km2 cleared
1 year ago
Turkey minister denies Iraq border closed, says tight controls in place
Kurdish President Masoud Barzani casts his ballot for an independent Kurdistan.1 year ago
Kurdish President Masoud Barzani casts his ballot for an independent Kurdistan.
4,000 local observers, 140 foreign observers, 320 journalists observe the Kurdistan Referendum at 1,400 ballot stations across Kurdistan.1 year ago
4,000 local observers, 140 foreign observers, 320 journalists observe the Kurdistan Referendum at 1,400 ballot stations across Kurdistan.
Iranian AF TFB.3 and 6 pilots and F-4Es are ready at Hamedan to assist Iraq AF again to deal with any possible threat from Iraq's Kurdistan1 year ago
Iranian AF TFB.3 and 6 pilots and F-4Es are ready at Hamedan to assist Iraq AF again to deal with any possible threat from Iraq's Kurdistan
1 year ago
Gorran urges supporters to support the referendum.
1 year ago
Iranian President to Abadi: Kurdish Referendum is danger to the unity of Iraq and the stability and security of the region.
PM @HaiderAlAbadi chairs meeting of the National Security Council in Baghdad, discusses proposed illegal referendum in Iraqi Kurdistan.1 year ago
PM @HaiderAlAbadi chairs meeting of the National Security Council in Baghdad, discusses proposed illegal referendum in Iraqi Kurdistan.
FOOTAGE: IRGC's UCAVs launch 4 missiles on ISIS along Syria - Iraq border:  1 and 2: HQ, 3: Tank, 4: Gas station1 year ago
FOOTAGE: IRGC's UCAVs launch 4 missiles on ISIS along Syria - Iraq border: 1 and 2: HQ, 3: Tank, 4: Gas station
1 year ago
Iraq asks foreign countries to stop oil trade with Kurdistan over #KurdishReferendum
1 year ago
Reuters: Iraqi government calls on the Kurdistan Regional Government to hand over border crossings and airports
1 year ago
President Erdogan met with Iranian President Ruhani.
1 year ago
42 terrorists executed in prison in Nasriya, Iraq. Families of victims attend executions.
1 year ago
Kurdistan Islamic Group KIG will vote ‘Yes’ in the upcoming independence referendum - Statement
After Iran Army began its military drill  now Iran AF Jets flying intimidatingly low over the towns near Iran-N. Iraq border1 year ago
After Iran Army began its military drill now Iran AF Jets flying intimidatingly low over the towns near Iran-N. Iraq border
1 year ago
Barzani: From now on we are neighbors with Iraq.
1 year ago
Barzani is told Abadi is holding a press conference he responded "I'm a good friend with Abadi, I don't like to break his heart."
1 year ago
Barzani: we don’t expect any clashes between Peshmerga forces and Iraqi army.
Abadi: We will not abandon our Kurdish citizens and reject the sectarian state and racism1 year ago
Abadi: We will not abandon our Kurdish citizens and reject the sectarian state and racism
1 year ago
Barzani: Kurdistan is not a theat to Turkey's national security
Barzani: We hope Turkey does not close its border, this will not benefit either side1 year ago
Barzani: We hope Turkey does not close its border, this will not benefit either side
1 year ago
Al Abadi: The referendum is rejected, its results will not be recognised, we will do whatever is necessary to protect the unity of Iraq
Iraqi PM speech to nation Kirkuk's oil does not belong to individuals or parties, why has the KRG not paid people salaries1 year ago
Iraqi PM speech to nation "Kirkuk's oil does not belong to individuals or parties, why has the KRG not paid people salaries"
1 year ago
Abadi: Kurdistan leaders rejected the work of oversight and integrity under the pretext of independence
1 year ago
Abadi: Most of the problems of Kurdistan region is not with Baghdad and will worsen after the referendum
1 year ago
Barzani: Baghdad forced us to hold Referendum, the partnership ended with Iraq.
1 year ago
PM @HaiderAlAbadi will speak to the nation at 5.30pm
We tried our best to find solution with Baghdad with help of International community, but Iraq didn't accept us, Barzani says.1 year ago
We tried our best to find solution with Baghdad with help of International community, but Iraq didn't accept us, Barzani says.
Kurdish President addresses press, says Iraq has violated its constitution1 year ago
Kurdish President addresses press, says Iraq has violated its constitution
Kurdish President Masoud Barzani starts press release as independence referendum set to take place tomorrow1 year ago
Kurdish President Masoud Barzani starts press release as independence referendum set to take place tomorrow
Turkish Army expands its military drill, which was started on Sept 18,  in Silopi district countryside of Şırnak Province,  near TR-Iraq border1 year ago
Turkish Army expands its military drill, which was started on Sept 18, in Silopi district countryside of Şırnak Province, near TR-Iraq border
Iran IRGC Commander Qassem Soulimani arrived at plains of Ninawa, NW Mosul as voting boxes are distributed for KRG referendum1 year ago
Iran IRGC Commander Qassem Soulimani arrived at plains of Ninawa, NW Mosul as voting boxes are distributed for KRG referendum
1 year ago
Iraqi forces concluded the first phase of Hawija operation liberating Az Zab area completely this morning
1 year ago
The leader of the PMU in the western axis of Anbar Qassim Musleh: we will clear Anbar before Middle area of Euphrates
Iraqi Ministries and official institutions cancel holidays and ask members to boycott Erbil referendum in contested areas1 year ago
Iraqi Ministries and official institutions cancel holidays and ask members to boycott Erbil referendum in contested areas
1 year ago
Iran closes the airspace to the Kurdistan region of Iraq at the request of Baghdad
1 year ago
Rudaw claims that KDP, PUK and Islamic Union have decided to hold referendum in Kirkuk tomorrow as planned.
1 year ago
Iran's IRGC is holding drills in northwestern country, Where Iran meets Kurdistan region
Shelling on the Iraq-Iran border at Haji Omeran1 year ago
Shelling on the Iraq-Iran border at Haji Omeran
Supported by the @coalition, Kurdistan's Peshmerga and Iraqi Army reach coordinated agreement over 2nd stage of Hawija operation.1 year ago
Supported by the @coalition, Kurdistan's Peshmerga and Iraqi Army reach coordinated agreement over 2nd stage of Hawija operation.
1 year ago
Iran heavily shelling border areas in Haji Omaran area in the excuse of presence of Kurdi Iranian opposition parties there.
1 year ago
HDP MP criticizing Turkish PM and defending Barzani. "The Kurdish President knows 6 languages, what about you?" .
Photo of PMU 56th Brigade at Zab town center1 year ago
Photo of PMU 56th Brigade at Zab town center
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