28 November 2021
Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Gen. Mark Milley spoke with Iraqi Joint Headquarters Chief of Staff Gen. Othman Al-Ghanimi today by phone. "The senior leaders discussed the current security environment throughout the Middle East," according to Milley's spokesman
US Secretary of State: The missile attack on our embassy in Baghdad on Sunday is a flagrant attack on Iraqi sovereignty
1 year ago
US Secretary of State: During my contact with the Prime Minister of Iraq, I stressed the need for his government to take immediate steps to protect our diplomatic facilities there under international law
Security forces use live ammunition and stun grenades to disperse demonstrators in Al Wathba Square
Ambassador of 16 countries in Baghdad includes (US,UK,France,Germany,Italy,Spain, Netherlands) condemning Iraqi security forces violates against civil protesters in Iraq
More than 8 injured among the demonstrators as a result of security forces using bullets and gas canisters to disperse them, in the Khilani Square in central Baghdad
The US Secretary of Defense: Our forces in Iraq aim to eliminate ISIS and help maintain security there
Security forces fire live bullets and gas canisters at the demonstrators in Al-Khilani Square in the center of the capital, Baghdad, in an attempt to break the sit-in
1 year ago
A policeman was killed by an explosive device, near a security post, in the orchards of Al-Makhisa village, northeast of Diyala governorate
Wathba Square in Baghdad. Live ammunition used against the protestor
Dhi Qar demonstrators burn the headquarters of Qataib Hizbullah militia near Al-Haboubi Square
Burning the building of the Facilities Protection Section in Nasiriyah
Thousands of protesters are gathering at al-Habubi Square in Nasiriya following overnight attacks by unknown armed militiamen.
A number of demonstrators were wounded by government forces in Al-Khilani Square, central Baghdad
Reported rockets on US embassy in Baghdad last night confirmed to be mortars, which seems to widen the pool of suspects. Unlike most rocket/mortar attacks this one did some damage - inc to dining facility. One person believed slightly wounded
PMF condemned the rocket strikes on the Embassy last night
The Iraqi Foreign Ministry: The security services began an investigation process regarding targeting the American embassy to detect the perpetrators and bring them to justice
Baghdad Tahrir Square, the chants of the youth in support of the demonstrators of Nasiriyah, after attack on Al-Haboubi Square
State Department spokesperson: Since September there have been more than 14 attacks by Iran and militias that support it on Americans in Iraq
Washington calls on Iraq to protect the U.S. embassy in Baghdad
Abadi Hassan Zuair named as demonstrator who was killed by militia attack on Al-Haboubi square in Nasiriyah, Dhi Qar
#TahrirSquare demonstrators show solidarity with with Nasiriyah city protest after #AlHabobiSquare attack.
Riot police are trying to advance towards Al-Khilani Square from the side of Al-Wathba Square in Baghdad
The militia burned the shops near the Haboubi Square in Nasiriyah
1 year ago
ISIS elements active on Safat Road at Makhoul mountains
Kataib Hezbollah Telegram channel just published this video 15 mins ago, in which they send a message to the US that revenge is ongoing, & advising the Americans to "Prepare their coffins"
Video shows a convoy of militants that attacked Nasiriya's Haboubi square and shot live bullets on protesters
A third party also carried out an attack in Karbala, group of gunmen in a Land Cruiser opened fire on protesters near the Sultan Restaurant then fled towards the river
Heavy gunfire in the vicinity of the Balad Air Force Base
Nasiriyah: From a Live streaming, Big attack on Alhaboubi Sq and burned all tents like what they did last time by shock governmental force in Basra
Attackers are burning the protesters' tents at Al-Haboubi Square in Nasiriyah
An attack is ongoing against protesters in Habobi square, Nasriyah
A protester was killed in Al-Haboubi square, and the crackdown continues
Shots heard in AlNasiriyah's Haboubi Square as Iraqi forces/ militiamen attacking peaceful demonstrators
There are killed and wounded in attack on sit-in at Al Haboubi square in Nasiriyah, Dhi Qar
Attack on Haboubi Square in the center of Nasiriyah
Attack from all directions on the Al-Haboubi sit-in square in Nasiriyah
Gunmen opened fire at protesters at Al-Habboubi Square in Al-Nasiriya
Rocket attack in Baghdad: At least one embassy staff was injured according to a source from the @USEmbBaghdad
"I am closely monitoring reports of a rocket attack targeting the U.S. Embassy in Baghdad. Violent acts against our diplomatic facilities are simply unacceptable. We must ensure the safety of American diplomats, troops and other Americans in Iraq." -LR @RepMcCaul
Protesters also demanded that the Dhi Qar police commander be relieved of his position. He's only been at his post for 4 days and sacking him would mean the 4th commander being removed since start of demonstrations
Reports of injuries in the missile attack on the American embassy in Baghdad
Intensive flights over the central Baghdad near U.S. Embassy
Basra demonstrators watched dozens of tents set up in the center of the sit-in, after they were burned last night by the security forces.
Senior US Defence official confirm that Katyusha rocket hit the Embassy dining facility tonight. Decline comment on injuries but say there were no deaths. First time the embassy has actually been hit in a very long time. AAM already released statement
Speaker of the Iraqi Parliament: Attacks on the US embassy in Baghdad harm the country reputation
Two protesters were killed in Al-Wathba Square in Baghdad today
The compound of USEmbassy in Baghdad received a direct rockets hit by unruly militia. The Embassy restaurant or canteen was damaged and burned
Iraqi Prime Minister after new rocket attack on U.S. Embassy area: We reaffirm our commitment to protect all diplomatic missions
Baghdad. Tear gas canisters fired at demonstrators in Al-Wathba Square1 year ago
Baghdad. Tear gas canisters fired at demonstrators in Al-Wathba Square
Tear gas canisters & live ammunition being used by security forces   in Khilani Square in Baghdad to push back the protesters to Tahrir Square. Chaos in Baghdad tonight as security forces using excessive forces.  Video from live coverage of a protester1 year ago
Tear gas canisters & live ammunition being used by security forces in Khilani Square in Baghdad to push back the protesters to Tahrir Square. Chaos in Baghdad tonight as security forces using excessive forces. Video from live coverage of a protester
Continued closure of the "Al-Bhoh" and "Al-Nasr Bridge" intersections and the withdrawal of the government forces towards Al-Shamiya in the city of Nasiriyah in southern Iraq.
"Incoming" alarm went off again in Union III base. Reportedly 5 rockets hit near the US embassy Baghdad. Everyone asked to take shelter at the base
At least one rocket lands close to the US embassy in Baghdad
Serious injuries to peaceful protesters after they were shot with live bullets at Al Wathba Square1 year ago
Serious injuries to peaceful protesters after they were shot with live bullets at Al Wathba Square
A protester has succumbed from his injury in today's events in the city of Nasiriyah in southern Iraq
Live ammunition towards Nassriyah Protestors
Iraqi Human Rights Commission: 12 dead and 230 wounded among the demonstrators within two days
These 2 drones have seen in Balakaity northern Erbil took photos by local people
Spokeperson of Muqtada (Salih Mohammed Aliraqi) says in statement not to protest today and threatened who continue to target Alsader
Video from Baghdad's Al Khilani square shows clashes between protesters and Iraqi security forces
Muqtada Al-Sadr calls for "surprise" demonstrations against the U.S. presence in Iraq in Baghdad and the other provinces today
Thousands of students entered Tahrir Square in Baghdad
Reuters: Security forces clash with hundreds of protesters in central Baghdad
The number of injuries among demonstrators, shot and killed by government forces, increased to more than 50, in Al-Nassiriya city, southern Iraq
Tens of thousands of Dhi Qar residents march out to protest against government forces' repression.
Protesters cut the road to Najaf airport
The security forces withdrew to the Al Shamiya in Nasiriyah, in front of the protesters' advance after the confrontations
Students from Basra have defiantly come out in full force today in a bid to keep the momentum of the protests alive
Nasiriyah: reports about the assassination attempt on Alaa Rikabi in Nasiriyah, and the protesters are trying to get him out of there for his safety
Mass demonstrations of Basra students denouncing the security forces 'dismantling of the main sit-in in the city and the burning of protesters' tents
Students of Al-Israa and Al-Mansour colleges in Baghdad joined the protest today, numbers have swelled again and the departure of Sadrists does not see to have a real effect on the ground
Huge crowd of students are marching toward Tahrir Square in Baghdad to show their support to the protesters who have been protesting in Baghdad and other southern provinces since October 25.
30 demonstrators were injured in Al-Nasiriyah city due to the crackdown by the government forces
Tension and shooting in Nasiriyah amid crackdown on protesters
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