Main election winner in Iraq, Muqtada al-Sadr, meets with UN official in Baghdad and demands international support in preventing other governments and regional powers from intervening in election results (interference in forming new Iraqi government).
PM @HaiderAlAbadi: Our armed forces secured the Syrian side of the border with Iraq. Safeguarding Iraq's national security is the @IraqiGovt's overriding priority
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Turkey continues deploying troops in Kurdistan Region Iraq Turkey
PM @HaiderAlAbadi: Once again, I want to congratulate all the winning candidates in the parliamentary elections. It is important that appeals against some results are investigated quickly, transparently and according to law
PM @HaiderAlAbadi: I call on political parties to adhere to the constitutionally mandated timetable for the convening of the new parliament and the formation of the next government
PM @HaiderAlAbadi: Protecting Iraq and the Iraqi people is our paramount duty; we will continue to take the necessary measures to safeguard Iraq's national security
PM @HaiderAlAbadi: We successfully secured our border with Syria and intensified our intelligence-gathering. I instructed our security forces to remain on alert and to relentlessly pursue Daesh remnants
Secretary of the Supreme National Security Council of Iran Shamkhani: Our presence in Iraq and Syria continues because it is coordinated with Baghdad and Damascus to combat terrorism
Iraq court sentences Belgian jihadist to death for IS membership
Iraqi 20th Division finds long ISIS tunnel with many branches in Hussainiya area in middle of Mosul. Tunnel contained about 10 ISIS fighters who were active cell. Tunnel destroyed by aircraft and ISIS killed. Tunnel too big to explore or clear on foot.
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The Guards started establishing several posts along the Syrian border in west Anbar
Iraqi Ninawa Police arrest 13 ISIS in East Mosul.
Iraqi High Election Commission cancels the voting results for 103 voting stations in 5 provinces due to complaints of irregularities.
Israeli politicians seek support for Kurdish rights and independence, in new push;
Iraqi PMU (Hashd) Fatah party: our alliance with Nasr or Sairoon coalitions is conditioned on their agreement on a unified national program. Any new government must protect rights of PMU.
Governor of Kirkuk province, Iraq: we have presented our evidence of fraud in the Iraqi parliamentary elections to the legal committee of the High Election Commission.
Iraqi Ninawa police arrest 4 ISIS in Badush west of Mosul. Another ISIS arrested in Sumer neighborhood in East Mosul.
Iraqi cleric Sadr meets pro-Iran Amiri after election win
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Brigade 13 (Liwa Tafuf) discovered a hidden cache during their daily surveys in Qa'im administrative district. They have been running the Engineering Effort in and around the town since the end of the border battle last November.
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Final results #IraqElections Abadi: 42; Ameri: 47; Maliki: 25; Sadr: 54; Hakim: 19; Nujaifi: 14; Allawi: 21; Barzani: 25; Rasul/PUK: 18; 165 needed to form government
Iraq will announce the final result of #Election2018 today
: Between May 11-May 17, US-led Coalition military forces conducted 59 strikes targeting ISIS in Syria and 7 strikes in Iraq
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Muqtada Al Sadr, Iraq's shia cleric, deleted a tweet that said in Arabic hashtag "neighbor countries are no friends".
Iraqi Ninawa Police arrest 4 ISIS in Talkaif area north of Mosul. One of the ISIS members is from Anbar province.
Turkish jets strike 12 PKK targets in Iraq's north, army says
Moqtada al-Sadr and Sayyed Ammar al-Hakimn just ended their meeting in Najaf: both agreed to unite in one coalition and "attract other groups to form a government away from traditional politicians"
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Iraq: OCHA reports 75.090 Iraqis returned to their homes in the month of April, most going back to Nineveh, Anbar or SalahAdDin. 2.11 million Iraqis continue to be displaced as of May.
H.E. Prime Minister @HaiderAlAbadi receives a phone call from Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yıldırım.
Iraqi Civil Defense Officer says 640 bodies removed from the ruins of Mosul in past 48 hours. Some of the bodies are women and children which are thought to be from ISIS families.
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Islamic State claim: IED blast destroys Iraqi Federal Police vehicle in Rashad Kirkuk, Iraq