Tag Archives: Iraq

Iraqi leaders concluded a key meeting to end political impasse

The leaders of Iraq’s main political forces on Wednesday concluded a key meeting called in by caretaker Prime Minister Mustafa al-Kadhimi in the presence of President Barham Salih and Parliament Speaker Mohammad al-Halboosi. The meeting brings together the heads of the entire political spectrum attended by the chair of the …

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Al-Ameri receives Plasschaert in Baghdad

The head of the al-Fateh coalition, Hadi al-Ameri, received on Tuesday the Special Representative of the Secretary-General for the United Nations Assistance Mission for Iraq, Jeanine Hennis-Plasschaert. A statement by Mr. al-Amiri’s office said that the meeting discussed the latest developments in the country and ways to address the current …

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Hussain And Us

“Colleagues twice my age and thrice well read, wanted to know why a young girl who could travel anywhere around the world, chose to visit a country literally broken down to shambles. They felt the urge to ask if I had converted to Shi’ism,” writes Noor Amina Tiwana.

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PMF “cleanse” the borders between Nineveh and Saladin

On Tuesday, the Popular Mobilization Committee announced a security operation to secure the borders between Nineveh and Saladin governorates. In a statement, the Committee said that a joint force from the PMF’s Saladin Operations Command (brigade 51) and the Counter-Terrorism Service of the Iraqi Army operated on the borders. The …

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Demonstrators of legitimacy withdraw from Suspension Bridge, Baghdad

The demonstrators of legitimacy near the Suspension Bridge, Baghdad started withdrawing. According to the reporter of Al-Ghadeer said on Monday, the demonstrators began to withdraw from the Suspension Bridge in central Baghdad, leaving the protest area. Earlier today, a huge demonstration began near the Green Zone, Baghdad amid intensive security …

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PMF kills two ISIS terrorists north of Samarra

A force leading the Samarra sector of the Popular Mobilization Forces (PMF) on Monday managed to kill two members of the criminal “ISIS” organization north of the city. This came during a security operation carried out by the force outside the responsibility sector, north of Samarra city in Salah al-Din …

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US convoy comes under attack in Iraq’s Saladin

Local media in Iraq have reported an attack on the US troops in Saladin province in central Iraq on Thursday. Sources in Iraq told Sabereen News telegram channel that a US military logistics convoy was targeted in Iraq. The report said that a US Army logistics convoy was targeted in …

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PMF thwarts a terrorist attack in Saladin

The Popular Mobilization Forces (PMF) on Monday, foiled an ISIS attack east of Saladin Governorate. “The PMF heroes thwarted an attack by a group of terrorists on a checkpoint of the Sixth Regiment in the 22nd Brigade in Al-Aith Island, east of Saladin,” PMF said in a statement. Two PMF …

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Iraq’s fighter jets bomb an ISIS hideout in Nineveh

Iraqi warplanes bombed a cave used as a hideout by ISIS militants in Qara Gogh, northern Nineveh, the Security Media Cell (SMC) reported on Saturday. The SMC said that the Iraqi F-16 fighter jets carried out four airstrikes on the cave sheltering members of the extremist group. The attack was …

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