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Sulaimani, Kurdistan Region - Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi received the eldest son of the late Iraqi president Jalal Talabani on Thursday. ... The relations between Iraq and the Kurdistan Region reached its lowest-point in more than a decade when the Iraqi security forces entered the disputed or ...
Diyarbakir, Turkey -- In the last week of December, an armed group ambushed a convoy on the Kirkuk-Hawija road in Iraq, killing seven people. Iraqi security forces couldn't track the attackers. The identities of those killed were determined quickly: They were Col. Fazil Sebawi of the Iraqi police, his son ...
"Troops of Samarra Operations Command, composed of police, army and intelligence managed, today, to kill four suicide attackers in al-Kassarat region, southwest of Dujail town," the statement said. Iraqi Prime Minister Haidar al-Abadi announced, in December, full liberation of Iraqi lands, declaring end of ...
Sources in Ahwaz told Al Arabiya.net that Iran has deployed members of the Iraqi Popular Mobilization forces to suppress the ongoing anti-regime ... one person was arrested for distributing pamphlets calling on people to protest and security forces heavily deployed around banks and police stations.
Iraq's existing security institutions need bolstering, and the Popular Mobilization Forces can be incorporated into that process with the coalition's help. ... The key actor in this spectacular turnaround is the Iraqi security forces (ISF), comprising the Counter-terrorism Service (CTS), army, Federal police, ...
Its armed forces were in control of the entire Iraq-Syria border, he said. In the announcement, Lt Gen Abdul-Amir Rasheed Yar Allah said combat operations against the extremists have concluded after Iraqi forces retook control of the country's border with Syria. The statement said: "All Iraqi lands are ...
Officers on the front told Al-Monitor that at least 50 armed IS fighters were estimated to be in the area. Three IS militants were killed the day that Al-Monitor accompanied the forces, according to an officer on the front, while two members of the local police force were injured. Several SPG-9 rifles and other ...
31, 2017 -- The first group of Iraqi border Guard Force members graduated today from a 12-day program conducted by members of the Combined Joint Task ... Following the liberation of ISIS-occupied areas in Iraq, the coalition is working with Iraqi security forces "to ensure remnants of the terrorist group ...
Maliki served as Prime Minister of Iraq for two terms from 2006-2014. Under his tenure the central government cut the Kurdish share of budget in early-2014 over the KRG's plans to export oil independent of Baghdad. He deployed the Iraqi security forces to the borders of the Kurdistan Region at least twice ...
Ramadi (IraqiNews.com) Iraqi forces arrested on Saturday an Islamic State member in Anbar Province, police sources were quoted saying as forces ... Iraq declared victory over Islamic State militants earlier this month, marking an end to the self-styled "caliphate" the militants announced in 2014 from Mosul.
Beirut, Lebanon (4:55 P.M.) - The Iraqi armed forces killed several Islamic State (ISIS) terrorists that were attempting to infiltrate from the Syrian border this week. According to a military report from Baghdad, the Iraqi border Guards, alongside Hashd Al-Sha'abi, were involved in a fierce battle with ...
The attackers fled the scene before the arrival of the Iraqi security forces who launched an investigation into the incident and carried out a search operation in the area ... 9 officially declared full liberation of Iraq from IS militants after Iraqi forces recaptured all the areas once seized by the extremist group.
Iraq's anti-terrorism forces are currently in charge of security in Kirkuk, one of the disputed territories between the Kurdistan Region and the Iraqi federal government. ... Talabani, has called on Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi to hand over control of the security apparatus to the local police in a bid to stabilize the situation.
Baghdad (IraqiNews.com) Iraqi security forces arrested an Islamic State member in Baghdad, the capital's security command said Thursday as the ... Iraq declared victory over Islamic State militants earlier this month, marking an end to the self-styled "caliphate" the militants announced in 2014 from Mosul.
Turkish security forces, including Turkish army's land and air forces as well as gendarme and police's special operation units, conducted a total of 50,682 ... terror attacks thwartedSince the group resumed its armed campaign in July 2015, more than 1,200 people, including security force personnel and ...

"As the ground fighting against ISIS winds down in Iraq, state security forces need to turn their focus to preventing retaliation and upholding the rule of law," ... "Past atrocities against the Yezidis don't give its armed forces a free pass to commit abuses against other groups, whatever their past," she stated.
A security source reported the deaths of two Iraqi intelligence officers in a northern city of Kirkuk amid the rise of violence following the Iraqi Army and Iranian-backed Shia Hash al-Shaabi militias attack on peshmerga forces in the province. Unknown armed men opened fire on two officers working at Kirkuk's intelligence and ...
"As the ground fighting against ISIS winds down in Iraq, state security forces need to turn their focus to preventing retaliation and upholding the rule of law," said Lama Fakih, HRW's deputy Middle East director, in a statement. "Past atrocities against the Yazidis don't give its armed forces a free pass to ...
police Chief Fadil Said al-Sabawi and his son were killed in an armed attack Sunday evening on the Kirkuk-Hawija road. Sabawi was the head ... Despite Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi announcing the liberation of Iraq from ISIS earlier this month, remnants of the militant group remain. Kirkuk city, the ...
"Australia is committed to supporting the Iraqi security forces as it clears the remaining pockets of Daesh fighters in rural areas and ensuring the long-term stability of Iraq," Payne said, using an alternative term for IS. There are some 80 Australian personnel operating as part of the Special Operations Task ...
4 paramilitary tribal fighters killed in attack in central Iraq ... The predominately Sunni Arab province of Salahudin has been the scene of a major offensive by Iraqi security forces and allied Hashd Shaabi units to drive out Islamic State (IS) militants from the provincial key cities and towns, including its capital ...
Baghdad, Dec. 21 (Xinhua) -- An Iraqi parliamentary committee Thursday called on the Kurdish security forces to exercise restraint in response to protests in the semi-autonomous region of Kurdistan in northern Iraq amid widespread anger over unpaid salaries and corruption. "We call on the security ...
"But today, thanks in very large part to your efforts, the so-called caliphate has been crushed and no longer holds significant territory in Iraq and Syria. ... "While we need to deal directly with the threat they still pose in the region, we also need to focus on training the Iraqi security forces to keep Daesh out," ...
Throughout the fight, coalition airpower, along with an increasingly capable Iraqi Air Force, provided the Iraqi security forces an asymmetric advantage over their enemies. When Iraqi security forces fighters were pinned down by fire, coalition air controllers embedded with them called in precision ...
Tensions have remained high between Kurdish peshmerga and Iraqi security forces since October 16, when ISF and Iranian-backed Hashd al-Shaabi paramilitaries took control disputed or Kurdistani or disputed areas claimed by Erbil and Baghdad. Aerial footage dated 18 December over the same ...
Members of the Iraqi special forces provide security during a final air mobility operations exercise at Camp Taji, Iraq, Nov. 27, 2017. Camp Taji is one of four Combined Joint Task Force Operation Inherent Resolve bases dedicated to training partner forces and enhancing their effectiveness on the battlefield.
Australia is entering peak terror season, with frontline police and security agencies reporting an increase in operational tempo as they work to disrupt possible ... "We congratulate the Iraqi security forces for their courage and determination in defeating this national, regional and international threat,'' a joint ...
"We do have to be very careful, this threat remains in the Middle East and our region as well, we're very conscious of that, but we congratulate the Iraqi security forces. "And I acknowledge in particular the work of the men and woman of the ADF [Australian Defence Force] who have been part of The Global ...
"Our coalition will continue to stand with Iraq to support its security forces, economy and stabilization to help ensure that ISIS can never against threaten Iraq's people or use its territory as a haven," said Brett McGurk, U.S. special presidential envoy to the anti-IS coalition, in a statement posted to his official ...
The operations were conducted in southeastern provinces of Diyarbakır, Bitlis, Siirt, Şırnak and also in Iraq's northern region between Dec. 1 and 7, it said. Turkish forces defused more than 40 explosive devices planted by the group and destroyed over 70 weapon emplacements, shelters and arms depots.
Iraqi forces clearing desert areas of Daesh. 2 ... Daesh began a terror campaign in Iraq in 2014, overrunning vast swathes in lightning attacks. ... PressTV-Iraqi forces liberate last Daesh-held town Iraqi armed forces have liberated Rawa, the last remaining town under the grip of the Daesh terror group, hours ...
If efforts to train, equip and recruit fresh forces in Iraq are delayed, the holdup could hamstring the US-led effort to leave the country's security to Indigenous forces, a major focus of the US-led mission to defeat IS. the Pentagon plans to spend nearly $1.3 billion to train and equip Iraqi troops and police units ...
Baghdad -- After more than three years of combat operations, Iraq announced Saturday that the fight against the Islamic State group is over after the country's security forces drove the extremists from all of the territory they once held. Iraqi and American officials warned, however, that key challenges ...
Its armed forces were in control of the entire Iraq-Syria border, he said. In the announcement, Lt Gen Abdul-Amir Rasheed Yar Allah said combat operations against the extremists have concluded after Iraqi forces retook control of the country's border with Syria. The statement said: "All Iraqi lands are ...
Dillon's tweet was part of his responses to an online question and answer session in which he also said the coalition had trained 125,000 members of Iraqi security forces, 22,000 of which were Kurdish peshmerga fighters. When asked if the United States planned to build permanent military bases in Iraq or ...
According to the UNAMI report, 117 Iraqi civilians were killed and another 264 injured in "acts of terrorism, violence, and armed conflict" in Iraq in November. "The number of ... In the past, the Iraqi government has prevented the UNAMI from recording and reporting Iraqi security forces and police casualties. Of the figures ...
Al-Abadi has promised to increase Al-Hashd wages to match those of the armed forces -- not the actions of a man aspiring to enforce Al-Hashd's ... succeeds in uniting them within a revamped National Alliance, or whether moderate elements reach across the sectarian divide on an Iraqi nationalist ticket.
ERBIL, Kurdistan Region - The unknown armed group that was reportedly stationed in villages close to Tuz Khurmatu has left their positions and moved ... left their positions near Tuz Khurmatu over the past two days and went to adjacent areas in Diyala and other regions under the control of Iraqi forces.
Baghdad and the Kurdish regional capital Arbil have been locked in dispute ever since September's independence referendum, which resulted in a resounding "yes" vote for independence in the autonomous Kurdish region of northern Iraq. Iraqi security forces backed by paramilitaries responded by ...
Baghdad (IraqiNews.com) Iraqi authorities will declare final victory over Islamic State in a military parade on December 9, a senior security source was quoted saying. "The parade by the Iraqi armed forces, represented by the federal police, army and popular units, will take place on Saturday, during which, ...
Sulaimani - A Shia paramilitary group backed by Iraqi forces seeks to oust Kurdish security forces from a checkpoint located between Kalar and Jalawla in Garmyan, said a spokesman of Garmyan police ... "[There is] no sign of willingness to have dialogue but to oust Garmyan police by force," he added.
Azzawi said in a media statement on Saturday that the Iraqi security forces with the support of the army, the police, and the Popular Mobilization Units (PMU) ... He added that the operation is ongoing with full coordination with the Iraqi Air Force as the government's general strategy aims to eradicate all ...
Baghdad, Nov 26 (KUNA) -- The Iraqi Army have completed the first ... In a press statement, the army said on Sunday that its forces backed by ...
Iraqi security forces ride in vehicles travelling to Mosul to fight against ... al-Shaabi (Popular Mobilization Forces) and Federal police, backed by ...
24 (Xinhua) -- Iraqi security forces Friday recaptured up to 45 villages as part of a large-scale military operation to dislodge Islamic State (IS) militants from their hideouts in the desert in western Iraq, the Iraqi military said. The Iraqi Army, paramilitary Hashd Shaabi brigades and federal police retook control of ...
Baghdad - 23 November 2017: The Iraqi security forces regained control over 77 ... in a statement that the armed forces, Popular Mobilization Forces (PMF) and federal police backed by Iraqi Air Force were able to regain control over these areas. ... Iraq to declare final victory over IS after desert campaign.
23 (Xinhua) -- Iraqi security forces Thursday retook control of 77 villages as ... their hideouts in the desert in western Iraq, the Iraqi military said. The Iraqi Army, paramilitary Hashd Shaabi brigades and federal police recaptured ...
Iraqi forces backed by the U.S.-led coalition retook the last town in the country held by the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS), Iraqi and coalition officials said Friday. "I congratulate our heroic ... "Since ISIS' defeat in Mosul, Iraqi security forces have walloped Daesh in every battle...rolled right over them.


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