• al-Sadr on his way to election victory in Iraq

    al-Sadr on his way to election victory in Iraq

    baghdad May 14, 2018 22:03 Hot Recent News

    The party of the influential Shiite clergyman Moqtada al-Sadr is almost certainly on his way to victory in the parliamentary elections of Iraq. The election committee said Monday, after 91 percent of the votes had been counted in sixteen of the eighteen Iraqi provinces.

  • Mass graves IS discovered civilians

    kirkuk November 12, 2017 08:21 Hot Recent News

    In the Iraqi province of Kirkuk, mass graves have been discovered from hundreds of civilians executed by Islamic State (IS). That was reported by Iraqi authorities at a press conference on Saturday, where CNN was also present.

  • Kurds Iraq suspends referendum results

    cairo October 25, 2017 05:57 Hot Recent News

    The Kurdish regional government offered Wednesday to temporarily freeze the results of the recent referendum on independence. This calls the Kurds to a ceasefire and an immediate end to all military operations in northern Iraq.

  • Elections Kurdish region postponed

    baghdad October 23, 2017 13:36 Hot Recent News

    The presidential elections in the Kurdish region in Iraq, which were scheduled for November 1, have been postponed for the time being. The parties have not yet been able to submit candidate lists, according to the head of the electoral commission.

  • Fights between Iraqi troops and Kurds

    baghdad October 20, 2017 10:33 Hot Recent News

    In northern Iraq heavy fights have broken out between Iraqi troops and Kurdish peshmerga. Government-led Shiite militia showed Friday that they had taken the place of Altin Köprü in the county of Kirkuk. That could not be confirmed for the time being.

  • Already 100,000 Kurds fled from Kirkuk

    kirkuk October 19, 2017 10:57 Hot Recent News

    Already 100,000 Kurds flew from the northern Iraqi city of Kirkuk, says the Kurdish Regional Council (KRG). On Monday, the Iraqi army left the area. The tensions have risen high after the march of Iraqi forces earlier this week.

  • Army Iraq also gets Mosuldam in hand

    baghdad October 18, 2017 08:12 Hot Recent News

    The Iraqi forces took over more areas previously owned by Kurdish warriors. The government spokesman says, among other things, that he has the important Mosuldam in the province of Nineveh.

  • Army Iraq does not enter Kirkuk

    Army Iraq does not enter Kirkuk

    kirkuk October 16, 2017 12:57 Hot Recent News

    The Iraqi army has not been commissioned to enter the town of Kirkuk. The soldiers were instructed only to secure the surrounding areas, said an affected commander at the press office Reuters.

  • Army Iraq raises at Kirkuk

    Army Iraq raises at Kirkuk

    bagdad/erbil October 16, 2017 10:00 Hot Recent News

    The Iraqi forces said several positions had been handed around the town of Kirkuk. According to the army, it is an air force base, a power plant and an industrial district.

  • Iraqi army units approach Kirkuk

    Iraqi army units approach Kirkuk

    erbil October 15, 2017 23:27 Hot Recent News

    Iraqi army units raised into the town of Kirkuk in Northern Iraq. Both Kurdish and Iraqi officials report that the troops approach the city. The goal is to capture the military base K1 west of Kirkuk and the nearby oil fields, according to the Iraqi army.

  • War Iraq and Kurds threaten

    War Iraq and Kurds threaten

    baghdad October 14, 2017 04:36 Hot Recent News

    The Kurds send thousands of extra soldiers to Kirkuk because they are afraid that the Iraqi army is about to open the attack on the city. The French press office AFP called on an anonymous Iraqi general yesterday, claiming that the offensive has already begun.

  • Wild boar kill IS warriors

    Wild boar kill IS warriors

    April 25, 2017 14:18 Hot Recent News

    Three IS warriors in Iraq have been killed by wild boar. The news agency reports Iraqi News. The warriors tried to expel the beasts of fields in the south of Kirkuk on Sunday when the swine attacked them.

  • HRW: Kurdish destroy Arab homes Iraq

    HRW: Kurdish destroy Arab homes Iraq

    erbil November 13, 2016 06:39 Hot Recent News

    The Kurdish forces in Iraq have been guilty of the unlawful destruction of large numbers of homes they have conquered IS. This enables the human rights organization Human Rights Watch in a report released Sunday. In some cases involve entire villages, writes the organization.

  • Action extremists in Iraqi city of Kirkuk

    Action extremists in Iraqi city of Kirkuk

    October 21, 2016 08:00 Hot Recent News

    Armed extremists on Friday attacked government buildings in the Iraqi city of Kirkuk, the BBC reports. Suicide bombers blew themselves up at police stations in the city and a power plant. Iraqi security forces have repulsed the attack.

  • 'Aid workers are not ready for fight Mosul '

    'Aid workers are not ready for fight Mosul '

    mosul October 11, 2016 13:54 Hot Recent News

    When the Iraqi army bet attack to oust IS Mosul, a stream of refugees will 'of biblical proportions' get going. Aid agencies are prepared though hardly there. That warning from Refugee Foundation. In camps around the IS main stronghold in Iraq is currently according to the organization accommodate about 100,000 refugees. In Mosul is home to about 1.2 million people.

  • Boy (12) packed with bomb belt

    Boy (12) packed with bomb belt

    August 22, 2016 13:24 Hot Recent News

    A boy of twelve with a bomb belt is Sunday in Iraq arrested in the city of Kirkuk on his way to a mosque to blow themselves up. The child wore a loose shirt of FC Barcelona to cover the explosive. The arrest of the boy was shot.

  • Certainly 29 children victims attack Turkey

    Certainly 29 children victims attack Turkey

    ankara August 22, 2016 09:27 Hot Recent News

    Certainly 29 children were killed Saturday during the bombing of a Turkish wedding last in the southeastern city of Gaziantep. That, Turkish news channels reported on Monday. A young teenager blew himself up, causing 51 people died. Meanwhile, there are 44 people identified.

  • IS grabs 3000 Iraqi refugees

    IS grabs 3000 Iraqi refugees

    geneva August 5, 2016 09:24 Hot Recent News

    Terror movement Islamic State (IS) has about 3,000 Iraqis who were beaten captured fleeing and already executed twelve of them. That the UNHCR declared the UN refugee agency, Friday.

  • Leader ISIS caught alive in Iraq
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    Leader ISIS caught alive in Iraq

    baghdad December 28, 2015 15:14 Hot Recent News

    US commandos have the infamous ISIS-leader Abu Omar al-Shishani captured alive near the city of Kirkuk in Iraq. This was reported by the Russian news agency Tass. However, the message has not been confirmed by the US Pentagon.

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