April 19, 2015

Security

Security
Iraq security, the latest Iraqi security news

Al-Anbar (IraqiNews.com) The Golden Division in Anbar province announced on Sunday, the beginning of a military operation to liberate al-Sofiya area east of Ramadi, noting that the security forces entered the area from three axes. The...
Archival file photo of ISIS beheading.

(IraqiNews.com) Kirkuk - A local source in Kirkuk province announced on Sunday that ISIS has executed 24 people, including local officers, in Zab area southwest of the province. The source said in an interview for IraqiNews.com,...
Al-Hashed al-Sha'bi militia fighters. Archival photo.

(IraqiNews.com) Kirkuk – The Sarayah al-Kharasani group of the al-Hashed al-Sha’bi militia announced on Saturday, that the ISIS military commander of al-Bashir area has been killed in a military operation south of Kirkuk. The group...

  (IraqiNews.com) Baghdad – Iraqi Ministry of Defense announced Saturday, that 23 elements of the ISIS group have been killed in air strikes by the international coalition in the provinces of Anbar, Nineveh and Salahuddin. The...
The commander of the federal police Shaker Jawdat

Salahuddin (IraqiNews.com) On Saturday, Commander of the federal police Shaker Jawdat announced the liberation of Baiji refinery from ISIS organization, stressing that the siege on the beleaguered forces inside the refinery is lifted. Jawdat said...
The body of Izzat Ibrahim al-Douri being examined in a mortuary.

Baghdad (IraqiNews.com) The Iraqi Shia paramilitary force, Asa'ib Ahl al-Haq (League of the Righteous) claimed responsibility for the killing of Izzat al-Douri who was the Vice President of Saddam Hussein, asserting that his dead body was...

Kirkuk (IraqiNews.com) On Saturday, a security source in Kirkuk province said that an Iraqi joint force had managed to kill 35 ISIS fighters and retake two villages in Daquq district, located 40 km south of Kirkuk. The source...

(IraqiNews.com) Mosul - The British "Daily Mail" newspaper published images released by ISIS of its military equipment market in the city of Mosul. The Daily Mail reported that "the markets contain equipment for the organization ,even...

(IraqiNews.com) Baiji - On Saturday Iraqi forces regained control over most of the Baiji oil refinery that ISIS fighters had seized earlier in the week according to an unnamed Iraqi security official from Salahuddin province. The...
Baghdad Operations Command logo.

(IraqiNews.com) Baghdad - Baghdad Operations Command announced Saturday, that 77 terrorists have been killed and 114 explosives were removed during a security operation in the district of al-Karma, located in eastern Fallujah. Baghdad Operations said...
Iraqi Military spokesman, Brigadier General Saad Maan.

(IraqiNews.com) Baghdad - The spokesman for the Anbar Joint Operations Command. Brigadier General Saad Maan, announced on Friday that the Commander in Chief of the Armed Forces, President Haider Abadi, decided to send military...
A column of black smoke rises above the site of the thwarted ISIS car bombing in front of the US consulte gates of the Ankawa district in Erbil.

(IraqiNews.com) Erbil - A security source in Erbil Province announced on Friday that 3 people were killed and 6 others injured in a suicide bombing targeting the US consulate located in the northern province's Ankawa district which...