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16 Daesh/ISIS suspects caught in Iraq

Iraqi security forces nabbed 16 members of the Daesh terror group, also known as ISIS, the Interior Ministry said on Saturday. The ministry said in a statement that simultaneous anti-terror operations in separate locations of Kirkuk and Mosul…
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Iraq executes five men convicted of terrorism

Tuesday’s group execution was the second one to take place this year, following the hanging of three “terrorism” convicts in Nasiriyah in late January. Iraq on Tuesday hanged five people convicted on “terrorism” charges in a notorious…
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13 ISIS militants arrested in Baghdad: interior ministry

Thirteen Islamic State (ISIS) group militants in Baghdad have been arrested, Iraq’s Ministry of Interior announced on Sunday. In coordination between the Iraqi intelligence and federal police, “13 terrorists in different areas of the governorate,”…
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Islamic State regrouping in northern Iraq and relying on women operatives

Militant group capitalising on breakdown in relations between Baghdad and Erbil to carry out attacks from its base in the Hamrin Basin Islamic State group (IS) militants have been regrouping in northern Iraq and become heavily reliant on…
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Iran’s Foreign Minister Applauds Iraq’s Arrest Warrant for Trump Over Soleimani Killing.

In a recent statement, Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif commended an Iraqi court’s decision to order the arrest of former US president Donald Trump for the assassination of top Iranian General Qassem Soleimani and Abu Mahdi al-Muhandis,…
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Daesh remnants kill 5 government affiliated Iraq fighters

Iraq's Popular Mobilisation Forces (PMF) said yesterday that five of their fighters were killed in an attack by Daesh in the north-eastern governorate of Diyala.They added that the fighters died as their forces were subjected to a surprise…
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Tens of thousands of IDPs in Iraq are on the verge of becoming homeless

Ever since Daesh took control of large parts of Iraq in 2014 and then lost power city by city, province by province as a result of a global campaign against the terror group, at least six million Iraqis have left their homes under duress. They…
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Withdrawing Troops from Iraq and Syria Is Biden’s Best Play to Avoid War in the Middle East

by : Military.com , Daniel L. Davis For the fifth time in two weeks, Iran conducted major military drills Jan. 19, with the show of force coming two days after the U.S. flew B-52 Stratofortresses near Iranian airspace.If the Biden administration's…
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Iraqi and Afghan Local military and Police Casualties of US Wars in Middle East

• 173,000-177,000 local military and police officers killed• 64,000 in Afghanistan• 48,000-52,000 in Iraq
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Hashd al-Sha’abi arrests an ISIL leader in N Iraq

Iraq’s Popular Mobilization Units (PMU) forces, known as Hashd al-Sha’abi, managed to arrest a leader of ISIL terrorist organization in northern Iraq. Hashd al-Sha’abi forces arrested an ISIL leader in the northern Iraqi city of Mosul…