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Iraqi forces dispatched to the Iraq-Syria border

Iraqi forces dispatched to the Iraq-Syria border

TEHRAN, Jan. 22 (Press Shia Agency) – A commander with Popular Mobilization Forces in Iraqi Al Anbar Province says that Iraqi troops have been dispatched to Iraq's border with Syria following retreat of Syrian Democratic Forces.A commander with Popular Mobilization Forces Qatar al-Obaidi told Iraqi reporters on Monday that Iraqi troops and military equipment have been dispatched to Iraq’s...

Iraqi government troops surround Mosul, await orders

Iraqi government troops surround Mosul, await orders

TEHRAN, Oct. 17 (Press Shia) – After securing oil-rich Kirkuk, Iraqi forces amass outside Mosul in anticipation of Peshmerga withdrawal The Iraqi army on Tuesday began amassing troops outside Mosul with a view to securing parts of Nineveh province still under control of Kurdish Peshmerga forces, according to a local police source. “Iraqi forces are now awaiting orders from the high...

Ankara ready to help Iraq to eliminate PKK

Ankara ready to help Iraq to eliminate PKK

TEHRAN, Oct. 16 (Press Shia Agency) – Turkish Foreign Ministry says the country is ready to cooperate with Iraqi forces to eliminate PKK terrorists. Ankara is ready to cooperate with Iraqi authorities to eliminate the outlawed Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK) in the country, according to a statement from the Turkish Foreign Ministry. According to RT, The Ministry also said that Turkey supports...

Iraqi forces seize control of Kirkuk airport

Iraqi forces seize control of Kirkuk airport

TEHRAN, Oct. 16 (Press Shia Agency) – Iraqi forces have launched a major operation over several fronts aimed at retaking the Kurdish-held city of Kirkuk.The federal army of Iraq has seized control of the city’s international airport, in addition to an oil field, the strategic K1 military base and the Tuz Khurmatu district southeast of Kirkuk on Monday, wrote an Al-Jazeera report of the...

Iraqi army advances on Kurdish-Held Kirkuk

Iraqi army advances on Kurdish-Held Kirkuk

TEHRAN, Oct. 16 (Press Shia) - Exchanges of artillery fire reportedly took place on Monday south of the city of Kirkuk in Iraq between Iraqi Army and Kurdish forces.The Iraqi troops have launched a massive offensive to take control over the contested region, Sputnik reported. Kurdish Peshmerga militia reportedly clashed with Iraqi Popular Mobilization Forces ( Hashd Shaabi) that were trying to...

Iraq army launches operation to retake Kirkuk from Erbil

Iraq army launches operation to retake Kirkuk from Erbil

TEHRAN, Oct. 13 (Press Shia) – Iraqi troops launched operations on Friday to retake Kurdish-held positions in the disputed oil province of Kirkuk as tensions soar after an independence vote last month, a general told AFP."Iraqi armed force are advancing to retake their military positions that were taken over during the events of June 2014," the general told AFP by telephone, asking not to be...

Army not to be used against Kurds: Iraqi PM

Army not to be used against Kurds: Iraqi PM

TEHRAN, Oct. 12 (Press Shia Agency) –While Iraqi Kurdistan region's offiicials in attempt to create a psychological war agains Baghdad claimed baghdad is preparing for military action against Kurdish region, al-Abadi said in televised comments broadcast on Iraqi state television,“We won’t use the army against the people and we won’t wage a war against the Kurdish people."According to...

ISIL to be completely defeated in Iraq this year: Iraqi PM

ISIL to be completely defeated in Iraq this year: Iraqi PM

TEHRAN, Oct. 10 (Press Shia Agency) – Khoshroo, Iran’s permanent Envoy to UN in New York, declared that Iran is ready to a blow a firm response to any signatory party of the nuclear deal who renege the accord.“The ISIL will be completely defeated in Iraq this year,” Iraqi state television quoted Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi as saying on Tuesday, according to Reuters. “We have...

Iraqi military delegation visits Iran

Iraqi military delegation visits Iran

TEHRAN, Sep. 27 (Press Shia) – A high ranking delegation from Iraq’s armed forces headed to Iran on Wednesday to coordinate military efforts, according to a statement from the Iraqi military.The delegation is headed by Iraqi Army Chief of Staff Othman al-Ghanemi. The statement did not give any details about the aim of the visit, but Iraqi medias believe the illegal Iraqi Kurdistan's...

Iraqi army wins back Mosul district in battle against ISIL

Iraqi army wins back Mosul district in battle against ISIL

MOSCOW, Jun. 28 (Press Shia) – The Iraqi Army reported that it took al-Mashahda district in Mosul’s Old City in its fight against the forces of Daesh terrorist group.The Iraqi Army took al-Mashahda district in Mosul’s Old City in its fight against the forces of ISIL terrorist group, the army’s press service said Tuesday. On Monday, the Iraqi Army informed that it...

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