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Iranian-Backed Militias Behind Rocket Attack on Baghdad’s Green Zone: US

Iranian-Backed Militias Behind Rocket Attack on Baghdad’s Green Zone: US

BAS News - 2019-05-25 12:06
ERBIL — Washington has accused Iranian-backed militias forces in Iraq for carrying out the Katyusha rocket attack on Baghdad’s Green Zone last week. The accusation was made by US Vice Admiral Michael Gilday, the director of the Joint Staff, on Friday. Th ...
Iranian-Backed Militias Behind Rocket Attack on Baghdad’s Green Zone: US - BAS News

3 injured as rocket hits US oil firm in Iraq’s Basra

Waar Media - 2019-06-19 15:44
WAAR_DUHOK Three people were injured on Wednesday in a rocket attack on the headquarters of giant U.S. oil company ExxonMobil in Iraq’s southern province of Basra, according to the Iraqi Defense Ministry. In a statement, the ministry said a Katyusha rock ...

Another Rocket Attack on Military Base Hosting US Forces in Iraq

BAS News - 2019-06-18 10:06
ERBIL — At least three rockets hit a military base north of Iraqi capital city on Monday where US forces are stationed, country’s military confirmed. According to a source, two of the rockets had landed in the Iraqi section of Taji Base while another one ...

US oil output at record level

Waar Media - 2019-06-06 20:19
WAAR_DUHOK Crude oil inventories increased in the U.S. last week, according to data released by the Energy Information Administration (EIA) on Wednesday. Commercial crude oil stocks rose 6.8 million barrels, or 1.4 percent, to 483.3 million barrels for t ...

Occupation terror against people in Afrin: 10 civilians injured

ANF - 2019-05-30 14:04
Turkish-backed militias stormed two villages in Afrin’s Mabata district and tried to expel the residents. When the people resisted, they were shot. ...

US Forces on Alert in West of Iraq: Source

BAS News - 2019-05-30 10:22
ERBIL — US forces in Iraq’s western province of Anbar have been put on alert while the military bases were fortified, said a source from Iranian-backed Hashd al-Shaabi militias. US Forces are stationed at the Ain al-Assad Airbase in Anbar province where ...

Iraqi Forces Foil “Huge” Terrorist Attack in Baghdad

BAS News - 2019-05-27 11:38
ERBIL — Iraqi security forces have foiled a car bomb attack in Baghdad which they said could have been a “huge” terrorist attack. According to multiple media reports, the Islamic State (IS) jihadists had planned a car bomb attack in the capital city with ...

Iraq’s Iran-backed militias repudiate missile attack on Baghdad’s Green Zone

Kurdistan24 - 2019-05-21 06:56

Iraq Considers Attack on Green Zone an Attempt to Trigger US-Iran War

BAS News - 2019-05-21 01:11
ERBIL - Iraq has said that it views the Sunday's rocket attack in the Green Zone where the US embassy and several other foreign diplomatic buildings are located as an attempt to trigger a war between the US and Iran. The comments were made by the spokesp ...

Iraqi PM Keen to Open Green Zone to Public Despite Rocket Attack

BAS News - 2019-05-20 12:28
ERBIL — Iraqi Prime Minsiter Adil Abdul-Mahdi is determined to open Baghdad’s Green Zone to the public despite a Katyusha rocket attack on the fortified international neighborhood earlier on Sunday. Green Zone is home to government buildings, parliament, ...

Rocket fired into Baghdad's Green Zone, no casualties

Gulan Media - 2019-05-20 06:03

Iraq to Investigate Sunday's Rocket Attack on Green Zone

BAS News - 2019-05-20 00:33
ERBIL - The Security Committee in the Iraqi Parliament is said to investigate on Monday into Sunday's rocket attack on the fortified Green Zone where the US embassy and other foreign diplomatic buildings are located. Earlier the day, several Katyusha roc ...

Iraq’s military confirms rocket fired into Baghdad’s Green Zone, no casualties

Kurdistan24 - 2019-05-19 21:24

Gebze: Yet another attack on families of political prisoners

ANF - 2019-05-18 17:54
In Gebze, western Turkey, another police attack has been launched on families of political prisoners. ...

Pompeo’s Visit to Baghdad: US Warned Iraq over Iranian-backed Militias

BAS News - 2019-05-15 11:41
ERBIL — US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo’s visit to Iraq earlier in May came after security alarms about Iranian-backed Shi’ite militias posing a serious threat to the US forces in Iraq, two security sources said. Pompeo reportedly warned the Iraqi lead ...

US Puts Forces on High Alert in Iraq

BAS News - 2019-05-15 10:50
ERBIL — The United States has put its forces in Iraq on high level of alert, saying that imminent threats from Iran and its proxy militias in Iraq were noticed. “(The US mission) is now at a high level of alert as we continue to closely monitor credible ...

Tajikistan Repatriates 84 IS Children from Iraq

BAS News - 2019-05-02 13:07
ERBIL — The Tajik government has repatriated 84 children whose mothers are imprisoned in Iraq for belonging to the Islamic State (IS). After their arrival on April 30, local authorities planned a medical checkup for the children before being given to the ...

IS Executes Kurdish Abductee Near Makhmour

BAS News - 2019-05-01 12:44
ERBIL — The Islamic State (IS) militants released a video purportedly showing the execution of a Kurdish man whom was abducted by the jihadists last week. Bashdar Safar was searching for spring herbs around Mount Qarachogh in the disputed territory of Ma ...

Graduates from Baghdad Defense Institute visit Zakho Military Academy during a research project

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2019-04-30 18:33
Media Center, Ministry of Peshmerga On April 27, 2019, the recent class from Baghdad Defense Institute visited Zakho Military Academy during a research project. The visit was supervised by a delegation from Iraqi Defense Ministry consisting of Lieutenant ...

US crude oil stocks, production rise for w/e April 19

Waar Media - 2019-04-25 15:17
WAAR_DUHOK Crude oil inventories and production rose in the U.S. last week, according to data released by the Energy Information Administration (EIA) on Wednesday. Commercial crude oil stocks increased by 5.5 million barrels, or 1.2 percent, to 460.6 mil ...