Iraqi Soldier Killed in Explosive Device Attack near Diyala and Salahuddin Governorates

Baghdad, Iraq – An Iraqi soldier lost his life, and two others sustained injuries when an explosive device went off on their vehicle in a region situated between the Diyala and Salahuddin governorates in eastern Iraq, according to two sources within the security forces on Wednesday. The incident highlights the ongoing security challenges faced by … Read more

Iraqi Army Checkpoint Attack Leaves Six Soldiers Dead and More Wounded

Baghdad, Iraq – A recent terrorist attack on an Iraqi army checkpoint has left a tragic toll on the soldiers stationed between Diyala and Saladin Governorates. According to a security source, the assault resulted in more casualties, with one of the eight wounded individuals succumbing to their injuries. The death toll now stands at six, … Read more

Operation: Iraqi Forces Respond to Deadly ISIS Attack by Launching Major Pursuit Operation in Saladin

Baghdad, Iraq – In response to a deadly ISIS attack on an Iraqi army site that resulted in the loss of five soldiers, the Iraqi security forces initiated a large-scale operation in the Al-Aith area of Saladin. The operation, carried out across three axes, aimed to track down and apprehend the militants responsible for the … Read more

Military Base in Iraq Housing Pro-Iranian Force Hit by ‘Bombing’, Iraqi Officials Confirm

Baghdad, Iraq – A military base housing pro-Iranian forces in Iraq was struck by a bombing, according to Iraqi officials. The incident occurred amidst escalating tensions in the region, with no immediate claim of responsibility for the attack. This latest development raises concerns about the stability and security of the area, as military bases continue … Read more

Femicides in Iraqi Kurdistan Spike: 64 Women Murdered in First Nine Months of 2023

SULAIMANIYAH, IRAQ – A report by the Kurdistan Free Women’s Movement (RJAK) revealed that at least 64 women were murdered in Iraqi Kurdistan during the first nine months of 2023. This marks a significant increase from the 75 recorded femicides in the previous year. The report also highlighted a 33% rise in violence against women … Read more