Iraqi forces start final phase to liberate Salahuddin province
03-26 07:31
Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al- Abadi announced Wednesday evening that the Iraqi forces started the final phase to liberate Salahuddin province.
At least 3 killed in truck bombing near Iraq-Kuwait border
03-18 16:56
At least three people were killed and seven others wounded Wednesday in a truck bomb explosion near the Iraqi-Kuwaiti border, in Iraq's southern province of Basra, a security source said.
22 IS militants killed in clashes, airstrike in Iraq
03-17 22:05
A total of 22 militants from the Islamic State (IS) extremist group were killed on Tuesday in an airstrike and two IS attacks on Iraqi forces in north of the Iraqi capital of Baghdad, security sources said.
Kurdish forces free 3 villages in northern Iraq
03-16 21:30
Kurdish fighters on Monday recaptured three villages near Kirkuk from Islamic State (IS) militants, a Kurdish security source told Xinhua.
Iraq urges coalition air support in battle to free Tikrit
03-16 18:31
A top Iraqi army officer said on Monday that Iraqi troops need U.S.-led coalition air support to recapture the city of Tikrit, after two weeks of a major offensive stalled against Islamic State (IS) militants.
Iraqi prominent Shiite militia leader killed in battle to free Tikrit
03-15 16:43
An Iraqi prominent Shiite militia leader was killed in battles to free the city of Tikrit, capital of Salahudin province, from the Islamic State (IS) militants.
Iraqi forces to liberate Tikrit within 72 hours: spokesman
03-14 18:37
Iraqi security forces fighting to free the besiege city of Tikrit planned to clear the city from the Islamic State (IS) militants within 72 hours, a militia spokesman said on Saturday.
26 Iraqi soldiers killed in clashes with IS
03-14 02:06
A total of 26 members of Iraqi security forces were killed and 72 others wounded in clashes with Islamic State (IS) militants Friday in northern Iraq, security sources said.
Iraqi forces continue offensive to free Tikrit