Turkey hits 'critical gathering' of PKK in north Iraq
The Turkish Army has hit a “critical” gathering of the PKK terror group in northern Iraq’s Qandil region, President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said Saturday, APA reports.
23:38 16 June
Turkish jets ‘neutralize’ 3 PKK terrorists in N. Iraq
Turkish jets on Wednesday "neutralized” three PKK terrorists as part of counterterrorism operations in northern Iraq, the military said, APA reports quoting Anadolu Agency.
01:02 14 June
Iraq: Al-Sadr allies with Fatah to form majority group
Shia cleric Muqtada al-Sadr announced on Tuesday that he has forged an alliance with the Fatah Coalition to form the biggest group in Iraq's parliament, APA reports quoting AA.
03:27 13 June
Turkey launches anti-PKK ops in Qandil Mountains – Erdogan
Turkey started operations in Qandil Mountains, the PKK terror group's headquarters in northern Iraq, President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said Monday, APA reported cited Daily Sabah.
16:23 11 June
Terrorist cell smashed in Northwestern Iran
The Islamic Revolution Guards Corps announced on Saturday that its forces have disbanded a terrorist cell near Iran’s northwestern borders with Iraq, APA's Iran Bureau reports.
06:21 10 June
Bomb kills one and wounds 14 in Iraq's Kirkuk
At least one woman was killed and 14 people including women and children were wounded late on Friday when a bomb exploded in the ethnically-mixed Iraqi oil city of Kirkuk, the military said, APA reports quoting Reuters.
05:08 09 June
Turkish forces 'deployed 30km inside' of northern Iraq
Turkish armed forces have been stationed 30 kilometers inside of northern Iraq as part of its anti-terror operation in the region, Prime Minister Binali Yildirim said on Friday, APA reports quoting Anadolu Agency.
03:31 09 June
OPEC: Azerbaijan has 7bln barrels of confirmed oil resources
Last year, Azerbaijan’s confirmed approved crude oil reserves amounted to 7 billion barrels.
19:39 07 June
Clash erupts between PKK, Hashd al-Shaabi in Iraq
A brief clash occurred late Tuesday between the PKK terrorist group and Hashd al-Shaabi militia in northern Iraq, according to a Peshmerga commander in the region, APA reports quoting AA.
04:29 06 June
US presence in Manbij 'subject to political discussion'
The U.S. presence in the Syrian city of Manbij is now subject to "political discussion and policy determination", an anti-Daesh coalition spokesperson said on Tuesday while referring to a roadmap drawn up by Ankara and Washington to stabilize the city, APA reports quoting AA.
02:27 06 June
Iraqi forces kill 13 Daesh in capital's north
At least 13 Daesh militants were killed during a security operation in the north of Iraqi capital on Tuesday, according to a local officer, APA reports quoting Anadolu.
00:35 06 June
Erdogan vows to eradicate terrorism 'completely'
Turkey remains determined to eradicate terrorism “completely”, President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said on Tuesday, APA reports quoting Anadolu agency.
20:49 05 June
'Turkey could launch op against PKK terror HQ'
Turkey's deputy prime minister on Monday said Turkey reserves the right to launch an operation where there is a threat to Turkey, mentioning the top base for the PKK terrorist group, APA reports quoting Anadolu Agency.
23:08 04 June
US soldiers deployed on Iraqi Sinjar Mountain: Governor
Troops affiliated with the U.S. have been deployed on strategic Sinjar district of Iraq's Mosul province, an official said Saturday, APA reports quoting Anadolu.
00:46 03 June
Turkish army chief inspects troops in border province
Turkey’s army chief on Saturday visited Yuksekova district in the eastern border province of Hakkari to inspect troops taking part in the ongoing counter-terrorism operations in northern Iraq, APA reports quoting AA.
23:57 02 June
Iraqi and US troops reach Syrian border
Iraqi officials revealed on Friday that U.S. and Iraqi soldiers had taken control of the Iraqi-Syrian border area which was frequented by Daesh terrorists, APA reports quoting Anadolu Agency.
22:01 01 June
Hashd al-Shaabi, police clashes kill 2 in Iraq’s Mosul
02:08 29 May
Bombs target Iraq communist party headquarters
Two homemade bombs targeted the headquarters of the Iraqi Communist Party, which is part of an alliance with cleric Moqtada al-Sadr that won Iraq’s parliamentary election, a party official and security sources said, APA reports quoting Reuters.
05:04 26 May
Syrian state media says U.S. struck army base, U.S. denies
Syrian state media and a military media unit run by Lebanon’s Hezbollah group said early on Thursday that the U.S.-led coalition targeted Syrian army positions in Syria’s desert, but U.S. military officials denied any knowledge of the strikes, APA reports quoting Reuters.
07:53 24 May
At least four killed, 15 wounded in Baghdad bomb blast
At least four people were killed and 15 wounded in a suicide attack in Iraq’s capital Baghdad on Thursday, APA reports quoting Reuters.
07:51 24 May