Showing posts with label Shia militia. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Shia militia. Show all posts

Monday, May 14, 2018

Saturday, January 27, 2018

Iraqi Popular Forces Preparing to Hunt Terrorists on Syrian Territory

Iraqi volunteer forces of Hashd al-Shaabi
The Iraqi volunteer forces of Hashd al-Shaabi announced on Saturday that its forces are on alert to carry out anti-terrorism operations on Syrian soil following coordination with Damascus officials.

Saturday, December 16, 2017

Iraqi Forces Repel Terrorists' Heavy Offensive at Border with Syria

Iraqi Forces Repel Terrorists' Heavy Offensive at Border with Syria
 The Iraqi volunteer forces of Hashd al-Shaabi warded off a heavy attack of ISIL terrorists on pro-government forces at the country's border with Syria on Saturday, inflicting major losses on the terrorists.

Saturday, October 14, 2017

Clashes between Kurds, Shiite militia intensify in Kirkuk

Shiite militia
Kurdistan's military Peshmerga forces and an Iraqi pro-government Shiite militia have been engaged in intense clashes in the southern part of the disputed city of Kirkuk in recent hours, officials from both parties told EFE on Saturday.

Saturday, August 26, 2017

Saturday, July 29, 2017

Shia militia to join Tal Afar operation: Iraq PM

Tal Afar iraq
The Shia Hashd al-Shaabi militia will participate in a planned offensive to recapture the northern city of Tal Afar from the Daesh terrorist group, Iraqi Prime Minister Haidar al-Abadi said.

Saturday, July 22, 2017

Kuwait protests to Lebanon over Hezbollah

Kuwait has protested to Lebanon over the alleged training by Hezbollah of 21 Shiites convicted last month on charges of forming a "terror cell" in the Sunni-majority emirate.

Thursday, April 20, 2017

Iraq Foreign Ministry to Summon Turkey Ambassador

The Iraqi Foreign Ministry decided to summon the Turkish ambassador to Baghdad to hand him an official protest note over the statements made by President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on the Popular Mobilization Forces.

Monday, November 28, 2016

Sunni warning Iraq could split if militias enter Mosul

Iraq is at risk of partition and the worst sectarian bloodletting since the 2003 US-led invasion if Shia paramilitary units get involved in the fight against ISIL for Mosul, a senior Iraqi politician warned.

Saturday, November 26, 2016

Iraqi parliament passes contested law on Shi'ite paramilitaries (Popular Mobilization Forces)

Iraq's parliament approved a law on Saturday that will transform Popular Mobilisation forces, a mostly Iranian-backed coalition of Shi'ite militias that played a role in fighting Islamic State, into a legal and separate military corps.

Tuesday, November 22, 2016

Tuesday, November 1, 2016

Turkey deploys tanks to Silopi across from Iraq

Turkish Armed Forces have begun deploying tanks and other armored vehicles from the Ankara-based 28th Mechanized Infantry Brigade to Silopi in Şırnak near the border with Iraq, Anadolu Agency reported Nov. 1, three days after Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan said the country would reinforce its troops along its border.

Saturday, October 29, 2016

Turkey's Erdogan says Ankara aims to reinforce troops on Iraq border

Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan said Turkey was aiming to reinforce its troops deployments in its Iraqi border town of Silopi and that it would have a "different response" for Shi'ite militia groups if they cause terror in the Iraqi city of Tal Afar.

Leader of Hezbollah al-Nujaba: Iraqi Popular Forces Ready to Target Turkish Army

Sheikh Akram al-Kaabi, the leader of Hezbollah al-Nujaba, a major Iraqi Shiite resistance movement fighting the ISIL, warned that the country's popular forces will shoot at the Turkish army in Iraq on sight.

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