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News Iraq » Government: ISIL claims attack on pro-government militia in Iraq

News channel or source: http://www.aljazeera.com/news/2018/02/isil-claims-attack-pro-government-militia-iraq-180219135016632.html
Publication date: hursday 22 February 2018

More than two dozen members of a pro-government militia in Iraq have been killed after being ambushed by disguised Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) fighters. Twenty-seven members of Hashd al-Shaabi, or the Popular Mobilization Forces (PMF), were ...

News Iraq » Government: IS kills 27 Iraq pro-government fighters: paramilitary force

News channel or source: https://www.yahoo.com/news/kills-27-iraq-pro-government-fighters-paramilitary-force-133512440.html
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

Baghdad (AFP) - The Islamic State group killed 27 pro-government fighters in an ambush in Iraq, their paramilitary group said Monday, underlining the threat still posed by the jihadists despite Baghdad's declaration of victory. IS members, disguised as ...

News Iraq » Government: Iraq demands Kirkuk government be divided ethnically

News channel or source: https://sofrep.com/99733/iraq-demands-kirkuk-government-divided-ethnically/
Publication date: Wednesday 14 February 2018

In a brash demand from the Iraqi government, they have ordered the political parties and governing officials in Kirkuk to restructure all government posts based on ethnicity in one month’s time. The division of personnel would be a three-part split (32% ...

News Iraq » Government: Iraqi officials claim that Daesh killed 27 pro-government militants

News channel or source: http://www.arabnews.com/node/1249716/middle-east
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

BAGHDAD: Iraqi officials claimed that Daesh killed 27 pro-government militants in an ambush Sunday, despite Baghdad's declaration of victory. Daesh militants were apparently disguised as soldiers, attacked a Hashed al-Shaabi militants allied to Iraq ...

News Iraq » Government: The Latest: UN may have to reassess Iraq mine-clearing work

News channel or source: https://federalnewsradio.com/government-news/2018/02/the-latest-turkey-pledges-5b-qatar-1b-to-rebuild-iraq/
Publication date: Wednesday 14 February 2018

Pehr Lodhammar, a senior program manager for the United Nations Mine Action Service, told reporters that the agency and Iraq’s government will have to decide “what we do, and what we leave for now and maybe address later on.” Insight by Booz Allen ...

News Iraq » Government: Iraqi parliament speaker slams budget bill proposed by Abadi

News channel or source: http://www.rudaw.net/english/middleeast/iraq/120220181
Publication date: onday 12 February 2018

BAGHDAD, Iraq – The Iraqi government’s proposed budget bill does not follow constitutional and legal procedures, said Parliament Speaker Salim al-Jabouri, adding that the administration of Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi has not taken into consideration ...

News Iraq » Government: IS ambush kills 27 pro-government fighters in Iraq

News channel or source: http://www.thejakartapost.com/news/2018/02/19/is-ambush-kills-27-pro-government-fighters-in-iraq.html
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

Vehicles of the Iraqi forces and Hashed al-Shaabi (Popular Mobilisation) paramilitaries are seen on the advance towards the Islamic State (IS) group's stronghold of Hawija (about 65 kilometres west of the northern city of Kirkuk) on October 3, 2017, to ...

News Iraq » Government: Islamic State kills 27 Iraq pro-government fighters: paramilitary force

News channel or source: http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/2018/feb/19/islamic-state-kills-27-iraq-pro-government-fighters-paramilitary-force-1775713.html
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

BAGHDAD: The Islamic State group has killed 27 members of a pro-government paramilitary group in an ambush north of Baghdad, the Hashed al-Shaabi force said. "On Sunday evening, a unit of the Hashed al-Shaabi was ambushed by the Islamic State terrorist ...

News Iraq » Government: Islamic State ambush kills 27 pro-government fighters in Iraq

News channel or source: http://www.middleeasteye.net/news/ambush-kills-27-pro-government-fighters-iraq-843797092
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

Islamic State militants ambushed a convoy of pro-government fighters near the northern Iraqi city of Kirkuk late on Sunday, killing at least 27 of them, the government-backed group said on Monday. IS members disguised as soldiers attacked a Hashd al-Shaabi ...

News Iraq » Government: Daesh ambush kills 27 pro-government fighters in Iraq

News channel or source: http://www.jordantimes.com/news/region/daesh-ambush-kills-27-pro-government-fighters-iraq
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

BAGHDAD — The Daesh group killed 27 members of a paramilitary group in an ambush in Iraq, the pro-government force said Monday, underlining the threat still posed by the extremists despite Baghdad's declaration of victory. Daesh members disguised as ...