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Jul 11 2021

In Video: MRAP Vehicle Destroyed In Attack On US Supply Convoy In Southern Iraq

File image. On July 11, a convoy moving logistic supplies and vehicles for the US-led coalition came under attack in the southern Iraqi province of Basrah. The supply convoy was targeted with an unidentified weapon as it was passing near Jraischan gate. The convoy was reportedly on its way to the al-Harir base in Erbil, the capital of the Kurdistan Region, in northern Iraq. According to the Sabereen News channel on Telegram, a Cougar MRAP [Mine Resistant Ambush Protected] vehicle of the US military was destroyed in the attack. Saraya Awli’a al-Dam, a pro-Iranian group, claimed responsibility for the attack …

Jul 8 2021

An Explosive Week For The U.S. In The Middle East

Support SouthFront To view this video please enable JavaScript, and consider upgrading to a web browser that supports HTML5 video DEAR FRIENDS. IF YOU LIKE THIS TYPE OF CONTENT, SUPPORT SOUTHFRONT WORK : Monero (XMR): 49HqitRzdnhYjgTEAhgGpCfsjdTeMbUTU6cyR4JV1R7k2Eej9rGT8JpFiYDa4tZM6RZiFrHmMzgSrhHEqpDYKBe5B2ufNsLBTC: bc1qw4cxpe6sxa5dg6sdwxjph959cw6yztrzl4r54sBITCOINCASH: qq3vlashthktqpeppuv7trmw070e3mydgq63zq348vOR CONTACT US : [email protected] The punitive strikes from the Syrian and Iraqi ‘resistance’ continue on US targets in both countries. On July 7th, the second rocket attack targeted Ain al-Asad Air Base in two days, and this time there were casualties. According to the US-led coalition spokesman, the base was targeted with 17 rockets, and as a result two personnel received light …

Jul 8 2021

Executions & Ambushes: ISIS Cells Wreaked Havoc In Iraq’s Diyala (Photos)

Support SouthFront Illustrative image ISIS cells in Iraq’s Diyala have stepped up their attacks on government and tribal forces in an attempt to spread terror in the province. On July 4, ISIS terrorists ambushed a unit of the Tribal Mobilization Forces (TMF) to the west of the town of Jalawla. Five tribal fighters were killed and five others were injured. Moreover, the terrorists burned a vehicle and seized some weapons. Click to see full-size image. Click to see full-size image. Click to see full-size image. On July 5, the terrorists abducted a civilian from the town of al-Nada. The civilian …

Jul 8 2021

Military Situation In Iraq On July 8, 2021 (Map Update)

Support SouthFront Click to see full-size image On July 7, the Iraqi resistance groups attacked Ain Al Asad Airbase with at least 14 rockets. Three military personnel were wounded On July 8, an unknown group attacked the US embassy in Baghdad with at least 3 rockets On July 8, a logistical convoy of the US military was targeted by an IED attack in the Naseriyah area MORE ON THE TOPIC: Support SouthFront FORUM

Jul 8 2021

Iraq’s Favourite Pastime: Baghdad’s Green Zone Targeted By At Least 3 Katyusha Rockets

Support SouthFront Click to see full-size image On July 7th, in what is turning out to be an almost daily occurrence, at least three Katyusha rockets have landed within Baghdad’s highly fortified Green Zone, according to Iraqi security sources. This happened less than a day after rocket and drone attacks targeted bases hosting American occupation forces in the country and neighboring Syria. A statement released by the Security Media Cell, affiliated with the Iraqi prime minister’s office, said the first missile fell near the headquarters of the National Security Agency, while the second one slammed into a square. The statement …

Jul 8 2021

Rocket attack on US embassy in Baghdad

According to local sources, the Tawhid base at the US Embassy in Baghdad’s Green Zone was targeted with at least three rockets at around 02:00 local time. So far, no information is available on the extent of the damage to this base. However, due to the activity of C-RAM defense systems in this area, a civilian vehicle was damaged. The intensification of the Iraqi groups attacks on the positions of the US occupiers in this country follows the attack of the US warplanes on the resistance positions in Iraq and Syria on the morning of the 28th of June. Since …

Jul 7 2021

Reactions to the drone and missile attack of the resistance groups on Erbil Airport in Iraq

The General Directorate of Counter-Terrorism in the Kurdistan Region has confirmed that at least one suicide drone was hit near Erbil Airport on Tuesday evening. The General Directorate of Counter-Terrorism of the Kurdistan Region had also announced a rocket attack on Erbil Airport before the incident. Iraqi Kurdistan regional media quoted informed security and diplomatic sources as saying that the attack did not cause any casualties. “This is an insult to the law and we should not allow armed groups to threaten the legitimacy of the government,” the UN envoy to Iraq said of last night’s attacks on Erbil Airport. …

Jul 7 2021

Rocket attacks on US positions at Ain Al Asad Airbase

According to Wayne Marotto, a spokesman for the US-led coalition in the region, the base was targeted by 14 rockets, injuring three people. On the other hand, The Thar al-Muhandis resistance group issued a statement claiming responsibility for the attack and saying that 30 Grad rockets had been fired at Ain Al Asad Airbase. Based on available information, the US missile defense systems have failed to repel the rocket attack. No information has been released on the extent of the damage and possible casualties in the attack. According to IWN information , this is the ninth attack by Iraqi resistance …

Jul 7 2021

Casualties Reported After Rocket Barrage Hit US Ain Al-Asad Air Base In Iraq (Video, Photos)

Support SouthFront Click to see full-size image. Source: Sabereen News (t.me/sabreenS1) On July 7, another rocket attack targeted Ain al-Assad Air Base, where US troops are known to be deployed, in the western Iraqi province of al-Anbar. On Twitter, Col. Wayne Marotto, a spokesman for the US-led coalition, said that the base was attacked with 17 rockets. According to the spokesman, the rockets landed inside the base and in its perimeter causing two injures. “Two personnel sustained minor injuries. Damage still be assessed,” Col. Marotto said. “ More details will be provided when become available.” The rockets were reportedly fired …

Jul 7 2021

Military Situation In Iraq On July 7, 2021 (Map Update)

Support SouthFront Click to see full-size image On July 6, the Iraqi groups attacked Erbil Airport with 20 rockets and 3 suicide drones On July 6, a logistical convoy of the US military was targeted by an IED attack in the Dhi Qar area On July 6, two logistical convoys of the US military were targeted by IEDs in the Diwaniyah area On July 6, a logistical convoy of the US military was targeted by an IED attack in the Fallujah area On July 6, North Gas Company south of Kirkuk was targeted with a Katyusha rocket MORE ON THE …

Jul 7 2021

Suicide Drone Targets Erbil International Airport

Support SouthFront Click to see full-size image On July 6th, an explosives-laden drone hit Erbil International Airport, the Kurdistan Region’s Counterterrorism Directorate has said. Initial report: At approx. 11:15 PM local time, one UAS impacted in vicinity of Erbil Air Base, Iraq. At this time initial reports indicate no injuries, casualties or damage. We will update when we have further information. — OIR Spokesman Col. Wayne Marotto (@OIRSpox) July 6, 2021 The airport, where US-led coalition troops are stationed, was attacked by a drone at 10:30pm, with a fire breaking out at the site, according to a statement from the …

Jul 6 2021

Drone and rocket attack on US base at Erbil Airport!

According to initial reports, the US base at Erbil Airport was targeted with at least 20 rockets and three suicide drones. All flights to Erbil Airport have been suspended. This is the fifth attack on US military positions at Erbil Airport. New details unveiled regarding drone attack to Erbil Airport in April New details of the recent drone attack on Erbil; Mossad the target of Iran’s drone strikes! FORUM

Jul 6 2021

Four U.S. Supply Convoys Targeted With Roadside Bombs In Iraq

Support SouthFront Illustrative Image July 6 is a hard day for U.S. forces in Iraq. Few hours after U.S. embassy in Baghdad was targeted by suicide drones, a number of attacks hit American convoys in different Iraqi provinces. The Iraqi resistance groups attacked four U.S. logistical convoys in with roadside bombs. This morning, a US logistical convoy was attacked with an IED in the Dhi Qar province. In several hours, two other logistical convoys were targeted in the Diwaniyah province. Later a similar attack was carried out in Alanbar governorate. Four improvised explosive devices (IEDs) targeted a U.S. logistics convoy …

Jul 6 2021

US Forces Are Under Constant Rain Of Fire In Both Syria And Iraq

Support SouthFront To view this video please enable JavaScript, and consider upgrading to a web browser that supports HTML5 video DEAR FRIENDS. IF YOU LIKE THIS TYPE OF CONTENT, SUPPORT SOUTHFRONT WORK : Monero (XMR): 49HqitRzdnhYjgTEAhgGpCfsjdTeMbUTU6cyR4JV1R7k2Eej9rGT8JpFiYDa4tZM6RZiFrHmMzgSrhHEqpDYKBe5B2ufNsLBTC: bc1qw4cxpe6sxa5dg6sdwxjph959cw6yztrzl4r54sBITCOINCASH: qq3vlashthktqpeppuv7trmw070e3mydgq63zq348vOR CONTACT US : [email protected] The United States seems to have stepped in a wasp’s nest after their most recent strikes on ‘resistance’ positions along the Syrian-Iraqi border. The US strike took place on June 27th. The response from the resistance came on the very next day. The largest American base in Syria – at the al-Omar Oil Field came under fire by …

Jul 6 2021

Power Crisis In Iraq Deepens For Variety Of Reasons

Support SouthFront Click to see full-size image As the temperature rises all over the Middle East, Iraqi officials are fighting attacks on power lines in the country. On July 5, Iraq’s Joint Operations Command has announced the formation of a joint force between the Iraqi army, police and the Popular Mobilization Units (PMU) to protect the country’s power lines from repeated attacks. Such attacks are carried out on a regular basis. Recently, terrorist attacks have reportedly targeted sixty-one power lines, killing seven employees of energy supply companies, and injuring eleven. Sabotage is usually blamed on the Islamic State that earns …

Jul 6 2021

Military Situation In Iraq On July 6, 2021 (Map Update)

Support SouthFront Click to see full-size image On July 5, Iraqi groups attacked US embassy in Green Zone with a drone. The US C-RAM systems shot down the drone. On July 6, a logistical convoy of the US military was targeted by an IED attack in the Dhi Qar area On July 5, the PMU carried out a security operation in the Lake Hamrin area On July 5, Ain Al Asad Airbase in western Iraq reportedly were targeted with at least eight rockets. No casualties were reported MORE ON THE TOPIC: Support SouthFront FORUM

Jul 6 2021

Drone attack on US embassy in Baghdad + video

According to images released from Baghdad, C-RAM defense systems intercepted and shot down the attacking drone(s). This is the second attack on US positions in the last 24 hours. On June 5, US positions at the Ain Al Asad Airbase in western Iraq were attacked with at least eight 107mm rockets. The Eighth Rocket Attack On Ain Al Asad Airbase FORUM

Jul 6 2021

Suicide Drone Targets US Embassy In Baghdad Hours After Ain al-Asad Base Targeted

Support SouthFront Click to see full-size image In the very early hours of July 6th, an explosive-laden “suicide” drone was shot out of the sky by US C-RAM from Union 3 base as it neared the US Embassy in Baghdad’s heavily fortified Green Zone. This marked the 47th attack on American forces in Iraq so far in 2021, six of them involving drones, according to AFP. 🇮🇶🇺🇸 There are reports from Iraq about an attack on the US Embassy in Baghdad. “Green Zone”, where the embassy is located, an air raid was triggered, after which the C-RAM (air defense) systems …

Jul 5 2021

Rocket Fire Hit U.S. Ain Al-Asad Air Base In Western Iraq

Support SouthFront Click to see the full-size image On July 5, the U.S. Ain al-Asad military base in the Iraqi Anbar province came under rocket attack. According to the initial report by the Spokesman for Operation Inherent Resolve Col. Wayne Marotto, three rockets targeted the territory of the base causing no casualties, only the material damage. Initial report: At approx. 2:45 PM local time, Ain Al-Assad Air Base was attacked by three rockets. The rockets landed on the base perimeter. There are no injuries and damage is being assessed. For more information see @SecMedCell — OIR Spokesman Col. Wayne Marotto …

Jul 5 2021

The Eighth Rocket Attack On Ain Al Asad Airbase

The Iraqi resistance groups fired at least eight 107mm rockets at the Ain Al Asad Airbase from the area between Hih-Kabisah in Anbar province. No other information is currently available on the extent of the damage and possible casualties in the attack. According to our intelligence, this is the eighth attack by Iraqi resistance groups on US positions at the Ain Al Asad base. Breaking: Rocket attack on Ain Al Asad Airbase FORUM

Jul 4 2021

Military Situation In Iraq On July 4, 2021 (Map Update)

Support SouthFront Click to see full-size image – On July 2, a logistical convoy of the US military was targeted by an IED attack in the Hillah area– On July 2, a logistical convoy of the US military was targeted by an IED attack in the Salah al-Din province– On July 3, electricity transmission lines were targeted with explosive devices in Qayyarah MORE ON THE TOPIC: Support SouthFront FORUM

Jul 3 2021

Iraqi Security Forces Foiled Rocket Attack On US Camp Victory In Baghdad Airport (Photos)

Support SouthFront Illustrative image. By the Iraqi Federal Police. Source: Fb.com/Federal.Police.Force.Command Late on July 2, Iraqi security forces foiled a rocket attack on a military position in the western outskirts of the capital Baghdad. In a statement, the Security Media Cell said that six Grad [122 mm] rockets prepared for launch had been uncovered by a force from the 6th Brigade in the Iraqi Federal Police’s 2nd Corps in the district of al-Jihad in the western part of Baghdad city. One suspect was apprehended on site by the Federal Police. Later, all the rockets were dismantled by explosives experts. Click …

Jul 2 2021

Iraqi “Resistance” Groups Blew Up Two US Supply Convoys (Video)

Support SouthFront File image. On July 2, two convoys moving logistic supplies and equipment for the US-led coalition came under attack in central and northern Iraq.  The first convoy was targeted near the city of Hillah in the central province of Babylon with an improvised explosive device (IED). No casualties were reported. The pro-Iranian Islamic Resistance in Iraq – ‘Ashab al-Kahf claimed responsibility for the attack. The second convoy was attacked in an unspecified part of the northern province of Saladin. Several explosively formed penetrator IEDs were used in the attack. A newly-formed group calling itself The Second 20s Revolution …

Jul 2 2021

The Iraqi factor in the struggle for Palestine

Against the background of the brilliant victory of the Palestinians, the efforts of the brothers from the Iraqi resistance went unnoticed by many media outlets, but not by the main enemies of the Ummah. The Zionist portal MEMRI notes that the headquarters of Harakat Hezbollah al-Nujaba is located in Gaza, and its fighters took part in the fighting. Indeed, Al-Nujaba has an office in Gaza, and Sheikh Akram al-Kaabi has repeatedly warned of an imminent fight against the occupiers. The rapid progress of the “Iraqi revolutionaries” in the foreign policy direction has led to the fact that Harakat Al-Nujaba has …

Jul 2 2021

Breaking: Two IED attacks on US convoys

On July 2, the Ashab al-Kahf group attacked a US logistical convoy in Hillah area in central Iraq. Another convoy was also attacked by Saraya Thurat Al-Ashrin Al-Thaniyah group in the Salah al-Din province. Infographic: Iraqi Resistance Groups FORUM

Jul 1 2021

The Houthis On The Warpath, As Saudis Scramble To Remain

Support SouthFront To view this video please enable JavaScript, and consider upgrading to a web browser that supports HTML5 video DEAR FRIENDS. IF YOU LIKE THIS TYPE OF CONTENT, SUPPORT SOUTHFRONT WORK : Monero (XMR): 49HqitRzdnhYjgTEAhgGpCfsjdTeMbUTU6cyR4JV1R7k2Eej9rGT8JpFiYDa4tZM6RZiFrHmMzgSrhHEqpDYKBe5B2ufNsLBTC: bc1qw4cxpe6sxa5dg6sdwxjph959cw6yztrzl4r54sBITCOINCASH: qq3vlashthktqpeppuv7trmw070e3mydgq63zq348vOR CONTACT US : [email protected] In Yemen, the Ansar Allah is at it again, hailing on Saudi Arabia’s positions. On June 29th, the Houthis (as Ansar Allah is known) announced that they had targeted two military camps of the Saudi-led coalition and its proxies in the central Yemeni province of Ma’rib. In a statement, Brig. Gen. Yahya Sari, a spokesman for the Yemeni …

Jul 1 2021

New details of the recent drone attack on Erbil; Mossad the target of Iran’s drone strikes!

During the attack, which took place on the early hours of June 26, the resistance forces after observing the movements of Mossad operatives and special operations agents, attacked the Zionist positions in northeast of the city of Erbil in northern Iraq with five suicide drones. Informed sources told ISWNews that at least three Mossad operatives were killed and several others were wounded as a result of the attack and taken to Israel. According to the information mentioned in the previous news, three suicide drones attacked the village of Bragh and the Israeli gathering at the Khanzad Hotel, and two others …

Jun 30 2021

Terrorist blast east of Baghdad

According to preliminary information, 22 people have been injured as a result of this terrorist explosion, and some of them are reported to be seriously injured. On April 15 this year, a car bomb exploded in the al-Habibiyah district market in Sadr City, killing and injuring more than 20 Iraqi civilians. ISIS claimed responsibility for the blast by issuing statements, and given the similarity of the method and model of such attacks, the main suspect in today’s blast is still ISIS. FORUM

Jun 30 2021

Iraqi Armed Group Vows To Shot Down US Warplanes In Response To Recent Strikes

Support SouthFront Official logo of Saraya Awli’a al-Dam. An Iraqi armed group calling itself Saraya Awli’a al-Dam [the Custodian of Blood Regiments] has reportedly vowed to shot down US warplanes in response to the June 27 strikes which targeted positions of the Iraqi Popular Mobilization Units (PMU) on the Syrian-Iraqi border. Four fighters of the PMU were killed as a result of the US strikes. Unidentified fighters shelled a base of the US military in northeastern Syria in response. The base was badly damaged. On April 30, social media accounts affiliated with Saraya Awil’a al-Dam revealed that the group is …

Jun 30 2021

Military Situation In Iraq On June 30, 2021 (Map Update)

Support SouthFront Click to see full-size image On June 29, ISIS reportedly attacked the Ajeel oilfield with several rockets On June 29, a series of anti government protests erupted in Basrah because of power blackouts and poor electric power sutiation On June 29, a series of anti government protests erupted in Aziziyah because of power blackouts and poor electric power sutiation On June 29, the PMU carried out a security operation east of Samarra MORE ON THE TOPIC: Support SouthFront FORUM

Jun 29 2021

An Expected Escalation: The U.S. And PMU Fire Exchanges Continue

Support SouthFront To view this video please enable JavaScript, and consider upgrading to a web browser that supports HTML5 video DEAR FRIENDS. IF YOU LIKE THIS TYPE OF CONTENT, SUPPORT SOUTHFRONT WORK : Monero (XMR): 49HqitRzdnhYjgTEAhgGpCfsjdTeMbUTU6cyR4JV1R7k2Eej9rGT8JpFiYDa4tZM6RZiFrHmMzgSrhHEqpDYKBe5B2ufNsLBTC: bc1qw4cxpe6sxa5dg6sdwxjph959cw6yztrzl4r54sBITCOINCASH: qq3vlashthktqpeppuv7trmw070e3mydgq63zq348vOR CONTACT US : [email protected] The Biden Administration, like its predecessor, punishes those it suspects of attacks in a very similar way. On June 27th, US F-15E fighter jets struck several Popular Mobilization Units (PMU) positions along the border between Iraq and Syria. However, the Pentagon spokesman said that the attacks were carried out by a UAV. PMU sources reported that four PMU …

Jun 29 2021

Military Situation In Iraq On June 29, 2021 (Map Update)

Support SouthFront Click to see full-size image On June 28, the Iraqi Kataib Sayyid al-Shuhada threatened to target US military aircraft and retaliate against US attacks, following the US airstrikes on PMU positions in Iraq On June 28, at least four PMU members were killed by US airstrikes on the al-Qaem area On June 29, ISIS claimed responsibility for attacking an Iraqi Federal Police post east of Samarra On June 29, ISIS claimed responsibility for an IED attack targeting an Iraqi Federal Police patrol in the village of Abu Khanazir MORE ON THE TOPIC: Support SouthFront FORUM

Jun 28 2021

Kataib Sayyid al-Shuhada: We will target US planes in the skies of Iraq!

Early on June 27, the US warplanes bombed resistance positions 15 kilometers south of al-Qaim in Iraq, as well as two other locations south of Bukmal, Syria, near the al-Qaim border. Four members of the resistance forces named Hussein Ali Abdul Hussein Saleh Al-Baydani, Karar Saad Hamdan Jalub Al-Mohammadawi, Karar Abdul Aziz Zainal Al-Shabaki and Mohammad Rumi Majid Mahasen Al-Fartousi were martyred in the US airstrikes. These martyrs are from the 14th Brigade of Hashad al-Shaabi (PMU) and Kataib Sayyid al-Shuhada. After this attack, the Iraqi Kataib Sayyid al-Shuhada announced in a statement: “From now on, a face-to-face battle with …

Jun 28 2021

Military Situation In Iraq On June 28, 2021 (Map Update)

Support SouthFront Click to see full-size image On June 27, US warplanes attacked Kataib Hezbollah and Kataib Sayyid al-Shuhada positions 15 km south of al-Qaem town. Four people reportedly were killed On June 26, a logistical convoy of the US military was targeted by an IED attack in the Qadesiyah area On June 26, a logistical convoy of the US military was targeted by an IED attack in the Babil area On June 26, a logistical convoy of the US military was targeted by an IED attack in the Baghdad area On June 26, a logistical convoy of the US …

Jun 28 2021

US airstrikes on resistance positions in southern Al-Qaim, Iraq + video

According to available information, the airstrikes included four attacks on Kataib Hezbollah and Kataib Sayyid al-Shuhada positions in the Qasabat area, 15 km south of al-Qaim crossing, killing four members of the resistance and wounding several others. The US also issued a statement confirming the attacks, calling them a response to attacks by Iraqi resistance groups on its convoys and bases in Iraq. The United States claimed that the operation targeted a facility used by Iran-backed militia groups for operations, planning, and storage of unmanned aerial vehicles. According to information provided by the United States, the attack was carried out …

Jun 28 2021

U.S. Airstrike Hits PMU Positions, Four Fighters Killed, As Well As Civilian Child

Support SouthFront Click to see full-size image On June 27th, the U.S. military carried out air strikes against Iraq’s Popular Mobilization Units (PMU) in the Iraq-Syria border area. The attacks took place under US President Joe Biden’s order and in retaliation for drone attacks by the groups against U.S. personnel and facilities in Iraq. PMU sources reported that four PMU members were killed as a result of the strikes. The victims were members of the PMU 14th Brigade, who were killed as a result of the bombardment by the US forces on points belonging to the Anbar Operations Command. A …

Jun 27 2021

Four US Supply Convoys Attacked In Span Of Two Days In Iraq

Support SouthFront Illustrative image. Four convoys moving logistic supplies and equipment for the US-led coalition have been attacked in different parts of Iraq. On June 26, three convoys came under attack. The first convoy was targeted near the city of Hillah in the central province of Babylon, the second near the city of al-Diwaniyah in the southern province of al-Qadisiyyah and the third in an unspecified part of the northern province of Saladin. On June 27, another convoy was attacked while it was passing on a road near the Iraqi capital Baghdad in the central region. As usual, all four …

Jun 27 2021

Parade of Popular Mobilization Forces in Iraq + images

Mustafa al-Kadhimi, Iraqi Prime Minister and Commander-in-Chief of the Iraqi Armed Forces said at the ceremony: “Al-Hashad al-Shaabi forces are a people’s force and the son of Iraq and the government. It was the al-Hashad al-Shaabi forces that defeated the ISIS terrorists. The mobilization forces are doing whatever is necessary to serve the nation and the homeland.”He commemorated the martyrs of this organization, stated: “The members of Hashad al-Shaabi are the children of this system and they continue to do whatever service they can to our nation and homeland.” One of the most important points of the parade was the …

Jun 26 2021

Breaking: IED attacks on fours US convoys

Another attack was carried out in Salah al-Din province, which was also carried out by an Iraqi resistance group. No groups claimed responsibility for this attack. Infographic: Iraqi Resistance Groups FORUM

Jun 26 2021

Six Iraqi Policemen Killed By ISIS Cells In Rural Kirkuk (18+ Video)

Support SouthFront Screen grab from Amaq’s video. Late on June 24, ISIS cells carried out a well-planned attack on the Iraqi Federal Police in the area of Daquq in the southern countryside of Kirkuk. The terrorists first raided a police checkpoint located in the village Ghidah. A police officer was killed and another was injured. The terrorists also destroyed a thermal surveillance camera that was installed in the checkpoint. After the raid, the terrorists ambushed police reinforcements near the checkpoint. A Humvee armored vehicle was destroyed with an improvised explosive device and a rocket-propelled grenade. The terrorists killed five police …

Jun 26 2021

Kurdistan Authorities Released Photos Of Mysterious Suicide Drones Used In Recent Attack

Support SouthFront Click to see full-size image. Source: fb.com/KURDISTAN.CT On June 26, the Directorate General of Counter Terrorism in the Iraqi Kurdistan Region released photos showing the wreckage of several drones which were used in a recent attack on targets located near region’s capital, Erbil. At total of four suicide drones were used in the attack. Three drones hit a house in the village of Bragh, while the fourth crashed on the mountain of Tearin. No casualties were reported. #gallery-1 { margin: auto; } #gallery-1 .gallery-item { float: left; margin-top: 10px; text-align: center; width: 25%; } #gallery-1 img { border: …

Jun 26 2021

Iraqi Popular Mobilization Units Showed Off Iranian Combat Drone During Its First Ever Parade (Videos, Photos)

Support SouthFront Click to see full-size image. Source: al-Hashed.net On June 26, the Iraqi Popular Mobilization Units (PMU) held their first ever parade to commemorate the seventh anniversary of their establishment. More than 20,000 fighters took part in the parade. Originally, the parade was set to be held in the capital, Baghdad, on June 13. However, policies pressure led to a number of delays. The parade was also moved to the central province of Diyala. The PMU parade was attended by Iraqi Prime Minister Mustafa Al-Kadhimi as well as senior officers of the Iraqi military. “We attended the parade of …

Jun 26 2021

Iraq: Details of drone attacks on northeast of Erbil

Three suicide drones reportedly hit targets in the village of Bragh, three kilometers from the site of the new US consulate northeast of Erbil. Two drones exploded and another was downed without explosion. Two other suicide drones struck a target in the village of Gomaspan. Some local sources reported that the two drones were shot down by defense systems. According to preliminary information, one of these drones hit near the hotel where Massoud Barzani’s residence is located. The attacks took place between 1 and 2 in the morning and resulted only in material damages. There is also some contradictory news …

Jun 26 2021

Military Situation In Iraq On June 26, 2021 (Map Update)

Support SouthFront Click to see full-size image On June 25, the Turkish artillery attacked alleged PKK positions near Amedi On June 25, unknown groups attacked the villages of Gomapsan and Bragh in north of Erbil with 5 suicide drones. No casualties were reported On June 26, the PMU and Iraqi Army carried out a security operation west of Mosul MORE ON THE TOPIC: Support SouthFront FORUM

Jun 26 2021

Drone Swarm Attacked Several Targets In Iraqi Kurdistan (Videos)

Support SouthFront Screen grab from a live stream by the Rudaw Media Network. Early on June 26, a drone swarm attacked a number of targets near Erbil city, the capital of the Iraqi Kurdistan Region. Citing security sources in Kurdistan, the Rudaw Media Network reported that three drones carrying TNT explosives attacked the village of Bragh, which is located three kilometers away from the US Consulate in Erbil. Two of the drones struck a building, allegedly a villa, on Erbil-Pirmam road, while the third crashed without exploding. No human losses were reported. Iraqi sources alleged that Kurdish leader Masoud Barzani …

Jun 23 2021

Military Situation In Iraq On June 23, 2021 (Map Update)

Support SouthFront Click to see full-size image On June 21, Iraqi groups attacked Camp Victory with two suicide drones On June 22, ISIS claimed responsibility for a rocket attack targeting an oil refinery in the Baiji area On June 22, ISIS carried out two attacks in Mansouriyah area MORE ON THE TOPIC: Support SouthFront FORUM

Jun 22 2021

Drone Attack on Camp Victory in Baghdad

According to preliminary information, the attack was carried out using two suicide drones, and the AN/TWQ-1 and C-RAM defense systems failed to intercept and destroy these drones. So far, no information is available on the possible casualties of this attack. This is the third drone strike by Iraqi resistance groups on Camp Victory in the last three months. Breaking: Drone attack on Camp Victory in Baghdad Breaking: Drone attack on Camp Victory in Baghdad FORUM

Jun 21 2021

Military Situation In Iraq On June 21, 2021 (Map Update)

Support SouthFront Click to see full-size image On June 20, Iraqi groups attacked Ain Al Asad Airbase with at least two rockets On June 21, the PMU’s 314th Brigade carried out a security operation west of Samarra On June 20, ISIS attacked local tribes in Adhim area. One civilian was killed and six other were wounded MORE ON THE TOPIC: Support SouthFront FORUM

Jun 20 2021

U.S. Failed To Prevent Another Another Rocket Attack On Its Troops In Iraq’s Air Al-Asad Air Base

Support SouthFront Illustrative image. On June 20, a rocket attack targeted Ain al-Asad Air Base in the western Iraqi province of al-Anbar. The base, where US troops are known to be deployed, was targeted on several occasions in the last few months.  In a statement, the Iraqi Security Media Cell said that a single Katyusha [107 mm] rocket landed inside the air base. No losses were reported as the rocket failed to explode. “Security forces are investigating the fall of a Katyusha rocket … that was launched from the direction of al-Baghdadi area towards Ain al-Asad Air Base,” the statement …

Jun 19 2021

Latest Updates on Iraq, 19 June 2021

1- Kirkuk:– Acquiring precise information Iraqi security forces could arrest 10 ISIS terrorists who were hiding.– Troops of Hashad Sha’abi 56th brigade neutralized ISIS terrorists rocket attack in Hawijah area. After searching the area, another anti armor missile was discovered yesterday. 2- Anbar:– Iraqi security forces arrested an ISIS terrorist in Anbar province.– On 16 June an American army logistical convoy was hit. Group ‘International Resistance Faction’ took the responsibility of the attack. 3- Nineveh:– Four IEDs, two detonators, 20 mortars and some ammo were discovered by Samarra.– Iraqi security forces discovered five ready to launch rockets. 4- Maysan:Iraqi police: …