Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi announced Sunday the start of a military operation to drive Islamic State from the western part of Mosul, which is currently still under the extremist militia's control.
Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi on Saturday insisted that only Iraqi forces would take part in the campaign to recapture the northern city of Mosul from Islamic State, despite the US hinting that it was sympathetic to Turkey's demand to be involved.
Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi orders the immediate withdrawal from security checkpoints of fake bomb detectors sold by a British company, after the killing of more than 100 people in a Baghdad car bomb attack claimed by Islamic State.
Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi on Tuesday vowed that those responsible for abuses against civilians would be punished as allegations of torture and killing marred the third week of a campaign to recapture Fallujah from Islamic State militants.
Iraqi troops, backed by US-led airstrikes, have begun a major attack to drive the Islamic State terrorist militia from its stronghold in the western city of Fallujah, Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi said on Monday.
Iraq's deepening political crisis has come to the advantage of Islamic State, Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi warned on Saturday, after the extremist militia claimed responsibility for a bloody week of bomb attacks in and around Baghdad.