October 25, 2016 - 06:00 GMT
The brief statement from the Military Information Unit of the Iraqi armed forces came after Turkish state news agency Anadolu quoted Prime Minister Binali Yildirim on Sunday saying that Turkish troops were backing Kurdish Peshmerga forces at their request.
October 24, 2016 - 21:42 GMT
Rudaw reports that the ban will not take effect in the country’s Kurdish region.
October 24, 2016 - 21:25 GMT
The US Republican presidential candidate was subsequently criticized by some tweeters.
October 24, 2016 - 13:00 GMT
The United Nations has said several thousand people have fled areas around Mosul since the military operation began.
October 24, 2016 - 11:00 GMT
The attack on Rutbah, near a strategic junction where the highway west from Baghdad forks towards the Syrian and Jordanian borders, is typical of the group's tactic of launching a major assault elsewhere when it comes under military pressure.
Erdogan pushes on with ‘Euphrates Shield’ operation in northern Syria, despite US and Iraqi reservations
October 24, 2016 - 07:48 GMT
Yildrim also criticized Iraq's leadership, saying it was "being provocative" with recent comments and said Ankara will continue to have a presence in Iraq.
October 23, 2016 - 17:48 GMT
The image is from the Assyrian Christian village of Bartella.
October 23, 2016 - 09:03 GMT
Speaking after meeting US Defence Secretary Ashton Carter in Baghdad, al-Abadi denied that any agreement had been reached on a Turkish role in the fight for Iraq's second-largest city.
October 23, 2016 - 06:00 GMT
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October 22, 2016 - 16:16 GMT
Ali Risan was killed by Daesh sniper fire today near Mosul.
October 22, 2016 - 08:00 GMT
Several police buildings were attacked and 18 security force members were killed.
October 21, 2016 - 16:08 GMT
Rudaw has a livestream of today’s Daesh attack on Kirku
October 21, 2016 - 10:00 GMT
A campaign of violence continues in Baghdad, targeting a local market and killing civilians.
October 20, 2016 - 12:00 GMT
A Kurdish security source said coalition forces aim to strike Daesh from three sides in the mission to recapture Mosul.
October 20, 2016 - 09:25 GMT
'Under the Shadow' has been selected as the British entry for Best Foreign Language Film at the Oscars.