Latest updates on Iraq, 19 August 2020
The headline of the latest news and the most important developments in Iraq in the last 48 hours
– Al Kadhimi, Iraqi PM, traveled to USA as head of a convoy.
– PKK reported to shoot down a Turkish helicopter at northern border of Iraq.
According to latest news, in recent days the conflict between PKK and Turkish army in Sidkan area, Erbil province has intensified.
– US coalition entitled “the global coalition to defeat ISIS: “We delivered our biggest ammunition warehouse in Taji base to Iraqi government.”
– Hadi al-Amiri meeting with Palestine ambassador in Baghdad.
– Two rockets fired toward US embassy in Baghdad security zone, both rockets were intercepted.
– Rocket attack to Victory base near Baghdad airport, which hosts US terrorist soldier, last night.
– 14 ISIS terrorists were arrested in Saladdin province who were planning for a new operation in Samarra area.
– The crisis committee of Karbala province ordered to close the entrance to the province until 13 Muharram.