“Operations against American occupiers will continue in Iraq,” Qais al-Khazali, the leader of the group said while speaking on the occasion of the 20th anniversary of the movement’s establishment on Saturday.
According to a spokesman from its Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Turkey has closed its airspace to planes taking off from and landing in Iraq’s northern city of Sulaimaniyah, citing what it said was the heightened presence of Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) fighters there.
The new Prime Minister of Iraq, who visited the Islamic Republic of Iran on his first foreign trip, in a press conference with the head of the Islamic Republic of Iran, stated that the security of the two countries is inseparable from each other and is considered a part of the security of the entire region. The Iraqi government is committed to strictly ...
Mohammad Saleh al-Iraqi, one of the people close to Moqtada al-Sadr, tweeted that this movement and their allies will not participate in the future government of Iraq, which will be formed under the presidency of Mohammad Shia al-Sudani.
After the protests of the supporters of the Sadr movement in the streets of Baghdad in the last few days, Moqtada Sadr demanded the dissolution of the parliament and the holding of early elections in Iraq.