Iraq’s Popular Mobilization Units (PMU) announced the confrontation with the elements of the ISIS terrorist outfit who were trying to infiltrate the "Al-Nakhib" desert in the province of Karbala, central Iraq.
The Iraqi Ministry of Foreign Affairs files complaint to the UN Security Council over the US bombing of the Iraqi army and military forces’ bases.
The Iraqi Foreign Ministry responded in a statement condemned the recent attack on al-Taji military base in Baghdad.
Tehran (IP) - The president praised the widespread presence of people at the funeral of Martyred Qasem Soleimani in various cities of Iran and Iraq on behalf of the members of the Supreme Council of Cultural Revolution and said that the massive attendance at the Martyred Soleimani’s funeral foiled US plots aimed at creating division in Iran and Iraq.
Iranian Ambassador in Baghdad Iraj Masjedi has expressed the demand for resumption of work at Iran's Consulate General in Iraqi southern city of Basra, diplomatic sources announced.
Iraqi police and security forces in Karbala have confirmed that tight security measures and beefed-up police presence in Karbala are meant to deter rioters and vandals and protect the lives of civilians and pilgrims. The new more stringent security measures were introduced on Sunday night.
UK Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab has expressed "deep concern" over attacks on Iranian diplomatic missions in the Iraqi cities of Najaf and Karbala.
The representative of Ayatollah Sistani, Grand Shia Source of Emulation in Iraq, said that the recent protests in the country are a good opportunity for the Iraqi authorities to fulfill people's demands.
Leaders of local Iraqi tribes in Karbala apologized to Iran for the recent attack on the Iranian consulate building.
Iran's top diplomat in the Iraqi city of Karbala said the situation was under control outside the Iranian mission in the city after an unknown crowd caused disorder outside the mission.