Transport minister promises to continue flights with UAE, Turkey, Lebanon cancel flights as sourceof gunfire unclear
Several people have also been wounded in the clashes that lasted for two hours.
Deputy PM of Kurdish Regional Government in Iraq: we wanted Turkey to be a part of the U.S.-led international anti-ISIL coalition.
Iraqi security forces find 25 corpses of ISIL militants in a medical center in northern Baghdad.
Senior Hamas leader offered condolences to Egypt's Muslim Brotherhood over death of deputy leader Gomaa Amin who passed away on Saturday after a long illness.
Extremist group executed Mosul Grand Mosque imam, as well as police and troops, says Iraqi human rights ministry.
Turkish Foreign Ministry spokesperson says Turkey and the U.S. plan to start training of Iraqi Peshmerga in March.
“Peshmerga Zerevan Ekrem Abdulmecid was killed by an ISIL sniper,” says Jabbar Yawar, secretary-general of Ministry of Peshmerga affairs.
The bodies were found in a rural district 86 kilometers northeast of Baghdad
6,000 families have moved to Iraqi capital since last December.
ISIL freed some members of Iraq's Yazidi minority, delivering them to safety in the country's Kurdish north.
Convoy of seven minibuses cross into Turkey to be airlifted to the capital of Kurdish regional government.
The U.S-led international coalition has carried out airstrikes on five alleged ISIL bases in eastern Anbar province that left 40 militants dead.
Baghdad's relations with Ankara are key to stability in Iraq and the Middle East, Iraq's parliament speaker has said.
Parliament speaker Jabouri said he told Allen that the international community must "activate its role" because Iraq feels that, despite air strikes and other assistance, it is fighting largely on its own.
Despite heavy losses, Iraqi security forces defend refinery will strengthen Erbil-Baghdad oil deal.
- Security forces declared curfew in Samarra without specifiying its duration.
Mehdi Noruzi, a member of Iran's Basij militia nicknamed 'Lion of Samarra' by his fellow militiamen, was killed
US and its allies targeted ISIL and Syria
A new oil pipeline is being constructed from Kirkuk to Erbil to increase oil exports to Iraqi central government.
At least four people, including two policemen, were killed by ISIL attacks in capital Bagdad