Category: Ninewa Security Bulletin

NINEWA SECURITY BULLETIN: NOVEMBER 15 – NOVEMBER 22, 2019

  Summary: Security incidents during this reporting period included two militant attacks using small arms fire that resulted in the deaths of two civilians, one of whom was a village mukhtar west of Mosul. Meanwhile, the Iraqi security forces (ISF) conducted at least seven security operations that resulted in the… Read more

NINEWA SECURITY BULLETIN: NOVEMBER 8 – NOVEMBER 15, 2019

  Summary: Security incidents during this reporting period included a multi-rocket attack that targeted the Qayyara military base south of Mosul that did not cause casualties among Iraqi security forces (ISF). There were also two militant attacks with improvised explosive devices (IEDs) in Makhmour and Tal Afar in which five… Read more

NINEWA SECURITY BULLETIN: NOVEMBER 1 – NOVEMBER 8, 2019

  Summary: This reporting period recorded at least two airstrikes by the Turkish air force targeting positions belonging to the Sinjar Protection Units (YBS) in the Khan Sor and Bara areas north of Sinjar. The airstrikes on Monday and Tuesday resulted in several casualties. There were also reports last Sunday… Read more

NINEWA SECURITY BULLETIN: OCTOBER 25 – NOVEMBER 1, 2019

  Summary:  Security incident during this reporting period included four operations by Iraqi security forces (ISF) that resulted in the arrest of at least 12 suspects, including members of ISIS and one person accused of defrauding the relatives of detainees for money. In addition, the international coalition conducted an airstrike… Read more

NINEWA SECURITY BULLETIN: OCTOBER 18 – OCTOBER 25, 2019

  Summary: Security incidents during this reporting period included six operations by the Iraqi security forces (ISF) in which the ISF arrested at least eighteen suspected terrorists in different regions of Ninewa, and one operation that resulted in confiscation an explosive belt. On the other hand, unknown militants conducted two… Read more

NINEWA SECURITY BULLETIN: OCTOBER 11 – OCTOBER 18, 2019

  Summary: This reporting period recorded four incidents in which civilians were killed in the explosions of improvised explosive devices (IEDs) in various parts of Ninewa. There were also two incidents in which militants shot and killed two civilians, and Iraqi security forces (ISF) also found the body of an… Read more

NINEWA SECURITY BULLETIN: OCTOBER 4 – OCTOBER 11, 2019

  Summary: The suspension of internet service in Iraq earlier this week, which was part of government measures to deal with mass protests in Iraq’s center and south, restricted the flow of news in Iraq and impacted the number of incidents recorded during this reporting period. The few incidents recorded… Read more

NINEWA SECURITY BULLETIN: SEPTEMBER 27 – OCTOBER 4, 2019

  Summary: There was a relative increase in the number of attacks using improvised explosive devices (IEDs) in Ninewa province this week. Security incidents during this reporting period included four IED attacks in villages located in the subdistricts of Hamam al-Alil and al-Shoura, south of Mosul that, in total, killed… Read more

NINEWA SECURITY BULLETIN: SEPTEMBER 20 – SEPTEMBER 27, 2019

  Summary: This reporting period saw a relative increase in militant attacks in Ninewa province. This included three attacks with improvised explosive devices (IEDs) and two involving small arms fire, resulting in three deaths among civilians. These attacks also wounded four other civilians and two members of the Iraqi security… Read more

NINEWA SECURITY BULLETIN: SEPTEMBER 13 – SEPTEMBER 20, 2019

  Summary: Security incidents during this reporting period included seven operations by Iraqi security forces (ISF) in which ISF arrested more than 30 suspected members of ISIS in various parts of Ninewa. ISF also conducted four operations in which they seized and disposed of large quantities of explosives and weapons.… Read more