ISHM Archives


ISHM: August 12 – 18, 2016

Key Takeaways: Over the past week, Iraqi Kurdish Peshmerga forces were involved in successful “widespread” operations to clear ISIS militants from areas north, east, and

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ISHM: July 22 – 28, 2016

Key Takeaways: “Thousands” of ISIS militants are retreating to Mosul as Iraqi Security Forces advance into the al-Sharqat District in northern Salah ad-Din Province and

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ISHM: July 15 – 21, 2016

Key Takeaways: On July 15, thousands of protesters led by Shia cleric Muqtada al-Sadr gathered in Tahrir Square in Baghdad and elsewhere throughout the country

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ISHM: July 8 – 14, 2016

Key Takeaways: In the aftermath of the July 3 ISIS-perpetrated suicide bombing in Baghdad’s Karadah neighborhood which killed 292 people, Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi accepted

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ISHM: July 1 – 7, 2016

Key Takeaways: In the early morning of July 3, a massive explosion ripped through a crowded shopping center in the Karadah neighborhood of central Baghdad,

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ISHM 65: May 27 – June 9, 2016

Key Takeaways: Iraqi Security Forces and Popular Mobilization Units, aided by U.S.-led international coalition airstrikes, have made steady progress toward clearing ISIS militants from the

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