updated Fri. December 15, 2023
April 28, 2017
Kurdish-owned Rudaw network said the force stationed at the army's al-Jazeera Operations command near the Haditha Dam, west of Ramadi. The network quoted Ahmed al-Dulaimi, an Iraqi army captain, saying the force was fully armed, and was expected to partake in arrangements for an anticipatedÃâÃÂ ...
April 22, 2017
On Thursday, Jazeera Operations Command launched a military operation to liberate and comb some regions in the north of Haditha Dam lake, 160 KM west of Ramadi city. Haditha city is fully controlled by security forces and tribal fighters, however, IS launches attacks there every now and then. Last weekÃâÃÂ ...
April 20, 2017
Anbar (IraqiNews.com) Iraqi army's Jazeera Operations Command has declared launching a military operation to liberate and comb some regions in the north of Haditha Dam lake, western Anbar. “Security troops as well as the tribesmen, backed by the U.S.-led coalition, launched military operation to freeÃâÃÂ ...
March 1, 2017
Jaghifi said in a press statement, “Al-Hashd al-Shaabi forces set up an ambush for members of the Islamic State group, who were using boats to cross the river toward Haditha Dam, west of Anbar, and managed to kill six IS members, including the elite leader Khamis al-Rawi.” “The security forces alsoÃâÃÂ ...
December 14, 2016
Anbar (IraqiNews.com) Three Islamic State (ISIS) militants were killed and two others were arrested Wednesday in a foiled attack on al-Haditha dam west of Anbar, a local intelligence commander said. “A force from Haditha's popular mobilization troops managed to thwart an attack with Katyusha missilesÃâÃÂ ...
Middle East Eye
March 1, 2016
Colonel Faruq al-Jughaifi, the Haditha police chief, confirmed the attack, saying it took place near a major dam in the area, and that the bombers were dressed in military uniforms. IS overran swathes of Iraq, including large parts of Anbar, in a sweeping offensive launched in June 2014, but has largely beenÃâÃÂ ...
September 8, 2014
Iraqi forces have cleared Islamic State militants from the area surrounding the strategically important Haditha Dam and regained control of the nearby town of Barwana with the help of a series of US airstrikes. Barwana, located southeast of Haditha in Anbar province, was retaken on Monday when IraqiÃâÃÂ ...
September 7, 2014
The US has carried out a series of air strikes on Islamic State militants close to the vital Haditha dam in Iraq's western Anbar province. The US strikes, the first in the area, were to protect the Iraqi forces and Sunni tribesmen in control of the dam. The governor of Anbar has been lightly wounded in fighting inÃâÃÂ ...
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