Report

rss

Iraq News

Kurdistan

Economy

World

All News

Iraqi security forces deploy in Wasit and Baghdad

Category: Iraq News

Date: 2021-10-16T19:43:26+0000
Iraqi security forces deploy in Wasit and Baghdad

Shafaq News/ Wasit Governorate Police Command announced the security and intelligence forces deployed in anticipation of any emergency during the announcement of the final results of the elections on Saturday.

The Command said in a statement, "All security and intelligence forces, the army, traffic police are now deployed at the entrances and exits of the Governorate, as well as protecting important buildings and the Electoral Commission office and all citizens."

On Saturday, the Iraqi security forces also redeployed in the capital, Baghdad.

A security source told Shafaq News Agency; The forces deployed in central Baghdad and the entrances to the Green Zone concurrently with announcing the election results this evening.

It is noteworthy that initial results showed that the Shi'ite cleric Moqtada al-Sadr's party was the biggest winner in an Iraqi election, increasing the number of seats in parliament to 73.

Former prime minister Nouri al-Maliki looked set to have the next largest win among Shi'ite parties.

related

Protestors block a main road linking Baghdad and Wasit

Date: 2021-05-22 16:41:16
Protestors block a main road linking Baghdad and Wasit

KDP demolishes its headquarters in Baghdad

Date: 2022-03-29 12:30:52
KDP demolishes its headquarters in Baghdad

Explosive device targeted a liquor store in Baghdad

Date: 2021-01-25 07:15:21
Explosive device targeted a liquor store in Baghdad

A bombing targets a liquor store in Baghdad

Date: 2019-11-27 08:43:51
A bombing targets a liquor store in Baghdad

Protestors swarm into the Iraqi parliament building in Baghdad

Date: 2022-07-30 09:43:47
Protestors swarm into the Iraqi parliament building in Baghdad

A Commandos brigade withdraws from a disputed area between Erbil and Baghdad

Date: 2021-01-15 13:48:29
A Commandos brigade withdraws from a disputed area between Erbil and Baghdad

Protestors in Baghdad organize an open sit-in

Date: 2021-03-19 15:45:17
Protestors in Baghdad organize an open sit-in

Message behind attacking the international coalition

Date: 2020-08-11 17:11:38
Message behind attacking the international coalition