Iraqi Police Service
Feb 13, 2013 08:48 EST
The Iranian dissident group MEK on Wednesday accused Iran's supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei of ordering a deadly attack on its camp in Iraq and said the Iraqi government facilitated the assault.
Nov 03, 2012 14:46 EDT
Iraqi police on Saturday arrested the head of a jail from which dozens of Al-Qaeda militants escaped weeks ago, hours after he left hospital where he was treated for wounds suffered in the incident.
Oct 15, 2012 13:57 EDT
A spate of shootings and bombings targeting Iraqi security forces north of Baghdad on Monday killed at least 10 people, while a prisoner on death row escaped from police custody south of the capital.
Oct 15, 2012 09:43 EDT
A spate of shootings and bombings targeting Iraqi security forces north of Baghdad on Monday killed at least eight people, while a prisoner on death row escaped from a police station south of the capital.
Aug 29, 2012 04:54 EDT
Shootings and bombings killed five Iraqi police, including a general, on Wednesday in the latest in a series of attacks targeting the country's security forces, security and medical officials said.
Aug 08, 2012 12:51 EDT
In an Iraqi city where US military offensives levelled entire neighbourhoods in 2004, a hospital has turned to American doctors to treat children with heart problems that residents blame on fallout from the fighting.
Jul 30, 2012 14:11 EDT
The United States has slashed a signature Iraqi police training programme as it downsizes its massive diplomatic mission amid high costs and negative Iraqi sentiment, a US watchdog said on Monday.
Jul 27, 2012 14:36 EDT
At least 719 people participating in reconstruction projects financed by the United States in Iraq were killed during the conflict between 2003 and 2010, a US study revealed Friday.
May 29, 2012 16:12 EDT
Iraqi police will take over responsibility for security in Baghdad from the army from July, a statement said on Tuesday, a move that has been delayed several times over concerns over their capabilities.
May 13, 2012 02:18 EDT
The United States has reduced -- and may phase out entirely -- a multi-billion-dollar police training program that was to have been the centerpiece of a hugely expanded civilian mission in Iraq, The New York Times reported Sunday.
Mar 05, 2012 01:02 EST
FALLUJAH, Iraq (Reuters) - Gunmen disguised as police raided checkpoints and homes in western Iraq on Monday, killing at least 27 members of the security forces, police said, in an attack the authorities said bore the hallmarks of al Qaeda.
Feb 23, 2012 01:44 EST
BAGHDAD (Reuters) - Several bomb attacks hit Baghdad on Thursday, killing at least 15 people and wounding dozens in mainly Shi'ite Muslim neighborhoods, Iraqi police said.
Feb 23, 2012 00:43 EST
BAGHDAD (Reuters) - A car bomb struck an area of central Baghdad on Thursday, killing seven people and wounding 24, Iraqi police said.
Feb 18, 2012 04:45 EST
BAGHDAD (Reuters) - Iraq evacuated an initial batch of 400 Iranian dissidents on Saturday from a base founded under Saddam Hussein, a first step towards expelling their entire group from Iraqi territory.
Feb 18, 2012 00:17 EST
Several hundred Iranian exiles arrived at a UN-approved site near Baghdad on Saturday, a first step in a process that aims to see them resettled outside Iraq, where they have been based for decades.
Feb 17, 2012 22:00 EST
Several hundred Iranian exiles were travelling to a UN-approved site near Baghdad on Saturday after leaving Camp Ashraf, where Iranian opposition members have been based for decades.
Feb 16, 2012 15:00 EST
Iranian opposition group the National Council of Resistance said Thursday it has agreed to begin evacuating its long-time base in a camp in central Iraq to transfer to a UN-approved site near Baghdad.
Feb 16, 2012 11:17 EST
PARIS (Reuters) - The leader of an exiled Iranian opposition group said on Thursday she had agreed to start relocating residents of a long-disputed dissident camp in Iraq after receiving assurances from the United States about their safety.
Feb 09, 2012 04:20 EST
Iraqi police on Thursday found the bound body of Akram al-Daini, brother of Sunni MP Nahida al-Daini, five days after he was kidnapped near Tikrit in central Iraq, a police officer said.
Jan 21, 2012 13:53 EST
Iraqi police arrested 19 officials and tribal leaders after they threatened to harm an MP who alleged graft in Baghdad's municipal government, officials said on Saturday.