Iraq Situation Report: July 21 - 23, 2015

July 23, 2015 - Sinan Adnan

The recent deterioration of security in Diyala has generated competing requirements for Iranian proxy forces following the deployment of the Badr Organization and other groups into Anbar, their furthest deployment in Sunni areas of Iraq to date.

Ukraine Crisis Update: July 22, 2015

July 22, 2015 - Hugo Spaulding

Civilian areas in both government and separatist-held areas came under increased fire this week despite a breakthrough in negotiations over the withdrawal of weapons from the front line.

Iraq Situation Report: July 18 - 20, 2015

July 20, 2015 - Sinan Adnan

The Iraqi government is experiencing competing pressures from dispersed ISIS attacks which have strained the capacity of both the Iraqi Security Forces (ISF) and the “Popular Mobilization.”