On January 9, a logistical convoy of the U.S military was targeted by an IED attack in Hillah area.
On January 9, two logistical convoys of the U.S military was targeted by an IED attack in the Nasiriyah area.
The US Treasury Department imposed sanctions on the head of the Popular Mobilization Authority, Faleh al-Fayyad.
On January 9, 3 ISIS fighters were arrested in the Samarra area, according to the Interior Ministry Intelligence.
On January 9, a new antigovernment protest erupted in Nasiriyah city. Five people were arrested and two were killed in the protests.
The unrest in Iraq today is a direct result of the assassination of Iran’s Quds Force Commander, Maj. Gen. Qassim Soleimani, and Abu Mahdi al-Muhandis, Deputy-Commander of the Popular Mobilization Units more than a year ago. US troops and the diplomatic mission in the country are under a permanent threat.IED ATTACKS TARGETED THREE US-LED COALITION CONVOYS IN IRAQ