Kurdish News

Lahur Talabany: Islamic State leader Baghdadi almost certainly alive

Waar Media - 6 days ago
WAAR-DUHOK: A top Kurdish counter-terrorism official said on Monday he was 99 percent sure that Islamic State leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi was alive and located south of the Syrian city of Raqqa, after reports that he had been killed. “Baghdadi is definit ...

17 Turkish soldiers injured in PKK attack in Hakkari

KurdPress - 6 days ago
Seventeen Turkish soldiers were injured when Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) militants detonated a bomb as a military vehicle was passing by in the Yuksekova district of Hakkari province on Monday. ...

UK Contributes $5.2 to Stabilisation Process in Iraq

BAS News - 6 days ago
ERBIL — As part of the international efforts to stabilise and rehabilitate the Iraqi areas liberated from the Islamic State (IS), the government of the UK has contributed an additional $5.2 million to UNDP’s Funding Facility for Stabilisation (FFS), said ...

Peshmerga Commander Stresses Close Coordination for Hawija Operation

BAS News - 6 days ago
KIRKUK — For Hawija operation, there needs to be a full coordination between the Iraqi army and Peshmerga forces, said a Peshmerga commander on Monday. Kamal Kirkuki, Commander of Peshmerga Forces in Kirkuk’s southern front line, told BasNews that close ...

6 civilians lose their lives, 25 liberated in al-Raqqa

ANHA - 6 days ago
AL-RAQQA- 6 civilians lost their lives by a mine blast planted by IS mercenaries when they were trying to flee the occupied neighborhoods by IS gangs, SDF also managed to liberate 25 civilians in Old al-Raqqa Neighborhood. The SDF special teams to liberat ...

Jaish al-Thuwar finished 4th course

ANHA - 6 days ago
Şehîd Nayem al-Sheikh Academy that is related to Jaish al-Thuwar (Rebels' Army) in al-Shahba areas finished the training 4th course that comprised 50 fighters. ...

July 19th Revolution: a suitable response to Kurds enemies

ANHA - 6 days ago
The preparatory committee of the July 19th Festival finished all the preparations in order to hold the first festival in Rojava that would be held in Kobanî city and would last for two days after holding a series of preparatory meetings. ...

17 Turkish Soldiers Wounded in Southeast Blast

BAS News - 6 days ago
ERBIL — At least 17 Turkish troops were injured by a bomb explosion in the country’s southeastern province of Hakkari on Monday. The blast, carried out via an Improvised Explosive Device (IED), took place in a village in the suburb of Gever (Yüksekova) d ...