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PKK Has 5 Offshoots Under Different Names in Kurdistan: MP

BAS News - 2017-03-12 22:17
ERBIL — The Kurdistan Workers’ Party has formed five different armed forces under different names across Kurdistan Region, said a Kurdish lawmaker, noting that the party is responsible for part of the tensions in Kurdistan Region. MP Nazim Harki told Bas ...

Barzanî: Serxwebûna Kurdistanê wê proseyeka dûr ji tundutujîyê be

Waar Media - 2017-03-11 19:34
Waar–Duhok: Serokê herêma Kurdistanê ragîhand; serxwebûna Kurdistanê dê proseyeka dûr ji tundutujîyê be û çarenivîsê deverên Kurdistanî jî, tenê dê ji alîyê xelkê wan deveran ve bê yekalî kirin. Li gorî malperê fermî yê serokayetîya herêma Kurdistanê, îr ...

PKK Presence in Kurdistan Against Iraqi Constitution: Official

BAS News - 2017-03-09 16:18
ERBIL — Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) presence in Kurdistan Region is not legal, said a Kurdish official. “According to the Iraqi constitution, the presence of any armed forces in Kurdistan Region, outside the control of Peshmerga Ministry, is against l ...

Iraqi PM Abadi arrives in Kurdistan capital to discuss security issues

E-Kurd - 2017-03-08 16:09
HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi arrived in Kurdistan capital city of Erbil Tuesday afternoon where he was received by Massoud Barzani. The two leaders will discuss the Mosul operation and “future relations,” H ...

PKK a Barrier to Reconstruction of Over 500 Villages in Kurdistan Region

BAS News - 2017-03-07 11:20
PKK guerrillas have occupied 515 villages in Kurdistan Region ERBIL — As a result of the presence of Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK) guerrillas, more than 500 villages were abandoned in Duhok, Erbil and Sulaymaniyah provinces of Kurdistan Region and the v ...

Royal Jordanian plane veers off in Kurdistan Region

Waar Media - 2017-03-04 20:56
WAAR-DUHOK: A Royal Jordanian plane veered off the runway early this morning as it was landing at Sulaimaniyah International Airport in Kurdistan Region. The Embraer 175 jet was heading from Amman, Jordan to Kurdistan Region with 30 passengers and crew m ...

Gorran Movement Incites Fratricidal War in Kurdistan

BAS News - 2017-03-04 12:51
A leader from Gorran Movement states support to anti-Peshmerga forces ERBIL — A leader from Gorran (Change) movement in Kurdistan Region encourages a fratricidal war among the Kurdish parties and he even offers support to the anti-Peshmerga forces. Abdul ...

UN to Establish Second Rehab Center for Women in Kurdistan

BAS News - 2017-03-01 18:41
PM Barzani receives UN representative Zainab Bangura in his office ERBIL — United Nations has plans to establish one rehabilitation and support center in Iraq and another one in Kurdistan Region for women who faced sexual violence, said the special repre ...

PM Barzani Optimistic about Russian Investment in Kurdistan Region

BAS News - 2017-03-01 18:18
Russian delegation tells Barzani about Russia's will to further invest in Kurdistan ERBIL — Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) Prime Minister Nechirvan Barzani stressed that with the reform process underway in the Kurdistan Region, the situation will be ...