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Iranian cleric meets Nouri al-Maliki, says IS is a US trick

Iranian cleric meets Nouri al-Maliki, says IS is a US trick

KurdPress - 2017-09-02 09:48
Chairman of Iran's Expediency Council Ayatollah Seyyed Mahmoud Hashemi Shahroudi said in a meeting with Iraqi Vice President Nouri al-Maliki on Thursday, August 31, that the that US claim of fighting against the Islamic State (IS) is a lie, describing it ...
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Palestine's Fath Official to Maliki: Kurdistan Is Different from Israel

BAS News - 2017-09-18 18:09
ERBIL— Kurdistan and Israel are completely different all respects, said a member of the executive committee of Palestinian Fath Movement in response to a recent remark by Iraqi Vice President Nouri al-Maliki. In a meeting with the US Ambassador to Iraq o ...

Maliki on Kurdistan’s Independence: Creation of Second Israel Not Allowed

BAS News - 2017-09-18 03:55
BAGHDAD — Iraqi Shi’ite politician and former prime minister, Nouri al-Maliki, said in a meeting with the US Ambassador to Iraq that he will not allow the creation of a “second Israel” in northern Iraq, referring to an anticipated Kurdistan state. He tol ...

IS Oil Stocks near Hawija Destroyed

BAS News - 2017-09-08 10:29
ERBILL— The oil stocks of the Islamic State (IS) organization in the vicinity of Hawija (55 km southwest of Kirkuk) were destroyed in an air strike on Thursday night. Iraqi al-Sumaria news, citing an informed source, reported on Friday that the internati ...

Iraqi VP Nuri al-Maliki condemns Kirkuk’s referendum vote

E-Kurd - 2017-09-05 14:01
HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— Iraqi vice president and influential Shiite leader Nuri al-Maliki expressed his opposition to Kirkuk Provincial Council’s decision to participate in the Kurdistan independence referendum. Nuri al-Maliki, Iraqi vice ...

Iranian senior cleric meets Nouri al-Maliki

KurdPress - 2017-09-05 10:49
Chairman of Iran's Expediency Council Ayatollah Mahmoud Hashemi Shahroudi met secretary-general of the Islamic Dawa Party and a Vice President of Iraq Nouri al-Maliki in Baghdad on Momday. ...

PMF Spoksperson: Start of Hawijah operation is a matter of days

Waar Media - 2017-09-04 13:01
WAAR-DUHOK: The spokesperson for the Shi’ite Arab militias of The People’s Mobilization Forces (PMF) Hashd al-Shaabi, Ahmed al-Asadi said the start of Hawijah operation is a matter of days and Hashd al-Shaabi is ready to take part in it. “The initial pla ...

Cementerio de Mártires de al-Raqqa acoge a 4 mártires de SDF.

Hawar News - 2017-08-31 08:58
AIN ISSA – Cientos de residentes del distrito de Ain Issa despedían a 4 mártires de las Fuerzas Democráticas Sirias que martirizaron durante su participación en la campaña para liberar la ciudad de Al-Raqqa de los mercenarios de la IS a su último lugar de ...

Martyrs Cemetery of al- Raqqa hosts 4 SDF martyrs

ANHA - 2017-08-30 16:09
Hundreds of residents of the Ain Issa district bid farewell 4 martyrs of the Syrian Democratic Forces who martyred during their participation in the campaign to liberate the city of al- Raqqa from IS mercenaries to their last resting place in the Martyrs ...

SDF liberated al-Mansour neighborhood

ANHA - 2017-08-28 13:38
Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) liberated al-Mansour neighborhood east of al-Raqqa from IS mercenaries, and clashes are ongoing in several neighborhoods in al-Raqqa. ...

Turkey Arrests IS Leader Who Planned to Kill Maliki: Reports

BAS News - 2017-08-26 21:19
ERBIL— In a search campaign against the Islamic State (IS) members in Turkey, an IS leader who was convicted of setting assassination plot against former Iraqi prime minister Nouri al-Maliki was arrested, Turkish media reported on Saturday. The 41- year- ...

Three Shi'ite Leaders Plan Alliance Against Maliki: Report

BAS News - 2017-08-04 13:29
ERBIL— Three prominent Iraqi Shi'ite leaders have intensified efforts to form the largest alliance for the upcoming elections to beat Iraqi Vice President Nouri al-Maliki, according to a report. Iraqi Prime Minister Haidar al-Abadi, Ayad al-Allawi, the l ...