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KRG condemns Turkish airstrikes killing 7 civilians in Duhok province

Waar Media - 2017-09-21 18:21
WAAR-DUHOK: The Kurdistan Regional government has condemned the killing of seven civilians by Turkish airstrikes that happened on Tuesday in a village in Duhok Province, about 150 kilometers northwest of Erbil. “We as the Kurdistan Regional Government co ...

IS Chief of Intelligence in Iraq Killed: Kurdistan CTD

BAS News - 2017-09-10 23:30
ERBIL — Kurdistan Region’s Counter Terrorism Directorate (CTD) has confirmed the killing of a senior Islamic State (IS) militant in western Iraq. In a statement published on its official Facebook page, the CTD said US-led coalition fighter jets killed IS ...

Protesters in Sulaimaniyah Condemn Killing of Myanmar Muslims

BAS News - 2017-09-06 19:17
ERBIL— A number of civil society activists and Muslim scholars staged a protest rally in central Sulaimaniyah on Wednesday, condemning the killing of Muslims in Myanmar. The protestors, holding banners and placards, called for stopping the crackdown on t ...

Kurdistan Region President meets with US Secretary of Defense

KRG-Spain - 2017-09-06 00:02
Erbil, Kurdistan Region, Iraq (cabinet.gov.krd) – Kurdistan Region President Masoud Barzani met with a senior American delegation headed by Secretary of Defense James Mattis in Erbil. According to the official website of the Kurdistan Region Presidency, P ...

Iranian Kurdish Opposition Parties Back Protests in Support of Kolbars

BAS News - 2017-09-05 18:41
ERBIL—Two Iranian Kurdish opposition parties condemned the killing of Kolbars (backpack carriers) by Iranian armed forces and voiced support for public rallies against killing them. The Democratic Party of Iranian Kurdistan (DPIK) and Kurdistan Democrati ...

Turkish occupation bombard the village of Iska in Afrin

ANHA - 2017-08-21 17:33
Afrin – The Turkish occupation army and its mercenaries at the moment are bombarding the village of Iska in the Şêrewa district in the Afrin region with missiles and heavy weapons. According to correspondent of the Hawar news agency, the Turkish occupatio ...