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UN rights groups urge Iran to stop killing Kulbar, detaining peaceful protesters

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Iran, Syria sign energy agreement

Waar Media - 2017-09-14 15:43
WAAR-DUHOK: Iranian and Syrian media have reported the signing, by officials from the two countries, of several agreements that would allow Iran to improve the production and distribution of electricity in war-torn Syria. One agreement reportedly include ...

Erbil Expects Turkey, Iran to Respect the Will of Kurdistan People

BAS News - 2017-09-12 21:28
ERBIL — The Kurdistan Region of Iraq has no intentions to contribute to the creation of a Kurdish state in neighboring Iran or Turkey, but expects both countries to respect the rights of the local Kurds, a spokesperson of the Kurdistan Regional Governmen ...

Nineveh Arab Tribes Urge Arabs to Vote in Favor of Independent Kurdistan

BAS News - 2017-09-07 17:39
ERBIL— The Arab tribes of Nineveh province call for participating in Kurdistan independence referendum and voting in favor of statehood for Kurdistan, warning against any pressure to boycott the process. In a statement, the spokesperson of tribes, Muzahm ...

KODAR: Kurdish MPs in Iran must support laborers

ANHA - 2017-09-07 12:04
The Democratic Society for East Kurdistan (KODAR), said that the Iranian regime is pushing the people to carrying goods across the border, and they must resolve their cause, calling on the Kurdish parliamentarians in Iran to support the rights of the labo ...

US Urges Iran to Reverse Death Sentence of Religious Prisoner

BAS News - 2017-09-01 23:48
ERBIL — US Department of State called on Iran to reverse the death sentence of Mohammad Ali Taheri, founder of an Iranian spiritual movement and further urged the country to respect the international laws. According to a statement by Heather Nauert, the ...

Taliban urge Trump to withdraw all U.S. troops from Afghanistan

Waar Media - 2017-08-15 15:13
WAAR-DUHOK: The United States should withdraw all its troops from Afghanistan and stop listening to “stooges” in Kabul, the Taliban warned in an open letter to U.S. President Donald Trump on Tuesday. The Trump administration is working to finalize a regi ...