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Peshmerga Commanders Discuss Military Issues Near Erbil

Peshmerga Commanders Discuss Military Issues Near Erbil

BAS News - 2017-10-21 13:39
ERBIL — The Peshmerga commanders held a meeting near Pirde town, south of Erbil, where the Peshmerga forces clashed with the Shi’ite militias of Hashd al-Shaabi on Friday. The commanders discussed the situation of the area and securing the area in the fa ...
Peshmerga Commanders Discuss Military Issues Near Erbil - BAS News

Hashd Al-Shaabi Abducts Two KDP Members in Pirde, SE Erbil

BAS News - 2017-11-19 17:13
ERBIL — The Iranian-backed militias of Hashd al-Shaabi abducted on November 14 two members of the Kurdistan Democratic Party (KDP) in Pirde town, 50 km to the southeast of Erbil. Confidential sources told BasNews that Hashd al-Shaabi militias abducted Ba ...

Hashd Al-Shaabi Deploys Additional Forces in Pirde, Southeast Erbil

BAS News - 2017-11-11 17:35
ERBIL — A Kurdish official stated on Saturday that Iranian-backed Hashd al-Shaabi militias have sent additional forces to Pirde town, 50 km to the southeast of Erbil. “A large number of Hashd al-Shaabi forces have been deployed in Pirde since Friday, Nov ...

Hashd al-Shaabi Treats Christians the Way IS Did: MP

BAS News - 2017-10-26 15:05
ERBIL — The Iranian-backed Shi’ite militias of Hashd al-Shaabi overrunning Christian areas in Nineveh Plains the way Islamic State (IS) jihadists did back in 2014, a lawmaker says. The recent military offensives by Hashd al-Shaabi have left several Chris ...

Peshmerga Wards off Iran-backed Militias’ Attack Near Erbil

BAS News - 2017-10-26 11:10
ERBIL — Iranian-backed Hashd al-Shaabi militias and Iraqi forces attacked on Thursday the Peshmerga positions in Pirde town, 45 km to the south-east of Erbil. Kamal Kirkuki, a Peshmerga commander on the frontline, told BasNews that the militias of Hashd ...

Peshmerga Defeats Iranian-backed Militias Near Makhmour

BAS News - 2017-10-24 13:13
ERBIL — The Kurdistan Region Peshmerga forces on Tuesday defeated a second attack of the Iranian-backed Shi’ite militias of Hashd al-Shaabi in Makhmour, southwest of Erbil. The Shi’ite militias and Iran’s Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) launched an offe ...

IRGC Casualties in Offensive Near Erbil Taken Back to Iran

BAS News - 2017-10-22 11:40
ERBIL — Members of the Iranian Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) who were embedded with the Iran-backed Shi’ite militias of Hashd al-Shaabi were killed in the offensive against Peshmerga near Erbil on Friday, October 20. According to reports circulated on ...

Hashd Al-Shaabi Approaching Taqtaq, Southern Erbil: KDPI

BAS News - 2017-10-21 15:11
The militias allegedly aim to attack the Iranian opposition Kurdish parties ERBIL — Following the invasion of Pirde town south of Erbil on Friday, the Iranian-backed Shi’ite militias of Hashd al-Shaabi mobilized its forces towards Taqtaq town, western Er ...

Clashes Between Peshmerga and Shi’ite Militias Ongoing Near Erbil

BAS News - 2017-10-20 16:37
Hashd al-Shaabi militias were inflicted with heavy damage ERBIL — The offensive conducted on Friday by the Shi’ite militias against the Peshmerga forces in Pirde town south of Erbil was strongly repelled and a number of militias along with their vehicles ...

Peshmerga Defeats Hashd Al-Shaabi’s Attack Near Erbil

BAS News - 2017-10-20 13:14
ERBIL — The offensive of the Shi’ite militias against Peshmerga forces in Pirde town south of Erbil on Friday was firmly responded. Heavy clashes erupted between Peshmerga Forces and the Iran-backed Shi’ite militias of Hashd al-Shaabi in Pirde (Altun Kop ...

Heavy Clashes Erupt Between Peshmerga and Hashd Al-Shaabi Near Erbil

BAS News - 2017-10-20 11:11
ERBIL — Heavy clashes erupted between Peshmerga Forces and the Iranian-backed Shi’ite militias of Hashd al-Shaabi militia on the outskirt of Erbil early on Friday. The clashes broke out after the Iraqi Forces and Hashd al-Shaabi, attempted to move onto t ...

Peshmerga in Full Control of Makhmour, Gwer Districts

BAS News - 2017-10-17 00:35
ERBIL — A Kurdish Peshmerga commander has rejected the media reports claiming that the Iraqi forces and Shi’ite militias of Hashd al-Shaabi are busy with military mobilisation near the Peshmerga positions in Makhmour and Gwer, south and west of Erbil. Qa ...

Clash Erupts Between PKK, Hashd al-Shaabi near Sinjar

BAS News - 2017-09-22 18:04
SINJAR — Armed clashes erupted on Friday between the Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) and the Shi’ite Arab militias of the pro-Iraqi government Hashd al-Shaabi near Sinjar in the north of Iraq, leaving three people killed. Peshmerga Commander in the area, ...