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PUK: Manual Ballot Counting Only in Kurdistan Not Accepted

BAS News - 2018-05-16 10:50
ERBIL - Although six Kurdish factions have rejected the results of the Iraqi parliamentary election in Kurdistan Region and demanded to manually count the votes, the Patriotic Union of Kurdistan (PUK) said on Wednesday that it "does not accept this". The ...

Six Kurdish parties demand repeat of Parliamentary Election in Kurdistan

Waar Media - 2018-05-14 21:38
WAAR-DUHOK: Six political parties in Kurdistan Region demanded on Monday a repeat of the Iraqi parliamentary election in Kurdistan Region and disputed areas under the supervision of the international monitors. The leaders of the Change Movement (Gorran), ...

Six Kurdish Parties Demand Repeat of Parliamentary Election in Kurdistan

BAS News - 2018-05-14 18:59
ERBIL - Six political parties in kurdistan Region demanded on Monday a repeat of the Iraqi parliamentary election in kurdistan Region and disputed areas under the supervision of the international monitors. The leaders of the Change Movement (Gorran), the ...

Turkey-PKK Clash in Kurdistan Displaces Villagers

BAS News - 2018-04-27 20:31
ERBIL — Turkish armed forces and Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) fighters clashed on Friday in Kurdistan Region’s border territories, causing displacement to several families from cnearby villages. The fierce confrontation took place in Bradost area on no ...

Ken Isaacs: Savior Who Saved Many in Kurdistan

BAS News - 2018-04-21 15:11
Vice President of Samaritan's Purse, Ken Isaacs, has been known as the "guardian angel" to the people of Kurdistan Region as he has been providing humanitarian aid to all ethnic and religious groups in the region regardless of their ethnic, religious, an ...

Arab League Summit to Discuss IDPs in Kurdistan

BAS News - 2018-04-15 13:48
ERBIL — The Arab leaders are meeting today (15th April) in Saudi Arabia to discuss a range of issues pertaining to the Arab world, including the Iraqi refugees and IDPs still away from their homes. King Salman of Saudi Arabia will chair Sunday's summit i ...

Election Campaigns Started in Kurdistan

BAS News - 2018-04-15 12:38
ERBIL — Election campaigns were kicked off on Sunday morning across Kurdistan Region for the Iraqi parliamentary election which is set for May 12. The campaigns began a day earlier across Iraq except the Kurdistan Region as Saturday was the 30th annivers ...

Patient Dies in Kurdistan as Healthcare Employees Continue to Boycott

BAS News - 2018-03-29 12:36
ERBIL - A patient has lost his life in Kalar, a city in Kurdistan Region as the healthcare employees have boycotted their duties and began gatherings across the region for their slashed salaries. The victim is identified as Hazm, father of four daughters ...

Iraq sends money to pay salaries in Kurdistan for first time since 2014

E-Kurd - 2018-03-20 15:40
BAGHDAD,— Iraq sent money to pay salaries of state employees in the Kurdish region on Monday for the first time since 2014, the Baghdad government said, although a dispute over how much it will send the Kurds in future remains unresolved. Monday’s agreem ...