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Sweden looks at ways to aid and support Iraq, Kurdistan post-ISI

Sweden looks at ways to aid and support Iraq, Kurdistan post-ISI - Rûdaw

At Least 10% of Iraqis Currently Disable

BAS News - 2018-10-14 19:41
ERBIL - At least 10% of people in Iraq are disable, 2% of whom are children with mental disabilities, Iraqi Ministry of Labor and Social Affairs said in a statement on Sunday. According to the statement, the government has some special plans for the disa ...

Retailer Carrefour adopts blockchain to track fresh produce

Waar Media - 2018-10-08 15:16
Carrefour market WAAR-DUHOK: Europe’s largest retailer Carrefour has adopted blockchain ledger technology to track and trace chicken, eggs and tomatoes as they travel from farms to stores, and will deploy it across all of its fresh product lines in comin ...

HSD ile IŞİD arasında şiddetli çatışmalar

BAS News - 2018-10-08 12:21
BasNews - Demokratik Suriye Güçleri'nin (HSD),Deyr Ez Zor'da "Terörü sona erdirme savaşı" ismiyle ŞİD'e karşı başlattığı operasyon devam ediyor. Şiddetli çatışmaların yaşandığı bölgede son 24 saatte 29 IŞİD üyesinin öldürüldüğü bildirildi. Cizre Fırtınas ...

Lebanon wines bring villages back to life and emigrants home

Waar Media - 2018-10-07 19:40
Grapes are pictured in a farm at Taanayel Monastery, in Lebanon’s Bekaa Valley, September 15, 2018. WAAR-DUHOK: Lured by Lebanon’s winemaking potential and nostalgia for his homeland, Maher Harb left a Paris consultancy job in 2010 and dug vines into the ...

Sadr demands Iraqi PM to keep security posts under his direct control

Waar Media - 2018-10-07 15:39
Iraqi Shiite cleric Muqtada al-Sadr delivers a sermon to worshippers during Friday prayers at the Kufa mosque near Najaf, Iraq on September 23, 2016. WAAR-DUHOK: Iraqi Shiite cleric Muqtada al-Sadr’s, head of Sa’eroun Alliance and winner of the May elect ...

What does it mean to be a martyr in Iraqi Kurdistan?

E-Kurd - 2018-10-06 16:22
Abdul-Qahar Mustafa | Exclusive to Ekurd.net Martyrs of Kurdistan are shining stars in the sky that should be remembered in our hearts forever. If it wasn’t for their sacrifices and the sacrifices of the dear Kurdish friends like Americans and Europeans, ...

Abadi Sets out Condition to Abandon Ambition for Second Term

BAS News - 2018-09-28 13:36
ERBIL — Incumbent Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi has set out a condition to not run for premiership again. According to media reports, Abadi has agreed to withdraw from the race and support Adil Abdulmahdi as the next Iraqi PM provided that the Shi ...