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AL-Klsa’s clinic provides many services Free of Charge

AL-Klsa’s clinic provides many services Free of Charge

SDF Press - 2018-12-08 14:07
Hasakah – Al-Klasa’s Clinic in Hasakah is considered one of the most important clinics in the province due to the great efforts that being made to serve the citizens through a specialized medical and nursing staff. The Health Committee supervises the clin ...
AL-Klsa’s clinic provides many services Free of Charge - SDF Press

The discussion of the new government formation postponed to the New Year

Waar Media - 2018-12-29 19:17
The discussion of the new Kurdistan regional government formation has been postponed to after New Year’s holidays, it is expected that in the next meeting the distribution of the posts will be decided. “KDP postponed the discussions of the new government ...

After Muqtada Al-Sadr's Surprise Win, Iraq's Political Leaders Try To Form Government : Parallels : NPR

NPR - 2018-12-14 19:50

ABD: Suudi Arabistan’la çalışmayı sürdüreceğiz

Kurdistan24 - 2018-12-13 22:21
ABD Dışişleri Bakanı Mike Pompeo ...

Turkish Writer Reveals Turkey's Aim in Attacking Syrian Kurds

BAS News - 2018-12-13 19:50
ERBIL - Turkey's goal in its possible upcoming military operation against the Syrian Kurdish People's Protection Units (YPG) in eastern Syria is to cut the geographic relations among the Kurdish cantons in Kobane city and al-Jazirah region, a Turkish off ...

Hong Kong art space Tai Kwun says it cannot become a political platform, after cancelling Ma Jian's book events | Hong Kong Free Press HKFP

Hongkongfp - 2018-12-12 19:50

The Iran Nuclear Deal and the U.S.-Iran Standoff

International Crisis Group - 2018-12-12 14:16
Crisis Group’s Middle East and North Africa Program Director Joost Hiltermann presented this paper on the history of U.S.-Iran relations and the status of the Iran Deal at an 8 November conference organised by the Israeli-European Policy Network (IEPN) i ...

IS Attacks Hashd al-Shaabi in Diyala

BAS News - 2018-12-10 10:22
ERBIL — Iranian-backed Shi’ite militias of Hashd al-Shaabi came under another attack by the Islamic State (IS) overnight Sunday in Diyala province. The attack was carried out on Hashd al-Shaabi’s 110 Brigade which consists of Kurdish Fayli locals of Khan ...

Cué's Oaxaca legacy: unfinished projects, charges of corruption

Mexiconewsdaily - 2018-12-08 08:04

Darbandikhan-Kalar Highway Closed Due to Floods

BAS News - 2018-12-07 19:39
ERBIL - The main road between Kurdistan Region's Darbandikhan and Kalar cities were closed on Friday evening after a bridge between the two areas collapsed due to flooding. Karzan Majid, a spokesperson for the Garmiyan Traffic Police, told BasNews that t ...

Syrian Kurds on The Verge of Disaster

E-Kurd - 2018-12-07 17:32
Ayman Riad Al-Mufleh | Exclusive to The position of the Syrian Democratic Forces, which is the main ground fighting force of the US Coalition in the SAR, is deteriorating every month on the Euphrates River. Negative factors affecting the Kurds ...

KCK: Closure of PKK's Offices in Sulaimaniya will Break PUK into Pieces

BAS News - 2018-12-07 00:10
ERBIL - The Patriotic Union of Kurdistan's (PUK) move to close down the headquarters of the Kurdistan Free Society Party (Tevgeri Azadi) in Sulaimaniya province will cause the PUK to break into pieces, an official said on Thursday. Nurettin Demirtas, mem ...

The Works of Garage of People’s Municipality in Raqqa

SDF Press - 2018-12-06 16:41
Raqqa- People’s municipality in Raqqa has a lot of burdens upon it after the war ended. Where the garage hard works, including: Remove the debris scattered on the main entrances and sub-streets to facilitate the passage of civilians to their homes. And th ...

Artsakh President’s Spokesman Provides Overview of Recent Developments - The Armenian Mirror-Spectator

Mirrorspectator - 2018-12-05 06:53

Assad’s bluff may double as a gain for Syria’s Kurds

Diliman Abdulkader - 2018-12-05 00:54
Bashar al-Assad’s regime might soon be targeting northeastern Syria. This oil rich region is primarily composed of Kurds, and is secured predominantly by the Syrian Democratic Forces. The Kurds control over 28 percent of Syria and are backed by the United ...

CrisisWatch 2018 November Trends & December Alerts

International Crisis Group - 2018-12-04 20:36
The latest edition of Crisis Group's monthly conflict tracker highlights dangers of escalating conflict in DR Congo, Yemen and Bangladesh. CrisisWatch also notes a conflict resolution opportunity in Yemen. ...

Six Steps to Make the Most of the U.S. Senate’s Yemen Vote

International Crisis Group - 2018-11-30 15:37
By an unexpectedly large margin, the U.S. Senate voted on 29 November to move ahead with a bill to end U.S. involvement in the Yemen war. Crisis Group calls on the key actors to seize this opportunity to suspend the fighting and pursue peace in earnest. ...

Diyala: Senior Hashd al-Shaabi Commander Killed in Bomb Explosion

BAS News - 2018-11-30 00:14
ERBIL - A senior commander of the pro-Iranian Hashd al-Shaabi was killed on Thursday in a bomb explosion in the Iraqi province of Diyala. Speaking to Baghdad Today, a local source explained that four of the commander's companions were also wounded in the ...

Iraqi Kurdistan issued a strong defense of the region’s treatment of Christians

E-Kurd - 2018-11-22 23:29
HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— Dindar Zebari, the Kurdistan Regional Government’s Coordinator for International Advocacy, issued a strong defense of the Region’s treatment of Christians on Wednesday, saying that Kurdistan was the safest place in ...

China as a major rival of the U.S.

E-Kurd - 2018-11-20 08:34
Payraw Anwar | Exclusive to Introduction One belt one road which is also known the 21st century maritime Silk Road is one of the strategic roads that has been developed and adapted by China through an infrastructure to develop and investment in ...

Project to restore the life for children’s Park in Raqqa

SDF Press - 2018-11-14 19:47
Raqqa-Under the motto of “Re- restore the life for Children’s Park “, the TOTAL organization for Relief and Development organization and Peace’s Women organization, in coordination with Environment Committee of the People’s Municipality in Raqqa city, lau ...