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Arab Countries Condemn Church Attack in Philippines

Arab Countries Condemn Church Attack in Philippines

Waar Media - 2019-01-28 11:13
WAAR_DUHOK The twin bomb attack at a church in southern Philippines has drawn condemnations from Arabic countries. At least 27 people have been killed and several others injured after two bombs exploded at a church in the Philippines’s southern Sulu prov ...
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Venezuela Protests: 4 Killed, 200 Injured

Waar Media - 2019-02-24 10:50
WAAR_DUHOK At least four people were killed and 200 others injured during an anti-government protest in Venezuela on Saturday. Fifty-one people were also arrested during Saturday’s demonstrations as they clashed with security forces at the Colombian bord ...

Crans-Montana: Rescuers hunt for skiers in Swiss avalanche

BBC - 2019-02-20 02:04
At least four people have been hurt and more may still be missing in Crans-Montana, police say. ...

Hotel Fire Kills 17 in Indian Capital

Waar Media - 2019-02-12 09:27
WAAR_DUHOK At least 17 people were killed and several others injured on Tuesday when a fire broke out at a hotel in the Indian capital New Delhi, emergency officials said. Virendra Singh, deputy fire chief, confirmed the death toll to Anadolu Agency addi ...

Bus attack in Syria’s Manbij kills one, wounds four: monitor

E-Kurd - 2019-02-03 16:25
BEIRUT,— A roadside bomb struck a bus carrying teachers in Manbij killing one person on Saturday, the latest in a spate of attacks in the Kurdish-Arab mixed northern Syrian city since mid-January, a war monitor said. The device exploded as the bus passed ...

One Killed in Attack on Basij Forces in SE Iran

Waar Media - 2019-02-02 12:44
WAAR_DUHOK One person was killed and five others injured Saturday in an attack on a base of the Basij militia forces in southeastern Iran, according to state TV. The attack took place in Sistan and Beluchestan province’s Nikshahr town. Islamic Revolution ...

Five Soldiers Killed, Injured in Southeast Iran

BAS News - 2019-02-02 11:34
ERBIL — At least one Iranian soldier was killed and four others were injured in an attack on a base in southeastern Iran on Saturday, state-run IRNA reported. “A (paramilitary) Basij base in Nik Shahr came under ... fire this morning and several from the ...

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Iraq’s and Russia’s Foreign Ministers met in Moscow

Waar Media - 2019-01-30 13:55
WAAR_DUHOK Iraqri FM Mohammed al-Hakim met Russian FM Sergei Lavrov on Wednesday, to discuss the mutual relation between the two countries and the situation in Syria. FM Mohammed al-Hakim arrived in Moscow in an official visit to meet his Russian counter ...

Three Iraqis Arrested in Germany over Terror Plot

BAS News - 2019-01-30 12:06
ERBIL — German police arrested three Iraqi nationals on Wednesday who were suspected of planning a terror attack in the country. Federal prosecutor's office confirmed the arrests and revealed that the suspects were believed to be working on a plan to car ...

Bomb Attack in Southeastern Yemen Kills Six

Waar Media - 2019-01-29 09:09
WAAR_DUHOK At least six people were killed and 20 injured late Monday in a bomb attack in southeastern Yemen. An explosive device went off in front of a restaurant near a military vehicle in Al-Maha district in Taiz province, said a military official who ...

Jolo church attack: Many killed in Philippines

BBC - 2019-01-28 00:38
One bomb went off outside the cathedral on Jolo island; a second exploded as soldiers responded. ...

Turkish FM says US intervenes in Venezuelan politics

Waar Media - 2019-01-24 12:11
Turkey’s foreign minister on Thursday said the U.S. has repeatedly interfered with the domestic politics of Venezuela. “The U.S. and some Latin American countries have repeatedly intervened in the internal affairs of Venezuela,” Mevlut Cavusoglu told new ...

Kenya attack: 'Selfless six' mourned in Nairobi after siege

BBC - 2019-01-23 03:06
Mourners said the six men died while saving colleagues during last week's terror attack in Nairobi. ...

Israeli attack in Syria kills 21

ANF - 2019-01-22 14:00
The death toll in the Israeli jets bombing Syrian regime forces and their ally Iran has risen to 21. ...

At least 11 dead in Israeli attack in Syria

ANF - 2019-01-21 11:36
At least 11 fighters have been reported dead in the attacks Israeli forces carried out against Syrian regime forces and their ally Iran’s targets. ...

Zimbabwe blocks Facebook, WhatsApp and Twitter amid crackdown

BBC - 2019-01-19 00:28
A coalition of human rights groups says at least 12 people have been killed in a week of protests. ...

Iranian Forces Kill a Kurdish Porter, Wound Another

BAS News - 2019-01-16 15:42
ERBIL — At least one Kurdish porter was killed and another was wounded after the Iranian forces opened fire at them overnight on Tuesday in the border areas of Khoi, Western Azarbaijan. Abdullah Yousifi succumbed to his injuries as he was shot in his hea ...

Kurdistan: Over 100 Men Committed Suicide in 2018, Five Killed by Spouses

BAS News - 2019-01-05 20:00
ERBIL - At least five men have been killed by their wives or with the help of the spouses’ relatives in Kurdistan Region in 2018 only, while another 115 committed suicide, the Kurdistan Men’s Union said on Saturday. The local organization revealed during ...

Russia: Baby rescued from rubble of collapsed building

Waar Media - 2019-01-02 09:34
An 11-month-old baby has been rescued alive on Tuesday from the rubble of a partially collapsed building in Russia. At least eight people were killed and five others injured as a block of the 10-story building collapsed, following a gas explosion in the ...

Protests in Sudan leave at least 19 dead, 406 injured

Waar Media - 2018-12-29 13:28
At least 19 people have been killed and 406 injured in Sudan since protests began on Dec. 19 over the country’s deteriorating economy, the official SUNA news agency reported Thursday. Protesters have been railing against chronic shortages of basic necess ...