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Drone activity forces closure of London’s Gatwick Airport

Drone activity forces closure of London’s Gatwick Airport

Ejinsight - 2019-02-11 18:32

Drone activity forces closure of London’s Gatwick Airport - Ejinsight

YPJ International: This will be the century of women’s liberation

ANF - 2019-03-08 09:56
“The male mentality brought this dark period into the universe, feminist mentality will defeat it and recreate life! The 21st century will be the century of women’s liberation.” ...

Solidarity to Kurdish hunger strike from British trade unionists

ANF - 2019-02-27 10:18
British union's executives are participating in the three-day solidarity action to be held in front of London's Manor House station. ...

Closure of Hashd al-Shaabi "Fake Offices" in Baghdad Ordered by PM: Commander

BAS News - 2019-02-11 23:18
ERBIL - The closure of "fake headquarters" of the pro-Iranian Hashd al-Shaabi militias in Iraq in the past few days was ordered by Prime Minister Adil Abdul-Mahdi, a Shi'ite commander revealed on Monday. Moein Kazmi, a Hashd al-Shaabi commander, said in ...

Iraq: Children of Mosul's Old City selling scrap metal to survive

Rûdaw - 2019-02-11 23:13
Iraqi children are forced to sell pieces of scrap metal scavenged from the ruins of Mosul's Old City, in order to provide for their families and themselves. ...

Delegation from Red Cross visit Ministry of Peshmerga

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2019-02-10 12:35
Media Center, Ministry of Peshmerga On February 3rd, 2019, a delegation from the Red Cross International was received by Lieutenant General Jamal Mohammad (Peshmerga Deputy Chief of Staff) at the Ministry of Peshmerga’s main hall. The delegation included ...

South Korea Signs Deal to Pay More for U.S.Troops After Trump Demand

Waar Media - 2019-02-10 09:13
WAAR_DUHOK (Reuters) – Officials signed a short-term agreement on Sunday to boost South Korea’s contribution toward the upkeep of U.S. troops on the peninsula, after a previous deal lapsed amid U.S. President Donald Trump’s call for the South to pay more ...

Governor says he knows nothing of deal to return Peshmerga to Kirkuk

Rûdaw - 2019-02-09 20:03
Jabouri said federal forces must hold Kirkuk's security portfolio ...

U.S. Military Sets April Target Date for Leaving Syria

The Wall Street Journal - 2019-02-09 00:58
The Pentagon is preparing to pull all American forces out of Syria by the end of April, even though the Trump administration has yet to come up with a plan to protect its Kurdish partners from attack when they leave, current and former U.S. officials said ...

The UK is clearing Iraq of Daesh’s mines

The Global Coalition - 2019-02-06 20:19
Article The UK is clearing Iraq of Daesh’s mines Appeared first on The Global Coalition Against Daesh. ...

US Forces' Withdrawal from Syria Not "End of America's Fight": Pompeo

BAS News - 2019-02-06 18:26
ERBIL - The US forces' withdrawal from Syria is not going to be "the end of America's fight", Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Wednesday during a meeting with the 79 coalition partners in Washington. He held talks with the allies on the next steps ...

British Consul General in Erbil visits the Peshmerga Directorate of Reform

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2019-02-06 17:27
Media Center, Ministry of Peshmerga Today, on February 6th, 2019, Martyn Warr (British Consul General in Erbil) and representatives to the U.K. Embassy in Iraq visited the Ministry of Peshmerga’s Directorate of Reform and were received by Major General D ...

The US plan for Kirkuk, the deal between PUK and KDP

ANF - 2019-02-06 15:39
The military aspect of the plan is to resolve the issues of Kirkuk’s security and the Hashd al Shaabi and army forces in the city center. ...

The UK clearing land of Daesh’s mines

The Global Coalition - 2019-02-04 14:01
L’article The UK clearing land of Daesh’s mines est apparu en premier sur The Global Coalition Against Daesh. ...

How the UK is clearing Iraq of Daesh’s mines

The Global Coalition - 2019-02-01 19:14
L’article How the UK is clearing Iraq of Daesh’s mines est apparu en premier sur The Global Coalition Against Daesh. ...

Unchecked and Unbalanced? The Politics and Policy of U.S. Nuclear Launch Authority

Foreign Policy Research Institute - 2019-01-17 01:11
Abstract Presidential control of U.S. nuclear launch authority lacks robust checks and balances. Recent congressional attempts to restrict sole presidential […] ...

A Volunteer who lost his sight ridding Aleppo of Daesh’s landmines

The Global Coalition - 2019-01-16 21:16
Most of Syria is now liberated from Daesh – but their brutal landmines remain. Abdul Salam is one of many volunteers ridding the country of mines. L’article A Volunteer who lost his sight ridding Aleppo of Daesh’s landmines est apparu en premier sur The ...