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Where Will the Money to Rebuild Syria Come From? - The Atlantic

Where Will the Money to Rebuild Syria Come From? - The Atlantic

Theatlantic - 2019-03-15 12:11

Where Will the Money to Rebuild Syria Come From? - The Atlantic - Theatlantic

Ministry of Peshmerga distributes its first normalized salary in full, without savings

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2019-03-16 18:05
Media Center, Ministry of Peshmerga After last Friday’s decision by the KRG Council of Minister to retract the saving salaries legislation, salaries will be normalized and paid in full from this month onward. The new decision was shared to the public by ...

Political calculations to predict the end of the Sulaymaniyah airport closure

Frederike Geerdink - 2019-03-14 10:21
Will the airport of Sulaymaniyah, in the Kurdistan Region in Iraq, re-open later this January? The rumours have started. A re-opening would end a fifteen-month air siege imposed on the city by Turkey, and revive the Sulaymaniyah area’s damaged economy. Th ...

How Terrorist Groups Learn: Implications for al-Qaeda

Foreign Policy Research Institute - 2019-03-14 06:06
With the Islamic State (IS) losing the last of its territory, the global jihadist movement is now entering a new phase. The question on the minds of many is whether al-Qaeda will be able to capitalize upon the moment and reclaim the dominant position as t ...

Women’s institutions in Northern and Eastern Syria come together

ANF - 2019-03-14 00:23
Women’s institutions in Northern and Eastern Syria are coming together to hold a meeting with the motto, “Build the free and democratic society with the unity of free women”. ...

Aid organizations appeal for funds to help Syria

Rûdaw - 2019-03-13 23:07
Aid organizations appealed on Tuesday for funds to help Syria recover from an eight-year war that has driven almost six million people out of the country, as donors from nearly 85 countries readied for a pledging conference in Brussels that starts Thursda ...

KRG to Amnesty International: Detainees from Sheladize Protest Released

BAS News - 2019-03-13 12:28
ERBIL — The Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) has responded to a recent report by the Amnesty International which criticized the Kurdish authorities for detaining several people for taking part in a protest in January in Sheladize which turned violent ...

'Bee King' of Rojava: One man's mission to save Syria's endangered bees

Rûdaw - 2019-03-12 21:52
Al-Arab hopes local farmers will get on board so #bees can thrive again in Syria ...

Turkey's Gaziantep, Diyarbakir to Start Direct Flights to Erbil Soon

BAS News - 2019-03-12 21:16
ERBIL - Turkey has decided to start direct flights from the cities of Gaziantep and Diyarbakir to the Kurdistan Region's capital Erbil in the near future. According to a statement by Anadolujet airline, preparations are being made for the first flight wh ...

Islamic State group calls on followers to avenge Syria siege

Seattle Times - 2019-03-12 11:38
BAGHOUZ, Syria (AP) — Besieged by U.S.-backed forces in their last foothold in eastern Syria, Islamic State militants are calling on supporters across the world to stage attacks in their defense, according to a newly released audio recording. The recordi ...

Chelsea v Wolves: Predicted Lineups – Premier League Predicted Lineups and Chelsea,

Waar Media - 2019-03-09 09:46
WAAR_DUHOK Chelsea will be aiming to exact revenge from Wolverhampton Wanderers when they play hosts to the newly-promoted side on Sunday at Stamford Bridge. A win here would not just enhance their top 4 ambitions, but also be their fourth win on the tro ...

Surrendering ISIS members want to return to “brother” Erdogan

ANF - 2019-03-06 14:46
Many ISIS members who surrendered to the SDF in Baxoz come from Turkic republics. They came to Syria over Turkey, and they want to return there. When asked why, they say “They are our brothers”. ...

Digital archive on show in Berlin hopes to help rebuild Syria

Rûdaw - 2019-02-28 18:30
"The museum already sent a file last year to UNESCO" ...

Russia and Syria tell U.S. forces to leave Syria: joint statement

E-Kurd - 2019-02-27 15:48
MOSCOW,— Russia and Syria issued a joint statement on Wednesday calling on U.S. forces to leave Syria and to allow people inside a refugee camp in the southeast of the country to be evacuated by Russian and Syrian forces. The statement, released by Russi ...

Yazidi House: We will get Yazidi children to Shengal Council

ANF - 2019-02-25 15:39
Cizire Region Yazidi House Council Member Mehmud Resho said they have received the 11 Yazidi children rescued from ISIS gangs and that the children will be taken to the Shengal Council. ...

Netanyahu-Putin Meeting to Focus on Iran, Syria

BAS News - 2019-02-24 15:15
ERBIL — Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin are set to meet next week to discuss Syria and Iran. RIA news agency cited a Kremlin spokesman on Sunday as saying that the two leaders will meet next Wednesday ...

Iraq’s religions working together to rebuild a church Daesh destroyed

The Global Coalition - 2019-02-21 20:18
Um Mashora, Iraq's oldest Church is being restored to symbolise the countries acceptance of all religions and to invite Christian refugees back to the country. Article Iraq’s religions working together to rebuild a church Daesh destroyed Appeared first o ...

The Kurd who refuses to let Daesh damage Arab, Kurdish relations

The Global Coalition - 2019-02-20 13:24
Ghailani is hopeful that his fellow Raqqawi's will return to Raqqa in Syria and relations between different races will return back to normal. Article The Kurd who refuses to let Daesh damage Arab, Kurdish relations Appeared first on The Global Coalition ...

Donald Trump Demands European Allies Take Back 800 Captured ISIS Fighters or "We Will Be Forced to Release Them"

Newsweek - 2019-02-17 17:45
U.S.-backed Kurdish forces are poised to seize control of the remaining ISIS stronghold in Syria. ...

Trump Calls on European Allies to Repatriate IS Members from Syria

BAS News - 2019-02-17 09:17
ERBIL — US President Donald Trump urged his country’s European allies, including the UK, France and Germany, to take back the hundreds of Islamic State (IS) jihadists captured in Syria. “The United States is asking Britain, France, Germany and other Euro ...