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While we were Brexiting, this is what happened around the world: Experts warn Britain has failed to maintain global vision during tortuous EU departure - Sunday Post

While we were Brexiting, this is what happened around the world: Experts warn Britain has failed to maintain global vision during tortuous EU departure - Sunday Post

Sundaypost - 2019-04-07 12:05

While we were Brexiting, this is what happened around the world: Experts warn Britain has failed to maintain global vision during tortuous EU departure - Sunday Post - Sundaypost

This Is What Ramadan Looks Like Around The World

Waar Media - 2019-05-06 18:36
WAAR_DUHOK Istanbul. Credits: Omar Chatriwala |Doha. Brunei. Saudi Arabia. Hyderabad, India. Madhya Pradesh, India. Cairo, Egypt. Istanbul. Qatar. Bangladesh. Sudan. India. India. Qatar. Ankara. Saudi Arabia. Qatar. Kuwait. The post This Is What Ramadan ...

Why is David de Gea playing for Man United this weekend?

Waar Media - 2019-05-04 20:22
WAAR_DUHOK David de Gea is set to see out the season as Manchester United’s first-choice goalkeeper despite a string of uncharacteristic errors that could cost the club a Champions League berth. The Spain international has failed to recapture his best fo ...

Afghanistan war: This is the human cost

BBC - 2019-04-27 02:15
Tens of thousands of Afghan soldiers have been killed and injured in the past four years. This is their story. ...

Top 10 Best Movies in the Fantasy Genre

Waar Media - 2019-04-13 15:11
WAAR_DUHOK 1. Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus, 2009 The world of fabulous beauty and unusual phenomena, where Dr. Parnassus stages his fantastic performances traveling around the world, in which it is possible to go through the magic mirror and find your ...

IS Attacks Local Fighters in Western Iraq, Kills One

BAS News - 2019-04-10 13:04
ERBIL — Islamic State (IS) militants overnight Tuesday attacked the local Sunni Arab fighters in Iraq’s western province of Anbar, local security sources confirmed. The targeted forces were a Sunni Arab fighters affiliated with the Shi’ite militias of Ha ...

New Batch of Russian T-90 Tanks Delivered to Iraq

BAS News - 2019-04-09 15:01
ERBIL — The Iraqi government announced on Tuesday that it has received another batch of T-90 battle tanks from Russia. This was the fourth shipment of the T-90s that Russia has delivered to the defense ministry of Iraq, according to Maj. Gen. Walid Khali ...

Raqqa: Six People Arrested over Alleged Involvement in IS Activities

BAS News - 2019-04-08 21:27
ERBIL - At least six people were arrested in the Syrian city of Raqqa on Sunday for alleged involvement in activities carried out by the Islamic State (IS) sleeper cells in the region. The arrests were made during an operation during the weekend by the R ...

YPJ International: We came to give our duty to build up free life

ANF - 2019-04-08 11:53
“Colourful diversity, not black uniformity, is, what brought us here. And in the end, we found, what we were looking for.” ...

Iraqi Man Kills his Three Sons in Bed

BAS News - 2019-04-07 13:46
ERBIL — A man in Iraq’s Diyala province killed three of his own sons while they were asleep. The crime reportedly happened on Sunday in Salam village of Diyala province, media reports revealed. The motive behind the crime was not immediately clear. It wa ...

Crisis Group Yemen Update #8

International Crisis Group - 2019-04-06 00:14
This is the eighth briefing note in Crisis Group’s Yemen Campaign. This week, we explain why ending the internal conflict in Taiz should be a priority step toward national-level peacebuilding efforts. ...

Amazing Benefits Of Watermelon

Waar Media - 2019-04-03 12:01
WAAR_DUHOK Watermelon is a fruit that grows on a vine-like flowering plant native to Southern Africa. It was cultivated in the Nile River Valley, in Egypt, and eventually in China, roughly 1,000 years ago. Now, watermelon is grown around the world, and i ...

Kurdistan Counter-Terror Clarifies on Saudi Children Rescued from IS

BAS News - 2019-04-02 17:30
ERBIL — Kurdistan Region’s Counter-Terror Unit issued a clarification on Thursday about the rescue and repatriation of two Saudi children who were taken into the Islamic State (IS) by their father. The clarification came after al-Arabiya news channel rep ...

Australia Won't Retrieve Three IS Orphans from Syria: PM

BAS News - 2019-04-01 21:11
ERBIL - Australia's Prime Minister Scott Morrison has refused to repatriate three Australian orphans who were reportedly found in a refugee camp in Syria, saying that he would not risk the lives of officials for this issue. Morrison's response to the sit ...

Where is the Islamic State group still active around the world?

BBC - 2019-03-27 01:34
Iraq and Syria continue to see the most IS attacks, but the group is active in many other countries. ...

SDF Declares Full Victory over IS in Baghouz

BAS News - 2019-03-23 08:58
ERBIL - The Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) officially announced on Saturday the full victory over the jihadist group of Islamic State (IS) in Syria as the Kurdish fighters had launched an operation to liberate the last militant group territor ...

The Iraqi journalist determined to prove to the world that being an IDP – internally displaced person – is not a cause for shame. And she knows – because she’s an IDP herself.

The Global Coalition - 2019-03-22 18:54
Sara Al Adnani, from Mosul, is a journalist, activist and head of women’s affairs at an NGO that helps Internally Displaced People (IDPs) Article The Iraqi journalist determined to prove to the world that being an IDP – internally displaced person – is n ...

What is Nowruz? Communities around the world celebrate the start of 1398 - The National

Thenational - 2019-03-22 12:38

KCK message for Qandil Newroz: This is the spring of freedom

ANF - 2019-03-21 14:30
KCK sent a message to the Newroz celebrations in Binare Qandil with thousands of attendants. The message said: “This is the spring of freedom.” ...

A Kurdish hunger striker in Wales says: 'We are ready to die for our freedom because what we have now, this is not life.' | The Canary

Thecanary - 2019-03-15 14:35

Let us pay tribute to the brave Kurdish women today!

E-Kurd - 2019-03-08 15:34
Shamm Shamayi Salih | Exclusive to Ekurd.net Today, March 8, is an important day for all female movements around the world. On the International Women’s Day, let us remember the ongoing struggles of Kurdish feminists. Let us remember that the Kurdish wom ...