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Iraq receives six F-16 fighter jets from U.S.: ministry

Iraq receives six F-16 fighter jets from U.S.: ministry

E-Kurd - 2019-04-07 21:26
BAGHDAD,— Iraq has received a new batch of F-16 fighter jets from the U.S., the Defense Ministry said on Saturday. Iraqi Ministry of Defense said in a brief statement on Twitter that six F-16 jets landed in Balad Airbase, northern Baghdad. The arrival of ...
Iraq receives six F-16 fighter jets from U.S.: ministry - E-Kurd

Iraq Receives Final Batch of F-16s

BAS News - 2019-05-03 19:04
ERBIL - Iraq said on Friday that it has received the final batch of F-16 jets from the US. As part of a previous agreement between the two countries, Iraq received the five F-16 Fighting Falcons during a ceremony at Balad Air Base, north of capital Baghd ...

Iraqi court sentences four to death for joining Islamic State

E-Kurd - 2019-04-21 20:59
BAGHDAD,— An Iraqi court has sentenced four people to death by hanging for belonging to the Islamic State militant group and committing terrorist crimes in Iraq and Syria, a judiciary statement said on Sunday. The four men, wanted by Iraqi authorities, w ...

Sadr Slams Persisting “Baathist Method” in Iraq’s State Institutions

BAS News - 2019-04-18 16:07
ERBIL — Influential Iraqi Shi’ite cleric and the leader of Sairoon parliamentary bloc, Muqtada al-Sadr, has fiercely criticized corruption and “Baathist method” in the state institutions across Iraq. Sadr wrote on Twitter that bribery in state institutio ...

US wants Egypt ‘on board’ with Palestinian issue: US professor

Rûdaw - 2019-04-13 00:21
What does the US think about Cairo buying Sukhoi Su-35 fighter jets from Russia? ...

EU grants UK Brexit extension until Oct. 31

Waar Media - 2019-04-11 12:19
WAAR_DUHOK Leaders of the European Union agreed late Wednesday to grant an extension to the U.K. on Brexit up to the end of October with a review in June. European Council President Donald Tusk said on Twitter that the EU’s 27 member states and the UK re ...

No F-35 for Turkey if It Buys S-400s: Top US Lawmakers

BAS News - 2019-04-09 23:28
ERBIL - Turkey will be prevented from purchasing the US F-35 fighter jets while it will be sanctioned if it buys Russia's S-400 missile defense system, top US lawmakers warned on Tuesday. If Turkey accepts the S-400, "no F-35s will ever reach the Turkish ...

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 ...

Iraq Receives Another Batch of F-16s

BAS News - 2019-04-08 11:08
ERBIL — Iraq announced on Sunday that it has received another batch of F-16 Fighting Falcons from the US. The delivery was made up of six new jet that will join Iraq’s airpower to bring the total number to 27, Yahya Rasoul, the spokesperson for Iraqi Sec ...

Iraqi Air Force receives another 6 F-16 fighter jets

Rûdaw - 2019-04-08 01:23

شەش فڕۆكەی F-16ی ئەمریكی گەیشتە عێراق

BAS News - 2019-04-07 19:35
ئەمڕۆ یەكشەممە وەزارەتی بەرگریی عێراق رایگەیاند كە شەش فڕۆكەی جەنگیی جۆری F-16یان لە لایەن ئەمریكاوە رادەست كراوە. بەپێی راگەیەندراوێكی وەزارەتی بەرگریی عێراق، فڕۆكەكان گەیشتوونەتە بنکەی ئاسمانی بەلەد لە بەغدا. عێراق و ئەمریكا لە ساڵی 2011دا گرێبەستی كڕی ...

Iran’s Khamenei urges Iraq to force out U.S. troops ‘as soon as possible’

E-Kurd - 2019-04-07 15:37
TEHRAN,— Iran’s top leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei urged Iraq on Saturday to demand U.S. troops leave “as soon as possible”, during a visit by Iraqi Prime Minister Adel Abdul Mahdi that showed off Tehran’s strong influence in Baghdad despite U.S. pressure ...

Irak, ABD'den altı adet F-16 aldı

Rûdaw - 2019-04-07 12:00
Irak ve ABD arasında 2011'de 36 F-16 savaş uçağı alımı konusunda anlaşma yapmıştı ...

Irak altı F-16 uçağı daha aldı

BAS News - 2019-04-07 09:43
BasNews – Irak hükümeti, Washington ile Bağdat arasında varılan anlaşma sonucu 6 adet F-16 savaş uçağı daha satın aldı. Irak Savunma Bakanlığı, ABD'den altı F-16 savaş uçağını teslim aldıklarını açıkladı. Irak Savunma Bakanlığı'ndan yapılan yazılı açıkla ...

Mike Pompeo'dan Türkiye'ye Fırat'ın Doğusu uyarısı

KRDnews - 2019-04-04 08:51
Mike Pompeo'dan Türkiye'ye Fırat'ın Doğusu uyarısı Dilovan Kurtay 04/04/2019, Per - 09:27 ...

US suspends F-35 deliveries to Turkey over S-400

Waar Media - 2019-04-02 14:11
WAAR_DUHOK The U.S. announced Monday that it has suspended “deliveries and activities” related to Turkey’s procurement of the F-35 fifth-generation stealth fighter jet over Ankara’s plans to buy Russia’s S-400 surface-to-air missile system. “We very much ...

HDP candidate: We will win Muş

ANF - 2019-04-01 08:02
HDP Muş co-mayor candidate Sırrı Sakık, shared on twitter that there were irregularity in the counting. ...

Iraq orders arrest of former Nineveh governor after deadly ferry sinking

E-Kurd - 2019-03-27 15:41
MOSUL, Iraq,— Iraq has issued a warrant for the arrest of the former governor of Nineveh on corruption charges after at least 90 people were killed in a ferry accident in the provincial capital Mosul, two court officials said on Wednesday. The warrant al ...

Shi’ite Commander Says US Embassy Nurturing New Generation of IS in Iraq

BAS News - 2019-03-09 12:30
ERBIL — The commander of pro-Iranian Shi’ite militia group of Asaib Ahl al-Haq has accused the US embassy in Baghdad of preparing a new generation of Islamic State (IS) in the country. Qais Khazali, commander of the paramilitary group, said during a spee ...

Salaries in Iraqi Kurdistan will be paid ‘in full’, Nechirvan Barzani says

E-Kurd - 2019-03-08 22:50
HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— Iraqi Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) Prime Minister Nechirvan Barzani announced Friday that the salary withholding system would end as of this month and that salaries would be paid in full from now on. “Today’ ...