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CIS Students Organize a Seminar on State and

CIS Students Organize a Seminar on State and

The American University of Kurdistan - 2019-04-11 02:01
Duhok, Kurdistan Region of Iraq – April 9th, 2019- College of International Studies of the American University of Kurdistan organized a seminar for Kurdish prominent politician Mr. Ali Awni. Attended by the students of departments of international studies ...
CIS Students Organize a Seminar on State and - The American University of Kurdistan

AUK announces the completion of its first all-women Residence Hall

The American University of Kurdistan - 2019-04-30 02:00
Duhok, Kurdistan Region of Iraq – April 29th, 2019 – The American University of Kurdistan will open its new residence hall this fall providing on-campus housing for 215 women students. “We are excited to offer the young women of Kurdistan, Iraq, and the l ...

Final Whistle: Zakho Vs Peshmerge

The American University of Kurdistan - 2019-04-26 02:00
Duhok, Kurdistan Region of Iraq – April 24th, 2019 – The American University of Kurdistan concluded its spring 2019 soccer tournament with Peshmerga and Zakho fighting for the title. The final whistle of the 2019 AUK soccer tournament for spring season re ...

1st Shada Cultural Forum at AUK

The American University of Kurdistan - 2019-04-19 02:00
Duhok, Kurdistan Region of Iraq – April 18th, 2019 – The American University of Kurdistan hosted 1st Shada Cultural Forum, organized by the Directorate General of Culture and Youth in Duhok and Kania Spi organization in collaboration with AUK, and support ...

Iraq bans PUBG, Fortnite and Blue Whale online games

E-Kurd - 2019-04-17 21:01
BAGHDAD,— Iraqi Parliament has banned a broad category of online video games, including PUBG mobile, Fortnite, Blue Whale, and similar online video games in a unanimous vote on Wednesday. During a session on Wednesday, the parliament voted to ban online ...

The American University of Kurdistan Launches Microsoft Imagine Academy to Help Equip Students with 21st Century Skills for Success

The American University of Kurdistan - 2019-04-16 02:00
Duhok, Kurdistan Region of Iraq – April 15th, 2019 – The American University of Kurdistan announces the launch of the Microsoft Imagine Academy program in its newly established Professional Learning Center to provide students with real-world technology sk ...

A seminar was given in Arisha town about the role of women during the previous stage.

SDF Press - 2019-04-15 23:14
Hasaka – Under the name “The role of women in the previous stage” The Women’s office of Syrian Democratic Council organized a cultural seminar in Arisha town, which is located south of Hasaka province. They organized such a seminar in order to talk about ...

MIT working to organize ISIS again

ANF - 2019-04-15 13:31
The Turkish state is working to organize ISIS again in Syria and in Turkey, as well as using ISIS as paramilitary forces,combining the gangs with state forces. ...

AUK’s FIRST Robotics Competition “RoboWar”

The American University of Kurdistan - 2019-04-12 02:00
Duhok, Kurdistan Region of Iraq – April 9th, 2019 – Department of Electronic and Telecommunications Engineering held AUK’s first ever RoboWar, an inspiring competition which combines the excitement of sport with science and technology. Under strict rules, ...

Kurdistan Parliament Postpones Session on Presidency Law

BAS News - 2019-04-10 15:21
ERBIL — Kurdistan Region Parliament postponed a session on Wednesday which was set to discuss and vote on an amendment to the Presidency Law. MP Zana Mala Khalid told BasNews that the Legal Committee requested the postponement as their report on the amen ...

Oil Prices On Rise With Libya Tensions & Supply Cuts

Waar Media - 2019-04-10 12:35
WAAR_DUHOK Crude oil prices opened higher Wednesday with ongoing tensions in Libya, and with sanctions on Iran and Venezuela hindering secure supply, however, a weaker global growth expectation could keep some cap on rising prices. International benchmar ...

A drawing exhibition at Ali bin Abi Talib school

SDF Press - 2019-04-09 06:25
In collaboration with the Ali Bin Abi Talib School, (Wefaq) association organized drawing and handicrafts exhibition that reflect the different ideas, guided by their determination and will. However, The exhibition was attended by the students’ families a ...

AUK kicks-off its fourth Soccer Tournament

The American University of Kurdistan - 2019-04-09 02:00
Duhok, Kurdistan Region of Iraq – April 7th, 2019 – The Fourth Soccer Championship tournament was kicked off by AUK’s Student Government, where seven teams battle for the title of champion. As a part of its outreach program Dara Company, the official spon ...

Iran Labels US Military as a "Terrorist Organization": Report

BAS News - 2019-04-08 18:57
ERBIL - Iran has labeled the US military as a "terrorist organization", state media said, adding that Tehran also accused Washington of supporting terrorism. The announcement was made by Iran's Supreme Security Council on Monday shortly after US Presiden ...

Zehra Doğan'a Index on Censorship’in İfade Özgürlüğü Ödülü verildi

BAS News - 2019-04-05 12:57
BasNews - Gazeteci resam Zehra Doğan, Index on Censorship’in İfade Özgürlüğü Ödülü verildi. Uluslararası ifade özgürlüğü kuruluşu olan Index on Censorship’in, sansüre karşı sanat, kampanya, dijital aktivizm ve gazetecilik alanında mücadele edenleri onurl ...

Iraqi Federal court delays hearing on Kurdistan’s illegal oil exports again

E-Kurd - 2019-04-05 11:06
BAGHDAD,— The Federal Supreme Court decided on Thursday to postpone a hearing on an appeal filed by the federal Ministry of Oil about the illegality of the Kurdistan Region’s independent extraction and exportation of crude oil. Spokesperson for the court ...

Dangerous IS Woman Captured in Syria

BAS News - 2019-04-04 22:59
ERBIL - A dangerous Islamic State (IS) woman has been captured in Syria by a special US intelligence team cooperatively with the leaders of the Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF), an Iraqi security source revealed on Thursday. The US team was abl ...

Saudi Arabia gives Iraq $1 billion grant: state TV citing minister

E-Kurd - 2019-04-04 18:28
RIYADH,— Saudi Arabia’s King Salman will provide Iraq $1 billion to build a sports city, state television said on Wednesday, the start of two-day visit to Iraq by high-level Saudi officials aimed at boosting ties. Riyadh has been wooing Baghdad as part o ...

Former US Diplomat Discuss the Future of Middle East at AUK

The American University of Kurdistan - 2019-04-04 02:00
Duhok, Kurdistan Region of Iraq – April 2nd, 2019- President of the Middle East Broadcasting Networks (MBN) and former US diplomat, Ambassador Alberto Fernandez paid a visit to The American University of Kurdistan to present a lecture titled, ‘’Back to fu ...

The murder of a woman in Norway by her ex-husband.

Roji Kurd - 2019-04-03 00:02
A young Iranian Kurdish woman in the country of Norway was murdered by her former husband’s. On 1th April 2019, a young woman with name”Soheila Gogani”from Naghadeh city was murdered by her ex-husband in Strømmen city,Norway,Kurdistan Human Right Organiza ...

Barcelona Transfer News: Barca Eyeing a Move For Premier League Star As a Replacement for Luis Suarez

Waar Media - 2019-03-27 15:23
WAAR_DUHOK According to a report from ESPN, Barcelona is eyeing a move for Manchester United star, Marcus Rashford, and the Catalan giants are confident of securing his services this summer. Rashford has racked up 9 goals and 7 assists for Manchester Uni ...