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It Is Time to Dissolve Hashd al-Shaabi: Allawi

It Is Time to Dissolve Hashd al-Shaabi: Allawi

BAS News - 2019-04-14 16:04
ERBIL — Iraqi prominent Shi’ite politician and the president of Iraqi National Alliance, Ayad Allawi, has suggested that the time to dissolve the Shi’ite militias of Hashd al-Shaabi has came. Speaking on Radio Sawa, Allawi argued that Hashd al-Shaabi was ...
It Is Time to Dissolve Hashd al-Shaabi: Allawi - BAS News

Iraq's National Alliance Considers Stripping Halbusi of Membership

BAS News - 2019-05-13 21:43
ERBIL - The Iraqi National Alliance, also known as Wataniya, has decided to strip Mohammed al-Halbusi of his membership, a move which will also mean to remove him from the position of the Parliament Speaker. Wataniya Alliance, led by Ayad Allawi, said in ...

Iraqi Shi’ite Militias Deployed to Iran Kill Two Kurds

BAS News - 2019-05-01 14:20
ERBIL — Iraqi Shi’ite militias of Hashd al-Shaabi have reportedly killed two Kurdish men in northwest Iran, where they are stationed since last week. Hangaw Organization for Human Rights reported on 23rd April that around 60 militiamen of Hashd al-Shaabi ...

Iraq's Hikma Party to Join Opposition

BAS News - 2019-04-30 12:49
ERBIL — Iraqi Hikma party, led by Ammar al-Hakim, has said that it is willing to be an opposition in the next cabinet, a lawmaker confirmed on Tuesday. Hassan Fad'am, a representative for the Hikma party at the parliament, said in a statement to reporter ...

Shi'ite Militias Tax Foreign Oil Companies in Basra: Expert

BAS News - 2019-04-17 22:42
ERBIL - Certain Shi'ite militias have harassed the foreign oil companies in the Iraqi city of Basra by taxing them while the federal government keeps silent on the issue, an expert said on Wednesday. A petroleum engineer spoke to BasNews on condition of ...

Sadr Slams Hashd al-Shaabi Aid to Iran: Iraq Is Top Priority

Gulan Media - 2019-04-16 01:51

Sadr Slams Hashd al-Shaabi Aid to Iran: Iraq Is Top Priority

BAS News - 2019-04-15 14:49
ERBIL — Powerful Iraqi Shi’ite politician and the leader of Sairoon bloc at the parliament, Muqtada al-Sadr, has slammed Hashd al-Shaabi aid convoyed to the flood-affected areas in Iran, saying Iraqis were priority. Hashd al-Shaabi, which is known for it ...

Ex-Iraqi premier calls for disbanding Hashd al-Shaabi

Waar Media - 2019-04-15 13:31
WAAR_DUHOK Former Iraqi Prime Minister Iyad Allawi has called for disbanding the Hashd al-Shaabi, a largely Shia paramilitary force that provides support for government troops. “The mission of the Hashd al-Shaabi has ended after victory against the Daesh ...

Hashd al-Shaabi Strongly Rejects US' Designation of IRGC as Terrorist Organization

BAS News - 2019-04-13 20:17
ERBIL - Pro-Iranian Hashd al-Shaabi in Iraq has strongly rejected the US' decision of designating Iran's Islamic Revolutionary Guards Corp (IRGC) as a "terrorist organization". The Shi'ite militias reiterated their backing to the people of Iran and the I ...

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 ...

Clash between ISIS and Hashd al-Shaabi in Khanaqin

ANF - 2019-04-13 12:28
4 Hashd al-Shaabi members were wounded in a clash with ISIS in Khanaqin, southern Kurdistan. ...

IS Ambushes Hashd al-Shaabi in Khanaqin

BAS News - 2019-04-13 11:56
ERBIL - The jihadist group of Islamic State (IS) ambushed overnight on Friday the pro-Iranian Hashd al-Shaabi militias in the disputed Kurdish town of Khanaqin. Talking to BasNews, Abu Montarz, a Hashd al-Shaabi commander, confirmed that the militants ra ...

SDF Hands Over Another 200 IS Militants to Iraq

BAS News - 2019-04-12 19:48
ERBIL — The Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) on Friday sent over 200 Islamic State (IS) prisoners to the Iraqi authorities. An Iraqi security source confirmed that the Iraqi army’s 8th Division received the jihadists and transferred them to a m ...

Roadside Bomb Wounds Three Hashd al-Shaabi Militiamen in Babil

BAS News - 2019-04-10 23:48
ERBIL - A bomb explosion on Wednesday targeted the pro-Iranian Hashd al-Shaabi militias in the Iraqi city of Babil, resulting in the wounding of three militiamen. The incident took place in the district of al-Sakhar, northern Babil, where a roadside bomb ...

Nineveh: Former IS Lawyer Sentenced to Death

BAS News - 2019-04-07 21:48
ERBIL - A court in the Iraqi province of Nineveh sentenced on Sunday a former Islamic State (IS) lawyer to death, the Supreme Judicial Council of Iraq said in a statement. According to the press release, the death penalty was ordered by Iraq’s Nineveh Cr ...

Non-Military Means Needed Now to Eradicate IS: Allawi

BAS News - 2019-04-03 11:38
ERBIL — Iraqi politician and the leader of al-Wataniya Alliance, Ayad Allawi, said on Wednesday that the elimination of Islamic State (IS) now requires non-military means and strategies. The prominent politician made the remark with reference to the rece ...

TJK-E calls on people to join actions in Strasbourg and Berlin

ANF - 2019-03-31 10:08
“Today when the hunger strike has reached a critical level, support actions are crucial and must be organised everywhere. It is important to embrace this resistance which will surely win." ...

Iraqi Court Sentences IS Militant to Death

BAS News - 2019-03-27 21:39
ERBIL - An Iraqi court sentenced on Wednesday an Islamic State (IS) insurgent to death after finding the militant guilty of being involved in a terrorist attack in Diyala province. The death penalty was ordered by the Diyala Criminal Court after it was p ...

Abadi Hopes to Harm Relations Between Erbil and Baghdad: Barzani Headquarter

BAS News - 2019-03-26 15:27
ERBIL - Prominent Kurdish leader and former president of Kurdistan Region, Masoud Barzani, has criticized Haider al-Abadi over his recent remarks about Kurdistan Region, Peshmerga forces and Kirkuk, saying that Abadi hopes to damage the relations between ...

Prisoner on hunger strike in Gebze: This is a matter of honor

ANF - 2019-03-23 16:48
Today is the 85th day of our action. I didn't mention our health condition. I have consciously avoided to mention our health condition because it is linked to developments. Let us meet in a free country, where we can freely talk, with hope and resistance… ...