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

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

The Management of “Feeding a Fasting Person” Program in Tabqa Distributes 200 Food Baskets Everyday

SDF Press - 2019-05-11 22:08
Tabqa– For nine consecutive year the program of “Feeding a Fasting person” which is organized by volunteers in Tabqa city continues to provide food baskets consisting of (vegetables, fruits, milk, dates and meat) for the residents. The program covers 1,20 ...

US Launches $5 Million Airport Security Program in Iraq

BAS News - 2019-05-02 20:13
ERBIL - As an initiative by Washington, officials from the US Embassy in Baghdad and Iraq Civil Aviation Authority (ICAA), have announced the launch of a $5 million airport security program in Iraq. According to a statement by the US Consulate General in ...

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 ...

Final declaration of the 1st Mesopotamia Water Forum in Sulaimani

ANF - 2019-04-17 12:12
The Mesopotamian Water Forum is an alternative civil society forum for water, an open space to give voice to those who are marginalized and excluded from the discussion about water management in the Mesopotamian region. ...

The Improbable Rise and Uncertain Future of Syria’s Kurds - The American Interest

The American Interest - 2019-04-15 18:56

Lionel Messi news: Barcelona captain has the most Man of the Match awards this season

Waar Media - 2019-04-15 13:31
WAAR_DUHOK Barcelona captain Lionel Messi boasts to be the player with the most Man Of The Match awards in Europe’s top five leagues this season. The statistic hardly comes as a surprise as the 31-year-old is enjoying one of his best seasons, with a tota ...

Baghdad-appointed Governor of Kirkuk Thanks PUK for Releasing Dozens of Terror Convicts

BAS News - 2019-04-14 15:28
ERBIL — The Baghdad-appointed governor of Kirkuk, Rakan al-Jabouri, on Sunday thanked the leading members of the Patriotic Union of Kurdistan (PUK) for releasing a group of terror convicts, whom are referred to by Jabouri as “detainees”.Earlier this week ...

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, ...

PUK Releases Dozens of Terror Convicts in a Backroom Deal

BAS News - 2019-04-11 19:33
ERBIL - The Patriotic Union of Kurdistan (PUK) has released dozens of terror convicts in a backroom deal with the Sunni Arab figures in the disputed province of Kirkuk, a source familiar with the issue revealed to BasNews on Thursday. In an exclusive sta ...

Press conferfence in CoE: Imrali is the Guantanamo of Europe

ANF - 2019-04-11 15:40
HDP’s Feleknas Uca and Fayik Yagizay, accompanied by lawyer Rezan Sarica, held a press conference in the CoE on the hunger strikes, calling the Imrali Prison “the Guantanamo Bay of Europe” and urging European institutions to take action. ...

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 ...

Erbil Security Denies Rumor of Bomb Blast

BAS News - 2019-04-09 15:46
ERBIL — Erbil Directorate of Security Affairs refuted the reports claiming that a bomb exploded on a main road in Erbil. Earlier the day, rumors spread across the capital city of Kurdistan Region claiming that the security forces had cordoned off an area ...

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 ...

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 ...