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Three health centers which work for free opened in the western countryside of Raqa

Three health centers which work for free opened in the western countryside of Raqa

SDF Press - 2019-04-17 00:52
Raqa – The Health Committee of the civil council of Raqa opened three health centers in the western countryside of Raqa, in Abu Qubayeh, Kadiran and Qahtaniyah. A delegation from the health committee, the council of martyrs families, the office of handica ...
Three health centers which work for free opened in the western countryside of Raqa - SDF Press

Opening a central laboratory for analyzing water in Raqq city

SDF Press - 2019-05-16 01:21
Raqqa- the Civil Council of Raqqa opened a central laboratory for analyzing and treating water according to modern methods. It is the first laboratory which analyzes and purifies water in north Syria. The center focuses on collecting samples and analyzing ...

“We handled handovers for Turkish soldiers in Suleiman Shah”

ANF - 2019-05-10 16:38
ISIS amir Abu Hajir said they handled the handover ceremonies for Turkish soldiers during the year they had the Suleiman Shah Tomb under blockade in 2014. ...

The Ministry of culture visits the religious monuments in Tabqa

SDF Press - 2019-05-08 22:11
Tabqa – Today, a delegation from the Ministry Culture and Art in north and east of Syria visited the most important Islamic and Christian cultural monuments which are destroyed due to the war in Tabqa city. The visit comes within the framework of a group ...

Air Force carries out airstrike with F-35 for first time in combat

WarIsBoring - 2019-05-02 23:40
Chad Garland Stars and Stripes A pair of Air Force F-35A Lightning II aircraft carried out an airstrike on an Islamic State tunnel network in northern Iraq on Tuesday, marking the service’s first combat use of the aircraft, the military said. The strike b ...

A village from my country ….. “Abu Quba”

SDF Press - 2019-04-21 01:57
Raqqa- “Abu Quba village is located in the western countryside of Raqqa, it is 20 km far from Raqqa. The village has a high location overlooking the Euphrates River, which runs from the north. In the west there is a village called Barouda and in the east ...

Death sentences for three citizens on accused of "assisting in moharebeh by pulling a weapon in the public and terrifying the people

Kurdpa - 2019-04-19 13:21
Kurdpa Agency: The second branch of the Revolutionary Court of Urmia sentenced three people to death. ...

Three IS Hotbeds Destroyed in Diyala

BAS News - 2019-04-18 20:36
ERBIL - At least three hotbeds of the Islamic State (IS) jihadist group were destroyed in the Iraqi province of Diyala on Thursday. A security source told Baghdad Today that, apart from the three hideouts, a booby-trapped house was also destroyed during ...

Czech Republic Invites KRG to Open Representation Office in Prague

BAS News - 2019-04-15 14:03
ERBIL — A delegation from the government of Czech Republic visits Erbil to discuss closer ties and invite the Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) to open its representation office in Prague. Deputy Foreign Minister for Legal and Consular Affairs of Czech ...

Kurdish Security Chief, IICO Review Humanitarian Aid to IDPs in Kurdistan

BAS News - 2019-04-14 13:11
ERBIL — Chancellor of Kurdistan Region Security Council, Masrour Barzani, received on Sunday a delegation from the International Islamic Charitable Organization (IICO) to discuss the humanitarian aid to the IDPs and refugees sheltered in the Kurdistan Re ...

Another mass grave opened in Kocho village in Shengal

ANF - 2019-04-13 00:07
Mass graves of Yazidis who were massacred in the August 3, 2014 ISIS attacks in Shengal are being opened. ...

KDP, Turkmeneli Agree on Normalizing Kirkuk

BAS News - 2019-04-11 20:35
ERBIL - The Kurdistan Democratic Party (KDP) and the Turkmeneli Party have agreed to work jointly on normalizing the situation in the disputed province of Kirkuk, an official confirmed on Thursday. Delegates from the KDP met with the members of the Turkm ...

IS Logistic Man Arrested in Kala: Kurdish Security

BAS News - 2019-04-11 13:34
ERBIL — A man has been arrested in the Kurdish city of Kalar, south of Kurdistan Region, who was a member of the Islamic State (IS) and responsible for the group’s logistics in Kirkuk, security forces said. Head of press office at Garmiyan Directorate of ...

Flood Displaces 5,000 Families in South of Iraq

BAS News - 2019-04-11 11:09
ERBIL — Over 5,000 Iraqi families have been displaced in the southern province of Maysan as recent rainfalls caused flood. Deputy Governor Wa’eel Shar’e said the increasing water level in Kut Dam has forced authorities to open the gates, which results in ...

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 ...

Anbar: Separate Blasts Wound Two People

BAS News - 2019-04-10 21:54
ERBIL - At least two people were injured in the Iraqi province of Anbar on Wednesday as a result of separate bomb attacks in the city. According to a statement by the Security Media Cell, three explosive charges exploded in different areas of the distric ...

Iraqi President Calls For Reducing Mideast Tensions

Waar Media - 2019-04-10 12:35
WAAR_DUHOK Iraqi President Barham Salih called for reducing tensions in the Middle East while highlighting the importance of combating terrorism. Salih made the statements in a meeting Tuesday with Kenneth McKenzie, commander of the U.S. Central Command ...

Barzani and King Abdullah Meet in Amman

BAS News - 2019-04-07 14:43
ERBIL — Prominent Kurdish leader Masoud Barzani met on Sunday with King Abdullah II of Jordan while in Amman. Barzani was invited by King Abdullah to attend the World Economic Forum on the Middle East and North Africa. Accompanied by a delegation from Ku ...

Barzani Arrives in Amman

BAS News - 2019-04-05 19:39
ERBIL — Kurdish prominent leader and the president of Kurdistan Democratic Party (KDP), Masoud Barzani, arrived in Amman, the capital of Jordan, on Friday. Barzani, accompanied by a delegation from Kurdistan Region, will attend the World Economic Forum o ...

Syria’s Kurds hand three Russian Islamic State orphans to Moscow

E-Kurd - 2019-03-26 13:56
QAMISHLO, Syrian Kurdistan,— The Kurdish administration in Syrian Kurdistan (Rojava) in northeast Syria said Monday it handed over three Russian orphans to a delegation from Moscow who will transfer them back home. Kurdish foreign affairs official Abdel ...

The remarkable Iraqi 14-year old who survived occupation by Daesh and became a table tennis champion: meet Najla Imad

The Global Coalition - 2019-03-20 16:58
Najla Imad is 14 and from Diyala in Iraq. Despite her age, she is already a local, regional and provincial table tennis champion. Article The remarkable Iraqi 14-year old who survived occupation by Daesh and became a table tennis champion: meet Najla Ima ...