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Iraq Considers Purchase of Russia's S-400s: Former Lawmaker

Iraq Considers Purchase of Russia's S-400s: Former Lawmaker

BAS News - 2019-05-04 20:52
ERBIL - A former member of the Iraqi Parliament has revealed that Baghdad is in talks with Moscow to purchase the S-400 missiles defense system. Talking to RT on Saturday, Hakim al-Zamly, the former head of the parliament's security and defense committee ...
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Russia's Delivery of S-400 Might be Delayed: Turkish Minister

BAS News - 2019-05-28 23:17
ERBIL - Despite the fact that Turkey has been determined to purchase the Russia's S-400 missile defense system, the process might be delayed, Defense Minister Hulusi Akar has revealed. The Turkish minister made the comments in a statement to Haberturk te ...

Iraq Considers Attack on Green Zone an Attempt to Trigger US-Iran War

BAS News - 2019-05-21 01:11
ERBIL - Iraq has said that it views the Sunday's rocket attack in the Green Zone where the US embassy and several other foreign diplomatic buildings are located as an attempt to trigger a war between the US and Iran. The comments were made by the spokesp ...

Iraq Postpones Resumption of Flights to Syria

BAS News - 2019-05-19 21:54
ERBIL - Iraq has postponed the resumption of direct flights to neighboring Syria, while it previously announced that it would resume flights on Saturday. Earlier on Saturday, Damascus said that it had been informed of Iraqi Airway's decision of delaying ...

Iraqi Parliament Seeks Clarifications on Baghdad's Attempt to Buy S-400

BAS News - 2019-05-06 22:54
ERBIL - The Iraqi Council of Representatives has contacted the government for clarifications on Baghdad's alleged attempts to purchase Russia's S-400 missile defense system, a lawmaker revealed on Monday. Talking to Sputnik, MP Fatih Younis, a member of ...

Could a cell phone game detect who is at risk of Alzheimer’s?

Waar Media - 2019-05-06 13:02
WAAR_DUHOK Another person develops Alzheimer’s diseaseevery 3 seconds, according to Alzheimer’s Disease International. The number of people living with this most common form of dementiacurrently stands at around 50 million. By 2050, experts expect this f ...

IRGC’s Bad Record in Syria and Iraq

E-Kurd - 2019-05-06 06:04
Bahauddin Foizee | Exclusive to Ekurd.net Given that Iran’s leaders always try to portray themselves as the symbol of moral values, many in Iran and elsewhere expected them to act – or at least speak – against the heinous activities of Syria’s Bashar-al- ...

Can Iraq Get Out of the Storm’s Heart?

E-Kurd - 2019-05-03 01:26
Dr. Diyari Salih | Exclusive to Ekurd.net A few days ago, Trump administration issued a resolution that emphasized the classification of Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC), which has been considered the most important security and military pillar i ...

Saqezi Kolbar's body was found after a three-month in heights of Baneh's border

Kurdpa - 2019-05-03 00:42
Kurdpa Agency: The body of a Kurdish Kolbar from Saqez, which was disappeared three months ago in pursuit of the government military in the Baneh's heights, was found. ...

Iraq Considers Creation of Detention Camp for Repatriated IS Detainees

BAS News - 2019-05-02 20:13
ERBIL - Iraqi officials are reportedly making efforts to establish a special camp for 30,000 Iraqis who were captured by the US-backed Kurdish forces in eastern Syria in March. Officials in Iraq have had many discussions with the Kurdish-led Syrian Democ ...

Iraq signs deal with Germany’s Siemens to upgrade electricity infrastructure

E-Kurd - 2019-04-30 19:47
BERLIN,— German engineering group Siemens on Tuesday signed a roadmap agreement with Iraq’s Minister of Electricity Luay al-Khateeb to upgrade Iraq’s electricity infrastructure. Iraq’s government had said on Monday it would “cooperate” with Siemens in a ...

Turkey Seeks Working Group on S-400s

BAS News - 2019-04-29 23:00
ERBIL - Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan held a phone call with US counterpart Donald Trump on Monday for talks on a proposal for a working group on Russia's S-400 missile defense system, the Turkish presidency said in a press release. "Our Honorab ...

Liverpool News: Mohamed Salah Reacts To Virgil Van Dijk’s PFA Player Of The Year win

Waar Media - 2019-04-29 14:29
WAAR_DUHOK Dutch star, Van Dijk, has played a pivotal role for Liverpool this campaign, as he remains an asset at the heart of Liverpool’s rearguard. Thanks to his exploits, The Reds have conceded the least number of goals in the Premier League this seas ...

Ministry of Peshmerga’s High Commission meets with Directorate of Reform and Coalition partners

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2019-04-29 11:21
Media Center, Ministry of Peshmerga On April 28, 2019, the Ministry of Peshmerga’s High Commission, consisting of Sarbast Lazgin (Deputy Minister of Peshmerga), Jabbar Yawar (Peshmerga Sec-General), Lieutenant General Jamal Mohammad (Peshmerga Chief-of-S ...

President Erdogan due to visit Iraq towards end of year

Waar Media - 2019-04-28 23:44
WAAR_DUHOK President Recep Tayyip Erdogan is due to visit Iraq towards end of this year, Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said Sunday. “President Erdogan will visit Iraq to hold 4th High-Level Strategic Cooperation Council meeting towards end of this ye ...

Japan Seeks To Use US Air Base During 2020 Olympics

Waar Media - 2019-04-20 14:42
WAAR_DUHOK Japan is in talks with Washington to use a U.S. airbase during 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games in the capital Tokyo, local media reported on Friday. “The [Japanese] government has asked Washington to open the U.S. Air Force base’s runway to ...

Egypt To Hold Constitutional Referendum on Saturday

Waar Media - 2019-04-18 11:39
WAAR_DUHOK Egypt on Saturday will hold a referendum on a proposed constitutional change that would — if approved — allow President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi to remain in power for 11 more years. At a Wednesday news conference, Lashin Ibrahim, head of Egypt’s ...

Russia prioritizes Turkey over Rojava in talks with Damascus - report

Rûdaw - 2019-04-13 00:21
“Russia is still claiming that it is working on that initiative but to no avail ...

Turkey's Erdogan to discuss possible operation in Syria with Putin

Kathimerini - 2019-04-08 17:51
, Russia's RIA news agency reported. Erdogan has vowed to crush US-backed Kurdish fighters east..., Washington's main Muslim ally within NATO, considers Syria's YPG Kurdish militia an enemy and has already ...

Erdogan to Visit Moscow to Discuss S-400s Deal with Putin

BAS News - 2019-04-07 23:08
ERBIL - Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan is scheduled to visit Moscow on Monday for talks with his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin on the controversial deal of S-400 missile defense system. The expected visit comes while Ankara's determination o ...