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Top Ranked 8 New Shows From The Last Few Years

Top Ranked 8 New Shows From The Last Few Years

Waar Media - 2019-05-25 13:07
WAAR_DUHOK Better Call Saul Spinoffs rarely end up good but Better Call Saul does right what most other spinoffs do wrong. It gives subtle nudges and winks to its existence within the Breaking Bad “universe”, but it never tries to copy its parent show. I ...
Top Ranked 8 New Shows From The Last Few Years - Waar Media

Ahmet Türk: We won’t watch from the sidelines, we will intervene

ANF - 2019-06-21 16:07
Mardin Co-mayor Ahmet Türk announced that they stand with democracy in the Istanbul elections. Türk said they are monitoring the process closely and that they “won’t watch from the sidelines” and that they “will intervene”. ...

KRG Deputy Prime Minister met with a Military Delegation from the United States

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2019-06-19 19:27
Media Center, Ministry of Peshmerga Qubad Talabani, KRG Deputy Prime Minister, received a military delegation from the United States, led by General Gregory and Steven Fagin, U.S. Consul General in Erbil. During the meeting, both sides discussed the figh ...

US to deploy extra troops amid growing tension with Iran

BBC - 2019-06-18 02:06
The US releases new images from the Gulf of Oman tanker attacks and is sending 1,000 more troops. ...

The new president assigns pleased Masrour Barzani to form the Kurdistan Regional Government

Waar Media - 2019-06-12 20:05
WAAR_DUHOK Kurdistan Region President Nezhirvan Barzani, issued a decree to Masrour Barzani in order form the new government cabinet. The commissioning follows the inauguration of Nezhirvan Barzani on the first day of the presidency of the Kurdistan Regi ...

The ceremony for swearing-in of Nechirvan Barzani as the new President of the Kurdistan Region

KRG-Spain - 2019-06-11 00:01
The Kurdistan Parliament today conducted a special ceremony for the swearing-in of Nechirvan Barzani as the new President of the Kurdistan Region. Nechirvan Barzani delivered a first speech to all the participants, from Iraq and abroad, as president of Ku ...

7 Outstanding Discoveries from the Edge of Existence

Waar Media - 2019-06-09 21:11
WAAR_DUHOK The evolution of science and technology has had a significant impact on the astronomical observations of humans. In the last few decades, humanity has explored a number of surprising events and places in different parts of our universe. Scient ...

Rare Photos of Egypt from the 1870s

Waar Media - 2019-06-06 20:19
WAAR_DUHOK The post Rare Photos of Egypt from the 1870s appeared first on WAARmedia. ...

Iraq Sentences Last Two French IS Militants to Death

BAS News - 2019-06-03 17:42
ERBIL — A court in Iraq’s capital Baghdad sentenced the last two Frenchmen to death for their membership in Islamic State (IS). Bilel Kabaoui, 32, and Mourad Delhomme, 41, are the last two French jihadists from the group of 11 whom the Syrian Democratic ...

PUK Security Releases New Generation Movement Leader

BAS News - 2019-05-30 13:23
ERBIL — Security forces affiliated with the Patriotic Union of Kurdistan (PUK) released the leader of New Generation Movement, Shaswar Abdulwahid. According to the information obtained by BasNews, the security forces also released all detainees from the ...

KRG Introduces New Project for Yezidi Children

BAS News - 2019-05-29 12:05
ERBIL — The Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) is working on a new project that helps rehabilitation of the Yezidi children who survived Islamic State (IS) brutality. The project mainly includes the Yezidi children who were liberated from the extremist ...

A Kurdish prisoner was released from execution

Kurdpa - 2019-05-24 12:59
Kurdpa Agency: A Kurdish prisoner from the city of Marivan was released from death with the consent of avengers of blood. ...

Action in support of the hunger strike resistance in Delémont

ANF - 2019-05-23 14:22
Actvists moved from the central train station in Delémont, in the Jura canton, and underlined the critical phase of the hunger strikers. ...

670 bodies recovered from the largest mass grave in Raqqa

ANF - 2019-05-22 12:27
From the mass grave discovered in January in a suburb of the northern Syrian city of Raqqa, the remains of another 670 ISIS victims have been recovered. The bodies of some missing foreigners are suspected to be in the mass grave. ...

These ‘Before and After’ pictures show that – very slowly – some parts of Iraq liberated from Daesh are rising from the ashes

The Global Coalition - 2019-05-21 06:18
Daesh inflicted devastating damage across the territory it once held in Iraq, leaving residents unable to move around because of the shattered infrastructure; without the ability to access government services or enjoy any art or culture. This was of cour ...

Returning from the Land of Jihad: The Fate of Women Associated with Boko Haram

International Crisis Group - 2019-05-21 01:52
Women are streaming home from Boko Haram’s domain in north-eastern Nigeria, some having escaped captivity and others having left jihadist husbands behind. The state should safeguard these women from abuse, so that they stay in government-held areas and e ...

FARC Santrich release and re-arrest a new blow to peace

ANF - 2019-05-19 11:30
People's Alternative Revolutionary Force (FARC) executive and former guerrilla commander Jesus Santrich (Seuxis Paucias Hernandez Solarte) has been re-arrested by Colombia's ESMAD forces two minutes after being released from the La Picota prison in Bogot ...

Trump delays auto tariffs on EU, Japan

Waar Media - 2019-05-18 16:56
WAAR_DUHOK U.S. President Donald Trump delayed for six months on Friday his decision whether to impose tariffs on automobile imports from the European Union (EU) and Japan. The decision comes as Trump wrangles with China over a new trade deal. The negoti ...

A Kurdish tradesman was drowned in the Oshnavieh's Gadar River

Kurdpa - 2019-05-18 16:40
Kurdpa Agency: A Kurdish tradesman from the city of Oshnavieh drowned in the Gadar River. ...

HDP MP Temel: You can’t run from the conscientious responsibility

ANF - 2019-05-02 13:30
"No government or opposition can stand against a body wasting away. Intellectuals, artists and politicians can’t run from the conscientious responsibility.” ...