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Iraq hands over 188 Turkish children of suspected Islamic State members

Iraq hands over 188 Turkish children of suspected Islamic State members

E-Kurd - 2019-05-29 17:00
BAGHDAD,— Iraqi authorities handed over 188 Turkish children of suspected Islamic State members to Turkey on Wednesday at Baghdad airport, where they boarded a plane and prepared to fly home, officials from Iraq’s judiciary and UNICEF said. Representativ ...
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Iraq takes security measures over attack on US oil firm

Waar Media - 2019-06-20 17:05
WAAR_DUHOK Iraq’s Oil Ministry has said that it took measures to tighten security in oil facilities after a rocket attack on the headquarters of U.S. oil giant ExxonMobil in Iraq’s southern province of Basra. Condemning the attack and its perpetrators, t ...

Emir of Kuwait to Visit Iraq on Wednesday

BAS News - 2019-06-18 13:27
ERBIL — Sheikh Sabah al-Ahmed al-Jaber al-Sabah, the Emir of Kuwait, is scheduled visit Iraq on Wednesday heading a high-level delegation. The office of Kuwaiti Emir and ministry of foreign affairs confirmed the state visit, as reported by KUNA. Sabah wi ...

Belgium Repatriates Six Children of IS Parents

BAS News - 2019-06-15 12:00
ERBIL — Six Belgian children of Islamic State (IS) parents were taken back to their home country from Syria on Friday, officials confirmed. They were stranded at a camp under the control of the US-backed Kurdish fighters of Syrian Democratic Forces. “The ...

Barzani, Turkish FM Discuss Bilateral Ties, Reconstruction of Mosul

BAS News - 2019-06-11 00:20
ERBIL — Prominent Kurdish leader Masoud Barzani received on Monday the Foreign Minister of Turkey, Mevlut Cavusoglu, in Erbil, where they discussed a range of issues pertaining to the political and security developments in the region. Cavusoglu was in Er ...

Syrian Kurds repatriate 2 women, 6 children from Islamic State families to U.S.

E-Kurd - 2019-06-05 17:14
QAMISHLO, Syrian Kurdistan,— Two American women and six children from families of suspected Islamic State group members were repatriated to the United States on Wednesday in the latest transfers from a crowded camp in Syria. The move is part of an effort ...

Iraq hands over 188 Turkish children of suspected IS members | KSL.com

KSL - 2019-06-05 01:12

Syria Kurds hand over five Islamic State orphans to Norway

E-Kurd - 2019-06-03 18:50
Al-Hol Camp, Syria,— The Kurdish administration in Syrian Kurdistan (Rojava) in northeast Syria on Monday handed over five orphans from families of the Islamic State group to Norwegian authorities, a spokesman said. “Following a request made by the Kingd ...

Iraq hands over 188 kids of Islamic State suspects to Turkey and condemns militant pair to death | The Japan Times

Japantimes - 2019-05-31 15:32

Iraq hands over 188 Turkish children of suspected ISIS members - Middle East - Stripes

Stripes - 2019-05-30 11:25

Iraq hands over 188 Turkish children of suspected Islamic State members

Kurdiu - 2019-05-30 01:49

188 Turkish children of suspected IS militants handed over to Turkey- Iraqi official | Devdiscourse News

Devdiscourse - 2019-05-29 17:30

Iraq Hands over 188 Turkish Children of IS Suspects

BAS News - 2019-05-29 16:52
ERBIL — Iraq, in cooperation with the UNICEF, handed over at least 188 children of suspected Islamic State (IS) jihadists to Turkey. Reuters said Iraqi judicial authorities and UN representatives were present on Wednesday at the Baghdad International Air ...

Iraq hands over 188 Turkish children of suspected Daesh members – Middle East Monitor

Middleeastmonitor - 2019-05-29 15:14

Iraq hands over 188 Turkish children of ISIS suspects

Rûdaw - 2019-05-29 14:48
UNICEF has described them as the “world’s most vulnerable children” ...

Iraq sentences two more French Islamic State members to death, 6 so far

E-Kurd - 2019-05-29 13:46
BAGHDAD,— An Iraqi court on Tuesday sentenced two high-profile French members of the Islamic State group to death, including one who featured in a propaganda video praising the 2015 Paris attacks, bringing the total number of French former jihadis condem ...

French telecom giant Orange stripped of stake in Iraq’s Korek Telecom

E-Kurd - 2019-05-24 23:53
BAGHDAD,— An Iraqi industry regulator has stripped France’s Orange SA of its stake in wireless operator Korek and handed it to a group of local investors, according to an official document seen by Bloomberg. An administrative order from Iraq’s Communicat ...

Iran OK with Iraq’s Mediation Efforts, but ‘Will Have Its Own Say’

Waar Media - 2019-05-23 14:09
WAAR_DUHOK Speaking to reporters on Wednesday at the end of a weekly cabinet session, Chief of Staff of the Iranian president Mahmoud Vaezi said Iran and Iraq have close ties as two long-time neighbors. “If they want to send a delegation to Iran, we won’ ...

The Institute helping Iraq’s children overcome war – part 2

The Global Coalition - 2019-05-08 19:38
The Iraqi Institute for Development focuses on repairing damage to children’s education inflicted by Daesh. They have established a series of centres specifically for this task. Article The Institute helping Iraq’s children overcome war – part 2 Appeared ...

Iraq hands over Kurdish PAK fighter to Iran, after three-month detention

E-Kurd - 2019-05-02 22:50
HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— The Iranian Kurdistan Freedom Party (PAK) said on Thursday that the federal government has handed over one of their fighter to the Iranian Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) three months after he was detained ...