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Explosion in Azaz leaves at least 16 dead and 33 wounded

Explosion in Azaz leaves at least 16 dead and 33 wounded

ANF - 2019-06-02 22:41
A big explosion occurred in Azaz, which is under Turkish occupation. At least 16 people died and 33 people were injured in the explosion. ...
Explosion in Azaz leaves at least 16 dead and 33 wounded - ANF

Explosion rocked Kabul, wounding at least 65 people

ANF - 2019-07-01 10:36
The explosion in Kabul wounded at least 65 people, including nine children, health officials said. ...

Bomb Blast in Kirkuk Leaves 18 People Injured

BAS News - 2019-06-28 00:15
ERBIL - At least 18 people were injured in a bomb explosion targeting a public bus in the disputed Kurdish province of Kirkuk on Thursday. The explosion occurred in the neighborhood of Khazra, in southern Kirkuk, where an improvised explosive device had ...

Four Turkish Soldiers Killed, Injured in Clash with PKK

BAS News - 2019-06-12 10:07
ERBIL — At least two Turkish soldiers were killed and two others were injured in a fierce fire exchange with Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK), media reports said on Wednesday. The clash took place in Dersim (Tunceli) province, east of Turkey. Multiple repo ...

Ethnic cleansing in Afrin: 60,000 people resettled in the city

ANF - 2019-06-09 12:21
At least 60,000 people have been moved to Afrin. Families transferred from other regions were placed in the center of Jindirês, Şiyê, Bilbilê, Şêra and Afrin. ...

Lightning Strike Kills Two in Iranian Kurdistan

BAS News - 2019-06-08 14:36
ERBIL — At least two people were killed by separate lightning strikes in the rural areas of Kermanshah province, west o Iran. In the first accident, a 30-year-old man was killed after he was struck by lightning while he was tending to his farm near Chagh ...

HRE: 9 Turkish soldiers and mercenaries killed in Afrin and Azaz

ANF - 2019-06-07 21:09
HRE announced the killing of at least 9 Turkish soldiers and allied mercenaries in Afrin and Azaz regions. ...

IS Bomb Attack Wounds Four Firefighters in Eastern Mosul

BAS News - 2019-06-06 18:19
ERBIL - At least four firefighters were injured on Thursday in a bomb explosion while attempting to extinguish a blaze engulfing a number of farms in the town of Bashik, eastern Mosul province, a local source said. Talking to BasNews, the source pointed ...

Una explosión en Azaz deja al menos 16 muertos y 33 heridos

ANF - 2019-06-04 07:39
Detona una gran explosión en Azaz, que está bajo ocupación turca. Al menos 16 personas han muerto y 33 han resultado heridas. ...

Death toll in Azaz reached 19

ANF - 2019-06-03 12:35
According to a new report, at least 19 people died as the result of the explosion of a bomb-loaded vehicle in Turkish-occupied Azaz. ...

Three killed 16 wounded in Raqqa double explosion

ANF - 2019-06-02 09:59
Two separate explosions in Raqqa leave three civilians dead and 16 wounded. ...

Twin Blasts Leave Dozens Killed, Injured in Syria’s Raqqa

BAS News - 2019-06-02 02:21
ERBIL — Two explosions rocked central Raqqa in northern Syria overnight Saturday, killing at least ten people while over 20 others were injured, according to the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights. The first explosion was carried out via an improvised e ...

Latest Updates on Thursday Bombings in Kirkuk

BAS News - 2019-05-31 13:09
ERBIL — Iraqi Health Ministry said on Friday that at least two people were killed and 38 others were injured in a series of terrorist attacks in Kirkuk. Overnight on Thursday, seven blasts hit central Kirkuk while the security forces said two other bombi ...

Northern Iraq oil city targeted by 6 blasts; at least 4 killed, 23 wounded, officials say

FOX News - 2019-05-31 08:07
Iraqi security officials say a series of explosions in the northern city of Kirkuk has killed at least four people and wounded 23. ...

Latest News: At Least 21 Dead After Bus Collision in Mexico

Thequint - 2019-05-31 03:14

HPG: 16 Turkish soldiers killed in Xakurke and Hakkari

ANF - 2019-05-30 16:11
At least 16 soldiers of the Turkish army were killed as a result of guerrilla actions on Xakurkê-Hakkari line. ...

At least 21 dead, 30 injured after tour bus crash in Mexico - StarTribune.com

Startribune - 2019-05-30 03:18

Missiles on Ships. Making Sense of Iran’s Recent Moves in the Gulf

Foreign Policy Research Institute - 2019-05-10 06:09
Yet again, there is a dramatic rise in tension in the Middle East, and, yet again, missiles are at the heart of it. On May 6, the Trump administration announced that it would deploy the USS Abraham Lincoln Carrier Strike Group as well as four B-52 bombers ...

Seven People Killed, Injured by Unknown Gunmen in Salahaddin

BAS News - 2019-05-08 21:15
ERBIL - At least seven were people were either killed or injured in an armed attack carried out by unknown gunmen in the Iraqi province of Salahaddin on Wednesday. The incident occurred in the district of al-Mazare of Salahaddin province where unidentifi ...

Two Kurdish Kolbars drowned in the Jeremy River at the border of Urmia

Kurdpa - 2019-05-08 06:06
Kurdpa Agency: Two Kurdish Kolbars from Tergever district drowned in the Jeremy River at the border of Urmia. ...

Car Accident on Erbil-Mosul Road Leaves 2 Killed, 12 Injured

BAS News - 2019-05-05 00:13
ERBIL — At least two passengers were killed on Saturday in a car accident while a dozen more were injured on the main road between Kurdistan Region's capital Erbil and Iraqi city of Mosul. A van, carrying 14 people, overturned on the highway, killing two ...