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Duhok: Family of Five Killed in Car Accident, Several More Injured

Duhok: Family of Five Killed in Car Accident, Several More Injured

BAS News - 2019-06-06 15:38
ERBIL - A family of five, including the parents and their three children, have lost their lives in a tragic car accident in the Kurdistan Region's Duhok province, while several more were severely wounded in the incident, traffic police confirmed on Thurs ...
Duhok: Family of Five Killed in Car Accident, Several More Injured - BAS News

Sulaimaniya: 75 People Killed in Car Accidents This Year

BAS News - 2019-07-02 22:39
ERBIL - In the past six months only, a total of 75 people have been killed due to car accidents in the Kurdistan Region's Sulaimaniya province, a spokesperson said on Tuesday. The Spokesperson for the General Directorate of Traffic Police in Sulaimaniya, ...

Peshmerga Ministry Warns PKK over New Armed Group Established in Kurdistan

BAS News - 2019-06-29 12:38
ERBIL — Kurdistan Region’s Peshmerga Ministry has warned the Kurdistan Worker’s Party (PKK) over the establishment of a new armed group, saying that Kurdistan Region’s stability is the limit. Earlier on Thursday, PKK-affiliated media outlets reported the ...

Hemin Hawrami on the Kurdistan Region's next parliamentary cabinet

Rûdaw - 2019-06-23 22:29
Deputy Speaker of the Kurdistan Region's parliament discusses cabinet formation, quotas for female candidates, and working with other parties. ...

Kurdistan Region President Meets with Iraqi Leaders in Baghdad

BAS News - 2019-06-20 16:20
ERBIL — Kurdistan Region President Nechirvan Barzani traveled to Baghdad on Thursday where he met with Iraqi leaders to discuss a range of issues, including the Erbil-Baghdad relations. Barzani was first received by Prime Minister Adil Abdul-Mahdi where ...

Erbil: One Killed after Brawl over Car Accident Turned Violent

BAS News - 2019-06-11 22:13
ERBIL - At least one person was killed on Tuesday evening in the Kurdistan Region's capital Erbil after a brawl over a car accident went violent, local police confirmed. The collision occurred on the 100 avenue near the Baz intersection where one of the ...

HPG: Two Turkish soldiers were killed in Mardin

ANF - 2019-06-11 17:19
HPG Press Office announced that two soldiers were killed in a clash in the countryside of Mardin province. ...

Mali attack: '100 killed' in ethnic Dogon village

BBC - 2019-06-11 01:15
Many of the bodies in the village of the Dogon ethnic group have been burned, officials say. ...

HPG: 8 Turkish soldiers killed in Çukurca

ANF - 2019-06-10 15:42
HPG/YJA Star guerrillas carried out a series of actions in Çukurca. 8 soldiers were killed in the actions as far as could be ascertained. ...

HRE: 7 Turkish soldiers and gang members killed in Afrin and Azaz

ANF - 2019-06-10 13:23
HRE announced that at least 7 invaders were killed in actions carried out against Turkish invasion forces and their allied gangs in the Afrin and Azaz regions. ...

The 28 dray-horses of tradesmen died in Piranshahr

Kurdpa - 2019-06-10 12:50
Kurdpa Agency: 28 dray-horses of tradesmen were killed in a direct gunfire of government troops. ...

20 soldiers killed in the Turkish base in Zakho

ANF - 2019-06-09 15:39
At least 20 soldiers of the Turkish army were killed in Zakho. ...

Sulaimaniya: Japanese-American Professor Dies from Injuries

BAS News - 2019-06-09 01:49
He had fallen down from his apartment on the 7th floor. ERBIL - A Japanese-American professor died on Saturday evening from his injures sustained after he fell from his apartment on the 7th floor in the Kurdistan Region's Sulaimaniya province. Yad Naqshb ...

Family of Yazidi man killed by Turkish attack: Stop the invasion

ANF - 2019-06-06 14:25
The family of Emin Salih, who was murdered by the Turkish army, called on the Iraqi Government to stop the invasion. ...

Tragic car accident kills family of five, injures six more on Eid al-Fitr

Kurdistan24 - 2019-06-06 11:03

5 gang members killed in Shera and Sherawa

ANF - 2019-06-04 16:31
5 gang members were killed in actions by Afrin Liberation Forces in Afrin’s Shera and Sherawa districts. ...

Deloitte report on Oil and Gas review in the Iraqi Kurdistan Region – Q4 of 2018

KRG-Spain - 2019-06-04 00:01
Erbil, Kurdistan Region, Iraq (cabinet.gov.krd) - Today, Regional Council for Oil and Gas Affairs has published new verified data on the Kurdistan Region’s oil exports, consumption and revenues, covering the period from 1 October 2018 to 31 December 2018, ...

Turkish Jets Bomb Kurdistan Region’s Sheladize Area

BAS News - 2019-05-29 15:54
ERBIL — Turkish warplanes once again bombarded the border areas of Kurdistan Region, allegedly targeting Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) positions. The airstrikes on Wednesday were focused on the surrounding of Amedi district, east of Duhok province. BasN ...

Conflict Between Two Families Kills, Injures Two in Sulaimaniya

BAS News - 2019-05-14 21:36
ERBIL - A conflict between two families in the Kurdistan Region's Sulaimaniya province on Tuesday evening resulted in the killing and wounding of two people, local police confirmed. Explaining to BasNews, spokesperson for Sulaimaniya Police Directorate, ...

Sulaimaniya: Three People Sentenced to Death on Murder Charges

BAS News - 2019-05-12 23:31
ERBIL - A court in the Kurdistan Region's Sulaimaniya province has sentenced three people to death on murder charges in the disputed Kurdish city of Kirkuk. The death penalties were issued on Thursday (May 9) by the Sulaimaniya Criminal Court after findi ...

Landmine Kills Civilian in Sulaimaniya

BAS News - 2019-05-11 22:41
ERBIL - A landmine explosion killed on Saturday a civilian in the Kurdistan Region's Sulaimaniya province, a spokesperson confirmed. The incident took place in the mountainous areas in the district of Penjwen, Sulaimaniya province, where a 57-year-old ma ...