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[VIDEO]: Kurdish Figure Lobbying in D.C. to Become Iraq’s President

[VIDEO]: Kurdish Figure Lobbying in D.C. to Become Iraq’s President

BAS News - 2019-06-07 17:54
He spent 26 nights at Trump's D.C. Hotel ERBIL - In attempts to lobby the Trump administration to help him become the President of Iraq, a Kurdish figure has written letters to National Security Adviser John Bolton and Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, urg ...
[VIDEO]: Kurdish Figure Lobbying in D.C. to Become Iraq’s President - BAS News

After Tal Abyad and Kobani.. Raqqa city announces the formation of its military counil

SDF Press - 2019-06-21 12:55
Raqqa – In coordination with the General Command of SDF, the military forces in Raqqa region announced the formation of its military council in a ceremony attended by the leaders of the Syrian Democratic Forces, the Women’s Protection Units, the Military ...

Germany continues to support Iraq in 2019

The Global Coalition - 2019-06-14 17:10
Article Germany continues to support Iraq in 2019 Appeared first on The Global Coalition Against Daesh. ...

US lawmakers introduce bills to stop Saudi arms sales

Waar Media - 2019-06-13 11:47
WAAR_DUHOK House Democrats introduced new legislation Wednesday to stop U.S. President Donald Trump’s administration from following through on a number of arms sales to Saudi Arabia. One resolution, introduced by congressman Ted Lieu, would block all 22 ...

Fires in Dirbêsiyê and Til Hemîs continue to spread

ANF - 2019-06-11 20:29
The fires that started on agricultural lands in Dirbêsiyê and Til Hemîs continue spreading. ...

iPhone’lar Çin dışında üretilebilecek

Nûpel - 2019-06-11 18:22
Apple’ın en önemli üretim ortağı Foxconn’ın üst düzey yöneticisine göre, Apple, gerekli görmesi halinde kendi ürünlerini Çin dışında üretebilecek. Bloomberg sitesinde yer alan habere göre, Apple‘ın en önemli üretim ortağı olan ve “Foxconn” olarak da bilin ...

Canada continue’s to support Iraq

The Global Coalition - 2019-06-11 18:02
Article Canada continue’s to support Iraq Appeared first on The Global Coalition Against Daesh. ...

Barzani Receives Saudi Minister of State in Erbil

BAS News - 2019-06-11 17:18
ERBIL — Kurdish leader Masoud Barzani Received on Tuesday a Saudi delegation headed by Thamer al-Sabhan, the Minister of State for Gulf Affairs. Barzani and Sabhan exchanged views on the latest political and security developments in the region, according ...

Çavuşoğlu, Neçirvan Barzani için düzenlenen yemin törenine katılacak

Ufkumuz Haber - 2019-06-11 03:00
Çavuşoğlu, Neçirvan Barzani için düzenlenen yemin törenine katılacak ...

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 ...

SDF dismantled DAESH cell structure in Dêir ez-Zor

ANF - 2019-06-10 10:48
Anti-Terror Units affiliated to the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) dismantled the DAESH cell structure in Dêir ez-Zor. ...

Çin’den ABD’ye seyahat uyarısı

Nûpel - 2019-06-04 15:10
Çin Dışişleri Bakanlığı, vatandaşlarını, “ABD’ye seyahat etmeleri halinde gözaltına alınabilecekleri, sorgulanabilecekleri ve güvenlik güçlerinin kötü muamelesine uğrayabilecekleri” yönünde uyardı. Çin, ABD‘ye seyahat edecek vatandaşlarına kötü muameleye ...

Mike Pompeo, Nechirvan Barzani Talk over the phone

BAS News - 2019-06-03 01:48
ERBIL — US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo held a phone call with Nechirvan Barzani to congratulate him on his election as the new president of Kurdistan Region. Pompeo reiterated his country’s support for Kurdistan Region and encourage Erbil and Baghdad ...

US Ready for Talks with Iran Without Pre-Conditions: Pompeo

BAS News - 2019-06-02 15:33
ERBIL — Washington is prepared for negotiations with Tehran over the nuclear programme without pre-conditions, said US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo. His remarks came a day after Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said Iran was ready for talks if US shows ...

Former chief judge in Saddam trial says ready to take Iraq’s justice ministry

E-Kurd - 2019-06-02 12:27
HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— Kurdish Judge Rizgar Mohammed Amin, the former Chief judge in Saddam trial, said on Saturday signaled his willingness to be tapped as Iraqi justice minister in the incomplete cabinet of Prime Minister Adel Abdul Ma ...

Bolton Congratulates Nechirvan Barzani on Presidency

BAS News - 2019-05-31 00:02
ERBIL - US National Security Advisor John Bolton has offered his congratulations to Nechirvan Barzani on his election as the new President of the Kurdistan Region. Barzani was elected during a parliamentary session on Tuesday where he won a total of 68 v ...

US’ Bolton says Iran behind attacks on oil tankers

Waar Media - 2019-05-30 17:41
WAAR_DUHOK US National Security Adviser John Bolton on Wednesday accused Iran of being behind attacks on oil tankers off the coast of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) early this month. Speaking in Abu Dhabi, the UAE capital, Bolton said the attacks took pl ...

Tankers almost certainly damaged by Iranian naval mines, US says

BBC - 2019-05-30 00:02
National Security Adviser John Bolton blames Iran for attacks off the UAE, but provides no evidence. ...

Citing Iran, Trump bypasses Congress to sell arms to Saudis, UAE

Rûdaw - 2019-05-25 14:56
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said the administration would circumvent the required review by Congress to approve 22 arms transfers to Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates and Jordan. ...

Pompeo’s Visit to Baghdad: US Warned Iraq over Iranian-backed Militias

BAS News - 2019-05-15 11:41
ERBIL — US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo’s visit to Iraq earlier in May came after security alarms about Iranian-backed Shi’ite militias posing a serious threat to the US forces in Iraq, two security sources said. Pompeo reportedly warned the Iraqi lead ...

Pompeo Concerned over Iran's Threatenings

BAS News - 2019-05-10 01:08
ERBIL - US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has expressed concerns over the recent threatenings by Iran, reminding the country that Washington does not seek war against Tehran, but that will respond if needed, according to a statement by his office. "The r ...