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US to stop future training of Turkish pilots for F-35 jets - report

US to stop future training of Turkish pilots for F-35 jets - report

Gulan Media - 2019-06-07 18:04

US to stop future training of Turkish pilots for F-35 jets - report - Gulan Media

Environmentalist: The Turkish state must stop burning forests

ANF - 2019-06-17 11:52
Environmental activist Güner Yanlıç calls on the Turkish government to stop the destruction of forests for "security reasons" and to take measures to put out forest fires. ...

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 ...

Turkish F-35 pilots training in the U.S. grounded

ANF - 2019-06-11 11:05
The U.S. military has grounded the Turkish pilots training on the F-35 fighter jet in the United States over its plans to purchase a missile system from Russia. ...

Barham Salih Arrives in Erbil To Attend the Taking Oath ceremony

Waar Media - 2019-06-10 16:11
WAAR_DUHOK The President of the Republic of Iraq, “Barham Salih,” on Monday the capital of Erbil to attend the oath of constitutional ceremony for the presidency of the Kurdistan Region Barham Salih was received by President Nechirvan Barzani, who is due ...

U.S. to stop training Turkish F-35 pilots because of Russia deal: sources - Reuters

Reuters - 2019-06-07 23:31

US to stop future training of Turkish pilots for F-35 jets - report

Rûdaw - 2019-06-07 15:57
Pilots and crews already in the US will continue training on the F-35 at Luke Air Force Base ...

US to stop training new Turkish F-35 pilots

ANF - 2019-06-07 15:06
The US had warned Turkey before that if they purchased S-400 air defense systems, they could be subjected to sanctions. ...

US will stop training Turkish pilots on F-35 jets, say officials | Middle East Eye

Middleeasteye - 2019-06-07 14:03

Sending Threatening SMS to the families members of the Kurdish Opposition in Kamyaran

Kurdpa - 2019-06-07 13:37
Kurdpa Agency: The Ministry of Intelligence's headquarters is sending threatening messages to the families members of the Kurdish opposition. ...

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. ...

Turkish-backed mercenaries set fire to cultivated lands in Bab

ANF - 2019-06-04 15:38
Turkish state allied gangs are setting fire to the cultivated lands of the villagers in Bab. The gangs open fire on civilians who want to intervene with the fires. ...

US to possibly stop training Turkish pilots

ANF - 2019-05-29 11:49
Reports say the US may stop training Turkish pilots as part of the F-35 fighter jet project in the wake of the Turkish state’s intention to purchase S-400 air defense systems from Russia. ...

Former PM Warns US against Using Iraq to Attack Iran

BAS News - 2019-05-25 11:08
ERBIL — Iraqi Shi’ite politician and the former prime minister of the country, Nouri al-Maliki, has warned the US to avoid using Iraq as a launchpad for its war against Iran. Speaking during an event hosted by pro-Iranian militias of Badr Brigade, Maliki ...

Slovenia suspends training of armed forces in Iraqi Kurdistan

E-Kurd - 2019-05-18 11:23
LJUBLJANA,— The Slovenian Armed Forces (SAF) have suspended their training of the armed forces of the Iraqi Kurdistan in Erbil due to the aggravated security situation in the country. The Slovenian contingent will nevertheless stay in Iraq and continue t ...