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ISIS attack on YBS position in Shengal repelled

ISIS attack on YBS position in Shengal repelled

ANF - 2019-06-11 12:26
The Turkish-backed terrorists have attacked a position of Shengal Defense Units. ...
ISIS attack on YBS position in Shengal repelled - ANF

ISIS attack kills two women in Mosul

ANF - 2019-06-27 13:41
Two women were killed, several children and a tribal leader were injured in an attack by the ISIS in Mosul. ...

Gulf of Oman tanker attacks: Saudi Arabia urges 'decisive' response

BBC - 2019-06-16 00:01
The call follows Thursday's attack on two tankers in the Gulf of Oman, which the US blames on Iran. ...

Iran Summons UK Envoy over London Backing US’ Stance on Oil Tankers Incident

BAS News - 2019-06-15 22:21
ERBIL - Iran summoned the UK ambassador to Iran, Rob Macaire, to its Foreign Ministry on Saturday, over London's claims that Tehran was behind an attack on oil tankers in the Gulf of Oman this week. "During the meeting with Iran's foreign ministry offici ...

Turkey, Russia dispute facts after attack on Turkish outpost in Syria - SWI swissinfo.ch

Swissinfo - 2019-06-14 09:58

Turkey, Russia dispute facts after attack on Turkish outpost in Syria - Reuters

Reuters - 2019-06-13 21:44

Turkey, Russia dispute facts after attack on Turkish outpost in Syria

Reuters - 2019-06-13 18:23
Russia and Turkey, the two countries responsible for a rickety agreement to keep the peace along Syria's last major frontline, gave sharply conflicting accounts on Thursday of an attack on a Turkish military outpost. ...

Saudi-led coalition confirms Houthi attack on airport

Waar Media - 2019-06-12 20:05
WAAR_DUHOK The Saudi-led coalition confirmed Wednesday an attack by Yemeni Houthi rebels on an airport in southern Saudi Arabia. Col. Turki al-Maliki, spokesman for the coalition, was quoted in a statement released by Saudi Press Agency (SPA) as saying: ...

YBS operation against ISIS continues in Shengal

ANF - 2019-06-12 18:33
YBS forces’ operation against ISIS gangs continues expanding in Shengal countryside. ...

Houthi Missile Attack on Saudi Airport Wounds Dozens

BAS News - 2019-06-12 14:33
ERBIL — Yemeni militias of pro-Iranian Houthis carried out a missile attack on a civilian airport in southern Saudi Arabia on Wednesday, wounding at least 26 people. The Saudi-led Coalition soon blamed Iran for the attack, saying it proved Tehran’s invol ...

YBS repelled ISIS attack in Shengal

ANF - 2019-06-11 20:06
ISIS attack was repelled by YBS in Shengal countryside last night. ...

Devastating Fires: Turkey aids ISIS in Terrorizing Kurdistan

Hawzhin Press - 2019-06-11 19:50
Devastating Fires: Turkey aids ISIS in Terrorizing Kurdistan For the past few weeks a number of suspicious fires have erupted The post Devastating Fires: Turkey aids ISIS in Terrorizing Kurdistan appeared first on Hawzhin Azeez. ...

Bomb Attack on SDF Convoy Kills 4 Fighters in Syria

BAS News - 2019-06-11 11:28
ERBIL — A roadside bomb targeted a convoy of the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) military vehicles near Raqqa in Syria, leaving at least four Kurdish fighters killed. The blast has also injured nine other fighters, according to Sputnik. The attack took pl ...

Syria rebels launch attack on government forces in northwest - StarTribune.com

Startribune - 2019-06-07 01:13

ISIS attack on villages of Kirkuk repelled by people

ANF - 2019-05-30 13:12
One civilian was killed and 9 others wounded as a result of ISIS aggression in Kirkuk. ...

Iranian-Backed Militias Behind Rocket Attack on Baghdad’s Green Zone: US

BAS News - 2019-05-25 12:06
ERBIL — Washington has accused Iranian-backed militias forces in Iraq for carrying out the Katyusha rocket attack on Baghdad’s Green Zone last week. The accusation was made by US Vice Admiral Michael Gilday, the director of the Joint Staff, on Friday. Th ...

Bomb Attack Kills, Injures Five Farmers in Nineveh

BAS News - 2019-05-21 00:33
ERBIL - A bomb attack on Monday resulted in the killing and wounding of five farmers in the Iraqi province of Nineveh, a security source said. The incident took place in the district of Tal Afar, western Mosul, where a bomb exploded on an agricultural fi ...

Iraq to Investigate Sunday's Rocket Attack on Green Zone

BAS News - 2019-05-20 00:33
ERBIL - The Security Committee in the Iraqi Parliament is said to investigate on Monday into Sunday's rocket attack on the fortified Green Zone where the US embassy and other foreign diplomatic buildings are located. Earlier the day, several Katyusha roc ...

A dozen of Houses Burned by IS in Mosul

BAS News - 2019-05-18 21:03
ERBIL - The insurgents of the Islamic State (IS) have burned a dozen of houses in the Iraqi city of Mosul, a security source said. Talking to Al-Sumariyah News, the source said that the extremists set fire to 12 houses in the village of Tel Rumman, weste ...