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Seven Migrants Killed as Boat Sinks Off Greek Coast - Citizen Truth

Seven Migrants Killed as Boat Sinks Off Greek Coast - Citizen Truth

Citizentruth - 2019-06-12 10:54

Seven Migrants Killed as Boat Sinks Off Greek Coast - Citizen Truth - Citizentruth

Six Turkish soldiers killed in HPG actions

ANF - 2019-06-30 15:38
Six soldiers of the Turkish army were killed as a result of actions carried out by HPG and YJA-Star guerrillas in Botan, Dersim, Xakurke and Bitlis regions of Kurdistan. ...

Seven dead as migrant boat sinks off western Turkey - Breaking News - Jerusalem Post

Jpost - 2019-06-28 11:40

Seven Tents Burned as Fire Ravages IDP Camp in Duhok

BAS News - 2019-06-27 14:02
ERBIL — At least seven tents were burned on Thursday in the IDP camp of Sharia in Duhok province of Kurdistan Region, the camp manager told BasNews. Preliminary reports indicated an electrical short circuit as the reason for the blaze, according to Hakar ...

At Least 7 Killed in Baghdad Mosque Bombing

BAS News - 2019-06-21 15:25
ERBIL — An explosion at a Shi’ite mosque in Iraq’s capital left at least seven people killed on Friday. According to police sources, the explosion hit Imam al-Muntazir mosque in Baladiyat neighborhood, east of Baghdad. Preliminary reports said another 20 ...

Turkey: 12 dead, 31 rescued after migrant boat sinks | KBOI

Idahonews - 2019-06-17 16:26

Turkey: 12 dead, 31 rescued after migrant boat sinks | WCIV

Abcnews4 - 2019-06-17 16:06

Targeted tankers were only miles from important Iranian naval base at Jask (with sources)

Seth Frantzman - 2019-06-14 01:45
By SETH J. FRANTZMAN The alleged attack on two oil tankers off the coast of Iran in the Gulf of Oman occurred within miles of the Iranian naval base at […] ...

China Invades Taiwan—Sort Of

Foreign Policy Research Institute - 2019-06-13 21:54
On a recent trip to Taiwan, I visited the island of Kinmen, one of Taiwan’s outlying islands located off the coast of China’s Fujian Province. Kinmen, more commonly known as Quemoy to a Western audience for its role in the Second Taiwan Crisis in 1958 as ...

Migrant crisis: Children among seven killed as boat sinks in Greece

BBC - 2019-06-12 01:07
A small vessel carrying migrants from Turkey overturns near the island of Lesbos, officials say. ...

Migrant crisis: Children among seven killed as boat sinks in Greece - BBC News

BBC - 2019-06-11 16:54

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. ...

Two Yezidis Killed in Another Farm Fire Incident

BAS News - 2019-06-09 11:51
ERBIL — Wheat farms near Snune district of Sinjar caught fire overnight on Saturday and two people were killed while attempting to put off the blaze. A local official told BasNews that a huge fire engulfed thousands of dunams of wheat farms with farmers ...

Kirkuk: Separate Bomb Attacks Kill, Wound Seven People

BAS News - 2019-06-09 01:49
ERBIL - At least seven people, including two civilians, were either killed or wounded in three separate bomb attacks in the disputed Kurdish province of Kirkuk. Kurdistan24 cited its correspondent in the area as explaining that the first incident occurre ...

Storm Miguel kills three after overturning rescue ship off French coast

BBC - 2019-06-08 01:26
A fallen tree also led Dutch police to stumble on the largest cocaine lab in the Netherland's history. ...

9 killed as Sudan forces clear protest camp in Khartoum

Waar Media - 2019-06-03 14:10
WAAR_DUHOK At least nine protesters were killed and scores injured on Monday as Sudanese security forces moved in to clear the main protest camp near the army headquarters in the capital Khartoum, according to protest organizers. The Sudanese Professiona ...

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. ...

Roadside bomb kills 9 Turkish soldiers in Iraqi Kurdistan: agency

E-Kurd - 2019-05-21 13:41
AMEDI, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— According to Roj News Agency citing local sources, 9 Turkish soldiers were killed as a result of last week’s roadside bomb attack on two buses carrying Turkish security personnel in Iraqi Kurdistan, while 21 people were w ...

Civilian killed as PKK-Turkey clashes continue in Kurdistan Regi

Rûdaw - 2019-05-16 00:52