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Blast kills one terrorist, injures two others in Afrin

Blast kills one terrorist, injures two others in Afrin

ANF - 2019-06-12 12:30
Mercenaries are suffering blows in the Afrin region under their occupation. ...
Blast kills one terrorist, injures two others in Afrin - ANF

Kurdiu: The two parties of power in the Kurdistan region reached an agreement on the governor of Kirkuk

Justice for Kurds - 2019-07-12 03:43
The Kurdistan Democratic Party (KDP), on Monday announced reaching an agreement with the Patriotic Union of Kurdistan on a candidate for governor of Kirkuk, revealing new dialogues between Erbil and Baghdad to normalize the situation in the disputed areas ...

Iranian bombardment kills teenage girl, injures two more in Kurdistan Region

Kurdistan24 - 2019-07-10 15:00

IED Blast Kills One Farmer, Injures Three near Jalawla

BAS News - 2019-06-30 12:24
ERBIL — One farmer was killed and three others were injured after an improvised explosive devise (IED) went off in Sheykh Bawa village of Jalawla district, Diyala province on Saturday. Bashir Abdullah, a member of Jalawla mayor council, confirmed the rep ...

Turkish attack kills a civilian, injures three others in Bashur

ANF - 2019-06-26 21:52
Genocidal attacks of the Turkish state are claiming more lives every day. ...

3 actions against invaders in Afrin by HRE

ANF - 2019-06-18 16:08
Afrin Liberation Forces (HRE) announced that they carried out 3 actions against invaders in the Afrin region. ...

HRE: Two invaders killed in Afrin and Azaz

ANF - 2019-06-17 14:45
Afrin Liberation Forces (HRE) announced that two invaders were killed in actions in Turkish state occupied Afrin and Azaz. ...

US Seeking International Consensus after Tanker Attack in Gulf of Oman

BAS News - 2019-06-15 12:00
ERBIL — The United States is now working to build an international consensus over the attacks on two tankers in the Gulf of Oman, for which Washington blames Iran, according to US Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan. The secretary said on Friday that Whit ...

Hakari, Zebari tribes gunfight leaves five people wounded in Iraqi Kurdistan

E-Kurd - 2019-06-15 10:58
DUHOK, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— Five people were wounded in a fight between two families in Bazhera village in Akre district in Iraqi Kurdistan on Thursday, according to the Akre Health Directorate. Two of the wounded had severe injuries, so they were e ...

Farm Fire Incident Kills One Farmer in Eastern Mosul

BAS News - 2019-06-13 00:04
ERBIL - Fire set to a farm in eastern Mosul on Wednesday resulted in the killing of a farmer who was attempting to extinguish the blaze, locals reported. Talking to Kurdistan 24, Amir Hassan, a resident, said that a huge fire had beem set to the agricult ...

Four Turkish Soldiers Killed, Injured in Clash with PKK

BAS News - 2019-06-12 10:07
ERBIL — At least two Turkish soldiers were killed and two others were injured in a fierce fire exchange with Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK), media reports said on Wednesday. The clash took place in Dersim (Tunceli) province, east of Turkey. Multiple repo ...

Grenade Attack Kills One, Wounds Four in Baghdad

BAS News - 2019-06-11 22:13
ERBIL - An Iraqi security man was killed on Tuesday while four others were injured in a grenade attack carried out by a "criminal" in capital Baghdad, a security source said. The incident took place while the security forces were carrying out a military ...

Turkish army targeted two villages in Afrin

ANF - 2019-06-10 08:46
The invading Turkish army and its mercenary allies have targeted villages in the province of Şera in Afrin, local sources reported. ...

Graduation of 56 fighters from two academies in Ain Issa

SDF Press - 2019-06-10 01:02
Ain Issa – The academies of the Martyr Rogda Manbaj and Habun Antariya ended two training courses which carried the names of Martyr Giyan Qamshilo and Helen Judy and included 56 fighters. The graduation ceremony, which was attended by leaders of the Syria ...

Are Saudi Arabia and Iran in an ‘arms race’ or is the contest more complex: Notes and sources

Seth Frantzman - 2019-06-09 01:46
By SETH J. FRANTZMAN A version of this article appeared in ‘The Jerusalem Post,’ this one has links and charts. In May 2017 US President Donald Trump and Saudi Arabia inked […] ...

Espionage disguised as mountaineering in Bradost

ANF - 2019-06-08 13:32
The Turkish army is pressuring citizens to walk around in the Bradost region under the guise of mountaineering and show them where the guerrillas are, as they continue their invasion attacks against Bashur. ...

HRE: 9 Turkish soldiers and mercenaries killed in Afrin and Azaz

ANF - 2019-06-07 21:09
HRE announced the killing of at least 9 Turkish soldiers and allied mercenaries in Afrin and Azaz regions. ...

Landmine Injures Two in Duhok

BAS News - 2019-05-25 22:33
ERBIL - A landmine explosion on Saturday resulted in the wounding of two people in the Kurdistan Region's Duhok province. The incident took place in the village of Galak, in Duhok's Deraluk, while the two were working with a landmine cleaning team in the ...

Bomb Blast Kills One in Mosul

BAS News - 2019-05-22 16:00
ERBIL — Iraqi northern city of Mosul was rocked by another bombing on Wednesday, by which at least one civilian was killed. The bombing took place in al-Shoura district, south of Mosul, a source told Dijla News. It was carried out via an improvised explo ...

Blast kills a civilian, injures six others in Manbij

ANF - 2019-05-16 18:35
In the northern Syrian city of Manbij, a person has been killed in an explosion. Six other people were injured. ...

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, ...