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Conflict in Region Could Go Out of Control: Iranian Commander

Conflict in Region Could Go Out of Control: Iranian Commander

BAS News - 2019-06-23 11:12
ERBIL — Any conflict in the Gulf region could spread and go out of control, said an Iranian senior military commander on Sunday. “If a conflict breaks out in the region, no country would be able to manage its scope and timing,” Iranian Fars News quoted M ...
Conflict in Region Could Go Out of Control: Iranian Commander - BAS News

Rus istihbaratı hacklendi: Devletin sosyal medyadaki projeleri ifşa edildi

Nûpel - 2019-07-21 13:18
Hacker’lar Rus istihbarat teşkilatının (FSB) en büyük üstlenici şirketlerinden birinden 7.5 terabayt büyüklüğünde veri çaldı. İstihbaratın sosyal medya kullanıcılarının kimliğini deşifre etmeye yönelik projeleri sosyal medyada ifşa edildi. İlk BBC Rusya’n ...

Kayıp yakınları: Devlet katilleri ifşa etsin

Nûpel - 2019-07-06 14:37
Kayıp yakınları,Diyarbakır ve Batman’da 28 yıl önce katledilen HEP Diyarbakır İl Başkanı Vedat Aydın’ı andı.Anmada bir konuşma yapan İHD’li Bilici, ‘Devlet arşivlerini açsın ve katillerini ifşa etsin’ dedi. Kaybedilen ya da ‘faili meçhul’ cinayete kurban ...

Iraq Increased Oil Exports in May: Ministry

BAS News - 2019-06-25 20:03
ERBIL - Iraq was able to increase its oil exports in May, the Ministry of Oil said in a statement on Tuesday, explaining that it exported over 110 million barrels of crude oil last month. "Iraq’s total exports of crude oil in May reached about 110,737,29 ...

Ex-US military aide warns Iran crisis could 'spin out of control' | The Times of Israel

Timesofisrael - 2019-06-24 11:21

PKK Kills Former Guerrilla in Iranian Kurdistan

BAS News - 2019-06-23 11:12
ERBIL — Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) forces killed a man in Iranian Kurdistan who previously served as a fighter with the Kurdish guerrilla force. Saman Danishwar was reportedly dragged out of his home in Gweza Kwera village of Marivan, Kurdistan provi ...

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 ...

Running Out of Options in Burundi

International Crisis Group - 2019-06-20 23:24
Talks about ending Burundi’s crisis – sparked by the president’s decision to seek a third term – have fizzled out. With elections nearing in 2020, tensions could flare. Strong regional pressure is needed to begin opening up the country’s political space ...

Suspects in rape of seven-year-old girl released on bail in Iraqi Kurdistan

E-Kurd - 2019-06-20 18:46
HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— Five people suspected of involvement in the the rape of a seven-year-old girl have been released on bail by a court in Erbil, the capital of Iraqi Kurdistan region, the victim’s family has said. The girl’s father t ...

Iraqi Kurdistan’s tourism makes $955 million revenue in 2018: tourism board

E-Kurd - 2019-06-19 14:37
Over 3 million tourists visited Iraqi Kurdistan in 2018, tourism board says HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— Iraqi Kurdistan region’s General Board of Tourism said more than three million tourists had visited the region in 2018, bringing the reven ...

Iran will exceed in 10 days the limits of storage of enriched ura

ANF - 2019-06-19 08:51
Iran will exceed in 10 days the limits of storage of enriched uranium established in the Nuclear Agreement. ...

Abha Airport Missile Attack: Understanding the Houthi-Iranian Logic in Escalation

Foreign Policy Research Institute - 2019-06-18 07:13
On June 12, the Houthi-run Yemeni al-Masirah channel announced that the movement had successfully used a cruise missile to hit the control tower at the airport in Abha, Saudi Arabia, putting it out of operation. Shortly thereafter, Saudi officials confirm ...

Kurdistan’s PM-designate in Sulaimani to discuss formation of new cabinet

E-Kurd - 2019-06-17 16:26
HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— Iraqi Kurdistan prime minister-designate Masrour Barzani arrived in Sulaimani city on Monday to meet officials from the Patriotic Union of Kurdistan (PUK) and Change Movement (Gorran). Barzani headed to the PUK Pol ...

[PICTURES]: Lack of Preservation Puts Historic Sites at Risk in Duhok

BAS News - 2019-06-17 10:15
ERBIL - Lack of efficient preservation has put several historic sites at a great risk of devastation in the district of Akre, in Duhok province, Kurdistan Region. Akre is one of the oldest areas in the region with about 600 historic and ancient sites wit ...

The underwater Indian village that emerges once a year

BBC - 2019-06-09 01:31
Curdi in western India was submerged in 1986. But for one month, waters recede to reveal its remnants. ...

British comedian speaks out against treatment of lion in Kurdistan Region

Rûdaw - 2019-06-05 23:33
"But to be able to live with a savage lion, that is courage for Sheikh Blend ...

BM, Suriye'de ekinleri ateşe verenleri ifşa etti

KRDnews - 2019-06-05 09:51
BM, Suriye'de ekinleri ateşe verenleri ifşa etti Dilovan Kurtay 05/06/2019, Çar - 01:16 ...

A labor activist will be summoned to the 4th District of the Sanandaj Appeal Court

Kurdpa - 2019-06-04 00:37
Kurdpa Agency: A labor activist from Sanandaj will be summoned to the 4th District Court of Appeals. ...

Real Madrid Transfer News: Los Blancos will let Sergio Ramos leave if a good offer comes in

Waar Media - 2019-05-29 14:53
WAAR_DUHOK Real Madrid are set to follow a similar route with their club captain Sergio Ramos, as they did with Cristiano Ronaldo last season. According to Marca, Los Blancos will let the defender leave if a good offer comes in. Ramos and Real Madrid hav ...

Scientists Observed the Great Whirl from Space

Waar Media - 2019-05-25 13:07
WAAR_DUHOK Scientists have been trying to study the Great Whirl for many years but most of their efforts have gone in vain as they haven’t been able to find any substantial information about the whirl. A quite obvious difficulty for the researchers is th ...

The Republic of Ireland has voted for Europe and unity

ANF - 2019-05-25 12:13
An official RTE-TG4-Red C exit poll following the Republic Ireland elections predicted Sinn Féin should be able to hold onto its three seats in the European Parliament, while the Green party is in surprise contention to win up to three seats. ...