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UK F-35 Join Anti-IS Missions in Iraq and Syria

UK F-35 Join Anti-IS Missions in Iraq and Syria

BAS News - 2019-06-25 14:50
ERBIL — UK’s defense secretary said on Tuesday that his country’s Lightning F-35B have joined the ongoing mission against the Islamic State (IS) in Iraq and Syria. Defence Secretary Penny Mordaunt was quoted in an official statement as saying that the je ...
UK F-35 Join Anti-IS Missions in Iraq and Syria - BAS News

Iraq issues arrest warrants for 11 senior officials suspected of corruption

E-Kurd - 2019-07-24 10:42
BAGHDAD,— Iraqi Prime Minister Adel Abdul Mahdi said on Tuesday that arrest warrants were issued for 11 ministers and ministerial-level officials suspected of corruption. A total of 1,367 cases of corruption have been referred to the integrity courts, wi ...

KTCC Change of Command took place in an official ceremony

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2019-07-01 16:47
Media Center, Ministry of Peshmerga On June 26, 2019, the Kurdistan Training Coordination Center (KTCC) underwent its change of command in an official ceremony. The ceremony was attended by a representative from the Ministry of Peshmerga and a number of ...

In Iraq and Syria, Turkey faces new challenges - Middle East - Jerusalem Post

Jpost - 2019-06-29 20:50

Over 100 Iraqi Kurdish migrants detained in Turkey: official

E-Kurd - 2019-06-27 16:05
HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— Head of the Summit Foundation for Refugees and Displaced Affairs Ari Jalal said on Wednesday that 150 Iraqi migrants have been detained in the jails in Turkey and that most of them are Kurds. Jalal told NRT TV that ...

Erdoğan: F-35 konusunu uluslararası tahkim mahkemesine götürürüz

BAS News - 2019-06-27 11:31
BasNews - Cumhurbaşkanı Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, ABD ile yaşanan F-35 gerilimiyle ilgili olarak "F-35 projesi için zaten 1.25 milyar doları ödedik. Uluslararası tahkim mahkemesine gider, şimdiye kadar yaptığımız ödemeleri geri isteriz" dedi. Anadolu Ajansı' ...

Turkey to Receive S-400 from Russia in July: Erdogan

BAS News - 2019-06-26 00:12
ERBIL - Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said on Tuesday that Ankara will receive Russia's S-400 missile defense system in the upcoming July, while the US has repeatedly threatened to sanctions Turkey if it does so. "The issue of S-400 is an issue ...

UK May Not Join Possible US War against Iran

BAS News - 2019-06-25 14:50
ERBIL — The UK believes that US will request London to join any possible war with Iran, and London itself is not interested, according to Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt. “The US is our closest ally, we talk to them the whole time, we consider any requests ...

ABD: Türkiye F-35’leri kaybedecek

Nûpel - 2019-06-25 13:42
ABD’nin NATO Elçisi Kay Bailey Hutchison tarafından bugün yapılan açıklamada, Türkiye’nin Rusya ile yaptığı S-400 anlaşmasının devam etmesi halinde ABD’nin Türkiye’nin F-35 projesine dahil olmasına izin vermeyeceği belirtildi. ‘Bütün işaretlerin, Rusya’nı ...

ABD: S-400 teslim edilirse Türkiye F-35 programından çıkarılacak

BAS News - 2019-06-25 13:13
BasNews - ABD’nin NATO Temsilcisi, Rus S-400 savunma sisteminin Türkiye'ye teslim edilmesi halinde Türkiye'nin F-35 programından çıkarılacağını belirtti. ABD'nin NATO Daimi Temsilcisi Kay Bailey Hutchison, Rus S-400 savunma sisteminin Türkiye'ye teslim e ...

İngiliz F-35’leri Ortadoğu’da göreve başladı

Nûpel - 2019-06-25 09:49
İngiltere’nin Kıbrıs’taki hava üssüne konuşlandırdığı F-35 savaş uçakları Suriye ve Irak üzerinde görev uçuşlarına başladı. İngiliz Savunma Bakanlığından yapılan açıklamada, mayıs ayında ülkenin Kıbrıs’taki Akrotiri hava üssüne konuşlandırdığı 6 adet F-35 ...

İngiliz F-35'ler Irak ve Suriye'de görev uçuşunda

BAS News - 2019-06-25 09:13
BasNews - İngiltere’nin Kıbrıs’taki hava üssüne konuşlandırdığı F-35 savaş uçakları Suriye ve Irak üzerinde uçtu. İngiltere’nin Kıbrıs’taki hava üssüne konuşlandırdığı F-35 savaş uçakları Suriye ve Irak üzerinde görev uçuşlarına başladı. İngiliz Savunma ...

Ten IS Tunnels Destroyed in Iraq

BAS News - 2019-06-23 22:49
ERBIL - The Iraqi security forces have destroyed ten tunnels belonging to the Islamic State (IS) jihadists in the areas between the provinces of Nineveh and Salahaddin. The security media cell said in a statement that the counter-terrorism forces, backed ...

Iran Says Its Airspace Safe and Secure

BAS News - 2019-06-22 13:28
ERBIL — Iranian Civil Aviation Organization said on Saturday that the country’s airspace is safe for airliners to fly over, according to Tansim. The statement came after several airliners announced that they had re-routed flights to avoid the Persian Gul ...

ئەمریكا ناتوانێت یەكلایەنانە توركیا لەبەرنامەی فڕۆكەی " F-35" دووربخاتەوە

SharPress - 2019-06-22 12:48
ئەمریكا ناتوانێت یەكلایەنانە توركیا لەبەرنامەی فڕۆكەی " F-35" دووربخاتەوە ...

Schwerer Schlag gegen IS-Zellen in Nordsyrien

ANF - 2019-06-21 02:43
Bei den jüngsten Operationen gegen verdeckt agierende IS-Mitglieder in Nordsyrien ist es gelungen, zahlreiche Zellen der Organisation zu zerschlagen. Die dabei Festgenommenen gaben Auskunft über die Rolle der Türkei bei den IS-Aktivitäten. ...

Putin Warns of a “Catastrophe” if US Attacks Iran

BAS News - 2019-06-20 15:48
ERBIL — Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Thursday that any US military attack on Iran could further destabilize the region and lead to a “catastrophe”. The Russian president also warned that a military conflict between Iran and US can also trigge ...

Trump Doesn't War with Iran: Pompeo

BAS News - 2019-06-19 01:27
ERBIL - US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Tuesday that Washington will keep pressuring Iran and continue to deter aggression in the Gulf area, but is not willing to deteriorate the situation with Tehran. "We have been engaged in many messages, ev ...

Three IS Hideouts Destroyed in Kirkuk

BAS News - 2019-06-16 13:06
ERBIL — Iraqi security forces discovered and destroyed three hideouts of the Islamic State (IS) militants in the Kurdish province of Kirkuk on Saturday. War Media Cell confirmed the report in an official press release, saying that several military equipm ...

Russia to Deliver S-400 to Turkey in July

BAS News - 2019-06-11 21:28
ERBIL - Russia said on Tuesday that it would deliver the S-400 missile defense system to Turkey in the upcoming July as part of a deal between the two sides despite the US' continuous warnings in this regard. The comments were made by Kremlin aide Yuri U ...

IS Resurgence Serious in Certain Iraqi Parts: Source

BAS News - 2019-06-10 00:06
ERBIL - An official source has warned of serious Islamic State (IS) resurgence in certain parts of Iraq, stressing on further intelligence efforts. The source was quoted by an Arab newspaper as saying that terrorist activities by the extremist group's sl ...