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Iraq to Discuss Turkish Airstrikes on Kurdistan Borders

Iraq to Discuss Turkish Airstrikes on Kurdistan Borders

BAS News - 2019-06-30 01:36
ERBIL - Tens of Iraqi lawmakers have demanded in a written letter to bring up the subject of Turkish airstrikes on the Kurdistan Region's border areas to the parliament as the air raids have lately killed several civilians. The letter has been signed by ...
Iraq to Discuss Turkish Airstrikes on Kurdistan Borders - BAS News

Is Kurdistan Region’s tourism sector returning to the old days?

Rûdaw - 2019-07-23 19:37
"Compared to the first six months of last year there has been a 23-percent increase ...

Kurdistan Parliament Decries Turkish Airstrikes in Border Areas

BAS News - 2019-07-06 15:30
ERBIL — Kurdistan Region Parliament on Saturday decried Turkish airstrikes in the border areas which have led to multiple civilian casualties and property damages in the recent weeks. Late in June, four members of a family were killed and five others wer ...

Turkish Jets Strike Kurdistan Borders Again

BAS News - 2019-07-05 16:33
ERBIL — Turkish fighter jets once again bombarded the border areas of Kurdistan Region in Sulaymaniyah province, allegedly targeting the Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK). The Friday airstrikes were focused on the mountainous areas of Pishdar, near Qaladize ...

Kurdish Lawmakers Send Message of Discontent to Germany’s Merkel on Kurdistan Statehood

BAS News - 2019-07-04 01:22
ERBIL — Dozens of member of Kurdistan Region have sent a letter to German Chancellor Angela Merkel to show discontent at her recent remarks on Kurdistan statehood. In a meeting with a group of students last month in Lower Saxony, Merkel said Kurdish stat ...

Iraq Foreign Ministry issued statement on Kortek

ANF - 2019-06-30 10:30
Iraq has issued a statement on Turkey’s airstrikes in Kortek. The strike killed three civilians and wounded five. ...

Iraq Condemns Turkish Airstrikes Targeting Civilians at Kurdistan Borders

BAS News - 2019-06-29 23:26
ERBIL - Iraq has condemned the recent Turkish airstrikes on the Kurdistan Region's border areas which resulted in several casualties of civilians, while urging any sides not to use Iraqi territory to attack neighbors. At least four civilians, all members ...

52 Iraqi MPs call on parliament to discuss Turkish airstrikes

Rûdaw - 2019-06-29 23:04
Four civilians were killed on Thursday in a Turkish airstrike near the Qandil Mountains ...

“KDP is accomplice to the Turkish attacks on South Kurdistan”

ANF - 2019-06-28 17:00
Sheikh Maqsoud people protested the Turkish attacks on South Kurdistan and the silence of the Kurdistan regional government. ...

Four civilians killed in Turkish airstrikes on Qandil region

Rûdaw - 2019-06-27 21:45

KDP surrenders five hills in Zakho to the Turkish army

ANF - 2019-06-24 10:08
While the Turkish state’s invasion attacks in South Kurdistan continue, KDP peshmergas have surrendered five more hills in Zakho to the Turkish army after abandoning six other positions in Kanimasi to Turkish forces. ...

Magnitude 4.6 Earthquake Hits Kurdistan Borders

BAS News - 2019-06-23 23:45
ERBIL - A strong earthquake hit the Kurdistan Region on Sunday evening with no casualties reported yet. The epicenter of the quake, measured at 4.6 on Richter scale, was on the borders between the Kurdistan Region and Iranian Kurdistan (Rojhelat). Howeve ...

Hemin Hawrami on the Kurdistan Region's next parliamentary cabinet

Rûdaw - 2019-06-23 22:29
Deputy Speaker of the Kurdistan Region's parliament discusses cabinet formation, quotas for female candidates, and working with other parties. ...

President of the Kurdistan Region tasks Masrour Barzani to form the new KRG cabinet

KRG-Spain - 2019-06-18 00:02
Erbil, Kurdistan Region, Iraq (cabinet.gov.krd) – President of the Kurdistan Region Nechirvan Barzani has tasked Masrour Barzani, as Prime Minister of the Kurdistan Regional Government, to form the ninth ministerial cabinet, in the presence of the Speaker ...

The ceremony for swearing-in of Nechirvan Barzani as the new President of the Kurdistan Region

KRG-Spain - 2019-06-11 00:01
The Kurdistan Parliament today conducted a special ceremony for the swearing-in of Nechirvan Barzani as the new President of the Kurdistan Region. Nechirvan Barzani delivered a first speech to all the participants, from Iraq and abroad, as president of Ku ...

Baath Era Landmines Uncovered by Rainfalls on Kurdistan Borders

BAS News - 2019-06-09 23:09
ERBIL - This year's rainfalls have uncovered a number of landmines in the Kurdistan Region's border crossing of Kele, in Sulaimaniya province. Talking to BasNews, Mohsin Hussein, head of local administration of Hero district, said that they had coordinat ...

Two Earthquakes Hit Kurdistan Border Areas

BAS News - 2019-06-05 17:17
ERBIL - A couple of earthquakes hit on Wednesday morning the Kurdistan Region's border areas, with no possible casualties or serious damages reported yet. According to a statement by Kurdistan’s Earthquake Data Center, a magnitude 4.5 shake took place at ...

120 villages evacuated in Iraqi Kurdistan due to Turkish strikes: official

E-Kurd - 2019-06-05 17:14
Turkish strikes wound three KDP Peshmerga fighters in Iraqi Kurdistan’s Bradost area. HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— At least 120 villages have been evacuated in Iraqi Kurdistan Region’s sub-district of Sidakan due to Turkish airstrikes on the a ...

Deloitte report on Oil and Gas review in the Iraqi Kurdistan Region – Q4 of 2018

KRG-Spain - 2019-06-04 00:01
Erbil, Kurdistan Region, Iraq (cabinet.gov.krd) - Today, Regional Council for Oil and Gas Affairs has published new verified data on the Kurdistan Region’s oil exports, consumption and revenues, covering the period from 1 October 2018 to 31 December 2018, ...