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Iraq’s ministry of construction bans use of smartphones fearing possible data leaks

Iraq’s ministry of construction bans use of smartphones fearing possible data leaks

E-Kurd - 2019-07-06 16:28
BAGHDAD,— Iraq’s Ministry of Construction, Housing and Municipalities has banned the use of smartphones by its employees, fearing potential leaks of government documents. Made public on Friday, Iraqis had various reactions to the decree that was dated on ...
Iraq’s ministry of construction bans use of smartphones fearing possible data leaks - E-Kurd

Two Kurdish citizens died in the pursuit-evasion of government troops

Kurdpa - 2019-07-15 14:33
Kurdpa Agency: Two Kurdish citizens lost their lives due to the pursuit-evasion of government troops along the Sanandaj_Saqez road. ...

Rehabilitating Iraq’s sanitation system

The Global Coalition - 2019-07-10 11:31
Article Rehabilitating Iraq’s sanitation system Appeared first on The Global Coalition Against Daesh. ...

The Local Administration and Municipalities Committee announces the start of new projects

SDF Press - 2019-07-08 17:29
Raqqa – The Local Administration and Municipalities Committee of the Civil Council in Raqqa announced the completion of the three projects, which it had launched and it included the project of the initial response team, the drainage, and operation of the ...

Team from the Ministry of Peshmerga participates in a military media training course in Baghdad

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2019-07-08 11:16
Ministry of Peshmerga On July 1, 2019, a team of officers from the Ministry of Peshmerga’s Directorate of Media and National Awareness arrived in Baghdad to participated in a 11-day military media training program. This course is being conducted by the C ...

The people’s Municipality in Raqqa launches the fifth phase of (we will light it) project

SDF Press - 2019-07-08 02:01
Raqqa – The lighting committee in the People’s Municipality in Raqqa completes its project, which was launched by (we will light it) project in Raqqa city and target lighting all the streets of the city. The director of lighting in the People’s Municipali ...

The People’s Municipality of Tabqa launches a clean campaign for public roads

SDF Press - 2019-07-07 20:10
Tabqa – The cleanup campaign launched by the People’s Municipality of the Municipal Committee of the Civil Administration of Tabqa city continues on its seventh day with the slogan “cleanliness is the title of civilization”. The campaign targets the main ...

Ministry of Peshmerga Sec-General and Spokesperson: We urge the fight between PKK and Turkey to cease within Kurdistan Region

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2019-07-07 15:06
Media Center, Ministry of Peshmerga Lieutenant General Jabbar Yawar, Peshmerga Sec-General, speaks about the recent events,the negative impact of the fight between PKK and Turkey within the land of Kurdistan Region, PKK creating a masked armed forces, as ...

Babylon heads new UNESCO heritage sites list

ANF - 2019-07-06 09:57
The ancient city of Babylon and an Icelandic national park replete with glaciers, ice caves and volcanoes are among the sites that have been added to Unesco’s world heritage list. ...

Iraqi ministry bans use of smartphones fearing possible data leaks

Rûdaw - 2019-07-06 00:04
Minister Rekani warns "legal measures will be taken against violators ...

UNICEF helping Iraq’s children

The Global Coalition - 2019-07-05 11:48
Article UNICEF helping Iraq’s children Appeared first on The Global Coalition Against Daesh. ...

Meeting between the Ministry’s High Commission, Directorate and Board of Reform and Coalition Forces was held

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2019-07-03 15:41
Media Center, Ministry of Peshmerga On July 2, 2019, at the Reform Directorate’s HQ, Sarbast Lazgin, Deputy Ministry of Peshmerga, supervised a meeting between the Ministry’s High Commission, consultants to the Coalition Forces and the Directorate and Bo ...

Agreement signed with the U.S. Office of Security Cooperation to make the Ministry of Peshmerga’s Administrative Affairs Electronic

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2019-07-03 06:56
Media Center, Ministry of Peshmerga On June 23, 2019, Sarbast Lazgin, Deputy Minister of Peshmerga received Connor Delov, U.S. Military Consultant at Office of Security Cooperation, and his accompanying delegation. During the meeting, both sides discusse ...

“Tevahiya ofîsên Heşda Şeibê dê bêne girtin”

Rûpela Nû - 2019-07-02 12:20
“Tevahiya ofîsên Heşda Şeibê dê bêne girtin”Serokwezîrê Iraqê Adil Ebdulmehdî derbarê Heşda Şeibê de çend birryar derxistin û li gor yek ji wan biryara Heşdar Şeibî tevlî hêzên fermî yên Iraqê dibe û tevahiya ofîsên wê têne girtin. ...

Video of KTCC’s Change of Command Ceremony

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2019-06-30 21:10
Media Center, Ministry of Peshmerga ...

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 ...

Minister of Peshmerga supervised meeting between the Ministry’s High Commission, Coalition partners and Peshmerga Board of Reform

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2019-06-20 01:37
Media Center, Ministry of Peshmerga On June 18, 2019, Karim Sinjar (KRG Minister of Interior and acting Minister of Peshmerga) supervised a meeting between the Ministry’s High Commission, Coalition partners, and the Peshmerga Reform Board. The meeting wa ...

A Kolbar from Baneh was killed by a direct fire of government troops

Kurdpa - 2019-06-14 17:17
Kurdpa Agency: A Kurdish Kolbar from Baneh lost his life by direct firings of government troops. ...

Family business: Nechirvan Barzani takes over presidency of Kurdistan Region from uncle

Frederike Geerdink - 2019-06-12 10:40
On 10 June 2019, Nechirvan Barzani was sworn in as president of Iraqi Kurdistan. He follows in the footsteps of his uncle Masoud Barzani, who held the post between 2005 and 2017. The inauguration ceremony was attended by Barham Salih, Iraq’s president and ...

Barzani, Turkish FM Discuss Bilateral Ties, Reconstruction of Mosul

BAS News - 2019-06-11 00:20
ERBIL — Prominent Kurdish leader Masoud Barzani received on Monday the Foreign Minister of Turkey, Mevlut Cavusoglu, in Erbil, where they discussed a range of issues pertaining to the political and security developments in the region. Cavusoglu was in Er ...