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Coalition drone crashes in Baghdad due to 'mechanical problem'

Coalition drone crashes in Baghdad due to 'mechanical problem'

Gulan Media - 2019-08-09 22:10

Coalition drone crashes in Baghdad due to \'mechanical problem\' - Gulan Media

A Kurdish tradesman was injured in Sardasht

Kurdpa - 2019-08-15 13:55
Kurdpa Agency: A Kurdish tradesman was injured due to direct firing by government troops in Sardasht. ...

Gas pipeline blast in Iraq halts power station supply, output unaffected

E-Kurd - 2019-08-14 21:23
BASRA,— A gas pipeline exploded near Basra in southern Iraq on Wednesday and halted supplies to a local power station, but did not affect gas or oil output, oil ministry officials and police said. A technical fault due to scorching summer temperatures ap ...

Islamic State says will step up fight against Syrian Kurds, coalition

E-Kurd - 2019-08-12 11:25
BEIRUT,— The Islamic State group vowed to intensify its fight against the US-led coalition and Kurds in eastern Syria, in a video posted Sunday on its Telegram channel. “The fire of the battle between us and them has been reignited and will intensify,” t ...

Turkish regime's war crimes in NE Syria to be taken to the ICC

ANF - 2019-08-11 11:28
The Union of Lawyers in Raqqa is preparing to document the war crimes committed by the Erdoğan regime in northern and eastern Syria, which will be handed over to the International Criminal Court. ...

A Kurdish Kolbar died due to firing of government troops in Piranshahr

Kurdpa - 2019-08-10 06:20
Kurdpa Agency: A Kurdish Kolbar from Piranshahr was died in a direct shootings by the government troops at the border of this city. ...

PHOTOS: Coalition drone crashes in Baghdad due to 'mechanical problem'

Kurdistan24 - 2019-08-09 18:12

Preventing a Civil War within a Civil War in Yemen

International Crisis Group - 2019-08-09 18:01
Fighting within the anti-Huthi front threatens to make an already multi-faceted conflict even more complex and intractable. Clashes in Aden reveal tensions within the Saudi-led coalition and highlight the pressing need to address Yemen’s “southern questi ...

Children killed in Tirbespiye attack identified

ANF - 2019-08-08 16:28
The identities of 3 children killed in Tirbespiye have been announced to the public. The children had migrated due to the war in Aleppo. ...

July deadliest month since May 2017 in Afghanistan, says UNAMA

ANF - 2019-08-04 11:39
More than 1,500 civilians were killed or injured in July due to the ongoing war in Afghanistan according to the United Nations Assistance Mission in Afghanistan (UNAMA). ...

Baghdad prison break: more than 10 inmates on the loose

Rûdaw - 2019-08-03 23:41
Heads of police in Baghdad was fired due to the break ...

Media Instructor Development Training Course concluded in Baghdad, participated in by the Peshmerga

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2019-07-28 09:42
Media Center, Ministry of Peshmerga On July 15, 2019, a number of officials and officers from the Ministry of Peshmerga and Iraqi Army participated in a media instructor development training course, supervised by the Coalition Forces. The conclusion cere ...

Three Prisoners Saved from Execution Due to the Leniency Shown by the Victim’s Family

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2019-07-26 02:01
Due to the leniency shown by the victim’s family, three prisoners were saved from execution and transferred back to the prison. Kurdistan Human Rights Network (KHRN) has been informed that two prisoners… The post Three Prisoners Saved from Execution Due ...

Bakur people in Bashur forced to leave their homes

ANF - 2019-07-24 13:15
Following the shooting at the restaurant Huqqabaz in Hewler on July 17, families from Northern Kurdistan (Bakur) who live in Southern Kurdistan’s (Bashur) Hewler, Duhok and Zakho provinces are being forced to leave their homes. ...

Hashd al-Shaabi militia bombed in northern Iraq

The Defense Post - 2019-07-19 18:02
A drone bombed a base belonging to a Hashd al-Shaabi (Popular Mobilization Units) militia in Tuz Khurmatu, northern Iraq The post Hashd al-Shaabi militia bombed in northern Iraq appeared first on The Defense Post. ...

Prisoner Kotan punished with 12 days isolation in Elazig

ANF - 2019-07-15 11:01
Erdal Kotan, who fell to 43 kilos due to a hunger strike in Elazig No. 1 High Security Prison, was sentenced to punished with 13 days of isolationl. ...

Number of wounded in Qamishlo explosion increased to 12

ANF - 2019-07-12 08:01
The number of wounded in explosion which occurred on Thursday evening in the city of Qamishlo in Rojava increased to 12. ...

Recent escalation in attacks are in direct reaction to Pakistan army’s growing atrocities in Balochistan: Baloch

E-Kurd - 2019-07-11 16:53
Manish Rai | Khalil Baloch Chairman of Baloch National Movement (BNM), one of the biggest Baloch nationalist political organisations. Speaks to Manish Rai, Editor of Viewsaround in an exclusive interview regarding current status of Baloch freed ...