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Five dead after explosions at two Russia military sites

Five dead after explosions at two Russia military sites

Kurdiu - 2019-08-14 01:19

Five dead after explosions at two Russia military sites - Kurdiu

Five years after Yazidi genocide, US warns ISIS is rebounding | TheHill

Thehill - 2019-08-17 02:42

Germany sells 216 million euros of military equipment to Turkey

ANF - 2019-08-16 15:40
Turkey is Germany’s third best non-EU customer, coming in after China and Russia. ...

Danish PM vows to tighten Swedish border controls after bomb blasts

BBC - 2019-08-15 02:45
The announcement comes after two Swedish men are charged over bomb attacks in Copenhagen. ...

China describes Hong Kong protests as 'near terrorism'

BBC - 2019-08-15 01:57
It comes after protesters clashed with police officers, and detained two men, at Hong Kong's airport. ...

Five Years After Daesh Unleashed Genocide In Iraq: Survivors Are Still Waiting For Security

Forbes - 2019-08-14 20:06

India floods: More than 140 dead after torrential rain

BBC - 2019-08-13 02:32
Monsoon flooding in India has killed more than 140 people, with hundreds of thousands evacuated. ...

Turkey coastguard: Eight dead after migrant boat sinks off coast | News24

News24 - 2019-08-11 15:08

Continued Hunger Strike of Five Kurdish Political and Religious Prisoners at Orumiyeh Central Prison

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2019-08-10 02:01
Five Kurdish political and religious prisoners “Bashir Pirmawane”, “Rahmi Turgut”, Mostafa Sabzi, Qader Salimi and Mohammad Pishbin are still on hunger strike since last week in protest against the refusal of prison… The post Continued Hunger Strike of F ...

'Brief radiation spike' after rocket engine blast in northern Russia

BBC - 2019-08-09 03:05
The explosion on a naval test range in Arkhangelsk region kills two people and injures six. ...

The graduation of 173 fighters and commanders from the military training academies

SDF Press - 2019-08-07 22:00
AYN ISSA – The military training academies of the Martyr Adnan Abu Amjad’s Central Training Office graduated on Wednesday 173 fighters with different specialties. The fighters received training at the Martyr Joan Arab’s Leadership Academy, which included ...

Multiple deaths after shooting at Texas shopping complex, police say

Gulan Media - 2019-08-04 06:33

Five years after ISIS massacre, UN Iraq envoy pushes to restore stability to Sinjar

Kurdistan24 - 2019-08-01 22:51

Scores of Migrants Feared Dead after Boats Capsize Off Libya | Asharq AL-awsat

Aawsat - 2019-07-25 20:38

One Kolbar Killed and Another Wounded by Military Forces

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2019-07-18 02:01
A Kolbar was killed in Sardasht while another one was wounded at the border of Khoy after being shot by military forces during the past few days. Kurdistan Human Rights Network (KHRN)… ...

Turkish diplomat, one other shot dead in Iraqi Kurdistan capital

E-Kurd - 2019-07-17 19:38
HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— At least two people including a Turkish diplomat were shot dead on Wednesday in a rare attack in the Iraqi Kurdistan capital city of Erbil, Kurdish security officials and Turkey’s foreign ministry said. A gunman op ...

What does Turkey’s military build-up on Rojava border mean?

ANF - 2019-07-17 15:05
Turkey has received the S-400 parts, and simultaneously started a military build-up at Rojava border. Turkey blackmailed the US to change course and gave Russia a message that they could disrupt US plans for the region to look for approval for buffer zone ...