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High-ranking PUK official wants to make Kurdistan 'green' |

High-ranking PUK official wants to make Kurdistan 'green' |

Rûdaw - 2019-09-11 20:12

High-ranking PUK official wants to make Kurdistan \'green\' | - Rûdaw

KRG Clarifies on Stopping PUK Official at Erbil Checkpoint

BAS News - 2019-09-19 17:41
ERBIL - The Kurdistan Regional Government's (KRG) Ministry of Interior has issued a clarification on retaining an official from the Patriotic Union of Kurdistan (PUK) at a checkpoint in the capital Erbil on Thursday. PUK politburo member Mahmoud Sangawi ...

Trump: ‘If Iran wants to fight, that will be the official end of Iran’ – POLITICO

Politico - 2019-09-17 20:58

Drone Attack Targets Tribal Forces’ Depot East of Iraq

BAS News - 2019-09-10 10:55
ERBIL — Another arms depot in Iraq exploded late on Monday in the easter province of Anbar, near the border with Syria. A local “high-ranking” official told al-Sumaria News that preliminary reports of an electrical malfunctioning as the cause of the fire ...

Russian FM to Visit Kurdistan Next Month: Report

BAS News - 2019-09-09 23:52
ERBIL - Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov is expected to pay a visit to the Kurdistan Region next month, where he will meet with senior Kurdish officials, a report revealed on Monday. Talking to Kurdistan 24, Russia's Deputy Foreign Minister Mikhail ...

Social media leading to violence against women in Kurdistan: official |

Rûdaw - 2019-09-09 17:06

KDP, PUK to Meet Today, Discuss Kirkuk

BAS News - 2019-09-09 14:48
ERBIL — Delegations from the Kurdistan Democratic Party (KDP) and Patriotic Union of Kurdistan (PUK) are scheduled to hold a meeting on Monday in Erbil. Rebaz Berkoti, head of PUK bloc at the Erbil provincial council, said the sides will mainly discuss t ...

Tomorrow is an official holiday in the Kurdistan region

Kurdiu - 2019-09-08 21:03

KRG takes a positive step to protect local agriculture |

Rûdaw - 2019-09-06 16:54

This US Factory Pays Its Workers $9.50 An Hour To Make Tear Gas For Hong Kong

Buzzfeednews - 2019-09-06 14:57

Preparations underway to write Kurdistan Region’s constitution: Lawmaker

Kurdistan24 - 2019-09-05 07:49

Iran set to make new cut in nuclear commitments

Gulan Media - 2019-09-04 20:23

New French Consul General assumes office in Kurdistan Region

KRG-Spain - 2019-08-30 00:01
Erbil, Kurdistan Region, Iraq ( – Minister Safeen Dizayee received Mr Olivier Decottignies, new Consul General of the Republic of France to the Kurdistan Region who visited KRG Department of Foreign Relations for taking up his new duties in Er ...

Al-Qaim restored to life

The Global Coalition - 2019-08-23 02:54
Al-Qaim was one of the last towns in Iraq to be liberated from Daesh in November 2017 – but the work to make it liveable again was only just beginning Article Al-Qaim restored to life Appeared first on The Global Coalition Against Daesh. ...

Gender and violence research centres progress in Iraqi Kurdistan

Rûdaw - 2019-08-18 11:28
We need all the support we can get to make our world safer for women ...