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Iraqi fisherman flounder on the Shatt al-ArabRûdaw - 2019-03-24 06:17
Iran and Kuwait prevent them from fishing further out at sea ...
US recognizes Israeli control of Golan Heights as Arabs 'shrug,' while Turkey, Iran protestKurdistan24 - 2019-03-23 08:22
Syria ally Iran ‘shocked’ at Trump Golan decisionTribuneindia - 2019-03-23 06:17
Syria ally Iran ‘shocked’ at Trump Golan decision | Business RecorderBrecorder - 2019-03-23 03:27
Russia's Putin hosts Iran and Turkey leaders for Syrian war talksThedefensepost - 2019-03-22 23:38
U.S. Sanctions Hit Iran’s Oil Lifeline to Syria - WSJWSJ - 2019-03-22 18:59
"Preemptive and aggressive actions" A New Approach of Iran's Government to Encounter Kurdish PartiesKurdpa - 2019-03-22 17:23
Kurdpa Agency: The secretary of the National Security Council of Iran, in a meeting with the Revolutionary Guards commanders in Urmia, announced "preemptive and aggressive measures" to confront the activities of the Kurdish parties. ...
Iran will boost defense capabilities despite US pressure, says KhameneiGulan Media - 2019-03-22 06:28
Iran leader dismisses Europe trade mechanism as 'bitter joke'Rûdaw - 2019-03-22 06:02
Western politicians are 'savages,' said Khamenei in Newroz address ...
Plane flying from UAE to Turkey crashes in Iran, killing 11 | The Spokesman-ReviewSpokesman - 2019-03-22 03:18
U.S. Joins Israel's Plan for Syria as Assad Gets More Support From Russia, Iran and OthersNewsweek - 2019-03-22 00:16
Iran leader calls economy 'urgent problem'Rûdaw - 2019-03-21 19:40
Al-Monitor: Iraqi Kurds urge their Syrian cousins to make peace with DamascusJustice for Kurds - 2019-03-21 14:28
ERBIL, Iraqi Kurdistan — It has been nearly a year and a half since the Iraqi Kurds held their referendum on independence. The fallout from the referendum, which faced stiff opposition from Baghdad, the United States, Turkey and Iran, has been devastating ...
Rudaw: Global leaders send celebratory messages on Newroz holidayJustice for Kurds - 2019-03-21 14:28
ERBIL, Kurdistan Region — Diplomats and leaders from around the world are wishing people a happy Newroz on the occasion of the three-day new year festival celebrated throughout Kurdistan, Iran, and elsewhere. “For all of us, it is a chance to reaffirm our ...
What Is Nowruz? Trump, Iran's Ayatollah Deliver Messages On Persian New YearIbtimes - 2019-03-21 13:18
Iran denies joint raid with Turkey against Kurd rebels - Times of IndiaIndiatimes - 2019-03-21 06:57
Turkey, Iran commanders agree to continue operations against PKK - Middle East News - Haaretz.comHaaretz - 2019-03-21 03:06
Rouhani calls on Iran's political factions to end infighting, unite against enemiesYahoo - 2019-03-21 01:42
Intel: Iran’s top diplomat offers resignation after being iced out of Syria talksAl Monitor - 2019-03-20 23:29
Turkey, Iran Join Forces Against Kurdish RebelsVoanews - 2019-03-20 22:31
Iran's Zarif: will strengthen ties with nations tired of U.S. 'bullying'Yahoo - 2019-03-20 20:43
Iran denies for 2nd time joint op with Turkey against Kurdish rebels – spokesman — RT NewslineRT - 2019-03-20 19:39
Iran denies again joint operation with Turkey against PKK: Tasnim news | ReutersReuters - 2019-03-20 19:08
Turkey says agreed with Iran to continue operations against PKK, Iran says no joint operation | EuronewsEuronews - 2019-03-20 18:06
Iran denies again joint operation with Turkey against PKK: Tasnim newsReuters - 2019-03-20 17:44
A spokesman for Iran's armed forces said on Wednesday there was no joint operation with Turkey near their border, as Tehran denied for the second time any involvement in Turkish attacks against militants from the Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK). ...
Turkey says agreed with Iran to continue operations against PKK, Iran says no joint operationReuters - 2019-03-20 17:44
Turkey said on Wednesday Turkish and Iranian military commanders had agreed to continue "simultaneous and coordinated operations" against Kurdish militants, though Iran's armed forces later said there were no joint operations. ...
Turkey says agreed with Iran to continue operations against PKK, Iran says no joint operation | ReutersReuters - 2019-03-20 17:42
Turkey, Iran commanders agree to continue operations against PKK: Turkish ministryYahoo - 2019-03-20 15:26
Iran denies joint raid with Turkey against Kurdish rebels - CGTNCGTN - 2019-03-20 14:16
Tal Afar wary and wedged between Iran, Turkey and PKKAl Monitor - 2019-03-20 12:59
Pompeo seeks to counter Iran on Middle East tourKurdistan24 - 2019-03-20 09:22
Kurdish Activists Summoned and Threatened on the Eve of Newroz in KurdistanKurdistan Human Rights - 2019-03-20 02:00
Kurdistan Human Rights Network (KHRN): The Ministry of Intelligence of Iran has warned people against holding celebrations on the eve of the Newroz( Nowruz) in various cities and villages in Kurdistan by summoning or calling a number of Kurdish activists. ...
\"Preemptive and aggressive actions\" A New Approach of Iran\'s Government to Encounter Kurdish PartiesKurdpa - 2019-03-20 01:37
U.S. says Iran missile program destabilizing Middle EastGulan Media - 2019-03-19 23:11
Damascus threatens Kurds with military defeat, Iran demands U.S. leave Syria - Middle East News - Haaretz.comHaaretz - 2019-03-19 20:32
Kurdistan siriano: dopo Erdogan anche Siria e Iran minacciano i curdiRightsreporter - 2019-03-19 19:55
Turchia e Iran conducono operazione congiunta contro Partito dei Lavoratori del Kurdistan - Sputnik ItaliaSputnik - 2019-03-19 16:57
L'Iran dément participer à l'opération turque contre des rebelles kurdesLefigaro - 2019-03-19 14:35
Iran-Turchia: Teheran nega operazioni congiunte con Ankara contro gruppi armati curdi | Agenzia NovaAgenzianova - 2019-03-19 14:28
Opération turco-iranienne contre des rebelles kurdes (ministre turc)Institut kurde - Paris - 2019-03-19 12:58
La Turquie et l'Iran ont lancé lundi une "opération conjointe" inédite contre les rebelles kurdes du Parti des travailleurs du Kurdistan (PKK), a annoncé le ministre turc de l'Intérieur Süleyman Soylu. ...
L'Iran dément participer à l'opération turque contre des rebelles kurdesInstitut kurde - Paris - 2019-03-19 12:58
L'Iran ne participe pas à l'opération militaire turque contre des rebelles kurdes lancée lundi et présentée par Ankara comme une opération conjointe avec Téhéran, selon l'agence officielle iranienne Irna. ...
U.S. says Iran missile program destabilizing Middle EastYahoo - 2019-03-19 12:11
Streitkräfte: Iran dementiert Operation mit der Türkei gegen PKK-Guerilla - WELTWELT - 2019-03-19 11:43
Iran: Iran dementiert Operation mit der Türkei gegen PKK-Guerilla | ZEIT ONLINEZEIT - 2019-03-19 11:13
ANALYSIS: Iran making progress in plan for Israel's annihilation - Israel National NewsIsraelnationalnews - 2019-03-19 10:43
Iran denies joint raid with Turkey against Kurdish rebels | The Times of IsraelTimesofisrael - 2019-03-19 10:39
Iran denies joint raid with Turkey against Kurd rebels | Arab NewsArabnews - 2019-03-19 09:55
Turkey, Iran to stage joint raid against KurdsGulfnews - 2019-03-19 07:15
Turkey, Iran launch joint raid against Kurdish rebels - minister | The Times of IsraelTimesofisrael - 2019-03-19 07:05
Iran Refutes Turkey's Claims of Anti-PKK Joint OperationGulan Media - 2019-03-19 06:33
Turkey announces operation against Kurdish rebelsSeattle Times - 2019-03-19 06:12
ISTANBUL (AP) — Turkey has announced a military operation against Kurdish militants along its eastern border with Iran. Turkish Interior Minister Suleyman Soylu says the operation against the outlawed Kurdistan Workers’ Party, or PKK, began Monday. He de ...
Iran denies joint operation with Turkey against PKKYnet - 2019-03-19 03:23
Intel: Why Turkey might want the US to think it’s working with IranAl Monitor - 2019-03-19 03:13
Iran denies joint operation with Turkey against PKK: Fars | ReutersReuters - 2019-03-19 02:55
Turkey, Iran conduct joint operation against Kurdish rebelsCitynews1130 - 2019-03-19 02:40
Türkei: Ankara: Türkei und Iran beginnen gemeinsamen Einsatz gegen PKK | ZEIT ONLINEZEIT - 2019-03-19 02:36
Turkey, Iran conduct joint operation against Kurdish rebels660citynews - 2019-03-19 02:35
Streitkräfte: Ankara: Türkei und Iran beginnen gemeinsamen Einsatz gegen PKK - WELTWELT - 2019-03-19 00:03
Turkey, Iran launch joint operation against Kurdish rebels: ministerE-Kurd - 2019-03-18 22:59
ANKARA,— Turkey and Iran on Monday started a joint military operation against Kurdish rebels on Turkey’s eastern border, state-run Anadolu news agency quoted the Turkish interior minister as saying. Turkey has recently talked about a possible joint opera ...
Iran denies joint operation with Turkey against Kurdish rebelsE-Kurd - 2019-03-18 22:59
TEHRAN,— Iran has denied the Turkish Interior Minister’s comments on Tehran and Ankara carrying out a joint operation against Kurdish militants, Fars news reported on Monday. The unnamed official from the Iranian Armed Forces’ General Staff told the stat ...
Iran official denies joint ops with Turkey against PKKRûdaw - 2019-03-18 22:39
Iranian forces “do not have any role in this operation” ...
Iran should back an independent Kurdistan: political scientistRûdaw - 2019-03-18 21:16
Turkey announces joint raids with Iran against Kurdish rebels | Iran News | Al JazeeraAljazeera - 2019-03-18 21:05
Turkije zegt met Iran aanval op PKK te hebben uitgevoerd | NU - Het laatste nieuws het eerst op NU.nlNU - 2019-03-18 19:50
Iran Demands US Leave Syria, Damascus Threatens Its AllyIJR - 2019-03-18 18:51
Iran demands US leave Syria, Damascus threatens KurdsYnet - 2019-03-18 18:03
Turkey, Iran conduct joint operation against Kurdish rebelsFOX News - 2019-03-18 17:45
Turkey has announced a joint military operation with Iran against Kurdish militants. ...
Damascus threatens Kurds with military defeat, Iran demands U.S. leave Syria - Syria - Haaretz.comHaaretz - 2019-03-18 16:22
Turkey, Iran carried out joint operations against 'Kurdish militants,' says minister - Middle East News - Haaretz.comHaaretz - 2019-03-18 15:05
Turkey, Iran carried out joint operation against Kurdish militants: minister | ReutersReuters - 2019-03-18 14:53
Military meeting of Syria, Iraq and IranANF - 2019-03-18 14:39
Iranian Chief of Staff Mohammed Bageri said the presence of US in Syria, and the presence of foreign forces in Idlib was illegal. ...
Turkey, Iran launch joint raid against Kurdish rebels: Minister | Business Standard NewsBusiness Standard - 2019-03-18 14:38
Turkey hopes Iran, Iraq and Syria will help it strangle the PKK - Middle East - Jerusalem PostJpost - 2019-03-18 13:33
Iran Seeking Barham Salih’s Help to Revive 1975 Algiers AgreementBAS News - 2019-03-18 12:48
ERBIL — The Iranian government is working to further foster its relations with neighboring Iraq as part of its attempt to cope with the economic and diplomatic hardship at the wake of the US-imposed sanctions. Following a recent visit by Iranian Presiden ...
Iran: “Pistachios for Rent” as People Unable to Afford to PurchaseBAS News - 2019-03-18 11:17
ERBIL — Iran is obviously struggling under the pressure of US-imposed sanctions against its main source of national revenue, oil. The government is in trouble with providing jobs and controlling the market prices. However, the greatest price seems to be ...
Young Kurdish Porter Freezes to Death on Iran BorderBAS News - 2019-03-18 11:17
ERBIL — Another young Kurdish porter lost his life in the cold weather while carrying goods on Iran’s border with Kurdistan Region. Hangaw Organization for Human Rights reported on Monday that the man was found frozen in the mountainous areas of Sardasht ...
Three Kurdish Citizens Commit Suicide in One Week in Iran: MonitorGulan Media - 2019-03-18 03:27
A Kurdish Environmental Activist Arrested in RamsarKurdistan Human Rights - 2019-03-18 02:00
Kurdistan Human Rights Network (KHRN): Jalal Rostami, an environmental activist from Shahini village of Kamyaran and resident of Ramsar in northern Iran, was arrested by security forces at his workplace and transferred to the Ministry of Intelligence Dete ...
United Nations: Our Newest Women's Rights Committee Member is...IranTownhall - 2019-03-17 23:39
Iran's Top Commander Calls for Pullout of Foreign Troops from SyriaBAS News - 2019-03-17 22:37
ERBIL - The Chief of General Staff of Iranian Armed Forces Major General Mohammed Hussein Bagheri has urged the foreign forces in Syria, who have no permission from Damascus, to withdraw from the country. The Iranian top commander made the comments durin ...
Three Kurdish Citizens Commit Suicide in One Week in Iran: MonitorBAS News - 2019-03-17 19:23
ERBIL - At least three Kurdish citizens have committed suicide this week in Iran due to poverty in the country, a monitoring group reported on Sunday. In the first incident, Ali Mir Mirai, the father of a child in the Kurdish city of Ilam, shot himself d ...
Iran oil minister: US sanctions hamper gas pipeline deals with nRûdaw - 2019-03-17 17:20
Iran fires ballistic missiles at northeastern Syria in retaliation for Ahvaz attackThedefensepost - 2019-03-17 15:15
US Lost in Iraq: Shi’ite Militia SpokespersonBAS News - 2019-03-17 09:17
ERBIL — An Iraqi Shi’ite militia leader has claimed that the results of last parliamentary election proved US failure in Iraq. Mahmoud Rubai’i, a spokesperson for Asaib Ahl al-Haq, a pro-Iran militia group operating under the umbrella of Hashd al-Shaabi, ...
Iran sentences US Navy veteran to 10 years in prison for insultiRûdaw - 2019-03-17 08:53
Russia, Turkey, Iran Poised to Map Syria’s Future - New Delhi Times - India's Only International NewspaperNewdelhitimes - 2019-03-17 03:28
42 NGOs Including KHRN Demand Renewal of Mandate for Special Rapporteur on Human Rights in IranKurdistan Human Rights - 2019-03-17 02:00
Friday 15 March 2019 TO: Member states of the United Nations Human Rights Council Your Excellency, We, the undersigned Iranian and international human rights organisations, urge your government to support resolution A/HRC/40/L.15 renewing the mandate of t ...
Iran-Backed Militias Work to Drive U.S. From Iraq | Small Wars JournalSmallwarsjournal - 2019-03-16 20:49
The changing face of Iran | International Politics and Society - IPSIps Journal - 2019-03-15 22:37
Türkei drängt Iran zu Offensive gegen PKK - SPIEGEL ONLINESpiegel - 2019-03-15 20:07
Iran backed Popular Mobilization Forces pressures U.S. to leave Iraq - Washington TimesWashingtontimes - 2019-03-15 18:53
Iran nomenat membre del comitè de l'ONU que jutja violacions dels drets de les donesKurdisCat - 2019-03-15 16:07
Sense broma: la República Islàmica de l'Iran var ser nomenada el 13 de març membre de la comissió de drets de l'ONU que jutja queixes de violacions dels drets de les dones. El nomenament arriba només un dia després que el règim clerical condemnés a l'advo ...
Refugiado kurdo-iraní gana cerca de US$ 90.000 en premios literarios de Australia | CNNCNN - 2019-03-15 13:27
Drohende Militäraktion: Türkei drängt Iran zu Offensive gegen PKKDer Spiegel Online - 2019-03-15 12:32
Die Türkei droht mit neuen Militärschlägen gegen die PKK. Diesmal will Erdogan die kurdische Miliz Seite an Seite mit iranischen Truppen attackieren. Wie entscheidet sich Teheran? ...