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FLASHBACK: Comey's FBI Embraced American ISIS Terrorist, Helped Him Get DOJ Job | Homeland SecurityPjmedia - 2019-03-21 11:57
Three children dropped to safety from apartment fire in IowaBBC - 2019-03-21 00:38
Dramatic bodycam video shows police officers catching them from a third floor apartment in the American state of Iowa. ...
Bernard-Henri Lévy's Take On What Declining American Influence And Leadership Means For The World | WLRNWLRN - 2019-03-20 12:04
American Muslim Group Calls for Advertisers to Drop Fox News Unless Jeanine Pirro, Tucker Carlson Are FiredYahoo - 2019-03-20 11:17
Bernard-Henri Lévy's Take On What Declining American Influence And Leadership Means For The World | Texas Public RadioTPR - 2019-03-20 07:55
Senior US defense officials push back on report of capture of ISIS fighters responsible for American deaths [Video]Yahoo - 2019-03-19 23:00
Bernard-Henri Lévy's Take On What Declining American Influence And Leadership Means For The World | WBAAWBAA - 2019-03-19 20:16
Bernard-Henri Lévy's Take On What Declining American Influence And Leadership Means For The World | Here & NowWBUR - 2019-03-19 17:59
U.S.-backed forces capture Syria suspects tied to American deaths: sources | ReutersReuters - 2019-03-19 17:07
Turkey’s Refugee Dilemma - Center for American ProgressAmericanprogress - 2019-03-18 22:00
Ilhan Omar accused of supporting AIPAC after critiquing Assad - American Politics - Jerusalem PostJpost - 2019-03-16 12:10
Trump meets with American freed from captivity in Yemen | WBFFFoxbaltimore - 2019-03-15 01:47
Want American Troop Protection? Trump Says Pony Up - Liberty NationLibertynation - 2019-03-14 23:34
Is the American Justice System Equipped to Deal With an Ex-ISIS Member? - Pacific StandardPsmag - 2019-03-14 22:47
400 American Troops Can’t Do Anything | Council on Foreign RelationsCFR - 2019-03-14 20:56
Will Democrats Go Full Hawk? | The American ConservativeTheamericanconservative - 2019-03-14 17:56
UNMAS Senior Manager at AUKThe American University of Kurdistan - 2019-03-14 02:00
Duhok, Kurdistan Region of Iraq – March 12th, 2019- Senior Manager of United Nations Mine Action Service- Iraq (UNMAS) Mr. Pehr Lodhammar, visited the American University of Kurdistan for a lecture on “Explosive Hazard Management in Iraq – Challenges and ...
Turkish occupation of Afrin discussed at UN Human Rights sessionANF - 2019-03-14 00:23
American international conflict analyst Dr. Thoreau Redcrow underlined that a policy of ethnic cleansing is being carried out in the Afrin region since its occupation by the Turkish state. ...
Live: Biden delivers address to the American Society of Public Administration | KGANCbs2iowa - 2019-03-12 16:44
The collapse of American empire is a warning to Europe - Modern DiplomacyModerndiplomacy - 2019-03-11 19:06
Trump, Netanyahu 'have unleashed horror in the American Jewish community'Yahoo - 2019-03-11 16:56
AUK Honors International Women’s DayThe American University of Kurdistan - 2019-03-11 02:01
Duhok, Kurdistan Region of Iraq – March 7th, 2019- To mark International Women’s Day, the center of the Rotunda inside AUK’s Mala Mustafa Barzani building was overtaken by a newly purchased three-meter fig tree. Yellow, blue and white ribbons presenting t ...
At least 25 Central American migrants die in Mexico accident | WBFFFoxbaltimore - 2019-03-08 21:23
Russia detains, plans to deport American Mormons over visasYahoo - 2019-03-08 06:34
Does Donald Trump get Apple boss’s name wrong?BBC - 2019-03-08 01:16
The US president was praising the work of Tim Cook at an American Workforce Policy Advisory Board meeting. ...
What Happened When We Kept Out of the India-Pakistan Fracas? | The American ConservativeTheamericanconservative - 2019-03-07 07:27
As democracy disappears in Iraqi Kurdistan, Massoud Barzani’s legacy is in tattersE-Kurd - 2019-03-07 06:15
“Massoud Barzani, his nephew, and his sons often take umbrage when compared to Saddam or sons Uday and Qusay, but they continue to provide fodder for comparison” Michael Rubin | American Enterprise Institute Now is the time for Massoud Barzani to think a ...
Trump meets with American freed from captivity in Yemen | KGANCbs2iowa - 2019-03-07 00:46
400 American Troops Can’t Do Anything – Foreign PolicyForeignpolicy - 2019-03-07 00:19
U.S. Female Veterans and Volunteers Aid Iraqi Kurdistan as NursesE-Kurd - 2019-03-06 13:59
Vanessa Powell | Exclusive to Ekurd.net In recent weeks images of the Shannon Kent, the American cryptologist who died in Syria a suicide bombing in Syria have been circulated across the media. The now famous image, of the gun-totting cryptologist on her ...
Oil Prices Down As US Majors Plan to Raise ProductionWaar Media - 2019-03-06 12:13
WAAR_DUHOK Crude oil prices were down at trading start on Wednesday as two major American oil producers announced plans to boost their production over the next five years. International benchmark Brent crude was trading at $65.41 per barrel with a 0.3 pe ...
6th Sulaimaniya Forum to Open on ThursdayBAS News - 2019-03-05 22:19
ERBIL - The sixth Sulaimaniya Forum will be held tomorrow at the American University of Iraq, Sulaimaniya (AUIS). Titled as "Iraq and its Neighbors: Towards a New Regional Order", the annual event will open on March 6 and 7 where several world and Iraqi ...
These innocent American children were taken to Syria by their Isis sympathiser mother — now it's time to bring them home | The IndependentIndependent - 2019-03-05 21:42
Why has Somaliland succeeded where Iraqi Kurdistan has failed?E-Kurd - 2019-03-05 15:43
Michael Rubin | American Enterprise Institute Throughout 1988, MiG-17 fighter jets would take off from an airfield on the outskirts of town. Locals referred to it as the 4-4-4: Within four minutes, they’d be over the city. They would drop four bombs, and ...
U.N. Working Group on Arbitrary Detention Issues Opinion Unequivocally Condemning American Pastor Andrew Brunson’s Prior “Arbitrary Deprivation of Liberty” and Urging Turkey to Make “Reparations” | American Center for Law and JusticeACLJ - 2019-03-05 13:59
Radio Recap: Is Venezuela the Syria of the West? | American Center for Law and JusticeACLJ - 2019-03-05 13:59
Guest column: Take American back from Trump;Bendbulletin - 2019-03-05 10:15
Helicopter Crash Kills 4 Americans, Pilot in KenyaWaar Media - 2019-03-04 13:35
WAAR_DUHOK Four American tourists and a pilot were killed when their helicopter crashed on Sunday night in northern Kenya, local police said on Monday. “Last evening at about 8pm [1700 GMT], a helicopter crashed at Central Island National Park in Lake Tu ...
Brent Increases To Over $65 At Week Beginning March 4Waar Media - 2019-03-04 13:35
WAAR_DUHOK International benchmark Brent crude increased to $65.21 per barrel at 0639 GMT while the price of American benchmark West Texas Intermediate (WTI) boosted to $55.94 a barrel on Monday. On Friday, Brent closed at $64.76 per barrel and WTI trade ...
‘An American Story’ highlights understanding, overcoming racism - The Newnan Times-HeraldTimes Herald - 2019-03-03 14:13
Bernard-Henri Levy: Kurdistan reveals the American retreatKurdistan24 - 2019-03-02 20:00
Trump says all Islamic State territory retaken, contradicting allied Kurdish commanderE-Kurd - 2019-03-01 13:06
WASHINGTON,— U.S. President Donald Trump told American troops on Thursday that U.S.-backed Kurdish-led forces in Syria have retaken 100 percent of the territory once held by Islamic State militants, contradicting the commander of the U.S.-allied Syrian D ...
AUK elects its new Student GovernmentThe American University of Kurdistan - 2019-03-01 02:00
Duhok, Kurdistan Region of Iraq – February 27th, 2019- Students of the American University of Kurdistan in Duhok, casted their votes to elect the Student Government (SG) for the third time since the establishment of AUK. On February 27th, hundreds of stud ...
Trump expected to meet American pastor released by Turkey | PBS NewsHourPBS - 2019-02-28 21:33
Tribes in Anbar Refuse to Fight US ForcesBAS News - 2019-02-27 18:35
ERBIL - The tribes in the Iraqi province of Anbar have refused to fight the US forces in the area, considering the presence of the foreign troops normal. "We will not fight the American soldiers in Anbar for anyone," Awad al-Dilema, a member of the Anbar ...
Oil Giants Amass $1.6 Trillion in Total Revenue in 2018Waar Media - 2019-02-27 13:50
WAAR_DUHOK The world’s top 12 publicly-traded oil producing companies saw more than $1.6 trillion in total revenue in 2018, according to data compiled by Anadolu Agency on these firms’ financial results. American ExxonMobil, Chevron, ConocoPhillips, Hall ...
Trump arrives for summit, greeted by hundreds of people waving American flags [Video]Yahoo - 2019-02-27 07:05
Institutionalising India-US defence ties in American legislative precedents | ORFOrfonline - 2019-02-26 11:44
Trump pressured Israel to release Turkish terror suspect in effort to free American pastor in Turkey - Middle East News - Haaretz.comHaaretz - 2019-02-25 23:57
American families of missing Uighurs speak out at D.C. event：The Asahi ShimbunAsahi - 2019-02-25 14:22
Brent Decreases to $67 at Week Beginning Feb. 25Waar Media - 2019-02-25 10:40
WAAR_DUHOK International benchmark Brent crude decreased to $67 per barrel at 1230 GMT while American benchmark West Texas Intermediate (WTI) fell to $56.97 a barrel on Monday. On Friday, Brent closed at $67.25 per barrel while WTI traded at $57.11 per b ...
American families of missing Uighurs speak out at D.C. event | CTV NewsCtvnews - 2019-02-25 09:30
EU Politicians Break Into Air Base Holding American Nuclear Bombs to Protest Weapons StockpilingNewsweek - 2019-02-24 03:21
US Troops in Syria to Help Create Safe Zone: PentagonWaar Media - 2019-02-23 13:59
WAAR_DUHOK A couple hundred American troops will remain in Syria after the U.S. pullout as part of a multinational force to establish a safe zone in the region, the Pentagon said Friday. “U.S. forces numbering a couple hundred will remain in northeast Sy ...
Oil Prices at Three-Month High With Weaker DollarWaar Media - 2019-02-23 13:59
WAAR_DUHOK Brent crude price reached a three-month high for week ending Feb. 23 supported by the U.S. Federal Reserve’s decision to pause rate hikes this year while pushing the American dollar lower. International benchmark Brent crude was trading at $67 ...
Syrian Kurdistan administration says U.S. troop decision will protect areaE-Kurd - 2019-02-22 16:58
QAMISHLO, Syrian Kurdistan,— The Kurdish-led administration in Syrian Kurdistan (Rojava) that runs much of northern Syria welcomed a U.S. decision to keep 200 American troops in the country after a pullout, saying it would protect their region and may en ...
Live:Trump attends the reception for National African American History Month | KGANCbs2iowa - 2019-02-22 13:20
US: IS Bride Huda Muthana Can’t ReturnBAS News - 2019-02-21 11:05
ERBIL — The United States has rejected admitting Huda Muthana, a young woman known as the American Islamic State (IS) bride. Muthana left her home in Alabama in 2014 to join the Islamic State (IS) in Syria. Soon after her arrival, she started an online p ...
US Refuses Entry to Alabama Woman Who joined DaeshWaar Media - 2019-02-21 09:31
WAAR_DUHOK Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said Wednesday that an American woman who fled the U.S. to join the Daesh terrorist group in Syria would not be taken back to the country. Hoda Muthana first left the U.S. when she was 20 years old, joining Daesh ...
AUK Celebrates Valentine’s DayThe American University of Kurdistan - 2019-02-21 02:01
Duhok, Kurdistan Region of Iraq – February 14th, 2019- Students of the American University of Kurdistan in Duhok, celebrated Valentine’s Day for the first time since the establishment of the University and in an unconventional manner where hundreds of ros ...
US weighing options on American IS sympathizer in SyriaFrance24 - 2019-02-20 18:08
Speech on “Black History Month” by US Consul General for Basrah at AUKThe American University of Kurdistan - 2019-02-20 02:00
Duhok, Kurdistan Region of Iraq – February 18th, 2019- The US Consul General for Basrah, Mr. Timmy Davis visited the American University of Kurdistan as a part of a cultural and educational tour of Kurdistan and delivered a speech on Black History Month. ...
Latin America: Uncle Sam’s Foreign Policy Graveyard – American Free PressAmericanfreepress - 2019-02-19 01:39
TRUMP: 'I am more of a spy' than an American pastor jailed in Turkey - Business Insider DeutschlandBusinessinsider - 2019-02-18 21:03
Moon Rush: NASA Wants Commercial Lunar Delivery Services to Start This YearWaar Media - 2019-02-16 23:05
WAAR_DUHOK NASA is eager to get back to the surface of the moon. In November, the agency tagged nine American companies as eligible to bid on delivering robotic NASA payloads to the moon, via Commercial Lunar Payload Services (CLPS) contracts. Thursday ( ...
American Weapons Fall Into the Hands of Iran's Proxy in Yemen | theTrumpet.comThetrumpet - 2019-02-16 01:17
[IN PICTURES]: Valentine's Day at the American University of KurdistanBAS News - 2019-02-14 22:28
A Clusterf%$# of American Proportions – American GreatnessAmgreatness - 2019-02-14 07:21
Trump: Omar Should Resign for Anti-Israel CommentsWaar Media - 2019-02-13 09:43
WAAR_DUHOK U.S. President Donald Trump on Tuesday said freshman congresswoman Ilhan Omar should resign following comments she made that were critical of Israel’s influence in American politics. “I think she should either resign from Congress or she shoul ...
American Weapons Fall Into the Hands of Iran’s Proxy in Yemen - WatchJerusalemWatchjerusalem - 2019-02-12 22:38
Maduro Launches Large-Scale War Game Amid CrisisWaar Media - 2019-02-11 14:37
WAAR_DUHOK Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro launched what he described as the “most important” military drills in the history on Sunday amid an ongoing political crisis in the South American nation. The large-scale military exercise, which is being he ...
U.S. forces withdrawal from Syria likely to start in ‘weeks’, top general saysE-Kurd - 2019-02-11 14:01
WASHINGTON,— The United States is likely just weeks away from starting the withdrawal of ground troops from Syria ordered by President Donald Trump, the top U.S. commander overseeing American forces in the Middle East said on Sunday. U.S. Army General Jo ...
Trump’s ‘Eyeball-to-Eyeball’ Orders to the Generals on Syria | The American ConservativeTheamericanconservative - 2019-02-11 03:00
Reclaiming American internationalismEjinsight - 2019-02-10 19:57
What is HIAS, and why did the Pittsburgh shooter hate it? - American Politics - Jerusalem PostJpost - 2019-02-10 18:11
Senator Elizabeth Warren The First Native American Woman Nominated for US Presidential ElectionWaar Media - 2019-02-10 11:44
WAAR_DUHOK Senator Elizabeth Warren formally launched her presidential bid, as the first Native American to be nominated for US presidency elections; a message she hopes will distinguish her in a crowded Democratic field and help her move past the contro ...
Potential Turkish Military Move on Afrin Risks Wider War - Center for American ProgressAmericanprogress - 2019-02-10 11:34
Turkey keeps American pastor in jail, defying US pressureYahoo - 2019-02-10 10:18
Father of Dr. Oz Dies Aged 94 in IstanbulWaar Media - 2019-02-10 09:13
WAAR_DUHOK Father of Turkish-American cardiac surgeon and talk show host Dr. Mehmet Oz has died at the age of 94 in Istanbul on Saturday, according to hospital sources. Mustafa Oz was receiving treatment for a while, said the sources, who asked not to be ...
U.S. military aims to withdraw from Syria’s Kurdish region by April: WSJE-Kurd - 2019-02-09 12:13
WASHINGTON,— The U.S. military is preparing to withdraw American forces from Syria by the end of April and a significant portion of them will be out by the middle of March, the Wall Street Journal reported, citing current and former U.S. officials. A U.S ...
U.S. Military Sets April Target Date for Leaving SyriaThe Wall Street Journal - 2019-02-09 00:58
The Pentagon is preparing to pull all American forces out of Syria by the end of April, even though the Trump administration has yet to come up with a plan to protect its Kurdish partners from attack when they leave, current and former U.S. officials said ...
Elizabeth Warren faces new fallout over Native American ancestry claim ahead of her presidential announcement [Video]Yahoo - 2019-02-08 20:43
Trump telling Jimmy Fallon to 'be a man' tells us a lot about the overt masculinity that underpins American society | The IndependentIndependent - 2019-02-08 18:24
How Donald Trump’s Foreign Policy Defies America’s Best Interests - The American InterestThe American Interest - 2019-02-08 14:31
American declinists have lost the battle of ideas but not the waRûdaw - 2019-02-08 13:27
Rojava’s democratic confederalism: the experiment of an AmericanRûdaw - 2019-02-07 23:05
SDF-led special forces arrest eight foreign IS fighters, including one AmericanKurdistan24 - 2019-02-07 16:23
Kurdish Commander Laments American Betrayal, Urges U.S. to ‘Be Loyal’ – Foreign PolicyForeignpolicy - 2019-02-07 13:06
Trump supporters' violence is real. Ask American Muslims - Opinion - Israel News | Haaretz.comHaaretz - 2019-02-07 09:21
An American Empire of Nothing at AllFairobserver - 2019-02-07 09:20
Ignore the Free-Riding International Peanut Gallery | The American ConservativeTheamericanconservative - 2019-02-07 07:14
The American Constitutional Upside Down · 71 Republic71republic - 2019-02-06 20:22
Trump says American dream at stake in US midterms | The Daily StarThedailystar - 2019-02-06 20:19
Greek American International Law Attorney Christina G. Hioureas Works to Resolve International Conflicts - Hellenic News of AmericaHellenicnews - 2019-02-06 19:30
Turkey's Islamist Push into South Asia Aided by American Proxies - The Jewish VoiceThejewishvoice - 2019-02-06 19:30
What Is A Cancer Preventive DietWaar Media - 2019-02-05 15:18
WAAR_DUHOK Cancer Preventive Diet According to The American Institute of Cancer Research, the cancer preventive diet, or The New American Plate, is not a diet, but instead, it is a new way of looking at choosing the foods you consume every day. To preven ...
Brent Prevails Above $62 at Week Beginning Feb. 4Waar Media - 2019-02-04 17:09
WAAR_DUHOK International benchmark Brent crude traded at $62.90 per barrel at 06.39 GMT on Monday while American benchmark West Texas Intermediate (WTI) saw prices of $55.09. Crude oil prices were down at trading start on Friday as investors focused on t ...