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Darbandikhan Dam Feared to Collapse After Earthquake: Minister

BAS News - 2017-11-29 15:31
ERBIL — The Minister of Agriculture and Water Resources of the Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) warned on Wednesday about the collapse of Darbandikhan Dam in southwestern Sulaymaniyah province. Abdulsattar Majid, the KRG Minister of Agriculture and Wa ...

PUK Escorts Hashd Al-Shaabi to Darbandikhan, SE Sulaymaniyah: Official

BAS News - 2017-11-18 18:26
ERBIL — A Kurdish official stated on Saturday that a group within the Patriotic Union of Kurdistan (PUK) has helped Hashd al-Shaabi forces travel to Darbandikhan district in southeast of Sulaymaniyah province. Sheikh Jaafar Sheikh Mustafa, head of the Ku ...

Darbandikhan and Mosul Dams Unlikely to Survive Another Earthquake

BAS News - 2017-11-14 01:46
ERBIL — The Committee of Agriculture of the Kurdistan Region Parliament warned about the danger that the earthquakes pose to the Darbandikhan and Mosul dams in northern Iraq. Abbas Ghazali, a member of the committee, told BasNews that the dams won’t surv ...

Iraqi Kurdistan News in brief – December 4, 2016

E-Kurd - 2016-12-05 22:29
Kurdish security forces kill gunman near Darbandikhan Sulaimani: A suicide bomber wearing an explosives belt blew himself up and Kurdish security forces killed another armed man on Sunday (December 4) in a village near the town of Darbandikhan, located ab ...

Darbandikhan: 2 attackers blow themselves up, no one hurt

Waar Media - 2016-12-04 17:44
Waar, Duhok: Two suspected Islamic State suicide bomber blew themselves up after they were besieged by security forces in a village southeast of Erbil Sunday, an official said. Darbandikhan mayor Naseh Hasan told Waar a heavy gun battle took place between ...

Suspected Islamist militants kill 2 in Darbandikhan

Waar Media - 2016-12-02 19:00
Waar, Duhok: Suspected Islamisy militants have killed two civilians in Sulaimani’s southeastern Darbandikhan town over night. The incident occurred in Barkal village near Darbandikhan where gunmen riddled a pick up bullets, killing one person. The second ...

Darbandikhan: husband, wife arrested on links with IS

Waar Media - 2016-11-30 18:25
Waar, Duhok: Kurdish security forces arrested a Kurdish man and his wife on charges of having links with the Islamic State in Darbandikhan town, 65 km southeast of Sulaimani. Waar correspondent in Sulaimani confirmed the arrests but couldn’t get further d ...
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