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Drone targets base of Iran-backed militia in northern Iraq

FOX News - 2019-07-21 06:17
Iraqi security officials announced Friday that an unmanned drone dropped explosives on a base belonging to Iran-backed paramilitary forces in northern Iraq, wounding two people. ...

Iraq launches second phase of Will of Victory anti-ISIS operation

Rûdaw - 2019-07-21 06:10
Aims to bolster security north of Baghdad and in Diyala, Saladin, and Anbar provinces ...

Iraqi Kurdistan arrests suspected shooter of Turkish diplomat

E-Kurd - 2019-07-21 06:09
HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— Iraqi Kurdish authorities announced Saturday they had arrested two suspects involved in the murder of three people, including a Turkish diplomat, in the regional capital Erbil this week. The diplomat was one of at ...

Iraqi Kurdistan arrests Turkish lawmaker's brother for assassination of diplomat

Reuters - 2019-07-20 23:07
Security services in Iraq's semi-autonomous Kurdish region said on Saturday they had arrested the brother of a lawmaker serving in the Turkish parliament for the assassination of a Turkish diplomat in the Iraqi Kurdish regional capital Erbil. ...

Iraq-Turchia: nuovo raid aereo di Ankara in territorio curdo, cinque feriti a est di Mosul | Agenzia Nova

Agenzianova - 2019-07-20 21:59

Speciale difesa: Iraq-Turchia, nuovo raid aereo di Ankara in territorio curdo, cinque feriti a est di Mosul | Agenzia Nova

Agenzianova - 2019-07-20 15:38

Turkish army bombs villages in Sidekan

ANF - 2019-07-20 15:06
Yet another attack by the Turkish army against civilian areas in southern Kurdistan, northern Iraq. ...

UN identifies 'several gaps' in schools for displaced children in Iraq

Kurdistan24 - 2019-07-20 11:54

Unidentified drone bombs Iran-allied militia base in Iraq

Kurdistan24 - 2019-07-20 10:59

DFA tells Pinoys in Iraq to stay vigilant after terrorist attack | ABS-CBN News

Abs Cbn - 2019-07-20 07:47

Turkey launches air strike on PKK in Iraqi Kurdistan after diplomat killed

E-Kurd - 2019-07-20 06:09
ANKARA,— Turkey on Thursday launched an air attack on Iraqi Kurdistan in response to the killing of a Turkish diplomat in the region, the country’s defence minister said. The Turkish vice consul to Iraq’s autonomous Kurdish region was shot dead Wednesday ...

Squeezed by sanctions, Iranian Kurds seek day jobs in Iraqi Kurdistan

E-Kurd - 2019-07-20 06:09
HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— When the car pulled up to the curb in Iraqi Kurdistan’s Erbil, a half-dozen Iranian labourers swarmed around it. Squeezed by US sanctions on Tehran, they were hunting for work across the border. Mostly Kurds themse ...

Iraqi Kurdish tourists beaten, arrested in Turkey for posing with Kurdistan flag

E-Kurd - 2019-07-20 06:09
HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— Iraqi Kurdish tourists were beaten by a group of locals in Turkey’s Trabzon province bordering the Black Sea on Thursday. Nine people were detained then released by Turkish authorities on Friday. Immediately, Kurds ...

Squeezed by Sanctions, Iranians Seek Day Jobs in Kurdish Iraq

Theglobepost - 2019-07-19 23:56

Turkish helicopters bomb villages in Bradost

ANF - 2019-07-19 20:53
The Turkish state has intensified its genocidal attacks against southern Kurdistan, northern Iraq. ...

Squeezed by sanctions, Iranians seek day jobs in Kurdish Iraq

Gulan Media - 2019-07-19 19:28

Death toll rises in attack on Turkish diplomat in Iraq | Arab News

Arabnews - 2019-07-19 18:06

Turkish soldier killed, six wounded in operation in Iraq's north

Reuters - 2019-07-19 18:06
A Turkish soldier was killed and six wounded on Friday in an operation in northern Iraq during clashes with the outlawed Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK), the Turkish defense ministry said. ...

Iraqi militias bombed by unmanned aircraft, one killed: security sources

Reuters - 2019-07-19 18:06
An unmanned aircraft dropped explosives on a base belonging to Iran-linked Shi'ite paramilitary groups in northern Iraq on Friday, killing at least one person, the army and paramilitary sources said. ...

Hashd al-Shaabi militia bombed in northern Iraq

The Defense Post - 2019-07-19 18:02
A drone bombed a base belonging to a Hashd al-Shaabi (Popular Mobilization Units) militia in Tuz Khurmatu, northern Iraq The post Hashd al-Shaabi militia bombed in northern Iraq appeared first on The Defense Post. ...

Drone drops explosives on base in north Iraq, wounding 2

Seattle Times - 2019-07-19 17:51
BAGHDAD (AP) — Iraqi security officials say an unmanned drone has dropped explosives on a base belonging to Iran-backed paramilitary forces in northern Iraq, wounding two people. Two officials said the incident occurred overnight on the base in Amerli, i ...

Turkish soldiers open fire on a child in Bradost

ANF - 2019-07-19 15:11
A child was targeted by Turkish soldiers as he grazed sheep in Bradost region of southern Kurdistan, northern Iraq. ...

Squeezed by sanctions, Iranians seek day jobs in Kurdish Iraq

Yahoo - 2019-07-19 12:22

Iraqi Kurdistan authorities release photos of suspect in Turkish diplomat’s killing

E-Kurd - 2019-07-19 11:04
HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— Iraqi Kurdistan’s counterterrorism forces on Thursday identified the lead suspect in their investigation into the deadly shooting a day earlier in Erbil that killed a Turkish diplomat and two others. On Wednesday, ...

Turkish diplomat to Iraq among three dead in Erbil shooting - The National

Thenational - 2019-07-19 07:02

Turkey bombs Kurdish region in Iraq after diplomat killed | Turkey News | Al Jazeera

Aljazeera - 2019-07-19 06:16

Mining explosion cuased an incident in Ilam

Kurdpa - 2019-07-19 01:53
Kurdpa Agency: The explosion of mines left over from an eight-year-long war between Iran and Iraq in Ilam was injured a man. ...

Turkish air raid injures 3 in Amadiya, South Kurdistan

ANF - 2019-07-18 22:37
The Turkish state has increased its genocidal attacks against southern Kurdistan, northern Iraq. ...

Yazidis receive $500,000 grant from U.S. to fund Lalish Temple restoration: ambassador

E-Kurd - 2019-07-18 21:03
DUHOK, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— Lalish Temple, the spiritual home of the Yazidi minority in Duhok in Iraqi Kurdistan, has received a $500,000 grant from the US government to fund its restoration, US Ambassador to Baghdad Mathew Tueller announced Thursda ...

Explosions injure seven in Iraq’s disputed Jalawla town

Gulan Media - 2019-07-18 18:38

Iraq says death of Turkish diplomat will not affect relations with Ankara Both states vows to find those behind attack on restaurant in the Kurdish city of Erbil July 18, 2019

The National AE - 2019-07-18 18:01

Iraq: Only Christian KRG minister swears in on Bible burned by ISIS

Ugchristiannews - 2019-07-18 17:18

KURDISTAN IRAQ. Fuoco in un ristorante a Erbil, ucciso un diplomatico turco

Nena News - 2019-07-18 17:13

Turkish army attacks a village in Bradost

ANF - 2019-07-18 15:10
Yet another attack by the Turkish army against southern Kurdistan, northern Iraq. ...

UN Special Representative in Iraq condemns killing of a Turkish diplomat and Iraqi civilian in armed attack in Erbil [EN/AR/KU] - Iraq | ReliefWeb

Reliefweb - 2019-07-18 13:23

Turkish diplomat killed in Iraq′s Kurdish capital, Irbil | News | DW | 17.07.2019

DW - 2019-07-18 12:07

Gunmen ambush Turkish diplomats inside Iraqi restaurant, killing one

The New Mail - 2019-07-18 11:29
A Turkish diplomat was shot and killed in a restaurant in the Kurdish region of Iraq Wednesday, the Turkish Foreign Ministry and media said. The attackers entered the restaurant in… The post Gunmen ambush Turkish diplomats inside Iraqi restaurant, killin ...

India condemns killing of Turkish diplomat in Iraq's Kurdistan - Xinhua | English.news.cn

Xinhuanet - 2019-07-18 11:20

Explosions injure seven in Iraq’s disputed Jalawla town

Kurdistan24 - 2019-07-18 10:43

Turkish Diplomat Killed in Iraq's Irbil | Voice of America - English

Voanews - 2019-07-18 02:14

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 ...

Turkish diplomat killed in shooting in Iraqi Kurdistan capital

The Defense Post - 2019-07-17 18:44
A Turkish diplomat was shot and killed in a restaurant in Erbil, the capital of the autonomous Kurdistan Region of Iraq The post Turkish diplomat killed in shooting in Iraqi Kurdistan capital appeared first on The Defense Post. ...

Turkish diplomat killed in northern Iraq

Seth Frantzman - 2019-07-17 18:43
Turkish diplomat killed in Iraq By SETH J. FRANTZMAN Turkish diplomats dining at a restaurant were reportedly targeted on Wednesday at a restaurant in the northern city of Erbil, which […] ...

Gunmen Attack Turkish Diplomats in Kurdish Region of Iraq

New York Times - 2019-07-17 18:18
At least one consulate employee was killed in the shooting at a restaurant, the authorities said. It was not immediately clear who was behind the assault. ...

Iraq shooting: Turkish diplomat killed in Kurdish capital of Irbil

Yahoo - 2019-07-17 18:08

At least three Turkish diplomats killed in Iraq's Erbil

Al Jazeera - 2019-07-17 17:52
Turkish consulate staff were shot while having lunch in a restaurant in the capital of Iraq's Kurdish autonomous region. ...

Turkish envoy killed in Iraq by gunman in restaurant attack

Al Jazeera - 2019-07-17 17:52
Unidentified assailant entered a restaurant in Erbil, capital of the Kurdish region in Iraq, and opened fire. ...

Turkish diplomat killed by gunmen in northern Iraqi city of Irbil

Washington Post - 2019-07-17 17:41
The attack on a restaurant also killed an unidentified Iraqi citizen, according to Iraq’s Foreign Ministry. ...

2 killed in gunmen attack in Iraq's Erbil - Xinhua | English.news.cn

Xinhuanet - 2019-07-17 16:33

66 Russian ISIS women jailed in Iraq: Lavrov

Kurdistan24 - 2019-07-17 15:57

Turkish diplomat killed in attack in Kurdish territory in Iraq

Irishtimes - 2019-07-17 15:57

Public health care revival in Iraq

The Global Coalition - 2019-07-17 15:57
Article Public health care revival in Iraq Appeared first on The Global Coalition Against Daesh. ...

Turkish diplomat killed in Kurdish territory in Iraq

Irishtimes - 2019-07-17 15:36

Attack in restaurant in northern Iraq kills Turkish diplomat - San Antonio Express-News

Mysanantonio - 2019-07-17 15:21

Iraq shooting: At least three Turkish diplomats killed in Kurdish capital of Erbil | The Independent

Independent - 2019-07-17 14:34

60 seconds in Nineveh plains, Iraq

The Global Coalition - 2019-07-17 06:37
Nineveh Plains is known for... Culture ...

UNITAD marks ‘strong progress’ in efforts to hold ISIS accountable for crimes in Iraq

Kurdistan24 - 2019-07-17 02:10

Journalists face risks in Iraq’s disputed areas with 65 reported violations in six months: Monitor

Kurdistan24 - 2019-07-16 07:42

Masrour Barzani vows to fight corruption in first Kurdistan cabinet meeting

E-Kurd - 2019-07-15 18:26
HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— Iraqi Kurdistan Prime Minister Masrour Barzani during the first cabinet meeting with new ministers, made it clear that fundamental reforms and eradication of corruption are top priorities in his cabinet. The Kurdis ...

Archaeologists uncover palace of the Mittani Empire in the Duhok province of the Kurdistan Region/ Iraq - HeritageDaily - Archaeology News

Heritagedaily - 2019-07-15 15:49

Iran launches drone and missile strikes on Kurdish positions in Iraq – Middle East Monitor

Middleeastmonitor - 2019-07-14 23:23

Dr. Farhad Pirbal detained on suspicion of burning down library in Erbil

E-Kurd - 2019-07-14 16:30
HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— Salahaddin university professor Dr. Farhad Pirbal was detained in Erbil on Sunday on suspicion of setting fire to a library. The police had arrested Pirbal at his place of work in Iraqi Kurdistan capital city of Er ...

Iraq’s US envoy in troubled waters over call to normalise ties with Israel | AW

Thearabweekly - 2019-07-14 14:04

Iran’s IRGC Attacks Iranian Opposition Targets in Iraq’s Kurdistan - Reports (Video) - Sputnik International

Sputnik - 2019-07-14 09:18

Turkey begins second wave of operations against PKK in Iraq - StarTribune.com

Startribune - 2019-07-14 08:56

‘Destroy caves & shelters’: Turkey launches 2nd wave of military op against Kurdish PKK in Iraq — RT World News

RT - 2019-07-14 06:10

Turkey Launches New Operations Against PKK in Iraq | Asharq AL-awsat

Aawsat - 2019-07-14 03:32

Turkey launches new operation against Kurdish militants in northern Iraq - Xinhua | English.news.cn

Xinhuanet - 2019-07-13 13:48

Iraqi Kurdistan’s electricity ministry ‘planning’ to provide 24-hour power supply

E-Kurd - 2019-07-13 13:27
HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— The Ministry of Electricity in the new cabinet of Iraqi Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) is planning to provide 24-hour power to the region’s residents, an official said on Friday. Director of Electricity Contro ...

Turkey begins second wave of operations against PKK in Iraq - San Antonio Express-News

Mysanantonio - 2019-07-13 11:14

Nechirvan Barzani Discusses the Developments in the Area with Emmanuel Macron

KRG-Spain - 2019-07-13 00:03
President of the French Republic Emmanuel Macron expressed his country’s support for the Kurdistan Region, and expressed his delight to see relations between Erbil and Iraq has improved, also the discussion for resolving the issues between the Kurdistan R ...

Steering Committee of Headway Programme Promotes Resilience Actions for Vulnerable Communities in Iraq [EN/AR/KU] - Iraq | ReliefWeb

Reliefweb - 2019-07-12 10:36

Washington Institute: Gorran and the End of Populism in the Kurdistan Region of Iraq

Justice for Kurds - 2019-07-12 03:43
After months of back and forth, the leading parties of the Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG)—the Kurdistan Democratic Party (KDP) and the Patriotic Union of Kurdistan (PUK)—are engaged in negotiations to finalize the cabinet, which must be completed by ...

Move over, Bahrain? Iraq signals interest in better ties with Israel | The Times of Israel

Timesofisrael - 2019-07-12 01:59

60 seconds in Falujah, Iraq

The Global Coalition - 2019-07-11 18:38
"...it is a city of love and peace, a city of brotherhood that all Arab sects live in." There are several reasons to be proud to be from #Fallujah. Spend #60Seconds in the city and discover why... Article 60 seconds in Falujah, Iraq Appeared first on The ...

Iranian agent tasked to kill Kurdish opposition PAK leader arrested in Iraqi Kurdistan

E-Kurd - 2019-07-11 16:53
HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— An Iranian Kurdish opposition party based in Iraqi Kurdistan announced on Wednesday that it has foiled an attempt to assassinate one of its leaders. “A 26-year-old Iranian intelligence agent called M. A. Mokhtari, ...

UK Parliament Motion to condemn Turkish aggression of Kurdistan

ANF - 2019-07-11 08:41
A motion has been tabled in the UK Parliament to express "grave concern at the Turkish state’s intensified aggression against the people and territory of northern Iraq/southern Kurdistan." ...

Macron meets with president of Iraq's Kurdistan in Paris - Xinhua | English.news.cn

Xinhuanet - 2019-07-11 06:11

Iran Declares War on the US’s Covert Influence in Iraq - The Leaders News

Theleadersnews - 2019-07-11 03:35

Three of Iran's Revolutionary Guards shot dead Frequent clashes occur in the region between security forces and Iranian Kurdish militant groups based in neighbouring Iraq July 10, 2019

The National AE - 2019-07-10 20:13

Hormuz Strait tension encourages Iraq to look into other routes

Rûdaw - 2019-07-10 18:49
Any “obstacle” in the Strait will be a “huge impediment” to the Iraq ...

Iran shells Iraqi Kurdistan border areas, civilians killed and wounded

E-Kurd - 2019-07-10 17:40
HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— A civilian was killed by Iranian army shelling in Iraqi Kurdistan region on Wednesday, an official has said. Imad Rekani, who works at the civil defense department, told NRT TV that a girl had been killed and two o ...

Masrour Barzani sworn in as new prime minister of Iraqi Kurdistan

E-Kurd - 2019-07-10 13:16
Kurdistan parliament approves nominees for new Iraqi Kurdistan cabinet HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— The Parliament of the Iraqi Kurdistan Region convened on Wednesday. Masrour Barzani received 88 votes to become the new prime minister of the K ...

Secret US-Iran talks reportedly held in Kurdish region of Iraq

Worldisraelnews - 2019-07-10 12:18

Iraq throws Turkey curveball in bilateral trade

Al Monitor - 2019-07-09 20:45

60 seconds in West Mosul, Iraq

The Global Coalition - 2019-07-09 19:31
"It is a city of many archaeological sites, of prophets, of diverse communities." West Mosul is an ancient city with a proud heritage. Spend #60SecondsIn West #Mosul to learn what makes the culture of the city so special Article 60 seconds in West Mosul, ...

March for KCK’s Xerib in Sulaymaniyah

ANF - 2019-07-09 19:21
KCK executive Diyar Xerib and two guerrillas lost their life as result of a Turkish air raid in southern Kurdistan, northern Iraq. ...

Mortar attack kills three people in northern Iraq: police

Gulan Media - 2019-07-09 18:52

KDP’s Kurdistan security council rejects claims of involvement in PKK leader’s killing

E-Kurd - 2019-07-09 18:24
KDP’s Kurdish security council blames PKK for conflict in Iraqi Kurdistan HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— The Kurdistan Region’s Security Council KRSC for the KDP-controlled areas of Iraqi Kurdistan on Tuesday blamed the Kurdistan Workers’ Party ...

Mortar attack kills three people in northern Iraq – police

Jerusalem Post - 2019-07-09 17:48
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Canada extends leadership of NATO training mission in Iraq to November 2020 | CHAT News Today!

Chatnewstoday - 2019-07-09 17:00

Only 3 women nominated for new Iraqi Kurdistan cabinet

E-Kurd - 2019-07-09 15:32
HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— Ignoring calls for balance, Kurdish parties nominate just 3 women for new Iraqi Kurdistan cabinet positions. If their nominations are approved by Iraqi Kurdistan Parliament, there will be a total of three women in ...

KDP accused of dispatching ammunition for Turkish bases

ANF - 2019-07-09 14:18
Increasing Turkish military activity in southern Kurdistan, northern Iraq. ...

FAO conducts a training program for the eradication of Red Palm Weevil in Iraq [EN/AR] - Iraq | ReliefWeb

Reliefweb - 2019-07-09 12:42

GE boosts Iraq’s electricity by 125 MW in ‘record time’

Kurdistan24 - 2019-07-09 12:18

Alleged Islamic State fighter on trial in Netherlands for war crimes

E-Kurd - 2019-07-09 11:57
AMSTERDAM,— A Dutch-born alleged Islamic State militant went on trial in the Netherlands on Monday for war crimes committed in Iraq and Syria, after posing with a crucified body and sharing images of dead victims online. It is the first trial in the Neth ...

Turkey says it has ‘neutralized’ 43 Kurdish militants in northern Iraq - Al Arabiya English

Alarabiya - 2019-07-09 11:39

Senior KCK member killed in Turkish attack in northern Iraq | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2019-07-08 11:34

Iraqi Parliament Calls for Ousting PKK from Sinjar

BAS News - 2019-07-08 11:00
ERBIL — The parliament of Iraq has reportedly urged the country’s government to oust the Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) from the predominantly Yezidi town of Sinjar. Since October 2017 when the Iraqi army attacked the Kurdish Peshmerga forces in Kirkuk a ...

World Bank to lend $200M to Iraq for Electricity Improvement

BAS News - 2019-07-08 01:29
ERBIL - The World Bank will lend a total of $200 million to Iraq in order for the country to upgrade its electricity grid, the Iraqi Ministry of Finance said in a statement on Sunday. According to the agreement, which was signed by Finance Minister Fuad ...
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