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Makhmour: Iraqi Army Officer Killed in Bomb Blast

BAS News - 2019-09-23 00:22
ERBIL - An Iraqi Army officer was killed on Sunday in a bomb explosion in the disputed Kurdish district of Makhmour. A security source explained to Baghdad Today that the bomb blast targeted an army patrol in the disputed district, where a major was kill ...

Basra: Over 550 People Killed, Injured in Tribal Fights This Year

BAS News - 2019-09-23 00:22
ERBIL - Over 550 people were either killed or injured due to tribal fights in the Iraqi province of Basra, a report said on Sunday. Al-Sumariyah News cited an Iraqi security source as saying that a total of 113 individuals were killed due to the tribal f ...

IS Suicide Bomber Killed in Baghdad

BAS News - 2019-09-22 21:33
ERBIL - An Islamic State (IS) suicide bomber was killed on Sunday in the Iraqi capital Baghdad. The militant was killed by the Iraqi security forces in the district of al-Tarmiya, in north of the capital city, Baghdad Operations Command said in a stateme ...

Muhandis Deprived of His Position in New Hashd al-Shaabi's Structure

BAS News - 2019-09-22 21:33
ERBIL - Iraqi PM Adil Abdul Mahdi has approved a new structure for the pro-Iranian Hashd al-Shaabi suggested by Falih Fayadh, head of the Shia group, according to which, the deputy chairman of the militias, Abu Mahdi al-Muhandis, has been deprived of his ...

Erbil, Zakho ready for new Iraqi Premier League football season

Kurdistan24 - 2019-09-22 18:07
Erbil SC has been crowned Iraqi Premier League champions four times, most recently in the 2011-12 season where it only lost one match. (Photo: Kurdistan 24) ...

Dozens of top Iraqi officials continue high profile trade-boosting trip to China

Kurdistan24 - 2019-09-22 13:39

IOM opens office in disputed Iraqi town to help displaced residents return home

Kurdistan24 - 2019-09-22 11:35

Islamic State claims blast that killed 12 near Iraqi Shi’ite holy city of Karbala

E-Kurd - 2019-09-22 10:40
HILLA, Iraq,— Islamic State group on Saturday claimed responsibility for a deadly attack near the Iraqi Shi’ite holy city of Karbala on Friday, the group’s Amaq news agency said. A bus bombing killed at least 12 people and wounded five people on Friday a ...

Bus bombing in holy Iraqi city of Karbala kills at least 12

Kurdistan24 - 2019-09-22 08:39

Nineveh: Six IS Members Captured

BAS News - 2019-09-22 00:37
ERBIL - At least six members of the Islamic State (IS) were captured on Saturday in the Iraqi province of Nineveh, the Interior Ministry said in a statement. The six jihadists, among whom was a sniper, were arrested during a joint operation by the emerge ...

IS Hideouts, Drone Seized in Diyala

BAS News - 2019-09-21 23:37
ERBIL - A number of hideouts with a drone belonging to the Islamic State (IS) jihadist group were seized in the Iraqi province of Diyala. Iraqi reports cited a statement by the pro-Iranian Hashd al-Shaabi on Saturday as saying that its militias seized th ...

Iraq Arrests Man Suspected of Deadly Karbala Bombing

BAS News - 2019-09-21 17:15
ERBIL — Iraqi authorities said they have arrested a man who is believed to be the perpetrator of Friday’s deadly blast in the holy city of Karbala. "The national security forces detained the [suspected] perpetrator of the explosion in Karbala," a source ...

Iraqi PM in China on 7-day visit amid reconstruction efforts

Kurdistan24 - 2019-09-21 17:04

Explosion at Iraqi Army checkpoint kills 12 near Karbala

ANF - 2019-09-21 13:49
The explosion at an Iraqi Army checkpoint near Karbela killed 12 people and wounded 5 others. ...

Unknown Gunmen attack PUK party headquarters in Erbil, Iraqi Kurdistan

E-Kurd - 2019-09-21 06:37
HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— An office of the Patriotic Union of Kurdistan (PUK) political party was shot at in Iraqi Kurdistan capital of Erbil, which is under the control of KDP party, on Friday night. The head of Erbil police said an “unide ...

President of the Kurdistan Region Meets Speaker of Iraqi Parliament

Presidency of Kurdistan - 2019-09-21 01:58
Erbil, Kurdistan Region, 19 September 2019 President of the Kurdistan Region Nechirvan Barzani met with the Speaker of Council of Representatives of Iraq, Mohammed Al-Halbousi. They discussed the security situation in Iraq, stressing the need for maintai ...

German ministry extends mission to train Iraqi troops, Peshmerga

Gulan Media - 2019-09-21 01:49

Bomb Blast Kills, Wounds 17 in Iraq's Karbala

BAS News - 2019-09-21 01:32
ERBIL - A bomb explosion on Friday resulted in the killing and wounding of 17 civilians in Iraq's Shia holy city of Karbala, officials confirmed. The blast took place as a minibus was passing through an Iraqi army checkpoint towards the town of al-Hilla, ...

Baghdad Won't Buy Russia's S-400: Iraqi Envoy

BAS News - 2019-09-20 22:07
ERBIL - Baghdad has rejected having any plans to purchase Russia's S-400 missile defense system, Iraqi Ambassador to Moscow Haidar Mansour Hadi said in a statement. Hadi said in a press conference on Thursday that there has not been any discussions betwe ...

KDP headquarters in Sulaimani attacked by unknown gunmen

E-Kurd - 2019-09-20 18:48
SULAIMANI, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— Unknown gunmen opened fire on the headquarters of Kurdistan Democratic Party (KDP) in Sulaimani city in Iraqi Kurdistan in the early hours of Friday morning. No one was hurt during the incident. Spokesperson of the KD ...

German ministry extends mission to train Iraqi troops, Peshmerga

Kurdistan24 - 2019-09-20 18:34

“Iraqi Youth: Pioneers for Dialogue and Stability” workshops held in Erbil [AR/EN/KU] - Iraq | ReliefWeb

Reliefweb - 2019-09-20 16:45

Iraqi MP Warns of Reopening Arar Border Crossing with Saudi Arabia

Gulan Media - 2019-09-20 00:40

Iraqi MP Warns of Reopening Arar Border Crossing with Saudi Arabia

BAS News - 2019-09-19 23:39
ERBIL - A lawmaker at the Iraqi Parliament has warned of reopening of the Arar border crossing with Saudi Arabia, adding that it could lead to an Islamic State (IS) resurgence in Iraq. Mohammed Saihud, an MP at the Council of Representatives, said in a s ...

Drone Attack Kills, Wounds 14 Militiamen near Syria-Iraq Border

BAS News - 2019-09-19 23:39
ERBIL - An airstrike by an unidentified drone on Thursday early morning resulted in the killing and wounding of 14 Iran-backed militiamen near the Syrian town of al-Bukamal on the border with Iraq, a report said. Sky News Arabia cited Iraqi security offi ...

Iraqi parliament speaker in Erbil for talks with Kurdish officials

E-Kurd - 2019-09-19 22:12
HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— Iraqi Parliamentary Speaker Mohammed al-Halbousi arrived in Erbil on Thursday to meet with senior officials in the Kurdistan region. Halbousi’s plane landed at the Erbil International Airport on Thursday, where the ...

KRG presents a six-point paper to the Iraqi government

Kurdiu - 2019-09-19 20:29

Iraqi Authorities Oust Kurdish Chief of Kirkuk Police

BAS News - 2019-09-19 17:41
ERBIL — Iraq’s Ministry of Interior has issued an order to dismiss a Kurdish figure from his position as the chief of rapid-response police in the disputed province of Kirkuk. Jwan Hassan, a member of Kirkuk provincial council, confirmed the report to Ba ...

Baghdad Follows Constitution to Redress Relations with Erbil: PM

BAS News - 2019-09-19 17:41
ERBIL — The Iraqi federal government is following the Constitution to redress its relations with the Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) with regards to budget, said Prime Minister Adil Abdul Mahdi. Speaking to reporters on Thursday, the Iraqi prime mini ...

Barzani, Iraqi Parliament Speaker Meet in Erbil

BAS News - 2019-09-19 17:41
ERBIL - Kurdish prominent leader and President of the ruling Kurdistan Democratic Party (KDP), Masoud Barzani, received on Thursday the Iraqi Parliament Speaker Mohammed al-Halbusi in Erbil. During the meeting, the pair exchanged views on the latest poli ...

Kurdistan President, Halbusi Discuss Politics, Security in Iraq

BAS News - 2019-09-19 17:41
ERBIL - Kurdistan Region President Nechirvan Barzani received on Thursday the Iraqi Parliament Speaker Mohammed al-Halbusi in Erbil to discuss the latest political and security affairs. Barzani and Halbusi, during the meeting, stressed on the importance ...

At least 10 wounded in series of bombings in Iraqi capital: reports

Kurdistan24 - 2019-09-19 17:23

Mothers from Maxmur appeal to the Iraqi president

ANF - 2019-09-19 14:19
The co-mayor of Maxmur, Leyla Arzu Ilhan, wrote a letter to Iraqi President Barham Salih on behalf of the protesting mothers from the self-administered refugee camp in southern Kurdistan. ...

Iraqi parl. speaker in Erbil for talks on KRG-Iraq relations

Kurdistan24 - 2019-09-19 13:38

Dr. Farhad Pirbal released on bail after two months in custody in Iraqi Kurdistan

E-Kurd - 2019-09-19 11:39
HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— Kurdish writer, intellectual of Kurdish literature, and Salahaddin university professor Dr. Farhad Pirbal was released on bail on Wednesday after spending more than two months in jail on arson charges. Pirbal is we ...

The Mustashar and the Jash – A View from the Position of ‘Iraqi National Unity’ on the ‘Descendants of Treason’

E-Kurd - 2019-09-19 07:41
Sheri Laizer | Exclusive to Ekurd.net The Mustashar and the Jash – A View from the Position of ‘Iraqi National Unity’ on the ‘Descendants of Treason’. 1 1987-1991 A top model 4WD Land Cruiser speeds down an unmade road past low-level, breeze block houses ...

Iraqi President meets KRG leaders to 'guarantee rights' for Kurds in Baghdad

Gulan Media - 2019-09-19 06:32

Barzani Receives Iraqi President in Erbil

Gulan Media - 2019-09-19 06:32

Barzani Receives Iraqi President in Erbil

BAS News - 2019-09-19 00:53
ERBIL — Kurdish prominent leader and the president of ruling Kurdistan Democratic Party (KDP), Masoud Barzani, received on Wednesday the Iraqi President Barham Salih in Erbil. During the meeting, attended by several Kurdish and Iraqi officials, Barzani a ...

Iraqi PM Orders Withdrawal of Iran-Backed Militias from Saudi Border Strip

BAS News - 2019-09-19 00:53
ERBIL — Iraqi Prime Minister Adil Abdul Mahdi on Wednesday ordered the withdrawal of Iran-backed militias of Hashd al-Shaabi from the areas bordering Saudi Arabia. The Brigades of Hezbollah, Nujaba, Imam Ali, Mukhtar al-Thaqafi brigade, and other militia ...

PM Barzani, Iraqi President Discuss Erbil-Baghdad Relations

BAS News - 2019-09-19 00:53
ERBIL — Kurdistan Region Prime Minister Masrour Barzani on Wednesday received the Iraqi President Barham Salih in Erbil, where they discussed the relations between Erbil and Baghdad. Barzani and Salih agreed that there is a good opportunity for both the ...

IS Hideout Seized, Two Militants Captured in Kirkuk, Diyala

BAS News - 2019-09-19 00:53
ERBIL - A hideout belonging to the jihadist group of Islamic State (IS) was seized in the disputed Kurdish province of Kirkuk on Wednesday, while a militant was captured at the site as well. Spokesperson for the Iraqi Ministry of Interior, Saad Maan, exp ...

Abdul Mahdi Considering “Oil-for-Projects" Deal with China: Iraqi Lawmaker

BAS News - 2019-09-19 00:53
ERBIL - A lawmaker at the Iraqi Parliament has revealed that Prime Minister Adil Abdul Mahdi is considering an "oil-for-projects" deal with China. Fazil Fatlawi, an MP at the Parliament, said in a statement that Abdul Mahdi's efforts is to fight corrupti ...

Iraqi and Kurdistan Region Presidents Discusses Erbil-Baghdad Relations

KRG-Spain - 2019-09-19 00:04
Erbil, Kurdistan Region, 17 September 2019 Iraqi President Barham Salih and the President of the Kurdistan Region Nechirvan Barzani stressed on further strengthening relations between Erbil and Baghdad and continued efforts to address outstanding issues i ...

Erbil, Zakho eager to kick-start new Iraqi Premier League football season

Kurdistan24 - 2019-09-18 17:13

Iraqi Kurdistan: "don’t privatise the hospitals, we will run them!"

Marxist - 2019-09-18 15:34

Iraqi and Kurdistan Region Presidents Discuss Erbil-Baghdad Relations

Presidency of Kurdistan - 2019-09-18 14:55
Erbil, Kurdistan Region, 17 September 2019 Iraqi President Barham Salih and the President of the Kurdistan Region Nechirvan Barzani stressed on further strengthening relations between Erbil and Baghdad and continued efforts to address outstanding issues ...

Iraqi President meets KRG leaders to 'guarantee rights' for Kurds in Baghdad | Rudaw.net

Rûdaw - 2019-09-18 14:23

Why an Iran-backed paramilitary group has rebuilt a shrine in a ruined Iraqi city - Atlantic Council

Atlanticcouncil - 2019-09-18 13:17

Iraqi president Barham Salih meets senior officials in Erbil

E-Kurd - 2019-09-18 11:10
HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— Iraqi President Barham Salih arrived in the Kurdistan Regional capital Erbil on Tuesday evening at the head of a delegation sent to discuss oil, the budget, and territorial disputes – hot topics that have long caus ...

Iraqi Parliament strips MP of immunity amid libel, Ba'ath-related complaints

Kurdistan24 - 2019-09-18 01:37

President Barzani: Iraq and Kurdistan Need More Foreign Investment

KRG-Spain - 2019-09-18 00:00
Erbil, Kurdistan Region, 12 September 2019 – President of the Kurdistan Region Nechirvan Barzani stressed the importance of attracting more foreign investment to Iraq and the Kurdistan Region. In a meeting with Iraqi Minister of Planning Nuri Sabah Al-Dul ...

Iraqi president, finance minister meet with senior Kurdistan Region officials

Kurdistan24 - 2019-09-17 22:17

Airstrikes target Iran-backed militias near Syrian-Iraqi border

Kurdistan24 - 2019-09-17 16:50

PMF’s weapons, munitions merged with Iraqi defense ministry’s storages: spokesperson

Kurdistan24 - 2019-09-17 08:44

Pompeo told Iraqi PM U.S. information affirms Saudi not attacked from Iraq

Kurdiu - 2019-09-17 06:23

Migration office opens in Shengal

ANF - 2019-09-16 10:39
An Office of Migration and Migrants linked to the homonymous Iraqi Ministry opened in Shengal. ...

Iraqi Health Minister Resigns

Gulan Media - 2019-09-15 17:28

Iraqi health minister resigns again due to 'blackmail and misinformation'

Kurdistan24 - 2019-09-15 11:30

Siemens, Orascom sign deal with Iraq to rebuild power plant

E-Kurd - 2019-09-15 01:37
BERLIN,— Siemens and Orascom Construction signed an agreement on Saturday with the Iraqi government to rebuild two power plants in the north of the country that will have a combined capacity of 1.6 gigawatts. Siemens said that work at the Baiji facility, ...

Omar Said Ali reelected as Gorran Movement general coordinator, Iraqi Kurdistan

E-Kurd - 2019-09-14 18:32
SULAIMANI, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— Change (Gorran) Movement National Assembly on Saturday reelected Omar Said Ali as general coordinator and selected several other party members for senior level positions in the party’s Executive Body. Said Ali was ree ...

Resurgent ISIS plans to seize Iraqi cities: Kurdistan Region VP | Rudaw.net

Rûdaw - 2019-09-13 19:58

Iraqi Kurdistan’s income from customs approximately $5 billion per year: official

E-Kurd - 2019-09-13 18:48
HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— Head of the Iraqi Border Crossing Board Kadhim al-Iqabi estimated on Friday that the customs income collected by Iraqi Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) is approximately $5 billion per year, but said that activit ...

President Barzani: Iraq and Kurdistan Need More Foreign Investment

Presidency of Kurdistan - 2019-09-13 00:40
Erbil, Kurdistan Region, 12 September 2019 – President of the Kurdistan Region Nechirvan Barzani stressed the importance of attracting more foreign investment to Iraq and the Kurdistan Region. In a meeting with Iraqi Minister of Planning Nuri Sabah Al-Du ...

Secretary-General of the Kurdistan Islamic Union receives the Iraqi Minister of Planning

Kurdiu - 2019-09-13 00:33

KDP’s Firsat Sofi elected as new Erbil Governor, Iraqi Kurdistan

E-Kurd - 2019-09-12 23:15
HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraqi Kurdistan region,— Firsat Sofi was on Thursday elected the 41st governor of Erbil province on the KDP list after winning 27 out of a possible 28 Erbil Provincial Council votes Sofi, 41, is a member of the locally dominant Kurdistan De ...

After oil export boost, Iraq pledges to comply with OPEC+ output quota

Kurdistan24 - 2019-09-12 20:17
The Iraqi national flag flies as excess gas is burnt off near the Zubair oil refinery in the southern province of Basra. (Photo: AFP/Getty Images/Haidar Mohammed Ali) ...

Iraqi Kurdistan halts import of vehicles manufactured before 2018

E-Kurd - 2019-09-12 19:25
HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— Iraqi Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) Interior Ministry decided on Wednesday to suspend the importation of vehicles manufactured before 2018 and mandated that imported used vehicles must carry Certificate of Co ...

Coexistence converges at film festival in Iraqi Kurdistan

Al Monitor - 2019-09-12 17:09

Iraqi population census raises concerns of Kurds

Al Monitor - 2019-09-12 14:29

KRG President Nechirvan Barzani Sets About Implementing Ambitious Reforms in Iraqi Kurdistan

Ibtimes - 2019-09-11 23:54

Crescent Petroleum Sees Potential for Iraqi Kurdish Gas Exports to Turkey [Video]

Yahoo - 2019-09-11 15:34

Spanish journalist detained for weeks without charge, deported from Iraqi Kurdistan

E-Kurd - 2019-09-11 10:44
BEIRUT,— The Committee to Protect Journalists on Tuesday condemned Iraqi Kurdistan authorities’ detention and deportation of Spanish freelance journalist Ferran Barber and urged the authorities to allow local and foreign journalists to do their jobs free ...

Pentagon fears Islamic State surge in Iraqi Kurdistan

Al Monitor - 2019-09-11 00:24

Parliamentary leadership begins push for new Iraqi Kurdistan constitution

E-Kurd - 2019-09-11 00:12
HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— Speaker of Iraqi Kurdistan Parliament Rewaz Fayaq said on Monday that the legislative leadership is attempting to gather support from the political parties to write a permanent constitution for the Kurdistan Region ...

Issue of agreements between Rosneft and Iraqi Kurdistan resolved: deputy minister

E-Kurd - 2019-09-11 00:12
MOSCOW,— Moscow and Baghdad resolved issues related to contracts concluded by Rosneft and Iraqi Kurdistan, Deputy Foreign Minister Muayad Salih told TASS on Tuesday. “The tension has been removed, today we have no questions left that we should talk about ...

Spanish reporter Ferran Barber detained for weeks without charge, deported from Iraqi Kurdistan - Committee to Protect Journalists

CPJ - 2019-09-10 21:14

'Mosul' tells a tale of Iraqi heroism | MENAFN.COM

Menafn - 2019-09-10 20:04

Press freedom in Iraqi Kurdistan on ‘brink of extinction’, journalists say

E-Kurd - 2019-09-10 16:37
Committee to Protect Journalists HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— “Ever since I started working as a journalist nine years ago, I have been under constant pressure from my family, my tribe, and my community to give up journalism. Friends have been ...

Issue of agreements between Rosneft and Iraqi Kurdistan resolved, says deputy minister - Business & Economy - TASS

TASS - 2019-09-10 15:49

ISIS assassination official was killed in a security operation

SDF Press - 2019-09-10 14:51
Anti-terrorism units of the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) conducted a raid on Tuesday at dawn north Shaddadi, on a tunnel where the terrorist Abu Harith Al-Iraqi was hiding in, Abu Harith Al-Iraqi was a leader and security officer of the Syrian-Iraqi bor ...

‘Mosul’ tells a tale of Iraqi heroism - ARAB TIMES - KUWAIT NEWS

Arabtimesonline - 2019-09-10 13:01

Hundreds of Iraqi Shia Muslims Hurt During Muharram Mourning

BAS News - 2019-09-10 11:57
ERBIL — Hundreds of Iraqis were reportedly hurt on Monday while taking part in special events mourning the Shia Muslim’s holy days of Muharram. According to media reports, seven hospitals admitted 386 people hurt from self flagellation and other methods ...

Iraq Postpones Opening of Border Crossing with Syria Amid Airstrike

BAS News - 2019-09-10 01:08
ERBIL - Iraq has postponed the opening of a border crossing with Syria following an airstrike targeting the Iranian targets on Iraqi-Syrian border overnight on Sunday. Unidentified warplanes carried out an airstrike on Iranian forces and Tehran-backed mi ...

Iraq: Shia Religious Figure Assassinated by Unknown Men

BAS News - 2019-09-09 22:17
ERBIL - A Shia religious figure was assassinated on Monday by unknown armed men on a main road between Iraqi capital Baghdad and Karbala city. Iraqi media reports said that the victim identified as Moaid Mosawi had been invited to a destination located b ...

Unknown air strikes kill 18 Iranians, Iran-backed militiamen near Syrian-Iraqi border: report

Kurdistan24 - 2019-09-09 21:55

Press freedom on ‘brink of extinction’ in Iraqi Kurdistan, journalists say - Committee to Protect Journalists

CPJ - 2019-09-09 18:06

Iraq: 15 IS Jihadists Killed in Airdrop Operation

BAS News - 2019-09-09 17:52
ERBIL — Iraqi counter-terrorism forces conducted an airdrop operation on Monday in an area between Diyala and Salahaddin provinces where they killed 15 Islamic State (IS) jihadists, security officials confirmed. Ali Haidar, an officer with Diyala intelli ...

September 9: Airstrikes at Albukamal?

Seth Frantzman - 2019-09-09 17:32
By SETH J. FRANTZMAN Just after midnight, in the first hours of Monday morning, loud explosions were heard in an around the Syrian town of Albukamal near the Iraqi border. […] ...

Firsat Sofi set to become new Erbil governor, Iraqi Kurdistan

E-Kurd - 2019-09-09 16:23
HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— A new governor is set to take over in Erbil, the provincial council announced Monday. Former Kurdistan Democratic Party (KDP) lawmaker in Iraqi Kurdistan Parliament Firsat Sofi will be inaugurated on Wednesday. Cur ...

Unknown air strikes kill 18 Iranians, Iran-backed militiamen near Syrian-Iraqi border

Kurdistan24 - 2019-09-09 15:44

House of Iraqi Official Attacked with Sound Bomb

BAS News - 2019-09-09 14:48
ERBIL — The house of head of Dhi Qar provincial council Council was raided by unknown people overnight Sunday, a security source said. Rahim al-Khaqani’s place was attacked by a sound bomb in the district of Shatra. A security source told al-Sumaria said ...

Q&A on population, drought and mobility in Iraqi Kurdistan – Your Middle East

Yourmiddleeast - 2019-09-09 09:49

Iraqi Kurdish students

Nation - 2019-09-09 09:49

Nineveh: Eight IS Militants Killed in Coalition Airstrike

BAS News - 2019-09-09 06:12
ERBIL - The US-led international coalition warplanes killed on Sunday eight members of the Islamic State (IS) in the Iraqi province of Nineveh. The eight jihadists were targeted in a hideout located in the district of Hamam al-Alil, Nineveh province, acc ...

Iraqi PM to Visit China this Month

BAS News - 2019-09-09 06:12
ERBIL - Iraqi Prime Minister Adil Abdul-Mahdi is expected to pay a visit to China by the end of September. According to Iraqi media reports, the premier during his stay in the country, will hold meetings with the Chinese President Xi Jinping and other se ...

Unknown Men Raid IS Families Camp in Salahaddin

BAS News - 2019-09-09 06:12
ERBIL - Unknown armed men have raided a camp in Iraqi Salahaddin province where the families of the Islamic State (IS) are based. Nouman al-Jabouri, an officer from Salahaddin Police, said in a statement that the incident occurred in the district of al-S ...

Another Four IS Jihadists Killed in Salahaddin

BAS News - 2019-09-09 06:12
ERBIL - Another four jihadists of the Islamic State (IS) were killed on Sunday in the Iraqi province of Salahaddin. The militants were killed during a military operation by the pro-Iranian Hashd al-Shaabi militias in Makhoul mountains, in northeast of Sa ...

Kurdistan, Iraqi Judicial Councils Meet in Erbil

Gulan Media - 2019-09-09 03:03

Turkey’s HDP delegation visits Iraqi Kurdistan, meets with Kurdish officials

E-Kurd - 2019-09-08 17:20
HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— A high-profile delegation from Turkey’s pro-Kurdish Peoples’ Democratic Party (HDP) arrived in Iraqi Kurdistan capital city of Erbil on Saturday for talks with Kurdistan region’s authorities and political leaders. ...
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