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Three Turkish soldiers killed, seven wounded in clash with PKK in Iraqi Kurdistan

E-Kurd - 2019-08-25 18:44
ANKARA,— Three Turkish soldiers were killed and seven were wounded in a clash with Kurdish militants in Iraqi Kurdistan region, the Turkish defence ministry said Sunday. The statement came after Turkey on Friday launched the third phase of an operation b ...

Are We Racist or Is Donald Trump?

E-Kurd - 2019-08-25 13:56
Luqman Hma Salih | Exclusive to Ekurd.net The Iraqi army officer with moving his hands, shouted furiously over one of the Anfal survivors that he should throw away Kurdistan’s flag. That flag was around the Anfal survivor’s neck and shoulders as a symbol ...

Animals taken from the wild in Iraqi Kurdistan must be returned to sanctuary: rangers

E-Kurd - 2019-08-25 03:22
SULAIMANI, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— Though animals and their pelts can be bought, the Sulaimani Forests Department says they will return any animals to wildlife sanctuaries if they are found to have been taken out of the wild in Iraqi Kurdistan region. ...

Turkey begins third phase ‘Operation Claw 3’ against PKK in Iraqi Kurdistan

E-Kurd - 2019-08-24 16:09
ANKARA,— Turkey’s defense ministry says it has launched a third military operation against Kurdish militants of the Kurdistan Workers’ Party PKK in Iraqi Kurdistan region, state-run Anadolu agency reported. The ministry, in a statement Saturday, announce ...

Makhmour camp refugees banned from traveling to Erbil since murder of Turkish diplomat

E-Kurd - 2019-08-23 17:37
HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— More than a month has passed since the apparent assassination of a Turkish diplomat at HuQQabaz restaurant in Erbil in Iraqi Kurdistan, but a strict ban remains in place that prevents people living in Rostam Judi c ...

Senior PKK female commander Helin Halana killed in Turkish airstrike

E-Kurd - 2019-08-23 12:47
QANDIL MOUNTAINS, Iraqi Kurdistan,— The People’s Defense Forces HPG, the armed wing of the Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) said on Thursday that one of its senior commanders was killed in a Turkish airstrike. Helin Halana, also known as Layla Karabash, wa ...

Clashes between Turkish army and Kurdish PKK leave three soldiers dead

E-Kurd - 2019-08-22 13:43
DIYARBAKIR-AMED, Turkey Kurdistan,— Three Turkish soldiers were killed in a clash with Kurdish PKK militants in Turkey Kurdistan, the Kurdish region in southeast Turkey, near the borders with Syrian Kurdistan and Iraqi Kurdistan, the local governor’s off ...

Iraqi Kurdistan: Optimism Not Dependent on the Cause of Independence

Intpolicydigest - 2019-08-22 10:21

Abu Dhabi's TAQA exceeds 1m barrels per month in Iraqi Kurdistan oil field

Gulfbusiness - 2019-08-22 08:04

Second Roj News journalist arrested in Iraqi Kurdistan capital

E-Kurd - 2019-08-21 21:33
HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— A reporter for outlet Roj News was arrested in Iraqi Kurdistan capital city of Erbil on Wednesday by the security forces, the pro-Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) Roj News reported. Bryar Muhammad was arrested in Erb ...

Lawsuit filed against Iraqi Kurdistan gov’t and Ashti Hawrami over illegal oil activities: Oilprice

E-Kurd - 2019-08-21 12:38
Simon Watkins | oilprice.com Rampant corruption in oil-rich Iraqi Kurdistan LONDON,— It seems that as fast as any positive news appears about the massive and under-developed oil and gas resources of the semi-autonomous region of Kurdistan in northern Ira ...

Oil output from Iraqi Kurdistan’s Atrush field tops 1 mln barrels in July, Taqa says

E-Kurd - 2019-08-21 12:38
DUBAI,— The Abu Dhabi National Energy Company PJSC, Taqa said on Wednesday its Iraq-based unit had set a “production record” from the Atrush oilfield in Kurdistan region. “Taqa has set a new production record from the Atrush oil field in the Kurdistan Re ...

Will Iraqi Kurdistan government be able to solve PKK issue?

Al Monitor - 2019-08-21 07:10

Iraqi Kurdistan government planning to reform its hiring process: spokesperson

E-Kurd - 2019-08-20 17:24
HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— Spokesperson for Iraqi Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) Jutyar Adil has said that the government is planning to reform its hiring process, using new forms and methods. Adil, who recently replaced Safin Dizayee a ...

Commemoration for murdered Kurdish journalist prevented in Sulaimani, Iraqi Kurdistan

E-Kurd - 2019-08-19 21:01
SULAIMANI, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— The family of murdered Kurdish journalist Wedat Hussein Ali on Sunday has accused the Sulaimani Asayish security of preventing them from holding a ceremony commemorating his memory and honoring his work, NRT TV report ...

Turkish jets bomb Iraqi Kurdistan after diplomat killing | News | DW | 19.07.2019

DW - 2019-08-19 18:18

Kurdish businessman is building a historic monument in Sulaimani, Iraqi Kurdistan

E-Kurd - 2019-08-18 16:36
SULAIMANI, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,—A Kurdish businessman is building a historic monument in the province of Sulaimani that depicts historical Kurdish events over the past century. Zahiri Karima Rash built the monument called “Mrwari Rash,” or “the black ...

Gender and violence research centres progress in Iraqi Kurdistan

Gulan Media - 2019-08-18 14:22

Gender and violence research centres progress in Iraqi Kurdistan

Rûdaw - 2019-08-18 11:28
We need all the support we can get to make our world safer for women ...

Trade body planning business mission to Iraq

Kathimerini - 2019-08-15 18:05
and Erbil, in Iraqi Kurdistan. The mission is sponsored by Greece’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs ...

Silence on Turkey’s massacre in Kendakola continues for 19 years

ANF - 2019-08-15 16:01
It has been 19 years since Turkish fighter jets conducted a massacre in Kendakola. Iraqi and Federal Kurdistan governments were silent when 42 civilians were murdered then, and they remain silent now. ...

Three Yazidi girls freed from Islamic State captivity in Iraq

E-Kurd - 2019-08-14 14:14
DUHOK, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— The director of the Yazidi Rescue Center in Duhok city in Iraqi Kurdistan, Hussein Qaidi, said on Wednesday that three Yazidi girls had been rescued from Islamic State group (ISIS) captivity. Qaidi said the girls are betw ...

Three years without justice for murdered Iraqi Kurdish journalist Wedat Hussein Ali

E-Kurd - 2019-08-13 22:24
DUHOK, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— As Iraqi Kurdistan region marks the third anniversary of the death of Kurdish journalist Wedat Hussein on Tuesday, his case remains officially unsolved and no one has been prosecuted for his abduction and murder. His fami ...

Iraqi youth drowns in Kurdistan’s Dukan Lake while on Eid holiday

Kurdistan24 - 2019-08-13 19:36

Mustafa Sayid Qadir ‘selected’ as Gorran’s candidate for Iraqi Kurdistan vice president: source

E-Kurd - 2019-08-13 18:25
SULAIMANI, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,—The Change (Gorran) Movement has selected Mustafa Sayid Qadir as its pick for Iraqi Kurdistan region vice president. An informed source who spoke on condition of anonymity told NRT TV on Tuesday that General Coordinato ...

Killing of stray dogs causes concern in Iraqi Kurdistan

E-Kurd - 2019-08-11 22:56
GARMIAN, Iraqi Kurdistan,— Residents and activists in the Garmian area in Iraqi Kurdistan have called on the government to rethink the methods it uses to control populations of stray animals, which usually involves killing them. Under current law, which ...

E-Kurd : Barzani genocide remembered in Iraqi Kurdistan, 36 years on

Justice for Kurds - 2019-08-09 17:29
HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— Iraqi Kurdistan region holds a special ceremony on Wednesday to mark the 36th anniversary of the Barzani genocide, senior Kurdish, Iraqi and foreign officials have attended the ceremony. The ceremony in the memorial ...

Why are shops in Iraq stocking up on Scottish sweets?

BBC - 2019-08-09 02:52
One sweet manufacturer is seeing sales of fudge, chocolate eclairs and toffees soaring in Iraqi Kurdistan. ...

Genel Energy confident on Bina Bawi talks with Iraqi Kurdistan authorities

E-Kurd - 2019-08-06 12:08
LONDON,— Iraqi Kurdistan-focused Genel Energy said it is confident it is making progress on its Bina Bawi gas project as it holds talks with the Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) over exact terms. It wrote down $424 million at the Miran field in March ...

A statement from the Kurdistan Region Presidency

Presidency of Kurdistan - 2019-08-04 20:12
Erbil, Kurdistan Region, 30 July 2019 – The irresponsible act of an Iraqi officer, in Muthanna Governorate, towards one of the relatives of the victims of the Anfal genocide campaign over Kurdistan’s flag being wrapping around his neck caused many backla ...

Iraqi Kurdistan parliament designates Aug. 3 as Yazidi genocide remembrance day

E-Kurd - 2019-08-03 17:20
HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— Iraqi Kurdistan Parliament on Saturday passed a bill declaring August 3, as the annual Day of Remembrance of the Genocide against the Yazidis. MPs attending a Saturday parliamentary session passed a resolution to “ ...

Humanitarian crisis in Maxmur refugee camp

Green Left Weekly - 2019-08-03 10:52
The Maxmur (Makhmour) refugee camp, in Iraqi Kurdistan (Bashur/Southern Kurdistan), is home to over 13,000 Kurdish refugees and is located in a town 60 kilometres south-west of the capital, Erbil. Many of the camp’s residents were forced to flee their ho ...

Two Kurdish Kolbars were wounded by IRGC's firing at Piranshahr border

Kurdpa - 2019-08-03 01:20
Kurdpa Agency: Two Kurdish Kolbars from Piranshahr were transferred to a hospital in Erbil, Iraqi Kurdistan, as a result of a direct shooting by Revolutionary Guards. ...

New government in Iraqi Kurdistan: Report - Region - World - Ahram Online

Ahram - 2019-08-02 18:53

Appeal against embargo to Iraqi and Regional parliaments

ANF - 2019-08-02 14:48
The Martyr Rustem Cudi Refugee Camp administration has appealed to the Iraqi and Kurdistan Regional Governments against the embargo. ...

How Iraqi Kurdistan intelligence agencies damaged Dr. Farhad Pirbal’s brain

E-Kurd - 2019-08-01 18:20
Araz Barwari | Exclusive to Ekurd.net Farhad Pirbal is an author and intellectual of Kurdish literature. He is well known for his criticism of the Iraqi Kurdish regional government (KRG) particularly against politicians of Barzani and Talabani families. ...

Iraqi Kurdistan, China to strengthen relations | MENAFN.COM

Menafn - 2019-08-01 12:25

Turkish businesses do roaring trade in Iraqi Kurdistan | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2019-08-01 12:25

China vows to boost cooperation with Iraqi Kurdistan - Xinhua | English.news.cn

Xinhuanet - 2019-08-01 06:09

Barzani genocide remembered in Iraqi Kurdistan, 36 years on

E-Kurd - 2019-07-31 17:42
HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— Iraqi Kurdistan region holds a special ceremony on Wednesday to mark the 36th anniversary of the Barzani genocide, senior Kurdish, Iraqi and foreign officials have attended the ceremony. The ceremony in the memoria ...

Kurdistan presidency urges tolerance, respect after Kurdish flag incident in southern Iraqi province

Kurdistan24 - 2019-07-31 14:47

How will demographic divergence impact Baghdad-Erbil relations?

E-Kurd - 2019-07-31 12:25
Michael Rubin | American Enterprise Institute The fraught federal relationship between the Iraqi government in Baghdad and the Kurdistan Regional Government remains a dominant feature of broader Iraqi politics. The issue is not only the default confessio ...

Iraqi security stop Anfal survivor relatives for wearing Kurdistan flags

Rûdaw - 2019-07-31 00:43
“This is Iraq and only Iraqi flag is allowed ...

Muthanna governor apologizes after Iraqi officer demands Anfal survivor remove Kurdistan flag

Kurdistan24 - 2019-07-30 23:36

Iraqi Kurdistan should immediately release journalist Zuber Bradosti: CPJ

E-Kurd - 2019-07-30 15:34
BEIRUT,— Kurdish Peshmerga forces should immediately disclose any charges against journalist Zuber Bradosti or else release him from custody, the Committee to Protect Journalist said on Monday. On July 21, in Bradost, Iraqi Kurdistan, members of the Pesh ...

Airstrikes to continue in Kurdistan Region despite Iraqi outcry:

Rûdaw - 2019-07-30 14:36

Commission of Integrity calls on Iraqi Kurdistan gov’t to establish anti-corruption judicial court

E-Kurd - 2019-07-30 12:47
HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— Iraqi Kurdistan’s Commission of Integrity on Monday submitted a request to the new Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) cabinet to establish a court of justice focused solely on corruption cases. Musheer Ibrahim, th ...

Iraqi Kurdistan ministry ‘plans’ to build a railway network across the Kurdish region

E-Kurd - 2019-07-29 20:36
HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— A Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) ministry has announced plans for an inter-province railway for Iraqi Kurdistan, as part of a wider regeneration of the Region’s transport network. “One of the plans of the reco ...

Kurdish military forces detain journalist in Iraqi Kurdistan - Committee to Protect Journalists

CPJ - 2019-07-29 19:35

Arrest warrant issued for New Generation leader Shaswar Abdulwahid in fraud case

E-Kurd - 2019-07-29 14:56
SULAIMANI, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— A court in Sulaimani city in Iraqi Kurdistan issued an arrest order for New Generation President and businessman Shaswar Abdulwahid late on Sunday in connection with a fraud lawsuit. Multiple shareholders of Chavi Lan ...

The Egocentric, Biased and Greedy Rulers of Iraqi Kurdistan

E-Kurd - 2019-07-29 11:34
Abdul-Qahar Mustafa | Exclusive to Ekurd.net In a country where all decisions are made or controlled only by a group of rich men who came together in the form of a political party, people have very little say in the actions and decisions of government. T ...

Dana Gas announces new oil discovery in its Iraqi Kurdistan fields

E-Kurd - 2019-07-29 00:01
SHARJAH, UAE,— Dana Gas PJSC (the “Company”), the Middle East’s largest private sector natural gas company, announces that its share of the proved plus probable (2P) hydrocarbon reserves at Pearl Petroleum Company’s (“Pearl”) Khor Mor and Chemchemal Fiel ...

Iraqi Kurdistan releases photos of another suspect of Turkish diplomat’s murder in Erbil | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2019-07-28 12:27

Hazim Tahsin Beg sworn in as new Yazidi leader in Iraqi Kurdistan

E-Kurd - 2019-07-27 22:16
DUHOK, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— Hazim Tahsin Beg was inaugurated as leader (Mir) of global Yazidi community on Saturday at Lalish Temple, the faith’s most holy site, located in Duhok province in Iraqi Kurdistan. Hazim Tahsin Beg was chosen as the new Ya ...

Iraqi Kurdistan’s KRSC releases video confession in Turkish diplomat killing

E-Kurd - 2019-07-26 23:18
HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— Iraqi Kurdistan Region Security Council’s (KRSC) Counterterrorism Department on Friday released a video in which Mazlum Dag, one of the alleged perpetrators of the Erbil restaurant attack, confesses to the murders. ...

Team of Vipers Is in Iraqi Kurdistan Capital of Hewlêr

E-Kurd - 2019-07-26 13:26
Luqman Hma Salih | Exclusive to Ekurd.net A Team of Vipers with a broken train is starting to move from Hewlêr [Erbil], capital of the Kurdistan Region in Iraq. It is a cabal of members from the three Kurdish parties and there will be lots of gaslighting ...

Iraqi Kurdish human trafficking gang sentenced in UK

E-Kurd - 2019-07-25 20:25
LONDON, (BBC),— A two-year investigation uncovered a network specialising in the illegal movement of people from Iraq and the Kurdistan region. Eleven people were sentenced following trials at Woolwich Crown Court. They were convicted of offences includi ...

Hazim Tahsin Beg chosen as new Yazidi leader in Iraqi Kurdistan

E-Kurd - 2019-07-25 17:15
HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— Hazim Tahsin Beg was chosen as the new Yazidi leader (Mir) in iraqi Kurdistan on Wednesday, according to the Yazidi Supreme Spiritual Council. The decision comes nearly six months after the passing of his father an ...

Iraqi Kurdistan’s energy reserves: investor’s paradise or poisoned chalice?

Energy Reporters - 2019-07-25 13:10

High-level Iraqi delegation arrives in Kurdistan to discuss Erbil-Baghdad issues

Kurdistan24 - 2019-07-25 09:27

Suspects detained in Turkish diplomat shooting reportedly tortured in Iraqi Kurdistan: agency

E-Kurd - 2019-07-24 21:08
HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— Kurdish KDP Parastin and Turkish intelligence service MIT operatives reportedly have tortured persons detained in relation to the incident in the restaurant in Erbil where Turkish Consulate employee Osman Kose and ...

[Graphic 18+] Deputy Consul of Turkey assassinated in Iraqi Kurdistan: video

Almasdarnews - 2019-07-24 20:08

Kurdistan’s Erbil football club end Iraqi Premier League season with goalless draw

Kurdistan24 - 2019-07-24 17:46
Erbil (12-12-14) finished the 2018/19 Iraqi Premier League season in 11th place with 48 points. (Photo: Archive) ...

Turkey's Delicate Dance in Iraqi Kurdistan

Stratfor - 2019-07-24 11:31

Video footage of Turkish diplomat killing in Iraqi Kurdistan

E-Kurd - 2019-07-24 10:42
HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— Video footage (see below) purportedly showing the moment a Turkish diplomat was shot dead in an Erbil restaurant in Iraqi Kurdistan on July 17 has surfaced on social media. Kurdish security officials are yet to ver ...

Bodies of 94 Yazidis exhumed from mass grave in Iraq’s Sinjar

E-Kurd - 2019-07-22 21:55
SINJAR, Northwest Iraq,— The bodies of 94 Yazidis killed by Islamic State (ISIS) militants have been recovered by a joint team of Iraqi and Kurdistan Regional Government specialists from a mass grave in Kocho village in Sinjar district. The federal Natio ...

Iraqi Kurdistan arrests suspected shooter of Turkish ...

Trust - 2019-07-22 12:54

Iraqi Kurdistan arrests suspected shooter of Turkish diplomat - SWI swissinfo.ch

Swissinfo - 2019-07-22 09:00

Iraqi Kurdistan arrests suspected shooter of Turkish diplomat - Cyprus Mail

Cyprus Mail - 2019-07-22 08:26

Iraqi Kurdistan arrests suspected shooter of Turkish diplomat | Euronews

Euronews - 2019-07-22 06:51

New head of Iraqi Kurdistan’s foreign relations Safeen Dizayee takes office

E-Kurd - 2019-07-21 20:02
Falah Mustafa Bakir steps down as head of Iraqi Kurdistan’s foreign relations HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— Current Chief of Staff to Iraqi Kurdistan Prime Minister and KRG spokesperson Safeen Dizayee officially took office as the new head of t ...

Ashti Hawrami named as Iraqi Kurdistan assistant PM for energy affairs

E-Kurd - 2019-07-21 20:02
HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— Despite of his involvement in the illegal oil deals and activities the former Iraqi Kurdistan Minister of Natural Resources (MNR) Ashti Hawrami has been formally named as assistant prime minister for energy affairs ...

Iraqi Kurdistan arrests Turkish lawmaker's brother for assassination of diplomat | News , Middle East | THE DAILY STAR

Dailystar - 2019-07-21 09:50

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

Jerusalem Post - 2019-07-21 08:26
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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. ...

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

Reuters - 2019-07-20 18:33

Iraqi Kurdistan arrests suspected shooter of Turkish diplomat

Todayonline - 2019-07-20 18:18

UPDATE 2-Iraqi Kurdistan arrests Turkish lawmaker's brother for assassination of diplomat

Devdiscourse - 2019-07-20 17:55

Iraqi Kurdistan arrests suspected shooter of Turkish diplomat - Reuters

Reuters - 2019-07-20 17:05

Iraqi Kurdistan arrests suspected shooter of Turkish diplomat

Yahoo - 2019-07-20 16:23

Turkey launches air strike on Iraqi Kurdistan after diplomat killed | Dhaka Tribune

Dhakatribune - 2019-07-20 09:02

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 ...

Turkey launches air strike on Iraqi Kurdistan after diplomat killed | World | thenews.com.pk | Karachi

Thenews - 2019-07-20 03:10

Turkey launches air strike on Iraqi Kurdistan | The Daily Star

Thedailystar - 2019-07-19 20:29

Erbil women’s team crowned 2019 Iraqi Women’s Handball League champions

Kurdistan24 - 2019-07-19 19:30
Erbil women's handball team celebrate their victory over Afrodait in the Iraqi Women's Handball League final on July 18, 2019. (Photo: Kurdistan 24) ...

Turkey carries out airstrikes in Iraqi Kurdistan after diplomat’s murder

The Defense Post - 2019-07-19 18:02
Turkey launched an airstrike in Qandil, Iraqi Kurdistan in response to the killing of a Turkish diplomat in the region The post Turkey carries out airstrikes in Iraqi Kurdistan after diplomat’s murder appeared first on The Defense Post. ...

Turkey launches air strike on Iraqi Kurdistan after diplomat killed The Turkish vice consul to Iraq's autonomous Kurdish region was shot dead on Wednesday July 19, 2019

The National AE - 2019-07-19 13:39

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, ...

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 ...

A victory for Kurdistan's minorities

Washington Times - 2019-07-18 17:43
Nechirvan Barzani was recently sworn in as Kurdistan’s new president, and already he is a beacon of light, spreading peace, toleration and harmony throughout the region. After being sworn in, he visited Baghdad and met the Iraqi prime minister. Afterward ...

New Career Opportunities in Iraqi Kurdistan | MENAFN.COM

Menafn - 2019-07-18 09:31

Turkish diplomat among two shot dead in Iraqi Kurdistan

Yahoo - 2019-07-18 08:24

Turkish diplomat shot dead in Iraqi Kurdistan

FOX News - 2019-07-17 21:29
Erbil, Iraqi Kurdistan – At least one Turkish diplomat was killed in a shooting that took place on Wednesday in the Iraqi Kurdish capital, Kurdish security officials and Turkish media stated. ...

Peshmerga a pillar of discussion between the Kurdistan Region’s High Delegation with Iraqi President, Prime Minister and Head of Parliament

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2019-07-17 21:22
Media Center, Ministry of Peshmerga On Tuesday, July 16, 2019, Masrour Barzani, KRG Prime Minister, and his accompanying delegation consisting of the Deputy Prime Minister, Minister of Peshmerga, Minister of Interior, Minister of Finance and Head of the ...

Turkish diplomat among two shot dead in Iraqi Kurdistan | Business Recorder

Brecorder - 2019-07-17 21:11

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 among 3 Shot Dead in Iraqi Kurdistan | Asharq AL-awsat

Aawsat - 2019-07-17 19:32

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