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KDP-Iran Calls on US, UN, EU to React to Tehran’s Attack in Koya

BAS News - 2018-09-12 17:46
ERBIL — The Iranian Kurdistan Democratic Party (KDP-Iran) has called on the United States, European Union, and United Nations to urgently react to increasing aggressions by the Islamic Republic of Iran against the Kurds and stability in the Middle East. ...

Encyclopedia Judaica: Kurdistan

Pirtuk û Wêje - 2018-09-10 15:52
KURDISTAN, region in the Middle East, divided among three countries: *Turkey , *Iraq , and *Iran . The majority of the Muslim population of Kurdistan lives in Turkey, another part in Iran, and the smallest part in Iraq. In contrast, the Jews of Kurdistan ...

Elevating women’s position in the Kurdistan Region

The Kurdish Project - 2018-09-09 04:55
The position of women will gradually elevate and become a role model for other states in the Middle East. The post Elevating women’s position in the Kurdistan Region appeared first on The Kurdish Project. ...

Basra: People Threatened by Death Due to Polluted Water

BAS News - 2018-08-28 17:26
ERBIL - The people in the Iraqi southern province of Basra will be suffering from Cholera and cancer epidemics, if water salinity continues to rise, a report warned on Tuesday. According to a report by the Middle East Monitor, citing the health directory ...

Among Syrian Rebels, Kurds and Libyans, The Middle East Remembers McCain

Justice for Kurds - 2018-08-28 04:32
In 2010 US Senator John McCain was speaking about Iran during a session of the Senate Armed Services Committee. He held up a list of threats the US had made against Iran’s regime, and pointed out that no action had yet been taken. “George Schultz, my favo ...

“I choose the Kurds.” John McCain in New York Times

Justice for Kurds - 2018-08-28 04:32
On the occasion of Senator John McCain’s passing, we remember his steadfast loyalty and friendship to the Kurdish people. Below his New York Times op-ed in October 2017 following the Battle of Kirkuk. — We Need a Strategy for the Middle East WASHINGTON — ...

How Turkey’s Ties to the West May Survive the Syrian War

International Crisis Group - 2018-08-08 18:46
Crisis Group's Middle East & North Africa Program Director Joost Hiltermann participated in the 2018 Körber Policy Game, designed to explore possible outcomes in the event of a crisis between Turkey and the West in Syria. While the exercise underscored m ...

Report: New Iraq mission emerges for US Marines

Waar Media - 2018-08-08 11:51
WAAR-DUHOK: Marines conducting embassy security assignments will soon have another Middle East consulate to look forward to. The largest U.S. consulate complex in the world is currently under construction in Erbil, the capital of the Iraqi Kurdistan regi ...
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