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Clarification statement regarding news pertaining to handicapped Peshmerga

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2019-05-25 15:13
Media Center, Ministry of Peshmerga A number of media channels have been circulating false news that the existing medical committee will once again revisit the dossier of handicapped Peshmerga individuals. We, hereby, clarify that this information is not ...

Syrian-Turkish Border Security Cannot Violate Syrian Sovereignty- Russian Foreign Ministry - UrduPoint

Urdupoint - 2019-05-24 13:18

France Takes in Another 28 Kurdish Yezidi Families

BAS News - 2019-05-24 12:37
ERBIL — The Republic of France has taken in another group of 28 Kurdish Yezidi families who have survived the brutality of the Islamic State (IS). According to an official statement by the Ministry of Europe and Foreign Affairs, the Yezidis were flown fr ...

A number of outdated missiles and weapons were disposed

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2019-05-23 14:20
Media Center, Ministry of Peshmerga On May 2, 2019, the Ministry of Peshmerga disposed a large number of expired missiles through a specialized committee and engineering Zeravani team. The disposed items mostly included 81mm missiles that were given to t ...

Turkey seeks 249 suspects over cheating at ministry exam | WPEC

Cbs12 - 2019-05-21 20:11

Ministry of Peshmerga’s High Defense Commission conduct its periodic meeting

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2019-05-21 13:59
Media Center, Ministry of Peshmerga On May 20, 2019, Karim Sinjari, KRG Minister of Interior and acting Minister of Peshmerga, supervised the periodic meeting of the Ministry of Peshmerga’s High Defense Commission in Erbil. The meeting was attended by Sa ...

Turkish soldier killed by YPG in northern Syria: defense ministry

Yahoo - 2019-05-21 13:50

Turkey seeks 249 suspects over cheating at ministry exam | WDKY

Foxlexington - 2019-05-21 06:16

'IS members kill dozens' in Tajikistan prison riot

BBC - 2019-05-21 00:02
A justice ministry statement says convicted Islamic State members started the riot on Sunday. ...

Bahrain asks its citizens to leave Iran, Iraq ‘immediately’

E-Kurd - 2019-05-19 18:50
DUBAI,— U.S.-allied Bahrain warned its citizens on Saturday against travel to Iraq and Iran and asked those already there to return “immediately” for their safety, state news agency BNA said. The Bahrain foreign ministry cited, “unstable regional circums ...

Over 100 Iraqi IDPs return to liberated areas in Anbar: Ministry

Kurdistan24 - 2019-05-19 17:09

KRG Delegation Searching for Kurdish Mass Grave in Southern Iraq

BAS News - 2019-05-19 14:47
ERBIL — A delegation from Kurdistan Region’s Ministry of Martyrs and Anfal Affairs is visiting Iraq’s southern province of Muthanna where they believe is home to several mass graves of the Kurdish victims of Baath genocidal attacks. The delegation has so ...

IS Camp Destroyed in Anbar

BAS News - 2019-05-18 21:03
ERBIL - A camp belonging to the Islamic State (IS) jihadists was destroyed in the Iraqi province of Anbar on Saturday, said the Ministry of Defense in a statement. Ayn Al Iraq news agency cited the ministry's press release as explaining that the camp had ...

The Ettelaat demanded an increase in the sentences of a Piranshahri citizen

Kurdpa - 2019-05-18 16:40
Kurdpa Agency: The Ministry of Intelligence has appealed for a Kurdish citizen from Piranshahr, wanted to increase in his sentence. ...

Peshmerga Staffing College, a Military Hub to develop officers and commanders

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2019-05-18 14:05
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Germany to Resume Military Trainings in Iraq: Ministry

BAS News - 2019-05-17 20:15
ERBIL - German Ministry of Defense said on Friday that it has decided to resume its military trainings in Iraq, pointing out that the threat level has lessened now. The ministry explained that the decision came after a joint re-assessment by the coalitio ...

Turkish justice ministry drops charges against man beaten by president's bodyguards | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2019-05-17 10:25

Coalition to Resume Training Peshmerga Next Week: Ministry

BAS News - 2019-05-17 01:22
ERBIL - The US-led International Coalition will resume its military training to the Kurdistan Region's Peshmerga forces next week, said the Ministry of Peshmerga on Thursday in a statement. Following a security alert by the US Department of State on Wedn ...

Erbil and Baghdad Sign New Commercial Agreement

BAS News - 2019-05-17 00:37
ERBIL - Officials from the Kurdistan Region's Ministry of Trade have signed a new commercial agreement with their Iraqi counterparts, an official said on Thursday. Talking to BasNews, Nawzad Adham, director general of trade at the Kurdistan Regional Gove ...

Kurdistan Police Planing to Save Cash, Environment with Electric Cars

BAS News - 2019-05-16 14:03
ERBIL — Kurdistan Region’s Ministry of Interior has launched a pilot project to use electric cars as police vehicles in hopes of saving both the budget and environment. Sami Jalal, a senior official at the ministry, confirmed the report to BasNews and ex ...

Meeting between Peshmerga Chief-of-Staff with Coalition’s Cooperation Center

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2019-05-15 22:06
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No Plans to Halt Military Training in Iraq: France

BAS News - 2019-05-15 22:00
ERBIL - The French government has made it clear that it has no plans to halt its military trainings in Iraq, a source close to country's Defense Ministry was quoted as saying. "There is no change regarding the French engagement at this time," the source ...

Prisoners’ mothers in Viransehir send fax to Ministry of Justice

ANF - 2019-05-15 19:11
Mothers from Viransehir sent a fax to the Ministry of Justice, supporting their children’s demands and demanding an end to the isolation to prevent deaths and put an end to the chaos in the country. ...

The Ministry of Interior uses electric cars

Kurdiu - 2019-05-15 18:18

Germany Won’t Reduce Diplomatic Mission in Kurdistan, Iraq

BAS News - 2019-05-15 16:59
ERBIL — Germany said it has no plan to reduce the number of its staff at its embassy in Baghdad and consulate general in Erbil. A German Foreign Ministry spokeswoman said the German Embassy in Baghdad was fully staffed and working, as reported by Reuters ...

Suspension of German, US Military Trainings Include Kurdistan: Peshmerga Ministry

BAS News - 2019-05-15 14:35
ERBIL — A Kurdish Peshmerga official said Kurdistan was included in the suspension of German military trainings which was revealed to the media earlier the day. Secretary General of the Peshmerga Ministry, Jabbar Yawar, confirmed to BasNew that not only ...

Hand-over Ceremony of the Peshmerga Hospital by the German Forces to the Ministry of Peshmerga

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2019-05-15 06:25
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Memorial Service for Martyr Brigadier General Eskendar Gardi

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2019-05-14 19:32
Media Center, Ministry of Peshmerga On May 13, 2019, the Ministry of Peshmerga held an official memorial service for Brigadier General Eskendar Gardi, Commander of the 3rd Zeravani Commando Brigade at Erbil International Airport, after his corpse was tra ...

Let us unite our efforts in pursuing the remnants of terrorism

SDF Press - 2019-05-14 19:28
The Syrian Foreign Affairs Ministry sent two simultaneous letters to the UN Security Council and the United Nations, there were a lot of lies and fabrications against our forces in the two letters. It worth mentioning that our forces liberated Deira Zour ...

France to Help Iraq Launch Space Agency, Satellite

BAS News - 2019-05-14 15:14
ERBIL — The Iraqi government, in cooperation with France, is hoping to soon launch its space agency and a satellite into the space. Amir al-Bayati, technical affairs deputy in the ministry of telecommunication of Iraq, said they are ““coordinating with F ...

Mothers in white headscarves hold sit-in at Parliament

ANF - 2019-05-14 14:34
Mothers of prisoners on hunger strikes against the isolation imposed upon Kurdish People’s Leader Abdullah Ocalan organized a sit-in in the Parliament to meet with the Ministry of Justice. ...

Joint Training of Kurdistan Region and Baghdad Staffing College

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2019-05-14 07:51
Media Center, Ministry of Peshmerga ...

Danish citizens were discouraged from traveling to Kurdistan, Balochistan and Khuzestan

Kurdpa - 2019-05-14 06:02
Kurdpa Agency: The Danish Foreign Ministry wanted its citizens to refrain from traveling to Kurdistan, Balochistan and Khuzestan. ...

Syrian Foreign Ministry Slams Kurdish Militia For Brutal Crackdown - UrduPoint

Urdupoint - 2019-05-13 21:50

Four commercial vessels targeted by ‘sabotage’ near UAE waters: Foreign Ministry

Gulan Media - 2019-05-13 06:09

Oman to Reopen Embassy in Baghdad

BAS News - 2019-05-11 12:17
ERBIL — The government of Oman has showed willingness to reopen its diplomatic mission in Iraq. Iraq’s ministry of foreign affairs confirmed on Saturday that Muscat has sent a letter to FM Mohammed al-Hakim, in which it reveals about the plan to reopen e ...

Iraqi Forces Seize Missile Depot in Kirkuk

BAS News - 2019-05-11 10:55
ERBIL — Iraqi security forces have confiscated a military depot containing a number of missiles, shells and explosive devices in Kirkuk. According to a statement by Iraq’s Interior Ministry, 17 anti-aircraft missiles and six Austrian-made mortar shells a ...

Latest Status of Environmental Activists: Heavy Bail and Continual Solitary Confinement

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2019-05-11 02:01
Kurdish Human Rights Network (KHRN): Two environmental activists “Hadi Kamangar and Sirwan Ghorbani” were transferred from the Ministry of Intelligence Detention Centre in Sanandaj to the Central prison of this city during the past few days. Farhad Mohamm ...

The Ministry of culture visits the religious monuments in Tabqa

SDF Press - 2019-05-08 22:11
Tabqa – Today, a delegation from the Ministry Culture and Art in north and east of Syria visited the most important Islamic and Christian cultural monuments which are destroyed due to the war in Tabqa city. The visit comes within the framework of a group ...

Adel Abdul-Mahid: We have good relations with the Peshmerga Forces

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2019-05-08 18:22
Media Center, Ministry of Peshmerga On May 7, 2019, Adel Abdul-Mahdi, Iraqi Prime Minister and General Commander of Iraqi Armed Forces, stated during his weekly press briefing, “The relations between Erbil and Iraq is at a high point. We still have diffe ...

Committee sent report to Ministry of Justice on hunger strikes

ANF - 2019-05-08 12:09
The Monitoring Committee, which was established to monitor isolation and hunger strikes, submitted a report to the Ministry of Justice. ...

Gaza health ministry says Palestinian death toll in two-day flare-up rises to 31 | The Times of Israel

Timesofisrael - 2019-05-08 06:09

Iraqi Foreign Ministry to Open Office in Kurdistan

BAS News - 2019-05-08 00:38
ERBIL - The Iraqi Ministry of Foreign Affairs has decided to open an office in the Kurdistan Region to facilitate the citizens' paperwork, a lawmaker confirmed on Tuesday. Talking to BasNews, Muthanna Amin, head of Kurdistan Islamic Union (KIU) at the Ir ...

Over a Dozen of IS Jihadists Killed in Anbar

BAS News - 2019-05-07 20:21
ERBIL - Over a dozen of Islamic State (IS) jihadists have been killed during an operation in the Iraqi western province of Anbar. Iraqi Ministry of Defense explained in a statement that a fighter jet was targeted with gunfire in Qaem city, in Anbar, wher ...

Iraqi Ministry claims public funds wasted in deal to buy K-9 dogs

Kurdistan24 - 2019-05-07 18:44

‘Decision to rerun Istanbul elections based on law’

Waar Media - 2019-05-07 17:33
WAAR_DUHOK Turkey’s Foreign Ministry said late Monday that the decision to rerun local elections in Istanbul was taken on the basis of law and everyone should respect it. In a written statement, the ministry said the March 31 local elections were observe ...

Police position set up by HDP Municipality entrance

ANF - 2019-05-07 13:22
Turkish Interior Ministry ordered a police position to be set up by the entrance of the Mardin Metropolitan Municipality where HDP won the elections. ...

Migration ministry post no longer important for Kurds: Former mi

Rûdaw - 2019-05-07 09:42

No News about the Fate of Kurdish Political Prisoner after being Transferred to Orumiyeh Intelligence Office

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2019-05-07 02:00
Kurdistan Human Rights Network (KHRN): The political prisoner “Esmat (Mohammad) Salahshour” has been deprived of the right to visit and contact with the family after being transferred from Orumiyeh Central Prison to the Ministry of Intelligence Detention ...

Iranian Intelligence Bureau Filming the Confessions of Detained Kurdish Activists in Kamyaran

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2019-05-07 02:00
Kurdistan Human Rights Network (KHRN): On Wednesday evening, Apr 24, 2019 security forces transferred a number of Kurdish environmental activists and Kurdish members of the National Unity Party from the Ministry of Intelligence Detention Centre in Sananda ...

KRG to Send Abroad More Victims of Chemical Attacks by Saddam's Regime

BAS News - 2019-05-07 00:53
ERBIL - The Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) will send abroad a number of survivors of the chemical attacks carried out by the former Iraqi regime led by Saddam al-Hussein in the 1980s, said the Ministry of Health in a statement on Monday. The stateme ...

Iraq begins preparations for 2020 general population census

E-Kurd - 2019-05-06 18:57
BAGHDAD,— Iraqi Minister of Planning Nouri Sabah al-Dulaimi said the ministry has begun preparations for the general population census scheduled for 2020, an official Iraqi newspaper said on Monday. “The Ministry of Planning has started its technical pro ...

Turkey Claims Attack Against PKK on Kurdistan Border

BAS News - 2019-05-06 15:48
ERBIL — Turkish defense ministry said on Monday its warplanes had carried out airstrikes against the positions allegedly belonging to Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) in the border areas of Kurdistan Region. According to the statement, the airstrikes were ...

Completion of the 3rd Class at Ministry of Peshmerga’s Qalachwalan Military College

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2019-05-05 19:07
Media Center, Ministry of Peshmerga On May 2, 2019, the graduation ceremony for the 3rd class at Qalachawalan Military College was held. The ceremony was attended by Sheikh Jaafar Mustafa (Commander of the 70th unit), Lieutenant General Jabbar Yawar (Pes ...

Iraqi Oil Minister in Qatar to Discuss Cooperation

BAS News - 2019-05-05 15:44
ERBIL — Iraqi Oil Minister Thamer Ghadhban has travelled to Qatar where he met with his counterpart to discuss possible cooperation in the field of energy. Iraqi Oil Ministry said in a statement that Ghadhban met with Qatari Oil Minister Saad al-Kaabi wh ...

Iraq Says It Foiled Dangerous Plot by IS

BAS News - 2019-05-05 00:52
ERBIL - Iraqi officials from the Ministry of Interior said on Saturday that they had foiled a dangerous plot by the Islamic State (IS) insurgents who were attempting to infiltrate into Iraq from neighboring Syria. Iraqi media reports said that the securi ...

Four Turkish soldiers killed in attacks by Kurdish militants, Turkey says

Reuters - 2019-05-04 22:56
Four Turkish soldiers were killed and two others wounded in two separate attacks by Kurdish militants on Saturday, the Turkish defense ministry said, adding that the army had retaliated in both cases. ...

Four Turkish soldiers killed by cross-border Kurdish militant attacks: ministry - Reuters

Reuters - 2019-05-04 18:27

Three Turkish soldiers killed in Kurd mortar attack from Iraq: ministry

France24 - 2019-05-04 17:59

Turkish soldier killed by YPG in northern Syria: defense ministry - Reuters

Reuters - 2019-05-04 15:10

1 Turkish soldier killed in Syria, military retaliates – ministry – Middle East Monitor

Middleeastmonitor - 2019-05-03 11:20

Iraqi Foreign Ministry Seeks Acquittal for Baath Era Figures

BAS News - 2019-05-03 02:39
ERBIL - Iraqi Foreign Ministry has requested for an acquittal for the former Iraqi Baath regime era figures so as to be able to work for the ministry, according to a document. Iraqi media reports published a document on Thursday which was reportedly dire ...

Huge crowds join sit-in outside Sudan’s defense ministry

Gulan Media - 2019-05-02 21:22

Iraqi Kurdistan bans imports of cement to support local producers

E-Kurd - 2019-05-02 19:26
HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— Iraqi Kurdistan’s Ministry of Finance and Economy has banned imports of cement in an effort to prevent oversupply and support local producers. The ministry announced that the decision would take effect on Wednesday ...

Iraq Generated Over $7 Billion from April Oil Exports

BAS News - 2019-05-02 16:23
ERBIL — Oil exports from Iraqi oilfields in the month of April generated more than $7 billion for Baghdad, Oil Ministry said on Wednesday. Iraq exported 3.47 million barrels of oil per day (bpd) in April, which made the export just under 104 million, AP ...

Iraq’s oil exports rose to 3.466 million bpd in April: ministry

E-Kurd - 2019-05-01 20:31
BAGHDAD,— Iraq’s oil exports rose to 3.466 million barrels per day (bpd) in April from 3.377 million bpd the previous month, a statement from the oil ministry said. Exports from the southern Basra oilfields rose to 3.354 million bpd from 3.254 million bp ...

Turkish soldier killed by YPG in northern Syria - defense ministry

Jerusalem Post - 2019-05-01 00:55

Graduates from Baghdad Defense Institute visit Zakho Military Academy during a research project

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2019-04-30 18:33
Media Center, Ministry of Peshmerga On April 27, 2019, the recent class from Baghdad Defense Institute visited Zakho Military Academy during a research project. The visit was supervised by a delegation from Iraqi Defense Ministry consisting of Lieutenant ...

Turkey protests Kurdish language teaching at Japanese University: teacher

E-Kurd - 2019-04-30 13:57
TOKYO,— A teacher of Kurdish language at the University of Tokyo, Vakkas Çolak, said the Turkish Foreign Ministry approached Japanese officials to protest Kurdish language lessons that began in April at the university, the Yeni Yaşam daily reported on Mo ...

Can ‘forest bathing’ reduce stress levels?

Waar Media - 2019-04-30 13:08
WAAR_DUHOK Forest bathing — a translation of the Japanese term shinrin yoku — is not a new idea, of course; ramblers have enjoyed forest walks for generations. However, in 1982, the Japanese Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry, and Fisheries first coined t ...

Dust Storm in Iraq's Karbala: Death Toll Rises

BAS News - 2019-04-30 01:05
ERBIL - The death toll for the victims of a fierce dust storm in central Iraq has risen to five which scores more were also wounded, said the Ministry of Health in a statement on Monday evening. Earlier the day, Iraqi media reports said that two people w ...

Opening the Center of Culture and Arts in Raqqa City

SDF Press - 2019-04-29 23:25
Raqqa –The Culture and Art Committee of the civil council of Raqqa, opened the Culture and Arts Center in the city, after four years of is closure. The opening ceremony began with a minute of silence in the memory of the martyrs` lives. The ministry of cu ...

Ministry of Peshmerga’s High Commission meets with Directorate of Reform and Coalition partners

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2019-04-29 11:21
Media Center, Ministry of Peshmerga On April 28, 2019, the Ministry of Peshmerga’s High Commission, consisting of Sarbast Lazgin (Deputy Minister of Peshmerga), Jabbar Yawar (Peshmerga Sec-General), Lieutenant General Jamal Mohammad (Peshmerga Chief-of-S ...

Asserting sovereignty? Iraq foreign ministry rejects foreign interference

Rûdaw - 2019-04-28 21:26
Iraq rebuked both the US and Bahrain for perceived interference ...

Three Kurds Nominated to Iraqi Embassies

BAS News - 2019-04-28 15:44
ERBIL — Three Kurdish figures are nominated to take offices as new ambassadors and consul generals of Iraq abroad. According to an official document by Iraq’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs, the candidates will be invited to an interview before being appoin ...

Man Suspected of Rigging IDs for IS Members Arrested in Iraq

BAS News - 2019-04-27 14:41
ERBIL — Iraqi security forces announced on Friday that they had arrested a man who is suspected of forging documents and ID cards for members of the Islamic State (IS). Iraq’s Interior Ministry said the man had provided fake IDs and citizenship declarati ...

A Labour Activist Transferred to Sanandaj Prison

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2019-04-27 02:15
Kurdistan Human Rights Network(KHRN): The Labour activist “Towfiq Mohammadi” was transferred to Sanandaj Central Prison after 45 days of detention at the Ministry of Intelligence Detention Centre. This labour activist was arrested by security forces on Ma ...

Completion of a Law Course by Peshmerga Officers

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2019-04-25 20:53
Media Center, Ministry of Peshmerga Lieutenant General Jabar Yawar, Peshmerga Sec-General, and Major General Dler Miran, Director of Peshmerga Reform, attended the graduation ceremony of a law course administered by Kurdistan’s Lawyer Syndicate. A number ...

Kirkuk Training Center concludes a Military Engineering Training Program

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2019-04-25 12:54
Media Center, Ministry of Peshmerga On April 18, 2019, Kirkuk Training Center held the graduation ceremony of a military engineering course, attended by the center’s commander and high-ranking officers. The course was participated by a number of Peshmerg ...

Duhok Training Center completes another Wide Ground Security Training Program

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2019-04-25 08:47
Media Center, Ministry of Peshmerga On April 18, 2019, amidst the continuous training process of the Kurdish Peshmerga Forces through the help of Coalition partner, Duhok Training Center concluded another training program. The graduation ceremony was att ...

Delegation from Baghdad Staffing College visit Ministry of Peshmerga

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2019-04-25 06:20
Media Center, Ministry of Peshmerga On April 23, 2019, Lieutenant General Jamal Mohammad (Peshmerga Chief-of-Staff), Major General Qaraman Kamal (Deputy Chief-of-Staff, Operations), Major General Basil Mohammad (Deputy Chief-of-Staff, Administration & Lo ...

Peshmerga Hospital’s Official Hand-Over Ceremony to KRG Ministry of Peshmerga

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2019-04-25 03:06
Media Center, Ministry of Peshmerga On April 24, 2019, Sabast Lazgin (Deputy Minister of Peshmerga), Najar Ali (Commander of 80th unit), Sheikh Jaafar Sheikh Mustafa (Commander of 70th unit), Dlshad Barzani (KRG representative in Germany), Jabbar Yawar ( ...

[PICTURES]: Kurdistan-Germany Friendship Tree Planted in Erbil

BAS News - 2019-04-25 00:06
ERBIL - Kurdish and German military officials, during a special ceremony to hand the Berlin-funded Peshmerga Hospital over to the Ministry of Peshmerga on Wednesday, planted a friendship tree inside the medical center. They also uncovered a metal scriptu ...

The handing-over ceremony of the Peshmerga Hospital to occur soon

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2019-04-24 16:00
Media Center, Ministry of Peshmerga The hand-over of the Peshmerga Hospital from the German Army to the Peshmerga Forces is planned to occur today in Erbil, amidst the presence of high-ranking commanders and officials from the German Army and the Ministr ...

Kirkuk Training Center concludes another military training program

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2019-04-24 11:44
Media Center, Ministry of Peshmerga On April 18, 2019, Kirkuk Training Center held the graduation ceremony for another training class of Peshmerga. The ceremony was attended by the Commander, Deputy Commander and high-ranking officers of the center as we ...

Ministry of Peshmerga conducts another English Assessment Test

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2019-04-24 00:54
Media Center, Ministry of Peshmerga On April 21, 2019, the Ministry of Peshmerga conducted yet another English Assessment Test for a number of officers and cadre within the Ministry. The test was administered by a joint linguistic team from the Coalition ...

Media Center commemorates Kurdish Journalism Day

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2019-04-23 13:11
Media Center, Ministry of Peshmerga We, at the Media Center, the Ministry of Peshmerga’s official voice and media, congratulate all journalists of Kurdistan in regards to the anniversary of the first Kurdish newspaper. We are happy to say that, since our ...

Kurdistan Preparing for Census in 2020

BAS News - 2019-04-23 10:56
ERBIL — The Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) is planning to conduct a census next year while the same process is taking place in Iraq. KRG Planning Minister Ali Sindi said on Tuesday that his ministry, in cooperation with the Board of Census, are layi ...

Kurdish Political Prisoner Transferred to Orumiyeh Intelligence Office

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2019-04-23 02:00
Kurdistan Human Rights Network (KHRN): Esmat (Mohammad) Salahshour, a political prisoner who has been serving his sentence at Orumiyeh Central Prison since two years ago, was transferred to the Ministry of Intelligence Detention Centre in Orumieh yesterda ...

Next stage of implementing Reform projects underway

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2019-04-22 23:03
Media Center, Ministry of Peshmerga On April 22, 2019, Major General Dler Miran (Director of Reform) met with consultants to Britain, Italy, Germany and representatives to KTCC at the Directorate of Reform. The meeting served to discuss the final details ...

Two Spanish citizens killed in Sri Lanka attacks: Foreign Ministry

Yahoo - 2019-04-22 19:42

U.S. will fail to cut Iran oil exports to zero - ministry source to Tasnim agency

Gulan Media - 2019-04-22 14:50

Three Danes among those killed in Sri Lanka: foreign ministry

Yahoo - 2019-04-21 19:22

Ministry of Peshmerga representative to visit Baghdad, to discuss designated budget for the Peshmerga Forces

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2019-04-21 13:53
Media Center, Ministry of Peshmerga On April 10, 2019, Lieutenant General Jabbar Yawar, Peshmerga Sec-General, shared during an interview that Adel Abdulmahdi has approved the designated Iraqi budget for the Peshmerga Forces. For that purpose, he has iss ...

Kabul attack: Seven killed at Afghan ministry of information

BBC - 2019-04-21 01:21
Four civilians and three police officers were killed in the attack, which officials say is now over. ...

U.S. Consul General and accompanying delegation visit Peshmerga Staffing & Training Academy

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2019-04-21 00:55
Media Center, Ministry of Peshmerga On Thursday, April 11th, 2019, Steve Fagin, U.S. Consul General in Erbil, and Colonel Adam, Commander of U.S. Forces in Kurdistan, visited Peshmerga’s Staffing & Training Academy and were received by Brigadier General ...

Four Turkish soldiers killed in clashes with PKK, says ministry | Arab News

Arabnews - 2019-04-21 00:43

Four Turkish soldiers killed in clashes with PKK - ministry

Yahoo - 2019-04-21 00:08

Ministry of Peshmerga meets with Coalition Forces

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2019-04-20 17:13
Media Center, Ministry of Peshmerga In the midst of their meetings and discussions, the KRG Ministry of Peshmerga and representatives to the Coalition Forces meet once again. On April 15, 2019, Karim Sinjari (acting Minister of Peshmerga), Sarbast Lazgin ...

Four Turkish soldiers killed in clashes with Kurdish PKK: ministry

E-Kurd - 2019-04-20 16:25
ISTANBUL,— Four Turkish soldiers were killed on Friday in clashes with Kurdish fighters from from Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK) near the border with Iraqi Kurdistan, Turkey’s Defence Ministry said on Saturday. Demiroren News Agency said a military base h ...
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