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KRG Health Ministry Makes Clarifications on H1N1 Flu Case

Gulan Media - 2019-01-18 02:00

KRG Health Ministry Makes Clarifications on H1N1 Flu Case

BAS News - 2019-01-17 23:55
ERBIL - Kurdistan Region Health Ministry has made clarifications on the registration of an H1N1( also known as swine flu) case in the region, explaining that there was a misunderstanding about the virus. The ministry clarified in a statement that the cur ...

Azerbaijan Frees the 28 Iraqi Students

BAS News - 2019-01-17 23:55
ERBIL - The Iraqi Foreign Ministry announced on Thursday evening the release of the 28 Iraqi students detained in Iran's Azerbaijan. "With direct follow-up from Foreign Minister Mohammed Ali al-Hakim, and with the efforts made by our embassy in Baku, the ...

Germany: We are working to prevent Turkey’s attack

ANF - 2019-01-17 16:17
Foreign Ministry Undersecretary Michael Roth responded to Die Linke’s inquiry in today’s Federal Parliament and said they are working to prevent a Turkish state attack against northern Syria. ...

No Foreign Troops to Stay in Iraq: Defense Ministry

BAS News - 2019-01-17 14:33
ERBIL — Foreign troops will leave Iraq in the future, and there will be no foreign forces in the country, said a spokesperson for Iraqi defense ministry. Maj. Gen. Tahsin Khafaji told Sputnik on Tuesday that even the US forces, who are now present in Ira ...

Protest for Leyla Guven in front of Swedish Foreign Ministry

ANF - 2019-01-16 21:03
Solidarity with Leyla Güven is growing. ...

Peshmerga Media Center and Media Team of U.S. Army conduct joint coverage of the Peshmerga 2nd Brigade

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2019-01-16 20:00
Media Center, Ministry of Peshmerga On January 14th, 2019, the Media Center of KRG Ministry of Peshmerga and the Media Consultants of the U.S. Army conducted a joint media operation covering the Peshmerga 2nd Infantry Brigade of Kirkuk. At the start of t ...

Leyla Guven protest in front of Swedish Foreign Ministry

ANF - 2019-01-16 19:06
Solidarity with Leyla Güven is growing. ...

Customs Checkpoints Removed Between Kurdistan and Iraq

BAS News - 2019-01-16 17:44
ERBIL - The Iraqi Parliament Economic Committee has issued a decree to remove the customs checkpoints on the highways between Kirkuk-Erbil, Kirkuk-Sulaimaniya, and Duhok-Mosul, Ministry of Finance said in a statement on Wednesday. According to the statem ...

Peshmerga 2nd Infantry Brigade of Kirkuk, Always Ready to Defend

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2019-01-16 15:06
Media Center, Ministry of Peshmerga ...

Damascus “against any form of aggression and occupation”

ANF - 2019-01-16 11:57
Syrian Foreign Ministry said: statements of Turkish regime president stress that he can’t behave except by language of occupation and aggression. ...

French Minister of Europe and Foreign Affairs: Peshmerga were able to defeat ISIS, when they had advanced to close proximity of Kurdistan

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2019-01-16 08:59
Media Center, Ministry of Peshmerga On January 14th, 2019, Jean-Yves Le Drian, French Minister of Europe and Foreign Affairs, arrived at the International Airport of Erbil and was received by KRG Prime Minister Nechirvan Barzani and Deputy Prime Minister ...

Tunisia arrests 12 suspected Daesh members, dismantles cells: ministry | Arab News

Arabnews - 2019-01-15 19:13

Lebanese foreign ministry: will stand by Carlos Ghosn | Arab News

Arabnews - 2019-01-15 07:20

10. January 2019 – "A fox to keep the geese": Brazil's Ministry of Agriculture now responsible for indigenous protected areas

The Society for Threatened Peoples (STP) - 2019-01-15 06:10

Health Ministry Rejects Rumors of New "Dangerous Sickness" in Kurdistan

BAS News - 2019-01-14 22:50
ERBIL - Kurdistan Region Ministry of Health has rejected the rumors claiming that a new "dangerous sickness" has broken out in the region. "Fake reports have been published on social media under the name of Ministry of Health, claiming that a new dangero ...

Iraq floods leave 21 dead in two days: health ministry | Arab News

Arabnews - 2019-01-14 10:01

Plastic bags to be banned all across Oman: Ministry | Arab News

Arabnews - 2019-01-14 08:42

Clarification Statement Regarding the Return of Peshmerga to Regions outside of KRG Administration

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2019-01-13 23:32
Media Center, Ministry of Peshmerga A variety of media outlets have shared some news on behalf of my words and a number of other individuals within the Ministry of Peshmerga regarding an agreement that the Peshmerga Forces will once again return to regio ...

Peshmerga ministry denies forces have returned to disputed territories

Rûdaw - 2019-01-13 19:36
"So far there have not been any official talks or meetings" ...

Erbil, Baghdad Initially Agreed on Peshmerga Return to Disputed Areas: Official

BAS News - 2019-01-13 13:37
ERBIL — Kurdistan Region’s Peshmerga Ministry and Iraq’s Ministry of Defense have initially agreed on the return of the Kurdish forces to the disputed territories where security is still in peril. Since 16th October 2017, when the Iraqi army and Iranian- ...

Iraqi Fighter Jets target ISIS strongholds

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2019-01-13 13:26
Media Center, Ministry of Peshmerga Over the past few days, Iraqi fighter jets have been able to aerially target and bombard a number of ISIS strongholds and hubs in different regions of Hamrin in Diala Province, north of Tikrit. This operations comes af ...

Erbil Infantry Center completes military training program

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2019-01-13 06:10
Media Center, Ministry of Peshmerga On January 10th, 2019, Erbil Infantry Training Center successfully completed another training program in an official graduation ceremony, dedicated to a specialized Peshmerga unit consisting of 1000 individuals. The mo ...

Baghdad: Human Trafficking Group Arrested

BAS News - 2019-01-12 20:01
ERBIL - A group of human traffickers were captured on Saturday in the Iraqi capital city of Baghdad, the interior ministry said in a statement. The ministry explained that the security forces had intelligence information about the group's activities in t ...

Masrour Barzani receives High Delegation from U.K. Military

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2019-01-12 16:47
Media Center, Ministry of Peshmerga On Thursday, Jan 10th, 2019, Masrour Barzani (Senior Consultant to the KRG Security Council) received General Sir Jones Lorimer (Senior Consultant to the U.K. Ministry of Defense in the Middle East) and his accompanyin ...

PM Nechirvan Barzani receives U.K. Military Delegation

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2019-01-12 12:19
Media Center, Ministry of Peshmerga On Thursday, January 10th, 2019, HE Nechirvan Barzani (KRG Prime Minister) received General Sir Jones Lorimer (Senior Military Consultant to the United Kingdom in the Middle East), representative to Theresa May, Jon Wi ...

Top security official says US ready to discuss Syrian Kurds’ safety with Russia

TASS - 2019-01-12 06:17
Earlier, Russian Foreign Ministry Spokeswoman Maria Zakharova said that once Damascus retook control of the Kurdish-populated areas, the security of Syria’s neighboring countries would be strengthened ...

U.S. Syria pullout spurs need for Kurds and Syrian government to talk, Russia says

E-Kurd - 2019-01-11 18:02
MOSCOW,— Russia said on Friday it was important for Syrian Kurds and the Syrian government to start talking to each other in light of U.S. plans to withdraw its forces from Syria. Maria Zakharova, a spokeswoman for Russia’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs, t ...

Peshmerga High Council of Defense held their periodic meeting

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2019-01-11 06:25
Media Center, Ministry of Peshmerga Today, on January 8th, 2019, Karim Sinjari (Minister of Interior and acting Minister of Peshmerga) held the periodic meeting with the Deputy Minister of Peshmerga, Secretary General, Peshmerga Chief of Staff, Commander ...

Peshmerga Clinic in Final Stages

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2019-01-10 21:28
Media Center, Ministry of Peshmerga After a follow-up from the Peshmerga Media Center, we are able to share the good news that the Peshmerga Clinic in Erbil is in its final stages before launch. The Peshmerga Clinic is one of the most crucial project tak ...

PM Nechirvan Barzani meets with U.S. Secretary of State

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2019-01-10 17:00
Media Center, Ministry of Peshmerga Wednesday evening, on January 9th, 2019, HE KRG Prime Minister Nechirvan Barzani received Mike Pompeo, U.S. Secretary of State, and his accompanying delegation. The meeting was also attended with KRG Deputy Prime Minis ...

China’s Commerce Ministry addresses trade talks

Waar Media - 2019-01-10 14:58
The Chinese Ministry of Commerce on Thursday said China-US talks included “extensive, in-depth and detailed exchanges” over trade and structural issues, but gave no details. The three-day talks that started Monday were the first face-to-face meetings sin ...

Masrour Barzani Thanks UK for Support to Kurdistan Military Reforms

BAS News - 2019-01-10 14:18
ERBIL — Chancellor of Kurdistan Region Security Council (KRSC), Masrour Barzani, on Thursday praised the continued support from the UK to the ongoing reform efforts at the Peshmerga ministry of Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG). The remarks were made d ...

HE President Masoud Barzani meets with U.S. Secretary of State

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2019-01-10 01:39
Media Center, Ministry of Peshmerga On Wednesday, January 9th, 2019, HE President Masoud Barzani met with U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo in Erbil. Douglas Silliman (U.S. Ambassador to Iraq) and Steve Fagin (U.S. Consul General in Erbil) were also pr ...

Deputy Minister of Peshmerga meets with Consultants to the Coalition Forces

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2019-01-09 14:37
Media Center, Ministry of Peshmerga Today, on January 9th, 2019, Sarbast Lazgin (Deputy Minister of Peshmerga). Lieutenant General Jabbar Yawar (Secretary General) and Lieutenant General Jamal Mohammad (Peshmerga Chief of Staff) received the officers fro ...

Vehicle Explosion in Tikrit

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2019-01-09 08:03
Media Center, Ministry of Peshmerga A vehicle carrying a bomb exploded at an inspection checkpoint in Salahaddin Provice. According to a security source in Salahaddin Province, a terrorist in a pick-exploded his pick-up truck in a suicide attempt, target ...

A Kurdish Artist in Saqqez Summoned by the Iranian Ministry of Intelligence

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2019-01-09 02:00
Ali Abedi, a well-known artist, was summoned by the ministry of intelligence in Saqqez and interrogated for several hours on January 6, 2019. A reliable source told Kurdistan Human Rights Network (KHRN) that this artist and songwriter was telephone summon ...

Continued Arrest of Political and Environmental Activists in Kurdistan: Former Deputy of Kurdistan Branch of National Unity Party Arrested

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2019-01-09 02:00
Following further arrest of Kurdish activists in various cities of Kurdistan, Zanyar Zamiran, a former deputy of the Kurdistan branch of National Unity Party was arrested and transferred to the Ministry of Intelligence Detention Centre. Kurdistan Human Ri ...

More Activists Detained in Kamyaran

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2019-01-08 02:00
Iranian security forces have attacked the shop of a civilian in Kamyaran, Bakhtiar Kamangar, beaten and arrested him. He has been transferred to the Ministry of Intelligence Detention Centre in Sanandaj. Kurdistan Human Rights Network (KHRN) has been info ...

Three Iraqi delegations visited Israel in 2018

Waar Media - 2019-01-07 17:00
WAAR-DUHOK: “Three Iraqi delegations visited Israel during the last year.” said The Israeli foreign ministry in a statement on Sunday. “The visit of the third Iraqi delegation to Israel took place several weeks ago; the delegations included Sunni and Shi ...

Sawab Center, Fighting Extremism

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2019-01-07 12:05
Media Center, Ministry of Peshmerga In a campaign to stand against and fight extremism, the United States of America and United Arab Emirates created the Sawab Center in a joint effort. Sawab Center’s main objective is to fight back against the social me ...

Kurdish fighters pull out of flashpoint town: Syria's defense ministry

Yahoo - 2019-01-07 10:34

9 Kurds had been given the post of Defense Minister

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2019-01-07 00:55
Media Center, Ministry of Peshmerga Kurdish Officers in the Iraqi Army (1921-2003) This book is a compilation of the biographies of thousands of Kurdish Officers from 1921-2003 that have played a role in the establishment of Iraqi Army. Retired Major Gen ...

Iraqi Forces Successfully Conduct Search-and-Destroy Mission in Jazera Region

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2019-01-06 18:20
Media Center, Ministry of Peshmerga On May 1st, 2019, Iraqi Security Forces initiated a search-and-destroy mission against ISIS terrorists in Jazera region. During the operation, they were able to find a three-tunnel armory that hosted explosives factory ...

U.S. Forces Conduct Military Parade

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2019-01-06 10:07
Media Center, Ministry of Peshmerga United States Forces in Kuwait released in a statement that they will be conducting a military parade that focuses on commanding ground forces, desert observer exercise, and providing emergency medical services in thei ...

Nearly 295,000 Syrians return home from Turkey in 2018

Waar Media - 2019-01-06 08:45
Nearly 295,000 Syrians, who fled the civil war in their country, have returned to home from Turkey in 2018, according to Turkish Interior Ministry on Saturday. Turkey’s Euphrates Shield and Olive Branch operations in northwestern Syria liberated the regi ...

The Secretary of National Unity Party in Kurdistan Arrested

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2019-01-06 02:01
Farhad Mohammadi, a lawyer and secretary of the National Unity Party in Kurdistan, was arrested by security forces after being summoned to the Ministry of Intelligence office in Sanandaj and transferred to the Intelligence Detention Centre in Sanandaj. A ...

Six Activists Summoned and Interrogated by Mahabad Intelligence Office

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2019-01-06 02:01
Following the pressure from Iran’s Ministry of Intelligence on Kurdish political and civil activists, 6 media and environmental activists from Mahabad were summoned by this security agency and released after several hours of interrogation. “On Saturday, D ...

Commander of the 3rd Infantry Brigade visits the Garmaser frontline

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2019-01-05 14:31
Media Center, Ministry of Peshmerga Today, on December 28th, 2018, Brigadier General Dler Shokr (Commander of the 3rd Infantry Brigade) and Deputy Commander Brigadier General Irfan Hamakhan visited the Peshmerga post at the Garmaser front. The main purpo ...

Turkey will protect rights of Syrian Kurds: Foreign Ministry

Rûdaw - 2019-01-04 19:27
Turkey says US support for Kurds shows a 'worrying lack of knowledge' ...

Erdogan to visist Iraq

Waar Media - 2019-01-04 18:45
“President of the Republic of Turkey wants to visit Iraq in near future, but the date has not been defined yet,” announced Iraqi Foreign Ministry. “Yesterday’s meeting included Muhammad Ali al-Hakim, Iraqi Foreign Minister and his Turkish counterpart Maw ...

Turkey slams Pompeo comments on ‘slaughtering’ Kurds

Seattle Times - 2019-01-04 18:02
ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Turkey has criticized U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo for saying Washington wants to prevent Turkey from “slaughtering” Kurds as American troops prepare to withdraw from Syria. A Foreign Ministry statement released Friday accuse ...

Enjoy the Holidays in Peace, Peshmerga is Always Ready to Defend

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2019-01-03 20:17
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Syria Defense Ministry Says Kurdish Fighters Withdraw from Manbij

Voanews - 2019-01-03 07:55

Kurdish fighters pull out of flashpoint town - Syria's defence ministry - Channel NewsAsia

Channelnewsasia - 2019-01-03 03:24

Over 18,000 Turkey citizens faced legal action over social media use in 2018 - ministry | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2019-01-03 02:46

Kurdish Fighters Pull out of Flashpoint Town of Manbij: Syria Defence Ministry

Thewire - 2019-01-02 23:50

Kurdish fighters pull out of flashpoint town: Syria's defense ministry | Reuters

Reuters - 2019-01-02 21:42

Nearly 400 YPG Fighters Withdraw from Manbij

BAS News - 2019-01-02 19:17
ERBIL - Syrian Defense Ministry announced on Wednesday that about 400 fighters of the Syrian Kurdish People's Protection Units (YPG) have withdrawn from Manbij after an agreement with the Syrian regime. According to the ministry's statement, the Kurdish ...

Kurdish fighters pull out of flashpoint town - Syria's defense ministry - Breaking News - Jerusalem Post

Jpost - 2019-01-02 18:08

Over 1,000 doctors left Iraqi Kurdistan due to economic crisis

E-Kurd - 2019-01-02 17:26
SULAIMANI, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— More than one thousand doctors have migrated out of Iraq’s Kurdistan Region over the last four years because of the economic crisis, the ministry of health said on Monday. Kurdish authorities said this trend has had a ...

Iraq Exported 115 Million Barrels of Oil in December

BAS News - 2019-01-02 15:21
ERBIL — Iraq’s oil export significantly increased in the month of December after it exported 115 million barrels, Iraqi Oil Ministry announced on Wednesday. According to a statement, oil exports through the southern port of Basra was 3.726 million barrel ...

Iraq's oil exports rise to 3.73 million bpd in December: oil ministry

Gulan Media - 2019-01-02 14:16

Winter in Kurdistan [Photo Story]

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2019-01-02 13:44
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Kurdish language to be included in schools central, southern Iraq: ministry

E-Kurd - 2018-12-31 23:32
BAGHDAD,— The Iraqi Ministry of Education has added Kurdish language as a separate subject of instruction in schools in central and southern Iraq. Kurdish will also be taught in schools in Kirkuk as well, NRT TV reported. The Kurdish language was recogni ...

Wishing you a Happy New Year, from the Media Center

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2018-12-31 19:54
Media Center, Ministry of Peshmerga The Peshmerga Media Center sincerely wish the Peshmerga, martyr relatives, handicapped and Peshmerga retirees, every single soul that has worked towards the freedom of our nation and everyone a very happy New Year. On ...

Death Toll from Ebola in Congo Rises to 235

Waar Media - 2018-12-30 11:53
The death toll from Ebola has risen to 235 in the Democratic Republic of Congo since the start of an outbreak in late July, the country’s Health Ministry said on Monday. According to the Health Ministry, among the 494 cases of reported hemorrhagic fever, ...

Continued Pressure on the Kurdish Political Prisoner by Ministry of Intelligence and Khoy Prison Authorities

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2018-12-30 02:00
Zeynab Jalalian, a Kurdish political prisoner sentenced to life imprisonment, was once again deprived of weekly visits with her family by the Ministry of Intelligence. Meanwhile, Khoy Prison authorities still deny her access to the necessary medical care. ...

KRG Denounces Iraqi Mufti's Fatwa against Christmas Occasions

BAS News - 2018-12-30 00:15
ERBIL - Kurdistan Regional Government's (KRG) Ministry of Endowments and Religious Affairs has condemned a statement made by an Iraqi influential Mufti which had forbidden Muslims from celebrating the New Year's occasions. Iraq’s prominent Sunni cleric S ...

Kurdish political prisoner Jalalian banned from weekly meeting

ANF - 2018-12-29 12:03
Zeinab Jalalian, a Kurdish political prisoner sentenced to life imprisonment, was once again banned from the weekly meeting by Iran’s Ministry of Intelligence. Also, Khoy Prison officials have denied her access to necessary medicine. ...

Iraqi Forces Arrest 10 IS Militants in Separate Operations

BAS News - 2018-12-29 10:36
ERBIL — At least 10 Islamic State (IS) militants were captured by the Iraqi armed forces in western and northern provinces. According to a statement by the war media cell of Iraq’s interior ministry, the security forces arrest three jihadists in western ...

YPG ‘don’t have the right’ to invite Damascus into Manbij: Turkey

Rûdaw - 2018-12-28 17:01
Turkey's defence ministry warned of 'provocative actions and rhetoric' ...

Turkish defense ministry says YPG has no authority to invite others to Manbij | Reuters

Reuters - 2018-12-28 16:30

Turkish defense ministry says YPG has no authority to invite others to Manbij

Reuters - 2018-12-28 14:18
Turkey's defense ministry said on Friday the Kurdish YPG militia has no authority to invite other elements into the northern Syrian town of Manbij, and warned all parties to refrain from destabilizing the region. ...

Iraqi Forces Capture 8 IS Leaders in Kirkuk

BAS News - 2018-12-27 12:03
ERBIL — The Iraqi security forces have arrested eight senior members of the Islamic State (IS) in Kirkuk province, the interior ministry confirmed. The arrests were made during a joint operation by the police intelligence and counter-terror intelligence ...

Video Story: Summary of the training and activities of December 24, 2018

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2018-12-27 10:12
Media Center, Ministry of Peshmerga On December 24th, 2018, the Infantry Training Center of the Peshmerga Ministry at Bnaslawa, Sulaimani, Manela and Duhok held their Wide Ground Security Training graduation ceremonies, where a number of Peshmerga units ...

Vacation Days announced for the New Years Holiday

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2018-12-27 08:22
Media Center, Ministry of Peshmerga We wish all the martyr families, our brave Peshmergas of Kurdistan and all those under the roof of our nation a happy and blessed new years. We hope this year will be the start to completely rid of our economic and pol ...

Manela completes another Wide Ground Security Training course

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2018-12-27 06:04
Media Center, Ministry of Peshmerga Today, on December 24th, 2018, a group of Peshmerga graduated from the Manela Training Center. The ceremony was attended by a number of cadre, Deputy Commander and officers of the Security Widespread Program and repres ...

Eight IS Leaders Captured in Kirkuk

BAS News - 2018-12-27 00:05
ERBIL - The Iraqi Interior Ministry announced on Wednesday the arrest of eight leaders of the Islamic State (IS) in the disputed Kurdish province of Kirkuk. A spokesperson for the ministry, Major General Saad Maan, told BasNews that the arrested had been ...

Peshmerga, Iraqi Interior Ministries Agree to Cooperatively Foil IS Infiltrations

BAS News - 2018-12-27 00:05
ERBIL - Kurdistan Region Peshmerga and Iraqi Defense Ministries have agreed on cooperatively foiling the Islamic State (IS) insurgents from infiltrating on the border areas. According to a statement by the Iraqi ministry, the Kurdish and Iraqi officials ...

ISIS Claims Responsibility of the Libya’s Attack

Waar Media - 2018-12-26 15:25
ISIS had claimed responsibility of the deadly attack on the Libya Foreign Ministry in Tripoli yesterday. One of the ISIS websites has announced that they are responsible of the suicide attack; continuing that three terrorists were involved they did the c ...

Bnaslawa Training Center completes another Wide Ground Security Training Course

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2018-12-26 13:08
Media Center, Ministry of Peshmerga On Monday, December 24th, 2018, the Deputy Commander of Zeravani, representatives to the Coalition Forces and a number of high-ranking officers from the Kurdistan Training Coordination Center (KTCC) attended the gradua ...

KRG’s New Postage Stamps Highlight Kurdish Art, Women Rule

BAS News - 2018-12-26 12:47
ERBIL — Kurdistan Region’s Ministry of Transport and Communication has introduced four new postage stamps for the year 2019, the ministry announced in an official statement on its website. The new postage stamps portray subjects connected with Kurdish ar ...

Peshmerga Chief of Staff received Consultant to Greece’s Defense Minister

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2018-12-26 11:17
Media Center, Ministry of Peshmerga Today, on December 26th, 2018, Lieutenant General Jamal Mohammad (Peshmerga Chief of Staff) and Brigadier General Hazhar Omer (Director of Relations & Communications) received Gabriel, consultant to the Greek Defense M ...

Commander of Italian Forces visit Duhok Infantry Training Center

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2018-12-26 09:00
Media Center, Ministry of Peshmerga On December 12th, 2018, the Italian Commander in Kurdistan and Iraq and the Commander of Kurdistan Training Coordination Center (KTCC) visit the Duhok Infantry Training Center in Atrush and were received by Brigadier G ...

Peshmerga joins the ranks of the Iraqi Honor Guard [Photo Story]

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2018-12-26 06:08
Media Center, Ministry of Peshmerga Iraqi Prime Minister, Adel AbdulMahdi, received Scott Morrison, the Australian Prime Minister, in an official reception ceremony in which a team of Peshmerga Forces participated. On December 21st, 2018, the Iraqi Prime ...

Attackers hit Libya foreign ministry in Tripoli

Gulan Media - 2018-12-26 00:05

Health Commission of Ministry of Peshmerga hold their periodic meeting

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2018-12-25 21:25
Media Center, Ministry of Peshmerga Today, on December 23rd, 2018, the periodic meeting of the Peshmerga Ministry’s Health Commission was held. Notable attendees of the meeting included the General Director of Health Affairs, Director of Peshmerga Relati ...

Second Chemical Grade Training Course Complete [Video Story]

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2018-12-25 10:17
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Bahrain Summons Iraqi Diplomat over Maliki’s Remarks

BAS News - 2018-12-25 09:28
ERBIL — Bahrain Foreign Ministry summoned on Monday the Iraqi embassy’s deputy charge d’affaires over former Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki’s remarks about the situation for Shi’ite Muslims in Bahrain. Maliki’s remarks were made during his participation ...

Ministry of Peshmerga and Coalition Forces hold their periodic meeting under the supervision of the Minister of Peshmerga

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2018-12-25 00:12
Media Center, Ministry of Peshmerga During the latest periodic meetings between the Ministry of Peshmerga and Coalition Forces in Erbil, the parties discussed in detail the current activities of ISIS in the different regions of Iraq and plans to eradicat ...

Baghdad Rejects Reports Claiming US Asked to Deploy Forces to Syria

BAS News - 2018-12-24 21:52
ERBIL - Iraqi Ministry of Defense rejected on Monday the reports claiming that Washington has asked Baghdad to deploy soldiers to northeastern Syria to replace the US troops. Earlier on Monday, Sky News cited a "political source" as claiming that US Secr ...

Iraqi Parliament Approves Two More Ministers

BAS News - 2018-12-24 20:59
ERBIL - Iraqi Parliament approved on Monday two of the five remaining ministerial candidates, while the lawmakers disagreed on the other three nominees. The MPs voted in favor of Nawfal Baha for the Ministry of Immigration and Displacement and Shaima Kha ...

Sulaimani Infantry Training Center: Modern Military Training Course Completed

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2018-12-24 11:07
Media Center, Ministry of Peshmerga Today morning, on December 24th, 2018, a number of Peshmerga from the 5th battalion of the 30th Defense and Emergency of the Peshmerga Ministry graduated from the Sulaimani Infantry Training Center. The graduation cere ...

Peshmerga Ministry Refutes Report on Its Position on US Withdrawal from Syria

BAS News - 2018-12-24 09:54
ERBIL — Kurdistan Region’s Peshmerga Ministry has refuted the media reports claiming that the Kurdistan Regional Government would block the US forces retreating from the Syrian Kurdistan to the Kurdistan Region. “An Arabic news outlet has shared some fal ...

A Clarification about a false news article in the name of Peshmerga Ministry, regarding U.S. Forces withdrawal

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2018-12-23 16:47
Media Center, Ministry of Peshmerga An Arabic news outlet has shared some false news on behalf of our name, without them having tried to contact us. The news states that the Ministry of Peshmerga does not allow the United States to retreat their forces f ...

Peshmerga Chief of Staff receives Kurdistan Flag emblem

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2018-12-23 12:09
Media Center, Ministry of Peshmerga Today, on December 23rd, 2018, the Peshmerga Chief of Staff received the “Kurdistan Flag” athletics team. During the reception, Lieutenant General Jamal Mohammad (Peshmerga Chief of Staff) expressed his contentment for ...

German Forces hand over an education hall to Zeravani’s Tiger Training Center

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2018-12-23 01:04
Media Center, Ministry of Peshmerga Today, on December 18th, 2018, Colonel Marcos Schneider (Commander of German Forces in Kurdistan Region) presented a classroom hall to the Zervani Tiger Training Center in an official ceremony. Notable attendees of the ...

PUK willing to give up justice ministry in order to back PM’s gov’t

Rûdaw - 2018-12-22 18:54
Parliament meets today, but vote for ministers not on agenda ...

France… “Yellow Vests” Protesters Close about 200 Roads

Waar Media - 2018-12-22 16:53
French Interior Ministry announced that “Yellow Vests” Protesters close about 200 roads across the country. Police men have reopened 300 roads since mid-December, which were closed by the protesters, “Yellow Vests” Protesters entered their sixth week, th ...
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