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Bombing Injures One Near Khanaqin

BAS News - 2018-09-20 12:12
ERBIL — An improvised explosive device (IED) went off on Thursday in a village near Khanaqin, leaving one civilian injured, officials confirmed. According to the information obtained by BasNews, the blast occurred in the village of Hussein Mama, near Kha ...

Iraq to deploy federal guards in Kurdistan along border with Turkey

E-Kurd - 2018-09-17 11:24
BAGHDAD,— The Iraqi government decided on Sunday to deploy federal guards along the border between Iraq’s semi-autonomous region of Kurdistan and Turkey. The decision was made during a government security meeting chaired by outgoing Prime Minister Haider ...

Başkan Barzani: Federal konsey kurulması için Bağdat'la görüşüyoruz

BAS News - 2018-09-16 08:26
BasNews - Başkan Mesud Barzani, anayasa ihlallerinin ortadan kaldırılması, bileşenlerin haklarının korunması ve Kürtlere karşı işlenen suçların tekrar edilmemesi için Kürtlerin de katılacağı federal bir konseyin kurulması gerektiğini söyledi. Başkan Barz ...

Barzani: Konsey kurulmalı!

Ufkumuz Haber - 2018-09-16 03:00
Barzani: Konsey kurulmalı!Başkan Mesud Barzani, anayasa ihlallarinin ortadan kaldırılması, bileşenlerin haklarının korunması ve Kürtler karşı işlenen suçların tekrar edilmemesi için Kürtlerin de katılacağı bir Federal Konsey’in oluşması gerektiğini söyle ...

Kirkuk: IS Military Commander Captured

BAS News - 2018-09-15 21:45
ERBIL - The Iraqi forces captured on Saturday an Islamic State (IS) military commander in the province of Kirkuk, a report said, citing a statement by the federal police. According to the statement, the IS commander, nicknamed Abu Ragahd, of the militant ...

IS Ambushes SDF Fighters, Kills 20

BAS News - 2018-09-15 11:51
ERBIL — The Islamic State (IS) killed on Friday at least 20 fighters from the US-backed Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) in an ambush in the west of Syria, a monitoring group said. “The fighters were advancing during a sandstorm, they were surrounded, ISIS ...

Kurdish-Israeli Girl Faces Backlash in Turkey as Joins Israel’s Army

BAS News - 2018-09-12 13:10
ERBIL — An Israeli girl with Kurdish origins is facing criticism from the Turkish nationalists as she joins the Israeli army for compulsory service. Sabiha Iram is originally from the Kurdish town of Urfa in southeast Turkey and is also an Israeli citize ...

Three IS Suicide Bombers Attack Iraqi Army

BAS News - 2018-09-10 15:30
ERBIL — Three Islamic State (IS) members with explosive vests ran into a unit of the Iraqi army near Sharqat district of Salahaddin province. Mohammed Fayiq, a former spokesperson for Tuz Khurmatu mayor’s office, wrote on his official Facebook account th ...

Turkish Army Claims Killing of Five PKK Members

BAS News - 2018-09-09 23:18
ERBIL - The Turkish army claimed that it had killed five fighters of the Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) in the border area with Kurdistan Region. According to a statement by the Turkey's Interior Ministry, the country's forces had targeted the PKK member ...

Khamenei Urges Iranian Army to “Scare off” Enemy

BAS News - 2018-09-09 12:06
ERBIL — Iranian Supreme Leader Ali Khamenei has urged his country’s army to increase power to “scare off” the enemies. Giving a speech at a graduation ceremony for cadets of Iran’s regular armed forces, Khamenie said: “Increase your power as much as you ...

Turkish Army Claims Killing of 19 PKK Fighters

BAS News - 2018-09-01 00:31
ERBIL - The Turkish military claimed on Friday that it had "neutralized" 19 fighters of the Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK) on the day on the Kurdistan Region border areas. According to a statement by the army, the PKK fighters were targeted by airstrikes ...

Car Bomb Targets Iraqi Forces at Kirkuk Checkpoint

BAS News - 2018-08-30 11:33
ERBIL — A suicide bomber at the wheel of a explosive-laden vehicle attacked a checkpoint of Iraqi federal police early morning on Thursday in southwest Kirkuk province. According to media reports, the attack targeted the checkpoint at the entrance gate o ...
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