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Adel Abdul-Mahdi thanks the Peshmerga

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2019-12-10 08:36
Media Center, Ministry of Peshmerga On December 9, 2019, Adel Abdul-Mahdi, acting Prime Minister of Iraq, released a statement marking the 2-year anniversary of the victory against ISIS where he thanked the role of the Peshmerga Forces in defeating ISIS. ...

Ministry of Peshmerga within the 100-day report of the 9th KRG Cabinet

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2019-12-09 06:59
Media Center, Ministry of Peshmerga On December 7, 2019 KRG Prime Minister gave a televised speech, marking the 100th day since the initiation of his cabinet, where he shared the activities and milestones of the 9th KRG cabinet thus far. Afterwards, a de ...

Condolence message from the Minister of Peshmerga

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2019-12-08 22:43
In the name of the Almighty and Kind God Relatives of our proud martyrs, Families of the martyrs (Luqman Tahir Najim, Mahmoud Mohammad Maroof, Ziad Khalifa Sultan) Unfortunately, ISIS terrorist, once again, attacked an area in western Khanaqin in Garmian ...

Peshmerga to implement new strategy against ISIS

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2019-12-08 13:03
Media Center, Ministry of Peshmerga Following the increase in ISIS activity over the past few days and their attacks in Garmian causing a number of casualties, the General Commnader of the Peshmerga Forces and the Ministry of Peshmerga devised a new mili ...

After ISIS attacks, Kurdistan Region deploys more Peshmerga to Garmiyan

Kurdistan24 - 2019-12-07 18:05

Kurdistan Parliament Investigates Increasing IS Attacks in Khanaqin

BAS News - 2019-12-07 13:10
ERBIL — Kurdistan Region Parliament will investigate into the recent attacks against the Peshmerga forces in Kullajo district of Khanaqin, a lawmaker said. The IS jihadists carried out two attacks on Peshmerga positions within a week, and killed at least ...

ISIS valt Amerikaanse basissen, Iraakse leger en Peshmerga in Irak aan – Koerdisch Nieuws

Koerdischnieuws - 2019-12-06 20:42

ISIS attacks US bases, Iraqi army and Peshmerga in Iraq

ANF - 2019-12-06 14:18
The ISIS, reorganized after its defeat, attacked US bases, Iraqi military, Peshmerga and security forces with missiles. ...

Estat Islàmic reapareix també a l'Iraq matant 3 peshmerga kurds

KurdisCat - 2019-12-05 19:58
Dos militars kurds més han quedat ferits en un atac aquesta nit a una posició kurda a Deke Sarcham, al sudoest de southwest of Khanaqin. El setembre de l'any passat els islamistes ja van decapitar tres peshmerga en aquesta zona. Khanaqin és un territori d ...

Peshmerga Ministry Pledges Continued Battle against IS after Wednesday’s Attack

BAS News - 2019-12-05 15:13
ERBIL — Kurdistan Region’s Ministry of Peshmerga Affairs has pledged continue its battle with full determination to root out the Islamic State (IS) after a deadly attack overnight Wednesday. IS jihadists, for the second time in a week, attacked Peshmerga ...

After attack on Peshmerga, Kurdistan Region President warns ‘stubborn’ ISIS not over

Kurdistan24 - 2019-12-05 11:32

Erbil and Baghdad sign an agreement, inclusive of the Peshmerga budget

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2019-12-05 09:38
On December 3, 2019, Masrour Barzani (KRG Prime Minister) and a KRG delegation met with the Iraqi Federal Government regarding the budget and signed the pertaining agreement. The KRG released a statement following the meeting, mentioning that the Iraqi d ...

Three Peshmerga Troops Killed in IS Attack near Khanaqin

BAS News - 2019-12-05 09:06
ERBIL — Islamic State (IS) jihadists carried out an attack near Kullajo district of Khanaqin overnight Wednesday, in which three Kurdish Peshmerga fighters were killed and two others were wounded, officials said. A commander from the area told BasNews th ...

ISIS attack kills 3 Peshmerga forces in Iraq's disputed Diyala province

Kurdistan24 - 2019-12-05 01:28

Khanaqin: IS Attacks Peshmerga, Casualties Reported

BAS News - 2019-12-04 22:17
ERBIL - The Islamic State (IS) jihadists carried out an attack on the Kurdistan Region's Peshmerga forces in the disputed town of Khanaqin on Wednesday night, with casualties reported. Jimoor Rostam, a Peshmerga commander in the area, confirmed to BasNew ...

Statement from the Ministry of Peshmerga

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2019-12-04 21:18
Unfortunately, ISIS terrorists carried out an armed attack on one of the 3rd Infantry Regiment of the Kurdistan Peshmerga Brigade within the borders of the Koljo area (Kermian axis), and the attack was strongly countered early by the Peshmerga forces and ...

Bnaslawa Training Center completed a Drill Instructor Development Training program

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2019-12-04 03:12
Media Center, Ministry of Peshmerga Bnaslawa Training Center completed a Drill Instructor Development Training program, dedicated for the Peshmerga’s 2nd Brigade and supervised by Kurdistan Training Coordination Center (KTCC). The training program began ...

US, Coalition to continue support for Peshmerga

Kurdistan24 - 2019-12-04 01:39

Peshmerga unity depends on healing political divisions

Al Monitor - 2019-12-03 15:53

KRG Deputy Prime Minister, along with the Minister of Peshmerga, visit Garmian

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2019-12-02 18:53
Media Center, Ministry of Peshmerga On the night of Dec 1-2, 2019, ISIS conducted attacks on the Iraqi Forces and PMF in the southern regions of Jalawla, Naftkhana and Garma, causing a number of casualties. Similarly, on the night of November 29-30, they ...

Peshmerga, Security Forces Capture Several IS Insurgents

BAS News - 2019-12-02 18:44
ERBIL - Kurdistan Region's Peshmerga and security forces have captured a number of Islamic State (IS) jihadists, an official said on Monday. Speaking to Kurdistan 24, Kurdistan Regional Government's (KRG) Coordinator for lnternational Advocacy, Dindar Ze ...

KRG delegation will visit Baghdad to push for the provision of the budget and salaries, and the constitutional rights of the Peshmerga and Kurdistan Region

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2019-12-02 03:33
Media Center, Ministry of Peshmerga The recent developments and political situation in Iraq, coupled with the resignation of Iraqi Prime Minister, Adel Abd-alMahdi, poses a number of questions, particularly in regards to Erbil-Baghdad relations and the a ...

Statement from KRG Minister of Peshmerga

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2019-12-01 18:39
Media Center, Ministry of Peshmerga It brings great sorrow and concern to us to know that the violent attack of ISIS terrorists on our brave sons in Kifri region of Garmian resulted in the martyrdom of the Director and two employees from Asaysh. I send m ...

IS Still Present on the Ground: Peshmerga Minister

BAS News - 2019-12-01 10:26
ERBIL — The Islamic State (IS) is still active on the ground and it is still a threat, said Kurdistan Region’s Peshmerga Minister Shorish Ismail. “The recent attacks by IS prove that they are still alive and it is yet to be rooted out,” the Kurdish minis ...

Clothing brand dedicated to the Peshmerga has been met with increased popularity in the United States

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2019-11-28 06:15
Media Center, Ministry of Peshmerga A Channel 5 News report by Mathew Torres showcases a young Kurdish businessman that has launched a rapidly growing clothing brand dedicated to the Peshmerga. As the report shows, the founder, Hamad Aziz, is a Kurd resi ...

Peshmerga Fighter, His Wife Assassinated near Daquq

BAS News - 2019-11-27 22:17
ERBIL - A Peshmerga fighter and his wife were assassinated on Wednesday night near the disputed town of Daquq, south of Kirkuk province. Confirming to BasNews, Idris Adil, a Patriotic Union of Kurdistan's (PUK) representative to the area, explained that ...

Peshmerga Chief-of-Staff received British Military Consultant to MOPE’s Reform Program

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2019-11-27 19:59
Media Center, Ministry of Peshmerga On November 27, 2019, Lieutenant-General Jamal Mohammad, MOPE Chief-of-Staff, along with Brigadier-General Hazhar Omar, MOPE Director of Cooperation & Relations, received Colonel Roy, British Military Consultant to the ...

Coalition drives to build Iraqi Kurdistan’s Peshmerga into a self-sustaining force

Thedefensepost - 2019-11-27 13:51

Kurdistan takes steps in unifying Peshmerga, bans political activities in offices

Kurdistan24 - 2019-11-26 23:55

Europol conducts comprehensive cyber-attack aimed at disrupting ISIS propaganda online

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2019-11-26 20:38
Media Center, Ministry of Peshmerga Belgian Judicial Spokesperson, Eric Von Der Sebt, held a press conference at Europol HQ, sharing that Europol has conducted a strong cyber-attack operation on a number of websites and online accounts belonging to ISIS, ...

KRG Prime Minister received the U.S. Under Secretary of Defense for Policy

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2019-11-26 12:52
Media Center, Ministry of Peshmerga The U.S. Under Secretary of Defense for Policy reiterates U.S. support to the Kurdistan Region. On November 25, 2019, Masrour Barzani (KRG Prime Minister) received and met with John Rood (U.S. Under Secretary of Defens ...

Coalition remains militarily committed to SDF, Peshmerga forces: Spokesperson

Kurdistan24 - 2019-11-26 09:39

Global Coalition Spokesperson: “Peshmerga is a strong security force, and greatly respected by us.”

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2019-11-26 06:21
Media Center, Ministry of Peshmerga On November 20, 2019, Colonel Myles Cagins, Spokesperson of the Global Coalition to defeat ISIS, during an interview with a Kurdish channel, said, “We have fought alongside the Peshmerga and will support the Peshmerga ...

PM Barzani Reaffirms Peshmerga's Commitment to Regional Security

BAS News - 2019-11-25 23:41
ERBIL - Kurdistan Region Prime Minister Masrour Barzani has reaffirmed the Peshmerga forces' commitment to the regional security and the fight against the Islamic State (IS). The Kurdish premier made the remarks during a meeting with John Rood, the US Un ...

كونا : US calls for coordination between Iraqi, Peshmerga forces - الشؤون السياسية - 26/11/2019

KUNA - 2019-11-25 22:36

U.S. Vice President: “It was the bravery of the Peshmerga Forces that made our victory over ISIS possible.”

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2019-11-25 07:27
Media Center, Ministry of Peshmerga On Tuesday, November 23, 2019, Mike Pence (U.S. Vice President) conducted an unannounced visit to the U.S. Force’s Ain Al-Asadi base in Iraq’s Anbar Province, and participated in the thanksgiving celebration along a nu ...

High U.S. Officers support a Kurdish stronghold

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2019-11-24 23:05
Media Center, Ministry of Peshmerga Over the past few days in Washington D.C., high U.S. Military and Intelligence Officers have conducted a panel and released a statement urging the U.S. leadership to take actions in order to prevent the further propaga ...

US to Prolong Assistance to KRG, Peshmerga

BAS News - 2019-11-24 17:15
ERBIL - The US will prolong its assistance to the Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) and the Peshmerga forces, reiterating support to cooperations between the Peshmerga fighters and Iraqi troops in the fight against terrorism. During a visit to Kurdista ...

Initiation of training program for the maintenance and operation of military communication devices

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2019-11-24 12:37
Media Center, Ministry of Peshmerga MOPE’s Directorate of General Logistics has opened a course dedicated on the maintenance and operations of a range of military communication devices. The training program is aimed at developing the skills of Communicat ...

Pence Reaffirms US' Support to Kurdistan

BAS News - 2019-11-23 20:20
ERBIL - US Vice President Mike Pence has reaffirmed his country's support to the Kurdistan Region and the Peshmerga forces. Pence arrived in Baghdad on Saturday during an unannounced trip to Iraq, without holding any meetings with the Iraqi officials. He ...

El reportero graba a los peshmerga kurdos ajusticiando a un miliciano del Estado Islámico - Periodista Digital

Periodistadigital - 2019-11-22 12:56

Ministry of Peshmerga conducted ‘General Diplomacy’ seminar for the Consul General of Republic of Korea

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2019-11-20 19:26
Media Center, Ministry of Peshmerga On November 13, 2019, MOPE Directorate of Media & National Awareness and General Consulate of the Republic of Korea jointly conducted a seminar for Choi Kwang-Jin (Consul General of Republic of Korea) regarding “Genera ...

KRG discusses MOPE’s reform process and appoints a high committee for the matter

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2019-11-20 06:10
Media Center, Ministry of Peshmerga On November 13, 2019, KRG Council of Ministers, supervised by Masrour Barzani (KRG Prime Minister) and attended by Qubad Talabani (KRG Deputy Prime Minister) conducted a meeting. At the start of the meeting, Shorsh Ism ...

Global Coalition: “We will continue our fight against ISIS, and supporting those forces fighting ISIS.”

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2019-11-19 20:54
Media Center, Ministry of Peshmerga On November, 14, 2019, in Washington D.C., the Foreign Ministers of members countries of the Global Coalition to defeat ISIS conducted a meeting. Following their meeting, they released a statement, emphasizing on the c ...

PKK Base Hit by Turkish Drone Strike near Sinjar

BAS News - 2019-11-19 13:37
ERBIL — A Turkish airstrike targeted Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) base in Khansure, near Sinjar, on Tuesday, reportedly resulting in casualties. Peshmerga Commander Qasim Shasho told BasNews the position belonged to Sinjar Resistance Unit (YBS), an off ...

Peshmerga convoy prepare to cross Turkish border into Kobani – video | World news | The Guardian

The Guardian - 2019-11-19 03:08

'It’s very easy for ISIS' – Peshmerga commander warns of return to Iraq mountain town

Thedefensepost - 2019-11-18 15:20

Peshmerga not Involved in Security Crackdown against Iraqi Protesters: KDP

BAS News - 2019-11-18 08:51
ERBIL — Kurdistan Region’s Peshmerga forces have no role in the security crackdown against the ongoing protests in Baghdad and several other southern provinces of Iraq, said Kurdistan Democratic Party (KDP). Since early October, thousands of Iraqis have ...

MOPE Directorate of Communications completed a Development Course

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2019-11-18 03:50
Media Center, Ministry of Peshmerga On November 17, 2019, MOPE Directorate of Communications completed a 14-day development course for 12 officers from the unit. Brigadier-General Kazim Lazgin, MOPE Director of Communications, shared with the Media Cente ...

Deputy Minister of Peshmerga congratulates the newly-appointed Head of the Military Investigation Court

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2019-11-17 19:24
Media Center, Ministry of Peshmerga On November 17, 2019, Sarbast Lazgin (Deputy Minister of Peshmerga) and Lieutenant-General Jamal Mohammad (MOPE Chief-of-Staff) visisted the KRG Court of Military Investigations in order to congratulate Dadyar Hamid Sa ...

HE President Nechirvan Barzani: “Peshmerga is a symbol of bravery and determination around the world.. the development of Peshmerga officers is a vital necessity for Kurdistan Region.”

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2019-11-16 14:39
Media Center, Ministry of Peshmerga HE Nechirvan Barzani, Kurdistan Region President and General Commander of the Peshmerga Forces, gave a speech during the graduation ceremony of a military training program in Zakho, remarking that the Peshmerga has bec ...

Nechirvan Barzani Reiterates on the Reform Process of MOPA

KRG-Spain - 2019-11-16 00:06
Erbil, Kurdistan Region, 11 November 2019 President of the Kurdistan Region and Commander-in-Chief of Peshmerga Forces, Nechirvan Barzani met with the Ministry of Peshmerga Affairs and Commanders of Peshmerga Forces to assess the latest developments of it ...

« Peshmerga », le film de BHL, à l’honneur au Mexique !

Bernard-Henri Lévy - 2019-11-15 22:42
Aperçu ci-dessous des 6 pages du grand quotidien mexicain El Universal sur «Peshmerga», le film documentaire de Bernard-Henri Lévy. Soient les derniers échos de la campagne menée aussi au Mexique par l’écrivain et philosophe, la semaine dernière, en faveu ...

Iraq: i militari italiani feriti combattevano Isis al fianco dei peshmerga

Blitzquotidiano - 2019-11-15 03:03

KRG's Council of Ministers Discuss Reform Plan at Peshmerga Ministry

BAS News - 2019-11-13 23:33
ERBIL - The Kurdistan Regional Government's (KRG) Council of Ministers, chaired by PM Masrour Barzani, convened on Wednesday to discuss the reform plan at the Ministry of Peshmerga. "During the meeting, Minister of Peshmerga Shoresh Ismael presented a de ...

Graduation ceremony of the 26th Peshmerga Officer Development Training program at Zakho’s 2nd Military College

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2019-11-13 21:51
Media Center, Ministry of Peshmerga Graduation ceremony of the 26th Peshmerga Officer Development Training program at the 2nd Military College, Zakho ...

President Barzani: Kurdistan Region Needs a Unified National Military

Presidency of Kurdistan - 2019-11-13 19:56
Zakho, Kurdistan Region, 12 November 2019 President of the Kurdistan Region and Commander-in-Chief of the Peshmerga Forces Nechirvan Barzani participated in the graduation ceremony of the the Military Academy in Zakho. During a speech at the ceremony, Pr ...

Nechirvan Barzani Reiterates on the Reform Process of MOPA

Presidency of Kurdistan - 2019-11-13 10:51
Erbil, Kurdistan Region, 11 November 2019 President of the Kurdistan Region and Commander-in-Chief of Peshmerga Forces, Nechirvan Barzani met with the Ministry of Peshmerga Affairs and Commanders of Peshmerga Forces to assess the latest developments of i ...

Today Marks the 4rd Anniversary of Sinjar Liberation

BAS News - 2019-11-13 10:40
ERBIL — Today, 13 November, marks the third anniversary of the liberation of Sinjar from the Islamic State (IS). The massive operation with thousands of Kurdish forces was led by the Kurdistan Peshmerga forces and backed by the US-led Coalition. It marke ...

Kurdistan President Stresses the Importance of “Modernized, Unified” Peshmerga Forces

Gulan Media - 2019-11-13 08:07

Senior Peshmerga and Coalition leader warn of ISIS resurgence

Kurdistan24 - 2019-11-13 07:45

Erbil: Minister of Peshmerga attends Armistice Day ceremony, in honor of the lives of British soldiers

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2019-11-12 18:58
Media Center, Ministry of Peshmerga On November 11, 2019, Shorsh Ismael (KRG Minister of Peshmerga), along with Sarbast Lazgin (Deputy Minister of Peshmerga) and a number of high officials from the MOPE, participated in a ceremony hosted in Erbil for Arm ...

Kurdistan committed to Peshmerga reform, unification, President Barzani says

Kurdistan24 - 2019-11-12 15:19

Kurdistan Presidents Stresses the Importance of “Modernized, Unified” Peshmerga Force

BAS News - 2019-11-12 12:28
ERBIL — Kurdistan Region President Nechirvan Barzani said developing the Peshmerga forces into a more modernized and better unified army is of significant importance at this stage. “Peshmerga forces should be kept away from internal political competition ...

KRG Minister of Peshmerga: “Our door is always open towards International Humanitarian Organizations.”

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2019-11-12 06:29
Media Center, Ministry of Peshmerga KRG Minister of Peshmerga acknowledges the positive role of the international humanitarian organization in their support and cooperation with the Ministry of Peshmerga and says, “The Ministry of Peshmerga’s door is alw ...

Kurdistan Region President calls for progress with Peshmerga Ministry reforms

Kurdistan24 - 2019-11-11 21:19

Kurdistan President, Peshmerga Ministry Discuss Reform Plan

BAS News - 2019-11-11 20:33
ERBIL - Kurdistan Region President Nechirvan Barzani met on Monday with senior officials from the Ministry of Peshmerga to discuss the reform program at the ministry. Barzani during the meeting called for stronger efforts for reforms and reorganizing the ...

HE President Nechirvan Barzani emphasizes the importance of MOPE’s reform process

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2019-11-11 14:45
Media Center, Ministry of Peshmerga HE President Nechirvan Barzani remarks that the Ministry of Peshmerga’s reform process and reorganization efforts are one of the priorities in his agenda and has tasked the Kurdistan Region Presidency and Ministry of P ...

Apostolic Nuncio to Iraq meets Masoud Barzani, says Peshmerga ‘saved humanity’ in ISIS defeat

Kurdistan24 - 2019-11-11 12:27

Five Italian special forces personnel injured in IED explosion in northern Iraq

The Defense Post - 2019-11-11 09:44
Five Italian special forces personnel were wounded when they were struck by an IED while supporting Kurdish Peshmerga in northern Iraq The post Five Italian special forces personnel injured in IED explosion in northern Iraq appeared first on The Defense ...

Iraqi peshmerga fighters head for Syria to fight Islamic State - Reuters

Reuters - 2019-11-11 07:01

Clarification of the Aviation Program announcement

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2019-11-10 19:12
Media Center, Ministry of Peshmerga Regarding the Aviation Program, which was announced earlier by the Ministry of Peshmerga and local media outlets, we have received a number of common questions and confusions. Below, we clarify a number of the mentione ...

Bomb Blast Wounds Five Peshmerga, Coalition Troops Near Tuz Khurmatu

BAS News - 2019-11-10 18:23
ERBIL - A bomb explosion on Sunday resulted in the wounding of five Peshmerga and US-led coalition troops near the Kurdish town of Tuz Khurmatu. Speaking to BasNews, Ahmed Latif, a Peshmerga official in the area, said that the incident took place in an a ...

Barzani Receives Holy See Envoy to Discuss Latest Developments in Iraq

BAS News - 2019-11-10 13:25
ERBIL — Kurdish prominent leader Masoud Barzani on Sunday received Alberto Ortega Martín, the apostolic nuncio to Iraq and his accompanying delegation in Erbil. The Holy See representative thanked Barzani for his leadership and the Peshmerga forces for t ...

« Peshmerga », de BHL, projeté à Mexico (Vidéo)

Bernard-Henri Lévy - 2019-11-08 23:45
Retrouvez l’ITW de BHL pour la télévision mexicaine, à l’occasion de la projection de son film « Peshmerga » à Mexico. Après avoir triomphé à New York, ce film documentaire dédié aux combattants du Kurdistan parcourt bien le monde en défense de la cause K ...

Research team from Oslo University visit the Ministry of Peshmerga

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2019-11-08 20:45
Media Center, Ministry of Peshmerga On October 29, 2019, Brigadier-General Hazhar Omar, MOPE Director of Cooperation & Relations, received a team of Norwegian researchers from Oslo University. During the meeting, the researchers clarified the purpose of ...

U.K. Minister for Armed Forces: “We will continue to support the Peshmerga.”

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2019-11-06 17:07
Media Center, Ministry of Peshmerga Mark Lancaster, U.K. Minister for Armed Forces, shared some words regarding their role in Iraq and Kurdistan Region during a Parliament session and said, “The United Kingdom is committed to support the Iraqi Security F ...

Trump, «JFK» et la mort d’Al-Baghdadi : le bloc-notes de BHL repris à l’international

Bernard-Henri Lévy - 2019-11-05 21:18
Washington DC, 24 octobre, Middle East Institute. New York, le 26, grande salle de projection du New York Times. Dans les deux cas, «Peshmerga», mon film de guerre de 2016. Dans les deux cas, poursuite de ma campagne en faveur de ce peuple kurde auquel no ...

ISIS confirms the death of Abubakr Baghdadi and appointed a new leader and spokesperson

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2019-11-05 03:41
Media Center, Ministry of Peshmerga After the U.S. Special Forces’ operation on the midnight of October 27-28, 2019, which resulted in the death of ISIS leader Abubakr Baghdadi, some of his family members, spokesperson and other key ISIS figures in Syria ...

Il contingente italiano in Iraq continua ad addestrare i peshmerga curdi – Analisi Difesa

Analisidifesa - 2019-11-05 03:02

BHL, JFK et Peshmerga au Mexique (La Règle du Jeu)

Bernard-Henri Lévy - 2019-11-04 22:19
Infatigable Bernard-Henri Lévy ! C’est à Mexico City qu’il a continué, ce vendredi, la campagne en faveur des Kurdes dans laquelle il s’est lancé, avec une énergie redoublée, au lendemain de l’invasion par l’armée turque du Rojava. C’était une petite sall ...

Kurdistan President Thanks US for Continuous Assistance to Peshmerga

BAS News - 2019-11-04 17:08
ERBIL - Kurdistan Region President Nechirvan Barzani has thanked the US and other coalition members for their continuous military and advisory assistance to the Peshmerga forces. The Kurdish president made the remarks during a meeting with a delegationin ...

MOPE is preparing a project on Cooperation with Iraqi Ministry of Defense and resolving their current issues

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2019-11-04 08:41
Media Center, Ministry of Peshmerga On October 28, 2019, a meeting was conducted regarding the cooperation project between the Ministry of Peshmerga and Iraqi Ministry of Defense, proposed by MOPE Directorate of Reform. The meeting was attended by Shorsh ...

Peshmerga, le film de Bernard Henri Lévy, projeté à New York, dans la salle du New York Times

Justice for Kurds - 2019-11-04 00:35
Avant-hier soir, 26 octobre 2019, la grande salle de projection du New York Times accueillait Bernard-Henri Levy et son film Peshmerga. Dès 18h, une heure avant que la projection ne commence, la queue commençait à se former sur la 41eme rue. Il y avait là ...

The American Interest: The Death of Al-Baghdadi—and the Birth of a Tragedy

Justice for Kurds - 2019-11-03 00:04
Washington. Middle East Institute. October 24. New York. Screening room at the New York Times. October 26. On both occasions, showings of Peshmerga, my 2016 war documentary, presented under the auspices of Justice for Kurds, the American NGO that I founde ...

Masrour Barzani: “We thank Germany for continuing the training of the Peshmerga Forces.

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2019-11-02 17:17
Media Center, Ministry of Peshmerga On October 28, 2019, Masrour Barzani, KRG Prime Minister, received Ole Diehl, German Ambassador to Iraq. During the meeting, also attended by Barbara Wolf, German Consul General in Erbil, the parties discussed Iraq’s a ...

Peshmerga to receive more equipment, as cooperation continues: Coalition Spokesman

Kurdistan24 - 2019-11-01 02:14

US-led coalition: We’re committed to the Kurdistan Region and the Peshmerga

Kurdistan24 - 2019-10-31 09:06

The Times: Nothing can wash away the stain of our Kurdish betrayal by Bernard-Henri Lévy

Justice for Kurds - 2019-10-30 23:50
One can rarely say of an entire people, without qualifiers: “They are an admirable people.” But it can be said of Kurds. They have shown incredible bravery in the face of fire, which I witnessed while making my two documentaries, Peshmerga and The Battle ...

UK Committed to Supporting Peshmerga: Lancaster

BAS News - 2019-10-30 23:16
ERBIL — The United Kingdom is committed to give support to Peshmerga forces of Kurdistan Region as part of the international efforts to counter terror, said Mark Lancaster, the UK Minister of State for the Armed Forces. “We are committed to supporting th ...

Global Coalition Spokesperson: “We will never forget the sacrifice and bravery of the Peshmerga, and will continue to support them.”

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2019-10-30 20:34
Media Center, Ministry of Peshmerga On October 29, 2019, Colonel Myles Caggins, Spokesperson of the Global Coalition to fight ISIS, conducted a press conference. During the press conference, in which a number of notable TV channel from Kurdistan, Iraq an ...

US-led Coalition to Deliver New Military Assistance to Peshmerga

BAS News - 2019-10-30 19:58
ERBIL — The US-led Coalition continues to support the Peshmerga ministry of Kurdistan Region, and it is planning to deliver a new shipment consisting of military hardware, a Kurdish official said. Since the formation of the anti-Islamic State Coalition, ...

Britain says it is ‘committed’ to supporting Kurdish Peshmerga

Kurdistan24 - 2019-10-30 11:33

Peshmerga Chief-of-Staff received the Commander of U.S. Security Office in Iraq

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2019-10-29 18:38
Media Center, Ministry of Peshmerga On October 29, 2019, Lieutenant-General Jamal Mohammad, Peshmerga Chief-of-Staff, received and met with Colonel Vantris, Commander of the U.S. Security Office in Iraq, and his accompanying delegation. Attending the mee ...

Operation to kill ISIS leader, under the name “Kayla Mueller”

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2019-10-29 13:22
Media Center, Ministry of Peshmerga The death of Abubakr Baghdadi, ISIS leader, was a major historical event regionally and globally, and influenced the future of the terrorist organization and terrorism in the region. The operation that took place at mi ...

Peshmerga Played Key Role in Defeating IS: Coalition

BAS News - 2019-10-29 09:47
ERBIL - The US-led international coalition commended the role of the Kurdistan Region's Peshmerga forces on Tuesday, pointing out that the Kurdish "fearless" fighters played a key role in defeating the jihadist group of Islamic State (IS). During a press ...

Kurdistan PM Thanks Germany for Extending Military Assistance

BAS News - 2019-10-28 15:06
ERBIL - Kurdistan Region Prime Minister Masrour Barzani has thanked Germany for extending its military assistance to the Peshmerga forces. Barzani made the remarks during a meeting with German Ambassador to Iraq Ole Diehl in Erbil on Monday, where they e ...

Completion of a Wide Ground Security Training program at Suleimani Training Center

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2019-10-28 06:11
Media Center, Ministry of Peshmerga On October 24, 2019, Suleimani Training Center concluded a Wide Ground Security Training program dedicated for the MOPE 2nd Battalion of the 11th Brigade as well as the 75th Female Peshmerga Unit. The ceremony was atte ...

ISIS leader, Abubakr Baghdadi, dead

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2019-10-27 21:59
Media Center, Ministry of Peshmerga On the morning of October 27, 2019, U.S. President Donald Trump tweeted “Something very big has just happened.” He is expected to give a formal speech regarding the incident at 5pm Erbil’s time, whereas the U.S. Secret ...

Completion ceremony of a training program at Kirkuk Infantry Training Center

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2019-10-27 03:31
Media Center, Ministry of Peshmerga On October 24, 2019, Kirkuk Infantry Training Center concluded a training program. The ceremony was attended by the center’s Commander and Deputy Commander, Commander of Peshmerga 6th Infantry Brigade and a number of C ...
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