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New law endangers U.S. assistance to Palestinian Authority security forces - U.S. News -

Haaretz - 2019-01-18 10:58

Egypt Security Forces Kill Six Militants | Asharq AL-awsat

Aawsat - 2019-01-18 06:46

Iranian security forces 'severely injured' in clashes with Kurdish couriers, merchants

Kurdistan24 - 2019-01-17 11:55

A Senior PKK Leader Surrenders to Turkish Security Forces

Waar Media - 2019-01-16 12:28
A senior PKK leader surrendered to Turkish security forces; in Turkey’s eastern province of Shirnak on Wednesday. “Ridwan Ertash who is a senior leader a leader of PKK, surrendered himself to the Turkish security forces at Habur border gate on the Turkis ...

Lebanese security forces arrest Daesh-linked minor | Arab News

Arabnews - 2019-01-15 19:21

Offering Condolences for martyrs’ relatives

SDF Press - 2019-01-14 23:18
Raqqa_ SDF, internal security forces, Martyrs Families institution and representatives of Raqqa civil administration offered their condolences to SDF and internal security forces martyrs relatives, where they were martyred by treachery hands. The condolen ...

Iraqi Court Sentences Seven People to Death on Terror Charges

BAS News - 2019-01-13 21:46
ERBIL - A court in the Iraqi province of Dhi Qar sentenced on Sunday seven people to death after they were found guilty of committing terrorist activities against the security forces and civilians in the country. The sentences were issued by the Criminal ...

Tevgeri Azadi: PUK Security Forces Still Holding 30 Members in Detention

BAS News - 2019-01-13 16:35
ERBIL - Tevgeri Azadi, the Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) offspring in the Kurdistan Region, revealed on Sunday that 30 of its members are still held in detention by the Patriotic Union of Kurdistan's (PUK) security forces. Talking to BasNews, Tara Husse ...

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- ...

Deployment of US Forces to Iraq's Mosul Denied

BAS News - 2019-01-13 00:19
ERBIL - The Iraqi army has denied the reports claiming that the US forces had been deployed to the province of Mosul instead of the Iraqi forces. Iraqi News cited a statement by the Security Media Center as calling the reports "untrue" and arguing that t ...

Safety and security is Women Internal security forces.

SDF Press - 2019-01-12 21:09
Al-Tabqa_ Women internal security forces are staying up at nights to spread safety and security and protect the city, applying the military duty that women hold in the check points inside and outside the city, to maintain the region’s safety from any thre ...

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 ...

Two Manbij security forces killed by roadside bomb

Rûdaw - 2019-01-12 19:26
A third member of the force was injured ...

Asayesh detained 65 Tavgari Azadi members in ‘wide attack’: party

Rûdaw - 2019-01-12 19:26
PUK-tied security forces have cracked down on PKK-linked party ...

PUK forces briefly detained Tavgari Azadi’s spokeswoman, 50 others in Iraqi Kurdistan

E-Kurd - 2019-01-12 15:35
SULAIMANI, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— The spokeswoman for the pro-PKK Kurdistan Free Society (Tavgari Azadi), Tara Hussein was arrested along with 50 others by the Patriotic Union of Kurdistan PUK security forces in Azadi Park in Sulaimani on Friday, acco ...

US Seeking Talks with Russia to Ensure Kurds' Safety after Syria Pullout: Bolton

BAS News - 2019-01-11 22:44
ERBIL - The US is willing to hold talks with Russia about the need for protecting the Syrian Kurds after the US forces withdraw from Syria, National Security Adviser John Bolton said on Friday. The US official noted that they put the loyalty of the Kurdi ...

Co-chairs of PKK-affiliated Party Arrested in Sulaimaniyah

BAS News - 2019-01-11 17:28
ERBIL - The Patriotic Union of Kurdistan (PUK) security forces in the province of Sulaimaniya arrested on Friday a couple of co-chairs of Tevgeri Azadi, the Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) offspring in the Kurdistan Region. The arrest was made after the m ...

A Kurdish Human Rights Lawyer Arrested in Orumiyeh

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2019-01-11 02:00
Masoud Shamsnejad, A Kurdish humuman rights lawer, was arrested by security forces on Tuesday in Orumiyeh and transferred to an unknown location. The security forces raided the house and law office of this lawyer while inspecting all his belongings and co ...

PUK forces close pro-PKK Tavgari Azadi office in Garmiyan, Iraqi Kurdistan

E-Kurd - 2019-01-10 15:09
PUK Asayish forces arrest nine members of Tavgari Azadi in Garmiyan KALAR, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— Kurdish Asayish security forces of the Patriotic Union of Kurdistan (PUK) raided a property belonging to the pro-PKK Kurdistan Free Society Movement (Tav ...

PUK Security Raids PKK Gathering in Qaladize

BAS News - 2019-01-10 14:18
ERBIL — Security forces affiliated with the Patriotic Union of Kurdistan (PUK) reportedly raided a gathering by Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) on Thursday in Qaladize district of Sulaymaniyah province. According to Roj News, the gathering was held to mar ...

Rights Group Says Kurdistan Security Forces Torturing Children

Rferl - 2019-01-09 14:21

Cinema shut down due to movie about Sakine Cansız

ANF - 2019-01-09 11:25
Security forces have closed a cinema in the southern Kurdistan city of Sulaymaniyah to prevent the screening of a film about Kurdish revolutionary Sakine Cansız. ...

Cinema closed for movie about Sakine Cansız

ANF - 2019-01-09 11:04
Security forces have closed a cinema in the southern Kurdistan city of Sulaymaniyah to prevent the screening of a film about Kurdish revolutionary Sakine Cansız. ...

Mines engineering in Raqqa city

SDF Press - 2019-01-08 23:05
“the mines engineering teams”, affiliated to the security internal forces in Raqqa city, is doing great efforts to maintain the civilians’ security. However, the mines engineering teams are working in demining the planted mines, explosive cars and devices ...

The emergency teams and ambulance in Raqqa city

SDF Press - 2019-01-08 18:10
Raqqa_ the emergency teams, affiliated to the internal security forces in Raqqa city, made great efforts to help civilians and protect them from catastrophes, via offering first aid, dealing with the emergency states such as injuries, heart attacks and pr ...

KRG Rejects HRW Accusations of Torturing Young IS Detainees

BAS News - 2019-01-08 17:59
ERBIL - The Kurdistan Regional Government's (KRG) Coordinator for International Advocacy has responded to a Human Rights Watch report accusing the Kurdish security forces of mistreating young Islamic State (IS) detainees. HRW released a report on Tuesday ...

Children 'still being tortured to confess to Isis links' by Kurdish security forces | Global development | The Guardian

The Guardian - 2019-01-08 17:36

PUK Security Forces Close Down Cinema to Ban Film about PKK Figure

BAS News - 2019-01-08 13:47
ERBIL — The Patriotic Union of Kurdistan (PUK)-affiliated forces shut down a cinema in Sulaymaniyah on Tuesday where a film about a PKK figure was about to be screened. Salim Cinema confirmed in a statement that it had scheduled the screening of a film o ...

U.S. delegation in Turkey to discuss Syria after troop withdrawal

The New Mail - 2019-01-08 06:10
A U.S. delegation that includes national security adviser John Bolton arrived in Turkey Monday, where they aim to ensure protection for Kurdish forces in Syria before the troop withdrawal begins.… The post U.S. delegation in Turkey to discuss Syria after ...

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 ...

Montenegro’s contribution towards The Global Coalition against Daesh

The Global Coalition - 2019-01-08 00:33
Montenegro entered the Coalition in December 2014. They are active members of the Foreign Fighters working group and have provided support the Iraqi Security Forces in the fight against terrorism L’article Montenegro’s contribution towards The Global Coa ...

Failing a leak attempt by ISIS group to one of our fighters’ points

SDF Press - 2019-01-07 23:56
Raqqa_ in the noon of today, Monday, 7-1-2019 our forces failed an attempt of a terrorist group to leak in Raqqa city, where the terrorists used an old tunnel to apply their seamy conspiracy to violate the safety, security and peace that Raqqa city lives. ...

Erbil Security Arrests Man on Extortion Charges

BAS News - 2019-01-07 14:51
ERBIL — Kurdish security forces on Monday announced the arrest of a man in capital Erbil suspected of extortion via social media networks. According to a statement on official Facebook page of Kurdistan Counter-terror Department, the arrest was made on 2 ...

US wants guarantees that Turkey will not ‘endanger’ Syria partner forces after troop withdrawal

The Defense Post - 2019-01-07 09:36
National Security Advisor John Bolton said US troop withdrawal from Syria depends on conditions being met, including that Turkey should not endanger America's partners The post US wants guarantees that Turkey will not ‘endanger’ Syria partner forces afte ...

Bolton Says U.S. Withdrawal From Syria Is Conditional

The Wall Street Journal - 2019-01-07 07:25
The Trump administration won’t withdraw U.S. forces from northern Syria unless Turkey offers a firm commitment not to target America’s Kurdish allies, White House national security adviser John Bolton said. ...

Bolton Puts Conditions on Syria Withdrawal, Suggesting a Delay of Months or Years

New York Times - 2019-01-07 06:13
John R. Bolton, the national security adviser, said troops would remain until the Islamic State was completely defeated and Turkey guaranteed it would not strike Kurdish forces. ...

An Environment Activist Arrested in Kamyaran

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2019-01-07 02:00
Iran security forces arrested and Beat an environment activist, Isa Feizi in Kamyaran, and transferred him to an unknown location. Kurdistan Human Rights Network (KHRN) has been informed that security forces attacked the shop of Isa Faizi, the environment ...

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 ...

No Syria withdrawal without Turkish pledge not to attack Kurds, Bolton says

NBC News - 2019-01-06 17:40
President Recep Tayyip Erdogan would have to guarantee Turkey won’t attack Kurdish forces after Americans exit, the national security adviser said. ...

Iraq’s Hikmah Movement Denies Reports of Raiding Leader’s House

BAS News - 2019-01-06 14:34
ERBIL — Iraqi Hikmah Movement on Sunday refuted the media reports claiming that the security forces had raided the house of its leader Ammar al-Hakim in Baghdad. Habib Tarafi, a leading member of the movement, said in a statement to BasNews that the repo ...

U.S. forces will stay in Syria until Turkey assures safety of Kurds, National Security Adviser Bolton says | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2019-01-06 13:29

Paris yellow vest demo goes on into the night

Waar Media - 2019-01-06 08:45
Protests continued into the night as police attempted to restore calm in Paris after thousands supporters of the yellow vest movement stormed the streets to keep up pressure on President Emmanuel Macron. French security forces fired tear gas and flash-ba ...

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 ...

Arrests between KDP and PUK raises rule of law concerns in Iraqi Kurdistan

E-Kurd - 2019-01-04 12:31
HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— A series of tit-for-tat arrests of party officials and family members by partisan security forces affiliated with the two ruling parties has exposed significant rule of law concerns in the Kurdistan Region. The Pat ...

Watchful eyes are the compass of Raqqa’s safety.

SDF Press - 2019-01-04 06:08
Raqqa_ the internal security forces are enhancing the safety and stabilization in the Raqqa city via organizing and facilitating the security patrols and spreading the check points inside Raqqa city. The internal security patrols spread on the entering an ...

Two militants blow themselves up in clashes with Tunisian security forces

Gulan Media - 2019-01-03 17:30

Iraqi Forces Discover, Destroy 4 IS Tunnels near Mosul

BAS News - 2019-01-03 14:25
ERBIL — Iraqi security forces on Wednesday destroyed four tunnels near Mosul in northern Iraq previously used by the Islamic State (IS) insurgents. Yahya Rasool, a spokesperson for Iraqi army's Joint Operations Command, was quoted by Iraqi media as sayin ...

Three Environmental Activists Arrested in Kamyaran

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2019-01-03 02:00
Three environmental activists, members of the Kurdistan branch of National Unity Party in Kamyaran, were arrested by security forces and transferred to an unknown location on Monday, December 31. A reliable source in Kamyaran told Kurdistan Human Rights N ...

Three environmental activists arrested in Rojhilat

ANF - 2019-01-02 11:58
On Monday, December 31, three environmental activists from the National Unity Party (Kurdistan branch), were detained by Iranian security forces in the city of Kamyaran and transferred to an undisclosed location. ...

Mosul residents hope new year will bring recovery

Waar Media - 2019-01-01 11:38
Mosul residents heralded the arrival of 2019 in a city still partly in ruins and scarred by intensive clashes between Islamic State group (IS) fighters and Iraqi security forces. West Mosul was largely destroyed in the military operations to recapture th ...

71 Kurdish cross-border porters killed by Iranian security forces in 2018

E-Kurd - 2018-12-31 23:32
SINE, Iranian Kurdistan,— 231 Kurdish cross-border porters (Kolbars) were either killed or seriously wounded in Iranian Kurdistan (Rojhelat) in 2018, according to the Hengaw Organization. Hengaw, which reports on human rights in Iranian Kurdistan, announ ...

More Kurdish Civilians Arrested by Iranian Security Agents

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2018-12-31 02:01
Over past few days, two Kurdish civilians of Kamyaran and Sanandaj have been arrested by security forces and transferred to an unknown location while three civilians from Piranshahr and Oshnavieh (Shno in Kurdish), who were previously arrested, are still ...

Coalition Forces support Iraqi Security Forces with airstrike against ISIS

CENTCOM - 2018-12-30 23:00
BAGHDAD, Iraq – Coalition Forces conducted an airstrike in support of Iraqi Security Forces taking smalls arms fire west of Mosul, Dec. 15, 2018. 20th Iraqi Army Division troops received small arms fire during a routine patrol in the Atshanah Mountains. T ...

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 ...

Much of Kirkuk's oil to feed Iraqi refineries, limiting exports: Minister

Kurdistan24 - 2018-12-28 00:04
A member of Iraq's security forces patrols a pipeline at the Bai Hassan oil field, west of the multi-ethnic, disputed city of Kirkuk, Oct. 19, 2017. (Photo: AFP) ...

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 ...

Over 20 Kurdish Migrants Arrested on Russia's Border Areas

BAS News - 2018-12-27 00:27
ERBIL - At least 24 Kurdish migrants holding Iraqi passports have been arrested by the Russian border security forces, a report said on Wednesday. Kurdistan 24 quoted Russian officials from the border security forces as explaining that nine men, six wome ...

Mosul University prevents male, female student interaction

Rûdaw - 2018-12-26 18:49
Mosul University authorities have assigned security forces to prevent male and female student interaction ...

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 ...

Men with Kidnapping Plan Arrested in Sulaymaniyah

BAS News - 2018-12-26 12:11
ERBIL — Security forces in Qaladize district of Sulaymaniyah province have arrested five men on suspicion of plotting to kidnap a citizen for a ransom, officials said. The arrestees, four of whom are Iranian Kurds, were watched by the security forces for ...

Our forces support the internal security forces in Raqqa

SDF Press - 2018-12-23 18:19
Raqqa- after the last events that Raqqa city witnessed such as destruction, expulsions and assassinations that was produced by the terrorists who wanted to spread disputations and fear in the locals hearts, our forces started distributing check points in ...

IS Attacks Iraqi Checkpoint, Kills One

BAS News - 2018-12-23 13:50
ERBIL — The Iraqi forces came under an attack overnight Saturday by the Islamic State (IS) jihadists near Khanaqin in Diyala province. “The attack took place at 9:30 pm local time targeting a joint security checkpoint of federal police and Iraqi army in ...

IS Attacks Police Forces in Khanaqin

BAS News - 2018-12-22 20:49
ERBIL - The Islamic State (IS) insurgents attacked on Saturday night a checkpoint of the Iraqi Federal Police in the disputed Kurdish town of Khanaqin. A security source, who spoke on condition of anonymity, said in a statement that the jihadists raided ...

US-backed forces say IS security leader seized in Syria

Alaraby - 2018-12-21 17:01

US-backed forces say ISIS security leader seized in Syria - The National

Thenational - 2018-12-21 07:38

US-backed forces say IS security leader seized in Syria

France24 - 2018-12-20 11:05

6 Turkish security forces killed in PKK attack | The Times of Israel

Timesofisrael - 2018-12-20 09:37

Victoria Nuland: President Trump Hands a Huge New Year’s Gift to President Bashar al-Assad

Waar Media - 2018-12-20 09:24
Victoria Nuland is the chief executive of the Center for a New American Security and a former assistant secretary of state for European and Eurasian affairs. With his decision to withdraw all U.S. forces from Syria, President Trump hands a huge New Year’ ...

Kirkuk: Two Students Arrested for Raising Kurdistan Flag

BAS News - 2018-12-18 10:26
ERBIL — Iraqi security forces have reportedly arrested two Kurdish college students for organizing a gathering and raising the Kurdistan flag. On 17th December every year, Kurds celebrate the Kurdistan Flag Day to pay tribute to those who sacrificed thei ...

Two Kurdish Civilians Arrested by Security Forces in Marivan

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2018-12-18 02:01
Iranian Security Forces arrested at least two Kurdish civilians in Marivan and transferred to an unknown location on Thursday, December 13. Kurdistan Human Rights Network (KHRN) has been informed that security forces in the Marivan industrial town raided ...

France: Strasbourg shooter at large and the Special Forces are chasing him

Waar Media - 2018-12-14 23:38
WAAR-DUHOK: Three people were killed on Wednesday in a Christmas market shooting in Strasbourg, and 350 security men were hunting down the gunman who fled the scene,” French Interior Minister Christophe Castaner said. The gunman exchanged fire with secur ...

Women’s Council in Tabqa holds its annual meeting

SDF Press - 2018-12-14 17:08
Tabqa- Women’s Council held its annual meeting in the Cultural Center with the participation of a wide range of women representing the different institutions and bodies ( Women’s Committee, Civil Council, Union of Young Women, Internal Security Forces and ...

Iran Security Forces Arrest More Kurdish Civilians

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2018-12-14 02:01
Iranian Security Forces arrested at least 3 Kurdish civilians in Sanandaj and Diwandareh and transferred to an unknown location. Kurdistan Human Rights Network (KHRN) has been informed that a civilian from Sanandaj, Homayoun Bahmani was arrested on Saturd ...

Martyr “Rojben Arab” Academy graduated its second Course

SDF Press - 2018-12-12 22:20
Tabqa- Internal Security Forces graduated its second course Mansoura town, which included 31 members of Martyr “Rojbin Arab” Academy and bore the name of martyr “Israa Sulaiman,” graduation ceremonies attended by General Command of the Internal Security F ...

Prisoners Break Jail in Sulaimaniya

BAS News - 2018-12-12 22:07
ERBIL - A number of prisoners have broken a prison in Kurdistan Region's Sulaimaniya province, and the security forces are trying to catch and bring them back. According to the information BasNews has obtained, the prisoners have escaped to the district ...

Young Man Killed by Unknown Gunmen in Sulaimaniya

BAS News - 2018-12-12 20:02
ERBIL - A young man has been killed by unidentified armed men in the province of Sulaimaniya, a security source said on Wednesday, revealing that the gunmen had introduced themselves as the security forces (Asayish). The source, who spoke to BasNews on c ...

An Environment Activist Released on Bail After Four Months

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2018-12-12 02:01
Arman Ghafouri, a civil activist detained by security forces in Mariwan on July 24, 2018, was temporarily released on bail after four months of arrest. Kurdistan Human Rights Network (KHRN) has been informed that Arman Ghafouri, a student of Payam Noor Un ...

One-Year Discretionary Punishment for a Kurdish Labour Activist

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2018-12-12 02:01
Omid Assadi, a labour activist from Kamyaran who was arrested by security forces earlier this year and later temporarily released on bail, was sentenced to one-year Discretionary Punishment by Branch 1 of the Revolutionary Court of Sanandaj. Kurdistan Hum ...

IS Sleeper Cell Captured in Central Baghdad: Ministry

BAS News - 2018-12-11 15:23
ERBIL — Iraqi intelligence and security forces have captured an Islamic State (IS) sleeper cell in the center of the capital during a special operation, the country’s ministry of defence confirmed. The ministry revealed that the sleeper cell was made up ...

Turkey ‘neutralizes’ 32 PKK guerrillas over past week

Waar Media - 2018-12-09 20:06
WAAR-DUHOK: Turkish security forces have “neutralized” 32 PKK guerrillas in Turkey and Kurdistan region of Iraq over the past week, the country’s Defense Ministry said in a statement on Friday. Turkish authorities often use the word “neutralize” in their ...

Canadian special operations to continue presence in Kurdistan region

Waar Media - 2018-12-09 20:06
WAAR-DUHOK: Canadian special operations troops have been accompanying Peshmerga forces and Iraqi forces on security operations against ISIS to keep the presence in Kurdistan region, according to Canada’s top military commander’s speech to a House of Comm ...

Iran Detains 10 Suspects over Chabahar Bombing

BAS News - 2018-12-09 14:04
ERBIL — The Iranian security forces said on Sunday that they have detained 10 people who are suspected of having links to the car bomb attack earlier the week in south of Iran. “Good clues have been obtained, and hopefully with the public’s cooperation . ...

IS Senior Media Person Captured in Mosul

BAS News - 2018-12-08 21:08
ERBIL - A senior Islamic State (IS) media person was captured on Saturday by the Iraqi security forces in the province of Mosul. Iraqi Military Intelligence Directorate said in a statement that the IS senior member, who was identified as the "IS mouthpie ...

France fears more riots, deploys over 65,000 security forces

Gulan Media - 2018-12-07 01:17

Security forces end attack on Erbil governorate by suspected IS group militants

France24 - 2018-12-06 10:54

A Kurdish clergyman has been arrested for criticising the killing of Kolbars

Kurdpa - 2018-12-04 21:24
Kurdpa Press Agency: Intelligence forces arrested a Kurdis clergyman in Kurdish city of Baneh. Security forces have taken the Kurdish citizen to Etelaat’s centre in Baneh city. ...

Basra: Protesters Attempt to Raid Governor’s Office , Clash with Forces

BAS News - 2018-12-04 18:08
ERBIL - Iraqi protesters on Tuesday clashed with the security forces in the southern province of Basra after they attempted to raid the governor’s office . According to Iraqi media reports, the security forces used weapons to disperse the demonstrators, ...

Iranian security forces in search of a Kurdish social media activist

Kurdpa - 2018-12-03 03:48
Kurdpa Press Agency: Iranian intelligence services are looking for a Kurdish media activist from Sanandaj. ...

Protesters Take Down Concrete Walls of Oilfield in Basra

BAS News - 2018-12-02 15:09
ERBIL — Hundreds of protesters stormed an oilfield in Iraq’s southern province of Basra and took down the concrete walls before clashing with the security forces. Protests in the oil-rich province started in mid July this year. People demand clean water, ...

Diyala: Hacker Arrested in Pre-planned Campaign

BAS News - 2018-12-01 22:32
ERBIL - Iraqi security forces were able to arrest a hacker in a pre-planned campaign in the province of Diyala, a security source said on Saturday. "Special teams managed to arrest a dangerous hacker in the city of Bagubah [central Diyala]," the source s ...

Internal Security Forces graduated / 142 / members

SDF Press - 2018-12-01 19:47
Raqqa – Martyr “Adres Mohammed” Academy of Internal Security Forces, graduated its training course, which, 142 members included, and bore the name of martyr “Halail”, The graduation ceremonies were attended by a number of leaders of SDF and internal secur ...

Syrian Kurdish-led forces say capture ‘most dangerous’ Islamic State security leader

E-Kurd - 2018-12-01 14:36
BEIRUT,— US-backed forces said Friday they had captured a leader of the Islamic State group in eastern Syria where the Kurdish-led fighters have been battling the jihadists. A statement by the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) identified the suspect as Osam ...

CJTF-OIR partner kills ISIS Leader in Salah ad Din

CENTCOM - 2018-11-30 23:00
BAGHDAD, Iraq – Combined Joint Task Force - Operation Inherent Resolve’s partner, the Iraqi Security Forces eliminated an ISIS fighter and senior leader known as “Katkut,” during an operation on Nov. 21, in Salah ad Din province, Iraq. The Salah ad Din Op ...

Graduation of 50 members of the internal security forces in Tabqa

SDF Press - 2018-11-30 18:40
Tabqa- Internal Security Forces (ISF) Graduated a training course for its members at Martyr Ali Melhem Academy in Mansoura, of Tabqa countryside. 50 members included in the training course, which lasted for 30 days, during which the trainees received poli ...

PUK’s security forces close Tavgari Azadi offices in Sulaimani, Iraqi Kurdistan

E-Kurd - 2018-11-29 17:38
SULAIMANI, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— After ordering the closure of their offices and late-night talks on Wednesday, Tavgari Azadi (Kurdistan Free Society Movement) that is close to the Turkey’s Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) said on Thursday that five pa ...

Sulaimani security forces close PKK-linked party offices of Tavgari Azadi

Gulan Media - 2018-11-29 17:34

Four IS Hideouts Destroyed in Kirkuk

BAS News - 2018-11-29 12:28
ERBIL — Iraqi security forces announced on Thursday the discovery and destruction of four Islamic State (IS) hideouts in rural areas of Kirkuk province. Iraqi Federal Police Command revealed in a statement that the hideouts were destroyed in the villages ...

Sulaimani security forces close PKK-linked party offices of Tazgari Azadi

Rûdaw - 2018-11-29 09:58
"Those forces who have come to close our shelters say they have order from their superiors. We do not know: What do they mean by superiors?" ...

WATCH: PUK Security Detains PKK Affiliates in Kalar

BAS News - 2018-11-29 09:12
ERBIL — Security forces of the Patriotic Union of Kurdistan (PUK) reportedly overnight on Wednesday detained the members of a political party affiliated with the Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK) in Kurdistan Region’s Kalar, south of Sulaymaniyah. MP Shirin ...

Civil Protesters Summoned, Interrogated and Threatened with Murder by Security Forces

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2018-11-29 02:02
Since the victory of the Islamic Republic of Iran’s Revolution, Kurdistan has always witnessed massive civil protests for various reasons. Recent protests concerned the execution of political prisoners, support for the referendum on the independence of th ...
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