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US anarchist shot dead by police had words of praise for the YPJ

ANF - 2019-07-16 10:04
In the manifesto issued by anarchist anti-fascist Willem Van Spronsen, shot dead by the police during an action against the immigration detention center in Tacoma, Washington, there are statements praising the YPJ. ...

Suzanne Eaton murder: Man arrested for murder of US scientist

BBC - 2019-07-16 02:55
The man who allegedly killed Suzanne Eaton was reported to be a father of two from the Greek island. ...

US migrant crisis: Trump seeks to curb Central America asylum claims

BBC - 2019-07-16 00:33
The White House is seeking to limit Central American migrants' ability to claim asylum in the US. ...

Donald Trump: 'Don't take the bait', US congresswomen say

BBC - 2019-07-16 00:01
The US congresswomen attacked by the president in racially charged tweets dismiss them as a distraction. ...

S-400 delivery: Who made a strategic error – America or Turkey?

Rûdaw - 2019-07-15 20:56
Turkish commentators ignore everything the US did and does for them ...

US consul general pays tribute at tomb of Mustafa Barzani

Rûdaw - 2019-07-15 20:56
The Barzani tribe suffered savage reprisals for fighting the Baath regime ...

Despite US pressure, Russia continues to deliver S-400 parts to Turkey | The Times of Israel

Timesofisrael - 2019-07-15 17:55

The US-Turkish row isn’t all about S-400 - Daily Times

Dailytimes - 2019-07-15 10:42

US-backed forces crack down on ISIS fighters in Syria's Deir Ezzor - The National

Thenational - 2019-07-15 07:18

Turkey bought Russian S-400 missiles designed to down NATO planes. For the US, that's a problem -

KTVQ - 2019-07-14 22:21

Turkey bought Russian S-400 missiles designed to down NATO planes. For the US, that's a problem -

KPAX - 2019-07-14 16:31

The US multiplies deportation of Central Americans

ANF - 2019-07-14 10:30
According to recent figures published by the Immigration Institute of Mexico (INM), the number of Central Americans deported to Mexico from the United States, between January and July of this year, amounts to 18,503. ...

Turkey bought Russian S-400 missiles designed to down NATO planes. For the US, that's a problem -

KXLF - 2019-07-14 06:14

US concerned Turkish offensive could derail mission in Syria - report

Rûdaw - 2019-07-14 02:30
"Coordination and consultation between the US and Turkey is the only approach ...

Turkey receives more Russian missile parts amid US silence - The National

Thenational - 2019-07-13 21:13

UN High Commissioner on Human Rights Bachelet’s Gift to the US: Justifying Regime Change in Venezuela – COHA

COHA - 2019-07-13 12:59

US - NATO - Turkey: Tension grows as first S-400 parts arrive

ANF - 2019-07-13 08:51
The first parts of a Russian S-400 missile defence system have arrived in Turkey. ...

Is Erbil possible replacement for Incirlik as Turkish-US tensions flare over S-400

Rûdaw - 2019-07-12 22:08
"There is a really nice base that the US could use to do missions in the Middle East ...

Why do we watch Daesh beheadings?

The Global Coalition - 2019-07-12 18:17
Watching footage of terrorist events can have a long-term psychological impact, yet 1 in 4 Americans chose to watch at least part of a graphic Daesh beheading video. So what leads people to watch these videos and does the media play a role in driving us ...

Turkey receives first components of Russian S-400 system

Rûdaw - 2019-07-12 14:36
The move could lead to US sanctions ...

From hot sauce to pop gloss, US products seep into Iran

Rûdaw - 2019-07-12 09:21
“The American lifestyle is very attractive” ...

The moment of truth for US-Turkey relations - Connecticut Post

Ctpost - 2019-07-12 08:48

Texas woman shares home with mother's corpse for three years

BBC - 2019-07-12 02:22
US police believe the mother suffered a fall in 2016 and her daughter did not provide adequate care. ...

Chronically ill Iranians struggle to access medicine under US sanctions

Rûdaw - 2019-07-11 20:46
The US says its sanctions on Iran do not include medicines ...

London proposes sanctions for freedom of press violations

ANF - 2019-07-11 15:47
A London based conference on press freedom criticized Western countries for their approach, including the US, while the UK proposed sanctions for countries that violate press freedom. ...

Iran Declares War on the US’s Covert Influence in Iraq - The Leaders News

Theleadersnews - 2019-07-11 03:35

Suzanne Eaton, US scientist, found killed in Crete WWII bunker

BBC - 2019-07-11 00:01
Police on the Greek island say Suzanne Eaton, who was there for a conference, died of suffocation. ...

Top US general floats idea of coalition on waters off Iran, Yemen

Rûdaw - 2019-07-10 11:33
"we’ll identify which nations have the political will to support that initiative ...

Sardasht chemical attack survivors, the forgotten Kurds of US-Ir

Rûdaw - 2019-07-09 21:42

The low ebbs in US-Turkey-Nato ties - Daily Times

Dailytimes - 2019-07-09 19:48

Turkey and the US are heading for a high stakes crisis | Financial Times

FT - 2019-07-09 02:15

As US-Iran tensions rise, so does the price of gold in Kurdistan Region

Rûdaw - 2019-07-09 01:14
Gold prices have increased 8.1% in a single month ...

TEV-DEM’s Xelil: Turkey wants to avenge ISIS

ANF - 2019-07-08 21:45
TEV-DEM executive Aldar Xelîl stated that Turkey posed an obstacle to the exposure of the true face of ISIS. “Threatening us, Turkey wants to avenge ISIS,” said the Kurdish politician. ...

US, world powers ‘ignores’ Kurdish, other Iranian opposition: former KDP-Iran leader

Rûdaw - 2019-07-08 20:04
We should be on the scene, persuading people not to surrender ...

Germans divided as US calls on Berlin to send ground forces to Syria | The Times of Israel

Timesofisrael - 2019-07-08 14:35

US presses Germany to send ground troops to Syria, putting Merkel on spot | The Independent

Independent - 2019-07-08 14:35

Germany faces US call to send forces into Syria | World | The Times

Thetimes - 2019-07-08 01:50

Pompeo Warns Iran of Fresh Sanctions

BAS News - 2019-07-07 22:57
ERBIL - US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has warned Iran of "further isolation and sanctions," following Tehran's attempt to begin the enrichment of uranium "at any level". Pompeo's warnings came after the Iranian authorities said on Sunday that Tehran ...

Unintended Consequences of the Message Surrounding US Withdrawal from Afghanistan and Syria | Small Wars Journal

Smallwarsjournal - 2019-07-07 12:35

US Calls for German Troops in Syrian Kurdistan

BAS News - 2019-07-07 11:25
ERBIL — The United States has called on Germany to send ground troops to support the Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) against the remnants of the Islamic State (IS). "We want ground troops from Germany to partly replace our soldiers," James Jef ...

US asks Germany to send ground troops into Syria to aid anti-ISIS fight, World News & Top Stories - The Straits Times

Straitstimes - 2019-07-07 06:16

Kevin Spacey 'questioned by Met Police in US'

BBC - 2019-07-07 01:16
The actor is interviewed under caution over sex assault claims in the UK, a US website reports. ...

Reporting of Ambassador to US remarks on Palestine-Israel 'inappropriate': Iraq FM

Rûdaw - 2019-07-06 20:42
"The position of Iraq on the Palestinian issue is the same principled, historical position ...

Trump praises military: 'The future belongs to us' [Video]

Yahoo - 2019-07-06 14:25

Iraq Investigates Report of Senior Commander’s Link with CIA

BAS News - 2019-07-06 12:49
ERBIL — Iraqi Defense Ministry has launched an investigation into reports accusing Commander of Anbar Operations Mahmoud Fallahi of having links with the US Central Intelligence Agency (CIA). According to an official statement, Defense Minister Najah Sha ...

US calls for emergency summit with atomic agency nations after Iran increase

Rûdaw - 2019-07-05 22:30
Iranian Ambassador: Enrichment is the right of Iran ...

The US is still needed in Syria

Neweurope - 2019-07-04 11:15

PHOTOS: Kurdish leaders join US diplomats to celebrate the Fourth of July in Kurdistan

Kurdistan24 - 2019-07-04 11:15

PHOTOS: Kurdish leaders join US diplomats to celebrate the Fourth if July in Kurdistan

Kurdistan24 - 2019-07-04 10:05

Tension grows as 7 July deadline set by Iran nears

ANF - 2019-07-04 09:41
It is an exchange of words between Iran and the US over the nuclear accord. ...

US Diplomatic Mission Marks 4th of July in Erbil

BAS News - 2019-07-04 00:25
ERBIL — US embassy and consulate general organized an event on Wednesday in Erbil to mark 4th of July, the US Independence Day. The event was attended by Kurdistan Region President Nechirvan Barzani, Prime Minister-designate Masrour Barzani, and many oth ...

Iran-Iraq financial mechanism ‘operational’ since May: Iran official

Rûdaw - 2019-07-03 19:29
US sanctions effectively cut Iran off from the global financial system ...

Iranians say US sanctions hurt people, not government

Rûdaw - 2019-07-03 01:34
“Instead of the nuclear program, the Iranian people need bread” ...

History could soon repeat itself in Iran: What has 17 years of war in Afghanistan taught us? | The Northern Light

Thenorthernlight - 2019-07-02 23:34

US Scholars: ‘An American attack on Iran would be an unmitigated disaster for the US, Iran, and the world’

Green Left Weekly - 2019-07-02 21:27
We, the undersigned scholars of the Middle East and North Africa and broader Muslim world, call on President Trump immediately to pull back from the brink of a war with the Islamic Republic of Iran. It is clear to us that the human, diplomatic, legal, po ...

Horrific Pictures of Drowned Migrants Should not Distract us From the Fact That Far More People Die on EU Borders

Counterpunch - 2019-07-02 18:23

Syrian Kurds sign agreement with UN to end, prevent use of child soldiers

E-Kurd - 2019-07-02 14:29
GENEVA,—The United Nations has signed an agreement with the Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) to end and prevent the recruitment and use of child soldiers by the US-backed group, the United Nations said on Monday. Special Representative of the U ...

Several Suspected US Spies Will Possibly Receive Death Sentence: Iran

BAS News - 2019-07-02 14:27
ERBIL — Public prosecution in Iran is working to finalise the investigations and issue death penalties to several people accused of spying on Iranian military and nuclear bodies for the US, according to Iranian state media. Iran said last year in August ...

UN, SDF Sign Action Plan to End Recruitment of Children

BAS News - 2019-07-02 12:16
ERBIL — The United Nations has signed an action plan with the Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) to ban the recruitment of children by the US-backed forces. During a ceremony on Saturday in Switzerland, Special Representative of the UN Secretary- ...

The US Is Still Needed in Syria by Charles A. Kupchan & Sinan Ülgen - Project Syndicate

Project Syndicate - 2019-07-02 11:53

Iran Playing with Fire: Trump

BAS News - 2019-07-02 11:03
ERBIL — US President Donald Trump said on Monday that Iran was “playing with fire” after Tehran announced that it had exceeded limit for low-enriched uranium which was permitted under the 2015 Nuclear Deal. Asked if he had a message for Iran, Trump said: ...

US police probe arrest of black man using IV machine outside hospital

BBC - 2019-07-02 02:39
The patient said he was accused of trying to steal the machine while he went for a walk. ...

Iran Threatens to Destroy Israel in 30 Minutes If Attacked by US

BAS News - 2019-07-02 01:19
ERBIL - Iran has threatened to destroy Israel in half an hour only if it is attacked by the US, a senior Iranian parliamentarian said on Monday. According to the semi-official Mehr news agency, as cited by Reuters, the comments were made by Mojtaba Zolno ...

No Talks with US Unless Sanctions are Lifted: Iran

BAS News - 2019-07-02 00:53
ERBIL - Iran has made it clear that it would hold no talks with the US unless the current sanctions on the country are lifted, Iranian Oil Minister Bijan Zanganeh revealed on Monday. "If United States and the administration wants to change the environmen ...

US airstrike in Syria kills al-Qaeda leaders | World | The Times

Thetimes - 2019-07-01 20:15

Masrour Barzani, US-Led Coalition Review Security Situation

BAS News - 2019-07-01 16:17
ERBIL — Chancellor of Kurdistan Region Security Council and the Prime Minister-designate Masrour Barzani received a delegation from the Combined Joint Task Force - Operation Inherent Resolve (CJTF-OIR), led by deputy commander Major General Alexus Grynke ...

US Airstrike Targets al-Qaeda in Syria

BAS News - 2019-07-01 15:49
ERBIL — The United States said on Sunday its warplanes in the Middle East targeted a military training facility belonging to al-Qaeda in Syria’s northwestern province of Aleppo. “U.S. Forces conducted a strike against al-Qaida in Syria (AQ-S) leadership ...

Mosul: Six IS Jihadists Killed in Joint Coalition-Iraqi Operations

BAS News - 2019-07-01 12:12
ERBIL — Iraqi security forces, in cooperation with the US-led Coalition warplanes, killed at least six Islamic State (IS) jihadists in the northern province of Nineveh, a military statement said. Coalition jets heavily bombarded an area near Ain Jahish i ...

Trump crossed into North Korea

ANF - 2019-06-30 10:30
US President Donald Trump is photographed in a symbolic handshake with North Korean leader Kim Jong-un in the heavily fortified zone dividing the two Koreas. ...

Asaib Ahl al-Haq Accuses US of Using Basra Protests to Weaken Iraq

BAS News - 2019-06-30 00:58
ERBIL - The United States is reportedly attempting to seize the Basra protests as an opportunity to weaken the Iraqi government and create a situation similar to what happened in Libya, the Asaib Ahl al-Haq, a militia group operating under the umbrella o ...

Erdogan confident Turkey will avoid US sanctions over S-400s

Rûdaw - 2019-06-29 18:53
Washington nontheless has threatened to remove Turkey from its F-35 fighter jet program, if it doesn't cancel the S-400 purchase ...

Iran to Resist US Sanctions: FM

BAS News - 2019-06-29 16:28
ERBIL — Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said his country would resist the US-imposed sanctions as it stood against Saddam Hussein’s chemical attack decades ago. Zarif tweeted on Saturday to commemorate the 1987’s chemical attack on Iranian ...

Drone Attacks on Saudi Pipelines Launched from Iraq not Yemen: Report

BAS News - 2019-06-29 16:28
ERBIL — US government has concluded that the drone attacks on Saudi oil pipelines in May this year originated from Iraq not Yemen, the Wall Street Journal reported on Friday. Intelligence experts believe the attacks were planned and launched from souther ...

Iraq Arrests Dozens over Bahraini Embassy Attack

BAS News - 2019-06-29 12:38
ERBIL — The Iraqi government said it has arrested 54 people who are responsible for the attack on Bahraini Embassy in Baghdad. On Thursday, some 200 protestors stormed Bahrain Embassy in Baghdad to condemn the US-sponsored "workshop" in Manama on Palesti ...

Venezuela crisis: US announces sanctions against Maduro's son

BBC - 2019-06-29 00:03
The socialist leader's 29-year-old son "Nicolasito" becomes latest figure to be hit with US sanctions. ...

Mines in tanker attacks off UAE from Iran: US, Middle East News & Top Stories - The Straits Times

Straitstimes - 2019-06-28 20:03

Horrific pictures of drowned migrants should not distract us from the fact that far more people die on EU borders

Independent - 2019-06-28 18:35

Bahrain Recalls Envoy after Protestors Storm Embassy in Baghdad

BAS News - 2019-06-28 12:31
ERBIL — The government of Bahrain has recalled its ambassador to Iraq after angry protestors stormed the Bahraini embassy in Baghdad and took down its flag. The crowd attacked the embassy in reaction to a US-sponsored "workshop" in Manama on Palestine, w ...

‘I almost got killed’: the Hmong refugees who call the US home | US news | The Guardian

The Guardian - 2019-06-28 11:19

US-led coalition says it killed 1,319 civilians in anti-IS war

Rûdaw - 2019-06-28 10:31
A far lower figure than the death tolls given by groups monitoring the conflict. ...

US election 2020: The biggest moments in Democratic debate

BBC - 2019-06-28 02:17
There were policy disagreements, interruptions and some unexpected lines on the debate stage in Miami. ...

Migrant crisis: US House 'reluctantly' passes bill after showdown

BBC - 2019-06-28 01:21
Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi backs down after a showdown over rival aid plans. ...

Oman denies sending US message to Iran after drone downed | The Times of Israel

Timesofisrael - 2019-06-28 01:21

Trumplomacy: What's the US endgame in Iran?

BBC - 2019-06-28 00:47
After suspected attacks by Iran on a US drone and oil tankers, Mr Trump's retaliations have varied. ...

Baghdad: Demonstrators Raid Bahraini Embassy over Middle East Conference

BAS News - 2019-06-27 23:23
ERBIL - Protesters on Thursday evening raided the Bahraini Embassy in Baghdad to protest a US-led peace conference aimed to secure the Israeli-Palestinian conflict which was hosted by Bahrain. The demonstrators were carrying the Palestinian flags, while ...

4 suspected ISIS members arrested in Nicaragua, were possibly headed for the US

Gulan Media - 2019-06-27 16:45

Rescue workers among 9 killed in Syria air raids: monitor

Rûdaw - 2019-06-27 14:44
"The world continues to fail to protect us and other humanitarian workers" ...

US wants the Netherlands to supply ground support in Syria - - Live

Dutchnews - 2019-06-27 14:14

Iraq president urges US and Iran to 'cool it down' as he vows his country will not become a battlefield - The National

Thenational - 2019-06-27 12:04

GUEST BLOG: Ross Meurant – 360 Degrees solution to US Schoolyard Bully Boy – The Daily Blog

Thedailyblog - 2019-06-27 00:53

Migrant crisis: US House and Senate at odds over bills

BBC - 2019-06-27 00:01
The Senate passes a border aid bill, setting up a showdown with the House over how the money is spent. ...

Khamenei calls US ‘most vicious regime’ – negotiations offer a ‘deception’

Rûdaw - 2019-06-26 16:58
"It offers negotiation on the assumption that Iranian people are gullible" ...

How the US supports the UNHCR in Iraq

The Global Coalition - 2019-06-26 16:07
Article How the US supports the UNHCR in Iraq Appeared first on The Global Coalition Against Daesh. ...

US to Turkey: No F-35 for you if you buy S-400s

ANF - 2019-06-26 15:38
Erdogan said the S-400 systems would start being delivered in the first week of July despite disapproval from the NATO and the US. ...

Archbishop of Erbil: Is the US Abandoning Christians At Risk in Iraq?

Ncregister - 2019-06-26 15:18

As US-Iran tensions rise, so does the price of gold in Kurdistan

Rûdaw - 2019-06-26 14:09

Iranians Will Not Retreat in Face of US Sanctions: Khamenei

BAS News - 2019-06-26 13:42
ERBIL — Iranian supreme leader Ali Khamenei said on Wednesday that the nation will not retreat in the face of growing US sanctions. He described the embargo on Iran as “cruel”, according to Khamenei’s official website. Earlier this week, US President Don ...

Turkey to Receive S-400 from Russia in July: Erdogan

BAS News - 2019-06-26 00:12
ERBIL - Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said on Tuesday that Ankara will receive Russia's S-400 missile defense system in the upcoming July, while the US has repeatedly threatened to sanctions Turkey if it does so. "The issue of S-400 is an issue ...

US-Iran crisis: Trump lashes out at 'ignorant and insulting' statement

BBC - 2019-06-26 00:03
The US president tweeted after his Iranian counterpart responded to sanctions unveiled on Monday. ...

Everything in Syria is in a web, US journalist

Rûdaw - 2019-06-25 22:59
Sam Dagher, US journalist, recently published a book entitled "Assad or We Burn the Country" ...
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