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Channel NewsAsia
Biden to meet Kurdish officials in unannounced visit to Erbilmade an unannounced visit on Thursday to Erbil, the capital of Iraq's autonomou
Biden to meet Kurdish officials in unannounced visit to Erbil
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 days ago
made an unannounced visit on Thursday to Erbil, the capital of Iraq's autonomous Kurdish region, to show support for the Kurdish government. The Pentagon announced last week it would provide up to US$415 million to Kurdish peshmerga forces, who... Read more
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Sky News Australia
United States set to send more troops to Iraqthe US-led coalition battling Islamic State, said the United States would discu
United States set to send more troops to Iraq
Sky News Australia / Posted 12 days ago
the US-led coalition battling Islamic State, said the United States would discuss how the funding would be spent with the Kurdish government, but that part of it would likely be spent on food for the Kurdish peshmerga forces. 'Right now the... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Pentagon increases US troops and financial aid in fight against IsisIraq by 217 or to 4,087 from 3,870. The Pentagon will also provide up to $415m
Pentagon increases US troops and financial aid in fight against Isis
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 12 days ago
Iraq by 217 or to 4,087 from 3,870. The Pentagon will also provide up to $415m to Kurdish peshmerga military units, as the Kurdish government struggles with a budget deficit. Carter said the US is “on the same page with the Iraqi government”... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
US to send more troops to Iraq, escalating war on Islamic State4,100, a senior U.S. Defense official said. The Pentagon will also provide up
US to send more troops to Iraq, escalating war on Islamic State
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 12 days ago
4,100, a senior U.S. Defense official said. The Pentagon will also provide up to US$415 million to Kurdish peshmerga military units, as the Kurdish government struggles with a budget deficit. (Reporting by Maher Chmaytelli; Editing by Kevin Lif... Read more
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The Star
U.S. to send more troops to Iraq, escalating war on Islamic State4,100, a senior U.S. Defense official said. The Pentagon will also provide up
U.S. to send more troops to Iraq, escalating war on Islamic State
The Star / Posted 12 days ago
4,100, a senior U.S. Defense official said. The Pentagon will also provide up to $415 million to Kurdish peshmerga military units, as the Kurdish government struggles with a budget deficit. (Reporting by Maher Chmaytelli; Editing by Kevin L... Read more
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The China Post
Turkey airstrikes empty dozens of villages in N. Iraq in anti-PKK attacksare empty, save for a few people occasionally returning to check on their prope
Turkey airstrikes empty dozens of villages in N. Iraq in anti-PKK attacks
The China Post / Posted 19 days ago
are empty, save for a few people occasionally returning to check on their property or work on their farms, according to Kurdish government officials. On a recent trip into the mountains of northern Iraq, long a refuge for the PKK that has... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Surge in Syria fighting puts truce in jeopardyare empty, save for a few people occasionally returning to check on their prope
Surge in Syria fighting puts truce in jeopardy
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 19 days ago
are empty, save for a few people occasionally returning to check on their property or work on their farms, according to Kurdish government officials. On a recent trip into the mountains of northern Iraq, long a refuge for the Kurdistan Workers'... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
Turkish strikes leave dozens of Kurdish villages emptyare empty, save for a few people occasionally returning to check on their prope
Turkish strikes leave dozens of Kurdish villages empty
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 20 days ago
are empty, save for a few people occasionally returning to check on their property or work on their farms, according to Kurdish government officials. On a recent trip into the mountains of northern Iraq, long a refuge for the PKK that has... Read more
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Salon.com
Turkish strikes leave dozens of Kurdish villages emptyare empty, save for a few people occasionally returning to check on their prope
Turkish strikes leave dozens of Kurdish villages empty
Salon.com / Posted 20 days ago
are empty, save for a few people occasionally returning to check on their property or work on their farms, according to Kurdish government officials. On a recent trip into the mountains of northern Iraq, long a refuge for the PKK that has... Read more
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Breitbart
Mosul Offensive Stalled Because Iraqis Ran Away from Islamic State Battle Againterrain. However, the Fox source was backed up by Yakhi Hamza, director of a v
Mosul Offensive Stalled Because Iraqis Ran Away from Islamic State Battle Again
Breitbart / Posted 20 days ago
terrain. However, the Fox source was backed up by Yakhi Hamza, director of a volunteer aid organization working with the Kurdish government in northern Iraq, who said the Iraqis “retook some territory, but fled shortly [afterward], during the... Read more
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National Catholic Reporter
Life inside the camps of Erbil, IraqGas generators and chlorination are used to create clean water. For every 10 fa
Life inside the camps of Erbil, Iraq
National Catholic Reporter / Posted 22 days ago
Gas generators and chlorination are used to create clean water. For every 10 families, a septic tank is installed. The Kurdish government removes trash. The homes are converted shipping containers, sitting on cinderblocks. They are cramped,... Read more
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Boston Herald
Iraqi PM seeks parliament approval for new Cabinetin the country, including weekly demonstrations by supporters of a radical Shii
Iraqi PM seeks parliament approval for new Cabinet
Boston Herald / Posted 30 days ago
in the country, including weekly demonstrations by supporters of a radical Shiite cleric who have staged a sit-in outside government headquarters in Baghdad. Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi also told lawmakers that he reduced the number of Cabinet... Read more
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