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Aljazeera
A year after ISIL attack, Yazidis 'will never forget'Mahira, 26, who was also abducted by ISIL while fleeing from Sinjar, escaped ei
A year after ISIL attack, Yazidis 'will never forget'
Aljazeera / Posted 6 days ago
Mahira, 26, who was also abducted by ISIL while fleeing from Sinjar, escaped eight months and 12 days later. She told Al Jazeera that even after escaping her captors, whom she said were Bosnian nationals, recovery could only begin after being... Read more
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Daily Mail
Yazidi girls fight back against ISIS terrorists who raided their towns'They rape us. We kill them': Yazidi singer forms all-female fighting unit to t
Yazidi girls fight back against ISIS terrorists who raided their towns
Daily Mail / Posted 14 days ago
'They rape us. We kill them': Yazidi singer forms all-female fighting unit to take revenge on ISIS for forcing their sisters into sexual slavery and beheading their brothers 'Sun Girls' brigade was formed by the renowned Yazidi singer Xate... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Chemical watchdog 'concerned' by Iraq attack reports"Recent reports of possible use of chemical weapons in Iraq by non-State actors
Chemical watchdog 'concerned' by Iraq attack reports
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 14 days ago
"Recent reports of possible use of chemical weapons in Iraq by non-State actors are a matter of serious concern," The Hague-based OPCW said in a statement. German officials said last week that Kurdish fighters had been attacked on Tuesday with... Read more
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The Washington Times
Iraq oil feud renewed as cash-strapped Kurds turn backs on deal with BaghdadIRBIL, Iraq — Strapped for cash and increasingly frustrated with Baghdad’s stin
Iraq oil feud renewed as cash-strapped Kurds turn backs on deal with Baghdad
The Washington Times / Posted 14 days ago
IRBIL, Iraq — Strapped for cash and increasingly frustrated with Baghdad’s stingy disbursement of the federal budget, Iraq’s autonomous Kurdish government has turned its back on a deal struck last year to patch over a long-standing oil feud between... Read more
17d
Daily Mail
US investigating after IS suspected of using mustard gasUS investigates suspected ISIS attack with deadly mustard gas on Kurdish town i
US investigating after IS suspected of using mustard gas
Daily Mail / Posted 17 days ago
US investigates suspected ISIS attack with deadly mustard gas on Kurdish town in Iraq Officials believe jihadists may have secret stockpiles of poisoned gases Syrian President was forced to get rid of chemical weapons arsenal in 2013 ISIS are... Read more
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Aljazeera
Western officials probing 'ISIL use of chemical arms'United States and German officials have said they are looking to investigate re
Western officials probing 'ISIL use of chemical arms'
Aljazeera / Posted 17 days ago
United States and German officials have said they are looking to investigate reports that the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant(ISIL) group used mustard gas against Kurdish fighters in Iraq. A German defence ministry spokesperson said Berlin had... Read more
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BBC News
IS suspected of chemical arms attack on Kurds in Iraq - BBC News Accessibility links BBC navigation Entertainment & Arts Video &
IS suspected of chemical arms attack on Kurds in Iraq
BBC News / Posted 17 days ago
- BBC News Accessibility links BBC navigation Entertainment & Arts Video & Audio Also in the News Special Reports The Reporters Have Your Say Latin America IS suspected of chemical arms... Read more
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18d
Guardian Unlimited
Kurdish forces fighting Isis report being attacked with chemical weapons“We have indications that there was an attack with chemical weapons” against th
Kurdish forces fighting Isis report being attacked with chemical weapons
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 18 days ago
“We have indications that there was an attack with chemical weapons” against the peshmerga fighters that left many suffering from respiratory irritation, a ministry spokesman told AFP. A senior official from the peshmerga said the attack happened... Read more
21d
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
After protests, Iraqi chief unveils plan to fight graftBAGHDAD -- Iraq's prime minister announced Sunday a series of anti-corruption m
After protests, Iraqi chief unveils plan to fight graft
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 21 days ago
BAGHDAD -- Iraq's prime minister announced Sunday a series of anti-corruption measures after weeks of protests against poor government services threatened to challenge his rule. In statements posted to his official Facebook and Twitter accounts,... Read more
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21d
Rutland Herald
Iraq works to cut spendingDemonstrators chant Sunday in support of Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi a
Iraq works to cut spending
Rutland Herald / Posted 21 days ago
Demonstrators chant Sunday in support of Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi as they wave national flags during a demonstration at Tahrir Square in Baghdad, Iraq. BAGHDAD � Iraq�s prime minister unveiled a bold plan Sunday to abolish three vice... Read more
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21d
TribLIVE
Iraq’s Prime Minister al-Abadi offers radical reform planBAGHDAD — Iraq's prime minister presented a plan Sunday to radically reshape hi
Iraq’s Prime Minister al-Abadi offers radical reform plan
TribLIVE / Posted 21 days ago
BAGHDAD — Iraq's prime minister presented a plan Sunday to radically reshape his dysfunctional government by abolishing three vice presidential posts and the offices of three deputy premiers to slash spending and improve the government's performance... Read more
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21d
Washington Post
A new fight over oil shows why it’s so hard to keep Iraq from splinteringA Kurdish fighter stands guard as new equipment arrives July 14, 2014 at Kalak
A new fight over oil shows why it’s so hard to keep Iraq from splintering
Washington Post / Posted 21 days ago
A Kurdish fighter stands guard as new equipment arrives July 14, 2014 at Kalak refinery on the outskirts of Irbil, Iraq. (AP) BAGHDAD — Iraq’s Kurdish region has begun to sell oil independently of the central government, a move that is exacerbating... Read more
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The Huffington Post
Iraq's Prime Minister Unveils Plan To Trim Criticized GovernmentBAGHDAD (AP) — Iraq's prime minister unveiled a bold plan Sunday to abolish thr
Iraq's Prime Minister Unveils Plan To Trim Criticized Government
The Huffington Post / Posted 22 days ago
BAGHDAD (AP) — Iraq's prime minister unveiled a bold plan Sunday to abolish three vice presidential posts and the offices of three deputy premiers, hoping to cut spending amid mass protests against his government as the Islamic State group still... Read more
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22d
Orange County Register
Iraq premier offers plan to trim criticized governmentBAGHDAD – Iraq’s prime minister unveiled a bold plan Sunday to abolish three vi
Iraq premier offers plan to trim criticized government
Orange County Register / Posted 22 days ago
BAGHDAD – Iraq’s prime minister unveiled a bold plan Sunday to abolish three vice presidential posts and the offices of three deputy premiers, hoping to cut spending amid mass protests against his government as the Islamic State group still holds a... Read more
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KX TV North Dakota
Iraq premier offers plan to trim criticized governmentBAGHDAD (AP) - Iraq's prime minister unveiled a bold plan Sunday to abolish thr
Iraq premier offers plan to trim criticized government
KX TV North Dakota / Posted 22 days ago
BAGHDAD (AP) - Iraq's prime minister unveiled a bold plan Sunday to abolish three vice presidential posts and the offices of three deputy premiers, hoping to cut spending amid mass protests against his government as the Islamic State group still... Read more
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22d
KWWL Iowa
Iraq premier offers plan to trim criticized governmentBAGHDAD (AP) - Iraq's prime minister unveiled a bold plan Sunday to abolish thr
Iraq premier offers plan to trim criticized government
KWWL Iowa / Posted 22 days ago
BAGHDAD (AP) - Iraq's prime minister unveiled a bold plan Sunday to abolish three vice presidential posts and the offices of three deputy premiers, hoping to cut spending amid mass protests against his government as the Islamic State group still... Read more
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22d
KTEN North Texas & Southeastern Oklahoma
Iraq premier offers plan to trim criticized governmentBAGHDAD (AP) - Iraq's prime minister unveiled a bold plan Sunday to abolish thr
Iraq premier offers plan to trim criticized government
KTEN North Texas & Southeastern Oklahoma / Posted 22 days ago
BAGHDAD (AP) - Iraq's prime minister unveiled a bold plan Sunday to abolish three vice presidential posts and the offices of three deputy premiers, hoping to cut spending amid mass protests against his government as the Islamic State group still... Read more
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22d
The Charleston State Journal
Iraq premier offers plan to trim criticized governmentBAGHDAD (AP) - Iraq's prime minister unveiled a bold plan Sunday to abolish thr
Iraq premier offers plan to trim criticized government
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 22 days ago
BAGHDAD (AP) - Iraq's prime minister unveiled a bold plan Sunday to abolish three vice presidential posts and the offices of three deputy premiers, hoping to cut spending amid mass protests against his government as the Islamic State group still... Read more
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22d
WBOC Salisbury
Iraq premier offers plan to trim criticized governmentBAGHDAD (AP) - Iraq's prime minister unveiled a bold plan Sunday to abolish thr
Iraq premier offers plan to trim criticized government
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 22 days ago
BAGHDAD (AP) - Iraq's prime minister unveiled a bold plan Sunday to abolish three vice presidential posts and the offices of three deputy premiers, hoping to cut spending amid mass protests against his government as the Islamic State group still... Read more
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22d
KIII Corpus Christi
Iraq premier offers plan to trim criticized governmentBAGHDAD (AP) - Iraq's prime minister unveiled a bold plan Sunday to abolish thr
Iraq premier offers plan to trim criticized government
KIII Corpus Christi / Posted 22 days ago
BAGHDAD (AP) - Iraq's prime minister unveiled a bold plan Sunday to abolish three vice presidential posts and the offices of three deputy premiers, hoping to cut spending amid mass protests against his government as the Islamic State group still... Read more
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22d
WLOX-TV Biloxi
Iraq premier offers plan to trim criticized governmentBAGHDAD (AP) - Iraq's prime minister unveiled a bold plan Sunday to abolish thr
Iraq premier offers plan to trim criticized government
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 22 days ago
BAGHDAD (AP) - Iraq's prime minister unveiled a bold plan Sunday to abolish three vice presidential posts and the offices of three deputy premiers, hoping to cut spending amid mass protests against his government as the Islamic State group still... Read more
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WAND TV 17 Decatur
Iraq premier offers plan to trim criticized governmentBAGHDAD (AP) - Iraq's prime minister unveiled a bold plan Sunday to abolish thr
Iraq premier offers plan to trim criticized government
WAND TV 17 Decatur / Posted 22 days ago
BAGHDAD (AP) - Iraq's prime minister unveiled a bold plan Sunday to abolish three vice presidential posts and the offices of three deputy premiers, hoping to cut spending amid mass protests against his government as the Islamic State group still... Read more
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22d
Live 5 News Charleston
Iraq premier offers plan to trim criticized governmentBAGHDAD (AP) - Iraq's prime minister unveiled a bold plan Sunday to abolish thr
Iraq premier offers plan to trim criticized government
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 22 days ago
BAGHDAD (AP) - Iraq's prime minister unveiled a bold plan Sunday to abolish three vice presidential posts and the offices of three deputy premiers, hoping to cut spending amid mass protests against his government as the Islamic State group still... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Iraq premier offers plan to trim criticized governmentBAGHDAD (AP) - Iraq's prime minister unveiled a bold plan Sunday to abolish thr
Iraq premier offers plan to trim criticized government
Hawaii News Now / Posted 22 days ago
BAGHDAD (AP) - Iraq's prime minister unveiled a bold plan Sunday to abolish three vice presidential posts and the offices of three deputy premiers, hoping to cut spending amid mass protests against his government as the Islamic State group still... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Iraq premier offers plan to trim criticized governmentBAGHDAD (AP) - Iraq's prime minister unveiled a bold plan Sunday to abolish thr
Iraq premier offers plan to trim criticized government
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 22 days ago
BAGHDAD (AP) - Iraq's prime minister unveiled a bold plan Sunday to abolish three vice presidential posts and the offices of three deputy premiers, hoping to cut spending amid mass protests against his government as the Islamic State group still... Read more
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FOX 35 Orlando
Iraq premier offers plan to trim criticized governmentBAGHDAD (AP) - Iraq's prime minister unveiled a bold plan Sunday to abolish thr
Iraq premier offers plan to trim criticized government
FOX 35 Orlando / Posted 22 days ago
BAGHDAD (AP) - Iraq's prime minister unveiled a bold plan Sunday to abolish three vice presidential posts and the offices of three deputy premiers, hoping to cut spending amid mass protests against his government as the Islamic State group still... Read more
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Quincy Herald-Whig
Iraq premier offers plan to trim criticized governmentBAGHDAD (AP) - Iraq's prime minister unveiled a bold plan Sunday to abolish thr
Iraq premier offers plan to trim criticized government
Quincy Herald-Whig / Posted 22 days ago
BAGHDAD (AP) - Iraq's prime minister unveiled a bold plan Sunday to abolish three vice presidential posts and the offices of three deputy premiers, hoping to cut spending amid mass protests against his government as the Islamic State group still... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Iraq premier offers plan to trim criticized governmentBAGHDAD (AP) - Iraq's prime minister unveiled a bold plan Sunday to abolish thr
Iraq premier offers plan to trim criticized government
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 22 days ago
BAGHDAD (AP) - Iraq's prime minister unveiled a bold plan Sunday to abolish three vice presidential posts and the offices of three deputy premiers, hoping to cut spending amid mass protests against his government as the Islamic State group still... Read more
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22d
KXXV Waco
Iraq premier offers plan to trim criticized governmentBAGHDAD (AP) - Iraq's prime minister unveiled a bold plan Sunday to abolish thr
Iraq premier offers plan to trim criticized government
KXXV Waco / Posted 22 days ago
BAGHDAD (AP) - Iraq's prime minister unveiled a bold plan Sunday to abolish three vice presidential posts and the offices of three deputy premiers, hoping to cut spending amid mass protests against his government as the Islamic State group still... Read more
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International Business Times
Kurdish government delivers boost for oil firms operating in Iraqi KurdistanThe Kurdistan Regional Government has provided a boost for oil companies operat
Kurdish government delivers boost for oil firms operating in Iraqi Kurdistan
International Business Times / Posted 28 days ago
The Kurdistan Regional Government has provided a boost for oil companies operating in the region by providing clarity on when payments for crude exports can be expected. From September, the semi-autonomous state will allocate "a portion of the... Read more
28d
EuroNews
One year after ISIL bloodshed Iraq’s Yazidis still sufferingIt is one-year to the day that ISIL militants attacked Iraq’s Yazidi minority i
One year after ISIL bloodshed Iraq’s Yazidis still suffering
EuroNews / Posted 28 days ago
It is one-year to the day that ISIL militants attacked Iraq’s Yazidi minority in Sinjar Province. The violence prompted 40,000 Yazidi to seek sanctuary on Mount Sinjar without food or water. Hundreds of men were killed and thousands kidnapped.... Read more
29d
Aljazeera
Turkish military denies targeting civilians in IraqThe targets in northern Iraq and inside Turkey being identified by qualified pe
Turkish military denies targeting civilians in Iraq
Aljazeera / Posted 29 days ago
The targets in northern Iraq and inside Turkey being identified by qualified personnel based on confirmed visual data, military says. Turkey's military has denied allegations that it hit civilians in the village of Zargala in northern Iraq during... Read more
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New Jersey Herald
Iraqi Kurds ask Kurdistan Workers Party to 'withdraw'BAGHDAD (AP) - Iraq's Kurdish regional government called on the Kurdistan Worke
Iraqi Kurds ask Kurdistan Workers Party to 'withdraw'
New Jersey Herald / Posted 30 days ago
BAGHDAD (AP) - Iraq's Kurdish regional government called on the Kurdistan Worker's Party to "withdraw" from Iraq's Kurdish territory Saturday to prevent civilian deaths amid a campaign of Turkish airstrikes targeting the group. A statement from the... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Iraqi Kurds ask Kurdistan Workers Party to 'withdraw'BAGHDAD (AP) - Iraq's Kurdish regional government called on the Kurdistan Worke
Iraqi Kurds ask Kurdistan Workers Party to 'withdraw'
KXXV Waco / Posted 30 days ago
BAGHDAD (AP) - Iraq's Kurdish regional government called on the Kurdistan Worker's Party to "withdraw" from Iraq's Kurdish territory Saturday to prevent civilian deaths amid a campaign of Turkish airstrikes targeting the group. A statement from the... Read more
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FOX 6 News Birmingham
Iraqi Kurds ask Kurdistan Workers Party to 'withdraw'BAGHDAD (AP) - Iraq's Kurdish regional government called on the Kurdistan Worke
Iraqi Kurds ask Kurdistan Workers Party to 'withdraw'
FOX 6 News Birmingham / Posted 30 days ago
BAGHDAD (AP) - Iraq's Kurdish regional government called on the Kurdistan Worker's Party to "withdraw" from Iraq's Kurdish territory Saturday to prevent civilian deaths amid a campaign of Turkish airstrikes targeting the group. A statement from the... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Iraqi Kurds ask Kurdistan Workers Party to 'withdraw'BAGHDAD (AP) - Iraq's Kurdish regional government called on the Kurdistan Worke
Iraqi Kurds ask Kurdistan Workers Party to 'withdraw'
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 30 days ago
BAGHDAD (AP) - Iraq's Kurdish regional government called on the Kurdistan Worker's Party to "withdraw" from Iraq's Kurdish territory Saturday to prevent civilian deaths amid a campaign of Turkish airstrikes targeting the group. A statement from the... Read more
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30d
WLOX-TV Biloxi
Iraqi Kurds ask Kurdistan Workers Party to 'withdraw'BAGHDAD (AP) - Iraq's Kurdish regional government called on the Kurdistan Worke
Iraqi Kurds ask Kurdistan Workers Party to 'withdraw'
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 30 days ago
BAGHDAD (AP) - Iraq's Kurdish regional government called on the Kurdistan Worker's Party to "withdraw" from Iraq's Kurdish territory Saturday to prevent civilian deaths amid a campaign of Turkish airstrikes targeting the group. A statement from the... Read more
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30d
WAND TV 17 Decatur
Iraqi Kurds ask Kurdistan Workers Party to 'withdraw'BAGHDAD (AP) - Iraq's Kurdish regional government called on the Kurdistan Worke
Iraqi Kurds ask Kurdistan Workers Party to 'withdraw'
WAND TV 17 Decatur / Posted 30 days ago
BAGHDAD (AP) - Iraq's Kurdish regional government called on the Kurdistan Worker's Party to "withdraw" from Iraq's Kurdish territory Saturday to prevent civilian deaths amid a campaign of Turkish airstrikes targeting the group. A statement from the... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
Iraqi Kurds ask Kurdistan Workers Party to 'withdraw'BAGHDAD (AP) - Iraq's Kurdish regional government called on the Kurdistan Worke
Iraqi Kurds ask Kurdistan Workers Party to 'withdraw'
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 30 days ago
BAGHDAD (AP) - Iraq's Kurdish regional government called on the Kurdistan Worker's Party to "withdraw" from Iraq's Kurdish territory Saturday to prevent civilian deaths amid a campaign of Turkish airstrikes targeting the group. A statement from the... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Iraqi Kurds ask Kurdistan Workers Party to 'withdraw'BAGHDAD (AP) - Iraq's Kurdish regional government called on the Kurdistan Worke
Iraqi Kurds ask Kurdistan Workers Party to 'withdraw'
Hawaii News Now / Posted 30 days ago
BAGHDAD (AP) - Iraq's Kurdish regional government called on the Kurdistan Worker's Party to "withdraw" from Iraq's Kurdish territory Saturday to prevent civilian deaths amid a campaign of Turkish airstrikes targeting the group. A statement from the... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Iraqi Kurds ask Kurdistan Workers Party to 'withdraw'BAGHDAD (AP) - Iraq's Kurdish regional government called on the Kurdistan Worke
Iraqi Kurds ask Kurdistan Workers Party to 'withdraw'
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 30 days ago
BAGHDAD (AP) - Iraq's Kurdish regional government called on the Kurdistan Worker's Party to "withdraw" from Iraq's Kurdish territory Saturday to prevent civilian deaths amid a campaign of Turkish airstrikes targeting the group. A statement from the... Read more
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30d
Quincy Herald-Whig
Iraqi Kurds ask Kurdistan Workers Party to 'withdraw'BAGHDAD (AP) - Iraq's Kurdish regional government called on the Kurdistan Worke
Iraqi Kurds ask Kurdistan Workers Party to 'withdraw'
Quincy Herald-Whig / Posted 30 days ago
BAGHDAD (AP) - Iraq's Kurdish regional government called on the Kurdistan Worker's Party to "withdraw" from Iraq's Kurdish territory Saturday to prevent civilian deaths amid a campaign of Turkish airstrikes targeting the group. A statement from the... Read more
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Aljazeera
Kurdish leader asks PKK to withdraw from northern IraqIraq's Kurdish regional government has called on the Kurdish Worker's Party (PK
Kurdish leader asks PKK to withdraw from northern Iraq
Aljazeera / Posted 30 days ago
Iraq's Kurdish regional government has called on the Kurdish Worker's Party (PKK) to "withdraw" from its territory to prevent civilian deaths, amid a campaign of Turkish airstrikes targeting the group. A statement issued on Saturday, Kurdish... Read more
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The Huffington Post
Iraq's Kurds Ask PKK Rebels To WithdrawBAGHDAD (AP) -- Iraq's Kurdish regional government called on the Kurdish Worker
Iraq's Kurds Ask PKK Rebels To Withdraw
The Huffington Post / Posted 30 days ago
BAGHDAD (AP) -- Iraq's Kurdish regional government called on the Kurdish Worker's Party to "withdraw" from Iraq's Kurdish territory Saturday to prevent civilian deaths amid a campaign of Turkish airstrikes targeting the group. A statement from the... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Iraqi Kurds ask Kurdish Workers Party to 'withdraw'BAGHDAD (AP) — Iraq's Kurdish regional government called on the Kurdish Worker'
Iraqi Kurds ask Kurdish Workers Party to 'withdraw'
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 30 days ago
BAGHDAD (AP) — Iraq's Kurdish regional government called on the Kurdish Worker's Party to "withdraw" from Iraq's Kurdish territory Saturday to prevent civilian deaths amid a campaign of Turkish airstrikes targeting the group. A statement from the... Read more
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