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Independent
Yazidis rescued from Isis need action from Britain, says former Iraqi MP Ameena Saeed Hasan“Their voices stay with me,” the Yazidi activist and former Iraqi MP told The I
Yazidis rescued from Isis need action from Britain, says former Iraqi MP Ameena Saeed Hasan
Independent / Posted 3 days ago
“Their voices stay with me,” the Yazidi activist and former Iraqi MP told The Independent, her eyes filling with tears. After the calls came silence, until earlier this year when Isis was forced out of Sinjar, and a string of pits was discovered.... Read more
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Washington Post
A provocative article says the Islamic State is a mystery. Here’s why that’s wrong.In this June 23, 2014, file photo, fighters from the Islamic State group parade
A provocative article says the Islamic State is a mystery. Here’s why that’s wrong.
Washington Post / Posted 6 days ago
In this June 23, 2014, file photo, fighters from the Islamic State group parade in a commandeered Iraqi security forces armored vehicle down a main road at the northern city of Mosul, Iraq. (AP Photo/File) In a widely read article in the New York... Read more
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The Jewish Press
Israel and the Kurds, a Clandestine Love Affair of Regional OutcastsKurdish Female YPG FightersPhoto Credit: Free Kurdistan / https://www.flickr.co
Israel and the Kurds, a Clandestine Love Affair of Regional Outcasts
The Jewish Press / Posted 8 days ago
Kurdish Female YPG FightersPhoto Credit: Free Kurdistan / https://www.flickr.com/photos/112043717@N08 (JNi.media) That Israel is a country surrounded by hostile neighbors is hard to deny. However, Israel does have a few friends in the Middle East,... Read more
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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 8 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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The Jewish Press
Israel Buying Most of Its Oil from Iraqi KurdistanEquipment at an oil well. (illustrative only, file photo)Photo Credit: Flash 90
Israel Buying Most of Its Oil from Iraqi Kurdistan
The Jewish Press / Posted 9 days ago
Equipment at an oil well. (illustrative only, file photo)Photo Credit: Flash 90 For a number of months, Israel has quietly been importing more than three quarters of its crude oil from the semi-autonomous northern region of Iraq still controlled by... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Kurdish civilians under fire as Turkey bombs PKK in IraqSIGIRE, Iraq: When Kurdish militant leader Abdullah Ocalan called a ceasefire w
Kurdish civilians under fire as Turkey bombs PKK in Iraq
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 13 days ago
SIGIRE, Iraq: When Kurdish militant leader Abdullah Ocalan called a ceasefire with Turkey two years ago, residents of the village of Sigire slaughtered a sheep to celebrate what they believed was the start of a new era of peace. Their homes and... Read more
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The Star
Kurdish civilians under fire as Turkey bombs PKK in IraqSIGIRE, Iraq (Reuters) - When Kurdish militant leader Abdullah Ocalan called a
Kurdish civilians under fire as Turkey bombs PKK in Iraq
The Star / Posted 13 days ago
SIGIRE, Iraq (Reuters) - When Kurdish militant leader Abdullah Ocalan called a ceasefire with Turkey two years ago, residents of the village of Sigire slaughtered a sheep to celebrate what they believed was the start of a new era of peace. Their... Read more
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Aljazeera
The ugly threat of an ISIL with chemical weaponsThe alleged use of chemical weapons, including mustard gas, by the Islamic Stat
The ugly threat of an ISIL with chemical weapons
Aljazeera / Posted 13 days ago
The alleged use of chemical weapons, including mustard gas, by the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) fits in with a pattern of increasing small-scale tactical usages of chemical weapons in both Syria and Iraq. Despite the furore following... Read more
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Herald Sun
Thousands of women brutalised and sold into sex slavery by ISIS militantsTHE brutalisation and sexual slavery of women and girls has become central to t
Thousands of women brutalised and sold into sex slavery by ISIS militants
Herald Sun / Posted 14 days ago
THE brutalisation and sexual slavery of women and girls has become central to the ISIS ideology, with “pretty” virgins sold at auctions and women killed and raped. Authorities dealing with the atrocities committed against women are calling it the... Read more
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Perth Now
ISIS sells ‘pretty’ virgins as sex slavesTHE brutalisation and sexual slavery of women and girls has become central to t
ISIS sells ‘pretty’ virgins as sex slaves
Perth Now / Posted 14 days ago
THE brutalisation and sexual slavery of women and girls has become central to the ISIS ideology, with “pretty” virgins sold at auctions and women killed and raped. Authorities dealing with the atrocities committed against women are calling it the... Read more
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Zawya
Iraq's Maliki rejects blame for fall of MosulIraqUPDATE 3-Iraq's Maliki rejects blame for fall of Mosul * Maliki and others cou
Iraq's Maliki rejects blame for fall of MosulIraq
Zawya / Posted 14 days ago
UPDATE 3-Iraq's Maliki rejects blame for fall of Mosul * Maliki and others could face trial for negligence * Turkey denies supporting radical Islamist groups * Mosul under Islamic State control since mid-2014 (Adds response from Turkish foreign... Read more
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Zawya
Iraqi Kurdistan says oil pipeline sabotage cost it $501 mlnOil & GasUPDATE 1-Iraqi Kurdistan says oil pipeline sabotage cost it $501 mln (Adds det
Iraqi Kurdistan says oil pipeline sabotage cost it $501 mlnOil & Gas
Zawya / Posted 14 days ago
UPDATE 1-Iraqi Kurdistan says oil pipeline sabotage cost it $501 mln (Adds detail, context) ERBIL, Iraq, Aug 18 (Reuters) - Repeated sabotage by "organised gangs" of the oil pipeline from northern Iraq to Turkey has cost the autonomous Kurdistan... Read more
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Reuters
Iraq's Maliki rejects blame for fall of MosulNuri al-Maliki speaks during an interview with Reuters in Baghdad January 12, 2
Iraq's Maliki rejects blame for fall of Mosul
Reuters / Posted 15 days ago
Nuri al-Maliki speaks during an interview with Reuters in Baghdad January 12, 2014. BAGHDAD/BEIRUT Iraq's former Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki on Tuesday denounced as worthless a parliamentary report which blamed him and others for the fall of Mosul... Read more
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The New Age
Iraq's Maliki rejects blame for fall of MosulIraq's former Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki on Tuesday denounced as worthless a
Iraq's Maliki rejects blame for fall of Mosul
The New Age / Posted 15 days ago
Iraq's former Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki on Tuesday denounced as worthless a parliamentary report which blamed him and others for the fall of Mosul to Islamic State last year and which called for them to be referred to the judiciary. "There is no... Read more
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International Business Times
Isis: Former Iraqi PM Nouri al-Maliki blames fall of Mosul on Turkish 'conspiracy' Iraq's former prime minister Nouri al-Maliki has blamed the fall of Mosul to Is
Isis: Former Iraqi PM Nouri al-Maliki blames fall of Mosul on Turkish 'conspiracy'
International Business Times / Posted 15 days ago
Iraq's former prime minister Nouri al-Maliki has blamed the fall of Mosul to Islamic State on a Turkish government "conspiracy", after a parliamentary committee said he should face charges for negligence. In a Facebook posting, al-Maliki said the... Read more
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Aljazeera
Iraqi Kurds in limbo over president's fateErbil, Iraq - Iraq's northern Kurdistan region is in political and legal limbo
Iraqi Kurds in limbo over president's fate
Aljazeera / Posted 15 days ago
Erbil, Iraq - Iraq's northern Kurdistan region is in political and legal limbo over the fate of the autonomous region's incumbent president, Masoud Barzani, whose tenure is set to end on Wednesday. If unresolved, the crisis could have destabilising... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Iraq's Maliki says report on fall of mosul has 'no value' - statementBAGHDAD: Iraq's former prime minister, Nuri al-Maliki, on Tuesday condemned as
Iraq's Maliki says report on fall of mosul has 'no value' - statement
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 15 days ago
BAGHDAD: Iraq's former prime minister, Nuri al-Maliki, on Tuesday condemned as having "no value" a parliamentary panel's findings on the fall of Mosul to Islamic State which called for him and other top officials to stand trial for negligence. "What... Read more
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Reuters UK Edition
Iraq's Maliki says report on fall of Mosul has 'no value' - statementNuri al-Maliki speaks during a news conference in Baghdad, November 29, 2014.
Iraq's Maliki says report on fall of Mosul has 'no value' - statement
Reuters UK Edition / Posted 15 days ago
Nuri al-Maliki speaks during a news conference in Baghdad, November 29, 2014. BAGHDAD Iraq's former prime minister, Nuri al-Maliki, on Tuesday condemned as having "no value" a parliamentary panel's findings on the fall of Mosul to Islamic State... Read more
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The Star
Iraq's Maliki says report on fall of mosul has 'no value' - statementBAGHDAD (Reuters) - Iraq's former prime minister, Nuri al-Maliki, on Tuesday co
Iraq's Maliki says report on fall of mosul has 'no value' - statement
The Star / Posted 15 days ago
BAGHDAD (Reuters) - Iraq's former prime minister, Nuri al-Maliki, on Tuesday condemned as having "no value" a parliamentary panel's findings on the fall of Mosul to Islamic State which called for him and other top officials to stand trial for... 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 17 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
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The Christian Post
Women Soldiers on the Front Lines Defending Christians, Religious Minorities Against ISISA man holds a flag during the funeral of four Kurdish women fighters killed dur
Women Soldiers on the Front Lines Defending Christians, Religious Minorities Against ISIS
The Christian Post / Posted 17 days ago
A man holds a flag during the funeral of four Kurdish women fighters killed during clashes against Islamic State fighters in Kobani at a cemetery in the southeastern town of Suruc, Sanliurfa province, October 14, 2014. A senior Iraqi Kurdish official... Read more
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FOX News
McCain presses Pentagon on why ISIS member tied to capture of US hostage not extraditedShown at left, Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz; shown right, American aid worker Kayla
McCain presses Pentagon on why ISIS member tied to capture of US hostage not extradited
FOX News / Posted 18 days ago
Shown at left, Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz; shown right, American aid worker Kayla Mueller. (AP) Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., is demanding to know why a suspected ISIS member, who allegedly was "complicit" in the capture of American hostage Kayla... Read more
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The Huffington Post
The Fight To Document The ISIS Massacre Of The YazidisEvery week, The WorldPost asks an expert to shed light on a topic driving headl
The Fight To Document The ISIS Massacre Of The Yazidis
The Huffington Post / Posted 18 days ago
Every week, The WorldPost asks an expert to shed light on a topic driving headlines around the world. Today, we speak with Christoph Wilcke about the efforts to document crimes against the Yazidis. The remains of 67 people found in mass graves in... Read more
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Daily Mail
American ISIS victim Kayla Mueller 'was raped by top leader'Islamic State ruler 'kept 26-year-old American air worker as his personal sex s
American ISIS victim Kayla Mueller 'was raped by top leader'
Daily Mail / Posted 19 days ago
Islamic State ruler 'kept 26-year-old American air worker as his personal sex slave' before she was killed in February The parents of Kayla Mueller revealed Friday that their daughter was repeatedly raped by ISIS caliph Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi before... Read more
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FOX News
McCain presses Pentagon on why ISIS member tied to capture of US hostage not extraditedShown at left, Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz; shown right, American aid worker Kayla
McCain presses Pentagon on why ISIS member tied to capture of US hostage not extradited
FOX News / Posted 19 days ago
Shown at left, Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz; shown right, American aid worker Kayla Mueller. (AP) Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., is demanding to know why a suspected ISIS member, who allegedly was "complicit" in the capture of American hostage Kayla... Read more
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The Washington Times
ERNIE AUDINO: Pentagon ignores Iran’s military strength in Iraq, Kurdish peshmerga needsIn last week’s Republican debates Donald Trump advised us to buy stock in Iran:
ERNIE AUDINO: Pentagon ignores Iran’s military strength in Iraq, Kurdish peshmerga needs
The Washington Times / Posted 20 days ago
In last week’s Republican debates Donald Trump advised us to buy stock in Iran: “You’ll quadruple,” he assured us. That may have sounded like sarcasm, but while Iran is steadily expanding its influence in key portions of Iraq, the Obama... Read more
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FOX News
Yazidi refugees flee ISIS, but find door to US asylum closedA year after U.S. airstrikes and Kurdish fighters saved Iraq's Yazidi populatio
Yazidi refugees flee ISIS, but find door to US asylum closed
FOX News / Posted 21 days ago
A year after U.S. airstrikes and Kurdish fighters saved Iraq's Yazidi population from death at the hands of ISIS atop Mount Sinjar, the historic religious enclave is facing death in its homeland and a cold shoulder from America, say... Read more
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FOX News
Yazidi refugees flee ISIS, but find door to US asylum closedA year after U.S. airstrikes and Kurdish fighters saved Iraq's Yazidi populatio
Yazidi refugees flee ISIS, but find door to US asylum closed
FOX News / Posted 21 days ago
A year after U.S. airstrikes and Kurdish fighters saved Iraq's Yazidi population from death at the hands of ISIS atop Mount Sinjar, the historic Christian enclave is facing death in its homeland and a cold shoulder from America, say... Read more
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Washington Post
Stronger Baghdad, weaker Irbil?A Kurdish peshmerga soldier looks out over the town of Makhmour from defensive
Stronger Baghdad, weaker Irbil?
Washington Post / Posted 21 days ago
A Kurdish peshmerga soldier looks out over the town of Makhmour from defensive positions. (Sebastian Meyer/For the Washington Post) In the wake of widespread public protests over poor public services, weak governance and fragile public safety, Iraqi... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Harper’s proposed travel ban worries Syrian-CanadiansSyrian-Canadians say they fear they will face prosecution in Canada for visitin
Harper’s proposed travel ban worries Syrian-Canadians
The Globe and Mail / Posted 23 days ago
Syrian-Canadians say they fear they will face prosecution in Canada for visiting family in the country of their birth under a new law that is being proposed by Conservative Leader Stephen Harper. At the same time, experts say the ban to regions... Read more
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National Catholic Reporter
Iraqi archbishop discusses desperate plight of Iraqi ChristiansChaldean Archbishop Bashar Matti Warda is currently in the U.S. raising awarene
Iraqi archbishop discusses desperate plight of Iraqi Christians
National Catholic Reporter / Posted 23 days ago
Chaldean Archbishop Bashar Matti Warda is currently in the U.S. raising awareness of the desperate humanitarian crisis affecting Christians in Iraq. He attended the Knights of Columbus 133rd Supreme Convention held Aug. 4-6 in Philadelphia, Pa. At... Read more
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National Catholic Reporter
Knights of Columbus create Christian Refugee Relief FundAt the Knights of Columbus' 133rd annual convention held Aug. 4-6 in Philadelph
Knights of Columbus create Christian Refugee Relief Fund
National Catholic Reporter / Posted 23 days ago
At the Knights of Columbus' 133rd annual convention held Aug. 4-6 in Philadelphia, Pa., Supreme Knight Carl Anderson, announced the creation of the Christian Refugee Relief Fund to aid persecuted Christians in Iraq and Syria. In attendance were... Read more
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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 24 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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Japan Today
U.S. picked wrong ally in fight against Islamic State ‹ Japan TodayWhen Turkey finally agreed to join U.S.-led efforts to fight Islamic State, Ank
U.S. picked wrong ally in fight against Islamic State ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 24 days ago
When Turkey finally agreed to join U.S.-led efforts to fight Islamic State, Ankara was supposed to make the battle against the extremist group more effective. Yet within days, Turkey’s president, Recep Tayyip Erdogan, bombed not just Islamic State... Read more
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The Manila Times
US transfers widow of top IS figure to Iraqi custodyAugust 7, 2015 11:26 am WASHINGTON: The United States handed over to Iraqi aut
US transfers widow of top IS figure to Iraqi custody
The Manila Times / Posted 26 days ago
August 7, 2015 11:26 am WASHINGTON: The United States handed over to Iraqi authorities the widow of a senior Islamic State leader who had been detained by US forces since May, the Pentagon... Read more
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Sky News Australia
US transfers IS widow into Iraqi custodyThe United States has handed over to Iraqi authorities the widow of a senior Is
US transfers IS widow into Iraqi custody
Sky News Australia / Posted 26 days ago
The United States has handed over to Iraqi authorities the widow of a senior Islamic State leader detained by US forces since May. Nasrin As'ad Ibrahim, also known as Umm Sayyaf, was the wife of Abu Sayyaf, who was killed in a US special forces raid... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
US transfers Umm Sayyaf, wife of suspected Isis member, to Iraqi KurdsThe US military has transferred a female detainee, captured during a raid on th
US transfers Umm Sayyaf, wife of suspected Isis member, to Iraqi Kurds
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 26 days ago
The US military has transferred a female detainee, captured during a raid on the Islamic State, over to Iraqi Kurdish custody after nearly three months of holding her in low-profile captivity for interrogation. The Pentagon had remained silent about... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Turkey to boost security for energy infrastructure as PKK attacks riseISTANBUL: Turkey will deploy thermal cameras and horse-back patrols to heighten
Turkey to boost security for energy infrastructure as PKK attacks rise
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 27 days ago
ISTANBUL: Turkey will deploy thermal cameras and horse-back patrols to heighten security around key oil and gas pipelines as Kurdish militant attacks increase, in a bid to safeguard energy supplies in the import-dependent country, energy officials... Read more
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The Star
Turkey to boost security for energy infrastructure as PKK attacks riseISTANBUL (Reuters) - Turkey will deploy thermal cameras and horse-back patrols
Turkey to boost security for energy infrastructure as PKK attacks rise
The Star / Posted 27 days ago
ISTANBUL (Reuters) - Turkey will deploy thermal cameras and horse-back patrols to heighten security around key oil and gas pipelines as Kurdish militant attacks increase, in a bid to safeguard energy supplies in the import-dependent country, energy... Read more
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Eye Witness News
US picked the wrong ally in Islamic State fightOPINION: Islamic State,Turkey,Kurds,Recep Tayyip Erdogan Blaise Misztal says
US picked the wrong ally in Islamic State fight
Eye Witness News / Posted 27 days ago
OPINION: Islamic State,Turkey,Kurds,Recep Tayyip Erdogan Blaise Misztal says the US erred by bringing in Turkey’s Erdogan in the battle against Islamic State. When Turkey finally agreed to join... Read more
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Zero Hedge
US Allows Ally Turkey to Bomb Only Group Effectively Fighting ISISLate in July, the Anti-Media reported that Turkey joined the U.S. led coalition
US Allows Ally Turkey to Bomb Only Group Effectively Fighting ISIS
Zero Hedge / Posted 28 days ago
Late in July, the Anti-Media reported that Turkey joined the U.S. led coalition conducting airstrikes against the Islamic State (IS, ISIS, ISIL). Since then, it has become clear that Turkey’s strategy is part of a larger agreement with the U.S. to... Read more
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The New Age
Turkish raids raise Iraqi Kurdish leadership stakesTurkey's air strikes in Iraqi Kurdistan have increased the pressure on regional
Turkish raids raise Iraqi Kurdish leadership stakes
The New Age / Posted 29 days ago
Turkey's air strikes in Iraqi Kurdistan have increased the pressure on regional president Massud Barzani, who is a key player in the US-led anti-jihadist war but faces an uncertain political future. Barzani, the 68-year-old leader of the Kurdistan... Read more
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Independent
Market Report: Investors stock up on Kurdistan-focused Genel Energy and Gulf Keystone PetroleumGenel Energy, up 46.5p to 418p, and Gulf Keystone Petroleum, up 5p to 34p, will
Market Report: Investors stock up on Kurdistan-focused Genel Energy and Gulf Keystone Petroleum
Independent / Posted 29 days ago
Genel Energy, up 46.5p to 418p, and Gulf Keystone Petroleum, up 5p to 34p, will both benefit from the monthly payments after the Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) said it would pass on a proportion of its oil revenues. The KRG confirmed it would... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Iraqi Kurdish leader vows justice for Yezidi victims of ISIS2015-08-03 17:00 Displaced Iraqis from the Yazidi community arrive at Nowruz c
Iraqi Kurdish leader vows justice for Yezidi victims of ISIS
News 24 South Africa / Posted 30 days ago
2015-08-03 17:00 Displaced Iraqis from the Yazidi community arrive at Nowruz camp, in Derike, Syria. (File, AP) Baghdad - The president of Iraqi Kurdistan vowed on Monday to achieve... 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 30 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
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Kurdish rebels kill 2 Turkish soldiersISTANBUL -- Kurdish militias carried out a suicide attack on a Turkish military
Kurdish rebels kill 2 Turkish soldiers
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 30 days ago
ISTANBUL -- Kurdish militias carried out a suicide attack on a Turkish military police station in eastern Turkey on Sunday, killing two soldiers and wounding 31 others, local authorities said. New rules were also announced that allow the use of U.S.... Read more
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Daily Mail
Two soldiers killed, 31 wounded in PKK suicide attack in east TurkeyPKK suicide attack using a tractor filled with two tonnes of explosives kills t
Two soldiers killed, 31 wounded in PKK suicide attack in east Turkey
Daily Mail / Posted a month ago
PKK suicide attack using a tractor filled with two tonnes of explosives kills two soldiers and leaves 31 injured in eastern Turkey Attack took place in the early hours of Sunday morning in Agri province Survivors have revealed the PKK also used... Read more
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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 a month 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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Channel NewsAsia
Two soldiers killed, 31 wounded in PKK suicide attack in east TurkeyISTANBUL: The Turkish army said two of its soldiers were killed and 31 wounded
Two soldiers killed, 31 wounded in PKK suicide attack in east Turkey
Channel NewsAsia / Posted a month ago
ISTANBUL: The Turkish army said two of its soldiers were killed and 31 wounded in an attack overnight by the Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK), as violence escalated following Ankara's air bombardment of Kurdish militants in northern Iraq. The suicide... Read more
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Ghanaweb.com
Soldiers killed in suicide blast in eastern TurkeyWorld News of Sunday, 2 August 2015 Agri province in Turkey. Image: Al Jazeera
Soldiers killed in suicide blast in eastern Turkey
Ghanaweb.com / Posted a month ago
World News of Sunday, 2 August 2015 Agri province in Turkey. Image: Al Jazeera At least two soldiers have been killed and 24 others wounded in a suicide blast allegedly by Kurdish fighters in eastern Turkey, officials say. The governor's office... Read more
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