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Op-Ed News
Barzani & Talabani Mafia Forces Attacked the Islamic Preacher of Chamchamal City!monthly payment is not enough to pay the rent for their families. The life is
Op-Ed News / Posted yesterday
monthly payment is not enough to pay the rent for their families. The life is not bearable anymore for ordinary Kurds in 'Kurdistan Regional Government of Iraq (KRG)' region. The mafia families of Barzani and Talabani are ruling that part of Iraq... Read more
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Reuters
Iraq's Kurds might put off independence vote in return for concessions from Baghdadin Iraq and Syria. U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson formally asked Massou
Reuters / Posted yesterday
in Iraq and Syria. U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson formally asked Massoud Barzani, president of the autonomous Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG), 10 days ago to postpone the referendum. "What thing would Baghdad be prepared to offer... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Iraq's Kurds might put off independence vote in return for concessions from Baghdadin Iraq and Syria. U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson formally asked Massou
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
in Iraq and Syria. U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson formally asked Massoud Barzani, president of the autonomous Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG), 10 days ago to postpone the referendum. "What thing would Baghdad be prepared to offer... Read more
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The Star
Iraq's Kurds might put off independence vote in return for concessions from Baghdadin Iraq and Syria. U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson formally asked Massou
The Star / Posted yesterday
in Iraq and Syria. U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson formally asked Massoud Barzani, president of the autonomous Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG), 10 days ago to postpone the referendum. "What thing would Baghdad be prepared to offer... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
What is at stake in the Kurdistan poll?home-grown Kurdish militants and has carried out strikes on Kurdish rebels in n
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 5 days ago
home-grown Kurdish militants and has carried out strikes on Kurdish rebels in northern Iraq, has stepped up pressure on the Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) in Iraq to halt the referendum. Mohamed Bagheri, the Iranian army’s chief of staff, said... Read more
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The Jewish Press
Netanyahu Leverages Independent Kurdistan Against the Meddling Turkey, Iran | 23 Av 5777 – August 15, 2017presidential nomination in 2008, only to switch sides when he joined the White
The Jewish Press / Posted 6 days ago
presidential nomination in 2008, only to switch sides when he joined the White House team. Iraqi Kurdistan, under the Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG), is located in the north of Iraq and constitutes the country’s only autonomous region,... Read more
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Aljazeera
Can Iraq's Kurdish region gain independence?The Kurdistan Regional Government in northern Iraq says the date to hold an ind
Aljazeera / Posted 8 days ago
The Kurdistan Regional Government in northern Iraq says the date to hold an independence referendum has been set and will not be changed. That was in response to a request by US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson to postpone the referendum. During a... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Why is Massoud Barzani Standing UP Against the US Policies in Iraq?U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson called Massoud Barzani of Kurdistan Regio
Op-Ed News / Posted 9 days ago
U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson called Massoud Barzani of Kurdistan Regional Government of Iraq (KRG's illegal President Massoud Barzani) to postpone KRG's referendum vote for independence of south part of Kurdistan. The US government after... Read more
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Gulf News
Iraq’s Kurds stick to independence vote despite US request to postpone itoppose an independent Kurdistan.“The date is standing, September 25, no change,
Gulf News / Posted 9 days ago
oppose an independent Kurdistan.“The date is standing, September 25, no change,” said Hoshyar Zebari, a close adviser to Kurdistan Regional Government President Massoud Barzani, after US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson asked Barzani to postpone... Read more
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Reuters
Iraq's Kurds stick to independence vote despite U.S. request to postpone itall oppose an independent Kurdistan. "The date is standing, Sept. 25, no chang
Reuters / Posted 9 days ago
all oppose an independent Kurdistan. "The date is standing, Sept. 25, no change," said Hoshyar Zebari, a close adviser to Kurdistan Regional Government President Massoud Barzani, after U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson asked Barzani to... Read more
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The Hindu
Iraq’s Kurds maintain Sept. 25 as date for independence referendum, Kurdish official saysofficial told Reuters on Saturday. “The date is standing, Sept. 25, no change,
The Hindu / Posted 9 days ago
official told Reuters on Saturday. “The date is standing, Sept. 25, no change,” said Hoshyar Zebari, a close adviser to Kurdistan Regional Government President Massoud Barzani, commenting on the request communicated by U.S. Secretary of State... Read more
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EuroNews
Iraq's Kurds maintain Sept. 25 as date for independence referendum, Kurdish official saysofficial told Reuters on Saturday. “The date is standing, Sept. 25, no change,”
EuroNews / Posted 9 days ago
official told Reuters on Saturday. “The date is standing, Sept. 25, no change,” said Hoshyar Zebari, a close adviser to Kurdistan Regional Government President Massoud Barzani, commenting on the request communicated by U.S. Secretary of State... Read more
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Reuters
Iraq's Kurds maintain Sept. 25 as date for independence referendum, Kurdish official saysofficial told Reuters on Saturday. "The date is standing, Sept. 25, no change,
Reuters / Posted 9 days ago
official told Reuters on Saturday. "The date is standing, Sept. 25, no change," said Hoshyar Zebari, a close adviser to Kurdistan Regional Government President Massoud Barzani, commenting on the request communicated by U.S. Secretary of State... Read more
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Swissinfo
U.S. asks Iraq Kurds to postpone referendum - Kurdistan Presidencysaid. U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson made the request on Friday, during
Swissinfo / Posted 9 days ago
said. U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson made the request on Friday, during a phone call with the president of Iraq's Kurdistan Regional Government, Massoud Barzani. The U.S. State Department said in June it was concerned that the referendum... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
US asks Iraq Kurds to postpone referendum: Kurdistan PresidencySecretary of State Rex Tillerson made the request on Friday (Aug 11), during a
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 9 days ago
Secretary of State Rex Tillerson made the request on Friday (Aug 11), during a phone call with the president of Iraq's Kurdistan Regional Government, Massoud Barzani. The US State Department said in June it was concerned that the referendum... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
US asks Iraq Kurds to postpone referendum - Kurdistan Presidencysaid. U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson made the request on Friday, during
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 9 days ago
said. U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson made the request on Friday, during a phone call with the president of Iraq's Kurdistan Regional Government, Massoud Barzani. The U.S. State Department said in June it was concerned that the referendum... Read more
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The Star
U.S. asks Iraq Kurds to postpone referendum - Kurdistan Presidencysaid. U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson made the request on Friday, during
The Star / Posted 9 days ago
said. U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson made the request on Friday, during a phone call with the president of Iraq's Kurdistan Regional Government, Massoud Barzani. The U.S. State Department said in June it was concerned that the referendum... Read more
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EuroNews
U.S. asks Iraq Kurds to postpone referendum - Kurdistan Presidencysaid. U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson made the request on Friday, during
EuroNews / Posted 9 days ago
said. U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson made the request on Friday, during a phone call with the president of Iraq’s Kurdistan Regional Government, Massoud Barzani. The U.S. State Department said in June it was concerned that the referendum... Read more
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Reuters
U.S. asks Iraq Kurds to postpone referendum: Kurdistan Presidencysaid. U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson made the request on Friday, during
Reuters / Posted 9 days ago
said. U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson made the request on Friday, during a phone call with the president of Iraq's Kurdistan Regional Government, Massoud Barzani. The U.S. State Department said in June it was concerned that the referendum... Read more
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International Business Times
Linda Wenzel: Video surfaces of Iraqi soldiers cheering as they capture wailing Isis schoolgirl a joint military offensive that began in October 2016 and aimed to retake contr
International Business Times / Posted 12 days ago
a joint military offensive that began in October 2016 and aimed to retake control of the besieged town. The Iraqi army, the Kurdistan Regional government and a US-led coalition were all involved in the offensive. The mosque was highly symbolic as... Read more
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The Hill
Kurds, Iraqi Christians want democracy for themselvesthan the minorities of Iraq, particularly Iraq’s Christians. Waheda Yacoub is
The Hill / Posted 17 days ago
than the minorities of Iraq, particularly Iraq’s Christians. Waheda Yacoub is an Iraqi Christian woman and member of the Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) Parliament. She’s also the chief advisor to President Masoud Barzani on Christian and... Read more
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Gulf News
Iraq’s Kirkuk province spurns plan to ship its oil to Iranconsult with it on the matter, Kirkuk provincial officials said.The central gov
Gulf News / Posted 17 days ago
consult with it on the matter, Kirkuk provincial officials said.The central government in Baghdad and the semi-autonomous Kurdistan Regional Government both pump crude from different wells at Kirkuk’s oilfields, which straddle their respective... Read more
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The Washington Times
Kurdish independence remains a worthy causea vote for statehood will win is a certainty. The Kurds see the stars aligned f
The Washington Times / Posted 18 days ago
a vote for statehood will win is a certainty. The Kurds see the stars aligned for the next push toward independence — the Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) has been an island of stability in a turbulent region, its Peshmerga have defended the... Read more
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Breitbart
Iraq’s Only Yazidi MP: International Criminal Court Must Probe Islamic State Genocide135th annual convention. “Now we will ensure that hundreds of Christian familie
Breitbart / Posted 19 days ago
135th annual convention. “Now we will ensure that hundreds of Christian families driven from their homes can return.” Kurdistan Regional Government Representative to the U.S. Bayan Sami Abdul Rahman Bayan also spoke at the event about the... Read more
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The Washington Times
Fareed Yasseen, Iraqi ambassador to U.S., says justice for ISIS victims country’s biggest challengerepresenting minorities by constitutional mandate in Iraq.” The ambassador fur
The Washington Times / Posted 20 days ago
representing minorities by constitutional mandate in Iraq.” The ambassador further recalled a meeting with Kurdistan Regional Government President Masoud Barzani in France in September 2014, shortly after ISIS committed its blitz... Read more
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The Washington Times
Kurdistan Regional Government Representative to the U.S. Bayan Sami Abdul Rahman speaks from the KRG represe
The Washington Times / Posted 25 days ago
Representative to the U.S. Bayan Sami Abdul Rahman speaks from the KRG representative offices in Washington D.C. on Monday. A source in the KRG stated, "We are especially happy with the American intelligence support,... Read more
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International Business Times
Mosul: Heartbreaking video emerges of baby desperate for water after being rescued from rubble a joint military offensive that began in October 2016 and aimed to retake contr
International Business Times / Posted 26 days ago
a joint military offensive that began in October 2016 and aimed to retake control of the besieged town. The Iraqi army, the Kurdistan Regional government and a US-led coalition were all involved in the offensive. The mosque was highly symbolic as... Read more
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Op-Ed News
PKK Guerrilla Forces Defeated Turkish Army in the Zagros Mountains!be his Islamist ally in Turkey. Turkey's economy is surviving the war because
Op-Ed News / Posted 27 days ago
be his Islamist ally in Turkey. Turkey's economy is surviving the war because of cheap oil supplied by Massoud Barzani of Kurdistan Regional Government of Iraq (KRG). PKK forces can stop Massoud Barzani family partnership with Erdogan family in... Read more
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DW
Germany raises Mosul aid by 100 million euros |declared by the Iraqi government in mid-July after a months-long campaign invol
DW / Posted 27 days ago
declared by the Iraqi government in mid-July after a months-long campaign involving the Iraqi army, allied militia, the Kurdistan Regional Government and aerial support from a US-led coalition. More than a million people have fled from Mosul... Read more
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The Washington Times
Trent Franks warns Kurds against Iranian and Turkish influence in regioninfluence in the Kurdish area of Northern Iraq as detrimental to U.S. interests
The Washington Times / Posted 28 days ago
influence in the Kurdish area of Northern Iraq as detrimental to U.S. interests in the region and its relations with the Kurdistan Regional Government, during a policy briefing at Capitol Hill ahead of a planned referendum on Kurdish... Read more
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Daily Mail
Images show how Mosul has been almost completely destroyed during warwill need substantial regional and international support to accomplish this. H
Daily Mail / Posted 1 months ago
will need substantial regional and international support to accomplish this. He also urged the Iraqi government and the Kurdistan Regional Government, which has announced plans for a referendum Sept. 25 on independence for Kurdistan, to start... Read more

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