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Breitbart
Iraqi Kurds Brace for Up to 900,000 Refugees from Fallujah and Mosuloperations against it commence. However, he criticized Baghdad for being slow
Iraqi Kurds Brace for Up to 900,000 Refugees from Fallujah and Mosul
Breitbart / Posted an hour ago
operations against it commence. However, he criticized Baghdad for being slow to begin “serious cooperation” with the Kurdistan Regional Government over the impending refugee crisis and said less than half of the money allocated by Baghdad to... Read more
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Aljazeera
Iraq: Christians who fled ISIL fearful to return homeover who has jurisdiction in the area, for the slow pace of progress. "The pol
Iraq: Christians who fled ISIL fearful to return home
Aljazeera / Posted 5 days ago
over who has jurisdiction in the area, for the slow pace of progress. "The political crisis between Baghdad and the [Kurdistan Regional Government] is the reason we haven't taken [this territory back] yet," Khamro told Al... Read more
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IMF
IMF Mission Reaches Staff-Level Agreement on Financial Assistance under Three-Year Stand-By Arrangement with IraqSaleh, and officials from the ministries of finance, oil, planning, electricity
IMF Mission Reaches Staff-Level Agreement on Financial Assistance under Three-Year Stand-By Arrangement with Iraq
IMF / Posted 10 days ago
Saleh, and officials from the ministries of finance, oil, planning, electricity, the CBI, and representatives from the Kurdistan Regional Government, Board of Supreme Audit, and pension commission. The team would like to thank the Iraqi... Read more
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The Washington Times
Sherzad Mamsani, Iraq leader: ‘I am a Kurd and a Jew’This is my faith. This is not something I do just for a living. It is my life,”
Sherzad Mamsani, Iraq leader: ‘I am a Kurd and a Jew’
The Washington Times / Posted 16 days ago
This is my faith. This is not something I do just for a living. It is my life,” Mamsani told CNA . Last year, Iraq’s Kurdistan Regional Government appointed Mamsani as the Jewish representative to the Ministry of Endowment and Religious... Read more
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BC Local News
Alleged abductor uses Facebook page to defend his actionsher children – at the time, they were in a guarded compound in northern Iraq –
Alleged abductor uses Facebook page to defend his actions
BC Local News / Posted 17 days ago
her children – at the time, they were in a guarded compound in northern Iraq – and was working with the Canadian and Kurdistan Regional Government to recover the children. In the note, Saren claims his children suffered emotional,... Read more
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Comox Valley Record
Alleged abductor uses Facebook page to defend his actionsher children – at the time, they were in a guarded compound in northern Iraq –
Alleged abductor uses Facebook page to defend his actions
Comox Valley Record / Posted 17 days ago
her children – at the time, they were in a guarded compound in northern Iraq – and was working with the Canadian and Kurdistan Regional Government to recover the children. In the note, Saren claims his children suffered emotional,... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
DAVID IGNATIUS: Middle East needs a new order to fix shattered statesimilar sense that Iraq and the region are at a crossroads is expressed by Barh
DAVID IGNATIUS: Middle East needs a new order to fix shattered state
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 17 days ago
similar sense that Iraq and the region are at a crossroads is expressed by Barham Salih, a former prime minister of the Kurdistan Regional Government and former deputy prime minister of Iraq. We talked in Sulaymaniyah, 90 miles southeast of... Read more
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The Manila Times
The Middle East needs a new ordersimilar sense that Iraq and the region are at a crossroads is expressed by Barh
The Middle East needs a new order
The Manila Times / Posted 21 days ago
similar sense that Iraq and the region are at a crossroads is expressed by Barham Salih, a former prime minister of the Kurdistan Regional Government and former deputy prime minister of Iraq. We talked in Sulaymaniyah, 90 miles southeast of... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
Sadr’s revolutiontheir secessionist agenda. Kurdish lawmakers who left Baghdad after the protes
Sadr’s revolution
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 24 days ago
their secessionist agenda. Kurdish lawmakers who left Baghdad after the protesters broke into the parliament called on the Kurdistan Regional Government to reconsider its participation in the legislature, a move which could signal its severing its... Read more
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Aljazeera
Why are Canadian troops in Iraq wearing Kurdish flag?secure Iraq." But critics say the flags – which represent the autonomous Kurdi
Why are Canadian troops in Iraq wearing Kurdish flag?
Aljazeera / Posted 25 days ago
secure Iraq." But critics say the flags – which represent the autonomous Kurdish region of Iraq, under the control of the Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) – send the wrong message, and may actually run counter to Canada’s stated mission in the... Read more
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Aljazeera
Are Kurds seeing calm before the storm?cut off from the central government. This has brought widespread hopes for a K
Are Kurds seeing calm before the storm?
Aljazeera / Posted 25 days ago
cut off from the central government. This has brought widespread hopes for a Kurdish referendum on independence in the Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) in Iraq, and a federal structure in Syria that would preserve the Kurds hard-fought... Read more
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The Washington Times
GUS BILIRAKIS: Aiding refugees from religious oppressionthis post last fall thanks in large part to the efforts of the director of rela
GUS BILIRAKIS: Aiding refugees from religious oppression
The Washington Times / Posted 25 days ago
this post last fall thanks in large part to the efforts of the director of relations and religious coexistence for the Kurdistan Regional Government, Mariwan Naqshbandy. The Kurds now formally recognize eight religious minorities, giving them a... Read more
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OregonLive.com
The Middle East needs a new order: David Ignatiussimilar sense that Iraq and the region are at a crossroads is expressed by Barh
The Middle East needs a new order: David Ignatius
OregonLive.com / Posted 26 days ago
similar sense that Iraq and the region are at a crossroads is expressed by Barham Salih, a former prime minister of the Kurdistan Regional Government and former deputy prime minister of Iraq. We talked in Sulaymaniyah, 90 miles southeast of... Read more
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International Business Times
Female Yazidi and Kurdish fighters take up arms against Islamic State militants women were sold and hundreds of Yazidi children were killed while attempting to
Female Yazidi and Kurdish fighters take up arms against Islamic State militants
International Business Times / Posted 26 days ago
women were sold and hundreds of Yazidi children were killed while attempting to flee. According to a member of the Iraqi Kurdistan Regional Government, the IS (Daesh) campaign against Sinjar was to push the Kurds out of the Yazidi areas and to... Read more
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New Kerala
Greater assistance needed to help tackle Iraq's humanitarian crisis - UN refugee agency - newkerala.com #58553location of new camps to shelter an additional 20,000 individuals. During talk
Greater assistance needed to help tackle Iraq's humanitarian crisis - UN refugee agency - newkerala.com #58553
New Kerala / Posted 26 days ago
location of new camps to shelter an additional 20,000 individuals. During talks in Erbil with the Prime Minister of the Kurdistan Regional Government, Nechirvan Barzani, and other senior ministers, Awad acknowledged the generosity of the KR-I... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Oil drops as Iraq exports near record highsettled below $US45 a barrel in New York after rallying to a five-month high la
Oil drops as Iraq exports near record high
Brisbane Times / Posted 27 days ago
settled below $US45 a barrel in New York after rallying to a five-month high last week. Iraq, excluding sales by the Kurdistan Regional Government, shipped 3.36 million barrels a day last month, an oil ministry spokesman said by text message... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Oil drops as Iraq exports near record highsettled below $US45 a barrel in New York after rallying to a five-month high la
Oil drops as Iraq exports near record high
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 27 days ago
settled below $US45 a barrel in New York after rallying to a five-month high last week. Iraq, excluding sales by the Kurdistan Regional Government, shipped 3.36 million barrels a day last month, an oil ministry spokesman said by text message... Read more
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Business Insider
'A signature blot on Obama's foreign policy record' is brewing in Iraqmove its effort to the KRG to build a majority Sunni force to clear and hold IS
'A signature blot on Obama's foreign policy record' is brewing in Iraq
Business Insider / Posted 28 days ago
move its effort to the KRG to build a majority Sunni force to clear and hold ISIS territory," Pregent said, referring to the Kurdistan Regional Government. "Ultimately, the fight against ISIS is too important to leave to a dysfunctional B... Read more
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Zero Hedge
"The Situation In Iraq Has Become Very Dangerous"- Iraq PM Orders Arrests As Mass Protests Continuebarrels for the month, Asim Jihad, a spokesman at the oil ministry, told Bloomb
"The Situation In Iraq Has Become Very Dangerous"- Iraq PM Orders Arrests As Mass Protests Continue
Zero Hedge / Posted 29 days ago
barrels for the month, Asim Jihad, a spokesman at the oil ministry, told Bloomberg on Sunday. The figures don’t include Kurdistan Regional Government exports. The exports rose from 3.29 million barrels a day in March and were close to the... Read more
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heraldscotland
The Banished and the Bombed ... the PKK at war with Turkeythat they “have no friends but the mountains.” These days given the widespread
The Banished and the Bombed ... the PKK at war with Turkey
heraldscotland / Posted 29 days ago
that they “have no friends but the mountains.” These days given the widespread support from Washington and Europe for the Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) in Iraq and Kurdish peshmerga forces there taking the fight to the jihadists of IS that... Read more
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International Business Times
Turkey border violence: Suicide blast kills five Kurdish border guards said a suicide bomb had killed the five members of Asayish, the Kurdish securit
Turkey border violence: Suicide blast kills five Kurdish border guards
International Business Times / Posted 30 days ago
said a suicide bomb had killed the five members of Asayish, the Kurdish security organisation under the command of the Kurdistan Regional Government, and wounded several others in the Corniche area of the city. The identity of the bomber has... Read more
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News.com.au
ISIS mass graves revealed after retreathere. Currently the only NGO in Sinjar, there’s only so much the small PCCR gr
ISIS mass graves revealed after retreat
News.com.au / Posted 30 days ago
here. Currently the only NGO in Sinjar, there’s only so much the small PCCR group can do to rebuild the city, and with the Kurdistan Regional Government in economic crisis due to the ongoing war and low oil prices, official efforts could be years... Read more
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TribLIVE
Biden makes visit to Iraq to help shore up governmentof the Iraqi parliament at the U.S. Embassy in the heavily fortified Green Zone
Biden makes visit to Iraq to help shore up government
TribLIVE / Posted a month ago
of the Iraqi parliament at the U.S. Embassy in the heavily fortified Green Zone. Later, Biden flew north to Irbil to see Kurdistan Regional Government President Masoud Barzani. The ongoing violence in Iraq and neighboring Syria, where dozens... Read more
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