France: Air strikes take out weapons arsenal in Iraq

French fighter jets destroyed 12 buildings in Iraq holding an arsenal of weapons under control of ISIL militants, France's chief of staff of armed forces said on Friday.
"Tonight we undertook a big operation in Iraq in which we destroyed buildings...

Qubadi Talabani met British Ambassador in Erbil

Qubadi Talabani deputy prime minister of Kurdistan Regional Government met on Thursday, October 23th, at the Council of Ministers, the British Ambassador to Iraq, Frank booth, head of the British trade and investment in Iraq.

In the meeting...

Violent clashes in Kobanî

Violent clashes broke out during the past 14 hours in the city of Kobanî between the Kurdish People’s Protection  Units (YPG) and the so called the Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant.
  A member of the YPG confirmed the fal...

Kurdistan

Mala Bakhtiyar: I am Ready to Supervise Peshmerga Forces Expected to be Sent to Kobani

The office of Chief of Executive Body of PUK Political Bureau Mala Bakhtiyar released a statement in which it pointed out that Mala Bakhtiyar expressed his readiness to be the first person to enter Kobani,
and he will be delightful if he will be g...

Iraq

France: Air strikes take out weapons arsenal in Iraq

French fighter jets destroyed 12 buildings in Iraq holding an arsenal of weapons under control of ISIL militants, France's chief of staff of armed forces said on Friday.
"Tonight we undertook a big operation in Iraq in which we destroyed buildings...


World

New York confirms first Ebola case


An emergency room doctor who recently returned to the city after treating Ebola patients in West Africa has tested positive for the virus, becoming the first case in the city and the fourth in the nation.

Mayor Bill de Blasio and Gov. Andrew...

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Will the Formation of the New Government help to solve the issues between Baghdad and Erbil?

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Kurds Leave Life In Europe To Fight ISIS


by Alice Fordham
The men of the Betwata tribe gather to drink tea every morning in Irbil, Iraq, in an outdoor courtyard with curving pillars and climbing plants.
In northern Iraq, almost ...


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Iraq's Sole Yazidi Lawmaker Says 25,000 Girls Abducted By IS To Be Raped, Sold


By Freshta Jalalzai and Luke Johnson


Iraq's only ethnic Yazidi member of parliament says that the human rights situation in her country is "deteriorating," with Islamic State (IS) ...


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Islamic State: The US volunteers who fight with Syria's Kurds


Jim Muir By Jim Muir BBC News, north-east Syria
Mingling with a group of fighters from the Syrian Kurdish YPG near the front line with Islamic State (IS) in north-east Syria, the one they call...


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