KRG implements new plan to solve economic crisis

Addressing the economic crisis in Kurdistan Region, the Council of Ministers held a meeting on Wednesday, February 3, 2016.

Governors of Erbil, Sulaimani, Duhok and Halabja were also present in the meeting.

The purpose of the meeting wa...

In photos: US special presidential envoy visits Kobani

US and KRG officials stated on Tuesday, February 2, 2016 that US President's special envoy Brett McGurk, along with an accompanying delegation, has visited Rojava.

Brit McGurk went to Kobani to meet with Kobani officials and Syria Democratic Co...

KRG delegation set to visit Baghdad to restart negotiations

A KRG delegation is set to visit Baghdad tomorrow in bid to resolve the outstanding issues between the KRG and the Iraqi central government.

The Kurdish delegation will be headed by PM Nechirvan Barzani and Deputy PM Qubad Talabani.



Iraq deploying troops to retake Mosul

The Iraqi army is deploying thousands of soldiers to a northern base in preparation for operations to retake the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) group‌s hub of Mosul, officials said on Monday.

ISIS seized Mosul in June 2014 and e...


Turkey to expand anti-PKK operations, ‘warns’ through SMS

Turkish security forces are expected to expand the scope of ongoing anti-terror operations in Southeastern Anatolian by including the İdil district of Şırnak, Nusaybin district of Mardin and Yüksekova district of Hakkari, according to information ...


Germany's Kurds protest against Turkey's violence against Kurds

To protest against Turkey's inhumane treatment of Kurds in North Kurdistan and Rojava, huge numbers of Diaspora Kurds in Germany, YPG and YPJ groups, democratic groups' federation and a number of G...

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Inside the Artist‌s Exhibition: Himat Muhammad Ali

Born: 1960, Kirkuk

Studio location: Himat, who is usually known by his first name only, has studios in Tokyo and Amman, but spends the majority of his time in Paris, where ...

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A third of migrants sailing to Greece from Turkey are children: UNICEF

Children now make up over a third of the migrants making the perilous sea crossing from Turkey to Greece, the U.N. said.

For the first time since the start of the migrant crisis in Europ...

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