Number of Yazidis escapes the grip of ISIL captivity

A number of Yazidi  citizens were able to escape from the grip of the so called the Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant  today , and they surrendered  to the Peshmerga forces stationed in Tel Shor village in  Hardan sub- district i...

International Coalition launches 15 air strikes on ISIL in Anbar, Mosul and Kobanî

The US military said yesterday that the international coalition aircraft carried out 15 air strikes against the so called the Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant in Iraq and Syria since Friday until Saturday morning.
The army statement said that ...

Qubad Talabani Congratulates Kurdistan Students Association on its 39th Foundation Anniversary

In a congratulatory cable, Qubad Talabani, Deputy Prime Minister of KRG congratulated the Secretary, members of Secretariat Bureau and Executive Board of Kurdistan Students Association on its 39th foundation anniversary.
Here is the script of the...

Kurdistan

The Green bloc in Parliament: we are students of President Mam Jalal

The President met Mam Jalal Sunday 26 April 2015, in the city of Sulaimaniyah, the delegation of the Green block PUK in the Kurdistan Parliament.
At the outset of the meeting, Talabani, head of the bloc expressed in Parliament, in the name and on ...

Iraq

Car bombings kill at least 18 civilians in, around Baghdad

Militants unleashed a wave of bombings Sunday targeting commercial areas in and around the Iraqi capital, killing at least 18 civilians, officials said, as clashes continued between government forces and ISIS militants in the western province of Anbar....


World

16 Airstrikes hit ISIL hideouts in Iraq, Syria


The statement said Sunday 26 April 2015 that the United States and its allies launched 16 air raids against ISIL hideouts in Iraq and Syria over the last 24 hours.
The statement said that 9 strikes to targets ISIL near different Iraqi cities, incl...


 

Kurdistan: historical perspectives and contemporary travels


Against the background of the long and complicated history of the Kurds, Sir Terence Clark, a former British Ambassador to Iraq, will describe the different paths the Kurdish communities in Turkey,...


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Interview with christian students from Kurdistan


On Sunday, February the 22nd a film crew which prepares the documentary "N as the Nazarenes," about the life of Christians in the Middle East, led by the director Maciej Grabysa, filmed  inter...


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ISIL executed 6,000 in Iraq’s Anbar: Reports


Media reports quoted official sources in Anbar as saying that the executions have taken place mainly in the city of Fallujah as well as the provincial capital, Ramadi, which are still under control...


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