Peshmerga forces liberated all hostages held by ISIL southwest of Kirkuk

Kurdistan Peshmerga forces released  yesterday evening all hostages held by the so called the Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant in al- Khabaz oil field, southwest of Kirkuk.
A military source told PUKmedia that the Peshmerga forces imposed...

Iran increases gas export to Iraq

Iran started building the second pipeline to transport its gas to neighboring Iraq.
The second pipeline, which passes through Basra and Baghdad, will lead to a rise in Iran's gas export capacity to Iraq within next 2 years, Iran's IRNA state news ...

Peshmerga forces liberate Mullah Abdullah in south of Kirkuk

Kurdistan Peshmerga forces liberated on Saturday, village Mullah Abdullah from the so called the Islamic state In Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) south of Kirkuk.
Wasta Rasul Commander Operations South of Kirkuk told PUKmedia that Peshmerga forces in c...

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UN Says Violence in Iraq Kills at Least 1,375 in January

By SINAN SALAHEDDIN Associated Press
The United Nations mission to Iraq said Sunday that violence in the country amid the war against the extremist Islamic State group killed at least 1,375 people in January.
The U.N. Assistance Mission in Ir...


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Egypt court rules Hamas armed wing 'terror group'


CAIRO - An Egyptian court on Saturday banned the armed wing of Palestinian Islamist movement Hamas, the Ezzedine al-Qassam Brigades, declaring it a "terrorist" group, a judiciary official said.

Since Egypt's military ousted Islamist presiden...


 

Egyptian Center for Kurdish Studies and Researches opens in Cairo


The Egyptian Center for Kurdish Studies and Researches was opened yesterday in the Egyptian capital Cairo.
The aim of opening the Centre is to enhance the intellectual, cultural and scientific...


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Iraqi Ambassador to the US: We Must Cleanse Iraq of ISIS


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[Editor's Note: Gayle Trotter was able to sit down for an interview with Iraq's Ambassador to the United States, for his perspective on the unrest in the Middle East, terrorism, ...


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U.S., Iraq readying assault to recapture Mosul: report


The United States and Iraq have started preparing for an offensive by summer to recapture the Iraqi city of Mosul, which was taken by militants belonging to the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISI...


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