Likening ISIS to the Devil, Cardinal makes case for ‘moral’ protection of civilians

By Mick Krever, CNN

Likening ISIS’s rampage to the Devil, the Pope’s envoy to Iraq on Monday made the careful case for taking on ISIS in the name of protecting civilians.

“No one can use the name, or in the name ...

Belarus FM to arrive in Erbil today

It’s Scheduled Foreign Minister of Belarus Vladimir McKay to arrive today in Erbil, the capital of Kurdistan Region, as announced by Iraq's ambassador to Belarus Haider al- Ezari.
Ezari told PUKmedia, today, that the preparations have been ...

Arab states willing to join air fight against Islamic State in Iraq, U.S. officials say


Several Arab states have offered to conduct airstrikes against militants in Iraq alongside the efforts of the United States, U.S. officials said Sunday as the Obama administration sought to bolster its case for action against the Islamic State.

Kurdistan

10 civilians killed and wounded in Khurmato

A security source announced on Tuesday, September 16th, that two blast bombs exploded in  Al- Askary neighborhood in the downtown of Khurmato.
The source in a statement told PUKmedia that the explosions resulted in killing 1 civilians and wou...


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Obama to send 3,000 troops to tackle Ebola



The United States announced on Tuesday that it would send 3,000 troops to help tackle the Ebola outbreak as part of a ramped-up response including a major deployment in Liberia, the country where the epidemic is spiraling fastest out of control.<...

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Touring a Kurdish capital in the US


By Monica Campbell PRI's The World
In Nashville, Kurdish immigrants have built a community to replace the home many were forced to flee. In a co-production with the BBC, Public Radio Internati...


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Interview for the largest Polish weekly magazine about the situation of Christians in Iraq


Ziyad Raoof the Representative of Kurdistan Regional Government to Poland, gave an interview for magazine "Gość Niedzielny." It’s magazine of Catholic profile, and it’s worth mentioning...


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For Yazidis, Exile From Spiritual Homeland in Iraq Dilutes Ancient Culture


Some are contemplating migration, severing ties to their holy land. Others want to stay and protect their shrines.
By Rania Abouzeid for National Geographic
LALISH, Iraq—Pir Said s...


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