Iraqi TV comics make fun of Islamic State at huge risk

By David Zucchino
So Satan marries a Jewish woman in Iraq. She lays an egg, which hatches and pops out a wild-eyed, bearded madman the proud couple names the "ISIS-ling."

Their son becomes known as "Beheader." He lops off heads with a b...

Free Syrian Army Rebels Join Fight For Kobani

As many as 150 men travelled to the embattled town, on the Turkey-Syria border, in the early hours of Wednesday. They were escorted in an eight-vehicle convoy.
But the British-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said it believed just 50 Free...

Political Bureau discusses current situation in Iraq and Kurdistan Region

The Political Bureau of the Patriotic Union of Kurdistan, held a meeting today, October 29, in the city of Sulaimani.
A source in the Political Bureau told PUKmedia that the meeting attendants discussed current situations in Iraq, Kurdistan and t...


Anwar Muslim: Remarkable progress of People’s Protection Units in Kobani

Anwar Muslim Head of the Local Government in Kobani County said that the City is witnessing continuous clashes between the People’s Protection Units and  the so called the Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant with the ISIL’s attempts t...


President of the Republic meets his deputy and transportation minister

Fuad Masum, President of the Republic received today at al- Salam Palace in Baghdad, with his deputy Nuri al-Maliki.
During the meeting, they exchanged views on developments in the political and security situation in the country, especially the r...


France pledges €20m for fight against Ebola

President François Hollande said he had approved a broad plan against the deadly virus including 200 beds in Guinea, some of which would be reserved for health workers caring for the sick.
The cash should be available within 10 or so days a...


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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Muslim: Victory is close in Kobanê

PYD Co-President Salih Muslim has said in an interview to ANF that Turkey’s chicanery is continuing over Kobanê and that YPG forces have inflicted heavy losses ...

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Christian Tells of Conditions in Iraq

By Rich Harp
HARBOR BEACH -- For Fady Amin, Christianity and activism are two things that proved to be very dangerous.
The Iraqi refugee, now living in ...

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