Suleiman Beg liberated from ISIL terrorists

With the joint forces continuing military operations against ISIL groups, Peshmerga forces and Federal Army forces fully liberated Monday morning the sub-district of Suleiman Beg from the control of ISIL groups making them flee to other areas.
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Kurdistan Region Delegation in Europe to Ask for More Weapons

Peshmerga Ministry delegations are spreading the message of the Kurdistan Region to the international community - send more developed and heavy weapons to Kurdish Peshmerga forces for use against the forces of the Islamic State (IS).
In order to i...

Apple ‘iWatch’ may not ship until 2015: report

Apple's long-awaited wearable device was expected to be unveiled on September 9 along with the iPhone 6, but according to a report from tech-rumour specialist Re/code, the device will not ship before the new year and so may be notably absent at the lau...

Kurdistan

Kurdish question tops Turkish government's agenda

Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu has outlined the coming government’s program, highlighting the resolution of the Kurdish question and the inclusion of minority groups such as Alevis in Turkish life.

The 62nd cabinet’s plans were reve...

Iraq

Army Aviation shells ISIL hideouts in 3 provinces

Ministry of defense announced on Monday, September 1st, that Army aviation shelled a number of hideouts belonging to the Islamic state in Iraq and Levant (ISIL) in the provinces Anbar, Baghdad, and Diyala.

A security source said that army aviat...


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Assad Swears in New Syrian Government


Syrian President Bashar Assad has sworn in the country’s new government at a ceremony in Damascus, PressTV reported Monday.
At a ceremony held Sunday, Assad urged the ministers to “provide a new vision” and to avoid “the ne...

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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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The Peace Process in Context
By Michael Werz and Max Hoffman
The past four years have swept away the old pillars of U.S. policy toward the Eastern Mediterranean. Egypt, a traditional Amer...


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