6 October 2022
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PUKMonday 3 October 2022

PUK commemorates fifth anniversary of passing Talabani

The Patriotic Union of Kurdistan (PUK) commemorated the fifth anniversary of the passing of Mam Jalal Talabani on Sunday.

USSunday 2 October 2022

US foundations release real amount of Kurdistan Region oil reserves

Two American foundations said in a statement that the real amount of the Kurdistan Region oil reserves is not 45 billion barrels but it is about 4 billion barrels.

Syrian, Iranian officials discuss ways to boost cooperationTuesday 13 September 2022

Syrian, Iranian officials discuss ways to boost cooperation

Syria and Iran discussed cooperation in industrial sector, collaboration to resume joint industrial projects in Syria, and exchange of experiences to achieve their goals.

Iran and Iraq to reach $10b trade by springMonday 12 September 2022

Iran and Iraq to reach $10b trade by spring

Tehran-Baghdad trade is predicted to reach $10b by the end of the current Iranian year, March 20, an Iranian official announced on Monday.

Hamed Soleimanzadeh Joins 2023 Golden Globe Awards JurySaturday 10 September 2022

Hamed Soleimanzadeh Joins 2023 Golden Globe Awards Jury

Hamed Soleimanzadeh, an Iranian critic, researcher, instructor, and filmmaker, has been appointed as a jury member of 2023 Golden Globe Awards.

Iran shuts border to Iraq due to overflow of pilgrims for ArbaeenSaturday 10 September 2022

Iran shuts border to Iraq due to overflow of pilgrims for Arbaeen

Iran has shut down all land border crossings to Iraq used by pilgrims due to the massive volume of people crossing the border for the Shia holiday season of Arbaeen, officials said on Friday, September 9.

Iran interior minister meets Iraqi PM in BaghdadFriday 9 September 2022

Iran interior minister meets Iraqi PM in Baghdad

Visiting Interior Minister of Iran Ahmad Vahidi and his accompanying delegation met and conferred with Iraqi Prime Minister Mustafa Al-Kadhimi on Arabeen rituals.

KRG PM, West Azerbaijan governor discuss mutual cooperationWednesday 24 August 2022

KRG PM, West Azerbaijan governor discuss mutual cooperation

Mohammad Sadegh Motamedian, governor of West Azerbaijan in northwest Iran discussed ways of mutual cooperation with Prime Minister of Iraqi Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) Masrour Barzani in a meeting on Tuesday.

Barham Salih, U.N. special envoy meet after another wave of unrestMonday 3 October 2022

Barham Salih, U.N. special envoy meet after another wave of unrest

Iraqi President Barham Salih met the representative of the Secretary-General of the United Nations in Iraq, Jeanine Hennis-Plasschaert on Sunday a day after another round of unrest covered the capital on Saturday.

Halbousi says talks started on forming new government in BaghdadMonday 3 October 2022

Halbousi says talks started on forming new government in Baghdad

Iraqi Parliament Speaker Mohammed al-Halbousi said negotiations for the formation of the new Iraqi government have begun.

PUK commemorates fifth anniversary of passing TalabaniMonday 3 October 2022

PUK commemorates fifth anniversary of passing Talabani

The Patriotic Union of Kurdistan (PUK) commemorated the fifth anniversary of the passing of Mam Jalal Talabani on Sunday.

US foundations release real amount of Kurdistan Region oil reservesSunday 2 October 2022

US foundations release real amount of Kurdistan Region oil reserves

Two American foundations said in a statement that the real amount of the Kurdistan Region oil reserves is not 45 billion barrels but it is about 4 billion barrels.

Asayesh forces liberate Yazidi girl from al-Hol CampSunday 2 October 2022

Asayesh forces liberate Yazidi girl from al-Hol Camp

The North and East Syria Autonomous Administration forces known as Asayesh liberated an 18-year-old Yazidi girl from al-Hol Camp in Eastern Hasaka in Hasaka province, Syria.

Baghdad prepares for Tishreen protest amid political deadlockSaturday 1 October 2022

Baghdad prepares for Tishreen protest amid political deadlock

Tishreen movement, supported by Sadrists, plan to march Saturday in Baghdad on the anniversary of the sweeping protests of 2019.

Turkish opposition revives questions over Islamic State burning execution / Sibel HurtasSaturday 1 October 2022

Turkish opposition revives questions over Islamic State burning execution / Sibel Hurtas

Almost six years on, Turkey’s public remains in the dark on the burning execution of two compatriots in Syria.

Sweden resumes arms exports to TurkeySaturday 1 October 2022

Sweden resumes arms exports to Turkey

Sweden's Strategic Production Supervision Organization has issued a license for Swedish companies to export arms to Turkey.

Where will Turkey be a year from now?Thursday 29 September 2022

Where will Turkey be a year from now?

The disputes with Greece will be useful ammunition for Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan should he decide to manufacture a crisis that would divert attention away from his country’s economic disintegration.

Turkey police officer killed in Mersin province explosionWednesday 28 September 2022

Turkey police officer killed in Mersin province explosion

Turkish Interior Minister Suleyman Soylu said one police officer was killed when a bomb exploded near a residence that houses police in the southern Turkish province of Mersin while wounding another officer.

Swedish delegation to go to Turkey for talks on Kurdish extraditionTuesday 27 September 2022

Swedish delegation to go to Turkey for talks on Kurdish extradition

A Swedish delegation will visit Turkey next week for talks on the extradition of people labelled as "terrorists" by Ankara, Turkish Justice Minister Bekir Bozdag said on Monday, Ahval reported.

European committee urges top Turkish court to expedite Demirtas’s detention applicationTuesday 27 September 2022

European committee urges top Turkish court to expedite Demirtas’s detention application

The Council of Europe Committee of Ministers’ Deputies on Tuesday called on Turkey’s top court to expedite the application from Kurdish politician Selahattin Demirtas over his ongoing detention while renewing a call for his release.

PYD co-chair says Ankara and Damascus cannot compromiseMonday 3 October 2022

PYD co-chair says Ankara and Damascus cannot compromise

Salih Muslim, the co-chairman of the Democratic Union Party, the main party of the Autonomous Administration of North and East Syria, has rejected the PYD having any links to the Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK).

Euphrates Region Executive Council condemns Turkey drone attack on Autonomous Administration buildingSaturday 1 October 2022

Euphrates Region Executive Council condemns Turkey drone attack on Autonomous Administration building

The Joint Chairman of the Executive Council of the Autonomous Administration of the Euphrates Region condemned the drone attack of the Turkish army on the building of the Executive Council of the Autonomous Administration and considered these attacks to be aimed at destroying the autonomous administration and the democratic experience of northern and eastern Syria.

Syrian Autonomous Administration representative meets senior American officialsSaturday 1 October 2022

Syrian Autonomous Administration representative meets senior American officials

Sinem Mohammed, the representative of the Kurdish Autonomous Administration in northern Syria, met and talked with various American officials, including the US special envoy in northeastern Syria.

Turkey attack on Syrian Kurds is still serious: commanderSaturday 1 October 2022

Turkey attack on Syrian Kurds is still serious: commander

Mazloum Kobani warned if Turkey gets the chance to attack the Syrian Kurds again, it will not hesitate.

Syrian opposition launches program to teach Kurdish language in AleppoThursday 29 September 2022

Syrian opposition launches program to teach Kurdish language in Aleppo

Syrian Kurds in the areas of the Syrian opposition welcomed the decision to launch a program to teach the Kurdish language at the opposition-affiliated Free Aleppo University in the city of Azaz.

Kurds fear 'everything will change' if Turkey, Syria reconcileFriday 23 September 2022

Kurds fear 'everything will change' if Turkey, Syria reconcile

Many Kurds in Syria have said that they could lose their newfound rights if Syria's government reconciles with Turkey.