27 November 2022
Special News :
  • Thursday 24 November 2022

    SDF Commander says US president halts Turkish ground offensive

    Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) Commander in Chief, Mazloum Abdi, demanded on Wednesday US President, Joe Biden, prevents the Turkish potential ground offensive against northeast Syria from occurring.

  • Wednesday 23 November 2022

    KDP MP warns embezzlement and terror threatening Kurdistan Region

    A representative of the Kurdistan Democratic Party (KDP) in the Parliament of Kurdistan declared: Those who were always a source of trouble for the Patriotic Union of Kurdistan (PUK) were those who loot the revenues of this land and imported illegally, and they are not afraid of killing people, and they pretend to be innocent because as that people would not talk about their corruption.

  • Wednesday 23 November 2022

    Syria's Kurds turn to US as Turkey threatens ground operation

    As Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan warns of a possible new ground incursion into neighboring Syria, officials from the Kurdish-controlled region are pleading with the Biden administration to intervene.

  • Tuesday 22 November 2022

    Turkey increasing pressure on Syrian Kurds

    While threatening to continue air and possibly ground military operations against Syrian Kurds, Turkey has asked Sweden to return the wanted Kurds and completely cut off its relationship with Syrian Kurdish organizations.

  • Tuesday 22 November 2022

    Bafel Talabani lashes out at Kurdistan Regional Government

    The Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) is dealing inappropriately with the citizens at the border areas of Sulaimani, Halabja and Garmian provinces, Bafel Talabani stated in a meeting with the US ambassador to Iraq.

Special News

TurkishMonday 23 November 2020

Turkish Kurds, foreigners like Syrian refugees - report

Dr. Yassin Duman, a member of the Centre for Trust, Peace and Social Relations at Coventry University, warned that Turkish Kurds are being treated as a foreign social mass as much as Syrian refugees in the country.

TurkishMonday 23 November 2020

Turkish makes settlement in Afrin with financial support from Qatar and Kuwait

Turkey is establishing a residential town to accommodate Syrian Arab and Turkmen refugees in the Yazidi village of Baflone in Shara region in the city of Afrin in Syria Kurdistan.

Iraq says Iran-Saudi talks now on diplomatic pathThursday 24 November 2022

Iraq says Iran-Saudi talks now on diplomatic path

The Iraqi Foreign Ministry on Wednesday announced that negotiations between Iran and Saudi Arabia have now entered a diplomatic path.

Iran to formalize seven new border crossings with Kurdistan RegionWednesday 9 November 2022

Iran to formalize seven new border crossings with Kurdistan Region

The director-general of relations between the currently-expired Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) and Iran said on Tuesday, November 8, that Iran has decided to formalize seven new border crossings between Iran and the Kurdistan Region.

Some reflection on Javid Rahman's false report on naming Jina/ Ehsan HoushmandTuesday 1 November 2022

Some reflection on Javid Rahman's false report on naming Jina/ Ehsan Houshmand

Referring to his fifth report on the conditions of human rights in Iran, Mr. Javid Rahman, Special Rapporteur on Human Rights in Iran, presented some information about the human rights situation in the Islamic Republic of Iran on Wednesday, October 26, at a news conference hosted by the United Nations.

Iran condoles with Iraq over fatal tanker explosionSunday 30 October 2022

Iran condoles with Iraq over fatal tanker explosion

Foreign Ministry Spokesman Nasser Kanaani has expressed condolences with Iraq over a deadly gas tanker explosion in Baghdad.

Iranian president Raisi congratulates new Iraqi PM on electionFriday 28 October 2022

Iranian president Raisi congratulates new Iraqi PM on election

Iran’s President Ebrahim Raisi has congratulated Mohammed Shia al-Sudani for his election as Iraq’s new prime minister.

Tehran, Ankara reach new agreement on gas exportSunday 23 October 2022

Tehran, Ankara reach new agreement on gas export

The head of dispatching operations at the National Iranian Gas Company (NIGC), following the recent meeting between The National Iranian Gas Company (NIGC) officials with Botas, Turkey's state oil and gas company, said on Sunday that Tehran and Ankara have reached a new agreement on gas export contract.

KDP MP warns embezzlement and terror threatening Kurdistan RegionWednesday 23 November 2022

KDP MP warns embezzlement and terror threatening Kurdistan Region

A representative of the Kurdistan Democratic Party (KDP) in the Parliament of Kurdistan declared: Those who were always a source of trouble for the Patriotic Union of Kurdistan (PUK) were those who loot the revenues of this land and imported illegally, and they are not afraid of killing people, and they pretend to be innocent because as that people would not talk about their corruption.

Nechirvan Barzani visits BaghdadTuesday 22 November 2022

Nechirvan Barzani visits Baghdad

Kurdistan Region President Nechirvan Barzani arrived in Baghdad on Tuesday for talks on relations between Erbil and Baghdad, a statement said.

Bafel Talabani lashes out at Kurdistan Regional GovernmentTuesday 22 November 2022

Bafel Talabani lashes out at Kurdistan Regional Government

The Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) is dealing inappropriately with the citizens at the border areas of Sulaimani, Halabja and Garmian provinces, Bafel Talabani stated in a meeting with the US ambassador to Iraq.

KRG refutes Iranian claims that “opposition” armed with weapons from Kurdistan RegionSunday 20 November 2022

KRG refutes Iranian claims that “opposition” armed with weapons from Kurdistan Region

The Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) Saturday refuted the reports by the state-affiliated Iranian media, saying that the Iranian “opposition” arming itself with weapons smuggled from the Kurdistan Region.

Nechirvan Barzani visits Sulaimani for funeral of gas explosion victimsSaturday 19 November 2022

Nechirvan Barzani visits Sulaimani for funeral of gas explosion victims

The President of the Kurdistan Region, Nechirvan Barzani, said in a press conference in Sulaimani on Saturday, November 19, that the Kurdistan Democratic Party (KDP), the Patriotic Union of Kurdistan (PUK) and other Kurdish parties will meet soon to settle outstanding issues.

Iraqi parliament speaker warns about new protests in IraqSaturday 19 November 2022

Iraqi parliament speaker warns about new protests in Iraq

Iraq’s Speaker of Parliament, Mohammed Al-Halbousi, warned of the risk that protests may erupt again in Iraq and other middle east countries, calling for better services.

Turkish army will enter Syria after airstrikes: ErdoganThursday 24 November 2022

Turkish army will enter Syria after airstrikes: Erdogan

Turkey's airstrikes in northern Syria are just the beginning of a campaign against the Kurdish People's Protection Forces (YPG), which will continue with a ground offensive in their wake.

Former US official says Turkey cannot annihilate Syrian Kurdish forcesThursday 24 November 2022

Former US official says Turkey cannot annihilate Syrian Kurdish forces

James Jeffrey, the former US special representative for Syrian affairs, emphasized that Turkey cannot destroy either the Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK) or the Syrian Kurdish forces through military operations.

Turkey increasing pressure on Syrian KurdsTuesday 22 November 2022

Turkey increasing pressure on Syrian Kurds

While threatening to continue air and possibly ground military operations against Syrian Kurds, Turkey has asked Sweden to return the wanted Kurds and completely cut off its relationship with Syrian Kurdish organizations.

Turkey's high-stakes campaigns in SyriaSunday 20 November 2022

Turkey's high-stakes campaigns in Syria

Turkey has launched a string of offensives in neighboring Syria since 2016 targeting Kurdish militias, Islamic State group jihadists and forces loyal to President Bashar al-Assad.

Turkey bombs Kurdish groups in Syria and Kurdistan RegionSunday 20 November 2022

Turkey bombs Kurdish groups in Syria and Kurdistan Region

The Turkish military carried out cross-border operations in Syria and the Kurdistan Region on Sunday, November 20, targeting Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) and bases of the Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK), killing at least 12 members of Syrian regime forces and 13 people in SDF controlled areas, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights (SOHR) said.

Main hurdles on Turkey's renewed attack on Syrian KurdsSaturday 19 November 2022

Main hurdles on Turkey's renewed attack on Syrian Kurds

Three security experts believe that the main foreign players in Syria, including the United States and Russia, will be the main obstacle to another attack by Turkey in the areas controlled by the Syrian Kurds.

US urges de-escalation in northern SyriaThursday 24 November 2022

US urges de-escalation in northern Syria

US urged on Wednesday an immediate de-escalation in northern Syria following recent attacks by Turkey, destabilizing the area and threatening the process of fighting Islamic State Organization (ISIS).

SDF Commander says US president halts Turkish ground offensiveThursday 24 November 2022

SDF Commander says US president halts Turkish ground offensive

Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) Commander in Chief, Mazloum Abdi, demanded on Wednesday US President, Joe Biden, prevents the Turkish potential ground offensive against northeast Syria from occurring.

Commander says Kobani likely target of threatened Turkish ground offensiveWednesday 23 November 2022

Commander says Kobani likely target of threatened Turkish ground offensive

In his first interview with international media following Tuesday's drone strike on his main headquarters in northeast Syria, Mazlum Kobane (also known as Mazloum Abdi), the commander of the US-backed Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF), said that the most likely target of a potential Turkish ground offensive against the Kurdish-controlled areas would be his native city of Kobani.

Syria's Kurds turn to US as Turkey threatens ground operationWednesday 23 November 2022

Syria's Kurds turn to US as Turkey threatens ground operation

As Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan warns of a possible new ground incursion into neighboring Syria, officials from the Kurdish-controlled region are pleading with the Biden administration to intervene.

Syrian Kurdish council demand firm international position regarding Turkish strikesSunday 20 November 2022

Syrian Kurdish council demand firm international position regarding Turkish strikes

Syrian Democratic Council (SDC) demanded on Sunday a strong intervention of the international community to stop the Turkish attacks on northern Syria last night.

Turkish attack in Syria Kurdistan claimed lives of 11 civilians – SDFSunday 20 November 2022

Turkish attack in Syria Kurdistan claimed lives of 11 civilians – SDF

Renewed Turkish airstrikes in northern Syria [Rojava] on Sunday claimed the lives of 11 civilians, including one journalist, the Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) said.