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Samsung makes big trucks transparent in the name of road safety
Kurdish MMA fighter ‘Mr Finland’ crushes opponent
Angelina Jolie arrives in Turkey to meet Syrian refugees

EU calls on Kurdistan to reinstate moratorium on death penalty BRUSSELS, Belgium – The European Union called on the Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) Wednesday to re-instate a moratorium on executions, after Erbil hanged three offenders this month for the first time
UK Encourages Kurdish Parties to Stay United ERBIL – A British diplomatic delegation recently visited Iraqi Kurdistan’s main political parties to discuss the current political and security crisis in the region, committing to continued support for the region.
Families Return Home After Peshmerga Liberate Southern Kirkuk DAQUQ – Hundreds of residents are attempting to return to home villages near Daquq in the south of Kirkuk, after the Peshmerga cleared the area of Islamic State (IS) militants.
KRSC Statement: Up to two thousand Peshmerga participate in a large-scale, multi-pronged offensive in South of Kirkuk clearing 24 square kilometres On 26 August, Peshmerga forces supported by International Coalition warplanes cleared 24 square kilometres in South of Kirkuk, killing at least 25 ISIL terrorists and clearing at least 9 villages, including
Diplomats commend democratic process in Kurdistan Region Erbil, Kurdistan Region, Iraq (dfr.gov.krd) - The Chief of Staff to the Kurdistan Region President, Dr Fuad Hussein, and the Head of the Department of Foreign Relations, Minister Falah Mustafa, today
EU calls on Kurdistan to reinstate moratorium on death penalty

BRUSSELS, Belgium – The European Union called on the Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) Wednesday to re-instate a moratorium on executions, after Erbil hanged three offenders this month for the first time

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America : The coalition’s aircrafts targeted 57 ISIS goals to support Peshmerga
Shafaq News / US State Department announced that the international coalition’s aircrafts have destroyed 57 goals of ISIS organization in
Thursday, August 27. 2015
PM Barzani receives Norwegian Defense and Foreign Ministers
Erbil, Kurdistan Region, Iraq (cabinet.gov.krd) - Kurdistan Region Prime Minister, Nechirvan Barzani, yesterday received the Norwegian Defense Minister, Ine Marie
Thursday, August 27. 2015
Peshmerga Start Southern Kirkuk Operation
KIRKUK – Early morning on Wednesday August 26th, Kurdish Peshmerga forces, with the support of international coalition fighter jets, started
Thursday, August 27. 2015
Baghdad Must Investigate Israel-KRG Oil Deal: Iraqi MP
AGHDAD – An Iraqi MP has called on Baghdad government to investigate media reports of oil deals between Israel and
Wednesday, August 26. 2015
Peshmerga wage an offensive to retake villages in Kirkuk
Shafaq News / Peshmerga forces launched on Wednesday, an attack in Kirkuk province to retake several towns controlled by ISIS,
Wednesday, August 26. 2015
Israel ‘very interested’ in strengthening relations with Kurds
News published in the Financial Times on Sunday that Israel imports most of its oil from Iraq’s Kurdish areas came
Wednesday, August 26. 2015
EU opens Liaison office in Kurdistan Region
Erbil, Kurdistan Region (dfr.gov.krd) – In the presence of the Kurdistan Regional Government Prime Minister Nechirvan Barzani, Ambassador of the
Tuesday, August 25. 2015
Israel Buys $1 Billion of Oil from Iraqi Kurdistan
TEL AVIV – As the relationship between Erbil and Baghdad deteriorates still further with no return to the December agreement
Tuesday, August 25. 2015
Minister Falah Mustafa receives Norwegian Ministers of Foreign Affairs and Defense
Kurdistan Region President Masoud Barzani welcomed Norway’s Foreign Minister Borge Brende and Norway’s Defense Minister Ine Marie Eriksen Søreide in
Tuesday, August 25. 2015
Outgoing EU Ambassador to Iraq bids farewell to Kurdistan Region
Erbil, Kurdistan Region (dfr.gov.krd) – The Outgoing Ambassador of the European Union (EU) to Iraq, Ms. Jana Hybaskova, today visited
Tuesday, August 25. 2015
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