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Postponing referendum or Kurds’ rights?

Postponing referendum or Kurds’ rights?

Postponing referendum or Kurds’ rights?
9/19/2017 3:48:39 PM
Qatar upcoming Prince: Sheikh Abdullah bin Ali al-Thani

Qatar upcoming Prince: Sheikh Abdullah bin Ali al-Thani

Qatar upcoming Prince: Sheikh Abdullah bin Ali al-Thani
9/19/2017 3:42:40 PM
Parliament resorts to secret vote on electoral commission bill

Parliament resorts to secret vote on electoral commission bill

Iraqi Parliament on Tuesday resorted to a secret vote on the members of the electoral commission.
9/19/2017 3:02:17 PM
Pictured :Iran-backed militias kill mentally disabled civilian in Tal Afar

Pictured :Iran-backed militias kill mentally disabled civilian in Tal Afar

Iran-backed militias (IMIS) have brutally shoot mentally handicapped civilians in Tal Afar district.
9/19/2017 2:33:46 PM
Saraya al-Salam frees 2 civilians in Samara

Saraya al-Salam frees 2 civilians in Samara

Saraya al-Salam militia, affiliated with the Sadrist Movement, has freed two people from their kidnappers in Samara district in southern Salahuddin, a local source said Tuesday.
9/19/2017 2:28:41 PM
Baghdadi’s deputy, 48 ISIS terrorists killed in airstrike in Qa'im

Baghdadi’s deputy, 48 ISIS terrorists killed in airstrike in Qa'im

The Iraqi Air Force has shelled ISIS posts in Qa’im city in western Anbar, killing 49 ISIS terrorists, including deputy of ISIS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, and injuring others, Iraqi intelligence’s Hawk Cell revealed Tuesday.
9/19/2017 2:09:59 PM
Qatari Ambassador in Poland is said to have defected

Qatari Ambassador in Poland is said to have defected

Qatar's Ambassador in Poland has defected and asked for a political asylum, Saudi press outlets said Tuesday.
9/19/2017 2:05:54 PM
Mass grave found containing at least 40 dead bodies in Mosul

Mass grave found containing at least 40 dead bodies in Mosul

A mass grave has been found, containing at least 40 police dead bodies in Ayadah neighborhood in western Mosul city, a security source said Tuesday.
9/19/2017 1:14:16 PM
Poor civilians sell their limbs, organs inside Syria's Idlib

Poor civilians sell their limbs, organs inside Syria's Idlib

In Idlib province in northwestern Syria, deemed the last government stronghold in the conflict-butchered country, civilians caught in the crossfire of escalating poverty and hopelessness have resorted to selling whatever they can to survive – including body parts, Fox news reported on Tuesday.
9/19/2017 1:05:10 PM
Barzani sets precondition to take final decision on Kurdistan vote

Barzani sets precondition to take final decision on Kurdistan vote

Kurdistan Region’s President Masoud Barzani has set a precondition to take a final decision on the region’s independence referendum, a statement issued by the region revealed Tuesday.
9/19/2017 1:01:33 PM
Protesters demand dismissal of Kirkuk's governor

Protesters demand dismissal of Kirkuk's governor

Dozens of civilians flocked to streets in Kirkuk province, demanding the dismissal of the governor.
9/19/2017 12:39:06 PM
Civilians killed, injured in blast in Baiji district

Civilians killed, injured in blast in Baiji district

Several civilians were killed and injured in a blast in Baiji district, a security source told The Baghdad Post on Tuesday.
9/19/2017 12:32:53 PM
We won’t recognize results of Kurdistan referendum – NIA

We won’t recognize results of Kurdistan referendum – NIA

The National Iraqi Alliance (NIA) has confirmed that it will not recognize the results of Kurdistan Region’s independence referendum, a statement revealed Tuesday.
9/19/2017 12:19:07 PM
Trump to UN: Confront N Korea, Iran or risk being bystanders in history

Trump to UN: Confront N Korea, Iran or risk being bystanders in history

The US president Donald Trump will use his first address to the UN general assembly to call for international action to confront North Korea and Iran, which he will portray as twin threats to global security, The Guardian quoted the White House as saying Tuesday.
9/19/2017 11:58:23 AM
Iran aims to cheat its way into the nuclear club

Iran aims to cheat its way into the nuclear club

The team of the US president Donald Trump is facing up to the fact that Iran is regularly cheating on the former US president Obama administration’s nuclear deal, even if it’s not yet clear what they’ll do about it, New York Post newspaper reported Tuesday.
9/19/2017 11:41:33 AM
French president to persuade Trump not to revoke Iran nuclear deal

French president to persuade Trump not to revoke Iran nuclear deal

French officials said that France’s President Emmanuel Macron talks with his US and Iranian counterparts had raised the possibility of renegotiating provisions of the 2015 Iran nuclear deal after their scheduled expiration in 2025, Radio Free Europe/ Free Liberty reported on Tuesday.
9/19/2017 11:32:37 AM
Saleh-Houthi alliance in Yemen on shaky ground

Saleh-Houthi alliance in Yemen on shaky ground

A long-simmering power struggle between Yemen’s Houthi rebels and former president Ali Abdullah Saleh has burst into the open, threatening to undermine their alliance against the internationally-recognized government and its Saudi-led backers, TRTWorld News reported
9/19/2017 11:23:52 AM
3 mortar shells land on village in northeastern Diyala

3 mortar shells land on village in northeastern Diyala

Three mortar shells have landed on Zarkoush village in northeastern Diyala, a local source revealed Tuesday.
9/19/2017 11:13:35 AM
Armed vehicles shoot fires near Turkmen government premises in Kirkuk

Armed vehicles shoot fires near Turkmen government premises in Kirkuk

Kirkuk governorate has witnessed a breakdown of security where armed vehicles raising the Kurdish flag and wondering at the cities of the governorate, a security source said Tuesday.
9/19/2017 11:12:20 AM
Turkey's Erdogan, Iraq's Abadi to discuss  Kurdistan referendum

Turkey's Erdogan, Iraq's Abadi to discuss Kurdistan referendum

Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan will meet Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi this week to discuss their concerns about an independence referendum in Iraq's Kurdish region, VOA News reported.
9/19/2017 10:46:08 AM
Booby-trapped car explodes in Musalla district in Kirkuk

Booby-trapped car explodes in Musalla district in Kirkuk

A booby-trapped car has exploded in Falaka al-Musalla district in Kirkuk Governorate, sources revealed Tuesday.
9/19/2017 10:45:53 AM
Pictured: Iraqi forces start push to retake Annah, Rihanna from ISIS

Pictured: Iraqi forces start push to retake Annah, Rihanna from ISIS

Iraqi security forces have completed their preparation to retake Annah city and Rihanna neighborhood in western Anbar governorate from ISIS grip, a local source said Tuesday.
9/19/2017 10:29:56 AM
Maliki spreads false news about Turkish incursion into Iraqi borders

Maliki spreads false news about Turkish incursion into Iraqi borders

Private sources have denied Tuesday the news, which former Iraqi prime minister Maliki's electronic cells have posted via social media, about the storming of the Turkish army to the Iraqi borders.
9/19/2017 10:11:08 AM
Reports that Turkish army stormed Iraqi border ‘groundless’

Reports that Turkish army stormed Iraqi border ‘groundless’

Sources have denied news, circulated on social media by cells affiliated with former prime minister Nouri al-Maliki, that the Turkish army stormed the Iraqi border using Ibrahim Khalil border crossing, The Baghdad Post reported Tuesday.
9/19/2017 10:10:19 AM
Kurdistan's CTG deployed to Kirkuk in anticipation of attacks

Kurdistan's CTG deployed to Kirkuk in anticipation of attacks

Kirkuk governorate is on alert as Kurdistan's Counter Terrorism Group (CTG) has deployed across the governorate in anticipation of any attack from the Iranian militias in Iraq and Syria (IMIS).
9/19/2017 10:00:13 AM
Fatalities reported as shooting targets pro-referendum gathering in Kirkuk

Fatalities reported as shooting targets pro-referendum gathering in Kirkuk

A person was killed and two others injured in a shooting at a gathering of a group of youths who were canvassing for the independence referendum of Kurdistan in Kirkuk.
9/18/2017 11:53:08 PM
Kurds inside Iran voice support for Kurdistan independence referendum

Kurds inside Iran voice support for Kurdistan independence referendum

Kurdish groups inside Iran have voiced support for their peers in Iraq.
9/18/2017 11:44:02 PM
Russia sees Saudi Arabia as 'gatekeeper' to Mideast

Russia sees Saudi Arabia as 'gatekeeper' to Mideast

Is Saudi Arabia’s King Salman bin Abdul-Aziz Al Saud planning an early October visit to Moscow or not? After multiple public invitations from Russian President Vladimir Putin, the answer to this question still remains unclear. Nevertheless, the Kremlin’s apparent determination to arrange such a trip
9/18/2017 9:43:50 PM
Erbil orders to prevent any Iraqi youths from entering governorate

Erbil orders to prevent any Iraqi youths from entering governorate

?The Asayish forces ordered all its units in Erbil governorate to prevent the entry of any Iraqi youths coming from Iraqi governorates stating from this evening until further notice, a security source said on Monday.
9/18/2017 9:42:41 PM
North Korea says sanctions will accelerate nuclear programme

North Korea says sanctions will accelerate nuclear programme

North Korea has warned that more sanctions and pressure will only make it accelerate its nuclear programme, the BBC reported on Monday.
9/18/2017 9:28:34 PM
Rouhani: US to pay high price if Trump scraps nuclear deal

Rouhani: US to pay high price if Trump scraps nuclear deal

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said Monday that America would pay a high price if US President Donald Trump makes good on his threats to scrap the Iran nuclear deal.
9/18/2017 9:24:15 PM
Supreme court steps in to block Kurdish independence vote

Supreme court steps in to block Kurdish independence vote

Iraq’s supreme court has ordered the suspension of next week’s referendum on the independence of Iraqi Kurdistan, as legal and political pressure mounted on the Kurds to call off the vote, AFP reported on Monday.
9/18/2017 9:14:56 PM