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Al-Ahram Weekly - World
3/5/2024 9:04:53 PM
Iraq’s Kurdistan region feels its autonomy is under threat from Baghdad and is seeking US help to halt the stripping away of its privileges, writes Salah Nasrawi

World - Region
8/24/2023 12:12:43 PM
Three members of the Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK) were killed Thursday in a Turkish drone strike in Iraq's Kurdistan region, authorities said, as Ankara's top diplomat visited the northern region.

World - Region
7/29/2023 1:36:56 PM
Four "fighters" from the Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK) have been killed by a drone strike in northern Iraq, officials in the autonomous Kurdistan region said, blaming the Turkish military.

World - Region
3/26/2023 7:26:55 PM
Authorities in Iraq's autonomous Kurdistan region announced on Sunday a November date for legislative elections which had been postponed by a year due to disputes between two major parties.

World - Region
3/26/2023 10:32:37 AM
Turkey stopped oil exports from Iraq's autonomous Kurdistan region on Saturday following arbitration at the International Chamber of Commerce, the Iraqi oil ministry said.

World - Region
12/31/2022 5:40:33 PM
Police in Iraq's autonomous Kurdistan region said on Saturday they had arrested 16 young men after a viral video showed a teenage girl being attacked at a motorcycle rally.

World - Region
11/28/2022 11:59:51 AM
Iranian-Kurdish rebel groups have for decades sought refuge in northern Iraq's autonomous Kurdistan region, but they have recently come under fresh fire amid weeks of protests in the neighbouring Islamic republic.

World - Region
10/7/2022 4:27:05 PM
One person was killed and four others, two women and two children, were injured when a bomb exploded Friday in the capital of Iraq's autonomous Kurdistan region, counter-terrorism forces said.

World - Region
10/2/2022 2:51:18 PM
The ministry usually refers to killed militants as ``neutralized.'' It said the number of casualties in the mission in the Asos region of northern Iraq, which is controlled by the autonomous Kurdistan Regional Government, was expected to rise.

World - Region
9/30/2022 6:13:31 PM
The EU on Friday said it "condemns in the strongest possible terms" deadly strikes this week by Iran on Iraq's Kurdistan region.

World - Region
9/29/2022 10:06:39 AM
Iran launched cross-border missile and drone strikes that killed 13 people in Iraq's Kurdistan region Wednesday after accusing Kurdish armed groups based there of stoking a wave of unrest that has rocked the Islamic republic.

World - Region
7/22/2022 7:09:00 PM
After artillery bombardment killed nine people in Iraq's autonomous Kurdistan region, Baghdad called for a withdrawal of Turkish forces and said Ankara should handle its "domestic problems" with PKK rebels far from Iraq's borders.

Egypt - Foreign Affairs
7/21/2022 4:10:01 PM
Egypt has expressed its deepest condolences to Iraq over the victims of an attack that targeted a tourist resort in Dohuk in Iraq's Kurdistan region on Wednesday, killing eight Iraqi civilians and injuring over 20 others.

World - Region
4/6/2022 11:37:19 PM
Three rockets landed on Wednesday near an oil refinery in Iraq's northern autonomous Kurdistan region, with "no casualties or material damage reported", Kurdish counter-terrorism forces said.

World - Region
1/16/2022 6:15:08 PM
Baghdad has repatriated almost 4,000 of its citizens stuck on the Belarus borders with European Union members Poland, Lithuania, and Latvia in recent weeks, Iraq's foreign minister said Sunday.

World - Region
11/27/2021 1:35:20 PM
The Popular Mobilization Forces (PMF) announced on Saturday, launching a large-scale security operation to eliminate the terrorist remnants of Daesh on Al Khalidiya Island in Anbar province.

World - Region
2/22/2021 2:47:55 PM
An Iraqi civilian wounded in a rocket attack targeting the Arbil airport in northern Iraq last week has died, authorities in the Kurdistan region said Monday

World - Region
2/15/2021 9:37:45 PM
It was not immediately clear if a U.S. military base housing U.S. troops near the airport was the target of the attack

World - Region
11/4/2018 8:49:01 PM
Iraq may have a new government, but its ministers are not the ones who are really calling the shots

World - Region
5/18/2018 10:21:50 AM
Iraq’s factions are poised for a prolonged political stalemate ahead of forming a new government following indecisive parliamentary elections

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