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Turkish airstrikes kill 36 in Afrin

BEIRUT, March 3, (Agencies): Turkish air strikes killed at least 36 pro-regime fighters backing Kurdish militia in Syria’s northwestern Kurdish enclave of Afrin on Saturday, …

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Iraq hits Kurdish banking

BAGHDAD, Nov 9, (RTRS): Iraq’s central bank has ordered private banks to close their branches in the Kurdistan region within a week to avoid a …

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Iraq, Kurds negotiate ‘peshmerga’ pullback

BAGHDAD, Oct 28, (AFP): Iraqi and Kurdish commanders held talks Saturday on a withdrawal of Kurdish fighters from disputed areas after a truce was declared …

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‘Kurds repel Iraq attack’ – Bid for pipeline hub

BAGHDAD, Oct 24, (Agencies): Iraqi pro-government paramilitaries launched an offensive against Kurdish troops on Tuesday near the Turkish frontier, pushing towards a strategic border crossing …

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Kurds leave disputed area – Germany suspends military training

BAGHDAD, Oct 18, (Agencies): Kurdish fighters pulled out of disputed areas across northern and eastern Iraq on Tuesday, one day after giving up the vital …

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Iraq takes Sinjar, Kirkuk oil as Kurds pull out – Kurdish faction at odds over betrayal

BAI HASSAN, Iraq, Oct 17, (AFP): Iraqi forces took control of the two largest oil fields in the disputed northern province of Kirkuk on Tuesday …

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Iraq gains ground in Kirkuk – Kurd toll 10

KIRKUK, Iraq, Oct 16, (AFP): Iraqi forces seized the Kirkuk governor’s office, key military sites and an oil field on Monday as they swept across …

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Kurds, Iraq in crisis talks – US urges calm

SULAIMANIYAH, Iraq, Oct 15, (Agencies): The presidents of Iraq and Iraqi Kurdistan held talks Sunday to defuse an escalating crisis, after a deadline for Kurdish …

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KURDS OFFER IRAQ TALKS OVER AIRPORT, BANKS BAN

PM denies attack plan … tensions rise – Peshmerga note force deployment ERBIL, Iraq, Oct 12, (Agencies): Iraq’s prime minister on Thursday denied an attack …

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Hundreds of IS suspects surrender – Civil war fears over Kirkuk

BAGHDAD, Oct 10, (Agencies): Iraqi Vice President Ayad Allawi warned on Monday there could be a “civil war” over the Kurdish-administered city of Kirkuk if …

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