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Islamist rebels repairing Mosul dam, Kurds in rush to arms

By Michael Georgy

BAGHDAD Sat Aug 9, 2014 11:26am EDT

Kurdish peshmerga troops participate in an intensive security deployment against Islamic State militants on the front line in Khazer August 8, 2014. 1,095 more words

Four tankers wander the oceans looking for someone to buy cargoes: $300M in black market Kurdish oil

LONDON — After a legal show-down in Texas this week, the outlook for a handful of tankers holding close to US$300 million worth of Kurdish oil is not looking good. 1,626 more words


Q&A: 'We're on the defensive not offensive'

Al Jazeera – 23 Jun 2014

Falah Mustafa, head of the Kurdistan Region’s foreign relations, talks about Iraq, ISIL and Kurdish ambitions.

As the so-called Sunni Rebellion gains more ground across Iraq, pundits are increasingly discussing the possible disintegration of the country. 2,180 more words


Kurdish Authorities Recall Ministers from Iraq's Cabinet - Report

Kurdish flag in Erbil, Iraq

© AP/ Khalid Mohammed

16:41 10/07/2014



MOSCOW, July 10 (RIA Novosti) – The Kurdish authorities have recalled their representatives from Iraq’s Cabinet and suspended their participation in the country’s government, The Associated Press wrote Thursday. 224 more words

Second-hand Fighter Jets in Maliki's Second-term Hands

Second-hand Fighter Jets in Maliki’s Second-term Hands

by Osamah Golpy
The say, Football, the most famous and the most watched sports event takes its name from the way it played out, not from the medium of course, like many suggest. 869 more words


RT: Israeli PM Netanyahu endorses Kurdish independence citing chaos in Iraq

Published time: June 29, 2014 17:39
Edited time: June 29, 2014 19:33

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu (AFP Photo / Jack Guez)

Citing the “collapse” of Iraq amid the ISIS insurgency and sectarian violence, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has endorsed the de-facto independence of Iraqi Kurds. 463 more words