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More than 300 dead after earthquake strikes near Iran-Iraq border

More than 300 people were killed in Iran when a magnitude 7.3 earthquake jolted the country on Sunday, state media said, and rescuers were searching for dozens trapped under rubble in the mountainous area. 953 more words

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Canada halts military aid to Iraqi and Kurdish forces amid clashes

OTTAWA – The Canadian military is temporarily suspending its support to Iraqi and Kurdish forces amid an outbreak of hostilities between the two groups.

Canadian special forces have provided training, advice and assistance to both the Iraqi military and Kurdish peshmerga for the last three years as part of the fight against the… 133 more words

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Building an Altar of Prayer in Assyria

One of the practical initiatives that At the Crossroads has supported over the last few years is an unusual but growing initiative.  It is called Awake Assyria and is sponsored by the Mesopotamian House of Prayer (MHOP) in Erbil, northern Iraq. 751 more words

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Iraqi Armed Forces Enter Kirkuk, Captured Peshmerga Military Base

Iraqi Armed Forces Advance Towards Kirkuk Captured Peshmerga Military Base

Iraqi Government forces continued advancing towards Oil-fields and a Kurdish Peshmerga Military Base in the Qatash area South of kirkuk, Monday morning…  182 more words

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Syria: Regional Interests Likely to Undermine Stability in Deir ez-Zour and Idlib

October 15, 2017 – Conflicting regional interests are likely to undermine stability in the Deir ez-Zour and Idlib provinces over the next 12 to 18 months. 657 more words