ERBIL: Iraqi Kurdish leader and ex-Iraqi president Jalal Talabani died on Tuesday at age 83, Iraqi state TV said, a week after Iraq’s autonomous Kurdish region held a referendum on independence. Talabani, a veteran leader of the Kurdish…
ISLAMABAD: The Foreign Office of Pakistan on Monday expressed concern over a referendum recently held for the independence of Iraq’s Kurd-dominated areas and said it backs Iraq's unity. Speaking at a press briefing, Foreign Office…
ERBIL: Iraqi Kurdish leader Massud Barzani, on the eve of a disputed independence referendum, said on Sunday that his people's "partnership with Baghdad has failed" and urged them to go to the polls. "We have reached the conclusion that…
DAMASCUS: A 22-year-old female fighter nicknamed the 'Kurdish Angelina Jolie' has reportedly been killed in a fight against global terror group ISIS near the Syrian-Turkey border, The Independent reported citing Syrian Kurdish media.
IRAQ: Iraq's autonomous Kurdish region said Wednesday that 727 of its fighters have been killed in the conflict against the Islamic State group since the jihadists launched their offensive in June.