IRAQI-KURD WAR HAS NEW ASPECTS; Larger Forces Being Used Than in Previous Clash Outside Support Sought Sarif...New York Times7 days ago
BEIRUT, Lebanon, June 16 --The new war between the Baathist Government of Iraq and the Kurds led by Gen. Mustafa al-Barzani differs in some respects from the war that was fought between ...
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Mustafa al-Barzani's Kurdish forces in northeastern Iraq.View Full Article in Timesmachine »
SOVIET CAUTIONS IRAQ IN KURD WAR; Threatens to Suspend Aid and Help Tribal Leader $500,000,000 in Credits Backed Autonomy DemandsNew York Times7 days ago
MOSCOW, June 20 The Soviet Union warned today that it might terminate its program of aid to Iraq if the Government continued military operations against the Kurds. View Full Article in Timesmachine »
Russia has said it was planning to invite France, Germany and Turkey to an upcoming summit on the war in Syria as the war-torn country's military launched an operation to retake the final rebel-held ...
The dispute between the U.S. and Turkey helps Russia and Iran in Syria, where Washington is losing alliesNewsweek1 day ago
The U.S. distanced itself from the Islamist-led opposition as the war dragged on, opting to instead battle the Islamic State militant group (ISIS) via a largely Kurdish faction that Turkey ...
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U.S. Central Command said a Marine colonel was "unable to conclusively determine if" the incident was intentional or accidental.
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Friday, deep into the 17th year of America’s longest war, Taliban forces overran Ghazni, a provincial capital that sits on the highway from Kabul to Kandahar. The ferocity of the Taliban offensive ...
A toddler was separated from her parents and trapped in a warzone, all because of our government's mindless bureaucracyThe Independent via Yahoo News6 days ago
The toddler is Lia Kasim. She was trapped in Erbil, separated from her often distraught but never defeated dad, Jasem. Lia was just one victim of an astonishing bureaucratic nightmare. Her father is a British citizen.
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Refugees receiving medical treatment in Papua New Guinea are no longer provided with interpreters, a Kurdish refugee says.
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Populist Shi’ite cleric Moqtada al-Sadr retained his lead in Iraq’s May parliamentary election, results of a nationwide recount of votes showed on Friday, positioning him to play a central role ...