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President Barzani Orders Peshmerge to Protect Duz-Khurmatu

barzani announcement

The President of Kurdistan Region Masoud Barzani orders the Peshmerga forces to protect Duz-Khurmatu and its population from the Shiite Popular Mobilization Forces known locally as the Hashd al-Shaabi. Clashes have erupted in the town of Duz-Khurmatu since Saturday night between the Peshmerge forces and the Hashd al-Shaabi militia groups. …

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Another Leading ISIS Terrorist Killed, KRSC Says

abu saria isis

For the second day in a row, the Kurdistan Region’s Security Council (KRSC) announces that another leading terrorist of the self-proclaimed Islamic State (ISIS) has been killed in Mosul. According to a press release of the KRSC on Tuesday, Imad Khalid ‘Afir – known as Abu Saria – was killed …

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KRSC: Key ISIS Military Leader Killed in Special Operation

Abu Saif was the supervisor of ISIS activities in South Mosul and Makhmour.

The Kurdistan Region’s Security Council says that their Counter Terrorism Forces and US Special Forces have killed a leading self-proclaimed Islamic State (ISIS) member in South Mosul. “On 18 April 2016, a joint operation by the Directorate General of Counter Terrorism (CTD), part and parcel of the Kurdistan Region Security …

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President Barzani Meets With U.S. Commander of CENTCOM‏

Barzani and US CENTCOM

President Masoud Barzani received a United State government delegation headed by General Joseph Votel, the Commander of the United States Central Command. The meeting was attended by a number of United States military personnel as well as the United States ambassador to Iraq. Accompanying the President were a number of …

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