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Iraq announces Russia FM Lavrov visit schedule

The New Arab 05 Feb 2023
... its work on Monday, meeting with Iraqi officials including Prime Minister Mohammed Shia Al-Sudani ... Lavrov will also travel to Erbil, the capital of Iraq's Kurdistan region, to meet leaders there, an official source at the Iraqi foreign ministry told Al-Araby Al-Jadeed on Saturday.

Researcher using AI to piece together fragments of ancient texts

The Jerusalem Post 05 Feb 2023
A researcher at Ludwig Maximilian University in Munich, Germany, is using artificial intelligence to fill in gaps in ancient texts, according to ... Since 2018, the team has processed up to 22,000 fragments of text. The Fragmentarium ... Fragment (obverse) of Tablet II of the Epic of Gilgamesh ... The Sulaymaniyah Museum, Iraqi Kurdistan. (credit ... .

Recalibration of gender rights divides Iraqi Kurdistan

The New Arab 03 Feb 2023
The topics of gender terms, women's rights and responsibilities and LGBT issues have been thrust into the public eye in Iraqi Kurdistan dividing the overwhelming Muslim Kurdish society into two opposing fronts ... The Halabja branch of the Kurdistan Muslim Scholars Union (KMSU) in ...

Iran Vows Revenge For Drone Attacks

Oil Price 03 Feb 2023
This will give Iran another (easier) target for revenge, Iraqi Kurdistan, which it has already been ...

Kurdistan To Export Fish To Iraq And Gulf States

MENA FN 03 Feb 2023
(MENAFN - Iraq Business News) By John Lee. Iraqi Kurdistan's largest fish production project has started in Dohuk, and is reported to be 65-percent complete. According to a statement from the ... .

Iran blames Iraq-based Kurd groups in Isfahan drone attack

The Siasat Daily 02 Feb 2023
Tehran. The parts and explosives used in a recent drone attack on a military plant in the central Iranian province of Isfahan were transferred into the country by “hostile” Kurdish groups based in the Iraqi Kurdistan region, semi-official Nour News agency reported ... Also Read. Iran reports drone attack on military facility ... .

Iran says initial investigations show Israel responsible for Isfahan drone attack 02 Feb 2023
TEHRAN, Feb ... A drone attack took place at about 11.30 p.m ... In another report on Wednesday, Nour News wrote that the parts and explosives used in the drone attack were transferred into the country by "hostile terrorist" groups based in the Iraqi Kurdistan region ... Enditem .

Isfahan drone attack linked to Iraqi Kurdistan, Iran state media reveals

The Jerusalem Post 01 Feb 2023
The explosive materials used to attack the Islamic Republic's Isfahan facility on Sunday entered Iran via Iraqi Kurdistan by order of a foreign agency, Iranian state-affiliated site NourNews reported on Wednesday ... of Kurdish opposition groups based in the Kurdistan region of Iraq.

Kurdistan-based terrorists involved in drone strike on Isfahan defense site: Report

Press TV 01 Feb 2023
Since September 24 last year, Iran’s Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) has launched several rounds of airstrikes against the positions of the terrorists, who are holed up in Iraqi Kurdistan.

Iranian Kurds in Iraq deny any role in Isfahan drone attack

The New Arab 01 Feb 2023
Iranian Kurdish opposition parties based in the Iraqi Kurdistan Region (IKR) denied Iran's accusations that they were "involved" in a drone attack against a defence ministry site in the central province of Isfahan last week ... based in the Iraqi Kurdistan region," Kaebi said.

Iran says parts, explosives used in drone attack transferred by Iraq-based "hostile" Kurdish groups

Xinhua 01 Feb 2023
TEHRAN, Feb. 1 (Xinhua) -- The parts and explosives used in a recent drone attack on a military plant in the central Iranian province of Isfahan were transferred into the country by "hostile" Kurdish groups based in the Iraqi Kurdistan region, semi-official Nour News agency reported Wednesday ... ■ ... .

Iran Alleges Kurds' Role in Drone Strike at Defense Ministry Site - Reports

Urdu Point 01 Feb 2023
The Nour News agency reported it had exclusive information that pointed to the role of the Iranian Kurdish opposition based in the autonomous Iraqi region of Kurdistan in the failed drone strike ... The drones were assembled in a workshop by trained workers ... ....

What are the key takeaways from Blinken’s Al-Arabiya interview? - analysis

The Jerusalem Post 01 Feb 2023
Blinken mentioned as well the US-Iraq “Strategic Framework Agreement.” In 2021, the US’ position was that it “welcomed progress between the Iraqi Federal Government and the Kurdistan Regional Government in reaching agreements on budgetary, energy, and other strategic issues.” It remains to be seen if this is the case.

Iraq's top court to look into IKR's parliament extension

The New Arab 31 Jan 2023
Iraq's Federal Supreme Court today adjourned until next week its hearing on the "constitutionality" of extending the Iraqi Kurdistan region's parliament, government and presidency to December, as representatives of the defendants did not attend the session.

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