Kurdish Peshmerga forces secure over 300 Iraqi families displaced by Mosul clashes

Kurdish Peshmerga forces secure over 300 Iraqi families displaced by Mosul clashes

ARA News On Wednesday, the Kurdish Peshmerga forces secured more than 300 families displaced by the ongoing violence in Mosul city of …

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Eight Kurdish YPG fighters killed in clashes with ISIS, Turkish army

Eight Kurdish YPG fighters killed in clashes with ISIS, Turkish army

ARA News The general command of the Kurdish People's Protection Units (YPG) on Wednesday announced the death of eight of its fighters in …

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ISIS minister of war killed in Syrian raid

ISIS minister of war killed in Syrian raid

ARA News An airstrike by the Syrian Air Force killed the Islamic State's (ISIS) minister of war, officials reported on Wednesday. Abu …

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Preserving cultural heritage ‘vital for peacebuilding in Middle East’: UNESCO chief

Preserving cultural heritage ‘vital for peacebuilding in Middle East’: UNESCO chief

Geneva (UN) – Protecting cultural diversity is vital for peacebuilding in the Middle East, the head of the United Nations cultural …

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Manchester bomber had ‘proven’ links to ISIS: official

Manchester bomber had ‘proven’ links to ISIS: official

The Manchester suicide bomber who killed 22 people at a concert venue packed with children had recently returned from Libya, a British …

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Syria’s Kurds struggle for unity

Syria’s Kurds struggle for unity

ARA News The Chancellor of Kurdistan Region Security Council (KRSC), Masrour Barzani, told an audience at the Heritage Foundation on Tuesday that the Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) is …

US-led coalition trains Raqqa Internal Forces to run post-ISIS city

US-led coalition trains Raqqa Internal Forces to run post-ISIS city

ARA News Fifty members of the Raqqa Internal Security Forces (RISF) are currently in training by the US-led coalition, a coalition spokesperson confirmed on Saturday. “The Coalition began …

Kurdish council says PYD using fight against ISIS as excuse to suppress Kurdish rivals

Kurdish council says PYD using fight against ISIS as excuse to suppress Kurdish rivals

ARA News The Kurdish National Council in Syria (KNC) said Friday that the Democratic Union Party (PYD) is using the fight against ISIS to force the KNC to recognize it’s local self …

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