Kirkuk

Type: City
Name: Kirkuk
Country: Iraq
Latitude: 35.470001
Longitude: 44.41
population: 601,442
First reported 14 hours ago - Updated 2 hours ago - 1 reports

A large fire in the compound of oil and gas lines near Baiji

Kirkuk / NINA / A source in the North Oil Company said that the lines of crude oil tanker near the Baiji refinery were targeted , west of Kirkuk .The source added, "The fire in the complex lines located near / Fatha / near Baiji refinery , and clouds ... [Published National Iraq News Agency - 14 hours ago]
Entities: Baiji, Refinery, Kirkuk
First reported 8 hours ago - Updated 5 hours ago - 1 reports

Gunmen stop a bus, pull out three soldiers, shot them dead in Kirkuk

Kirkuk / NINA / Three soldiers were killed by gunmen on Thursday 17, April south of Kirkuk.A security source told the reporter of the National Iraqi News Agency / NINA /: "Gunmen stopped a bus carrying passengers near Tuz Khurmato, south of Kirkuk, and ... [Published National Iraq News Agency - 8 hours ago]
Entities: Kirkuk, Tikrit (Iraq), Iraq
First reported Apr 16 2014 - Updated 6 hours ago - 2 reports

2 civilians killed, 6+ wounded in 3 explosion south of Kirkuk

4/17/2014 2:54 PMKIRKUK/ Aswat ala-Iraq: Police sources reported here today the killing of two civilians and wounding 6 more in three explosions south of the city.The explosions took place late last night.On the other hand, a bomb exploded near the residence ... [Published Aswat al Iraq - 11 hours ago]
First reported 11 hours ago - Updated 7 hours ago - 2 reports

A cell, specialized in planting IEDs, arrested in Kirkuk

Kirkuk / NINA / An army force arrested a cell specialized in planting improvised explosive device west of the province of Kirkuk.A military source told the National Iraqi News Agency / NINA / "the cell was arrested, according to intelligence information, ... [Published National Iraq News Agency - 7 hours ago]
First reported 10 hours ago - Updated 10 hours ago - 1 reports

WTB says goodbye to beloved 1st Cavalry Soldier

Chad Gregersen said in his five years of service, he had never met another officer who cared more about those under his command than Capt. Stanley Frederick. Steve Barnett shared that he will never be able to eat a “drop of apple pie” without thinking ... [Published Fort Hood Sentinel - 10 hours ago]
First reported 12 hours ago - Updated 12 hours ago - 1 reports

New Envoy Vows to Strengthen Banjul-L...

The newly appointed United Kingdom ambassador to the Republic of The Gambia, Colin Crorkin, who arrives this weekend to take up his assignment as Her Majesty's representative in Banjul in succession to David Morley, has pledged to strengthen the ties ... [Published AllAfrica.com - 12 hours ago]
First reported Apr 16 2014 - Updated Apr 16 2014 - 1 reports

Political leader in Kirkuk calls to improve ties with Saudi Arabia and Arab states as national and religious duty

Kirkuk / NINA / A senior Arab political leaders in Kirkuk called for Iraqi political leaderships to open up to the Arab world and strengthen the relations and cooperation with Saudi Arabia and other Arab states instead of estrangement because it is ... [Published National Iraq News Agency - Apr 16 2014]
First reported Apr 16 2014 - Updated Apr 16 2014 - 1 reports

In Kirkuk, UNAMI stresses support to hold the next parliamentary elections

Kirkuk / NINA / Deputy Representative of the Secretary -General of the United Nations in Iraq, Georgi Posten said his current visit to Kirkuk aims to listen to the observations of officials in the province about the upcoming parliamentary elections and ... [Published National Iraq News Agency - Apr 16 2014]
Entities: Kirkuk, Elections, Iraq
First reported Apr 16 2014 - Updated Apr 16 2014 - 1 reports

Tigris Operations Command arrests ( most dangerous leader) of ISIS in Kirkuk

Baquba / NINA / Tigris Operations Command announced the arrest of "the most dangerous " terrorist in the province of Kirkuk in a security operation carried out in the province, adding that the detainee is responsible for the bloody bombings hit the province ... [Published National Iraq News Agency - Apr 16 2014]
First reported Apr 13 2014 - Updated Apr 14 2014 - 2 reports

An element of / Kurdish security / and a civilian killed by gunmen east of Kirkuk

Kirkuk / NINA / An element of the / Kurdish Security / and a civilian were killed on Monday by gunmen who opened fire on their car east of Kirkuk.A police source in Kirkuk said in a press statement that an element of Kurdish Security and a civilian were ... [Published National Iraq News Agency - Apr 14 2014]
Entities: Kirkuk, Security, Police
First reported Apr 13 2014 - Updated Apr 14 2014 - 6 reports

Latin American Herald Tribune - Eight Police Killed in Suicide Car-Bomb Attack in Iraq

BAGHDAD At least eight police officers died Sunday and 10 other people were wounded in a suicide car-bomb attack in the oil-producing city of Kirkuk, some 250 kilometers (155 miles) north of Baghdad, while elsewhere in the country 13 people died in violent ... [Published DailyMe.Com - Apr 14 2014]
Entities: Car Bomb, Suicide, Iraq
First reported Apr 13 2014 - Updated Apr 13 2014 - 10 reports

36 killed in attacks across Iraq

At least 36 people were killed and 28 others wounded in separate violent attacks across Iraq Sunday, police said.In one attack, eight policemen were killed and 10 people wounded in a suicide truck bomb attack targeting police in Iraq's northern province ... [Published Business Standard India - Apr 13 2014]

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He added: "Several explosive devices seized in their possession of members of the cell and they confessed that they were planning IEDs to target voters in the upcoming elections." / End
He added: "The gunmen fled to an unknown destination, the bodies of the soldiers were transported to a hospital in Tuz." / End
"The ditch digging ... makes the enemies of the Kurds happy, for they have always benefited from the divisions and problems among the Kurds"
"I am delighted to be appointed as Her Majesty's Ambassador to The Republic of The Gambia and I look forward to doing everything I can to strengthen the relationship between our two countries.There are strong cultural and family connections which bring us together.I look forward to working with our partners in both government and civil society to deepen our broad-based ties"

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Electoral race heats up among Iraq's Sunni fact... [Published AlMonitor - 4 hours ago]
Islamist militants kill 30 in attacks around Iraq [Published TrustMedia - 6 hours ago]
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Gunmen stop a bus, pull out three soldiers, sho... [Published National Iraq News Agency - 8 hours ago]
Iraqi Kurds entrench political faultline with S... [Published TrustMedia - 9 hours ago]
WTB says goodbye to beloved 1st Cavalry Soldier [Published Fort Hood Sentinel - 10 hours ago]
2 civilians killed, 6+ wounded in 3 explosion s... [Published Aswat al Iraq - 11 hours ago]
Specialized explosives' cell arrested south wes... [Published Aswat al Iraq - 11 hours ago]
Gambia: New UK Ambassador Arrives This Week-End [Published AllAfrica.com - 12 hours ago]
New Envoy Vows to Strengthen Banjul-L... [Published AllAfrica.com - 12 hours ago]
A large fire in the compound of oil and gas lin... [Published National Iraq News Agency - 14 hours ago]
Ventyx helps Iraq boost grid stability [Published Utilities Middle East - 19 hours ago]
Oil Search Provides Update on Taza 2 Drillin... [Published Rigzone - 21 hours ago]
Suicide attacks claim 8 Iraqi troops [Published The Gulf Today - Apr 17 2014]
Six people injured in east of Kirkuk [Published National Iraq News Agency - Apr 16 2014]
Political leader in Kirkuk calls to improve tie... [Published National Iraq News Agency - Apr 16 2014]
In Kirkuk, UNAMI stresses support to hold the n... [Published National Iraq News Agency - Apr 16 2014]
Tigris Operations Command arrests ( most danger... [Published National Iraq News Agency - Apr 16 2014]
Iraq jihadist group ISIS occupies long sections... [Published Azzaman - Apr 16 2014]
Top officer dies in helicopter crash as violenc... [Published Lebanon Daily Star - Apr 15 2014]
A body of a young man found northeast of Kirkuk [Published National Iraq News Agency - Apr 15 2014]
2 persons killed south of Kirkuk [Published Aswat al Iraq - Apr 15 2014]
Iraqi Ministry of Electricity rebuilds power ne... [Published AME Info - Apr 15 2014]
ABB's Ventyx to be used to upgrade Iraq's elect... [Published Arabianindustry.com - Apr 15 2014]
Iraq signs up ABB unit to upgrade power networks [Published Trade Arabia - Apr 15 2014]
Iraq: Militants take control of Fallujah dam as... [Published Albawaba - Apr 15 2014]
Militants close all Fallujah dam gates [Published Press tv - Apr 15 2014]
International Parliament condemns assassination... [Published Zawya.com - Apr 15 2014]
Water supply blocked, 15 killed in Iraq [Published World News Australia - Apr 14 2014]
Iraq: Militants close dam as Iraq violence kill... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Apr 14 2014]
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Iraq: Militants close dam as Iraq violence kill... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Apr 14 2014]
Source: Agence France-PresseCountry: Iraq 04/14/2014 19:44 GMT BAGHDAD, April 14, 2014 (AFP) - Militants have closed all gates of a Euphrates River dam they control in Iraq, blocking a major water source, a minister said on Monday, while violence killed ...
Iraq: Suicide bomber kills 11 in Iraq [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Apr 13 2014]
Source: Agence France-PresseCountry: Iraq 04/13/2014 16:11 GMT KIRKUK, April 13, 2014 (AFP) - A suicide bomber detonated an explosives-rigged vehicle at a checkpoint in Iraq on Sunday, killing 11 people, after which an angry crowd burned a courthouse ...
Iraq: Violence kills 21 in Iraq [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Apr 10 2014]
Source: Agence France-PresseCountry: Iraq 04/10/2014 19:46 GMT BAGHDAD, April 10, 2014 (AFP) - Shootings and bombings in Iraq killed at least 21 people Thursday, officials said, as the country struggles with rampant violence ahead of parliamentary elections ...
Iraq: Violence kills 15 in Iraq [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Apr 10 2014]
Source: Agence France-PresseCountry: Iraq BAGHDAD, April 10, 2014 (AFP) - Shootings and bombings in Iraq killed at least 15 people Thursday, officials said, as the country struggles with rampant violence ahead of parliamentary elections at the end of ...
ISIS’ ‘Southern Division’ praises foreign suici... [Published CSC Center for Strategic Communication - Apr 09 2014]
The Islamic State of Iraq and the Sham's "Southern Iraq Division" praised eight foreign fighters who conducted suicide attacks in the province of Babil. Images of the eight foreign suicide bombers were published on the Twitter feed of the ISIS' ...
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Suicide attack kills 7 at checkpoint near Iraq'... [Published Reuters Video: Top News - Apr 13 2014]
Blood spills in Iraq as gunmen attack checkpoin... [Published Reuters Video: Top News - Feb 16 2014]
Twin car bombs in Iraq's Kirkuk [Published Reuters Video: Top News - Jan 20 2014]
Deadly blast in Kirkuk [Published Reuters Video: Top News - Jan 07 2014]
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Cassandra Oil; Uppdatering om Irak [Published GlobeNewswire: Acquisitions News - Jan 20 2014]
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