Kirkuk

Type: City
Name: Kirkuk
Country: Iraq
Latitude: 35.470001
Longitude: 44.41
population: 601,442
First reported 7 hours ago - Updated 7 hours ago - 1 reports

Is this the man who broke Iraq?

Iraqi Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki (AHMAD AL-RUBAYE/AFP/)KIRKUK, Iraq — Support for Iraqi Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki is fading fast as Iran last week added its voice to international and domestic calls for his resignation.In a letter read by one ... [Published GlobalPost - 7 hours ago]
First reported Jul 28 2014 - Updated 13 hours ago - 3 reports

Partition of Iraq is not a good idea

The idea of partitioning Iraq is once again getting traction. It may of course happen. But it is not a good idea to pursue it and will not help to stabilize Iraq or Syria. It is a formula for more war, for decades to come.There are good reasons for the ... [Published The Hill - Jul 28 2014]
First reported 20 hours ago - Updated 14 hours ago - 1 reports

Eid al-Fitr 2014 Photos Show Muslims Celebrating Around The World

With the end of Ramadan comes Eid al-Fitr , a celebration in which Muslims engage in prayer, give to charity and enjoy feasts in the homes of friends and family.Here's what celebrations of Eid looked like around the world this year.Muslim men, bowing ... [Published Huffington Post Canada - 20 hours ago]
First reported 18 hours ago - Updated 18 hours ago - 1 reports

Barzani inspects Peshmerga troops in Kirkuk

Kirkuk / NINA / Kurdistan president, Massoud Barzani inspected the Peshmerga forces in Kirkuk and met with the leaders of the Peshmerga in the Dibis north west of the city.A security source said: "Barzani was greeted by a group of leaders of the Peshmerga, ... [Published National Iraq News Agency - 18 hours ago]
First reported 18 hours ago - Updated 18 hours ago - 1 reports

Indian expats dig in as war rages

Even as Iraq's besieged military engages in a desperate battle to retake the strategically vital town of Tikrit, and hold of Islamist insurgents inching ever closer to Baghdad, Indian diplomats have been told to prepare contingency plans for evacuating ... [Published The Hindu - 18 hours ago]
First reported 18 hours ago - Updated 18 hours ago - 1 reports

Iraq: Iraqi Red Crescent is alarmed by rise in the number of displaced families

Source: International Federation of Red Cross And Red Crescent SocietiesCountry: Iraq Published: 28 July 2014 16:50 CET By Raefah Makki in Beirut The situation in many parts of Iraq continues to be challenging as the number of displaced families continue ... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - 18 hours ago]
First reported Jul 27 2014 - Updated Jul 27 2014 - 1 reports

Five civilians wounded by bombing targeted a government building west of Kirkuk

Kirkuk / NINA / A security source in the province of Kirkuk confirmed on Sunday that five civilians were killed by bombing a government building south-west of the province.The source said in a press statement that shelling targeted the Department of Statistics ... [Published National Iraq News Agency - Jul 27 2014]
First reported Jul 27 2014 - Updated Jul 27 2014 - 1 reports

Iraqi Oil Ministry Declares its Export for June 2014

The Iraqi ministry of oil announced its oil exports for the previous June 2014 according to the official statistics of SOMO Company.Which was (72.8) million barrels and their achieved outcome which is about (7.470) billion dollars.Mr. Assim Jihad, the ... [Published Gulf Oil And Gas - Jul 27 2014]
Entities: Iraq, Jihad, Basra City, Kirkuk
First reported Jul 27 2014 - Updated Jul 27 2014 - 1 reports

Two women killed, four wounded in Kirkuk

Kirkuk / NINA / Mayor of Tuz announced that two women were killed and four others injured in two consecutive bombings south of Kirkuk, the center of the judiciary.Shalal Abdul told the National Iraqi News Agency / NINA / that the two explosive devices, ... [Published National Iraq News Agency - Jul 27 2014]
Entities: Kirkuk, killing, Iraq
First reported Jul 27 2014 - Updated Jul 27 2014 - 1 reports

200 terrorists killed in Daquq, of Kirkuk province

BAGHDAD / NINA / The military intelligence announced the killing of 200 terrorists in Daquq, of Kirkuk.A security source told the National Iraqi News Agency / NINA / "The Air Force, in coordination with the military intelligence, bombed a terrorist camp ... [Published National Iraq News Agency - Jul 27 2014]
First reported Jul 25 2014 - Updated Jul 25 2014 - 3 reports

Iraq: Blasts targeting Shiites in Iraq's Kirkuk kill four

Source: Agence France-PresseCountry: Iraq 07/25/2014 14:00 GMT KIRKUK, July 25, 2014 (AFP) - A series of blasts outside Shiite prayer halls killed four people and wounded 19 others on Friday in the northern Iraqi city of Kirkuk, police and medical sources ... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Jul 25 2014]
First reported Jul 23 2014 - Updated Jul 24 2014 - 2 reports

Three Kirkuk officials kidnapped along Diala borders

7/23/2014 5:44 PMKIRKUK/ Aswat al-Iraq: Security sources reported here today the kidnapping of three officials at Kirkuk Provincial Council along Diala-Kirkuk borders.The sources told Aswat al-Iraq that unknown gunmen kidnapped three officials working ... [Published Aswat al Iraq - Jul 23 2014]
Entities: Kirkuk, Kidnapping, Baghdad

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Eight wounded in Kirkuk attack [Published Reuters Video: Top News - Jul 10 2014]
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Kurdish forces repel ISIL near Kirkuk [Published Reuters Video: Top News - Jun 20 2014]
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Iraq Kurds take Kirkuk as Sunni militants surge... [Published Reuters Video: Top News - Jun 12 2014]
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Iraqi turmoil casts cloud over crude oil and st... [Published Platts - News - Jun 17 2014]
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