Kirkuk

Type: City
Name: Kirkuk
Country: Iraq
Latitude: 35.470001
Longitude: 44.41
population: 601,442
First reported 8 hours ago - Updated 3 hours ago - 1 reports

/12/ Civilians wounded by a car bomb in Kirkuk

Kirkuk / NINA / A police source in Kirkuk said on Thursday that 12 civilians were wounded by a car bomb northeast of Kirkuk.The source said in a press statement that a car bomb exploded on Thursday evening in the parking of vehicles near the district ... [Published National Iraq News Agency - 8 hours ago]
Entities: Kirkuk, Car Bomb, Police
First reported 5 hours ago - Updated 5 hours ago - 1 reports

Elections in Kirkuk: The Kurdish Fight for the Arab Vote

KIRKUK, Kurdistan Region -- In the run up to this month's parliamentary and provincial elections, Kurdish parties in Kirkuk are reaching out to the city's Arab and Turkmen population, recruiting them as candidates and printing multilingual campaign p ... [Published AINA - 5 hours ago]
Entities: Kirkuk, Iraq, Elections
First reported 7 hours ago - Updated 6 hours ago - 2 reports

Iraqi Minister Survives Assassination Attempt

An Iraqi Minister survived an assassination attempt on Thursday, police said in what was the second attempt this week in which a senior government official was targeted.A roadside bomb hit the convoy of Youth Minister, Jassem Mohammed near the area of ... [Published Leadership - 6 hours ago]
First reported Apr 23 2014 - Updated 8 hours ago - 1 reports

Chairman of the Provincial Council in Kirkuk discusses with U.S. officials the Province preparations for the upcoming parliamentary elections

Kirkuk / NINA / Chairman of the Provincial Council in Kirkuk Hassan Turan Bahaaeldin discussed on Wednesday with officials at the U.S. Consulate in Kirkuk and Erbil in the presence of the first Security official in the U.S. embassy Gen. Beadenurk, and ... [Published National Iraq News Agency - Apr 23 2014]
First reported Apr 23 2014 - Updated 10 hours ago - 5 reports

Bomb Targets Iraq Minister’s Convoy As Attacks Kill 13

A bomb exploded near the education minister's convoy in north Iraq Wednesday and other attacks killed 13 people as the country struggles with daily violence ahead of elections next week.In the northern province of Kirkuk, a bomb exploded near Education ... [Published Al Manar TV - 10 hours ago]
Entities: Bomb, Iraq, Attack
First reported 15 hours ago - Updated 14 hours ago - 1 reports

Oil exports from southern Iraq heading to high record in April

Home News Article AApr 24 2014 Shafaq News/ Oil exports from Iraq's southern ports is heading to register a high record in April, according to loading data and sources in the oil sector , reflecting Iraq's efforts to increase its productivity and growth ... [Published Zawya.com - 15 hours ago]
Entities: Iraq, HESA Shafaq, Kirkuk
First reported 19 hours ago - Updated 19 hours ago - 1 reports

Southern Iraqi oil exports hit 2.55 mbpd

Production levels for April are set to break records set in 1979.Iraq’s southern oil terminals have exported a total of 2.55mbpd in April, according to news site Zawya.Oil exports from Iraq's southern terminals are heading for a record high in April, ... [Published Arabian Oil And Gas - 19 hours ago]
First reported Apr 23 2014 - Updated Apr 23 2014 - 1 reports

Iraq's southern oil exports on track for record in April

Related Putin stating Riyadh trump oil card Iran to launch equipment portal * Southern exports average 2.55 million bpd so far in April* Increase partly due to new supply from West Qurna-2 field* Northern export halt due to violence limits suppliesBy ... [Published Zawya.com - Apr 23 2014]
Entities: Iraq, Kirkuk, Alex Lawler
First reported Apr 23 2014 - Updated Apr 23 2014 - 1 reports

Militants attack balloting center in Iraq

Militants attacked a balloting center and other places in Iraq where parliament elections will be held on April 30th. It will be the first election since the withdrawal of US troops.The balloting center in a village outside the northern city of Kirkuk ... [Published NHK - Apr 23 2014]
First reported Apr 23 2014 - Updated Apr 23 2014 - 1 reports

Five militants killed, 20 explosive devices seized in north Baghdad

BAGHDAD: Baghdad Operations Command announced that five militants were killed and more than 20 explosive devices, weapons and different equipments were seized in the Taji area north of Baghdad.The command said in a statement today "A force of the brigade ... [Published Qatar Peninsula - Apr 23 2014]
First reported Apr 23 2014 - Updated Apr 23 2014 - 1 reports

Urgent ...Three missiles land near an air base in Kirkuk

Kirkuk / NINA / Al-Hurriyah air base in Kirkuk was subjected, at dawn today, to bombing by three anonymous rockets.A police source in Kirkuk told the reporter of the National Iraqi News Agency / NINA / Three rockets landed near the air base, which several ... [Published National Iraq News Agency - Apr 23 2014]
Entities: Kirkuk, Air Station, missile
First reported Apr 23 2014 - Updated Apr 23 2014 - 1 reports

Seven policemen injured in Kirkuk

Kirkuk / NINA / Seven policemen were injured in a series of attacks targeting Sulaiman Bek police directorate in Tuz Khurmatu district 85 km south of Kirkuk.Shalal Abdul, the Mayor of Tuz Khurmatu told the reporter of the National Iraqi News Agency / ... [Published National Iraq News Agency - Apr 23 2014]

Quotes

"The candidates of the Kurdish groups are visiting the Turkmen neighborhoods and promise to bring social services in return for their votes" said Salihi. "We believe our votes are in danger this time."
"My mother, father and two brothers were killed by a Kurd in 1915. He spared my life and forced me to marry him. I want to find my family. I had two uncles on my father's side, and an uncle and an aunt on my mother's side."

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Iraq: Oil Search encounters hydrocarbons at the... [Published Energy-pedia - 18 hours ago]
Southern Iraqi oil exports hit 2.55 mbpd [Published Arabian Oil And Gas - 19 hours ago]
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‘Violence across Iraq leaves 13 dead’ [Published Press tv - Apr 24 2014]
Maliki Looks to Iraq’s Oil Gusher for Election ... [Published Bloomberg - Apr 23 2014]
Chairman of the Provincial Council in Kirkuk di... [Published National Iraq News Agency - Apr 23 2014]
Iraq: Iraq officials targeted as violence kills 13 [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Apr 23 2014]
Iraq: Bomb targets Iraq minister's convoy as at... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Apr 23 2014]
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Bomb targets Iraq minister's convoy as attacks ... [Published NOW News - Apr 23 2014]
Iraq: Electoral infighting means continued legi... [Published Oil Earth - Apr 23 2014]
Five militants killed, 20 explosive devices sei... [Published Qatar Peninsula - Apr 23 2014]
Seven policemen injured in Kirkuk [Published National Iraq News Agency - Apr 23 2014]
Urgent ...Three missiles land near an air base ... [Published National Iraq News Agency - Apr 23 2014]
Militants attack balloting center in Iraq [Published NHK - Apr 23 2014]
Xinhua Middle East news summary at 2200 GMT, Ap... [Published China.org.cn - Apr 22 2014]
20 killed in separate attacks across Iraq [Published Namibia Press Agency - Apr 22 2014]
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Iraq: Iraq officials targeted as violence kills 13 [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Apr 23 2014]
Source: Agence France-PresseCountry: Iraq 04/23/2014 18:14 GMT by W.G. Dunlop BAGHDAD, April 23, 2014 (AFP) - Militants shot dead an Iraqi provincial councillor and bombed the education minister's convoy on Wednesday, as violence killed 13 people nationwide ...
Iraq: Bomb targets Iraq minister's convoy as at... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Apr 23 2014]
Source: Agence France-PresseCountry: Iraq 04/23/2014 15:09 GMT KIRKUK, April 23, 2014 (AFP) - A bomb exploded near the education minister's convoy in north Iraq Wednesday and other attacks killed three people as the country struggles with daily violence ...
Iraq: Imprisoning Themselves to Stay Safe [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Apr 22 2014]
Source: Inter Press ServiceCountry: Iraq By Karlos Zurutuza TUZ KHORMATO, Iraq, Apr 22 2014 (IPS) - “I don’t dare tell you who the murderers are but their target is just us, Turkmens,” says Ahmed Abdulla Muhtaroglu, sitting by the portrait of his brother ...
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 ...
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Suicide attack kills 7 at checkpoint near Iraq'... [Published Reuters Video: Top News - Apr 13 2014]
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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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