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Kurdish leader says no turning back on independence bid in Iraq

Kurdish leader says no turning back on independence bid in Iraq

Barzani said the vote would decide the fate of Kirkuk, which Kurdish Peshmerga forces prevented Islamic State from capturing in 2014.Armenian News - PanARMENIAN.Net

U.S. sends arms to Kurdish forces fighting IS in Syria

U.S. sends arms to Kurdish forces fighting IS in Syria

Pentagon spokesman Major Adrian Rankine-Galloway said the Kurdish fighters had received small arms and vehicles from the U.S. military.Armenian News - PanARMENIAN.Net

Turkey will act if faced with Syrian Kurdish militia attacks, Erdogan says

Turkey will act if faced with Syrian Kurdish militia attacks, Erdogan says

The United States sees the YPG as distinct from the PKK and as a valuable partner in the fight against Islamic State. Armenian News - PanARMENIAN.Net

U.S. to arm Syrian Kurds against IS despite Turkey opposition

U.S. to arm Syrian Kurds against IS despite Turkey opposition

Ankara views the Kurdish YPG militia, fighting within a larger U.S.-backed coalition, as the Syrian extension of the Kurdish PKK militant group.Armenian News - PanARMENIAN.Net

Turkish military kills 14 Kurdish militants in northern Iraq(4)

Turkish military kills 14 Kurdish militants in northern Iraq

Turkey has stepped up attacks against the PKK in northern Iraq and its Syrian-Kurdish affiliate, the YPG, in recent weeks.Armenian News - PanARMENIAN.Net

Syria's Kurdish fighters target two Turkish tanks across the border(2)

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Clashes have broken out between the Turkish army and Kurdish People's Protection Units (YPG) in northwestern Syria's autonomous Afrin region.Armenian News - PanARMENIAN.Net

Ethnic minorities must back Armenia’s ruling RPA: Kurdish MP-elect(2)

Ethnic minorities must back Armenia’s ruling RPA: Kurdish MP-elect

"The Armenian authorities have always been doing their best to address issues that are of concern to various communities," Hasanov said. Armenian News - PanARMENIAN.Net

U.S.-backed forces seize IS-held airport near Euphrates dam(2)

U.S.-backed forces seize IS-held airport near Euphrates dam

The Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF), an alliance of Kurdish and Arab militias, said in a statement it had captured the air base.Armenian News - PanARMENIAN.Net

Tillerson to visit Turkey over heating Raqqa operation(2)

Tillerson to visit Turkey over heating Raqqa operation

Turkey has been pressing the United States to drop its military alliance with the Syrian Kurdish YPG militia, which it considers part of PKK.Armenian News - PanARMENIAN.Net

Turkish army says 71 Kurdish fighters killed in Syria(2)

Turkish army says 71 Kurdish fighters killed in Syria

Since the Turkish operation started, the joint Turkish and Syrian opposition forces killed as many as 2,647 IS militants, the army said. Armenian News - PanARMENIAN.Net

Bombs target oil pipeline in Iraq's Kirkuk(2)

Bombs target oil pipeline in Iraq

One member of the Kurdish security forces was killed and two were wounded when three more bombs exploded as they approached the location of the...Armenian News - PanARMENIAN.Net

Jihadist threat to Iraq to grow after Mosul: Kurdish intelligence official(2)

Jihadist threat to Iraq to grow after Mosul: Kurdish intelligence official

Talabany said there were signs that Islamic State planned to shelter in the Hamrin mountains in the northeast. Armenian News - PanARMENIAN.Net

Raqqa water supply reconnected after U.S. airstrikes(2)

The U.S. is working with the Kurdish-led rebel group Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) to try to defeat IS.Armenian News - PanARMENIAN.Net

Damascus rejects Russia’s proposal on Kurdish autonomy in Syria(2)

Damascus rejects Russia’s proposal on Kurdish autonomy in Syria

"The Kurdish cultural self-ruling systems and its organizations use both the Arabic and Kurdish languages equally," the draft reads.Armenian News - PanARMENIAN.Net

Syrian-Kurdish fighters say get more U.S. support since Trump took office(4)

Syrian-Kurdish fighters say get more U.S. support since Trump took office

here are signs of full support from the new American leadership - more than before - for our forces," Talal Silo said. Armenian News - PanARMENIAN.Net

Pentagon readying new military options for Trump(2)

Pentagon readying new military options for Trump

A key question is whether America will arm Syrian Kurdish forces to lead the fight or whether it should send in more combat troops.Armenian News - PanARMENIAN.Net

Erdogan blames Kurdish militants after car bomb kills 13, injures 55(2)

Erdogan blames Kurdish militants after car bomb kills 13, injures 55

The PKK, which wants autonomy for the Kurdish minority, is considered a terrorist group by the United States, the European Union and Turkey.Armenian News - PanARMENIAN.Net

Turkey's Syria campaign has killed 1,800 IS, Kurdish fighters: Erdogan(2)

Turkey

Erdogan also said more than 40,000 people had been formally arrested following July's failed coup. Armenian News - PanARMENIAN.Net

Turkish police arrest 118 pro-Kurdish officials in Istanbul attack aftermath(2)

Turkish police arrest 118 pro-Kurdish officials in Istanbul attack aftermath

The arrests come two days after twin bomb attacks near a football stadium in Istanbul which killed 44 people. Armenian News - PanARMENIAN.Net

1,600 Kurdish peshmerga killed in war against Islamic State(2)

1,600 Kurdish peshmerga killed in war against Islamic State

A spokesman initially said the figure applied to the offensive launched on October 17 to retake Mosul but later corrected himself. Armenian News - PanARMENIAN.Net

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