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Oct 30, 2017
Iraqi Kurdish leader Massoud Barzani to step down after independence referendum; clashes break out around parliamentClashes raged in front of Irbil's parliament building after the president of Iraq's autonomous Kurdish region, Masoud Barzani, dissolved his powers as president on Monday
Oct 23, 2017
As Islamic State caliphate nears its end, control of oil-rich Deir al-Zor province becomes prominentLatest reports and analysis of Islamic State territory show liberation forces closing in on caliphate territory, but it also means fight over Islamic State spoils and territories is just beginning
Oct 20, 2017
Watch: 'Raqa was liberated by the will of free women', fighters in Syria's Raqa prepare for civilian handoverThe YPG prides itself on its promotion of gender equality and includes many women among its commanders.
Oct 14, 2017
Syria conflict: All Syrian Islamic State fighters leave one-time bastion Raqqa, says human rights monitorThe jihadists left Raqqa with their families, heading to unknown destinations, the Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said.
Oct 08, 2017
Iraq parliament speaker Salim Jabouri to visit Kurdish region, meet leader Masoud Barzani amid impasseThe office of Iraq's parliament speaker says Salim Jabouri is traveling to the country's Kurdish region to meet with its leader, Masoud Barzani.
Oct 06, 2017
Islamic State suffers huge losses as Iraqi Army recaptures Hawija, Syria and closes in on RaqqaWith Iraqi forces capturing the key town of Hawija on Thursday, the Islamic State in that country stands considerably weakened.
Oct 05, 2017
Iraqi forces reclaim control over town of Hawija, one of Islamic State's last bastionsHawijah, 230 kilometres (140 miles) north of Baghdad, was at the centre of a pocket of mainly Sunni Arab towns that were among the final holdouts from territory seized by the jihadists in 2014.
Oct 03, 2017
Jalal Talabani, Kurdish leader who became Iraq's first post-war president dies at 83Jalal Talabani, the Kurdish leader who became Iraq's president has died in a Berlin hospital at the age of 83
Sep 30, 2017
US refuses to recognise Kurdistan's independence referendum, calls for focus on fight against Islamic StateThe US announced on Friday that it did not recognize the outcome of the referendum on independence held by the Iraqi Kurdistan region on Monday
Sep 28, 2017
Vladimir Putin to meet Turkish president Recep Tayyip Erdogan; Kurdish referendum may cast shadow over talksRussian president Vladimir Putin on Thursday meets his Turkish counterpart Recep Tayyip Erdogan for talks on Syria and a key weapons deal