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Turkey Voices Concern Over Kurdish Rebels

Turkey Voices Concern Over Kurdish Rebels

Turkey is increasingly concerned as Kurdish groups edge closer to cementing autonomy in northern SyriaChana Ya'ar, 18/07/2013 17:04
Boycotters, You are Targetting the Wrong Country

Boycotters, You are Targetting the Wrong Country

Israelis have suggested labelling products with how many PA breadwinners are employed in each plant, so BDS'ers know what they are really doing. However, this writer has a more forthright idea. Jerry Sobol, Israel Advocate, 22/05/2013 09:45
A Letter to the Kurds: Don't Join Iran

A Letter to the Kurds: Don't Join Iran

A word of advice about fighting Turkey, when Iran is around the bend. Mark Langfan, 10/10/2012 15:36
Editor of Pro-Israeli Iraqi Magazine Goes Missing

Editor of Pro-Israeli Iraqi Magazine Goes Missing

Mawlud Afand, editor of a magazine that advocates relations between Kurdistan and Israel, has been missing for more than ten days.Elad Benari, 21/06/2012 03:13
Iraq's Kurds Deny Hosting Mossad Operatives

Iraq's Kurds Deny Hosting Mossad Operatives

The government of Iraq's Kurdish region denied allegations by Iranian officials that Kurdistan was hosting Israeli intelligence operatives. Rachel Hirshfeld, 13/05/2012 11:19
Turkish Airstrikes Target PKK in Northern Iraq

Turkish Airstrikes Target PKK in Northern Iraq

One day after Turkey's prime minister castigated Israel for striking terrorists in Gaza, Ankara strikes at terrorists in Iraq.Gabe Kahn., 14/03/2012 21:39
MIDEAST NOTES: Syria, Turkey and the Kurds

MIDEAST NOTES: Syria, Turkey and the Kurds

The Kurds, deprived of a homeland in spite of being promised self-determination in the aftermath of World War One, are beginning to play the role of kingmakers in key countries. Aymenn Jawad Al-Tamimi, 18/11/2011 08:49
Report: IDF Drones Over Kurdistan?

Report: IDF Drones Over Kurdistan?

Iran's Press-TV claims Israel is operating drones over Iraq's autonomous Kurdistan region without permission from Baghdad.Gavriel Queenanns, 14/08/2011 13:21
Oil Flows Following PKK Strike

Oil Flows Following PKK Strike

Oil resumed moving through the Kirkuk--Ceyhan pipeline after a Kurdish rebel attack over the weekend temporarily halted the flow.Avi Yellin, 06/07/2010 09:29
Syria Jails 400 in PKK Crackdown

Syria Jails 400 in PKK Crackdown

Syria has reportedly arrested 400 ethnic Kurds in five cities in an attempt to assist Turkey against PKK rebel forces. Avi Yellin, 02/07/2010 09:37
Turkish Forces Kill 2 Civilians

Turkish Forces Kill 2 Civilians

Turkish soldiers reportedly gunned down Kurdish villagers gathering herbs after mistaking them for PKK resistance fighters.Avi Yellin, 29/06/2010 07:34
Israeli Business in Iraqi North

Israeli Business in Iraqi North

Israeli businessman Idan Ofer makes a secret visit to Iraq, considers local oil refinery.Maayana Miskin, 28/06/2010 10:16
US Takes Sides vs. Kurds

US Takes Sides vs. Kurds

The United States has announced that it will help Turkey keep the Kurds stateless.INN Staff, 25/06/2010 07:52
Turkey Admits to Kurdish Kills

Turkey Admits to Kurdish Kills

Turkey admitted Friday to slaughtering as many as 120 Kurdish rebels in raids on their hideouts in northern Iraq last month.Hana Levi Julian, 20/06/2010 17:03
Kurds Resisting Occupation

Kurds Resisting Occupation

The past week has seen a steep upsurge in violence between Kurdish resistance fighters and Turkish forces currently occupying Northern Kurdistan.Avi Yellin, 07/06/2010 22:54
Israel Reportedly Training Kurds

Israel Reportedly Training Kurds

Recent reports indicate that Israeli agents are working in Iraqi Kurdistan to train Kurdish commandos in guerrilla war and counter-terrorism.Avi Yellin, 05/02/2010 14:17