Iraqi Kurdistan

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Baghdad: security in Kirkuk completely restored

The Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi ordered the withdrawal of Shiite-led pro-government militias from Kirkuk province, who took part in the successful campaign to expel Kurdish forces from the northern region. …

Iran denies it shut border with Iraqi Kurdish region

Iran on Sunday denied reports that Tehran had closed a border crossing with northern Iraq in response to an independence referendum in Iraq’s Kurdish region last month, the Iranian Students’ News Agency (ISNA) reported. …

Iran closes main crossing with Iraq's Kurdish region

Iran on Sunday shut a main border crossing with northern Iraq’s Kurdish region amid tension over last month’s independence referendum, Al-Bawaba reports. “Iranian authorities have closed the crossing near …

Will Kurdish oil be blocked?

Turkey, Iran and Iraq will jointly decide on closing the flow of oil from northern Iraq, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan said, as the three neighbors mull retaliatory moves after the Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) …

 Iran and Turkey not to allow to split regional states

Iran and Turkey as two major and influential countries in the region will never allow the Zionist regime fulfill its new scenario in the region, Iran's Defense Minister General Amir Hatami said at a meeting with Chief of …