Iraqi Kurdistan or Southern Kurdistan is the Kurdish-populated region incorported into Iraq and considered by Kurds as one of four parts of Greater Kurdistan. Most of the geographical region of Iraqi Kurdistan is governed by the Kurdistan Region (KRG) which is an autonomous region recognized by the Iraqi constitution, The capital of the autonomous region is Arbil and the parliament has 111 seats.
Security services in Iraq's semi-autonomous Kurdish region said on Saturday they had arrested the brother of a lawmaker serving in the Turkish parliament for the assassination of a Turkish diplomat in.. Reuters - Published
Iraqi Kurdistan's security services said on Saturday they had arrested a man for assassinating a Turkish diplomat in the regional capital Erbil, and believed the suspect was the brother of a lawmaker.. Reuters - Published
At least three people, including a Turkish diplomat were killed in a shooting on Wednesday in the Iraqi Kurdish capital Erbil, Kurdish security officials and Turkey's foreign ministry said. Rough cut..
Archaeologists have made a surprising discovery in the Kurdistan region of Iraq. According to Geek.com, they've unearthed a 3,400-year-old, Bronze Age palace at a reservoir there. The ruins were only..
At least two people, including a Turkish diplomat, were killed in a shooting Wednesday at a restaurant in the Iraqi Kurdish capital Erbil in a rare attack in the semi-autonomous region that could raise.. France 24 - Published
At least two people including a Turkish diplomat were shot dead on Wednesday in a rare attack in the Iraqi Kurdish capital Erbil, Kurdish security officials and Turkey's foreign ministry said. Reuters - Published
Iran’s Revolutionary Guards hit ‘terrorist strongholds’ along Iraqi borders, it said in a statement. The IRGC, Tehran’s elite troops, attacked targets near the borders of the Iranian provinces.. WorldNews - Published
Iran’s elite Revolutionary Guards used drones and missiles to strike headquarters of a Kurdish militant group near Iran's border with neighbouring Iraq's Kurdistan region, the Iranian semi-official.. Reuters - Published
ERBIL (Kurdistan 24) – President of the autonomous Kurdistan Region Nechirvan Barzani on Thursday discussed ties between Erbil – Paris with French Mayor Anne Hidalgo. Barzani’s meeting with.. WorldNews - Published