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Turkish warplanes bombard PKK positions in SW Turkey

Turkish warplanes have bombarded the positions of Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK) militants in the southwestern part of the country as President Recep Tayyip Erdogan pledges to press on with a campaign against the group. According to Turkey’s military, the Turkish fighter jets on Tuesday bombarded the positions of the PKK in ...

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Iran says can transit Qatar gas to Europe

  Iran has raised a new option to export natural gas to Europe which it says involves extra supplies from Qatar.  Mohsen Jalalpour, the president of Iran Chamber of Commerce, Industries, Mines and Agriculture, has told reporters Iran can take Qatar’s gas and transit it to Turkey to be pumped ...

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Agreement evades Turkey’s coalition talks

The leaders of Turkey’s ruling and main opposition parties have failed to come to an agreement on forming a coalition government that would end the country’s political cul-de-sac. On Monday, Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu, who leads the ruling Justice and Development Party (AKP), met with Kemal Kilicdaroglu, the head ...

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Turkish fighter jets bomb 17 PKK positions in southeast Turkey

Turkish fighter jets have carried out air raids against 17 positions of the Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) in the country’s southeast, the Turkish army says. Turkish fighter jets have carried out air raids against 17 positions of the Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) in the country’s southeast, the Turkish army says. “Seventeen ...

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Bomb attacks in Iraq’s Diyala kill at least 33: police

WHATSAPP   0 COMMENTS  EMAIL  PRINT IS claimed the string of bombings on Monday that killed at least 33 people and wounded many more. -AP/File BAQUBA: Three explosions, two of them suicide bombings, killed at least 33 people near Baquba, the capital of Iraq’s restive eastern province of Diyala on ...

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Iraqis stage rallies in support of Abadi’s reform plan

Iraqis have held rallies in the country’s capital, Baghdad, and other cities to voice support for Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi’s reform plan. The demonstration in the capital was held at the Tahrir (Liberation) Square Sunday night in support of Abadi’s seven-point reform plan that aims to battle corruption and slash government ...

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Four killed in new Saudi airstrike in SW Yemen

At least four civilians have lost their lives in a new Saudi airstrike in Yemen’s southwestern province of Ta’izz. The four individuals were killed after Saudi fighter jets bombarded a house in Ta’izz early on Monday. Also on Monday, Saudi warplanes repeatedly pounded various areas in the Yemeni capital, Sana’a, ...

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Key Taliban commander, 11 men surrender in Orakzai

PESHAWAR: Tehreek-i-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) commander Razman Shah and eleven other ‘TTP’ men surrendered to security forces in the Kalaya area of Orakzai Agency on Monday. Razman Shah is believed to be an important commander of the banned militant group’s Orakzai chapter. The other ‘militants’ include Meer Khan, Shahid, Abdullah, Ameenullah, ...

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‘Iran FM due in Turkey, Lebanon on regional tour’

Iran’s Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif will reportedly embark on the second round of his tour of regional countries after a nuclear agreement reached between Iran and six world powers. The trip will take Zarif to Turkey and Lebanon next week. According to Turkish sources, the top Iranian diplomat is due in Ankara ...

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