Kurdish leader asks PKK to withdraw from northern Iraq

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Iraq’s Kurdish regional government has called on the Kurdish Worker’s Party (PKK) to “withdraw” from its territory to prevent civilian deaths, amid a campaign of Turkish airstrikes targeting the group. A statement issued on Saturday, Kurdish President Massoud Barzani said the PKK “should withdraw its fighters from the Kurdish More...

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Bin Ladens sister and stepmother among four dead in car auction plane crash in Hampshire

‘Bin Laden’s sister and stepmother among four dead in car auction plane crash in Hampshire’

Osama bin Laden’s stepmother, sister and brother-in-law are reportedly among four people who died when a private jet crashed into a car auction in Hampshire. The £7 million Phenom 300 jet, owned by the family More...

Israeli lawyer - Palestinians have the right to fight

Israeli lawyer: Palestinians ‘have the right to fight’

The Israeli parliament has passed a new law legalising the force-feeding of prisoners on hunger strikes. For Palestinians in Israeli jails, hunger strikes are a strong mode of protesting detention and occupation. The More...

Iraqis vent anger over power cuts and corruption

Iraqis vent anger over power cuts and corruption

Hundreds of Iraqis are demonstrating over the poor quality of water and lack of electricity in the southern city of Basra, as protests demanding better services from the government and an end to corruption spread More...

Druze in the Golan Heights

For Druze in the Golan Heights, ‘Syria is just an idea’

Until recently, residents of Druze villages in the Israeli-occupied Golan Heights had maintained close economic, familial and emotional ties to Syria. But the civil war raging in Syria has broken or altered these More...

Mullah Akhtar Mansoor

Mullah Akhtar Mansoor calls for unity in first audio message

In a 33-minute message released on Saturday, the new leader of the Afghan Taliban Mullah Akhtar Mansoor called for unity and promising to continue his group’s fight. “We should all work to preserve unity, More...

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Australians have had enough

Several scenes last weekend, all too familiar in cities all over Australia where the Reclaim Australia rallies took place. Reclaim Australia, asking all patriotic Australians to stand united against islamicisation More...

Rival Syrian opposition blocs unite over roadmap

Rival Syrian opposition blocs unite over roadmap

The two major Syrian political opposition blocs, once foes, have drawn a roadmap that they say will eventually lead to an end to the country’s raging conflict. The credibility of the Syrian opposition had largely More...

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