In the final version of a national defense legislation, the US Congress has omitted a condition which had bounded US military aid to “contingent upon KRG’s participation in the government of a unified Iraq”.
Cyprus Foreign Minister has revealed that they recently sent a shipment of military assistance to Kurdistan Region’s Peshmerga forces as part of the international partnership for the war against Islamic State.
Chair of the European Parliament’s Delegation for relations with Iraq called for a de-escalation on the ground and urged the withdrawal of all Iranian proxy militias in Iraq.
Iranian Control of Strategic Kurdish Mountain Poses Serious Threat to Israel, Top Security Official Says
Iranian control of a strategically significant Kurdish area near the border between Iraq and Syria represents a grave security threat to Israel, a senior Kurdish security official told The Algemeiner on Wednesday.
Former French Prime Minister Manuel Valls says that France and the international community must take a stance on the Iraqi attacks on Kurds and send a message to Iran that its meddling in Iraq and the region must be stopped.
Iraq's parliament in Baghdad voted to criminalize flying the Israeli flag in the country, after they appeared at several Kurdish rallies.