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KRG to not Hand Border Gates to Baghdad

Bianet The Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) has declared that none of the border gates would be handed to the government of Baghdad. The KRG had refused the demand that the airport be handed to the government of Baghdad two days ago (September 27). International flights Central government in Iraq had …


Iran: a new and positive atmosphere emerging with Turkey

After the meeting that took place between President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan and his Iranian counterpart Hasan Ruhani in Kazakistan, the Spokesperson of Iranian Foreign Ministry, Mr. Bahram Qasimi  evaluated the current relations, emphasizing the improvement in the bilateral relations in recent months and these improvements will be on much more …


Israel to Erdogan: Days of Ottoman Empire are over

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan called on Muslims worldwide to “defend al-Aksa,” as the government’s decision late Monday night to remove controversial metal detectors at the site did not have an immediate calming effect. Erdogan issued a blistering attack on Israel at a meeting in Turkey’s Parliament of his AKP …