Egypt Today’s morning international news

Tue, 31 Oct 2017 - 06:00 GMT

Egypt Today briefs top European newspapers on Tuesday for political, social issues, and others related to accidents.

Barzani steps down leaving a vacuum of control in Kurdistan

Sun, 29 Oct 2017 - 04:49 GMT

“I will remain as a Peshmerga,” said Barzani in a letter to Parliament

Kurds abandon territory in the face of Iraq government advance

Tue, 17 Oct 2017 - 05:41 GMT

The Baghdad government recaptured territory from Kurds across the breadth of northern Iraq on Tuesday.

Kurd leader Barzani urges Baghdad to open door to talks

Thu, 28 Sep 2017 - 07:40 GMT

Kurdish leader Massud Barzani Tuesday urged Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi to begin talks on the issues dividing.

Independent Kurdistan: Rebel Region or Peaceful Paradise?

Tue, 26 Sep 2017 - 04:57 GMT

Locked in a tit-for-tat war of words and threats, the Kurdish hierarchy held its ground and remained steadfast.

Calm before the storm: Kurdistan challenges Baghdad

Sun, 24 Sep 2017 - 07:38 GMT

“We don't expect any kind of military conflict with Iraq," Barzani told reporters. "That kind of thought doesn't even cross our mind."

Turmoil and Turbulence: Struggle of the Iraqi Kurds

Sun, 24 Sep 2017 - 04:12 GMT

The Kurds has faced extensive subjugation under the great game of divide and conquer, but do they deserve independence?

Knowing Kurdistan: 1 day

Sun, 24 Sep 2017 - 12:14 GMT

Talks which took place in Baghdad on Saturday, between the visiting Kurdish delegation and the ruling Shiite National Alliance, broke down soon after.

Knowing Kurdistan: 2 days

Sat, 23 Sep 2017 - 12:45 GMT

“You have been punishing the people of Kurdistan for one hundred years. Aren't you satisfied?”

Barzani: UN mandated solution only way to postpone Kurdish referendum

Fri, 22 Sep 2017 - 07:42 GMT

Iraq’s Kurdish leader Masoud Barzani said that a postpone of the independence referendum is only possible if there is an offer of a UN mandated solution

Knowing Kurdistan: 3 Days

Fri, 22 Sep 2017 - 11:50 GMT

“We don’t want any war. We are tired of dying. We are tired of running. We are tired of being destroyed. We are tired of living this life, and we want peace”

Knowing Kurdistan: 4 Days

Thu, 21 Sep 2017 - 10:32 GMT

“Military threats against what? Against the referendum?”

Knowing Kurdistan: 5 Days

Wed, 20 Sep 2017 - 12:50 GMT

Hostile rhetoric intensifies as the referendum becomes increasingly certain.

Knowing Kurdistan: 6 Days

Tue, 19 Sep 2017 - 12:54 GMT

“We will not allow the creation of a second Israel in the north of Iraq.”

Knowing Kurdistan: 7 Days

Mon, 18 Sep 2017 - 01:58 GMT

"We will not allow the creation of a second Israel in the north of Iraq.”

Knowing Kurdistan: 8 Days

Sun, 17 Sep 2017 - 01:20 GMT

If the Iraqi population is "threatened by the use of force outside the law, then we will intervene militarily," says Iraqi Prime Minister.

Knowing Kurdistan: 9 Days

Sat, 16 Sep 2017 - 12:09 GMT

Kurdistan’s Regional Parliament gives consent to independence referendum – a decisive move in the face of international pressure.

Iraq Kurd MPs to vote on independence referendum

Fri, 15 Sep 2017 - 12:30 GMT

The Iraqi Kurdish parliament prepared to vote Friday on holding an independence referendum while keeping the door open for a last-minute.

Knowing Kurdistan: 10 Days

Fri, 15 Sep 2017 - 12:11 GMT

The Kurdistan Parliament is set to reconvene on Friday evening, for the first time in almost two years.

Knowing Kurdistan: 11 Days

Thu, 14 Sep 2017 - 02:13 GMT

The opening of Parliament has been postponed until tomorrow and Iraq’s parliament has voted to remove the governor of Kirkuk.