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News Iraq » Dohuk: Three Governors from Kurdistan Region of Iraq become the first Iraqi members of the EU Covenant of Mayors

News channel or source: http://www.undp.org/content/brussels/en/home/presscenter/pressreleases/2018/02/22/three-governors-from-kurdistan-region-of-iraq-become-the-first-i.html
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

European Union Ambassador to Iraq, H.E. Ramon Blecua said ... Farhad Saleem, Governor of Duhok stated “Duhok Governorate is proud to be member in the EU Covenant of Mayors. We could have never achieved this without support of UNDP and EU.

News Iraq » Dohuk: The beauty and tragedy of Iraqi Kurdistan

News channel or source: http://theweek.com/articles/755685/beauty-tragedy-iraqi-kurdistan
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

Outside the city of Dohuk, I walked the battlefield where in 331 B.C. Alexander ... Read more at The New York Times, or book a journey with Kurdistan Iraq Tours. Trips start at $2,000.

News Iraq » Dohuk: Families reunite as children abducted and tortured by ISIS in Iraq slowly return

News channel or source: http://www.itv.com/news/2018-02-21/families-reunite-as-children-abducted-and-tortured-by-isis-in-iraq-slowly-return/
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

ITV News has witnessed family members in Iraq being brought back together after they were forced to spend almost four years apart. ISIS fighters targeted a number of minority groups, including the Yazidis, whose young they kidnapped from their homes.

News Iraq » Dohuk: Kuwait makes it a mission to help post-IS Iraq

News channel or source: http://news.kuwaittimes.net/website/kuwait-makes-mission-help-post-iraq/
Publication date: Saturday 10 February 2018

all to aid their teams and programs in Iraq, especially in Mosul. In January 2017 KRCS announced building five schools and another three medical centers in Irbil and Dohuk for displaced Iraqis’ camps in Kurdistan, who fled their homes from Mosul.

News Iraq » Dohuk: Participatory Assessment Report: Kurdistan Region of Iraq - 2017, Executive Summary

News channel or source: https://reliefweb.int/report/iraq/participatory-assessment-report-kurdistan-region-iraq-2017-executive-summary
Publication date: Wednesday 14 February 2018

The 2017 Kurdistan Region of Iraq (KR-I) Participatory Assessment (PA) involved 120 focus group discussions (FGDs) and five semi-structured interviews across 41 locations in Erbil, Sulaymaniyah, and Dohuk governorates. The locations covered included camp ...

News Iraq » Dohuk: Blasts in Baghdad Suburbs; Three Killed in Iraq

News channel or source: https://original.antiwar.com/updates/2018/02/09/blasts-baghdad-suburbs-three-killed-iraq/
Publication date: Friday 09 February 2018

In Abu Ghraib, one person was killed and three were wounded in a bombing. A bomb in Nahrawan left one dead and two wounded. A child died of smoke inhalation at a displaced persons camp in Dohuk.

News Iraq » Dohuk: Approx 7,000 candidates compete in Iraqi elections

News channel or source: https://thepeninsulaqatar.com/article/20/02/2018/Approx-7,000-candidates-compete-in-Iraqi-elections
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

Baghdad: About 7,000 candidates are competing for the parliamentary elections in Iraq scheduled for next May ... to occupy 18 seats allocated to Sulaymaniyah, and Duhok province third in the region has nominated 115 candidates, from 24 parties and a ...

News Iraq » Dohuk: Despite Obstacles, A Yazidi Woman Is Determined To Change Her Life

News channel or source: http://wesa.fm/post/despite-obstacles-1-yazidi-woman-determined-change-her-life
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

ARRAF: Haskan survived ISIS. Her dreams have taken a beating, but the determination of that little girl who studied a dictionary is still there. Jane Arraf, NPR News, near Dohuk, in the Kurdistan region of Iraq. Transcript provided by NPR, Copyright NPR.

News Iraq » Dohuk: Kurdistan to reopen Erbil routes to Kirkuk, Makhmour

News channel or source: http://www.rudaw.net/english/kurdistan/220220182
Publication date: Friday 23 February 2018

Erbil’s provincial council met on Tuesday and unanimously decided to send an official letter asking the KRG’s Council of Ministers to enter talks with Iraq concerning the closed ... he said. The Duhok-Mosul road was reopened this week after a decision ...

News Iraq » Dohuk: Aqueduct of Jerwan

News channel or source: https://www.atlasobscura.com/places/aqueduct-of-jerwan
Publication date: Wednesday 14 February 2018

The Assyrian King Sennacherib built his mammoth hydraulics system to bring water from the mountains around Dohuk to his palaces within the city of Nineveh, which now lies beneath present-day Mosul, Iraq. His palace was uncovered after the shrine built atop ...