The U.S. Welcomes the Announcement by the Kurdistan Regional Government Regarding Oil Exports THU, 20 MAR 2014 23:25
The United States welcomes the decision by the Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) to begin oil exports of 100,000 barrels-per-day on April 1 through the Iraqi-Turkey pipeline pursuant to existing export arrangements with the Government of Iraq (GOI).
A personal story about Halabja SUN, 16 MAR 2014 22:28
The poison gas attack on the city of Halabja on 16 March 1988 led to the immediate death of over 5000 civilians and severely injured another 7000. Many of the surviving victims and their children suffer until today from diseases such as leukaemia and other cancers, birth defects, nerve palsy or respiratory ailments, skin defects as well as psychological trauma.