Étiquette : iraq

Turkish jets target Kurdish positions in Iraq, Syria

ANKARA, Turkey: Turkish warplanes struck suspected Kurdish militant positions in Iraq and Syria early on Wednesday in a new aerial offensive which officials said aimed to protect Turkey’s borders from terrorist threats. A Turkish defense ministry statement said the strikes hit targets on Sinjar Mountain in northern Iraq and the […]

92 die in Iraq Covid hospital fire

BAGHDAD:The death toll from a fire that tore through a coronavirus hospital in Iraq rose to 92, health officials said on Tuesday, as authorities faced accusations of negligence from grieving relatives and a doctor who works there. More than 100 others were injured in the blaze, which an investigation showed […]