KRG condemns Iraqi prime minister for ‘failing to act as the prime minister’ and ‘sidelining’ Kurdish forces.
Iraqi forces and allied Shia militias claim control of Kirkuk province after intense battle against Kurdish forces.
The 48-hour offensive saw Kurdish forces entirely confined to their long-standing three-province autonomous region.
ISIL’s gains come as the Iraqi military continues its major operation to retake the oil-rich province of Kirkuk.
As operation to retake town from ISIL begins, debate on who will govern after the armed group’s defeat heats up.
Kurdish Peshmerga forces claim to be in control of nearly three-quarters of Bashiqa, a town 13km east of Mosul city.
Kurdish fighters killed and French soldiers wounded after ISIL flies explosives-packed drone into forces near Mosul.
Beneath the calm in the Kurdish region is a deep well of suspicion as the looming battle for Iraq’s Mosul fast approaches.
UNSC and international community must to be bold in the face of increasing use of chemical weapons in Syria and Iraq.
Washington’s claim to knowing what needs to be done is betrayed by its recent record in Iraq.
US officials sign deal to give Peshmerga units some $415m for ammunition, food, pay and medical equipment.
Amnesty alleges forced displacement and destruction in areas recaptured from ISIL – claims Kurdistan government refutes.