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349 news items

 
UNPO
Mon, 28 Jul 2014 06:41:15 -0700

Caught in between the inability of the Iraqi and Kurdish forces to protect them from the IS and the lack of awareness and attention of the international community, the Iraqi Turkmen of the town of Amerli are facing a struggle for their existence and ...
 
Journal of Turkish Weekly
Sun, 27 Jul 2014 09:41:15 -0700

The Chairman of Iraqi Turkmen Front in Iraqi's Saladin province Heytem Hasim Muhtaroglu told Anadolu Agency that armed insurgent groups led by ISIL had killed many Turkmen and thousands had fled their homes during the last months in Mosul's Telefer ...

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UNPO
Tue, 22 Jul 2014 05:56:15 -0700

Forced to flee their homes under the threat of violence by ISIS (the Islamic State of Iraq and Levant) and with nowhere to go, many Shiite Iraqi Turkmen face extreme summer heat and disease. With insufficient food, water and shelter, a humanitarian ...
 
Al-Monitor
Wed, 23 Jul 2014 12:18:45 -0700

It was Turkey's presidential hopeful Ekmeleddin Ihsanoglu who reminded the Turks on July 21 that as they cry their hearts out for the Palestinians in the Gaza Strip, they should also remember their ethnic brothers, the Turkmens, in Iraq. “Iraqi Turkmen ...

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www.worldbulletin.net
Fri, 25 Jul 2014 07:15:00 -0700

According to the Center of Middle Eastern Strategic Studies (ORSAM) report, the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) rebel group has became a threat to the Iraqi Turkmen as they face danger with no designated territory to live in together ...

UNPO

UNPO
Thu, 10 Jul 2014 03:30:00 -0700

Last month [June 2014], Hicran Kazancı, the Iraqi Turkmen Front (ITC) representative in Turkey, called on Turkey, the United Nations and civil society organizations to urge the Iraqi central government to take more measures to guarantee the security of ...

Wall Street Journal

Wall Street Journal
Fri, 18 Jul 2014 00:49:52 -0700

The Iraqi Turkmen make up less than 5% of the population, according to the U.S. Central Intelligence Agency. Concentrated in northern Iraq, where they arrived throughout centuries of Ottoman rule, the Turkmen are Muslims who are ethnically related to ...
 
BasNews
Sun, 06 Jul 2014 06:52:59 -0700

The president of the Iraqi Turkmen Front, Arshad al-Salihi, says he is concerned with the current situation in Kirkuk and believes right now is not a good time for a referendum in the disputed regions. In a Press Conference on Sunday in Kirkuk, Al ...
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