As the final chapter of 2014 comes to a close, some Middle Eastern women have risen to the forefront
3,564 members of the Kurdish security forces had also been wounded over the past six months
He also announced that U.S. allies plan to commit almost 1,500 troops to train and advise Iraqi and Kurdish forces
Kobane has become a powerful international symbol in the battle against ISIS
The duo are currently fighting alongside Kurdish Peshmerga forces to defend the beleaguered Syrian border town of Kobane from ISIS
The deal would see oil from the Kurdish region exported via Kurdish pipelines but through the federal oil company
Turkish soldiers began special forces training with Kurdish fighters in northern Iraq three weeks ago
A Yazidi delegation met with U.S. officials in late October to seek arms and more humanitarian aid
Kurdish YPG forces and Iraqi Kurdish peshmerga fighters were also shelling ISIS positions during the clashes
Jabbar Yawar, secretary general of the Peshmerga Ministry in Iraqi Kurdistan, addresses relations between the Kurdish force and the Iraqi army. He ...
Iraqi-Kurdish Peshmerga forces crossed into Kobane on Oct. 31 to help the besieged Kurdish YPG and YPJ fighters in the town
Top Kurdish officials say their fighters are advancing ‘street by street,’ voicing confidence that the ISIS would soon be ejected
The proverb ‘every coin has two sides’ becomes ‘three sides’ when we are talking about the Middle East – the good, the bad, and the inconceivably ridiculous
President Obama will ask U.S. lawmakers for more money, including funds to train and arm Baghdad government forces against ISIS
'The message said that whenever they catch any Peshmerga women, they will marry them'
Prime Minister David Cameron has ruled out sending ground troops into back into Iraq, wary of committing to a new conflict
The French president made his remarks at a news conference in Ottawa
Iraqi Peshmerga fighters arrived over the weekend in Kobane, the Syrian border town that has become a focal point in the battle against the Islamic ...
The Peshmerga drove out of the heavily guarded warehouse and headed for the border to reinforce Syrian Kurds in battle
An unknown number of Peshmerga fighters were escorted by Turkish forces as they made their way to the town of Kobane
“We don’t think Kobane is about to fall in the hands of ISIS, the entrance of Peshmerga fighters will prevent that,” Allen said.
Rehana, a member of the Women’s Defense Unit, was reportedly beheaded after a photo of her posing with a victory sign was tweeted
Meanwhile, the Turkish president said that the main Kurdish party in Syria does not want the support of Iraqi Kurdish forces
Meanwhile, Iraqi security forces have retaken most of the town of Jurf al-Sakhar near Baghdad from ISIS militants
The army had undergone sectarian division and broken leadership among other issues
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said Thursday that 200 Iraqi Kurd peshmerga fighters would travel through Turkey to the flashpoint Syrian ...
Kurdish fighters in Kobane appear likely to hold out indefinitely with the help of U.S. warplanes: U.S. officials
The seized weapons include hand grenades, ammunition and rocket-propelled grenade launchers
Turkey has said it would allow Iraqi Kurdish fighters to cross into Kobane to help their brethren fighting ISIS
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