Last week, the Mosul local council gave the PKK terrorists a 10-day ultimatum to leave northern Iraq's Sinjar district, according to a council chairman.
Here, "neutralised" implies the terrorists either surrendered or were killed or captured. According to intelligence sources, the PKK has moved its military resources and command-control mechanisms from the Qandil Mountains in northeastern Iraq to Sinjar in the northwest.
Turkey regularly targets the outlawed Kurdistan Workers' Party, or PKK, in northern Iraq, where they maintain bases.
Iraq has deployed troops in parts of Sinjar where the PKK terrorist group has retreated, the army spokesperson said late Sunday.
Turkey's prime minister said today his country was partially reopening its airspace to flights to Iraq's Kurdish region, after the central government restored authority at airports in the area.
Presently, Turkey's Armed Forces are preparing for the military operation in Sinjar town.
Before the poll, most regional actors, including Turkey, had voiced opposition to the referendum, with many warning that it would further destabilise the already volatile region.
Turkey launched the Afrin offensive on January 20 after the United States said it sought to create a 30,000-strong force near the Turkish border in Syria with the help of the so-called Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) militant group, which is mainly comprised of YPG forces.
The UN and the European Union list the PKK as a terrorist organization.
And Irving is leading the way, averaging 24.4 points and 5.1 assists while shooting 40.8 percent from three-point range. The expectation is that the removal of the wire will reduce irritation, but it will keep him out for several weeks.
It's pretty hard to beat that level of experience just from how many combined seasons those men have played in the NFL. Hines Ward , Jared Allen and Troy Polamalu are all involved, and Polamalu himself will be the head of player relations.
While Dairy Queen is not charging for the cones, it is soliciting donations for the Children's Miracle Network Hospitals . All customers can receive a free small vanilla soft-serve cone, which of course comes with the signature DQ curl on top.
Ibrahimovic spent the last two years with Manchester United , but the club agreed to terminate his deal. Manager Jose Mourinho has not used him since a Premier League match against Burnley on December 26.
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Liberal Democrat leader Sir Vince Cable said the agreement did little more than "paper over the cracks" between the two sides. The agreement must be approved by EU leaders meeting at the European Council summit on the 22nd and 23rd of this month.
I know that our community, where I was born and raised and where my family has been for five generations, is ready for change. Eighteen-year-old Sabrine Brismeur and 17-year-old Eden Kinlock came from schools 20 miles away to pass out water.
Previous reports have speculated Apple plans to release new iPad Pro models with its face-unlock feature, FaceID, later this fall. The company has apparently been working to bring MicroLED to the Apple Watch with these rumors pointing to as soon as this year.
Tottenham could've added more goals late on but they settled for three goals as Swansea were in full damage limitation mode. It took just 11 minutes for Christian Eriksen to open the scoring, on the back of some good Spurs pressure.
He killed and wounded his victims in three separate incidents which began in Carcassonne , a 15 minutes' drive from Trèbes . The police officers , based in the southern city of Marseille , were on a temporary mission in Carcassonne , he said.
We may have to wait for Steven Speilberg's Ready Player One before we see a new face at the top of the North American Box office . Ross and members of the Dora Milaje, Wakandan special forces, to prevent Wakanda from being dragged into a world war.
You can now send and request money with Google Assistant
First announced a year ago , this feature works on Android or iOS and integrates with the recently rebranded Google Pay . If the recipient does not have Google Pay , they will receive a message tell them how to do so to receive your money.
China hits back on Trump tariffs as Europe off hook for now
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Rand Paul Will Do 'Whatever It Takes' To Block Trump Nominees
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