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More recent media reports indicate that China has made progress towards a second base, to be located on Pakistan's Arabian Sea coast near the Iranian border. These facilities provide a number of clear-cut strategic and operational benefits, including reducing the costs of long-range Chinese naval ...
air strikes on PKK targets in southeast Turkey and northern Iraq, where the terror group has its main base in the Qandil region near the Iranian border, have been carried out regularly since July 2015, when the PKK resumed its armed campaign. The PKK -- listed as a terrorist organization by Turkey, the EU ...

The Turkish General Staff said in a statement on Feb. 18 that a total of 1,614 militants have been "neutralized" since the start of "Operation Olive Branch" in the northwestern Syrian district of Afrin. The authorities use the word "neutralized" in their statements to imply that the militants in question either ...
Jerusalem -- In its most serious engagement in neighboring Syria since fighting there began in 2011, Israel shot down an infiltrating Iranian drone Saturday and struck Iranian targets deep in Syria before one of its own jets was downed. The sudden escalation offers what could be a harbinger of what lies ...

Four vessels with 16 crew members that had illegally entered the Iranian waters have been apprehended and handed over to officials. General Abdollah Nazarpour, a local border commander, says Iranian coastguards have intercepted four suspected fishing boats in the country's territorial waters off the ...
Airstrikes on PKK targets in northern Iraq, where the terror group has its main base in the Mt. Qandil region, near the Iranian border, have been carried out regularly since July 2015, when the PKK resumed its armed campaign.The PKK is listed as a terrorist organization by Turkey as well as the U.S. and EU.
The NSS says that Armenian taxi drivers would take the people to a designated spot along the Armenian-Iranian border where a member of the gang would then cut the barbwire and sneak the individuals into Iran. The migrants would then be ferried into Turkey. The NSS says that in December of 2017 it ...
During a meeting with Barzani, Ali Shamkhani, the secretary of Iran's Supreme National Security Council, addressed attacks made by Kurdish forces against Iranian border guards. "That some anti-revolutionary groups use Kurdish territory, assassinate our soldiers and our citizens, return to land under the ...
NUSHKI: The Iranian authorities have arrested 32 Pakistanis near Taftan for illegally crossing the border on Tuesday. The Iranian border force arrested 32 Pakistanis while they were attempting to enter Iran without valid documents, the Iranian authorities said. The arrested individuals were illegal ...
Turkey has completed more than half of a 144 km (90 mile) wall on its border with Iran and will finish it next spring, the firm building the barrier said, as Ankara secures its frontiers from smuggling, illegal immigration and militant infiltration. State housing developer TOKI, better known for low-cost, high-rise ...
Turkish officials hope that the wall between Turkey and Iran will prohibit smuggling and Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK) militant infiltration through the Iranian border. The PKK is an organization in Turkey and Iraq that has been in armed conflict with the Turkish state since 2015 in an attempt to achieve an ...
A Turkish soldier patrols along a wall on the border line between Turkey and Syria. (Reuters/file). Related Articles. Turkey erects concrete wall along border · Iran and Turkey agree to increase military cooperation · Turkey plans to construct security wall on Iranian border. Ankara: Turkey has completed ...
Reports claim that there are a number of PKK camps, hosting approximately 1,000 terrorists, along the Iranian border. In the case of any military operations against the PKK in eastern Turkey, the terrorists easily cross the border and take shelter in those camps. In order to prevent such crossings, the plan to ...
The Iranian government considers unlicensed Kolbars to be smugglers involved in an illegal economy, bringing weapons and drugs into the country and posing a threat to Iranian security. At least 167 Kolbars died in 2017. Hundreds more were arrested, fined, or wounded by Iranian border guards, ...
Beirut, Lebanon (1:05 P.M.) - The Iraqi armed forces confronted a large Islamic State (ISIS) group inside the Al-Miqdadiyah District of Diyala, today, resulting in a series of intense clashes. Led by Hashd Al-Sha'abi;s (Popular Mobilization Units) 4th Special Forces Brigade, the Iraqi armed forces ...

One Iranian border guard was killed in an armed clash with drug smugglers in south eastern province of Sistan and Balouchestan on December 25 morning, Iranian police website said. The clash was occurred near the Border Regiment of Saravan, where deputy commander of 129 commando Unit of Mok ...
Beirut, Lebanon (7:00 A.M.) - Video footage has emerged over pro-ISIS and terror watch social media sources showing Islamic State forces organizing themselves near the Iranian border in eastern Iraq. Some optimistic pro-Islamic State sources are hailing the emergence of this video as proof of a ...
Armenia inaugurated a Free Economic Zone (FEZ) on December 15, in the southern city of Meghri on the border with Iran. During the opening ceremony the first agreements were signed between the Meghri FEZ Closed Joint-Stock Company and the Ministry of Economic Development and Investments, the ...
"There are definitely ties between the Iranian and Iraqi extremists on the two sides of the border," Seid told Reuters in the Iraqi border village of Tawila, only a few hundred meters from the Iranian border. He added: "The militants exploited this area because it's mountainous, difficult and wooded." Many of ...
Iraqi forces will soon begin a plan to secure border areas near Iran in order to develop an oil export route to its neighboring country, according to a new report by Kurdistan24. A pair of anonymous Iraqi officials told Reuters that the plan to strengthen Baghdad's presence in the Hamrin mountain range, ...
In return for its support, the Iraqi ruler allowed the MEK to run a military camp near the Iranian border called Camp Ashraf. According to a 2005 Human Rights Watch report, after the Iran-Iraq war failed to overthrow the Iranian regime, many MEK fighters grew disillusioned. The MEK's leaders, Massoud ...
ZAHIDAN: A pro-freedom Baloch youth has succumbed to his injuries in a hospital in Iranian occupied Balochistan's Chabahar city on Saturday. According to details, Fazul son of Mohammad Omer Baloch aka Gwahram was wounded in a clash with Iranian border security forces on the artificial border a few ...
In Zanjan province a Kurdish trader from Suqis was "seriously wounded," according to Hawar, while also carrying goods. The reports of violence come after Iranian Foreign Ministry spokesman Bahram Qassemi said acccording to the country's semi-official Fars News on Monday that an Iranian border guard ...
One Iranian soldier was killed and three civilians were injured in what Turkish officials have called an attack by the PKK terrorist group on the Iranian side of the Turkish-Iranian border late Monday. The injured were dispatched to hospitals in nearby Turkish cities as they were far from residential areas on the ...
A part of the 132-kilometer Azerbaijani-Iranian border remains uncontrolled due to the occupation of 20 percent of Azerbaijani territories by Armenia, and this causes serious concern, chief of Azerbaijan's State Border Service (SBS), Colonel General Elchin Guliyev said in Tehran. He made the remarks ...
Iran's Foreign Ministry Spokesman Bahram Qassemi says Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu has, in a phone conversation with his Iranian counterpart Mohammad Javad Zarif, who is currently in Moscow, expressed condolences on the death of an Iranian border guard killed Monday afternoon in ...
A prison camp in far-flung China, a monastery in Myanmar, the blistering hot Australian desert. None of them are everyday places but they are among the more remote global destinations on some of your travel itineraries. People were inspired to share their stories after a pair of scientists from Florida, and ...
Residents were clearing the rubble from the streets of Darbandikhan, about 10 kilometers from the Iranian border. The quake caused visible ...
An Iranian border guard was killed in a landmine explosion near Baneh city in Iranian western province of Kurdistan. The guard, serving in a ...
Rescuers dug with their bare hands Monday through the debris of buildings felled by an earthquake that killed more than 430 people in the ...
(Pouria Pakizeh/ISNA via AP). In this photo provided by the Iranian students news agency, ISNA, destroyed buildings and a car are seen after an earthquake at the city of Sarpol-e-Zahab in western Iran, Monday, Nov. 13, 2017. Tehran, Iran (AP) -. 8:45 p.m.. Italy is sending 12 tons of tents, blankets, ...
Residents were clearing the rubble from the streets of Darbandikhan, about 10 kilometres from the Iranian border. I think it was only God that ...
"Four people were killed by the earthquake" in Darbandikhan, close to the Iranian border, the town's mayor Nasseh Moulla Hassan told AFP.
... whose epicentre was in Penjwin, in Sulaimaniyah province which is in the semi-autonomous Kurdish region very close to the Iranian border, ...
Officials said the Iranian border town of Ghasre Shirin was heavily damaged, with rescue workers reporting that their efforts were being made ...
USGS/EPA/Shutterstock. An intensity shake map of a 7.2-magnitude earthquake at the Iraqi-Iranian border region near Halabjah, Iraq.
Residents were clearing the rubble from the streets of Darbandikhan, about 10 kilometers from the Iranian border. The quake did visible ...
USGS/EPA/Shutterstock. An intensity shake map of a 7.2-magnitude earthquake at the Iraqi-Iranian border region near Halabjah, Iraq.
No decisions made to reopen two Iranian border gates with Kurdistan: Consulate. Trucks are seen at Haji Omaran border border crossing, on the border ...
militants attacked their posts in the western countryside of the Azerbiajan Province of northwest Iran. The eight guardsmen were reportedly ...
Eight Iranian border guards have been killed in clashes with militants near the Turkish frontier. Iranian state television and the official IRNA ...
... in the Qandil region near the Iranian border, have been carried out regularly since July 2015, when the PKK resumed its armed campaign.
... gaps in the Soviet Union's air-defense radar network along the Iranian border--and also to test just how those defense worked when alerted.
The Iranian foreign Ministry has denied allegations that it has closed border crossings with Ikby. Iran's Tasnim news agency announced that ...
25 referendum on independence as the leading Kurdish parties meet some 40 kilometers from the Iranian border. A Kurdistan 24 correspondent confirmed the ...
No terrorist organization can be sheltered along Turkey's southern border or establish control in the north of Syria and Iraq. No foreign country ...
Tehran- Armenian Prime Minister Karen Karapetyan announced that Armenia is completing the establishment of a free economic zone on the ...
In 2016, 42 human mules in Kurdish areas were shot dead by Iranian border guards and 22 died as a result of hypothermia and other causes, ...


 

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