# kurds - Thursday 8 February, 2018
Violence flared in eastern Syria where the US-led coalition said it killed pro-regime fighters to fend off an attack on its Kurdish allies.
# kurds - Sunday 22 October, 2017
The two US allies are at loggerheads over disputed territory in oil-rich Kirkuk.
# kurds - Monday 16 October, 2017
The US-led coalition against the Islamic State has urged the two sides to focus on fighting the extremists.
# kurds - Sunday 30 April, 2017
These crimes include offences carried out by Islamic State extremists.
# kurds - Saturday 17 December, 2016
Television pictures showed bus reduced to a smouldering wreck by the impact of the blast, as wounded were taken to ambulances.
# kurds - Monday 17 October, 2016
The city fell to IS fighters in June 2014. It is their last stronghold in Iraq.
# kurds - Saturday 19 March, 2016
Four people were killed and 36 injured in this morning’s attack. The blast is the sixth major bombing to take place in Turkey since last July.
# kurds - Sunday 27 December, 2015
The girl was hit in the head when her family home was shelled.
# kurds - Tuesday 2 June, 2015
He said has written to family and friends to tell them he loves them as he “might not see them again”.
# kurds - Monday 20 October, 2014
“We have no wish at all to see Kobane fall.”
# kurds - Monday 6 October, 2014
Syrian Kurds are fighting IS in the crucial town of Kobane.
# kurds - Sunday 21 September, 2014
Hundreds of Kurds abandoned their homes after warnings from Islamic State.
# kurds - Friday 15 August, 2014
The decision follows a rare summer meeting of EU foreign ministers, including Charlie Flanagan, in Brussels today.
# kurds - Monday 11 August, 2014
France is calling on the European Union to follow suit.
# kurds - Sunday 10 August, 2014
US forces said they had “successfully (conducted) four airstrikes to defend Yazidi civilians being indiscriminately attacked”.
# kurds - Saturday 9 August, 2014
US warplanes bombed Islamic State positions in northern Iraq yesterday.
# kurds - Friday 11 July, 2014
The move has put strain on the frayed relationship between Iraqi and Kurdish leaders.
# kurds - Thursday 3 July, 2014
Forces on the ground are struggling to break the stalemate with militants.
# kurds - Wednesday 8 May, 2013
PKK fighters are preparing to withdraw to northern Iraq, in a major step towards ending a three-decade long conflict that has left tens of thousands dead.
# kurds - Thursday 10 January, 2013
The French Interior Minister visited the scene and described the killings as “assassinations”.
# kurds - Tuesday 24 July, 2012
Iraq says it won’t do any deals with the US oil giant until it terminates work with the Kurds.
# kurds - Thursday 29 December, 2011
A pro-Kurdish legislator has claimed that most of the dead were not militants but teenagers making a living by carrying diesel fuel from Iraq into Turkey on donkeys.
# kurds - Thursday 24 November, 2011
Erdogan said one of the obstacles to Turkey being among “the world’s most powerful states” is that it cannot face up to its past – however his apology appeared more motivated towards embarrassing the opposition.
# kurds - Saturday 12 November, 2011
The 24 hostages – 18 passengers and six crew – were found unharmed.
# kurds - Saturday 8 October, 2011
According to activists, President Bashar Assad’s troops shot dead two people at the funeral of Kurdish leader Mashaal Tammo today.
# kurds - Tuesday 23 August, 2011
Turkey launched artillery and air strikes against Kurdish separatists after eight Turkish soldiers and a government-paid village guard were killed in an ambush by the PKK.
# kurds - Sunday 12 June, 2011
The government of prime minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan may seek to reform the country’s military-era constitution in its third term.
# kurds - Thursday 3 March, 2011
Ten people, mostly journalists, have been arrested in Turkey in a crackdown on an alleged network accused of conspiring to topple the country’s government.