Doctors protest against abductions

Street of pharmacies...Photo Shakhawan Mahmood

Doctors and health employees of Kirkuk launched a protest by closing their pharmacies 

Solav and Fatat win Kirkuk Table Tennis Championship

Fatat v Kaiwan...Photo Karwan Salhi

Kirkuk Table Tennis Championship ended on June 27 with Solav ranked the first among boys’ clubs and Fatat among the girls’.

KRG sends 200 megawatts to Kirkuk next month

Masoud Barzani, President of Iraqi Kurdistan

Masoud Barzani, president of the Kurdistan region in Iraq announced that Kirkuk will receive 200 megawatts of electricity starting next month.

Kirkuk library reconstructed

Opening ceremony by Kirkuk governor...Photo Jamshid Zangana

It has been eighteen months since the first reconstruction work started in Kirkuk’s public library. The library was re-opened on June 27, 2011 with six thousand new books, and an additional department of children’s books.

Nine-year-old abducted child released

Nine-year-old Murad Fazil Khurshid, who was abducted four days ago, was released on June 28. 

Attempt to murder chief of Riyadh district fails

Chief of Riyadh district was rescued from an attempted murder using a bombed motorcycle in Riyadh bazaar.

Physician kidnapped in front of his clinic

  Ghazi Ali, director of the Miqdad office from Kirkuk Police said a physician has been kidnapped by unknown assailants on the evening of Thursday June 24 in front of his clinic in Kirkuk, which lies in the doctors Street.

Cattle-breeding spreads in Domez streets

Cows spreading in Domez...Photo Nibras Fars

The phenomenon of breeding sheep, goats and cattle in the streets of the Domez west of Kirkuk has turned some empty squares into the garden of animals.

Younis Mahmood ranked 8 among Arab players for decade

Younis Mahmood...Photo Ali Shahim

Eurosport channel conducted a survey on the best 30 Arab players for a decade, 2001-2011, and Younish Mahmood from Kirkuk was one of the 30.

Arabic Movement Project calls for release of Arab officers

Arabic Movement Project Logo

AMP called for the release of the abductees and prisoners of the Arab officers to promote national reconciliation.

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