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Barzani Announces Withdrawal From Presidential Race

The region, which had enjoyed unprecedented autonomy for years, has been in turmoil since the independence referendum a month ago prompted military and economic retaliation from Iraq's central government in Baghdad . The Iraqi military and the Kurdish minority had been clashing for several weeks in mostly low-level firefights until Friday, when they agreed to a cease-fire, and Kurdish forces abandoned the land they held, largely without resistance.


Minor boy dies after being hit by auto in UP minister's cavalcade

Minor boy dies after being hit by auto in UP minister's cavalcade

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has asked a senior police officer to submit a report on the incident, and ordered compensation of 500,000 rupees (RM33,000) for the boy's family. Gonda district magistrate has said that all vehicles of the minister's convoy will be brought in for technical examination. However, Rajbhar has claimed he was 25 kms away, in a different auto, when the accident took place.


Ko going the wrong way in KL

Ko going the wrong way in KL

Ko is seeking her first on the tour since July 2016. This one packed a little more excitement than she anticipated. First-round leader Lydia Ko of New Zealand struggled with a 72 that included four bogeys in the second, dropping into a tie for sixth at 6 under.


Prescription drug take back day is Saturday

Prescription drug take back day is Saturday

Syringes and liquids are not accepted. Heyworth Police Department, 108 S. Buchanan St. The drug take back program is part of a Drug Enforcement Agency initiative, and is held twice a year. Oleksyk. "They've already got over 20 pounds or so of meds off the streets". The Iowa Tribe Police Department is located south of Perkins on 750 Road, just west of the main tribal complex.



Iran asks UN nuclear chief to confirm it's complying with deal

The Iranian authorities on Sunday said that the International Atomic Energy Agency ( IAEA ) has not requested fresh inspections to verify Tehran's compliance with its international nuclear agreement and asked the organisation not to bow to pressure from the U.S.


Security Chief In Gaza Survives Assassination Attempt

Security Chief In Gaza Survives Assassination Attempt

Abu Naim was jailed by Israel for security crimes until he was released from prison as part of the prisoner swap that saw more than 1,000 Palestinians released in exchange for the repatriation of captured soldier Gilad Shalit, many of whom have since returned to terrorism.