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      • A Turkish prosecutor demanded the dissolution of the KURSIAD and three years of imprisonment for Karadeniz because the association's charter included the words "Kurd" and "Kurdistan."
      Turkish court dissolves business association over word 'Kurdistan'
      • Rosneft oil company on Tuesday reported they had signed a cooperation agreement with the Kurdistan Region during the International Petroleum (IP) week conference in London, England.
      Russian Rosneft signs 'offtake contract' with Kurdistan in oil sector
      • The Netherlands supported the reforms in the Kurdistan Region and contributed €250,000 (about USD $270,000), the UN reported on Friday.
      Netherlands contributes $270K in Kurdistan Economic Reform Roadmap
      • Genel Energy oil and gas company on Monday announced the settlement of an agreement with the Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) to produce natural gas as well as export it to Turkey.
      Genel Energy begins investment in Kurdistan’s two gas fields
      • Kazakhstan’s Central Bank awarded a Kazakh Kurdish bank manager Narin Nadirova as the best banker of the year for 2016.
      Kurdish banker awarded the best in Kazakhstan
      • International oil companies operating in the Kurdistan Region on Monday confirmed they had received their payment from the Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG).
      International oil companies receive October payment from KRG
      • A Turkish public prosecutor's demand of retrial followed Naki's acquittal from terrorism related charges four months ago.
      Turkey court to retry Kurdish footballer Deniz Naki
      • American wrestlers were surprised by the warm welcome they received in Kermanshah (Kermashan), Iran’s Kurdistan, this week after the initial ban.
      American wrestlers warmly welcomed in Iran's Kurdistan
      • After his latest victory on Feb. 11, a Kurdish Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) fighter said the support from the Kurdish community was “humbling.”
      Kurdish MMA fighter: Support from Kurds ‘humbling’
      • Kurdish footballer Mahmoud Dahoud who has been linked with a move to English club Liverpool may head to Borussia Dortmund instead.
      Kurdish footballer to join Dortmund despite Liverpool interest
      • A Kurdish footballer in Turkey faces a potential five-year prison sentence for comments he shared on his social media accounts.
      Kurdish footballer faces prison sentence for ‘terror’ statements
      • A Kurdish footballer was nominated on Thursday for the prestigious European “Golden Boy” award.
      Kurdish footballer nominated for ‘Golden Boy’ award
      • "24 years ago, the morning after the opening day in autumn, the police took down its signboard from the building because it contained the word Kurdish."
      Turkey shutters Kurdish language institute
      • There will be no public celebrations for the New Year in Erbil Province due to the Islamic State (IS) war and financial crisis, the Governor said on Saturday.
      No public events in Erbil to celebrate New Year: Governor
      • "There are too many zealots in Turkey. They do not read history, books. They do not even know what they believe in."
      'Little tolerance' for art in Turkey: Kurdish artist
      • A restaurant recently opened under a collapsed building supported by one pillar attracts the people of Mosul with its delicious grilled foods.
      VIDEO: Risky local restaurant in Mosul attracts more visitors
      • Having won numerous awards for directing, acting, and screenplay, a young Iranian director’s debut movie has been a breakthrough.
      'Life Without Parole' takes Iranian cinema to a new level
      • Two brothers who were amputated by the so-called Islamic State (IS) in southeastern Mosul explained the crimes the extremist group committed against them.
      VIDEO: Youths amputated by IS in Mosul explain their stories