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Dana Taib Menmy

Dana Taib Menmy

Dana Taib Menmy

Dana Taib Menmy is an investigative freelance journalist from the Iraqi Kurdistan region writing on issues of politics, society, human rights, security, and minorities. His work has appeared in Al-Monitor, Al Jazeera English, Middle East Eye, The National, among many other outlets

At least five people were killed on Saturday in two separate drone attacks in the Iraqi Kurdistan region.

21 May, 2022

Another severe sandstorm has hit Iraq, causing thousands of people to be hospitalised.

16 May, 2022

Dozens were injured due to a huge explosion caused by a gas leak at a cafeteria in Sulaymaniyah city in northern Iraq.

12 May, 2022

In-depth: Renewed fighting in the Sinjar province of northern Iraq continues to compound the displacement faced by the Yazidi people, who are caught in the crossfire of regional conflicts.

12 May, 2022

The bill, which threatens the death penalty or life imprisonment for calling for normalisation, aims to stamp out future efforts for Iraq and the Iraqi Kurdistan region to formalise ties with Israel

12 May, 2022

Judicial authorities in Erbil have formally released Berivan Ayoub, a female Kurdish protester after she was held without charges for over 16 months.

10 May, 2022

Kurdish authorities were likely directly involved in the 2010  kidnapping and murdering of Sardasht Osman, a young journalist from Erbil, three international press freedom organisations said in a recent investigation.

06 May, 2022

The situation in Sinjar is now stable after the Iraqi army and Yazidi forces agreed on a "fragile deal" to deescalate tensions.

05 May, 2022

The Iraqi army launched a large military operation to take over Sinjar and surrounding areas and weaken the control of Sinjar Resistance Units, sources told The New Arab on Monday

02 May, 2022

Iraqi Shias, Sunnis and Kurds have set two different dates for kicking off the Muslim holiday of Eid al-Fitr.

01 May, 2022