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Iran arrests six for dancing Zumba

Waar Media - 2017-08-11 11:44
WAAR-DUHOK: Iran has arrested six people for teaching Zumba classes to children, accusing them of trying to “change lifestyles” in the Islamic Republic. The group of four men and two women were charged over their dancing and for not adhering to the count ...

Around 12 IS Children Held by Iraqi Authorities in Baghdad

BAS News - 2017-08-10 23:06
BAGHDAD — More than 12 children affiliated to the so-called Islamic State were taken by the Iraqi authorities and are held in social care, according to a government minister. Mohamed Shayya al-Sudani, Iraq’s Minister of Labor and Social Affairs, told Al ...

Children’s suffering increase in Ain Issa camp

ANHA - 2017-08-09 11:19
Al-Raqqa people and particularly children’s suffering is increasing due to the high temperature that exceeded 45o Celsius degree, consequently, many diseases broke out among children due to drinking the hot water. ...

The Islamic Republic forces murdered another Kurdish innocent civilian.

Kurdistan Human Rights Association - 2017-08-06 21:20
According to a report to the Kurdistan Human Rights Association , on the night of 6 August 2017, the Islamic Republic of Iran’s police force murdered another innocent civilian. Farhad Zardi, a 26 years old married and has two children, along with a number ...

Latest Update of Yezidi Victims since IS Attack in 2014

BAS News - 2017-08-06 11:18
ERBIL — The General Directorate of Yezidi Affairs at Kurdistan Region’s Ministry of Endowment and Religious Affairs reported on Sunday that over 40 mass graves of Yezidis have been found in Sinjar and nearly 3,000 Yezidi children were left orphans as a r ...

KMEWO’s Statement on the 3rd Anniversary of the Yazidi Genocide

Kurdish & ME Women's Organisation - 2017-08-04 03:55
Three years after the Yazidi Genocide, KMEWO calls on the Kurdish and Iraqi governments to act on the horrific human rights abuses suffered by 6,470 abducted Yazidi women and children. On August 3, 2014, Islamic State (IS) began an attack on the Yazidi c ...

Russian girls to be conscripted for military service

Waar Media - 2017-08-02 12:55
WAAR-DUHOK: According to Russian law, all male citizens aged 18-27 are obliged to serve in the military for one year. Exceptions are allowed for people with health problems, single providers with pensioner parents or small children, and a few other group ...

Turkish army formed groups in al-Shahba to trade in children organs

ANHA - 2017-08-01 17:11
SULEIMAN AHAMD AL-SHAHBA- A special source of Hawar news agency from al-Shahba occupied areas stated that the Turkish MIT formed groups to arrest children from the Kurdish villages and trade in their body organs. A source stated that a group of agencies d ...

IS mercenaries attacked civilians with booby-trapped vehicle

ANHA - 2017-07-30 17:59
IS mercenaries attacked the specialist group for liberating the civilians in the ranks of SDF who tried to rescue a number of civilians with a booby-trapped vehicle and land-mines. The attack resulted in martyring 4 children and 2 fighters in addition to ...

IS Mufti's Wife Burns Herself And Her Children Alive

BAS News - 2017-07-29 20:25
ERBIL— The wife of the Islamic State (IS) Mufti in Tal Afar (nearly 60km west of Mosul) killed herself and her three children on Saturday. An informed source from Nineveh province was cited in the Iraqi media reports as saying the women set herself and t ...

“Zarokên ji Sûriyeyê ji bîr nekin”

Waar Media - 2017-07-28 19:37
WAAR_Duhok Cristiano Ronaldoyê lîstikvanê Real Madrîda taxima Îspanyayê ji bo zarokên ku li Sûriyeyê di tesîra şer da dimînin peyama piştgiriyê weşand. Ronaldo di hesabê xwe yê medyaya civakî da navê “Save the Children”a saziya civaka sivîl etîket kir û ...

A year since Qamishlo terror attack

ANHA - 2017-07-27 11:36
in July 27, 2016, at 09:25, Qamishlo people opened their eyes on a truck explosion which hit their city leaving 58 martyrs most of them were women and children, also 3 members of Asayîş martyred, 177 people were wounded and massive damage was inflicted to ...

UN, WHO, Iraqi Gov. Design Health Strategy

BAS News - 2017-07-25 16:45
BAGHDAD — Under the Patronage of the Minister of Health and Environment, Adeelah Hamoud Hussien, Public Health Directorate (PHD) in collaboration with the World Health Organization (WHO), the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF), and the United Nation ...

Yemen'de çatışmalarda 4 bin çocuk hayatını kaybetti

BAS News - 2017-07-20 20:34
BasNews-Uluslararası sivil toplum kuruluşları, Yemen'de koalisyon güçlerinin geçen yıl çocukların ölümüne neden olan en az 23 saldırı düzenlediğini duyurdu.Çatışmalarda çocuk haklarının korunması konusunda çalışmalar yapan "Save the Children" ve "Watchli ...

Al-Raqqa’s liberation under way, children overwhelmed by joy

ANHA - 2017-07-20 16:33
Cheerful smiles on their faces despite the hideous scenes they witnessed amid IS rule of the city, by these smiles, they express how much they long to embrace freedom, some of al-Raqqa children missed their school, and some were obsessed with reaching SDF ...

IN PICTURES: Two Kurdish Yezidi Children Freed from IS

BAS News - 2017-07-17 11:20
DUHOK — As the Iraqi forces are clearing the newly-liberated Mosul from the remaining Islamic State (IS) elements, two more Kurdish Yezidi children were liberated on Sunday. Hussein Qaidi, head of Kurdistan Region's office for Yezidi Abductees' Affairs, ...

Over 500 Iraqi Children Killed, Injured in First Half of 2017

BAS News - 2017-07-17 00:27
ERBIL — The United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) has revealed that 506 children were killed or injured during the military conflicts between the Iraqi army and Islamic State (IS) militants during the first half of 2017. The Chief of Field Operation at ...

Rescued Yezidi Child No Longer Able to Speak Kurdish

BAS News - 2017-07-16 17:47
Three children were freed today ERBIL— Three young Yezidi children were rescued from the Islamic State (IS) grip in Mosul on Sunday, including one who cannot speak Kurdish anymore, said an official. The 12-years-old Imad Klu Tamo along with two little gi ...

“All my hopes came back”

Malala - 2017-07-16 08:19
On my Girl Power Trip, I met Nayir, a 13-year-old IDP who endured years of conflict in Mosul before fleeing with her family Malala meets with children in a camp for Mosul evacuees. (Credit: Malin Fezehai for Malala Fund)Two days ago, I landed in northern ...

Turkey-backed mercenary gangs commit war crimes

ANHA - 2017-07-15 13:27
A child dissident splitting from Turkey-backed mercenaries controlling the area from Jarablus city to Azaz city north of Syria and reaching al-Bab, said that the mercenary gangs are recruiting children and minors less than 17 years old assuring that Ahrar ...

Women and Children Advocate Malala Visits IDPs, Northern Iraq

BAS News - 2017-07-13 17:42
ERBIL — Malala Yousafzai, who is a globally recognised children and women's activist, arrived in the Kurdistan Region earlier this week and visited internally displaced persons (IDPs) in Hassan Sham camp near Erbil, to promote the rights of displaced wom ...

IS Hangs Seven Children in Tal Afar

BAS News - 2017-07-10 16:41
ERBIL— In reprisal for the escape of their family members, seven children were hanged by the Islamic State (IS) militants in Tal Afar, west of Mosul. Jabbar al-Ma'muri, a leader of the Shi'ite paramilitary forces, stated on Monday that the IS committed t ...

Turkish occupation recruiting children in their ranks

ANHA - 2017-07-09 16:48
More and more dissidents’ cases are witnessed in the Turkish occupation army’s ranks where 4 other youths from al-Tabqa city deceived by Turkish occupation split including two children. ...

Five More Yezidi Children Freed from IS in Raqqa

BAS News - 2017-07-08 19:31
ERBIL— Five more Yezidi children were rescued from Islamic State (IS) grip in Raqqa, Syrian, and were returned to the town of Sinune, Nineveh province on Saturday. A relative of the liberated children, Nawaf Qasim, told BasNews that four girls and a boy, ...

Turkish army shells Syrian Kurdistan’s Afrin, multiple dead

E-Kurd - 2017-07-07 14:31
AFRIN, Syrian Kurdistan,— Syrian Kurdish forces say Turkish forces and Ankara-backed Syrian Arab fighters have shelled Kurdish villages in Syrian Kurdistan, killing a woman and two children. The Kurdish-run Hawar news agency said Tuesday the overnight sh ...

Tensions rise between Iraqi civilians and govt forces in Mosul

E-Kurd - 2017-07-07 14:31
MOSUL,— “Don’t stop!” the Iraqi special forces lieutenant yelled as a wave of fleeing civilians trudged past his position in Mosul’s Old City in the scorching heat. “Don’t pretend you’re tired! Keep going!” Nearby, dozens of women and children, their han ...

BCF Issues Donation to 6,000 Orphans across Kurdistan

BAS News - 2017-07-05 18:22
ERBIL— Some 6,000 orphan children will benefit from a gift that Barzani Charity Foundation (BCF) is going to distribute on Thursday. Each child will receive 140 USD as gift from the foundation which is offering the donation jointly with the Emirates Red ...

17 Turkmen Children Released From IS in West Mosul

BAS News - 2017-07-04 23:23
MOSUL — Seventeen children, who were held captive by the Islamic State (IS) militants in western Mosul, were released on Tuesday, as the Iraqi forces successfully advanced against IS in the area, head of the Turkmen Rescue Foundation in Iraq said. Accord ...

Suicide Attack Kills 14 Civilians in a Refugee Camp in Anbar

BAS News - 2017-07-02 23:01
ANBAR — A suicide attack in a refugee camp in the province of Anbar, killed 14 civilians on Sunday, a local official said. According to Hussein Kassar, a security adviser to Anbar’s provincial council, the killed civilians were women, children and one po ...

Yezidi Official Warns About Brainwashed Yezidi Children

BAS News - 2017-07-02 19:46
ERBIL— Hundreds of Kurdish Yezidi children who have been freed from Islamic State (IS) captivity need supervision in order to emancipate themselves from the extremist mentality dictated to them, said a Yezidi official on Sunday. Khayri Bozani, the genera ...

Two Kurdish Yezidi Children and a Man Freed from IS in Mosul

BAS News - 2017-07-01 15:32
DUHOK — As the fight against the Islamic State (IS) in Iraq is nearing its end, three more Kurdish Yezidi abductees were freed from the extremist group on July 1. Kurdistan Region’s Directorate of Yezidi Abductees Affairs stated that three Kurdish Yezidi ...

Children Still in Danger in Liberated Mosul: UNICEF

BAS News - 2017-06-30 23:56
SOFIA — A number of children believed to still be trapped in the Old City of Mosul, despite the declared defeated of the so-called Islamic State (IS). UNICEF mission representative in Iraq, Peter Hawkins, said on Friday that it is difficult to say how ma ...

Mini library Kewrgosk camp

Green Kids - 2017-06-30 02:26
Opening of our third mini library at kewrgosk camp for Syrian children all books and toys were donated by Dutch... ...

Somali'de 20 bin çocuk 'açlıktan ölebilir'

Roja Welat - 2017-06-30 02:12
Save the Children (Çocukları Koruyun), Somali'de İslamcı militanların kontrol ettiği bölgelere erişim sağlanamadığı için 20 bin çocuğun açlıktan ölme tehlikesi ile karşı karşıya olduğunu açıkladı ...

Metirsî heye bi hezaran zarokên li Somalîyê bimirin

Bianet - 2017-06-30 00:15
Save the Children û UNESCOyê eşkere kir, li Somaliyê komên Îslamîst rê girtine û alîkarî nagihe bi hezaran zarokan. Metirsî heye bi hezaran zarok ji ber kêmavî û kêmxwarinê bimirin. ...

20 Children Held by IS Freed in Mosul

BAS News - 2017-06-29 21:09
45 militants killed in clashes with Iraqi forces ERBIL— Along with liberating further areas in Mosul on Thursday, some 20 children who were held captive by Islamic State (IS) militants were also freed by Iraqi forces in the Old City of Mosul. Federal Pol ...

Three Yezidi Girls among 20 Liberated Children in Mosul

BAS News - 2017-06-29 21:09
ERBIL— Some 20 children were liberated by the Iraqi forces in Shifa neighborhood of Mosul on Thursday, including three Kurdish Yezidi girls. A Yezidi officer at the Iraqi Ministry of Interior, Raghdan Mado, told BasNews that all the people who were rescu ...

PKK Recruits Yezidi Children into Armed Conflicts: US

BAS News - 2017-06-28 00:56
ERBIL — The US Department of State has warned about several armed groups operating in Iraq, including the Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK), of “forcibly recruitment” of children into armed conflicts ongoing in the country. “Children remain highly vulnerabl ...

Civilians Killed, Injured in Unidentified Jet Airstrikes in Anbar

BAS News - 2017-06-27 00:21
ANBAR — Unidentified fighter planes shelled on Monday a village in western Iraqi province of Anbar, killing two civilians whereas nine others were injured. A local source told Sputnik that two children are among the injured while most of the victims are ...

BCF Establishes Two Schools for IDPs on Mount Sinjar

BAS News - 2017-06-24 19:14
ERBIL— In order for the displaced Kurdish Yezidi children to continue their study, Barzani Charity Foundation (BCF) has established two schools on Mount Sinjar. The foundation has also hired 22 teachers for the primary and secondary schools which togethe ...

The bullets and mines left by the Iran Iraq War sacrifice Kurdish citizens.

Kurdistan Human Rights Association - 2017-06-24 05:28
According to a source from the Kurdistan Human Rights Association , on Thursday evening, 22/6/2017, at the foot of Mount Kudu in the region (Haji Omran) in the south of Kurdistan, 3 Kurdish children from the village of Fah Rah Shan,because of mortar and m ...

War Remnants Kill 2 in Kurdistan

BAS News - 2017-06-23 03:57
SORAN — Two children, 14 and 16 years old, were killed overnight Thursday on the border areas between Kurdistan Region and Iran by an unexploded war remnant. According to Soran Directorate of Police, another person is injured due to the explosion of a la ...

1,075 Iraqi Children Killed Since 2014, 5 Million Need Urgent Aid: UNICEF

BAS News - 2017-06-22 11:34
ERBIL — After three years into the violence in Iraq, children are still trapped in an endless cycle of violence and increasing poverty, according to a UNICEF assessment entitled ‘Nowhere to Go’ released on Thursday. “Across Iraq, children continue to wit ...

Most of Yezidi Children Held by IS Are in Raqqa: Yezidi MP

BAS News - 2017-06-19 14:32
Some of the Yezidi children have been used in terrorist missions ERBIL — A large number of Kurdish Yezidi children are still held by the Islamic State (IS) militants and some of them have been used in terror attacks by the extremists , said a Kurdish Yez ...

400 Yezidi Women and Children En Route to Romania for Psychotherapy

BAS News - 2017-06-17 18:27
ERBIL— In a near future some 400 Yezidi women and children will be sent to Romania for receiving psychotherapy in the country, said the mayor of Yezidi dominated town of Sinjar. Mahma Khalil told BasNews on Saturday that the Kurdistan Regional Government ...

Children suffering in al-Raqqa camps amid lack of help

ANHA - 2017-06-17 15:12
Dust storms and polluted water in al-Towayhna camp northwest of al-Raqqa, in addition to that, many children have been affected with eye diseases, even worse, some children are unable to open their eyes. ...

Fate of 3,000 Yezidi Abductees Yet Unknown: Official

BAS News - 2017-06-16 12:54
The battle of Mosul would be incomplete without determining the fate of missing Yezidis, Mahma Khalil says ERBIL — The fate of more than 3,000 Yezidis, mostly women and children, abducted by the Islamic State (IS) extremist group in 2014, is still unknow ...

Revenge for Sinjar: Syrian Kurds free Islamic State slaves

Kom News - 2017-06-14 17:27
Islamic State (IS) militants enslaved Noura Khalaf for three years, dragging her from her small Iraqi village across their territory in Syria. They bought and sold her five times before she was finally freed with her children last week. Khalaf is one of ...
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