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Mass graves in central Congo bear witness to growing violence
Reuters - 2017-03-20 08:01
TSHIMBULU, Democratic Republic of Congo (Reuters) - The increasingly brutal nature of fighting in central Congo between the army and local militia is on vivid display in the village of Tshienke, where the bodies of rebel fighters last month were dumped in ...

L'ONU accuse la Turquie de "graves violations des droits de l'homme" contre les Kurdes | Euronews
Euronews - 2017-03-16 04:32

L’ONU accuse la Turquie de «graves violations» dans la région kurde - La Nouvelle République -
Lnr Dz - 2017-03-12 17:09

L’ONU accuse Ankara de «graves violations» en pays kurde | Le Devoir
Ledevoir - 2017-03-11 18:12

L’ONU accuse Ankara de « graves violations » dans la région kurde - L'Orient-Le Jour
Lorientlejour - 2017-03-11 03:45

L'ONU accuse Ankara de «graves violations» des droits de l'homme dans les régions kurdes — RT en français
RT - 2017-03-11 03:01

Les Kurdes de Turquie victimes de « graves violations » des droits de la personne, selon l'ONU | ICI.Radio-Canada.ca
Radio Canada - 2017-03-11 03:01

L’ONU accuse la Turquie de “graves violations des droits de l’homme” contre les Kurdes [Vidéo]
Yahoo - 2017-03-11 03:01

L'Expression - Le Quotidien - L'ONU accuse Ankara de "graves violations"
Lexpressiondz - 2017-03-11 03:01

L'ONU accuse Ankara de «graves violations» dans la région kurde - Europe - RFI
RFI - 2017-03-11 00:06

Un rapport des Nations Unies fait état de destructions massives et de graves violations des droits dans le Sud-Est de la Turquie depuis juillet 2015
Institut Kurde - Paris - 2017-03-11 00:05

La Turquie dénonce un rapport de l'ONU qui l'accuse de « graves violations » dans la région kurde | ICI.Radio-Canada.ca
Radio Canada - 2017-03-10 22:06

Turquie: «Graves violations» des droits de l'homme - Monde - lematin.ch
Lematin - 2017-03-10 21:55

L'ONU accuse Ankara de "graves violations" dans la région kurde
Institut kurde - Paris - 2017-03-10 21:46
Les forces de sécurité turques auraient commis de "graves violations" lors des actions menées contre les rebelles kurdes depuis la fin du cessez-le-feu à l'été 2015, a dénoncé vendredi l'ONU, en réclamant à nouveau une enquête indépendante urgente. ...

Ankara dénonce le rapport de l'ONU "biaisé" sur la région kurde
Institut kurde - Paris - 2017-03-10 21:46
Ankara a rejeté vendredi un rapport dans lequel l'ONU l'accuse de "graves violations" dans la région kurde du sud-est de la Turquie depuis la fin du cessez-le-feu à l'été 2015, le jugeant "biaisé" et "basé sur de fausses informations". ...

Turquie : "graves violations" dans la région kurde, selon l'ONU, Ankara dément
Institut kurde - Paris - 2017-03-10 21:46
Les forces de sécurité turques auraient commis de "graves violations" des droits de l'homme dans leurs opérations contre les rebelles kurdes du sud-est de la Turquie depuis la fin du cessez-le-feu à l'été 2015, ont déploré vendredi les Nations unies dans ...

Turquie : "graves violations" dans la région kurde, selon l'ONU, Ankara dément
Romandie - 2017-03-10 21:44

Graves violations des droits de l'homme dans le sud-est turc - Challenges.fr
Challenges - 2017-03-10 20:29

L'ONU accuse Ankara de "graves violations" dans la région kurde
Romandie - 2017-03-10 17:22

La ONU acusa a Turquía de “graves violaciones” de derechos humanos en el conflicto kurdo
El Pais - 2017-03-10 17:20
El informe del Alto Comisionado indica que han muerto 2.000 personas y hasta 500.000 han tenido que abandonar sus hogares ...

L’ONU accuse la Turquie de « graves violations » dans la région kurde
Lemonde - 2017-03-10 15:38

L'ONU accuse Ankara de «graves violations» dans la région kurde | JDM
Journaldemontreal - 2017-03-10 12:48

ONU: Ankara accusée de «graves violations» dans la région kurde
Lefigaro - 2017-03-10 11:53

L'ONU accuse Ankara de "graves violations" dans la région kurde - La Libre.be
Lalibre - 2017-03-10 10:44

'Hundreds' of US Jewish graves attacked in Philadelphia
BBC - 2017-02-27 18:19
The incident marks the second major attack against a Jewish cemetery in the past week. ...

[Video] Blowing up houses, digging up graves: Iraqis purge Islamic State
NRT - 2017-02-19 22:08

Blowing up houses, digging up graves: Iraqis purge Islamic State
NRT - 2017-02-19 14:25

Update on Documentation of IS Genocide Against Yezidis
BAS News - 2017-02-05 00:19
Dozens of mass graves found with a large number of documents proving the genocide ERBIL — A total of 32 mass graves have so far been discovered after the liberation of Sinjar and other Kurdish areas in the Nineveh Plain from Islamic State (IS), a Kurdish ...

Mosul residents dig up loved ones from temporary graves for reburial
Rûdaw - 2017-01-29 13:50
We bury many dead people every day. ...

Iran calls for sterilization of homeless women
Kurdistan24 - 2017-01-04 20:02
Iranian homeless men and women sleep in open graves outside Tehran. (Photo: Archive) ...

Russian military report mass graves of civilians in Syria's Aleppo
DW - 2016-12-27 04:00
Russia's military has found a mass grave of Syrians, allegedly killed by rebel groups ahead of last week's evacuation. An independent monitoring group could not confirm how they died. ...

Mothers condemn the state forces bombing their children's graves
ANF/English - 2016-12-25 13:02
Mothers condemned the Turkish state forces that have demolished cemeteries in Nusaybin, saying they will defeat this atrocity that bombs their children's graves. ...

Why Preserving Mass-Graves of Iraq and Syria Would Allow Justice To Prevail
Newsweek - 2016-12-20 04:36
More than 70 mass-graves have been located in Syria and Iraq since their ISIS occupations. ...

From Aleppo’s graves, accusing fingers point at Obama
Orient News - 2016-12-18 02:03

Copresidente del HDP encarcelado tiene graves problemas de salud
Kurdistan America Latina - 2016-12-12 20:01
El copresidente del Partido Democrático de los Pueblos (HDP), Selahattin […] ...

Palestine cemetery houses graves of Kurdish and Iraqi soldiers
Rûdaw - 2016-12-12 03:58
They died fighting alongside Palestinians in 1948 war ...

Two Kurdish Yazidi mass graves found near Iraq’s Mosul: official
E-Kurd - 2016-12-01 09:59
MOSUL,— Two mass graves of at least 18 Yazidi Kurds, thousands of whom have been killed and kidnapped by Islamic State, have been discovered as security forces fight to dislodge the militants from Mosul, a local official said. Kurdish peshmerga forces fou ...

Two Yazidi mass graves found near Sinjar, Iraq
DW - 2016-11-28 15:52
Two mass graves containing the bodies of Iraqi Yazidis have been discovered near Sinjar in northern Iraq. Almost 30 such graves have been uncovered since anti-"Islamic State" forces retook Sinjar last year. ...

Peshmerga discover two more Ezidi mass graves in Shingal: Mayor
Kurdistan24 - 2016-11-28 14:19
Bones, suspected to belong to members of the Kurdish Ezidi community, are seen in a mass grave on the outskirts of the city of Sinjar, Nov. 30, 2015. (Photo: Ari Jalal/Reuters) ...

Two Yazidi mass graves found near Iraq's Sinjar
Dailymail - 2016-11-27 22:38
Two graves containing the bodies of Iraqi Yazidis believed to have been killed by the Islamic State group have been discovered in northern Iraq, a local offi... ...

Two suspected Yazidi mass graves found near Mosul
Aljazeera - 2016-11-27 17:29
The graves containing bones and identity cards discovered near Shababit junction in northwestern Iraq. ...

Two more mass graves found in Shingal, bringing total to 29
Rûdaw - 2016-11-26 17:48
'each contained about 10 bodies ...

Directora de Conferencia Estrella martirizada debido a su herida.
Hawar News - 2016-11-22 09:35
AFRIN – Fatima Suleiman, Directora de Conferencia Estrella en el distrito de Janders, perdió la vida debido a sus graves heridas cuando el ejército de ocupación turco se había dirigido a la aldea fronteriza de Shadia. Después de recibir tratamiento médico ...

ISIS killed 300 Iraqi police officers, dumped them in mass graves
Aranews - 2016-11-18 01:54
ARA News Erbil – A mass grave discovered near Mosul by Iraqi Security Forces on November 7, 2016, most likely contains the bodies of at least 300 former local police officers executed by the Islamic State, also known as ISIS, Human Rights Watch reported t ...

Iraqi forces find two mass graves in Sharqat after evicting ISIS
Rûdaw - 2016-11-08 16:09
They contained 40 bodies ...

L’ONU dénonce de graves violations des droits de l’homme au Burundi
ress - 2016-09-21 08:49
Le gouvernement burundais est responsable de graves violations des droits, systématiques et constantes, accuse mardi une mission d’enquête de l’ONU. ...

Syrie : la trêve en danger après de graves violations
Leparisien - 2016-09-16 18:55
La trêve initiée lundi en Syrie par l'accord russo-américain vit peut-être ses dernières heures. De violents combats ont opposé vendredi régime et rebelles et un raid aérien a tué trois civils. Le Conseil... ...

EU lawmakers seek help to preserve Iraq, Syria mass graves
E-Kurd - 2016-09-06 14:09

AP survey concludes 5,200-15,000 buried in ISIS mass graves
Rûdaw - 2016-08-31 07:48
The survey documented and mapped 72 mass graves ...

Survey Reveals 72 ISIS Mass Graves Across Syria, Iraq
AINA - 2016-08-31 05:00

Islamic State buried thousands in 72 mass graves
E-Kurd - 2016-08-30 11:48

Iraq hangs 36 IS members convicted of Speicher Massacre
Kurdistan24 - 2016-08-21 18:56
Uncovering of the mass graves of Iraqi soldiers massacred by the Islamic State (IS) in Tikrit, Salahaddin Province, Iraq. (Photo: Reuters) ...

Most of Yezidi mass graves inaccessible due to ISIS snipers
Rûdaw - 2016-08-03 18:46
remains of 67 Yezidi victims are in the three mass graves ...

KRG Hosts Second Meeting on IS Genocide Against Yazidis
BasNews - 2016-08-01 12:21
An international committee was formed to exhume the Yazidi mass graves ERBIL — Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) on Monday held the second meeting to discuss the latest developments in the efforts to recognize the Genocide of Yazidis at the hand of the ...

Turquie : la France demande à ses ressortissants de ne pas sortir de chez eux
Rojbas - 2016-07-16 00:31
Le ministère français des Affaires étrangères a recommandé à ses ressortissants présents en Turquie de ne pas sortir en raison des “évènements graves” en cours à Ankara et Istanbul, a-t-on appris vendredi de source diplomatique française. L’armée turque a ...

Shingal authorities to enact measures to prevent mass graves from being burnt
Rûdaw - 2016-06-28 12:13
A fire which started near a mass grave there spread and consumed that grave, burning the bodies in it ...

Yazidi Kurds unearth mass graves to document Islamic State slaughter
E-Kurd - 2016-06-20 17:27

Iraqi Kurdistan´s ruling party imposes sanctions on Shingal region
Ezîdî Press Kurdistan - 2016-06-09 04:28
Shingal – Villages and towns still lie in ruins, many of the mass graves have not yet been uncovered while over 95% of Shingal´s population continues to live in refugee camps. And yet, Iraqi Kurdistan´s ruling Kurdistan Democratic Party (KDP) and its pres ...

Around 10 Mass Graves Found Near Mosul
BasNews - 2016-06-06 12:30
The mass graves are believed to contain a huge number of corpses MOSUL - A number of mass graves have been discovered in Hardan area in the west of Mosul near Sinjar town which are expected to contain a huge number of victims. The spokesperson of the min ...

Turquie : l’ONU inquiète d’éventuelles violations graves commises par les forces de sécurité dans le sud-est
Rojbas - 2016-05-12 00:15
10 mai 2016 – Le Haut-Commissaire des Nations Unies aux droits de l’homme, Zeid Ra’ad Al Hussein, a déclaré mardi avoir reçu une série d’informations alarmantes sur de nombreuses violations qui auraient été commises par les forces de sécurité et militaire ...

Over 50 mass graves discovered in western Iraq
Kurd Press - 2016-05-11 00:33
50 mass graves have been discovered in the areas previously seized by the militants of the Islamic State (IS) in Anbar province, Jan Kubis, the Special Representative of UN Secretary-General, said. ...

Over 50 Mass Graves Discovered in Western Iraq
BasNews - 2016-05-07 17:35
Three graves containing 40 bodies found in a stadium in Anbar BAGHDAD - 50 mass graves have been discovered in the areas previously seized by Islamic State (IS) militants in Anbar province, said Ján Kubiš, the Special Representative of UN Secretary-Gener ...

Experts train Kurds on unearthing, documenting mass graves in Shingal - Iraq Oil Report
Iraqoilreport - 2016-04-01 03:05

Experts train Kurds on unearthing, documenting mass graves in Shingal
Rûdaw - 2016-03-30 10:20
Kurdish investigators are being trained by ICMP experts ...

ICMP Starts Exhuming Yazidi Mass Graves in Sinjar
BasNews - 2016-03-28 13:52
The international organisation will also train local experts on exhumation and documentation of mass graves SINJAR — On 27th of March, an international team of experts began to exhume the Yazidi mass graves which had been discovered in Sinjar district, n ...

Graves of militants who fought Kurds cause differences in Kurdistan’s Hawraman
Rûdaw - 2016-03-28 13:51
‘there are five graveyards belonging to the terrorists ...

KRG Fences Yazidi Mass Graves
BasNews - 2016-03-23 17:40
It is aiming to protect the sites from destruction SINJAR — The Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) has decided to put up fences around the Yazidi mass graves discovered in northern Iraq after the Islamic State (IS) was driven out of the area. Hussein Qa ...

Iraqi Kurdistan to show Yazidi mass graves to ICC as evidence of IS genocide
E-Kurd - 2016-03-17 08:21

Kurdistan to show Yezidi mass graves to ICC as evidence of ISIS genocide
Rûdaw - 2016-03-17 07:10
2,500 Yezidis are confirmed dead, most in ISIS executions ...

The Lure of a Laptop vs. Kalashnikov
Rûdaw - 2016-03-15 18:36
There is no pulpit like the martyrs’ graves! ...

DNA Test Necessary to Exhume Yazidi Mass Graves: Kurdish MP
BasNews - 2016-03-06 12:59
There will be no accurate data if the arbitrary recovering of Yazidi corpses continue SINJAR — A Kurdish Member of the Iraqi Parliament has urged both the Iraqi and Kurdistan Regional governments to technically cooperate further in recovering the bodies ...

13 corpses discovered under rubble in Turkey's Cizire
Rûdaw - 2016-02-28 17:41
Corpses placed in mass graves since they were deformed and dismembered to be identified. ...

Turkish forces demolish the graves of Kurdish fighters in Cizre
ANF - 2016-02-23 13:27
State forces remain mobilized in Şırnak's Cizre district for the 72nd uninterrupted day despite the announcement of ending of operations two weeks ago when over 150 people trapped in several basements were savagely massacred. ...

Kurdish Yazidis Ask KRG to Protect Yazidi Mass Graves
BasNews - 2016-02-17 16:50
Mass graves can be used as proof of Yazidi Genocide by IS SINJAR — The Kurdish Yazidi community has demanded the Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) and the international community to protect Yazidi mass graves in the areas recently freed from the Islami ...

New report uncovers 35 Yazidi mass graves in Iraq
Kurdishglobe - 2016-02-06 00:15

HRW Urges Kurdish Government to Protect Yazidi Mass Graves
BasNews - 2016-01-30 21:04
The mass grave to be used as prove of Yazidi genocide by ISIS ERBIL – Human Rights Watch (HRW) has called on Kurdistan Regional Government and Iraqi authorities to do more to protect and preserve the Yazidi mass graves, so it can use in future persecution ...

Shingal: Three more mass graves found
Waarmedia - 2016-01-23 23:57
Waar, Duhok: A Peshmerga force has found three more mass graves in the west of Shingal town containing 150 bodies of Yezidi Kurds, the town’s mayor said. “A Peshmerga force yesterday found three mass graves with the bodies of 150 Yezidis Kurds near Domiz ...

1,600 Yazidi Victims Found in 20 Mass Graves in Sinjar
BasNews - 2016-01-19 18:51
KRG will soon start recovering eight mass graves SINJAR — After overrunning the predominantly Yazidi town of Sinjar in August 2014 and taking control of the area for almost 15 months, the Islamic State (IS) insurgents killed over 1,500 civilians and capt ...

Three mass graves found in Syria’s Deir ez-Zor
Kurd Press - 2016-01-18 00:26
Three mass graves were found in the village of Abu Hamam in Syria’s eastern province of Deir ez-Zor, the Syrian Center for Human Rights reported on Wednesday. ...

Three mass graves found in ISIS-held Syrian province
Aranews - 2016-01-14 04:51
ARA News QAMISHLI – Three mass graves were found in the village of Abu Hamam in Syria’s eastern province of Deir ez-Zor, the Syrian Center for Human Rights reported on Wednesday. “The dead bodies found in the newly discovered mass graves are believed to b ...

Mass Graves, Missing Children: Evidence of Brutality in Iraqi Town of Sinjar
AINA - 2016-01-13 06:31

Khanaqin bombings lead to further instability in volatile border area
Rûdaw - 2016-01-11 21:00
An Iranian team exhuming mass graves from the war with Iraq was ambushed ...

KRG Martyrs Ministry to Start Uncovering Mass Graves in Sinjar
BasNews - 2015-12-20 20:27
Minister Mahmood Salih asks for US assistance to clear area from IEDs ERBIL – The Kurdistan Region's Minister of Martyrs and Anfal Affairs Mahmood Salih revealed that the investigation and uncovering of mass graves in and around the Yazidi town of Sinjar ...

More Yazidi mass graves discovered around Shingal
Kurd Press - 2015-12-12 00:13
The mayor of the Iraqi northern city of Shingal, Mahma Khalil, says a total of 17 sites with three or more bodies have been found around the city, failing to give figures on the amount of bodies expected to be found in recently discovered mass graves. ...

More Mass Graves Discovered in Sinjar
BasNews - 2015-12-09 13:19
Sites rigged with explosive devices SINJAR — Head of the Department for Mass Graves in the Kurdistan Region’s Ministry of Martyrs and Anfal Affairs has revealed that about 10 locations have been identified in Sinjar believed to be the sites of mass graves ...

16 mass graves found in Sinjar
Kurdishglobe - 2015-12-09 00:00

More Mass Graves Discovered Around Sinjar
BasNews - 2015-12-05 19:44
Sinjar Mayor says total of 17 sites discovered Sinjar – Without being able to give figures on the amount of bodies expected to be found in recently discovered mass graves, Sinjar Mayor Mahma Khalil says that a total of 17 sites with three or more bodies ...

NewU.N. says 16 mass graves discovered in Sinjar
NRT-TV - 2015-12-05 14:42

16 mass graves found in Iraq’s Kurdish Yazidi Sinjar after Islamic State retreat: UN
E-Kurd - 2015-12-05 10:04

3 more mass graves found in Shingal
Kurd Press - 2015-12-02 00:37
Kurdish officials said Sunday that three more mass graves have been found in the northern town of Shingal, where Kurdish forces backed by heavy U.S.-led airstrikes drove out Islamic State militants this month. ...

Yezidi mass graves found in northern Iraq after ISIS departure
Aranews - 2015-11-30 06:11
ARA News ERBIL – A least three mass graves belong to the Yezidi Kurds have been found in the region of Sinjar (Shingal) west of Mosul, Kurdish officials and local activists reported on Sunday. Sinjar was liberated by the Kurdish Peshmerga forces two weeks ...

Islamic State Booby Trap Mass Grave Found in Sinjar
BasNews - 2015-11-29 18:33
More graves uncovered in Sinjar SINJAR – Muhama Khalil, the mayor of Sinjar, has told reporters of the discovery, and subsequent defusing, of a booby trap in one of several recently uncovered mass graves. The graves contain the remains of at least 113 Ya ...

18 mass graves unearthed in Shingal
Kurd Press - 2015-11-28 00:42
Some 18 mass graves have been founded and unearthed in the newly-released town of Shingal in western part of Kurdistan Region. ...

More mass graves found in Shingal
Rûdaw - 2015-11-26 10:01
Genocide experts examine Yezidi remains ...

[Video] Committee to begin exhuming Sinjar’s mass graves
NRT-TV - 2015-11-23 18:52

Shingal: 5 mass graves exhumed so far
Waarmedia - 2015-11-23 14:44
Waar, Duhok: The mayor of Shingal town has said that five mass graves containing the bodies believed to be of Yezidis murdered by IS terrorists have been found so far. In an interview, Mahma Khalil stated that IS terrorists, during their rule in Shingal, ...

Committee formed to exhume mass graves in Shingal: ministry
Waarmedia - 2015-11-20 20:40
Waar, Duhok: A committee has been set up by KRG’s Ministry of Martyrs and Anfal Affairs to exhume mass graves containing the bodies of Yezidis killed by IS terrorists in the newly-liberated Shingal town, the ministry said. The spokesperson of the ministry ...

ISIS vs Kurds in Sinjar News: Kurdish Fighters Unearth Mass Graves
Christianpost - 2015-11-17 12:45

Iraqi Kurds uncover mass graves in formerly IS-held Shingal
PUK Media - 2015-11-17 00:06

Two Mass graves found in Shingal
Kurdistan24 - 2015-11-16 21:05

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