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Mass Graves Containing 400 IS Victims Found in Hawija

BAS News - 2017-11-12 12:05
KIRKUK — Mass graves containing around 400 bodies, believed to be Islamic State (IS) victims, have been discovered in Hawija district, southern Kirkuk Province. The graves were found at al-Bakkara military base, 3 km to southwest of Hawija, which IS had ...

« Va-t-on abandonner à son sort le Kurdistan ? » par Bernard-Henri Lévy, Salman Rushdie, Jean-Luc Marion, Bernard Kouchner, Daniel Cohn-Bendit, Adam Michnik, Michael Walzer (Le Monde, le 5 octobre 2017)

Bernard-Henri Lévy - 2017-10-06 22:15
Les vents mauvais de l’Histoire soufflent à nouveau sur le Kurdistan. De graves menaces sont proférées par ses puissants voisins (Irak, Iran, Syrie et Turquie), le punissant d’avoir exprimé massivement, par référendum, son aspiration à l’indépendance. Fer ...

Turquie : arrestations massives et violations graves des droits humains

Actukurde - 2017-09-27 11:51
La Journée Mondiale des droits de l'homme, le 10 décembre, a été marquée par des arrestations et des violations massives des droits de l’humain en Turquie. Plus de 100 personnes dont un maire et plusieurs responsables des ONG ont été arrêtées. Les ONG dén ...

Iraqi Forces Discover 500 Corpses in Two Mass Graves in Mosul

BAS News - 2017-08-25 21:36
ERBIL — The remains of 500 prisoners executed by the so-called Islamic State (IS) back in 2014 were found in recently liberated Mosul, Iraqi military media reported on Friday. According to a statement released by the Iraqi Defense Ministry's War Media Ce ...

Mass Graves of Yezidis in Sinjar to Be Exhumed: Official

BAS News - 2017-08-13 11:06
DUHOK — A joint committee from international and local representatives will soon be formed to exhume the mass graves of Kurdish Yezidis who were massacred by Islamic State (IS) in Sinjar. Rajab Ibrahim Jasim, director of Anfal and Martyrs Affairs in Duho ...

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 ...

Six Mass Graves of Yezidis Found in Southern Sinjar

BAS News - 2017-07-24 11:11
Yezidi official warns about the destruction of the graves SINJAR — Six mass graves containing bodies of Yezidi victims have been discovered in southern Sinjar region area which is under the control of the Shi’ite militia of Hashd al-Shaabi. Khairi Ziban, ...

Sinjar Mass Graves to Be Unearthed Soon

BAS News - 2017-07-17 17:49
ERBIL— The mass graves of the Kurdish people who were massacred by the Islamic State (IS) organization which have not been exhumed so far will be unearthed as soon as the legal barriers are removed, said the spokesperson for Kurdistan Ministry of Martyrs ...

Kurdish dance, music graces Canadian book launch

Kurdistan24 - 2017-06-27 03:05
Book launch of You Can't Bury Them All (ECW, 2016), Toronto. Left to right: Patrick Woodcock, poet; Paromita Kar, dancer; Siyar Yetim, musician. (Photo: Monica Graves) ...

Three Mass Graves Found in Sinjar's Compound

BAS News - 2017-06-01 16:30
ERBIL— In Sibashekhdr Compound of Sinjar (Nineveh province) three mass graves were discovered on Thursday, stated the administrator for Gir Uzer district. Khidir Rasho told BasNews they cannot tell the graves contain how many bodies but they contain the ...

Five More Mass Graves Discovered in Sinjar

BAS News - 2017-05-30 17:14
ERBIL— Five mass graves that contain the remains of Yezidi victims killed by Islamic State (IS) jihadists have been discovered in Sinjar, Nineveh province, said a general director at Kurdistan Region's Ministry of Endowment and Religious Affairs. Khayri ...

Mass Graves of Yezidis Under Threat of Disappearance in Sinjar: Mayor

BAS News - 2017-05-21 13:05
Hashd al-Shaabi forces in Sinjar are feared to destroy the mass graves SINJAR — The mass graves of Yezidis are under threat of disappearance and destruction by the Iraqi paramilitary forces engaged in the battle against the Islamic State in the Yezidi ar ...

[IN PICTURES]: Graves Belonging to Jews Found in Soran, Kurdistan

BAS News - 2017-05-16 13:21
ERBIL — Human remains found after a flood and soil erosion in Soran district in northern Kurdistan Region are believed to be the graves of the Jews who lived in the area before 1950. When the flood eroded the soil of a cemetery in Rost village of Balakay ...

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 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". ...

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 ...

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. ...

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... ...

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 ...

Syrie : la trêve en danger après de graves violations

Le Parisien - 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... ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...
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