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Mine explosion Saqez citizen leg was amputated.

Kurdistan Human Rights Association - 2017-04-29 13:42
According to reports of Kurdistan Human Rights Association, this afternoon a citizen called Ahmad Gholami 48 years old parish Sharifabad Saqez of East Kurdistan, for picking plants, mountain base, abandoned Joshan was admitted, mine explosion wounded and ...

Residential Build schools villages of Bukan in East Kurdistan

Kurdistan Human Rights Association - 2017-04-29 13:42
According to a report received by the Kurdistan Human Rights Association to cite Hrana, Ahmad Rahmani, head of education Bukan in East Kurdistan announced that due to the exhaustion of the old and the 8 schools and 12 classrooms in the villages affiliated ...

Dire situation a woman 64 years old in Evin prison.

Kurdistan Human Rights Association - 2017-04-29 13:42
According to the report to the Kurdistan Human Rights Association Noshin Mirabdolbaqi 64 years ols prison sentence on charges of supporting Kurdish parties, insulting the founder of the Islamic Republic of Iran, blasphemy state, women’s rights, propaganda ...

Orumieh justice denied rehearing six Kurdish political prisoners

Kurdistan Human Rights Association - 2017-04-27 14:52
According to reports of Kurdistan Human Rights Association, in the past few days, Justice Orumieh city of East Kurdistan, request for retrial provided by lawyers rejected mentioned six political prisoner in prison. According to the report, the Supreme Cou ...

Warmongering and attacks against Rojava Kurdistan Turkish government

Kurdistan Human Rights Association - 2017-04-27 14:52
According to the report on the Kurdistan Human Rights Association, the Turkish army with heavy weapons to the villages Canton Efrin attacked these areas in Rojava Kurdistan bombing has made the People’s Defense Forces (Y P G) the duty to protect this part ...

Large blast and fire at Damascus airport: Syrian Observatory

Reuters - 2017-04-27 05:50
BEIRUT (Reuters) - A large explosion hit in the area of Damascus International Airport followed by a fire in the same place early on Thursday the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights, a Britain-based war monitor, said. ...

The continued detention of citizens in the northern Kurdish city of Van

Kurdistan Human Rights Association - 2017-04-26 08:45
According to reports, the Kurdistan Human Rights Association, Turkish police forces attacked the town of functions to homes of citizens in the city of Van, North Kurdistan, arrested at least 10 people. The news agency quoted Roj News, AKP on its repressiv ...

Lorestani of 1031 children to study failed

Kurdistan Human Rights Association - 2017-04-26 08:45
The population of Human Rights, Kurdistan, 1031 children Lorestani of education have failed, Asad Haidari Workgroup ladies province referring to the population of one million and 800 thousand province, said: “Of these 367 thousand children and adolescents ...

East Kurdistan was the victim of a mine exploding again.

Kurdistan Human Rights Association - 2017-04-26 08:45
According to reports received by Human Rights population of Kurdistan, yesterday 24 April 2017, Moloud Azizi son of Mohammad resident of the village of “Bimzorteh” Oshnavieh in East Kurdistan city functions because mine was wounded in the leg. It should b ...

Construction of new prisons in East Kurdistan, the Islamic Republic of Iran.

Kurdistan Human Rights Association - 2017-04-26 08:45
According to the Kurdistan Human Rights Association and quoting Mehr news agency that received, officials of the Islamic Republic of Iran in “Islamabad West” functions Kermanshah in East Kurdistan Province, plans to build a new prison in the city. The rep ...

Help us Call on the UN Human Rights Commissioner

Nadia Murad - 2017-04-26 04:41
Call on the UN Human Rights Commissioner to establish a Commission of Inquiry that collects evidence on crimes perpetrated by ISIS Read more on Global Citizen. ...

Scores of Mosul's Besieged Residents Die of Starvation

BAS News - 2017-04-25 21:53
ERBIL- Due to lack of food, tens of residents of Mosul have died of hunger and many more are threatened by starvation in the battle zone of the right bank of Mosul, warned the head of human rights committee at the Iraqi House of Representatives. Addressi ...

German police arrest two for alleged human smuggling

Reuters - 2017-04-25 19:56
BERLIN (Reuters) - German police arrested two men on Tuesday and carried out 22 searches in a crackdown on human trafficking that authorities say helped illegally secure asylum approvals for at least 10 migrants, mostly from Iran. ...

Canadian Poet’s Book About Kurds Nominated for JM Abraham Award

BAS News - 2017-04-25 16:45
ERBIL — Canadian poet Patrick Woodcock’s collection of poems titled You Can’t Bury Them All has been nominated for a JM Abraham Poetry Award. You Can’t Bury Them All, published in 2016, is Woodcock's ninth book. In it he explores the subject of human iso ...

At Least 12 Kolbars Died on Duty in One Month

BAS News - 2017-04-23 21:17
Four were shot dead by Iranian guards ERBIL— According to reported cases, at least 12 kolbars (porters who carry goods on their backs) lost their lives while conducting their business, said a human rights organization. Hengaw, and organization which moni ...

SDF Kills 30 IS Militants North of Raqqa, Makes Territorial Gains

BAS News - 2017-04-23 10:46
ERBIL — At least 30 militants of the Islamic State (IS) were killed during military confrontations with the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) who are closing in on IS’s proclaimed capital, Raqqa, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights (SOHR) Confirmed. Acc ...

Thousands of Hungarians rally to mock PM Orban

Reuters - 2017-04-22 18:23
BUDAPEST (Reuters) - Thousands of Hungarians joined a rally mocking Prime Minister Viktor Orban on Saturday, in the latest protest against what they call his attacks on democracy and human rights. ...

rnational organizations are silent on the situation of migrants

ANHA - 2017-04-21 22:20
MAED EL-SELÛM GIRE SPI – In Ayn Issa camp, the number of migrants is increasing. Facilities are limited and human rights organizations are silent in this situation. Raqqan migrants who have forcibly migrated due to the practices of ISIS gangs in the regio ...

Canada police charge woman for smuggling asylum-seekers from U.S.

Reuters - 2017-04-19 21:04
TORONTO/WINNIPEG (Reuters) - Canadian police on Wednesday said they charged a woman with human smuggling offences in connection with the asylum seekers who have been streaming over the border from the United States in growing numbers in recent months. ...

HRW to Turkey: End state of emergency and political violence

Waar Media - 2017-04-19 14:07
WAAR-DUHOK: Human Rights Watch has called on the Turkish government to reverse its extension of state of emergency in the country and end the political repression on opponents. In a statement on Monday the international human rights organisation recommen ...

Another Kolbar Dies of Falling from Mountains

BAS News - 2017-04-17 15:54
31 kolbars have died on duty this year ERBIL— A young kolbar from the Hawraman area of Iranian Kurdistan died on Monday as he fell from a mountain, raising the number of kolbars who died on duty in 2017 to 31, a human rights organization reported. Accord ...

Mexican human rights commission condemns killing of reporter

Reuters - 2017-04-16 00:42
MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Mexico's human rights commission on Saturday condemned the killing of a police beat reporter in western Mexico, the latest in a string of journalists shot down in acts that may be connected to their work. ...

SDF Reach Border of Tabqa

BAS News - 2017-04-15 22:20
ISTANBUL — The Kurdish-majority Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) have reached the outskirts of the Syrian town of Tabqa, located approximately 55 km from the city of Raqqa, according to the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights. The SDF fighters “are now hun ...

Kurdistan Islamic Parties To Form United Political Council

BAS News - 2017-04-15 21:27
KIM leader says they try to improve their attitudes towards human rights and women ERBIL— There are serious efforts by the Islamic parties in Kurdistan Region for forming a common political council, said a member of Kurdistan Islamic Movement (KIM) polit ...

UN experts warn Turkey on rights ahead of referendum

Waar Media - 2017-04-14 15:43
WAAR-DUHOK: UN experts Philip Alston, Special Rapporteur on extreme poverty and human rights; David Kaye, Special Rapporteur on the promotion and protection of the right to freedom of opinion and expression; Maina Kiai, Special Rapporteur on the rights t ...

Three Kurds "Humiliated" by Iranian Court Order

BAS News - 2017-04-13 15:36
Toilet pitchers were hanged to their necks in public ERBIL—Three Kurds from the Kurdish dominated Ilam province of Iran were forced to tour in their town with toilet pitchers hanged to their necks, a Kurdish human rights organization reported on Thursday ...

Iran court sentences Kurdish writer to three years in prison

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2017-04-13 02:04
Iran’s Islamic Revolutionary Court in Orumiyeh (also known in Kurdish as Urmiye) sentenced Kurdish writer and student Ali Badrkhani to three years in prison on 29 March, local sources told the Kurdistan Human Rights Network (KHRN). He was first arrested t ...

In solidarity with Bakur, a hunger strike begun in Iranian prisons

ANHA - 2017-04-12 18:45
NEWS DESK- 6 political detainees in the Iranian prisons in Rojhilat Kurdistan( East Kurdistan) have gone on hunger strikes in solidarity with the hunger strikers in Turkish prisons and Bakur Kurdistan. Human Rights Network in Rojhilat Kurdistan assured th ...
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