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Mass Grave Found in South-west Kirkuk

BAS News - 2017-11-22 13:49
KIRKUK — A new mass grave containing dozens of bodies of civilians, massacred by Islamic State (IS), has been found in Kirkuk province. Alsumaria News on Wednesday quoted a local source as saying that a mass grave was found on the international road in L ...

Riyadh 2 begins amid speculation of failure

ANHA - 2017-11-22 13:06
Al-Riyadh 2 meeting has been launched where Syrian opposition groups affiliated with the international and regional forces are holding a meeting today amid speculation of failure as well as Riyadh 1. ...

For first time in al-Tabqa, women recognize Nov 25 significance

ANHA - 2017-11-21 14:13
AL-TABQA – For the first time, the Women Council in al-Tabqa and rural areas organizes a series of events in the framework of the International Day for Elimination of Violence against Women, which is November 25. The event is the first in al-Tabqa highlig ...

#UniversalChildrensDay – Kurdistan 24

Green Kids - 2017-11-21 02:00
On #UniversalChildrensDay we would like to ask the international community to do more for children in developing countries. We need... ...

KRG Calls on Int. Community to Pressure Baghdad on Lifting Sanctions

BAS News - 2017-11-21 00:22
ERBIL — The Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) calls upon the international community to intervene with the Government of Iraq to end its collective measures against the people and government of the Kurdistan Region, said the KRG. “The restrictive polic ...

Iraq on Brink of a New War: Kurdistan FM

BAS News - 2017-11-20 23:01
ERBIL — The international community should realise the fact that Iraq is now on the verge of a new war, said Falah Mustafa, Kurdistan Region’s Foreign Minister. The Kurdish official believes that the anticipated security crisis in Iraq would be the resul ...

What are Robar, al-Shahba camps children’s demands?

ANHA - 2017-11-20 15:53
The children of Robar and al-Shahba camps for the displaced in Sherawa district in Afrin canton called for UNICEF and the international associations to work for the return of children to their homes and schools and to stop the bloodshed, battles. ...

Ain Issa women “acknowledging ourselves, we were reborn”

ANHA - 2017-11-20 14:39
The women of Ain Issa district and its countryside expressed their thankfulness to whoever introduced them to the essence of the International Day of Anti-Violence against Women, and they noted that this day has become a day of standing women together aga ...

Consolidating women’s laws to reduce violence’

ANHA - 2017-11-18 15:33
DERIK- Dozen Women in Dêrik have participated in a public meeting called by the Kongra Star in conjunction with International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women. The meeting, which was organized in Dejlah Center for Culture and Art in the c ...

Iraq and The Middle East Does Not Have to be a Jungle

E-Kurd - 2017-11-18 04:04
Prof. Jamal Ameen | Exclusive to Ekurd.net Over one hundred years ago, the international community with Briton, France and The United States of America in the driving seat, fancied leaving the entire nation of Kurds under the mercy of puppet states that ...

Iraqi Kurdistan was Never Ready for Statehood

E-Kurd - 2017-11-18 04:04
Denise Natali | Foreign Policy Iraqi Kurdistan’s referendum on independence has made an already bad situation for the Kurds far worse. Instead of enhancing the Kurds’ political leverage and autonomy, it has squandered international goodwill toward them, ...

Chauvinism and Duplicity in Turkish International Policy

E-Kurd - 2017-11-18 04:03
Dr. Jamal Fuad | Exclusive to Ekurd.net Turkish national and international policy reflect an extreme case of chauvinism, duplicity, closing on a form of an egoist superiority that says “Turkey above all”, as once the German dictator, Hitler, has uttered ...

“Women are foundation of society and society must realize that”

ANHA - 2017-11-17 13:57
GIRKE-LEGE- On the occasion of the International Day Against Violence against Women, with a view to discussing it and introducing it to women. The campaign to “Break the Imrali system is to break down the restrictions on women.” Kongra Star was held in Gi ...

Seyehat Güvenliği Olmayan Ülkeler

Vengma - 2017-11-17 00:02
Dünyanın lider tıbbi ve seyahat güvenliği yardım şirketi International SOS, 2018’in “seyehat riski taşıyan” ülkelerini yayınladı. Terörizm, doğal afetler, trafik kazaları ve bulaşıcı hastalıklar gibi parametreler bir ülkenin güvenli olup olmadığını belirl ...

France’s Continued Support to Iraq

The Global Coalition - 2017-11-16 16:39
The liberation of Mosul in July 2017 by Iraqi forces supported by the International Coalition’s strikes constituted a major defeat for Daesh. Since then, the terrorist organization has continued to lose ground in Iraq as seen with the recovery of the cit ...

Başkan Barzani: Saldırı için referandumu bahane ettiler

BAS News - 2017-11-10 23:03
BasNews- Başkan Mesud Barzani, bağımsızlık referandumu ve Kürdistan Bölgesi’ne yapılan saldırılara ilişkin CNN International'dan Christiane Amanpour'a değerlendirmelerde bulundu. Barzani, Kürdistan'a saldırı gerçekleştirmek için Bağdat'ın referandumu bah ...

Cyprus Delivers Military Assistance to Peshmerga

BAS News - 2017-11-10 19:59
ERBIL — Cyprus Foreign Minister Ioannis Kasoulides has revealed that they recently sent a shipment of military assistance to Kurdistan Region’s Peshmerga forces as part of the international partnership for the war against Islamic State (IS). He stated th ...

Humanity needs leaders and pioneers for better future

ANHA - 2017-11-10 15:11
ALEPPO – Members of the Kurdish Red Crescent Organization in Aleppo city denounced the isolation imposed on the leader of the Kurdish people Abdullah Ocalan and considered the silence of the International Community towards the secrecy of the Turkish autho ...

May Lui: INTERVIEW WITH KURDISH WRITER AVA HOMA

Pirtuk û Wêje - 2017-11-06 10:42
Ava Homa is author of Echoes from the Other Land which was just nominated for the the world’s largest short story award: 2011 Frank O’Connor International Short Story Award. Ava is a Kurdish-Canadian, writer-in-exile, with two Masters’ degrees one in Engl ...

“Imrali regime’s toppled, violence against women eliminated”

ANHA - 2017-11-05 13:17
QAMISHLO -In the event of the 25th anniversary of the “International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women, Kongra Star organized a series of events starting on November 5 and continuing until the 25th of November under the motto “Imrali regim ...

A Kurdish Journalist and Recognised Refugee Wins Amnesty International Award

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2017-11-05 02:03
Behrouz Boochani, a Kurdish refugee journalist known as ‘the Voice of Manus’ won the Amnesty International Australia Media Awards. Euronews reported that the refugee journalist from Ilam, who is residing at Manus Island Asylum Seeker Detention Centre in P ...

Hashd Al-Shaabi Preparing for Imminent Attack on Kurdistan: Official

BAS News - 2017-11-04 13:52
ERBIL — Iranian-backed Shi’ite militias of Hashd al-Shaabi are preparing for an assault against the Peshmerga forces and the international community has been informed about the plan, according to a Peshmerga official. Halgurd Hikmat, Director of Media, C ...

UN: IS Members Should Face “International Crimes” Charges

BAS News - 2017-11-02 20:48
GENEVA (United National) — A UN report concludes that the so-called Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL/Daesh) perpetrated serious and systematic violations that amount to “international crimes” during the nine-month military campaign to liberate ...

Mustafa Manbij: Kobani triumphed by its strugglers, world solidarity

ANHA - 2017-11-01 12:40
The commander in Manbij Military Council Mustafa Manbij said that the solidarity of world's peoples with Kobani resistance on the International Day to Solidarity with Kobani "November 1st and the declaration of the general alarm has contributed greatly to ...

International Flights to Sulaymaniyah Yet to Resume

BAS News - 2017-10-31 20:58
SULAYMANIYAH — The International flights from and to Sulaymaniyah Airport have not been resumed yet, said the airport media director. Dana Majid also refuted the reports claiming that a team from Baghdad have been deployed to the Sulaymaniyah airport as ...

Employee Strike Halts Baghdad Airport Flights

BAS News - 2017-10-31 20:13
ERBIL — The entire incoming and outgoing flights at the Baghdad International Airport were cancelled on Tuesday after employees begun a strike. Head of Erbil International Airport, Talar Fayiq, confirmed the report to BasNews and said that they realised ...

Necmeddin Kerim: Kürtler devletini kuracak, Kerkük geri alınacak

ZERnews - 2017-10-30 10:52
Kerkük Haberleri - ZERnews: Kerkük valisi Necmeddin Kerim CNN international televizyonuna yaptığı açıklamada "Sayın Barzani'nin başkanlıktan ayrılması normal bir gelişmedir. Kürdistan Devleti rüyası halen canlıdır." dedi.Kerkük Valisi Necmeddin Kerim CNN ...

House approves bill to sanction Iran for ballistic missiles

Roji Kurd - 2017-10-30 00:00
Iran Ballistic Missiles and International Sanctions Enforcement Act is part of efforts to clamp down on Tehran without undermining 2015 nuclear deal • Bill would impose sanctions on Iranian government or foreign entities that support missile program. The ...
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