Türkei erklärt Militäreinsatz in Syrien für beendet - Türkei - derStandard.at › International
Derstandard - 2017-03-30 04:47
Peshmerga Forces Fully Abide by the Laws of War: KRG
BAS News - 2017-03-29 23:58
ERBIL — The Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) remains fully committed the international laws with its Peshmerga forces fully abiding by the laws of war, said Kurdistan Region’s Head of the High Committee to Evaluate and Respond to International Reports ...
Syrien: Türkei beendet Militäreinsatz in Nordsyrien - NZZ International
NZZ - 2017-03-29 22:57
Zakho University Holds International Conference on Aylol Revolution
Waar Media - 2017-03-29 17:03
WAAR-DUHOK: Zakho University today holds the first international conference titled ” Aylol Revolution in Local and Foreign Journalism (1961-1975)” The conference agenda is scheduled for two days March 29-30, there will be a panels for discussing “Aylol R ...
Rouhani urges stronger global will against extremism
KurdPress - 2017-03-29 13:03
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani emphasized the need for a “strong will” in the international community to uproot terror and violence. ...
111 oppositionelle Kurden zu Haftstrafen verurteilt - Türkei - derStandard.at › International
Derstandard - 2017-03-29 09:10
Af Örgütü: Musul'daki sivil ölümlerinin boyutu 'ürkütücü'
Roja Welat - 2017-03-29 02:02
Uluslararası Af Örgütü (Amnesty International), Irak'ta IŞİD'in elindeki Musul'u geri almak için ABD öncülüğünde sürdürülen operasyonda sivillerin korunması için yeterli önlemin alınmadığı uyarısında bulundu ...
IATA criticizes Trump administration electronics ban as ineffective
Reuters - 2017-03-28 20:12
MONTREAL (Reuters) - An international airline trade organization on Tuesday denounced the Trump administration ban on some electronics on direct flights from several Muslim-majority countries, criticizing the policy as a move toward "more restricted borde ...
HDP sends a letter to journalism organizations on media embargo
ANF/English - 2017-03-28 13:59
Peoples’ Democratic Party (HDP) Vice Co-Chair Saruhan Oluç wrote a letter to the national and international journalism organizations regarding the grave media embargo against the party. ...
Rêxistina lêborîna navnetewî: Rêjeya mirina sivîlan li Mûsilê metirsîdar e!
BAS News - 2017-03-28 13:22
Rukiye Mistefa BasNews - Rêxistina lêborîna navnetewî (Amnesty International), li Iraqê di pêşengtiya Amerîkayê de operasyona ji bo Mûsilê tê kirin de ji ber li gor pêwîst tevdîrên parastina sivîlan nehatine girtin hişyar kir. Rêxistina lêborîna navnetew ...
Af Örgütü: Musul'daki sivil ölümlerinin boyutu 'ürkütücü'
BAS News - 2017-03-28 07:48
BasNews - Uluslararası Af Örgütü (Amnesty International), Irak'ta IŞİD'in elindeki Musul'u geri almak için ABD öncülüğünde sürdürülen operasyonda sivillerin korunması için yeterli önlemin alınmadığı uyarısında bulundu. Af Örgütü, hava saldırılarının aile ...
IS-Hauptstadt in Bedrängnis: Die Umzingelung Rakkas rückt näher - NZZ International
NZZ - 2017-03-28 07:38
Erdoğan-Referendum: Auslandstürken machen den Anfang - Türkei - derStandard.at › International
Derstandard - 2017-03-28 02:04
Photo of “PESHMERGA” wins the 3rd Istanbul Photo Awards
Waar Media - 2017-03-27 18:33
WAAR-DUHOK: Frederic Lafargue’s “Fleeing from Daesh” was chosen Photo of the Year 2017 by the international jury of the 3rd Istanbul Photo Awards, and winner photo is about Peshmerga forces when they rescuing civilians who they flee from ISIS terrors. Sp ...
International :: Solidarité :: Profs En Résistance Contre Erdogan
Lecourrier - 2017-03-27 16:45
INTERNATIONAL :: SOLIDARITÉ :: Les Kurdes défient en masse le référendum
Lecourrier - 2017-03-27 12:39
Call for aid for the refugees at Ayn Îsa Camp in Girê Spî
ANF/English - 2017-03-27 12:23
Ayn Îsa Camp Migration Committee President Jalal al Ayaf called upon international humanitarian aid organisations to provide support for the refugees sheltered at the camp in Girê Spî. ...
Talal Silo: We act carefully to avoid damage on the Euphrates Dam
ANHA - 2017-03-27 11:29
NEWS DESK – The Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) Spokesman Talal Silo stated that they are acting carefully to not damage the Euphrates Dam in their ongoing operation in the region. The SDF Spokesman refuted reports on the international coalition aircraft s ...
Amnesty International: One Third of All Imprisoned Journalists Are in Turkey
Voanews - 2017-03-27 05:08
Kurdish Restaurateur Fed 300 Emergency Crew During London Terror Attack
BAS News - 2017-03-26 18:17
ERBIL — A Kurdish business owner has recently drawn the international media attention by feeding hundreds of British emergency service workers for free in the aftermath of Wednesday’s terror attack in London. Ibrahim Dogus, a Kurdish-British citizen orig ...
Man blows self up near Bangladesh airport checkpoint
Reuters - 2017-03-24 19:50
DHAKA (Reuters) - A man carrying a bomb blew himself up in front of a police checkpoint near Bangladesh's international airport on Friday, the third incident involving explosives in the capital in a week. ...
Raqqa-Aleppo-Deir ez-Zor road liberated
ANHA - 2017-03-24 15:00
RAQQA – Four villages in western Tabqa and the Raqqa-Aleppo-Deir ez-Zor road has been captured by the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) fighters. The International Coalition Agentry stated that in the Wrath of Euphrates operation, Abû Hara, Al-Moshêrfa, Kirê ...
U.N. launches probe of crimes against Rohingya in Myanmar
Reuters - 2017-03-24 11:49
GENEVA (Reuters) - The top United Nations human rights body agreed on Friday to send an international fact-finding mission to investigate widespread allegations of killings, rape and torture by security forces against Rohingya Muslims in Myanmar's Rakhine ...
My thoughts & prayers are with families & friends of the victims of today`s terrorist attack in #Westminster/UK
Nadia Murad - 2017-03-24 04:10
The International Community must do more to fight terrorism & extremism. Terrorists must be held accountable for their crimes everywhere in the world. When we see no justice for victims of genocide committed by ISIS criminals for more than two years and ...
Syrie: Erdogan "peiné" par les liens entre Moscou et les milices kurdes | Courrier international
Courrierinternational - 2017-03-23 21:31
Thousands line streets as Northern Ireland buries Martin McGuinness
Reuters - 2017-03-23 15:18
LONDONDERRY, Northern Ireland (Reuters) - Thousands lined the streets of Martin McGuinness' home town of Londonderry on Thursday to join international dignitaries for the funeral of the Irish Republican Army commander who became a cornerstone of Northern ...
Deputy Prime Minister Talabani meets Canadian Minister of International Development
Kurdistan Regional Government - 2017-03-23 08:32
Deutschland lehnt türkische Rüstungs-Wünsche ab - Deutschland - derStandard.at › International
Derstandard - 2017-03-23 02:00
US-led Coalition Gathering to Discuss End of IS
BAS News - 2017-03-23 00:46
LEEDS — Diplomats from all 68 member states of the international US-led coalition against the so-called Islamic State (IS) in Iraq and Syria met on Wednesday in the capital of the United States, Washington. US Secretary of State, Rex Tillerson, welcomed ...
UK joins US in banning electronic devices on board planes from Mideast
Rûdaw - 2017-03-22 10:24
The US ban applies to nonstop U.S.-bound flights from 10 international airports ...
Indonesia police say Interpol issues red notices for three Sinopec executives
Reuters - 2017-03-21 02:57
JAKARTA (Reuters) - Indonesian police said on Tuesday Interpol has issued red notices, the closest to an international arrest warrant, for three Chinese executives suspected of fraud linked to an $850 million Sinopec oil storage terminal development in In ...
Revolutionary solidarity: Rojava and the international struggle
Kurdish Question - 2017-03-19 22:48
Revolutionary solidarity: Rojava and the international struggle ...
La Turquie arrête 740 personnes soupçonnées d'appartenir au PKK - china radio international
CRI - 2017-03-19 16:52
Türkei bestellt deutschen Botschafter wegen Kurden-Demo ein - Türkei - derStandard.at › International
Derstandard - 2017-03-19 13:35
U.S. base rises from the rubble for Mosul push
Reuters - 2017-03-19 13:27
QAYYARA WEST AIRFIELD, Iraq (Reuters) - U.S. troops are hard at work rehabilitating this battle-scarred, rubble-strewn airfield as a logistics and support hub for Iraqi and international forces in the decisive battle against Islamic State for the city of ...
PKK-Symbole: Türkei verärgert wegen Kurden-Demo in Frankfurt - NZZ International
NZZ - 2017-03-19 09:39
Show jumping in Erbil attracts international equestrians
Rûdaw - 2017-03-18 06:54
several renowned equestrians will be competing for Erbil titles this year ...
Recognition of Iran’s occupation of Ahwaz essential to toppling Iranian regime, ending regional interventions: Ahwazi activist
Rojikurd - 2017-03-18 00:00
Written by Rahim Hamid, Ahwazi freelance journalist based in the USA International recognition of Iran’s 90-year occupation of the Arab state of Ahwaz would be a fatal blow to the Iranian regime and its regional expansionism and interventions, say liberat ...
Barzani: KRG, international community make efforts to rebuild Sinjar
NRT - 2017-03-17 16:37
Attack on aid convoy in South Sudan kills two, wounds three: IOM
Reuters - 2017-03-16 14:15
JUBA (Reuters) - Gunmen in famine-hit South Sudan killed two people and wounded three when they attacked a humanitarian convoy in the center of the country, the International Organization for Migration (IOM) said in a statement on Thursday. ...
Explosion at IMF Paris offices after envelope opened, one person hurt: police
Reuters - 2017-03-16 12:31
PARIS (Reuters) - A letter exploded when it was opened at the offices in central Paris of the International Monetary Fund on Thursday and one person was slightly injured, a police source said. ...
IS Militants Lacking Purpose, Motivation and Direction in Mosul: US Military Official
BAS News - 2017-03-16 11:59
Less than 2,000 militants are remaining in Mosul, according to Pentagon MOSUL — Islamic State (IS) fighters are continually being weakened by the approaching Iraqi forces coupled with the US-led the international coalition’s aerial and armament support. ...
Malaysia says Interpol issued 'red notice' for four North Koreans
Reuters - 2017-03-16 08:13
KUALA LUMPUR (Reuters) - Interpol has issued a "red notice", the closest instrument to an international arrest warrant, on four North Korean suspects wanted in connection with the murder of Kim Jong Nam, Malaysia's police chief said on Thursday. ...
Kurz will Türkei Nachbarschaftsvertrag statt EU-Beitritt anbieten - Türkei - derStandard.at › International
Derstandard - 2017-03-16 03:46
PKK Deployments to Sinjar an “International Intervention”: Shi’ite Commander
BAS News - 2017-03-15 21:02
ERBIL — Commander of the Ansar al-Hussein brigade, an offshoot of the Iraqi Shi’ite militia Hashd al-Shaabi, has stated that the deployment of Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) guerrillas to Sinjar is an international intervention. “There is an immediate ne ...
Next meeting on Syria to be held in Astana May 3-4
Waar Media - 2017-03-15 12:42
WAAR-DUHOK: The next international meeting on Syria in Astana is scheduled for May 3-4, says the joint Russian, Turkish and Iranian statement following the Astana meeting read out by Kazakhstan’s Deputy Foreign Minister, Akylbek Kamaldinov. “A new meetin ...
Remembering Victims of Genocide: The Chemical Attack on Halabja 1988
Rûdaw - 2017-03-15 09:52
"Halabja is a black mark on the reputation of the international community" ...
UN denies Kurdish ethnic cleansing in northern Syria
KurdPress - 2017-03-15 08:18
The U.N. Independent International Commission of Inquiry on the Syrian Arab Republic released a new report that refused allegations by Amnesty International and Turkey that the Kurds have been involved in ethnic cleansing in northern Syria, ARA News repor ...
Study shows healthcare in Syria now a target of war
Reuters - 2017-03-15 02:05
LONDON (Reuters) - The international community must do more to protect healthcare in Syria as medical services become targets of war, according to a study published in The Lancet medical journal on Tuesday. ...
Lunacek für offene Wahldebatte zur Türkei - Türkei - derStandard.at › International
Derstandard - 2017-03-15 02:02
Aid convoys reach four Syrian towns, first time since November
Reuters - 2017-03-14 21:44
GENEVA (Reuters) - Aid convoys reached four besieged towns in Syria on Tuesday, delivering food and medical supplies to 60,000 people for the first time since November, the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) and United Nations said. ...
Turkey vows to mobilize Islamic world against Euro-fascism
Waar Media - 2017-03-14 19:29
WAAR-DUHOK: Turkey will intensify its efforts against racism, Islamophobia and xenophobia on all international platforms, especially at the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) as Turkey’s government is currently the term president, President Recep ...
Hobbydrohnen im Irak: Wenn der Tod vom Himmel fällt - Irak - derStandard.at › International
Derstandard - 2017-03-14 09:14
Rights groups in Turkey welcome UN report, urge international action
Rûdaw - 2017-03-13 21:26
The UN documented at least 2,000 victims since July 2015 in war with PKK ...
US, NATO Prepare Roj Peshmerga for Anti-IS Campaign in Syria
BAS News - 2017-03-12 19:46
ISTANBUL — The Peshmerga forces operating under the control of the Syrian Kurdish National Council (ENKS) are currently being trained in northern Iraq by the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) and the United States-led international coalition's ad ...
Japan Donates $ 6.7 Million to Support Displaced Iraqis
BAS News - 2017-03-12 18:14
ISTANBUL — Japan has donated $6.7 million to the International Organization for Migration (IOM) to be used toward supporting internally displaced individuals in Iraq. The donated sum will be used to “maintain and upgrade emergency shelter sites and criti ...
Coalition, NATO training Roj Peshmerga in Kurdistan Region
KurdPress - 2017-03-12 15:27
Peshmerga military units affiliated to the Syrian Kurdish National Council (ENKS) are being trained by NATO and United States-led international coalition instructors to fight against the Islamic State (IS) terrorists, council representative Kawa Azizi sai ...
Kazakhstan’s foreign ministry: Astana ready to host talks on Syria on March 14-15
Waar Media - 2017-03-11 22:04
WAAR-DUHOK: Kazakhstan’s Foreign Ministry continues preparations for hosting international talks on Syria on the pre-scheduled dates, the ministry’s spokesperson Anuar Jainakov told press on Saturday. “We keep working to prepare the upcoming meeting sche ...
Turkey’s Kurds demonstrate for their rights on Women’s Day
E-Kurd - 2017-03-11 21:49
DIYARBAKIR-AMED, Turkey’s Kurdish region,— Thousands of Kurdish women on Wednesday demonstrated in the southeastern main Kurdish city of Diyarbakir in Turkish Kurdistan to demand their rights and protest against injustices against women on International ...
Amal Clooney urges Iraq to allow probe of Islamic State Yazidi crimes
E-Kurd - 2017-03-11 21:49
UNITED NATIONS,— International human rights lawyer Amal Clooney and a young Kurdish Yazidi woman who was enslaved and raped by Islamic State fighters pushed Iraq on Thursday to allow a United Nations investigation into crimes by the militant group. Brita ...
Region’s Kurds and International Agendas - ASHARQ AL-AWSAT English
Aawsat - 2017-03-11 14:13
Erdogan besucht Moskau: Ein Schulterschluss mit Reibungen - NZZ International
NZZ - 2017-03-11 12:28
Kampf gegen den IS: Das Dilemma um Rakka - NZZ International
NZZ - 2017-03-11 08:32
UN refugee agency issues renewed funding plea for Syria, as conflict enters seventh year
United Nations - 2017-03-11 04:32
Unless drastic measures are taken to share up peace and security in Syria, the situation – which marks its sixth anniversary next week – will worsen, the United Nations refugee agency today said urging the international community to redouble its support f ...
My Chance to Reflect on Service with Fellow Female Combat Veterans in Northern Iraq
The Kurdish Project - 2017-03-11 02:42
Former U.S. Navy veteran Nicholette Doliva reflects on her trip interviewing Kurdish female fighters for our campaign on International Women's Day. The post My Chance to Reflect on Service with Fellow Female Combat Veterans in Northern Iraq appeared firs ...
Petition calls on Turkey to release two Iranian Kurdish writers
Kurdistan Human Rights - 2017-03-11 02:02
Kurdish writers and cultural activists, as well as PEN International, have voiced concerns over the fate of two Iranian Kurdish writers that the Turkish police have held in pre-trial detention for several months in Mardin area. They call for their immedia ...
Der wütende Türsteher - News International: Europa - tagesanzeiger.ch
Tagesanzeiger - 2017-03-10 23:38
SDF: We have the strength to retake Raqqa
Rûdaw - 2017-03-10 23:10
Increased involvement of international forces is overdue, says SDF ...
Rethinking the Role of Human Rights in the International Refugee Regime - Lawfare
Lawfareblog - 2017-03-10 19:01
Nadia Murad, Amal Clooney to Iraq: Allow U.N. probe of Islamic State Yazidi crimes
Waar Media - 2017-03-10 16:04
WAAR-DUHOK: International human rights lawyer Amal Clooney and a young Yazidi woman who was enslaved and raped by Islamic State fighters pushed Iraq on Thursday to allow a United Nations investigation into crimes by the militant group. Britain is draftin ...
UN-Bericht: Türkei vertrieb hunderttausende Kurden - Türkei - derStandard.at › International
Derstandard - 2017-03-10 15:34
Nadia Murad, Amal Clooney Urge Iraq to Allow UN Probe IS Crimes Against Yezidis
BAS News - 2017-03-10 14:15
ERBIL — Kurdish Yezidi survivor of Islamic State (IS) captivity, Nadia Murad, and international human rights lawyer Amal Clooney are pushing the Iraqi government to allow a United Nations investigation into the IS crimes against Kurdish Yezidis. Britain ...
INTERNATIONAL :: Chroniqueuse de la barbarie
Lecourrier - 2017-03-10 13:32
International :: Solidarité :: Les Femmes Kurdes En Ligne De Mire
Lecourrier - 2017-03-10 11:53
Syrien: In Manbij prallen die Interessen aufeinander - Syrien - derStandard.at › International
Derstandard - 2017-03-10 07:01
Amal Clooney to Iraq: Allow U.N. probe of Islamic State Yazidi crimes
Reuters - 2017-03-10 03:58
UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - International human rights lawyer Amal Clooney and a young Yazidi woman who was enslaved and raped by Islamic State fighters pushed Iraq on Thursday to allow a United Nations investigation into crimes by the militant group. ...
Kurdish woman set ablaze by husband, receives little media attention
Ruwayda - 2017-03-09 15:47
While some women were celebrating International Women’s Day with slogans, flowers, and pretty selfies, I could not help but wonder, what are they celebrating? Perhaps they live in an “alternative” reality because the situation of women has only improved o ...
Saleh Muslim” International Socialist adopted the federation”
ANHA - 2017-03-09 15:27
The Co-Chair of Democratic Union Party Saleh Muslim(DUP) assured that the International Socialist congress held recently in Colombia has adopted the democratic federation project by the Syrian Democratic Board to find a solution for the Syrian crisis. ...
China rails against U.S. for human rights violations
Reuters - 2017-03-09 11:17
BEIJING (Reuters) - China lashed out at the United States for its "terrible human rights problems" in a report on Thursday, adding to recent international criticism of Washington on issues ranging from violence inflicted on minorities to U.S. immigration ...
Anne Hathaway on Why She Became a U.N. Ambassador for Paid Parental Leave
Waar Media - 2017-03-09 10:23
WAAR-DUHOK: On International Women’s day, Oscar-winner Anne Hathaway gave a speech at the United Nations calling on companies and countries around the world to offer paid parental leave. The United States offers 12 weeks of unpaid leave for mothers, a pr ...
International Women’s Day 2017: protests, activism and a strike
Orient News - 2017-03-09 02:02
Malaysia warns of long North Korea inquiry, China says no action yet
Reuters - 2017-03-08 22:46
UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - Malaysia has warned that an investigation into the murder of the North Korean leader's half brother "may take longer than what we hope," as Pyongyang ally China said on Wednesday that no international action should be considered ...
Iraqi Kurdistan News in brief – March 5, 2017
E-Kurd - 2017-03-08 16:09
Sulaimani International Airport halts flights after wrong aircraft landing Sulaimani: Sulaimani International Airport in Iraqi Kurdistan came to a temporary halt on Saturday after a Royal Jordanian Airlines plane landed facing the wrong direction. The pl ...
23 Kurdish female political prisoners held in Iranian prisons
E-Kurd - 2017-03-08 16:09
HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— According to the statistics of Hengaw website for human rights in the Iranian Kurdistan, 23 Kurdish women and girls are held in prisons in Iran. On March 8th, marking the International Women’s Day, the website rele ...
Hashid al-Shaabi calls for international support for fight against ISIS
NRT - 2017-03-08 16:08
23 Kurdish Female Political Prisoners Held in Iranian Prisons
BAS News - 2017-03-08 15:58
Two female inmates have been sentenced to life imprisonment ERBIL — According to the statistics of Hengaw website for human rights in the Iranian Kurdistan, 23 Kurdish women and girls are held in prisons in Iran. On March 8th, marking the International W ...
KRG Reiterates Utmost Efforts to Free Yezidi Women from IS
BAS News - 2017-03-08 15:58
KRG wishes a happy day to all the Kurdish women ERBIL — On March 8th, the International Women's Day, Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) Council of Ministers reiterated its continuous efforts to rescue the Yezidi women still held in Islamic State (IS) ca ...
The revolutionary women of the YPJ lead fight for liberation on International Women's Day
Kurdish Question - 2017-03-08 15:58
The revolutionary women of the YPJ lead fight for liberation on International Women's Day ...
Friends of Rojava North America releases solidarity message on International Women's Day
Kurdish Question - 2017-03-08 15:58
Friends of Rojava North America releases solidarity message on International Women's Day ...
Barzani High Values Role of Kurdish Women at 8 March
Waar Media - 2017-03-08 15:57
WAAR-DUHOK: On the occasion of International Women’s Day, Kurdistan Region President Masoud Barzani praises the sacrifices made by Kurdish women throughout history. Barzani specifically congratulated the International Women’s Day to the mothers, wives an ...
Profiles on International Women’s Day
Seth Frantzman - 2017-03-08 15:57
By SETH J. FRANTZMAN Over the years it has been an honor to write about and speak to many inspiring women throughout the world, in honor of International Women’s Day […] ...
March 8th celebrations launched in Afrin
ANHA - 2017-03-08 15:57
Before a while, the events of Afrin celebrations in the International Women’s Day have been launched in Afrin canton with participation of Kurdish, Arab, Yazidi and Alawites women. ...
8th March celebrations begun in Cizîre
ANHA - 2017-03-08 15:57
With the participation of thousands of women, 8th March celebrations on International Women’s Day have been started in the Kibiz village in ad-Darbasiyah city in Cizîre canton. ...