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YPG reveals record of 6 fighters martyred in al-Jazeera tempest

ANHA - 2017-11-24 11:50
The Media Center of the People's Protection Unites (YPG) revealed a record of 6 of its Fighters who were killed between October 16 and 22, while participating in al-Jazeera tempest campaign to liberate the north of Deir ez-Zor, in a statement issued to th ...

Sabri Ok: All events warn Kurds to unite

ANHA - 2017-11-23 10:10
A member of Command Body of the Kurdistan Communities Union (KCK) Sabri Ok pointed out that the will of the people must be the basis for solving the problems and the crisis between Başûr "South Kurdistan" and Iraq. "One must stay away from the concepts of ...

Rojava people heavily flow donating to earthquake distressed

ANHA - 2017-11-22 21:07
The administrative of the Kurdish Red Crescent Mohammad Khair al-Omar revealed the timetable of the fund-raising campaign which they are collecting from the people of Rojava, and pointed out that the people are intensively donating for the distressed of t ...

Afrin joins fundraising campaign for earthquake’s distressed

ANHA - 2017-11-22 16:07
The Co-chair of Kurdish Red Crescent in Afrin canton Kajin Rashid said that the people of Afrin canton joined the campaign to effectively contribute to the earthquake distressed and affected by the spirit of humanity and patriotism, noting that the campai ...

Mass Grave Containing 73 Yezidi Victims Found in Mosul

BAS News - 2017-11-22 15:59
ERBIL — The Iraqi security forces discovered on Wednesday a mass grave in the western city of Mosul containing dozens of Yezidis who were abducted and killed by the Islamic State (IS). The bodies of 73 people, including children and women, were found in ...

Meetings to introduce elections’ importance continuing in Afrin

ANHA - 2017-11-22 14:46
Democratic Society Movement (TEV-DEM) in Shara district has held a series of meetings for the people of the district explaining the importance of the elections of the next stage, and they called for the people to go to the ballot boxes. ...

“Deeba” a friend of the displaced in Al-Tabqa

ANHA - 2017-11-22 14:46
AL-TABQA-After al-Tabqa embraced tens of thousands of displaced people along Syrian map, they brought with their customs and traditions strange types of domesticated animals called furry chicken (locally known as Deeba). The furry chicken is bird species ...

Demanding Ocelan’s freedom: Kurdish people go on sit-in in Strasburg

ANHA - 2017-11-22 13:06
GERMANY-Dozens of Kurdish community in Germany hold a sit-in front of European Court of Human Rights in Strasbourg to demand the freedom of the Kurdish people leader Abdullah Ocelan, and to disclose his health status. Dozens of Kurds from several German c ...

24 Killed, 85 Injured in Tuesday’s Blast in Tuz Khurmatu

BAS News - 2017-11-22 09:54
ERBIL — At least 24 people were killed and dozens were injured on Tuesday in a suicide car bomb attack targeting a crowded market in the center of the district of Tuz Khurmatu, a multi-ethnic city, south of Kirkuk. A car bomb exploded in a popular grocer ...

UN SRSG to Iraq Condemns Tuz Khurmatu Attack

BAS News - 2017-11-22 09:54
ERBIL — Special Representative of the United Nations Secretary-General for Iraq (SRSG), Ján Kubiš, strongly condemned Tuesday’s deadly car bomb attack in Tuz Khurmatu district which killed and wounded dozens of people. “Terrorists have struck again in Ir ...

Truck Bomb Kills At Least 17 in Northern Iraq

The Wall Street Journal - 2017-11-22 09:24
An Islamic State truck bomb exploded near a busy vegetable market in northern Iraq, killing at least 17 people and demonstrating the group’s ability to strike despite losing nearly all of its territory in the country. ...

Explosion Hits Tuz Khurmatu, Casualties Reported

BAS News - 2017-11-21 14:50
ERBIL — An explosion was heard on Tuesday afternoon in the district of Tuz Khumratu, leaving dozens of people dead or injured, according to local sources. The explosion has targeted the Shi’ite militias of Hashd al-Shaabi who took over Tuz Khurmatu on Oc ...

Electoral introductory meetings held in Afrin villages

ANHA - 2017-11-21 14:13
AFRIN – The Democratic Society Movement in Afrin canton held meetings series for the Afrin area residents, in which they explained the content of the Democratic Nation’s list and its purpose from the elections. They also called on the people to go to the ...

PKK Announces Death of 13 Guerrillas in Şırnak, Turkey

BAS News - 2017-11-21 12:36
ERBIL — The PKK's armed wing, the People's Defence Forces (HPG), announced on Tuesday the death of 13 fighters in the latest clashes with the Turkish army in Şırnak province in the Kurdish region of Turkey. HPG has stated that 13 of its members, includin ...

UNICEF Thanks People of Germany for Supporting Iraqi Children

BAS News - 2017-11-21 01:26
BAGHDAD, (UNICEF) — Years of conflict have severely curtailed the rights of children in Iraq. Their rights to protection from violence, education and access to safe drinking water are under assault from nearly every direction. “UNICEF is working with par ...

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 ...

Where is the Family now?

BBC - 2017-11-21 00:00
Charles Manson and his followers were convicted of killing nine people in 1969. What happened next? ...

YPG, YPJ responded to mercenaries’ attacks

ANHA - 2017-11-20 13:07
AFRIN- People Protection Units (YPG) and Women Protection Units (YPJ) responded to the frequent attacks of the Turkish occupant army and its mercenaries against Afrin canton. A military source in YPG stated that the mercenaries of the Turkish occupation a ...

Kofan Kanaan: Elections are historic stage for North Syria people

ANHA - 2017-11-19 10:28
The secretary of the Rojava Democratic Party, Kofan Kanaan has explained that while Syria is undergoing critical crises, holding democratic elections would be the greatest victory for the people of North Syria appealing to the people of North Syria to par ...

Girê Sipî begins fundraising for earthquake’s distressed

ANHA - 2017-11-18 14:30
The Kurdish Red Crescent organization has launched a fund-raising campaign from the people of Girê Sipî/ Tel Abyad canton to support the earthquake's distressed that hit areas in Başûr and Rojhilat Kurdistan. ...

Racism becoming a dangerous tool in Iraqi Kurdistan

E-Kurd - 2017-11-18 13:24
Michael Rubin | American Enterprise Institute BAGHDAD,— When I first visited Iraqi Kurdistan in September 2000, I found not only an unlikely success story, but people who had survived unimaginable horror but still retained remarkable tolerance toward tho ...

HPC… a force that struggles to protect people

ANHA - 2017-11-18 12:53
Society Protection Forces join together and coordinate with the concerned parties to spread security in their areas and villages. Their activity has increased recently, after the extortion of Turkish occupation and the increase of its ambitions in norther ...

In Kurdistan we need change, not theatrics

E-Kurd - 2017-11-18 04:04
Srwa Abdulwahid | Ekurd.net Since the end of World War I, the Kurdish people have been a pawn in the hands of players in the Middle East chess game played so hard, and often so bloodily. Throughout these years, all we, Kurds, asked for was to be given a ...

Ocalan’s lawyers send a report to the CPT

ANHA - 2017-11-17 15:24
Lawyers for Kurdish People's Leader Abdullah Ocalan prepared a report on isolation and sent it to the Committee Against Torture (CPT). The report notes that since 417 days there has been no information about Imarli ...

To build a free and democratic Syria participated in the elections”

ANHA - 2017-11-17 13:57
Arab and Kurdish tribal leaders in the Canton of Gire sipi ( Tel –Abyed ) have appealed children and compenents in the Canton head to ward the polls to vote and choose their candidates who will serve the people and fulfilling their demands for living away ...

YPG revealed 4 martyr’s record

ANHA - 2017-11-16 13:57
The media center of the People Protection Units (YPG) has revealed the record of 4 fighters martyred during al-Jazeera Tempest campaign. ...

Mercenaries escalating shelling, YPG, YPJ respond

ANHA - 2017-11-16 12:47
AFRIN– The Turkish occupation army’s mercenaries have escalated their bombardment on the villages of Afrin canton, while the People’s Protection Units and Women Protection Units (YPG and YPJ) have responded to the fire and shelling sources. The Turkish oc ...

Coalition: More than 7.5 million people liberated in Iraq and Syria

ANHA - 2017-11-16 12:47
NEWS DESK– The US Presidential Special Envoy for the Global Coalition to Counter IS Brett McGurk said: More than 7.5 million people have been liberated from the grip of IS and 2.6 million Iraqis have returned to their homes, He said that Daesh organizatio ...

Al-Raqqa people preparing to form Legislative and Executive Councils

ANHA - 2017-11-16 12:47
The chairman of the Relations Committee in al-Raqqa Civil Council Omar Alloush has pointed out that al-Raqqa Civil Council will work next days on restructuring the council by forming the Legislative and Executive Councils noting that the candidacy turnout ...

Raids in Wan… arresting co-chair of municipality, a member of HDP

ANHA - 2017-11-15 15:11
NEWS DESK- Turkish police raided the home of municipality co-chair of Wan city of the Democratic Peoples Party (HDP), Handan Bagci, and the Democratic People’s Party (HDP), Handan Karakwan. The co-chair of Wan municipality Handan Bagci was arrested by Tur ...

YPG respond to mercenaries’ bombing their locations in Afrin

ANHA - 2017-11-15 12:46
The mercenaries of the Turkish occupation army targeted with medium and heavy weapons a number of points of the People's Protection Units(YPG) in Shera district and Janders area of Afrin canton, while the mercenaries were strictly responded to and dealt f ...

More Than 2000 Dead In Powerful Quake in Kermanshah province

Roji Kurd - 2017-11-15 00:01
Roji Kurd: On Sunday, at 9:48 pm local time, a powerful magnitude 7.3 earthquake struck northwest Iran near the border with Iraq. As of Tuseday, more than 2000 people had been reported dead. Thousands of people spent a second night in makeshift tents or o ...

Was Rohingya crisis ignored at Asean summit?

BBC - 2017-11-15 00:01
More than half a million people from the mainly-Muslim Rohingya minority have fled Myanmar since August. But was the crisis ignored at the Asean summit? ...

KDP’s secretary: we will join elections serving Syrian North people

ANHA - 2017-11-14 12:56
The secretary of Kurdish Democratic Party (the Party) in Syria and the member of Kurdish National Coalition’s presidency Neser al-Din Ibrahim said that they are a part of Democratic North-Syria Federation, and they will join the elections that are suppose ...

Turkish mercenaries bombarded Iska

ANHA - 2017-11-14 10:19
AFRIN- The mercenary gangs of the Turkish occupation army bombarded the hills of Iska village and Basofan village in Sherawa district in Afrin region using mortars and Dushkas while People Protection Units (YPG) responded to the bombardment’s source. The ...

Barzani sends condolences to families of victims of sunday earthquake

Waar Media - 2017-11-14 09:17
The outgoing Kurdistan Region President sends condolences to the people affected by the earthquake in the Kurdistan Region and Iranian Kurdistan (Rojhelat). Masoud Barzani in a statement on Monday expressed his sympathy with the victims of the earthquake ...

Over 300 Dead in Earthquake in Kurdish Regions in Iran, Iraq

BAS News - 2017-11-14 01:46
ERBIL — The powerful earthquake in the Kurdish regions in Iran and Iraq on Sunday left more than 340 people dead and thousands more injured. The US Geological Survey (USGS) said that the 7.3-magnitude quake was centered 32 kilometers southwest of the cit ...

Barzani Sends Condolences to Families of Victims of Sunday Earthquake

BAS News - 2017-11-14 01:46
ERBIL — Kurdish leader Masoud Barzani has released an official statement to send condolences to the victims of Sunday earthquake which has taken the lives of hundreds of people across the Kurdistan Region and Kurdish areas of Iran. According to the lates ...

KCD calls for people of world to help Başûr, Rojhilat people

ANHA - 2017-11-13 16:08
Democratic Society Conference (KCD) appealed, by a statement, to all the Kurdish and peoples in the world to provide help to Başûr and Rojhilat Kurdistan’s people after the earthquake that stroke the area, and resulted in killing hundreds of civilians. ...

Opening of the first waste recycling factory in al-Jazeera

ANHA - 2017-11-13 16:08
The Environment Committee of the Municipalities Body in al- Jazeera region, in cooperation with the People's Municipality in Tirbê Sipî district has opened a waste recycling factory in the name of Nujian, in a step towards the manufacture of fertilizers a ...
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