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Iraqi IHEC Ready to Assist Kurdistan’s IHEC: Official

BAS News - 2017-08-02 14:28
ERBIL — Iraqi Independent High Electoral Commission (IHEC) is ready to provide support to Kurdistan’s IHEC if asked by the latter for running the upcoming independence referendum, said an official from the Iraqi IHEC. Ali Qadir, head of Iraqi IHEC in Erb ...

Kurds in Germany condemn Turkish aggression on Afrin

ANHA - 2017-07-22 18:18
GERMANY- Dozens of Kurdish community people in Emden city in Germany have gone on a sit-in to condemn the Turkish attacks on Afrin and al-Shahba to support their people’s resistance. To continue the campaign that was launched by Kurdish Women Organization ...

Kurdish Artists Express Support for Kurdistan’s Independence in Zagreb

BAS News - 2017-07-22 10:46
ERBIL — A group of Kurdish artists gathered on Friday in the Croatian capital to participate in an international event and show support for the imminent independence referendum on Kurdistan’s independence. The Kurdish delegation raised the Kurdistan flag ...

Trump Ends Covert Aid to Arab Rebels Trying to Topple Assad

Waar Media - 2017-07-20 16:37
WAAR-DUHOK: The US has ended its clandestine support to Syria’s armed Arab opposition, American officials have disclosed. The program was separate from US aid to the Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) fighting the Islamic State (ISIS), and the en ...

Ezidkhan Forces Commander Supports Independence Referendum

BAS News - 2017-07-15 16:10
ERBIL — Haidar Shasho, Commander of Ezidkhan Defense Units and Leader of Ezdi Democratic Party stated that they will support Kurdistan Region’s referendum on independence, calling on the authorities in Erbil not to deprive their areas of the upcoming Sep ...

EPP Group Chairman: It's Time to Support Kurds

BAS News - 2017-07-11 21:16
ERBIL— The European People's Party (EPP) Group Chairman on Tuesday stated the European Union should recognize the outcomes of the forthcoming referendum of the independence of the Kurdistan Region while he stressed the EU should back Kurdistan. Addressin ...

UN Ready to Support Iraqi Government in Post-IS Process

BAS News - 2017-07-11 01:22
ERBIL — The United Nations (UN) are ready to support the Iraqi government in the post-Islamic State (IS) process, aiming to establish safe conditions for all displaced civilians to return to their homes in western Mosul, UN Secretary-General's spokespers ...

Zerdüştilerden referanduma destek çağrısı(video)

BAS News - 2017-07-10 18:23
BasNews-Kürdistan Bölgesi'ndeki Zerdüşti temsilcileri yaptıkları açıklamayla bağımsızlık referandumuna destek çağrısında bulundu.Süleymaniye'deki Zerdüşt tapınağı ileri gelenlerinden Zerdüşti Tapınağı Ateş Yakıcısı Awat Husamedin Teyip, Kürdistan’ın bağı ...

US Retired General Calls on US to Support Kurdistan’s Independence

BAS News - 2017-07-04 12:30
ERBIL — Ronald H. Griffith, former Vice Chief of Staff of the US Army believes that the US should support Kurdistan Region’s independence and describes Kurds as the US best ally in the region. “The Kurds of Iraq are our best and most loyal friends in the ...

Kurdish Failis Renew Support for Kurdistan’s Independence

BAS News - 2017-07-01 15:32
Independent Kurdistan will become source of strength for Failis, Sheikh Sameer says ERBIL — Kurdish Faili community voiced its support for Kurdistan Region’s independence, finding support and strength in the independent state of Kurdistan. Sheikh Sameer ...

Zilhan, Nimrod’s Daughter

Dr. Yekta Uzunoglu - 2017-06-24 00:29
Sitting on a carpet near the catapult columns we were amazed more than ever, more than with any other legend or tale Mom told us with her sweet voice full of love. In my native town Farqin (Silvan in Turkish) my Mom’s name was Zilhan (Zeliha in Turkish). ...

Ahwazi Arabs Targeted by Tehran’s Regime

Kurdistan Voice - 2017-06-22 20:33
Not only the Islamic Republic officials but also the Persian political elites believe or at least claim the Arabic countries of the Persian Gulf support the region’s separatists. ...