Breaking News from Kurdistan, Europe and Middle East

German newspapers go to human rights court over Turkish journalist | Middle East Eye

German newspapers go to human rights court over Turkish journalist | Middle East Eye - Middleeasteye

UN Delegation to Monitor Human Rights in Tal Afar Battle

BAS News - 2017-08-24 21:00
ERBIL— A delegation from the UN Human Rights Council will arrive in Tal Afar soon to monitor the human rights situation in the battle to retake the town from the Islamic State (IS). Ali Ardawani, a human rights observer from the Kurdistan Region, told Ba ...

Tillerson: Turkey continue to limit rights of religious minorities

Waar Media - 2017-08-16 15:00
WAAR-DUHOK: US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson on Tuesday slammed Turkey for continuing to limit the human rights of members of some religious minority groups. Delivering remarks on the release of the State Department’s 2016 Annual Report on Internation ...

The Turkish government makes wall between the north and east of Kurdistan

Kurdistan Human Rights Association - 2017-08-11 09:32
In a report to the Kurdistan Human Rights Association, the Turkish government has launched a 3 meters long , 2 meters wide wall at the frontier between the north and east of Kurdistan. The Governor of Agri visited the site on Wednesday 9 August 2017, alon ...

The wall fence of the Turkish government on the borders of Rajo

Kurdistan Human Rights Association - 2017-08-08 08:59
According to a report from the Kurdistan Human Rights Association, the Turkish army has built a wall between the north and west of Kurdistan and this time, in the villages of Rajo subsidiary, Kanton Afrin has action has to the wall fence. Earlier, the Tur ...

Referring Kurdish civil activist case to the Appeals Court

Kurdistan Human Rights Association - 2017-08-07 15:51
The Kurdistan Human Rights Association Report reported that the case of a civil activist from the city of Marivan in eastern Kurdistan has been sent with Branch 4 of the Appeals Court. Saman Karimi, son of Abbas born in 1990, a civil activist from Marivan ...

A journalist from Saqez was summoned to the Revolutionary Court

Kurdistan Human Rights Association - 2017-07-10 22:06
According to a report from the Kurdistan Human Rights Association, the journalist and newspaper owner “Dahatoo” prohibited, Nader Majidian from the city of Saqez from East Kurdistan was summoned to the Revolutionary Courts with political charges. Accordin ...

Parlamentera êzdî: Human Rights Watch buxtana li Kurdistanê dike!

BAS News - 2017-07-10 11:19
Herman Xalîd BasNews – Parlamentera kurd a êzdî li parlamentoya Iraqê ragehand, ku rêxistina çavdêriya mafê mirov a cîhanê Human Rights Watch careke din buxtan bi hikûmeta herêma Kurdistanê dike. Bi daxuyaniya rojnamevanî ya ku wêneyek ji BasNewsê re hat ...