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Some Questions for Every Kurd in KRG before Voting for an independent Kurdistan

Some Questions for Every Kurd in KRG before Voting for an independent Kurdistan - Lawk Ghafuri

Kurdistan’s Independence Vote Not Postponed: Referendum Council

BAS News - 2017-09-23 16:01
ERBIL — The Kurdistan Region’s High Council for Elections and Referendum reaffirms that the independence referendum will be held on time, rejecting rumors about its postponement. In a statement On Saturday, High Council for Referendum rejected rumors of ...

Kurdistan’s Independence Referendum Certain to Happen: Official

BAS News - 2017-09-21 13:19
ERBIL — A member of the Kurdistan Region’s Referendum Council said that they will continue the dialogue with Baghdad over the disputes, reiterating that the independence vote will be held on time. Mohamad Elkhani, a member of Kurdistan’s High Referendum ...

How to Mitigate the Risks of Iraqi Kurdistan's Referendum

International Crisis Group - 2017-09-20 16:46
A century-long quest for an independent Kurdistan has encouraged Iraqi Kurds to exploit Iraq’s ongoing crises and schedule a referendum on 25 September 2017. But the referendum is more a reflection of Iraq’s disorder than the Kurds’ readiness for stateho ...

A Powerful and United Youth means a Powerful and Independent Kurdistan

Lawk Ghafuri - 2017-09-02 10:55
SAFIN HAMED/AFP/Getty Images By Lawk Ghafuri Kurdistan has lost hundred thousand young beautiful souls fighting for freedom of their land, as since the beginning of 20th century Kurds have been fighting and chanting for their rights and self-determination ...

Kirkuk’s participation in KRG referendum dangerous move: Turkey

KurdPress - 2017-08-30 08:35
The Turkish Foreign Ministry has criticized a decision by the local administration of Kirkuk to participate in a planned referendum by the Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) on Sept. 25, saying it is a “serious breach” of the Iraqi constitution and a “da ...

Binecîyên gundekî Daxistanê kurd in

Ria Taza - 2017-08-23 01:56
Malpera me li her qulçê cihanê li kurdan digere. Va me gundekî tam dît, ku niştecîyên wî hemû kurd in, bi kurdî dipeyîvin, lê haya wan ji wan tunebû ku ew kurd in, zimanê pê dipeyîvin jî kurdî ye. Ango, malpera me jimara kurdên cihanê bi 900 kesî va jî z ...

UNAMI Urges Parliament to Select New IHEC Board of Commissioners

BAS News - 2017-08-21 18:54
ERBIL— The United Nations' Assistance Mission for Iraq (UNAMI) urged on Sunday the Iraqi lawmakers to select a new Board of Commissioners for the Independent High Electoral Commission (IHEC) before its term expires in September this year. UNAMI announced ...

Moroccan asylum seeker 'targeted women' in Finland knife attack

Reuters - 2017-08-19 22:08
HELSINKI/TURKU, Finland (Reuters) - A Moroccan man who was arrested for killing two women in a knife rampage was an asylum seeker who appeared to have targeted women in Finland's first terrorism-related attack, police and a Red Cross official said on Satu ...

Police Arrests 2 Syrians Involved in Killing Iraqi Kurd in Germany

BAS News - 2017-08-19 20:38
ERBIL— Two Syrian teenagers who are accused of stabbing an Iraqi Kurdish youth and wounding his brother in Germnay's Wuppertal have been arrested. German media outlets reported that one of the people is 14 year old and the other is 16. Two more Syrians i ...

People in Nineveh Plain Preparing for Independence Referendum

BAS News - 2017-08-17 15:09
NINEVEH — The population of Sinjar, Zummar and Bashiqa regions in Nineveh Plain have begun preparations for the upcoming independence referendum of the Kurdistan Region, demanding the vote to be held on the scheduled date. Wais Naif, head of Sinjar Mayor ...

MP Henry Smith: UK to Face New Realities If Kurds Vote for Independence

BAS News - 2017-08-15 11:11
ERBIL — UK parliament member Henry Smith, who is also a vice-chair of the All-Party Parliamentary Group (APPG) on Kurdistan, stated that there is “logic and justice” in an independent Kurdistan and that Kurds have the right to negotiate statehood with Ba ...

Martyrs of Kurdistan Would Vote “Yes” for an Independent Kurdistan

Lawk Ghafuri - 2017-07-27 16:59
Photo Source:- UK.gov.krd By Lawk Ghafuri For many years Kurdistan people sacrificed their lives for our Kurdish land, that started hundred years ago when Peshmerga started their fight against various enemies of Kurds in early 1920s, as they fought agains ...