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Kurdistan-Turkey Border Crossing in Normal Operation: Governor

BAS News - 2017-09-25 22:06
DUHOK — Governor of Kurdistan Region’s Duhok province has rejected the reports about closure of border crossings with Turkey as part of Ankara’s reaction to Monday’s independence referendum in Kurdistan Region. Governor Farhad Atroushi told reporters tha ...

Tanbur Festival Launched in Iranian Kurdistan

BAS News - 2017-09-12 12:43
KERMANSHAH — The first Kurdish Tanbur Festival was kicked off on Monday in Iranian Kurdistan’s Kermanshah Province. Attended by nearly 70 famous musicians, among them dozens of Kurdish Yarsans, the event is being held in Banzalan village of Dalaho distri ...

Moscow: ISIS ‘minister of war’ killed in Russian airstrike

Waar Media - 2017-09-08 13:06
WAAR-DUHOK: Russia claimed Friday to have killed several top commanders of ISIS group in an airstrike in Syria, including the so-called Emir of Deir Ezzor and the “Minister of War”. “As a result of a precision airstrike of the Russian air forces in the v ...

Political activists on hunger strike in Rojhilat Kurdistan

ANHA - 2017-09-07 12:04
NEWS DESK – Political activists and civilians in Rojhilat Kurdistan (East Kurdistan) declared a hunger strike for 3 days in support of the laborers’ rights working on the border and denouncing violations of the Iranian regime by the Mullahs. The cities o ...

The shooting the bullet to city of Lija in Northern Kurdistan

Kurdistan Human Rights Association - 2017-09-06 05:42
In the wake of the news that the Kurdistan Human Rights Association has received, Turkish army attacks continue to the villages and towns of Kurdistan in northern Kurdistan. This time the city of Lija was attacked. It is reported that the “Mushref” villag ...

Kurdish woman sets herself on fire in Iraqi Kurdistan

E-Kurd - 2017-09-05 14:01
SULAIMANI, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— A 30-year-old Kurdish woman was dead after she set herself on fire in Kelar, a district of Germiyan province in Iraqi Kurdistan. A young woman with the name Arezu Hassan, born in 1987, set her body on fire on the Sept ...

Wife of IS Member Surrenders to Peshmerga in Tel Afar

BAS News - 2017-09-02 11:09
ERBIL— The wife of an Islamic State (IS) member has surrendered to Kurdistan Peshmerga forces in Tel Afar frontlines, Kurdistan 24 news channel reported on Saturday. The woman, Kazhal Ali, is from the Kermanshah city in Iranian Kurdistan. She claimed tha ...

A Kurdish innocent civilian was killed in the Sheno District in eastern Kurdistan

Kurdistan Human Rights Association - 2017-08-12 21:18
According to a report from the Kurdistan Human Rights Association on Friday 11 2017, another “innocent civilian” named “Ezeddin Khaledi” in “Sheno”, the border between east Kurdistan and southern Kurdistan, was targeted by the direct shooting of the force ...

The shelling of the border areas of the city of Halabja by Iran

Kurdistan Human Rights Association - 2017-08-11 09:32
According to a report from the Kurdistan Human Rights Association, the Islamic Republic of Iran has targeted artillery strikes around the villages of the “Darah Tou” of Halabja Province in southern Kurdistan. The governor of Halabja also said the shelling ...

Turkey bombs Tel Abyad border gate in northern Syria

KurdPress - 2017-08-08 09:07
Turkish army forces bombed the border gate of Tel Abyad in northern Syria with heavy weapons, officials of the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) said on Monday, ARA News reported. ...