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Tima Kurdi: The Boy on the Beach

Tima Kurdi: The Boy on the Beach

Pirtuk û Wêje - 2018-02-13 17:41
The Boy on the Beach isn’t available until April, but as soon as I received the advanced reading copy in the mail, I immediately began reading it. Alan Kurdi, wearing the clothes Tima Kurdi, his aunt, bought for him. This devastating photo became a wake ...
Tima Kurdi: The Boy on the Beach - Pirtuk û Wêje

Two Kurdish Kolbars Wounded By the Direct Shooting of Border Guards in Baneh

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2018-03-02 02:00
On February 28, two Kurdish kolbars were wounded by direct shootings of border guards in Baneh. “On February 28, a group of the Kolbars in the village of Nanur was targeted by Baneh’s border guards at afternoon. A kolbar called Fereydoun and resident of S ...

A Kolbar Lost his Life at the Highlands of Sardasht Border

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2018-02-23 02:02
On Monday evening, February 19, a Kolbar from Mahabad died in the Sardasht border area due to falling from the mountain fall. An informed source told Kurdistan Human Rights Network (KHRN) that a group of kolbars commuting at the border Highlands of the vi ...

What happened on 31st day of Resistance of the Age?

ANHA - 2018-02-20 10:39
The Turkish occupation army escalated its attacks on Afrin on the 31st day of aggression, using all types of heavy weapons and warplanes. The escalation reached to the center of Afrin and Janders, Mobata, Rajo districts, Atmana village, Kobla village at S ...

Jaban al-Kurdi: The First Muslim Kurd

Pirtuk û Wêje - 2018-02-19 12:16
Although Kurds were among the first nations who severely resisted Muslim Arabs invasion to their territory for centuries, and even according to some accounts it was not up to the end of the medieval age that majority of Kurds embraced Islam, however the f ...

PYD Calls on the West to React to Turkish Assaults on Afrin

BAS News - 2018-02-17 23:40
ERBIL — Former Co-chair of the Syrian Kurdish Democratic Union Party (PYD), Salih Muslim, criticised the West for their indifference towards the Turkish assault on Afrin, and continuing their arm supplies to Ankara. “Turkey sheds our blood with the weapo ...

The Korean Peninsula Crisis (II): From Fire and Fury to Freeze-for-Freeze

International Crisis Group - 2018-01-24 01:35
Brinksmanship on the Korean peninsula threatens a potentially catastrophic military escalation. In this second report of a two-part series, Crisis Group lays out the steps to de-escalate the crisis and buy time for a more durable solution. ...

The Shitheel and Those Shithole Countries

E-Kurd - 2018-01-15 09:05
Deyan Ranko Brashich | Exclusive to Once again, I rise in partial defense of Donald J. Trump, the President of the United States. He is being excoriated for calling an end to the protection of immigrants from Haiti, El Salvador and African coun ...