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15 political entities preparing for the elections of the Parliament of Kurdistan

KCK decision for Turkish elections: Military activity halted for 24 hours

Waar Media - 2018-06-23 18:57
WAAR-DUHOK: The People’s Defense Central Headquarters Command announced that they are halting military activity for 24 hours for the Parliamentary and Presidential Elections to be held in Turkey on June 24. The statements aid: “The KCK Executive Council ...

Turkish Bombardment of Kurdistan Border Regions Continues

BAS News - 2018-06-20 15:03
ERBIL — Turkish artillery units carried out multiple strikes on Kurdistan Region border areas on Wednesday, allegedly targeting the positions for the Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK). Ehsan Chalabi, head of local administration in Sidakan subdistrict of Er ...

Kurdistan: 38 Political Entities Registered for Parliamentary Election

BAS News - 2018-06-20 13:53
ERBIL — Kurdistan Independent High Electoral Commission (KIHEC) has so far registered 38 political entities running for the upcoming parliamentary election, an official said. “Applications for three other political entities have been rejected for failing ...

The Foundation of families of SDF fighters In Tabqa city

SDF Press - 2018-06-11 03:18
Because our fighters liberated this land from Daesh,and because they offered precious in order to live a free and dignified life, so the General Command of the Syrian Democratic Forces established an office for the families of the Syrian Democratic Forces ...

On the global cleanliness day campaign clean the streets of Shaddadi

SDF Press - 2018-06-10 18:50
Under the slogan (hand in hand to clean the streets of Shaddadi), the municipality of the people in Shaddadi organized a clean-up campaign for the streets of the city, on the of World Clean Day The campaign started from the entrance of the city and specif ...

The opening of a chess tournament in Ein Issa camp

SDF Press - 2018-06-08 05:21
In coordination with the administration of Ain Issa Bell organization opened a tournament Chess called al-Mahaba and al-Taakhi (love and brotherhood) for the residents of Ein Issa camp to entertain them. The tournament consists of two teams:al-Salam and a ...

Barzani Discusses Role of Media with Head of IJS

BAS News - 2018-06-07 00:09
ERBIL — Prominent Kurdish leader Masoud Barzani received on Wednesday the president of Iraq’s Federation of Journalists (IJS) to discuss the current political developments in the region and the situation for the media. The pair emphasized the important r ...

Turkey, U.S. endorse roadmap for Kurdish city of Manbij

Waar Media - 2018-06-04 20:41
WAAR-DUHOK: Turkey and the United States on Monday endorsed a roadmap for the northern Kurdish-Syrian city of Manbij and underlined their mutual commitment to its implementation following a meeting of their foreign ministers in Washington. The move, long ...

Updated Figures for Yezidi Victims of IS

BAS News - 2018-06-03 14:42
ERBIL — The general directorate of Yezidis Affairs at Kurdistan Region’s Ministry of Endowment and Religious Affairs has updated the figures for the Yezidi victims of the Islamic State (IS) in an official report. According to the report, the total number ...