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Drug company lawsuit stalls Nevada inmate's opioid execution

Drug company lawsuit stalls Nevada inmate\'s opioid execution - BBC

Monday’s Anti-IS Operation Costed the Lives of Five Peshmerga Troops

BAS News - 2018-07-17 00:59
ERBIL — Five Kurdish Peshmerga troops were killed during Monday’s operation against the Islamic State (IS) near Makhmour. The Kurdish forces, together with the US-led Coalition and Iraqi security forces, conducted an operation in the early hours on Monda ...

U.S. State Department in talks with Turkey to sell Patriot system

Waar Media - 2018-07-16 22:47
WAAR-DUHOK: The U.S. State Department on Monday said it was working with NATO ally Turkey on the possible sale of a Raytheon Co Patriot missile defence system to avert its purchase of a Russian-made S-400 system. Tina Kaidanow, Acting U.S. Assistant Secr ...

Exit of US-backed Kurdish militia from Syrian town complete

Seattle Times - 2018-07-15 23:01
BEIRUT (AP) — A U.S-backed Syrian group says the withdrawal of a Kurdish militia from a strategic town in northern Syria has been completed, removing a major source of tension between Washington and Ankara. Turkey considers the People’s Protection Units, ...

The Missing Peace: Colombia’s New Government and Last Guerrillas

International Crisis Group - 2018-07-12 23:50
Talks in Havana with the ELN, Colombia’s last insurgency, are advancing at a slow pace. Backed by international actors, the current government and guerrilla negotiators should aim for rapid progress in negotiations to minimise the chance of a sceptical i ...

Feribot faciasında ölenlerin sayısı 34'e yükseldi

BAS News - 2018-07-05 08:21
BasNews- Endonezya'nın Sulawesi Adası açıklarında iki gün önce bir feribotun batması sonucu ölenlerin sayısı 34'e yükseldi. Sulawesi Adası açıklarında kıyıya 200 metre uzaklıkta Bira Limanı'ndan Selayar Adası'na doğru seyreden Lestari Maju adlı feribot, ...

Ava sûsê, la bebida del verano en Kurdistán

Anf Spanish - 2018-07-05 05:19
Ava sûsê es una de las bebidas refrescantes más consumidas en verano en Kurdistán. Hecha a base de las raíces de la regaliz. Esta maravilloa bebida consigue aliviar los días más calurosos en Amed y todo Kurdistán. ...

Hossein Panahi’s lawyer: Ramin is at the Risk of Imminent Execution

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2018-07-05 02:00
Ramin Hossein Panahi’s lawyer stated that his client is still at the risk of imminent execution and his health continues to deteriorate. Hussein Ahmadi Niaz, The lawyer of the political prisoner told the Kurdistan Human Rights Network (KHRN) that he had b ...

Kurdistan Security Forces Seize 29-Kilogram Heroin Shipment

BAS News - 2018-07-05 00:11
ERBIL — Kurdistan Region’s security forces on Wednesday seized 29 kilograms of heroin and arrest two people suspected of trying to transfer the drug shipment to a neighbouring country. “On Wednesday, in coordination with Akre district Asayish [security] ...

Selahattin Demirtaş Şarkısı Sözleri

Kundir - 2018-07-05 00:08
Selahattin Demirtaş hakkındaki tüm bilgileri ele aldığımız yazı dizimizde daha önce Selahattin Demirtaş Kimdir? Kardeşleri ve Siyasi Hayatı başlıklı makalemiz ile Selahattin Demirtaşın hayatını anlatmıştık. Bugün Selahattin Demirtaş Şarkısı başlıklı yazı ...

Pentagon decides to freeze its own plans in Iraq

Waar Media - 2018-06-20 11:40
WAAR-DUHOK: The Washington Times reported that the Pentagon has frozen the Pentagon’s plans for Iraq despite the talk of a partnership between the United States and NATO to train and advise Iraqi forces in order not to allow the return of a ” As it drew ...