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UK calls Iran missiles attack against Kurds ‘disproportionate and dangerous’

UK calls Iran missiles attack against Kurds ‘disproportionate and dangerous’

Kurdistan24 - 2018-09-14 15:13

UK calls Iran missiles attack against Kurds ‘disproportionate and dangerous’ - Kurdistan24

Iran has executed 44 Kurds in past six months: Report

The Kurdish Project - 2018-09-22 23:19
The rights group also added that 11 other political activists had been put on death row. The post Iran has executed 44 Kurds in past six months: Report appeared first on The Kurdish Project. ...

Iran's attack on Kurdish parties in Koya raised in UK's Commons

Rûdaw - 2018-09-14 17:20
MP's asked their gov't what London is doing about Iran's missile strike ...

In Pictures: Erbil Gathering to Protest Iran's Aggression against Kurds

BAS News - 2018-09-12 13:52
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Kurds Gather at Erbil’s UN Office to Condemn Iranian Attack in Koya

BAS News - 2018-09-12 13:10
ERBIL — Hundreds of political and civic society activists, journalists, and civilians gathered on Wednesday outside the United Nations office in Erbil to decry the recent Iranian deadly attack against the headquarters of two Iranian Kurdish opposition pa ...

In Pictures: Kurdish Cities Close Down Marketplaces to Protest Iran's Attack on Opposition Parties

BAS News - 2018-09-12 10:11
ERBIL - The Kurdish cities in Iran have staged a strike by closing down the marketplaces to protest the recent missile attack on the headquarters of two Iranian Kurdish opposition parties in the Kurdistan Region's Koya district near the capital city. The ...

KMMK-Geneva condemns Iran’s attacks on PDKI’s HQ and execution of political prisoners

Kurdpa - 2018-09-11 12:45
In a statement, the Association for Human Rights in Kurdistan of Iran-Geneva (KMMK-G) calls on “the International Community” to “condemn and halt Iran’s aggression, its missiles attacks on the headquarters of Kurdish political parties and refugee camps i ...

Iran’s attack on Kurds is a message to Washington, Riyadh and Jerusalem

Jewish Coalition for Kurdistan - 2018-09-11 12:19
The Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps in Iran claimed credit for a missile attack on Kurdish opposition groups in Koya in northern Iraq. ...

VP Pence Condemns Iran’s Attack in Call with PM Barzani

BAS News - 2018-09-10 22:53
ERBIL - The US vice president Mike Pence has condemned Iran’s missile attack on the headquarters of two Iranian opposition groups in the Kurdistan Region. During a phone call with the Kurdistan Region PM Nechirvan Barzani on Monday night, the US top offi ...

In Pictures: Kurds Gather in Canada to Condemn Iranian Attack on Kurds

BAS News - 2018-09-10 10:25
ERBIL — Kurdish diaspora in Canada held a peaceful gathering in Toronto on Sunday to condemn the execution of Kurdish activists and bombardment of Kurdish parties by Iran. Several dozens of Kurds attended the gathering, hoisting Kurdistan’s flag and call ...

Iran’s attack on Kurds is a message to Washington, Riyadh and Jerusalem

Jerusalem Post - 2018-09-09 22:04
Iran has been fighting Kurdish opposition for years and in Iran there have been increasing clashes. ...

Gorran Official Blames PUK for Iranian Attack on Kurdish Oppositions

BAS News - 2018-09-08 15:02
ERBIL — A senior member of the Change Movement (Gorran) says the Patriotic Union of Kurdistan (PUK) assisted the Islamic Republic of Iran in Saturday’s deadly attack against two main Iranian Kurdish opposition parties in Koya (some 65 kilometres southeas ...

Reporters Without Borders condemned Iran’s harshness against Kurdish journalists

Kurdpa - 2018-09-02 11:30
Kurdistan Press Agency (Kurdpa): In statement, Reporters Without Borders condemned the Islamic Republic of Iran’s latest steps against Iranian journalist, including two Kurdish journalists. ...

Kurdish Film on Halabja Chemical Attack Competes in Int. Festival

BAS News - 2018-08-28 10:04
ERBIL — A documentary film about the Baath regime’s atrocity of chemical attack against Kurds in Halabja is now competing alongside dozens of other works in an international festival. Halabja, a city in Kurdistan Region, came under chemical bombardment b ...

Iran opens lawsuit against US sanctions at ICJ

Waar Media - 2018-08-27 12:58
WAAR-DUHOK: Iran will argue Monday against renewed sanctions imposed by the United States, as a bitter legal battle between Tehran and Washington opens before the UN’s top court. US President Donald Trump reimposed a wave of tough unilateral sanctions on ...