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From Mundane Details to Great Revelations - The Armenian Mirror-Spectator

From Mundane Details to Great Revelations - The Armenian Mirror-Spectator

Mirrorspectator - 2018-11-08 21:41

From Mundane Details to Great Revelations - The Armenian Mirror-Spectator - Mirrorspectator

Setback for Human Rights: the ‘New Munich’ of International Relations - The Armenian Mirror-Spectator

Mirrorspectator - 2018-12-07 10:16

(300) fighters from Tabqa join the fighting fronts

SDF Press - 2018-12-05 17:32
Tabqa – Forces of Martyr Buthan Battalion (300) fighters from Raqqa and Tabqa Cities and their Countrysides headed to Deir EZ -Zor countryside to participate in the battles to defeat terrorism in the last strongholds. The regiment’s fighters participated ...

Artsakh President’s Spokesman Provides Overview of Recent Developments - The Armenian Mirror-Spectator

Mirrorspectator - 2018-12-05 06:53

IDPs in Mosul Plains Suffer from Cold Winter

BAS News - 2018-12-03 23:21
ERBIL - The IDPs in the Mosul plains are suffering from the cold winter due to the poor services in their camps, while they cannot return to their city as a result of great damages to their houses. The IDPs, who are estimated to be over 10,000 civilians, ...

Sevan Nisanyan: ‘It is Agonizing to Witness What’s Happening in Turkey’ - The Armenian Mirror-Spectator

Mirrorspectator - 2018-11-29 22:49

Panel: The Anti-Kurdish Paradigm – From Sykes-Picot to the September 2017 Referendum in Iraqi Kurdistan

Kurdish Studies Network - 2018-11-26 12:31
November 26, 2018, 1-3 p.m. The National Press Club, Holeman Lounge 529 14th St NW Washington, DC 20045 The KPRC is pleased to announce a panel discussion with Mr. Ismail Beşikçi. Mr. Ismail Beşikçi is a renowned sociologist, Kurdologist, PEN Honorary Mem ...

Demirtas calls on Kurds to save their language from 'extinction' - The Armenian Mirror-Spectator

Mirrorspectator - 2018-11-23 19:35

A Message From The Official Coalition Representative

The Global Coalition - 2018-11-15 21:38
I am hugely honoured to take up the position of Official Coalition Representative. L’article A Message From The Official Coalition Representative est apparu en premier sur The Global Coalition Against Daesh. ...

Taxing Wars: The American Way of War Finance and the Decline of Democracy

Foreign Policy Research Institute - 2018-11-14 21:21
In this episode of FPRI Radio Michael Noonan sits down with Sarah Kreps from Cornell University to discuss her Pennsylvania […] The post Taxing Wars: The American Way of War Finance and the Decline of Democracy appeared first on Foreign Policy Research I ...

Iranian Forces Kill Kurdish Porter on Border Path to Kurdistan region of Iraq

Waar Media - 2018-11-12 17:49
WAAR-DUHOK: Iran’s security forces have shot and killed an Iranian Kurdish man in a mountainous border region where he was working as a porter to import goods from neighboring Kurdistan region of Iraq. The shooting of the Kurdish porter happened Sunday N ...

Mosul Road to Border City of Rabia Re-opened

BAS News - 2018-11-12 15:18
ERBIL — The strategic road linking Mosul to Rabia on the border with Syria is now re-opened, said Nineveh governor on Monday. The road was closed down after suffering from massive destructions as the result of years of war in northern Iraq, said governor ...

Iraqi Govt. Allocates Nearly 200 Billion Dinar Budget for Pro-Iran Militias

BAS News - 2018-11-07 13:33
ERBIL — The Iraqi government has allocated 197 billion Dinar of its budget for the Iranian-backed militias of Hashd al-Shaabi. According to the press office of the Iraqi premier, the allocation is made from Iraq’s annual budget for the year of 2019, as r ...

Turkey threatens Syria’s Kurds: A headache for the US?

Rûdaw - 2018-11-07 07:49
“If the US give in to Turkey, they will no longer be able to count on the Kurds” ...

Iran: A Female Prisoner Detained at Khoy Prison Sentenced to Death for Adultery

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2018-11-07 02:00
A female prisoner detained at Khoy Prison was sentenced to death by the Criminal Court (Branch1) of Khoy on charges of adultery (sex outside marriage). Kurdistan Human Rights Network (KHRN) has been informed that Golestan Jankanloo (married with two child ...

Iran: Two Kurdish Women Sentenced to Death on Adultery Charges

BAS News - 2018-11-05 22:33
ERBIL - An Iranian court has sentenced two women to death over "committing adultery", a monitoring group said on Monday. "A Kurdish woman from Mako by the name of Gulistan Jnikanlou was sentenced to death by the Khoy Criminal Court of West Azerbaijan Pro ...

Next Kurdistan Government to Add New Ministry: Economy in Focus

BAS News - 2018-11-05 13:21
ERBIL — The new Kurdistan Regional Government is expected to re-structure the cabinet with a new ministry introduced in hopes of helping further economic prosperity in the future, an official said. Following the approval of the parliamentary election by ...

An Iranian Baha’i Transferred to Prison in Sanandaj to Serve his One year Imprisonment Sentence

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2018-11-03 02:02
Iranian Baha’i Zabihollah Raoufi, was taken to Sanandaj prison to serve his one year imprisonment sentence. He was sentenced to one Year of imprisonment and one year of exile to Minab by the Revolutionary Court of Sanandaj in December 2015 on charges of p ...

Italy to Start Withdrawing its Forces from Iraq: Minister

BAS News - 2018-10-29 18:50
ERBIL - The Italian government has started the preparations to withdraw its forces from Iraq after being stationed in the country to support the Iraqi and Kurdish Peshmerga forces in the past few years against the Islamic State (IS), the country's Defens ...

The outcome of a month of “battle to defeat terrorism”, from 11 September to 10 October

SDF Press - 2018-10-10 17:24
Within the framework of the “battle to defeat terrorism”, in the last phase of the campaign “Asefat AL-Jazeera” to eliminate the last remnants of the ” Daesh terrorist” in the eastern areas of the Euphrates adjacent to the Iraqi border, SDF are supported ...