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Kurdish women’s movement discussed in Paris

ANF - 2018-12-09 13:04
Bidard said: “The HDP is not only a Kurdish political party. In Turkey today, not only Kurds, but also many women, academics and journalists are on trial and in jails.” ...

France’s contribution towards the Global Coalition against Daesh

The Global Coalition - 2018-12-06 17:44
France is an active member of the Coalition against Daesh and has contributed towards stabilisation projects in Iraq and Syria. L’article France’s contribution towards the Global Coalition against Daesh est apparu en premier sur The Global Coalition Agai ...

HDP Women’s Assembly Member Coskun arrested

ANF - 2018-12-06 14:43
HDP Women’s Assembly and the Revolutionary Party member Benazir Coskun has been arrested after her detention as part of the political genocide operations. ...

From Nouri to the YPJ: Evolving Visions of Kurdish Femininity

Hawzhin Press - 2018-12-05 09:36
Kurdish women, like most Middle Eastern women, navigate a complex patriarchal terrain of oppression, erasure, and marginalization. Kurdish women’s increasing The post From Nouri to the YPJ: Evolving Visions of Kurdish Femininity appeared first on Hawzhin ...

More than 50,000 domestic workers have come to Iraqi Kurdistan since 2007

E-Kurd - 2018-11-30 12:01
HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— The Peace and Freedom Organization (PFO-K) released on Thursday a report on the use of migrant domestic workers in Iraq’s Kurdistan region. According to PFOK, more than 50,314 domestic workers came to Kurdistan reg ...

Gunmen attack office of violence against women in Iraqi Kurdistan

E-Kurd - 2018-11-29 22:40
UN condemns attack on combating violence against women office SULAIMANI, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— Unidentified gunmen opened fire and shot at least one rocket at the Directorate to Combat Violence against Women in Sulaimani city in Iraqi Kurdistan early ...

Rudaw: After years of silence, music fills streets of Iraq’s Mosul

Justice for Kurds - 2018-11-22 05:17
MOSUL, Iraq – For centuries, it was a magnet for artists across the region and churned out Iraq’s best musicians – but recent years saw Mosul suffer a devastating musical purge. For three years until last summer, the sprawling northern city was under the ...

Rebuilding Iraq’s Public Works Infrastructure Following the Defeat of ISIS

Foreign Policy Research Institute - 2018-11-21 22:44
This report studies the challenges of rebuilding Iraq’s public works infrastructure following the “perfect storm” of the ISIS insurgency and low oil prices. The major challenge is that the Government of Iraq’s estimate of $88 billion severely understates ...

Iran to execute two Kurdish women on adultery charges

The Kurdish Project - 2018-11-09 04:18
Jnikanlou, a mother of two children, was arrested on allegations of committing adultery in 2017. The post Iran to execute two Kurdish women on adultery charges appeared first on The Kurdish Project. ...

US Appoints New Ambassador to Iraq

BAS News - 2018-11-08 12:12
ERBIL — The United States has appointed a new diplomat to replace current Ambassador to Iraq Douglas Silliman, the White House announced on Wednesday. The new ambassador is said to be Matthew Tueller, who currently serves as Washington’s top diplomat in ...